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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 138 91 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.14% 13.83% 18.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.88% 49.46% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 117 78 102
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
266 184 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.89% 27.96% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 197 165 136
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 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 2 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
Bournemouth +2 88 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Poole +2 30 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Ferndown - 3 £22,500 -
Dorchester - 2 £26,000 - 2
Wimborne -3 1 £45,000 +32.35%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 234 (74.52%) .NET
2 205 (65.29%) C#
3 199 (63.38%) ASP.NET
4 161 (51.27%) SQL
5 149 (47.45%) MVC
6 146 (46.50%) JavaScript
7 145 (46.18%) HTML
8 128 (40.76%) CSS
9 102 (32.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (25.48%) jQuery
11 79 (25.16%) Microsoft
12 62 (19.75%) Degree
13 61 (19.43%) .NET Framework
14 59 (18.79%) Software Engineering
15 56 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (17.52%) WCF
17 50 (15.92%) Windows
17 50 (15.92%) MS Excel
18 45 (14.33%) Visual Studio
19 43 (13.69%) OO
19 43 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
20 42 (13.38%) Oracle
21 36 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
21 36 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 33 (10.51%) T-SQL
22 33 (10.51%) XML
22 33 (10.51%) TDD
23 31 (9.87%) IIS
23 31 (9.87%) Web Development
24 29 (9.24%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 31 (9.87%) IIS
2 25 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.69%) CMS
4 19 (6.05%) MS Exchange
4 19 (6.05%) Node.js
5 11 (3.50%) Umbraco
5 11 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (1.59%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.27%) Apache
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.96%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.96%) Immediacy CMS
9 2 (0.64%) Confluence
10 1 (0.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 50 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.82%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.27%) AWD
4 3 (0.96%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.64%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.27%) SaaS
2 4 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.73%) Firewall
2 15 (4.78%) SAN
3 13 (4.14%) WAN
4 12 (3.82%) LAN
5 11 (3.50%) VoIP
6 8 (2.55%) DNS
7 6 (1.91%) NAS
8 5 (1.59%) FTP
9 4 (1.27%) LDAP
9 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.27%) DHCP
9 4 (1.27%) VLAN
9 4 (1.27%) Internet
10 2 (0.64%) Intranet
11 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 36 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.18%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.18%) MySQL
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (0.96%) OLTP
9 2 (0.64%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.32%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 45 (14.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.87%) Subversion
4 6 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (1.91%) NUnit
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.64%) Moq
5 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.64%) NCrunch
5 2 (0.64%) JIRA
5 2 (0.64%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.64%) WATIR
5 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (9.24%) Finance
2 19 (6.05%) Games
3 16 (5.10%) Retail
4 14 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.82%) Banking
6 8 (2.55%) Marketing
7 7 (2.23%) Back Office
8 3 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 228 (72.61%) Developer
2 100 (31.85%) .NET Developer
3 61 (19.43%) C# Developer
4 43 (13.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (12.74%) Web Developer
6 35 (11.15%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.51%) Senior Developer
8 28 (8.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (8.28%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (5.73%) Architect
11 14 (4.46%) Junior
11 14 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.14%) Junior Developer
13 12 (3.82%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (3.18%) Team Leader
14 10 (3.18%) PHP Developer
14 10 (3.18%) Analyst
14 10 (3.18%) C# Web Developer
15 9 (2.87%) Java Developer
15 9 (2.87%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (74.52%) .NET
2 199 (63.38%) ASP.NET
3 145 (46.18%) HTML
4 128 (40.76%) CSS
5 102 (32.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (25.48%) jQuery
7 61 (19.43%) .NET Framework
8 55 (17.52%) WCF
9 36 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 33 (10.51%) XML
11 28 (8.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 28 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 27 (8.60%) SOAP
13 25 (7.96%) HTML5
14 20 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (6.05%) Ninject
16 18 (5.73%) AngularJS
17 17 (5.41%) NHibernate
18 16 (5.10%) JSON
19 14 (4.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.01%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.10%) iPhone
4 11 (3.50%) Data Integration
4 11 (3.50%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.91%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.59%) Physics
7 4 (1.27%) Social Network
7 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.27%) Replication
8 3 (0.96%) PDA
8 3 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.92%) Windows
2 22 (7.01%) Android
3 17 (5.41%) Linux
4 14 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.87%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) UNIX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (47.45%) MVC
2 59 (18.79%) Software Engineering
3 56 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (13.69%) OO
5 33 (10.51%) TDD
6 31 (9.87%) Web Development
7 29 (9.24%) Web Application Development
8 24 (7.64%) Dependency Injection
9 23 (7.32%) Scrum
10 22 (7.01%) E-Commerce
11 20 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (6.05%) Domain-Driven Design
13 16 (5.10%) B2B
13 16 (5.10%) SOA
14 15 (4.78%) OOD
15 14 (4.46%) Time Management
16 12 (3.82%) CRM
16 12 (3.82%) ETL
17 11 (3.50%) SEO
18 10 (3.18%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 205 (65.29%) C#
2 161 (51.27%) SQL
3 146 (46.50%) JavaScript
4 33 (10.51%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.37%) VB.NET
6 16 (5.10%) Java
7 15 (4.78%) PHP
7 15 (4.78%) VB
8 11 (3.50%) VB6
9 10 (3.18%) PHP5
9 10 (3.18%) C++
10 8 (2.55%) VC++
11 5 (1.59%) Perl
12 4 (1.27%) C
13 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (19.75%) Degree
2 26 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.87%) MCP
3 9 (2.87%) MCSD
3 9 (2.87%) MCTS
4 8 (2.55%) MCPD
5 6 (1.91%) MCSA
6 4 (1.27%) MCITP
7 3 (0.96%) MCSE
7 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.32%) CCNA
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.32%) HNC
8 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (1.27%) UAG
4 3 (0.96%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.64%) XenApp
5 2 (0.64%) XenServer
5 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) SCCM
1 4 (1.27%) SCOM
1 4 (1.27%) SCSM
2 3 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.96%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (0.96%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 79 (25.16%) Microsoft
2 42 (13.38%) Oracle
3 28 (8.92%) VMware
4 21 (6.69%) Google
5 15 (4.78%) Citrix
6 14 (4.46%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.87%) JBoss
8 8 (2.55%) SonicWALL
9 6 (1.91%) Twitter
10 5 (1.59%) TARGIT
10 5 (1.59%) Facebook
10 5 (1.59%) Veeam
10 5 (1.59%) EMC
11 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.96%) Panasonic
12 3 (0.96%) Clearswift
12 3 (0.96%) Symantec
12 3 (0.96%) Sun
12 3 (0.96%) HP
12 3 (0.96%) Cisco
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Bonus (eligible after 3 months)
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago