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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 145 135 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 109 118 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.81% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.75% 4.70% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 90
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
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
2293 2512 2925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.96% 38.54% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 2191 2549
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 74 £40,000 +3.22% 8
Cheshire -28 22 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Lancashire +6 8 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Merseyside +13 2 £37,500 +4.16% 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 277 (95.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 272 (93.47%) SQL
3 271 (93.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 239 (82.13%) Business Intelligence
5 225 (77.32%) SQL Server
6 126 (43.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 125 (42.96%) T-SQL
8 107 (36.77%) Data Warehouse
9 106 (36.43%) Finance
10 100 (34.36%) Microsoft
11 99 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (27.84%) CRM
13 79 (27.15%) Data Analysis
14 75 (25.77%) SharePoint
15 70 (24.05%) Data Modelling
16 69 (23.71%) PowerPivot
17 62 (21.31%) Campaign Management
18 55 (18.90%) Data Cleansing
19 46 (15.81%) MS Excel
20 45 (15.46%) ETL
21 40 (13.75%) Data Transformation
22 38 (13.06%) C#
22 38 (13.06%) Performance Tuning
23 31 (10.65%) Data Mining
23 31 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
24 27 (9.28%) .NET
24 27 (9.28%) SQL Server 2012
25 24 (8.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 24 (8.25%) Replication
26 23 (7.90%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 75 (25.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.06%) SAS
3 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (23.71%) PowerPivot
2 46 (15.81%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.78%) MS Office
4 10 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.69%) MS Project
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) SAN
1 1 (0.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (95.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 271 (93.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 225 (77.32%) SQL Server
4 126 (43.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 107 (36.77%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (10.65%) Data Mining
7 27 (9.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (8.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 23 (7.90%) OLAP
10 20 (6.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (4.81%) DTS
12 13 (4.47%) Relational Database
13 9 (3.09%) QlikView
14 8 (2.75%) OLAP Cube
15 7 (2.41%) MS Access
15 7 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
17 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.69%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 106 (36.43%) Finance
2 20 (6.87%) Banking
3 9 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.72%) Retail
5 4 (1.37%) Games
6 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.69%) Law
7 2 (0.69%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 171 (58.76%) Developer
2 124 (42.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 49 (16.84%) Analyst
4 48 (16.49%) Senior Developer
5 45 (15.46%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 39 (13.40%) DBA
7 32 (11.00%) SQL DBA
8 30 (10.31%) SQL Developer
9 24 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 19 (6.53%) Administrator
11 17 (5.84%) Business Developer
12 16 (5.50%) MI Analyst
13 15 (5.15%) Business Analyst
13 15 (5.15%) SQL Server DBA
14 12 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.12%) Server Administrator
15 11 (3.78%) Consultant
16 10 (3.44%) Software Developer
16 10 (3.44%) .NET Developer
16 10 (3.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.28%) .NET
2 14 (4.81%) ASP.NET
2 14 (4.81%) CSS
2 14 (4.81%) HTML
2 14 (4.81%) MDX
2 14 (4.81%) HTML5
2 14 (4.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 11 (3.78%) .NET Framework
4 10 (3.44%) XHTML
5 7 (2.41%) Ajax
5 7 (2.41%) XML
6 6 (2.06%) jQuery
7 4 (1.37%) COM
8 3 (1.03%) Web Services
8 3 (1.03%) NHibernate
8 3 (1.03%) JSON
8 3 (1.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.34%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.25%) Replication
3 17 (5.84%) Clustering
4 9 (3.09%) Statistics
5 7 (2.41%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.37%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.34%) APACS
10 1 (0.34%) EMV
10 1 (0.34%) NHS
10 1 (0.34%) W3C
10 1 (0.34%) Open Source
10 1 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.22%) Windows
2 7 (2.41%) Windows Vista
2 7 (2.41%) Windows 7
2 7 (2.41%) Windows 8
3 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.72%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (82.13%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (27.84%) CRM
4 79 (27.15%) Data Analysis
5 70 (24.05%) Data Modelling
6 62 (21.31%) Campaign Management
7 55 (18.90%) Data Cleansing
8 45 (15.46%) ETL
9 40 (13.75%) Data Transformation
10 38 (13.06%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (7.90%) Migration
12 20 (6.87%) Project Management
13 18 (6.19%) ERP
13 18 (6.19%) Business Analysis
14 17 (5.84%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.84%) Analytics
15 16 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (3.44%) GAP Analysis
16 10 (3.44%) Change Management
16 10 (3.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (93.47%) SQL
2 125 (42.96%) T-SQL
3 38 (13.06%) C#
4 21 (7.22%) VBA
5 5 (1.72%) Java
6 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.69%) C++
7 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.34%) VBScript
8 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (7.22%) Degree
2 13 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) VCP4
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.81%) SLA
2 6 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 100 (34.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.87%) Teradata
3 18 (6.19%) Informatica
3 18 (6.19%) Business Objects
4 13 (4.47%) Oracle
5 12 (4.12%) Cognos
6 9 (3.09%) Epicor
7 5 (1.72%) Tableau
8 3 (1.03%) VMware
9 2 (0.69%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.69%) SAP
10 1 (0.34%) Sybase
10 1 (0.34%) Dell
10 1 (0.34%) Capita
10 1 (0.34%) Red Gate
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