The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 June 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 654 661 678
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 221 278 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.64% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 169 247 255
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  

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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39713 43563 51205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.66% 44.27% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31466 35475 41270
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Sage
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sage in the UK

Sage
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in the UK

Sage
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 207 £38,500 +1.31% 91
London +24 59 £48,750 -2.50% 15
North West -20 33 £49,500 +18.56% 13
South East +5 31 £40,000 -15.78% 15
Yorkshire +7 29 £33,500 +11.66% 15
South West -2 18 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Hampshire +10 15 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Manchester -26 14 £45,000 -18.18% 6
East Midlands +26 13 £40,000 +26.98% 3
North Yorkshire +9 13 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire -26 13 £49,500 +46.66% 2
West Yorkshire +14 12 £35,000 +34.61% 5
York +19 8 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Runcorn - 8 - -
Wiltshire +9 7 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Dorset +5 6 £35,500 -38.26% 1
Surrey +24 5 £38,500 -3.75% 2
East of England -15 5 £23,750 -29.10% 8
City of London +28 4 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Leeds +8 4 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Nottingham +3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
West Midlands +1 4 £26,500 -24.28% 6
Berkshire +19 3 £50,000 -6.97% 2
Leicestershire +5 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Harrogate - 3 £21,500 -
Huddersfield - 3 £42,500 - 1
North East +11 2 £50,750 +35.33% 5
Birmingham +10 2 £25,500 -15.70% 2
Leicester +10 2 £37,500 -14.28% 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for Sage.

1 380 (65.52%) ERP
2 273 (47.07%) Finance
3 199 (34.31%) SQL
4 193 (33.28%) SAP
5 147 (25.34%) NetSuite
6 141 (24.31%) Sage 200
7 137 (23.62%) Advertising
8 130 (22.41%) Microsoft
9 128 (22.07%) Sage X3
10 124 (21.38%) Epicor
11 120 (20.69%) Oracle
11 120 (20.69%) CRM
12 112 (19.31%) Infor
13 97 (16.72%) SAP Business One
14 94 (16.21%) E-Commerce
14 94 (16.21%) SQL Server
15 83 (14.31%) Crystal Reports
16 81 (13.97%) Manufacturing
17 70 (12.07%) Dynamics AX
17 70 (12.07%) Dynamics NAV
17 70 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
18 66 (11.38%) Presales
18 66 (11.38%) Project Management
19 63 (10.86%) JavaScript
19 63 (10.86%) JD Edwards
20 61 (10.52%) Windows
21 58 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
22 57 (9.83%) Degree
23 53 (9.14%) Pegasus
24 49 (8.45%) Business Intelligence

Sage
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 16 (2.76%) CMS
2 12 (2.07%) IIS
3 11 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.21%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.86%) WordPress
6 4 (0.69%) Apache
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.69%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.34%) PrestaShop
8 2 (0.34%) SAS
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 58 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.21%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 147 (25.34%) NetSuite
2 141 (24.31%) Sage 200
3 128 (22.07%) Sage X3
4 97 (16.72%) SAP Business One
5 70 (12.07%) Dynamics AX
5 70 (12.07%) Dynamics NAV
6 38 (6.55%) Unit4 Business World
7 33 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 33 (5.69%) Dynamics GP
8 25 (4.31%) Sage 50
9 19 (3.28%) Sage CRM
10 17 (2.93%) Sage 1000
11 11 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
13 9 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
14 8 (1.38%) Infor M3
15 7 (1.21%) Lawson
16 6 (1.03%) Movex
16 6 (1.03%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.34%) SaaS
2 17 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.93%) Office 365
3 14 (2.41%) Sage Pay
4 11 (1.90%) Force.com
4 11 (1.90%) Intacct
5 7 (1.21%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.52%) Boomi
7 3 (0.52%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.52%) G Suite
7 3 (0.52%) GitHub
7 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.21%) Firewall
2 6 (1.03%) Broadband
3 5 (0.86%) DNS
4 4 (0.69%) DHCP
4 4 (0.69%) FTP
4 4 (0.69%) Internet
5 3 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.52%) SSL
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.52%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) ATM
6 2 (0.34%) Intranet
6 2 (0.34%) LAN
6 2 (0.34%) Network Security
6 2 (0.34%) SSH
6 2 (0.34%) VLAN
6 2 (0.34%) WAN
7 1 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.17%) Skype
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 83 (14.31%) Crystal Reports
3 32 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.07%) MySQL
7 11 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.21%) DTS
10 7 (1.21%) MS Access
10 7 (1.21%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.03%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.03%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (0.86%) QlikView
13 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.52%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.72%) JIRA
3 9 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.21%) JIRA Agile
4 7 (1.21%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.52%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.17%) gulp
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 273 (47.07%) Finance
2 137 (23.62%) Advertising
3 81 (13.97%) Manufacturing
4 46 (7.93%) Retail
5 23 (3.97%) Marketing
6 15 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.24%) Banking
8 9 (1.55%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.03%) Back Office
9 6 (1.03%) Billing
10 4 (0.69%) Automotive
10 4 (0.69%) Front Office
11 3 (0.52%) German Language
11 3 (0.52%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) Games
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 230 (39.66%) Consultant
2 109 (18.79%) Sage Consultant
3 103 (17.76%) Analyst
4 86 (14.83%) Software Consultant
5 84 (14.48%) Developer
6 53 (9.14%) Implementation Consultant
7 47 (8.10%) ERP Consultant
7 47 (8.10%) Support Analyst
8 38 (6.55%) Sage 200 Consultant
9 35 (6.03%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 32 (5.52%) Project Manager
11 28 (4.83%) .NET Developer
11 28 (4.83%) Applications Support
11 28 (4.83%) Business Consultant
12 24 (4.14%) Support Consultant
13 23 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
14 22 (3.79%) Applications Support Analyst
14 22 (3.79%) IT Support
14 22 (3.79%) SAP Consultant
14 22 (3.79%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.93%) .NET
1 46 (7.93%) HTML
2 25 (4.31%) CSS
3 18 (3.10%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.76%) XML
5 12 (2.07%) AngularJS
5 12 (2.07%) REST
5 12 (2.07%) Web Services
6 11 (1.90%) .NET Framework
6 11 (1.90%) jQuery
7 10 (1.72%) Ajax
7 10 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (1.55%) EDI
9 7 (1.21%) JSON
9 7 (1.21%) SOAP
10 6 (1.03%) HTML5
11 5 (0.86%) CSS3
11 5 (0.86%) Node.js
12 4 (0.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.41%) iPad
3 14 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (0.52%) EPoS
7 3 (0.52%) FMCG
7 3 (0.52%) NHS
7 3 (0.52%) User Experience
8 2 (0.34%) APACS
8 2 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.34%) EFT
8 2 (0.34%) EFTPOS
8 2 (0.34%) EMV
8 2 (0.34%) iPhone
8 2 (0.34%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.52%) Windows
2 26 (4.48%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.59%) Linux
3 15 (2.59%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.07%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.38%) Unix
5 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.86%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.52%) VyOS
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.34%) Android
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (65.52%) ERP
2 120 (20.69%) CRM
3 94 (16.21%) E-Commerce
4 66 (11.38%) Presales
4 66 (11.38%) Project Management
5 49 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (7.24%) Business Analysis
7 38 (6.55%) Customer Requirements
8 37 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (5.52%) Business Process Mapping
10 30 (5.17%) Business Development
11 27 (4.66%) Web Development
12 22 (3.79%) MVC
13 20 (3.45%) Migration
14 16 (2.76%) ETL
14 16 (2.76%) Mentoring
15 14 (2.41%) Analytics
15 14 (2.41%) PRINCE2
15 14 (2.41%) Time Management
16 12 (2.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (34.31%) SQL
2 63 (10.86%) JavaScript
3 43 (7.41%) C#
4 28 (4.83%) T-SQL
5 19 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.07%) Java
7 11 (1.90%) VB
8 10 (1.72%) C
9 9 (1.55%) PHP
10 8 (1.38%) R
10 8 (1.38%) VBA
11 6 (1.03%) Python
12 5 (0.86%) C++
12 5 (0.86%) Progress 4GL
13 3 (0.52%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.34%) J#
14 2 (0.34%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.34%) VBScript
15 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (9.83%) Degree
2 23 (3.97%) CIMA
3 22 (3.79%) ACCA
4 11 (1.90%) AAT
5 5 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.69%) ISEB
7 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.34%) APMP
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.34%) PMP
8 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.17%) MCSA
9 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.72%) SLA
2 8 (1.38%) PMO
2 8 (1.38%) QA
3 3 (0.52%) IFRS
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) XenServer
5 1 (0.17%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 193 (33.28%) SAP
2 130 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 124 (21.38%) Epicor
4 120 (20.69%) Oracle
5 112 (19.31%) Infor
6 63 (10.86%) JD Edwards
7 53 (9.14%) Pegasus
8 43 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (5.00%) Sun
10 26 (4.48%) IFS
11 18 (3.10%) Workday
12 13 (2.24%) Cognos
13 11 (1.90%) IBM
14 10 (1.72%) Google
15 9 (1.55%) WorldPay
15 9 (1.55%) Zoho
16 8 (1.38%) Tableau
17 7 (1.21%) Adobe
17 7 (1.21%) CODA
17 7 (1.21%) OpenText
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £38 - £52 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Today
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Flintshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension and Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + ACCA/CIMA Study Support
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago