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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 215 136 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.90% 14.39% 29.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.88% 59.13% 73.98%
Number of salaries quoted 166 118 231
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,550 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £57,500
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
295 230 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.19% 24.34% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 218 192 305
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Brentwood 0 31 £47,500 -44.11% 4
Southend-on-Sea - 28 £45,000 - 7
Colchester +10 24 £28,500 -5.78% 6
Basildon +2 15 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Chelmsford -14 9 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Harlow +2 6 £45,000 -7.21% 1
Hockley - 5 £45,000 -
Harwich - 3 - -
Saffron Walden +2 2 £56,250 +74.41%
Billericay +3 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Witham -4 1 £37,000 - 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 244 (55.33%) .NET
2 217 (49.21%) SQL
3 171 (38.78%) C#
4 155 (35.15%) ASP.NET
5 134 (30.39%) Windows
6 124 (28.12%) MVC
7 118 (26.76%) Finance
8 113 (25.62%) JavaScript
9 108 (24.49%) HTML
10 107 (24.26%) Microsoft
11 106 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (22.68%) jQuery
13 93 (21.09%) CSS
14 91 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 80 (18.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 75 (17.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 72 (16.33%) Oracle
18 70 (15.87%) .NET Framework
18 70 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 69 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 64 (14.51%) Web Services
21 61 (13.83%) T-SQL
21 61 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
22 58 (13.15%) VB.NET
23 57 (12.93%) WCF
24 53 (12.02%) ETL
25 52 (11.79%) XML
26 47 (10.66%) Linux
27 46 (10.43%) IIS
27 46 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (10.43%) IIS
2 40 (9.07%) JBoss
3 39 (8.84%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.58%) GlassFish
5 25 (5.67%) WebLogic
6 24 (5.44%) WebSphere
7 21 (4.76%) MS Exchange
8 13 (2.95%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.95%) OpenStack
9 11 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (2.27%) Node.js
11 8 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (1.81%) Apache
12 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.45%) CMS
14 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) AWD
2 5 (1.13%) Magento
2 5 (1.13%) Sage 200
2 5 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.68%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.68%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.68%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.95%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.90%) SAN
2 22 (4.99%) DNS
3 18 (4.08%) Firewall
4 11 (2.49%) BIG-IP
4 11 (2.49%) NAS
5 10 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.04%) HTTP
7 8 (1.81%) VPN
7 8 (1.81%) Internet
8 7 (1.59%) VLAN
9 5 (1.13%) Junos
9 5 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.13%) Intranet
9 5 (1.13%) Broadband
10 4 (0.91%) LAN
10 4 (0.91%) VoIP
10 4 (0.91%) WAN
10 4 (0.91%) FTP
10 4 (0.91%) IPv4
10 4 (0.91%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 80 (18.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (17.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 46 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (9.30%) Relational Database
7 29 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 26 (5.90%) RDBMS
10 25 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (4.31%) Oracle Database
12 16 (3.63%) Data Mining
13 14 (3.17%) OLTP
14 13 (2.95%) PerformancePoint
15 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (2.49%) MySQL
16 10 (2.27%) NoSQL
17 9 (2.04%) OLAP
18 8 (1.81%) DTS
Development Applications
1 38 (8.62%) Subversion
2 34 (7.71%) NUnit
3 33 (7.48%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.90%) MSTest
5 23 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.08%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.63%) Moq
8 14 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (2.27%) Gradle
10 10 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (2.27%) Maven
10 10 (2.27%) Ant
11 8 (1.81%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.81%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.13%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.68%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.68%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.68%) NCover
13 3 (0.68%) StyleCop
General
1 118 (26.76%) Finance
2 17 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.72%) Marketing
4 11 (2.49%) Banking
5 10 (2.27%) Legal
6 8 (1.81%) Advertising
6 8 (1.81%) Games
7 6 (1.36%) Retail
8 5 (1.13%) Local Government
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Automotive
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 242 (54.88%) Developer
2 92 (20.86%) .NET Developer
3 81 (18.37%) Analyst
4 69 (15.65%) C# Developer
5 56 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 50 (11.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 46 (10.43%) Web Developer
8 44 (9.98%) DBA
9 31 (7.03%) SQL DBA
10 28 (6.35%) Administrator
11 26 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 25 (5.67%) Support Analyst
13 21 (4.76%) Business Analyst
14 17 (3.85%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.85%) Programmer
14 17 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
15 16 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
15 16 (3.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (3.63%) Junior
16 15 (3.40%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (55.33%) .NET
2 155 (35.15%) ASP.NET
3 108 (24.49%) HTML
4 100 (22.68%) jQuery
5 93 (21.09%) CSS
6 70 (15.87%) .NET Framework
7 69 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 64 (14.51%) Web Services
9 57 (12.93%) WCF
10 52 (11.79%) XML
11 39 (8.84%) HTML5
12 36 (8.16%) LINQ
13 32 (7.26%) WPF
14 27 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 26 (5.90%) Ninject
16 25 (5.67%) CSS3
16 25 (5.67%) Ajax
17 20 (4.54%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (4.31%) WinForms
19 18 (4.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.54%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.63%) Data Extraction
3 16 (3.63%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (3.40%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.95%) Replication
5 13 (2.95%) Clustering
6 11 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.04%) iPhone
7 9 (2.04%) Social Network
8 8 (1.81%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.81%) Open Source
8 8 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.13%) Life Science
11 3 (0.68%) GIS
11 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.68%) LIMS
11 3 (0.68%) Telematics
12 2 (0.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 134 (30.39%) Windows
2 47 (10.66%) Linux
3 31 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.95%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.95%) UNIX
7 12 (2.72%) Android
7 12 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.59%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.68%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (28.12%) MVC
2 106 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (12.02%) ETL
5 42 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 42 (9.52%) TDD
6 36 (8.16%) Scrum
6 36 (8.16%) Web Development
7 34 (7.71%) Software Engineering
8 31 (7.03%) Waterfall
9 30 (6.80%) Dependency Injection
10 29 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (5.90%) Web Application Development
12 24 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (5.22%) Data Analysis
14 22 (4.99%) Migration
14 22 (4.99%) Change Control
14 22 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (4.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 217 (49.21%) SQL
2 171 (38.78%) C#
3 113 (25.62%) JavaScript
4 61 (13.83%) T-SQL
5 58 (13.15%) VB.NET
6 40 (9.07%) Java
7 30 (6.80%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.85%) Perl
9 15 (3.40%) VB
10 14 (3.17%) VBScript
11 11 (2.49%) C
11 11 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.49%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.49%) Korn
12 10 (2.27%) PHP
13 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.81%) XAML
14 7 (1.59%) XPath
15 5 (1.13%) Python
16 4 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (9.52%) Degree
2 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.27%) MCSE
4 7 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.36%) MCP
5 6 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.13%) CCNP
6 5 (1.13%) CCNA
6 5 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.91%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.91%) MCITP
8 3 (0.68%) MCSA
8 3 (0.68%) MCTS
9 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.17%) SLA
2 4 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.68%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.54%) Hyper-V
3 16 (3.63%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.95%) vCloud
5 12 (2.72%) vSphere
6 9 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.81%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.49%) Puppet
1 11 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (2.49%) Ansible
2 5 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.13%) SCCM
3 2 (0.45%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 107 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 72 (16.33%) Oracle
3 41 (9.30%) VMware
4 25 (5.67%) IBM
5 22 (4.99%) Cisco
6 20 (4.54%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.17%) MKS
8 11 (2.49%) SAP
8 11 (2.49%) F5
8 11 (2.49%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.04%) Tableau
9 9 (2.04%) Facebook
9 9 (2.04%) Twitter
9 9 (2.04%) HP
9 9 (2.04%) Citrix
9 9 (2.04%) Sage
10 8 (1.81%) Google
10 8 (1.81%) NETGEAR
11 7 (1.59%) Juniper
12 6 (1.36%) NetApp
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience & competitiv
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago