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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 83 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.85% 18.59% 23.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.21% 42.60% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 81
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
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
156 223 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.20% 43.64% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115 214 147
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (58.94%) SQL
2 85 (56.29%) .NET
3 78 (51.66%) C#
4 76 (50.33%) ASP.NET
5 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
6 57 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (36.42%) MVC
8 46 (30.46%) JavaScript
9 37 (24.50%) .NET Framework
10 34 (22.52%) HTML
11 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (18.54%) T-SQL
12 28 (18.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (17.22%) Windows
14 26 (17.22%) CSS
15 25 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (16.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (15.89%) Dependency Injection
16 24 (15.89%) Scrum
16 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (15.23%) TDD
18 22 (14.57%) QA
18 22 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
19 21 (13.91%) Web Application Development
20 20 (13.25%) SharePoint
20 20 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
21 19 (12.58%) Music Industry
21 19 (12.58%) Replication

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (13.25%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.60%) IIS
3 14 (9.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (7.28%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (5.30%) Umbraco
6 8 (5.30%) SAS
7 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.99%) CMS
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.66%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.30%) SPSS
3 4 (2.65%) MS Office
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (8.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.99%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.99%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) Firewall
2 4 (2.65%) VoIP
3 3 (1.99%) Internet
3 3 (1.99%) SAN
3 3 (1.99%) DHCP
3 3 (1.99%) DNS
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.32%) VPN
4 2 (1.32%) DMZ
4 2 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) VLAN
4 2 (1.32%) SSH
5 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.66%) Telnet
5 1 (0.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (16.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (11.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (11.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (11.26%) MongoDB
6 12 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.96%) QlikView
8 8 (5.30%) Pentaho
9 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.65%) OLAP
11 3 (1.99%) MySQL
11 3 (1.99%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.99%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (1.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (1.99%) Cognos Transformer
12 2 (1.32%) DB2
12 2 (1.32%) MS Access
13 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) NUnit
1 5 (3.31%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.31%) Moq
1 5 (3.31%) MSTest
2 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.66%) WinDbg
General
1 19 (12.58%) Music Industry
1 19 (12.58%) Finance
2 5 (3.31%) Electronics
3 4 (2.65%) Retail
3 4 (2.65%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Advertising
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (51.66%) Developer
2 44 (29.14%) .NET Developer
3 20 (13.25%) Analyst
4 18 (11.92%) Test Analyst
4 18 (11.92%) Web Developer
4 18 (11.92%) DBA
5 16 (10.60%) SQL DBA
6 14 (9.27%) Administrator
6 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.61%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (7.95%) Consultant
9 11 (7.28%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (5.30%) SAS BI Consultant
10 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (5.30%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Principle Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.97%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.97%) Web Applications Developer
12 5 (3.31%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (56.29%) .NET
2 76 (50.33%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.50%) .NET Framework
4 34 (22.52%) HTML
5 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (17.22%) CSS
8 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
9 19 (12.58%) RESTful
10 15 (9.93%) jQuery
10 15 (9.93%) HTML5
11 11 (7.28%) Backbone.js
11 11 (7.28%) WCF
11 11 (7.28%) Ajax
12 7 (4.64%) Web Services
13 5 (3.31%) VXML
13 5 (3.31%) Ninject
13 5 (3.31%) CSS3
14 4 (2.65%) Entity Framework
14 4 (2.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Replication
2 11 (7.28%) Open Source
3 9 (5.96%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.64%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.31%) IVR
6 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.31%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.31%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.31%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.99%) Social Media
9 1 (0.66%) Tandem
9 1 (0.66%) Equities
9 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
9 1 (0.66%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.66%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.22%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.65%) UNIX
3 4 (2.65%) Linux
3 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.99%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.66%) NetWare
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (36.42%) MVC
3 24 (15.89%) Dependency Injection
3 24 (15.89%) Scrum
4 23 (15.23%) TDD
5 22 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (13.91%) Web Application Development
7 19 (12.58%) BDD
7 19 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (10.60%) CRM
9 15 (9.93%) OO
10 14 (9.27%) Software Engineering
11 12 (7.95%) Test Scripting
12 11 (7.28%) Test Planning
12 11 (7.28%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.28%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (7.28%) ETL
13 10 (6.62%) Validation
14 8 (5.30%) Business Analytics
14 8 (5.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 89 (58.94%) SQL
2 78 (51.66%) C#
3 46 (30.46%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.54%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.30%) R
5 8 (5.30%) Python
6 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.31%) Java
8 4 (2.65%) F#
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) VBA
10 1 (0.66%) X++
10 1 (0.66%) VC++
10 1 (0.66%) VBScript
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.61%) MCP
3 11 (7.28%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.28%) MCTS
3 11 (7.28%) ISEB
3 11 (7.28%) MCAD
3 11 (7.28%) MCSD
4 7 (4.64%) Degree
5 5 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.66%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.57%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.66%) XenApp
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
3 1 (0.66%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.95%) Oracle
2 12 (7.95%) Cognos
3 10 (6.62%) Business Objects
4 9 (5.96%) Teradata
4 9 (5.96%) IBM
4 9 (5.96%) Tableau
5 8 (5.30%) Cloudera
6 7 (4.64%) VMware
7 6 (3.97%) Citrix
8 3 (1.99%) Google
8 3 (1.99%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Avaya
8 3 (1.99%) Cisco
8 3 (1.99%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) Juniper
9 2 (1.32%) EMC
10 1 (0.66%) Mitel
10 1 (0.66%) Alias
10 1 (0.66%) RedDot
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £29999 - £37000 per annum + competitive
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training fund, bonus, health care
Posted: 15 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
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