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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 169 63 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.00% 12.91% 21.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.87% 38.89% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 57 91
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
249 162 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.83% 33.20% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 164 123 156
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +6 123 £40,000 - 16
St Helens - 13 £27,500 - 1
Southport +15 10 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Birkenhead +6 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Wirral -2 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bootle - 1 £36,000 -
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 144 (47.21%) SQL
2 141 (46.23%) Microsoft
3 133 (43.61%) .NET
4 125 (40.98%) C#
5 96 (31.48%) ASP.NET
6 85 (27.87%) Windows
7 80 (26.23%) MVC
8 76 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (23.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 69 (22.62%) ITIL
10 69 (22.62%) Finance
10 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (19.34%) JavaScript
12 57 (18.69%) Windows Server
13 56 (18.36%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (17.70%) Oracle
15 53 (17.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 52 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 52 (17.05%) MS Excel
17 51 (16.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 50 (16.39%) TDD
19 48 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
20 41 (13.44%) .NET Framework
20 41 (13.44%) Git (software)
21 40 (13.11%) Entity Framework
22 39 (12.79%) T-SQL
22 39 (12.79%) HTML
23 38 (12.46%) Banking
23 38 (12.46%) Web Application Development
23 38 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 31 (10.16%) IIS
2 30 (9.84%) Apache
2 30 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.89%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.59%) JBoss
5 10 (3.28%) CMS
5 10 (3.28%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.31%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.98%) Drupal
8 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.98%) WordPress
9 2 (0.66%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.98%) Magento
3 3 (0.98%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.98%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.66%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.57%) SaaS
4 14 (4.59%) IaaS
4 14 (4.59%) PaaS
5 5 (1.64%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.89%) DNS
1 21 (6.89%) SAN
2 19 (6.23%) VPN
3 16 (5.25%) DHCP
4 10 (3.28%) Internet
5 4 (1.31%) LAN
5 4 (1.31%) WAN
6 3 (0.98%) Firewall
6 3 (0.98%) Skype
7 2 (0.66%) DSL
7 2 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.66%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.66%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.66%) MPLS
7 2 (0.66%) NAS
7 2 (0.66%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.66%) Network Security
7 2 (0.66%) VoIP
7 2 (0.66%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.61%) SQL Server 2014
2 53 (17.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 51 (16.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (9.84%) MySQL
8 29 (9.51%) NoSQL
9 22 (7.21%) Relational Database
10 19 (6.23%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (4.92%) MongoDB
11 15 (4.92%) Oracle ODI
12 14 (4.59%) Oracle Database
13 13 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (3.93%) QlikView
15 9 (2.95%) Informix
15 9 (2.95%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (13.44%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.82%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.64%) Subversion
6 3 (0.98%) Bazaar
6 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.98%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.98%) PhantomJS
6 3 (0.98%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
7 2 (0.66%) MSTest
7 2 (0.66%) NUnit
7 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (22.62%) Finance
2 38 (12.46%) Banking
3 13 (4.26%) Law
4 8 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.30%) Legal
5 7 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.64%) Advertising
7 4 (1.31%) Marketing
7 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 145 (47.54%) Developer
2 91 (29.84%) .NET Developer
3 70 (22.95%) Analyst
4 35 (11.48%) C# Developer
5 31 (10.16%) Data Analyst
6 30 (9.84%) Applications Support
6 30 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.52%) DBA
8 24 (7.87%) SQL DBA
8 24 (7.87%) Support Analyst
9 19 (6.23%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (6.23%) SQL Developer
10 18 (5.90%) Administrator
10 18 (5.90%) SQL Analyst
11 16 (5.25%) Architect
11 16 (5.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 16 (5.25%) SQL Data Analyst
11 16 (5.25%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (4.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (43.61%) .NET
2 96 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 41 (13.44%) .NET Framework
6 40 (13.11%) Entity Framework
7 39 (12.79%) HTML
8 38 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 37 (12.13%) RESTful
10 36 (11.80%) CSS
10 36 (11.80%) Node.js
11 35 (11.48%) WCF
12 31 (10.16%) jQuery
13 26 (8.52%) Code First Entity Framework
14 22 (7.21%) AngularJS
14 22 (7.21%) Middleware
15 19 (6.23%) SOAP
16 16 (5.25%) JSP
16 16 (5.25%) Web Services
17 14 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.18%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 14 (4.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (4.59%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.95%) Statistics
8 8 (2.62%) iPad
8 8 (2.62%) Replication
9 7 (2.30%) Clustering
9 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.64%) Life Science
11 5 (1.64%) User Experience
12 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.31%) Digital TV
13 3 (0.98%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 85 (27.87%) Windows
2 57 (18.69%) Windows Server
3 32 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (9.84%) Linux
5 18 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.59%) HPUX
6 14 (4.59%) Unix
7 4 (1.31%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.66%) Android
8 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (26.23%) MVC
2 76 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (22.62%) ITIL
4 56 (18.36%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (16.39%) TDD
6 38 (12.46%) Web Application Development
7 37 (12.13%) BDD
7 37 (12.13%) ITIL V3
8 26 (8.52%) ETL
9 25 (8.20%) Scrum
10 23 (7.54%) PRINCE2
11 22 (7.21%) DevOps
12 20 (6.56%) Line Management
13 19 (6.23%) CRM
13 19 (6.23%) Release Management
14 18 (5.90%) Data Modelling
15 17 (5.57%) Load Balancing
15 17 (5.57%) Wealth Management
16 16 (5.25%) Mentoring
17 14 (4.59%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (47.21%) SQL
2 125 (40.98%) C#
3 59 (19.34%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.79%) T-SQL
5 29 (9.51%) PowerShell
6 26 (8.52%) Ruby
7 16 (5.25%) Java
8 13 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.97%) Python
11 5 (1.64%) VBA
12 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.31%) Perl
12 4 (1.31%) PHP
12 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.98%) C
13 3 (0.98%) VB
14 1 (0.33%) C++
14 1 (0.33%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.52%) Degree
2 25 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.25%) MCSE
4 14 (4.59%) CCNA
4 14 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (4.59%) EMC Certification
5 9 (2.95%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) MCSA
7 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
3 3 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.97%) vSphere
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.98%) XenApp
6 2 (0.66%) NDS
6 2 (0.66%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) pfSense
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.59%) AirWatch
2 8 (2.62%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.66%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.66%) SCOM
5 2 (0.66%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 141 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 54 (17.70%) Oracle
3 31 (10.16%) VMware
4 19 (6.23%) Citrix
5 18 (5.90%) IBM
6 16 (5.25%) EMC
7 15 (4.92%) SAP
8 14 (4.59%) Cisco
8 14 (4.59%) Software AG
9 10 (3.28%) Cognos
10 7 (2.30%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.97%) Remedy
11 6 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.64%) IDERA
13 4 (1.31%) HP
13 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.98%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.98%) Informatica
14 3 (0.98%) Reuters
14 3 (0.98%) Zend
Liverpool, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago