The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS 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 Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 243 228 291
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +63
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1406 1309 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.18% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.59% 5.65% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1092 896
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS within the UK.

SAS Salary Trend in the UK

SAS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

SAS Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the UK 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
England -2 1276 £45,000 - 266
London +29 745 £50,000 - 108
South East -57 184 £42,500 -8.99% 25
City of London +30 154 £52,500 +5.00% 45
North West +22 102 £32,500 -23.52% 37
Yorkshire -47 77 £37,500 +8.69% 27
South West -23 70 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Scotland -21 68 £45,000 -5.26% 21
West Yorkshire -36 67 £36,250 +3.57% 20
Edinburgh -21 61 £46,500 -4.61% 20
Surrey -27 57 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Leeds -31 48 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Cheshire +27 42 £27,500 -38.88% 8
East of England -3 40 £42,500 +25.00% 5
Chester +35 33 £24,000 -54.28% 7
Manchester -10 33 £27,500 -35.29% 14
Bristol +19 31 £40,000 -23.80% 9
Hampshire +1 28 £45,750 +14.37% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 26 £32,888 -26.91% 5
Reigate +4 24 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Gloucestershire +26 19 £37,500 +12.78% 11
West Sussex +13 19 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Crawley +32 18 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire +17 18 £46,250 +20.12% 1
Southampton +15 17 £47,500 -24.00%
Redhill - 17 £55,000 -
Wales +6 16 £28,750 -10.15% 4
East Midlands -38 16 £37,750 -14.20% 13
South Wales +12 14 £27,500 -14.06% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 14 £35,000 +7.69% 1

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1097 (46.38%) SQL
2 1088 (46.00%) Finance
3 986 (41.69%) Analytics
4 653 (27.61%) Degree
5 640 (27.06%) Business Intelligence
6 578 (24.44%) Marketing
7 468 (19.79%) SPSS
8 392 (16.58%) Statistics
9 385 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
10 382 (16.15%) Data Analysis
11 381 (16.11%) Oracle
12 366 (15.48%) Retail
13 317 (13.40%) Mathematics
14 299 (12.64%) Base SAS
15 298 (12.60%) ETL
16 272 (11.50%) Data Management
17 260 (10.99%) Banking
18 255 (10.78%) SAP
19 239 (10.11%) Data Modelling
19 239 (10.11%) QlikView
20 238 (10.06%) Business Objects
21 237 (10.02%) Data Mining
22 235 (9.94%) R
23 231 (9.77%) Microsoft
24 223 (9.43%) MS Excel
24 223 (9.43%) Big Data
25 198 (8.37%) CRM
26 196 (8.29%) Business Analysis
27 193 (8.16%) Customer Insight
28 192 (8.12%) Statistical Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 42 (1.78%) MS Exchange
3 34 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 34 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.27%) IIS
6 28 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (0.89%) Apache Pig
8 19 (0.80%) Apache
8 19 (0.80%) Lync
9 13 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (0.34%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.25%) PowerExchange
12 6 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.21%) OpenROAD
14 4 (0.17%) Drupal
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 468 (19.79%) SPSS
2 223 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 100 (4.23%) MS Office
4 83 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (1.99%) Stata
6 28 (1.18%) FastStats
7 23 (0.97%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.72%) CPLEX
9 15 (0.63%) MS Project
10 13 (0.55%) PowerPivot
11 8 (0.34%) S-PLUS
12 7 (0.30%) Mathematica
13 5 (0.21%) Vensim
14 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.085%) GenStat
15 2 (0.085%) Simulink
16 1 (0.042%) EViews
Business Applications
1 38 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 33 (1.40%) SAP Business One
3 25 (1.06%) SiteCatalyst
4 20 (0.85%) WebTrends
5 12 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.21%) Summit
9 5 (0.21%) Kondor+
10 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.13%) Magento
11 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.085%) Eagle PACE
12 2 (0.085%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (0.085%) SAP MDM
12 2 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.085%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 22 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.85%) SaaS
4 18 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.25%) Office 365
8 3 (0.13%) GitHub
9 2 (0.085%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.042%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.042%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.58%) SAN
2 40 (1.69%) NAS
3 39 (1.65%) iSCSI
4 27 (1.14%) Firewall
5 26 (1.10%) DNS
6 25 (1.06%) DHCP
7 23 (0.97%) 4G
8 22 (0.93%) SMS
9 21 (0.89%) TCP/IP
10 20 (0.85%) NetScaler
11 19 (0.80%) Internet
12 18 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (0.68%) VPN
14 14 (0.59%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (0.47%) VLAN
16 8 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (0.34%) SSH
17 6 (0.25%) VoIP
17 6 (0.25%) WAN
18 4 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
2 299 (12.64%) Base SAS
3 239 (10.11%) QlikView
4 237 (10.02%) Data Mining
5 223 (9.43%) Big Data
6 185 (7.82%) SQL Server
7 126 (5.33%) Hadoop
8 125 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 124 (5.24%) Relational Database
10 120 (5.07%) BusinessObjects
11 116 (4.90%) Spotfire
12 110 (4.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 102 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 86 (3.64%) OLAP
15 71 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 66 (2.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
17 63 (2.66%) NoSQL
18 44 (1.86%) Oracle Database
19 38 (1.61%) MongoDB
19 38 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 14 (0.59%) ERwin
3 11 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 11 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.30%) Toad
5 6 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.21%) ProC
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.13%) Selenium
9 2 (0.085%) JIRA
9 2 (0.085%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.085%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.085%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.042%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.042%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.042%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.042%) JMeter
10 1 (0.042%) Subversion
10 1 (0.042%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.042%) SoapUI
General
1 1088 (46.00%) Finance
2 578 (24.44%) Marketing
3 366 (15.48%) Retail
4 260 (10.99%) Banking
5 93 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 78 (3.30%) Advertising
7 70 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 64 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 54 (2.28%) Investment Banking
10 48 (2.03%) Retail Banking
11 40 (1.69%) Games
12 17 (0.72%) Automotive
13 15 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.47%) Legal
14 11 (0.47%) Publishing
15 7 (0.30%) Electronics
16 5 (0.21%) Back Office
16 5 (0.21%) German Language
17 3 (0.13%) Law
17 3 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 954 (40.34%) Analyst
2 331 (14.00%) Consultant
3 279 (11.80%) Senior Analyst
4 238 (10.06%) Developer
5 225 (9.51%) SAS Analyst
6 221 (9.34%) Data Analyst
7 173 (7.32%) Insight Analyst
8 119 (5.03%) Architect
9 116 (4.90%) SAS Developer
10 101 (4.27%) Business Analyst
11 99 (4.19%) Programmer
12 80 (3.38%) Customer Analyst
13 79 (3.34%) SAS Consultant
13 79 (3.34%) Data Manager
13 79 (3.34%) SAS Programmer
13 79 (3.34%) Senior Consultant
14 75 (3.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
15 72 (3.04%) Project Manager
16 65 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
17 64 (2.71%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (2.75%) .NET
2 48 (2.03%) CSS
3 45 (1.90%) HTML
4 37 (1.56%) MapReduce
5 28 (1.18%) MDX
6 25 (1.06%) Web Services
7 22 (0.93%) Ext JS
8 16 (0.68%) XML
9 12 (0.51%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.42%) Java EE
11 8 (0.34%) J2EE
12 7 (0.30%) Velocity
13 6 (0.25%) jQuery
14 5 (0.21%) MSMQ
14 5 (0.21%) ODBC
14 5 (0.21%) HTML5
15 4 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (0.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 4 (0.17%) Grails
15 4 (0.17%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 392 (16.58%) Statistics
2 317 (13.40%) Mathematics
3 178 (7.53%) Visualisation
4 138 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 138 (5.84%) Economics
5 132 (5.58%) Credit Risk
6 125 (5.29%) Computer Science
7 80 (3.38%) Data Integration
8 55 (2.33%) Data Extraction
9 45 (1.90%) Clustering
10 42 (1.78%) Physics
11 31 (1.31%) Neural Network
12 26 (1.10%) Open Source
13 25 (1.06%) FMCG
14 23 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
15 18 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 16 (0.68%) GIS
17 15 (0.63%) Psychology
18 14 (0.59%) Applied Mathematics
18 14 (0.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 106 (4.48%) UNIX
2 98 (4.14%) Windows
3 66 (2.79%) Linux
4 24 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 17 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.30%) AIX
11 6 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.21%) Android
12 5 (0.21%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.085%) Solaris
15 1 (0.042%) Debian
15 1 (0.042%) CentOS
15 1 (0.042%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.042%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 986 (41.69%) Analytics
2 640 (27.06%) Business Intelligence
3 382 (16.15%) Data Analysis
4 298 (12.60%) ETL
5 272 (11.50%) Data Management
6 239 (10.11%) Data Modelling
7 198 (8.37%) CRM
8 196 (8.29%) Business Analysis
9 193 (8.16%) Customer Insight
10 192 (8.12%) Statistical Modelling
11 175 (7.40%) Project Management
12 167 (7.06%) Data Analytics
13 123 (5.20%) CHAID
14 110 (4.65%) Predictive Modelling
15 109 (4.61%) Direct Marketing
16 108 (4.57%) Propensity Modelling
17 107 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 102 (4.31%) ERP
19 98 (4.14%) E-Commerce
20 97 (4.10%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1097 (46.38%) SQL
2 235 (9.94%) R
3 157 (6.64%) Python
4 139 (5.88%) Java
5 109 (4.61%) VBA
6 75 (3.17%) SAS Macro
7 70 (2.96%) MATLAB
8 63 (2.66%) PL/SQL
9 62 (2.62%) C++
10 55 (2.33%) JavaScript
11 50 (2.11%) Perl
12 45 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 45 (1.90%) VB
13 43 (1.82%) Shell Script
14 35 (1.48%) C#
15 31 (1.31%) PHP
16 29 (1.23%) C
17 24 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 20 (0.85%) Lisp
18 20 (0.85%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 653 (27.61%) Degree
2 75 (3.17%) CISA
3 62 (2.62%) PhD
4 17 (0.72%) MBA
5 14 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.55%) SAS Certification
7 12 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 12 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 11 (0.47%) SAP Certification
9 10 (0.42%) MCSE
9 10 (0.42%) ISEB
10 9 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.38%) HND
10 9 (0.38%) CCNP
10 9 (0.38%) CCNA
10 9 (0.38%) MCITP
11 8 (0.34%) VCAP
11 8 (0.34%) NCDA
11 8 (0.34%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.59%) Data Quality
2 57 (2.41%) QA
3 26 (1.10%) Solvency II
4 24 (1.01%) CDISC
5 21 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.76%) Basel II
7 16 (0.68%) SLA
8 14 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.55%) COBIT
10 12 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.34%) Basel III
12 6 (0.25%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.17%) GCP
15 3 (0.13%) EMIR
15 3 (0.13%) MiFID
16 1 (0.042%) COREP
16 1 (0.042%) FINREP
16 1 (0.042%) FATCA
System Software
1 61 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.56%) vSphere
4 36 (1.52%) XenApp
4 36 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 29 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.89%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.68%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.13%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.085%) NFS
13 1 (0.042%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.042%) Samba
13 1 (0.042%) Postfix
13 1 (0.042%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.042%) vCloud
13 1 (0.042%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.042%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 20 (0.85%) SCCM
2 16 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.55%) WSUS
4 9 (0.38%) Nagios
5 8 (0.34%) SCOM
6 7 (0.30%) MOM
7 5 (0.21%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.085%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.085%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.085%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.042%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.042%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.042%) OpenView
9 1 (0.042%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.042%) Cacti
9 1 (0.042%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.042%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.042%) Puppet
9 1 (0.042%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.042%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 381 (16.11%) Oracle
2 255 (10.78%) SAP
3 238 (10.06%) Business Objects
4 231 (9.77%) Microsoft
5 172 (7.27%) Tableau
6 156 (6.60%) Cognos
7 127 (5.37%) Teradata
8 98 (4.14%) IBM
9 96 (4.06%) Informatica
10 79 (3.34%) VMware
10 79 (3.34%) HP
11 61 (2.58%) MicroStrategy
12 55 (2.33%) Cisco
13 54 (2.28%) Ab Initio
14 51 (2.16%) Citrix
15 48 (2.03%) Google
16 45 (1.90%) Unica
17 43 (1.82%) Alterian
18 37 (1.56%) Dell
19 36 (1.52%) Talend
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Banstead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, Stud
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80k - £120k per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + top bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fusion Experience
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £30k basic & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday