The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 20 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.56% 8.90% 11.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.78% 33.33% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 45
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Middlesex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 78 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.44% 26.71% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 76
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 32 (45.71%) SQL
1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 31 (44.29%) Windows
3 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.43%) MS Excel
5 18 (25.71%) Degree
6 17 (24.29%) MySQL
6 17 (24.29%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) Java
6 17 (24.29%) Web Services
7 16 (22.86%) Apache
7 16 (22.86%) JBoss
7 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
7 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (21.43%) OO
8 15 (21.43%) XML
8 15 (21.43%) Oracle
9 14 (20.00%) C#
9 14 (20.00%) VMware
10 13 (18.57%) IIS
10 13 (18.57%) Linux
11 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 12 (17.14%) WCF
11 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
12 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
12 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (15.71%) Analytics

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 16 (22.86%) Apache
2 13 (18.57%) IIS
3 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
4 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 9 (12.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (10.00%) SAS
7 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
8 4 (5.71%) eRoom
9 3 (4.29%) ArcGIS
10 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.43%) Site Server
11 1 (1.43%) iPlanet
11 1 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Line 500
1 3 (4.29%) Sage 1000
1 3 (4.29%) Sage 200
1 3 (4.29%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.43%) assyst
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) WAN
1 9 (12.86%) SAN
2 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.43%) VPN
3 5 (7.14%) VLAN
4 4 (5.71%) LAN
4 4 (5.71%) Internet
5 2 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) MPLS
6 1 (1.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.71%) Big Data
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Subversion
2 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.43%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 5 (7.14%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
2 4 (5.71%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Publishing
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) DBA
3 8 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Operations Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Operations Manager
6 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 17 (24.29%) HTML
2 17 (24.29%) Web Services
3 15 (21.43%) XML
4 12 (17.14%) WCF
5 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
6 10 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (11.43%) Middleware
7 8 (11.43%) Ajax
8 6 (8.57%) XSLT
9 5 (7.14%) JSP
9 5 (7.14%) jQuery
10 4 (5.71%) WPF
10 4 (5.71%) COM
10 4 (5.71%) J2EE
11 3 (4.29%) CSS
11 3 (4.29%) Silverlight
11 3 (4.29%) ArcObjects
11 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.00%) Clustering
3 6 (8.57%) W3C
3 6 (8.57%) Replication
4 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) Online Games
5 3 (4.29%) Social Media
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) User Experience
7 1 (1.43%) Open Source
7 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Linux
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.57%) Solaris
6 3 (4.29%) Android
6 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.43%) UNIX
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) OO
2 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.71%) Analytics
4 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (14.29%) MVC
5 9 (12.86%) Scrum
6 7 (10.00%) Workflow
6 7 (10.00%) ITIL
6 7 (10.00%) OOD
6 7 (10.00%) OOP
6 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.57%) System Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Web Development
7 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.14%) CRM
8 5 (7.14%) B2B
9 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
6 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.00%) VB
7 5 (7.14%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) C++
8 4 (5.71%) UniBasic
9 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.29%) C
10 1 (1.43%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.43%) VB6
10 1 (1.43%) PHP5
10 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) ABAP
10 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.00%) MCSE
3 6 (8.57%) MCPD
4 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSD
4 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) WSUS
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) JBoss
3 15 (21.43%) Oracle
4 14 (20.00%) VMware
5 8 (11.43%) NetApp
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco
7 5 (7.14%) EMC
8 4 (5.71%) Juniper
8 4 (5.71%) IBM
8 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.71%) Redback
8 4 (5.71%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.29%) Omniture
9 3 (4.29%) Google
9 3 (4.29%) Sage
9 3 (4.29%) ESRI
9 3 (4.29%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix
10 2 (2.86%) HP
11 1 (1.43%) Dell
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