The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 144 148 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAS 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
SAS
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
374 497 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.41% 19.51% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 290 373 358
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £63,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Reading region.

SAS Salary Trend in Reading

SAS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Reading

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (40.00%) snoop
2 2 (40.00%) FWSM
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Egenera
2 2 (40.00%) Foundry
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) IIS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (40.00%) snoop
1 2 (40.00%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) BODI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) RUP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Egenera
2 2 (40.00%) Foundry
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Netezza
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects