The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 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.

Sage
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 249 236
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 20 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.71% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 33
Median salary £37,500 £32,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% -18.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £75,000
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 the East of England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2506 3504 3523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 41.01% 47.57% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2743 2747
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Sage
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hertfordshire +14 9 £37,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +14 5 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Bedfordshire +17 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Essex +16 2 £22,500 -18.18%
Suffolk - 2 £24,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 19 (51.35%) Sage 200
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) ERP
3 14 (37.84%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (32.43%) SAP
5 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.03%) CRM
7 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
8 8 (21.62%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
9 7 (18.92%) C
9 7 (18.92%) MS Office
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
9 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.22%) VB
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) IIS
11 5 (13.51%) C#
11 5 (13.51%) C++
11 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.51%) Dell
11 5 (13.51%) Symantec
11 5 (13.51%) Firewall

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (16.22%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 5 (13.51%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Sage 200
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (13.51%) Sage 50
2 5 (13.51%) SAP Business One
3 4 (10.81%) Sage CRM
3 4 (10.81%) Sage X3
4 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (8.11%) Sage 1000
5 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (5.41%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.70%) Exchequer
6 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
6 1 (2.70%) Line 500
6 1 (2.70%) Movex
6 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.70%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) iTunes
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.81%) MS Access
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Sage Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Business Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) ODBC
3 1 (2.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
2 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ERP
2 10 (27.03%) CRM
3 5 (13.51%) Logistics
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
4 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.41%) Cash Management
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Process Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
3 7 (18.92%) C
4 6 (16.22%) VB
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.70%) SOQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (13.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Dell
4 5 (13.51%) SonicWALL
4 5 (13.51%) Symantec
5 3 (8.11%) Apple
5 3 (8.11%) Hyperion
5 3 (8.11%) Infor
5 3 (8.11%) Pegasus
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Epicor
7 1 (2.70%) HubSpot
7 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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