The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 13 24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 19.12% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 100.00% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £47,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.68%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
South Wales

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 Caerphilly region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 5.56% 19.12% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 16
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £57,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) HP
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (71.43%) MCSE
4 9 (64.29%) IIS
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
6 7 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (42.86%) NAS
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (42.86%) .NET
7 6 (42.86%) MCP
7 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 6 (42.86%) DNS
8 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
8 5 (35.71%) SAP
8 5 (35.71%) Internet
8 5 (35.71%) Symantec
8 5 (35.71%) SAP Certification
8 5 (35.71%) Veritas
8 5 (35.71%) Commerce Server
8 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (35.71%) CMS
8 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) Commerce Server
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 4 (28.57%) Site Server
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) NAS
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
5 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) SAP Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) Veritas
5 4 (28.57%) Sun
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
6 1 (7.14%) Facebook
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix