The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 20 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.20% 3.16% 5.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.73% 23.08% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £55,000 £82,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 13 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.49% 13.68% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 93
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £140,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Project Governance
4 5 (27.78%) Sybase
4 5 (27.78%) Legal
4 5 (27.78%) PMI
4 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (22.22%) Presales
5 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (5.56%) Billing
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) German Language
5 1 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Implementation Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Implementation Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Project Implementation Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC Manager
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) WF
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PMI
2 3 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
1 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
3 5 (27.78%) Project Governance
4 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Sybase
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft