The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 223 183 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.83% 15.76% 31.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.25% 63.32% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 187 165 244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,700 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -
SQL Server
East of 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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
322 289 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.74% 24.89% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 259 260 309
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Essex region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(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
Brentwood +10 33 £51,250 -21.15% 1
Basildon +3 24 £36,250 -27.50%
Southend-on-Sea +5 21 £40,000 - 4
Colchester -7 20 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Chelmsford +1 10 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Harlow +4 8 £43,750 -5.40% 1
Wickford - 8 £47,500 - 1
Saffron Walden - 7 £46,250 -
Hockley - 7 £30,000 -
Billericay 0 2 - -
Braintree 0 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 254 (54.04%) .NET
2 223 (47.45%) SQL
3 206 (43.83%) C#
4 150 (31.91%) ASP.NET
5 130 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 130 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (24.68%) MVC
7 112 (23.83%) JavaScript
8 111 (23.62%) Finance
9 108 (22.98%) Windows
10 102 (21.70%) HTML
11 97 (20.64%) CSS
12 95 (20.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 91 (19.36%) WCF
14 80 (17.02%) Oracle
15 78 (16.60%) jQuery
16 68 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 65 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 63 (13.40%) TDD
19 62 (13.19%) T-SQL
20 59 (12.55%) OO
21 58 (12.34%) Web Services
21 58 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC
21 58 (12.34%) Relational Database
22 57 (12.13%) XML
23 56 (11.91%) .NET Framework
24 55 (11.70%) Degree
25 54 (11.49%) WPF
25 54 (11.49%) VB.NET
25 54 (11.49%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 39 (8.30%) JBoss
2 38 (8.09%) IIS
3 32 (6.81%) SharePoint
4 30 (6.38%) GlassFish
5 28 (5.96%) WebLogic
6 27 (5.74%) WebSphere
7 17 (3.62%) Node.js
8 15 (3.19%) CMS
8 15 (3.19%) MS Exchange
9 14 (2.98%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.28%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.64%) Drupal
14 3 (0.64%) Apache
14 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.43%) Kentico
Applications
1 49 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) AWD
2 5 (1.06%) Magento
3 4 (0.85%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.85%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.43%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.43%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.28%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
3 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.62%) SAN
2 11 (2.34%) NAS
2 11 (2.34%) DNS
2 11 (2.34%) VoIP
3 9 (1.91%) Firewall
4 6 (1.28%) FTP
4 6 (1.28%) Intranet
4 6 (1.28%) BIG-IP
5 5 (1.06%) SMS
6 4 (0.85%) LAN
6 4 (0.85%) HTTP
6 4 (0.85%) Internet
7 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.64%) VPN
7 3 (0.64%) WAN
7 3 (0.64%) IPv4
7 3 (0.64%) IPv6
8 2 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.43%) Junos
8 2 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (20.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 68 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (12.34%) Relational Database
5 42 (8.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (8.72%) RDBMS
7 38 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (5.53%) NoSQL
9 24 (5.11%) Data Mining
9 24 (5.11%) Oracle Database
10 22 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (4.04%) DTS
12 18 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (2.98%) OLTP
13 14 (2.98%) OLAP
13 14 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (2.77%) MySQL
14 13 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (7.23%) NUnit
4 27 (5.74%) MSTest
5 24 (5.11%) Subversion
6 21 (4.47%) Gradle
6 21 (4.47%) Ant
6 21 (4.47%) Maven
7 16 (3.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 14 (2.98%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.77%) MSBuild
10 8 (1.70%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.70%) Moq
11 7 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.06%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.06%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.43%) MSI
14 2 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 111 (23.62%) Finance
2 14 (2.98%) Automotive
3 10 (2.13%) Games
3 10 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.70%) Marketing
5 6 (1.28%) Banking
6 5 (1.06%) Local Government
6 5 (1.06%) Retail
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 2 (0.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 282 (60.00%) Developer
2 93 (19.79%) .NET Developer
3 80 (17.02%) C# Developer
4 61 (12.98%) DBA
5 58 (12.34%) Analyst
6 49 (10.43%) SQL DBA
7 44 (9.36%) Web Developer
8 39 (8.30%) Software Developer
9 37 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (6.81%) Senior Developer
10 32 (6.81%) Administrator
11 28 (5.96%) Java Developer
12 27 (5.74%) Junior
13 25 (5.32%) Junior Developer
14 24 (5.11%) SQL Server DBA
15 21 (4.47%) Support Analyst
16 20 (4.26%) Applications Support
17 18 (3.83%) C# Software Developer
18 17 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
18 17 (3.62%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (54.04%) .NET
2 150 (31.91%) ASP.NET
3 102 (21.70%) HTML
4 97 (20.64%) CSS
5 91 (19.36%) WCF
6 78 (16.60%) jQuery
7 58 (12.34%) Web Services
7 58 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (12.13%) XML
9 56 (11.91%) .NET Framework
10 54 (11.49%) WPF
11 36 (7.66%) Ajax
12 31 (6.60%) LINQ
13 22 (4.68%) SOAP
13 22 (4.68%) WinForms
14 21 (4.47%) Hibernate
14 21 (4.47%) JMS
15 20 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (3.83%) Ninject
17 14 (2.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.98%) Replication
3 14 (2.98%) Clustering
4 12 (2.55%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.34%) User Experience
6 10 (2.13%) iPhone
7 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.70%) Open Source
8 8 (1.70%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.49%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.28%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.06%) Social Network
11 5 (1.06%) Telematics
11 5 (1.06%) BBC
11 5 (1.06%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.06%) Social Media
12 4 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.98%) Windows
2 36 (7.66%) Linux
3 25 (5.32%) Android
3 25 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.55%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.13%) UNIX
8 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.64%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (24.68%) MVC
3 63 (13.40%) TDD
4 59 (12.55%) OO
5 38 (8.09%) E-Commerce
6 34 (7.23%) ETL
7 32 (6.81%) Scrum
8 30 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (5.74%) Unit Testing
10 26 (5.53%) OOP
10 26 (5.53%) Web Application Development
11 23 (4.89%) Change Control
11 23 (4.89%) Data Modelling
11 23 (4.89%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (4.04%) Mentoring
14 19 (4.04%) Project Management
15 18 (3.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 223 (47.45%) SQL
2 206 (43.83%) C#
3 112 (23.83%) JavaScript
4 62 (13.19%) T-SQL
5 54 (11.49%) VB.NET
5 54 (11.49%) Java
6 28 (5.96%) PL/SQL
6 28 (5.96%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.40%) PHP
8 13 (2.77%) XAML
9 11 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.91%) VBScript
11 8 (1.70%) VB
11 8 (1.70%) C
11 8 (1.70%) Ruby
12 7 (1.49%) Perl
12 7 (1.49%) C++
13 6 (1.28%) Korn
13 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.06%) F#
Qualifications
1 55 (11.70%) Degree
2 28 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.55%) MCTS
4 10 (2.13%) MCSE
4 10 (2.13%) MCITP
5 6 (1.28%) MCP
6 4 (0.85%) PhD
7 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.64%) MCAD
7 3 (0.64%) MCSD
7 3 (0.64%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.43%) CCNP
8 2 (0.43%) CCNA
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.43%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.91%) SLA
2 4 (0.85%) QA
3 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.19%) Hyper-V
2 15 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.70%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.49%) vSphere
5 6 (1.28%) vCloud
6 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Puppet
1 9 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.28%) Ansible
3 2 (0.43%) Opsview
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
3 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.43%) WSUS
3 2 (0.43%) Munin
3 2 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 130 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 80 (17.02%) Oracle
3 33 (7.02%) VMware
4 17 (3.62%) Google
5 14 (2.98%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.77%) Cisco
7 12 (2.55%) Sage
8 10 (2.13%) Facebook
9 9 (1.91%) SAP
10 8 (1.70%) DevExpress
11 7 (1.49%) MKS
11 7 (1.49%) IBM
12 6 (1.28%) F5
12 6 (1.28%) IPFX
12 6 (1.28%) SaltStack
12 6 (1.28%) Polycom
13 5 (1.06%) Yahoo!
13 5 (1.06%) Sony
13 5 (1.06%) Apple
13 5 (1.06%) HP
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 12 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 12 days ago
Border of Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago