Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 242 244
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -76
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 2,346 2,474 2,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.54% 1.51% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.22% 4.98% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,103 2,207 2,312
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 44,929 49,633 53,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.49% 30.34% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36,819 41,166 45,921
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 1,180 £57,500 - 120
North of England -61 338 £42,500 - 62
South East +39 326 £47,500 +5.56% 32
Midlands +16 269 £42,500 - 43
West Midlands +24 158 £40,500 -4.71% 24
East of England +6 153 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North West -67 149 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Yorkshire -70 148 £45,000 - 34
East Midlands -2 110 £43,500 +1.16% 19
South West -44 78 £40,000 -5.88% 22
North East +21 41 £37,500 -1.32% 8
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2,131 (90.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,050 (87.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,915 (81.63%) SQL
4 1,856 (79.11%) SQL Server
5 1,800 (76.73%) Business Intelligence
6 1,307 (55.71%) Microsoft
7 1,257 (53.58%) Data Warehouse
8 1,165 (49.66%) T-SQL
9 926 (39.47%) Power BI
10 849 (36.19%) ETL
11 604 (25.75%) Finance
12 530 (22.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 501 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
14 484 (20.63%) .NET
15 475 (20.25%) C#
16 462 (19.69%) Analytics
17 356 (15.17%) Visualisation
18 354 (15.09%) Tableau
19 321 (13.68%) Data Modelling
20 317 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
21 315 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 296 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
22 296 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
23 256 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
24 254 (10.83%) Performance Tuning
25 245 (10.44%) SQL Server 2008
26 226 (9.63%) OLAP
26 226 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
27 223 (9.51%) SQL Server 2014
28 222 (9.46%) MDX

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
1 157 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 46 (1.96%) SAS
3 44 (1.88%) IIS
4 28 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 25 (1.07%) Confluence
6 19 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (0.81%) CMS
7 15 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.47%) NServiceBus
8 11 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.43%) Anypoint
9 10 (0.43%) Mule
9 10 (0.43%) Mule ESB
10 9 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.30%) Apache
11 7 (0.30%) DNN
11 7 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 317 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.38%) SPSS
5 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 46 (1.96%) Cognos TM1
2 42 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 26 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (0.64%) FastStats
7 12 (0.51%) NetSuite
8 7 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.21%) Cognos Planning
9 5 (0.21%) HFM
9 5 (0.21%) MetaTrader
10 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.085%) Elite 3E
11 2 (0.085%) Maximo
11 2 (0.085%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.043%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 530 (22.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 167 (7.12%) Azure Data Factory
3 110 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 67 (2.86%) PaaS
5 48 (2.05%) Data Lake Analytics
6 42 (1.79%) Office 365
7 35 (1.49%) SaaS
8 28 (1.19%) Azure Machine Learning
9 23 (0.98%) IaaS
10 18 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
11 16 (0.68%) Google Analytics
12 13 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (0.43%) GitHub
15 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 3 (0.13%) Azure Functions
17 3 (0.13%) Boomi
17 3 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.94%) Internet
2 12 (0.51%) SAN
3 10 (0.43%) SMS
4 7 (0.30%) Firewall
4 7 (0.30%) Intranet
5 6 (0.26%) DNS
5 6 (0.26%) HTTP
6 3 (0.13%) FTP
7 2 (0.085%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.085%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.043%) DHCP
8 1 (0.043%) LAN
8 1 (0.043%) LTE
8 1 (0.043%) SMTP
8 1 (0.043%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,131 (90.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,050 (87.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,856 (79.11%) SQL Server
4 1,257 (53.58%) Data Warehouse
5 926 (39.47%) Power BI
6 315 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 296 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 256 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 245 (10.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 226 (9.63%) OLAP
11 223 (9.51%) SQL Server 2014
12 188 (8.01%) Data Lake
13 183 (7.80%) Relational Database
14 172 (7.33%) Azure SQL Database
15 135 (5.75%) QlikView
16 132 (5.63%) Big Data
17 129 (5.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 103 (4.39%) OLAP Cube
19 95 (4.05%) NoSQL
20 83 (3.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 226 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 138 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 84 (3.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 59 (2.51%) JIRA
5 58 (2.47%) Git (software)
6 31 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 30 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 29 (1.24%) Subversion
9 24 (1.02%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.68%) Jasmine
10 16 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
10 16 (0.68%) PhantomJS
10 16 (0.68%) webpack
11 12 (0.51%) Maven
11 12 (0.51%) RStudio
12 11 (0.47%) Chocolatey
13 10 (0.43%) IntelliJ
13 10 (0.43%) JUnit
13 10 (0.43%) Mockito
13 10 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 604 (25.75%) Finance
2 201 (8.57%) Advertising
3 131 (5.58%) Banking
4 128 (5.46%) Retail
5 69 (2.94%) Marketing
6 26 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 26 (1.11%) Law
6 26 (1.11%) Legal
7 18 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.55%) Back Office
9 11 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.43%) Games
11 8 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 8 (0.34%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.17%) Automotive
12 4 (0.17%) Electronics
13 3 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.13%) Local Government
14 2 (0.085%) Billing
14 2 (0.085%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,454 (61.98%) Developer
2 883 (37.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 620 (26.43%) SQL Developer
4 327 (13.94%) SSIS Developer
5 313 (13.34%) SQL BI Developer
6 288 (12.28%) Analyst
7 269 (11.47%) SSRS Developer
8 253 (10.78%) SSAS Developer
9 241 (10.27%) DBA
10 223 (9.51%) Senior Developer
11 220 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
12 215 (9.16%) SQL DBA
13 186 (7.93%) Business Developer
14 180 (7.67%) Consultant
15 159 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 154 (6.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 140 (5.97%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
18 139 (5.92%) C# Developer
19 131 (5.58%) SQL Server BI Developer
20 119 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (20.63%) .NET
2 222 (9.46%) MDX
3 151 (6.44%) .NET Framework
4 134 (5.71%) HTML
5 123 (5.24%) Web Services
6 119 (5.07%) Entity Framework
7 107 (4.56%) CSS
8 88 (3.75%) ASP.NET
9 82 (3.50%) XML
10 73 (3.11%) AngularJS
11 72 (3.07%) jQuery
12 55 (2.34%) HTML5
12 55 (2.34%) JSON
13 49 (2.09%) REST
14 44 (1.88%) SOAP
15 39 (1.66%) RESTful
16 37 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 34 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
18 31 (1.32%) LINQ
19 29 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 296 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
3 101 (4.31%) Replication
4 76 (3.24%) Clustering
5 68 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 64 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 62 (2.64%) Management Information System
8 40 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 39 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (1.66%) User Experience
10 38 (1.62%) Reinsurance
11 36 (1.53%) Fintech
11 36 (1.53%) NHS
12 27 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 21 (0.90%) Data Centre
14 20 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.64%) Client/Server
17 11 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (4.65%) Windows
2 42 (1.79%) Windows Server
3 37 (1.58%) Linux
4 17 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.47%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.21%) Unix
9 4 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.043%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,800 (76.73%) Business Intelligence
2 849 (36.19%) ETL
3 501 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
4 462 (19.69%) Analytics
5 356 (15.17%) Visualisation
6 321 (13.68%) Data Modelling
7 254 (10.83%) Performance Tuning
8 213 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
9 201 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 190 (8.10%) Kimball Methodology
11 171 (7.29%) Dimensional Modelling
12 170 (7.25%) Data Visualisation
13 167 (7.12%) Data Management
14 158 (6.73%) Migration
15 151 (6.44%) Scrum
16 122 (5.20%) Data Science
17 121 (5.16%) High Availability
18 111 (4.73%) Business Analysis
19 107 (4.56%) SDLC
20 100 (4.26%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,915 (81.63%) SQL
2 1,165 (49.66%) T-SQL
3 475 (20.25%) C#
4 214 (9.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 183 (7.80%) PowerShell
6 143 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 124 (5.29%) Python
8 112 (4.77%) VBA
9 82 (3.50%) R
10 67 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 60 (2.56%) VB
12 59 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 58 (2.47%) Java
14 33 (1.41%) U-SQL
15 30 (1.28%) PHP
16 15 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.64%) VBScript
17 12 (0.51%) Go
18 10 (0.43%) Java 8
18 10 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 206 (8.78%) Degree
2 80 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (0.90%) MCSE
5 16 (0.68%) MCSA
6 12 (0.51%) MCITP
7 11 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.38%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.38%) MCP
9 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (0.21%) MCT
10 5 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.17%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.13%) MCTS
12 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.13%) PMP
12 3 (0.13%) RHCE
12 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.085%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.86%) Data Quality
2 83 (3.54%) QA
3 37 (1.58%) SLA
4 19 (0.81%) GDPR
5 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.38%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.085%) MiFID
8 2 (0.085%) PMO
8 2 (0.085%) TickIT
9 1 (0.043%) EMIR
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.77%) HDFS
4 17 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.47%) LXC
7 6 (0.26%) Docker
8 5 (0.21%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.13%) XenApp
11 2 (0.085%) vSphere
12 1 (0.043%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (0.47%) CloudHub
3 8 (0.34%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.26%) Ansible
4 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.26%) Puppet
5 5 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.17%) Kibana
6 4 (0.17%) Oozie
6 4 (0.17%) Rundeck
6 4 (0.17%) SCOM
7 3 (0.13%) Control-M
7 3 (0.13%) Galera Cluster
7 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.13%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.085%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.085%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 1,307 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 354 (15.09%) Tableau
3 172 (7.33%) Oracle
4 123 (5.24%) Cognos
5 52 (2.22%) SAP
6 35 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (1.41%) Google
8 32 (1.36%) Informatica
9 31 (1.32%) IBM
10 24 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
11 23 (0.98%) VMware
12 20 (0.85%) Databricks
12 20 (0.85%) MuleSoft
13 19 (0.81%) Talend
14 16 (0.68%) Alteryx
15 15 (0.64%) Cloudera
16 14 (0.60%) Hyperion
17 13 (0.55%) JD Edwards
18 11 (0.47%) Infragistics
18 11 (0.47%) Sitecore