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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.01% 11.92% 12.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.08% 43.06% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 41
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 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
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
48 72 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.38% 27.69% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 68 76
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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%) .NET
2 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.14%) Windows
4 25 (35.71%) SQL
5 18 (25.71%) Java
5 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
6 16 (22.86%) MySQL
7 15 (21.43%) HTML
7 15 (21.43%) Web Services
7 15 (21.43%) XML
7 15 (21.43%) OO
7 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.00%) Oracle
9 13 (18.57%) C#
9 13 (18.57%) Apache
9 13 (18.57%) SAS
10 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (17.14%) JBoss
10 12 (17.14%) Linux
10 12 (17.14%) Degree
11 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
11 11 (15.71%) MVC
11 11 (15.71%) VMware
12 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 10 (14.29%) IIS
12 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.29%) WCF
12 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (18.57%) Apache
1 13 (18.57%) SAS
2 12 (17.14%) JBoss
3 10 (14.29%) IIS
4 7 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (5.71%) eRoom
7 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.29%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.43%) Site Server
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) 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
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) WAN
1 9 (12.86%) SAN
2 8 (11.43%) VPN
3 5 (7.14%) VLAN
3 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.71%) LAN
4 4 (5.71%) Internet
5 2 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.71%) Big Data
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Subversion
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.71%) Games
1 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) DBA
3 9 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Designer
6 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Data Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Operations Manager
8 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 15 (21.43%) HTML
2 15 (21.43%) Web Services
2 15 (21.43%) XML
3 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.29%) WCF
5 8 (11.43%) HTML5
5 8 (11.43%) Middleware
6 7 (10.00%) jQuery
7 6 (8.57%) Ajax
7 6 (8.57%) JSP
8 5 (7.14%) J2EE
9 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.71%) XSLT
10 3 (4.29%) ArcObjects
10 3 (4.29%) WPF
10 3 (4.29%) Silverlight
10 3 (4.29%) COM
10 3 (4.29%) CSS
11 2 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Replication
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.71%) W3C
4 4 (5.71%) Online Games
5 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.43%) Open Source
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) Solaris
5 3 (4.29%) Android
5 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) OO
1 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.71%) MVC
4 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.43%) OOD
5 8 (11.43%) Analytics
6 6 (8.57%) Master Data Management
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.57%) Quality Management
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Workflow
6 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.57%) Scrum
6 6 (8.57%) Data Management
7 5 (7.14%) OOP
8 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.71%) Web Development
8 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 18 (25.71%) Java
3 13 (18.57%) C#
4 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.57%) VB
7 5 (7.14%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) C++
7 5 (7.14%) UniBasic
7 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.29%) C
8 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.43%) PHP5
9 1 (1.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) 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 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) VMware
4 7 (10.00%) NetApp
5 6 (8.57%) Cognos
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco
6 5 (7.14%) EMC
6 5 (7.14%) Redback
7 4 (5.71%) Riverbed
7 4 (5.71%) IBM
7 4 (5.71%) Juniper
7 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.29%) Sage
8 3 (4.29%) ESRI
9 2 (2.86%) HP
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.43%) Symantec
10 1 (1.43%) SAP
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix
10 1 (1.43%) Sun
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