The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 320 318 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.59% 13.34% 20.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.37% 45.49% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 290 284 463
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
611 699 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.85% 29.33% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 550 596 774
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 207 £40,000 -5.88% 42
Peterborough +3 63 £38,000 -0.19% 14
Ely - 1 £37,500 - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 373 (59.78%) .NET
2 372 (59.62%) C#
3 316 (50.64%) SQL
4 270 (43.27%) ASP.NET
5 213 (34.13%) Microsoft
6 196 (31.41%) HTML
7 194 (31.09%) Windows
8 175 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
9 174 (27.88%) MVC
10 161 (25.80%) JavaScript
11 151 (24.20%) Degree
12 144 (23.08%) CSS
13 121 (19.39%) jQuery
14 119 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 107 (17.15%) T-SQL
16 96 (15.38%) Java
16 96 (15.38%) TDD
17 87 (13.94%) MS Excel
18 84 (13.46%) Software Engineering
19 83 (13.30%) SQL Server 2008
20 82 (13.14%) OO
21 78 (12.50%) IIS
21 78 (12.50%) WCF
22 74 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
23 73 (11.70%) HTML5
23 73 (11.70%) Web Services
23 73 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
24 70 (11.22%) C++
24 70 (11.22%) Computer Science
25 67 (10.74%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 78 (12.50%) IIS
2 54 (8.65%) SharePoint
3 32 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 28 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (3.37%) Node.js
7 13 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (1.92%) Lync
8 12 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.92%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.28%) JBoss
10 7 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.80%) Apache
11 5 (0.80%) CMS
12 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.64%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.32%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 87 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Tridion
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.12%) SaaS
4 6 (0.96%) Office 365
5 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.17%) Internet
2 24 (3.85%) HTTP
2 24 (3.85%) DNS
3 20 (3.21%) SAN
3 20 (3.21%) Firewall
4 18 (2.88%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.76%) SNMP
5 11 (1.76%) SMTP
5 11 (1.76%) DHCP
6 10 (1.60%) VLAN
7 9 (1.44%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.44%) SSL
8 8 (1.28%) WAN
8 8 (1.28%) LDAP
9 7 (1.12%) Wireless
10 6 (0.96%) MPLS
11 5 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.80%) LAN
11 5 (0.80%) VPN
12 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (13.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 61 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 24 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (3.85%) MySQL
7 19 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.44%) OLAP
11 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.28%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.96%) DB2
13 6 (0.96%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.80%) RavenDB
14 5 (0.80%) Big Data
14 5 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (6.09%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 28 (4.49%) NUnit
4 25 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (3.37%) Selenium
5 21 (3.37%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.72%) Subversion
7 15 (2.40%) Moq
8 13 (2.08%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.92%) Hudson
9 12 (1.92%) MSTest
10 11 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.80%) Mockito
11 5 (0.80%) JUnit
12 4 (0.64%) Ant
12 4 (0.64%) Maven
12 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.64%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 55 (8.81%) Finance
2 28 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.04%) Back Office
4 18 (2.88%) Banking
5 14 (2.24%) Marketing
5 14 (2.24%) Front Office
6 7 (1.12%) Retail
7 6 (0.96%) Law
8 3 (0.48%) Automotive
8 3 (0.48%) Electronics
8 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 333 (53.37%) Developer
2 75 (12.02%) .NET Developer
3 63 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 59 (9.46%) AWS Developer
5 54 (8.65%) Programmer
6 47 (7.53%) DBA
6 47 (7.53%) Software Developer
6 47 (7.53%) Analyst
7 45 (7.21%) C# Developer
8 43 (6.89%) Senior Developer
9 41 (6.57%) SQL DBA
10 37 (5.93%) Web Developer
11 30 (4.81%) Administrator
12 29 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.37%) Consultant
14 19 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (3.04%) SQL Server DBA
15 18 (2.88%) Architect
16 17 (2.72%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (59.78%) .NET
2 270 (43.27%) ASP.NET
3 196 (31.41%) HTML
4 144 (23.08%) CSS
5 121 (19.39%) jQuery
6 119 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (12.50%) WCF
8 73 (11.70%) HTML5
8 73 (11.70%) Web Services
9 65 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (9.78%) .NET Framework
11 51 (8.17%) XML
12 49 (7.85%) KnockoutJS
13 44 (7.05%) CSS3
14 42 (6.73%) AngularJS
15 40 (6.41%) MFC
16 39 (6.25%) WPF
17 37 (5.93%) RESTful
18 35 (5.61%) Entity Framework
19 31 (4.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (11.22%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (4.97%) Mathematics
4 31 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 31 (4.97%) Pocket PC
5 27 (4.33%) Client/Server
6 25 (4.01%) Replication
7 19 (3.04%) Statistics
7 19 (3.04%) Mobile Payment
8 18 (2.88%) Clustering
9 16 (2.56%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.08%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.92%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.76%) SecurID
13 9 (1.44%) Streaming Music
13 9 (1.44%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.28%) Wiki
15 7 (1.12%) User Experience
16 6 (0.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 194 (31.09%) Windows
2 52 (8.33%) Android
3 48 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 40 (6.41%) Linux
5 22 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.76%) UNIX
8 8 (1.28%) Solaris
8 8 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.48%) CentOS
11 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.48%) AIX
11 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.32%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (27.88%) MVC
3 96 (15.38%) TDD
4 84 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 82 (13.14%) OO
6 61 (9.78%) SDLC
7 50 (8.01%) ITIL
8 43 (6.89%) Unit Testing
9 42 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (6.09%) Web Application Development
11 37 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (5.77%) BDD
13 35 (5.61%) Web Development
14 31 (4.97%) CRM
15 29 (4.65%) Project Management
16 28 (4.49%) Scrum
17 24 (3.85%) UML
18 23 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (3.69%) Mentoring
19 22 (3.53%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 372 (59.62%) C#
2 316 (50.64%) SQL
3 161 (25.80%) JavaScript
4 107 (17.15%) T-SQL
5 96 (15.38%) Java
6 70 (11.22%) C++
7 37 (5.93%) Objective-C
8 31 (4.97%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.17%) VB
10 20 (3.21%) PHP
11 19 (3.04%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.88%) Perl
13 16 (2.56%) VBScript
14 14 (2.24%) XAML
15 13 (2.08%) Ruby
16 12 (1.92%) Scala
17 11 (1.76%) C
18 9 (1.44%) VBA
19 8 (1.28%) Shell Script
20 7 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (24.20%) Degree
2 73 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (5.93%) MCP
4 17 (2.72%) MCITP
5 16 (2.56%) MCSE
6 10 (1.60%) MCT
6 10 (1.60%) MCTS
7 6 (0.96%) MCDST
7 6 (0.96%) MCSA
7 6 (0.96%) ISEB
8 5 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.48%) LPIC
10 3 (0.48%) RHCE
10 3 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.16%) CCAA
12 1 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.65%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.72%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.96%) XenApp
4 5 (0.80%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.48%) Postfix
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.48%) Xen
5 3 (0.48%) KVM
5 3 (0.48%) iptables
6 2 (0.32%) Docker
6 2 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (1.12%) Backup Exec
1 7 (1.12%) SCCM
1 7 (1.12%) SCOM
2 6 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.80%) Puppet
4 4 (0.64%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.48%) WSUS
6 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.16%) SCSM
7 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 213 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.53%) Oracle
3 46 (7.37%) VMware
4 21 (3.37%) Citrix
5 18 (2.88%) HP
6 15 (2.40%) Cisco
7 14 (2.24%) Sitecore
7 14 (2.24%) Xamarin
8 13 (2.08%) TOWER Software
9 10 (1.60%) Google
9 10 (1.60%) IBM
10 9 (1.44%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.12%) SAP
11 7 (1.12%) 3PAR
12 6 (0.96%) Symantec
13 5 (0.80%) WatchGuard
13 5 (0.80%) Sencha
13 5 (0.80%) Imperva
13 5 (0.80%) Apple
13 5 (0.80%) Nintex
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £16k - 20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + 6.5% pension, health care, 25 days, flexi time + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + bonus, pension, health, 25 days and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 55k + Bonus, Flexitime, 25 days and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EPM
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago