Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 147 96
Rank change year-on-year +3 -51 +52
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 286 254 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.24% 2.09% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.61% 6.21% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 247 229 377
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 £31,250 £30,450
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,950 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

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 4324 4092 4584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.83% 33.61% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3648 3534 3913
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,525 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -10 172 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Cheshire +3 65 £40,000 - 5
Lancashire +9 27 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Merseyside +6 22 £42,500 - 3
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 272 (95.10%) SQL
2 266 (93.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 258 (90.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 258 (90.21%) Business Intelligence
4 253 (88.46%) SQL Server
5 183 (63.99%) T-SQL
6 176 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
7 135 (47.20%) Microsoft
8 98 (34.27%) ETL
8 98 (34.27%) Finance
9 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (27.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 76 (26.57%) SQL Server 2014
12 70 (24.48%) SQL Server 2016
13 56 (19.58%) Power BI
14 42 (14.69%) Retail
15 41 (14.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 39 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
17 38 (13.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (13.29%) E-Commerce
18 33 (11.54%) .NET
18 33 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (10.49%) Data Modelling
19 30 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
20 29 (10.14%) Degree
21 27 (9.44%) Tableau
22 26 (9.09%) Visual Studio
22 26 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
23 25 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
24 24 (8.39%) C#

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 19 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.80%) SAS
3 6 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.05%) IIS
4 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 25 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.50%) SPSS
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.35%) HFM
4 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.35%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.70%) Google Play
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (93.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 258 (90.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 253 (88.46%) SQL Server
4 176 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (27.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 76 (26.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 70 (24.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 56 (19.58%) Power BI
9 41 (14.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (13.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (7.34%) QlikView
12 12 (4.20%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (3.50%) MySQL
14 9 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (2.80%) OLAP
16 6 (2.10%) DTS
16 6 (2.10%) MongoDB
17 5 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
17 5 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.75%) JIRA
4 5 (1.75%) Selenium
5 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.70%) ERwin
6 2 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.35%) MorphX
General
1 98 (34.27%) Finance
2 42 (14.69%) Retail
3 22 (7.69%) Games
3 22 (7.69%) Legal
4 11 (3.85%) Marketing
5 10 (3.50%) Advertising
6 7 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.75%) Electronics
9 4 (1.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.70%) Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 208 (72.73%) Developer
2 153 (53.50%) SQL Developer
3 106 (37.06%) SQL Server Developer
4 102 (35.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 69 (24.13%) SQL BI Developer
6 46 (16.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 46 (16.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 34 (11.89%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 27 (9.44%) DBA
9 23 (8.04%) T-SQL Developer
10 22 (7.69%) Analyst
11 19 (6.64%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 17 (5.94%) Business Developer
12 17 (5.94%) Database Developer
12 17 (5.94%) SQL Database Developer
13 15 (5.24%) SQL DBA
14 13 (4.55%) Senior Developer
15 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
16 9 (3.15%) Internet Developer
16 9 (3.15%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.54%) .NET
2 21 (7.34%) XML
3 17 (5.94%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.90%) SOAP
5 12 (4.20%) MDX
6 10 (3.50%) HTML
7 9 (3.15%) Web Services
8 8 (2.80%) CSS
9 7 (2.45%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.10%) WCF
11 5 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (1.75%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.75%) RESTful
11 5 (1.75%) WinForms
11 5 (1.75%) WPF
12 2 (0.70%) REST
13 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (0.35%) Middleware
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.39%) Replication
3 15 (5.24%) Clustering
4 13 (4.55%) BBC
4 13 (4.55%) Social Media
5 12 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.10%) Fintech
6 6 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (1.75%) EPoS
7 5 (1.75%) iPad
7 5 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.70%) FMCG
10 2 (0.70%) iPhone
11 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.94%) Windows
2 2 (0.70%) Android
3 1 (0.35%) Unix
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (90.21%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (34.27%) ETL
3 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 38 (13.29%) E-Commerce
6 30 (10.49%) Data Modelling
6 30 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (7.34%) High Availability
7 21 (7.34%) Kimball Methodology
8 20 (6.99%) SQL Optimisation
9 18 (6.29%) Performance Optimisation
10 16 (5.59%) Migration
10 16 (5.59%) Visualisation
11 14 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.90%) Data Management
11 14 (4.90%) Database Tuning
12 13 (4.55%) Analytics
12 13 (4.55%) CRM
13 11 (3.85%) Time Management
14 10 (3.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 272 (95.10%) SQL
2 183 (63.99%) T-SQL
3 24 (8.39%) C#
4 13 (4.55%) VBA
5 12 (4.20%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.50%) Python
7 7 (2.45%) VB
8 5 (1.75%) Java
8 5 (1.75%) VBScript
8 5 (1.75%) XPath
8 5 (1.75%) XQuery
9 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.05%) Perl
9 3 (1.05%) R
10 2 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.70%) PHP
10 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.70%) X++
11 1 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.14%) Degree
2 8 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.45%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.75%) PhD
5 2 (0.70%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) HND
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.35%) MCPD
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.99%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.40%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.35%) Nagios
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 135 (47.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.44%) Tableau
3 17 (5.94%) Oracle
4 16 (5.59%) Google
5 13 (4.55%) Apple
5 13 (4.55%) Facebook
5 13 (4.55%) Sony
5 13 (4.55%) Yahoo!
6 12 (4.20%) Cognos
7 8 (2.80%) SAP
8 2 (0.70%) VMware
9 1 (0.35%) Brio
9 1 (0.35%) CyberSource
9 1 (0.35%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.35%) IBM
9 1 (0.35%) IDERA
9 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.35%) Sage
9 1 (0.35%) Teradata