The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 289 251 247
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1019 1251 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.99% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 5.33% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 823 987 1042
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
SAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21492 23474 22112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.83% 20.98% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17949 19498 18826
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the England region.

SAS Salary Trend in England

SAS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in England

SAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 539 £55,000 +10.00% 175
South East +13 183 £42,500 - 47
South West -11 79 £37,500 -11.76% 30
Yorkshire +2 75 £35,000 -6.66% 45
West Midlands +7 43 £52,500 +16.66% 16
East of England +20 38 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North West -43 37 £35,000 +7.69% 29
East Midlands +29 28 £40,000 +6.66% 39
North East -5 10 £32,500 - 9
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS.

1 1018 (51.89%) SQL
2 984 (50.15%) Analytics
3 809 (41.23%) Analytical Skills
4 791 (40.32%) Finance
5 661 (33.69%) Business Intelligence
6 600 (30.58%) Degree
7 472 (24.06%) SPSS
8 460 (23.45%) R
9 419 (21.36%) Marketing
10 401 (20.44%) Big Data
11 373 (19.01%) Oracle
12 363 (18.50%) Data Warehouse
13 322 (16.41%) Data Analysis
14 312 (15.90%) Mathematics
15 310 (15.80%) QlikView
16 308 (15.70%) Hadoop
17 307 (15.65%) Microsoft
18 292 (14.88%) Statistics
19 291 (14.83%) Tableau
20 270 (13.76%) ETL
21 269 (13.71%) SQL Server
22 253 (12.90%) Visualisation
23 248 (12.64%) MS Excel
24 244 (12.44%) Data Mining
24 244 (12.44%) Business Objects
25 218 (11.11%) Python
26 216 (11.01%) Retail
27 214 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
28 213 (10.86%) Banking
28 213 (10.86%) Data Analytics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (4.49%) Apache Pig
2 49 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 29 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.38%) Apache Spark
5 23 (1.17%) Apache
6 19 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.41%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.41%) IBM Notes
9 7 (0.36%) IIS
10 6 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.15%) PegaRULES
12 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.10%) CMS
13 2 (0.10%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.10%) Lync
14 1 (0.051%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 472 (24.06%) SPSS
2 248 (12.64%) MS Excel
3 104 (5.30%) MS Office
4 91 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.27%) Stata
6 19 (0.97%) FastStats
7 13 (0.66%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.41%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.36%) CPLEX
11 6 (0.31%) Gephi
12 5 (0.25%) MS Project
13 4 (0.20%) S-PLUS
14 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
15 2 (0.10%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.10%) Weka
16 1 (0.051%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 22 (1.12%) Unica
2 20 (1.02%) Cognos Planning
3 16 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.71%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 14 (0.71%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.10%) BASE24
9 2 (0.10%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.051%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.051%) Unica Affinium
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Clinical
10 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.051%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.64%) Google Analytics
2 36 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
5 13 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.31%) SaaS
9 3 (0.15%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.051%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.14%) SAN
2 29 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.27%) iSCSI
4 24 (1.22%) DHCP
5 23 (1.17%) DNS
6 22 (1.12%) NAS
7 21 (1.07%) Intranet
8 19 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
9 15 (0.76%) Internet
10 10 (0.51%) Broadband
11 9 (0.46%) SNMP
12 8 (0.41%) SMTP
13 6 (0.31%) LAN
13 6 (0.31%) WAN
14 3 (0.15%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.15%) Network Security
15 2 (0.10%) ATM
15 2 (0.10%) SMS
15 2 (0.10%) RTP
15 2 (0.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (20.44%) Big Data
2 363 (18.50%) Data Warehouse
3 310 (15.80%) QlikView
4 308 (15.70%) Hadoop
5 269 (13.71%) SQL Server
6 244 (12.44%) Data Mining
7 168 (8.56%) Base SAS
8 145 (7.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 135 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 118 (6.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 114 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 114 (5.81%) Relational Database
12 92 (4.69%) Apache Hive
13 84 (4.28%) Spotfire
14 74 (3.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 71 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
16 68 (3.47%) Pentaho
16 68 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
17 63 (3.21%) MongoDB
18 58 (2.96%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 33 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (0.92%) Subversion
3 14 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.66%) Toad
5 12 (0.61%) JIRA
6 11 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.25%) ERwin
9 5 (0.25%) Xcode
10 3 (0.15%) ProC
10 3 (0.15%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.10%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.051%) Grunt
12 1 (0.051%) CA Gen
12 1 (0.051%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.051%) Hudson
12 1 (0.051%) Gradle
12 1 (0.051%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 791 (40.32%) Finance
2 419 (21.36%) Marketing
3 216 (11.01%) Retail
4 213 (10.86%) Banking
5 70 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.14%) Financial Institution
7 39 (1.99%) Legal
8 27 (1.38%) Advertising
9 24 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.12%) Games
11 18 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.61%) Law
12 12 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.36%) Billing
14 6 (0.31%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.31%) Automotive
15 5 (0.25%) Electronics
16 4 (0.20%) Back Office
16 4 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 797 (40.62%) Analyst
2 245 (12.49%) Data Analyst
3 242 (12.33%) Consultant
4 165 (8.41%) Data Scientist
5 158 (8.05%) Developer
6 149 (7.59%) Insight Analyst
7 132 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
8 130 (6.63%) Architect
9 91 (4.64%) SAS Analyst
10 88 (4.49%) Business Analyst
11 74 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 67 (3.41%) MI Analyst
13 57 (2.91%) Data Architect
14 55 (2.80%) Data Manager
15 54 (2.75%) Senior Manager
16 49 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
17 44 (2.24%) Data Consultant
17 44 (2.24%) Senior Consultant
17 44 (2.24%) Business Consultant
18 37 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (3.52%) .NET
2 41 (2.09%) HTML
3 35 (1.78%) Web Services
4 26 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 25 (1.27%) CSS
6 22 (1.12%) J2EE
7 16 (0.82%) HTML5
7 16 (0.82%) Kafka
8 15 (0.76%) Cascading
9 14 (0.71%) jQuery
10 12 (0.61%) MDX
10 12 (0.61%) XML
10 12 (0.61%) scikit-learn
11 10 (0.51%) ISPF
12 9 (0.46%) JSP
12 9 (0.46%) SOAP
12 9 (0.46%) Flash
12 9 (0.46%) MSMQ
13 8 (0.41%) CSS3
14 7 (0.36%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 809 (41.23%) Analytical Skills
2 312 (15.90%) Mathematics
3 292 (14.88%) Statistics
4 253 (12.90%) Visualisation
5 135 (6.88%) Computer Science
6 114 (5.81%) Data Integration
7 102 (5.20%) Credit Risk
8 85 (4.33%) Economics
9 69 (3.52%) Open Source
10 68 (3.47%) Algorithms
11 65 (3.31%) Management Information System
12 41 (2.09%) Social Media
13 35 (1.78%) Physics
14 31 (1.58%) Mainframe
15 27 (1.38%) Data Extraction
16 24 (1.22%) Data Structures
17 23 (1.17%) User Experience
17 23 (1.17%) GIS
18 21 (1.07%) Applied Mathematics
18 21 (1.07%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 96 (4.89%) UNIX
2 84 (4.28%) Linux
3 81 (4.13%) Windows
4 24 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (0.51%) Solaris
7 8 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.15%) AIX
11 2 (0.10%) zOS
11 2 (0.10%) MVS
11 2 (0.10%) Android
12 1 (0.051%) Fedora
12 1 (0.051%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.051%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.051%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.051%) HPUX
12 1 (0.051%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (50.15%) Analytics
2 661 (33.69%) Business Intelligence
3 322 (16.41%) Data Analysis
4 270 (13.76%) ETL
5 214 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 213 (10.86%) Data Analytics
7 203 (10.35%) Data Modelling
8 164 (8.36%) Data Management
9 162 (8.26%) Statistical Modelling
10 151 (7.70%) CRM
11 138 (7.03%) Project Management
12 123 (6.27%) Predictive Modelling
13 115 (5.86%) Customer Insight
14 114 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
15 103 (5.25%) Statistical Analysis
16 101 (5.15%) Business Analysis
17 89 (4.54%) Data Architecture
18 80 (4.08%) Line Management
19 77 (3.92%) E-Commerce
20 75 (3.82%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1018 (51.89%) SQL
2 460 (23.45%) R
3 218 (11.11%) Python
4 178 (9.07%) Java
5 165 (8.41%) VBA
6 138 (7.03%) MATLAB
7 100 (5.10%) T-SQL
8 90 (4.59%) C++
9 79 (4.03%) C#
10 67 (3.41%) C
11 38 (1.94%) JavaScript
11 38 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 37 (1.89%) Scala
13 34 (1.73%) SAS Macro
14 29 (1.48%) PHP
15 23 (1.17%) VB.NET
16 20 (1.02%) Perl
17 18 (0.92%) Ruby
17 18 (0.92%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 600 (30.58%) Degree
2 87 (4.43%) PhD
3 37 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.48%) SAS Certification
5 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.92%) ISEB
7 17 (0.87%) Postgraduate
7 17 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (0.82%) MCSE
8 16 (0.82%) CCNA
9 15 (0.76%) MCSA
9 15 (0.76%) CCA
10 14 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (0.71%) NCDA
11 10 (0.51%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.46%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.46%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.10%) MCITP
13 2 (0.10%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.77%) QA
2 49 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.38%) EMIR
3 27 (1.38%) MiFID
4 23 (1.17%) Basel II
5 19 (0.97%) SLA
5 19 (0.97%) CRD IV
6 13 (0.66%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.46%) FINREP
8 8 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.31%) COREP
10 4 (0.20%) CDISC
10 4 (0.20%) Basel III
11 3 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.10%) COBIT
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.051%) GAAP
13 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (1.38%) HDFS
2 21 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.97%) Apache Flume
4 17 (0.87%) vSphere
5 14 (0.71%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.56%) Firmware
7 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.31%) vCloud
9 3 (0.15%) XenApp
9 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.10%) NFS
11 1 (0.051%) GPFS
11 1 (0.051%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (0.82%) Backup Exec
2 12 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
3 8 (0.41%) OpenView
4 6 (0.31%) Puppet
5 5 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.10%) MOM
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 373 (19.01%) Oracle
2 307 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 291 (14.83%) Tableau
4 244 (12.44%) Business Objects
5 202 (10.30%) Teradata
6 184 (9.38%) Cognos
7 148 (7.54%) Informatica
8 145 (7.39%) SAP
9 117 (5.96%) IBM
10 100 (5.10%) Google
11 85 (4.33%) MicroStrategy
12 80 (4.08%) Ab Initio
13 53 (2.70%) VMware
14 46 (2.34%) Netezza
15 44 (2.24%) Omniture
16 37 (1.89%) Alterian
16 37 (1.89%) Cloudera
17 33 (1.68%) Talend
18 31 (1.58%) HP
19 30 (1.53%) Adobe
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