Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 384 315 366
Rank change year-on-year -69 +51 +95
Permanent jobs citing Sage 59 3 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.033% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.086% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 42 3 57
10th Percentile £24,375 " £26,250
25th Percentile £31,813 £36,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile " " £48,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%

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 7,041 3,485 10,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.63% 38.59% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,785 2,739 8,077
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sage as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage in the South East.

Salary trend for Sage in the South East

Sage
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage in the South East over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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 - 30 £65,000 - 9
Berkshire - 20 £65,000 - 5
Hampshire -97 11 £37,500 - 1
Kent - 11 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £62,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £35,000 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £24,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 27 (45.76%) Azure
2 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
3 22 (37.29%) SQL
4 19 (32.20%) ERP
5 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft 365
7 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (25.42%) Windows
8 15 (25.42%) SaaS
9 14 (23.73%) SAP
9 14 (23.73%) Project Management
9 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
9 14 (23.73%) WordPress
10 13 (22.03%) DNS
10 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (22.03%) DHCP
10 13 (22.03%) Windows 10
11 12 (20.34%) OneDrive
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
11 12 (20.34%) Sophos
11 12 (20.34%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) Firewall
12 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
12 11 (18.64%) JIRA
12 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.64%) SharePoint

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 14 (23.73%) WordPress
2 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
3 9 (15.25%) CMS
3 9 (15.25%) Confluence
3 9 (15.25%) IIS
3 9 (15.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (15.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) NetSuite
1 10 (16.95%) Sage 200
2 6 (10.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (8.47%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (5.08%) Sage 1000
5 3 (5.08%) Sage 50
5 3 (5.08%) Sage X3
6 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (3.39%) Infor M3
7 1 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 27 (45.76%) Azure
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (25.42%) SaaS
4 12 (20.34%) OneDrive
5 10 (16.95%) Mimecast
6 9 (15.25%) IaaS
6 9 (15.25%) PaaS
7 5 (8.47%) GitHub
7 5 (8.47%) Power Platform
7 5 (8.47%) Slack
7 5 (8.47%) Trello
8 4 (6.78%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.39%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) DHCP
1 13 (22.03%) DNS
2 11 (18.64%) Firewall
2 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.25%) IPsec
3 9 (15.25%) SSL
3 9 (15.25%) VLAN
3 9 (15.25%) VoIP
3 9 (15.25%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) NAS
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Data Mining
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.47%) Power BI
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) JIRA
2 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.47%) webpack
General
1 9 (15.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (15.25%) Social Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.47%) Finance
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
6 3 (5.08%) Digital Economy
6 3 (5.08%) Games
6 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Data Engineer
1 9 (15.25%) IT Manager
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
3 5 (8.47%) Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (8.47%) UI Developer
4 3 (5.08%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
4 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Consultant
4 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) ERP Consultant
4 3 (5.08%) Power BI Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Business Systems Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) CSS
1 5 (8.47%) GreenSock GSAP
1 5 (8.47%) HTML
1 5 (8.47%) Sass
2 2 (3.39%) ADO
3 1 (1.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) Driving Licence
4 5 (8.47%) Animation
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Windows 10
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (15.25%) Android
5 9 (15.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ERP
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
3 14 (23.73%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) DevOps
4 11 (18.64%) SDLC
5 9 (15.25%) BCP
5 9 (15.25%) IT Strategy
5 9 (15.25%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (15.25%) Visualisation
6 8 (13.56%) Full Stack Development
6 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.86%) Requirements Gathering
8 5 (8.47%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.47%) Kanban
8 5 (8.47%) Mobile First
8 5 (8.47%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.25%) Python
3 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) MBA
3 2 (3.39%) MCP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
4 1 (1.69%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) PMBOK
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.95%) vSphere
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.39%) Plesk
3 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.73%) SAP
3 12 (20.34%) Sophos
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 9 (15.25%) Palo Alto
5 9 (15.25%) Sitecore
6 8 (13.56%) Infor
6 8 (13.56%) JD Edwards
7 5 (8.47%) WooCommerce
8 4 (6.78%) IFS
9 3 (5.08%) Epicor
9 3 (5.08%) Veeam
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco
10 2 (3.39%) Draytek
10 2 (3.39%) McAfee
10 2 (3.39%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) Xero