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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 220 266 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.56% 21.84% 24.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.07% 69.45% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 168 220 276
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
333 383 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.15% 31.44% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 273 310 363
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Colchester +3 44 £38,750 +37.16%
Brentwood +6 37 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Chelmsford +10 18 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Basildon -3 16 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Southend-on-Sea -21 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Wickford -2 3 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Dunmow - 3 £26,000 -
Harlow -8 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 265 (55.91%) .NET
2 240 (50.63%) C#
3 196 (41.35%) SQL
4 190 (40.08%) JavaScript
5 187 (39.45%) Microsoft
6 173 (36.50%) ASP.NET
7 172 (36.29%) HTML
8 157 (33.12%) CSS
9 152 (32.07%) Finance
10 119 (25.11%) VB.NET
10 119 (25.11%) Windows
10 119 (25.11%) MS Excel
11 116 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 115 (24.26%) Ajax
13 101 (21.31%) Visual Studio
14 97 (20.46%) jQuery
15 92 (19.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 92 (19.41%) Web Development
15 92 (19.41%) MVC
16 82 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 80 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
17 80 (16.88%) Oracle
18 77 (16.24%) Windows Server
19 75 (15.82%) SQL Server 2012
20 73 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 71 (14.98%) Degree
22 70 (14.77%) Linux
22 70 (14.77%) Workflow
23 64 (13.50%) .NET Framework
23 64 (13.50%) Computer Science

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 38 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 34 (7.17%) JBoss
3 31 (6.54%) MS Exchange
4 29 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (5.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (4.64%) IIS
6 22 (4.64%) WebSphere
7 21 (4.43%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.53%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.69%) Node.js
10 7 (1.48%) Apache
11 5 (1.05%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.84%) CMS
12 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 119 (25.11%) MS Excel
2 58 (12.24%) MS Office
3 8 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project
5 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) AWD
2 4 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.42%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.86%) Firewall
2 38 (8.02%) SAN
3 37 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 36 (7.59%) DNS
5 33 (6.96%) DHCP
6 32 (6.75%) NAS
7 31 (6.54%) VPN
8 30 (6.33%) SMTP
9 29 (6.12%) IMAP
10 28 (5.91%) DMZ
10 28 (5.91%) VLAN
10 28 (5.91%) Wireless
11 20 (4.22%) LAN
11 20 (4.22%) WAN
12 11 (2.32%) VoIP
13 8 (1.69%) NetScaler
14 7 (1.48%) Internet
14 7 (1.48%) IP Telephony
15 5 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
16 4 (0.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 82 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (15.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 73 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (13.50%) Relational Database
6 44 (9.28%) MySQL
7 43 (9.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (5.91%) Oracle Database
9 24 (5.06%) RDBMS
10 20 (4.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (3.16%) MS Access
13 14 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (2.11%) QlikView
15 9 (1.90%) Big Data
16 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 6 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
19 5 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
20 4 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 101 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 92 (19.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (6.12%) Subversion
4 20 (4.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.69%) NUnit
5 8 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (1.48%) Moq
7 6 (1.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.05%) Selenium
9 4 (0.84%) JUnit
9 4 (0.84%) Maven
9 4 (0.84%) MSTest
9 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.63%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.42%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.21%) JIRA
12 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 152 (32.07%) Finance
2 21 (4.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.80%) Legal
4 17 (3.59%) Banking
5 16 (3.38%) Law
6 9 (1.90%) Retail
7 6 (1.27%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.42%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 267 (56.33%) Developer
2 162 (34.18%) .NET Developer
3 104 (21.94%) C# Developer
4 82 (17.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (14.35%) SQL Developer
6 62 (13.08%) Web Developer
7 50 (10.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 48 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (9.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 44 (9.28%) C# Web Developer
11 42 (8.86%) Analyst
12 40 (8.44%) Programmer
13 38 (8.02%) DBA
13 38 (8.02%) SQL DBA
14 37 (7.81%) Senior Developer
15 31 (6.54%) Java Developer
16 29 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
16 29 (6.12%) Support Engineer
17 26 (5.49%) IT Support
18 24 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (55.91%) .NET
2 173 (36.50%) ASP.NET
3 172 (36.29%) HTML
4 157 (33.12%) CSS
5 115 (24.26%) Ajax
6 97 (20.46%) jQuery
7 64 (13.50%) .NET Framework
8 62 (13.08%) Web Services
9 50 (10.55%) WCF
10 45 (9.49%) XML
11 44 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (6.33%) Swing
13 28 (5.91%) MAPI
14 26 (5.49%) HTML5
15 25 (5.27%) Entity Framework
16 24 (5.06%) J2EE
17 20 (4.22%) CSS3
17 20 (4.22%) SOAP
18 18 (3.80%) AngularJS
18 18 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.50%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.33%) User Experience
4 28 (5.91%) Blackberry
4 28 (5.91%) iPhone
4 28 (5.91%) PDA
4 28 (5.91%) Replication
5 18 (3.80%) Mathematics
6 17 (3.59%) Clustering
7 16 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.16%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.11%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.48%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.84%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.63%) EPoS
13 3 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.63%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 119 (25.11%) Windows
2 77 (16.24%) Windows Server
3 70 (14.77%) Linux
4 40 (8.44%) Windows 7
5 39 (8.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (7.17%) Android
7 32 (6.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (6.33%) Windows 10
8 30 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (6.12%) Windows 8
10 28 (5.91%) Windows Vista
10 28 (5.91%) Windows XP
11 23 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.90%) Unix
13 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (19.41%) MVC
1 92 (19.41%) Web Development
2 80 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (14.77%) Workflow
4 63 (13.29%) SDLC
5 61 (12.87%) Unit Testing
6 50 (10.55%) Wealth Management
7 48 (10.13%) Project Management
8 47 (9.92%) OO
9 43 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (8.86%) Mentoring
11 41 (8.65%) ETL
12 38 (8.02%) E-Commerce
12 38 (8.02%) OOD
13 33 (6.96%) Software Engineering
14 32 (6.75%) Analytics
15 26 (5.49%) OOP
16 21 (4.43%) Service Delivery
17 20 (4.22%) Scrum
18 19 (4.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 240 (50.63%) C#
2 196 (41.35%) SQL
3 190 (40.08%) JavaScript
4 119 (25.11%) VB.NET
5 49 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 47 (9.92%) Java
7 25 (5.27%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.48%) VB
9 7 (1.48%) VBScript
10 6 (1.27%) Perl
10 6 (1.27%) PHP
11 5 (1.05%) ABAP
12 4 (0.84%) C
12 4 (0.84%) Python
13 3 (0.63%) Ruby
14 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.42%) Groovy
14 2 (0.42%) Korn
14 2 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (14.98%) Degree
2 16 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.48%) MCSA
4 6 (1.27%) MCSD
5 4 (0.84%) CCNP
5 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.84%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.63%) CCNA
6 3 (0.63%) ISEB
6 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.63%) MCP
6 3 (0.63%) MCSE
7 2 (0.42%) CCSA
7 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.42%) MCAD
7 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.21%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.39%) QA
2 7 (1.48%) SLA
3 6 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 33 (6.96%) Hyper-V
3 26 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.22%) NFS
5 11 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.90%) XenApp
7 3 (0.63%) vSphere
8 2 (0.42%) vCloud
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (5.91%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.42%) Ansible
2 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 187 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 80 (16.88%) Oracle
3 36 (7.59%) Cisco
4 35 (7.38%) VMware
5 29 (6.12%) Apple
5 29 (6.12%) Draytek
6 28 (5.91%) Tableau
7 21 (4.43%) Veeam
8 19 (4.01%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.32%) Citrix
9 11 (2.32%) iManage
10 8 (1.69%) Guidewire
10 8 (1.69%) MKS
10 8 (1.69%) SAP
11 7 (1.48%) Interwoven
12 6 (1.27%) RedGate
12 6 (1.27%) Telerik
13 5 (1.05%) HP
14 4 (0.84%) Google
14 4 (0.84%) IBM
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago