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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 220 161 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.57% 14.83% 29.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.84% 64.40% 71.04%
Number of salaries quoted 174 137 244
Average salary £45,000 £39,200 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.79% -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,225 £27,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
315 250 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.29% 23.02% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 236 207 334
Average salary £45,000 £39,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 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 December 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 +6 41 £47,500 -44.11% 1
Southend-on-Sea +3 23 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Basildon -4 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Chelmsford -4 12 £50,000 +8.69% 4
Colchester -12 7 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Hockley - 6 £42,500 - 1
Harlow -1 5 £45,000 -3.74%
Saffron Walden +2 4 £52,500 +41.89% 2
Purfleet - 2 £47,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 234 (54.04%) .NET
2 207 (47.81%) SQL
3 167 (38.57%) C#
4 147 (33.95%) ASP.NET
5 127 (29.33%) Windows
6 119 (27.48%) MVC
7 111 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (25.64%) JavaScript
8 104 (24.02%) HTML
8 104 (24.02%) Finance
9 99 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 98 (22.63%) jQuery
11 92 (21.25%) CSS
12 87 (20.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 80 (18.48%) Oracle
14 78 (18.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 70 (16.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 67 (15.47%) .NET Framework
17 65 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 65 (15.01%) T-SQL
18 64 (14.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 63 (14.55%) VB.NET
19 63 (14.55%) WCF
20 62 (14.32%) Web Services
21 58 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
22 49 (11.32%) ETL
23 45 (10.39%) Relational Database
23 45 (10.39%) Degree
23 45 (10.39%) JBoss
24 44 (10.16%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 45 (10.39%) JBoss
2 40 (9.24%) IIS
2 40 (9.24%) SharePoint
3 34 (7.85%) GlassFish
4 30 (6.93%) WebLogic
5 28 (6.47%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.39%) MS Exchange
7 14 (3.23%) Node.js
8 12 (2.77%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.77%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.85%) Apache
11 7 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.46%) CMS
16 1 (0.23%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.08%) AWD
2 7 (1.62%) Magento
2 7 (1.62%) Sage 200
3 5 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.92%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.69%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.69%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.77%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.62%) SAN
2 18 (4.16%) DNS
3 14 (3.23%) Firewall
4 12 (2.77%) NAS
5 10 (2.31%) BIG-IP
6 9 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.62%) VPN
7 7 (1.62%) HTTP
7 7 (1.62%) VLAN
8 5 (1.15%) Junos
8 5 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (1.15%) Broadband
8 5 (1.15%) VoIP
8 5 (1.15%) Intranet
8 5 (1.15%) Internet
9 4 (0.92%) IPv4
9 4 (0.92%) IPv6
9 4 (0.92%) WAN
9 4 (0.92%) LAN
9 4 (0.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 78 (18.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (16.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (14.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (10.39%) Relational Database
6 41 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (7.39%) RDBMS
8 26 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 25 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (5.08%) Data Mining
11 21 (4.85%) Oracle Database
11 21 (4.85%) NoSQL
12 18 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (3.23%) OLTP
14 13 (3.00%) PerformancePoint
15 11 (2.54%) MySQL
15 11 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (2.08%) OLAP
16 9 (2.08%) DTS
Development Applications
1 37 (8.55%) Visual Studio
2 35 (8.08%) Subversion
3 34 (7.85%) NUnit
4 32 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (5.54%) MSTest
6 22 (5.08%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.70%) Maven
7 16 (3.70%) Ant
7 16 (3.70%) Gradle
8 13 (3.00%) Moq
9 12 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 12 (2.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (2.31%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.85%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.15%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.69%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.69%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.69%) NCover
13 3 (0.69%) StyleCop
General
1 104 (24.02%) Finance
2 18 (4.16%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.31%) Games
4 8 (1.85%) Banking
4 8 (1.85%) Advertising
4 8 (1.85%) Legal
5 7 (1.62%) Marketing
6 6 (1.39%) Local Government
6 6 (1.39%) Automotive
7 4 (0.92%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (54.04%) Developer
2 81 (18.71%) .NET Developer
3 79 (18.24%) Analyst
4 62 (14.32%) C# Developer
5 46 (10.62%) Senior Developer
6 41 (9.47%) DBA
7 39 (9.01%) Web Developer
8 37 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (7.62%) SQL DBA
10 28 (6.47%) Administrator
11 26 (6.00%) Support Analyst
12 24 (5.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 20 (4.62%) Junior
13 20 (4.62%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.62%) Business Analyst
13 20 (4.62%) Java Developer
14 18 (4.16%) SQL Server DBA
14 18 (4.16%) Junior Developer
15 17 (3.93%) Programmer
16 14 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (54.04%) .NET
2 147 (33.95%) ASP.NET
3 104 (24.02%) HTML
4 98 (22.63%) jQuery
5 92 (21.25%) CSS
6 67 (15.47%) .NET Framework
7 65 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 63 (14.55%) WCF
9 62 (14.32%) Web Services
10 44 (10.16%) XML
11 37 (8.55%) WPF
12 32 (7.39%) LINQ
13 26 (6.00%) HTML5
13 26 (6.00%) Ajax
14 21 (4.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (4.85%) Ninject
15 19 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (4.39%) WinForms
16 17 (3.93%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.46%) Mathematics
3 15 (3.46%) Data Extraction
4 12 (2.77%) Clustering
4 12 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (2.31%) iPhone
5 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.31%) Replication
6 9 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.85%) Open Source
7 8 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.85%) Social Network
8 5 (1.15%) Life Science
8 5 (1.15%) BBC
8 5 (1.15%) Social Media
9 4 (0.92%) User Experience
9 4 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.69%) LIMS
10 3 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 127 (29.33%) Windows
2 43 (9.93%) Linux
3 30 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.93%) Android
7 15 (3.46%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.00%) UNIX
9 8 (1.85%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (27.48%) MVC
2 111 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (11.32%) ETL
5 43 (9.93%) E-Commerce
6 42 (9.70%) TDD
7 35 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (7.39%) Scrum
9 29 (6.70%) Web Development
10 27 (6.24%) OO
11 26 (6.00%) Change Control
11 26 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 25 (5.77%) Software Engineering
13 24 (5.54%) Dependency Injection
14 23 (5.31%) Web Application Development
14 23 (5.31%) Workflow
15 22 (5.08%) Migration
15 22 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
16 21 (4.85%) Data Analysis
17 20 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 207 (47.81%) SQL
2 167 (38.57%) C#
3 111 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 65 (15.01%) T-SQL
5 63 (14.55%) VB.NET
6 44 (10.16%) Java
7 36 (8.31%) PowerShell
8 18 (4.16%) PHP
8 18 (4.16%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.23%) Perl
10 13 (3.00%) VBScript
11 11 (2.54%) VB
12 10 (2.31%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.31%) XAML
12 10 (2.31%) Korn
13 8 (1.85%) Ruby
14 7 (1.62%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.39%) XPath
15 6 (1.39%) C
16 3 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (10.39%) Degree
2 21 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.77%) MCSE
4 7 (1.62%) MCP
5 6 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.15%) CCNP
6 5 (1.15%) CCNA
6 5 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.92%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.92%) MCTS
7 4 (0.92%) MCITP
8 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) MOS
9 1 (0.23%) PhD
9 1 (0.23%) MCAD
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.23%) SLA
2 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 38 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (5.54%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.77%) vCloud
5 11 (2.54%) vSphere
6 9 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.08%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.39%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.31%) Puppet
1 10 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.31%) Ansible
2 5 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.92%) SCCM
3 4 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.23%) Munin
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) Nagios
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 99 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 80 (18.48%) Oracle
3 44 (10.16%) VMware
4 20 (4.62%) Cisco
5 19 (4.39%) IBM
5 19 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.23%) Google
7 13 (3.00%) Facebook
8 12 (2.77%) MKS
9 11 (2.54%) Sage
9 11 (2.54%) SAP
10 10 (2.31%) F5
10 10 (2.31%) SaltStack
11 9 (2.08%) Tableau
11 9 (2.08%) Citrix
11 9 (2.08%) HP
12 8 (1.85%) Twitter
13 7 (1.62%) Juniper
14 6 (1.39%) Dell
14 6 (1.39%) Polycom
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: Just now
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
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Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wickford
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Saffron Walden, Essex
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + full bens
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Saffron Walden, Essex
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