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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 194 287 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.09% 23.09% 22.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.61% 70.52% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 232 243
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
331 407 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.58% 32.74% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 281 321 344
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Brentwood +10 35 £46,250 -22.91% 2
Colchester -3 35 £35,000 +22.80%
Chelmsford +7 25 £38,500 -14.44%
Basildon -6 16 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Wickford 0 5 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Harlow -2 5 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Southend-on-Sea -22 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Dunmow - 2 £26,000 -
Purfleet -1 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
South Ockendon - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 242 (55.00%) .NET
2 224 (50.91%) C#
3 197 (44.77%) SQL
4 175 (39.77%) Microsoft
5 173 (39.32%) JavaScript
6 153 (34.77%) HTML
7 150 (34.09%) ASP.NET
8 133 (30.23%) CSS
9 129 (29.32%) Finance
10 111 (25.23%) Windows
11 109 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 106 (24.09%) MS Excel
13 103 (23.41%) VB.NET
14 95 (21.59%) jQuery
15 89 (20.23%) Ajax
16 88 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 81 (18.41%) MVC
18 79 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 76 (17.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 76 (17.27%) Team Foundation Server
20 72 (16.36%) Windows Server
21 71 (16.14%) Oracle
22 69 (15.68%) Linux
22 69 (15.68%) Web Development
23 66 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
24 63 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
25 59 (13.41%) .NET Framework
26 57 (12.95%) Workflow
26 57 (12.95%) MS Office
27 56 (12.73%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 41 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 29 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (6.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 28 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (5.45%) JBoss
6 21 (4.77%) IIS
7 18 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (4.09%) WebSphere
8 16 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (3.64%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.82%) Apache
9 8 (1.82%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.36%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.14%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.91%) CMS
13 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
Applications
1 106 (24.09%) MS Excel
2 57 (12.95%) MS Office
3 7 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.91%) MS Project
4 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) AWD
2 4 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.45%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.09%) Firewall
2 37 (8.41%) DNS
2 37 (8.41%) SAN
2 37 (8.41%) TCP/IP
3 35 (7.95%) DHCP
4 32 (7.27%) NAS
4 32 (7.27%) SMTP
5 30 (6.82%) VPN
6 29 (6.59%) IMAP
7 28 (6.36%) DMZ
7 28 (6.36%) VLAN
7 28 (6.36%) Wireless
8 21 (4.77%) LAN
8 21 (4.77%) WAN
9 11 (2.50%) VoIP
10 7 (1.59%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.14%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.14%) FTP
11 5 (1.14%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 79 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (17.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 51 (11.59%) Relational Database
6 38 (8.64%) MySQL
6 38 (8.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (5.23%) Oracle Database
9 20 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (3.64%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (2.05%) MS Access
14 8 (1.82%) Big Data
14 8 (1.82%) QlikView
15 7 (1.59%) DTS
16 6 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 88 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 76 (17.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (6.14%) Subversion
4 25 (5.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.82%) NUnit
7 7 (1.59%) Moq
8 6 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.14%) Selenium
10 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.45%) MSTest
11 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.23%) JIRA
12 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.23%) Maven
12 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.23%) TestNG
General
1 129 (29.32%) Finance
2 19 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.41%) Law
4 12 (2.73%) Banking
4 12 (2.73%) Legal
5 11 (2.50%) Retail
6 6 (1.36%) Advertising
7 5 (1.14%) Music Industry
7 5 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 243 (55.23%) Developer
2 148 (33.64%) .NET Developer
3 99 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 76 (17.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (15.68%) SQL Developer
6 54 (12.27%) Analyst
7 49 (11.14%) Web Developer
8 43 (9.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (9.55%) .NET Web Developer
9 42 (9.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (9.09%) Programmer
11 37 (8.41%) C# Web Developer
12 35 (7.95%) SQL Analyst
13 28 (6.36%) Support Engineer
14 27 (6.14%) Senior Developer
15 26 (5.91%) SQL Server Developer
16 25 (5.68%) IT Support
17 24 (5.45%) IT Engineer
17 24 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
18 23 (5.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (55.00%) .NET
2 153 (34.77%) HTML
3 150 (34.09%) ASP.NET
4 133 (30.23%) CSS
5 95 (21.59%) jQuery
6 89 (20.23%) Ajax
7 59 (13.41%) .NET Framework
8 53 (12.05%) Web Services
8 53 (12.05%) XML
9 43 (9.77%) WCF
10 42 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (6.36%) MAPI
12 26 (5.91%) HTML5
13 23 (5.23%) AngularJS
13 23 (5.23%) SOAP
14 22 (5.00%) Entity Framework
15 20 (4.55%) Swing
15 20 (4.55%) WPF
16 19 (4.32%) CSS3
16 19 (4.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (11.14%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.59%) User Experience
4 28 (6.36%) Blackberry
4 28 (6.36%) iPhone
4 28 (6.36%) PDA
5 23 (5.23%) Replication
6 14 (3.18%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.95%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.95%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.82%) Clustering
9 8 (1.82%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.59%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.36%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.14%) Streaming Music
12 5 (1.14%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.91%) CMDB
13 4 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 111 (25.23%) Windows
2 72 (16.36%) Windows Server
3 69 (15.68%) Linux
4 42 (9.55%) Windows 7
5 39 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (7.73%) Android
6 34 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (7.27%) Windows 10
8 30 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (6.59%) Windows 8
10 28 (6.36%) Windows Vista
10 28 (6.36%) Windows XP
11 21 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.82%) Unix
13 5 (1.14%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.41%) MVC
2 69 (15.68%) Web Development
3 63 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (12.95%) Workflow
5 56 (12.73%) SDLC
6 51 (11.59%) Unit Testing
7 49 (11.14%) Project Management
8 46 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (8.86%) Wealth Management
10 38 (8.64%) OO
11 36 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 35 (7.95%) ETL
13 34 (7.73%) E-Commerce
14 29 (6.59%) OOD
15 27 (6.14%) Analytics
16 24 (5.45%) Software Engineering
17 21 (4.77%) OOP
17 21 (4.77%) Service Delivery
18 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Architecture
19 17 (3.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 224 (50.91%) C#
2 197 (44.77%) SQL
3 173 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 103 (23.41%) VB.NET
5 45 (10.23%) T-SQL
6 38 (8.64%) Java
7 20 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.73%) VB
9 7 (1.59%) VBScript
10 6 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.14%) ABAP
11 5 (1.14%) Perl
11 5 (1.14%) Ruby
12 4 (0.91%) PHP
13 3 (0.68%) C
13 3 (0.68%) Python
14 2 (0.45%) Delphi
14 2 (0.45%) Groovy
14 2 (0.45%) Korn
14 2 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (12.73%) Degree
2 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.91%) CCNP
3 4 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (0.68%) CCNA
4 3 (0.68%) ISEB
4 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.68%) MCSD
4 3 (0.68%) MCSE
4 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) CCSA
5 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.45%) MCP
5 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) MCAD
6 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.32%) QA
2 7 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.05%) Hyper-V
3 27 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.55%) NFS
5 13 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.82%) XenApp
8 3 (0.68%) vSphere
9 2 (0.45%) vCloud
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (6.36%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.45%) Ansible
2 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 175 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 71 (16.14%) Oracle
3 35 (7.95%) Cisco
3 35 (7.95%) VMware
4 29 (6.59%) Apple
4 29 (6.59%) Draytek
5 23 (5.23%) Tableau
6 21 (4.77%) Veeam
7 19 (4.32%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.50%) MKS
9 10 (2.27%) Citrix
9 10 (2.27%) Guidewire
9 10 (2.27%) SAP
10 9 (2.05%) Telerik
11 8 (1.82%) iManage
12 6 (1.36%) Interwoven
13 5 (1.14%) HP
13 5 (1.14%) IBM
14 4 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
15 3 (0.68%) FINEOS
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Effra Recruitment solutions Ltd.
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Family Medical, Bonus, Life Assurance
Posted: 27 days ago