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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.42% 8.55% 7.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.08% 55.77% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
48 52 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.24% 15.34% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 65
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
5 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 12 (23.53%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (23.53%) Finance
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) XML
6 11 (21.57%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (17.65%) Linux
8 9 (17.65%) Web Services
9 8 (15.69%) ETL
9 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (13.73%) VB
10 7 (13.73%) C#
10 7 (13.73%) Data Management
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (11.76%) Project Management
11 6 (11.76%) OLAP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) CICS
4 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (9.80%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (9.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) VPN
2 4 (7.84%) VoIP
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (3.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (11.76%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (11.76%) OLAP
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Query Studio
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Transformer
6 4 (7.84%) ROLAP
6 4 (7.84%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (5.88%) DB2
8 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.92%) QlikView
9 1 (1.96%) MySQL
9 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Toad
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) French Language
4 2 (3.92%) German Language
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Programmer
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) TM1 Developer
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) XML
4 9 (17.65%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) MDX
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
6 4 (7.84%) ODBC
6 4 (7.84%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.92%) Java EE
7 2 (3.92%) WCF
7 2 (3.92%) WPF
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.96%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (1.96%) YAML
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
8 1 (1.96%) JSON
8 1 (1.96%) HTML
8 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 8 (15.69%) ETL
4 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (13.73%) Data Management
6 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Workflow
7 5 (9.80%) ERP
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) Web Development
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (7.84%) ETL Development
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) OOD
9 3 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
2 12 (23.53%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) VB
3 7 (13.73%) C#
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Perl
5 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) COBOL
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) HND
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.96%) Xen
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Cognos
5 4 (7.84%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) ESRI
7 1 (1.96%) Wyse
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago