Sage
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of Sage products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Sage over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 595 692 891
Rank change year-on-year +97 +199 -120
Permanent jobs citing Sage 298 182 398
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 224 152 226
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,250 £50,000 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.50% -9.91% +23.33%
75th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -

All Vendors
UK

Sage falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32,716 33,792 69,447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.16% 40.74% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20,933 22,315 34,627
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,415
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.30% +4.55% +2.80%
75th Percentile £71,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,300 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in the UK

Sage
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sage in the UK

Sage
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Sage in the UK

Sage
Top 16 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 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +92 253 £40,000 -20.00% 78
UK excluding London +58 245 £37,500 -16.67% 79
Work from Home +100 107 £40,365 -32.73% 26
North of England +37 63 £38,000 -15.56% 26
South East +31 60 £40,000 +25.00% 17
Midlands -2 55 £37,500 -16.67% 19
London +58 46 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire +55 29 £42,500 -5.56% 11
West Midlands -11 29 £37,375 -16.94% 11
East Midlands -6 26 £37,500 -11.76% 8
East of England +1 23 £38,500 +28.33% 4
North West -1 23 £38,000 -24.00% 14
Scotland -21 22 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Wales - 18 £37,500 - 3
North East -3 11 £35,000 -64.10% 3
South West -9 4 £66,000 +65.00% 10

Sage
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Exchange
3 4 (1.34%) Apache
4 3 (1.01%) Confluence
4 3 (1.01%) IIS
4 3 (1.01%) WordPress
5 2 (0.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.34%) JOnAS
Applications
1 46 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.67%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 71 (23.83%) Sage 200
2 47 (15.77%) Sage X3
3 25 (8.39%) Sage 50
3 25 (8.39%) Unit4 Business World
4 18 (6.04%) NetSuite
5 10 (3.36%) SAP Business One
6 6 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (2.01%) Pegasus Opera
6 6 (2.01%) Sage 500
7 5 (1.68%) Exchequer
7 5 (1.68%) Sage CRM
8 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (1.01%) iTrent
9 3 (1.01%) Raiser’s Edge
9 3 (1.01%) Sage 300 ERP
10 2 (0.67%) BambooHR
10 2 (0.67%) Primavera
10 2 (0.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.76%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (9.73%) Intacct
3 13 (4.36%) Azure
3 13 (4.36%) Google Workspace
4 11 (3.69%) AWS
4 11 (3.69%) Entra ID
5 9 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (3.02%) Serverless
6 8 (2.68%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (2.68%) SaaS
7 7 (2.35%) Stripe
8 6 (2.01%) OneDrive
8 6 (2.01%) WhatsApp
9 5 (1.68%) Azure Sentinel
9 5 (1.68%) GitHub
10 4 (1.34%) FinancialForce
11 3 (1.01%) Blackbaud
11 3 (1.01%) Canva
11 3 (1.01%) iTunes
12 2 (0.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.39%) Firewall
2 18 (6.04%) DNS
3 14 (4.70%) DHCP
4 13 (4.36%) Internet
4 13 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (4.03%) Intranet
6 11 (3.69%) VPN
7 10 (3.36%) Network Security
8 8 (2.68%) VLAN
9 7 (2.35%) Wireless
10 6 (2.01%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.01%) SSL
11 5 (1.68%) SMTP
11 5 (1.68%) SNMP
11 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.68%) VoIP
12 4 (1.34%) LAN
12 4 (1.34%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.34%) WAN
13 2 (0.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.39%) DB2
3 9 (3.02%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.34%) MySQL
7 3 (1.01%) MS Access
8 2 (0.67%) Big Data
8 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.67%) Power BI
8 2 (0.67%) Redis
8 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.34%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.34%) Looker
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.34%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.68%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.67%) MLflow
3 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 109 (36.58%) Finance
2 107 (35.91%) Social Skills
3 53 (17.79%) Manufacturing
4 33 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (9.06%) Public Sector
6 18 (6.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 18 (6.04%) Legal
6 18 (6.04%) Retail
7 16 (5.37%) Telecoms
8 15 (5.03%) Organisational Skills
9 10 (3.36%) Marketing
10 5 (1.68%) Law
11 3 (1.01%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.01%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.67%) Advertising
12 2 (0.67%) Banking
12 2 (0.67%) Electronics
12 2 (0.67%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 66 (22.15%) Consultant
2 38 (12.75%) Analyst
3 35 (11.74%) Sage Consultant
4 33 (11.07%) IT Manager
5 25 (8.39%) Sage Support
6 24 (8.05%) Developer
7 23 (7.72%) IT Support
8 19 (6.38%) Audit Manager
8 19 (6.38%) IT Audit Manager
9 17 (5.70%) Implementation Consultant
9 17 (5.70%) IT Assistant
10 15 (5.03%) Assistant IT Manager
11 14 (4.70%) Sage 200 Consultant
12 13 (4.36%) Senior
12 13 (4.36%) Support Consultant
12 13 (4.36%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.36%) Support Technician
13 12 (4.03%) Development Manager
14 11 (3.69%) ERP Implementation Consultant
14 11 (3.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.70%) HTML
2 9 (3.02%) .NET
2 9 (3.02%) CSS
2 9 (3.02%) Node.js
3 7 (2.35%) .NET Core
3 7 (2.35%) HTML5
4 5 (1.68%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.68%) jQuery
4 5 (1.68%) React Native
5 4 (1.34%) Middleware
5 4 (1.34%) Web Services
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.01%) Pyjs
7 2 (0.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.67%) CSS3
7 2 (0.67%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (0.67%) React
7 2 (0.67%) XML
8 1 (0.34%) REST
8 1 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.72%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.37%) Driving Licence
2 16 (5.37%) Onboarding
3 12 (4.03%) Social Media
4 11 (3.69%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.02%) CCTV
5 9 (3.02%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.01%) Replication
8 4 (1.34%) Cyber Threat
8 4 (1.34%) EPoS
8 4 (1.34%) FMCG
9 3 (1.01%) Clustering
9 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.01%) iPad
9 3 (1.01%) Media Streaming
9 3 (1.01%) PMI
9 3 (1.01%) Podcast
10 2 (0.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 57 (19.13%) Windows
2 36 (12.08%) Windows Server
3 30 (10.07%) Linux
4 25 (8.39%) Unix
5 13 (4.36%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.34%) VMS
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.24%) ERP
2 63 (21.14%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (20.81%) Project Management
4 36 (12.08%) Analytics
5 32 (10.74%) Agile
6 29 (9.73%) Data Privacy
7 28 (9.40%) CRM
8 27 (9.06%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (8.39%) Creative Thinking
9 25 (8.39%) Customer Service
9 25 (8.39%) IT Audit
9 25 (8.39%) Technical Analysis
10 23 (7.72%) Data Analytics
11 16 (5.37%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.37%) Time Management
12 15 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.70%) Project Planning
14 11 (3.69%) Budget Management
14 11 (3.69%) Business Process Analysis
14 11 (3.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.19%) SQL
2 20 (6.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.35%) C#
3 7 (2.35%) VBA
4 6 (2.01%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.67%) PHP
6 2 (0.67%) Python
6 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
6 2 (0.67%) VBScript
7 1 (0.34%) Bash
Qualifications
1 82 (27.52%) Degree
2 25 (8.39%) CISA
3 8 (2.68%) DBS Check
4 7 (2.35%) MCSE
4 7 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.68%) ACCA
5 5 (1.68%) HND
6 4 (1.34%) AAT
6 4 (1.34%) HNC
6 4 (1.34%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.34%) MCSA
7 3 (1.01%) CCNA
7 3 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.01%) MCP
7 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.67%) CIPFA
8 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.67%) QiCA
8 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.39%) ITGC
2 23 (7.72%) PMO
3 13 (4.36%) GDPR
4 5 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.67%) QA
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.37%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.68%) SCCM
3 3 (1.01%) Autotask
3 3 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.01%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 125 (41.95%) Microsoft
2 73 (24.50%) SAP
3 47 (15.77%) Oracle
4 20 (6.71%) Xero
5 15 (5.03%) Epicor
6 12 (4.03%) VMware
7 11 (3.69%) Google
8 10 (3.36%) Cisco
8 10 (3.36%) Sophos
9 9 (3.02%) Datto
9 9 (3.02%) IFS
9 9 (3.02%) Veeam
10 7 (2.35%) Civica
10 7 (2.35%) GoCardless
10 7 (2.35%) Infor
10 7 (2.35%) PayPal
10 7 (2.35%) Workday
11 6 (2.01%) Avaya
11 6 (2.01%) Draytek
11 6 (2.01%) Pegasus