The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Lincolnshire / Lincoln
Rank 10 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 6.25% 8.82% 18.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 27.27% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
Median salary £35,250 £23,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £23,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £34,700 £62,500
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 Lincoln region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 12.50% 32.35% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 29
Median salary £31,250 £30,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.30% -24.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

The demand trend of job ads across the Lincoln 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 Lincoln

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Lincoln

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Lincoln region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SafeCom
3 2 (33.33%) PaperCut
3 2 (33.33%) Equitrac
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) PaperCut
1 2 (33.33%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Equitrac
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware