Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 385 367 405
Rank change year-on-year -18 +38 -65
Permanent jobs citing SAS 153 191 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 3.55% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 132 148
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% +6.02%
10th Percentile £30,200 £31,250 £29,550
90th Percentile £74,200 £71,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +4.40%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,433 5,376 6,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.75% 17.24% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,701 4,521 5,368
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,425
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the South East

SAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SAS in the South East

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the South East over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS in the South East

SAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Thames Valley 0 69 £50,000 +14.94% 10
Berkshire +14 55 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Surrey -5 41 £51,250 -5.96%
Hampshire +29 25 £60,000 +23.08% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 12 £42,500 -0.87% 4
West Sussex -1 11 £40,000 -15.79% 2
East Sussex +7 4 £56,250 +75.78% 3
Oxfordshire +13 2 - - 3
Middlesex 0 2 £63,000 -16.00%
Kent +21 1 - -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing SAS 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 South East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 114 (74.51%) SQL
2 110 (71.90%) Analytics
3 96 (62.75%) R
4 87 (56.86%) Python
5 83 (54.25%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (43.79%) Visualisation
7 65 (42.48%) Power BI
7 65 (42.48%) Data Science
8 64 (41.83%) Statistics
8 64 (41.83%) Mathematics
9 63 (41.18%) Finance
10 62 (40.52%) Tableau
11 60 (39.22%) Hadoop
12 57 (37.25%) Big Data
13 55 (35.95%) Data Visualisation
13 55 (35.95%) Retail
14 54 (35.29%) Degree
14 54 (35.29%) Data Modelling
15 51 (33.33%) Apache Hive
15 51 (33.33%) Apache Spark
15 51 (33.33%) Decision-Making
16 46 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
16 46 (30.07%) Artificial Intelligence
17 44 (28.76%) Algorithms
18 43 (28.10%) Kafka
19 42 (27.45%) Operations Research
20 41 (26.80%) Social Network
20 41 (26.80%) Text Mining
20 41 (26.80%) Apache
20 41 (26.80%) SAP

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 41 (26.80%) Apache
3 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.96%) IIS
4 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.31%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.65%) CICS
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) SPSS
2 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.88%) Stata
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 46 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.61%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.31%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.31%) G Suite
5 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) SAN
2 3 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.31%) DHCP
3 2 (1.31%) DNS
3 2 (1.31%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.65%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.65%) FTP
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) SMS
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (42.48%) Power BI
2 60 (39.22%) Hadoop
3 57 (37.25%) Big Data
4 51 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 41 (26.80%) SAP HANA
5 41 (26.80%) Text Mining
6 27 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (9.15%) QlikView
8 13 (8.50%) Data Lake
9 12 (7.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (4.58%) OLAP
10 7 (4.58%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (4.58%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.27%) Base SAS
12 5 (3.27%) SAS EBI
13 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
14 3 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.96%) Subversion
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 63 (41.18%) Finance
2 55 (35.95%) Retail
3 41 (26.80%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (32.03%) Data Scientist
2 32 (20.92%) Senior Data Scientist
3 26 (16.99%) Analyst
3 26 (16.99%) Developer
4 19 (12.42%) Analytics Manager
5 18 (11.76%) SAS Developer
6 12 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.84%) SAS Analyst
7 8 (5.23%) Data Engineer
7 8 (5.23%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (4.58%) Administrator
8 7 (4.58%) Pricing Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) Data Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Report Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) Risk Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) SAS Risk Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.61%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.61%) SQL Reporting Analyst
12 3 (1.96%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.10%) Kafka
2 41 (26.80%) D3.js
2 41 (26.80%) ggplot
3 8 (5.23%) Apache Tez
4 3 (1.96%) JSON
5 2 (1.31%) Django
5 2 (1.31%) Node.js
5 2 (1.31%) REST
5 2 (1.31%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.31%) Web Services
6 1 (0.65%) .NET
6 1 (0.65%) EDI
6 1 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (28.76%) Algorithms
2 41 (26.80%) Social Network
3 31 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.23%) Pricing Data
5 7 (4.58%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 3 (1.96%) FMCG
7 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.96%) User Experience
8 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.31%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Exalytics
9 1 (0.65%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) Life Science
9 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.76%) Linux
2 12 (7.84%) Unix
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Solaris
3 5 (3.27%) SUSE
4 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.96%) Windows
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.31%) AIX
5 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (71.90%) Analytics
2 83 (54.25%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (43.79%) Visualisation
4 65 (42.48%) Data Science
5 64 (41.83%) Mathematics
5 64 (41.83%) Statistics
6 55 (35.95%) Data Visualisation
7 54 (35.29%) Data Modelling
8 51 (33.33%) Decision-Making
9 46 (30.07%) Artificial Intelligence
10 42 (27.45%) Operations Research
11 41 (26.80%) Data Engineering
11 41 (26.80%) Data Security
11 41 (26.80%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 41 (26.80%) Econometrics
11 41 (26.80%) Quantitative Research
11 41 (26.80%) Random Forest
12 39 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.42%) Economics
13 19 (12.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 114 (74.51%) SQL
2 96 (62.75%) R
3 87 (56.86%) Python
4 22 (14.38%) Java
5 9 (5.88%) SAS Macro
6 8 (5.23%) HiveQL
7 6 (3.92%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.27%) VB
9 4 (2.61%) C#
9 4 (2.61%) C++
9 4 (2.61%) VBA
10 3 (1.96%) C
10 3 (1.96%) Scala
11 2 (1.31%) Go
11 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.31%) Ruby
11 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.65%) REXX
12 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) PhD
2 5 (3.27%) SAS Certification
2 5 (3.27%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.31%) GDPR
2 2 (1.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) IFRS
3 1 (0.65%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.96%) GFS2
2 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.31%) vSphere
2 2 (1.31%) XenApp
2 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.65%) ACF2
3 1 (0.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 41 (26.80%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.31%) SmoothWall
2 2 (1.31%) WSUS
3 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 62 (40.52%) Tableau
2 41 (26.80%) SAP
3 24 (15.69%) Oracle
4 7 (4.58%) Cloudera
4 7 (4.58%) Talend
5 6 (3.92%) Google
5 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.96%) Apple
7 3 (1.96%) IBM
7 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.96%) Splunk
7 3 (1.96%) VMware
8 2 (1.31%) Adobe
8 2 (1.31%) Citrix
8 2 (1.31%) Cognos
8 2 (1.31%) Dell
8 2 (1.31%) Sophos
8 2 (1.31%) Symantec
8 2 (1.31%) Veeam