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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 3 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 171 95 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.69% 17.99% 17.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.15% 53.37% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 145 81 64
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
237 178 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.77% 33.71% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 198 146 143
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +2 109 £40,000 - 16
St Helens - 18 £32,500 - 2
Wirral +2 16 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Southport +8 11 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Birkenhead - 11 £37,500 - 2
Bootle +4 3 £53,573 +64.83% 1
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 164 (53.59%) .NET
2 153 (50.00%) C#
3 145 (47.39%) SQL
4 133 (43.46%) Microsoft
5 123 (40.20%) ASP.NET
6 99 (32.35%) MVC
7 88 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (24.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 70 (22.88%) JavaScript
10 70 (22.88%) Windows
11 65 (21.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (20.92%) TDD
13 56 (18.30%) ITIL
14 50 (16.34%) .NET Framework
14 50 (16.34%) HTML
15 47 (15.36%) CSS
15 47 (15.36%) Finance
16 46 (15.03%) Oracle
16 46 (15.03%) T-SQL
16 46 (15.03%) Entity Framework
17 45 (14.71%) Web Application Development
17 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 44 (14.38%) Windows Server
18 44 (14.38%) BDD
18 44 (14.38%) RESTful
18 44 (14.38%) MS Excel
18 44 (14.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 42 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
20 41 (13.40%) Data Warehouse

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 28 (9.15%) Apache
1 28 (9.15%) Tomcat
2 22 (7.19%) IIS
3 14 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.59%) CMS
4 11 (3.59%) JBoss
5 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.98%) Drupal
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.98%) WordPress
9 2 (0.65%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 44 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) 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 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.58%) SaaS
4 11 (3.59%) IaaS
4 11 (3.59%) PaaS
5 6 (1.96%) Office 365
6 2 (0.65%) GitHub
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.56%) SAN
2 15 (4.90%) DNS
3 12 (3.92%) VPN
4 11 (3.59%) DHCP
5 5 (1.63%) Broadband
6 3 (0.98%) Skype
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
7 2 (0.65%) LAN
7 2 (0.65%) NAS
7 2 (0.65%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) VoIP
7 2 (0.65%) WAN
8 1 (0.33%) Firewall
8 1 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.84%) SQL Server 2014
2 44 (14.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (13.40%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (10.13%) MySQL
6 31 (10.13%) NoSQL
7 28 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (5.56%) MongoDB
9 16 (5.23%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (4.25%) Oracle Database
10 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (2.94%) QlikView
14 8 (2.61%) Informix
14 8 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 41 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.29%) MSTest
5 7 (2.29%) NUnit
6 5 (1.63%) Moq
6 5 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.98%) Bazaar
7 3 (0.98%) ERwin
7 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.98%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.98%) PhantomJS
7 3 (0.98%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.98%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 47 (15.36%) Finance
2 30 (9.80%) Banking
3 9 (2.94%) Law
3 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.29%) Retail
5 5 (1.63%) Advertising
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.31%) Marketing
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 175 (57.19%) Developer
2 125 (40.85%) .NET Developer
3 55 (17.97%) C# Developer
4 49 (16.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (15.36%) Analyst
6 28 (9.15%) Data Analyst
6 28 (9.15%) DBA
7 26 (8.50%) SQL DBA
8 22 (7.19%) Applications Support
8 22 (7.19%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.21%) Software Developer
9 19 (6.21%) SQL Analyst
10 17 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
11 16 (5.23%) Administrator
11 16 (5.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.23%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (4.90%) Team Leader
13 14 (4.58%) Support Analyst
14 13 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (3.92%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (53.59%) .NET
2 123 (40.20%) ASP.NET
3 88 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 65 (21.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 50 (16.34%) .NET Framework
5 50 (16.34%) HTML
6 47 (15.36%) CSS
7 46 (15.03%) Entity Framework
8 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 44 (14.38%) RESTful
10 39 (12.75%) WCF
11 38 (12.42%) jQuery
12 37 (12.09%) Node.js
13 28 (9.15%) AngularJS
14 27 (8.82%) Code First Entity Framework
15 22 (7.19%) SOAP
16 18 (5.88%) Web Services
16 18 (5.88%) WPF
17 17 (5.56%) HTML5
17 17 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.17%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.59%) Digital TV
4 11 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (3.59%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.59%) Private Cloud
4 11 (3.59%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (3.27%) Statistics
6 8 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (2.29%) Clustering
7 7 (2.29%) Replication
8 6 (1.96%) User Experience
9 4 (1.31%) iPad
10 3 (0.98%) NHS
11 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.88%) Windows
2 44 (14.38%) Windows Server
3 28 (9.15%) Linux
4 19 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.58%) HPUX
7 11 (3.59%) Unix
8 4 (1.31%) Android
8 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.31%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.35%) MVC
2 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (20.92%) TDD
4 56 (18.30%) ITIL
5 45 (14.71%) Web Application Development
6 44 (14.38%) BDD
7 42 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (10.46%) ITIL V3
9 30 (9.80%) Scrum
10 20 (6.54%) ETL
10 20 (6.54%) OO
10 20 (6.54%) PRINCE2
11 19 (6.21%) DevOps
12 17 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.56%) Line Management
13 16 (5.23%) CRM
13 16 (5.23%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.23%) Web Development
14 15 (4.90%) Release Management
15 14 (4.58%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 153 (50.00%) C#
2 145 (47.39%) SQL
3 70 (22.88%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.03%) T-SQL
5 27 (8.82%) Ruby
6 22 (7.19%) PowerShell
7 21 (6.86%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.58%) Java
9 8 (2.61%) VB
10 5 (1.63%) Python
10 5 (1.63%) VBA
11 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.31%) Perl
11 4 (1.31%) PHP
11 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.65%) C
12 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) ABAP
13 1 (0.33%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (8.82%) Degree
2 22 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.59%) CCNA
3 11 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.59%) EMC Certification
3 11 (3.59%) MCSE
4 9 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.98%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 18 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.65%) NDS
5 2 (0.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) pfSense
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (3.59%) AirWatch
2 8 (2.61%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.65%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.65%) SCOM
5 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 133 (43.46%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.03%) Oracle
3 21 (6.86%) VMware
4 14 (4.58%) Citrix
5 12 (3.92%) IBM
6 11 (3.59%) Cisco
6 11 (3.59%) EMC
6 11 (3.59%) SAP
6 11 (3.59%) Software AG
7 6 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.63%) IDERA
8 5 (1.63%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.31%) Cognos
9 4 (1.31%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.98%) RedGate
10 3 (0.98%) Zend
11 2 (0.65%) HP
11 2 (0.65%) Remedy
11 2 (0.65%) Veritas
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool / Knowsley (M57)
Network Compucare
Salary: £0 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southport
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £49,946 to £57,199 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago