The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 13.21% 26.98% 37.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.64% 85.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 23
Average salary £35,814 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
North West

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 Cumbria region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 20.75% 31.75% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cumbria

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Barrow-in-Furness 0 4 £31,627 -
Whitehaven - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) DSDM
4 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) MS Access
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Sage
5 2 (25.00%) Primavera
5 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Information Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) Primavera
4 1 (12.50%) Open Text
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos