Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 174 181
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 47 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.41% 2.45% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 77
Scotland median annual salary £39,500 £41,421 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.64% -12.80% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,100 £32,000 £38,100
90th Percentile £48,375 £67,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1950 1634 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.40% 31.38% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 976 1303
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland.

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Glasgow -7 22 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Edinburgh -23 15 £36,500 -24.29% 2
Dundee - 3 £48,000 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £34,400 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
Stirling - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 44 (93.62%) SQL Server
2 40 (85.11%) SQL
3 38 (80.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (78.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
6 24 (51.06%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (38.30%) ETL
8 17 (36.17%) T-SQL
9 15 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
12 8 (17.02%) OLAP
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
13 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
13 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (12.77%) OLAP Cube
14 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (12.77%) QlikView
14 6 (12.77%) .NET
14 6 (12.77%) Informatica
14 6 (12.77%) PowerCenter
14 6 (12.77%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (12.77%) SAS
14 6 (12.77%) ERP

SQL Server Analysis Services
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 6 (12.77%) SAS
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics SL
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (93.62%) SQL Server
2 38 (80.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (78.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.02%) OLAP
5 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
5 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (12.77%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (12.77%) PowerCenter
7 6 (12.77%) QlikView
8 5 (10.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (8.51%) Power BI
9 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.26%) Big Data
10 2 (4.26%) DTS
10 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) ERwin
1 2 (4.26%) MorphX
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (27.66%) DBA
4 12 (25.53%) SQL DBA
5 7 (14.89%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SAS BI Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SAS Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Informatica BI Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Internet Developer
9 3 (6.38%) SQL BI Developer
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (4.26%) Data Modeller
10 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (4.26%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) MDX
3 1 (2.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) FMCG
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (38.30%) ETL
3 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
5 6 (12.77%) ERP
6 4 (8.51%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
7 3 (6.38%) SDLC
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.26%) Office Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) T-SQL
3 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.64%) VB
4 5 (10.64%) X++
5 4 (8.51%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) VB6
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) MCSA
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.26%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Informatica
2 6 (12.77%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) VMware