The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
UK
Rank 348 287 340
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +53
Permanent jobs citing SAS 714 1123 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 1.11% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% 5.88% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 562 902 777
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14875 19107 21344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.63% 18.95% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12416 15974 17884
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -49 656 £45,000 -5.26% 127
London -76 288 £55,000 - 59
South East -15 99 £45,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +30 63 £40,000 -15.78% 9
West Midlands +21 62 £36,750 -8.69% 4
North West -22 52 £37,500 +11.11% 16
Leicestershire +34 47 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Scotland -8 46 £43,750 -16.66% 17
East of England +29 38 £54,500 +36.25% 7
Edinburgh -25 38 £47,500 -9.52% 15
Manchester -29 35 £37,500 -6.25% 12
South West +9 28 £40,000 -13.04% 5
Yorkshire -18 25 £37,500 -11.76% 15
Berkshire +17 22 £51,250 +9.62% 1
City of London -48 22 £52,500 -2.77% 15
Leicester - 22 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +23 21 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Bristol +15 21 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Warwickshire +43 19 £37,000 +9.90%
Hertfordshire +23 19 £60,000 +71.42%
Buckinghamshire -15 19 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Yorkshire -27 19 £35,000 -20.00% 12
Milton Keynes -17 18 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Leeds -11 17 £35,000 -17.64% 10
West Sussex +15 16 £35,000 -10.82%
Solihull +4 15 £30,000 -25.46%
Nuneaton - 15 £37,000 -
Crawley +18 13 £35,000 -19.54%
Egham - 13 - -
Hampshire +23 12 £35,000 -16.66% 3

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAS.

1 895 (63.75%) SQL
2 795 (56.62%) Analytics
3 572 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 516 (36.75%) Finance
5 464 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
6 463 (32.98%) R
7 406 (28.92%) Degree
8 404 (28.77%) Python
9 373 (26.57%) Marketing
10 338 (24.07%) SPSS
11 284 (20.23%) Big Data
12 280 (19.94%) Tableau
13 273 (19.44%) Data Analytics
14 257 (18.30%) Hadoop
15 241 (17.17%) Mathematics
16 225 (16.03%) Statistics
17 205 (14.60%) SQL Server
18 192 (13.68%) Data Analysis
19 191 (13.60%) QlikView
20 181 (12.89%) Visualisation
21 171 (12.18%) Data Warehouse
22 170 (12.11%) Machine Learning
23 167 (11.89%) Banking
24 157 (11.18%) ETL
25 152 (10.83%) Oracle
26 140 (9.97%) Microsoft
27 139 (9.90%) Java
28 137 (9.76%) Credit Risk
29 130 (9.26%) Retail
30 129 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (7.12%) Apache Spark
2 64 (4.56%) Apache Pig
3 27 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.50%) Apache
5 9 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (0.57%) CMS
6 8 (0.57%) Confluence
6 8 (0.57%) Skype for Business
7 7 (0.50%) Jupyter
8 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.43%) IIS
8 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.28%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.21%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 338 (24.07%) SPSS
2 128 (9.12%) MS Excel
3 55 (3.92%) MS Office
4 38 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (2.14%) Stata
6 25 (1.78%) SPSS Modeler
7 21 (1.50%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.93%) EViews
9 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.071%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 24 (1.71%) FastStats
2 18 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.50%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.36%) Unica
5 5 (0.36%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.071%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.071%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (0.071%) iJento
7 1 (0.071%) Kissmetrics
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.071%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.071%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.92%) Google Analytics
3 21 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.21%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.14%) SaaS
11 1 (0.071%) G Suite
11 1 (0.071%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.071%) Office 365
11 1 (0.071%) Responsys
11 1 (0.071%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.00%) SAN
2 12 (0.85%) VPN
3 11 (0.78%) LAN
3 11 (0.78%) WAN
4 9 (0.64%) BIG-IP
5 7 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (0.50%) Skype
6 6 (0.43%) DHCP
6 6 (0.43%) DNS
7 5 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.36%) SSL
8 4 (0.28%) Firewall
8 4 (0.28%) Internet
8 4 (0.28%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.28%) SMS
8 4 (0.28%) Symposium
9 3 (0.21%) NAS
9 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (20.23%) Big Data
2 257 (18.30%) Hadoop
3 205 (14.60%) SQL Server
4 191 (13.60%) QlikView
5 171 (12.18%) Data Warehouse
6 126 (8.97%) Data Mining
7 101 (7.19%) Base SAS
8 95 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 89 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 82 (5.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 81 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
12 77 (5.48%) Apache Hive
13 76 (5.41%) Relational Database
14 63 (4.49%) Power BI
15 59 (4.20%) SAS EBI
16 56 (3.99%) Spotfire
17 41 (2.92%) MongoDB
17 41 (2.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 39 (2.78%) RDBMS
19 37 (2.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (1.00%) JIRA
2 10 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.21%) ERwin
7 3 (0.21%) ProC
8 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.14%) Mocha
8 2 (0.14%) NUnit
8 2 (0.14%) Subversion
8 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.14%) TestRail
8 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.071%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.071%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.071%) Selenium
9 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 516 (36.75%) Finance
2 373 (26.57%) Marketing
3 167 (11.89%) Banking
4 130 (9.26%) Retail
5 53 (3.77%) Legal
6 37 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.14%) Advertising
8 18 (1.28%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.71%) Electronics
14 5 (0.36%) Games
15 4 (0.28%) Automotive
15 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.28%) Front Office
16 3 (0.21%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.21%) Publishing
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 566 (40.31%) Analyst
2 195 (13.89%) Data Analyst
3 174 (12.39%) Data Scientist
4 141 (10.04%) Developer
5 137 (9.76%) Consultant
6 125 (8.90%) SAS Analyst
7 109 (7.76%) Insight Analyst
8 99 (7.05%) SQL Analyst
9 96 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
10 81 (5.77%) Analytics Manager
11 67 (4.77%) Architect
12 66 (4.70%) SAS Developer
13 62 (4.42%) Data Consultant
14 54 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 54 (3.85%) Marketing Analyst
15 49 (3.49%) Analytics Consultant
16 48 (3.42%) Data Analytics Manager
17 45 (3.21%) Data Manager
17 45 (3.21%) Senior Data Scientist
18 41 (2.92%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.34%) .NET
2 36 (2.56%) Web Services
3 23 (1.64%) HTML
4 20 (1.42%) CSS
5 13 (0.93%) MDX
6 10 (0.71%) D3.js
6 10 (0.71%) HTML5
7 9 (0.64%) COM+
7 9 (0.64%) jQuery
7 9 (0.64%) Pandas
8 8 (0.57%) MLlib
8 8 (0.57%) NumPy
8 8 (0.57%) scikit-learn
8 8 (0.57%) XML
9 7 (0.50%) Kafka
10 6 (0.43%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.36%) SOAP
12 4 (0.28%) ISPF
12 4 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 572 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (9.76%) Credit Risk
3 105 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 65 (4.63%) Algorithms
5 29 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.50%) Social Media
7 20 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.28%) Fintech
9 17 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 13 (0.93%) FMCG
10 13 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 13 (0.93%) User Experience
11 10 (0.71%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.43%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.36%) Biotechnology
14 4 (0.28%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.28%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.28%) PMI
14 4 (0.28%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.21%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 70 (4.99%) Linux
2 50 (3.56%) Unix
2 50 (3.56%) Windows
3 19 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.57%) zOS
7 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.28%) Android
10 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.14%) Solaris
12 1 (0.071%) AIX
12 1 (0.071%) Debian
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.071%) MVS
12 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.071%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (56.62%) Analytics
2 464 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
3 273 (19.44%) Data Analytics
4 241 (17.17%) Mathematics
5 225 (16.03%) Statistics
6 192 (13.68%) Data Analysis
7 181 (12.89%) Visualisation
8 170 (12.11%) Machine Learning
9 157 (11.18%) ETL
10 129 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 127 (9.05%) Statistical Modelling
12 126 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
13 119 (8.48%) Data Visualisation
14 110 (7.83%) Data Modelling
15 104 (7.41%) Customer Insight
16 99 (7.05%) Predictive Modelling
17 98 (6.98%) Project Management
18 93 (6.62%) Statistical Analysis
19 92 (6.55%) Web Analytics
20 89 (6.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 895 (63.75%) SQL
2 463 (32.98%) R
3 404 (28.77%) Python
4 139 (9.90%) Java
5 106 (7.55%) VBA
6 88 (6.27%) MATLAB
7 60 (4.27%) C#
8 55 (3.92%) Scala
8 55 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 43 (3.06%) C++
10 31 (2.21%) PHP
11 28 (1.99%) JavaScript
12 26 (1.85%) Shell Script
13 23 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.28%) Perl
15 17 (1.21%) SAS Macro
16 16 (1.14%) VB
17 15 (1.07%) C
17 15 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 406 (28.92%) Degree
2 92 (6.55%) PhD
3 33 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.57%) MBA
5 16 (1.14%) MCSE
6 15 (1.07%) SAS Certification
7 9 (0.64%) MCAD
7 9 (0.64%) MCSA
7 9 (0.64%) MCSD
7 9 (0.64%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.57%) MCITP
9 7 (0.50%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.36%) MCP
11 4 (0.28%) ISEB
11 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.14%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.84%) Data Quality
2 58 (4.13%) QA
3 33 (2.35%) IFRS
3 33 (2.35%) IFRS 9
4 17 (1.21%) SLA
5 10 (0.71%) IAS 39
6 9 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.21%) SEPA
9 3 (0.21%) TARGET2
10 2 (0.14%) Basel II
10 2 (0.14%) GCP
10 2 (0.14%) GLP
11 1 (0.071%) CDISC
11 1 (0.071%) COREP
11 1 (0.071%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.071%) FINREP
11 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.92%) Apache Flume
3 10 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.64%) HDFS
5 8 (0.57%) vSphere
6 6 (0.43%) Docker
7 4 (0.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 4 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.21%) NFS
8 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.14%) GFS2
10 1 (0.071%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.071%) iptables
10 1 (0.071%) KVM
10 1 (0.071%) Postfix
10 1 (0.071%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (0.93%) Ambari
2 9 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.36%) Ansible
3 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.36%) SCCM
4 4 (0.28%) Oozie
4 4 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.21%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.071%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.071%) Graphite
6 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.071%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.071%) Nagios
6 1 (0.071%) Puppet
6 1 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.071%) WSUS
6 1 (0.071%) zSecure
Vendors
1 280 (19.94%) Tableau
2 152 (10.83%) Oracle
3 140 (9.97%) Microsoft
4 81 (5.77%) SAP
5 68 (4.84%) Teradata
6 65 (4.63%) Google
7 56 (3.99%) IBM
8 51 (3.63%) MicroStrategy
9 41 (2.92%) Cognos
10 37 (2.64%) Informatica
11 34 (2.42%) Actimize
12 33 (2.35%) Adobe
13 28 (1.99%) Ab Initio
14 21 (1.50%) TIBCO
15 20 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (1.21%) Cloudera
16 17 (1.21%) HP
16 17 (1.21%) Netezza
17 15 (1.07%) Cisco
18 13 (0.93%) Apple
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago