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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 889 1258 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.03% 17.35% 17.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.74% 55.74% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1110 1191
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
1752 2257 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.65% 31.12% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1949 2026
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Hertfordshire -4 274 £45,000 - 24
Cambridgeshire -10 237 £40,000 - 27
Essex -4 171 £40,000 +1.26% 20
Bedfordshire -6 115 £44,500 -3.26% 16
Suffolk +2 63 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Norfolk -9 31 £35,000 - 4
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1034 (56.56%) .NET
2 976 (53.39%) C#
3 873 (47.76%) SQL
4 732 (40.04%) Microsoft
5 701 (38.35%) ASP.NET
6 578 (31.62%) JavaScript
7 577 (31.56%) MVC
8 528 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
9 515 (28.17%) HTML
10 445 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 407 (22.26%) Windows
12 399 (21.83%) CSS
13 353 (19.31%) jQuery
14 338 (18.49%) MS Excel
15 316 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 304 (16.63%) T-SQL
17 303 (16.58%) Finance
18 262 (14.33%) TDD
19 261 (14.28%) WCF
20 258 (14.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 254 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
22 252 (13.79%) Web Development
23 243 (13.29%) Oracle
24 241 (13.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 232 (12.69%) Web Services
25 232 (12.69%) .NET Framework
26 230 (12.58%) Degree
26 230 (12.58%) Visual Studio
27 224 (12.25%) Windows Server
28 223 (12.20%) AngularJS

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
1 138 (7.55%) IIS
2 136 (7.44%) SharePoint
3 101 (5.53%) MS Exchange
4 47 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (2.24%) CMS
6 37 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 31 (1.70%) Apache
9 30 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (1.59%) Tomcat
11 28 (1.53%) JBoss
12 25 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 18 (0.98%) NServiceBus
14 18 (0.98%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (0.88%) SAS
16 14 (0.77%) Umbraco
16 14 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 338 (18.49%) MS Excel
2 112 (6.13%) MS Office
3 14 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.33%) MS Project
5 6 (0.33%) SPSS
6 4 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.055%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 58 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.71%) SAP BPC
5 7 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.38%) Scribe Insight
6 5 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.27%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.22%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.16%) AWD
8 3 (0.16%) Magento
8 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.11%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 112 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.74%) Office 365
4 23 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 17 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.71%) SaaS
8 11 (0.60%) GitHub
9 9 (0.49%) PaaS
10 8 (0.44%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.11%) BIME
14 2 (0.11%) Firebase
14 2 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 96 (5.25%) Firewall
2 93 (5.09%) DNS
3 85 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 77 (4.21%) DHCP
5 68 (3.72%) SAN
6 55 (3.01%) VPN
7 38 (2.08%) LAN
7 38 (2.08%) NAS
8 36 (1.97%) Internet
8 36 (1.97%) WAN
9 29 (1.59%) VLAN
10 24 (1.31%) SMTP
11 23 (1.26%) Wireless
12 20 (1.09%) VoIP
13 19 (1.04%) DMZ
13 19 (1.04%) IMAP
14 13 (0.71%) HTTP
15 12 (0.66%) iSCSI
15 12 (0.66%) LDAP
16 10 (0.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 258 (14.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 241 (13.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 210 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 175 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
6 158 (8.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 147 (8.04%) Relational Database
8 120 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 114 (6.24%) MySQL
10 99 (5.42%) NoSQL
11 80 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
12 71 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
13 62 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 51 (2.79%) Big Data
15 45 (2.46%) QlikView
16 43 (2.35%) Power BI
17 41 (2.24%) Oracle Database
18 38 (2.08%) Hadoop
19 33 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 31 (1.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 230 (12.58%) Visual Studio
2 212 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 145 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 111 (6.07%) Subversion
5 81 (4.43%) NUnit
6 57 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 50 (2.74%) JIRA
8 42 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 32 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 30 (1.64%) Selenium
11 26 (1.42%) SpecFlow
12 20 (1.09%) MSTest
13 19 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 16 (0.88%) HP UFT
15 15 (0.82%) Jasmine
15 15 (0.82%) Maven
16 14 (0.77%) Ranorex
17 11 (0.60%) Moq
18 9 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
19 8 (0.44%) ReSharper
General
1 303 (16.58%) Finance
2 63 (3.45%) Retail
3 51 (2.79%) Games
4 45 (2.46%) Banking
5 34 (1.86%) Marketing
6 33 (1.81%) Advertising
7 24 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 18 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.88%) Legal
10 14 (0.77%) Electronics
11 13 (0.71%) Music Industry
12 9 (0.49%) Back Office
13 7 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.38%) Law
13 7 (0.38%) Military
13 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.27%) Publishing
15 4 (0.22%) Billing
15 4 (0.22%) German Language
15 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1056 (57.77%) Developer
2 543 (29.70%) .NET Developer
3 462 (25.27%) C# Developer
4 300 (16.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 205 (11.21%) Analyst
6 182 (9.96%) SQL Developer
7 154 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 141 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 141 (7.71%) Web Developer
9 140 (7.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 113 (6.18%) Senior Developer
11 96 (5.25%) Applications Support
12 88 (4.81%) Programmer
13 77 (4.21%) .NET Web Developer
14 76 (4.16%) Support Analyst
15 73 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 71 (3.88%) C# Programmer
17 70 (3.83%) C# Web Developer
17 70 (3.83%) SQL Analyst
18 68 (3.72%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1034 (56.56%) .NET
2 701 (38.35%) ASP.NET
3 515 (28.17%) HTML
4 445 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 399 (21.83%) CSS
6 353 (19.31%) jQuery
7 261 (14.28%) WCF
8 232 (12.69%) .NET Framework
8 232 (12.69%) Web Services
9 223 (12.20%) AngularJS
10 203 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 186 (10.18%) XML
12 168 (9.19%) HTML5
13 164 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 132 (7.22%) Entity Framework
15 126 (6.89%) RESTful
16 117 (6.40%) CSS3
17 116 (6.35%) Ajax
18 100 (5.47%) Node.js
19 86 (4.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 185 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 75 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 61 (3.34%) User Experience
5 49 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 47 (2.57%) Mobile App
7 44 (2.41%) iPad
8 41 (2.24%) Replication
9 38 (2.08%) Driving Licence
10 32 (1.75%) Social Media
11 30 (1.64%) Algorithms
12 29 (1.59%) Clustering
13 27 (1.48%) Data Centre
14 26 (1.42%) BBC
15 25 (1.37%) Data Integration
15 25 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (1.31%) Blackberry
16 24 (1.31%) Statistics
17 22 (1.20%) iPhone
18 21 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 407 (22.26%) Windows
2 224 (12.25%) Windows Server
3 145 (7.93%) Linux
4 110 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (2.46%) Windows 7
8 41 (2.24%) Android
9 39 (2.13%) Unix
10 32 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 27 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (1.37%) Windows 10
13 23 (1.26%) Windows XP
14 21 (1.15%) Windows Vista
15 20 (1.09%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.33%) CentOS
17 4 (0.22%) Solaris
18 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.11%) AIX
19 2 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (31.56%) MVC
2 528 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (14.33%) TDD
4 254 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 252 (13.79%) Web Development
6 217 (11.87%) Scrum
7 152 (8.32%) OO
7 152 (8.32%) Unit Testing
8 147 (8.04%) BDD
9 140 (7.66%) Software Engineering
10 134 (7.33%) Web Application Development
11 130 (7.11%) Project Management
12 122 (6.67%) ETL
12 122 (6.67%) SDLC
13 113 (6.18%) Analytics
14 97 (5.31%) ITIL
15 92 (5.03%) CRM
16 87 (4.76%) E-Commerce
17 83 (4.54%) Mentoring
18 76 (4.16%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 976 (53.39%) C#
2 873 (47.76%) SQL
3 578 (31.62%) JavaScript
4 304 (16.63%) T-SQL
5 150 (8.21%) VB.NET
6 129 (7.06%) Java
7 87 (4.76%) Ruby
8 76 (4.16%) VB
9 65 (3.56%) PowerShell
10 56 (3.06%) VBA
11 41 (2.24%) C++
12 38 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 34 (1.86%) C
14 20 (1.09%) PHP
14 20 (1.09%) Python
15 18 (0.98%) VBScript
16 15 (0.82%) ABAP
17 14 (0.77%) R
18 12 (0.66%) Scala
19 10 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 230 (12.58%) Degree
2 89 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.26%) MCSE
5 23 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (1.15%) ISEB
7 20 (1.09%) CCNA
7 20 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.93%) MCSA
9 15 (0.82%) MCITP
10 14 (0.77%) MCP
11 13 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.55%) CCNP
12 10 (0.55%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.49%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.44%) MCDST
15 7 (0.38%) MCTS
16 6 (0.33%) MCSD
17 5 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.45%) QA
2 44 (2.41%) SLA
3 16 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.11%) SDET
6 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 160 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 108 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (2.95%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.91%) XenApp
5 24 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (1.09%) vSphere
7 18 (0.98%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.88%) NFS
9 14 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (0.66%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.33%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.11%) Docker
14 2 (0.11%) vCloud
14 2 (0.11%) XenServer
15 1 (0.055%) UAG
15 1 (0.055%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (1.81%) SCCM
2 31 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (1.09%) SCOM
4 19 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.38%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.16%) Ansible
8 3 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.16%) Puppet
8 3 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.16%) WSUS
9 2 (0.11%) Control-M
9 2 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.11%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 732 (40.04%) Microsoft
2 243 (13.29%) Oracle
3 132 (7.22%) VMware
4 82 (4.49%) Citrix
5 78 (4.27%) Cisco
6 59 (3.23%) SAP
7 55 (3.01%) HP
8 49 (2.68%) Apple
9 48 (2.63%) Tableau
10 37 (2.02%) Google
11 34 (1.86%) Cognos
11 34 (1.86%) Facebook
12 32 (1.75%) IBM
13 26 (1.42%) Sony
13 26 (1.42%) Veeam
13 26 (1.42%) Yahoo!
14 24 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
15 19 (1.04%) Draytek
15 19 (1.04%) Red Hat
15 19 (1.04%) Telerik
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