The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 69 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.10% 1.64% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.38% 5.78% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 480 277 584
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.04% 28.47% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 392 249 492
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warrington +13 27 £40,000 -
Crewe - 8 - -
Chester +9 7 £42,500 +46.55%
Knutsford -37 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 69 (98.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 65 (92.86%) SQL
3 64 (91.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (88.57%) SQL Server
4 62 (88.57%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (70.00%) T-SQL
6 39 (55.71%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 27 (38.57%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 25 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (25.71%) Windows
9 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.86%) MDX
11 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.00%) ETL
11 14 (20.00%) .NET
12 11 (15.71%) MySQL
12 11 (15.71%) Oracle
12 11 (15.71%) Java
12 11 (15.71%) XML
12 11 (15.71%) Replication
12 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
12 11 (15.71%) Google
12 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (14.29%) Android
13 10 (14.29%) iPhone
13 10 (14.29%) Clustering
13 10 (14.29%) Games
13 10 (14.29%) Web Services

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (12.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Google Play
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (98.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 64 (91.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (88.57%) SQL Server
4 39 (55.71%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 25 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (15.71%) MySQL
8 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 9 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (12.86%) Power BI
10 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
11 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (7.14%) OLAP
13 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (4.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 3 (4.29%) QlikView
15 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
15 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) JIRA
1 9 (12.86%) Selenium
2 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Developer
2 30 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 19 (27.14%) SQL Developer
4 16 (22.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 16 (22.86%) DBA
4 16 (22.86%) SQL BI Developer
4 16 (22.86%) SQL DBA
5 15 (21.43%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
6 11 (15.71%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Business Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior DBA
9 5 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) MDX
2 14 (20.00%) .NET
3 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (15.71%) XML
4 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.29%) Web Services
5 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
5 9 (12.86%) RESTful
5 9 (12.86%) SOAP
5 9 (12.86%) WCF
5 9 (12.86%) WinForms
5 9 (12.86%) WPF
6 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Replication
2 10 (14.29%) Clustering
2 10 (14.29%) iPhone
2 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 9 (12.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Fintech
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Android
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Unix
6 2 (2.86%) AIX
6 2 (2.86%) Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (88.57%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (38.57%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) ETL
4 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.86%) High Availability
6 9 (12.86%) MVC
6 9 (12.86%) SOA
6 9 (12.86%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.86%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Web Development
7 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.71%) Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 65 (92.86%) SQL
2 49 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.71%) Java
4 10 (14.29%) C#
5 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.86%) XPath
5 9 (12.86%) XQuery
6 7 (10.00%) Perl
7 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (5.71%) Python
7 4 (5.71%) R
7 4 (5.71%) VBScript
8 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 3 (4.29%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Netcool
2 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Google
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) Sage
5 1 (1.43%) Teradata