Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Sage 200 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 200 over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 200
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 341 338
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sage 200 12 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.097% 0.20% 0.052%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 2.10% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 4
North West median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,400 £30,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £59,875
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% +6.25%

Sage 200 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 994 1,239 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.03% 9.38% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 780 897 767
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £72,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sage 200 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in the North West

Sage 200
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 200 in the North West.

Salary trend for Sage 200 in the North West

Sage 200
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 200 in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Sage 200 in the North West

Sage 200
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester +6 4 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +15 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Cheshire -24 3 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Sage 200
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Sage 200 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 North West region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 12 (100.00%) Sage
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) BigQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mart
6 2 (16.67%) Google
6 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) BigQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mart
3 2 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Sage Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Sage 200 Support
4 1 (8.33%) Sage Support
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) Veeam
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle