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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
UK
Rank 527 699 695
Rank change year-on-year
+172 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 341 236 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 294 214 236
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £24,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
36692 46849 50671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 45.84% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29544 38337 41483
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +167 309 £40,000 +6.66% 100
London +81 65 £47,500 +11.76% 17
South East +52 63 £40,000 - 19
North West +23 45 £40,000 - 12
West Midlands +63 44 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Yorkshire +40 34 £33,750 -10.00% 6
Manchester -6 23 £40,000 - 11
Birmingham +35 21 £45,000 - 2
East of England +14 20 £37,500 +25.00% 8
South West +18 18 £36,000 -4.00% 5
Surrey +48 16 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Berkshire +31 15 £47,500 -20.83% 4
South Wales +22 15 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Wales +20 15 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Hampshire +11 14 £27,000 -28.00% 3
West Yorkshire +27 13 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East Midlands +18 13 £32,500 +7.43% 12
East Yorkshire - 13 £25,000 -
Hull - 13 £25,000 -
Cardiff +22 12 £27,500 -26.66%
Merseyside - 12 £40,000 -
City of London +38 11 £37,500 +36.36%
Leeds +21 10 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Hertfordshire +9 10 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Wiltshire - 9 £47,500 -
Liverpool - 9 £45,000 -
Scotland +24 8 £35,500 +5.97% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £32,500 +6.55% 3
Reading +45 7 £57,500 -11.53%
Nottingham +11 7 £32,500 +6.55% 3

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sage.

1 420 (61.14%) ERP
2 291 (42.36%) Finance
3 213 (31.00%) SAP
4 193 (28.09%) CRM
5 188 (27.37%) Microsoft
6 180 (26.20%) SQL
6 180 (26.20%) Sage 200
7 168 (24.45%) Advertising
8 148 (21.54%) Infor
9 135 (19.65%) NetSuite
10 130 (18.92%) Epicor
11 125 (18.20%) Sage X3
12 120 (17.47%) MS Excel
13 117 (17.03%) Manufacturing
14 102 (14.85%) SAP Business One
14 102 (14.85%) Windows
15 100 (14.56%) Oracle
16 97 (14.12%) SQL Server
17 93 (13.54%) Dynamics NAV
18 89 (12.95%) E-Commerce
19 76 (11.06%) MS Office
20 68 (9.90%) Active Directory
21 66 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
22 65 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
22 65 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
22 65 (9.46%) Degree
23 64 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
24 63 (9.17%) JD Edwards
25 62 (9.02%) JavaScript
25 62 (9.02%) Dynamics AX

Sage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (6.70%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.31%) CMS
3 9 (1.31%) IIS
4 8 (1.16%) JCAPS
5 7 (1.02%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.87%) SugarCRM
7 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.29%) Drupal
9 2 (0.29%) PrestaShop
9 2 (0.29%) Site Server
9 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.29%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 120 (17.47%) MS Excel
2 76 (11.06%) MS Office
3 6 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 180 (26.20%) Sage 200
2 135 (19.65%) NetSuite
3 125 (18.20%) Sage X3
4 102 (14.85%) SAP Business One
5 93 (13.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 65 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
7 62 (9.02%) Dynamics AX
8 50 (7.28%) Unit4 Business World
9 45 (6.55%) Sage CRM
10 41 (5.97%) Sage 1000
11 32 (4.66%) Dynamics GP
12 26 (3.78%) Infor M3
13 25 (3.64%) Sage 50
14 23 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
15 16 (2.33%) Movex
16 13 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
17 12 (1.75%) Lawson
18 11 (1.60%) Infor CRM
19 10 (1.46%) Line 500
19 10 (1.46%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.51%) SaaS
2 29 (4.22%) Office 365
3 11 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.46%) FinancialForce.com
5 8 (1.16%) Sage Pay
6 6 (0.87%) Mimecast
6 6 (0.87%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.58%) Boomi
7 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.29%) Force.com
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.51%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.75%) Firewall
2 12 (1.75%) VoIP
3 10 (1.46%) WAN
4 9 (1.31%) LAN
4 9 (1.31%) Skype
5 7 (1.02%) VPN
6 6 (0.87%) Intranet
7 5 (0.73%) DNS
8 3 (0.44%) Broadband
8 3 (0.44%) DHCP
8 3 (0.44%) Internet
8 3 (0.44%) WebEx
9 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.15%) ATM
10 1 (0.15%) DSL
10 1 (0.15%) SMTP
10 1 (0.15%) SNMP
10 1 (0.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.11%) Crystal Reports
3 36 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (2.62%) MySQL
6 16 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.46%) Big Data
9 8 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.16%) Power BI
10 7 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.73%) DTS
13 3 (0.44%) MS Access
13 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.29%) JIRA
4 2 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 291 (42.36%) Finance
2 168 (24.45%) Advertising
3 117 (17.03%) Manufacturing
4 58 (8.44%) Retail
5 25 (3.64%) Marketing
6 18 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.89%) Banking
8 10 (1.46%) Automotive
9 5 (0.73%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.44%) Back Office
10 3 (0.44%) Front Office
10 3 (0.44%) Local Government
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 230 (33.48%) Consultant
2 112 (16.30%) Sage Consultant
3 94 (13.68%) Analyst
4 77 (11.21%) Developer
5 59 (8.59%) Software Consultant
6 53 (7.71%) Implementation Consultant
7 52 (7.57%) ERP Consultant
7 52 (7.57%) Support Analyst
8 45 (6.55%) Support Engineer
9 43 (6.26%) Applications Support
9 43 (6.26%) Support Consultant
10 42 (6.11%) ERP Manager
11 40 (5.82%) Sage 200 Consultant
12 37 (5.39%) Project Manager
13 34 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
14 29 (4.22%) Business Manager
14 29 (4.22%) Development Manager
15 26 (3.78%) Business Development Manager
15 26 (3.78%) IT Manager
16 25 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.13%) .NET
2 37 (5.39%) HTML
3 22 (3.20%) ASP.NET
4 18 (2.62%) XML
5 16 (2.33%) CSS
6 13 (1.89%) Middleware
7 12 (1.75%) Web Services
8 10 (1.46%) COM
9 8 (1.16%) Ajax
9 8 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (1.16%) EDI
9 8 (1.16%) jQuery
9 8 (1.16%) SAP PI
10 6 (0.87%) REST
11 5 (0.73%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.73%) HTML5
11 5 (0.73%) SOAP
12 4 (0.58%) Restlet
12 4 (0.58%) Visualforce
13 3 (0.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.20%) iPad
3 10 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.02%) iPhone
6 7 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.73%) FMCG
8 4 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.58%) EPoS
9 3 (0.44%) PMI
10 2 (0.29%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.29%) Replication
10 2 (0.29%) User Experience
11 1 (0.15%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.15%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.15%) Kindle
11 1 (0.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (14.85%) Windows
2 53 (7.71%) Windows 7
3 27 (3.93%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.78%) Windows 10
5 22 (3.20%) Linux
6 16 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 15 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.75%) Android
9 12 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.75%) Unix
10 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.73%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) VyOS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (61.14%) ERP
2 193 (28.09%) CRM
3 89 (12.95%) E-Commerce
4 66 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (8.73%) Presales
6 45 (6.55%) Project Management
7 39 (5.68%) Business Development
8 29 (4.22%) Business Analysis
8 29 (4.22%) Migration
9 28 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
10 26 (3.78%) ITIL
10 26 (3.78%) PRINCE2
10 26 (3.78%) Service Management
11 25 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (3.49%) Business Process Mapping
12 24 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (3.20%) Logistics
13 22 (3.20%) Web Development
14 19 (2.77%) Data Migration
14 19 (2.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 180 (26.20%) SQL
2 62 (9.02%) JavaScript
3 39 (5.68%) C#
4 29 (4.22%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.04%) VB
6 11 (1.60%) VB.NET
7 10 (1.46%) C++
8 9 (1.31%) C
9 7 (1.02%) PHP
10 6 (0.87%) Java
11 5 (0.73%) VBA
12 4 (0.58%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.58%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.58%) Python
13 3 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.29%) J#
14 2 (0.29%) Perl
14 2 (0.29%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.29%) VBScript
15 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (9.46%) Degree
2 20 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (2.62%) AAT
4 12 (1.75%) ACCA
5 11 (1.60%) CIMA
5 11 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.02%) MCSA
7 5 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.44%) ISEB
8 3 (0.44%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) PMP
8 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.22%) SLA
2 7 (1.02%) QA
3 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) IFRS
4 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.73%) vSphere
5 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) PaperCut
1 5 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.29%) Nagios
3 2 (0.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.29%) SCOM
4 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.15%) WMI
4 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 213 (31.00%) SAP
2 188 (27.37%) Microsoft
3 148 (21.54%) Infor
4 130 (18.92%) Epicor
5 100 (14.56%) Oracle
6 65 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
7 63 (9.17%) JD Edwards
8 42 (6.11%) Citrix
9 37 (5.39%) Pegasus
10 33 (4.80%) IFS
11 30 (4.37%) Sun
12 23 (3.35%) VMware
13 14 (2.04%) Workday
14 12 (1.75%) Cognos
15 11 (1.60%) CODA
15 11 (1.60%) SonicWALL
16 10 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
17 9 (1.31%) QAD
17 9 (1.31%) Tableau
17 9 (1.31%) Talend
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £25000.00 per annum + pesion & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Talent International
Salary: £150000 - £185000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Talent International
Salary: £150000 - £185000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + on site parking,bonus structure
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
blu digital
Posted: 8 hours ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 40% Staff Discount + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + pension/25 hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Woodford Green, Essex
Goddard Veterinary Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum CPD, Health care, Car, Laptop, Phone, staff di
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 13 days ago