Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an SAS Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Consultant
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 180 223
Rank change year-on-year -9 +43 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 37 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 7
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% -15.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,450 £38,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,350 £53,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% -29.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,269 4,468 5,872
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.33% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,493 2,871 3,810
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £64,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured SAS Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Consultant in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Consultant within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Edinburgh +18 36 £42,500 -1.16%
Glasgow - 1 - -
SAS Consultant
UK

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, SAS Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring SAS Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) SAS
2 35 (94.59%) Finance
3 33 (89.19%) Analytics
4 30 (81.08%) SQL
5 28 (75.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 27 (72.97%) Base SAS
7 22 (59.46%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 22 (59.46%) Visual Analytics
8 21 (56.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 20 (54.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (45.95%) Banking
10 17 (45.95%) ProC
10 17 (45.95%) PROC SQL
10 17 (45.95%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (45.95%) SAS Macro
11 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (27.03%) Oracle
12 10 (27.03%) People Management
13 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
13 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
14 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (18.92%) Data Management
16 6 (16.22%) Informatica
16 6 (16.22%) Teradata
16 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
16 6 (16.22%) QlikView
16 6 (16.22%) SAS EBI
17 5 (13.51%) Credit Risk
17 5 (13.51%) Web Analytics
17 5 (13.51%) Marketing

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 37 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 27 (72.97%) Base SAS
3 22 (59.46%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 21 (56.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 6 (16.22%) QlikView
5 6 (16.22%) SAS EBI
6 5 (13.51%) Big Data
6 5 (13.51%) Data Mining
7 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.41%) OLAP
8 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) ProC
General
1 35 (94.59%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Credit Risk
3 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Analytics
2 22 (59.46%) Visual Analytics
3 20 (54.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (45.95%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (27.03%) People Management
7 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
8 7 (18.92%) Data Management
9 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) Customer Analytics
10 5 (13.51%) Data Analytics
10 5 (13.51%) ETL
10 5 (13.51%) Web Analytics
11 4 (10.81%) Business Development
12 3 (8.11%) Dashboard Development
12 3 (8.11%) Information Management
12 3 (8.11%) Project Management
12 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
12 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
13 2 (5.41%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) PROC SQL
2 17 (45.95%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Informatica
3 6 (16.22%) Teradata
4 4 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau