The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 128 148
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 0.83% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +7.78%  

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 208 363 396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.91% 20.54% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 156 317 306
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Reading

SAS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS in Reading.

Salary trend for SAS in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAS 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Nortel
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Firmware
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) snoop
1 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (30.00%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Power BI
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) SAS EBI
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Support
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SAS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SAS 70
2 2 (20.00%) IFRS
2 2 (20.00%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Nortel
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Sun