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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 31 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.78% 13.90% 11.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.41% 46.75% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 33
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,500 £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
54 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.03% 29.73% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 74 62
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £61,500
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 31 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 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 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 23 (31.94%) Windows
5 17 (23.61%) SAS
5 17 (23.61%) Java
6 16 (22.22%) HTML
6 16 (22.22%) XML
6 16 (22.22%) OO
6 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 15 (20.83%) Web Services
7 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (19.44%) C#
8 14 (19.44%) MySQL
9 13 (18.06%) Oracle
9 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (18.06%) Degree
10 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 12 (16.67%) MVC
10 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (15.28%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (15.28%) Apache
11 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (15.28%) WCF
12 10 (13.89%) Data Integration
12 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) Master Data Management
12 10 (13.89%) Data Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (23.61%) SAS
2 11 (15.28%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (15.28%) Apache
3 10 (13.89%) JBoss
4 8 (11.11%) IIS
5 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (4.17%) ArcGIS
8 3 (4.17%) eRoom
8 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.39%) Site Server
9 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Line 500
1 3 (4.17%) Sage 1000
1 3 (4.17%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) WAN
1 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 6 (8.33%) VPN
3 4 (5.56%) VLAN
3 4 (5.56%) Internet
3 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (1.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.56%) Big Data
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Subversion
2 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Legal
2 3 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Architect
2 12 (16.67%) DBA
3 11 (15.28%) Designer
4 10 (13.89%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Data Architect
4 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.72%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Operations Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 16 (22.22%) HTML
2 16 (22.22%) XML
3 15 (20.83%) Web Services
4 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (15.28%) WCF
6 8 (11.11%) jQuery
6 8 (11.11%) HTML5
7 7 (9.72%) Middleware
8 6 (8.33%) Ajax
8 6 (8.33%) JSP
9 5 (6.94%) J2EE
10 4 (5.56%) CSS
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.56%) XSLT
11 3 (4.17%) WPF
11 3 (4.17%) Silverlight
11 3 (4.17%) ArcObjects
11 3 (4.17%) COM
12 2 (2.78%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Data Integration
3 6 (8.33%) Replication
3 6 (8.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.56%) W3C
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Online Games
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Windows
2 10 (13.89%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) Solaris
5 3 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) UNIX
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) OO
2 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) MVC
4 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.89%) Quality Management
5 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (13.89%) Data Management
5 10 (13.89%) Master Data Management
6 8 (11.11%) Analytics
6 8 (11.11%) OOD
7 6 (8.33%) OOP
7 6 (8.33%) Workflow
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.94%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) Logistics
9 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) Java
3 14 (19.44%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.94%) VB
6 5 (6.94%) C++
6 5 (6.94%) UniBasic
7 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) PHP5
9 1 (1.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) MCPD
4 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCSD
4 1 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) Cognos
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (9.72%) NetApp
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco
6 5 (6.94%) Redback
7 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 4 (5.56%) EMC
8 3 (4.17%) Juniper
8 3 (4.17%) Sage
8 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.17%) ESRI
9 2 (2.78%) HP
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.39%) Symantec
10 1 (1.39%) Mitel
10 1 (1.39%) Citrix
10 1 (1.39%) Sun
Middlesex
Real Staffing
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago