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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1371 1385 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.13% 17.33% 21.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.58% 57.00% 63.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1235 1500
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
2381 2430 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.48% 30.41% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 2105 2254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -1 426 £45,000 +8.43% 37
Cambridgeshire +7 327 £40,000 -1.23% 40
Essex +2 266 £40,000 - 29
Bedfordshire -4 233 £45,250 +0.55% 19
Suffolk -6 83 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Norfolk 0 52 £38,000 +1.33% 4
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1701 (61.14%) .NET
2 1507 (54.17%) C#
3 1377 (49.50%) SQL
4 1183 (42.52%) ASP.NET
5 1071 (38.50%) Microsoft
6 969 (34.83%) JavaScript
7 938 (33.72%) HTML
8 895 (32.17%) MVC
9 865 (31.09%) Windows
10 846 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
11 668 (24.01%) CSS
12 597 (21.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 582 (20.92%) MS Excel
14 562 (20.20%) jQuery
15 488 (17.54%) TDD
16 454 (16.32%) T-SQL
17 445 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 410 (14.74%) .NET Framework
19 396 (14.23%) Degree
20 359 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 348 (12.51%) Scrum
22 339 (12.19%) Oracle
23 336 (12.08%) WCF
24 331 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 323 (11.61%) Finance
26 316 (11.36%) IIS
27 311 (11.18%) Active Directory
28 302 (10.86%) SQL Server 2012
29 299 (10.75%) Web Services
30 296 (10.64%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 316 (11.36%) IIS
2 285 (10.24%) SharePoint
3 187 (6.72%) MS Exchange
4 119 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (3.45%) Node.js
6 78 (2.80%) JBoss
7 72 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 71 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 69 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
10 63 (2.26%) WebSphere
11 61 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 52 (1.87%) Tomcat
13 50 (1.80%) CMS
14 48 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
15 37 (1.33%) WebLogic
16 25 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
17 23 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (0.68%) Lync
18 19 (0.68%) Apache
19 17 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 582 (20.92%) MS Excel
2 150 (5.39%) MS Office
3 18 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.29%) MS Project
6 6 (0.22%) InDesign
6 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.14%) Mingle
8 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.072%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.036%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 70 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.61%) AWD
3 9 (0.32%) Maximo
4 6 (0.22%) SunGard AvantGard
5 5 (0.18%) Tridion
5 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.18%) CA PPM
6 4 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.072%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.072%) Line 50
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.036%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.036%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 133 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.73%) Office 365
4 40 (1.44%) SaaS
5 14 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
6 11 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.29%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.18%) PaaS
9 3 (0.11%) IaaS
9 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.072%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.072%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.036%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 122 (4.39%) Firewall
2 113 (4.06%) DNS
3 88 (3.16%) SAN
4 86 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 84 (3.02%) Internet
6 80 (2.88%) DHCP
7 45 (1.62%) HTTP
8 43 (1.55%) WAN
9 35 (1.26%) LAN
10 34 (1.22%) SSL
11 27 (0.97%) VPN
12 25 (0.90%) FTP
13 24 (0.86%) VoIP
14 21 (0.75%) VLAN
15 19 (0.68%) Network Security
16 16 (0.58%) NAS
16 16 (0.58%) SNMP
16 16 (0.58%) MPLS
16 16 (0.58%) Intranet
17 15 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 359 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 331 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 302 (10.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 207 (7.44%) Relational Database
6 172 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 154 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 150 (5.39%) MySQL
9 125 (4.49%) NoSQL
10 122 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 67 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 67 (2.41%) Oracle Database
13 58 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
14 56 (2.01%) MS Access
15 39 (1.40%) DTS
16 38 (1.37%) MongoDB
17 33 (1.19%) Data Mining
18 31 (1.11%) RDBMS
19 28 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 275 (9.88%) Visual Studio
2 220 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 189 (6.79%) Git (software)
4 149 (5.36%) Subversion
5 101 (3.63%) NUnit
6 70 (2.52%) Moq
7 62 (2.23%) Selenium
8 57 (2.05%) TeamCity
8 57 (2.05%) Jenkins
9 56 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 55 (1.98%) SpecFlow
11 49 (1.76%) JIRA
12 47 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 46 (1.65%) MSTest
14 44 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 25 (0.90%) Eclipse
17 18 (0.65%) CruiseControl
18 17 (0.61%) JUnit
18 17 (0.61%) ReSharper
General
1 323 (11.61%) Finance
2 95 (3.41%) Retail
3 68 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 65 (2.34%) Marketing
5 61 (2.19%) Banking
6 47 (1.69%) Back Office
7 43 (1.55%) Games
8 37 (1.33%) Advertising
9 20 (0.72%) Legal
9 20 (0.72%) Front Office
10 18 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.58%) Automotive
12 14 (0.50%) Law
12 14 (0.50%) Billing
13 13 (0.47%) Music Industry
14 11 (0.40%) Electronics
15 10 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.29%) Publishing
17 5 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1582 (56.87%) Developer
2 654 (23.51%) .NET Developer
3 358 (12.87%) C# Developer
4 284 (10.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 282 (10.14%) Analyst
6 231 (8.30%) Web Developer
7 214 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 199 (7.15%) Software Developer
9 192 (6.90%) DBA
10 158 (5.68%) SQL DBA
11 156 (5.61%) Software Engineer
11 156 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 149 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 145 (5.21%) Programmer
14 144 (5.18%) Administrator
15 130 (4.67%) Support Analyst
16 127 (4.57%) Architect
17 122 (4.39%) AWS Developer
18 93 (3.34%) Applications Support
19 89 (3.20%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1701 (61.14%) .NET
2 1183 (42.52%) ASP.NET
3 938 (33.72%) HTML
4 668 (24.01%) CSS
5 597 (21.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 562 (20.20%) jQuery
7 410 (14.74%) .NET Framework
8 336 (12.08%) WCF
9 299 (10.75%) Web Services
10 296 (10.64%) XML
11 248 (8.91%) Entity Framework
12 230 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 227 (8.16%) HTML5
14 199 (7.15%) Ajax
15 197 (7.08%) AngularJS
16 134 (4.82%) WPF
17 131 (4.71%) CSS3
18 126 (4.53%) RESTful
19 113 (4.06%) KnockoutJS
20 102 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 240 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 114 (4.10%) Replication
4 111 (3.99%) Clustering
5 104 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 97 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 78 (2.80%) N-Tier
8 64 (2.30%) Mathematics
9 56 (2.01%) User Experience
10 53 (1.91%) Client/Server
11 47 (1.69%) Data Centre
12 36 (1.29%) Social Media
13 31 (1.11%) BBC
14 30 (1.08%) Pocket PC
14 30 (1.08%) Blackberry
15 27 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
16 24 (0.86%) Visualisation
17 22 (0.79%) FMCG
18 20 (0.72%) Statistics
19 17 (0.61%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 865 (31.09%) Windows
2 236 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 201 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 196 (7.05%) Linux
5 108 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (2.34%) UNIX
7 62 (2.23%) Windows 7
8 54 (1.94%) Android
9 49 (1.76%) Apple iOS
10 35 (1.26%) Windows XP
11 34 (1.22%) Windows 2000
12 27 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 25 (0.90%) Solaris
14 23 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.32%) AIX
16 8 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.25%) CentOS
17 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (32.17%) MVC
2 846 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 488 (17.54%) TDD
4 348 (12.51%) Scrum
5 296 (10.64%) OO
6 264 (9.49%) ITIL
7 243 (8.73%) SDLC
8 239 (8.59%) Software Engineering
9 197 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
10 191 (6.87%) Web Application Development
11 167 (6.00%) Project Management
12 165 (5.93%) BDD
13 160 (5.75%) Web Development
13 160 (5.75%) Unit Testing
14 150 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
15 143 (5.14%) E-Commerce
16 123 (4.42%) CRM
17 112 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
18 96 (3.45%) OOP
19 95 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1507 (54.17%) C#
2 1377 (49.50%) SQL
3 969 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 454 (16.32%) T-SQL
5 281 (10.10%) Java
6 238 (8.55%) VB.NET
7 168 (6.04%) PowerShell
8 166 (5.97%) VB
9 99 (3.56%) C++
10 81 (2.91%) VBA
11 67 (2.41%) Ruby
12 66 (2.37%) PHP
13 64 (2.30%) VBScript
14 56 (2.01%) C
15 43 (1.55%) PL/SQL
16 42 (1.51%) Perl
17 37 (1.33%) Objective-C
18 32 (1.15%) Shell Script
19 31 (1.11%) VB6
20 25 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 396 (14.23%) Degree
2 289 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 116 (4.17%) MCSE
4 111 (3.99%) MCSA
5 83 (2.98%) MCP
6 63 (2.26%) MCITP
7 46 (1.65%) Security Cleared
8 38 (1.37%) SC Cleared
9 35 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 35 (1.26%) ISEB
10 22 (0.79%) VCP5
11 21 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.68%) MCTS
13 17 (0.61%) ISTQB
14 16 (0.58%) CCNA
15 15 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 10 (0.36%) HND
17 10 (0.36%) MCT
18 7 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (4.06%) QA
2 51 (1.83%) SLA
3 15 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.40%) HL7
5 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.22%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.14%) RosettaNet
8 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
System Software
1 311 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 156 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (2.80%) vSphere
4 77 (2.77%) XenApp
5 73 (2.62%) Hyper-V
6 67 (2.41%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (1.33%) XenDesktop
9 35 (1.26%) vCloud
10 14 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (0.47%) ISA Server
12 10 (0.36%) Terminal Server
13 9 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (0.29%) NFS
15 6 (0.22%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.11%) Xen
16 3 (0.11%) Postfix
16 3 (0.11%) iptables
16 3 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 72 (2.59%) SCCM
2 45 (1.62%) Puppet
3 43 (1.55%) Backup Exec
4 40 (1.44%) SCOM
5 28 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (0.86%) NetBackup
7 23 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (0.50%) WSUS
9 12 (0.43%) Ansible
10 10 (0.36%) Data Guard
11 9 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.32%) MOM
12 8 (0.29%) logstash
13 7 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.22%) ARCserve
14 6 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.18%) Nagios
16 4 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1071 (38.50%) Microsoft
2 339 (12.19%) Oracle
3 292 (10.50%) VMware
4 134 (4.82%) Citrix
5 89 (3.20%) Cisco
6 65 (2.34%) IBM
7 54 (1.94%) Facebook
8 48 (1.73%) SAP
9 45 (1.62%) HP
10 41 (1.47%) Google
11 38 (1.37%) Apple
12 33 (1.19%) Sophos
13 32 (1.15%) Sitecore
14 31 (1.11%) Yahoo!
14 31 (1.11%) Sony
15 28 (1.01%) Symantec
16 26 (0.93%) Red Hat
16 26 (0.93%) Sybase
17 25 (0.90%) CheckPoint
18 23 (0.83%) Intel
Watford, Hertfordshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + relocation, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16k-24k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GMSL
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Health, training, gym
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GMSL
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago