Period
to 24 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 233 221 224
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1,932 2,480 2,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.48% 1.60% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.49% 5.38% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 2,214 2,353
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -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 35,189 46,127 49,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.03% 29.70% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29,086 37,770 41,479
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 +42 1,146 £60,000 +9.09% 85
North of England -30 284 £42,250 -5.06% 57
Midlands -22 207 £45,000 +5.88% 37
North West +26 160 £41,500 -2.35% 35
South East -108 156 £50,000 +5.26% 38
West Midlands -6 136 £47,000 +16.23% 24
Yorkshire -30 114 £42,500 -5.56% 20
South West +1 69 £45,000 +12.50% 12
East of England -13 67 £47,500 - 24
East Midlands -23 66 £44,500 +2.30% 13
North East -17 10 £40,750 +1.88% 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2019, 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 1,701 (88.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,497 (77.48%) Business Intelligence
3 1,485 (76.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,460 (75.57%) SQL
5 1,444 (74.74%) SQL Server
6 1,153 (59.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1,059 (54.81%) Power Platform
8 1,053 (54.50%) Power BI
9 915 (47.36%) Microsoft
10 748 (38.72%) T-SQL
11 720 (37.27%) ETL
12 702 (36.34%) Azure
13 633 (32.76%) Finance
14 504 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 436 (22.57%) Analytics
16 421 (21.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 387 (20.03%) C#
18 383 (19.82%) Data Modelling
19 318 (16.46%) .NET
20 316 (16.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 310 (16.05%) Visualisation
22 294 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
23 293 (15.17%) Python
24 276 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
25 261 (13.51%) Tableau
26 257 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
27 238 (12.32%) MDX
28 237 (12.27%) Kimball Methodology
29 227 (11.75%) Azure SQL Database
30 209 (10.82%) Data Lake

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
1 131 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.81%) SAS
3 28 (1.45%) IIS
4 22 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (1.04%) Confluence
6 16 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.52%) Apache
8 9 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.21%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.16%) Drupal
14 2 (0.10%) CMS
14 2 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.10%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.10%) Jetty
15 1 (0.052%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.052%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 169 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.052%) SPSS
8 1 (0.052%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 17 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 15 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.31%) OPENHousing
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.26%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.10%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.10%) HFM
9 2 (0.10%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.052%) FastStats
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.052%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 1,059 (54.81%) Power Platform
2 702 (36.34%) Azure
3 174 (9.01%) Azure Data Factory
4 155 (8.02%) AWS
5 44 (2.28%) PowerApps
6 35 (1.81%) PaaS
7 32 (1.66%) Azure Machine Learning
7 32 (1.66%) Data Lake Analytics
7 32 (1.66%) GCP
8 29 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (0.88%) Serverless
10 16 (0.83%) Azure Functions
11 15 (0.78%) Office 365
12 13 (0.67%) IaaS
13 11 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.57%) SaaS
14 10 (0.52%) Azure Stack
15 8 (0.41%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.93%) Internet
2 12 (0.62%) Broadband
3 8 (0.41%) SAN
4 6 (0.31%) FTP
4 6 (0.31%) Network Security
5 3 (0.16%) WAN
6 1 (0.052%) CTI
6 1 (0.052%) DHCP
6 1 (0.052%) DNS
6 1 (0.052%) Firewall
6 1 (0.052%) Intranet
6 1 (0.052%) LAN
6 1 (0.052%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,701 (88.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,485 (76.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,444 (74.74%) SQL Server
4 1,153 (59.68%) Data Warehouse
5 1,053 (54.50%) Power BI
6 316 (16.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 294 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 227 (11.75%) Azure SQL Database
9 209 (10.82%) Data Lake
10 192 (9.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 191 (9.89%) OLAP
12 143 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 136 (7.04%) QlikView
14 134 (6.94%) Relational Database
15 109 (5.64%) Big Data
16 100 (5.18%) SQL Server 2014
17 73 (3.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 62 (3.21%) Hadoop
19 56 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
20 54 (2.80%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 111 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 81 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (3.62%) JIRA
4 65 (3.36%) Git (software)
5 41 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 25 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.14%) Bitbucket
8 21 (1.09%) Subversion
8 21 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.52%) Zephyr
11 9 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.41%) ProC
12 8 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.21%) Chocolatey
14 4 (0.21%) MorphX
15 3 (0.16%) Maven
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 633 (32.76%) Finance
2 98 (5.07%) Retail
3 44 (2.28%) Banking
4 43 (2.23%) Legal
5 41 (2.12%) Marketing
6 31 (1.60%) Public Sector
7 27 (1.40%) Law
7 27 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 19 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 17 (0.88%) Advertising
10 16 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.67%) Games
13 12 (0.62%) Front Office
14 11 (0.57%) Back Office
15 10 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 9 (0.47%) Social Housing
17 8 (0.41%) Automotive
18 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,185 (61.34%) Developer
2 782 (40.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 430 (22.26%) SQL Developer
4 261 (13.51%) Analyst
5 222 (11.49%) SQL BI Developer
6 166 (8.59%) Senior Developer
7 153 (7.92%) DBA
8 147 (7.61%) SSRS Developer
9 144 (7.45%) SSIS Developer
10 142 (7.35%) SQL DBA
11 136 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 119 (6.16%) Business Developer
13 107 (5.54%) Power BI Developer
14 106 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
15 105 (5.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 104 (5.38%) Database Developer
17 103 (5.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
18 95 (4.92%) SSAS Developer
19 80 (4.14%) SQL Server BI Developer
20 79 (4.09%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (16.46%) .NET
2 238 (12.32%) MDX
3 80 (4.14%) ASP.NET
4 74 (3.83%) XML
5 50 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 44 (2.28%) HTML
6 44 (2.28%) Web Services
7 30 (1.55%) CSS
8 29 (1.50%) JSON
9 27 (1.40%) jQuery
10 25 (1.29%) WCF
11 24 (1.24%) AngularJS
12 23 (1.19%) Entity Framework
13 21 (1.09%) HTML5
14 16 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (0.78%) LINQ
15 15 (0.78%) X-Windows
16 13 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (0.62%) Aurelia
17 12 (0.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 276 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 66 (3.42%) Data Centre
4 59 (3.05%) Replication
5 57 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
6 55 (2.85%) Reinsurance
7 52 (2.69%) Clustering
8 49 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (2.12%) iSeries
10 40 (2.07%) AS400
10 40 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 36 (1.86%) Data Structures
12 24 (1.24%) Public Cloud
13 23 (1.19%) Algorithms
14 17 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
15 15 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (0.78%) Private Cloud
16 13 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 102 (5.28%) Windows
2 68 (3.52%) Windows Server
3 55 (2.85%) Linux
4 21 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 15 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 15 (0.78%) Windows 8
6 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.16%) Unix
10 1 (0.052%) Android
10 1 (0.052%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,497 (77.48%) Business Intelligence
2 720 (37.27%) ETL
3 504 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 436 (22.57%) Analytics
5 383 (19.82%) Data Modelling
6 310 (16.05%) Visualisation
7 257 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
8 237 (12.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 182 (9.42%) Migration
10 178 (9.21%) DevOps
11 155 (8.02%) Data Visualisation
12 152 (7.87%) Scrum
13 145 (7.51%) Data Analytics
14 126 (6.52%) Data Management
15 122 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
16 119 (6.16%) Data Architecture
17 108 (5.59%) Computer Science
18 103 (5.33%) ITIL
18 103 (5.33%) SDLC
19 102 (5.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1,460 (75.57%) SQL
2 748 (38.72%) T-SQL
3 421 (21.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 387 (20.03%) C#
5 293 (15.17%) Python
6 151 (7.82%) R
7 148 (7.66%) PowerShell
8 97 (5.02%) VBA
9 54 (2.80%) JavaScript
10 43 (2.23%) VB.NET
11 40 (2.07%) RPG
12 39 (2.02%) Java
13 34 (1.76%) VB
14 31 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.67%) U-SQL
17 12 (0.62%) C
18 8 (0.41%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.36%) PHP
20 6 (0.31%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 164 (8.49%) Degree
2 78 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.83%) Master's Degree
5 15 (0.78%) ISEB
6 14 (0.72%) MCSE
7 10 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.36%) MCSA
10 6 (0.31%) MBCS
11 4 (0.21%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.10%) MCITP
13 2 (0.10%) MCTS
13 2 (0.10%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.10%) PMP
14 1 (0.052%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (6.16%) Data Quality
2 61 (3.16%) QA
3 23 (1.19%) SLA
4 19 (0.98%) GDPR
5 10 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.16%) GAAP
7 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.052%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.40%) Docker
5 15 (0.78%) LXC
6 9 (0.47%) HDFS
7 8 (0.41%) XenApp
8 6 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (1.24%) Ansible
2 18 (0.93%) Grafana
3 16 (0.83%) SQL Sentry
4 11 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
5 10 (0.52%) HP ALM
5 10 (0.52%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.52%) Prometheus
6 9 (0.47%) Control-M
7 8 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.36%) Dollar Universe
9 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.31%) Puppet
9 6 (0.31%) Terraform
10 4 (0.21%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.052%) WMI
Vendors
1 915 (47.36%) Microsoft
2 261 (13.51%) Tableau
3 118 (6.11%) Databricks
4 105 (5.43%) Oracle
5 66 (3.42%) Cognos
6 48 (2.48%) IBM
7 47 (2.43%) SAP
8 46 (2.38%) VMware
9 33 (1.71%) Google
10 31 (1.60%) Teradata
11 30 (1.55%) Informatica
12 28 (1.45%) Alteryx
13 19 (0.98%) Netezza
14 18 (0.93%) JD Edwards
15 17 (0.88%) Veeam
16 16 (0.83%) Atlassian
17 10 (0.52%) HP
17 10 (0.52%) Talend
18 8 (0.41%) Citrix
18 8 (0.41%) Guidewire