The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 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 Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 3 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 30.00% 2.63% 32.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 27
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 1 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 30.00% 2.63% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 31
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Home Counties region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 5 (71.43%) Ext JS
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 5 (71.43%) Ext JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft