The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Watford 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 68 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.21% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 2.02% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £40,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
312 198 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 55.03% 60.00% 64.03%
Number of salaries quoted 235 171 143
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Hertfordshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sage
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Sage Salary Trend in Watford

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee