Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 269 289 207
Rank change year-on-year +20 -82 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 531 928 1,640
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.09% 1.13% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.13% 4.11% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 510 820 1,566
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,750 £61,375
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 12,852 22,565 30,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 26.33% 27.58% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10,467 18,219 25,293
Median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £53,931 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.71% +4.00% +5.26%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
North of England -3 132 £43,500 -3.33% 7
Midlands +57 115 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South East +56 115 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +88 81 £52,000 +4.00% 18
North West +31 81 £48,000 +12.94% 6
South West +78 67 £47,500 +5.56% 8
East of England +29 52 £47,500 - 9
East Midlands +8 34 £45,000 +3.45% 2
Yorkshire -9 32 £42,500 -10.53%
Scotland +26 27 £50,000 +9.89%
North East +14 19 £40,000 +1.27% 1
Wales +2 17 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Northern Ireland +21 5 £40,000 -
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 489 (92.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 431 (81.17%) SQL
3 429 (80.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 418 (78.72%) Business Intelligence
5 409 (77.02%) SQL Server
6 303 (57.06%) Microsoft
7 291 (54.80%) Power BI
7 291 (54.80%) Power Platform
8 271 (51.04%) Data Warehouse
9 225 (42.37%) Azure
10 208 (39.17%) T-SQL
11 205 (38.61%) ETL
12 176 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
13 153 (28.81%) Finance
14 110 (20.72%) Data Modelling
15 92 (17.33%) Analytics
16 81 (15.25%) .NET
17 78 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
18 77 (14.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 73 (13.75%) DevOps
20 67 (12.62%) Visualisation
20 67 (12.62%) C#
21 65 (12.24%) Tableau
22 58 (10.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 54 (10.17%) Data Quality
23 54 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
24 53 (9.98%) Data Lake
24 53 (9.98%) Big Data
25 52 (9.79%) OLAP
26 49 (9.23%) MDX

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 15 (2.82%) SAS
1 15 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.13%) Apache
4 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.56%) Apache Synapse
5 3 (0.56%) Confluence
6 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (7.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.75%) Exchequer
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.38%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.19%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 291 (54.80%) Power Platform
2 225 (42.37%) Azure
3 42 (7.91%) Azure Data Factory
4 31 (5.84%) AWS
5 20 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
6 19 (3.58%) SaaS
7 9 (1.69%) PaaS
8 8 (1.51%) GCP
9 7 (1.32%) Azure Machine Learning
10 6 (1.13%) PowerApps
10 6 (1.13%) Serverless
11 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.75%) IaaS
11 4 (0.75%) Logic Apps
12 3 (0.56%) Power Automate
13 2 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.38%) GitHub
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) Broadband
1 1 (0.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (92.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 429 (80.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 409 (77.02%) SQL Server
4 291 (54.80%) Power BI
5 271 (51.04%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (10.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 53 (9.98%) Big Data
7 53 (9.98%) Data Lake
8 52 (9.79%) OLAP
9 45 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (8.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 42 (7.91%) SQL Server 2016
12 38 (7.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 32 (6.03%) QlikView
14 27 (5.08%) Relational Database
15 22 (4.14%) Snowflake Schema
16 18 (3.39%) OLAP Cube
17 17 (3.20%) Biml
17 17 (3.20%) PowerPivot
18 16 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (5.27%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (1.88%) JIRA
7 8 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.32%) NUnit
8 7 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.13%) Selenium
9 6 (1.13%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.56%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.19%) MSTest
12 1 (0.19%) tSQLt
General
1 153 (28.81%) Finance
2 23 (4.33%) Retail
3 7 (1.32%) Back Office
3 7 (1.32%) Legal
4 6 (1.13%) Public Sector
5 5 (0.94%) Law
5 5 (0.94%) Marketing
6 3 (0.56%) Local Government
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Automotive
7 2 (0.38%) Electronics
7 2 (0.38%) Police
7 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.19%) Advertising
8 1 (0.19%) Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 285 (53.67%) Developer
2 185 (34.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 74 (13.94%) DBA
4 63 (11.86%) SQL Developer
5 47 (8.85%) SQL DBA
6 44 (8.29%) Business Developer
7 41 (7.72%) Analyst
8 38 (7.16%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 35 (6.59%) Administrator
10 30 (5.65%) Data Engineer
11 29 (5.46%) Senior Developer
12 27 (5.08%) SQL BI Developer
13 24 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 23 (4.33%) Consultant
15 22 (4.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 22 (4.14%) Technical Leader
16 21 (3.95%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 20 (3.77%) .NET Developer
18 19 (3.58%) SSIS Developer
19 16 (3.01%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (15.25%) .NET
2 49 (9.23%) MDX
3 38 (7.16%) ASP.NET
4 35 (6.59%) CSS
5 34 (6.40%) HTML
6 20 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (3.77%) HTML5
7 18 (3.39%) AngularJS
8 15 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.45%) .NET Framework
10 12 (2.26%) Kafka
11 11 (2.07%) XML
12 9 (1.69%) Middleware
13 8 (1.51%) J2EE
13 8 (1.51%) JSON
13 8 (1.51%) JSP
13 8 (1.51%) RESTful
13 8 (1.51%) Servlets
14 7 (1.32%) .NET Core
15 6 (1.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.34%) Data Structures
3 28 (5.27%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.90%) Reinsurance
5 22 (4.14%) Tandem
6 21 (3.95%) Clustering
7 13 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.13%) Augmented Reality
8 6 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.13%) Replication
8 6 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.94%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.38%) PMI
11 2 (0.38%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.38%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.26%) Windows
2 6 (1.13%) Android
2 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.94%) Linux
3 5 (0.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.56%) Solaris
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.19%) AIX
6 1 (0.19%) HPUX
6 1 (0.19%) MVS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (78.72%) Business Intelligence
2 205 (38.61%) ETL
3 176 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (20.72%) Data Modelling
5 92 (17.33%) Analytics
6 73 (13.75%) DevOps
7 67 (12.62%) Visualisation
8 54 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
9 45 (8.47%) Data Management
10 44 (8.29%) Data Analysis
10 44 (8.29%) Data Visualisation
11 42 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (7.34%) Migration
14 37 (6.97%) Data Engineering
15 36 (6.78%) Data Integration
15 36 (6.78%) High Availability
16 33 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
17 30 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 29 (5.46%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 431 (81.17%) SQL
2 208 (39.17%) T-SQL
3 77 (14.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 67 (12.62%) C#
5 40 (7.53%) Python
6 25 (4.71%) R
7 23 (4.33%) PowerShell
8 21 (3.95%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.58%) VBA
10 18 (3.39%) JavaScript
11 15 (2.82%) Java
12 13 (2.45%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.51%) VB
14 6 (1.13%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.38%) C
15 2 (0.38%) VBScript
15 2 (0.38%) X++
15 2 (0.38%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 27 (5.08%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (1.13%) ISEB
4 6 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) MBCS
6 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.38%) MCP
7 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.17%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.01%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.07%) GDPR
3 11 (2.07%) SLA
4 10 (1.88%) QA
5 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.19%) Kibana
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 303 (57.06%) Microsoft
2 65 (12.24%) Tableau
3 29 (5.46%) Oracle
4 21 (3.95%) Databricks
5 16 (3.01%) Cognos
6 11 (2.07%) IBM
7 9 (1.69%) Sage
8 8 (1.51%) Informatica
9 7 (1.32%) Hortonworks
9 7 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.32%) Teradata
10 6 (1.13%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.94%) Google
11 5 (0.94%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.94%) Netezza
11 5 (0.94%) RedGate
12 4 (0.75%) SAP
12 4 (0.75%) VMware
13 3 (0.56%) Ab Initio
13 3 (0.56%) MicroStrategy