Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SAS Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior SAS Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1225 1261
Rank change year-on-year +54 +36 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SAS Analyst 35 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 36
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,525 £39,375
90th Percentile £67,250 £61,625 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Senior SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SAS Analyst in the UK

Senior SAS Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior SAS Analyst in the UK

Senior SAS Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SAS Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SAS Analyst in the UK

Senior SAS Analyst
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SAS Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +33 25 £47,500 +5.56% 4
UK excluding London +38 24 £45,000 - 4
London +27 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Scotland -11 10 £47,500 +15.15%
North of England - 8 £42,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
North West - 4 £42,500 - 1
South East +44 3 £45,000 -
Midlands +37 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +16 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1

Senior SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior SAS Analyst 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 Senior SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) SAS
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 17 (48.57%) Analytics
4 16 (45.71%) Credit Risk
5 12 (34.29%) Banking
6 10 (28.57%) Base SAS
7 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) Customer Insight
8 6 (17.14%) International Banking
9 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.29%) Data Management
9 5 (14.29%) Tableau
10 4 (11.43%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (11.43%) Campaign Management
10 4 (11.43%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (11.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (11.43%) Power BI
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.43%) ETL
10 4 (11.43%) Adobe
10 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (11.43%) Web Analytics
10 4 (11.43%) Marketing
10 4 (11.43%) QlikView
10 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
10 4 (11.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing

Senior SAS Analyst 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 35 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SPSS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Base SAS
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 4 (11.43%) Power BI
2 4 (11.43%) QlikView
2 4 (11.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (11.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) International Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Analytics
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Customer Insight
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (11.43%) Campaign Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (11.43%) ETL
4 4 (11.43%) Propensity Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Stress Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.43%) Web Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Scorecard
5 2 (5.71%) Statistics
6 1 (2.86%) Multivariate Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) R
3 1 (2.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) IAS 39
1 1 (2.86%) IFRS
1 1 (2.86%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Tableau
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.86%) Vertica