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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 142 251 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.87% 19.73% 16.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.40% 72.13% 74.40%
Number of salaries quoted 90 199 170
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
271 348 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.28% 27.36% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 185 272 215
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +21 51 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Colchester -20 16 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Chelmsford -10 15 £42,500 - 3
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Loughton - 4 £42,500 -
Thurrock -1 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 -
Basildon -2 1 - - 2
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 181 (56.56%) .NET
2 153 (47.81%) C#
3 133 (41.56%) SQL
4 114 (35.63%) ASP.NET
5 111 (34.69%) JavaScript
6 107 (33.44%) HTML
7 99 (30.94%) Finance
8 86 (26.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 84 (26.25%) MVC
10 83 (25.94%) CSS
10 83 (25.94%) Windows
11 74 (23.13%) Microsoft
12 63 (19.69%) VB.NET
13 58 (18.13%) .NET Framework
14 57 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 56 (17.50%) Web Services
16 55 (17.19%) Oracle
16 55 (17.19%) Visual Studio
16 55 (17.19%) SDLC
17 54 (16.88%) Unit Testing
18 50 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
19 48 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 48 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 44 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
21 43 (13.44%) Linux
22 42 (13.13%) Ajax
23 41 (12.81%) jQuery
23 41 (12.81%) Java
23 41 (12.81%) T-SQL
23 41 (12.81%) Windows Server

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 27 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.50%) Apache
3 21 (6.56%) IIS
4 17 (5.31%) MS Exchange
5 16 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.69%) GlassFish
6 15 (4.69%) JBoss
7 14 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (3.44%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (3.13%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.50%) Apache Geronimo
11 6 (1.88%) Moodle
12 5 (1.56%) Documentum
12 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.25%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.63%) Mule
14 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.06%) MS Office
3 5 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.56%) Movex
3 3 (0.94%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.31%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.31%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.06%) Office 365
4 7 (2.19%) SaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.50%) Firewall
2 18 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.75%) SAN
4 10 (3.13%) DNS
5 9 (2.81%) LDAP
6 6 (1.88%) HTTP
6 6 (1.88%) Internet
7 5 (1.56%) Kerberos
7 5 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.56%) SNMP
7 5 (1.56%) VoIP
8 4 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.25%) FTP
8 4 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.25%) LAN
8 4 (1.25%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (1.25%) WAN
9 3 (0.94%) DHCP
10 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (26.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 57 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (11.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (10.63%) MySQL
7 30 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 24 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 23 (7.19%) Big Data
10 22 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (6.25%) QlikView
12 17 (5.31%) NoSQL
13 14 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (4.38%) RDBMS
14 11 (3.44%) DTS
15 10 (3.13%) MS Access
16 9 (2.81%) ActiveReports
17 8 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (2.50%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 55 (17.19%) Visual Studio
2 48 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.06%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.75%) JIRA
5 9 (2.81%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.81%) Selenium
6 7 (2.19%) Moq
6 7 (2.19%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.94%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.94%) FishEye
10 3 (0.94%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.94%) Hudson
10 3 (0.94%) JUnit
10 3 (0.94%) Maven
10 3 (0.94%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 99 (30.94%) Finance
2 13 (4.06%) Automotive
3 12 (3.75%) Marketing
3 12 (3.75%) Music Industry
4 9 (2.81%) Banking
5 6 (1.88%) Retail
6 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.25%) Back Office
7 4 (1.25%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.94%) Law
8 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 173 (54.06%) Developer
2 92 (28.75%) .NET Developer
3 62 (19.38%) C# Developer
4 45 (14.06%) VB.NET Developer
5 40 (12.50%) Analyst
6 35 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (9.06%) Architect
8 27 (8.44%) DBA
9 26 (8.13%) SQL Developer
10 23 (7.19%) Support Analyst
11 21 (6.56%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.25%) SQL DBA
13 18 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (5.31%) Web Developer
15 16 (5.00%) Administrator
16 15 (4.69%) .NET Software Developer
17 14 (4.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 13 (4.06%) Applications Support
18 13 (4.06%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (56.56%) .NET
2 114 (35.63%) ASP.NET
3 107 (33.44%) HTML
4 83 (25.94%) CSS
5 58 (18.13%) .NET Framework
6 56 (17.50%) Web Services
7 42 (13.13%) Ajax
8 41 (12.81%) jQuery
9 38 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (11.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (8.75%) AngularJS
12 27 (8.44%) SOAP
13 26 (8.13%) HTML5
13 26 (8.13%) WCF
14 24 (7.50%) XML
15 23 (7.19%) RESTful
16 22 (6.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
18 18 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 18 (5.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.44%) Replication
3 10 (3.13%) Data Extraction
4 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.88%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.88%) User Experience
6 6 (1.88%) VLE
7 4 (1.25%) DataPower
7 4 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.25%) Wiki
8 3 (0.94%) iPad
8 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.94%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.94%) Windows
2 43 (13.44%) Linux
3 41 (12.81%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.13%) Android
5 10 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.81%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.19%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.31%) Debian
11 1 (0.31%) Solaris
11 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.25%) MVC
2 55 (17.19%) SDLC
3 54 (16.88%) Unit Testing
4 44 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (12.50%) Workflow
6 38 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (10.94%) Wealth Management
8 31 (9.69%) OOD
9 28 (8.75%) Web Application Development
10 27 (8.44%) OO
11 26 (8.13%) High Availability
12 25 (7.81%) Web Development
13 24 (7.50%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.88%) Project Management
15 18 (5.63%) ETL
15 18 (5.63%) TDD
16 17 (5.31%) Data Modelling
16 17 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
16 17 (5.31%) SOA
17 16 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 153 (47.81%) C#
2 133 (41.56%) SQL
3 111 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 63 (19.69%) VB.NET
5 41 (12.81%) Java
5 41 (12.81%) T-SQL
6 20 (6.25%) VB
7 13 (4.06%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.75%) Ruby
9 10 (3.13%) PHP
10 9 (2.81%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.88%) VBA
12 5 (1.56%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.56%) C
13 4 (1.25%) Python
14 2 (0.63%) Uniface
14 2 (0.63%) VBScript
14 2 (0.63%) XPath
15 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (10.00%) Degree
2 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.25%) OCA
3 4 (1.25%) OCP
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.63%) MCP
5 2 (0.63%) MCSE
5 2 (0.63%) MCTS
5 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.50%) QA
2 17 (5.31%) SLA
3 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.63%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 20 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.31%) HDFS
8 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.31%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (2.81%) Nagios
2 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.25%) Opsview
3 4 (1.25%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) Control-M
4 2 (0.63%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 74 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 55 (17.19%) Oracle
3 25 (7.81%) Tableau
4 18 (5.63%) VMware
5 11 (3.44%) Cisco
5 11 (3.44%) Citrix
6 8 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.19%) HP
8 6 (1.88%) Blackboard
8 6 (1.88%) Cognos
8 6 (1.88%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.56%) IBM
9 5 (1.56%) Sophos
9 5 (1.56%) WatchGuard
10 4 (1.25%) EMC
10 4 (1.25%) F5
10 4 (1.25%) Google
10 4 (1.25%) Splunk
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