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 25 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 644 664 684
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 228 265 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.62% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 173 235 258
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  

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 39228 42985 51858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.54% 44.28% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31097 34975 41799
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 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 25 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 25 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 +37 215 £38,500 +2.66% 85
London +19 63 £50,000 - 12
North West -16 36 £40,000 -9.09% 16
South East +25 35 £38,500 -16.75% 10
Yorkshire +20 29 £32,250 +17.27% 15
Hampshire +15 18 £37,500 -25.00% 2
South West +8 17 £37,500 +36.36% 8
Manchester -11 17 £42,500 -22.72% 7
North Yorkshire +15 13 £30,000 -4.76% 2
West Yorkshire +15 13 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Cheshire -22 13 £43,500 +24.28% 4
East Midlands +22 11 £40,000 +26.98% 5
York +18 8 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Runcorn - 8 - - 2
Wiltshire +11 7 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Surrey +27 6 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Dorset +6 5 £38,500 -33.04% 1
East of England -1 5 £23,750 -29.10% 7
City of London +30 4 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Nottingham +10 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Leeds +3 4 £25,000 -23.07%
West Midlands +3 4 £26,500 -24.28% 4
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Berkshire +19 3 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Leicestershire +5 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Huddersfield - 3 £42,500 - 1
Harrogate - 3 £21,500 -
Somerset - 3 £57,000 - 2
North East +15 2 £50,750 +35.33% 4
Leicester +8 2 £37,500 -14.28% 1

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 377 (65.00%) ERP
2 272 (46.90%) Finance
3 200 (34.48%) SQL
4 192 (33.10%) SAP
5 145 (25.00%) NetSuite
6 139 (23.97%) Sage 200
7 132 (22.76%) Advertising
8 130 (22.41%) Microsoft
9 127 (21.90%) Sage X3
10 123 (21.21%) Epicor
11 122 (21.03%) CRM
12 116 (20.00%) Oracle
13 111 (19.14%) Infor
14 99 (17.07%) SAP Business One
15 95 (16.38%) E-Commerce
16 94 (16.21%) SQL Server
17 82 (14.14%) Manufacturing
17 82 (14.14%) Crystal Reports
18 71 (12.24%) Dynamics NAV
18 71 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
20 65 (11.21%) Windows
21 64 (11.03%) Project Management
21 64 (11.03%) Presales
22 63 (10.86%) JavaScript
23 60 (10.34%) JD Edwards
24 58 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
25 57 (9.83%) Degree
26 53 (9.14%) Pegasus
27 50 (8.62%) 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 13 (2.24%) IIS
2 13 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.07%) MS Exchange
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
7 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.34%) PrestaShop
8 2 (0.34%) SAS
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
5 5 (0.86%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 145 (25.00%) NetSuite
2 139 (23.97%) Sage 200
3 127 (21.90%) Sage X3
4 99 (17.07%) SAP Business One
5 71 (12.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 68 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
7 38 (6.55%) Unit4 Business World
8 35 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
9 32 (5.52%) Dynamics GP
10 25 (4.31%) Sage 50
11 20 (3.45%) Sage CRM
12 17 (2.93%) Sage 1000
13 10 (1.72%) Infor M3
13 10 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
13 10 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
14 9 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
14 9 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
15 8 (1.38%) Movex
16 7 (1.21%) Lawson
16 7 (1.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.34%) SaaS
2 18 (3.10%) Office 365
3 17 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.41%) Sage Pay
5 11 (1.90%) Force.com
5 11 (1.90%) Intacct
6 7 (1.21%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.52%) Boomi
8 3 (0.52%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.52%) G Suite
8 3 (0.52%) GitHub
8 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.17%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.38%) 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 82 (14.14%) 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
1 272 (46.90%) Finance
2 132 (22.76%) Advertising
3 82 (14.14%) Manufacturing
4 47 (8.10%) Retail
5 24 (4.14%) Marketing
6 17 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.24%) Banking
8 9 (1.55%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.03%) Billing
10 5 (0.86%) Back Office
10 5 (0.86%) Front Office
11 4 (0.69%) Automotive
12 3 (0.52%) German Language
12 3 (0.52%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 229 (39.48%) Consultant
2 108 (18.62%) Sage Consultant
3 103 (17.76%) Analyst
4 86 (14.83%) Software Consultant
5 83 (14.31%) Developer
6 54 (9.31%) Implementation Consultant
7 49 (8.45%) ERP Consultant
8 47 (8.10%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.21%) Sage 200 Consultant
10 35 (6.03%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 31 (5.34%) Project Manager
12 29 (5.00%) Applications Support
12 29 (5.00%) Business Consultant
13 28 (4.83%) .NET Developer
14 24 (4.14%) Support Consultant
15 23 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
15 23 (3.97%) SAP Consultant
15 23 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
15 23 (3.97%) Systems Analyst
16 22 (3.79%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.10%) .NET
2 46 (7.93%) HTML
3 25 (4.31%) CSS
4 18 (3.10%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.76%) XML
6 12 (2.07%) AngularJS
6 12 (2.07%) REST
6 12 (2.07%) Web Services
7 11 (1.90%) .NET Framework
7 11 (1.90%) jQuery
8 10 (1.72%) Ajax
8 10 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (1.55%) EDI
10 7 (1.21%) JSON
10 7 (1.21%) SOAP
11 6 (1.03%) HTML5
12 5 (0.86%) CSS3
12 5 (0.86%) Node.js
13 4 (0.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.59%) iPad
4 14 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.52%) EPoS
8 3 (0.52%) FMCG
8 3 (0.52%) iPhone
8 3 (0.52%) NHS
8 3 (0.52%) User Experience
9 2 (0.34%) APACS
9 2 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.34%) EFT
9 2 (0.34%) EFTPOS
9 2 (0.34%) EMV
9 2 (0.34%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.21%) Windows
2 27 (4.66%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.93%) Windows 7
4 16 (2.76%) Linux
5 14 (2.41%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.38%) Unix
8 6 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.52%) VyOS
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (65.00%) ERP
2 122 (21.03%) CRM
3 95 (16.38%) E-Commerce
4 64 (11.03%) Presales
4 64 (11.03%) Project Management
5 50 (8.62%) 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 31 (5.34%) Business Development
11 27 (4.66%) Web Development
12 22 (3.79%) MVC
13 19 (3.28%) Migration
14 16 (2.76%) ETL
14 16 (2.76%) Mentoring
15 15 (2.59%) PRINCE2
15 15 (2.59%) Time Management
16 14 (2.41%) Analytics
17 13 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (34.48%) SQL
2 63 (10.86%) JavaScript
3 44 (7.59%) C#
4 29 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 20 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.07%) Java
6 12 (2.07%) VB
7 11 (1.90%) C
8 9 (1.55%) PHP
9 8 (1.38%) R
9 8 (1.38%) VBA
10 6 (1.03%) C++
10 6 (1.03%) Python
11 4 (0.69%) Progress 4GL
12 3 (0.52%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.34%) J#
13 2 (0.34%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
14 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (9.83%) Degree
2 21 (3.62%) ACCA
2 21 (3.62%) CIMA
3 12 (2.07%) AAT
4 5 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.69%) ISEB
5 4 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) APMP
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.17%) MCSA
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.90%) SLA
2 8 (1.38%) PMO
3 7 (1.21%) QA
4 3 (0.52%) IFRS
4 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.24%) 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 3 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (0.52%) 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
1 192 (33.10%) SAP
2 130 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 123 (21.21%) Epicor
4 116 (20.00%) Oracle
5 111 (19.14%) Infor
6 60 (10.34%) JD Edwards
7 53 (9.14%) Pegasus
8 44 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (5.00%) Sun
10 26 (4.48%) IFS
11 18 (3.10%) Workday
12 12 (2.07%) Cognos
13 10 (1.72%) Google
13 10 (1.72%) IBM
14 9 (1.55%) WorldPay
14 9 (1.55%) Zoho
15 8 (1.38%) Citrix
15 8 (1.38%) Tableau
16 7 (1.21%) Adobe
16 7 (1.21%) CODA
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Washington Frank
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension and Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great benefits scheme.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Anderson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Washington Frank
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Bognor Regis
Washington Frank
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Washington Frank
Salary: £57000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £10k bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Washington Frank
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago