We can only pray that when they redo the skills for the new 55 level cap, they sort some of this out.
We are meant to be glass canons, fine I get that but we're glass canons with no balls....canon balls I mean.
That said, I've had top damage in the last 3 warzones I've been in, and yes that was pre 50 pvp, but even with there being level 47 warrior (my toon is level 25) smashing all over the place. You need to be really, really fast to survive as a sorc/sage. If you don't have your abilities keymapped properly for instant use you are doomed.