Period
to 17 July 2018

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 6 months to 17 July 2018 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
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 343 346
Rank change year-on-year +55 +3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Sage 73 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62 24 39
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +19.05% -21.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £25,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

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 the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,239 5,337 6,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.12% 42.75% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,919 4,110 5,071
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 34 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hertfordshire +2 18 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Bedfordshire +25 9 £70,000 +133.33%
Essex - 6 £67,500 - 1
Suffolk 0 3 £67,500 +181.25%
Norfolk - 3 £52,500 - 1
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 63 (86.30%) ERP
2 50 (68.49%) SAP
3 44 (60.27%) Oracle
4 43 (58.90%) Finance
5 39 (53.42%) Epicor
5 39 (53.42%) Infor
6 33 (45.21%) CRM
7 31 (42.47%) Advertising
8 28 (38.36%) Manufacturing
9 25 (34.25%) NetSuite
10 24 (32.88%) E-Commerce
11 22 (30.14%) SAP Business One
12 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
12 20 (27.40%) Xero
13 16 (21.92%) Dynamics AX
14 13 (17.81%) Project Management
14 13 (17.81%) Hyperion
15 12 (16.44%) JD Edwards
15 12 (16.44%) Office 365
16 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (13.70%) Dynamics 365
16 10 (13.70%) IFS
17 9 (12.33%) SQL
17 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
17 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
17 9 (12.33%) Intranet
17 9 (12.33%) HFM
17 9 (12.33%) Document Management
18 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
18 8 (10.96%) Sage 200

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 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (34.25%) NetSuite
2 22 (30.14%) SAP Business One
3 16 (21.92%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (12.33%) HFM
5 8 (10.96%) Sage 200
6 7 (9.59%) Infor M3
7 6 (8.22%) BPCS
7 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (8.22%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (8.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (5.48%) Sage BI
8 4 (5.48%) Sage X3
9 3 (4.11%) Epicor Tropos
10 2 (2.74%) Infor LN
10 2 (2.74%) Lawson
11 1 (1.37%) Magento
11 1 (1.37%) Sage 50
11 1 (1.37%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Office 365
2 10 (13.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Intranet
2 3 (4.11%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) LAN
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
3 2 (2.74%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) ADSL
4 1 (1.37%) ATM
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) IMAP
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) POP3
4 1 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 43 (58.90%) Finance
2 31 (42.47%) Advertising
3 28 (38.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Consultant
3 11 (15.07%) NetSuite Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.33%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Sage Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Business Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Implementation Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) NetSuite Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) ERP Manager
8 5 (6.85%) IT Support
8 5 (6.85%) Sage 200 Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Data Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Data Migration Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Data Migration Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Migration Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) APACS
4 1 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.37%) EFT
4 1 (1.37%) EFTPOS
4 1 (1.37%) EMV
4 1 (1.37%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.37%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (86.30%) ERP
2 33 (45.21%) CRM
3 24 (32.88%) E-Commerce
4 13 (17.81%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Document Management
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.85%) Presales
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.48%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.11%) Analytics
9 3 (4.11%) Logistics
9 3 (4.11%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (2.74%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) Telesales
10 2 (2.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.48%) C#
3 4 (5.48%) VB
3 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
3 4 (5.48%) VB6
3 4 (5.48%) VBA
4 3 (4.11%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) ACCA
2 5 (6.85%) CIMA
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.48%) PMP
4 2 (2.74%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.37%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) SAP
2 44 (60.27%) Oracle
3 39 (53.42%) Epicor
3 39 (53.42%) Infor
4 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.40%) Xero
5 13 (17.81%) Hyperion
6 12 (16.44%) JD Edwards
7 10 (13.70%) IFS
8 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco
9 2 (2.74%) HP
9 2 (2.74%) Meraki
9 2 (2.74%) VMware
9 2 (2.74%) Xerox
10 1 (1.37%) Elavon
10 1 (1.37%) Hypercom
10 1 (1.37%) Ingenico
10 1 (1.37%) Thales
10 1 (1.37%) WorldPay