Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 391 333
Rank change year-on-year +33 -58 +64
Permanent jobs citing SAS 184 205 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.59% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 3.17% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129 159 336
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -7.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £58,125
England median annual salary £50,250 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.79% +3.26% -3.16%

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 5368 6459 8295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.40% 18.48% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4526 5508 7023
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Thames Valley +13 77 £43,500 +16.00% 5
Surrey +48 76 £52,500 - 5
Berkshire +39 42 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Buckinghamshire -12 29 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Hampshire -2 14 £43,750 -12.50%
Kent +25 10 £43,750 -7.89%
Oxfordshire +1 6 £32,500 -45.83% 1
West Sussex +3 3 £27,500 -38.89%
East Sussex -33 2 £32,000 -14.67% 1
Middlesex - 2 £75,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 89 (48.37%) SQL
2 59 (32.07%) Finance
3 57 (30.98%) Degree
4 53 (28.80%) Analytics
5 51 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (21.74%) Python
7 39 (21.20%) Statistics
8 37 (20.11%) R
9 36 (19.57%) Mathematics
10 35 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (16.85%) Microsoft Excel
11 31 (16.85%) Project Management
12 29 (15.76%) Retail
13 27 (14.67%) QA
13 27 (14.67%) Time Management
13 27 (14.67%) Mentoring
14 26 (14.13%) SAP
15 25 (13.59%) MBA
15 25 (13.59%) SAP Implementation
15 25 (13.59%) Business Development
16 23 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (12.50%) ETL
17 22 (11.96%) Data Mining
17 22 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (11.41%) Oracle
18 21 (11.41%) Unix
18 21 (11.41%) Telecoms
19 20 (10.87%) Java
19 20 (10.87%) Visualisation
20 19 (10.33%) Linux

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 11 (5.98%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.80%) Drupal
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 31 (16.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.07%) SPSS
3 9 (4.89%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (2.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (8.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) DHCP
1 4 (2.17%) DNS
1 4 (2.17%) iSCSI
1 4 (2.17%) SAN
1 4 (2.17%) Skype
1 4 (2.17%) snoop
1 4 (2.17%) tcpdump
1 4 (2.17%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) RapidIO
3 1 (0.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (11.96%) Data Mining
3 17 (9.24%) Big Data
4 15 (8.15%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.15%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.61%) Base SAS
6 13 (7.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 10 (5.43%) Apache Hive
8 8 (4.35%) SAS EBI
9 6 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (3.26%) Data Mart
9 6 (3.26%) QlikView
9 6 (3.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 5 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.72%) HBase
10 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.72%) SQL Server
10 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.17%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.80%) Subversion
General
1 59 (32.07%) Finance
2 29 (15.76%) Retail
3 21 (11.41%) Telecoms
4 18 (9.78%) Manufacturing
4 18 (9.78%) Marketing
5 6 (3.26%) Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
6 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (38.59%) Analyst
2 31 (16.85%) Developer
3 27 (14.67%) Architect
4 25 (13.59%) SAP Architect
4 25 (13.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 25 (13.59%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (10.33%) Data Scientist
6 18 (9.78%) Data Analyst
7 16 (8.70%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
8 15 (8.15%) Insight Analyst
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (6.52%) SAS Analyst
10 12 (6.52%) SAS Developer
11 11 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 11 (5.98%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
12 9 (4.89%) SQL Data Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) Supply Chain Architect
13 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
13 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) AngularJS
1 7 (3.80%) Java EE
1 7 (3.80%) Spring
1 7 (3.80%) Spring Boot
2 6 (3.26%) J2EE
3 4 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (1.63%) .NET
5 2 (1.09%) CSS
5 2 (1.09%) D3.js
5 2 (1.09%) HTML
5 2 (1.09%) HTML5
5 2 (1.09%) jQuery
5 2 (1.09%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.61%) Credit Risk
4 13 (7.07%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.72%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.17%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.63%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.63%) User Experience
10 2 (1.09%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.54%) FMCG
11 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.54%) GPGPU
11 1 (0.54%) Robotics
11 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.41%) Unix
2 19 (10.33%) Linux
3 13 (7.07%) Windows
4 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.17%) Solaris
6 4 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.80%) Analytics
2 39 (21.20%) Statistics
3 36 (19.57%) Mathematics
4 35 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (16.85%) Project Management
6 27 (14.67%) Mentoring
6 27 (14.67%) Time Management
7 25 (13.59%) Business Development
7 25 (13.59%) SAP Implementation
8 23 (12.50%) ETL
9 22 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (10.87%) Visualisation
11 19 (10.33%) Statistical Analysis
12 16 (8.70%) Data Analytics
13 15 (8.15%) Machine Learning
14 14 (7.61%) Data Analysis
14 14 (7.61%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (5.98%) Actionable Insight
16 10 (5.43%) Statistical Modelling
17 9 (4.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 89 (48.37%) SQL
2 40 (21.74%) Python
3 37 (20.11%) R
4 20 (10.87%) Java
5 14 (7.61%) MATLAB
6 12 (6.52%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.98%) Perl
7 11 (5.98%) VBA
8 8 (4.35%) C++
9 7 (3.80%) C
9 7 (3.80%) PHP
10 6 (3.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.72%) C#
12 4 (2.17%) Fortran
12 4 (2.17%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.17%) Scala
13 3 (1.63%) SAS Macro
13 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (30.98%) Degree
2 25 (13.59%) MBA
3 9 (4.89%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.80%) PhD
5 4 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.67%) QA
2 15 (8.15%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.17%) SAS 70
4 3 (1.63%) IFRS
4 3 (1.63%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.17%) Firmware
1 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.17%) vSphere
1 4 (2.17%) XenApp
1 4 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (2.17%) SCCM
1 4 (2.17%) SmoothWall
1 4 (2.17%) WSUS
2 1 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) SAP
2 21 (11.41%) Oracle
3 15 (8.15%) Tableau
4 12 (6.52%) Talend
5 10 (5.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.89%) Intel
7 8 (4.35%) HP
8 5 (2.72%) Google
8 5 (2.72%) Teradata
9 4 (2.17%) Citrix
9 4 (2.17%) Dell
9 4 (2.17%) Juniper
9 4 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (2.17%) NetApp
9 4 (2.17%) Nortel
9 4 (2.17%) Sophos
9 4 (2.17%) Sun
9 4 (2.17%) Symantec
9 4 (2.17%) Veeam
9 4 (2.17%) VMware