The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 317 361
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 740 1007 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 1.03% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.15% 5.45% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 621 842 732
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14364 18472 19892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.89% 18.84% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11986 15769 16635
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in England

SAS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAS in England

SAS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in England

SAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
London -52 345 £55,000 - 61
South East +26 99 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East Midlands +61 81 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Midlands +44 70 £37,000 -6.03% 7
North West -28 50 £40,000 +14.28% 12
East of England +53 39 £60,000 +71.42% 7
South West +3 29 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire -20 22 £38,750 -18.42% 8
North East +2 5 £27,500 -26.66% 4
SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 856 (63.74%) SQL
2 739 (55.03%) Analytics
3 539 (40.13%) Analytical Skills
4 474 (35.29%) Finance
5 437 (32.54%) R
6 402 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
7 395 (29.41%) Python
8 375 (27.92%) Degree
9 347 (25.84%) Marketing
10 312 (23.23%) Tableau
11 293 (21.82%) SPSS
12 278 (20.70%) Big Data
13 262 (19.51%) Data Analytics
14 241 (17.94%) Hadoop
15 231 (17.20%) Mathematics
16 219 (16.31%) Statistics
17 204 (15.19%) Visualisation
18 201 (14.97%) QlikView
19 171 (12.73%) SQL Server
20 156 (11.62%) Banking
21 151 (11.24%) Machine Learning
22 148 (11.02%) Data Visualisation
23 147 (10.95%) Data Analysis
24 143 (10.65%) Microsoft
25 136 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
26 130 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
26 130 (9.68%) Java
27 126 (9.38%) Retail
28 124 (9.23%) ETL
29 121 (9.01%) Data Modelling

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 92 (6.85%) Apache Spark
2 44 (3.28%) Apache Pig
3 26 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.27%) Apache
5 11 (0.82%) Skype for Business
6 9 (0.67%) Confluence
7 8 (0.60%) CMS
8 7 (0.52%) Jupyter
9 5 (0.37%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.30%) IIS
11 3 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.22%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 293 (21.82%) SPSS
2 120 (8.94%) MS Excel
3 48 (3.57%) MS Office
4 30 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (2.16%) SPSS Modeler
6 26 (1.94%) Stata
7 22 (1.64%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.89%) EViews
9 9 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.30%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.19%) Adobe Campaign
2 13 (0.97%) FastStats
2 13 (0.97%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 9 (0.67%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.37%) Unica
5 4 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.074%) iJento
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.074%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.83%) Google Analytics
3 17 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.60%) Office 365
8 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.22%) PaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.15%) SaaS
11 1 (0.074%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.074%) G Suite
11 1 (0.074%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.074%) IaaS
11 1 (0.074%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.89%) LAN
1 12 (0.89%) SAN
1 12 (0.89%) VPN
1 12 (0.89%) WAN
2 9 (0.67%) BIG-IP
3 8 (0.60%) DNS
3 8 (0.60%) iSCSI
3 8 (0.60%) Skype
4 7 (0.52%) DHCP
4 7 (0.52%) Firewall
5 5 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (0.37%) Internet
5 5 (0.37%) NAS
5 5 (0.37%) SSL
6 4 (0.30%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.30%) Symposium
6 4 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.15%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.15%) IMAP
7 2 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (20.70%) Big Data
2 241 (17.94%) Hadoop
3 201 (14.97%) QlikView
4 171 (12.73%) SQL Server
5 136 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (7.82%) Data Mining
7 94 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 93 (6.92%) Base SAS
9 92 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 81 (6.03%) Power BI
11 69 (5.14%) Spotfire
12 68 (5.06%) Relational Database
13 66 (4.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 62 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
15 56 (4.17%) Apache Hive
16 51 (3.80%) SAS EBI
17 45 (3.35%) NoSQL
18 37 (2.76%) MongoDB
19 35 (2.61%) Pentaho
20 34 (2.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (1.04%) JIRA
2 7 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (0.52%) ProC
2 7 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.22%) ERwin
6 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.15%) Mocha
6 2 (0.15%) NUnit
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.15%) Subversion
6 2 (0.15%) TestRail
6 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.074%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.074%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 474 (35.29%) Finance
2 347 (25.84%) Marketing
3 156 (11.62%) Banking
4 126 (9.38%) Retail
5 39 (2.90%) Legal
5 39 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.31%) Advertising
7 19 (1.41%) Retail Banking
8 13 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.67%) Electronics
11 6 (0.45%) Games
12 5 (0.37%) Automotive
13 4 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.30%) Front Office
13 4 (0.30%) Publishing
14 3 (0.22%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 566 (42.14%) Analyst
2 192 (14.30%) Data Analyst
3 166 (12.36%) Data Scientist
4 134 (9.98%) Developer
5 132 (9.83%) SAS Analyst
6 113 (8.41%) Consultant
7 110 (8.19%) Insight Analyst
8 101 (7.52%) SQL Analyst
9 89 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
10 81 (6.03%) Analytics Manager
11 64 (4.77%) SAS Developer
12 60 (4.47%) Data Consultant
13 59 (4.39%) Architect
14 55 (4.10%) Senior Data Scientist
15 52 (3.87%) Analytics Consultant
16 51 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 50 (3.72%) Marketing Analyst
18 48 (3.57%) Data Analytics Manager
18 48 (3.57%) Data Manager
19 39 (2.90%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.02%) .NET
2 31 (2.31%) Web Services
3 26 (1.94%) HTML
4 21 (1.56%) CSS
5 15 (1.12%) MDX
6 12 (0.89%) D3.js
7 11 (0.82%) HTML5
8 10 (0.74%) jQuery
8 10 (0.74%) Kafka
9 9 (0.67%) Pandas
10 8 (0.60%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (0.60%) XML
11 6 (0.45%) scikit-learn
12 5 (0.37%) JSON
12 5 (0.37%) Leaflet
12 5 (0.37%) MLlib
12 5 (0.37%) NumPy
13 4 (0.30%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.30%) COM+
13 4 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 539 (40.13%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (8.71%) Credit Risk
3 90 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 74 (5.51%) Algorithms
5 30 (2.23%) Management Information System
6 23 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 22 (1.64%) Fintech
8 19 (1.41%) Social Media
9 15 (1.12%) FMCG
10 12 (0.89%) Mobile App
10 12 (0.89%) User Experience
11 9 (0.67%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.45%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.37%) Biotechnology
13 5 (0.37%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.37%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.37%) Social Network
14 4 (0.30%) Clustering
14 4 (0.30%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.02%) Linux
2 50 (3.72%) Windows
3 31 (2.31%) Unix
4 22 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.37%) Android
9 5 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.15%) MVS
11 2 (0.15%) Solaris
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.074%) AIX
12 1 (0.074%) Debian
12 1 (0.074%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (55.03%) Analytics
2 402 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
3 262 (19.51%) Data Analytics
4 231 (17.20%) Mathematics
5 219 (16.31%) Statistics
6 204 (15.19%) Visualisation
7 151 (11.24%) Machine Learning
8 148 (11.02%) Data Visualisation
9 147 (10.95%) Data Analysis
10 130 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 124 (9.23%) ETL
12 121 (9.01%) Data Modelling
13 117 (8.71%) Statistical Modelling
14 114 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
15 101 (7.52%) Statistical Analysis
16 98 (7.30%) Customer Insight
17 93 (6.92%) Predictive Modelling
18 87 (6.48%) Actionable Insight
19 83 (6.18%) Mentoring
19 83 (6.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 856 (63.74%) SQL
2 437 (32.54%) R
3 395 (29.41%) Python
4 130 (9.68%) Java
5 113 (8.41%) VBA
6 79 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 61 (4.54%) T-SQL
8 54 (4.02%) C#
9 52 (3.87%) Scala
10 37 (2.76%) C++
11 28 (2.08%) JavaScript
12 26 (1.94%) PHP
13 20 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.34%) C
14 18 (1.34%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.27%) VB
16 13 (0.97%) SAS Macro
17 10 (0.74%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.60%) Perl
19 7 (0.52%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 375 (27.92%) Degree
2 81 (6.03%) PhD
3 24 (1.79%) MBA
4 20 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.41%) SAS Certification
6 18 (1.34%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.67%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.60%) MCSE
9 6 (0.45%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.30%) MCAD
10 4 (0.30%) MCSD
11 3 (0.22%) ISEB
11 3 (0.22%) MCITP
11 3 (0.22%) MCP
12 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCSA
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.15%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 57 (4.24%) QA
3 36 (2.68%) IFRS
3 36 (2.68%) IFRS 9
4 17 (1.27%) SLA
5 12 (0.89%) IAS 39
6 9 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.52%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.37%) Basel II
9 3 (0.22%) SEPA
9 3 (0.22%) TARGET2
10 2 (0.15%) GCP
10 2 (0.15%) GLP
11 1 (0.074%) CDISC
11 1 (0.074%) COREP
11 1 (0.074%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.074%) FINREP
11 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.64%) Apache Flume
3 15 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.52%) HDFS
5 7 (0.52%) vSphere
6 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.22%) NFS
7 3 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.15%) Docker
8 2 (0.15%) GFS2
8 2 (0.15%) vCloud
8 2 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.074%) iptables
9 1 (0.074%) Postfix
9 1 (0.074%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.074%) Varnish
9 1 (0.074%) XenApp
9 1 (0.074%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.45%) SCCM
2 5 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.22%) Oozie
4 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.15%) Ansible
5 2 (0.15%) Nagios
5 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.15%) vMotion
5 2 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.074%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.074%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.074%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.074%) MOM
6 1 (0.074%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.074%) OpenView
6 1 (0.074%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 312 (23.23%) Tableau
2 143 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 116 (8.64%) Oracle
4 78 (5.81%) SAP
5 67 (4.99%) Teradata
6 59 (4.39%) Google
7 54 (4.02%) IBM
8 41 (3.05%) Actimize
9 40 (2.98%) MicroStrategy
10 35 (2.61%) Cognos
11 29 (2.16%) Informatica
12 28 (2.08%) Adobe
13 21 (1.56%) TIBCO
14 19 (1.41%) Ab Initio
14 19 (1.41%) Cisco
14 19 (1.41%) Cloudera
14 19 (1.41%) Hortonworks
14 19 (1.41%) Netezza
15 17 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
16 16 (1.19%) HP
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 + £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Rail Card
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago