The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 45 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.39% 6.88% 7.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.25% 27.83% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 34
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,875 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
80 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.81% 24.73% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 65
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
South East

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 28 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 41 (47.67%) .NET
3 38 (44.19%) Windows
4 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
5 22 (25.58%) C#
6 21 (24.42%) HTML
6 21 (24.42%) IIS
6 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
6 21 (24.42%) MVC
7 20 (23.26%) MySQL
8 19 (22.09%) Oracle
8 19 (22.09%) JBoss
8 19 (22.09%) Apache
9 18 (20.93%) Linux
9 18 (20.93%) Ajax
10 17 (19.77%) Degree
11 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
12 15 (17.44%) WCF
12 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (16.28%) VPN
14 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
14 13 (15.12%) XML
14 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (15.12%) VMware
14 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (13.95%) Clustering
15 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (24.42%) IIS
2 19 (22.09%) Apache
3 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
4 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.14%) SAS
6 7 (8.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (6.98%) CMS
8 4 (4.65%) eRoom
9 3 (3.49%) ArcGIS
10 2 (2.33%) NetWeaver
10 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.16%) Site Server
11 1 (1.16%) iPlanet
11 1 (1.16%) Lync
11 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) assyst
2 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.49%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.33%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.33%) Line 500
3 2 (2.33%) Sage 1000
3 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) VPN
2 11 (12.79%) WAN
2 11 (12.79%) SAN
3 10 (11.63%) LAN
4 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.14%) Internet
6 4 (4.65%) VLAN
7 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.49%) HTTP
7 3 (3.49%) Firewall
8 1 (1.16%) VoIP
8 1 (1.16%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.65%) Big Data
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.49%) DTS
7 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.33%) MaxDB
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.33%) DB2
8 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) NUnit
2 9 (10.47%) Subversion
3 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.81%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.81%) JIRA
4 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.81%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.16%) Log4Net
General
1 8 (9.30%) Retail
2 6 (6.98%) Marketing
2 6 (6.98%) Games
3 5 (5.81%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) DBA
3 12 (13.95%) SQL DBA
4 9 (10.47%) Applications Support
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Director
7 6 (6.98%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Applications Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) .NET
2 21 (24.42%) HTML
2 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.93%) Ajax
4 15 (17.44%) WCF
5 13 (15.12%) XML
5 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (12.79%) Web Services
7 10 (11.63%) HTML5
7 10 (11.63%) Middleware
8 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.14%) COM
9 7 (8.14%) CSS
9 7 (8.14%) JSON
9 7 (8.14%) WPF
9 7 (8.14%) LINQ
9 7 (8.14%) jQuery
10 6 (6.98%) XSLT
11 4 (4.65%) .NET Remoting
11 4 (4.65%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (13.95%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.98%) Online Games
4 6 (6.98%) W3C
5 4 (4.65%) EPoS
6 3 (3.49%) Social Media
7 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.16%) Animation
7 1 (1.16%) Open Source
7 1 (1.16%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.19%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
3 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.98%) Solaris
7 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.65%) Android
8 3 (3.49%) CentOS
9 2 (2.33%) UNIX
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) MVC
2 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (13.95%) SOA
4 11 (12.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (12.79%) Scrum
4 11 (12.79%) Analytics
5 10 (11.63%) OO
5 10 (11.63%) ITIL
6 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.14%) UML
7 7 (8.14%) OOP
7 7 (8.14%) Content Management
7 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.98%) System Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Workflow
9 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) C#
3 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.95%) Java
5 11 (12.79%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.63%) VB
7 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.98%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.81%) C++
10 4 (4.65%) VB6
10 4 (4.65%) PHP
11 3 (3.49%) C
11 3 (3.49%) Perl
11 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.16%) VBScript
13 1 (1.16%) PowerHouse
13 1 (1.16%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) MCSE
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.98%) MCPD
4 3 (3.49%) RHCE
5 1 (1.16%) MCSD
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.98%) vSphere
4 4 (4.65%) XenApp
5 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.09%) Oracle
2 19 (22.09%) JBoss
3 13 (15.12%) VMware
4 7 (8.14%) NetApp
4 7 (8.14%) Riverbed
5 6 (6.98%) Rackspace
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco
6 5 (5.81%) EMC
7 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.65%) Citrix
7 4 (4.65%) Juniper
7 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.49%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.49%) ESRI
8 3 (3.49%) Omniture
8 3 (3.49%) Google
9 2 (2.33%) Sage
9 2 (2.33%) SAP
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago