Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 375 345 438
Rank change year-on-year -30 +93 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sage 35 38 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 67
10th Percentile " £31,250 £19,750
25th Percentile £28,250 £32,188 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £50,000 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year -30.00% +61.29% -11.43%
75th Percentile £53,750 £70,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £55,625 £71,250 £54,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% +28.13% -5.88%

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 5,719 5,930 10,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.88% 40.36% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,955 4,615 8,583
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,550 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,925 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.81% +5.00% +1.01%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -11 15 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Berkshire -20 12 £52,500 -
Kent -12 8 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Hampshire -26 8 £42,500 -39.29% 3
West Sussex +12 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Surrey -22 1 £50,000 +37.93%
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 15 (42.86%) Finance
1 15 (42.86%) WordPress
1 15 (42.86%) User Experience
1 15 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 12 (34.29%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) Laravel
3 12 (34.29%) GitHub
3 12 (34.29%) Data Privacy
4 10 (28.57%) DNS
5 9 (25.71%) JIRA
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Requirements Gathering
6 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (22.86%) ERP
7 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.00%) Web Development
7 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (20.00%) Node.js
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
8 6 (17.14%) Sass
8 6 (17.14%) CSS3
8 6 (17.14%) Route 53
8 6 (17.14%) AngularJS

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 15 (42.86%) WordPress
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Sage 200
2 4 (11.43%) NetSuite
2 4 (11.43%) Sage 50
3 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.86%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.86%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (2.86%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) GitHub
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (17.14%) Amazon S3
3 6 (17.14%) Asana
3 6 (17.14%) AWS
3 6 (17.14%) npm
3 6 (17.14%) Route 53
3 6 (17.14%) Slack
4 5 (14.29%) SaaS
5 4 (11.43%) Azure
5 4 (11.43%) OneDrive
5 4 (11.43%) Power Platform
6 3 (8.57%) Cloud Coach
6 3 (8.57%) IaaS
6 3 (8.57%) Mimecast
6 3 (8.57%) PaaS
7 1 (2.86%) Dropbox
7 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) IPsec
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Power BI
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
1 15 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Billing
3 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) WordPress Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Junior
3 6 (17.14%) Junior Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Junior WordPress Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Lead Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) ERP Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) CSS
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
1 12 (34.29%) Laravel
2 7 (20.00%) Node.js
3 6 (17.14%) Ajax
3 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
3 6 (17.14%) Apache Flex
3 6 (17.14%) CSS3
3 6 (17.14%) jQuery
3 6 (17.14%) Sass
3 6 (17.14%) Symfony
3 6 (17.14%) Vue.js
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.86%) Express
5 1 (2.86%) LINQ
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (17.14%) BYOD
3 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.14%) Xbox
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Project Management
2 12 (34.29%) Data Privacy
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Requirements Gathering
4 8 (22.86%) ERP
4 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (20.00%) Web Development
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) Design Thinking
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.14%) OO
6 6 (17.14%) Resource Allocation
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
6 6 (17.14%) Web Design
7 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) ETL
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) BCP
8 3 (8.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.14%) ES6
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) VBA
5 2 (5.71%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) AAT
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.86%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
1 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (17.14%) SAP
1 6 (17.14%) WooCommerce
1 6 (17.14%) Zend
2 4 (11.43%) JD Edwards
3 3 (8.57%) Infor
3 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Sophos
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Workday
4 2 (5.71%) Xero
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Draytek
5 1 (2.86%) Epicor
5 1 (2.86%) JDA
5 1 (2.86%) Sun