Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 428 389 391
Rank change year-on-year -39 +2 -63
Permanent jobs citing SAS 111 161 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 3.09% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 74 108 174
South East median annual salary £52,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% +8.75% -3.03%
10th Percentile £31,800 £31,175 £29,475
90th Percentile £68,375 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +3.26%

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 4,801 5,215 6,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.49% 17.95% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,032 4,389 5,546
South East median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Surrey +3 40 £53,250 +1.43% 2
Thames Valley -12 38 £47,000 +8.67% 9
Berkshire -16 27 £29,000 -51.67% 4
Hampshire -25 18 £60,000 +37.14% 2
West Sussex +4 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 8 £44,000 +2.03% 4
Oxfordshire -1 3 £65,000 +100.00% 1
Middlesex +9 2 £63,000 -1.18%
East Sussex -22 2 £46,000 +43.75%
Kent +7 1 £65,000 +52.94%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 79 (71.17%) Analytics
2 78 (70.27%) SQL
3 55 (49.55%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (44.14%) Finance
5 45 (40.54%) R
6 41 (36.94%) Tableau
6 41 (36.94%) Python
7 36 (32.43%) Data Modelling
7 36 (32.43%) Degree
8 35 (31.53%) Visualisation
9 34 (30.63%) Retail
10 33 (29.73%) Data Visualisation
10 33 (29.73%) Big Data
10 33 (29.73%) Power BI
11 32 (28.83%) Mathematics
12 31 (27.93%) Hadoop
13 30 (27.03%) Statistics
13 30 (27.03%) Data Science
14 27 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (23.42%) Decision-Making
15 26 (23.42%) Operations Research
16 25 (22.52%) Artificial Intelligence
16 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (22.52%) SAP
16 25 (22.52%) Algorithms
17 24 (21.62%) Data Engineering
17 24 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (21.62%) Apache Spark
17 24 (21.62%) Hadoop YARN
17 24 (21.62%) Random Forest

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 24 (21.62%) Apache
1 24 (21.62%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.90%) CICS
3 1 (0.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.90%) Drupal
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.31%) SPSS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.91%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (9.01%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.90%) G Suite
7 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
1 2 (1.80%) SMS
2 1 (0.90%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.90%) DHCP
2 1 (0.90%) DNS
2 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.90%) FTP
2 1 (0.90%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) SAN
2 1 (0.90%) Skype
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) VPN
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.73%) Big Data
1 33 (29.73%) Power BI
2 31 (27.93%) Hadoop
3 27 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (21.62%) Apache Hive
4 24 (21.62%) SAP HANA
4 24 (21.62%) Text Mining
5 11 (9.91%) QlikView
6 9 (8.11%) Data Lake
7 7 (6.31%) Base SAS
7 7 (6.31%) SAS EBI
8 6 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (5.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.70%) Looker
10 3 (2.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 2 (1.80%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (0.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 49 (44.14%) Finance
2 34 (30.63%) Retail
3 24 (21.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Analyst
2 27 (24.32%) Data Scientist
3 26 (23.42%) Developer
4 16 (14.41%) SAS Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) SAS Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Senior Data Scientist
6 12 (10.81%) Analytics Manager
7 9 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (8.11%) Report Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) Pricing Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Talend Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) SAS Risk Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Architect
11 5 (4.50%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.50%) SQL Reporting Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (3.60%) Data Manager
12 4 (3.60%) SAS Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) D3.js
1 24 (21.62%) ggplot
1 24 (21.62%) Kafka
2 8 (7.21%) JSON
3 2 (1.80%) REST
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.90%) EDI
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
4 1 (0.90%) Java EE
4 1 (0.90%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.90%) Spring
4 1 (0.90%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Algorithms
2 24 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (21.62%) Social Network
3 11 (9.91%) Credit Risk
4 6 (5.41%) Pricing Data
5 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.90%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.90%) FMCG
8 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) Life Science
8 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) Android
3 1 (0.90%) Unix
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.17%) Analytics
2 55 (49.55%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (32.43%) Data Modelling
4 35 (31.53%) Visualisation
5 33 (29.73%) Data Visualisation
6 32 (28.83%) Mathematics
7 30 (27.03%) Data Science
7 30 (27.03%) Statistics
8 26 (23.42%) Decision-Making
8 26 (23.42%) Operations Research
9 25 (22.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 24 (21.62%) Data Engineering
10 24 (21.62%) Data Security
10 24 (21.62%) Data-Driven Decision Making
10 24 (21.62%) Econometrics
10 24 (21.62%) Quantitative Research
10 24 (21.62%) Random Forest
11 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (16.22%) ETL
13 17 (15.32%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.27%) SQL
2 45 (40.54%) R
3 41 (36.94%) Python
4 11 (9.91%) Java
4 11 (9.91%) VBA
5 6 (5.41%) SAS Macro
6 5 (4.50%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.60%) C#
7 4 (3.60%) VB
8 3 (2.70%) C
8 3 (2.70%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.80%) AWK
9 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.90%) Lua
10 1 (0.90%) PL/1
10 1 (0.90%) REXX
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (32.43%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) SAS Certification
2 3 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.80%) PhD
3 2 (1.80%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.90%) GDPR
2 1 (0.90%) IFRS
2 1 (0.90%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) ACF2
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) RACF
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) vSphere
2 1 (0.90%) XenApp
2 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (21.62%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.90%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Tableau
2 25 (22.52%) SAP
3 19 (17.12%) Oracle
4 15 (13.51%) Talend
5 4 (3.60%) Teradata
6 3 (2.70%) Google
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.80%) Adobe
7 2 (1.80%) Apple
7 2 (1.80%) Cognos
7 2 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.80%) Minitab
7 2 (1.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.90%) F5
8 1 (0.90%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.90%) Norkom
8 1 (0.90%) Remedy
8 1 (0.90%) Symantec
8 1 (0.90%) Veeam