Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Sage
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.86% 1.06% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 2.63% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Chester median annual salary £25,000 £24,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -10.00% -
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +37.93% +5.45% -31.25%

Sage is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Chester.

All Vendors
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 157 114 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 44.86% 40.43% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 132 89 137
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -1.28% +1.30%
10th Percentile £20,625 £27,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,375 £57,500 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Chester

Sage
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Sage in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware