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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 205 264 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.07% 19.10% 15.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.42% 70.97% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 138 200 180
Median salary £46,924 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
357 372 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.21% 26.92% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 243 279 244
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £30,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Brentwood +22 81 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Chelmsford +9 31 £45,962 +8.14% 2
Colchester -19 12 £40,000 +8.84% 1
Billericay +1 7 £35,000 +94.44% 1
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Wickford - 5 £35,000 -
Harlow -10 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Southend-on-Sea +4 2 £33,750 -15.62%
Basildon -12 2 - -
Witham -1 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Rayleigh - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 211 (57.65%) .NET
2 185 (50.55%) C#
3 167 (45.63%) SQL
4 131 (35.79%) JavaScript
5 123 (33.61%) HTML
6 121 (33.06%) ASP.NET
7 112 (30.60%) Finance
8 98 (26.78%) CSS
9 93 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 92 (25.14%) Microsoft
11 89 (24.32%) MVC
12 88 (24.04%) Windows
13 75 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 71 (19.40%) .NET Framework
15 70 (19.13%) VB.NET
16 65 (17.76%) SDLC
17 60 (16.39%) Visual Studio
18 59 (16.12%) jQuery
19 57 (15.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 55 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC
21 54 (14.75%) Oracle
21 54 (14.75%) T-SQL
22 53 (14.48%) Web Services
22 53 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
23 52 (14.21%) MS Excel
23 52 (14.21%) Team Foundation Server
24 51 (13.93%) Unit Testing
24 51 (13.93%) SQL Server 2012
25 46 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
26 45 (12.30%) SQL Server 2005

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 40 (10.93%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.01%) IIS
3 21 (5.74%) Apache
4 18 (4.92%) MS Exchange
5 16 (4.37%) GlassFish
5 16 (4.37%) JBoss
6 15 (4.10%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (2.73%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.19%) IBM HTTP Server
9 8 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.91%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.64%) Moodle
12 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.82%) Mule
13 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.19%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.55%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.27%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.01%) Office 365
4 7 (1.91%) SaaS
5 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.74%) Firewall
2 15 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.55%) SAN
4 10 (2.73%) DNS
5 6 (1.64%) Internet
6 5 (1.37%) LAN
6 5 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (1.37%) SNMP
6 5 (1.37%) VoIP
6 5 (1.37%) WAN
7 4 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.09%) FTP
7 4 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.09%) LDAP
7 4 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.82%) DHCP
8 3 (0.82%) HTTP
9 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 75 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (15.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (13.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (12.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (10.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 33 (9.02%) MySQL
8 28 (7.65%) Relational Database
8 28 (7.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (6.56%) NoSQL
10 23 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (6.01%) DTS
12 19 (5.19%) Big Data
13 16 (4.37%) ProClarity
14 14 (3.83%) QlikView
15 12 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (2.73%) MS Access
16 10 (2.73%) RDBMS
17 8 (2.19%) MongoDB
17 8 (2.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 60 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 52 (14.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.64%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.01%) Moq
5 10 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.46%) JIRA
6 9 (2.46%) Subversion
7 7 (1.91%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.64%) Selenium
9 5 (1.37%) NUnit
10 4 (1.09%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.09%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.09%) Maven
10 4 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 112 (30.60%) Finance
2 16 (4.37%) Music Industry
3 10 (2.73%) Marketing
4 9 (2.46%) Banking
5 8 (2.19%) Retail
6 7 (1.91%) Back Office
6 7 (1.91%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.64%) Automotive
8 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 192 (52.46%) Developer
2 112 (30.60%) .NET Developer
3 73 (19.95%) C# Developer
4 61 (16.67%) Analyst
5 49 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (11.20%) VB.NET Developer
7 39 (10.66%) SQL Developer
8 37 (10.11%) Support Analyst
9 30 (8.20%) DBA
10 29 (7.92%) SQL Analyst
11 27 (7.38%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (7.10%) Architect
13 22 (6.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (6.01%) SQL DBA
14 21 (5.74%) Senior Developer
15 20 (5.46%) SQL Support Analyst
16 18 (4.92%) Applications Support
16 18 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 18 (4.92%) SQL Server Analyst
16 18 (4.92%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (57.65%) .NET
2 123 (33.61%) HTML
3 121 (33.06%) ASP.NET
4 98 (26.78%) CSS
5 71 (19.40%) .NET Framework
6 59 (16.12%) jQuery
7 55 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 53 (14.48%) Web Services
9 39 (10.66%) Ajax
10 37 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (9.02%) AngularJS
11 33 (9.02%) WCF
11 33 (9.02%) XML
12 29 (7.92%) Entity Framework
13 26 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 26 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (6.83%) HTML5
14 25 (6.83%) SOAP
15 23 (6.28%) RESTful
16 21 (5.74%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.55%) User Experience
3 11 (3.01%) Replication
4 9 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.91%) Data Extraction
5 7 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.64%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.64%) VLE
7 5 (1.37%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.37%) iSeries
7 5 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.09%) DataPower
8 4 (1.09%) Wiki
9 3 (0.82%) iPad
9 3 (0.82%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) CMDB
10 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 88 (24.04%) Windows
2 45 (12.30%) Windows Server
3 38 (10.38%) Linux
4 11 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.19%) Android
6 8 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.27%) Debian
11 1 (0.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.32%) MVC
2 65 (17.76%) SDLC
3 53 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (13.93%) Unit Testing
5 46 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (10.38%) Workflow
7 36 (9.84%) Project Management
8 33 (9.02%) Web Application Development
9 32 (8.74%) Wealth Management
10 31 (8.47%) OOD
11 27 (7.38%) High Availability
11 27 (7.38%) Mentoring
12 25 (6.83%) Scrum
12 25 (6.83%) Web Development
13 23 (6.28%) TDD
14 20 (5.46%) Change Management
14 20 (5.46%) ETL
15 19 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (5.19%) ITIL
15 19 (5.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 185 (50.55%) C#
2 167 (45.63%) SQL
3 131 (35.79%) JavaScript
4 70 (19.13%) VB.NET
5 54 (14.75%) T-SQL
6 32 (8.74%) Java
7 30 (8.20%) VB
8 16 (4.37%) Ruby
9 13 (3.55%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.73%) PHP
11 8 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.64%) VBA
13 4 (1.09%) Python
14 2 (0.55%) C
14 2 (0.55%) Delphi
14 2 (0.55%) Uniface
14 2 (0.55%) XPath
15 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.27%) VB6
15 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (7.10%) Degree
2 9 (2.46%) SC Cleared
2 9 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.09%) OCA
5 4 (1.09%) OCP
5 4 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.55%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.55%) MCP
6 2 (0.55%) MCTS
6 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.27%) MCSA
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.38%) QA
2 21 (5.74%) SLA
3 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 19 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (2.46%) Nagios
2 6 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.09%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.09%) Opsview
3 4 (1.09%) SCCM
4 3 (0.82%) Control-M
5 2 (0.55%) WSUS
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 92 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 54 (14.75%) Oracle
3 20 (5.46%) Tableau
4 19 (5.19%) VMware
5 17 (4.64%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (3.01%) Cisco
7 10 (2.73%) Citrix
8 9 (2.46%) IBM
9 8 (2.19%) HP
10 7 (1.91%) Google
10 7 (1.91%) Mapbox
10 7 (1.91%) MKS
11 6 (1.64%) Blackboard
11 6 (1.64%) SAP
11 6 (1.64%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.64%) WatchGuard
12 5 (1.37%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.37%) Sophos
12 5 (1.37%) Telerik
13 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 - £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Montash Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago