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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 32.00% 25.00% 44.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 62.50% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Average salary £38,400 £28,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% -2.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 40.00% 40.00% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) IIS
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) MCSE
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) MCP
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) Commerce Server
3 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (53.33%) CMS
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
3 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (53.33%) IIS
1 8 (53.33%) Commerce Server
1 8 (53.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) OLAP
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) MCSE
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (53.33%) MCP
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Veritas
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle