The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 235 221 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.65% 19.64% 32.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.51% 78.09% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 209 188 354
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
343 283 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.68% 25.16% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 295 248 441
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
East of England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +3 44 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Basildon +2 23 £38,500 -21.02% 4
Chelmsford -4 20 £40,000 - 3
Saffron Walden - 17 £46,250 - 3
Southend-on-Sea +1 15 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Brentwood 0 13 £42,500 - 1
Wickford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Billericay +2 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Hockley - 4 £25,000 -
Braintree -1 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow -5 1 £19,000 -55.55%
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 297 (55.00%) SQL
2 270 (50.00%) .NET
3 252 (46.67%) C#
4 207 (38.33%) Microsoft
5 172 (31.85%) ASP.NET
6 140 (25.93%) Windows
7 130 (24.07%) Finance
8 122 (22.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 121 (22.41%) JavaScript
10 110 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 104 (19.26%) MVC
12 102 (18.89%) CSS
13 100 (18.52%) MS Excel
14 99 (18.33%) WCF
15 98 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 97 (17.96%) HTML
17 95 (17.59%) Oracle
18 93 (17.22%) T-SQL
19 86 (15.93%) Degree
20 75 (13.89%) Web Services
20 75 (13.89%) OO
21 74 (13.70%) XML
22 72 (13.33%) Java
23 67 (12.41%) SharePoint
24 65 (12.04%) WinForms
24 65 (12.04%) Visual Studio
24 65 (12.04%) TDD
25 63 (11.67%) WPF
26 62 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
27 59 (10.93%) Relational Database

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 67 (12.41%) SharePoint
2 51 (9.44%) IIS
3 24 (4.44%) Umbraco
4 22 (4.07%) CMS
5 17 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 17 (3.15%) GlassFish
6 15 (2.78%) Node.js
7 14 (2.59%) MS Exchange
8 10 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.93%) Drupal
10 5 (0.93%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.74%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.74%) Kentico
11 4 (0.74%) DNN
11 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 100 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.67%) MS Office
3 5 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.59%) Magento
2 12 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.93%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.74%) Cognos Planning
4 4 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.74%) assyst
5 3 (0.56%) AWD
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.19%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
2 2 (0.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.78%) SAN
2 14 (2.59%) NAS
3 11 (2.04%) DNS
3 11 (2.04%) FTP
4 10 (1.85%) Firewall
5 8 (1.48%) VoIP
6 6 (1.11%) DHCP
7 5 (0.93%) SMS
8 4 (0.74%) Internet
9 3 (0.56%) HTTP
9 3 (0.56%) ADSL
9 3 (0.56%) NFC
10 2 (0.37%) LAN
10 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.37%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.19%) WAN
11 1 (0.19%) SMPP
11 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (22.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 110 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 98 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 59 (10.93%) Relational Database
6 52 (9.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (5.19%) Oracle Database
9 28 (5.19%) RDBMS
10 24 (4.44%) NoSQL
11 23 (4.26%) DTS
12 19 (3.52%) Data Mining
13 18 (3.33%) MySQL
14 16 (2.96%) QlikView
15 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
16 12 (2.22%) MS Access
16 12 (2.22%) OLAP
16 12 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (12.04%) Visual Studio
2 42 (7.78%) NUnit
3 39 (7.22%) MSTest
4 30 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (3.52%) Rhino Mocks
5 19 (3.52%) Moq
6 16 (2.96%) Gradle
6 16 (2.96%) Maven
6 16 (2.96%) Ant
7 15 (2.78%) Subversion
8 12 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (1.85%) Git (software)
10 9 (1.67%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.74%) Visual Composer
11 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.37%) MSI
12 2 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 130 (24.07%) Finance
2 23 (4.26%) Marketing
3 18 (3.33%) Automotive
4 10 (1.85%) Back Office
5 9 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.30%) Banking
7 7 (1.30%) Retail
8 3 (0.56%) Legal
8 3 (0.56%) Games
8 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) International Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 319 (59.07%) Developer
2 104 (19.26%) DBA
3 102 (18.89%) .NET Developer
4 93 (17.22%) SQL DBA
5 92 (17.04%) C# Developer
6 80 (14.81%) Analyst
7 67 (12.41%) Software Developer
8 45 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 43 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (6.11%) Administrator
11 30 (5.56%) Junior
12 29 (5.37%) Web Developer
13 25 (4.63%) Junior Developer
14 23 (4.26%) Java Developer
15 22 (4.07%) SQL Developer
16 21 (3.89%) Analyst Developer
17 20 (3.70%) Applications Support
18 19 (3.52%) Applications Developer
18 19 (3.52%) Programmer
18 19 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (50.00%) .NET
2 172 (31.85%) ASP.NET
3 102 (18.89%) CSS
4 99 (18.33%) WCF
5 97 (17.96%) HTML
6 75 (13.89%) Web Services
7 74 (13.70%) XML
8 65 (12.04%) WinForms
9 63 (11.67%) WPF
10 58 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (10.19%) jQuery
12 52 (9.63%) .NET Framework
13 51 (9.44%) Ajax
14 45 (8.33%) SOAP
15 24 (4.44%) Ninject
15 24 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 22 (4.07%) Silverlight
17 21 (3.89%) LINQ
17 21 (3.89%) XHTML
18 19 (3.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.44%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.93%) Clustering
3 26 (4.81%) Replication
3 26 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 10 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.11%) Social Media
7 6 (1.11%) Telematics
7 6 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.93%) BBC
9 4 (0.74%) Tandem
9 4 (0.74%) Statistics
9 4 (0.74%) Streaming Music
10 3 (0.56%) Social Network
10 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.56%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 140 (25.93%) Windows
2 38 (7.04%) Linux
3 37 (6.85%) Android
4 24 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 23 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.41%) UNIX
7 9 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
13 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (19.26%) MVC
2 75 (13.89%) OO
3 65 (12.04%) TDD
4 57 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (9.44%) E-Commerce
6 50 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
7 38 (7.04%) ETL
8 35 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (6.30%) Web Application Development
10 27 (5.00%) OOP
10 27 (5.00%) Scrum
11 25 (4.63%) Unit Testing
12 24 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (4.44%) MVVM
13 22 (4.07%) Project Management
14 20 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.70%) Change Control
14 20 (3.70%) Android Development
15 19 (3.52%) Kanban
16 18 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 297 (55.00%) SQL
2 252 (46.67%) C#
3 121 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 93 (17.22%) T-SQL
5 72 (13.33%) Java
6 50 (9.26%) VB.NET
7 29 (5.37%) PHP
8 27 (5.00%) Ruby
9 25 (4.63%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.15%) C++
11 16 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.59%) C
12 14 (2.59%) VBA
13 10 (1.85%) XAML
14 7 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.30%) F#
15 6 (1.11%) VB
16 5 (0.93%) VBScript
17 4 (0.74%) ABAP
18 2 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 86 (15.93%) Degree
2 44 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.70%) MCTS
4 13 (2.41%) MCP
4 13 (2.41%) MCAD
4 13 (2.41%) MCSD
5 9 (1.67%) MCDBA
6 8 (1.48%) MCITP
7 6 (1.11%) MCSE
8 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.74%) MCSA
10 3 (0.56%) PhD
11 1 (0.19%) OCP
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.19%) MOS
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.22%) SLA
2 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 24 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.11%) vSphere
4 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.19%) UAG
7 1 (0.19%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.93%) WSUS
2 5 (0.93%) ARCserve
3 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.74%) Puppet
3 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.56%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Munin
5 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.37%) Opsview
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 207 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 95 (17.59%) Oracle
3 27 (5.00%) VMware
4 26 (4.81%) JBoss
5 24 (4.44%) DevExpress
6 18 (3.33%) SAP
7 12 (2.22%) JD Edwards
7 12 (2.22%) Google
8 11 (2.04%) Cognos
8 11 (2.04%) Red Gate
9 9 (1.67%) Sage
10 8 (1.48%) Cisco
10 8 (1.48%) Facebook
11 5 (0.93%) Veeam
11 5 (0.93%) IBM
11 5 (0.93%) Sybase
11 5 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.93%) Apple
11 5 (0.93%) Juniper
11 5 (0.93%) WatchGuard
Basildon, Essex, Sout East
Basildon Bourough Council
Salary: £25,453 - £28,688 per annum inclusive of fringe
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Talent Source Global
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23800.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 22 days ago