The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 6 4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 19.05% 24.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 88.89% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 10
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
South East

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 M4 Corridor region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.50% 21.43% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Average salary £85,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the M4 Corridor region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

SQL Server
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Nmap
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) French Language

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (75.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle