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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 947 1483 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.54% 19.40% 19.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.46% 62.15% 60.20%
Number of salaries quoted 820 1277 1433
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,925 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1739 2386 2754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.70% 31.21% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 2013 2367
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire -2 247 £40,000 - 30
Hertfordshire -4 241 £45,000 - 32
Essex 0 212 £40,000 - 16
Bedfordshire -2 163 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Suffolk 0 82 £35,000 -19.07% 7
Norfolk -14 19 £35,000 -9.09% 4
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 1155 (56.76%) .NET
2 1040 (51.11%) C#
3 955 (46.93%) SQL
4 853 (41.92%) ASP.NET
5 848 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 692 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 683 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
8 668 (32.83%) MVC
9 648 (31.84%) HTML
10 533 (26.19%) Windows
11 485 (23.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 481 (23.64%) CSS
13 409 (20.10%) jQuery
14 400 (19.66%) MS Excel
15 364 (17.89%) SQL Server 2008
16 347 (17.05%) T-SQL
17 343 (16.86%) Finance
18 324 (15.92%) WCF
19 308 (15.14%) Oracle
20 293 (14.40%) Degree
21 292 (14.35%) Web Development
22 291 (14.30%) TDD
23 287 (14.10%) Visual Studio
24 282 (13.86%) Windows Server
25 278 (13.66%) Web Services
26 275 (13.51%) .NET Framework
27 256 (12.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 256 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 251 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
29 246 (12.09%) SQL Server 2012

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
1 177 (8.70%) IIS
2 151 (7.42%) SharePoint
3 126 (6.19%) MS Exchange
4 101 (4.96%) Node.js
5 76 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 52 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 44 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 41 (2.01%) CMS
9 41 (2.01%) JBoss
9 41 (2.01%) WebSphere
10 37 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 33 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
12 32 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 31 (1.52%) Apache
14 24 (1.18%) Tomcat
14 24 (1.18%) WebLogic
15 19 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
16 17 (0.84%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 400 (19.66%) MS Excel
2 130 (6.39%) MS Office
3 17 (0.84%) MS Project
4 12 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.098%) SPSS
9 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 38 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.74%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.34%) Scribe Insight
6 5 (0.25%) AWD
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.20%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.15%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.15%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.098%) Infor SunSystems
9 2 (0.098%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.098%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.098%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.049%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 123 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (4.23%) Office 365
3 80 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 20 (0.98%) GitHub
8 18 (0.88%) SaaS
9 12 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.59%) PaaS
10 6 (0.29%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.25%) IaaS
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.15%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.098%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.098%) Firebase
14 2 (0.098%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (7.62%) Firewall
2 118 (5.80%) SAN
3 101 (4.96%) VPN
4 94 (4.62%) DNS
5 81 (3.98%) DHCP
5 81 (3.98%) TCP/IP
6 73 (3.59%) LAN
6 73 (3.59%) WAN
7 70 (3.44%) NAS
7 70 (3.44%) VLAN
8 45 (2.21%) Internet
8 45 (2.21%) SSL
9 39 (1.92%) VoIP
10 38 (1.87%) Wireless
11 32 (1.57%) SMTP
12 30 (1.47%) IMAP
13 29 (1.43%) DMZ
14 27 (1.33%) LDAP
15 20 (0.98%) HTTP
16 19 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (17.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 256 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 256 (12.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 246 (12.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 178 (8.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 162 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 157 (7.71%) MySQL
7 156 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
8 141 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 111 (5.45%) NoSQL
10 67 (3.29%) Oracle Database
11 59 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 54 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
13 51 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 47 (2.31%) RDBMS
15 45 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
16 44 (2.16%) Big Data
17 33 (1.62%) QlikView
18 32 (1.57%) Hadoop
19 26 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 287 (14.10%) Visual Studio
2 228 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 162 (7.96%) Git (software)
4 89 (4.37%) Subversion
5 79 (3.88%) NUnit
6 72 (3.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 49 (2.41%) Selenium
8 44 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
9 34 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 26 (1.28%) Moq
11 22 (1.08%) JIRA
12 19 (0.93%) MSTest
13 17 (0.84%) Maven
14 16 (0.79%) JUnit
14 16 (0.79%) ReSharper
15 12 (0.59%) Jasmine
15 12 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (0.54%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 343 (16.86%) Finance
2 75 (3.69%) Retail
3 64 (3.14%) Banking
4 60 (2.95%) Games
5 56 (2.75%) Advertising
6 52 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.77%) Marketing
8 32 (1.57%) Legal
9 22 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.84%) Law
11 12 (0.59%) Electronics
12 10 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.39%) German Language
14 7 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.34%) French Language
15 6 (0.29%) Back Office
15 6 (0.29%) Front Office
16 5 (0.25%) Billing
16 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1197 (58.82%) Developer
2 667 (32.78%) .NET Developer
3 485 (23.83%) C# Developer
4 350 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 257 (12.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 222 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 214 (10.52%) SQL Developer
8 180 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 176 (8.65%) Analyst
10 162 (7.96%) Senior Developer
11 159 (7.81%) Web Developer
12 106 (5.21%) Programmer
13 100 (4.91%) DBA
13 100 (4.91%) Software Developer
14 99 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
15 98 (4.82%) .NET Web Developer
16 86 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 86 (4.23%) C# Web Developer
17 79 (3.88%) Senior C# Developer
18 78 (3.83%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1155 (56.76%) .NET
2 853 (41.92%) ASP.NET
3 648 (31.84%) HTML
4 485 (23.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 481 (23.64%) CSS
6 409 (20.10%) jQuery
7 324 (15.92%) WCF
8 278 (13.66%) Web Services
9 275 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 224 (11.01%) AngularJS
10 224 (11.01%) HTML5
11 212 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 204 (10.02%) XML
13 190 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 183 (8.99%) Ajax
15 150 (7.37%) Entity Framework
16 146 (7.17%) RESTful
17 140 (6.88%) CSS3
18 107 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
19 104 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 197 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 148 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (3.78%) Replication
4 71 (3.49%) User Experience
5 64 (3.14%) Mathematics
6 53 (2.60%) Blackberry
7 51 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 48 (2.36%) Data Integration
9 47 (2.31%) Data Centre
9 47 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (2.11%) Clustering
11 40 (1.97%) Mobile App
12 37 (1.82%) iPhone
13 36 (1.77%) Visualisation
14 33 (1.62%) iPad
15 32 (1.57%) Cryptography
15 32 (1.57%) Social Media
16 29 (1.43%) PDA
17 25 (1.23%) BBC
18 22 (1.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 533 (26.19%) Windows
2 282 (13.86%) Windows Server
3 173 (8.50%) Linux
4 155 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (2.95%) Windows 7
8 59 (2.90%) Unix
9 54 (2.65%) Windows 8
10 50 (2.46%) Android
11 38 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 35 (1.72%) Windows XP
13 32 (1.57%) Windows 10
14 30 (1.47%) Windows Vista
15 14 (0.69%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.29%) AIX
17 5 (0.25%) Solaris
18 4 (0.20%) CentOS
19 2 (0.098%) HPUX
20 1 (0.049%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 668 (32.83%) MVC
3 292 (14.35%) Web Development
4 291 (14.30%) TDD
5 251 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
6 213 (10.47%) Scrum
7 206 (10.12%) OO
8 171 (8.40%) Software Engineering
9 163 (8.01%) BDD
10 148 (7.27%) Web Application Development
11 140 (6.88%) SDLC
12 132 (6.49%) Unit Testing
13 130 (6.39%) ITIL
13 130 (6.39%) Mentoring
14 129 (6.34%) Project Management
15 119 (5.85%) Analytics
16 115 (5.65%) ETL
17 98 (4.82%) CRM
18 96 (4.72%) E-Commerce
19 92 (4.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1040 (51.11%) C#
2 955 (46.93%) SQL
3 692 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 347 (17.05%) T-SQL
5 200 (9.83%) Java
5 200 (9.83%) VB.NET
6 93 (4.57%) Ruby
7 78 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 67 (3.29%) VB
9 66 (3.24%) C++
10 59 (2.90%) C
11 48 (2.36%) PL/SQL
12 37 (1.82%) Python
13 34 (1.67%) VBScript
14 32 (1.57%) VBA
15 30 (1.47%) PHP
16 28 (1.38%) Perl
17 22 (1.08%) Scala
18 21 (1.03%) Bash Shell
18 21 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 293 (14.40%) Degree
2 124 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (2.65%) MCSA
4 44 (2.16%) MCSE
5 28 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 24 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (1.08%) CCNA
9 22 (1.08%) MCITP
10 21 (1.03%) ISEB
11 19 (0.93%) MCDST
11 19 (0.93%) SC Cleared
12 17 (0.84%) MCP
13 15 (0.74%) CCNP
13 15 (0.74%) Postgraduate
14 14 (0.69%) ISTQB
15 8 (0.39%) HNC
15 8 (0.39%) HND
16 6 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.57%) QA
2 61 (3.00%) SLA
3 11 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.098%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.098%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.049%) HL7
6 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 192 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 129 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (3.44%) Hyper-V
4 47 (2.31%) XenApp
5 40 (1.97%) vSphere
6 32 (1.57%) Terminal Services
7 31 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (1.13%) NFS
10 18 (0.88%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.69%) Xen
12 10 (0.49%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.20%) iptables
13 4 (0.20%) KVM
13 4 (0.20%) Postfix
14 2 (0.098%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.098%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.098%) vCloud
15 1 (0.049%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.049%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (1.47%) Backup Exec
2 28 (1.38%) SCOM
3 25 (1.23%) SCCM
4 21 (1.03%) Data Guard
5 11 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.29%) Puppet
8 5 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.20%) Ansible
9 4 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.15%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.15%) MOM
10 3 (0.15%) WSUS
11 2 (0.098%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.098%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.098%) Simpana
12 1 (0.049%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 848 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 308 (15.14%) Oracle
3 169 (8.30%) VMware
4 112 (5.50%) Cisco
5 90 (4.42%) Citrix
6 78 (3.83%) Apple
7 60 (2.95%) Tableau
8 59 (2.90%) HP
9 43 (2.11%) IBM
10 42 (2.06%) Facebook
11 41 (2.01%) Google
12 35 (1.72%) Dell
13 32 (1.57%) SAP
14 30 (1.47%) Draytek
15 28 (1.38%) Red Hat
15 28 (1.38%) RedGate
16 25 (1.23%) Sony
16 25 (1.23%) Yahoo!
17 24 (1.18%) Veeam
18 23 (1.13%) SonicWALL
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