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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 379 285
Rank change year-on-year +25 -94  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 734 743 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.80% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.86% 4.31% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 567 641 894
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  

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 15089 17235 20247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.06% 18.65% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21013 25408 31265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 28 June 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 28 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
London -17 314 £60,000 +14.28% 54
North of England +64 157 £52,500 +31.25% 21
Midlands +80 138 £40,750 +8.66% 13
North West +23 100 £50,000 +33.33% 6
South East 0 78 £37,500 -3.84% 13
West Midlands +44 67 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Midlands +61 62 £40,000 -1.23% 6
Yorkshire +8 47 £53,750 +34.37% 15
East of England -10 26 £36,750 -38.75% 7
South West -52 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
North East +20 10 £55,000 +46.66%
SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 914 (62.52%) SQL
2 739 (50.55%) Analytics
3 596 (40.77%) Analytical Skills
4 533 (36.46%) Finance
5 468 (32.01%) R
6 431 (29.48%) Python
7 378 (25.85%) Business Intelligence
8 374 (25.58%) Tableau
9 342 (23.39%) Degree
10 325 (22.23%) Marketing
11 313 (21.41%) SPSS
12 271 (18.54%) Big Data
13 266 (18.19%) Visualisation
14 257 (17.58%) Hadoop
15 252 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
16 239 (16.35%) Data Analytics
17 228 (15.60%) Statistics
18 209 (14.30%) QlikView
19 202 (13.82%) Data Visualisation
20 198 (13.54%) Mathematics
21 182 (12.45%) Microsoft
22 177 (12.11%) Machine Learning
23 174 (11.90%) Data Mining
24 173 (11.83%) Oracle
25 168 (11.49%) SQL Server
26 166 (11.35%) Data Analysis
27 163 (11.15%) Banking
28 162 (11.08%) Retail
29 159 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
30 156 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 100 (6.84%) Apache Spark
2 37 (2.53%) Apache Pig
3 24 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.50%) Apache
5 18 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 13 (0.89%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.62%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.41%) Confluence
11 4 (0.27%) CMS
12 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.21%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.14%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.14%) JBoss
13 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 313 (21.41%) SPSS
2 252 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
4 53 (3.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.16%) SPSS Modeler
7 16 (1.09%) Stata
8 7 (0.48%) EViews
9 6 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.21%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.14%) Gephi
12 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 37 (2.53%) Actimize
2 21 (1.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 17 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
4 13 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.41%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.41%) FastStats
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle AML
5 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.41%) Unica
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.068%) iJento
8 1 (0.068%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.87%) Google Analytics
3 20 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.30%) Office 365
5 9 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (0.62%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 8 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.41%) SaaS
9 5 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.27%) PaaS
11 3 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.068%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.068%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.57%) SAN
2 21 (1.44%) iSCSI
3 19 (1.30%) DHCP
4 18 (1.23%) DNS
5 13 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (0.89%) Skype
6 12 (0.82%) WAN
7 11 (0.75%) LAN
8 10 (0.68%) VPN
9 9 (0.62%) BIG-IP
10 8 (0.55%) Firewall
11 5 (0.34%) Internet
11 5 (0.34%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.34%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.34%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.27%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.27%) IMAP
12 4 (0.27%) snoop
12 4 (0.27%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (18.54%) Big Data
2 257 (17.58%) Hadoop
3 209 (14.30%) QlikView
4 174 (11.90%) Data Mining
5 168 (11.49%) SQL Server
6 159 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
7 111 (7.59%) Base SAS
8 86 (5.88%) Power BI
8 86 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 83 (5.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 83 (5.68%) Spotfire
10 79 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 62 (4.24%) Apache Hive
11 62 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
12 58 (3.97%) SAS EBI
13 57 (3.90%) Relational Database
14 56 (3.83%) NoSQL
15 51 (3.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 45 (3.08%) MongoDB
16 45 (3.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 42 (2.87%) ProC
2 9 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.41%) JIRA
4 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.21%) Mocha
5 3 (0.21%) Subversion
5 3 (0.21%) TestRail
5 3 (0.21%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.14%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.14%) NUnit
6 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.068%) Selenium
7 1 (0.068%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.068%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.068%) Toad
General
1 533 (36.46%) Finance
2 325 (22.23%) Marketing
3 163 (11.15%) Banking
4 162 (11.08%) Retail
5 45 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 37 (2.53%) Retail Banking
8 31 (2.12%) Financial Institution
9 30 (2.05%) Advertising
10 29 (1.98%) Front Office
11 19 (1.30%) Legal
12 15 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.48%) Automotive
15 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.41%) Electronics
16 5 (0.34%) Back Office
17 4 (0.27%) French Language
17 4 (0.27%) Games
17 4 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 576 (39.40%) Analyst
2 186 (12.72%) Data Scientist
3 162 (11.08%) Data Analyst
4 147 (10.05%) Consultant
5 135 (9.23%) SAS Analyst
6 132 (9.03%) Developer
7 114 (7.80%) Insight Analyst
8 94 (6.43%) Analytics Manager
9 89 (6.09%) SQL Analyst
10 79 (5.40%) Senior Analyst
11 62 (4.24%) Analytics Consultant
12 61 (4.17%) Data Consultant
13 58 (3.97%) Data Analytics Manager
13 58 (3.97%) Data Manager
14 55 (3.76%) SAS Developer
15 54 (3.69%) SAS Consultant
16 51 (3.49%) Report Analyst
16 51 (3.49%) Senior Data Scientist
17 47 (3.21%) Marketing Analyst
18 41 (2.80%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.60%) .NET
2 37 (2.53%) HTML
2 37 (2.53%) Web Services
3 24 (1.64%) CSS
3 24 (1.64%) Natural Language Processing
4 18 (1.23%) D3.js
5 14 (0.96%) HTML5
5 14 (0.96%) XML
6 13 (0.89%) JSON
6 13 (0.89%) MDX
7 11 (0.75%) jQuery
8 10 (0.68%) Kafka
9 8 (0.55%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.34%) Leaflet
10 5 (0.34%) ODBC
10 5 (0.34%) SciPy
11 4 (0.27%) Pandas
12 3 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.21%) Ext JS
12 3 (0.21%) React
Miscellaneous
1 596 (40.77%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.22%) Algorithms
3 80 (5.47%) Credit Risk
4 77 (5.27%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.46%) Fintech
6 34 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 31 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (1.37%) User Experience
10 17 (1.16%) Social Media
11 16 (1.09%) NHS
12 13 (0.89%) Virtual Team
13 9 (0.62%) FMCG
14 7 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.41%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.41%) Social Network
16 5 (0.34%) Data Centre
16 5 (0.34%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.34%) Driving Licence
17 4 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 85 (5.81%) Windows
2 74 (5.06%) Linux
3 40 (2.74%) Unix
4 38 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 31 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.62%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.48%) Android
12 7 (0.48%) Solaris
13 4 (0.27%) Debian
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.21%) MVS
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.068%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (50.55%) Analytics
2 378 (25.85%) Business Intelligence
3 266 (18.19%) Visualisation
4 239 (16.35%) Data Analytics
5 228 (15.60%) Statistics
6 202 (13.82%) Data Visualisation
7 198 (13.54%) Mathematics
8 177 (12.11%) Machine Learning
9 166 (11.35%) Data Analysis
10 156 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 152 (10.40%) Data Modelling
12 142 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
13 125 (8.55%) Customer Insight
14 121 (8.28%) Statistical Modelling
15 115 (7.87%) ETL
16 107 (7.32%) Data Management
17 96 (6.57%) Predictive Modelling
18 95 (6.50%) Statistical Analysis
19 93 (6.36%) Project Management
20 84 (5.75%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 914 (62.52%) SQL
2 468 (32.01%) R
3 431 (29.48%) Python
4 140 (9.58%) Java
5 117 (8.00%) VBA
6 113 (7.73%) MATLAB
7 58 (3.97%) Scala
8 52 (3.56%) T-SQL
9 42 (2.87%) PROC SQL
10 40 (2.74%) C#
11 28 (1.92%) SAS Macro
12 25 (1.71%) C++
13 23 (1.57%) PHP
14 21 (1.44%) C
14 21 (1.44%) JavaScript
15 18 (1.23%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.03%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.96%) VB
18 11 (0.75%) Perl
19 8 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 342 (23.39%) Degree
2 79 (5.40%) Numerate Degree
3 69 (4.72%) PhD
4 34 (2.33%) Master's Degree
5 25 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.50%) MBA
7 20 (1.37%) SAS Certification
8 11 (0.75%) Postgraduate
8 11 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.34%) MCP
11 5 (0.34%) MCSA
11 5 (0.34%) MCSE
11 5 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.21%) ACCA
12 3 (0.21%) CIMA
13 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.07%) Data Quality
2 42 (2.87%) QA
3 29 (1.98%) IFRS
4 28 (1.92%) IFRS 9
5 21 (1.44%) SLA
6 10 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.62%) Actionable Recommendations
7 9 (0.62%) IAS 39
8 8 (0.55%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.48%) Basel II
10 6 (0.41%) GCP
11 4 (0.27%) SAS 70
12 3 (0.21%) GLP
12 3 (0.21%) GMP
12 3 (0.21%) GxP
13 1 (0.068%) GDPR
13 1 (0.068%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.57%) Apache Flume
4 21 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.30%) vSphere
6 12 (0.82%) XenApp
7 9 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.48%) NFS
8 7 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.41%) Docker
10 5 (0.34%) HDFS
10 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.27%) BIND 9
11 4 (0.27%) Firmware
11 4 (0.27%) KVM
11 4 (0.27%) Samba
11 4 (0.27%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.21%) GFS2
13 2 (0.14%) iptables
13 2 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (1.09%) SCCM
2 14 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 10 (0.68%) WSUS
4 9 (0.62%) Backup Exec
4 9 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.62%) SmoothWall
5 8 (0.55%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.14%) Ansible
8 2 (0.14%) Cacti
8 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.14%) MOM
8 2 (0.14%) Nagios
8 2 (0.14%) OpenView
8 2 (0.14%) QRadar
8 2 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.14%) vMotion
9 1 (0.068%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 374 (25.58%) Tableau
2 182 (12.45%) Microsoft
3 173 (11.83%) Oracle
4 90 (6.16%) SAP
5 87 (5.95%) Teradata
6 52 (3.56%) IBM
7 49 (3.35%) Google
8 45 (3.08%) Cognos
9 42 (2.87%) MicroStrategy
10 34 (2.33%) Informatica
11 29 (1.98%) Netezza
12 28 (1.92%) HP
12 28 (1.92%) VMware
13 25 (1.71%) Alteryx
13 25 (1.71%) Cloudera
14 23 (1.57%) Adobe
15 22 (1.50%) Hortonworks
15 22 (1.50%) TIBCO
16 19 (1.30%) Cisco
17 17 (1.16%) NetApp
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Generous bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £46000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: ££excllent +15% bonus +health, pension etc etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Prime Insight
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, health
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago