The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 97 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.077% 1.20% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 2.54% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 11
Average salary £60,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
605 591 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.36% 47.43% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 534 520 398
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
UK

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Wales region.

Sage Salary Trend in Wales

Sage
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
South Wales -7 1 £60,000 +93.76%
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam