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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
UK
Rank 528 718 680
Rank change year-on-year +190 -38  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 352 230 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 301 208 256
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 £27,050 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £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 37302 47298 49861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.90% 45.94% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29986 38617 40192
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 £27,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +209 332 £40,000 +6.66% 91
South East +84 75 £40,000 - 15
London +58 61 £48,750 +17.46% 21
North West +36 59 £40,000 +2.56% 16
West Midlands +64 42 £40,000 -6.97% 8
Manchester +14 34 £40,000 -30.43% 12
Yorkshire +33 28 £35,000 -12.22% 8
Hampshire +34 22 £40,000 +12.67% 10
East of England +19 22 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Birmingham - 22 £45,000 - 2
South West +25 19 £40,000 +3.22% 7
Surrey +44 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +8 17 £32,500 +7.43% 6
Berkshire +38 14 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Wiltshire +27 14 £38,750 -13.88% 1
West Yorkshire +23 13 £45,000 +28.57% 4
South Wales +18 13 £29,500 -21.33% 2
Wales +9 13 £29,500 -21.33% 2
Leeds +16 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Merseyside - 11 £40,000 -
Cardiff +16 10 £26,500 -29.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Hertfordshire +6 10 £38,750 +19.23% 2
City of London +51 9 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Nottingham +15 9 £32,500 -13.33%
Fleet - 9 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 9 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 9 £25,000 -
Hull - 9 £25,000 -
Reading +32 8 £57,500 -2.12%

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 434 (62.54%) ERP
2 302 (43.52%) Finance
3 194 (27.95%) SQL
3 194 (27.95%) SAP
4 192 (27.67%) Sage 200
5 177 (25.50%) CRM
6 158 (22.77%) Advertising
7 155 (22.33%) Microsoft
8 153 (22.05%) Sage X3
9 152 (21.90%) NetSuite
10 125 (18.01%) Infor
11 121 (17.44%) Epicor
12 118 (17.00%) MS Excel
13 109 (15.71%) Manufacturing
14 104 (14.99%) SQL Server
14 104 (14.99%) Dynamics NAV
15 98 (14.12%) Oracle
16 97 (13.98%) SAP Business One
17 95 (13.69%) E-Commerce
18 88 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
19 85 (12.25%) Windows
20 76 (10.95%) Presales
21 71 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
22 68 (9.80%) JavaScript
23 64 (9.22%) Dynamics AX
24 63 (9.08%) Degree
25 61 (8.79%) Salesforce.com
26 60 (8.65%) Retail
27 59 (8.50%) Dynamics CRM
27 59 (8.50%) Crystal Reports

Sage
Top Related 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 25 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 23 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.87%) CMS
3 13 (1.87%) IIS
4 6 (0.86%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.72%) SugarCRM
6 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.29%) Apache
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.29%) PrestaShop
8 2 (0.29%) Site Server
8 2 (0.29%) WordPress
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.14%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 118 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 57 (8.21%) MS Office
3 6 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 192 (27.67%) Sage 200
2 153 (22.05%) Sage X3
3 152 (21.90%) NetSuite
4 104 (14.99%) Dynamics NAV
5 97 (13.98%) SAP Business One
6 64 (9.22%) Dynamics AX
7 59 (8.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 46 (6.63%) Unit4 Business World
9 42 (6.05%) Sage CRM
10 35 (5.04%) Sage 1000
11 30 (4.32%) Dynamics GP
11 30 (4.32%) Sage 50
12 19 (2.74%) Infor M3
12 19 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (2.02%) Movex
13 14 (2.02%) SAP S/4HANA
14 10 (1.44%) Lawson
14 10 (1.44%) Pegasus Opera
15 9 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
15 9 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.75%) Office 365
2 23 (3.31%) SaaS
3 12 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.59%) Sage Pay
5 10 (1.44%) FinancialForce.com
6 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.72%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.72%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.58%) Boomi
7 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) Intacct
9 2 (0.29%) Force.com
10 1 (0.14%) G Suite
10 1 (0.14%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.16%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.73%) Firewall
3 8 (1.15%) VoIP
4 7 (1.01%) DNS
5 6 (0.86%) Skype
5 6 (0.86%) WAN
6 5 (0.72%) Broadband
6 5 (0.72%) DHCP
6 5 (0.72%) LAN
6 5 (0.72%) VPN
7 4 (0.58%) Internet
8 3 (0.43%) Intranet
9 2 (0.29%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.14%) DSL
10 1 (0.14%) FTP
10 1 (0.14%) HTTP
10 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 59 (8.50%) Crystal Reports
3 38 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.74%) MySQL
6 15 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.30%) Big Data
8 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.15%) DTS
9 8 (1.15%) Power BI
9 8 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.86%) MS Access
12 5 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (0.72%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.58%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 10 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.72%) JIRA
4 4 (0.58%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
General
1 302 (43.52%) Finance
2 158 (22.77%) Advertising
3 109 (15.71%) Manufacturing
4 60 (8.65%) Retail
5 29 (4.18%) Marketing
6 20 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.16%) Banking
8 11 (1.59%) Automotive
9 8 (1.15%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.58%) Back Office
10 4 (0.58%) Front Office
11 3 (0.43%) Billing
11 3 (0.43%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Local Government
11 3 (0.43%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 247 (35.59%) Consultant
2 129 (18.59%) Sage Consultant
3 106 (15.27%) Analyst
4 90 (12.97%) Software Consultant
5 86 (12.39%) Developer
6 66 (9.51%) Implementation Consultant
7 57 (8.21%) Support Analyst
8 46 (6.63%) ERP Consultant
9 43 (6.20%) Support Consultant
10 41 (5.91%) Applications Support
10 41 (5.91%) Sage 200 Consultant
11 40 (5.76%) Project Manager
12 39 (5.62%) ERP Manager
13 37 (5.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
14 36 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
15 28 (4.03%) Development Manager
15 28 (4.03%) Support Engineer
16 27 (3.89%) Business Manager
17 24 (3.46%) Business Development Manager
17 24 (3.46%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.06%) .NET
2 41 (5.91%) HTML
3 22 (3.17%) XML
4 21 (3.03%) CSS
5 19 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 16 (2.31%) Web Services
7 12 (1.73%) Ajax
8 10 (1.44%) EDI
8 10 (1.44%) jQuery
8 10 (1.44%) REST
9 9 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.01%) COM
10 7 (1.01%) HTML5
10 7 (1.01%) JSON
10 7 (1.01%) SOAP
11 6 (0.86%) Middleware
12 5 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.46%) iPad
3 12 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.01%) iPhone
7 4 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.58%) FMCG
8 3 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.43%) PMI
9 2 (0.29%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.29%) EPoS
9 2 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.29%) User Experience
10 1 (0.14%) Blog
10 1 (0.14%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.14%) EMV
10 1 (0.14%) Life Science
10 1 (0.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 85 (12.25%) Windows
2 36 (5.19%) Windows 7
3 25 (3.60%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 19 (2.74%) Linux
6 15 (2.16%) Windows 8
7 13 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.73%) Unix
9 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.30%) Android
12 3 (0.43%) VyOS
12 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (62.54%) ERP
2 177 (25.50%) CRM
3 95 (13.69%) E-Commerce
4 76 (10.95%) Presales
5 71 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (7.78%) Project Management
7 44 (6.34%) Customer Requirements
8 40 (5.76%) Business Process Mapping
9 38 (5.48%) Business Development
10 33 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 31 (4.47%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (4.03%) Migration
13 26 (3.75%) PRINCE2
14 25 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (3.60%) Web Development
15 20 (2.88%) ITIL
16 19 (2.74%) Data Migration
17 18 (2.59%) MVC
18 17 (2.45%) ETL
19 16 (2.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 194 (27.95%) SQL
2 68 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 39 (5.62%) C#
4 30 (4.32%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.59%) VB.NET
6 17 (2.45%) VB
7 9 (1.30%) C
8 8 (1.15%) C++
9 7 (1.01%) Java
9 7 (1.01%) PHP
10 5 (0.72%) Apex Code
10 5 (0.72%) VBA
11 2 (0.29%) J#
11 2 (0.29%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.29%) Python
11 2 (0.29%) R
11 2 (0.29%) VBScript
12 1 (0.14%) VB6
12 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 63 (9.08%) Degree
2 17 (2.45%) AAT
3 14 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (1.87%) ACCA
5 12 (1.73%) CIMA
6 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.58%) ISEB
7 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.43%) MCSA
8 3 (0.43%) MCSE
8 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) APMP
9 2 (0.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.60%) SLA
2 9 (1.30%) PMO
3 8 (1.15%) 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 47 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.45%) 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 4 (0.58%) 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
1 194 (27.95%) SAP
2 155 (22.33%) Microsoft
3 125 (18.01%) Infor
4 121 (17.44%) Epicor
5 98 (14.12%) Oracle
6 61 (8.79%) Salesforce.com
7 57 (8.21%) JD Edwards
8 52 (7.49%) Pegasus
9 36 (5.19%) Sun
10 32 (4.61%) IFS
11 25 (3.60%) Citrix
12 17 (2.45%) VMware
13 14 (2.02%) Cognos
13 14 (2.02%) Workday
14 10 (1.44%) QAD
14 10 (1.44%) SonicWALL
14 10 (1.44%) Tableau
15 9 (1.30%) IBM
15 9 (1.30%) Talend
16 8 (1.15%) OpenText
South East England
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
North
Washington Frank
Salary: Bonus, Car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West England
Washington Frank
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car, %, bonus'
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Washington Frank
Salary: Car, Pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £32500 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Training.
Posted: Yesterday
North
Washington Frank
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: Annual Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, %, bonus'
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, %, bonus'
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Performance Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + OTE & Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: Training, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago