Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 July 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 140 138
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.14% 0.048% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Kent median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +38.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £36,550 £34,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,450 £41,500 £28,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -

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 Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 653 997 970
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 46.34% 48.14% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 554 867 884
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,125 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,400 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +5.88%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Kent

Sage
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Sage in Kent

Sage
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
Sage
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 1000
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL