Period
to 21 September 2019

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

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 213 129
Rank change year-on-year +32 -84 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 160 154 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.53% 1.29% 2.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 4.21% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 118 147 286
North West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,300 £56,000 £56,250
England 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 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 2,800 3,662 4,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 26.81% 30.71% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,175 3,162 3,808
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,325
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 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
Manchester +32 94 £41,500 -7.78% 23
Lancashire -9 32 £42,500 -
Merseyside -3 15 £42,500 +66.67% 6
Cheshire +7 12 £41,000 -3.53% 5
Cumbria - 6 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 152 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 140 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 137 (85.63%) SQL
4 116 (72.50%) SQL Server
4 116 (72.50%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (55.63%) Microsoft
6 83 (51.88%) Data Warehouse
7 67 (41.88%) ETL
8 64 (40.00%) T-SQL
9 61 (38.13%) Power BI
9 61 (38.13%) Power Platform
10 44 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (25.00%) Azure
13 39 (24.38%) Migration
14 37 (23.13%) Analytics
14 37 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (17.50%) Relational Database
17 27 (16.88%) Data Modelling
18 24 (15.00%) Finance
18 24 (15.00%) Tableau
19 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Excel
20 21 (13.13%) .NET
21 19 (11.88%) Retail
21 19 (11.88%) Data Management
21 19 (11.88%) Degree
22 18 (11.25%) Line Management
22 18 (11.25%) Crystal Reports
23 17 (10.63%) VB.NET

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 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.38%) SAS
3 6 (3.75%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.25%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (38.13%) Power Platform
2 40 (25.00%) Azure
3 13 (8.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (4.38%) AWS
5 4 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.63%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) Broadband
2 5 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) CTI
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 140 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (72.50%) SQL Server
4 83 (51.88%) Data Warehouse
5 61 (38.13%) Power BI
6 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 28 (17.50%) Relational Database
8 18 (11.25%) Crystal Reports
9 16 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 16 (10.00%) OLAP
10 15 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 10 (6.25%) Data Lake
13 10 (6.25%) QlikView
14 8 (5.00%) Apache Hive
14 8 (5.00%) Hadoop
15 5 (3.13%) Big Data
15 5 (3.13%) PowerPivot
15 5 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) JIRA
2 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (6.25%) Zephyr
4 9 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (15.00%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Retail
3 11 (6.88%) Marketing
4 5 (3.13%) Legal
5 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Advertising
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (51.88%) Developer
2 66 (41.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (20.63%) SQL Developer
4 31 (19.38%) Analyst
5 19 (11.88%) SQL BI Developer
6 18 (11.25%) SSIS Developer
6 18 (11.25%) SSRS Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Data Analyst
8 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 11 (6.88%) Consultant
8 11 (6.88%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.63%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Architect
10 8 (5.00%) Power BI Developer
10 8 (5.00%) SSAS Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Data Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) T-SQL Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Senior Data Engineer
12 6 (3.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.13%) .NET
2 15 (9.38%) XML
3 6 (3.75%) MDX
4 5 (3.13%) Ajax
4 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.88%) HTML
6 2 (1.25%) CSS
6 2 (1.25%) JSON
6 2 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (0.63%) SOAP
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.13%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.63%) EPoS
5 1 (0.63%) Replication
5 1 (0.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.38%) Windows
2 5 (3.13%) Linux
2 5 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (72.50%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (41.88%) ETL
3 42 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (24.38%) Migration
5 37 (23.13%) Analytics
5 37 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (16.88%) Data Modelling
7 19 (11.88%) Data Management
8 18 (11.25%) Line Management
9 16 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 16 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (9.38%) CRM
10 15 (9.38%) Data Integration
10 15 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 15 (9.38%) Visualisation
11 14 (8.75%) People Management
12 12 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (7.50%) Decision-Making
13 11 (6.88%) Coaching
13 11 (6.88%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 137 (85.63%) SQL
2 64 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (10.63%) C#
3 17 (10.63%) VB.NET
4 15 (9.38%) VBA
5 12 (7.50%) VB
6 11 (6.88%) Python
7 10 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.75%) U-SQL
10 5 (3.13%) R
11 1 (0.63%) C++
11 1 (0.63%) Java
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (11.88%) Degree
2 11 (6.88%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.50%) ISEB
3 4 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) SLA
2 9 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.63%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 89 (55.63%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.00%) Tableau
3 16 (10.00%) Cognos
4 14 (8.75%) Oracle
5 10 (6.25%) HP
5 10 (6.25%) Informatica
6 8 (5.00%) IBM
7 7 (4.38%) Teradata
8 6 (3.75%) Databricks
9 5 (3.13%) Netezza
10 4 (2.50%) Intapp
10 4 (2.50%) SnapLogic
11 3 (1.88%) Telerik
12 2 (1.25%) Google
12 2 (1.25%) Sage
12 2 (1.25%) VMware
13 1 (0.63%) BMC
13 1 (0.63%) Remedy
13 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.63%) SAP