Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 142 106
Rank change year-on-year -7 -36 +29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 277 281 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.11% 2.27% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.51% 6.59% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 248 256 347
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £59,875 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4252 4262 4488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.41% 34.44% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3689 3857
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the North West.

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -40 162 £39,250 -12.78% 6
Cheshire +8 68 £42,500 - 4
Lancashire +14 29 £40,000 - 2
Merseyside +19 18 £42,500 +21.43%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 264 (95.31%) SQL
2 260 (93.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 253 (91.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (87.00%) Business Intelligence
5 240 (86.64%) SQL Server
6 177 (63.90%) T-SQL
7 172 (62.09%) Data Warehouse
8 129 (46.57%) Microsoft
9 96 (34.66%) ETL
10 87 (31.41%) Finance
11 82 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
12 79 (28.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 71 (25.63%) SQL Server 2014
14 67 (24.19%) SQL Server 2016
15 66 (23.83%) Power BI
16 41 (14.80%) SQL Server 2012
17 40 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
19 36 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
20 34 (12.27%) Retail
21 32 (11.55%) .NET
22 30 (10.83%) Degree
22 30 (10.83%) Visual Studio
22 30 (10.83%) Data Modelling
23 29 (10.47%) E-Commerce
23 29 (10.47%) Tableau
24 28 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
25 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
26 25 (9.03%) High Availability
27 24 (8.66%) Visualisation

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.17%) SAS
3 4 (1.44%) IIS
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.72%) Apache
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 21 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.25%) SPSS
3 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (93.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 253 (91.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 240 (86.64%) SQL Server
4 172 (62.09%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (28.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 71 (25.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 67 (24.19%) SQL Server 2016
8 66 (23.83%) Power BI
9 41 (14.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 37 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (6.86%) QlikView
12 13 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (4.69%) OLAP
13 10 (3.61%) MySQL
14 9 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (2.89%) OLAP Cube
16 6 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
17 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (1.81%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 30 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.72%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) MorphX
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (31.41%) Finance
2 34 (12.27%) Retail
3 20 (7.22%) Games
4 19 (6.86%) Legal
5 12 (4.33%) Advertising
6 9 (3.25%) Marketing
7 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.81%) Electronics
10 4 (1.44%) Automotive
11 3 (1.08%) Billing
12 2 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (76.53%) Developer
2 158 (57.04%) SQL Developer
3 111 (40.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 90 (32.49%) SQL Server Developer
5 76 (27.44%) SQL BI Developer
6 41 (14.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 40 (14.44%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 31 (11.19%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 27 (9.75%) DBA
10 25 (9.03%) Business Developer
11 21 (7.58%) T-SQL Developer
12 20 (7.22%) Analyst
13 17 (6.14%) SQL DBA
14 15 (5.42%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 14 (5.05%) Database Developer
15 14 (5.05%) SQL Database Developer
16 13 (4.69%) SSRS Developer
17 12 (4.33%) SSIS Developer
18 10 (3.61%) Administrator
18 10 (3.61%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.55%) .NET
2 20 (7.22%) XML
3 14 (5.05%) ASP.NET
4 13 (4.69%) MDX
5 12 (4.33%) SOAP
6 11 (3.97%) HTML
7 8 (2.89%) CSS
8 5 (1.81%) Web Services
9 3 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.08%) REST
10 2 (0.72%) WCF
11 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.36%) EDI
11 1 (0.36%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.36%) Middleware
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.36%) RESTful
11 1 (0.36%) WinForms
11 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.86%) Replication
3 11 (3.97%) Clustering
3 11 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.25%) BBC
4 9 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.25%) Social Media
5 8 (2.89%) Fintech
6 5 (1.81%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (1.81%) EPoS
6 5 (1.81%) iPad
7 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.05%) Windows
2 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.36%) Unix
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (87.00%) Business Intelligence
2 96 (34.66%) ETL
3 82 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (10.83%) Data Modelling
6 29 (10.47%) E-Commerce
7 28 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (9.03%) High Availability
9 24 (8.66%) Kimball Methodology
9 24 (8.66%) Visualisation
10 19 (6.86%) Analytics
10 19 (6.86%) Migration
11 18 (6.50%) Data Analysis
12 17 (6.14%) SQL Optimisation
13 16 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
13 16 (5.78%) Performance Optimisation
14 15 (5.42%) Data Visualisation
14 15 (5.42%) Time Management
15 14 (5.05%) Database Tuning
16 12 (4.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 264 (95.31%) SQL
2 177 (63.90%) T-SQL
3 23 (8.30%) C#
4 9 (3.25%) Python
4 9 (3.25%) VBA
5 8 (2.89%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.53%) VB
7 6 (2.17%) VBScript
8 3 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.08%) PHP
8 3 (1.08%) R
9 2 (0.72%) Perl
9 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.72%) X++
10 1 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.36%) Java
10 1 (0.36%) XPath
10 1 (0.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 30 (10.83%) Degree
2 7 (2.53%) Master's Degree
2 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.81%) PhD
5 3 (1.08%) MCP
6 2 (0.72%) HND
6 2 (0.72%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.72%) MCPD
6 2 (0.72%) MCTS
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.42%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.44%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.72%) Kibana
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 129 (46.57%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.47%) Tableau
3 14 (5.05%) Cognos
3 14 (5.05%) Oracle
4 11 (3.97%) Google
5 10 (3.61%) SAP
6 9 (3.25%) Apple
6 9 (3.25%) Facebook
6 9 (3.25%) Sony
6 9 (3.25%) Yahoo!
7 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.72%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) CyberSource
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) IDERA
8 1 (0.36%) RedGate
8 1 (0.36%) Sage
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter