Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 657 882
Rank change year-on-year +21 +225 -147
Permanent jobs citing Sage 613 624 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.80% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 503 543 365
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 75241 77874 93405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.37% 43.68% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58694 63503 76807
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in England

Sage
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sage in England

Sage
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in England

Sage
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
London +28 161 £50,000 +17.65% 12
South East +38 141 £45,000 -6.25% 13
North of England +7 123 £36,000 +2.86% 19
Midlands +20 67 £41,500 +10.67% 19
North West -4 65 £40,000 +6.67% 11
East of England +7 48 £40,000 +19.40% 9
Yorkshire +16 46 £35,000 +7.69% 4
West Midlands -3 35 £40,000 +6.67% 16
South West +6 33 £36,750 +10.53% 1
East Midlands +40 30 £45,000 +24.14% 3
North East +12 12 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Sage
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 440 (71.78%) ERP
2 259 (42.25%) Finance
3 258 (42.09%) SAP
4 230 (37.52%) Advertising
5 186 (30.34%) Infor
6 184 (30.02%) Oracle
6 184 (30.02%) Epicor
7 182 (29.69%) SQL
8 163 (26.59%) NetSuite
9 154 (25.12%) Microsoft
10 147 (23.98%) CRM
11 127 (20.72%) Sage 200
12 113 (18.43%) Sage X3
13 112 (18.27%) Dynamics AX
14 106 (17.29%) JD Edwards
15 103 (16.80%) Manufacturing
16 80 (13.05%) IFS
17 78 (12.72%) SAP Business One
17 78 (12.72%) Crystal Reports
18 72 (11.75%) Xero
19 71 (11.58%) E-Commerce
20 65 (10.60%) JavaScript
21 64 (10.44%) Unit4 Business World
21 64 (10.44%) Dynamics NAV
22 63 (10.28%) Project Management
23 54 (8.81%) ACCA
24 52 (8.48%) C#
25 47 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
26 45 (7.34%) CIMA
27 44 (7.18%) SQL Server

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.77%) CMS
3 16 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.28%) Umbraco
5 10 (1.63%) WordPress
6 6 (0.98%) IIS
7 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.49%) Apache
8 3 (0.49%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.16%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.16%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 40 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (4.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.28%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.33%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 163 (26.59%) NetSuite
2 127 (20.72%) Sage 200
3 113 (18.43%) Sage X3
4 112 (18.27%) Dynamics AX
5 78 (12.72%) SAP Business One
6 64 (10.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 64 (10.44%) Unit4 Business World
7 33 (5.38%) Oracle EBS
8 29 (4.73%) Sage 1000
9 28 (4.57%) Oracle EBS R12
10 25 (4.08%) Sage 500
11 23 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
13 17 (2.77%) Sage CRM
14 16 (2.61%) Payment Gateway
15 11 (1.79%) BPCS
16 10 (1.63%) Infor M3
17 8 (1.31%) Epicor Tropos
17 8 (1.31%) SAP CRM
18 7 (1.14%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.69%) FinancialForce
2 30 (4.89%) SaaS
3 27 (4.40%) Office 365
4 21 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
5 17 (2.77%) Sage Pay
6 9 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.98%) Taleo
9 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.65%) Dropbox
9 4 (0.65%) G Suite
10 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.33%) GitHub
11 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.16%) Force.com
12 1 (0.16%) Intacct
12 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.28%) Firewall
2 9 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.31%) Network Security
4 6 (0.98%) Internet
4 6 (0.98%) VPN
5 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.82%) VoIP
6 4 (0.65%) DHCP
6 4 (0.65%) DNS
6 4 (0.65%) FTP
6 4 (0.65%) VLAN
7 3 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.49%) WAN
8 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.33%) Intranet
8 2 (0.33%) LAN
8 2 (0.33%) NAS
8 2 (0.33%) SAN
8 2 (0.33%) Skype
8 2 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.72%) Crystal Reports
2 44 (7.18%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.57%) Oracle Database
3 28 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (4.57%) SAP HANA
4 22 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.65%) MS Access
8 4 (0.65%) MySQL
8 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.49%) Power BI
10 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.12%) JIRA
3 9 (1.47%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (0.82%) gulp
4 5 (0.82%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 259 (42.25%) Finance
2 230 (37.52%) Advertising
3 103 (16.80%) Manufacturing
4 40 (6.53%) Retail
5 24 (3.92%) Marketing
6 6 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.82%) Back Office
7 5 (0.82%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.65%) Billing
9 3 (0.49%) Front Office
9 3 (0.49%) Games
10 2 (0.33%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 239 (38.99%) Consultant
2 101 (16.48%) Sage Consultant
3 77 (12.56%) Analyst
4 68 (11.09%) Developer
5 56 (9.14%) Sage 200 Consultant
6 43 (7.01%) ERP Consultant
7 42 (6.85%) Project Manager
8 41 (6.69%) Sage Support
9 35 (5.71%) ERP Manager
9 35 (5.71%) Support Consultant
10 28 (4.57%) IT Support
10 28 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 25 (4.08%) Junior
12 22 (3.59%) Applications Support
13 21 (3.43%) Administrator
13 21 (3.43%) NetSuite Consultant
14 20 (3.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 20 (3.26%) ERP Analyst
14 20 (3.26%) Implementation Consultant
15 19 (3.10%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.22%) HTML
2 31 (5.06%) .NET
3 27 (4.40%) CSS
4 12 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.79%) Node.js
5 11 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (1.63%) .NET Framework
6 10 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (1.63%) XML
7 8 (1.31%) CSS3
7 8 (1.31%) Web Services
8 7 (1.14%) Ajax
8 7 (1.14%) HTML5
8 7 (1.14%) jQuery
8 7 (1.14%) JSON
9 6 (0.98%) Sass
10 5 (0.82%) React
11 4 (0.65%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.49%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.26%) User Experience
4 18 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.63%) Driving Licence
8 6 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (0.82%) EPoS
10 3 (0.49%) AS400
10 3 (0.49%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (0.49%) iPhone
10 3 (0.49%) NHS
11 2 (0.33%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.33%) Fintech
11 2 (0.33%) FMCG
11 2 (0.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.33%) Replication
12 1 (0.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.01%) Windows
2 25 (4.08%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.77%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.45%) Windows 10
5 11 (1.79%) Linux
6 10 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.98%) Unix
8 5 (0.82%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.49%) Android
11 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (71.78%) ERP
2 147 (23.98%) CRM
3 71 (11.58%) E-Commerce
4 63 (10.28%) Project Management
5 41 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (4.89%) Presales
7 27 (4.40%) Analytics
7 27 (4.40%) Business Development
8 24 (3.92%) Logistics
8 24 (3.92%) Migration
9 23 (3.75%) Web Development
10 20 (3.26%) ITIL
11 19 (3.10%) Business Analysis
12 17 (2.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (2.61%) MVC
13 16 (2.61%) OO
14 15 (2.45%) PRINCE2
15 14 (2.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (2.28%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 182 (29.69%) SQL
2 65 (10.60%) JavaScript
3 52 (8.48%) C#
4 20 (3.26%) Java
5 15 (2.45%) C++
6 14 (2.28%) C
7 11 (1.79%) PHP
8 9 (1.47%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.31%) VB
10 6 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.98%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.82%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.49%) VBA
14 2 (0.33%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.33%) RPG
15 1 (0.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.16%) Python
15 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (8.81%) ACCA
2 45 (7.34%) CIMA
3 41 (6.69%) Degree
4 12 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.82%) AAT
5 5 (0.82%) ISEB
5 5 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.65%) MCSA
6 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.49%) PMP
8 2 (0.33%) MCSE
8 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.79%) QA
1 11 (1.79%) SLA
2 7 (1.14%) GAAP
2 7 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) IFRS
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.49%) vSphere
5 2 (0.33%) Docker
5 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.16%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 258 (42.09%) SAP
2 186 (30.34%) Infor
3 184 (30.02%) Epicor
3 184 (30.02%) Oracle
4 154 (25.12%) Microsoft
5 106 (17.29%) JD Edwards
6 80 (13.05%) IFS
7 72 (11.75%) Xero
8 41 (6.69%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (3.10%) Adobe
9 19 (3.10%) Pegasus
10 14 (2.28%) WorldPay
11 13 (2.12%) Cassiopae
11 13 (2.12%) NETSOL
11 13 (2.12%) White Clarke
12 12 (1.96%) Cognos
13 11 (1.79%) Workday
14 10 (1.63%) Cisco
14 10 (1.63%) VMware
15 9 (1.47%) Google