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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 245 236 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.59% 18.51% 16.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.22% 71.95% 61.36%
Number of salaries quoted 190 194 136
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
344 328 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.91% 25.73% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 267 262 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 66 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Brentwood -1 22 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Basildon -11 16 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Chelmsford +9 12 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Leigh-on-Sea - 6 £52,500 -
Harlow +1 5 £50,000 +88.67%
Billericay -1 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Waltham Abbey - 4 - -
Witham +2 2 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Southend-on-Sea -14 1 £42,500 - 1
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 227 (44.77%) SQL
2 218 (43.00%) .NET
3 192 (37.87%) Microsoft
4 190 (37.48%) C#
5 156 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 154 (30.37%) HTML
7 139 (27.42%) MS Excel
8 137 (27.02%) CSS
9 134 (26.43%) Finance
10 130 (25.64%) ASP.NET
11 129 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
12 120 (23.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 102 (20.12%) VB.NET
13 102 (20.12%) T-SQL
14 101 (19.92%) Windows
15 98 (19.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 96 (18.93%) Ajax
17 93 (18.34%) Web Services
18 89 (17.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 86 (16.96%) jQuery
20 83 (16.37%) MVC
20 83 (16.37%) Oracle
21 81 (15.98%) Java
21 81 (15.98%) Team Foundation Server
21 81 (15.98%) Degree
22 77 (15.19%) Relational Database
23 67 (13.21%) Visual Studio
24 66 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 65 (12.82%) JBoss
26 64 (12.62%) Workflow

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 65 (12.82%) JBoss
2 52 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.72%) IIS
3 29 (5.72%) WebSphere
4 27 (5.33%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.37%) MS Exchange
6 11 (2.17%) GlassFish
7 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.58%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.99%) CMS
11 4 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.39%) Apache
12 2 (0.39%) Liferay
12 2 (0.39%) SAS
12 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 139 (27.42%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.66%) MS Office
3 7 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) AWD
1 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.79%) SaaS
3 3 (0.59%) Office 365
4 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.94%) Firewall
2 19 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.76%) SAN
4 13 (2.56%) DNS
4 13 (2.56%) HTTP
5 11 (2.17%) VPN
6 9 (1.78%) DHCP
6 9 (1.78%) NAS
6 9 (1.78%) SMTP
7 8 (1.58%) Internet
7 8 (1.58%) LAN
7 8 (1.58%) VoIP
7 8 (1.58%) WAN
8 7 (1.38%) IMAP
8 7 (1.38%) IP Telephony
8 7 (1.38%) Wireless
9 6 (1.18%) DMZ
9 6 (1.18%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.18%) VLAN
10 4 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (23.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 98 (19.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (17.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (15.19%) Relational Database
5 66 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (9.47%) MySQL
8 36 (7.10%) RDBMS
9 35 (6.90%) MS Access
10 32 (6.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 31 (6.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 31 (6.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 23 (4.54%) Oracle Database
13 21 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (3.75%) QlikView
15 16 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
18 5 (0.99%) Big Data
18 5 (0.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 81 (15.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 42 (8.28%) JUnit
4 30 (5.92%) Maven
4 30 (5.92%) TeamCity
5 25 (4.93%) Subversion
6 13 (2.56%) DbUnit
6 13 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 10 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.99%) Moq
9 4 (0.79%) NUnit
9 4 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.59%) MSTest
10 3 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.39%) FxCop
11 2 (0.39%) JIRA
11 2 (0.39%) PROIV
11 2 (0.39%) StyleCop
General
1 134 (26.43%) Finance
2 45 (8.88%) Legal
3 26 (5.13%) Law
4 17 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.96%) Banking
6 7 (1.38%) Automotive
7 3 (0.59%) Back Office
7 3 (0.59%) Publishing
7 3 (0.59%) Retail
8 2 (0.39%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 262 (51.68%) Developer
2 128 (25.25%) .NET Developer
3 98 (19.33%) DBA
3 98 (19.33%) SQL DBA
4 86 (16.96%) C# Developer
5 68 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (11.05%) Web Developer
7 55 (10.85%) Java Developer
8 53 (10.45%) SQL Developer
9 51 (10.06%) Analyst
10 46 (9.07%) .NET Web Developer
11 38 (7.50%) Senior Developer
12 37 (7.30%) C# Web Developer
13 36 (7.10%) Administrator
14 31 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (5.72%) SQL Server DBA
16 28 (5.52%) Applications Support
16 28 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (5.13%) Programmer
17 26 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (43.00%) .NET
2 154 (30.37%) HTML
3 137 (27.02%) CSS
4 130 (25.64%) ASP.NET
5 96 (18.93%) Ajax
6 93 (18.34%) Web Services
7 86 (16.96%) jQuery
8 58 (11.44%) Swing
9 42 (8.28%) Java EE
10 39 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 34 (6.71%) XML
12 33 (6.51%) WCF
13 31 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (5.92%) Hibernate
14 30 (5.92%) JMS
14 30 (5.92%) Spring
15 29 (5.72%) Apache Flex
15 29 (5.72%) GWT
15 29 (5.72%) J2EE
16 20 (3.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.43%) Computer Science
2 55 (10.85%) Clustering
3 42 (8.28%) Replication
4 39 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (5.92%) User Experience
6 20 (3.94%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.55%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.58%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.58%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.38%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.18%) iPhone
12 6 (1.18%) PDA
12 6 (1.18%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.39%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.39%) Fintech
13 2 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 101 (19.92%) Windows
2 42 (8.28%) Windows Server
3 35 (6.90%) Linux
4 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.97%) Android
7 10 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.58%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.18%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.59%) Unix
11 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (16.37%) MVC
3 64 (12.62%) Workflow
4 63 (12.43%) OO
5 60 (11.83%) Software Engineering
6 58 (11.44%) TDD
7 56 (11.05%) Project Management
8 52 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
9 47 (9.27%) SOA
10 46 (9.07%) Unit Testing
11 45 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (8.68%) Performance Tuning
13 43 (8.48%) Wealth Management
14 40 (7.89%) E-Commerce
14 40 (7.89%) SDLC
15 38 (7.50%) ETL
16 37 (7.30%) Database Mirroring
17 36 (7.10%) Service Delivery
18 33 (6.51%) Mentoring
18 33 (6.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 227 (44.77%) SQL
2 190 (37.48%) C#
3 156 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 102 (20.12%) T-SQL
4 102 (20.12%) VB.NET
5 81 (15.98%) Java
6 28 (5.52%) PL/SQL
7 26 (5.13%) C
8 9 (1.78%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.58%) Perl
10 7 (1.38%) VBScript
11 6 (1.18%) Groovy
12 5 (0.99%) PHP
12 5 (0.99%) VB
13 4 (0.79%) Python
14 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.39%) C++
15 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.39%) XPath
15 2 (0.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 81 (15.98%) Degree
2 39 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 39 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 38 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (5.52%) MCSA
5 8 (1.58%) MCSD
6 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.79%) MCSE
7 3 (0.59%) MCP
8 2 (0.39%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) CCNP
8 2 (0.39%) CCSA
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.39%) MCTS
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) MCITP
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.88%) QA
2 7 (1.38%) SLA
3 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.18%) XenApp
5 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.59%) NFS
7 2 (0.39%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.39%) Puppet
2 2 (0.39%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 192 (37.87%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.37%) Oracle
3 36 (7.10%) iManage
4 29 (5.72%) Google
4 29 (5.72%) Tableau
5 27 (5.33%) Red Gate
6 24 (4.73%) VMware
7 20 (3.94%) Cisco
8 15 (2.96%) Interwoven
9 11 (2.17%) Citrix
10 9 (1.78%) Guidewire
11 7 (1.38%) Apple
11 7 (1.38%) Draytek
11 7 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.38%) Telerik
11 7 (1.38%) Veeam
12 6 (1.18%) HP
13 4 (0.79%) MKS
14 3 (0.59%) FINEOS
14 3 (0.59%) IBM
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Private Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control
Salary: Competitive salary plus excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
AAP3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
W H Marriage Sons Ltd
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago