Period
to 22 April 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 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 444 520
Rank change year-on-year +78 +76 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sage 194 105 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 149 90 92
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £61,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 14,230 14,326 19,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.94% 47.75% 49.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11,226 11,658 16,245
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 April 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 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
Thames Valley +48 81 £45,000 +9.09% 13
Hampshire -14 64 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Berkshire +28 54 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Surrey +24 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Oxfordshire +1 14 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 13 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Kent +19 11 £52,500 +34.62% 1
Middlesex - 3 £87,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £32,500 -
East Sussex -10 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Sage
England

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

1 157 (80.93%) ERP
2 94 (48.45%) SAP
3 87 (44.85%) Finance
4 75 (38.66%) Infor
5 70 (36.08%) Advertising
6 69 (35.57%) SQL
7 64 (32.99%) Epicor
8 61 (31.44%) Oracle
9 60 (30.93%) Sage X3
10 59 (30.41%) CRM
11 49 (25.26%) NetSuite
12 42 (21.65%) Microsoft
13 38 (19.59%) Manufacturing
13 38 (19.59%) Dynamics AX
14 37 (19.07%) Crystal Reports
15 30 (15.46%) SAP Business One
16 26 (13.40%) Dynamics 365
17 25 (12.89%) IFS
18 24 (12.37%) Presales
18 24 (12.37%) E-Commerce
19 23 (11.86%) JD Edwards
20 21 (10.82%) Xero
20 21 (10.82%) AAT
20 21 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
21 20 (10.31%) Sage 200
22 19 (9.79%) Dynamics NAV
22 19 (9.79%) Sage 500
23 17 (8.76%) Dynamics CRM
23 17 (8.76%) Logistics
23 17 (8.76%) Project Management

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 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 60 (30.93%) Sage X3
2 49 (25.26%) NetSuite
3 38 (19.59%) Dynamics AX
4 30 (15.46%) SAP Business One
5 20 (10.31%) Sage 200
6 19 (9.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 19 (9.79%) Sage 500
7 17 (8.76%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (6.70%) Sage 1000
9 10 (5.15%) Dynamics GP
10 9 (4.64%) Epicor Tropos
10 9 (4.64%) Infor M3
11 8 (4.12%) SAP FI
12 7 (3.61%) BPCS
13 4 (2.06%) Unit4 Business World
14 3 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
14 3 (1.55%) Sage CRM
14 3 (1.55%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 2 (1.03%) JDE OneWorld
16 1 (0.52%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.40%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (2.06%) FinancialForce
2 4 (2.06%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) SaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Sage Pay
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) ATM
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.07%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.03%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 87 (44.85%) Finance
2 70 (36.08%) Advertising
3 38 (19.59%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.64%) Marketing
5 4 (2.06%) Retail
6 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (42.27%) Consultant
2 44 (22.68%) Analyst
3 36 (18.56%) ERP Consultant
4 25 (12.89%) Sage Consultant
5 18 (9.28%) ERP Support
6 15 (7.73%) Support Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Applications Consultant
7 14 (7.22%) Applications Support
7 14 (7.22%) Implementation Consultant
7 14 (7.22%) Support Consultant
8 13 (6.70%) Developer
9 12 (6.19%) Data Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) ERP Manager
9 12 (6.19%) Junior
9 12 (6.19%) Junior Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) Junior Data Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 11 (5.67%) ERP Implementation Consultant
10 11 (5.67%) Software Consultant
10 11 (5.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.61%) User Experience
3 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.55%) APACS
4 3 (1.55%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (1.55%) EFT
4 3 (1.55%) EFTPOS
4 3 (1.55%) EMV
4 3 (1.55%) EPoS
4 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.55%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.09%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Unix
3 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (80.93%) ERP
2 59 (30.41%) CRM
3 24 (12.37%) E-Commerce
3 24 (12.37%) Presales
4 21 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (8.76%) Logistics
5 17 (8.76%) Project Management
6 16 (8.25%) PRINCE2
7 13 (6.70%) Analytics
8 9 (4.64%) Business Development
8 9 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.09%) ITIL
10 6 (3.09%) Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (2.58%) Business Analysis
11 5 (2.58%) Process Improvement
12 4 (2.06%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.06%) Business Process Mapping
13 3 (1.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.57%) SQL
2 14 (7.22%) C
3 12 (6.19%) C++
4 10 (5.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.64%) C#
6 4 (2.06%) Java
7 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.55%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) AAT
2 16 (8.25%) ACCA
3 15 (7.73%) CIMA
4 13 (6.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.09%) Degree
6 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) HND
7 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PMP
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.55%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 94 (48.45%) SAP
2 75 (38.66%) Infor
3 64 (32.99%) Epicor
4 61 (31.44%) Oracle
5 42 (21.65%) Microsoft
6 25 (12.89%) IFS
7 23 (11.86%) JD Edwards
8 21 (10.82%) Xero
9 4 (2.06%) Tableau
10 3 (1.55%) Cubic Transportation
10 3 (1.55%) Elavon
10 3 (1.55%) FIS
10 3 (1.55%) Hypercom
10 3 (1.55%) Ingenico
10 3 (1.55%) Thales
10 3 (1.55%) TSYS
10 3 (1.55%) VeriFone
10 3 (1.55%) VocaLink
10 3 (1.55%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 3 (1.55%) WorldPay