Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 426 440 582
Rank change year-on-year +14 +142 -89
Permanent jobs citing Sage 126 148 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.90% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 61
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,700 £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 13787 16508 21462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.36% 46.92% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10945 13291 17506
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +21 51 £46,500 -2.11% 3
Thames Valley +26 47 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Berkshire +44 37 £45,000 -16.28% 1
Surrey +13 17 £38,000 -24.00%
Oxfordshire +3 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £45,000 -0.55% 1
Kent +20 2 £67,500 +77.63%
Middlesex +14 2 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex -1 2 £37,250 +49.00%
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 103 (81.75%) ERP
2 57 (45.24%) SAP
3 52 (41.27%) Sage X3
4 44 (34.92%) Finance
5 39 (30.95%) SQL
6 36 (28.57%) CRM
7 32 (25.40%) Oracle
8 31 (24.60%) Epicor
9 29 (23.02%) Advertising
10 25 (19.84%) Infor
11 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
12 21 (16.67%) NetSuite
13 20 (15.87%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 18 (14.29%) Xero
15 17 (13.49%) Unit4 Business World
16 15 (11.90%) SAP Business One
16 15 (11.90%) Presales
16 15 (11.90%) ACCA
16 15 (11.90%) CIMA
17 13 (10.32%) FinancialForce
17 13 (10.32%) User Experience
17 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
18 12 (9.52%) Cassiopae
18 12 (9.52%) White Clarke
18 12 (9.52%) NETSOL
19 10 (7.94%) Marketing
19 10 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
20 9 (7.14%) Sage 1000

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 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.79%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 52 (41.27%) Sage X3
2 21 (16.67%) NetSuite
3 17 (13.49%) Unit4 Business World
4 15 (11.90%) SAP Business One
5 10 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (7.14%) Sage 1000
6 9 (7.14%) Sage 200
7 8 (6.35%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (4.76%) Sage 500
9 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (3.97%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (3.97%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 3 (2.38%) Infor LN
10 3 (2.38%) Infor M3
11 2 (1.59%) Sage CRM
12 1 (0.79%) Line 100
12 1 (0.79%) Line 50
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.79%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) FinancialForce
2 5 (3.97%) Office 365
2 5 (3.97%) SaaS
3 4 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) NAS
2 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.79%) SAN
2 1 (0.79%) VLAN
2 1 (0.79%) VoIP
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) QlikView
4 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 44 (34.92%) Finance
2 29 (23.02%) Advertising
3 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Front Office
6 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (41.27%) Consultant
2 20 (15.87%) Analyst
2 20 (15.87%) Sage Consultant
3 16 (12.70%) ERP Consultant
4 14 (11.11%) Sage Support
5 13 (10.32%) Junior
6 12 (9.52%) Software Consultant
7 11 (8.73%) Applications Support
8 10 (7.94%) IT Support
8 10 (7.94%) Sage Specialist
8 10 (7.94%) SAP Support
9 9 (7.14%) Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Applications Specialist
10 8 (6.35%) Applications Support Specialist
10 8 (6.35%) Implementation Consultant
10 8 (6.35%) IT Support Specialist
10 8 (6.35%) Support Specialist
11 7 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
11 7 (5.56%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
1 1 (0.79%) Java EE
1 1 (0.79%) Java SE
1 1 (0.79%) OpenLayers
1 1 (0.79%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (10.32%) User Experience
2 8 (6.35%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.97%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.76%) Windows
2 5 (3.97%) Unix
3 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (81.75%) ERP
2 36 (28.57%) CRM
3 15 (11.90%) Presales
4 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.35%) Analytics
6 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.76%) B2B
8 6 (4.76%) Business Development
9 5 (3.97%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (3.97%) Migration
9 5 (3.97%) Project Management
9 5 (3.97%) SEO
10 3 (2.38%) ITIL
10 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.59%) Business Analysis
11 2 (1.59%) Data Migration
11 2 (1.59%) Mentoring
12 1 (0.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) SQL
2 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.97%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.17%) C
4 4 (3.17%) Progress 4GL
5 3 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.79%) Java
6 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) ACCA
1 15 (11.90%) CIMA
2 5 (3.97%) Degree
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) AAT
4 2 (1.59%) MCSA
4 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) GAAP
1 7 (5.56%) SLA
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 57 (45.24%) SAP
2 32 (25.40%) Oracle
3 31 (24.60%) Epicor
4 25 (19.84%) Infor
5 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (14.29%) Xero
6 12 (9.52%) Cassiopae
6 12 (9.52%) NETSOL
6 12 (9.52%) White Clarke
7 9 (7.14%) IFS
7 9 (7.14%) JD Edwards
8 5 (3.97%) Linedata
9 3 (2.38%) Cisco
9 3 (2.38%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.59%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.59%) Tableau
11 1 (0.79%) Meraki
11 1 (0.79%) Oneserve
11 1 (0.79%) Synology