Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 242 243
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -63
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 2,390 2,578 2,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.47% 1.45% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 4.78% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,137 2,285 2,430
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +3.45%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 47,214 53,951 55,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.13% 30.24% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38,837 44,371 47,797
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services.

Salary trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 16 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England +9 2,271 £50,000 +5.26% 315
UK excluding London -38 1,191 £42,500 - 226
London +52 1,164 £57,500 - 109
North of England -64 339 £42,500 +1.19% 71
South East +22 295 £47,500 +5.56% 39
Midlands -1 267 £42,500 - 44
Yorkshire -60 156 £45,000 - 34
West Midlands +12 155 £42,500 - 25
North West -60 153 £42,500 +6.25% 33
East of England +14 141 £45,000 +5.88% 34
East Midlands +8 111 £43,500 +0.58% 19
South West -72 66 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Scotland +8 57 £40,000 +2.56% 19
North East +12 30 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wales +23 28 £38,750 -27.91% 1
Northern Ireland -1 3 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 2,170 (90.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,071 (86.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,920 (80.33%) SQL
4 1,861 (77.87%) SQL Server
5 1,857 (77.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1,326 (55.48%) Microsoft
7 1,262 (52.80%) Data Warehouse
8 1,173 (49.08%) T-SQL
9 972 (40.67%) Power BI
10 897 (37.53%) ETL
11 632 (26.44%) Finance
12 584 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 487 (20.38%) C#
14 485 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
15 462 (19.33%) Analytics
16 452 (18.91%) .NET
17 392 (16.40%) Visualisation
18 378 (15.82%) Tableau
19 347 (14.52%) Data Modelling
20 343 (14.35%) Microsoft Excel
21 325 (13.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 307 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
23 280 (11.72%) SQL Server 2012
24 262 (10.96%) SQL Server 2016
25 253 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
26 228 (9.54%) OLAP
27 225 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
28 216 (9.04%) MDX
29 214 (8.95%) Degree
30 213 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server Analysis Services
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
1 177 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 53 (2.22%) SAS
3 43 (1.80%) IIS
4 25 (1.05%) Confluence
5 22 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 22 (0.92%) CMS
6 17 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (0.46%) Anypoint
8 11 (0.46%) DNN
8 11 (0.46%) Mule
8 11 (0.46%) Mule ESB
9 10 (0.42%) Apache
10 9 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.25%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.25%) Plone
12 6 (0.25%) Zope
Applications
1 343 (14.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (0.50%) SPSS
5 8 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.042%) Stata
Business Applications
1 38 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (1.55%) Cognos TM1
3 27 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 27 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.63%) FastStats
6 9 (0.38%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.25%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
8 4 (0.17%) Elite 3E
8 4 (0.17%) HFM
9 3 (0.13%) Maximo
9 3 (0.13%) SAP MDG
10 2 (0.084%) Carpe Diem
10 2 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.084%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.042%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.042%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 584 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (7.28%) Azure Data Factory
3 134 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (2.93%) PaaS
5 52 (2.18%) Data Lake Analytics
6 51 (2.13%) Office 365
7 31 (1.30%) SaaS
8 24 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
8 24 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
9 22 (0.92%) IaaS
10 15 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.50%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
13 10 (0.42%) GitHub
14 6 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 2 (0.084%) Azure Functions
16 2 (0.084%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.88%) Internet
2 15 (0.63%) SAN
3 10 (0.42%) Intranet
4 7 (0.29%) HTTP
5 6 (0.25%) SMS
6 5 (0.21%) DNS
6 5 (0.21%) Firewall
6 5 (0.21%) LAN
6 5 (0.21%) WAN
7 4 (0.17%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.17%) PBX
7 4 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.17%) VoIP
8 3 (0.13%) NAS
8 3 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.084%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.084%) FTP
9 2 (0.084%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.042%) DHCP
10 1 (0.042%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,170 (90.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2,071 (86.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,861 (77.87%) SQL Server
4 1,262 (52.80%) Data Warehouse
5 972 (40.67%) Power BI
6 325 (13.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 280 (11.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 262 (10.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 253 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 228 (9.54%) OLAP
11 204 (8.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 198 (8.28%) Relational Database
13 188 (7.87%) Data Lake
14 182 (7.62%) Azure SQL Database
15 159 (6.65%) QlikView
16 137 (5.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 136 (5.69%) Big Data
18 114 (4.77%) OLAP Cube
19 86 (3.60%) NoSQL
20 83 (3.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 213 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 150 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 75 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 65 (2.72%) Git (software)
5 51 (2.13%) JIRA
6 33 (1.38%) Subversion
7 30 (1.26%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
8 25 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 21 (0.88%) ER Studio
10 20 (0.84%) ERwin
11 17 (0.71%) Jasmine
11 17 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
11 17 (0.71%) PhantomJS
11 17 (0.71%) webpack
12 14 (0.59%) Maven
13 11 (0.46%) IntelliJ
13 11 (0.46%) JUnit
13 11 (0.46%) Mockito
13 11 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 632 (26.44%) Finance
2 167 (6.99%) Advertising
3 135 (5.65%) Retail
4 126 (5.27%) Banking
5 73 (3.05%) Marketing
6 38 (1.59%) Law
7 32 (1.34%) Legal
8 29 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 22 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.59%) Back Office
11 13 (0.54%) Telecoms
12 11 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 7 (0.29%) Billing
14 7 (0.29%) Games
15 4 (0.17%) Automotive
16 3 (0.13%) Electronics
17 2 (0.084%) Publishing
17 2 (0.084%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,450 (60.67%) Developer
2 881 (36.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 610 (25.52%) SQL Developer
4 317 (13.26%) SQL BI Developer
5 310 (12.97%) Analyst
6 308 (12.89%) SSIS Developer
7 266 (11.13%) SSRS Developer
8 239 (10.00%) DBA
9 237 (9.92%) Senior Developer
10 217 (9.08%) SQL DBA
11 211 (8.83%) SSAS Developer
12 190 (7.95%) Consultant
12 190 (7.95%) SQL Server Developer
13 175 (7.32%) Business Developer
14 155 (6.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 150 (6.28%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 141 (5.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 127 (5.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
18 124 (5.19%) C# Developer
19 119 (4.98%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (18.91%) .NET
2 216 (9.04%) MDX
3 132 (5.52%) HTML
4 119 (4.98%) .NET Framework
5 110 (4.60%) Web Services
6 105 (4.39%) ASP.NET
7 102 (4.27%) CSS
8 95 (3.97%) Entity Framework
9 92 (3.85%) XML
10 67 (2.80%) AngularJS
11 66 (2.76%) jQuery
12 59 (2.47%) JSON
13 53 (2.22%) HTML5
14 44 (1.84%) REST
15 37 (1.55%) RESTful
16 36 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (1.46%) SOAP
18 32 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 32 (1.34%) LINQ
19 29 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 307 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.31%) Replication
3 96 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
4 83 (3.47%) Clustering
5 67 (2.80%) Data Structures
6 62 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 59 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.55%) Fintech
9 36 (1.51%) Reinsurance
10 32 (1.34%) NHS
11 31 (1.30%) User Experience
12 29 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
13 27 (1.13%) Driving Licence
14 24 (1.00%) Data Centre
15 22 (0.92%) Algorithms
16 18 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (0.54%) Client/Server
18 12 (0.50%) Mobile App
19 11 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
19 11 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (5.02%) Windows
2 48 (2.01%) Windows Server
3 34 (1.42%) Linux
4 20 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 11 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.17%) Unix
9 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.042%) Android
11 1 (0.042%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,857 (77.70%) Business Intelligence
2 897 (37.53%) ETL
3 485 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 462 (19.33%) Analytics
5 392 (16.40%) Visualisation
6 347 (14.52%) Data Modelling
7 225 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
8 206 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
9 202 (8.45%) Data Analysis
10 197 (8.24%) Dimensional Modelling
11 189 (7.91%) Data Management
12 185 (7.74%) Data Visualisation
13 184 (7.70%) Kimball Methodology
14 146 (6.11%) Migration
15 142 (5.94%) Scrum
16 124 (5.19%) SDLC
17 117 (4.90%) Data Science
18 115 (4.81%) Business Analysis
19 110 (4.60%) High Availability
20 97 (4.06%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 1,920 (80.33%) SQL
2 1,173 (49.08%) T-SQL
3 487 (20.38%) C#
4 209 (8.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 196 (8.20%) PowerShell
6 146 (6.11%) JavaScript
7 131 (5.48%) Python
8 126 (5.27%) VBA
9 82 (3.43%) VB.NET
10 79 (3.31%) VB
11 77 (3.22%) R
12 68 (2.85%) PL/SQL
13 63 (2.64%) Java
14 37 (1.55%) U-SQL
15 28 (1.17%) PHP
16 15 (0.63%) VB6
16 15 (0.63%) VBScript
17 14 (0.59%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.54%) C++
19 11 (0.46%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 214 (8.95%) Degree
2 93 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (0.79%) MCSE
4 19 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.71%) MCSA
6 11 (0.46%) MCITP
6 11 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.38%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.29%) MCP
9 6 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.21%) MCT
11 4 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.13%) CCNA
12 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.13%) ISEB
12 3 (0.13%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.44%) Data Quality
2 74 (3.10%) QA
3 43 (1.80%) SLA
4 31 (1.30%) GDPR
5 16 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.13%) PMO
10 2 (0.084%) MiFID
10 2 (0.084%) TickIT
11 1 (0.042%) EMIR
11 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (0.59%) HDFS
4 14 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.46%) LXC
6 7 (0.29%) Docker
7 5 (0.21%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.13%) vSphere
8 3 (0.13%) XenApp
9 2 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.042%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (0.46%) CloudHub
3 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (0.29%) Puppet
6 6 (0.25%) Ansible
7 5 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.17%) Control-M
8 4 (0.17%) Kibana
8 4 (0.17%) Oozie
8 4 (0.17%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.13%) SCOM
9 3 (0.13%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.084%) Consul
10 2 (0.084%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (0.084%) Grafana
10 2 (0.084%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.084%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1,326 (55.48%) Microsoft
2 378 (15.82%) Tableau
3 177 (7.41%) Oracle
4 103 (4.31%) Cognos
5 52 (2.18%) SAP
6 35 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (1.38%) Google
8 30 (1.26%) IBM
9 29 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
10 26 (1.09%) Informatica
10 26 (1.09%) VMware
11 24 (1.00%) Databricks
12 20 (0.84%) MuleSoft
13 18 (0.75%) Infragistics
14 16 (0.67%) Teradata
15 12 (0.50%) Alteryx
15 12 (0.50%) Cloudera
15 12 (0.50%) Hyperion
15 12 (0.50%) Nintex
15 12 (0.50%) Sitecore