The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / East of England
Rank 10 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 931 1102 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.29% 14.87% 18.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.93% 53.55% 61.52%
Number of salaries quoted 782 903 1140
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1759 2058 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.88% 27.77% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1683 1832
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 350 £47,500 +11.76% 42
Cambridgeshire -8 176 £40,000 - 27
Essex -4 140 £47,500 +5.55% 23
Bedfordshire +4 126 £37,500 -18.03% 16
Suffolk +26 97 £43,000 +43.33% 5
Norfolk +1 52 £38,500 +28.33% 15
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1098 (58.62%) .NET
2 1048 (55.95%) C#
3 871 (46.50%) SQL
4 789 (42.12%) ASP.NET
5 716 (38.23%) MVC
6 705 (37.64%) Microsoft
7 626 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
8 592 (31.61%) JavaScript
9 547 (29.20%) HTML
10 484 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 413 (22.05%) Windows
12 386 (20.61%) CSS
13 381 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 372 (19.86%) TDD
15 347 (18.53%) AngularJS
16 326 (17.41%) .NET Framework
17 320 (17.08%) Finance
18 314 (16.76%) T-SQL
19 297 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 296 (15.80%) MS Excel
21 278 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
22 275 (14.68%) jQuery
23 274 (14.63%) WCF
23 274 (14.63%) Oracle
24 262 (13.99%) Visual Studio
25 261 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 231 (12.33%) Java
26 231 (12.33%) SQL Server 2014
27 225 (12.01%) Web Services
28 221 (11.80%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 161 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 145 (7.74%) IIS
3 69 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 57 (3.04%) Tomcat
5 51 (2.72%) Apache
6 38 (2.03%) CMS
7 33 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (1.60%) JBoss
8 30 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 30 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 23 (1.23%) SAS
11 21 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (1.01%) GlassFish
13 18 (0.96%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.91%) Umbraco
15 15 (0.80%) Documentum
15 15 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (0.75%) Apache Spark
17 12 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 296 (15.80%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.88%) MS Office
3 14 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.75%) SPSS
4 10 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.21%) MS Project
6 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.053%) Weka
Business Applications
1 57 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
6 8 (0.43%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.37%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.32%) SAP BPC
9 5 (0.27%) Movex
10 4 (0.21%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
11 3 (0.16%) Magento
11 3 (0.16%) nopCommerce
11 3 (0.16%) Sage 50
12 2 (0.11%) Maximo
12 2 (0.11%) Sage CRM
13 1 (0.053%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 195 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (2.99%) SaaS
4 43 (2.30%) Office 365
5 21 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.96%) PaaS
7 17 (0.91%) IaaS
8 11 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.21%) Datadog
11 4 (0.21%) iTunes
12 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.053%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.053%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.053%) GitHub
13 1 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.11%) Firewall
2 48 (2.56%) DNS
3 44 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 43 (2.30%) SAN
5 29 (1.55%) DHCP
6 28 (1.49%) Intranet
7 22 (1.17%) Internet
7 22 (1.17%) LDAP
8 18 (0.96%) LAN
8 18 (0.96%) VoIP
8 18 (0.96%) WAN
9 15 (0.80%) HTTP
10 14 (0.75%) iSCSI
10 14 (0.75%) VPN
11 11 (0.59%) Kerberos
12 10 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (0.53%) Wireshark
13 9 (0.48%) FTP
13 9 (0.48%) VLAN
13 9 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 278 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 261 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 231 (12.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 171 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 148 (7.90%) NoSQL
7 134 (7.15%) Relational Database
8 127 (6.78%) MySQL
9 118 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
10 111 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 100 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 65 (3.47%) Big Data
13 60 (3.20%) RDBMS
14 58 (3.10%) Oracle Database
15 57 (3.04%) OLAP
16 50 (2.67%) QlikView
17 42 (2.24%) Power BI
18 39 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
18 39 (2.08%) MongoDB
19 33 (1.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 262 (13.99%) Visual Studio
2 196 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 170 (9.08%) Git (software)
4 107 (5.71%) NUnit
5 65 (3.47%) SpecFlow
6 64 (3.42%) Selenium
7 63 (3.36%) JIRA
8 46 (2.46%) Jenkins
9 43 (2.30%) MSTest
10 41 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 39 (2.08%) TeamCity
12 36 (1.92%) Subversion
13 30 (1.60%) Maven
14 28 (1.49%) Moq
15 27 (1.44%) ReSharper
16 25 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 24 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
18 20 (1.07%) WebDriver
19 19 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
20 14 (0.75%) Ant
General
1 320 (17.08%) Finance
2 66 (3.52%) Marketing
3 48 (2.56%) Retail
4 47 (2.51%) Banking
5 45 (2.40%) Legal
6 43 (2.30%) Advertising
7 33 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.17%) Music Industry
9 22 (1.17%) Publishing
10 19 (1.01%) Games
11 15 (0.80%) Automotive
12 12 (0.64%) Electronics
13 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.32%) Law
15 5 (0.27%) Back Office
15 5 (0.27%) Military
16 4 (0.21%) Billing
17 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1150 (61.40%) Developer
2 559 (29.85%) .NET Developer
3 485 (25.89%) C# Developer
4 288 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 170 (9.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 166 (8.86%) Analyst
6 166 (8.86%) SQL Developer
7 158 (8.44%) Senior Developer
8 152 (8.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 147 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 123 (6.57%) DBA
11 105 (5.61%) Administrator
12 83 (4.43%) Architect
12 83 (4.43%) Programmer
12 83 (4.43%) Web Developer
13 76 (4.06%) SQL DBA
14 73 (3.90%) Software Developer
15 70 (3.74%) C# Programmer
16 67 (3.58%) VB.NET Developer
17 63 (3.36%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1098 (58.62%) .NET
2 789 (42.12%) ASP.NET
3 547 (29.20%) HTML
4 484 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 386 (20.61%) CSS
6 381 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 347 (18.53%) AngularJS
8 326 (17.41%) .NET Framework
9 275 (14.68%) jQuery
10 274 (14.63%) WCF
11 225 (12.01%) Web Services
12 213 (11.37%) RESTful
13 212 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 190 (10.14%) Entity Framework
14 190 (10.14%) HTML5
15 149 (7.96%) KnockoutJS
16 129 (6.89%) Node.js
17 128 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 126 (6.73%) XML
19 105 (5.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 160 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 60 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 45 (2.40%) Replication
6 42 (2.24%) Clustering
7 39 (2.08%) Social Media
8 37 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 31 (1.66%) Data Centre
9 31 (1.66%) iPad
10 30 (1.60%) BBC
11 24 (1.28%) Fintech
11 24 (1.28%) Xbox
12 20 (1.07%) NHS
13 19 (1.01%) CMDB
14 18 (0.96%) User Experience
15 14 (0.75%) Tandem
16 12 (0.64%) Learning Management System
16 12 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
16 12 (0.64%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 413 (22.05%) Windows
2 217 (11.59%) Windows Server
3 184 (9.82%) Linux
4 90 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (3.79%) Unix
7 34 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 32 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 32 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (1.66%) Android
10 22 (1.17%) Windows 10
11 21 (1.12%) Solaris
12 17 (0.91%) CentOS
13 15 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.43%) Debian
15 8 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (38.23%) MVC
2 626 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (19.86%) TDD
4 221 (11.80%) Scrum
5 215 (11.48%) Web Development
6 203 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
7 196 (10.46%) BDD
8 187 (9.98%) Web Application Development
9 183 (9.77%) Unit Testing
10 177 (9.45%) SDLC
11 162 (8.65%) OO
12 129 (6.89%) Software Engineering
13 121 (6.46%) ETL
14 118 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
15 115 (6.14%) Analytics
16 114 (6.09%) CRM
17 100 (5.34%) Project Management
18 98 (5.23%) ITIL
19 97 (5.18%) SOA
20 80 (4.27%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1048 (55.95%) C#
2 871 (46.50%) SQL
3 592 (31.61%) JavaScript
4 314 (16.76%) T-SQL
5 231 (12.33%) Java
6 175 (9.34%) VB.NET
7 125 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 109 (5.82%) Ruby
9 64 (3.42%) VB
10 45 (2.40%) PHP
10 45 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 43 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 41 (2.19%) TypeScript
13 39 (2.08%) C++
14 36 (1.92%) Python
15 30 (1.60%) C
15 30 (1.60%) VBScript
16 26 (1.39%) VBA
17 19 (1.01%) ABAP
18 18 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 211 (11.27%) Degree
2 133 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (1.87%) MCSE
4 31 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (1.55%) MCSA
6 28 (1.49%) MCP
7 23 (1.23%) MCITP
8 21 (1.12%) ISEB
9 18 (0.96%) Security Cleared
10 14 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.69%) OCP
11 13 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
12 12 (0.64%) OCA
12 12 (0.64%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.64%) PMP
13 11 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.53%) CCNA
15 9 (0.48%) MCTS
16 8 (0.43%) CEH
16 8 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.70%) QA
2 60 (3.20%) SLA
3 28 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 14000
8 1 (0.053%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 105 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 95 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.17%) vSphere
6 18 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
7 15 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.64%) vCloud
9 11 (0.59%) XenApp
10 10 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.27%) iptables
11 5 (0.27%) pfSense
11 5 (0.27%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.11%) Docker
14 1 (0.053%) HDFS
14 1 (0.053%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.053%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 31 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.17%) SCCM
3 18 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (0.91%) SCOM
5 15 (0.80%) Puppet
6 14 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (0.69%) Nagios
8 12 (0.64%) Data Guard
8 12 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 9 (0.48%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 5 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (0.27%) Kibana
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.21%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.21%) Oozie
11 4 (0.21%) Opsview
11 4 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 705 (37.64%) Microsoft
2 274 (14.63%) Oracle
3 112 (5.98%) VMware
4 69 (3.68%) Tableau
5 67 (3.58%) SAP
6 59 (3.15%) Citrix
7 56 (2.99%) Cisco
8 45 (2.40%) HP
9 40 (2.14%) Google
10 39 (2.08%) Facebook
11 38 (2.03%) Apple
11 38 (2.03%) IBM
12 31 (1.66%) Red Hat
12 31 (1.66%) Sitecore
13 30 (1.60%) Sony
13 30 (1.60%) Yahoo!
14 27 (1.44%) EMC
15 26 (1.39%) Xamarin
16 23 (1.23%) CheckPoint
17 20 (1.07%) Adobe
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