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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 902 1458 1420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.71% 19.05% 17.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.70% 59.68% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1269 1266
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1779 2443 2497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.04% 31.93% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 2066 2169
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 282 £45,000 - 36
Cambridgeshire -12 199 £40,000 - 24
Essex -4 193 £40,000 - 13
Bedfordshire -3 139 £45,000 -4.76% 15
Suffolk -2 67 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Norfolk -12 29 £35,000 -6.66% 5
SQL Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1095 (55.84%) .NET
2 1009 (51.45%) C#
3 948 (48.34%) SQL
4 833 (42.48%) Microsoft
5 764 (38.96%) ASP.NET
6 642 (32.74%) JavaScript
7 614 (31.31%) MVC
8 607 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
9 582 (29.68%) HTML
10 485 (24.73%) Windows
11 473 (24.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 438 (22.34%) CSS
13 383 (19.53%) jQuery
14 374 (19.07%) MS Excel
15 373 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 351 (17.90%) T-SQL
17 332 (16.93%) Finance
18 290 (14.79%) WCF
19 285 (14.53%) TDD
20 281 (14.33%) Oracle
21 273 (13.92%) Windows Server
22 269 (13.72%) Web Services
23 264 (13.46%) Visual Studio
24 262 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 260 (13.26%) .NET Framework
26 259 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
27 255 (13.00%) Degree
28 253 (12.90%) Web Development
29 249 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
30 248 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 169 (8.62%) IIS
2 141 (7.19%) SharePoint
3 127 (6.48%) MS Exchange
4 69 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (2.19%) CMS
8 39 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 36 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 32 (1.63%) JBoss
11 30 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (1.33%) Apache
13 25 (1.27%) WebSphere
14 23 (1.17%) Tomcat
15 17 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (0.87%) NServiceBus
15 17 (0.87%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 374 (19.07%) MS Excel
2 130 (6.63%) MS Office
3 16 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.76%) MS Project
5 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 61 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.46%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
7 7 (0.36%) Scribe Insight
8 5 (0.25%) AWD
8 5 (0.25%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.20%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.20%) Sage X3
9 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.10%) MetaTrader
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.10%) ResourceLink
11 2 (0.10%) Sage CRM
12 1 (0.051%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 122 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (3.06%) Office 365
4 34 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 16 (0.82%) GitHub
7 15 (0.76%) PaaS
8 11 (0.56%) SaaS
9 9 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.41%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.25%) IaaS
12 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.20%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 130 (6.63%) Firewall
2 105 (5.35%) DNS
3 95 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 94 (4.79%) SAN
5 91 (4.64%) DHCP
6 85 (4.33%) VPN
7 59 (3.01%) LAN
8 57 (2.91%) WAN
9 55 (2.80%) NAS
10 53 (2.70%) VLAN
11 48 (2.45%) Internet
12 37 (1.89%) Wireless
13 33 (1.68%) SMTP
14 30 (1.53%) IMAP
15 29 (1.48%) DMZ
16 28 (1.43%) VoIP
17 21 (1.07%) SSL
18 20 (1.02%) LDAP
19 14 (0.71%) HTTP
20 12 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 262 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 249 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 248 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 180 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
6 162 (8.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 159 (8.11%) Relational Database
8 130 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 127 (6.48%) MySQL
10 100 (5.10%) NoSQL
11 81 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
12 67 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
12 67 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 56 (2.86%) Oracle Database
14 50 (2.55%) QlikView
15 45 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 41 (2.09%) Big Data
17 39 (1.99%) Hadoop
18 35 (1.78%) Power BI
19 34 (1.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 264 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 245 (12.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 147 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 115 (5.86%) Subversion
5 79 (4.03%) NUnit
6 71 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 39 (1.99%) JIRA
7 39 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
7 39 (1.99%) Selenium
8 32 (1.63%) TeamCity
9 22 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 20 (1.02%) Moq
10 20 (1.02%) MSTest
10 20 (1.02%) SpecFlow
11 15 (0.76%) ReSharper
12 14 (0.71%) Jasmine
12 14 (0.71%) Maven
13 12 (0.61%) HP UFT
14 11 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 332 (16.93%) Finance
2 81 (4.13%) Retail
3 63 (3.21%) Games
4 49 (2.50%) Banking
5 42 (2.14%) Advertising
6 31 (1.58%) Marketing
7 27 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.17%) Legal
9 21 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.87%) Law
11 13 (0.66%) Electronics
12 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.46%) Back Office
14 8 (0.41%) German Language
14 8 (0.41%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.36%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.25%) Front Office
16 5 (0.25%) Military
16 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1110 (56.60%) Developer
2 588 (29.98%) .NET Developer
3 461 (23.51%) C# Developer
4 309 (15.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 215 (10.96%) Analyst
6 201 (10.25%) SQL Developer
7 178 (9.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 164 (8.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 155 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 139 (7.09%) Web Developer
11 135 (6.88%) Senior Developer
12 96 (4.90%) Programmer
13 85 (4.33%) DBA
14 84 (4.28%) Support Analyst
15 83 (4.23%) Applications Support
16 80 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
16 80 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 79 (4.03%) Administrator
17 79 (4.03%) Software Developer
18 78 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1095 (55.84%) .NET
2 764 (38.96%) ASP.NET
3 582 (29.68%) HTML
4 473 (24.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 438 (22.34%) CSS
6 383 (19.53%) jQuery
7 290 (14.79%) WCF
8 269 (13.72%) Web Services
9 260 (13.26%) .NET Framework
10 236 (12.03%) AngularJS
11 209 (10.66%) XML
12 195 (9.94%) HTML5
13 194 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 175 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 144 (7.34%) Ajax
16 135 (6.88%) Entity Framework
17 131 (6.68%) CSS3
18 121 (6.17%) RESTful
19 97 (4.95%) Node.js
20 95 (4.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 199 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 69 (3.52%) User Experience
5 56 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 53 (2.70%) Replication
7 47 (2.40%) iPad
8 42 (2.14%) Blackberry
9 39 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 36 (1.84%) Driving Licence
11 35 (1.78%) Clustering
12 34 (1.73%) Data Centre
12 34 (1.73%) Virtual Team
13 32 (1.63%) Data Integration
13 32 (1.63%) iPhone
13 32 (1.63%) Social Media
14 30 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (1.48%) PDA
16 26 (1.33%) BBC
17 25 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 485 (24.73%) Windows
2 273 (13.92%) Windows Server
3 167 (8.52%) Linux
4 149 (7.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (3.01%) Windows 7
8 52 (2.65%) Android
9 46 (2.35%) Unix
10 40 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 34 (1.73%) Windows 10
12 33 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (1.68%) Windows XP
13 31 (1.58%) Windows Vista
14 22 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.25%) AIX
16 4 (0.20%) Solaris
17 2 (0.10%) HPUX
17 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.051%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (31.31%) MVC
2 607 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (14.53%) TDD
4 259 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
5 253 (12.90%) Web Development
6 229 (11.68%) Scrum
7 173 (8.82%) OO
8 151 (7.70%) Unit Testing
9 149 (7.60%) BDD
9 149 (7.60%) Software Engineering
10 143 (7.29%) SDLC
11 139 (7.09%) Project Management
12 128 (6.53%) Web Application Development
13 117 (5.97%) ETL
14 115 (5.86%) ITIL
15 104 (5.30%) CRM
15 104 (5.30%) Mentoring
16 103 (5.25%) Analytics
17 98 (5.00%) E-Commerce
18 74 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1009 (51.45%) C#
2 948 (48.34%) SQL
3 642 (32.74%) JavaScript
4 351 (17.90%) T-SQL
5 181 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 153 (7.80%) Java
7 84 (4.28%) Ruby
8 72 (3.67%) VB
9 60 (3.06%) VBA
10 55 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 51 (2.60%) C
12 49 (2.50%) C++
13 44 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.48%) Python
15 26 (1.33%) VBScript
16 23 (1.17%) Perl
17 18 (0.92%) PHP
18 17 (0.87%) Scala
19 16 (0.82%) ABAP
20 15 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 255 (13.00%) Degree
2 99 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 29 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (1.43%) CCNA
6 28 (1.43%) MCSE
6 28 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (1.07%) ISEB
9 20 (1.02%) MCP
9 20 (1.02%) MCSA
10 16 (0.82%) CCNP
11 12 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.46%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.46%) Postgraduate
13 8 (0.41%) MCITP
14 6 (0.31%) HNC
14 6 (0.31%) HND
14 6 (0.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.23%) QA
2 54 (2.75%) SLA
3 19 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.051%) SDET
System Software
1 169 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 128 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.09%) XenApp
5 34 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (1.53%) vSphere
7 23 (1.17%) NFS
8 21 (1.07%) Terminal Services
9 19 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (0.97%) XenDesktop
10 14 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.31%) Xen
13 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.10%) UAG
15 2 (0.10%) vCloud
15 2 (0.10%) XenServer
16 1 (0.051%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (1.58%) SCCM
2 30 (1.53%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.02%) SCOM
4 17 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (0.76%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.25%) Puppet
9 4 (0.20%) Ansible
9 4 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.20%) WSUS
10 3 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.051%) Control-M
12 1 (0.051%) MOM
12 1 (0.051%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 833 (42.48%) Microsoft
2 281 (14.33%) Oracle
3 150 (7.65%) VMware
4 109 (5.56%) Cisco
5 76 (3.88%) Citrix
6 68 (3.47%) Apple
7 63 (3.21%) HP
8 51 (2.60%) SAP
9 44 (2.24%) Tableau
10 41 (2.09%) Google
11 36 (1.84%) IBM
12 32 (1.63%) Facebook
13 30 (1.53%) Draytek
14 29 (1.48%) Veeam
15 28 (1.43%) Cognos
16 26 (1.33%) Sony
16 26 (1.33%) Telerik
16 26 (1.33%) Yahoo!
17 25 (1.27%) 3PAR
18 22 (1.12%) Red Hat
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