Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 20 November 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 > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 133 145
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sage 16 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.78% 0.77% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 1.74% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 14
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,550 £18,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 968 1150 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.15% 44.32% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 820 923 985
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage in Wales.

Salary trend for Sage in Wales

Sage
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in Wales

Sage
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +26 14 £38,500 +33.91% 3
Sage
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Sage.

1 12 (75.00%) ERP
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Sage X3
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 3 (18.75%) Business Process Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
7 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (18.75%) JD Edwards
7 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) AS400
8 2 (12.50%) McAfee
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 2 (12.50%) WSUS

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Sage X3
2 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
3 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Sage Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Sage Support
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) JD Edwards
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Epicor
5 1 (6.25%) IFS
5 1 (6.25%) Infor