The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 28.03% 23.08% 16.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.52% 63.46% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.91% 36.36% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in County Antrim

SQL Server
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Belfast -2 34 £42,500 +13.33% 12
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 46 (54.76%) SQL
2 46 (54.76%) .NET
3 35 (41.67%) HTML
4 34 (40.48%) C#
4 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (38.10%) Degree
5 32 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 28 (33.33%) XML
7 26 (30.95%) CSS
8 25 (29.76%) Web Services
9 24 (28.57%) MVC
10 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
10 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
11 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
11 22 (26.19%) Windows
12 21 (25.00%) Web Development
13 20 (23.81%) Oracle
14 19 (22.62%) Java
14 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
14 19 (22.62%) jQuery
14 19 (22.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (21.43%) Internet
16 17 (20.24%) IIS
16 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (19.05%) ITIL
18 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
18 14 (16.67%) Time Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 17 (20.24%) IIS
2 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.14%) PrestaShop
4 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.95%) CMS
4 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Internet
2 13 (15.48%) DHCP
2 13 (15.48%) DNS
2 13 (15.48%) Firewall
3 12 (14.29%) SAN
3 12 (14.29%) NAS
4 9 (10.71%) Intranet
5 5 (5.95%) RIP
5 5 (5.95%) PBX
5 5 (5.95%) VoIP
5 5 (5.95%) H.323
5 5 (5.95%) EIGRP
5 5 (5.95%) MGCP
5 5 (5.95%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.19%) CTI
6 1 (1.19%) HTTP
6 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) OLTP
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
2 19 (22.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.95%) Rational Rose
3 5 (5.95%) NUnit
3 5 (5.95%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.14%) Marketing
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Software Engineer
1 19 (22.62%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Programmer
7 5 (5.95%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Integration Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) .NET
2 35 (41.67%) HTML
3 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 28 (33.33%) XML
4 26 (30.95%) CSS
5 25 (29.76%) Web Services
6 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (22.62%) jQuery
8 11 (13.10%) Silverlight
9 10 (11.90%) XSLT
10 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.14%) Ajax
12 5 (5.95%) SOAP
12 5 (5.95%) COM+
12 5 (5.95%) VXML
12 5 (5.95%) JSON
12 5 (5.95%) YUI
13 3 (3.57%) JDBC
13 3 (3.57%) WCF
14 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.67%) User Experience
3 11 (13.10%) Clustering
4 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.71%) Client/Server
5 9 (10.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.95%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.38%) Open Source
7 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.38%) GIS
8 1 (1.19%) IVR
8 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Physics
8 1 (1.19%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.19%) Biology
8 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.95%) Linux
4 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) MVC
3 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
4 21 (25.00%) Web Development
5 16 (19.05%) ITIL
6 14 (16.67%) Time Management
6 14 (16.67%) Use Case
7 12 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 12 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (13.10%) Project Management
9 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.71%) User Stories
10 9 (10.71%) SOA
11 7 (8.33%) OO
11 7 (8.33%) Capacity Management
11 7 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) SQL
2 34 (40.48%) C#
3 19 (22.62%) Java
3 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.33%) C++
5 6 (7.14%) PHP
6 5 (5.95%) C
7 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.95%) MCAD
5 5 (5.95%) MCSD
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.38%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) CCNA
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 12 (14.29%) vSphere
3 7 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 12 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (4.76%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle
3 13 (15.48%) Veritas
3 13 (15.48%) Symantec
4 12 (14.29%) Sophos
4 12 (14.29%) VMware
4 12 (14.29%) Citrix
5 6 (7.14%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) Avaya
6 5 (5.95%) JBoss
6 5 (5.95%) Northgate
7 2 (2.38%) ESRI
8 1 (1.19%) KANA
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