The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 143 126 130
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.051% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 0.22% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Azure SQL Database
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
554 465 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.04% 23.72% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 453 404 486
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in Birmingham

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft