The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.54% 6.06% 3.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.21% 40.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 3
Average salary £38,250 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Bedfordshire

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 Dunstable region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
43 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 60.56% 15.15% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 3 22
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 14 (50.00%) Time Management
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Software Architecture
4 11 (39.29%) Banking
4 11 (39.29%) Retail
5 10 (35.71%) JSP
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) OOP
6 9 (32.14%) J2EE
6 9 (32.14%) EJB
6 9 (32.14%) J2SE
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.00%) C++
9 6 (21.43%) C#
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Citrix
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
10 5 (17.86%) MFC
10 5 (17.86%) VB
10 5 (17.86%) STL
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.29%) Clustering
11 4 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.14%) Lync
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) NAS
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Banking
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) JSP
2 9 (32.14%) J2EE
2 9 (32.14%) EJB
2 9 (32.14%) J2SE
3 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) MFC
4 5 (17.86%) STL
5 3 (10.71%) WPF
5 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) WinForms
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Time Management
2 11 (39.29%) Software Architecture
3 9 (32.14%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) VB6
6 3 (10.71%) XAML
7 2 (7.14%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) CCA
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
1 2 (7.14%) XenServer
1 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
1 6 (21.43%) Citrix
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) EMC
3 2 (7.14%) CommVault
3 2 (7.14%) AppSense
3 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.57%) XMPie
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe