The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 2.94% 16.39% 11.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 83.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Average salary £29,000 £25,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -42.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
Suffolk

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 Bury St Edmunds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 14.71% 19.67% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 10
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Autodesk
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) PLM
3 2 (50.00%) PDM
3 2 (50.00%) IFS
4 1 (25.00%) RPG
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) RPG/400
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) iSeries
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) PDM
2 2 (50.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) RPG/400
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (50.00%) IFS
3 1 (25.00%) arcserve
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware