Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Consultant was £59,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Consultant
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 987 1178 1241
Rank change year-on-year +191 +63 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 202 41 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.023% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 114 39 63
UK median annual salary £59,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% +17.65% -29.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.92% +12.94% -29.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAS Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Consultant in the UK

SAS Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Consultant in the UK

SAS Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Consultant over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Consultant in the UK

SAS Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +174 164 £59,000 +18.00% 3
UK excluding London +166 138 £59,000 +22.92% 4
London +25 63 £60,000 +20.00%
North of England - 61 £59,000 - 1
Scotland +34 56 £42,500 -11.46% 1
North West - 54 £59,000 - 1
West Midlands - 33 £60,000 -
Midlands - 33 £60,000 -
East of England - 11 - - 2
Yorkshire - 7 £36,378 -

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, SAS Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAS Consultant in the job title.

1 202 (100.00%) SAS
2 189 (93.56%) Analytics
3 179 (88.61%) Finance
4 169 (83.66%) SQL
5 159 (78.71%) Visual Analytics
5 159 (78.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 154 (76.24%) Banking
7 153 (75.74%) Infrastructure Management
8 147 (72.77%) Base SAS
9 139 (68.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 134 (66.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 126 (62.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 118 (58.42%) PROC SQL
12 118 (58.42%) SAS Macro
12 118 (58.42%) ProC
13 81 (40.10%) Analytical Skills
14 76 (37.62%) Microsoft
15 71 (35.15%) Oracle
15 71 (35.15%) Mentoring
16 69 (34.16%) People Management
17 50 (24.75%) Visualisation
18 48 (23.76%) Tableau
19 44 (21.78%) QlikView
20 28 (13.86%) Unix
21 26 (12.87%) Credit Risk
21 26 (12.87%) Marketing
22 25 (12.38%) ETL
23 24 (11.88%) Degree
24 22 (10.89%) Data Integration
24 22 (10.89%) Big Data

SAS Consultant Skill Set
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
1 202 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (5.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (9.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (78.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 147 (72.77%) Base SAS
3 134 (66.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 126 (62.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 44 (21.78%) QlikView
6 22 (10.89%) Big Data
7 13 (6.44%) Hadoop
8 11 (5.45%) Apache Hive
8 11 (5.45%) Impala
9 10 (4.95%) SQL Server
10 8 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.97%) SAS EBI
12 4 (1.98%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.99%) OLAP
13 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.99%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.50%) Cognos Report Studio
14 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 118 (58.42%) ProC
General
1 179 (88.61%) Finance
2 154 (76.24%) Banking
3 26 (12.87%) Marketing
4 12 (5.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.45%) JSON
1 11 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (40.10%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.87%) Credit Risk
3 11 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.47%) NHS
6 5 (2.48%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.86%) Unix
2 9 (4.46%) Windows
3 7 (3.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (93.56%) Analytics
2 159 (78.71%) Visual Analytics
3 153 (75.74%) Infrastructure Management
4 139 (68.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (35.15%) Mentoring
6 69 (34.16%) People Management
7 50 (24.75%) Visualisation
8 25 (12.38%) ETL
9 22 (10.89%) Data Integration
10 21 (10.40%) Project Management
11 19 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (9.41%) Customer Analytics
11 19 (9.41%) Line Management
11 19 (9.41%) Marketing Analytics
11 19 (9.41%) Process Improvement
12 16 (7.92%) Data Management
13 14 (6.93%) Statistics
14 12 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (5.94%) Mathematics
15 11 (5.45%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (83.66%) SQL
2 118 (58.42%) PROC SQL
2 118 (58.42%) SAS Macro
3 19 (9.41%) VBA
4 13 (6.44%) Python
5 12 (5.94%) R
6 11 (5.45%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.49%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 24 (11.88%) Degree
2 12 (5.94%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.45%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 76 (37.62%) Microsoft
2 71 (35.15%) Oracle
3 48 (23.76%) Tableau
4 8 (3.96%) Informatica
5 7 (3.47%) Teradata
6 4 (1.98%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos
7 1 (0.50%) SAP