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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 265 295 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.09% 20.73% 25.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.58% 69.41% 71.51%
Number of salaries quoted 219 239 216
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
398 425 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.17% 29.87% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 322 343 305
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +8 47 £28,500 -22.97%
Southend-on-Sea +4 32 £37,500 -3.22% 4
Brentwood -8 26 £47,500 -12.03% 1
Chelmsford -9 20 £45,000 - 1
Basildon +1 19 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Harlow +3 12 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Loughton - 6 £31,750 - 1
Witham +3 4 £37,000 -35.65%
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Braintree -1 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Wickford 0 2 £31,500 -30.00%
Billericay -3 2 £41,000 +17.14%
Saffron Walden -4 1 - - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 270 (56.25%) .NET
2 250 (52.08%) SQL
3 227 (47.29%) C#
4 181 (37.71%) ASP.NET
5 170 (35.42%) JavaScript
6 167 (34.79%) HTML
7 164 (34.17%) Windows
7 164 (34.17%) MVC
8 143 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 128 (26.67%) CSS
10 123 (25.63%) Finance
11 104 (21.67%) jQuery
12 103 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
13 99 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 92 (19.17%) MS Excel
15 76 (15.83%) VB.NET
15 76 (15.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 74 (15.42%) Oracle
17 73 (15.21%) .NET Framework
18 71 (14.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 64 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
20 62 (12.92%) Degree
21 61 (12.71%) HTML5
22 60 (12.50%) Linux
23 58 (12.08%) Visual Studio
23 58 (12.08%) VMware
23 58 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 58 (12.08%) Software Engineering
24 55 (11.46%) IIS
25 54 (11.25%) Web Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 55 (11.46%) IIS
2 53 (11.04%) SharePoint
3 33 (6.88%) MS Exchange
4 29 (6.04%) JBoss
5 20 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (3.96%) WebSphere
7 18 (3.75%) GlassFish
8 17 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (3.33%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.92%) Tomcat
10 14 (2.92%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
14 7 (1.46%) SAS
14 7 (1.46%) Node.js
15 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 92 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.71%) MS Office
3 11 (2.29%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.04%) InDesign
5 4 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.83%) Mingle
6 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) AWD
2 3 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.42%) Magento
3 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.21%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.21%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.92%) IBM SmartCloud
3 14 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (2.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.13%) DNS
2 31 (6.46%) Firewall
3 26 (5.42%) SAN
4 20 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.92%) HTTP
6 12 (2.50%) BIG-IP
7 11 (2.29%) WAN
8 9 (1.88%) FTP
9 8 (1.67%) NAS
9 8 (1.67%) Internet
10 7 (1.46%) DHCP
10 7 (1.46%) SSH
11 6 (1.25%) VPN
12 5 (1.04%) VoIP
12 5 (1.04%) SNMP
12 5 (1.04%) VLAN
13 3 (0.63%) Network Security
13 3 (0.63%) Junos
13 3 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 71 (14.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 53 (11.04%) Relational Database
6 40 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (6.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 23 (4.79%) MySQL
10 20 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 20 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.71%) PerformancePoint
12 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.67%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.67%) DB2
14 7 (1.46%) MS Access
14 7 (1.46%) QlikView
15 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 58 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 38 (7.92%) Subversion
3 31 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (6.25%) Moq
5 24 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.58%) NUnit
7 19 (3.96%) MSTest
8 17 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (3.33%) SpecFlow
10 15 (3.13%) Selenium
10 15 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (2.92%) Rhino Mocks
12 13 (2.71%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.46%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.04%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.63%) NCover
15 3 (0.63%) StyleCop
15 3 (0.63%) JIRA
15 3 (0.63%) ReSharper
15 3 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 123 (25.63%) Finance
2 18 (3.75%) Banking
3 14 (2.92%) Marketing
4 10 (2.08%) Music Industry
4 10 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.08%) Legal
5 9 (1.88%) Electronics
6 8 (1.67%) Back Office
7 7 (1.46%) Retail
8 5 (1.04%) Automotive
8 5 (1.04%) Games
8 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.04%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Military
9 2 (0.42%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 275 (57.29%) Developer
2 133 (27.71%) .NET Developer
3 78 (16.25%) C# Developer
4 73 (15.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (15.00%) Analyst
6 51 (10.63%) Web Developer
7 49 (10.21%) Senior Developer
8 42 (8.75%) DBA
9 37 (7.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 34 (7.08%) SQL DBA
11 29 (6.04%) Programmer
12 28 (5.83%) C# Web Developer
13 27 (5.63%) Administrator
14 25 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (5.21%) AWS Developer
15 22 (4.58%) Software Engineer
16 20 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 19 (3.96%) SQL Server DBA
18 17 (3.54%) Support Analyst
19 15 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (56.25%) .NET
2 181 (37.71%) ASP.NET
3 167 (34.79%) HTML
4 128 (26.67%) CSS
5 104 (21.67%) jQuery
6 99 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (15.21%) .NET Framework
8 61 (12.71%) HTML5
9 54 (11.25%) Web Services
10 51 (10.63%) XML
11 43 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 39 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (8.13%) WCF
13 35 (7.29%) Ajax
14 28 (5.83%) Entity Framework
15 26 (5.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (5.42%) CSS3
15 26 (5.42%) KnockoutJS
16 24 (5.00%) Ninject
17 20 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.79%) Replication
3 21 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.75%) Clustering
5 17 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.54%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (2.92%) Data Extraction
7 11 (2.29%) User Experience
8 9 (1.88%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.67%) BYOD
10 7 (1.46%) Telematics
10 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.46%) Streaming Music
11 6 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.04%) Social Network
13 4 (0.83%) FMCG
13 4 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.63%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 164 (34.17%) Windows
2 60 (12.50%) Linux
3 33 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.13%) UNIX
8 10 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.88%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.83%) Debian
11 4 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.83%) CentOS
12 2 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (34.17%) MVC
2 103 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (12.08%) Software Engineering
4 53 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (10.83%) ITIL
6 47 (9.79%) TDD
7 44 (9.17%) Web Application Development
8 42 (8.75%) Scrum
9 41 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 40 (8.33%) ETL
11 37 (7.71%) E-Commerce
12 33 (6.88%) Project Management
13 32 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
14 30 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
14 30 (6.25%) Web Development
15 27 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (5.42%) High Availability
17 25 (5.21%) Unit Testing
18 21 (4.38%) Data Analysis
18 21 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 250 (52.08%) SQL
2 227 (47.29%) C#
3 170 (35.42%) JavaScript
4 76 (15.83%) VB.NET
5 52 (10.83%) T-SQL
6 40 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.83%) VB
8 18 (3.75%) Perl
9 17 (3.54%) PHP
9 17 (3.54%) Java
10 15 (3.13%) C
11 13 (2.71%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.50%) Korn
13 9 (1.88%) VBScript
14 7 (1.46%) Python
14 7 (1.46%) XPath
15 6 (1.25%) C++
16 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 62 (12.92%) Degree
2 38 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (5.42%) MCSE
4 13 (2.71%) MCSA
5 12 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.83%) MCTS
9 4 (0.83%) MCSD
10 3 (0.63%) MCP
10 3 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.63%) CCNP
10 3 (0.63%) CCNA
11 1 (0.21%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.50%) SLA
1 12 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 30 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.92%) vCloud
5 13 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.50%) vSphere
7 7 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.83%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (3.54%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (2.50%) Puppet
2 12 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.50%) Ansible
3 6 (1.25%) SCCM
4 5 (1.04%) Nagios
5 4 (0.83%) SCOM
5 4 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.21%) Control-M
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 143 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 74 (15.42%) Oracle
3 58 (12.08%) VMware
4 33 (6.88%) Cisco
5 32 (6.67%) IBM
6 24 (5.00%) Citrix
7 16 (3.33%) NetApp
7 16 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.13%) MKS
9 13 (2.71%) Sitecore
10 12 (2.50%) F5
10 12 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 12 (2.50%) BMC
11 10 (2.08%) SAP
12 8 (1.67%) Adobe
12 8 (1.67%) HP
12 8 (1.67%) Avaya
13 7 (1.46%) Symantec
13 7 (1.46%) Tableau
14 6 (1.25%) Twitter
Saffron Walden, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + discretionary company bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £56,000 + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago