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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 278 274 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.13% 21.22% 19.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.48% 70.98% 75.09%
Number of salaries quoted 223 229 176
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 £26,100 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
412 386 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.80% 29.90% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 319 327 239
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £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 3 July 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 July 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 +1 42 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Basildon +4 41 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Chelmsford -2 29 £45,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -1 23 £35,000 -16.66% 4
Brentwood -6 20 £60,000 +24.35% 1
Witham - 6 £37,000 - 3
Loughton - 2 £37,500 -
Purfleet - 2 £35,000 -
Braintree +1 1 - -
Harlow +1 1 £20,000 +5.26%
Wickford -2 1 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Billericay -4 1 £32,500 -13.33%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 290 (53.60%) .NET
2 271 (50.09%) SQL
3 252 (46.58%) C#
4 190 (35.12%) Microsoft
5 187 (34.57%) HTML
6 181 (33.46%) JavaScript
7 167 (30.87%) ASP.NET
8 163 (30.13%) Windows
9 148 (27.36%) MVC
10 146 (26.99%) MS Excel
11 142 (26.25%) Finance
12 123 (22.74%) CSS
13 113 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (19.04%) jQuery
15 86 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 80 (14.79%) VB.NET
17 78 (14.42%) Oracle
18 71 (13.12%) Visual Studio
18 71 (13.12%) .NET Framework
19 69 (12.75%) ITIL
20 65 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 65 (12.01%) SDLC
21 64 (11.83%) T-SQL
22 63 (11.65%) Linux
22 63 (11.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 63 (11.65%) Relational Database
23 62 (11.46%) Degree
23 62 (11.46%) Active Directory
24 61 (11.28%) VMware
25 60 (11.09%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 59 (10.91%) IIS
2 38 (7.02%) MS Exchange
3 36 (6.65%) JBoss
4 34 (6.28%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.07%) WebSphere
6 18 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.96%) GlassFish
8 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.59%) SAS
10 13 (2.40%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.40%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.66%) Node.js
13 8 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2000
14 6 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 146 (26.99%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.02%) MS Office
3 12 (2.22%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.11%) InDesign
5 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.74%) Mingle
6 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.77%) AWD
2 6 (1.11%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.55%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.40%) Office 365
2 13 (2.40%) IBM SmartCloud
2 13 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.13%) DNS
2 32 (5.91%) Firewall
3 25 (4.62%) SAN
4 19 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.77%) DHCP
6 14 (2.59%) HTTP
7 13 (2.40%) BIG-IP
8 9 (1.66%) NAS
8 9 (1.66%) WAN
9 7 (1.29%) Internet
9 7 (1.29%) FTP
10 6 (1.11%) SSH
10 6 (1.11%) VoIP
11 5 (0.92%) SNMP
12 2 (0.37%) SMTP
12 2 (0.37%) VPN
13 1 (0.18%) Wireless
13 1 (0.18%) LAN
13 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (11.65%) Relational Database
2 63 (11.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (10.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (9.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 48 (8.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (7.02%) MySQL
8 30 (5.55%) MS Access
9 28 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 20 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 20 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (2.40%) DTS
13 12 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.48%) DB2
14 8 (1.48%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
16 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 71 (13.12%) Visual Studio
2 52 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.84%) Subversion
4 27 (4.99%) Moq
5 25 (4.62%) Git (software)
6 20 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (3.33%) NUnit
9 17 (3.14%) SpecFlow
10 16 (2.96%) Jenkins
10 16 (2.96%) Selenium
11 14 (2.59%) MSTest
12 11 (2.03%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (1.29%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.74%) NCover
15 4 (0.74%) StyleCop
15 4 (0.74%) JIRA
15 4 (0.74%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.74%) CruiseControl
General
1 142 (26.25%) Finance
2 17 (3.14%) Banking
3 14 (2.59%) Music Industry
4 12 (2.22%) Marketing
4 12 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.03%) Back Office
6 10 (1.85%) Legal
7 9 (1.66%) Retail
8 8 (1.48%) Electronics
9 6 (1.11%) Automotive
9 6 (1.11%) Law
10 5 (0.92%) Games
11 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 294 (54.34%) Developer
2 136 (25.14%) .NET Developer
3 72 (13.31%) C# Developer
4 69 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (10.91%) Web Developer
6 56 (10.35%) Analyst
7 53 (9.80%) DBA
8 46 (8.50%) SQL DBA
9 38 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
10 32 (5.91%) Senior Developer
10 32 (5.91%) Applications Support
11 31 (5.73%) C# Web Developer
12 30 (5.55%) Programmer
13 29 (5.36%) Software Engineer
14 28 (5.18%) Support Analyst
15 27 (4.99%) Software Developer
15 27 (4.99%) SQL Server DBA
16 26 (4.81%) Administrator
17 22 (4.07%) AWS Developer
18 19 (3.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (53.60%) .NET
2 187 (34.57%) HTML
3 167 (30.87%) ASP.NET
4 123 (22.74%) CSS
5 103 (19.04%) jQuery
6 86 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (13.12%) .NET Framework
8 46 (8.50%) HTML5
9 43 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 43 (7.95%) WCF
10 39 (7.21%) Ajax
10 39 (7.21%) XML
11 38 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (5.55%) Web Services
13 26 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (4.07%) Entity Framework
15 21 (3.88%) RESTful
15 21 (3.88%) Ninject
16 17 (3.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.95%) Replication
2 30 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.18%) Clustering
4 24 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.88%) User Experience
6 14 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (2.22%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.48%) BYOD
9 8 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.29%) FMCG
10 7 (1.29%) Streaming Music
11 6 (1.11%) Telematics
12 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.37%) Derivative
13 2 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.37%) Statistics
13 2 (0.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 163 (30.13%) Windows
2 63 (11.65%) Linux
3 27 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (3.33%) UNIX
6 15 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.66%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.48%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.74%) CentOS
10 4 (0.74%) Debian
11 3 (0.55%) SUSE
11 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.36%) MVC
2 113 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.75%) ITIL
4 65 (12.01%) SDLC
5 60 (11.09%) TDD
6 57 (10.54%) Web Application Development
7 55 (10.17%) Scrum
8 51 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 49 (9.06%) Project Management
10 37 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (6.47%) High Availability
12 33 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
13 30 (5.55%) OO
14 29 (5.36%) OOP
15 28 (5.18%) Unit Testing
15 28 (5.18%) Database Mirroring
16 27 (4.99%) Waterfall
17 26 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
17 26 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (4.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 271 (50.09%) SQL
2 252 (46.58%) C#
3 181 (33.46%) JavaScript
4 80 (14.79%) VB.NET
5 64 (11.83%) T-SQL
6 36 (6.65%) PowerShell
7 35 (6.47%) VB
8 29 (5.36%) VBA
9 23 (4.25%) Java
10 17 (3.14%) Perl
11 14 (2.59%) C
11 14 (2.59%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.40%) Korn
12 13 (2.40%) PHP
13 11 (2.03%) VBScript
14 9 (1.66%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.29%) C++
15 7 (1.29%) XPath
16 6 (1.11%) VB6
17 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (11.46%) Degree
2 56 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.88%) MCSE
3 21 (3.88%) MCSA
4 12 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.74%) MCSD
7 4 (0.74%) MCTS
8 3 (0.55%) MCITP
9 2 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.18%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.18%) MOS
10 1 (0.18%) CCEE
10 1 (0.18%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.62%) QA
2 5 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 62 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 53 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.40%) vSphere
4 13 (2.40%) vCloud
5 9 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.29%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (3.14%) Backup Exec
2 16 (2.96%) Puppet
3 13 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.40%) Ansible
4 10 (1.85%) SCCM
4 10 (1.85%) SCOM
5 8 (1.48%) Tivoli
5 8 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.92%) Nagios
7 4 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.18%) Control-M
9 1 (0.18%) WSUS
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 190 (35.12%) Microsoft
2 78 (14.42%) Oracle
3 61 (11.28%) VMware
4 27 (4.99%) Cisco
5 25 (4.62%) IBM
6 21 (3.88%) Citrix
7 19 (3.51%) MKS
8 15 (2.77%) NetApp
8 15 (2.77%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.40%) Sitecore
9 13 (2.40%) F5
9 13 (2.40%) SaltStack
10 12 (2.22%) Red Gate
11 11 (2.03%) CODA
11 11 (2.03%) Cognos
12 10 (1.85%) SAP
13 9 (1.66%) Sun
13 9 (1.66%) Infor
14 8 (1.48%) SunGard
14 8 (1.48%) HP
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care a
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £550000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 16 days ago