The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 3 months to 30 March 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.65% - 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £24,000 - £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 140 226 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 45.31% 37.67% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 125 186 180
Median salary £37,750 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.83% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £19,280
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing Sage as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Suffolk

Sage
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Sage in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Sage.

1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Sage 200
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Sage X3
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP