The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 100 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sage 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 1.00% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.91%
Sage
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
575 598 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.82% 42.11% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 454 534 480
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in Wales

Sage
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +7 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Sage.

1 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) Mac OS X
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) NAS
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Internet
2 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) MS Office
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) FTP
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 4 (22.22%) SLA
5 4 (22.22%) Adobe
5 4 (22.22%) Replication
5 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (22.22%) SAN

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (22.22%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.56%) GoldMine
2 1 (5.56%) Infor CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Sage CRM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) NAS
2 9 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) FTP
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) IT Support
2 7 (38.89%) IT Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Head of IT
3 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Sage Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Sage 200 Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
1 4 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Mac OS X
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) Infor
4 1 (5.56%) Epicor
4 1 (5.56%) IFS
4 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
4 1 (5.56%) SAP