The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 733 692 695
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sage 218 252 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 196 223 218
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46445 49887 48743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.76% 47.71% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38063 40967 38602
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sage
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage within the UK.

Sage Salary Trend in the UK

Sage
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Sage Salary Histogram in the UK

Sage
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 202 £39,125 -2.18% 135
South East -8 66 £40,000 -5.88% 18
London +27 50 £43,750 -12.50% 35
Hampshire +11 23 £38,000 -20.00% 5
East of England -15 23 £27,500 -31.25% 7
Berkshire +9 19 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Hertfordshire -7 16 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Yorkshire +6 15 £37,250 -6.87% 5
North West -6 14 £35,500 +7.57% 17
South West -16 14 £40,000 +77.77% 18
Surrey +4 13 £45,000 - 5
Letchworth - 12 £27,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +8 11 £32,500 +1.56% 3
East Midlands -6 11 £32,625 -18.43% 13
Wales +9 9 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Leeds -2 9 £21,000 -34.37% 3
Reading +11 7 £65,000 +8.33%
South Wales +5 7 £19,000 -66.22% 1
West Midlands -28 7 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Manchester +11 6 £40,000 - 10
Bristol -7 6 £40,000 +77.77% 5
City of London +56 5 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Cheshire +10 5 £35,500 +18.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -19 5 £27,500 -4.34% 3
Derbyshire -4 4 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Essex -13 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Bridgend - 4 £18,500 -
Dorset - 4 £25,000 - 2
High Wycombe - 4 £28,000 -
Kent +13 3 £27,000 -37.93%

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage.

1 212 (48.85%) ERP
2 206 (47.47%) Finance
3 136 (31.34%) SQL
4 132 (30.41%) Microsoft
5 129 (29.72%) SAP
6 92 (21.20%) CRM
6 92 (21.20%) Sage 200
7 87 (20.05%) MS Excel
8 84 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 82 (18.89%) Oracle
10 69 (15.90%) Sage X3
11 67 (15.44%) Epicor
12 66 (15.21%) Infor
13 65 (14.98%) Windows
14 63 (14.52%) Dynamics AX
15 58 (13.36%) Dynamics NAV
16 54 (12.44%) SAP Business One
16 54 (12.44%) Active Directory
17 52 (11.98%) MS Office
17 52 (11.98%) Advertising
18 48 (11.06%) Unit4 Business World
19 46 (10.60%) .NET
19 46 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
20 44 (10.14%) NetSuite
21 40 (9.22%) Degree
22 37 (8.53%) Project Management
22 37 (8.53%) Manufacturing
23 36 (8.29%) MS Exchange
24 35 (8.06%) IFS
25 34 (7.83%) C#

Sage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (8.29%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.00%) Tuxedo
4 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.30%) SugarCRM
6 8 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.38%) IIS
8 5 (1.15%) Apache
8 5 (1.15%) Lync
9 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.92%) Moodle
9 4 (0.92%) Totara
9 4 (0.92%) WordPress
10 3 (0.69%) CMS
10 3 (0.69%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.46%) Zimbra
Applications
1 87 (20.05%) MS Excel
2 52 (11.98%) MS Office
3 7 (1.61%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.69%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.69%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.46%) MS Project
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 92 (21.20%) Sage 200
2 69 (15.90%) Sage X3
3 63 (14.52%) Dynamics AX
4 58 (13.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 54 (12.44%) SAP Business One
6 48 (11.06%) Unit4 Business World
7 34 (7.83%) Sage 1000
8 33 (7.60%) Line 500
9 28 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
10 26 (5.99%) Dynamics GP
11 24 (5.53%) Dynamics CRM
12 21 (4.84%) Sage CRM
13 19 (4.38%) Oracle Financials
14 15 (3.46%) Infor CRM
14 15 (3.46%) Oracle Cash Management
15 13 (3.00%) Oracle Payables
15 13 (3.00%) Oracle Receivables
16 10 (2.30%) Exchequer
17 9 (2.07%) Oracle Assets
17 9 (2.07%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.30%) Office 365
2 13 (3.00%) SaaS
2 13 (3.00%) Sage Pay
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.45%) Firewall
2 27 (6.22%) DNS
3 16 (3.69%) DHCP
4 15 (3.46%) Internet
5 14 (3.23%) VPN
6 11 (2.53%) WAN
7 10 (2.30%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.30%) VoIP
8 9 (2.07%) NAS
9 7 (1.61%) SAN
9 7 (1.61%) SMTP
10 6 (1.38%) FTP
10 6 (1.38%) LAN
11 5 (1.15%) ATM
11 5 (1.15%) Broadband
11 5 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.92%) Network Security
12 4 (0.92%) PBX
13 3 (0.69%) Intranet
13 3 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.99%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.46%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.61%) MySQL
7 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.15%) MS Access
8 5 (1.15%) QlikView
9 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.46%) Big Data
10 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.23%) DTS
11 1 (0.23%) OLAP
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.92%) Grunt
4 4 (0.92%) gulp
4 4 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.46%) MSI
6 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 206 (47.47%) Finance
2 52 (11.98%) Advertising
3 37 (8.53%) Manufacturing
4 29 (6.68%) Retail
5 21 (4.84%) General Ledger
6 16 (3.69%) Banking
7 9 (2.07%) Marketing
8 7 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.15%) Back Office
10 4 (0.92%) German Language
10 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.69%) French Language
11 3 (0.69%) Front Office
11 3 (0.69%) Legal
11 3 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.46%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (30.88%) Consultant
2 68 (15.67%) Analyst
3 60 (13.82%) Sage Consultant
4 49 (11.29%) Developer
5 41 (9.45%) ERP Consultant
6 38 (8.76%) Support Analyst
7 30 (6.91%) Implementation Consultant
8 27 (6.22%) Applications Support
9 24 (5.53%) Sage 200 Consultant
10 23 (5.30%) IT Support
11 18 (4.15%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.92%) .NET Developer
12 17 (3.92%) Administrator
13 16 (3.69%) Business Consultant
13 16 (3.69%) Software Consultant
14 14 (3.23%) Account Manager
14 14 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
14 14 (3.23%) Support Consultant
15 13 (3.00%) SAP Business Consultant
15 13 (3.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.60%) .NET
2 24 (5.53%) HTML
3 22 (5.07%) ASP.NET
4 15 (3.46%) COM
4 15 (3.46%) Web Services
5 14 (3.23%) XML
6 13 (3.00%) CSS
7 10 (2.30%) jQuery
8 8 (1.84%) EDI
9 7 (1.61%) HTML5
10 6 (1.38%) WCF
11 5 (1.15%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.15%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.92%) Backbone.js
12 4 (0.92%) LAMP
12 4 (0.92%) RequireJS
12 4 (0.92%) Sass
13 3 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.38%) Driving Licence
3 15 (3.46%) FMCG
3 15 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.00%) Fintech
5 11 (2.53%) e-Learning
6 9 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.15%) EMV
7 5 (1.15%) NHS
8 4 (0.92%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.92%) Contactless
9 3 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.69%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.69%) iPad
9 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.23%) Social Media
11 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.98%) Windows
2 28 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 22 (5.07%) Windows 7
3 22 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (4.38%) Linux
5 13 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.84%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.84%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.38%) Android
9 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.92%) Unix
10 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (48.85%) ERP
2 92 (21.20%) CRM
3 37 (8.53%) Project Management
4 31 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 30 (6.91%) Migration
6 27 (6.22%) E-Commerce
7 24 (5.53%) Presales
8 22 (5.07%) Data Migration
9 20 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (4.15%) Business Development
10 18 (4.15%) Time Management
11 17 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (3.92%) ITIL
12 16 (3.69%) Logistics
13 15 (3.46%) Cash Management
13 15 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (3.23%) Test Scripting
15 13 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (2.76%) Business Process Mapping
16 12 (2.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 136 (31.34%) SQL
2 34 (7.83%) C#
3 20 (4.61%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 11 (2.53%) PHP
5 11 (2.53%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.53%) VBA
6 6 (1.38%) Java
6 6 (1.38%) VB
7 5 (1.15%) C++
8 3 (0.69%) C
9 2 (0.46%) Uniface
10 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (9.22%) Degree
2 10 (2.30%) ACCA
2 10 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.07%) CIMA
4 6 (1.38%) ISEB
5 5 (1.15%) AAT
5 5 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.15%) MCP
5 5 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.92%) PMP
7 3 (0.69%) MCSE
8 2 (0.46%) CCNA
8 2 (0.46%) CCNP
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.46%) MCITP
8 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.61%) SLA
2 8 (1.84%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.46%) BS7799
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 54 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.15%) vSphere
4 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.23%) Ceph
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.15%) SCCM
2 3 (0.69%) cPanel
2 3 (0.69%) WSUS
3 2 (0.46%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.46%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.46%) SCOM
3 2 (0.46%) vMotion
4 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 132 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 129 (29.72%) SAP
3 82 (18.89%) Oracle
4 67 (15.44%) Epicor
5 66 (15.21%) Infor
6 44 (10.14%) NetSuite
7 35 (8.06%) IFS
8 34 (7.83%) VMware
9 29 (6.68%) JD Edwards
10 21 (4.84%) CODA
10 21 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (4.38%) Pegasus
12 14 (3.23%) Citrix
13 13 (3.00%) CyberSource
13 13 (3.00%) DataCash
13 13 (3.00%) Elavon
13 13 (3.00%) TSYS
13 13 (3.00%) VeriFone
13 13 (3.00%) VocaLink
13 13 (3.00%) WorldPay
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Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
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