Period
to 16 May 2021

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 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 336 266 240
Rank change year-on-year -70 -26 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 714 1,094 1,956
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.89% 1.23% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 4.56% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 591 988 1,707
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £41,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £95,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +3.00%

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 21,339 23,993 37,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.70% 27.04% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16,711 19,908 31,250
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

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 May 2021. 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 -78 305 £62,500 -10.71% 53
North of England +8 173 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire +30 94 £42,500 - 9
Midlands -23 93 £45,000 -10.00% 22
North West +5 72 £50,000 +4.17% 5
West Midlands -15 69 £45,000 -13.46% 15
South East -23 59 £50,000 - 15
South West -82 32 £49,250 +3.68% 4
East of England +3 31 £52,500 +10.53% 6
East Midlands -5 24 £41,250 -8.33% 7
North East -9 7 £36,500 -8.75% 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, 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.

1 616 (86.27%) Business Intelligence
2 590 (82.63%) SQL
3 578 (80.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 558 (78.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 525 (73.53%) SQL Server
6 471 (65.97%) Power Platform
7 470 (65.83%) Power BI
8 448 (62.75%) Data Warehouse
9 386 (54.06%) Azure
10 345 (48.32%) Microsoft
11 329 (46.08%) ETL
12 253 (35.43%) T-SQL
13 212 (29.69%) Analytics
14 177 (24.79%) Finance
15 175 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
16 167 (23.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 167 (23.39%) Azure Data Factory
17 166 (23.25%) Visualisation
18 164 (22.97%) Data Modelling
19 140 (19.61%) Python
20 120 (16.81%) Azure SQL Database
20 120 (16.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 120 (16.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
21 119 (16.67%) Social Skills
22 116 (16.25%) Data Lake
23 109 (15.27%) Tableau
24 106 (14.85%) Databricks
25 102 (14.29%) Migration
26 93 (13.03%) Data Visualisation
27 92 (12.89%) Data Management

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 26 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 20 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.38%) Apache
4 9 (1.26%) SAS
5 8 (1.12%) IIS
6 7 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.70%) Apache Synapse
7 5 (0.70%) Drupal
7 5 (0.70%) nginx
8 4 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.56%) Confluence
9 2 (0.28%) OnBase
Applications
1 67 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.56%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 471 (65.97%) Power Platform
2 386 (54.06%) Azure
3 167 (23.39%) Azure Data Factory
4 120 (16.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 91 (12.75%) AWS
6 33 (4.62%) PaaS
7 31 (4.34%) Azure Stack
8 27 (3.78%) GCP
9 23 (3.22%) Dynamics 365
10 22 (3.08%) SaaS
11 20 (2.80%) Microsoft 365
12 18 (2.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 17 (2.38%) IaaS
14 14 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
15 13 (1.82%) Azure Storage
16 11 (1.54%) Serverless
17 10 (1.40%) Azure Functions
18 8 (1.12%) PowerApps
19 6 (0.84%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
19 6 (0.84%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.84%) FTP
2 2 (0.28%) Intranet
2 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 578 (80.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 558 (78.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 525 (73.53%) SQL Server
4 470 (65.83%) Power BI
5 448 (62.75%) Data Warehouse
6 167 (23.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 120 (16.81%) Azure SQL Database
8 116 (16.25%) Data Lake
9 109 (15.27%) Tableau
10 84 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 83 (11.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 56 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (6.44%) Big Data
14 38 (5.32%) SQL Server 2016
15 34 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (4.48%) SQL Server 2019
17 29 (4.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 27 (3.78%) QlikView
19 26 (3.64%) NoSQL
20 25 (3.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 55 (7.70%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (5.18%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.68%) JIRA
7 11 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (1.54%) Subversion
8 7 (0.98%) ERwin
9 6 (0.84%) Postman
10 4 (0.56%) ER Studio
10 4 (0.56%) NUnit
11 3 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.14%) Toad
General
1 177 (24.79%) Finance
2 119 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 82 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (6.44%) Law
5 29 (4.06%) Retail
6 24 (3.36%) Public Sector
7 23 (3.22%) Marketing
8 12 (1.68%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.26%) Advertising
10 9 (1.26%) Legal
11 8 (1.12%) Banking
12 7 (0.98%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (0.70%) Billing
13 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.56%) Electronics
14 4 (0.56%) Front Office
14 4 (0.56%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.56%) Publishing
15 3 (0.42%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 314 (43.98%) Developer
2 184 (25.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 138 (19.33%) Analyst
4 114 (15.97%) Data Engineer
5 85 (11.90%) SQL Developer
6 72 (10.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 62 (8.68%) Data Analyst
8 60 (8.40%) Azure Engineer
9 59 (8.26%) DBA
10 50 (7.00%) Architect
11 48 (6.72%) SQL DBA
12 43 (6.02%) Power BI Developer
13 40 (5.60%) Data Architect
14 39 (5.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 38 (5.32%) Senior Developer
16 35 (4.90%) Power BI Analyst
17 34 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
18 30 (4.20%) SQL Analyst
19 29 (4.06%) Business Developer
20 28 (3.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.84%) .NET
2 42 (5.88%) MDX
3 26 (3.64%) XML
4 23 (3.22%) REST
5 14 (1.96%) JSON
6 13 (1.82%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.40%) HTML
8 9 (1.26%) CSS
8 9 (1.26%) Kafka
8 9 (1.26%) PySpark
8 9 (1.26%) Web Services
9 6 (0.84%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.84%) Entity Framework
10 5 (0.70%) EDI
10 5 (0.70%) HTML5
10 5 (0.70%) RESTful
10 5 (0.70%) Symfony
11 4 (0.56%) OAuth
11 4 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.58%) Data Structures
2 30 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 24 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (2.66%) Clustering
5 17 (2.38%) Reinsurance
6 16 (2.24%) User Experience
7 15 (2.10%) NHS
8 6 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.56%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.42%) Industry 4.0
10 3 (0.42%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) Blog
11 2 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.28%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.28%) Replication
11 2 (0.28%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.28%) Social Media
11 2 (0.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.20%) Windows
2 11 (1.54%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.26%) Linux
4 8 (1.12%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (0.56%) Unix
6 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (86.27%) Business Intelligence
2 329 (46.08%) ETL
3 212 (29.69%) Analytics
4 175 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
5 166 (23.25%) Visualisation
6 164 (22.97%) Data Modelling
7 102 (14.29%) Migration
8 93 (13.03%) Data Visualisation
9 92 (12.89%) Data Management
10 85 (11.90%) DevOps
11 78 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
12 74 (10.36%) Data Architecture
13 69 (9.66%) Kimball Methodology
14 61 (8.54%) Data Analytics
15 58 (8.12%) Data Analysis
16 52 (7.28%) Data Migration
17 50 (7.00%) Decision-Making
18 47 (6.58%) Machine Learning
19 45 (6.30%) Collaborative Working
19 45 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 590 (82.63%) SQL
2 253 (35.43%) T-SQL
3 140 (19.61%) Python
4 120 (16.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 67 (9.38%) C#
6 43 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 31 (4.34%) R
8 14 (1.96%) U-SQL
9 12 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.54%) Scala
11 9 (1.26%) VB
12 8 (1.12%) Java
12 8 (1.12%) VBA
13 7 (0.98%) X++
14 6 (0.84%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.84%) Perl
15 5 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
17 3 (0.42%) Go
17 3 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (6.86%) Degree
2 19 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.56%) ISEB
5 4 (0.56%) MCP
5 4 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.42%) MBCS
7 1 (0.14%) HND
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MCSA
7 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.38%) GDPR
3 15 (2.10%) QA
4 6 (0.84%) SLA
5 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) PMO
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (2.10%) Docker
2 9 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.56%) HDFS
5 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.68%) Terraform
2 10 (1.40%) Ansible
3 8 (1.12%) Grafana
4 7 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.70%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.28%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 345 (48.32%) Microsoft
2 106 (14.85%) Databricks
3 49 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
4 35 (4.90%) Google
5 34 (4.76%) Oracle
6 20 (2.80%) Alteryx
7 19 (2.66%) SAP
8 15 (2.10%) QAD
9 12 (1.68%) Teradata
10 10 (1.40%) Informatica
10 10 (1.40%) Talend
11 9 (1.26%) VMware
12 5 (0.70%) IBM
12 5 (0.70%) RapidMiner
13 4 (0.56%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.56%) RedGate
14 3 (0.42%) Cadence
14 3 (0.42%) IFS
15 2 (0.28%) Alibaba
15 2 (0.28%) Hyland