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 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 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1283 1415 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.92% 19.82% 21.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.20% 60.76% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1303 1747
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
England

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
2243 2329 2998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.58% 32.63% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1890 2071 2575
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East of England 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
Cambridgeshire +1 326 £40,000 - 48
Hertfordshire -2 321 £42,000 +16.66% 33
Bedfordshire -1 285 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Essex +4 213 £40,000 - 27
Suffolk -8 75 £40,000 +23.07% 15
Norfolk -3 66 £35,000 +1.45% 13
East Anglia +2 2 £27,500 -21.42% 1
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1769 (61.87%) .NET
2 1614 (56.45%) C#
3 1437 (50.26%) SQL
4 1281 (44.81%) ASP.NET
5 1036 (36.24%) Microsoft
6 895 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
7 821 (28.72%) JavaScript
8 817 (28.58%) MVC
9 710 (24.83%) Windows
10 681 (23.82%) HTML
11 611 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 609 (21.30%) WCF
13 572 (20.01%) CSS
14 549 (19.20%) TDD
15 523 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 492 (17.21%) MS Excel
17 477 (16.68%) T-SQL
18 464 (16.23%) jQuery
19 457 (15.98%) Oracle
20 436 (15.25%) Finance
21 421 (14.73%) Visual Studio
22 405 (14.17%) Web Services
23 400 (13.99%) XML
24 397 (13.89%) Scrum
25 376 (13.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 372 (13.01%) .NET Framework
27 355 (12.42%) VB.NET
28 348 (12.17%) OO
29 345 (12.07%) Degree
30 308 (10.77%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 307 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 254 (8.88%) IIS
3 120 (4.20%) MS Exchange
4 105 (3.67%) CMS
5 75 (2.62%) WebSphere
5 75 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
6 70 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 66 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 62 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 61 (2.13%) Node.js
10 51 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 45 (1.57%) Apache
11 45 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
12 35 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 30 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 30 (1.05%) Tomcat
13 30 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 29 (1.01%) GlassFish
15 19 (0.66%) OpenEdge
16 18 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 492 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 125 (4.37%) MS Office
3 11 (0.38%) Mingle
3 11 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.38%) MS Project
3 11 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.38%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.070%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.070%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.035%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 46 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (0.59%) Magento
4 14 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.14%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.10%) AWD
9 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.070%) CubeCart
10 2 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.070%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.070%) arcHouse
10 2 (0.070%) SalesLogix
11 1 (0.035%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.035%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.035%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 87 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (1.15%) SaaS
4 11 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.35%) Force.com
5 10 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.21%) Office 365
6 6 (0.21%) GitHub
7 3 (0.10%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.070%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.035%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.035%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.04%) Internet
2 86 (3.01%) Firewall
3 78 (2.73%) SAN
4 74 (2.59%) TCP/IP
5 72 (2.52%) DNS
6 52 (1.82%) LAN
6 52 (1.82%) WAN
7 49 (1.71%) DHCP
8 43 (1.50%) NAS
9 40 (1.40%) HTTP
10 29 (1.01%) VoIP
11 25 (0.87%) Intranet
12 21 (0.73%) VPN
13 17 (0.59%) SSL
14 16 (0.56%) VLAN
14 16 (0.56%) Network Security
15 15 (0.52%) MPLS
16 14 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.49%) BIG-IP
17 13 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 611 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 376 (13.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 306 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 299 (10.46%) Relational Database
5 253 (8.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 234 (8.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 197 (6.89%) MySQL
8 157 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 149 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
10 96 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
11 90 (3.15%) Oracle Database
12 89 (3.11%) RDBMS
13 74 (2.59%) NoSQL
14 73 (2.55%) Data Mining
15 69 (2.41%) OLAP
16 62 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
17 56 (1.96%) DB2
17 56 (1.96%) DTS
17 56 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 43 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 421 (14.73%) Visual Studio
2 250 (8.74%) NUnit
3 234 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 154 (5.39%) Rhino Mocks
5 144 (5.04%) Subversion
6 136 (4.76%) MSTest
7 133 (4.65%) Git (software)
8 128 (4.48%) Moq
9 79 (2.76%) TeamCity
10 62 (2.17%) Ant
11 60 (2.10%) Maven
12 43 (1.50%) JIRA
13 37 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 34 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 32 (1.12%) Selenium
16 30 (1.05%) Eclipse
17 28 (0.98%) SpecFlow
18 25 (0.87%) ReSharper
19 24 (0.84%) Gradle
20 23 (0.80%) MSBuild
General
1 436 (15.25%) Finance
2 112 (3.92%) Marketing
3 105 (3.67%) Retail
4 61 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 59 (2.06%) Banking
6 47 (1.64%) Games
7 40 (1.40%) Advertising
8 31 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 26 (0.91%) Music Industry
10 25 (0.87%) Automotive
11 18 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.63%) Billing
12 16 (0.56%) Law
12 16 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.45%) Back Office
14 12 (0.42%) Legal
15 4 (0.14%) Local Government
16 3 (0.10%) Dutch Language
16 3 (0.10%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1790 (62.61%) Developer
2 701 (24.52%) .NET Developer
3 518 (18.12%) C# Developer
4 356 (12.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 348 (12.17%) Senior Developer
6 331 (11.58%) Analyst
7 220 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 205 (7.17%) DBA
9 199 (6.96%) Web Developer
10 187 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 171 (5.98%) SQL DBA
12 168 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 140 (4.90%) Administrator
14 135 (4.72%) Java Developer
15 130 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
16 126 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
17 113 (3.95%) Architect
18 107 (3.74%) Junior
19 87 (3.04%) Applications Support
20 84 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1769 (61.87%) .NET
2 1281 (44.81%) ASP.NET
3 681 (23.82%) HTML
4 609 (21.30%) WCF
5 572 (20.01%) CSS
6 523 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 464 (16.23%) jQuery
8 405 (14.17%) Web Services
9 400 (13.99%) XML
10 372 (13.01%) .NET Framework
11 266 (9.30%) WPF
12 206 (7.21%) WinForms
13 187 (6.54%) Ajax
14 176 (6.16%) HTML5
15 143 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 143 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 133 (4.65%) Silverlight
17 132 (4.62%) XSLT
18 130 (4.55%) LINQ
19 110 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 190 (6.65%) Computer Science
2 173 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (3.15%) Clustering
4 81 (2.83%) N-Tier
5 63 (2.20%) User Experience
5 63 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
7 55 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 55 (1.92%) Replication
8 33 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 31 (1.08%) Social Media
10 30 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 30 (1.05%) BBC
11 25 (0.87%) Mathematics
12 23 (0.80%) Tandem
13 21 (0.73%) Blackberry
14 20 (0.70%) GIS
14 20 (0.70%) Open Source
15 18 (0.63%) Statistics
16 17 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 710 (24.83%) Windows
2 158 (5.53%) Linux
3 153 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (3.25%) Android
5 86 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (2.76%) UNIX
7 65 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (2.10%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.61%) Windows 7
10 33 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.52%) Solaris
13 14 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.45%) Windows Vista
15 12 (0.42%) Windows Phone
16 11 (0.38%) CentOS
17 10 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.35%) AIX
18 5 (0.17%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 817 (28.58%) MVC
3 549 (19.20%) TDD
4 397 (13.89%) Scrum
5 348 (12.17%) OO
6 238 (8.32%) Software Engineering
7 199 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
8 176 (6.16%) E-Commerce
9 175 (6.12%) Web Application Development
10 167 (5.84%) BDD
11 153 (5.35%) OOP
12 150 (5.25%) Web Development
13 130 (4.55%) CRM
14 118 (4.13%) ITIL
15 114 (3.99%) ETL
16 113 (3.95%) Unit Testing
17 109 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
18 107 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
19 106 (3.71%) Multithreading
20 103 (3.60%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1614 (56.45%) C#
2 1437 (50.26%) SQL
3 821 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 477 (16.68%) T-SQL
5 355 (12.42%) VB.NET
6 308 (10.77%) Java
7 207 (7.24%) VB
8 131 (4.58%) C++
9 114 (3.99%) PL/SQL
10 109 (3.81%) PHP
11 89 (3.11%) PowerShell
12 86 (3.01%) Ruby
13 80 (2.80%) VBA
14 67 (2.34%) C
15 48 (1.68%) VB6
16 34 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 34 (1.19%) VBScript
17 32 (1.12%) XAML
18 21 (0.73%) Python
19 19 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 345 (12.07%) Degree
2 204 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (3.01%) MCP
3 86 (3.01%) MCTS
4 65 (2.27%) MCSD
5 61 (2.13%) MCSE
6 50 (1.75%) MCAD
7 37 (1.29%) MCITP
8 34 (1.19%) MCSA
9 31 (1.08%) Security Cleared
10 21 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (0.73%) CCNA
11 20 (0.70%) ISEB
12 12 (0.42%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.35%) CCNP
15 9 (0.31%) CCIP
15 9 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (2.20%) QA
2 40 (1.40%) SLA
3 28 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.10%) COBIT
7 2 (0.070%) WCAG
7 2 (0.070%) HL7
7 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 141 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 109 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 26 (0.91%) vSphere
4 26 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 23 (0.80%) XenApp
6 21 (0.73%) ISA Server
7 20 (0.70%) Terminal Services
8 18 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (0.31%) XenServer
11 8 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (0.28%) UAG
11 8 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.21%) HDFS
14 5 (0.17%) vCloud
15 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.070%) PowerHA
16 2 (0.070%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (0.52%) SCCM
1 15 (0.52%) logstash
2 14 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.49%) MOM
3 12 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (0.31%) Puppet
5 9 (0.31%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.28%) OpenSSO
7 7 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 7 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.17%) WSUS
8 5 (0.17%) Nagios
9 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.14%) Control-M
9 4 (0.14%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.14%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.10%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1036 (36.24%) Microsoft
2 457 (15.98%) Oracle
3 196 (6.86%) VMware
4 86 (3.01%) Citrix
5 73 (2.55%) JBoss
6 55 (1.92%) Business Objects
7 54 (1.89%) Google
8 53 (1.85%) Cisco
9 44 (1.54%) SAP
10 39 (1.36%) Facebook
11 37 (1.29%) DevExpress
12 35 (1.22%) EPiServer
13 32 (1.12%) Red Gate
14 31 (1.08%) IBM
14 31 (1.08%) Apple
14 31 (1.08%) Sony
15 30 (1.05%) Yahoo!
16 29 (1.01%) Cognos
16 29 (1.01%) HP
17 28 (0.98%) NetApp
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 to £55000 per annum - Superb benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Child care vouchers, gym
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellents benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £Competitive + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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