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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 83 148 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.35% 26.29% 31.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.70% 45.12% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 63 137 113
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 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
167 328 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.93% 58.26% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 137 305 150
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 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 89 (60.54%) .NET
2 88 (59.86%) C#
3 87 (59.18%) SQL
4 82 (55.78%) ASP.NET
5 61 (41.50%) MVC
6 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
7 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
7 48 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (31.29%) .NET Framework
9 39 (26.53%) HTML
10 33 (22.45%) CSS
11 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
12 31 (21.09%) Windows
13 28 (19.05%) QA
14 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (17.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (13.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (13.61%) IIS
17 18 (12.24%) SharePoint
17 18 (12.24%) AngularJS
18 17 (11.56%) HTML5
18 17 (11.56%) Linux
18 17 (11.56%) TDD
18 17 (11.56%) Scrum
19 16 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
20 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (10.20%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 20 (13.61%) IIS
2 18 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (8.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (7.48%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (6.80%) Umbraco
7 6 (4.08%) SAS
8 5 (3.40%) CMS
9 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.68%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) SPSS
3 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Tridion
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 4 (2.72%) Firewall
2 4 (2.72%) VoIP
3 3 (2.04%) DHCP
3 3 (2.04%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) DMZ
4 2 (1.36%) Intranet
4 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.36%) VPN
4 2 (1.36%) SSH
4 2 (1.36%) VLAN
5 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.68%) Telnet
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (13.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
7 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (6.80%) QlikView
9 7 (4.76%) MySQL
10 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (4.08%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.40%) Spotfire
11 5 (3.40%) OLAP
12 4 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.72%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.04%) MSTest
3 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.36%) NUnit
4 2 (1.36%) Firebug
4 2 (1.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.68%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (10.20%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Music Industry
3 3 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) Back Office
4 2 (1.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (53.74%) Developer
2 46 (31.29%) .NET Developer
3 24 (16.33%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
6 17 (11.56%) Administrator
6 17 (11.56%) DBA
7 16 (10.88%) Analyst
8 14 (9.52%) SQL DBA
9 13 (8.84%) Test Analyst
10 11 (7.48%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (6.12%) Consultant
11 9 (6.12%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Tester
12 8 (5.44%) Software Engineer
13 7 (4.76%) C# Developer
13 7 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (4.08%) SAS BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (60.54%) .NET
2 82 (55.78%) ASP.NET
3 46 (31.29%) .NET Framework
4 39 (26.53%) HTML
5 33 (22.45%) CSS
6 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 17 (11.56%) HTML5
9 12 (8.16%) WCF
10 11 (7.48%) Ajax
10 11 (7.48%) RESTful
11 10 (6.80%) jQuery
12 9 (6.12%) CSS3
12 9 (6.12%) Web Services
13 6 (4.08%) Backbone.js
14 4 (2.72%) Entity Framework
14 4 (2.72%) WPF
14 4 (2.72%) Classic ASP
15 3 (2.04%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Replication
1 14 (9.52%) Open Source
2 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.36%) Social Media
5 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.36%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.36%) IVR
5 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.36%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) Tandem
6 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.09%) Windows
2 17 (11.56%) Linux
3 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.08%) UNIX
5 4 (2.72%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) NetWare
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.50%) MVC
2 48 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.56%) TDD
3 17 (11.56%) Scrum
4 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.52%) CRM
5 14 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 13 (8.84%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (8.84%) OO
7 11 (7.48%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
7 11 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.48%) BDD
8 9 (6.12%) Manual Testing
8 9 (6.12%) Automated Testing
9 8 (5.44%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.44%) ETL
10 7 (4.76%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.76%) Web Development
11 6 (4.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 88 (59.86%) C#
2 87 (59.18%) SQL
3 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.48%) Java
6 8 (5.44%) C++
7 7 (4.76%) F#
8 6 (4.08%) R
8 6 (4.08%) Python
9 5 (3.40%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.40%) PHP
10 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) VB
11 2 (1.36%) VBA
12 1 (0.68%) VC++
12 1 (0.68%) X++
12 1 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.84%) MCP
3 11 (7.48%) MCAD
3 11 (7.48%) MCSD
3 11 (7.48%) MCTS
4 6 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.08%) ISEB
5 4 (2.72%) Degree
6 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.36%) MCSE
6 2 (1.36%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.68%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.68%) XenApp
2 1 (0.68%) vSphere
2 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) MOM
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.48%) Oracle
2 11 (7.48%) Business Objects
3 9 (6.12%) Cognos
4 7 (4.76%) IBM
4 7 (4.76%) Teradata
4 7 (4.76%) Tableau
5 6 (4.08%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.72%) VMware
6 4 (2.72%) Citrix
7 3 (2.04%) Avaya
7 3 (2.04%) HP
7 3 (2.04%) Google
7 3 (2.04%) Zend
7 3 (2.04%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.36%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) Novell
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) Sage
9 1 (0.68%) Alias
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Clayton Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 9 days ago
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Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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JB Leitch
Salary: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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QVC
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable + Company Benefits Package + Personal Development
Posted: 20 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago