The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 12.58% 20.00% 30.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.72% 45.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 9
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
SQL Server
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 20 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.83% 44.44% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Belfast

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 17 (53.13%) .NET
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Web Services
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) WCF
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
9 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (15.63%) Confluence
9 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.63%) ETL
9 5 (15.63%) MDX
9 5 (15.63%) JIRA
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 5 (15.63%) Confluence
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) IDOL
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Data Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) WCF
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) MDX
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE
8 2 (6.25%) JMS
8 2 (6.25%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) Ajax
9 1 (3.13%) Java EE
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) NetWare
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) ETL
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) Document Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.38%) Process Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) VB
3 3 (9.38%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISM
3 1 (3.13%) CISMP
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.13%) IISP
3 1 (3.13%) ISACA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) HL7
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (9.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Adobe
5 2 (6.25%) Kofax
5 2 (6.25%) OpenText
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Novell
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
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