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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 260 225 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.98% 19.02% 19.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.24% 68.18% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 203 200 191
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £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
381 330 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.21% 27.90% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 289 285 255
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Basildon +2 52 £42,500 +14.86% 4
Colchester -2 36 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chelmsford +3 29 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Brentwood -1 21 £60,000 +41.17% 6
Southend-on-Sea -3 21 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Witham - 5 £37,250 -
Harlow +2 1 - -
Braintree 0 1 - -
Billericay -4 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Wickford -4 1 £26,500 -24.28%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 286 (53.66%) .NET
2 275 (51.59%) SQL
3 239 (44.84%) C#
4 190 (35.65%) Microsoft
5 188 (35.27%) HTML
6 181 (33.96%) JavaScript
7 163 (30.58%) Windows
8 154 (28.89%) MS Excel
9 148 (27.77%) ASP.NET
10 141 (26.45%) Finance
11 133 (24.95%) MVC
12 115 (21.58%) CSS
13 108 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
14 100 (18.76%) jQuery
15 81 (15.20%) Oracle
16 80 (15.01%) VB.NET
17 77 (14.45%) T-SQL
18 75 (14.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 74 (13.88%) .NET Framework
20 73 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 69 (12.95%) Visual Studio
21 69 (12.95%) ITIL
21 69 (12.95%) SDLC
22 67 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
23 64 (12.01%) IIS
24 62 (11.63%) Linux
24 62 (11.63%) VMware
24 62 (11.63%) Degree
25 60 (11.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 59 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 64 (12.01%) IIS
2 41 (7.69%) JBoss
3 37 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 35 (6.57%) MS Exchange
5 17 (3.19%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.81%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.63%) SAS
7 14 (2.63%) GlassFish
7 14 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 154 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.69%) MS Office
3 8 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.13%) InDesign
5 4 (0.75%) Mingle
6 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.38%) AWD
2 6 (1.13%) SunGard AvantGard
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.44%) Office 365
3 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.88%) IBM SmartCloud
4 10 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.94%) DNS
2 27 (5.07%) Firewall
3 21 (3.94%) SAN
4 19 (3.56%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.81%) DHCP
6 11 (2.06%) HTTP
6 11 (2.06%) NAS
7 10 (1.88%) BIG-IP
8 9 (1.69%) WAN
9 7 (1.31%) VoIP
9 7 (1.31%) Internet
10 5 (0.94%) FTP
10 5 (0.94%) SNMP
11 4 (0.75%) SSH
12 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.38%) SMTP
12 2 (0.38%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.38%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.19%) LAN
13 1 (0.19%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 73 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (11.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 57 (10.69%) Relational Database
5 51 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (8.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (7.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 42 (7.88%) MySQL
8 40 (7.50%) MS Access
9 35 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 23 (4.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (4.13%) DTS
13 16 (3.00%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.50%) Data Mining
16 7 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.31%) NoSQL
17 6 (1.13%) EDRMS
18 5 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 69 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 57 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (7.13%) Subversion
4 23 (4.32%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.32%) Moq
4 23 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 19 (3.56%) Jenkins
7 18 (3.38%) SpecFlow
8 16 (3.00%) Selenium
9 15 (2.81%) TeamCity
10 14 (2.63%) NUnit
11 9 (1.69%) MSTest
12 8 (1.50%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.94%) NCover
13 5 (0.94%) StyleCop
13 5 (0.94%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.94%) JIRA
13 5 (0.94%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 141 (26.45%) Finance
2 18 (3.38%) Banking
3 17 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.63%) Back Office
5 12 (2.25%) Music Industry
6 9 (1.69%) Marketing
6 9 (1.69%) Legal
7 6 (1.13%) Automotive
7 6 (1.13%) Electronics
7 6 (1.13%) Retail
8 5 (0.94%) Games
8 5 (0.94%) Law
9 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Avionics
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 281 (52.72%) Developer
2 121 (22.70%) .NET Developer
3 67 (12.57%) C# Developer
4 66 (12.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (11.07%) Analyst
6 54 (10.13%) Web Developer
7 50 (9.38%) DBA
8 47 (8.82%) SQL DBA
9 33 (6.19%) .NET Web Developer
9 33 (6.19%) Applications Support
10 31 (5.82%) Programmer
10 31 (5.82%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.82%) C# Web Developer
11 29 (5.44%) Senior Developer
11 29 (5.44%) Software Developer
12 28 (5.25%) SQL Server DBA
13 27 (5.07%) Software Engineer
14 23 (4.32%) Administrator
15 20 (3.75%) Architect
16 19 (3.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (53.66%) .NET
2 188 (35.27%) HTML
3 148 (27.77%) ASP.NET
4 115 (21.58%) CSS
5 100 (18.76%) jQuery
6 74 (13.88%) .NET Framework
7 67 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (8.82%) Ajax
9 43 (8.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 36 (6.75%) WCF
12 35 (6.57%) HTML5
13 33 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (5.82%) XML
15 30 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
16 27 (5.07%) Web Services
17 24 (4.50%) AngularJS
18 20 (3.75%) Entity Framework
19 19 (3.56%) RESTful
20 18 (3.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.07%) Replication
2 34 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.82%) Clustering
4 25 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.69%) User Experience
5 23 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.50%) BYOD
9 6 (1.13%) FMCG
10 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.75%) Streaming Music
10 4 (0.75%) Telematics
11 2 (0.38%) Life Science
11 2 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.38%) Derivative
11 2 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 163 (30.58%) Windows
2 62 (11.63%) Linux
3 25 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.19%) UNIX
7 12 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.25%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.31%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (1.13%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.94%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.75%) CentOS
12 4 (0.75%) Debian
13 3 (0.56%) SUSE
14 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (24.95%) MVC
2 108 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.95%) ITIL
3 69 (12.95%) SDLC
4 55 (10.32%) TDD
5 54 (10.13%) Project Management
6 49 (9.19%) Scrum
6 49 (9.19%) Web Application Development
7 44 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (8.07%) Software Engineering
9 35 (6.57%) OO
10 33 (6.19%) High Availability
11 30 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (5.25%) OOP
13 27 (5.07%) Business Analysis
13 27 (5.07%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.07%) Database Mirroring
13 27 (5.07%) BDD
14 25 (4.69%) Service Delivery
15 23 (4.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 275 (51.59%) SQL
2 239 (44.84%) C#
3 181 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 80 (15.01%) VB.NET
5 77 (14.45%) T-SQL
6 41 (7.69%) VBA
7 35 (6.57%) VB
8 33 (6.19%) PowerShell
9 30 (5.63%) Java
10 15 (2.81%) Perl
11 14 (2.63%) PHP
11 14 (2.63%) VBScript
12 11 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.88%) Korn
13 10 (1.88%) C
14 8 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.31%) XPath
15 7 (1.31%) VB6
16 6 (1.13%) C++
17 4 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (11.63%) Degree
2 59 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.50%) MCSA
4 20 (3.75%) MCSE
5 8 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.75%) MCSD
7 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.75%) MCTS
8 3 (0.56%) MCITP
9 2 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.38%) MOS
10 1 (0.19%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.19%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.19%) CCEE
10 1 (0.19%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.69%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 57 (10.69%) Active Directory
2 52 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.32%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.88%) vSphere
4 10 (1.88%) vCloud
5 9 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.38%) XenApp
8 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (3.19%) Backup Exec
2 16 (3.00%) Puppet
3 10 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.88%) Ansible
4 9 (1.69%) SCCM
4 9 (1.69%) SCOM
5 7 (1.31%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.94%) Nagios
7 4 (0.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.38%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.19%) Control-M
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 190 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 81 (15.20%) Oracle
3 62 (11.63%) VMware
4 26 (4.88%) Cisco
5 21 (3.94%) MKS
6 20 (3.75%) Citrix
7 17 (3.19%) IBM
8 14 (2.63%) Red Gate
9 13 (2.44%) NetApp
9 13 (2.44%) Sitecore
10 12 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.06%) CODA
11 11 (2.06%) SAP
11 11 (2.06%) Cognos
12 10 (1.88%) F5
12 10 (1.88%) SaltStack
13 9 (1.69%) Infor
13 9 (1.69%) Sun
14 8 (1.50%) SunGard
14 8 (1.50%) Avaya
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago