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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 213 189 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.43% 17.14% 30.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.07% 66.32% 81.47%
Number of salaries quoted 190 168 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
304 285 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.74% 25.84% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 255 255 325
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Colchester +1 34 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Basildon +4 29 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Brentwood +4 19 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Southend-on-Sea +1 17 £40,000 - 9
Wickford - 14 £47,500 - 1
Saffron Walden - 10 £40,000 -
Hockley - 9 £30,000 - 1
Chelmsford -8 7 £39,450 -1.37%
Harlow +10 6 £35,125 -12.18% 1
Billericay 0 2 - -
Braintree 0 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 280 (53.03%) .NET
2 275 (52.08%) SQL
3 244 (46.21%) C#
4 176 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 163 (30.87%) Microsoft
6 136 (25.76%) Finance
7 128 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (22.35%) MVC
9 117 (22.16%) Windows
10 116 (21.97%) JavaScript
11 113 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 108 (20.45%) HTML
13 106 (20.08%) WCF
14 104 (19.70%) CSS
15 89 (16.86%) Oracle
16 79 (14.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 78 (14.77%) Degree
18 76 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 76 (14.39%) Java
19 75 (14.20%) T-SQL
19 75 (14.20%) Web Services
20 73 (13.83%) OO
21 72 (13.64%) XML
22 71 (13.45%) MS Excel
23 69 (13.07%) Visual Studio
23 69 (13.07%) jQuery
24 68 (12.88%) TDD
25 66 (12.50%) Relational Database
26 65 (12.31%) WPF
27 61 (11.55%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 47 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 46 (8.71%) IIS
3 29 (5.49%) GlassFish
4 27 (5.11%) WebLogic
5 26 (4.92%) WebSphere
6 19 (3.60%) Node.js
7 17 (3.22%) CMS
7 17 (3.22%) Umbraco
8 11 (2.08%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.95%) Drupal
10 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.76%) Kentico
11 4 (0.76%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.76%) DNN
11 4 (0.76%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (0.57%) Apache
12 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 71 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.46%) Magento
2 10 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.76%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.57%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.57%) AWD
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.03%) SAN
2 14 (2.65%) NAS
3 12 (2.27%) VoIP
4 8 (1.52%) FTP
5 6 (1.14%) DNS
6 4 (0.76%) Firewall
6 4 (0.76%) HTTP
6 4 (0.76%) DHCP
6 4 (0.76%) SMS
7 3 (0.57%) LAN
7 3 (0.57%) ADSL
8 2 (0.38%) WAN
8 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.38%) VPN
8 2 (0.38%) Intranet
8 2 (0.38%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.19%) VLAN
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.19%) NFC
9 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 79 (14.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 44 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (7.58%) RDBMS
8 33 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (5.49%) NoSQL
10 26 (4.92%) Data Mining
10 26 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (4.73%) DTS
12 23 (4.36%) Oracle Database
13 17 (3.22%) MySQL
13 17 (3.22%) OLAP
14 15 (2.84%) OLTP
15 12 (2.27%) QlikView
16 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 69 (13.07%) Visual Studio
2 41 (7.77%) NUnit
3 38 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (6.44%) MSTest
5 24 (4.55%) Ant
5 24 (4.55%) Maven
5 24 (4.55%) Gradle
6 16 (3.03%) Subversion
7 13 (2.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.46%) Moq
7 13 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (2.27%) MSBuild
9 10 (1.89%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.95%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.95%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.76%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.38%) MSI
13 2 (0.38%) ReSharper
General
1 136 (25.76%) Finance
2 18 (3.41%) Automotive
2 18 (3.41%) Marketing
3 11 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.89%) Games
5 9 (1.70%) Back Office
6 6 (1.14%) Retail
7 5 (0.95%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Local Government
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (61.36%) Developer
2 103 (19.51%) .NET Developer
3 92 (17.42%) C# Developer
4 84 (15.91%) DBA
5 73 (13.83%) Analyst
6 70 (13.26%) SQL DBA
7 58 (10.98%) Software Developer
8 43 (8.14%) Web Developer
9 41 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (6.44%) Administrator
11 31 (5.87%) Java Developer
12 30 (5.68%) Junior
13 29 (5.49%) Senior Developer
13 29 (5.49%) SQL Server DBA
14 28 (5.30%) Junior Developer
15 21 (3.98%) Applications Support
16 19 (3.60%) Programmer
16 19 (3.60%) Architect
16 19 (3.60%) Analyst Developer
16 19 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (53.03%) .NET
2 176 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 108 (20.45%) HTML
4 106 (20.08%) WCF
5 104 (19.70%) CSS
6 75 (14.20%) Web Services
7 72 (13.64%) XML
8 69 (13.07%) jQuery
9 65 (12.31%) WPF
10 61 (11.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (10.42%) .NET Framework
12 50 (9.47%) WinForms
13 42 (7.95%) Ajax
14 40 (7.58%) SOAP
15 28 (5.30%) LINQ
16 25 (4.73%) Ninject
17 24 (4.55%) Hibernate
17 24 (4.55%) JMS
18 22 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (3.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.98%) Clustering
4 19 (3.60%) Replication
4 19 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (2.65%) User Experience
5 14 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.89%) iPhone
7 10 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.70%) Open Source
9 7 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.14%) Social Network
11 5 (0.95%) Telematics
11 5 (0.95%) Social Media
11 5 (0.95%) BBC
12 4 (0.76%) Statistics
12 4 (0.76%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 117 (22.16%) Windows
2 41 (7.77%) Android
3 39 (7.39%) Linux
4 20 (3.79%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.89%) UNIX
8 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (22.35%) MVC
3 73 (13.83%) OO
4 68 (12.88%) TDD
5 49 (9.28%) E-Commerce
6 38 (7.20%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (6.63%) ETL
8 33 (6.25%) Web Application Development
9 32 (6.06%) Scrum
10 30 (5.68%) OOP
11 29 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (5.11%) Dependency Injection
12 27 (5.11%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.73%) Data Modelling
14 24 (4.55%) Unit Testing
15 23 (4.36%) Migration
16 22 (4.17%) MVVM
17 21 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
19 19 (3.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 275 (52.08%) SQL
2 244 (46.21%) C#
3 116 (21.97%) JavaScript
4 76 (14.39%) Java
5 75 (14.20%) T-SQL
6 57 (10.80%) VB.NET
7 32 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 28 (5.30%) PHP
9 24 (4.55%) Ruby
10 21 (3.98%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.65%) C++
12 12 (2.27%) XAML
13 11 (2.08%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.89%) C
15 8 (1.52%) VB
16 7 (1.33%) F#
17 6 (1.14%) VBScript
17 6 (1.14%) VBA
18 4 (0.76%) Perl
19 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (14.77%) Degree
2 34 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.03%) MCTS
4 11 (2.08%) MCITP
5 9 (1.70%) MCSE
6 8 (1.52%) MCP
7 6 (1.14%) MCAD
7 6 (1.14%) MCSD
8 5 (0.95%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.76%) PhD
10 3 (0.57%) MCSA
11 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.19%) MOS
12 1 (0.19%) CCNP
12 1 (0.19%) CCNA
12 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.95%) SLA
2 3 (0.57%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.57%) vSphere
6 2 (0.38%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.95%) Puppet
1 5 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Ansible
2 2 (0.38%) Opsview
2 2 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.38%) Nagios
2 2 (0.38%) WSUS
2 2 (0.38%) Munin
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 163 (30.87%) Microsoft
2 89 (16.86%) Oracle
3 35 (6.63%) JBoss
4 26 (4.92%) VMware
5 24 (4.55%) DevExpress
6 19 (3.60%) Google
7 17 (3.22%) SAP
8 11 (2.08%) Sage
8 11 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.08%) Facebook
9 10 (1.89%) Cisco
9 10 (1.89%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.14%) Twitter
10 6 (1.14%) Red Gate
10 6 (1.14%) IPFX
10 6 (1.14%) Polycom
11 5 (0.95%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.95%) Sony
11 5 (0.95%) Sybase
11 5 (0.95%) Apple
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Child care vouchers, gym
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellents benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Braintree, Essex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago