Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 365 259 231
Rank change year-on-year -106 -28 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 840 805 2,069
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.84% 1.24% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 4.47% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 731 696 1,865
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 28,240 18,023 37,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.16% 27.65% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19,232 14,951 31,117
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -96 407 £61,032 -12.81% 51
North of England +1 177 £47,500 - 31
Midlands -78 102 £45,000 -10.00% 24
Yorkshire +8 89 £45,000 - 7
West Midlands -60 81 £45,000 -11.76% 16
North West -20 77 £50,000 - 20
South East -99 66 £50,000 - 17
South West -67 39 £42,000 -6.67% 7
East of England -58 26 £55,000 +15.79% 12
East Midlands -53 21 £40,250 -5.29% 8
North East -28 11 £36,500 -8.75% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 728 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
2 711 (84.64%) SQL
3 686 (81.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 634 (75.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 606 (72.14%) SQL Server
6 565 (67.26%) Power Platform
7 564 (67.14%) Power BI
8 511 (60.83%) Data Warehouse
9 457 (54.40%) Microsoft
10 447 (53.21%) Azure
11 392 (46.67%) ETL
12 298 (35.48%) T-SQL
13 279 (33.21%) Analytics
14 234 (27.86%) Data Modelling
15 213 (25.36%) Visualisation
16 205 (24.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 191 (22.74%) Azure Data Factory
18 188 (22.38%) Finance
19 175 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
20 162 (19.29%) Python
21 160 (19.05%) Tableau
22 142 (16.90%) Social Skills
23 141 (16.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
24 134 (15.95%) Data Visualisation
25 133 (15.83%) Azure SQL Database
26 132 (15.71%) Databricks
27 124 (14.76%) Azure Synapse Analytics
28 119 (14.17%) Data Lake
29 118 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
30 117 (13.93%) 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 41 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 21 (2.50%) Apache
4 16 (1.90%) IIS
5 9 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (0.95%) SAS
7 6 (0.71%) Apache Synapse
8 2 (0.24%) Confluence
8 2 (0.24%) OnBase
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 108 (12.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.71%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.48%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 565 (67.26%) Power Platform
2 447 (53.21%) Azure
3 191 (22.74%) Azure Data Factory
4 124 (14.76%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 99 (11.79%) AWS
6 61 (7.26%) PaaS
7 49 (5.83%) SaaS
8 42 (5.00%) GCP
9 37 (4.40%) Azure Stack
10 33 (3.93%) IaaS
11 31 (3.69%) Microsoft 365
12 27 (3.21%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 27 (3.21%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (2.50%) PowerApps
14 17 (2.02%) Azure Storage
14 17 (2.02%) Serverless
15 15 (1.79%) Azure Functions
15 15 (1.79%) GitHub
15 15 (1.79%) Snowflake
16 8 (0.95%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.07%) FTP
2 6 (0.71%) Internet
3 4 (0.48%) Firewall
3 4 (0.48%) GoToMeeting
3 4 (0.48%) Modbus
3 4 (0.48%) Skype
3 4 (0.48%) SNMP
3 4 (0.48%) SSL
3 4 (0.48%) WebEx
4 3 (0.36%) PuTTY
4 3 (0.36%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.12%) Intranet
5 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.12%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) VoIP
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (81.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 634 (75.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 606 (72.14%) SQL Server
4 564 (67.14%) Power BI
5 511 (60.83%) Data Warehouse
6 205 (24.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 160 (19.05%) Tableau
8 133 (15.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 119 (14.17%) Data Lake
10 89 (10.60%) Relational Database
11 84 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 60 (7.14%) OLAP
13 56 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 51 (6.07%) Big Data
15 43 (5.12%) RDBMS
16 38 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 37 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
17 37 (4.40%) Star Schema
18 36 (4.29%) Data Mining
19 34 (4.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.43%) Visual Studio
3 50 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.55%) Subversion
7 12 (1.43%) ERwin
7 12 (1.43%) JIRA
8 10 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.95%) ER Studio
10 6 (0.71%) NUnit
10 6 (0.71%) Postman
11 4 (0.48%) GDB
11 4 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio Code
12 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.36%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 188 (22.38%) Finance
2 142 (16.90%) Social Skills
3 118 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.60%) Law
5 29 (3.45%) Retail
6 21 (2.50%) Marketing
7 16 (1.90%) Advertising
7 16 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
8 12 (1.43%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.31%) Banking
10 10 (1.19%) Front Office
11 8 (0.95%) Legal
12 6 (0.71%) Influencing Skills
12 6 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.60%) Billing
13 5 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (0.60%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) Publishing
14 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 367 (43.69%) Developer
2 228 (27.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 136 (16.19%) Data Engineer
4 132 (15.71%) Analyst
5 111 (13.21%) SQL Developer
6 82 (9.76%) Azure Engineer
7 70 (8.33%) DBA
8 69 (8.21%) Data Analyst
9 56 (6.67%) Architect
10 54 (6.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 53 (6.31%) Business Developer
12 51 (6.07%) SQL DBA
13 50 (5.95%) Power BI Developer
14 48 (5.71%) SQL BI Developer
15 43 (5.12%) Data Architect
16 42 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 41 (4.88%) SSIS Developer
18 38 (4.52%) Administrator
19 33 (3.93%) Database Developer
19 33 (3.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (10.00%) MDX
2 78 (9.29%) .NET
3 41 (4.88%) XML
4 25 (2.98%) JSON
5 22 (2.62%) REST
6 20 (2.38%) Web Services
7 17 (2.02%) ASP.NET
8 15 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 15 (1.79%) PySpark
9 14 (1.67%) HTML
10 13 (1.55%) Kafka
11 10 (1.19%) CSS
11 10 (1.19%) Entity Framework
12 8 (0.95%) HTML5
12 8 (0.95%) RESTful
13 7 (0.83%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.71%) jQuery
14 6 (0.71%) OAuth
14 6 (0.71%) SOAP
14 6 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.07%) Management Information System
2 38 (4.52%) Data Structures
3 30 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (2.98%) Clustering
5 19 (2.26%) Replication
6 16 (1.90%) User Experience
7 12 (1.43%) NHS
8 8 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 7 (0.83%) Reinsurance
10 6 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.71%) Legacy Systems
11 5 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.60%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.48%) Online Games
12 4 (0.48%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.36%) Industry 4.0
13 3 (0.36%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.29%) Windows
2 14 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.43%) Linux
3 12 (1.43%) Windows 10
4 7 (0.83%) Unix
5 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 728 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
2 392 (46.67%) ETL
3 279 (33.21%) Analytics
4 234 (27.86%) Data Modelling
5 213 (25.36%) Visualisation
6 175 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 134 (15.95%) Data Visualisation
8 117 (13.93%) Data Management
9 108 (12.86%) DevOps
10 96 (11.43%) Migration
11 95 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
12 84 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 79 (9.40%) Data Architecture
14 65 (7.74%) Data Analytics
15 64 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
16 63 (7.50%) Data Analysis
16 63 (7.50%) Data Engineering
17 58 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 49 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 48 (5.71%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 711 (84.64%) SQL
2 298 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 162 (19.29%) Python
4 141 (16.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 96 (11.43%) PowerShell
6 91 (10.83%) C#
7 34 (4.05%) R
8 33 (3.93%) VBA
9 21 (2.50%) Scala
10 17 (2.02%) U-SQL
11 13 (1.55%) VB
12 12 (1.43%) Java
13 10 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.19%) X++
14 9 (1.07%) JavaScript
15 6 (0.71%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.60%) Perl
17 4 (0.48%) ANSI SQL
18 2 (0.24%) PHP
18 2 (0.24%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (6.67%) Degree
2 27 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.71%) MCSA
5 6 (0.71%) MCSE
6 5 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.36%) MCP
8 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.12%) HND
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) MBCS
9 1 (0.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 30 (3.57%) GDPR
3 15 (1.79%) QA
4 10 (1.19%) SLA
5 5 (0.60%) Accessibility
5 5 (0.60%) GRC
6 4 (0.48%) HL7
7 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) GxP
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (2.02%) Docker
2 13 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.48%) HDFS
6 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (1.79%) Terraform
2 11 (1.31%) Ansible
3 9 (1.07%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.95%) Grafana
5 3 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.12%) Kibana
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 457 (54.40%) Microsoft
2 132 (15.71%) Databricks
3 44 (5.24%) Alteryx
4 43 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (4.76%) Google
6 35 (4.17%) Oracle
7 30 (3.57%) IBM
8 19 (2.26%) VMware
9 18 (2.14%) SAP
10 14 (1.67%) Teradata
11 11 (1.31%) GoldenSource
11 11 (1.31%) Talend
12 9 (1.07%) Informatica
13 7 (0.83%) Cognos
13 7 (0.83%) RedGate
14 6 (0.71%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.60%) IFS
15 5 (0.60%) RapidMiner
16 4 (0.48%) iManage
16 4 (0.48%) Intapp