Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sage 50 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 50 over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 50
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 836 1106 1212
Rank change year-on-year +270 +106 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 3 11 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.065% 0.12% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.87% +45.65% -37.41%
10th Percentile £41,250 £25,950 £20,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £51,250 £29,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +108.96% +15.52% -17.14%

Sage 50 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 4,620 8,827 12,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 6.01% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,379 6,116 9,238
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.53% +5.56%

Sage 50
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sage 50 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage 50.

Salary trend for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage 50 over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the UK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
England +272 3 £42,500 +26.87% 3
London +176 2 £42,500 -
UK excluding London +228 1 £70,000 +108.96% 3
North of England +136 1 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Sage 50 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 50.

1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Shopify
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware

Sage 50
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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Shopify
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Concur
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WooCommerce
3 1 (33.33%) Xero