The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 135 78 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.15% 15.69% 19.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.29% 41.94% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 102 67 104
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
210 186 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.57% 37.42% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 157 143 186
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,513
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SQL Server
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +6 114 £40,000 - 18
Wirral +2 11 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Birkenhead 0 2 £27,500 -16.66% 2
Southport +5 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Bootle - 1 £47,500 -
Prescot - 1 £32,500 - 1
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 134 (54.92%) Microsoft
2 98 (40.16%) .NET
3 97 (39.75%) SQL
4 94 (38.52%) C#
5 79 (32.38%) MVC
6 78 (31.97%) ASP.NET
7 70 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (25.41%) Finance
8 62 (25.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 58 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
10 57 (23.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 55 (22.54%) Windows
12 54 (22.13%) Data Warehouse
13 53 (21.72%) Oracle
13 53 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 47 (19.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
17 44 (18.03%) ITIL
18 42 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 42 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (16.80%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (16.80%) MS Excel
19 41 (16.80%) .NET Framework
20 40 (16.39%) TDD
21 39 (15.98%) RESTful
21 39 (15.98%) Web Application Development
21 39 (15.98%) BDD
21 39 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
22 37 (15.16%) Relational Database

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 25 (10.25%) IIS
2 20 (8.20%) CMS
3 19 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.74%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.51%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.51%) Umbraco
6 10 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.69%) Apache
8 7 (2.87%) JBoss
8 7 (2.87%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.05%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.64%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.23%) EPiServer CMS
11 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.82%) K2 blackpearl
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (16.80%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.10%) SDL Web 8
3 5 (2.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.74%) Office 365
4 9 (3.69%) SaaS
5 7 (2.87%) IaaS
5 7 (2.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.92%) DNS
1 12 (4.92%) VPN
2 11 (4.51%) Internet
3 10 (4.10%) DHCP
4 9 (3.69%) Firewall
5 8 (3.28%) SAN
6 7 (2.87%) MPLS
7 3 (1.23%) DSL
7 3 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.23%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.23%) LAN
7 3 (1.23%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.23%) VPLS
7 3 (1.23%) WAN
8 2 (0.82%) Intranet
9 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 57 (23.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (22.13%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (19.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 41 (16.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (15.16%) Relational Database
8 31 (12.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (12.30%) NoSQL
10 29 (11.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 29 (11.89%) Oracle ODI
11 22 (9.02%) Power BI
12 18 (7.38%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (7.38%) RDBMS
13 15 (6.15%) MySQL
14 10 (4.10%) Big Data
15 8 (3.28%) Hadoop
15 8 (3.28%) MongoDB
16 7 (2.87%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (2.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.74%) Subversion
4 9 (3.69%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.28%) JIRA
6 5 (2.05%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.82%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.82%) Grunt
8 2 (0.82%) Hudson
8 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.82%) LoadUI
8 2 (0.82%) Moq
8 2 (0.82%) MSTest
8 2 (0.82%) NUnit
8 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 62 (25.41%) Finance
2 31 (12.70%) Banking
3 11 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.28%) Law
5 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.64%) Legal
6 4 (1.64%) Retail
7 3 (1.23%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (57.38%) Developer
2 77 (31.56%) .NET Developer
3 55 (22.54%) Analyst
4 29 (11.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 26 (10.66%) Support Analyst
6 24 (9.84%) Applications Support
6 24 (9.84%) Applications Support Analyst
6 24 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 17 (6.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (6.56%) Banking Analyst
8 16 (6.56%) DBA
8 16 (6.56%) SQL Developer
9 14 (5.74%) SQL DBA
10 12 (4.92%) Administrator
11 10 (4.10%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Applications Support
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Support Analyst
12 9 (3.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (40.16%) .NET
2 78 (31.97%) ASP.NET
3 53 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 41 (16.80%) .NET Framework
6 39 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (15.98%) RESTful
7 29 (11.89%) Entity Framework
7 29 (11.89%) WCF
8 28 (11.48%) CSS
8 28 (11.48%) HTML
9 26 (10.66%) Code First Entity Framework
9 26 (10.66%) Node.js
10 22 (9.02%) jQuery
11 20 (8.20%) HTML5
12 14 (5.74%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (4.92%) Web Services
15 11 (4.51%) AngularJS
15 11 (4.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.38%) Credit Risk
2 18 (7.38%) Replication
2 18 (7.38%) SWIFT
3 14 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.51%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.28%) Clustering
5 8 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.87%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.87%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.46%) iPad
7 6 (2.46%) Life Science
8 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.54%) Windows
2 36 (14.75%) Windows Server
3 29 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (4.92%) Linux
5 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.28%) Android
7 7 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.87%) Unix
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.38%) MVC
2 70 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (18.03%) ITIL
5 40 (16.39%) TDD
6 39 (15.98%) BDD
6 39 (15.98%) Web Application Development
7 25 (10.25%) Wealth Management
8 24 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (9.43%) ETL
10 22 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.61%) Time Management
12 20 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (8.20%) Data Analysis
13 18 (7.38%) Change Management
13 18 (7.38%) Scrum
14 15 (6.15%) ITIL V3
15 13 (5.33%) CRM
15 13 (5.33%) OO
16 12 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 97 (39.75%) SQL
2 94 (38.52%) C#
3 33 (13.52%) T-SQL
4 27 (11.07%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.66%) Ruby
6 16 (6.56%) Java
7 12 (4.92%) C
7 12 (4.92%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.46%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.46%) VB
8 6 (2.46%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.46%) VB6
9 3 (1.23%) XPath
10 2 (0.82%) PHP
10 2 (0.82%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) Python
11 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Degree
2 23 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.56%) MCSE
4 8 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.87%) CCNA
5 7 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.87%) EMC Certification
6 6 (2.46%) MCITP
7 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.23%) MCSA
7 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.79%) SLA
2 6 (2.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.05%) vSphere
6 3 (1.23%) HDFS
6 3 (1.23%) XenApp
6 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.87%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 134 (54.92%) Microsoft
2 53 (21.72%) Oracle
3 22 (9.02%) VMware
4 18 (7.38%) Bloomberg
4 18 (7.38%) Reuters
5 16 (6.56%) EPiServer
6 15 (6.15%) IBM
7 14 (5.74%) Cognos
8 13 (5.33%) Avaya
8 13 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (4.51%) Cisco
9 11 (4.51%) Remedy
10 10 (4.10%) Citrix
10 10 (4.10%) EMC
11 9 (3.69%) HP
12 7 (2.87%) SAP
12 7 (2.87%) Software AG
13 6 (2.46%) Dell
13 6 (2.46%) SonicWALL
13 6 (2.46%) Sophos
Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits inc training allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + (Depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Prescot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Seadrill Management Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago