The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1696 1752 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.57% 20.43% 21.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.01% 63.07% 65.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1635 1817
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2780 2778 3121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 32.08% 32.40% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2363 2491 2684
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 428 £40,000 +6.66% 55
Bedfordshire +2 370 £43,000 +7.50% 37
Hertfordshire -8 328 £40,000 -0.62% 45
Essex -4 294 £42,500 +6.25% 28
Suffolk +2 169 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Norfolk 0 106 £32,500 +1.56% 15
East Anglia +6 3 £27,500 - 2
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1692 (58.45%) .NET
2 1562 (53.96%) C#
3 1485 (51.30%) SQL
4 1164 (40.21%) Microsoft
5 1137 (39.27%) ASP.NET
6 836 (28.88%) Windows
7 705 (24.35%) JavaScript
8 690 (23.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 665 (22.97%) MVC
10 627 (21.66%) HTML
11 603 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 557 (19.24%) CSS
13 551 (19.03%) WCF
14 536 (18.51%) T-SQL
15 512 (17.69%) TDD
16 509 (17.58%) Web Services
17 499 (17.24%) Oracle
18 458 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 451 (15.58%) Degree
20 447 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 418 (14.44%) Scrum
22 403 (13.92%) XML
23 397 (13.71%) jQuery
24 396 (13.68%) Finance
25 384 (13.26%) SharePoint
26 373 (12.88%) OO
27 368 (12.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 362 (12.50%) Relational Database
29 341 (11.78%) .NET Framework
30 335 (11.57%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 384 (13.26%) SharePoint
2 219 (7.56%) MS Exchange
3 209 (7.22%) IIS
4 123 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 101 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 98 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
7 67 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 66 (2.28%) Apache
9 62 (2.14%) CMS
10 59 (2.04%) Node.js
11 55 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
12 53 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 47 (1.62%) WebSphere
14 35 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 32 (1.11%) Tomcat
15 32 (1.11%) Lync
16 27 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (0.83%) WebLogic
17 24 (0.83%) Drupal
18 19 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 603 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 149 (5.15%) MS Office
3 25 (0.86%) MS Project
3 25 (0.86%) Mingle
4 21 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.38%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.31%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.14%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.14%) FastStats
12 2 (0.069%) ArcInfo
12 2 (0.069%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 39 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 28 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 24 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 17 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
6 16 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
7 15 (0.52%) Magento
8 10 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.24%) Siebel Analytics
10 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.21%) Sage 200
12 5 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
12 5 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
13 4 (0.14%) assyst
13 4 (0.14%) GoldMine
14 3 (0.10%) Academy Housing
14 3 (0.10%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.97%) SaaS
2 38 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.35%) GitHub
5 9 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.28%) Office 365
7 6 (0.21%) IaaS
8 3 (0.10%) PaaS
8 3 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.10%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.069%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.069%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.035%) Force.com
10 1 (0.035%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 160 (5.53%) Internet
2 152 (5.25%) Firewall
3 133 (4.59%) DNS
4 129 (4.46%) SAN
5 76 (2.63%) DHCP
6 70 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 64 (2.21%) VPN
8 60 (2.07%) LAN
9 52 (1.80%) WAN
10 48 (1.66%) HTTP
11 39 (1.35%) NAS
12 38 (1.31%) VoIP
13 33 (1.14%) VLAN
14 30 (1.04%) Network Security
15 28 (0.97%) SSL
16 26 (0.90%) FTP
16 26 (0.90%) iSCSI
17 19 (0.66%) HTTPS
18 18 (0.62%) SMS
19 17 (0.59%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (23.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 447 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 368 (12.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 362 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 298 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 273 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 223 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
8 208 (7.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 163 (5.63%) MySQL
10 118 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 99 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
12 94 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 86 (2.97%) RDBMS
14 77 (2.66%) DB2
15 72 (2.49%) OLAP
16 62 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
17 61 (2.11%) DTS
18 57 (1.97%) Data Mining
19 47 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
20 41 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 307 (10.60%) Visual Studio
2 287 (9.91%) NUnit
3 257 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 171 (5.91%) Moq
5 167 (5.77%) MSTest
6 166 (5.73%) Rhino Mocks
7 115 (3.97%) Subversion
8 80 (2.76%) Git (software)
9 57 (1.97%) Eclipse
10 55 (1.90%) TeamCity
11 48 (1.66%) JIRA
12 44 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 41 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 33 (1.14%) Maven
15 27 (0.93%) MyEclipse
16 25 (0.86%) Selenium
17 24 (0.83%) Ant
18 21 (0.73%) JUnit
19 17 (0.59%) MSBuild
20 13 (0.45%) ReSharper
General
1 396 (13.68%) Finance
2 91 (3.14%) Marketing
3 70 (2.42%) Retail
4 45 (1.55%) Games
5 44 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 37 (1.28%) Banking
7 33 (1.14%) Music Industry
8 32 (1.11%) Back Office
9 20 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (0.62%) Legal
10 18 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.55%) Advertising
12 12 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.35%) Publishing
14 9 (0.31%) Automotive
15 8 (0.28%) Law
15 8 (0.28%) Billing
16 5 (0.17%) Electronics
17 4 (0.14%) Investment Banking
18 3 (0.10%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1625 (56.13%) Developer
2 593 (20.48%) .NET Developer
3 432 (14.92%) C# Developer
4 374 (12.92%) Analyst
5 331 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 259 (8.95%) DBA
7 233 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 228 (7.88%) Software Developer
9 198 (6.84%) SQL DBA
10 173 (5.98%) Administrator
11 170 (5.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 167 (5.77%) Web Developer
13 145 (5.01%) Architect
14 135 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
15 117 (4.04%) Software Engineer
16 110 (3.80%) Java Developer
17 104 (3.59%) SQL Developer
18 91 (3.14%) SQL Server DBA
18 91 (3.14%) Junior
19 89 (3.07%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1692 (58.45%) .NET
2 1137 (39.27%) ASP.NET
3 627 (21.66%) HTML
4 557 (19.24%) CSS
5 551 (19.03%) WCF
6 509 (17.58%) Web Services
7 458 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 403 (13.92%) XML
9 397 (13.71%) jQuery
10 341 (11.78%) .NET Framework
11 298 (10.29%) WPF
12 288 (9.95%) WinForms
13 248 (8.57%) Ajax
14 242 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 182 (6.29%) HTML5
16 170 (5.87%) XSLT
17 152 (5.25%) Silverlight
18 140 (4.84%) Razor View Engine
19 137 (4.73%) LINQ
20 129 (4.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 172 (5.94%) Computer Science
2 162 (5.60%) N-Tier
3 134 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 108 (3.73%) Replication
5 106 (3.66%) Clustering
6 104 (3.59%) Inversion of Control
7 58 (2.00%) Mathematics
8 56 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 55 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 47 (1.62%) Client/Server
11 43 (1.49%) Mobile App
12 29 (1.00%) Open Source
13 25 (0.86%) Kindle
14 23 (0.79%) Social Media
15 20 (0.69%) Tandem
15 20 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
16 16 (0.55%) Social Network
17 14 (0.48%) Firmware
17 14 (0.48%) GIS
17 14 (0.48%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 836 (28.88%) Windows
2 205 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (6.01%) Linux
4 133 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 98 (3.39%) UNIX
6 76 (2.63%) Android
7 71 (2.45%) Windows 7
8 66 (2.28%) Apple iOS
9 56 (1.93%) Windows XP
10 49 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (1.17%) Windows Vista
12 24 (0.83%) CentOS
13 22 (0.76%) Windows 2000
14 21 (0.73%) Windows Phone
15 18 (0.62%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.59%) AIX
17 12 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 7 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
19 6 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
20 3 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (22.97%) MVC
2 512 (17.69%) TDD
3 418 (14.44%) Scrum
4 373 (12.88%) OO
5 335 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
6 300 (10.36%) Software Engineering
7 253 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
8 214 (7.39%) Web Development
9 197 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
10 188 (6.49%) Web Application Development
11 178 (6.15%) E-Commerce
12 172 (5.94%) Unit Testing
13 169 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
14 156 (5.39%) Project Management
15 154 (5.32%) Kanban
16 143 (4.94%) BDD
17 138 (4.77%) CRM
18 135 (4.66%) SOA
19 126 (4.35%) ETL
20 118 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1562 (53.96%) C#
2 1485 (51.30%) SQL
3 705 (24.35%) JavaScript
4 536 (18.51%) T-SQL
5 318 (10.98%) Java
6 290 (10.02%) VB.NET
7 187 (6.46%) VB
8 157 (5.42%) PL/SQL
9 123 (4.25%) PHP
10 94 (3.25%) C++
11 90 (3.11%) VBA
12 61 (2.11%) VB6
13 59 (2.04%) C
14 53 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 49 (1.69%) VBScript
16 48 (1.66%) Perl
17 43 (1.49%) Ruby
18 37 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 23 (0.79%) XAML
20 21 (0.73%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 451 (15.58%) Degree
2 329 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 167 (5.77%) MCP
4 155 (5.35%) MCTS
5 136 (4.70%) MCSD
6 109 (3.77%) MCAD
7 75 (2.59%) MCSE
8 50 (1.73%) Security Cleared
9 47 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
10 46 (1.59%) CCNA
11 39 (1.35%) MCSA
12 27 (0.93%) ISEB
13 22 (0.76%) MCITP
14 21 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (0.73%) CCSP
14 21 (0.73%) CCNP
14 21 (0.73%) CCIP
15 20 (0.69%) ISTQB
16 17 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
17 14 (0.48%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (2.80%) QA
2 53 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 28 (0.97%) SLA
4 15 (0.52%) HL7
5 12 (0.41%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.38%) COBIT
7 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.069%) WAI
9 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 191 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 144 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (3.04%) Hyper-V
4 48 (1.66%) ISA Server
5 33 (1.14%) Terminal Services
6 22 (0.76%) vSphere
6 22 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 20 (0.69%) UAG
8 19 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
9 18 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 16 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 16 (0.55%) XenApp
11 13 (0.45%) MetaFrame
12 9 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.31%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.21%) XenServer
14 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.10%) vCloud
16 2 (0.069%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 27 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 26 (0.90%) Backup Exec
4 24 (0.83%) SCCM
5 21 (0.73%) WSUS
6 19 (0.66%) OpenSSO
7 12 (0.41%) Nagios
8 10 (0.35%) SCDPM
8 10 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 8 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 7 (0.24%) SCOM
10 7 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.21%) MOM
11 6 (0.21%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.17%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.17%) ARCserve
12 5 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.10%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1164 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 499 (17.24%) Oracle
3 214 (7.39%) VMware
4 132 (4.56%) Citrix
5 99 (3.42%) Cisco
6 73 (2.52%) JBoss
7 67 (2.31%) Business Objects
8 66 (2.28%) SAP
9 63 (2.18%) Symantec
10 53 (1.83%) Cognos
11 52 (1.80%) HP
12 35 (1.21%) NetApp
13 29 (1.00%) DevExpress
13 29 (1.00%) Google
13 29 (1.00%) Adobe
14 26 (0.90%) Twitter
15 25 (0.86%) CheckPoint
15 25 (0.86%) Facebook
16 23 (0.79%) Red Hat
17 22 (0.76%) JD Edwards
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
networx
Salary: £22k + Essential Car User Allowance of £1670
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
D M S Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits (flexi-time, etc)
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago