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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 206 158 181
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAS 45 79 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 1.18% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 5.61% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 60
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £20,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SAS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1241 1409 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.01% 21.11% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1174 1173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAS Salary Trend in the North West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in the North West

SAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
Manchester -13 27 £33,250 +2.30% 31
Merseyside - 8 £32,000 -
Cheshire -21 4 £56,250 +87.50% 2
Lancashire - 3 £36,000 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 61 (46.92%) Analytics
2 60 (46.15%) Finance
3 41 (31.54%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (29.23%) SQL
6 36 (27.69%) Teradata
6 36 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (27.69%) Big Data
7 33 (25.38%) Degree
7 33 (25.38%) Business Objects
8 31 (23.85%) Oracle
9 27 (20.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
11 22 (16.92%) Tableau
12 21 (16.15%) OLAP
12 21 (16.15%) ETL
13 20 (15.38%) Cognos
14 19 (14.62%) DataStage
14 19 (14.62%) Banking
14 19 (14.62%) Data Analysis
15 18 (13.85%) Marketing
16 17 (13.08%) Project Management
17 16 (12.31%) SPSS
18 15 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (11.54%) QlikView
18 15 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 15 (11.54%) Data Analytics
19 14 (10.77%) Visualisation
19 14 (10.77%) Data Integration
19 14 (10.77%) Java

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.31%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) Lync
4 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (12.31%) SPSS
2 8 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.85%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) FastStats
4 2 (1.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) SMS
1 1 (0.77%) WAN
1 1 (0.77%) DHCP
1 1 (0.77%) VPN
1 1 (0.77%) DNS
1 1 (0.77%) IPv4
1 1 (0.77%) SAN
1 1 (0.77%) Internet
1 1 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (27.69%) Big Data
3 27 (20.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
5 21 (16.15%) OLAP
6 19 (14.62%) DataStage
7 15 (11.54%) QlikView
7 15 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 12 (9.23%) Base SAS
9 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
10 10 (7.69%) Hadoop
11 8 (6.15%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (4.62%) MS Access
13 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (3.85%) Pentaho
15 4 (3.08%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Subversion
1 2 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 60 (46.15%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Banking
3 18 (13.85%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Retail
5 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.85%) French Language
6 5 (3.85%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Consultant
2 32 (24.62%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) SAS Consultant
4 12 (9.23%) Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 7 (5.38%) Business Consultant
7 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Insight Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Data Manager
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.85%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.08%) SAS Developer
10 4 (3.08%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) .NET
2 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.08%) CSS
2 4 (3.08%) jQuery
2 4 (3.08%) HTML
3 3 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (2.31%) Grails
3 3 (2.31%) Web Services
4 2 (1.54%) Ajax
4 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.54%) Kafka
4 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.54%) Cascading
5 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.77%) Data Integration
2 14 (10.77%) Visualisation
3 10 (7.69%) Statistics
3 10 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.15%) Credit Risk
4 8 (6.15%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.62%) Economics
6 5 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.85%) Open Source
6 5 (3.85%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.54%) VSAM
7 2 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Linux
2 6 (4.62%) UNIX
3 1 (0.77%) Windows
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.92%) Analytics
2 41 (31.54%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (16.15%) ETL
4 19 (14.62%) Data Analysis
5 17 (13.08%) Project Management
6 15 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.54%) Data Analytics
7 10 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
7 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.69%) Data Management
8 9 (6.92%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.15%) Time Management
10 7 (5.38%) Business Analytics
10 7 (5.38%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.62%) CHAID
11 6 (4.62%) Line Management
12 5 (3.85%) Customer Insight
12 5 (3.85%) Information Management
12 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (3.08%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.23%) SQL
2 14 (10.77%) Java
3 7 (5.38%) VBA
4 6 (4.62%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.62%) R
5 4 (3.08%) Scala
5 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.08%) C#
6 3 (2.31%) C++
6 3 (2.31%) Python
6 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.31%) Ruby
6 3 (2.31%) SAS Macro
6 3 (2.31%) C
7 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (25.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) MCSA
2 1 (0.77%) CCNA
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) HDFS
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 36 (27.69%) Teradata
2 33 (25.38%) Business Objects
3 31 (23.85%) Oracle
4 22 (16.92%) Tableau
5 20 (15.38%) Cognos
6 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (7.69%) Siebel
8 5 (3.85%) Informatica
8 5 (3.85%) Ab Initio
9 4 (3.08%) Remedy
9 4 (3.08%) IBM
9 4 (3.08%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.31%) SAP
11 2 (1.54%) Google
11 2 (1.54%) Talend
11 2 (1.54%) Minitab
11 2 (1.54%) SmartFocus
12 1 (0.77%) Draytek
12 1 (0.77%) NETGEAR
12 1 (0.77%) Alterian
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