Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sage 200 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 200 over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 200
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1034 1090 1095
Rank change year-on-year +56 +5 +38
Permanent jobs citing Sage 200 36 81 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.049% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.79% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 98
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,625 £23,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £49,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -4.00%

Sage 200 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8,050 10,308 13,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.87% 6.27% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,647 7,482 9,764
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,825 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sage 200 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 200.

Salary trend for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 200 over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
UK excluding London +57 34 £45,000 +20.00% 22
England +66 32 £45,000 +12.50% 24
South East +35 10 £31,500 -26.74% 3
East of England +46 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
South West +15 7 £60,000 +71.43% 1
North of England +11 6 £45,000 +16.13% 10
North West +38 5 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wales - 4 £52,500 -
London +70 1 £47,500 -1.04% 3
Yorkshire -11 1 £21,000 -44.00% 5

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Sage 200 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 with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 30 (83.33%) Sage
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) SQL
5 13 (36.11%) ERP
6 12 (33.33%) Project Management
7 11 (30.56%) Windows
8 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.22%) SAP
9 8 (22.22%) Driving Licence
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
10 7 (19.44%) NetSuite
11 6 (16.67%) IIS
11 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.89%) CIMA
12 5 (13.89%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (13.89%) .NET
12 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
12 5 (13.89%) ICAEW
12 5 (13.89%) Banking
12 5 (13.89%) ACCA
12 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.89%) Marketing
12 5 (13.89%) Cash Management
12 5 (13.89%) Change Control
12 5 (13.89%) People Management
12 5 (13.89%) AAT

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) NetSuite
2 5 (13.89%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (8.33%) Sage 50
3 3 (8.33%) SAP Business One
4 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.78%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (2.78%) Sage CRM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) G Suite
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) FCoE
2 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) DTS
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Panintelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) ERP Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Sage Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Sage Support
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Sage 200 Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.78%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (5.56%) WinForms
4 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ERP
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Cash Management
3 5 (13.89%) Change Control
3 5 (13.89%) People Management
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Presales
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) B2B
6 2 (5.56%) Case Management
6 2 (5.56%) Contract Management
6 2 (5.56%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (5.56%) Line Management
6 2 (5.56%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) UML
6 2 (5.56%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) AAT
1 5 (13.89%) ACCA
1 5 (13.89%) CIMA
1 5 (13.89%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Sage
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.56%) Veeam
5 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.78%) Samsung
6 1 (2.78%) Spiceworks