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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 264 327 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.53% 23.09% 20.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.11% 76.40% 74.73%
Number of salaries quoted 215 266 178
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
382 428 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.16% 30.23% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 307 355 240
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Colchester -2 42 £28,500 -24.00% 3
Brentwood -5 30 £51,250 -5.09% 2
Basildon +1 29 £40,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -1 27 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Chelmsford -10 19 £45,000 - 3
Witham - 5 £37,000 - 1
Loughton - 4 £34,500 -
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Harlow +7 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Billericay -1 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Braintree +1 2 £35,000 +16.66% 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 282 (55.62%) .NET
2 260 (51.28%) SQL
3 245 (48.32%) C#
4 185 (36.49%) HTML
5 181 (35.70%) ASP.NET
6 179 (35.31%) JavaScript
7 170 (33.53%) Microsoft
8 159 (31.36%) MVC
9 157 (30.97%) Windows
10 131 (25.84%) Finance
11 126 (24.85%) CSS
12 119 (23.47%) MS Excel
13 112 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
14 104 (20.51%) jQuery
15 93 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 83 (16.37%) VB.NET
17 71 (14.00%) .NET Framework
17 71 (14.00%) Oracle
18 67 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 65 (12.82%) Degree
20 63 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 63 (12.43%) Visual Studio
21 62 (12.23%) ITIL
22 60 (11.83%) Linux
22 60 (11.83%) SDLC
23 59 (11.64%) Relational Database
23 59 (11.64%) Active Directory
24 58 (11.44%) TDD
25 57 (11.24%) Software Engineering
25 57 (11.24%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 50 (9.86%) IIS
2 45 (8.88%) SharePoint
3 36 (7.10%) MS Exchange
4 30 (5.92%) JBoss
5 21 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 17 (3.35%) GlassFish
6 17 (3.35%) WebLogic
7 16 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.56%) SAS
8 13 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.37%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.37%) OpenStack
9 12 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.58%) Node.js
11 6 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 119 (23.47%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.72%) MS Office
3 12 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.18%) InDesign
5 4 (0.79%) Mingle
5 4 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.17%) AWD
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) SunGard AvantGard
3 2 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.56%) Office 365
3 12 (2.37%) IBM SmartCloud
3 12 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.28%) DNS
2 32 (6.31%) Firewall
3 25 (4.93%) SAN
4 18 (3.55%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.56%) DHCP
6 12 (2.37%) BIG-IP
7 11 (2.17%) HTTP
8 9 (1.78%) FTP
8 9 (1.78%) WAN
9 8 (1.58%) Internet
9 8 (1.58%) NAS
10 7 (1.38%) SSH
11 6 (1.18%) VoIP
12 5 (0.99%) SNMP
13 3 (0.59%) Network Security
13 3 (0.59%) Wireless
14 2 (0.39%) SMTP
14 2 (0.39%) VPN
15 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 63 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (11.64%) Relational Database
4 54 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (9.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (5.72%) MySQL
9 22 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (4.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 21 (4.14%) RDBMS
11 19 (3.75%) MS Access
12 12 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.58%) DB2
13 8 (1.58%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
16 5 (0.99%) QlikView
17 4 (0.79%) DTS
Development Applications
1 63 (12.43%) Visual Studio
2 41 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (6.71%) Subversion
4 27 (5.33%) Moq
5 19 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.75%) MSTest
5 19 (3.75%) NUnit
6 17 (3.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (3.16%) Selenium
8 15 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (2.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 13 (2.56%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.79%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.59%) Gradle
12 3 (0.59%) Maven
12 3 (0.59%) LabVIEW
12 3 (0.59%) Ant
13 2 (0.39%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.39%) Mercurial
General
1 131 (25.84%) Finance
2 17 (3.35%) Banking
3 14 (2.76%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.76%) Music Industry
4 13 (2.56%) Marketing
5 10 (1.97%) Back Office
6 9 (1.78%) Electronics
6 9 (1.78%) Legal
7 7 (1.38%) Retail
7 7 (1.38%) Automotive
8 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.18%) Law
9 5 (0.99%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 290 (57.20%) Developer
2 135 (26.63%) .NET Developer
3 75 (14.79%) C# Developer
4 73 (14.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (11.64%) Analyst
6 55 (10.85%) Web Developer
7 45 (8.88%) DBA
8 41 (8.09%) Senior Developer
9 38 (7.50%) SQL DBA
10 37 (7.30%) .NET Web Developer
11 31 (6.11%) C# Web Developer
12 30 (5.92%) Programmer
13 28 (5.52%) Software Engineer
14 27 (5.33%) Administrator
15 25 (4.93%) Software Developer
16 22 (4.34%) SQL Server DBA
17 21 (4.14%) AWS Developer
18 20 (3.94%) Applications Support
18 20 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 19 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (55.62%) .NET
2 185 (36.49%) HTML
3 181 (35.70%) ASP.NET
4 126 (24.85%) CSS
5 104 (20.51%) jQuery
6 93 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (14.00%) .NET Framework
8 54 (10.65%) HTML5
9 44 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 42 (8.28%) XML
11 41 (8.09%) Ajax
12 39 (7.69%) WCF
13 37 (7.30%) Web Services
14 36 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (4.93%) Entity Framework
16 25 (4.93%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (4.14%) Ninject
17 21 (4.14%) WinForms
18 20 (3.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.92%) Replication
2 29 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.75%) Clustering
5 18 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.35%) User Experience
7 14 (2.76%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (2.37%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.58%) BYOD
11 7 (1.38%) Telematics
11 7 (1.38%) Streaming Music
12 6 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.18%) FMCG
12 6 (1.18%) Data Extraction
13 5 (0.99%) Social Network
14 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 157 (30.97%) Windows
2 60 (11.83%) Linux
3 26 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.16%) UNIX
7 15 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.78%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.38%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.99%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.79%) Debian
11 4 (0.79%) CentOS
12 3 (0.59%) SUSE
12 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (31.36%) MVC
2 112 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (12.23%) ITIL
4 60 (11.83%) SDLC
5 58 (11.44%) TDD
6 57 (11.24%) Software Engineering
6 57 (11.24%) Web Application Development
7 51 (10.06%) Scrum
8 41 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (8.09%) Project Management
9 36 (7.10%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (6.11%) Waterfall
11 30 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (5.72%) High Availability
13 28 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
13 28 (5.52%) Unit Testing
13 28 (5.52%) ETL
14 27 (5.33%) E-Commerce
14 27 (5.33%) Web Development
15 25 (4.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 260 (51.28%) SQL
2 245 (48.32%) C#
3 179 (35.31%) JavaScript
4 83 (16.37%) VB.NET
5 50 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 34 (6.71%) PowerShell
6 34 (6.71%) VB
7 17 (3.35%) VBA
7 17 (3.35%) Perl
7 17 (3.35%) Java
8 15 (2.96%) C
9 13 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 13 (2.56%) PHP
10 12 (2.37%) Korn
11 9 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.78%) VBScript
12 8 (1.58%) C++
13 6 (1.18%) Python
13 6 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (12.82%) Degree
2 50 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.54%) MCSE
4 18 (3.55%) MCSA
5 12 (2.37%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.79%) MCSD
8 4 (0.79%) MCTS
9 3 (0.59%) MCITP
10 2 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.20%) CCEE
11 1 (0.20%) MOS
11 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.73%) QA
2 7 (1.38%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 49 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.37%) vCloud
4 12 (2.37%) vSphere
5 9 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (3.35%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.37%) Ansible
2 12 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.37%) Puppet
3 10 (1.97%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.78%) SCCM
4 9 (1.78%) SCOM
5 5 (0.99%) Nagios
6 4 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.39%) Control-M
7 2 (0.39%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 170 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.00%) Oracle
3 53 (10.45%) VMware
4 27 (5.33%) Cisco
5 26 (5.13%) IBM
6 20 (3.94%) Citrix
7 17 (3.35%) NetApp
8 15 (2.96%) MKS
9 14 (2.76%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.56%) Sitecore
11 12 (2.37%) SaltStack
11 12 (2.37%) F5
12 10 (1.97%) SAP
12 10 (1.97%) BMC
13 8 (1.58%) Sun
13 8 (1.58%) Avaya
13 8 (1.58%) Infor
14 7 (1.38%) Red Gate
14 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.18%) Adobe
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training Budget
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reed Technology
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £24,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago