Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 January 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 127 155
Rank change year-on-year +22 +28 -31
Permanent jobs citing Sage 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.80% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 0.62% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Essex median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.96% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £26,950 £23,275 £34,000
90th Percentile £45,625 £47,625 £52,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -25.00%

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 643 803 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 46.70% 41.48% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 549 563 820
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +19.95% -6.82%
10th Percentile £24,975 £28,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Essex

Sage
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Sage in Essex

Sage
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Essex over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Sage in Essex

Sage
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Chelmsford +6 3 £42,500 +51.79%
Witham - 3 £30,000 -
Sage
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Sage.

1 8 (72.73%) Advertising
2 7 (63.64%) Sage 200
3 6 (54.55%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) NetSuite
6 2 (18.18%) Infor
6 2 (18.18%) IFS
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Epicor
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Sage 50
7 1 (9.09%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (9.09%) Infor M3
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Sage X3
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Sage 200
2 2 (18.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (9.09%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (9.09%) Infor M3
3 1 (9.09%) Sage 50
3 1 (9.09%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (72.73%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Sage Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Sage 200 Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Sage 200 Support
2 4 (36.36%) Sage Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Sage 200 Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Sage Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Epicor
1 2 (18.18%) IFS
1 2 (18.18%) Infor
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) SAP