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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 136 254 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.45% 21.86% 19.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.13% 72.36% 72.19%
Number of salaries quoted 89 199 200
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
266 351 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.27% 30.21% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 176 277 271
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 28 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Colchester -13 27 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Chelmsford -10 15 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Loughton - 4 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea +11 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Thurrock 0 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Harlow -3 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Witham -4 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 169 (51.06%) .NET
2 141 (42.60%) C#
3 133 (40.18%) SQL
4 111 (33.53%) HTML
5 110 (33.23%) ASP.NET
6 103 (31.12%) JavaScript
7 99 (29.91%) Finance
8 89 (26.89%) Windows
9 87 (26.28%) CSS
10 84 (25.38%) MVC
11 83 (25.08%) Microsoft
12 82 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 69 (20.85%) Oracle
14 63 (19.03%) VB.NET
15 60 (18.13%) Unit Testing
16 57 (17.22%) .NET Framework
16 57 (17.22%) Visual Studio
16 57 (17.22%) SDLC
17 54 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 53 (16.01%) Web Services
19 52 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
20 50 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
20 50 (15.11%) Linux
20 50 (15.11%) Java
21 49 (14.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 48 (14.50%) Ajax
23 47 (14.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 46 (13.90%) Workflow
24 46 (13.90%) MS Excel
25 45 (13.60%) Windows Server

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 26 (7.85%) Apache
2 21 (6.34%) SharePoint
3 20 (6.04%) IIS
4 18 (5.44%) MS Exchange
4 18 (5.44%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.14%) GlassFish
5 17 (5.14%) JBoss
6 14 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (3.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (3.32%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.02%) Documentum
9 9 (2.72%) Apache Geronimo
10 6 (1.81%) Moodle
11 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.91%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.91%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.63%) MS Office
3 5 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.51%) Movex
3 3 (0.91%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.30%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.93%) Office 365
4 6 (1.81%) SaaS
5 4 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.25%) Firewall
2 17 (5.14%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.23%) LDAP
4 12 (3.63%) SAN
5 10 (3.02%) DNS
5 10 (3.02%) Kerberos
6 8 (2.42%) Internet
7 7 (2.11%) HTTP
8 6 (1.81%) LAN
9 5 (1.51%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.51%) SNMP
9 5 (1.51%) VoIP
10 4 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.21%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.21%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (1.21%) WAN
11 3 (0.91%) DHCP
11 3 (0.91%) FTP
12 2 (0.60%) Intranet
12 2 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 54 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (14.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (14.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (10.88%) MySQL
6 30 (9.06%) Relational Database
7 27 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (6.65%) Big Data
9 21 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (6.04%) QlikView
11 19 (5.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (5.14%) RDBMS
13 15 (4.53%) Oracle Database
14 14 (4.23%) NoSQL
15 12 (3.63%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (3.32%) MS Access
17 9 (2.72%) ActiveReports
17 9 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
18 7 (2.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (17.22%) Visual Studio
2 52 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.23%) JIRA
4 13 (3.93%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.63%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.32%) Selenium
7 9 (2.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (2.42%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.11%) Maven
9 7 (2.11%) Moq
9 7 (2.11%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.81%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.51%) Ant
11 5 (1.51%) ClearQuest
11 5 (1.51%) FishEye
11 5 (1.51%) Hudson
11 5 (1.51%) JUnit
11 5 (1.51%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.51%) Zephyr
General
1 99 (29.91%) Finance
2 13 (3.93%) Automotive
3 12 (3.63%) Marketing
4 9 (2.72%) Banking
5 8 (2.42%) Legal
6 7 (2.11%) Music Industry
6 7 (2.11%) Retail
7 6 (1.81%) Law
8 5 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 173 (52.27%) Developer
2 82 (24.77%) .NET Developer
3 49 (14.80%) C# Developer
4 48 (14.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 35 (10.57%) Analyst
6 30 (9.06%) DBA
7 29 (8.76%) Architect
8 27 (8.16%) SQL Developer
9 23 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (6.95%) Senior Developer
10 22 (6.65%) Administrator
11 20 (6.04%) SQL DBA
12 18 (5.44%) Support Analyst
13 17 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.53%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (4.23%) Java Developer
15 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
16 13 (3.93%) Web Developer
17 12 (3.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (51.06%) .NET
2 111 (33.53%) HTML
3 110 (33.23%) ASP.NET
4 87 (26.28%) CSS
5 57 (17.22%) .NET Framework
6 53 (16.01%) Web Services
7 48 (14.50%) Ajax
8 36 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 35 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (10.57%) jQuery
10 31 (9.37%) HTML5
11 29 (8.76%) SOAP
12 24 (7.25%) AngularJS
12 24 (7.25%) RESTful
13 21 (6.34%) WCF
14 20 (6.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (6.04%) XML
15 19 (5.74%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 16 (4.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.02%) Replication
4 8 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.81%) Learning Management System
5 6 (1.81%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.81%) VLE
6 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.21%) DataPower
7 4 (1.21%) Wiki
8 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.91%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.91%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.60%) Fintech
9 2 (0.60%) iPad
9 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (26.89%) Windows
2 50 (15.11%) Linux
3 45 (13.60%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.32%) Android
7 9 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.42%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.51%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.51%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.91%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.60%) Solaris
13 2 (0.60%) Unix
14 1 (0.30%) Debian
14 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.38%) MVC
2 60 (18.13%) Unit Testing
3 57 (17.22%) SDLC
4 50 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (13.90%) Workflow
6 39 (11.78%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (11.78%) Wealth Management
7 35 (10.57%) OO
8 32 (9.67%) OOD
9 24 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 23 (6.95%) Web Application Development
11 22 (6.65%) TDD
12 21 (6.34%) Data Management
12 21 (6.34%) ETL
12 21 (6.34%) High Availability
13 19 (5.74%) CRM
13 19 (5.74%) Scrum
13 19 (5.74%) SOA
14 18 (5.44%) Configuration Management
14 18 (5.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 141 (42.60%) C#
2 133 (40.18%) SQL
3 103 (31.12%) JavaScript
4 63 (19.03%) VB.NET
5 50 (15.11%) Java
6 36 (10.88%) T-SQL
7 16 (4.83%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.63%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.63%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.02%) PHP
10 9 (2.72%) VB
11 8 (2.42%) Ruby
12 7 (2.11%) C
12 7 (2.11%) VBA
13 5 (1.51%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.21%) Python
15 3 (0.91%) Perl
15 3 (0.91%) VBScript
16 2 (0.60%) XPath
17 1 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (13.29%) Degree
2 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.11%) OCP
3 7 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.81%) OCA
5 5 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.51%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.60%) MCP
6 2 (0.60%) MCSE
6 2 (0.60%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.99%) QA
2 10 (3.02%) SLA
3 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.60%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 24 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.42%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.51%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (1.21%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.30%) HDFS
7 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.72%) Nagios
2 6 (1.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.21%) Opsview
3 4 (1.21%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) WSUS
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.30%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 83 (25.08%) Microsoft
2 69 (20.85%) Oracle
3 32 (9.67%) Tableau
4 18 (5.44%) VMware
5 13 (3.93%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.32%) Cisco
7 10 (3.02%) Citrix
8 6 (1.81%) Blackboard
8 6 (1.81%) Cognos
8 6 (1.81%) HP
8 6 (1.81%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.51%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.51%) Sophos
9 5 (1.51%) WatchGuard
10 4 (1.21%) EMC
10 4 (1.21%) F5
10 4 (1.21%) Google
10 4 (1.21%) IBM
10 4 (1.21%) Splunk
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