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 29 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
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 722 669
Rank change year-on-year +203 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 359 232 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 304 210 266
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 37450 47958 50482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.93% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30114 39158 40719
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +189 338 £40,000 +6.66% 79
South East +95 78 £40,000 - 10
London +57 64 £47,500 +14.45% 23
North West +48 63 £40,000 +2.56% 15
West Midlands +66 40 £40,000 -6.97% 8
Manchester +13 38 £40,000 -6.97% 10
Yorkshire +44 26 £35,000 -12.22% 5
Hampshire +36 24 £40,000 +12.67% 7
Birmingham - 22 £45,000 - 2
South West +38 21 £40,000 +23.07% 5
East of England +12 19 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Surrey +52 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +5 17 £32,500 +7.43% 6
Berkshire +45 15 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Wiltshire +35 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +24 13 £45,000 +28.57% 3
South Wales +20 13 £29,500 -21.33%
Wales +8 13 £29,500 -15.71%
Leeds +28 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Merseyside - 11 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cardiff +8 10 £26,500 -29.33%
City of London +45 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Nottingham +13 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire +3 9 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Fleet - 9 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 9 £45,000 - 1
Reading +37 8 £57,500 -
Cheshire +9 7 £34,250 -3.52% 2
Letchworth -11 7 £37,500 +36.36%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Sage.

1 435 (62.95%) ERP
2 300 (43.42%) Finance
3 197 (28.51%) SQL
3 197 (28.51%) SAP
4 195 (28.22%) Sage 200
5 171 (24.75%) CRM
6 157 (22.72%) Advertising
7 154 (22.29%) NetSuite
8 152 (22.00%) Sage X3
9 147 (21.27%) Microsoft
10 125 (18.09%) Infor
11 122 (17.66%) Epicor
12 118 (17.08%) MS Excel
13 108 (15.63%) Manufacturing
14 105 (15.20%) SQL Server
15 102 (14.76%) Oracle
16 100 (14.47%) SAP Business One
16 100 (14.47%) Dynamics NAV
17 96 (13.89%) E-Commerce
18 88 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (11.58%) Windows
20 75 (10.85%) Presales
21 73 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
22 67 (9.70%) JavaScript
23 65 (9.41%) Dynamics AX
24 62 (8.97%) Degree
25 61 (8.83%) Salesforce.com
26 60 (8.68%) Retail
27 59 (8.54%) JD Edwards
28 58 (8.39%) Crystal Reports

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 22 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.03%) IIS
4 13 (1.88%) CMS
5 5 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.72%) SugarCRM
5 5 (0.72%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.43%) Apache
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.29%) PrestaShop
7 2 (0.29%) Site Server
8 1 (0.14%) Drupal
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.14%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 118 (17.08%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.67%) MS Office
3 6 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 195 (28.22%) Sage 200
2 154 (22.29%) NetSuite
3 152 (22.00%) Sage X3
4 100 (14.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 100 (14.47%) SAP Business One
5 65 (9.41%) Dynamics AX
6 58 (8.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 47 (6.80%) Unit4 Business World
8 41 (5.93%) Sage CRM
9 33 (4.78%) Sage 1000
10 30 (4.34%) Dynamics GP
10 30 (4.34%) Sage 50
11 18 (2.60%) Infor M3
11 18 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
12 14 (2.03%) Movex
12 14 (2.03%) SAP S/4HANA
13 10 (1.45%) Lawson
13 10 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (1.45%) Pegasus Opera
14 9 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.47%) SaaS
2 23 (3.33%) Office 365
3 14 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.88%) Sage Pay
5 10 (1.45%) FinancialForce.com
6 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.87%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.58%) Intacct
8 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.43%) Boomi
9 3 (0.43%) Force.com
9 3 (0.43%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.29%) GitHub
11 1 (0.14%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.74%) Firewall
1 12 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.01%) DNS
2 7 (1.01%) VoIP
3 6 (0.87%) Broadband
3 6 (0.87%) WAN
4 5 (0.72%) DHCP
4 5 (0.72%) LAN
4 5 (0.72%) Skype
4 5 (0.72%) VPN
5 4 (0.58%) Internet
6 3 (0.43%) Intranet
7 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.29%) Network Security
7 2 (0.29%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) HTTP
8 1 (0.14%) SNMP
8 1 (0.14%) SSH
8 1 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.39%) Crystal Reports
3 42 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.75%) MySQL
6 16 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.45%) Big Data
7 10 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.16%) DTS
10 7 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.01%) Power BI
10 7 (1.01%) Qlik Sense
