Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 758 797
Rank change year-on-year +92 +39 -81
Permanent jobs citing Sage 568 552 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.61% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 460 494 503
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 78810 90870 103481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.43% 44.90% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 61984 74004 83233
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,306
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in the UK

Sage
Top 15 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 +115 534 £40,000 +5.26% 64
UK excluding London +85 410 £37,500 - 54
North of England +85 154 £36,000 +3.60% 22
London +25 124 £47,500 +9.20% 11
South East +56 101 £40,000 -15.79% 11
North West +42 98 £40,000 -1.84% 12
Midlands +50 71 £38,750 +19.23% 10
Yorkshire +23 50 £35,000 +7.69% 7
South West +41 41 £39,000 +39.29% 4
West Midlands +41 39 £40,000 +14.29% 6
East Midlands +23 30 £38,750 +23.02% 3
East of England +6 24 £37,500 +19.05% 4
Wales +5 13 £32,500 +8.33% 3
North East +18 6 £30,000 -13.04% 3
Scotland +3 6 £36,000 +24.14%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 367 (64.61%) ERP
2 268 (47.18%) Finance
3 195 (34.33%) SQL
4 187 (32.92%) SAP
5 139 (24.47%) NetSuite
6 137 (24.12%) Advertising
7 136 (23.94%) Sage 200
8 133 (23.42%) Microsoft
9 124 (21.83%) Oracle
10 120 (21.13%) CRM
11 119 (20.95%) Sage X3
12 116 (20.42%) Epicor
13 106 (18.66%) Infor
14 91 (16.02%) E-Commerce
15 90 (15.85%) SAP Business One
16 88 (15.49%) SQL Server
17 86 (15.14%) Crystal Reports
18 81 (14.26%) Manufacturing
19 74 (13.03%) Dynamics AX
20 70 (12.32%) Project Management
21 66 (11.62%) JavaScript
21 66 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
22 65 (11.44%) JD Edwards
23 63 (11.09%) Dynamics NAV
24 62 (10.92%) Presales
25 58 (10.21%) Microsoft Office
25 58 (10.21%) Windows
26 54 (9.51%) Degree
27 49 (8.63%) Pegasus
28 46 (8.10%) HTML

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 17 (2.99%) CMS
2 15 (2.64%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.94%) IIS
5 7 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.06%) WordPress
7 4 (0.70%) Apache
8 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.53%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.35%) PrestaShop
9 2 (0.35%) SAS
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (10.21%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (5.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.35%) SPSS
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 139 (24.47%) NetSuite
2 136 (23.94%) Sage 200
3 119 (20.95%) Sage X3
4 90 (15.85%) SAP Business One
5 74 (13.03%) Dynamics AX
6 63 (11.09%) Dynamics NAV
7 36 (6.34%) Unit4 Business World
8 31 (5.46%) Dynamics GP
9 28 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
10 22 (3.87%) Sage 50
10 22 (3.87%) Sage CRM
11 17 (2.99%) Sage 1000
12 10 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (1.76%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (1.58%) Oracle Financials
14 7 (1.23%) Infor M3
14 7 (1.23%) Lawson
14 7 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
15 6 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
15 6 (1.06%) Sage MMS
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.93%) SaaS
2 21 (3.70%) Office 365
3 19 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.46%) Sage Pay
6 11 (1.94%) Force.com
6 11 (1.94%) Intacct
7 8 (1.41%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.70%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.70%) G Suite
11 3 (0.53%) GitHub
12 2 (0.35%) Boomi
12 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.18%) iTunes
13 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.58%) Firewall
2 6 (1.06%) Broadband
3 5 (0.88%) DNS
3 5 (0.88%) FTP
3 5 (0.88%) VPN
4 4 (0.70%) DHCP
4 4 (0.70%) Internet
4 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.70%) VLAN
4 4 (0.70%) WAN
5 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.53%) LAN
5 3 (0.53%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) ATM
6 2 (0.35%) Intranet
6 2 (0.35%) Network Security
6 2 (0.35%) SSH
6 2 (0.35%) VoIP
6 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 86 (15.14%) Crystal Reports
3 29 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.29%) MySQL
5 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.41%) MS Access
8 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.06%) BigQuery
10 6 (1.06%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (0.88%) DTS
11 5 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.88%) QlikView
12 4 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.53%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.76%) JIRA
3 7 (1.23%) JIRA Agile
3 7 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.53%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.18%) gulp
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 268 (47.18%) Finance
2 137 (24.12%) Advertising
3 81 (14.26%) Manufacturing
4 41 (7.22%) Retail
5 24 (4.23%) Marketing
6 13 (2.29%) Banking
7 12 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.76%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.06%) Billing
10 5 (0.88%) Back Office
11 4 (0.70%) Automotive
11 4 (0.70%) Front Office
12 3 (0.53%) German Language
12 3 (0.53%) Legal
12 3 (0.53%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) Local Government
14 1 (0.18%) Games
14 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 221 (38.91%) Consultant
2 100 (17.61%) Sage Consultant
3 94 (16.55%) Analyst
4 84 (14.79%) Developer
5 79 (13.91%) Software Consultant
6 47 (8.27%) Implementation Consultant
7 42 (7.39%) ERP Consultant
8 40 (7.04%) Support Analyst
9 38 (6.69%) Sage 200 Consultant
10 33 (5.81%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 32 (5.63%) Project Manager
12 28 (4.93%) .NET Developer
12 28 (4.93%) Business Consultant
13 25 (4.40%) IT Support
14 23 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (4.05%) Support Consultant
15 21 (3.70%) Applications Support
15 21 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
16 19 (3.35%) ERP Manager
16 19 (3.35%) SAP Business One Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.10%) HTML
2 43 (7.57%) .NET
3 26 (4.58%) CSS
4 17 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.82%) XML
6 12 (2.11%) AngularJS
7 11 (1.94%) jQuery
7 11 (1.94%) REST
7 11 (1.94%) Web Services
8 10 (1.76%) .NET Framework
8 10 (1.76%) Ajax
8 10 (1.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.23%) JSON
11 6 (1.06%) EDI
11 6 (1.06%) HTML5
11 6 (1.06%) SOAP
12 5 (0.88%) CSS3
12 5 (0.88%) Node.js
13 4 (0.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.64%) iPad
5 10 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.88%) NHS
7 4 (0.70%) iPhone
8 3 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.53%) EPoS
8 3 (0.53%) FMCG
8 3 (0.53%) User Experience
9 2 (0.35%) APACS
9 2 (0.35%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.35%) EFT
9 2 (0.35%) EFTPOS
9 2 (0.35%) EMV
9 2 (0.35%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.21%) Windows
2 28 (4.93%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 13 (2.29%) Linux
5 11 (1.94%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.06%) Unix
7 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.53%) VyOS
9 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.35%) Android
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (64.61%) ERP
2 120 (21.13%) CRM
3 91 (16.02%) E-Commerce
4 70 (12.32%) Project Management
5 62 (10.92%) Presales
6 42 (7.39%) Business Analysis
7 39 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (6.16%) Customer Requirements
10 31 (5.46%) Business Development
11 28 (4.93%) Business Process Mapping
11 28 (4.93%) Web Development
12 27 (4.75%) Migration
13 21 (3.70%) MVC
14 17 (2.99%) Analytics
15 16 (2.82%) Mentoring
16 15 (2.64%) PRINCE2
17 14 (2.46%) Data Migration
17 14 (2.46%) Time Management
18 13 (2.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (34.33%) SQL
2 66 (11.62%) JavaScript
3 42 (7.39%) C#
4 21 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 17 (2.99%) Java
5 17 (2.99%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.11%) PHP
7 10 (1.76%) C
8 9 (1.58%) VB
9 8 (1.41%) R
10 7 (1.23%) VBA
11 6 (1.06%) Progress 4GL
11 6 (1.06%) Python
12 4 (0.70%) C++
13 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.35%) J#
14 2 (0.35%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.35%) VBScript
15 1 (0.18%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 54 (9.51%) Degree
2 26 (4.58%) ACCA
3 24 (4.23%) CIMA
4 7 (1.23%) AAT
4 7 (1.23%) ISEB
5 6 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.35%) APMP
9 2 (0.35%) MCSA
9 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PMP
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.18%) MBA
10 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.23%) QA
2 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.06%) PMO
2 6 (1.06%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) IFRS
3 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 187 (32.92%) SAP
2 133 (23.42%) Microsoft
3 124 (21.83%) Oracle
4 116 (20.42%) Epicor
5 106 (18.66%) Infor
6 65 (11.44%) JD Edwards
7 49 (8.63%) Pegasus
8 40 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (4.58%) Sun
10 24 (4.23%) IFS
11 17 (2.99%) Workday
12 13 (2.29%) Cognos
13 12 (2.11%) Google
14 10 (1.76%) IBM
15 9 (1.58%) Tableau
15 9 (1.58%) WorldPay
16 8 (1.41%) Adobe
16 8 (1.41%) Zoho
17 7 (1.23%) CODA
17 7 (1.23%) SonicWALL
Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £70000 - £630000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Anderson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Car, Health Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance/ OTE Bonus Structure
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Washington Frank
Salary: £29000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £28 - £36 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £37 - £52 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
H&R Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car/ Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance/ OTE Bonus Structure
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Anderson Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits package + training
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago