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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 34 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.07% 13.46% 7.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.31% 53.85% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 37
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
65 91 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.17% 25.00% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 86
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (26.53%) Windows
3 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
4 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (24.49%) XML
4 12 (24.49%) .NET
5 11 (22.45%) VB
5 11 (22.45%) Java
5 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
5 11 (22.45%) Data Management
6 10 (20.41%) Finance
6 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle
8 8 (16.33%) VMware
8 8 (16.33%) OLAP
8 8 (16.33%) Web Services
8 8 (16.33%) Linux
8 8 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (16.33%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.29%) OO
9 7 (14.29%) C#
10 6 (12.24%) Project Management
10 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) CICS
3 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (10.20%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (10.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) VoIP
1 6 (12.24%) VPN
2 4 (8.16%) MPLS
2 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (16.33%) OLAP
3 8 (16.33%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.20%) Cognos Query Studio
5 5 (10.20%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (10.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Cognos Transformer
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
7 3 (6.12%) DB2
8 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
8 2 (4.08%) QlikView
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.04%) MySQL
9 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.04%) MS Access
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) French Language
4 2 (4.08%) German Language
5 1 (2.04%) Military
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Programmer
4 8 (16.33%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.29%) Administrator
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) TM1 Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Cognos Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Cognos Administrator
8 4 (8.16%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
1 12 (24.49%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.33%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) jQuery
5 5 (10.20%) MDX
6 4 (8.16%) SOAP
6 4 (8.16%) ODBC
7 3 (6.12%) HTML
8 1 (2.04%) WCF
8 1 (2.04%) WPF
8 1 (2.04%) YAML
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.04%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (2.04%) DirectX
8 1 (2.04%) JSON
8 1 (2.04%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) Scrum
4 11 (22.45%) Data Management
5 8 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) ETL
7 6 (12.24%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.20%) Workflow
8 5 (10.20%) ERP
9 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Garbage Collection
10 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) VB
3 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) HND
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Varnish
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Cognos
5 3 (6.12%) NetApp
5 3 (6.12%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Mitel
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) EMC
7 1 (2.04%) ESRI
Middlesex
Sentinel IT LLP
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