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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 241 209 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.23% 18.79% 18.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.27% 65.72% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 180 186 179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
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
375 318 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.93% 28.60% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 280 266 248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 44 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Colchester -2 37 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Chelmsford +9 34 £45,000 +20.88% 1
Brentwood -2 20 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Southend-on-Sea -3 16 £37,500 -1.96% 1
Harlow +1 7 £38,750 +103.94%
Witham - 4 £37,000 - 1
Wickford -3 1 £26,500 -44.21%
Braintree -4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 268 (53.07%) .NET
2 257 (50.89%) SQL
3 217 (42.97%) C#
4 187 (37.03%) Microsoft
5 163 (32.28%) HTML
6 161 (31.88%) JavaScript
7 153 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 145 (28.71%) Windows
9 126 (24.95%) Finance
10 123 (24.36%) ASP.NET
11 109 (21.58%) MVC
12 102 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
13 99 (19.60%) CSS
14 91 (18.02%) jQuery
15 88 (17.43%) T-SQL
16 85 (16.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 83 (16.44%) VB.NET
18 78 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 74 (14.65%) Oracle
20 71 (14.06%) .NET Framework
21 64 (12.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 61 (12.08%) IIS
23 60 (11.88%) Visual Studio
24 59 (11.68%) ITIL
25 58 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
25 58 (11.49%) SDLC
26 56 (11.09%) Degree
26 56 (11.09%) TDD
27 54 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
27 54 (10.69%) Project Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 61 (12.08%) IIS
2 45 (8.91%) JBoss
3 39 (7.72%) SharePoint
4 31 (6.14%) MS Exchange
5 14 (2.77%) SAS
6 12 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.18%) GlassFish
7 11 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.78%) WorkSite
9 9 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.39%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 153 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 48 (9.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.40%) InDesign
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (3.37%) AWD
2 6 (1.19%) SunGard AvantGard
3 3 (0.59%) CODA-Financials
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.18%) Office 365
3 7 (1.39%) IBM SmartCloud
3 7 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (1.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.74%) DNS
2 23 (4.55%) Firewall
3 18 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.37%) SAN
5 14 (2.77%) DHCP
6 13 (2.57%) HTTP
7 8 (1.58%) WAN
7 8 (1.58%) NAS
8 7 (1.39%) BIG-IP
8 7 (1.39%) Internet
9 5 (0.99%) FTP
9 5 (0.99%) VoIP
10 4 (0.79%) SSH
11 3 (0.59%) SNMP
12 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.40%) LAN
12 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.40%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.20%) Cisco ICM
13 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 78 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (12.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 54 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (9.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 46 (9.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (8.91%) Relational Database
7 42 (8.32%) MS Access
8 40 (7.92%) MySQL
9 37 (7.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 36 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (5.15%) DTS
12 22 (4.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (2.18%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.58%) EDRMS
16 8 (1.58%) Data Mining
17 7 (1.39%) NoSQL
18 6 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 60 (11.88%) Visual Studio
2 58 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (6.93%) Subversion
4 20 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (3.96%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.17%) Moq
5 16 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (2.97%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.97%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.38%) SpecFlow
8 11 (2.18%) Selenium
9 10 (1.98%) NUnit
9 10 (1.98%) JUnit
10 9 (1.78%) Maven
11 6 (1.19%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.99%) NCrunch
12 5 (0.99%) NSubstitute
12 5 (0.99%) StyleCop
12 5 (0.99%) MSTest
General
1 126 (24.95%) Finance
2 17 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.17%) Legal
4 13 (2.57%) Banking
5 12 (2.38%) Back Office
6 10 (1.98%) Music Industry
7 9 (1.78%) Marketing
7 9 (1.78%) Law
8 6 (1.19%) Electronics
9 5 (0.99%) Automotive
9 5 (0.99%) Retail
10 4 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.59%) Games
12 2 (0.40%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 253 (50.10%) Developer
2 109 (21.58%) .NET Developer
3 62 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 61 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (11.88%) Analyst
6 50 (9.90%) DBA
7 48 (9.50%) Web Developer
8 46 (9.11%) SQL DBA
9 40 (7.92%) Applications Support
10 36 (7.13%) Support Analyst
11 31 (6.14%) .NET Web Developer
12 29 (5.74%) C# Web Developer
13 28 (5.54%) Software Developer
14 27 (5.35%) Software Engineer
15 26 (5.15%) Programmer
15 26 (5.15%) Senior Developer
16 25 (4.95%) Administrator
17 24 (4.75%) SQL Server DBA
18 22 (4.36%) Architect
19 21 (4.16%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (53.07%) .NET
2 163 (32.28%) HTML
3 123 (24.36%) ASP.NET
4 99 (19.60%) CSS
5 91 (18.02%) jQuery
6 71 (14.06%) .NET Framework
7 43 (8.51%) Ajax
8 41 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 39 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 31 (6.14%) Web Services
12 29 (5.74%) WCF
13 28 (5.54%) XML
14 25 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (4.75%) AngularJS
15 24 (4.75%) HTML5
16 23 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
17 19 (3.76%) Entity Framework
18 18 (3.56%) RESTful
19 17 (3.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.51%) Replication
2 35 (6.93%) Clustering
3 32 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.15%) User Experience
4 26 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.75%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.58%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.19%) BYOD
11 5 (0.99%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.99%) FMCG
12 4 (0.79%) Telematics
13 2 (0.40%) Life Science
13 2 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.20%) iSeries
14 1 (0.20%) AS400
14 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.20%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 145 (28.71%) Windows
2 47 (9.31%) Linux
3 24 (4.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.97%) UNIX
6 9 (1.78%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.59%) SUSE
8 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (21.58%) MVC
2 102 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (11.68%) ITIL
4 58 (11.49%) SDLC
5 56 (11.09%) TDD
6 54 (10.69%) Project Management
7 46 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (8.91%) Scrum
9 40 (7.92%) OO
10 39 (7.72%) Web Application Development
11 38 (7.52%) Software Engineering
12 29 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (5.54%) High Availability
13 28 (5.54%) Service Delivery
14 26 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (5.15%) Database Mirroring
15 24 (4.75%) Mentoring
16 23 (4.55%) Workflow
17 22 (4.36%) OOP
17 22 (4.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 257 (50.89%) SQL
2 217 (42.97%) C#
3 161 (31.88%) JavaScript
4 88 (17.43%) T-SQL
5 83 (16.44%) VB.NET
6 40 (7.92%) VBA
7 38 (7.52%) Java
8 35 (6.93%) VB
9 21 (4.16%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.77%) C
11 13 (2.57%) VBScript
12 11 (2.18%) Perl
13 9 (1.78%) PHP
14 8 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.39%) Korn
15 7 (1.39%) XPath
15 7 (1.39%) VB6
16 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.99%) C++
17 3 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (11.09%) Degree
2 52 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.95%) MCSA
4 18 (3.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.77%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.57%) MCSE
7 4 (0.79%) MCITP
8 2 (0.40%) MOS
8 2 (0.40%) MCTS
8 2 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.20%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) MCSD
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.20%) CCEE
9 1 (0.20%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.95%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (8.32%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.39%) vSphere
4 7 (1.39%) vCloud
5 5 (0.99%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.40%) XenApp
6 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (2.97%) Puppet
2 11 (2.18%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.78%) SCCM
3 9 (1.78%) SCOM
4 7 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.39%) Ansible
5 3 (0.59%) Nagios
5 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.20%) Control-M
6 1 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 187 (37.03%) Microsoft
2 74 (14.65%) Oracle
3 51 (10.10%) VMware
4 20 (3.96%) MKS
5 16 (3.17%) Cisco
5 16 (3.17%) Red Gate
6 13 (2.57%) Citrix
7 11 (2.18%) SAP
7 11 (2.18%) Cognos
7 11 (2.18%) CODA
8 10 (1.98%) IBM
9 9 (1.78%) Sun
9 9 (1.78%) NetApp
9 9 (1.78%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.78%) Infor
10 8 (1.58%) webMethods
10 8 (1.58%) SunGard
11 7 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.39%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.39%) F5
Witham, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £28,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago