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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 175 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAS 75 58 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.85% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 4.23% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 43 75
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £34,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
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
1556 1372 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.12% 20.20% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1187 1453
Average salary £35,875 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -3 47 £44,000 -9.74% 15
Cheshire +8 23 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Lancashire -5 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 2
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 120 (60.00%) Finance
2 97 (48.50%) Analytics
3 92 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (37.00%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (35.00%) SQL
7 57 (28.50%) Degree
8 48 (24.00%) Data Analysis
9 43 (21.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 41 (20.50%) Big Data
11 40 (20.00%) Marketing
12 35 (17.50%) Oracle
13 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
14 32 (16.00%) SPSS
15 30 (15.00%) Teradata
15 30 (15.00%) Mathematics
16 29 (14.50%) Business Objects
17 28 (14.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 27 (13.50%) Banking
19 26 (13.00%) Credit Risk
20 25 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
21 24 (12.00%) Economics
22 23 (11.50%) Statistics
22 23 (11.50%) Data Integration
22 23 (11.50%) MS Excel
22 23 (11.50%) Data Mining
22 23 (11.50%) OLAP
22 23 (11.50%) Base SAS
22 23 (11.50%) Project Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.50%) Lync
2 5 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (16.00%) SPSS
2 23 (11.50%) MS Excel
3 22 (11.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (6.00%) MS Visio
5 8 (4.00%) FastStats
6 7 (3.50%) MS Office
7 2 (1.00%) MS Project
8 1 (0.50%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) WAN
1 1 (0.50%) DHCP
1 1 (0.50%) VPN
1 1 (0.50%) DNS
1 1 (0.50%) IPv4
1 1 (0.50%) SAN
1 1 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (21.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 41 (20.50%) Big Data
4 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
5 28 (14.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 23 (11.50%) OLAP
6 23 (11.50%) Data Mining
6 23 (11.50%) Base SAS
7 19 (9.50%) DataStage
8 14 (7.00%) QlikView
8 14 (7.00%) Hadoop
9 12 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (2.50%) Apache Hive
14 5 (2.50%) HBase
15 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Subversion
1 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.50%) ERwin
General
1 120 (60.00%) Finance
2 40 (20.00%) Marketing
3 27 (13.50%) Banking
4 14 (7.00%) Retail
5 11 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.00%) French Language
6 8 (4.00%) Spanish Language
7 5 (2.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (37.00%) Analyst
2 40 (20.00%) Consultant
3 35 (17.50%) Senior Analyst
4 23 (11.50%) Data Analyst
5 20 (10.00%) Developer
5 20 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
6 19 (9.50%) SAS Consultant
7 15 (7.50%) SAS Developer
8 14 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 14 (7.00%) Senior Data Analyst
9 13 (6.50%) Business Analyst
10 11 (5.50%) Data Manager
10 11 (5.50%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 10 (5.00%) Business Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Senior SAS Consultant
13 8 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
13 8 (4.00%) Data Mining Analyst
13 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
13 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.50%) Web Services
1 3 (1.50%) .NET
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.00%) CSS
2 2 (1.00%) HTML
2 2 (1.00%) Ajax
2 2 (1.00%) jQuery
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.00%) Kafka
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (1.00%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 92 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 26 (13.00%) Credit Risk
4 24 (12.00%) Economics
5 23 (11.50%) Statistics
5 23 (11.50%) Data Integration
6 16 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 14 (7.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (4.50%) Data Extraction
9 8 (4.00%) Algorithms
10 7 (3.50%) Physics
11 6 (3.00%) Mainframe
12 4 (2.00%) Open Source
13 2 (1.00%) VSAM
13 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (1.00%) Psychology
14 1 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.00%) Linux
2 9 (4.50%) UNIX
3 1 (0.50%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.50%) Analytics
2 74 (37.00%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (24.00%) Data Analysis
4 25 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.50%) Project Management
5 23 (11.50%) ETL
6 21 (10.50%) Data Management
7 19 (9.50%) CHAID
8 18 (9.00%) Data Modelling
9 17 (8.50%) Statistical Modelling
10 15 (7.50%) Risk Management
11 14 (7.00%) CRM
12 13 (6.50%) Predictive Modelling
12 13 (6.50%) Data Analytics
12 13 (6.50%) Coaching
13 12 (6.00%) Data Governance
14 11 (5.50%) Statistical Analysis
14 11 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (5.50%) Information Management
15 9 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.00%) SQL
2 16 (8.00%) VBA
3 15 (7.50%) Java
4 14 (7.00%) VB
5 12 (6.00%) R
6 7 (3.50%) C
6 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.00%) Python
8 5 (2.50%) SAS Macro
8 5 (2.50%) Perl
9 3 (1.50%) PHP
10 2 (1.00%) C#
10 2 (1.00%) C++
10 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.00%) Scala
10 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 57 (28.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) MCSA
3 1 (0.50%) CCNA
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.00%) HDFS
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 35 (17.50%) Oracle
2 30 (15.00%) Teradata
3 29 (14.50%) Business Objects
4 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (9.50%) Tableau
6 17 (8.50%) Cognos
7 10 (5.00%) Siebel
8 5 (2.50%) Minitab
8 5 (2.50%) SmartFocus
9 4 (2.00%) SAP
10 3 (1.50%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.50%) Informatica
10 3 (1.50%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.00%) Google
12 1 (0.50%) Draytek
12 1 (0.50%) NETGEAR
12 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.50%) Remedy
12 1 (0.50%) HP
12 1 (0.50%) Dell
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