The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services 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 SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 97 152 129
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 188 118 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.77% 1.60% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.18% 4.39% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 108 105
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2298 2689 2543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.87% 36.57% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 2213 2257
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
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 SQL Server Analysis Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Cheshire +52 81 £38,500 -14.44% 15
Manchester -1 79 £37,500 +15.38% 22
Lancashire +15 19 £43,596 +30.13% 4
Merseyside +7 6 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Cumbria - 2 £30,000 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Analysis Services 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 SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 349 (97.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 324 (90.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 307 (85.99%) SQL
4 271 (75.91%) Business Intelligence
5 265 (74.23%) SQL Server
6 180 (50.42%) T-SQL
7 174 (48.74%) Data Warehouse
8 149 (41.74%) Microsoft
9 101 (28.29%) ETL
10 92 (25.77%) MS Excel
11 83 (23.25%) Finance
12 81 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 74 (20.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 74 (20.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 71 (19.89%) Performance Tuning
15 56 (15.69%) SharePoint
16 54 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (13.17%) .NET
18 45 (12.61%) C#
19 42 (11.76%) Replication
20 36 (10.08%) OLAP
21 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (9.24%) VBA
23 31 (8.68%) Visual Studio
23 31 (8.68%) Data Modelling
23 31 (8.68%) PowerShell
24 30 (8.40%) Project Management
25 29 (8.12%) Windows
26 27 (7.56%) ASP.NET
27 26 (7.28%) MDX

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Analysis Services 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 SQL Server Analysis Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.96%) IIS
3 5 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.12%) Liferay
Applications
1 92 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.04%) PowerPivot
3 9 (2.52%) MS Office
4 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.84%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.68%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.24%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.56%) Wireless
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (97.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 324 (90.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 265 (74.23%) SQL Server
4 174 (48.74%) Data Warehouse
5 81 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 74 (20.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 74 (20.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 36 (10.08%) OLAP
8 26 (7.28%) OLAP Cube
8 26 (7.28%) Relational Database
9 22 (6.16%) Microsoft Power View
10 18 (5.04%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (4.76%) Big Data
12 14 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (3.08%) Hadoop
14 9 (2.52%) DB2
15 8 (2.24%) Apache Hive
15 8 (2.24%) DTS
15 8 (2.24%) QlikView
16 7 (1.96%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 31 (8.68%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.80%) Subversion
4 8 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.40%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 83 (23.25%) Finance
2 22 (6.16%) Games
3 9 (2.52%) Retail
4 8 (2.24%) Advertising
5 6 (1.68%) Marketing
6 5 (1.40%) Banking
7 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 230 (64.43%) Developer
2 112 (31.37%) SQL Developer
3 96 (26.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 68 (19.05%) DBA
5 64 (17.93%) SQL DBA
6 44 (12.32%) Analyst
7 26 (7.28%) Business Developer
8 24 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 23 (6.44%) Business Analyst
10 21 (5.88%) Database Developer
10 21 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
11 19 (5.32%) SQL Server DBA
12 16 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 14 (3.92%) .NET Developer
14 13 (3.64%) C# Developer
14 13 (3.64%) SQL Database Developer
14 13 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 13 (3.64%) Consultant
14 13 (3.64%) MI Developer
15 12 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.17%) .NET
2 27 (7.56%) ASP.NET
3 26 (7.28%) MDX
4 19 (5.32%) HTML
5 18 (5.04%) XML
5 18 (5.04%) HTML5
6 16 (4.48%) CSS
7 11 (3.08%) Web Services
7 11 (3.08%) XHTML
8 7 (1.96%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (1.68%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.40%) jQuery
10 5 (1.40%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.12%) WCF
12 3 (0.84%) Ajax
13 2 (0.56%) RESTful
13 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (0.56%) SOAP
13 2 (0.56%) LAMP
13 2 (0.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.76%) Replication
2 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.00%) Visualisation
4 24 (6.72%) Management Information System
5 22 (6.16%) Clustering
5 22 (6.16%) Data Extraction
6 21 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 20 (5.60%) Statistics
8 19 (5.32%) iPhone
9 11 (3.08%) NHS
9 11 (3.08%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.68%) User Experience
10 6 (1.68%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.68%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.12%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) FMCG
13 1 (0.28%) Informatics
13 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.12%) Windows
2 20 (5.60%) Android
3 11 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (75.91%) Business Intelligence
2 101 (28.29%) ETL
3 71 (19.89%) Performance Tuning
4 54 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (8.68%) Data Modelling
6 30 (8.40%) Project Management
7 26 (7.28%) Performance Monitoring
8 21 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 20 (5.60%) Business Analysis
10 19 (5.32%) Database Mirroring
11 18 (5.04%) Scrum
11 18 (5.04%) Database Security
12 17 (4.76%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.48%) Incident Management
14 15 (4.20%) Change Management
14 15 (4.20%) Kimball Methodology
15 13 (3.64%) Data Management
15 13 (3.64%) PRINCE2
16 12 (3.36%) Analytics
16 12 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 307 (85.99%) SQL
2 180 (50.42%) T-SQL
3 45 (12.61%) C#
4 33 (9.24%) VBA
5 31 (8.68%) PowerShell
6 12 (3.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 11 (3.08%) VB
8 9 (2.52%) COBOL
9 7 (1.96%) Java
9 7 (1.96%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.68%) C++
11 5 (1.40%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.40%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (0.84%) VBScript
13 2 (0.56%) C
13 2 (0.56%) X++
14 1 (0.28%) VB6
14 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (2.52%) Degree
2 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.40%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.40%) ISEB
4 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.56%) MCSE
6 2 (0.56%) MCSA
6 2 (0.56%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) MCITP
7 1 (0.28%) MCTS
7 1 (0.28%) MCP
7 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.32%) SLA
2 6 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 149 (41.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.16%) Oracle
3 20 (5.60%) Google
3 20 (5.60%) Tableau
4 12 (3.36%) SAP
4 12 (3.36%) Teradata
5 8 (2.24%) Cognos
5 8 (2.24%) VMware
6 7 (1.96%) Citrix
7 5 (1.40%) HP
7 5 (1.40%) Actuate
8 3 (0.84%) Hitachi
8 3 (0.84%) Facebook
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Capita
10 1 (0.28%) Orchard
10 1 (0.28%) Northgate
10 1 (0.28%) Civica
10 1 (0.28%) Epicor
10 1 (0.28%) NetApp
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