The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 132 130 141
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 138 139 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 1.89% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.99% 4.73% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 116 115 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2765 2936 2904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.49% 40.00% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2423 2558 2609
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 86 £43,500 +8.75% 22
Cheshire +23 47 £37,500 +31.57% 4
Lancashire +3 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Merseyside -12 2 £31,000 -22.50% 3
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 248 (96.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 234 (90.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 225 (87.21%) SQL Server
4 220 (85.27%) SQL
5 182 (70.54%) Business Intelligence
6 145 (56.20%) Data Warehouse
7 140 (54.26%) T-SQL
8 120 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 108 (41.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 105 (40.70%) Microsoft
11 78 (30.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 66 (25.58%) C#
13 62 (24.03%) MS Excel
14 50 (19.38%) .NET
15 49 (18.99%) Degree
16 48 (18.60%) ETL
17 41 (15.89%) Project Management
18 40 (15.50%) OLAP
19 35 (13.57%) SQL Server 2005
20 34 (13.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 33 (12.79%) Performance Tuning
21 33 (12.79%) MDX
22 31 (12.02%) Software Engineering
23 30 (11.63%) Data Transformation
24 27 (10.47%) Data Architecture
24 27 (10.47%) Analytics
25 26 (10.08%) Relational Database
25 26 (10.08%) Replication
26 25 (9.69%) Finance
26 25 (9.69%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.39%) Lync
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (96.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 234 (90.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 225 (87.21%) SQL Server
4 145 (56.20%) Data Warehouse
5 120 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 108 (41.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 78 (30.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (15.50%) OLAP
9 35 (13.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (10.08%) Relational Database
11 17 (6.59%) QlikView
12 15 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (5.04%) OLTP
14 11 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (3.88%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.94%) DTS
17 4 (1.55%) Big Data
18 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
18 2 (0.78%) MS Access
18 2 (0.78%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Subversion
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.39%) ERwin
General
1 25 (9.69%) Finance
2 12 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.55%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (38.76%) Developer
2 65 (25.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 43 (16.67%) DBA
3 43 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 32 (12.40%) Architect
5 29 (11.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 28 (10.85%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 26 (10.08%) SQL Developer
8 22 (8.53%) Software Engineer
9 19 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 18 (6.98%) Analyst
11 14 (5.43%) Business Developer
11 14 (5.43%) Team Leader
12 13 (5.04%) Data Architect
13 12 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
14 10 (3.88%) Development Manager
14 10 (3.88%) Business Architect
15 8 (3.10%) Administrator
15 8 (3.10%) Consultant
15 8 (3.10%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.38%) .NET
2 34 (13.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 33 (12.79%) MDX
4 17 (6.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.81%) HTML
6 14 (5.43%) CSS
7 13 (5.04%) XML
8 8 (3.10%) Ajax
8 8 (3.10%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.10%) HTML5
9 7 (2.71%) WCF
10 6 (2.33%) WinForms
10 6 (2.33%) WPF
11 4 (1.55%) Web Services
11 4 (1.55%) Silverlight
12 2 (0.78%) ODBC
12 2 (0.78%) COM
13 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.08%) Replication
2 17 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.81%) NHS
4 10 (3.88%) Clustering
4 10 (3.88%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.88%) Informatics
5 7 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.33%) Data Extraction
6 6 (2.33%) SystemC
7 4 (1.55%) W3C
7 4 (1.55%) APACS
7 4 (1.55%) EMV
7 4 (1.55%) Statistics
8 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.16%) FMCG
9 2 (0.78%) Online Games
9 2 (0.78%) New Media
10 1 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.69%) Windows
2 5 (1.94%) Windows 8
3 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (70.54%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (18.60%) ETL
3 41 (15.89%) Project Management
4 33 (12.79%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (12.02%) Software Engineering
6 30 (11.63%) Data Transformation
7 27 (10.47%) Data Architecture
7 27 (10.47%) Analytics
8 22 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
11 14 (5.43%) Migration
11 14 (5.43%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.65%) Change Management
12 12 (4.65%) BCP
12 12 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
13 11 (4.26%) Scrum
14 10 (3.88%) ITIL
14 10 (3.88%) Configuration Management
15 8 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 220 (85.27%) SQL
2 140 (54.26%) T-SQL
3 66 (25.58%) C#
4 18 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.43%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.71%) VBA
7 7 (2.71%) VB
8 6 (2.33%) C
9 3 (1.16%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 3 (1.16%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.39%) VB6
10 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (18.99%) Degree
2 17 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.10%) MCP
3 8 (3.10%) MCSE
4 2 (0.78%) MCSA
4 2 (0.78%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.78%) MCTS
5 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.49%) Legato
2 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 105 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.65%) Teradata
2 12 (4.65%) Tableau
3 10 (3.88%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.94%) Dundas
5 4 (1.55%) Cognos
6 3 (1.16%) TOWER Software
6 3 (1.16%) Citrix
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) HP
7 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle
7 2 (0.78%) Sybase
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.39%) Vertica
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.39%) Dell
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