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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 110 154
Rank change year-on-year -13 +44  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 138 134 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.27% 2.36% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.57% 7.42% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 124 120 103
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +7.14%  

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2102 1805 2275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.50% 31.75% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 1560 1934
Median salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 95 £37,500 -16.66% 23
Cheshire 0 23 £40,000 - 8
Merseyside -15 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Lancashire +2 8 £37,500 -21.05% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 253 (94.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 247 (92.16%) SQL
3 245 (91.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 230 (85.82%) Business Intelligence
5 206 (76.87%) SQL Server
6 160 (59.70%) T-SQL
7 150 (55.97%) Microsoft
8 146 (54.48%) Data Warehouse
9 95 (35.45%) ETL
10 79 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (27.61%) Finance
12 64 (23.88%) E-Commerce
12 64 (23.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 63 (23.51%) MS Excel
14 45 (16.79%) Performance Tuning
14 45 (16.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 37 (13.81%) MySQL
15 37 (13.81%) Retail
16 36 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 34 (12.69%) Power BI
18 32 (11.94%) .NET
19 29 (10.82%) Legal
19 29 (10.82%) Replication
20 28 (10.45%) Data Modelling
21 27 (10.07%) SQL Server 2016
21 27 (10.07%) Kimball Methodology
22 26 (9.70%) Big Data
22 26 (9.70%) QlikView
23 25 (9.33%) OLAP
24 24 (8.96%) Hadoop

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 11 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.12%) Apache
2 3 (1.12%) IIS
2 3 (1.12%) SAS
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 63 (23.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.87%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.87%) Google Play
5 3 (1.12%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) BIG-IP
1 3 (1.12%) Broadband
1 3 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (1.12%) DNS
1 3 (1.12%) MPLS
1 3 (1.12%) VLAN
1 3 (1.12%) VoIP
1 3 (1.12%) VPN
1 3 (1.12%) Wireless
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (94.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 245 (91.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 206 (76.87%) SQL Server
4 146 (54.48%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (23.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (16.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 37 (13.81%) MySQL
8 36 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 34 (12.69%) Power BI
10 27 (10.07%) SQL Server 2016
11 26 (9.70%) Big Data
11 26 (9.70%) QlikView
12 25 (9.33%) OLAP
13 24 (8.96%) Hadoop
14 22 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (7.46%) MS Access
16 15 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (4.10%) Relational Database
18 10 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
18 10 (3.73%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (3.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.99%) ERwin
3 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.75%) MorphX
4 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (27.61%) Finance
2 37 (13.81%) Retail
3 29 (10.82%) Legal
4 11 (4.10%) Advertising
5 8 (2.99%) Games
6 7 (2.61%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Billing
7 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 165 (61.57%) Developer
2 111 (41.42%) SQL Developer
3 84 (31.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 67 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 45 (16.79%) SQL BI Developer
6 41 (15.30%) DBA
7 40 (14.93%) SQL DBA
8 37 (13.81%) SSIS Developer
9 35 (13.06%) Analyst
10 28 (10.45%) SQL Server DBA
10 28 (10.45%) SSAS Developer
11 27 (10.07%) SSRS Developer
12 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 25 (9.33%) Database Developer
14 23 (8.58%) Senior Developer
15 22 (8.21%) SQL Server BI Developer
16 19 (7.09%) SQL Database Developer
17 17 (6.34%) Microsoft BI Developer
18 14 (5.22%) ETL Developer
18 14 (5.22%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.94%) .NET
2 18 (6.72%) MDX
3 15 (5.60%) HTML
4 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET
4 13 (4.85%) CSS
5 8 (2.99%) jQuery
5 8 (2.99%) XML
6 7 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.87%) WCF
8 4 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.49%) Web Services
9 3 (1.12%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.12%) COM
9 3 (1.12%) HTML5
9 3 (1.12%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.75%) LESS
11 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.37%) beanstalkd
11 1 (0.37%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.82%) Replication
2 22 (8.21%) Clustering
3 14 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.61%) iPad
5 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.87%) iPhone
5 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.49%) FMCG
6 4 (1.49%) Tandem
7 3 (1.12%) Fintech
7 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.37%) EMV
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.10%) Windows
2 8 (2.99%) Windows Server
2 8 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.87%) Android
3 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (85.82%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (35.45%) ETL
3 79 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (23.88%) E-Commerce
5 45 (16.79%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (10.45%) Data Modelling
7 27 (10.07%) Kimball Methodology
8 24 (8.96%) Analytics
9 22 (8.21%) Data Management
9 22 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (6.34%) DevOps
10 17 (6.34%) High Availability
11 15 (5.60%) Migration
12 14 (5.22%) Visualisation
13 13 (4.85%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (4.10%) SQL Optimisation
15 11 (4.10%) Statistics
16 10 (3.73%) ERP
17 8 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (92.16%) SQL
2 160 (59.70%) T-SQL
3 22 (8.21%) VBA
4 17 (6.34%) C#
5 13 (4.85%) PHP
6 10 (3.73%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.87%) Java
9 5 (1.87%) VBScript
10 4 (1.49%) Python
11 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.12%) R
12 2 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) VB
12 2 (0.75%) X++
13 1 (0.37%) Erlang
13 1 (0.37%) XPath
13 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (5.22%) Degree
2 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.12%) MCITP
3 3 (1.12%) MCSE
3 3 (1.12%) MCTS
3 3 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 150 (55.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.72%) Tableau
3 14 (5.22%) Google
4 7 (2.61%) Cognos
4 7 (2.61%) RedGate
5 5 (1.87%) Oracle
5 5 (1.87%) Sage
6 3 (1.12%) Cisco
6 3 (1.12%) F5
6 3 (1.12%) Facebook
6 3 (1.12%) Meraki
6 3 (1.12%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) IDERA
7 2 (0.75%) JDA
7 2 (0.75%) Teradata
7 2 (0.75%) Zend
8 1 (0.37%) Epicor
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits, Med
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35000-£50000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Life assurance, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago