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 27 May 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
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 630 718 683
Rank change year-on-year +88 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 259 217 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 209 194 266
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.95%  

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 38439 44676 50273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.59% 44.77% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30837 36399 40325
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 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +127 252 £38,500 +2.66% 94
London +42 72 £47,500 -9.52% 24
South East +71 46 £40,000 -5.88% 11
North West -8 43 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Manchester -2 29 £45,000 +4.65% 15
Yorkshire +21 27 £31,250 +20.19% 11
Hampshire +42 22 £37,500 -16.66% 2
South West +12 20 £37,500 +36.36% 3
West Midlands +28 15 £36,250 -3.33% 6
West Yorkshire +9 14 £35,000 +34.61% 6
Wiltshire +13 12 £37,500 -16.66%
Surrey +45 10 £45,000 +50.00% 3
North Yorkshire +13 10 £30,000 -4.76%
East Midlands +16 9 £38,250 +21.42% 3
Cheshire -19 9 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Leeds +19 8 £38,750 +19.23% 4
Birmingham +18 8 £45,000 +48.76% 2
East of England -7 8 £32,500 -13.33% 3
York +19 6 £30,000 -20.00%
City of London +26 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £31,500 +17.75%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 -
Southampton - 4 £40,000 - 1
Chessington - 4 £37,500 -
Berkshire +30 3 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Dorset +8 3 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Nottingham +5 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Coventry +1 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Leicestershire 0 3 £40,000 +26.98% 2

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 387 (62.93%) ERP
2 286 (46.50%) Finance
3 193 (31.38%) SQL
4 188 (30.57%) SAP
5 154 (25.04%) Sage 200
6 147 (23.90%) NetSuite
7 141 (22.93%) Sage X3
8 140 (22.76%) Advertising
9 129 (20.98%) CRM
10 127 (20.65%) Microsoft
11 122 (19.84%) Epicor
12 113 (18.37%) Infor
13 110 (17.89%) Oracle
14 103 (16.75%) SAP Business One
15 98 (15.93%) SQL Server
16 91 (14.80%) E-Commerce
17 89 (14.47%) Manufacturing
18 85 (13.82%) Dynamics NAV
19 76 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
20 75 (12.20%) Presales
21 74 (12.03%) Crystal Reports
22 71 (11.54%) JavaScript
23 68 (11.06%) Windows
24 67 (10.89%) Dynamics AX
25 58 (9.43%) Pegasus
26 57 (9.27%) Project Management
27 56 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
28 54 (8.78%) .NET
29 53 (8.62%) JD Edwards
30 52 (8.46%) Retail

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 19 (3.09%) CMS
2 15 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.28%) IIS
4 11 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.46%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.65%) Apache
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.65%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.49%) WordPress
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.33%) PrestaShop
8 2 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 154 (25.04%) Sage 200
2 147 (23.90%) NetSuite
3 141 (22.93%) Sage X3
4 103 (16.75%) SAP Business One
5 85 (13.82%) Dynamics NAV
6 67 (10.89%) Dynamics AX
7 41 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 38 (6.18%) Unit4 Business World
9 33 (5.37%) Dynamics GP
10 25 (4.07%) Sage 50
11 24 (3.90%) Sage 1000
12 23 (3.74%) Sage CRM
13 13 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (2.11%) SAP S/4HANA
14 12 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
15 10 (1.63%) Infor M3
16 9 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
17 8 (1.30%) Lawson
17 8 (1.30%) Movex
18 7 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.72%) SaaS
2 17 (2.76%) Sage Pay
3 14 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.28%) Office 365
4 13 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.30%) Intacct
6 7 (1.14%) Force.com
7 6 (0.98%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.49%) Boomi
8 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.49%) GitHub
8 3 (0.49%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.16%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.16%) G Suite
9 1 (0.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.63%) Firewall
2 8 (1.30%) DNS
3 6 (0.98%) Broadband
3 6 (0.98%) DHCP
3 6 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) LAN
4 5 (0.81%) WAN
5 4 (0.65%) Internet
5 4 (0.65%) VPN
6 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.49%) SSL
6 3 (0.49%) VLAN
7 2 (0.33%) ATM
7 2 (0.33%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 2 (0.33%) Skype
7 2 (0.33%) SSH
8 1 (0.16%) HTTP
8 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 74 (12.03%) Crystal Reports
3 36 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.28%) MySQL
6 13 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.46%) DTS
9 9 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.98%) BigQuery
12 6 (0.98%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (0.81%) Big Data
13 5 (0.81%) MS Access
13 5 (0.81%) QlikView
14 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Git (software)
1 12 (1.95%) JIRA
2 10 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.46%) JIRA Agile
4 8 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.49%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.49%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.16%) gulp
6 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 286 (46.50%) Finance
2 140 (22.76%) Advertising
3 89 (14.47%) Manufacturing
4 52 (8.46%) Retail
5 27 (4.39%) Marketing
6 17 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.28%) Banking
8 9 (1.46%) General Ledger
9 6 (0.98%) Automotive
9 6 (0.98%) Front Office
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) Billing
11 3 (0.49%) German Language
11 3 (0.49%) Legal
11 3 (0.49%) Local Government
11 3 (0.49%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 237 (38.54%) Consultant
2 116 (18.86%) Sage Consultant
3 112 (18.21%) Analyst
4 101 (16.42%) Software Consultant
5 89 (14.47%) Developer
6 62 (10.08%) Implementation Consultant
7 54 (8.78%) Support Analyst
8 49 (7.97%) ERP Consultant
9 41 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 34 (5.53%) Project Manager
10 34 (5.53%) Support Consultant
11 33 (5.37%) Applications Support
12 32 (5.20%) .NET Developer
12 32 (5.20%) Sage 200 Consultant
13 28 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
14 24 (3.90%) Business Consultant
15 23 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
16 22 (3.58%) SAP Consultant
17 21 (3.41%) Development Manager
18 20 (3.25%) SAP Business One Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.78%) .NET
2 49 (7.97%) HTML
3 29 (4.72%) CSS
4 21 (3.41%) ASP.NET
5 19 (3.09%) XML
6 14 (2.28%) .NET Framework
6 14 (2.28%) Ajax
6 14 (2.28%) AngularJS
7 13 (2.11%) jQuery
7 13 (2.11%) REST
7 13 (2.11%) Web Services
8 11 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.63%) EDI
9 10 (1.63%) JSON
9 10 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (1.30%) HTML5
10 8 (1.30%) SOAP
11 6 (0.98%) CSS3
12 5 (0.81%) Node.js
13 4 (0.65%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.76%) iPad
3 12 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (1.95%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 6 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.81%) iPhone
8 4 (0.65%) User Experience
9 3 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.49%) EPoS
9 3 (0.49%) FMCG
10 2 (0.33%) APACS
10 2 (0.33%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.33%) EFT
10 2 (0.33%) EFTPOS
10 2 (0.33%) EMV
10 2 (0.33%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (11.06%) Windows
2 23 (3.74%) Windows 7
3 22 (3.58%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.09%) Linux
5 18 (2.93%) Windows 10
6 10 (1.63%) Unix
6 10 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.46%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.98%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.49%) VyOS
11 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.33%) Android
12 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (62.93%) ERP
2 129 (20.98%) CRM
3 91 (14.80%) E-Commerce
4 75 (12.20%) Presales
5 57 (9.27%) Project Management
6 56 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (7.48%) Customer Requirements
8 40 (6.50%) Business Process Mapping
9 38 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (5.53%) Business Analysis
11 32 (5.20%) Business Development
12 28 (4.55%) Web Development
13 25 (4.07%) MVC
14 17 (2.76%) ETL
14 17 (2.76%) PRINCE2
15 15 (2.44%) Migration
15 15 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (2.28%) Time Management
17 13 (2.11%) Logistics
17 13 (2.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 193 (31.38%) SQL
2 71 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 48 (7.80%) C#
4 33 (5.37%) T-SQL
5 21 (3.41%) VB.NET
6 16 (2.60%) VB
7 11 (1.79%) C
7 11 (1.79%) Java
8 10 (1.63%) PHP
9 9 (1.46%) VBA
10 8 (1.30%) C++
11 7 (1.14%) R
12 5 (0.81%) Python
13 3 (0.49%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.33%) J#
14 2 (0.33%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.33%) Progress 4GL
14 2 (0.33%) VBScript
15 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (8.29%) Degree
2 19 (3.09%) ACCA
2 19 (3.09%) CIMA
3 15 (2.44%) AAT
4 7 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.49%) ISEB
6 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) APMP
7 2 (0.33%) MCSE
7 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.28%) SLA
2 10 (1.63%) PMO
3 6 (0.98%) QA
4 3 (0.49%) IFRS
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 28 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) XenServer
5 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) WMI
3 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 188 (30.57%) SAP
2 127 (20.65%) Microsoft
3 122 (19.84%) Epicor
4 113 (18.37%) Infor
5 110 (17.89%) Oracle
6 58 (9.43%) Pegasus
7 53 (8.62%) JD Edwards
8 43 (6.99%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (5.53%) Sun
10 26 (4.23%) IFS
11 18 (2.93%) Workday
12 12 (1.95%) Citrix
13 11 (1.79%) Cognos
13 11 (1.79%) VMware
13 11 (1.79%) WorldPay
14 10 (1.63%) IBM
15 9 (1.46%) Adobe
15 9 (1.46%) OpenText
16 8 (1.30%) Google
16 8 (1.30%) Tableau
Leyland, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Anderson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Code Red Associates
Salary: 12 month fixed-term salaried contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Amita UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus and oncall call out fees
Posted: 5 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago