Period
to 24 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 April 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 236 250
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 51 63 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 0.82% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.93% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 9
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,450 £26,450 £39,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £52,500 £49,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,399 3,268 2,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.85% 42.72% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,831 2,803 2,277
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Oldham - 2 £23,500 -
Stockport -6 1 £37,500 +114.29%
Sage
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 45 (88.24%) ERP
2 34 (66.67%) SAP
3 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
4 26 (50.98%) Oracle
5 24 (47.06%) JD Edwards
5 24 (47.06%) Finance
5 24 (47.06%) Dynamics AX
6 22 (43.14%) Infor
7 20 (39.22%) Epicor
8 17 (33.33%) SQL
9 15 (29.41%) Advertising
9 15 (29.41%) Logistics
10 12 (23.53%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
10 12 (23.53%) C#
11 11 (21.57%) CRM
12 10 (19.61%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (17.65%) .NET
13 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
14 8 (15.69%) NetSuite
14 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (15.69%) Sage 200
14 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
15 7 (13.73%) ACCA
15 7 (13.73%) Retail
15 7 (13.73%) CIMA
16 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (11.76%) X++

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (15.69%) NetSuite
2 8 (15.69%) Sage 200
3 6 (11.76%) Sage X3
4 5 (9.80%) SAP Business One
5 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (3.92%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (1.96%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
4 4 (7.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.92%) Office 365
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.84%) BigQuery
3 4 (7.84%) Data Mart
3 4 (7.84%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 15 (29.41%) Advertising
3 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 7 (13.73%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Consultant
2 12 (23.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Logistics Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Functional Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Sage Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.84%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.92%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) ERP
2 15 (29.41%) Logistics
3 11 (21.57%) CRM
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Data Governance
6 4 (7.84%) ETL
7 2 (3.92%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) ITSM
7 2 (3.92%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.96%) Data Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Expense Management
8 1 (1.96%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.96%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (1.96%) Server Building
8 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) X++
4 2 (3.92%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ACCA
1 7 (13.73%) CIMA
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) AAT
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) SAP
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.98%) Oracle
4 24 (47.06%) JD Edwards
5 22 (43.14%) Infor
6 20 (39.22%) Epicor
7 4 (7.84%) Google
8 2 (3.92%) IFS
8 2 (3.92%) Xero
9 1 (1.96%) Xamarin