The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 131 113 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.49% 15.89% 18.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.19% 50.90% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 101
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
South 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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 222 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.85% 31.22% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 192 200 136
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bournemouth -1 84 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Poole +2 35 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Dorchester - 3 £26,000 - 1
Ferndown - 3 £22,500 -
Wimborne +1 1 £45,000 +32.35%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 230 (74.43%) .NET
2 201 (65.05%) C#
3 195 (63.11%) ASP.NET
4 157 (50.81%) SQL
5 142 (45.95%) JavaScript
6 141 (45.63%) HTML
7 140 (45.31%) MVC
8 123 (39.81%) CSS
9 95 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (26.21%) Microsoft
11 75 (24.27%) jQuery
12 63 (20.39%) Degree
13 57 (18.45%) .NET Framework
14 54 (17.48%) WCF
15 52 (16.83%) Software Engineering
16 51 (16.50%) Windows
17 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
18 49 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
19 45 (14.56%) Visual Studio
20 44 (14.24%) Oracle
20 44 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
21 43 (13.92%) OO
22 34 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
23 33 (10.68%) XML
24 32 (10.36%) TDD
25 30 (9.71%) IIS
26 29 (9.39%) Web Application Development
26 29 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 29 (9.39%) VMware
27 28 (9.06%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 30 (9.71%) IIS
2 23 (7.44%) CMS
3 22 (7.12%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.15%) Node.js
4 19 (6.15%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.88%) Umbraco
6 11 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.62%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (1.62%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.29%) Apache
8 4 (1.29%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.97%) Immediacy CMS
10 2 (0.65%) Confluence
11 1 (0.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.21%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.62%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.29%) AWD
4 3 (0.97%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.65%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.29%) Office 365
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.15%) Firewall
2 15 (4.85%) SAN
3 14 (4.53%) WAN
4 13 (4.21%) LAN
5 12 (3.88%) VoIP
6 9 (2.91%) DNS
7 6 (1.94%) NAS
8 5 (1.62%) FTP
8 5 (1.62%) Internet
9 4 (1.29%) VLAN
9 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.29%) DHCP
9 4 (1.29%) LDAP
10 2 (0.65%) Intranet
11 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 34 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (7.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.56%) MySQL
6 11 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.97%) OLTP
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.65%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (14.56%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.27%) Subversion
4 4 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.29%) NUnit
5 2 (0.65%) NCrunch
5 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.65%) Moq
5 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.65%) JIRA
5 2 (0.65%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.65%) WATIR
5 2 (0.65%) Toad
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (9.06%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Games
3 15 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.85%) Retail
4 13 (4.21%) Banking
5 8 (2.59%) Marketing
6 7 (2.27%) Back Office
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 225 (72.82%) Developer
2 103 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 64 (20.71%) C# Developer
4 46 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (13.27%) Web Developer
6 32 (10.36%) Software Developer
7 30 (9.71%) Senior Developer
7 30 (9.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (9.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (5.83%) Architect
10 15 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (4.21%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (3.88%) Junior Developer
12 12 (3.88%) Junior
13 11 (3.56%) Applications Support
13 11 (3.56%) PHP Developer
13 11 (3.56%) C# Web Developer
14 10 (3.24%) Team Leader
15 9 (2.91%) Analyst
15 9 (2.91%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (74.43%) .NET
2 195 (63.11%) ASP.NET
3 141 (45.63%) HTML
4 123 (39.81%) CSS
5 95 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (24.27%) jQuery
7 57 (18.45%) .NET Framework
8 54 (17.48%) WCF
9 33 (10.68%) XML
10 29 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 28 (9.06%) SOAP
12 25 (8.09%) HTML5
13 24 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (7.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 20 (6.47%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (6.15%) Ninject
16 17 (5.50%) JSON
17 16 (5.18%) NHibernate
18 14 (4.53%) Web Services
18 14 (4.53%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.12%) Mobile App
2 18 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.18%) iPhone
4 12 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.88%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.88%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.94%) Physics
7 4 (1.29%) PDA
7 4 (1.29%) Replication
7 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.65%) Social Network
8 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.32%) User Experience
9 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.50%) Windows
2 22 (7.12%) Android
3 20 (6.47%) Linux
4 14 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.97%) UNIX
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (45.31%) MVC
2 52 (16.83%) Software Engineering
3 49 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (13.92%) OO
5 32 (10.36%) TDD
6 29 (9.39%) Web Application Development
7 26 (8.41%) Web Development
8 24 (7.77%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (7.12%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.15%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (5.50%) B2B
11 17 (5.50%) OOD
12 16 (5.18%) SOA
13 14 (4.53%) Scrum
13 14 (4.53%) Time Management
14 11 (3.56%) OO PHP
14 11 (3.56%) ETL
14 11 (3.56%) CRM
14 11 (3.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 201 (65.05%) C#
2 157 (50.81%) SQL
3 142 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 27 (8.74%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.47%) VB.NET
6 16 (5.18%) Java
6 16 (5.18%) PHP
7 15 (4.85%) VB
8 11 (3.56%) PHP5
8 11 (3.56%) VB6
9 10 (3.24%) C++
10 8 (2.59%) VC++
11 5 (1.62%) Perl
12 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (20.39%) Degree
2 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.91%) MCP
3 9 (2.91%) MCSD
3 9 (2.91%) MCTS
4 8 (2.59%) MCPD
5 7 (2.27%) MCSA
6 4 (1.29%) MCITP
7 3 (0.97%) MCSE
7 3 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.32%) HNC
8 1 (0.32%) HND
8 1 (0.32%) CCNA
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (1.29%) UAG
4 3 (0.97%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (0.65%) XenApp
5 2 (0.65%) XenServer
5 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) SCSM
1 4 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (1.29%) SCCM
1 4 (1.29%) SCOM
1 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.29%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.65%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 81 (26.21%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.24%) Oracle
3 29 (9.39%) VMware
4 21 (6.80%) Google
5 16 (5.18%) Citrix
6 14 (4.53%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.91%) JBoss
8 8 (2.59%) SonicWALL
9 6 (1.94%) Twitter
10 5 (1.62%) EMC
10 5 (1.62%) Veeam
10 5 (1.62%) Facebook
11 4 (1.29%) Panasonic
11 4 (1.29%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.29%) NetApp
11 4 (1.29%) Lotus
11 4 (1.29%) Avaya
11 4 (1.29%) Cisco
11 4 (1.29%) Clearswift
11 4 (1.29%) Symantec
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sherborne, Dorset
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £ Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £37500 per annum - Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 23 days ago