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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 10.64% 31.71% 11.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 86.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -35.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
10 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 21.28% 36.59% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 5
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -35.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 10 (76.92%) MCSE
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
4 8 (61.54%) CMS
4 8 (61.54%) Internet
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) Commerce Server
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) MCP
4 8 (61.54%) IIS
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) CMS
1 8 (61.54%) Commerce Server
1 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) Internet
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) MSTest
1 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (23.08%) Moq
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) WinForms
3 3 (23.08%) Spring.NET
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (23.08%) Ninject
3 3 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Social Network
2 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (23.08%) MVVM
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) VB
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Veritas
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 3 (23.08%) Facebook
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
5 2 (15.38%) Fortinet