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 April 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 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 699 672
Rank change year-on-year +157 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 336 250 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 277 227 281
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.67% -5.33%  

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 37941 47463 52915
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.00% 45.62% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30471 38745 42425
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 April 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 April 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 +170 320 £40,000 +6.66% 74
South East +93 71 £40,000 - 10
London +64 68 £50,000 +11.11% 23
North West +27 57 £45,000 +14.64% 16
Manchester +25 36 £45,000 +4.65% 9
West Midlands +60 30 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Hampshire +38 26 £40,000 +9.58% 1
South West +32 24 £39,500 +43.63% 5
Yorkshire +27 23 £34,250 -2.14% 2
Surrey +60 17 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Wiltshire +27 17 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East of England +12 17 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Birmingham +38 16 £45,000 +55.17% 4
West Yorkshire +19 15 £41,750 +60.57% 2
East Midlands +3 14 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Leeds +26 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Berkshire +33 11 £50,000 - 6
South Wales +12 9 £32,500 - 1
Wales 0 9 £32,500 - 1
City of London +41 8 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 8 £32,500 +2.36%
Fleet - 8 £50,000 -
Nottingham +11 7 £32,500 +2.36%
Hertfordshire +11 7 £37,500 -3.22%
Cheshire +1 7 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Letchworth -10 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Merseyside - 7 £45,000 -
Reading +26 6 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Cardiff +2 6 - -
Liverpool - 6 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 403 (62.29%) ERP
2 287 (44.36%) Finance
3 192 (29.68%) SQL
4 185 (28.59%) SAP
5 176 (27.20%) Sage 200
6 147 (22.72%) NetSuite
7 145 (22.41%) Sage X3
8 143 (22.10%) Advertising
9 142 (21.95%) CRM
10 131 (20.25%) Microsoft
11 115 (17.77%) Epicor
12 114 (17.62%) Infor
13 100 (15.46%) Oracle
13 100 (15.46%) SAP Business One
14 98 (15.15%) Manufacturing
15 96 (14.84%) E-Commerce
16 94 (14.53%) SQL Server
17 91 (14.06%) Dynamics NAV
18 86 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
19 78 (12.06%) Presales
20 73 (11.28%) Windows
21 69 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
22 68 (10.51%) JavaScript
23 65 (10.05%) Dynamics AX
24 63 (9.74%) Crystal Reports
25 58 (8.96%) Retail
26 54 (8.35%) Project Management
26 54 (8.35%) Degree
27 53 (8.19%) .NET
27 53 (8.19%) JD Edwards

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 17 (2.63%) CMS
1 17 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.16%) IIS
3 13 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.24%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.62%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.46%) Apache
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.31%) PrestaShop
7 2 (0.31%) WordPress
8 1 (0.15%) Drupal
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.15%) nginx
8 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.93%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 176 (27.20%) Sage 200
2 147 (22.72%) NetSuite
3 145 (22.41%) Sage X3
4 100 (15.46%) SAP Business One
5 91 (14.06%) Dynamics NAV
6 65 (10.05%) Dynamics AX
7 50 (7.73%) Dynamics CRM
8 40 (6.18%) Unit4 Business World
9 34 (5.26%) Sage CRM
10 32 (4.95%) Sage 50
11 31 (4.79%) Dynamics GP
12 28 (4.33%) Sage 1000
13 15 (2.32%) Oracle EBS
14 14 (2.16%) SAP S/4HANA
15 12 (1.85%) Infor M3
16 11 (1.70%) Movex
16 11 (1.70%) Payment Gateway
17 10 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
18 8 (1.24%) BPCS
18 8 (1.24%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.71%) SaaS
2 18 (2.78%) Sage Pay
3 17 (2.63%) Office 365
4 11 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.24%) FinancialForce.com
5 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.93%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.77%) Force.com
7 5 (0.77%) Intacct
8 3 (0.46%) Boomi
8 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.31%) GitHub
10 1 (0.15%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.85%) Firewall
2 8 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.08%) DNS
3 7 (1.08%) WAN
4 6 (0.93%) Broadband
4 6 (0.93%) LAN
5 5 (0.77%) DHCP
6 4 (0.62%) Internet
6 4 (0.62%) VPN
7 3 (0.46%) ATM
8 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.31%) Network Security
8 2 (0.31%) SSH
8 2 (0.31%) SSL
8 2 (0.31%) VLAN
9 1 (0.15%) FTP
9 1 (0.15%) HTTP
9 1 (0.15%) Intranet
9 1 (0.15%) SMTP
9 1 (0.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 63 (9.74%) Crystal Reports
3 36 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.32%) MySQL
6 13 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.24%) DTS
10 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.93%) Big Data
12 6 (0.93%) BigQuery
12 6 (0.93%) MS Access
12 6 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.55%) JIRA
1 10 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.24%) JIRA Agile
2 8 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.15%) gulp
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 287 (44.36%) Finance
2 143 (22.10%) Advertising
3 98 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 58 (8.96%) Retail
5 27 (4.17%) Marketing
6 18 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.16%) Banking
8 9 (1.39%) General Ledger
9 7 (1.08%) Automotive
10 6 (0.93%) Front Office
11 4 (0.62%) Back Office
11 4 (0.62%) Billing
12 3 (0.46%) Legal
12 3 (0.46%) Local Government
12 3 (0.46%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 237 (36.63%) Consultant
2 123 (19.01%) Sage Consultant
3 109 (16.85%) Analyst
4 92 (14.22%) Software Consultant
5 87 (13.45%) Developer
6 64 (9.89%) Implementation Consultant
7 55 (8.50%) Support Analyst
8 41 (6.34%) ERP Consultant
9 40 (6.18%) Support Consultant
10 39 (6.03%) Project Manager
11 38 (5.87%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 37 (5.72%) Applications Support
12 37 (5.72%) Sage 200 Consultant
13 31 (4.79%) Applications Support Analyst
14 29 (4.48%) .NET Developer
14 29 (4.48%) ERP Manager
15 25 (3.86%) Development Manager
16 23 (3.55%) Business Manager
17 22 (3.40%) Systems Analyst
18 21 (3.25%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.19%) .NET
2 45 (6.96%) HTML
3 28 (4.33%) CSS
4 20 (3.09%) ASP.NET
4 20 (3.09%) XML
5 15 (2.32%) Web Services
6 13 (2.01%) Ajax
7 12 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 12 (1.85%) jQuery
7 12 (1.85%) REST
8 11 (1.70%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (1.39%) EDI
10 9 (1.39%) JSON
11 8 (1.24%) SOAP
11 8 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (1.08%) HTML5
13 5 (0.77%) CSS3
14 4 (0.62%) Node.js
14 4 (0.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 86 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.94%) iPad
3 14 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 6 (0.93%) iPhone
7 5 (0.77%) Driving Licence
7 5 (0.77%) FMCG
8 4 (0.62%) EPoS
9 3 (0.46%) APACS
9 3 (0.46%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (0.46%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.46%) EFT
9 3 (0.46%) EFTPOS
9 3 (0.46%) EMV
9 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.46%) User Experience
10 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.28%) Windows
2 26 (4.02%) Windows 7
3 24 (3.71%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.94%) Linux
4 19 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 11 (1.70%) Unix
6 10 (1.55%) Windows 8
6 10 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.46%) Android
9 3 (0.46%) VyOS
9 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (62.29%) ERP
2 142 (21.95%) CRM
3 96 (14.84%) E-Commerce
4 78 (12.06%) Presales
5 69 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (8.35%) Project Management
7 45 (6.96%) Customer Requirements
8 40 (6.18%) Business Process Mapping
9 38 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (5.87%) Business Development
10 32 (4.95%) Business Analysis
11 27 (4.17%) Web Development
12 23 (3.55%) Migration
12 23 (3.55%) MVC
13 22 (3.40%) PRINCE2
14 18 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (2.63%) ETL
16 16 (2.47%) ITIL
16 16 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (2.16%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 192 (29.68%) SQL
2 68 (10.51%) JavaScript
3 45 (6.96%) C#
4 30 (4.64%) T-SQL
5 21 (3.25%) VB.NET
6 16 (2.47%) VB
7 11 (1.70%) C
8 10 (1.55%) Java
9 9 (1.39%) C++
9 9 (1.39%) PHP
10 4 (0.62%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.46%) Python
11 3 (0.46%) R
11 3 (0.46%) VBA
12 2 (0.31%) J#
12 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.31%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (8.35%) Degree
2 17 (2.63%) AAT
3 16 (2.47%) ACCA
3 16 (2.47%) CIMA
4 11 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.46%) ISEB
6 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.46%) PMP
6 3 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) APMP
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) MCSA
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.94%) SLA
2 9 (1.39%) PMO
3 5 (0.77%) QA
4 3 (0.46%) IFRS
4 3 (0.46%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.31%) vSphere
4 2 (0.31%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.31%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.15%) SCCM
3 1 (0.15%) WMI
3 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 185 (28.59%) SAP
2 131 (20.25%) Microsoft
3 115 (17.77%) Epicor
4 114 (17.62%) Infor
5 100 (15.46%) Oracle
6 53 (8.19%) JD Edwards
7 51 (7.88%) Pegasus
7 51 (7.88%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (5.41%) Sun
9 28 (4.33%) IFS
10 15 (2.32%) Citrix
11 14 (2.16%) VMware
11 14 (2.16%) Workday
12 13 (2.01%) Cognos
13 11 (1.70%) WorldPay
14 8 (1.24%) Adobe
14 8 (1.24%) IBM
14 8 (1.24%) OpenText
14 8 (1.24%) QAD
14 8 (1.24%) SonicWALL
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