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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 215 179 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.72% 15.67% 30.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.69% 61.30% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 169 154 214
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
313 292 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.88% 25.57% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 235 252 293
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +8 45 £50,000 -41.17% 3
Southend-on-Sea +6 27 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Basildon -5 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Chelmsford -1 12 £48,750 +9.55% 1
Harlow +3 10 £45,000 -3.74%
Colchester -17 5 £35,500 +18.33% 3
Saffron Walden +3 4 £52,500 +41.89%
Hockley - 4 £30,000 -
Wickford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Billericay +2 1 - -
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 226 (53.05%) .NET
2 197 (46.24%) SQL
3 169 (39.67%) C#
4 127 (29.81%) ASP.NET
5 118 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (27.00%) Windows
7 105 (24.65%) Finance
8 101 (23.71%) MVC
9 98 (23.00%) Microsoft
10 91 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 90 (21.13%) JavaScript
12 87 (20.42%) HTML
13 83 (19.48%) Oracle
14 78 (18.31%) CSS
14 78 (18.31%) jQuery
15 73 (17.14%) WCF
16 67 (15.73%) T-SQL
16 67 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 65 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 60 (14.08%) .NET Framework
19 54 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (11.97%) VB.NET
20 51 (11.97%) XML
21 50 (11.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 50 (11.74%) Relational Database
22 49 (11.50%) Web Services
22 49 (11.50%) Java
23 47 (11.03%) WPF
24 46 (10.80%) TDD
25 43 (10.09%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (10.09%) JBoss
2 38 (8.92%) IIS
3 31 (7.28%) GlassFish
4 30 (7.04%) WebLogic
5 28 (6.57%) SharePoint
5 28 (6.57%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.46%) MS Exchange
7 14 (3.29%) Node.js
8 11 (2.58%) OpenStack
8 11 (2.58%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (1.17%) Apache
13 5 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.17%) CMS
14 4 (0.94%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.88%) AWD
2 5 (1.17%) Magento
2 5 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.94%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.94%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.70%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.70%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.58%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.69%) SAN
2 16 (3.76%) DNS
3 13 (3.05%) Firewall
4 12 (2.82%) NAS
5 9 (2.11%) BIG-IP
5 9 (2.11%) VoIP
6 8 (1.88%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.64%) VLAN
8 6 (1.41%) VPN
8 6 (1.41%) Intranet
8 6 (1.41%) HTTP
9 5 (1.17%) Broadband
9 5 (1.17%) Junos
9 5 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.94%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.94%) LAN
10 4 (0.94%) SMS
10 4 (0.94%) WAN
10 4 (0.94%) Internet
10 4 (0.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 67 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (11.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 50 (11.74%) Relational Database
5 38 (8.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 36 (8.45%) RDBMS
7 25 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (5.40%) Oracle Database
8 23 (5.40%) Data Mining
9 22 (5.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 22 (5.16%) NoSQL
10 20 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (3.52%) OLTP
12 13 (3.05%) DTS
13 12 (2.82%) MySQL
13 12 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (2.11%) OLAP
16 7 (1.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 39 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (8.22%) NUnit
4 28 (6.57%) Subversion
5 26 (6.10%) MSTest
6 20 (4.69%) Git (software)
7 17 (3.99%) Gradle
7 17 (3.99%) Maven
7 17 (3.99%) Ant
8 14 (3.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (3.05%) MSBuild
10 11 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (2.35%) Moq
12 8 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (1.64%) SpecFlow
14 6 (1.41%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
16 2 (0.47%) NCrunch
16 2 (0.47%) NSubstitute
16 2 (0.47%) CruiseControl
General
1 105 (24.65%) Finance
2 11 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.35%) Games
4 9 (2.11%) Banking
5 8 (1.88%) Marketing
6 7 (1.64%) Legal
7 6 (1.41%) Advertising
7 6 (1.41%) Automotive
7 6 (1.41%) Retail
7 6 (1.41%) Local Government
8 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (54.69%) Developer
2 78 (18.31%) .NET Developer
3 68 (15.96%) Analyst
4 60 (14.08%) C# Developer
5 47 (11.03%) DBA
6 37 (8.69%) Senior Developer
6 37 (8.69%) SQL DBA
7 36 (8.45%) Web Developer
8 29 (6.81%) Software Developer
9 28 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (5.87%) Support Analyst
11 24 (5.63%) Administrator
12 22 (5.16%) Junior
12 22 (5.16%) Java Developer
13 21 (4.93%) SQL Server DBA
14 20 (4.69%) Junior Developer
15 18 (4.23%) Programmer
16 16 (3.76%) Applications Support
16 16 (3.76%) Architect
17 15 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (53.05%) .NET
2 127 (29.81%) ASP.NET
3 87 (20.42%) HTML
4 78 (18.31%) CSS
4 78 (18.31%) jQuery
5 73 (17.14%) WCF
6 60 (14.08%) .NET Framework
7 54 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (11.97%) XML
9 49 (11.50%) Web Services
10 47 (11.03%) WPF
11 34 (7.98%) LINQ
12 22 (5.16%) Ajax
13 18 (4.23%) Ninject
14 17 (3.99%) Hibernate
14 17 (3.99%) WinForms
14 17 (3.99%) JMS
15 15 (3.52%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (3.05%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.40%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.52%) Clustering
4 13 (3.05%) Replication
5 11 (2.58%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (2.35%) iPhone
7 9 (2.11%) Data Extraction
7 9 (2.11%) Open Source
7 9 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.17%) Social Media
10 5 (1.17%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.17%) BBC
10 5 (1.17%) Life Science
10 5 (1.17%) Social Network
11 4 (0.94%) User Experience
12 3 (0.70%) Kindle
12 3 (0.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 115 (27.00%) Windows
2 39 (9.15%) Linux
3 30 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (4.69%) Android
6 19 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.52%) Windows 7
9 13 (3.05%) UNIX
10 11 (2.58%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.88%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.88%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.70%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.70%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (23.71%) MVC
3 46 (10.80%) TDD
4 43 (10.09%) E-Commerce
5 42 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (8.69%) ETL
7 36 (8.45%) OO
8 31 (7.28%) Scrum
9 26 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (5.87%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (5.87%) Waterfall
11 24 (5.63%) Change Control
11 24 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (5.40%) Migration
13 22 (5.16%) Web Application Development
13 22 (5.16%) Dependency Injection
14 19 (4.46%) ITIL
15 18 (4.23%) OOP
15 18 (4.23%) Project Management
16 17 (3.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 197 (46.24%) SQL
2 169 (39.67%) C#
3 90 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 67 (15.73%) T-SQL
5 51 (11.97%) VB.NET
6 49 (11.50%) Java
7 37 (8.69%) PowerShell
8 22 (5.16%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.76%) PHP
10 13 (3.05%) XAML
11 12 (2.82%) Perl
12 11 (2.58%) VBScript
12 11 (2.58%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.11%) Korn
13 9 (2.11%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.88%) Ruby
15 7 (1.64%) VB
16 6 (1.41%) C
17 5 (1.17%) XPath
18 3 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 43 (10.09%) Degree
2 24 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.82%) MCSE
4 8 (1.88%) MCP
4 8 (1.88%) MCTS
5 6 (1.41%) MCITP
5 6 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.17%) CCNP
6 5 (1.17%) CCNA
6 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.70%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.70%) PhD
8 2 (0.47%) MCAD
8 2 (0.47%) MCSD
8 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) MOS
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.82%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.40%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.29%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.58%) vCloud
5 10 (2.35%) vSphere
6 9 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.88%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.58%) Puppet
1 11 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.11%) Ansible
3 4 (0.94%) SCCM
4 3 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.47%) Nagios
5 2 (0.47%) Opsview
5 2 (0.47%) Munin
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
6 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 98 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 83 (19.48%) Oracle
3 42 (9.86%) VMware
4 19 (4.46%) Cisco
4 19 (4.46%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.52%) Google
6 14 (3.29%) IBM
7 12 (2.82%) Sage
8 11 (2.58%) MKS
8 11 (2.58%) SAP
9 10 (2.35%) Facebook
10 9 (2.11%) F5
10 9 (2.11%) SaltStack
10 9 (2.11%) HP
10 9 (2.11%) Citrix
11 7 (1.64%) Juniper
12 6 (1.41%) Dell
12 6 (1.41%) IPFX
12 6 (1.41%) Polycom
12 6 (1.41%) DevExpress
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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