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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 184 175 196
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAS 58 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.00% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 4.74% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 65
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
1362 1391 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.02% 21.01% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1191 1347
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Manchester -4 39 £44,000 +17.33% 13
Cheshire -4 11 £58,750 +6.81% 4
Merseyside - 5 £32,000 - 3
Lancashire -8 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 89 (53.29%) Finance
2 75 (44.91%) Analytics
3 60 (35.93%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
5 54 (32.34%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (28.74%) SQL
7 42 (25.15%) Degree
8 39 (23.35%) Big Data
9 36 (21.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 33 (19.76%) Teradata
10 33 (19.76%) Data Analysis
10 33 (19.76%) SQL Server
11 32 (19.16%) Oracle
12 31 (18.56%) Business Objects
13 30 (17.96%) Marketing
14 24 (14.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 22 (13.17%) OLAP
15 22 (13.17%) Banking
16 21 (12.57%) Project Management
16 21 (12.57%) Data Integration
17 20 (11.98%) SPSS
17 20 (11.98%) ETL
17 20 (11.98%) Cognos
18 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
18 19 (11.38%) DataStage
18 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (11.38%) Tableau
19 18 (10.78%) Base SAS
19 18 (10.78%) Mathematics
19 18 (10.78%) Statistics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (5.39%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.99%) Lync
3 3 (1.80%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (11.98%) SPSS
2 18 (10.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.99%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.79%) MS Office
4 8 (4.79%) FastStats
5 2 (1.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.80%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) WAN
1 1 (0.60%) DHCP
1 1 (0.60%) VPN
1 1 (0.60%) DNS
1 1 (0.60%) IPv4
1 1 (0.60%) SAN
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
1 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (32.34%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (23.35%) Big Data
3 36 (21.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 33 (19.76%) SQL Server
5 24 (14.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 22 (13.17%) OLAP
7 19 (11.38%) DataStage
8 18 (10.78%) Base SAS
9 16 (9.58%) QlikView
10 13 (7.78%) Hadoop
11 10 (5.99%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (5.99%) Relational Database
12 8 (4.79%) Data Mining
12 8 (4.79%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (3.59%) MS Access
14 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (1.80%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 89 (53.29%) Finance
2 30 (17.96%) Marketing
3 22 (13.17%) Banking
4 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.39%) Retail
6 8 (4.79%) French Language
6 8 (4.79%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (28.14%) Analyst
2 38 (22.75%) Consultant
3 18 (10.78%) SAS Consultant
4 17 (10.18%) Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.38%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (7.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (6.59%) Insight Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) SAS Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Data Manager
8 10 (5.99%) Data Analyst
8 10 (5.99%) Business Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Data Warehouse Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Data Warehouse Specialist
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 7 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (3.59%) SAS Analyst
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Data Analyst
13 4 (2.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.19%) .NET
2 4 (2.40%) HTML
2 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.40%) CSS
2 4 (2.40%) jQuery
3 3 (1.80%) Grails
3 3 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.80%) Web Services
4 2 (1.20%) Cascading
4 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.20%) Kafka
4 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.20%) Ajax
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 60 (35.93%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.57%) Data Integration
3 18 (10.78%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.78%) Statistics
4 14 (8.38%) Credit Risk
5 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.19%) Economics
6 11 (6.59%) Visualisation
7 8 (4.79%) Mainframe
7 8 (4.79%) Data Extraction
7 8 (4.79%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.20%) VSAM
8 2 (1.20%) Open Source
8 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.20%) Physics
9 1 (0.60%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.59%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) UNIX
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.91%) Analytics
2 57 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (19.76%) Data Analysis
4 21 (12.57%) Project Management
5 20 (11.98%) ETL
6 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.18%) CHAID
8 16 (9.58%) Statistical Modelling
9 15 (8.98%) Data Analytics
9 15 (8.98%) Data Management
10 12 (7.19%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.19%) Predictive Modelling
11 10 (5.99%) Data Governance
11 10 (5.99%) Linear Regression
12 9 (5.39%) CRM
13 8 (4.79%) Information Management
13 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.79%) Master Data Management
13 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (4.79%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.74%) SQL
2 18 (10.78%) Java
3 11 (6.59%) VBA
4 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.99%) C
6 4 (2.40%) C#
6 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.40%) VB
6 4 (2.40%) R
7 3 (1.80%) SAS Macro
7 3 (1.80%) Ruby
7 3 (1.80%) Scala
7 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.80%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (25.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) CCNA
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Teradata
2 32 (19.16%) Oracle
3 31 (18.56%) Business Objects
4 20 (11.98%) Cognos
5 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (11.38%) Tableau
6 10 (5.99%) Siebel
7 5 (2.99%) SmartFocus
7 5 (2.99%) Minitab
8 4 (2.40%) Ab Initio
8 4 (2.40%) Remedy
8 4 (2.40%) Informatica
9 3 (1.80%) Google
10 1 (0.60%) Draytek
10 1 (0.60%) NETGEAR
10 1 (0.60%) Talend
10 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.60%) HP
10 1 (0.60%) Dell
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Cash Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35200 - £40200 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £Neg. + Excellent Benefits
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
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