Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 218 247
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -76
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 2,722 2,758 2,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.72% 1.66% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 5.44% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,424 2,492 2,372
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% - +2.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 47,693 50,711 56,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.10% 30.48% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39,031 42,633 48,530
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +35 1,307 £57,500 - 92
North of England -61 413 £45,000 +5.88% 47
Midlands +28 358 £42,500 - 31
South East +19 353 £47,500 - 31
West Midlands +46 227 £41,250 +3.13% 12
Yorkshire -42 193 £45,000 - 27
East of England +31 179 £50,000 +17.65% 15
North West -79 170 £45,000 +12.50% 16
East Midlands +12 130 £45,000 - 19
South West -21 102 £40,000 -4.76% 13
North East +26 50 £41,500 +3.75% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 2,502 (91.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,383 (87.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2,196 (80.68%) SQL Server
4 2,190 (80.46%) SQL
5 2,060 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
6 1,513 (55.58%) Microsoft
7 1,478 (54.30%) Data Warehouse
8 1,365 (50.15%) T-SQL
9 1,029 (37.80%) Power BI
10 958 (35.19%) ETL
11 661 (24.28%) Finance
12 643 (23.62%) Microsoft Azure
13 546 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
14 544 (19.99%) .NET
15 496 (18.22%) C#
16 494 (18.15%) Analytics
17 405 (14.88%) Tableau
18 399 (14.66%) Visualisation
19 365 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
20 347 (12.75%) Data Modelling
21 322 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
22 318 (11.68%) SQL Server 2016
23 315 (11.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 312 (11.46%) Advertising
25 299 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
26 291 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
27 284 (10.43%) SQL Server 2014
28 254 (9.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
29 250 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
30 242 (8.89%) 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
1 135 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 47 (1.73%) SAS
3 45 (1.65%) IIS
4 39 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 38 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (0.44%) NServiceBus
7 12 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.37%) Confluence
9 10 (0.37%) JBoss
10 9 (0.33%) Anypoint
10 9 (0.33%) CMS
11 7 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.22%) Apache
13 4 (0.15%) Gentran
13 4 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.11%) Zope
Applications
1 299 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.48%) SPSS
5 11 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.037%) Stata
9 1 (0.037%) Weka
Business Applications
1 54 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (1.43%) Cognos TM1
3 32 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 31 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.51%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.33%) FastStats
8 8 (0.29%) Markit EDM
8 8 (0.29%) MetaTrader
9 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
10 4 (0.15%) HFM
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.15%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.11%) Elite 3E
12 2 (0.073%) Dynamics SL
12 2 (0.073%) Maximo
12 2 (0.073%) Sage 200
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
13 1 (0.037%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 643 (23.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 198 (7.27%) Azure Data Factory
3 96 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (2.50%) PaaS
5 38 (1.40%) Office 365
6 33 (1.21%) SaaS
7 26 (0.96%) Data Lake Analytics
7 26 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 25 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
9 22 (0.81%) IaaS
10 20 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (0.70%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 12 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.26%) Serverless
14 6 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.15%) Boomi
15 4 (0.15%) GitHub
15 4 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.11%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.66%) SMS
2 17 (0.62%) Internet
3 8 (0.29%) SAN
4 7 (0.26%) Firewall
5 5 (0.18%) DNS
5 5 (0.18%) FTP
6 3 (0.11%) Intranet
7 2 (0.073%) NAS
7 2 (0.073%) Network Security
7 2 (0.073%) Wireless
8 1 (0.037%) DHCP
8 1 (0.037%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.037%) LAN
8 1 (0.037%) LTE
8 1 (0.037%) SMTP
8 1 (0.037%) SSL
8 1 (0.037%) WAN
8 1 (0.037%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,502 (91.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,383 (87.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2,196 (80.68%) SQL Server
4 1,478 (54.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1,029 (37.80%) Power BI
6 365 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 318 (11.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 315 (11.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 284 (10.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 250 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 240 (8.82%) OLAP
12 226 (8.30%) Data Lake
13 196 (7.20%) Relational Database
14 186 (6.83%) Big Data
15 177 (6.50%) Azure SQL Database
16 160 (5.88%) QlikView
17 145 (5.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 117 (4.30%) Hadoop
19 102 (3.75%) OLAP Cube
20 100 (3.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 225 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 147 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 120 (4.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 45 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 45 (1.65%) JIRA
5 33 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 25 (0.92%) Jasmine
6 25 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 25 (0.92%) PhantomJS
6 25 (0.92%) webpack
7 22 (0.81%) Subversion
8 21 (0.77%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 16 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.48%) RStudio
12 12 (0.44%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.40%) ERwin
14 7 (0.26%) ER Studio
14 7 (0.26%) MSTest
15 6 (0.22%) SonarQube
General
1 661 (24.28%) Finance
2 312 (11.46%) Advertising
3 138 (5.07%) Retail
4 122 (4.48%) Banking
5 99 (3.64%) Marketing
6 39 (1.43%) Law
7 36 (1.32%) Legal
8 21 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 16 (0.59%) Games
9 16 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.37%) Back Office
10 10 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.22%) Billing
12 6 (0.22%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.18%) Electronics
14 4 (0.15%) Automotive
14 4 (0.15%) Front Office
15 2 (0.073%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,609 (59.11%) Developer
2 990 (36.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 671 (24.65%) SQL Developer
4 373 (13.70%) SSIS Developer
5 352 (12.93%) SQL BI Developer
6 329 (12.09%) SSRS Developer
7 315 (11.57%) DBA
8 300 (11.02%) Analyst
9 282 (10.36%) SSAS Developer
10 268 (9.85%) SQL DBA
11 245 (9.00%) SQL Server Developer
12 234 (8.60%) Senior Developer
13 230 (8.45%) Consultant
14 196 (7.20%) Business Developer
15 165 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 162 (5.95%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 157 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 155 (5.69%) C# Developer
19 139 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
20 136 (5.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 544 (19.99%) .NET
2 242 (8.89%) MDX
3 164 (6.02%) .NET Framework
4 140 (5.14%) Entity Framework
5 135 (4.96%) Web Services
6 134 (4.92%) HTML
7 109 (4.00%) CSS
8 87 (3.20%) ASP.NET
9 81 (2.98%) AngularJS
10 73 (2.68%) XML
11 71 (2.61%) REST
12 63 (2.31%) jQuery
13 62 (2.28%) SOAP
14 60 (2.20%) HTML5
15 49 (1.80%) JSON
16 42 (1.54%) RESTful
17 41 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 39 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (1.40%) LINQ
20 35 (1.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 291 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (4.70%) Replication
3 99 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (2.79%) Clustering
5 73 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 70 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 68 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 57 (2.09%) User Experience
9 55 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
10 54 (1.98%) Fintech
11 49 (1.80%) Algorithms
12 34 (1.25%) Reinsurance
13 30 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (1.07%) NHS
15 26 (0.96%) Driving Licence
16 16 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
16 16 (0.59%) Data Centre
16 16 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (0.55%) Client/Server
18 14 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 123 (4.52%) Windows
2 47 (1.73%) Windows Server
3 41 (1.51%) Linux
4 16 (0.59%) VMS
5 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.11%) Unix
12 2 (0.073%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,060 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
2 958 (35.19%) ETL
3 546 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
4 494 (18.15%) Analytics
5 399 (14.66%) Visualisation
6 347 (12.75%) Data Modelling
7 322 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
8 234 (8.60%) Kimball Methodology
9 229 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
10 211 (7.75%) Data Visualisation
11 192 (7.05%) Migration
12 190 (6.98%) Data Analysis
13 166 (6.10%) Scrum
14 154 (5.66%) Data Management
15 142 (5.22%) Data Science
16 135 (4.96%) Dimensional Modelling
16 135 (4.96%) SDLC
17 129 (4.74%) High Availability
18 125 (4.59%) Data Analytics
19 120 (4.41%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 2,190 (80.46%) SQL
2 1,365 (50.15%) T-SQL
3 496 (18.22%) C#
4 254 (9.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 219 (8.05%) PowerShell
6 154 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 122 (4.48%) Python
8 114 (4.19%) VBA
9 89 (3.27%) R
10 57 (2.09%) VB
11 56 (2.06%) Java
12 55 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 48 (1.76%) VB.NET
14 20 (0.73%) PHP
15 19 (0.70%) U-SQL
16 16 (0.59%) VBScript
17 12 (0.44%) Go
18 9 (0.33%) X++
19 8 (0.29%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 217 (7.97%) Degree
2 99 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.25%) MCSE
4 32 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (0.92%) MCSA
6 23 (0.84%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.62%) MCITP
8 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 10 (0.37%) MCP
9 10 (0.37%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.18%) MCT
12 5 (0.18%) PMP
13 4 (0.15%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.15%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.11%) MCTS
14 3 (0.11%) RHCE
14 3 (0.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.19%) Data Quality
2 77 (2.83%) QA
3 31 (1.14%) SLA
4 28 (1.03%) GDPR
5 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.15%) PMO
7 3 (0.11%) MiFID
7 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.073%) TickIT
9 1 (0.037%) Basel III
9 1 (0.037%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.037%) EMIR
9 1 (0.037%) GCP
System Software
1 31 (1.14%) HDFS
2 29 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.18%) LXC
5 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.15%) Docker
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.037%) vSphere
7 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 17 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
3 13 (0.48%) Ambari
4 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.33%) Puppet
5 6 (0.22%) Galera Cluster
6 5 (0.18%) SQL Sentry
7 4 (0.15%) Control-M
8 3 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.073%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.073%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.073%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.073%) SCOM
10 1 (0.037%) Ansible
10 1 (0.037%) Grafana
10 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.037%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.037%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,513 (55.58%) Microsoft
2 405 (14.88%) Tableau
3 203 (7.46%) Oracle
4 125 (4.59%) Cognos
5 49 (1.80%) SAP
6 47 (1.73%) Google
7 27 (0.99%) Informatica
8 25 (0.92%) VMware
9 24 (0.88%) IBM
10 23 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (0.77%) Alteryx
12 20 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
13 17 (0.62%) RedGate
13 17 (0.62%) Talend
14 14 (0.51%) JD Edwards
15 13 (0.48%) Facebook
15 13 (0.48%) Hyperion
15 13 (0.48%) ServiceNow
15 13 (0.48%) Siebel
15 13 (0.48%) WorldPay