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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.29% 9.29% 5.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 36.11% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Median salary £100,000 £53,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -17.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
42 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 33.87% 25.71% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 30
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 19 (79.17%) Windows
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Solaris
5 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (37.50%) NAS
6 9 (37.50%) SRDF
6 9 (37.50%) FCoE
6 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (37.50%) Multicast
6 9 (37.50%) SAN
6 9 (37.50%) NetApp
6 9 (37.50%) Benchmarking
6 9 (37.50%) Banking
6 9 (37.50%) EMC
6 9 (37.50%) Intel
6 9 (37.50%) NFS
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 9 (37.50%) LAN
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) HP
8 7 (29.17%) Kerberos
8 7 (29.17%) Apache

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Apache
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (29.17%) IIS
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) FCoE
1 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) Multicast
1 9 (37.50%) NAS
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
1 9 (37.50%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) Kerberos
3 3 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Informix
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Database Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 9 (37.50%) IT Architect
1 9 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Storage Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Storage Solutions Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Unix Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Solaris
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (37.50%) Unix
5 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Android
6 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Benchmarking
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Resource Management
2 7 (29.17%) Security Patching
2 7 (29.17%) Supplier Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) ITSM
3 3 (12.50%) Market Research
3 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Information Management
4 1 (4.17%) Presales
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) VB
3 3 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) NFS
2 9 (37.50%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
1 7 (29.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (29.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Opsview
2 3 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) EMC
3 9 (37.50%) Intel
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) 3PAR
5 7 (29.17%) Altiris
5 7 (29.17%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.50%) Sybase
7 1 (4.17%) SAP