Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 348 354 373
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -47
Permanent jobs citing SAS 170 213 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 3.92% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 114 175 137
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,325 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

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 3,929 5,434 5,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.81% 17.22% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3,289 4,601 4,707
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 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
Hampshire +63 62 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Thames Valley +5 61 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Berkshire +27 42 £68,750 +28.50% 7
Surrey -26 26 £42,500 -22.02% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £36,000 -15.29% 5
East Sussex +21 15 £55,000 -6.38% 1
West Sussex -5 5 £40,000 -40.74%
Oxfordshire +38 2 - - 3
Kent +15 1 - - 2
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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.

1 136 (80.00%) SQL
2 102 (60.00%) R
3 98 (57.65%) Business Intelligence
4 97 (57.06%) Python
5 91 (53.53%) Analytics
6 66 (38.82%) Visualisation
7 65 (38.24%) Statistics
8 64 (37.65%) Data Science
9 63 (37.06%) Mathematics
10 61 (35.88%) Power BI
11 59 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (31.18%) Finance
12 53 (31.18%) Hadoop
13 52 (30.59%) Degree
14 51 (30.00%) Big Data
14 51 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
15 49 (28.82%) Tableau
16 46 (27.06%) Java
17 45 (26.47%) Data Modelling
18 43 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
18 43 (25.29%) Apache Spark
19 42 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
20 40 (23.53%) Apache Hive
21 38 (22.35%) Retail
21 38 (22.35%) Artificial Intelligence
21 38 (22.35%) Decision-Making
22 34 (20.00%) Algorithms
23 32 (18.82%) Data Engineering
23 32 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (18.82%) Data Development

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 43 (25.29%) Apache Spark
2 27 (15.88%) Apache
3 19 (11.18%) SharePoint
4 18 (10.59%) WebLogic
5 17 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (8.82%) SPSS
4 12 (7.06%) Stata
5 11 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.35%) IaaS
3 4 (2.35%) PaaS
3 4 (2.35%) SaaS
4 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.18%) G Suite
4 2 (1.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.35%) SAN
3 2 (1.18%) DHCP
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.88%) Power BI
2 53 (31.18%) Hadoop
3 51 (30.00%) Big Data
4 43 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (23.53%) Apache Hive
6 27 (15.88%) SAP HANA
6 27 (15.88%) Text Mining
7 24 (14.12%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (13.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 22 (12.94%) OLAP
9 22 (12.94%) OLAP Cube
10 20 (11.76%) Data Mining
10 20 (11.76%) QlikView
11 12 (7.06%) Oracle Database
11 12 (7.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (7.06%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (5.88%) Data Lake
13 7 (4.12%) Base SAS
13 7 (4.12%) Qlik Sense
14 6 (3.53%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Toad
2 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 53 (31.18%) Finance
2 38 (22.35%) Retail
3 28 (16.47%) Telecoms
4 15 (8.82%) Legal
5 8 (4.71%) Marketing
6 5 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (25.88%) Data Scientist
2 41 (24.12%) Analyst
3 29 (17.06%) Senior Data Scientist
4 28 (16.47%) Data Analyst
4 28 (16.47%) Developer
5 22 (12.94%) SAS Developer
6 15 (8.82%) Analytics Manager
7 10 (5.88%) Administrator
8 9 (5.29%) Data Manager
9 8 (4.71%) Data Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) Development Manager
10 7 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (4.12%) Junior
10 7 (4.12%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (4.12%) Junior Data Analyst
10 7 (4.12%) Pricing Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) Architect
11 5 (2.94%) Hadoop Administrator
11 5 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (2.35%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.82%) Kafka
2 27 (15.88%) D3.js
2 27 (15.88%) ggplot
3 8 (4.71%) Apache Tez
4 3 (1.76%) .NET
5 2 (1.18%) Django
5 2 (1.18%) Node.js
5 2 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 32 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (15.88%) Social Network
4 10 (5.88%) Fintech
5 8 (4.71%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.71%) Pricing Data
6 4 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.35%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.76%) Clustering
7 3 (1.76%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.76%) FMCG
8 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Exalytics
8 2 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.76%) Linux
1 20 (11.76%) Solaris
2 15 (8.82%) Unix
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.94%) SUSE
4 2 (1.18%) AIX
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.18%) Windows
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (57.65%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (53.53%) Analytics
3 66 (38.82%) Visualisation
4 65 (38.24%) Statistics
5 64 (37.65%) Data Science
6 63 (37.06%) Mathematics
7 59 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
9 45 (26.47%) Data Modelling
10 38 (22.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 38 (22.35%) Decision-Making
11 32 (18.82%) Data Development
11 32 (18.82%) Data Engineering
12 28 (16.47%) Econometrics
12 28 (16.47%) Operations Research
13 27 (15.88%) Data Security
13 27 (15.88%) Data-Driven Decision Making
13 27 (15.88%) Quantitative Research
13 27 (15.88%) Random Forest
14 25 (14.71%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 136 (80.00%) SQL
2 102 (60.00%) R
3 97 (57.06%) Python
4 46 (27.06%) Java
5 30 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 20 (11.76%) SAS Macro
7 13 (7.65%) Scala
8 11 (6.47%) VBA
9 10 (5.88%) Julia
10 8 (4.71%) HiveQL
11 4 (2.35%) Ruby
12 3 (1.76%) C#
12 3 (1.76%) VB
13 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.18%) C
13 2 (1.18%) C++
13 2 (1.18%) Go
13 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (30.59%) Degree
2 8 (4.71%) PhD
3 5 (2.94%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.18%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) GFS2
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.18%) vSphere
2 2 (1.18%) XenApp
2 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (15.88%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.18%) SCCM
2 2 (1.18%) SmoothWall
2 2 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (28.82%) Tableau
2 27 (15.88%) Oracle
2 27 (15.88%) SAP
3 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.88%) Cloudera
5 6 (3.53%) Informatica
5 6 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (3.53%) Teradata
5 6 (3.53%) Vertica
6 5 (2.94%) Google
7 4 (2.35%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.76%) Splunk
9 2 (1.18%) Apple
9 2 (1.18%) Citrix
9 2 (1.18%) Dell
9 2 (1.18%) Sophos
9 2 (1.18%) Symantec
9 2 (1.18%) Veeam
9 2 (1.18%) VMware