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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 209 203 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.79% 18.81% 31.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.31% 73.29% 82.13%
Number of salaries quoted 186 179 296
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
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
320 277 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.78% 25.67% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 268 247 356
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Colchester +2 40 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Basildon +5 30 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Brentwood -1 15 £42,500 -
Saffron Walden - 12 £40,000 - 1
Wickford - 12 £47,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea 0 11 £38,250 -4.37% 1
Chelmsford -9 8 £37,225 -6.93% 3
Hockley - 7 £25,000 -
Billericay +1 5 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Braintree 0 2 £40,000 +77.77%
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow +3 1 £19,000 -55.29%
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 286 (53.36%) SQL
2 281 (52.43%) .NET
3 252 (47.01%) C#
4 180 (33.58%) Microsoft
5 177 (33.02%) ASP.NET
6 130 (24.25%) Finance
7 125 (23.32%) Windows
8 121 (22.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 118 (22.01%) JavaScript
9 118 (22.01%) MVC
10 108 (20.15%) WCF
11 105 (19.59%) HTML
12 103 (19.22%) CSS
13 94 (17.54%) Oracle
14 89 (16.60%) MS Excel
15 85 (15.86%) T-SQL
15 85 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 85 (15.86%) Degree
16 80 (14.93%) Java
17 79 (14.74%) Web Services
18 77 (14.37%) XML
18 77 (14.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 75 (13.99%) OO
20 73 (13.62%) Visual Studio
21 68 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
21 68 (12.69%) TDD
21 68 (12.69%) WPF
22 67 (12.50%) Relational Database
23 62 (11.57%) jQuery
24 59 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (10.63%) SharePoint
2 46 (8.58%) IIS
3 24 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.48%) WebLogic
3 24 (4.48%) GlassFish
4 21 (3.92%) Umbraco
5 19 (3.54%) CMS
6 17 (3.17%) Node.js
7 13 (2.43%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.93%) Drupal
10 4 (0.75%) DNN
10 4 (0.75%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.75%) Kentico
10 4 (0.75%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 89 (16.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.49%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.61%) Magento
2 11 (2.05%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.75%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.75%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.56%) AWD
5 2 (0.37%) assyst
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.36%) SAN
2 15 (2.80%) NAS
3 11 (2.05%) VoIP
4 9 (1.68%) FTP
5 8 (1.49%) Firewall
6 6 (1.12%) DNS
7 5 (0.93%) DHCP
7 5 (0.93%) SMS
8 4 (0.75%) HTTP
9 3 (0.56%) LAN
9 3 (0.56%) ADSL
9 3 (0.56%) NFC
10 2 (0.37%) WAN
10 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.37%) Intranet
11 1 (0.19%) Internet
11 1 (0.19%) SMPP
11 1 (0.19%) VPN
11 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (22.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 85 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (14.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 50 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 44 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 35 (6.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (5.60%) Oracle Database
11 28 (5.22%) NoSQL
12 24 (4.48%) Data Mining
13 20 (3.73%) DTS
14 17 (3.17%) MySQL
15 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (2.43%) QlikView
16 11 (2.05%) MongoDB
17 10 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (1.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 73 (13.62%) Visual Studio
2 45 (8.40%) NUnit
3 40 (7.46%) MSTest
4 36 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.29%) Gradle
5 23 (4.29%) Ant
5 23 (4.29%) Maven
6 15 (2.80%) Subversion
6 15 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (2.80%) Moq
7 14 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (2.05%) MSBuild
9 10 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (1.68%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.93%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.75%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.56%) Selenium
14 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 130 (24.25%) Finance
2 19 (3.54%) Marketing
3 18 (3.36%) Automotive
4 10 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.68%) Back Office
6 8 (1.49%) Games
6 8 (1.49%) Retail
7 5 (0.93%) Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Local Government
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (61.19%) Developer
2 106 (19.78%) .NET Developer
3 97 (18.10%) C# Developer
4 88 (16.42%) DBA
5 78 (14.55%) Analyst
6 75 (13.99%) SQL DBA
7 60 (11.19%) Software Developer
8 45 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (7.46%) Web Developer
10 36 (6.72%) SQL Server DBA
11 35 (6.53%) Administrator
12 30 (5.60%) Junior
12 30 (5.60%) Java Developer
13 28 (5.22%) Junior Developer
14 25 (4.66%) Senior Developer
15 21 (3.92%) Applications Support
15 21 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (3.73%) Analyst Developer
17 19 (3.54%) Support Analyst
18 18 (3.36%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (52.43%) .NET
2 177 (33.02%) ASP.NET
3 108 (20.15%) WCF
4 105 (19.59%) HTML
5 103 (19.22%) CSS
6 79 (14.74%) Web Services
7 77 (14.37%) XML
8 68 (12.69%) WPF
9 62 (11.57%) jQuery
10 59 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (10.63%) .NET Framework
12 56 (10.45%) WinForms
13 43 (8.02%) Ajax
14 42 (7.84%) SOAP
15 27 (5.04%) LINQ
16 25 (4.66%) Ninject
17 23 (4.29%) Hibernate
17 23 (4.29%) XHTML
17 23 (4.29%) JMS
18 21 (3.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.14%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.29%) Clustering
3 21 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (3.17%) Replication
5 15 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.68%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.68%) Open Source
9 7 (1.31%) iPhone
9 7 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.12%) Social Media
11 5 (0.93%) Telematics
11 5 (0.93%) BBC
12 4 (0.75%) Tandem
12 4 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.75%) Statistics
12 4 (0.75%) Streaming Music
12 4 (0.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 125 (23.32%) Windows
2 41 (7.65%) Android
3 37 (6.90%) Linux
4 23 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.87%) UNIX
9 7 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (22.01%) MVC
2 75 (13.99%) OO
3 68 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (12.69%) TDD
4 51 (9.51%) E-Commerce
5 43 (8.02%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (6.16%) Web Application Development
7 30 (5.60%) ETL
7 30 (5.60%) Scrum
8 29 (5.41%) OOP
9 28 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (5.04%) Unit Testing
10 27 (5.04%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (4.29%) MVVM
12 21 (3.92%) Migration
13 20 (3.73%) Project Management
13 20 (3.73%) Change Control
14 19 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (3.54%) Android Development
14 19 (3.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 286 (53.36%) SQL
2 252 (47.01%) C#
3 118 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 85 (15.86%) T-SQL
5 80 (14.93%) Java
6 55 (10.26%) VB.NET
7 31 (5.78%) PL/SQL
8 29 (5.41%) PHP
9 25 (4.66%) Ruby
10 19 (3.54%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.61%) C++
12 12 (2.24%) XAML
13 10 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.87%) C
14 9 (1.68%) VBA
15 8 (1.49%) VB
16 7 (1.31%) F#
16 7 (1.31%) VBScript
17 3 (0.56%) Perl
18 2 (0.37%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 85 (15.86%) Degree
2 34 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.17%) MCTS
4 10 (1.87%) MCITP
5 9 (1.68%) MCP
6 8 (1.49%) MCAD
6 8 (1.49%) MCSD
6 8 (1.49%) MCSE
7 5 (0.93%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.75%) PhD
9 3 (0.56%) MCSA
10 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) MOS
11 1 (0.19%) CCNP
11 1 (0.19%) CCNA
11 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.93%) SLA
2 3 (0.56%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.93%) vSphere
4 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.75%) Puppet
1 4 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.56%) ARCserve
2 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.37%) WSUS
3 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.37%) Nagios
3 2 (0.37%) Munin
3 2 (0.37%) Opsview
4 1 (0.19%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 180 (33.58%) Microsoft
2 94 (17.54%) Oracle
3 32 (5.97%) JBoss
4 29 (5.41%) VMware
5 25 (4.66%) DevExpress
6 17 (3.17%) Google
6 17 (3.17%) SAP
7 11 (2.05%) JD Edwards
7 11 (2.05%) Sage
7 11 (2.05%) Cisco
8 9 (1.68%) Facebook
9 8 (1.49%) Red Gate
9 8 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.12%) Citrix
11 5 (0.93%) Apple
11 5 (0.93%) Cognos
11 5 (0.93%) Sybase
11 5 (0.93%) Sony
11 5 (0.93%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.93%) IPFX
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Essex
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Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
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Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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