The first table below looks at the demand for Sage 50 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 50 over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Business Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage 50
Rank 204 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.038% 0.018% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +33.33%
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
614 445 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.53% 8.04% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 491 328 424
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Sage 50
England

Sage 50
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 50
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the West Midlands region.

Sage 50 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 50
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Solihull - 1 £34,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £27,500 -
Sage 50
England

Sage 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 50 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 50.

1 5 (100.00%) Sage
2 4 (80.00%) Exchequer
2 4 (80.00%) Sage 200
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
3 3 (60.00%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (60.00%) CODA
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (20.00%) Draytek
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 50 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 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Exchequer
1 4 (80.00%) Sage 200
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
2 3 (60.00%) CODA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Draytek
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago