Period
to 20 July 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 20 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 257 249
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sage 32 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 8
Manchester median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.38% -27.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £23,775 £29,000 £33,225
90th Percentile £81,750 £63,250 £60,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year - -1.84% +16.43%

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 3,267 3,704 2,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.61% 45.16% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,706 3,099 2,446
Manchester median annual salary £43,875 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.72% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 July 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 20 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
Oldham - 2 £23,500 -
Sage
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 26 (81.25%) ERP
2 21 (65.63%) SAP
3 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 15 (46.88%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (43.75%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) JD Edwards
7 11 (34.38%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
9 9 (28.13%) CRM
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) Epicor
10 8 (25.00%) Infor
11 7 (21.88%) Advertising
11 7 (21.88%) C#
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.75%) .NET
13 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
13 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
13 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (15.63%) Logistics
13 5 (15.63%) SAP Business One
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (12.50%) Sage 200
14 4 (12.50%) X++
15 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
15 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (9.38%) Windows
15 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
15 3 (9.38%) Windows Server

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 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (15.63%) SAP Business One
3 4 (12.50%) Sage 200
4 3 (9.38%) NetSuite
4 3 (9.38%) Sage X3
5 1 (3.13%) BPCS
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) BigQuery
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mart
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 7 (21.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Sage Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) ERP
2 9 (28.13%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) Logistics
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) ITSM
4 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Expense Management
5 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.13%) Security Management
5 1 (3.13%) Server Building
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) X++
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ACCA
1 2 (6.25%) CIMA
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) AAT
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) SAP
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 12 (37.50%) JD Edwards
5 8 (25.00%) Epicor
5 8 (25.00%) Infor
6 2 (6.25%) Google
6 2 (6.25%) IFS
7 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
7 1 (3.13%) Xero