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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 125 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAS 14 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.46% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.15% 3.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +14.17%
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-2.64% -9.09%
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
337 352 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.90% 14.83% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 285 292 395
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Reading

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) Predictive Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) SPSS
2 14 (63.64%) Change Management
3 13 (59.09%) Quality Management
3 13 (59.09%) Middleware
3 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) Test Management
3 13 (59.09%) Trend Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) CITP
4 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
4 12 (54.55%) Big Data
4 12 (54.55%) Smart Meter
4 12 (54.55%) Data Management
4 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) Data Privacy
6 6 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (27.27%) R
6 6 (27.27%) Tableau
6 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 6 (27.27%) Marketing
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco
8 1 (4.55%) CCNP
8 1 (4.55%) Intel
8 1 (4.55%) Nortel

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 14 (63.64%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Nortel Alteon
1 1 (4.55%) OSPF
1 1 (4.55%) RapidIO
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Big Data
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Data Scientist
3 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
1 12 (54.55%) Smart Meter
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) GPGPU
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) Change Management
2 14 (63.64%) Predictive Analytics
3 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) Quality Management
3 13 (59.09%) Test Management
3 13 (59.09%) Trend Analysis
4 12 (54.55%) Data Management
5 6 (27.27%) Data Privacy
5 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 6 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
1 6 (27.27%) R
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CITP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Ciena
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Intel
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) NetScout
2 1 (4.55%) Nortel
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat