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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 210 157 184
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAS 38 102 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 1.42% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 6.96% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 67 62
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £21,900 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £43,500 £68,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -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
1247 1465 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.92% 20.44% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1206 1135
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 April 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 21 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
Manchester -9 19 £34,000 +23.63% 15
Merseyside +17 8 £31,500 -8.69% 7
Cheshire -29 6 £66,250 +140.90% 6
Lancashire - 2 £37,250 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 46 (45.54%) Analytics
2 35 (34.65%) SQL
3 34 (33.66%) Finance
4 32 (31.68%) Degree
5 31 (30.69%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (26.73%) Business Objects
6 27 (26.73%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (24.75%) Teradata
8 22 (21.78%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (21.78%) SPSS
8 22 (21.78%) Big Data
9 21 (20.79%) Oracle
10 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
10 20 (19.80%) Cognos
11 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (16.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 16 (15.84%) Marketing
13 16 (15.84%) Tableau
13 16 (15.84%) ETL
14 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
14 15 (14.85%) Data Analysis
14 15 (14.85%) Data Analytics
14 15 (14.85%) Visualisation
15 14 (13.86%) QlikView
16 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
16 13 (12.87%) Java
17 12 (11.88%) Project Management
17 12 (11.88%) Banking
17 12 (11.88%) R
18 11 (10.89%) Base SAS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.95%) Apache Pig
1 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.98%) Lync
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) SPSS
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.94%) MS Office
4 5 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.96%) FastStats
6 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) SMS
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
2 1 (0.99%) DHCP
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
2 1 (0.99%) DNS
2 1 (0.99%) IPv4
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) Data Warehouse
1 22 (21.78%) Big Data
2 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 14 (13.86%) QlikView
5 11 (10.89%) Base SAS
6 10 (9.90%) OLAP
7 9 (8.91%) DataStage
7 9 (8.91%) Pentaho
7 9 (8.91%) Hadoop
8 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
9 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
10 6 (5.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (5.94%) MS Access
10 6 (5.94%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.99%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 34 (33.66%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Marketing
3 12 (11.88%) Banking
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Analyst
2 19 (18.81%) Consultant
3 11 (10.89%) Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Data Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) SAS BI Consultant
6 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.96%) SAS Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Graduate
9 3 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse Specialist
9 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) CSS
2 5 (4.95%) HTML
3 3 (2.97%) Web Services
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (2.97%) Grails
3 3 (2.97%) jQuery
4 2 (1.98%) Cascading
4 2 (1.98%) Kafka
5 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Visualisation
3 9 (8.91%) Open Source
3 9 (8.91%) Statistics
3 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.95%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.95%) Economics
5 5 (4.95%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.97%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) CMDB
7 2 (1.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.99%) Physics
8 1 (0.99%) Psychology
8 1 (0.99%) VSAM
8 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) UNIX
2 1 (0.99%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) Analytics
2 31 (30.69%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.84%) ETL
5 15 (14.85%) Data Analysis
5 15 (14.85%) Data Analytics
6 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
7 12 (11.88%) Project Management
8 10 (9.90%) Data Management
8 10 (9.90%) Customer Insight
9 9 (8.91%) Statistical Modelling
10 8 (7.92%) Business Analytics
11 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.94%) Operations Research
12 5 (4.95%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.95%) Time Management
13 4 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.96%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.96%) Predictive Modelling
13 4 (3.96%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) SQL
2 13 (12.87%) Java
3 12 (11.88%) R
4 11 (10.89%) Python
5 7 (6.93%) VBA
6 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.95%) C
6 5 (4.95%) C#
6 5 (4.95%) C++
7 4 (3.96%) Scala
8 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.97%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.98%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.98%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 32 (31.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) MCSA
2 1 (0.99%) CCNA
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
1 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) HDFS
2 1 (0.99%) GPFS
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Business Objects
2 25 (24.75%) Teradata
3 21 (20.79%) Oracle
4 20 (19.80%) Cognos
5 16 (15.84%) Tableau
6 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
7 9 (8.91%) Cloudera
8 8 (7.92%) IBM
9 5 (4.95%) SAP
9 5 (4.95%) Siebel
9 5 (4.95%) Informatica
9 5 (4.95%) Ab Initio
10 4 (3.96%) Remedy
11 2 (1.98%) Alterian
11 2 (1.98%) Talend
11 2 (1.98%) Minitab
12 1 (0.99%) MapR
12 1 (0.99%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.99%) VMware
12 1 (0.99%) Google
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