The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 293 337 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.13% 21.18% 19.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.60% 64.81% 60.89%
Number of salaries quoted 272 308 277
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
SQL Server
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
557 520 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.67% 32.68% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 475 469 459
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 308 (48.73%) .NET
2 279 (44.15%) SQL
3 252 (39.87%) C#
4 213 (33.70%) ASP.NET
5 182 (28.80%) Microsoft
6 160 (25.32%) Windows
7 154 (24.37%) HTML
8 149 (23.58%) MVC
9 142 (22.47%) Oracle
10 136 (21.52%) JavaScript
11 120 (18.99%) CSS
12 119 (18.83%) Scrum
13 116 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 114 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
15 109 (17.25%) Degree
16 105 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 102 (16.14%) XML
18 99 (15.66%) VMware
19 96 (15.19%) Java
20 92 (14.56%) TDD
21 90 (14.24%) MS Excel
21 90 (14.24%) Finance
22 84 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 79 (12.50%) WCF
24 77 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
25 76 (12.03%) Software Engineering
26 74 (11.71%) Relational Database
27 73 (11.55%) T-SQL
28 72 (11.39%) MySQL
29 68 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (10.60%) SharePoint
2 59 (9.34%) WebSphere
3 56 (8.86%) IIS
4 53 (8.39%) WebLogic
5 29 (4.59%) Umbraco
6 27 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 27 (4.27%) Apache ServiceMix
7 26 (4.11%) MS Exchange
8 18 (2.85%) CMS
9 17 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.90%) Node.js
11 11 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.27%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.11%) Apache
14 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.79%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 90 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.22%) MS Office
3 9 (1.42%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.47%) MS Project
4 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.63%) Agresso
5 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.79%) Pure360
4 4 (0.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.49%) Firewall
2 34 (5.38%) SAN
3 31 (4.91%) DNS
4 25 (3.96%) HTTP
5 23 (3.64%) VPN
6 19 (3.01%) DHCP
7 18 (2.85%) SMTP
8 15 (2.37%) Intranet
9 10 (1.58%) ISDN
9 10 (1.58%) LAN
9 10 (1.58%) PPTP
9 10 (1.58%) IPsec
10 8 (1.27%) Network Security
10 8 (1.27%) H.323
10 8 (1.27%) VoIP
10 8 (1.27%) Internet
10 8 (1.27%) TCP/IP
11 7 (1.11%) WAN
11 7 (1.11%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 84 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 72 (11.39%) MySQL
5 65 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 53 (8.39%) RDBMS
8 44 (6.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 40 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (3.48%) MongoDB
12 21 (3.32%) Big Data
13 19 (3.01%) NoSQL
14 14 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (2.06%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.90%) QlikView
17 11 (1.74%) MS Access
18 10 (1.58%) OLAP
19 9 (1.42%) DB2
19 9 (1.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (7.28%) JUnit
2 40 (6.33%) Eclipse
2 40 (6.33%) Ant
3 33 (5.22%) NUnit
4 32 (5.06%) Moq
5 31 (4.91%) Eclipse RCP
5 31 (4.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 30 (4.75%) Visual Studio
7 25 (3.96%) MSTest
8 20 (3.16%) Git (software)
9 18 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (2.85%) Maven
10 16 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.95%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.95%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.95%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.79%) Selenium
14 4 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 90 (14.24%) Finance
2 45 (7.12%) Banking
3 31 (4.91%) French Language
4 28 (4.43%) Marketing
5 20 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.85%) Legal
7 17 (2.69%) Back Office
8 16 (2.53%) Advertising
9 9 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.27%) Games
11 7 (1.11%) Retail
11 7 (1.11%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.95%) Law
13 5 (0.79%) Electronics
14 4 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.63%) Military
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
15 2 (0.32%) International Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Billing
16 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 322 (50.95%) Developer
2 152 (24.05%) .NET Developer
3 82 (12.97%) C# Developer
4 72 (11.39%) Analyst
5 68 (10.76%) Senior Developer
6 56 (8.86%) Administrator
7 49 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (6.49%) Applications Support
9 39 (6.17%) DBA
10 38 (6.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (4.59%) Support Analyst
12 28 (4.43%) Support Engineer
12 28 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
12 28 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (4.27%) Software Developer
14 25 (3.96%) Software Engineer
14 25 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
15 24 (3.80%) Senior C# Developer
15 24 (3.80%) Team Leader
16 23 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (48.73%) .NET
2 213 (33.70%) ASP.NET
3 154 (24.37%) HTML
4 120 (18.99%) CSS
5 105 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 102 (16.14%) XML
7 79 (12.50%) WCF
8 64 (10.13%) jQuery
9 63 (9.97%) .NET Framework
10 56 (8.86%) Web Services
11 49 (7.75%) JSP
12 46 (7.28%) J2EE
12 46 (7.28%) WPF
13 44 (6.96%) Servlets
14 43 (6.80%) GWT
15 42 (6.65%) WebSphere MQ
16 41 (6.49%) XSLT
17 40 (6.33%) JMS
18 39 (6.17%) Spring
19 35 (5.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.81%) N-Tier
2 56 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 56 (8.86%) Inversion of Control
3 51 (8.07%) Client/Server
4 42 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (4.91%) SWIFT
6 22 (3.48%) Replication
7 21 (3.32%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.58%) BBC
9 10 (1.58%) Open Source
9 10 (1.58%) Social Media
10 9 (1.42%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.11%) Semantic Web
13 5 (0.79%) DTV
13 5 (0.79%) Clustering
13 5 (0.79%) Web 2.0
14 4 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 160 (25.32%) Windows
2 54 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (8.39%) Linux
4 49 (7.75%) UNIX
5 26 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (4.11%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.27%) AIX
8 7 (1.11%) Solaris
8 7 (1.11%) Android
8 7 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.95%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (23.58%) MVC
2 119 (18.83%) Scrum
3 114 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (14.56%) TDD
5 76 (12.03%) Software Engineering
6 64 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (9.65%) Unit Testing
8 59 (9.34%) OO
9 51 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (6.80%) Web Application Development
11 41 (6.49%) UML
12 37 (5.85%) ITIL
13 34 (5.38%) CRM
14 31 (4.91%) Problem Management
14 31 (4.91%) Content Management
15 30 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (4.43%) ETL
17 27 (4.27%) Kanban
17 27 (4.27%) MVVM
18 25 (3.96%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 279 (44.15%) SQL
2 252 (39.87%) C#
3 136 (21.52%) JavaScript
4 96 (15.19%) Java
5 73 (11.55%) T-SQL
6 58 (9.18%) VB.NET
7 26 (4.11%) C
8 25 (3.96%) Ruby
8 25 (3.96%) VB
9 16 (2.53%) C++
9 16 (2.53%) VBA
10 15 (2.37%) PHP
11 14 (2.22%) VB6
12 13 (2.06%) Python
13 12 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.42%) Perl
15 8 (1.27%) Delphi
16 7 (1.11%) VBScript
17 5 (0.79%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 109 (17.25%) Degree
2 68 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.22%) MCP
4 27 (4.27%) MCSD
5 26 (4.11%) MCSE
5 26 (4.11%) MCTS
6 23 (3.64%) MCAD
7 18 (2.85%) MCSA
8 14 (2.22%) CCNA
8 14 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.90%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.42%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.42%) ISEB
11 4 (0.63%) HND
11 4 (0.63%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.47%) CCNP
12 3 (0.47%) MCITP
13 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.32%) QA
2 8 (1.27%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.47%) GAMP
5 3 (0.47%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (10.76%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.80%) VMware ESX
3 24 (3.80%) vSphere
4 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.27%) Nagios
1 8 (1.27%) logstash
2 4 (0.63%) WSUS
3 3 (0.47%) SCCM
3 3 (0.47%) Puppet
3 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.47%) ARCserve
3 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.32%) SCOM
4 2 (0.32%) MOM
5 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 182 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 142 (22.47%) Oracle
3 99 (15.66%) VMware
4 57 (9.02%) JBoss
5 52 (8.23%) Google
6 45 (7.12%) IBM
7 21 (3.32%) Citrix
8 16 (2.53%) SAP
9 13 (2.06%) Apple
10 12 (1.90%) Sage
10 12 (1.90%) Cisco
10 12 (1.90%) Sybase
11 10 (1.58%) Informatica
11 10 (1.58%) Tableau
12 9 (1.42%) Facebook
12 9 (1.42%) Yahoo!
12 9 (1.42%) Sony
13 8 (1.27%) Logi Analytics
13 8 (1.27%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.11%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago