The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
North West / Cheshire
Rank 82 100 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 7 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 0.38% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.91% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 17
Median salary £31,000 £35,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.67% +18.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 486 548 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.98% 41.86% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 384 431 626
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Sage as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Cheshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sage in Cheshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in Cheshire

Sage
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Runcorn - 2 £21,000 -
Warrington - 2 £31,000 - 1
Chester +5 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) ERP
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 8 (38.10%) Office 365
4 8 (38.10%) Sage X3
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) CRM
6 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Android
7 5 (23.81%) Power BI
7 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 5 (23.81%) Advertising
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Line 50
8 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
8 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (19.05%) Siemens
8 4 (19.05%) PaperCut
8 4 (19.05%) Sage 200
8 4 (19.05%) Skype
8 4 (19.05%) OneDrive

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Sage X3
2 4 (19.05%) Line 50
2 4 (19.05%) Sage 200
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Business One
4 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Line 500
5 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
5 1 (4.76%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) VoIP
2 4 (19.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Power BI
2 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (19.05%) IT Technician
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Sage Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (28.57%) Android
3 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ERP
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 3 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.76%) Logistics
7 1 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Siemens
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Epicor
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Infor
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago