Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 239 238
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -64
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 2,161 2,469 2,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.48% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.12% 4.88% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,917 2,186 2,360
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,975
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 42,218 50,604 52,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.72% 30.32% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34,808 42,091 44,864
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 1,123 £58,000 +5.45% 130
North of England -64 326 £42,000 +3.07% 65
South East -3 261 £47,500 +5.56% 40
Midlands +18 258 £42,500 - 36
North West -68 151 £42,000 +5.00% 26
Yorkshire -55 148 £43,125 -4.17% 34
West Midlands +2 140 £42,500 - 11
East of England -19 124 £45,000 - 36
East Midlands +44 117 £42,500 -1.73% 25
South West -51 68 £39,250 -5.99% 16
North East -1 27 £37,500 +7.14% 5
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 1,955 (90.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,855 (85.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,740 (80.52%) SQL
4 1,694 (78.39%) SQL Server
5 1,685 (77.97%) Business Intelligence
6 1,166 (53.96%) Microsoft
7 1,162 (53.77%) Data Warehouse
8 1,073 (49.65%) T-SQL
9 887 (41.05%) Power BI
10 826 (38.22%) ETL
11 562 (26.01%) Microsoft Azure
12 544 (25.17%) Finance
13 452 (20.92%) C#
14 448 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
15 424 (19.62%) .NET
16 403 (18.65%) Analytics
17 369 (17.08%) Visualisation
18 349 (16.15%) Tableau
19 341 (15.78%) Data Modelling
20 305 (14.11%) Microsoft Excel
21 301 (13.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 278 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
23 259 (11.99%) SQL Server 2012
24 237 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
25 225 (10.41%) MDX
26 219 (10.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
27 218 (10.09%) SQL Server 2016
28 212 (9.81%) OLAP
29 201 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
30 192 (8.88%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server Analysis Services
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
1 164 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 61 (2.82%) SAS
3 38 (1.76%) IIS
4 24 (1.11%) Confluence
5 22 (1.02%) CMS
6 20 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 18 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.56%) DNN
8 12 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.51%) Anypoint
9 11 (0.51%) Mule
9 11 (0.51%) Mule ESB
10 9 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.37%) Apache
12 7 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.28%) Plone
13 6 (0.28%) Zope
14 5 (0.23%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 305 (14.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.42%) SPSS
6 6 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.046%) Stata
Business Applications
1 39 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
2 23 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.69%) FastStats
4 12 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.32%) Visualfiles
7 5 (0.23%) Elite 3E
8 4 (0.19%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.14%) Carpe Diem
9 3 (0.14%) Cognos Planning
9 3 (0.14%) HFM
10 2 (0.093%) Maximo
10 2 (0.093%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.046%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 562 (26.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 159 (7.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 116 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (3.29%) PaaS
5 55 (2.55%) Data Lake Analytics
6 50 (2.31%) Office 365
7 36 (1.67%) SaaS
8 24 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
9 21 (0.97%) Azure Machine Learning
9 21 (0.97%) IaaS
10 14 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.46%) GitHub
13 7 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.28%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.19%) Boomi
16 3 (0.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 2 (0.093%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.02%) Internet
2 16 (0.74%) SAN
3 9 (0.42%) Intranet
4 7 (0.32%) HTTP
5 6 (0.28%) NAS
6 5 (0.23%) Firewall
6 5 (0.23%) LAN
6 5 (0.23%) WAN
7 4 (0.19%) DNS
7 4 (0.19%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.19%) PBX
7 4 (0.19%) SMS
7 4 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.19%) VoIP
8 3 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.093%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.093%) FTP
9 2 (0.093%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.046%) DHCP
10 1 (0.046%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,955 (90.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,855 (85.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,694 (78.39%) SQL Server
4 1,162 (53.77%) Data Warehouse
5 887 (41.05%) Power BI
6 301 (13.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 259 (11.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 237 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 218 (10.09%) SQL Server 2016
10 212 (9.81%) OLAP
11 189 (8.75%) Relational Database
12 183 (8.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 182 (8.42%) Data Lake
14 138 (6.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 137 (6.34%) Big Data
16 130 (6.02%) QlikView
17 126 (5.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 102 (4.72%) OLAP Cube
19 79 (3.66%) NoSQL
20 77 (3.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 189 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 146 (6.76%) Visual Studio
3 68 (3.15%) Git (software)
4 67 (3.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 45 (2.08%) JIRA
6 34 (1.57%) Subversion
7 30 (1.39%) ER Studio
7 30 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 29 (1.34%) Eclipse
9 28 (1.30%) ERwin
10 26 (1.20%) Jenkins
11 15 (0.69%) Jasmine
11 15 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 15 (0.69%) Maven
11 15 (0.69%) PhantomJS
11 15 (0.69%) webpack
12 13 (0.60%) Chocolatey
13 11 (0.51%) IntelliJ
13 11 (0.51%) JUnit
13 11 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 544 (25.17%) Finance
2 140 (6.48%) Advertising
3 135 (6.25%) Retail
4 109 (5.04%) Banking
5 74 (3.42%) Marketing
6 28 (1.30%) Legal
7 25 (1.16%) Law
8 23 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 21 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.37%) Back Office
12 8 (0.37%) Billing
13 7 (0.32%) Games
13 7 (0.32%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.093%) Electronics
15 2 (0.093%) Local Government
15 2 (0.093%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,337 (61.87%) Developer
2 815 (37.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 546 (25.27%) SQL Developer
4 283 (13.10%) SQL BI Developer
5 279 (12.91%) SSIS Developer
6 276 (12.77%) Analyst
7 247 (11.43%) Senior Developer
8 244 (11.29%) SSRS Developer
9 211 (9.76%) DBA
10 188 (8.70%) SQL DBA
10 188 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
11 168 (7.77%) SQL Server Developer
12 156 (7.22%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 152 (7.03%) Business Developer
14 145 (6.71%) Consultant
15 139 (6.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 123 (5.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 113 (5.23%) C# Developer
18 105 (4.86%) SQL Server BI Developer
19 95 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (19.62%) .NET
2 225 (10.41%) MDX
3 127 (5.88%) HTML
4 107 (4.95%) ASP.NET
5 98 (4.53%) CSS
6 97 (4.49%) Web Services
7 89 (4.12%) .NET Framework
8 77 (3.56%) Entity Framework
9 75 (3.47%) XML
10 66 (3.05%) AngularJS
11 61 (2.82%) jQuery
11 61 (2.82%) JSON
12 53 (2.45%) HTML5
13 40 (1.85%) REST
14 36 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (1.57%) SOAP
16 33 (1.53%) RESTful
17 32 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 31 (1.43%) LINQ
19 25 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 278 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 82 (3.79%) Replication
4 79 (3.66%) Clustering
5 69 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 58 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 31 (1.43%) NHS
8 30 (1.39%) Reinsurance
9 27 (1.25%) Fintech
10 26 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 24 (1.11%) Driving Licence
13 21 (0.97%) User Experience
14 14 (0.65%) Algorithms
14 14 (0.65%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.65%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (0.56%) Mobile App
17 10 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 125 (5.78%) Windows
2 51 (2.36%) Windows Server
3 31 (1.43%) Linux
4 26 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.60%) Windows 10
6 13 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 13 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 11 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.28%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.23%) Unix
10 1 (0.046%) Android
10 1 (0.046%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.046%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,685 (77.97%) Business Intelligence
2 826 (38.22%) ETL
3 448 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 403 (18.65%) Analytics
5 369 (17.08%) Visualisation
6 341 (15.78%) Data Modelling
7 201 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
8 192 (8.88%) Performance Tuning
9 189 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
10 184 (8.51%) Data Management
11 176 (8.14%) Data Analysis
12 172 (7.96%) Kimball Methodology
13 167 (7.73%) Data Visualisation
14 137 (6.34%) Migration
15 135 (6.25%) Scrum
16 110 (5.09%) SDLC
17 107 (4.95%) Data Science
18 100 (4.63%) Business Analysis
19 99 (4.58%) High Availability
20 91 (4.21%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 1,740 (80.52%) SQL
2 1,073 (49.65%) T-SQL
3 452 (20.92%) C#
4 219 (10.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 173 (8.01%) PowerShell
6 135 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 118 (5.46%) Python
8 107 (4.95%) VBA
9 90 (4.16%) VB.NET
10 81 (3.75%) R
11 76 (3.52%) VB
12 62 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 51 (2.36%) Java
14 35 (1.62%) U-SQL
15 33 (1.53%) PHP
16 19 (0.88%) VB6
17 18 (0.83%) C++
18 13 (0.60%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.56%) VBScript
20 11 (0.51%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 177 (8.19%) Degree
2 82 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (0.97%) MCSE
5 16 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.51%) MCSA
6 11 (0.51%) MCT
7 10 (0.46%) MCITP
8 8 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.28%) MCDBA
10 6 (0.28%) MCP
11 4 (0.19%) ISEB
12 3 (0.14%) CBAP
12 3 (0.14%) CCNA
12 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.093%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.093%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 72 (3.33%) QA
3 53 (2.45%) GDPR
4 39 (1.80%) SLA
5 17 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.74%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.28%) PMO
9 4 (0.19%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.14%) IFRS
11 2 (0.093%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.093%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.046%) EMIR
12 1 (0.046%) HL7
12 1 (0.046%) MiFID
12 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.60%) LXC
6 11 (0.51%) HDFS
7 7 (0.32%) Docker
8 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.14%) vSphere
9 3 (0.14%) XenApp
10 1 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.046%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (0.51%) CloudHub
3 9 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (0.37%) Puppet
5 7 (0.32%) Ansible
6 6 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.19%) Kibana
7 4 (0.19%) Oozie
7 4 (0.19%) Perfmon
7 4 (0.19%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.14%) Control-M
8 3 (0.14%) SCOM
8 3 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.093%) Consul
9 2 (0.093%) Grafana
9 2 (0.093%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.093%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1,166 (53.96%) Microsoft
2 349 (16.15%) Tableau
3 159 (7.36%) Oracle
4 79 (3.66%) Cognos
5 45 (2.08%) SAP
6 30 (1.39%) VMware
7 28 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (1.25%) IBM
9 26 (1.20%) Google
10 23 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
11 22 (1.02%) Informatica
12 21 (0.97%) Databricks
12 21 (0.97%) MuleSoft
13 19 (0.88%) Infragistics
14 12 (0.56%) JD Edwards
14 12 (0.56%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.51%) Alteryx
16 10 (0.46%) Citrix
16 10 (0.46%) Cloudera
17 8 (0.37%) Talend