The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 67 133 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.30% 26.08% 31.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.95% 43.75% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 121 118
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
172 304 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.27% 59.61% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 150 271 165
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 84 (65.12%) .NET
2 83 (64.34%) SQL
3 81 (62.79%) C#
4 75 (58.14%) ASP.NET
5 61 (47.29%) MVC
6 51 (39.53%) .NET Framework
7 42 (32.56%) Microsoft
7 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
8 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (25.58%) T-SQL
10 32 (24.81%) HTML
11 31 (24.03%) CSS
12 27 (20.93%) Windows
13 26 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (18.60%) QA
15 22 (17.05%) IIS
15 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (13.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (11.63%) WCF
18 15 (11.63%) Linux
18 15 (11.63%) SharePoint
18 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (10.85%) SharePoint 2010
19 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
20 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2005
20 13 (10.08%) CRM
20 13 (10.08%) Web Services
21 12 (9.30%) MCP
21 12 (9.30%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 22 (17.05%) IIS
2 15 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 14 (10.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (7.75%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (6.20%) Umbraco
7 4 (3.10%) CMS
8 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.55%) SAS
9 1 (0.78%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
2 2 (1.55%) SPSS
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Tridion
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.10%) VoIP
2 4 (3.10%) Firewall
3 3 (2.33%) DHCP
3 3 (2.33%) DNS
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.55%) DMZ
4 2 (1.55%) VLAN
5 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.78%) SSH
5 1 (0.78%) Telnet
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (13.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.65%) MySQL
7 6 (4.65%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.65%) QlikView
8 5 (3.88%) Spotfire
8 5 (3.88%) OLAP
9 4 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.10%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.55%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.33%) MSTest
4 2 (1.55%) Firebug
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (9.30%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Music Industry
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (57.36%) Developer
2 43 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (15.50%) Web Developer
4 20 (15.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 15 (11.63%) Administrator
5 15 (11.63%) DBA
6 12 (9.30%) Analyst
6 12 (9.30%) SQL DBA
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.75%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Tester
9 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Senior Applications Developer
11 6 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Principle Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (65.12%) .NET
2 75 (58.14%) ASP.NET
3 51 (39.53%) .NET Framework
4 32 (24.81%) HTML
5 31 (24.03%) CSS
6 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (11.63%) WCF
8 13 (10.08%) Web Services
9 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 11 (8.53%) HTML5
11 10 (7.75%) Ajax
12 9 (6.98%) RESTful
12 9 (6.98%) CSS3
13 7 (5.43%) Classic ASP
14 5 (3.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (3.10%) jQuery
15 4 (3.10%) WPF
16 3 (2.33%) Yii
16 3 (2.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Replication
2 9 (6.98%) Open Source
3 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.78%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.78%) Equities
5 1 (0.78%) Tandem
5 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.93%) Windows
2 15 (11.63%) Linux
3 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.10%) UNIX
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (47.29%) MVC
2 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.08%) CRM
4 12 (9.30%) TDD
5 11 (8.53%) Scrum
6 10 (7.75%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (7.75%) OO
6 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.20%) Automated Testing
8 8 (6.20%) Manual Testing
9 7 (5.43%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.43%) BDD
10 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.88%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.88%) ETL
11 5 (3.88%) Validation
12 4 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 83 (64.34%) SQL
2 81 (62.79%) C#
3 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 33 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 12 (9.30%) Java
6 8 (6.20%) C++
7 6 (4.65%) F#
8 5 (3.88%) PHP
9 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.55%) VBA
10 2 (1.55%) Python
10 2 (1.55%) R
10 2 (1.55%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) X++
11 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.30%) MCP
3 10 (7.75%) MCAD
3 10 (7.75%) MCSD
3 10 (7.75%) MCTS
4 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.33%) ISEB
5 2 (1.55%) Degree
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) VCP4
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.60%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.78%) XenApp
2 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.43%) Business Objects
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 4 (3.10%) Cognos
5 3 (2.33%) IBM
5 3 (2.33%) Citrix
5 3 (2.33%) Avaya
5 3 (2.33%) VMware
5 3 (2.33%) Teradata
5 3 (2.33%) Zend
5 3 (2.33%) Tableau
6 2 (1.55%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.55%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.55%) Juniper
6 2 (1.55%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) Unisys
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Sage
7 1 (0.78%) Alias
7 1 (0.78%) Mitel
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aspect Software
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Walton Centre
Salary: From £21,478 to £27,901 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 27 days ago