Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 261 229 204
Rank change year-on-year -32 -25 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1,005 2,002 2,778
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.24% 1.51% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 5.40% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1,875 2,622
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,075 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,125 £80,000 £71,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 21,854 37,040 49,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.93% 27.89% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17,883 30,464 40,984
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,931 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.71% +4.00% +5.26%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 -54 520 £70,000 +16.67% 9
North of England -3 132 £43,500 -3.33% 7
Midlands +57 115 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South East +56 115 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +88 81 £52,000 +4.00% 16
North West +31 81 £48,000 +12.94% 6
South West +78 67 £47,500 +5.56% 8
East of England +29 52 £47,500 - 9
East Midlands +8 34 £45,000 +3.45% 2
Yorkshire -9 32 £42,500 -10.53%
North East +14 19 £40,000 +1.27% 1
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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.

1 808 (80.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 774 (77.01%) SQL Server
3 763 (75.92%) SQL
4 702 (69.85%) Business Intelligence
5 666 (66.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 546 (54.33%) Power BI
6 546 (54.33%) Power Platform
7 524 (52.14%) Data Warehouse
8 505 (50.25%) Microsoft
9 499 (49.65%) Azure
10 389 (38.71%) Finance
11 367 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
12 310 (30.85%) ETL
13 306 (30.45%) T-SQL
14 271 (26.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 249 (24.78%) .NET
16 224 (22.29%) C#
17 208 (20.70%) Data Modelling
18 199 (19.80%) Analytics
19 173 (17.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 155 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
21 149 (14.83%) DevOps
22 142 (14.13%) Azure SQL Database
23 138 (13.73%) ASP.NET
23 138 (13.73%) Data Lake
24 125 (12.44%) Machine Learning
25 124 (12.34%) Tableau
26 123 (12.24%) Visualisation
27 121 (12.04%) Azure Data Factory
28 120 (11.94%) AWS

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 22 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.39%) SAS
3 11 (1.09%) Confluence
4 6 (0.60%) Apache
4 6 (0.60%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.30%) Apache Synapse
6 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.100%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.100%) CMS
8 1 (0.100%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.100%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.100%) IIS
8 1 (0.100%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 74 (7.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.50%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.40%) Exchequer
3 4 (0.40%) Infor SunSystems
3 4 (0.40%) iTrent
3 4 (0.40%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Raiser's Edge
4 2 (0.20%) Softmar
4 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.100%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.100%) Line 500
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.100%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 546 (54.33%) Power Platform
2 499 (49.65%) Azure
3 121 (12.04%) Azure Data Factory
4 120 (11.94%) AWS
5 58 (5.77%) PaaS
6 44 (4.38%) SaaS
7 26 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
8 24 (2.39%) IaaS
9 23 (2.29%) Data Lake Analytics
10 16 (1.59%) Azure Stack
11 15 (1.49%) Serverless
12 14 (1.39%) PowerApps
13 11 (1.09%) Azure Machine Learning
14 10 (1.00%) GCP
15 9 (0.90%) Logic Apps
15 9 (0.90%) Office 365
16 5 (0.50%) Power Automate
17 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
17 4 (0.40%) Azure Functions
18 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.30%) Internet
2 2 (0.20%) Intranet
2 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.100%) Broadband
3 1 (0.100%) DHCP
3 1 (0.100%) DNS
3 1 (0.100%) Skype
3 1 (0.100%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 808 (80.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 774 (77.01%) SQL Server
3 666 (66.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 546 (54.33%) Power BI
5 524 (52.14%) Data Warehouse
6 271 (26.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 142 (14.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 138 (13.73%) Data Lake
9 98 (9.75%) MySQL
10 95 (9.45%) OLAP
11 84 (8.36%) MongoDB
12 77 (7.66%) Big Data
12 77 (7.66%) Redis
13 69 (6.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 69 (6.87%) SQL Server 2016
14 64 (6.37%) QlikView
15 55 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 52 (5.17%) Relational Database
17 51 (5.07%) NoSQL
18 45 (4.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 76 (7.56%) TeamCity
2 74 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 61 (6.07%) MSBuild
4 51 (5.07%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.38%) Visual Studio
6 43 (4.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 36 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 21 (2.09%) JIRA
10 10 (1.00%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.00%) NUnit
10 10 (1.00%) Visual Studio Code
11 6 (0.60%) ERwin
11 6 (0.60%) Selenium
11 6 (0.60%) Subversion
12 5 (0.50%) ER Studio
12 5 (0.50%) GDB
12 5 (0.50%) PyCharm
12 5 (0.50%) Sourcetree
13 4 (0.40%) GitLab
General
1 389 (38.71%) Finance
2 78 (7.76%) Front Office
3 31 (3.08%) Retail
4 21 (2.09%) Marketing
5 19 (1.89%) Law
6 15 (1.49%) Legal
7 9 (0.90%) Back Office
8 8 (0.80%) Banking
9 7 (0.70%) Games
9 7 (0.70%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.40%) Local Government
11 2 (0.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.20%) Automotive
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.20%) Police
11 2 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.100%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 570 (56.72%) Developer
2 327 (32.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 131 (13.03%) SQL Developer
4 116 (11.54%) DBA
5 109 (10.85%) .NET Developer
6 108 (10.75%) Analyst
7 90 (8.96%) SQL DBA
8 71 (7.06%) Business Developer
9 67 (6.67%) Data Engineer
9 67 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 65 (6.47%) Administrator
11 57 (5.67%) SQL BI Developer
12 56 (5.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 54 (5.37%) SSIS Developer
14 49 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
14 49 (4.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 47 (4.68%) Consultant
16 45 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 45 (4.48%) Power BI Developer
17 41 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (24.78%) .NET
2 138 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 114 (11.34%) AngularJS
4 105 (10.45%) MDX
5 89 (8.86%) React
6 88 (8.76%) .NET Core
7 87 (8.66%) Web Services
8 51 (5.07%) XML
9 46 (4.58%) CSS
9 46 (4.58%) HTML
10 25 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (2.19%) HTML5
12 21 (2.09%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.39%) REST
14 13 (1.29%) JSON
14 13 (1.29%) RESTful
15 10 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (1.00%) WPF
16 9 (0.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 155 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.07%) Reinsurance
3 51 (5.07%) Data Structures
4 50 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.08%) AS400
6 31 (3.08%) iSeries
7 22 (2.19%) Tandem
8 21 (2.09%) Clustering
9 13 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.80%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (0.60%) Derivative
14 6 (0.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 5 (0.50%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (3.98%) Windows
2 24 (2.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.09%) Linux
4 6 (0.60%) Android
4 6 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.40%) Unix
6 3 (0.30%) Solaris
7 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.100%) AIX
8 1 (0.100%) HPUX
8 1 (0.100%) MVS
8 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 702 (69.85%) Business Intelligence
2 367 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (30.85%) ETL
4 208 (20.70%) Data Modelling
5 199 (19.80%) Analytics
6 149 (14.83%) DevOps
7 125 (12.44%) Machine Learning
8 123 (12.24%) Visualisation
9 108 (10.75%) Scrum
10 103 (10.25%) Artificial Intelligence
11 95 (9.45%) Data Visualisation
11 95 (9.45%) Software Engineering
12 94 (9.35%) Data Management
13 93 (9.25%) Microservices
14 91 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
15 90 (8.96%) Migration
16 79 (7.86%) Data Analysis
17 77 (7.66%) CQRS
17 77 (7.66%) Deep Learning
17 77 (7.66%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 763 (75.92%) SQL
2 306 (30.45%) T-SQL
3 224 (22.29%) C#
4 173 (17.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 115 (11.44%) Python
6 109 (10.85%) JavaScript
7 77 (7.66%) F#
7 77 (7.66%) R
8 69 (6.87%) PowerShell
9 45 (4.48%) VB.NET
10 31 (3.08%) RPG
11 29 (2.89%) VBA
12 21 (2.09%) Java
13 20 (1.99%) U-SQL
14 18 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.49%) VB
16 7 (0.70%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.60%) Scala
18 5 (0.50%) VB6
19 3 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (8.16%) Degree
2 45 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (0.60%) ISEB
5 6 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.50%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.50%) MCSA
7 4 (0.40%) MBCS
8 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.20%) MCP
9 2 (0.20%) MCSE
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.100%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.66%) Data Quality
2 33 (3.28%) QA
3 16 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.49%) GDPR
5 12 (1.19%) SLA
6 5 (0.50%) UCITS
7 3 (0.30%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.100%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.30%) Docker
4 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.100%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 4 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.30%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.100%) Kibana
4 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 505 (50.25%) Microsoft
2 124 (12.34%) Tableau
3 79 (7.86%) Oracle
4 78 (7.76%) Databricks
5 33 (3.28%) Cognos
6 26 (2.59%) ServiceNow
7 25 (2.49%) IBM
8 21 (2.09%) Google
9 16 (1.59%) Hortonworks
9 16 (1.59%) Informatica
10 13 (1.29%) SAP
11 12 (1.19%) Talend
12 11 (1.09%) Teradata
13 10 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (1.00%) Netezza
13 10 (1.00%) Sage
14 9 (0.90%) RedGate
14 9 (0.90%) VMware
15 7 (0.70%) Sun
16 6 (0.60%) Xamarin