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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 243 217 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.39% 20.07% 33.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.23% 76.68% 79.96%
Number of salaries quoted 213 185 356
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
351 283 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.45% 26.18% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 301 247 444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
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 22 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 22 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 +2 42 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Basildon -1 23 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Chelmsford -5 20 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Southend-on-Sea +1 18 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Saffron Walden - 18 £46,250 - 2
Brentwood -2 16 £42,500 - 1
Billericay +2 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Wickford - 6 £35,000 - 1
Hockley - 3 £25,000 - 1
Braintree -1 2 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Harlow -6 1 £19,000 -55.55% 1
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
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 22 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.

1 301 (55.74%) SQL
2 271 (50.19%) .NET
3 252 (46.67%) C#
4 209 (38.70%) Microsoft
5 171 (31.67%) ASP.NET
6 144 (26.67%) Windows
7 133 (24.63%) Finance
8 121 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 119 (22.04%) JavaScript
10 112 (20.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 104 (19.26%) MVC
12 101 (18.70%) CSS
12 101 (18.70%) MS Excel
13 99 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 97 (17.96%) WCF
15 96 (17.78%) HTML
15 96 (17.78%) Oracle
16 92 (17.04%) T-SQL
17 86 (15.93%) Degree
18 75 (13.89%) OO
19 74 (13.70%) Web Services
19 74 (13.70%) XML
20 72 (13.33%) Java
21 70 (12.96%) SharePoint
22 69 (12.78%) TDD
23 66 (12.22%) WinForms
24 63 (11.67%) Visual Studio
24 63 (11.67%) WPF
25 62 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
26 59 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 70 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 51 (9.44%) IIS
3 24 (4.44%) Umbraco
4 22 (4.07%) CMS
5 15 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 15 (2.78%) Node.js
6 11 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.11%) NetWeaver
8 5 (0.93%) Drupal
9 4 (0.74%) DNN
9 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.74%) Immediacy CMS
9 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.74%) Kentico
Applications
1 101 (18.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.48%) MS Office
3 5 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (2.78%) Magento
2 13 (2.41%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.93%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.93%) Sage 200
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%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.37%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.78%) SAN
2 14 (2.59%) NAS
3 13 (2.41%) DNS
4 11 (2.04%) FTP
5 10 (1.85%) Firewall
6 8 (1.48%) VoIP
7 7 (1.30%) Internet
8 6 (1.11%) DHCP
9 5 (0.93%) SMS
10 3 (0.56%) ADSL
10 3 (0.56%) NFC
11 2 (0.37%) LAN
11 2 (0.37%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.37%) HTTP
11 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.19%) WAN
12 1 (0.19%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) SMPP
12 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 112 (20.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 99 (18.33%) 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 38 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (5.37%) Oracle Database
10 27 (5.00%) RDBMS
11 23 (4.26%) DTS
11 23 (4.26%) NoSQL
12 18 (3.33%) MySQL
13 17 (3.15%) Data Mining
13 17 (3.15%) QlikView
14 13 (2.41%) OLAP
14 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (2.22%) MS Access
15 12 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 43 (7.96%) NUnit
3 40 (7.41%) MSTest
4 28 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (4.07%) Rhino Mocks
6 21 (3.89%) Moq
7 15 (2.78%) Subversion
8 14 (2.59%) Maven
8 14 (2.59%) Ant
8 14 (2.59%) Gradle
9 11 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (2.04%) Git (software)
10 10 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.48%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.93%) Visual Composer
13 4 (0.74%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.37%) MSI
14 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
15 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 133 (24.63%) Finance
2 24 (4.44%) Marketing
3 18 (3.33%) Automotive
4 10 (1.85%) Back Office
4 10 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.67%) Banking
6 8 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.30%) Retail
8 3 (0.56%) Legal
8 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) International Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 315 (58.33%) Developer
2 107 (19.81%) DBA
3 103 (19.07%) .NET Developer
4 95 (17.59%) SQL DBA
5 90 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 82 (15.19%) Analyst
7 65 (12.04%) Software Developer
8 46 (8.52%) SQL Server DBA
9 43 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (6.48%) Administrator
11 29 (5.37%) Junior
12 26 (4.81%) Web Developer
13 24 (4.44%) Applications Support
13 24 (4.44%) Junior Developer
14 21 (3.89%) SQL Developer
14 21 (3.89%) Analyst Developer
14 21 (3.89%) Java Developer
15 20 (3.70%) Applications Developer
16 18 (3.33%) Support Analyst
16 18 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (50.19%) .NET
2 171 (31.67%) ASP.NET
3 101 (18.70%) CSS
4 97 (17.96%) WCF
5 96 (17.78%) HTML
6 74 (13.70%) Web Services
6 74 (13.70%) XML
7 66 (12.22%) WinForms
8 63 (11.67%) WPF
9 59 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (9.81%) Ajax
11 50 (9.26%) .NET Framework
11 50 (9.26%) jQuery
12 45 (8.33%) SOAP
13 26 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 25 (4.63%) Ninject
15 23 (4.26%) Silverlight
16 22 (4.07%) XHTML
17 21 (3.89%) LINQ
17 21 (3.89%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.93%) Clustering
3 28 (5.19%) Inversion of Control
4 26 (4.81%) Replication
5 12 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.11%) Social Media
9 6 (1.11%) Telematics
10 5 (0.93%) BBC
11 4 (0.74%) Social Network
11 4 (0.74%) Tandem
11 4 (0.74%) Statistics
11 4 (0.74%) Streaming Music
12 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.56%) Open Source
12 3 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 144 (26.67%) Windows
2 37 (6.85%) Linux
3 36 (6.67%) Android
4 25 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 24 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.41%) UNIX
7 9 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.30%) 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 69 (12.78%) TDD
4 57 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (9.63%) E-Commerce
6 49 (9.07%) Performance Tuning
7 38 (7.04%) ETL
7 38 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 28 (5.19%) Scrum
10 26 (4.81%) OOP
10 26 (4.81%) MVVM
11 25 (4.63%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (4.63%) Unit Testing
12 22 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (3.89%) Kanban
14 20 (3.70%) ITIL
14 20 (3.70%) Project Management
14 20 (3.70%) Change Control
14 20 (3.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 301 (55.74%) SQL
2 252 (46.67%) C#
3 119 (22.04%) JavaScript
4 92 (17.04%) T-SQL
5 72 (13.33%) Java
6 48 (8.89%) VB.NET
7 29 (5.37%) PHP
8 28 (5.19%) Ruby
9 24 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.15%) C++
11 15 (2.78%) C
11 15 (2.78%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.59%) VBA
13 9 (1.67%) XAML
14 7 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.30%) F#
15 6 (1.11%) VB
16 5 (0.93%) ABAP
16 5 (0.93%) VBScript
17 2 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 86 (15.93%) Degree
2 48 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.89%) MCTS
4 14 (2.59%) MCP
4 14 (2.59%) MCAD
4 14 (2.59%) MCSD
5 10 (1.85%) MCDBA
6 8 (1.48%) MCITP
7 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.11%) MCSE
9 4 (0.74%) MCSA
9 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
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 14 (2.59%) SLA
2 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 26 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.11%) vSphere
3 6 (1.11%) 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 11 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.30%) WSUS
3 6 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.93%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.74%) Puppet
5 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.56%) Nagios
7 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.37%) Munin
7 2 (0.37%) Opsview
8 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.19%) Ansible
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 209 (38.70%) Microsoft
2 96 (17.78%) Oracle
3 28 (5.19%) VMware
4 24 (4.44%) JBoss
5 23 (4.26%) DevExpress
6 19 (3.52%) SAP
7 13 (2.41%) JD Edwards
8 12 (2.22%) Cognos
9 11 (2.04%) Google
9 11 (2.04%) Red Gate
10 9 (1.67%) Facebook
10 9 (1.67%) Sage
11 7 (1.30%) Cisco
11 7 (1.30%) Sophos
12 6 (1.11%) Symantec
12 6 (1.11%) McAfee
12 6 (1.11%) IBM
13 5 (0.93%) Sybase
13 5 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.93%) Apple
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
NES Global Talent
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 days ago