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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 32 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.33% 13.04% 6.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.24% 52.33% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £29,875
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
59 86 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.20% 24.93% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 83
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
3 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (25.49%) T-SQL
4 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) XML
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
6 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
6 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (19.61%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) C#
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
8 9 (17.65%) Data Management
8 9 (17.65%) VB
8 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (17.65%) Web Services
8 9 (17.65%) ETL
9 8 (15.69%) OLAP
9 8 (15.69%) Linux
9 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (15.69%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (13.73%) OO
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
11 6 (11.76%) Project Management
11 6 (11.76%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (9.80%) Apache
1 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
2 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) CICS
3 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
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%) VoIP
2 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (15.69%) OLAP
4 8 (15.69%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.80%) Cognos Query Studio
6 5 (9.80%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (9.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Cognos Transformer
7 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
8 3 (5.88%) ROLAP
8 3 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (5.88%) DB2
9 2 (3.92%) QlikView
9 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.96%) MS Access
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 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Back Office
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) French Language
3 2 (3.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 17 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Programmer
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) TM1 Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst 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%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
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%) XML
3 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (17.65%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) MDX
6 4 (7.84%) SOAP
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
6 4 (7.84%) ODBC
7 3 (5.88%) WPF
8 2 (3.92%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) HTML
9 1 (1.96%) YAML
9 1 (1.96%) RESTful
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.96%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (1.96%) DirectX
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.96%) Java EE
9 1 (1.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Scrum
3 9 (17.65%) ETL
3 9 (17.65%) Data Management
4 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (13.73%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) ERP
7 5 (9.80%) Web Development
7 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.80%) Workflow
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 13 (25.49%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 10 (19.61%) C#
5 9 (17.65%) VB
6 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.84%) Perl
7 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.88%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) COBOL
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) HND
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
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 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Cognos
5 3 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.92%) NetApp
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) ESRI
7 1 (1.96%) Mitel
7 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
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Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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