Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 429 454 493
Rank change year-on-year +25 +39 +85
Permanent jobs citing Sage 113 91 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.65% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 92 80 118
South East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,448 13,916 18,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.52% 46.53% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10,732 11,325 15,346
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -1.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +3.26% +2.22%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in the South East

Sage
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Sage in the South East

Sage
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Sage in the South East

Sage
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South East 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
Thames Valley +43 72 £35,000 -20.00% 8
Berkshire +15 30 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 21 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -1 21 £26,500 -37.65% 2
Kent +28 11 £36,250 -7.05%
Surrey +22 11 £37,500 -12.79% 2
Hampshire -39 11 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Sussex +12 3 £32,500 -12.75%
Middlesex +15 2 £47,500 -
East Sussex -24 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Sage.

1 71 (62.83%) ERP
2 65 (57.52%) Finance
3 55 (48.67%) SAP
4 48 (42.48%) SQL
5 42 (37.17%) CRM
5 42 (37.17%) Epicor
5 42 (37.17%) Infor
6 40 (35.40%) Oracle
7 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.12%) Advertising
8 25 (22.12%) NetSuite
9 23 (20.35%) SAP Business One
10 21 (18.58%) Dynamics AX
11 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
11 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (16.81%) Xero
13 17 (15.04%) Manufacturing
14 16 (14.16%) C#
14 16 (14.16%) JD Edwards
14 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (13.27%) Dynamics NAV
15 15 (13.27%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
16 14 (12.39%) IFS
17 13 (11.50%) Dynamics 365
18 11 (9.73%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (9.73%) AAT
18 11 (9.73%) Mobile App
18 11 (9.73%) Sage 200
19 10 (8.85%) Sage X3

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.77%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.77%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.88%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.88%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 25 (22.12%) NetSuite
2 23 (20.35%) SAP Business One
3 21 (18.58%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (13.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (13.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (9.73%) Sage 200
6 10 (8.85%) Sage X3
7 9 (7.96%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (7.08%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (6.19%) Dynamics GP
10 6 (5.31%) SAP FI
11 5 (4.42%) BPCS
12 4 (3.54%) Epicor Tropos
12 4 (3.54%) Sage 500
13 3 (2.65%) Infor M3
13 3 (2.65%) Sage 1000
14 2 (1.77%) Movex
14 2 (1.77%) Sage CRM
15 1 (0.88%) Lawson
15 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Firewall
2 2 (1.77%) ATM
2 2 (1.77%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.88%) Skype
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.77%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) QlikView
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 65 (57.52%) Finance
2 25 (22.12%) Advertising
3 17 (15.04%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.19%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) French Language
5 2 (1.77%) German Language
5 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Consultant
2 26 (23.01%) Analyst
3 22 (19.47%) Developer
4 14 (12.39%) ERP Consultant
4 14 (12.39%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.85%) Applications Consultant
7 9 (7.96%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Graduate
7 9 (7.96%) Implementation Consultant
8 8 (7.08%) Applications Support
8 8 (7.08%) ERP Implementation Consultant
8 8 (7.08%) Finance Systems Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
9 7 (6.19%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Graduate SQL Developer
9 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) .NET
1 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.42%) SOAP
3 4 (3.54%) RESTful
4 2 (1.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) Java EE
5 1 (0.88%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) REST
5 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.73%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.77%) APACS
3 2 (1.77%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (1.77%) EFT
3 2 (1.77%) EFTPOS
3 2 (1.77%) EMV
3 2 (1.77%) EPoS
3 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.77%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.19%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Android
2 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.77%) Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (62.83%) ERP
2 42 (37.17%) CRM
3 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
3 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (8.85%) Logistics
4 10 (8.85%) Presales
4 10 (8.85%) Project Management
5 9 (7.96%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.08%) Data Security
6 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.19%) Analytical Thinking
7 7 (6.19%) Web Development
8 4 (3.54%) Analytics
8 4 (3.54%) Android Development
8 4 (3.54%) API Design
8 4 (3.54%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.54%) iOS Development
8 4 (3.54%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (3.54%) Workflow
9 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.48%) SQL
2 16 (14.16%) C#
3 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.85%) C++
5 6 (5.31%) C
6 4 (3.54%) Java
7 2 (1.77%) X++
8 1 (0.88%) Delphi
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) AAT
2 9 (7.96%) ACCA
2 9 (7.96%) CIMA
3 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) HND
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) ISO 8583
1 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.77%) QA
1 2 (1.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (48.67%) SAP
2 42 (37.17%) Epicor
2 42 (37.17%) Infor
3 40 (35.40%) Oracle
4 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
5 19 (16.81%) Xero
6 16 (14.16%) JD Edwards
7 14 (12.39%) IFS
8 3 (2.65%) Adobe
9 2 (1.77%) Aastra
9 2 (1.77%) Cisco
9 2 (1.77%) Elavon
9 2 (1.77%) HP
9 2 (1.77%) Ingenico
9 2 (1.77%) Sophos
9 2 (1.77%) TSYS
9 2 (1.77%) VeriFone
9 2 (1.77%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.77%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 2 (1.77%) WorldPay