10 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.87%) BigQuery
11 6 (0.87%) MS Access
12 5 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.01%) JIRA
4 5 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.29%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
General
1 300 (43.42%) Finance
2 157 (22.72%) Advertising
3 108 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 60 (8.68%) Retail
5 29 (4.20%) Marketing
6 20 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.17%) Banking
8 10 (1.45%) Automotive
9 9 (1.30%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.72%) Front Office
11 4 (0.58%) Back Office
12 3 (0.43%) Billing
12 3 (0.43%) Legal
12 3 (0.43%) Local Government
12 3 (0.43%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.29%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 251 (36.32%) Consultant
2 130 (18.81%) Sage Consultant
3 105 (15.20%) Analyst
4 91 (13.17%) Software Consultant
5 88 (12.74%) Developer
6 65 (9.41%) Implementation Consultant
7 56 (8.10%) Support Analyst
8 46 (6.66%) ERP Consultant
9 45 (6.51%) Support Consultant
10 42 (6.08%) Sage 200 Consultant
11 41 (5.93%) Applications Support
11 41 (5.93%) Project Manager
12 40 (5.79%) ERP Manager
13 37 (5.35%) Software Implementation Consultant
14 36 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
15 29 (4.20%) Development Manager
16 28 (4.05%) Business Manager
17 25 (3.62%) Business Development Manager
18 24 (3.47%) Support Engineer
19 23 (3.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (7.38%) .NET
2 41 (5.93%) HTML
3 22 (3.18%) CSS
4 21 (3.04%) XML
5 20 (2.89%) ASP.NET
6 18 (2.60%) Web Services
7 13 (1.88%) Ajax
8 12 (1.74%) REST
9 10 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.45%) EDI
9 10 (1.45%) jQuery
10 9 (1.30%) AngularJS
10 9 (1.30%) JSON
11 8 (1.16%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.16%) SOAP
12 7 (1.01%) HTML5
13 6 (0.87%) COM
13 6 (0.87%) Middleware
14 5 (0.72%) CSS3
14 5 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.89%) iPad
3 12 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.01%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.01%) iPhone
6 5 (0.72%) FMCG
7 4 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.43%) PMI
8 3 (0.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.29%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.29%) EPoS
9 2 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.14%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.14%) Kindle
10 1 (0.14%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (11.58%) Windows
2 32 (4.63%) Windows 7
3 25 (3.62%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.89%) Windows 10
5 19 (2.75%) Linux
6 14 (2.03%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.74%) Unix
8 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.16%) Android
11 3 (0.43%) VyOS
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (62.95%) ERP
2 171 (24.75%) CRM
3 96 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 75 (10.85%) Presales
5 73 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (8.10%) Project Management
7 45 (6.51%) Customer Requirements
8 40 (5.79%) Business Process Mapping
9 39 (5.64%) Business Development
10 33 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (4.63%) Business Analysis
12 28 (4.05%) Migration
13 26 (3.76%) PRINCE2
13 26 (3.76%) Web Development
14 25 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (2.89%) ITIL
16 19 (2.75%) Data Migration
16 19 (2.75%) MVC
17 18 (2.60%) ETL
18 17 (2.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 197 (28.51%) SQL
2 67 (9.70%) JavaScript
3 41 (5.93%) C#
4 31 (4.49%) T-SQL
5 19 (2.75%) VB.NET
6 17 (2.46%) VB
7 10 (1.45%) C
8 9 (1.30%) C++
9 8 (1.16%) Java
10 6 (0.87%) PHP
11 5 (0.72%) Apex Code
11 5 (0.72%) VBA
12 3 (0.43%) Python
12 3 (0.43%) R
13 2 (0.29%) J#
13 2 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.29%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.29%) VBScript
14 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 62 (8.97%) Degree
2 18 (2.60%) AAT
3 15 (2.17%) ACCA
4 14 (2.03%) CIMA
4 14 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.58%) ISEB
6 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.43%) MCSA
7 3 (0.43%) MCSE
7 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) APMP
8 2 (0.29%) MCITP
8 2 (0.29%) PMP
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.47%) SLA
2 9 (1.30%) PMO
3 8 (1.16%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) IFRS
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.43%) vSphere
5 2 (0.29%) XenServer
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.43%) PaperCut
3 2 (0.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.14%) WMI
4 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 197 (28.51%) SAP
2 147 (21.27%) Microsoft
3 125 (18.09%) Infor
4 122 (17.66%) Epicor
5 102 (14.76%) Oracle
6 61 (8.83%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (8.54%) JD Edwards
8 52 (7.53%) Pegasus
9 37 (5.35%) Sun
10 33 (4.78%) IFS
11 22 (3.18%) Citrix
12 17 (2.46%) VMware
13 14 (2.03%) Cognos
13 14 (2.03%) Workday
14 11 (1.59%) Tableau
15 10 (1.45%) QAD
16 9 (1.30%) IBM
16 9 (1.30%) SonicWALL
16 9 (1.30%) Talend
17 8 (1.16%) OpenText
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