The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Certification
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 909 959
Rank change year-on-year +39 +50  
Permanent jobs citing SAS Certification 13 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.060% 0.053% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 14
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -34.78% +4.54%  

SAS Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21636 26299 30474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.60% 26.71% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16864 21248 24174
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

SAS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAS Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Certification over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 12 £37,500 -31.81% 2
West Midlands - 9 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £46,250 -
West Bromwich - 4 £37,500 -
North West - 3 £37,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland +16 1 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Edinburgh -7 1 £50,000 +5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAS Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAS Certification.

1 25 (100.00%) SAS
2 19 (76.00%) Base SAS
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) ProC
4 15 (60.00%) PROC SQL
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (44.00%) Data Structures
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (40.00%) Data Mart
7 9 (36.00%) Time Management
7 9 (36.00%) Data Quality
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
8 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.00%) Analytics
11 4 (16.00%) Visual Analytics
11 4 (16.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
12 3 (12.00%) Statistics
12 3 (12.00%) Retail
13 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (8.00%) Banking
13 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (8.00%) Business Development
13 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
13 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
13 2 (8.00%) Unix

SAS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Base SAS
2 10 (40.00%) Data Mart
3 4 (16.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) QlikView
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) ProC
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
1 14 (56.00%) SAS Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Visual Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Statistics
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Discovery
5 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.00%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) PROC SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) R
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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