Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 446 561
Rank change year-on-year +91 +115 -50
Permanent jobs citing Sage 192 104 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 144 91 76
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £20,000 £27,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £68,250 £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 13,875 15,090 20,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.29% 47.60% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10,906 12,105 16,860
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Hampshire +25 77 £47,000 +10.59% 6
Thames Valley +52 68 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Berkshire +62 53 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Surrey +16 28 £36,250 -39.58% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Oxfordshire -25 6 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Kent +24 5 £57,500 -
Middlesex +18 4 £87,500 +94.44%
West Sussex -1 1 £30,000 - 3
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sage.

1 162 (84.38%) ERP
2 96 (50.00%) SAP
3 77 (40.10%) Finance
4 73 (38.02%) Sage X3
5 66 (34.38%) SQL
6 60 (31.25%) Infor
7 58 (30.21%) Advertising
8 57 (29.69%) Oracle
9 56 (29.17%) CRM
10 53 (27.60%) Epicor
11 44 (22.92%) NetSuite
12 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 35 (18.23%) Manufacturing
14 34 (17.71%) Crystal Reports
15 27 (14.06%) Dynamics AX
16 26 (13.54%) SAP Business One
17 25 (13.02%) Xero
18 24 (12.50%) Presales
19 23 (11.98%) ACCA
20 22 (11.46%) CIMA
21 21 (10.94%) E-Commerce
21 21 (10.94%) Sage 200
21 21 (10.94%) IFS
22 19 (9.90%) Sage 500
22 19 (9.90%) Sage 1000
23 18 (9.38%) JD Edwards
23 18 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
24 17 (8.85%) Marketing
25 16 (8.33%) Analytics
25 16 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.52%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 73 (38.02%) Sage X3
2 44 (22.92%) NetSuite
3 27 (14.06%) Dynamics AX
4 26 (13.54%) SAP Business One
5 21 (10.94%) Sage 200
6 19 (9.90%) Sage 1000
6 19 (9.90%) Sage 500
7 16 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
8 14 (7.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 13 (6.77%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (5.21%) Infor M3
11 8 (4.17%) Epicor Tropos
12 6 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
13 5 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
13 5 (2.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 3 (1.56%) BPCS
14 3 (1.56%) Sage CRM
15 2 (1.04%) Infor LN
15 2 (1.04%) Sage 50
16 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
2 14 (7.29%) FinancialForce
3 6 (3.13%) SaaS
4 5 (2.60%) Office 365
5 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.52%) ATM
2 1 (0.52%) DHCP
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.52%) VoIP
2 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.71%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.52%) QlikView
4 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 77 (40.10%) Finance
2 58 (30.21%) Advertising
3 35 (18.23%) Manufacturing
4 17 (8.85%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (41.67%) Consultant
2 37 (19.27%) Analyst
3 26 (13.54%) ERP Consultant
3 26 (13.54%) Sage Consultant
4 18 (9.38%) Junior
5 17 (8.85%) ERP Support
6 15 (7.81%) Applications Support
7 14 (7.29%) ERP Manager
7 14 (7.29%) Sage Support
8 13 (6.77%) Software Consultant
9 12 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 12 (6.25%) Developer
9 12 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
9 12 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
9 12 (6.25%) Support Consultant
10 10 (5.21%) IT Support
10 10 (5.21%) SAP Support
10 10 (5.21%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
11 9 (4.69%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) .NET
1 1 (0.52%) Java EE
1 1 (0.52%) Java SE
1 1 (0.52%) OpenLayers
1 1 (0.52%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (6.77%) User Experience
2 8 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.52%) APACS
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.52%) EFT
6 1 (0.52%) EFTPOS
6 1 (0.52%) EMV
6 1 (0.52%) EPoS
6 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.17%) Windows
2 6 (3.13%) Unix
3 3 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (84.38%) ERP
2 56 (29.17%) CRM
3 24 (12.50%) Presales
4 21 (10.94%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.33%) Analytics
6 15 (7.81%) Project Management
7 12 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.17%) Business Development
10 8 (4.17%) SEO
11 7 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.65%) Logistics
11 7 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.13%) B2B
12 6 (3.13%) ITIL
12 6 (3.13%) Procure-to-Pay
13 5 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (2.60%) Mentoring
14 4 (2.08%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.38%) SQL
2 12 (6.25%) C
3 10 (5.21%) C++
4 9 (4.69%) C#
4 9 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.60%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (1.04%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (11.98%) ACCA
2 22 (11.46%) CIMA
3 12 (6.25%) AAT
4 7 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.08%) Degree
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCSA
6 1 (0.52%) MCSE
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMP
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) SLA
2 7 (3.65%) GAAP
3 5 (2.60%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 96 (50.00%) SAP
2 60 (31.25%) Infor
3 57 (29.69%) Oracle
4 53 (27.60%) Epicor
5 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 25 (13.02%) Xero
7 21 (10.94%) IFS
8 18 (9.38%) JD Edwards
9 13 (6.77%) Cassiopae
9 13 (6.77%) NETSOL
9 13 (6.77%) White Clarke
10 6 (3.13%) Linedata
11 5 (2.60%) Tableau
12 2 (1.04%) Cisco
12 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.52%) Adobe
13 1 (0.52%) Apple
13 1 (0.52%) Cognos
13 1 (0.52%) Sophos