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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 18 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.59% 11.91% 9.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.90% 59.72% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 45
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £58,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
41 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.02% 19.94% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 61 96
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,700 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +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 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (30.56%) XML
5 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 11 (30.56%) VB
5 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 10 (27.78%) OO
7 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.22%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (22.22%) Degree
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (19.44%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) MS Office
9 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 6 (16.67%) VoIP
10 6 (16.67%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
6 1 (2.78%) CICS
6 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) VoIP
3 5 (13.89%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) MPLS
4 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 4 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
6 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
7 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) OLAP
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 4 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Programmer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) WCF
6 5 (13.89%) XSLT
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 4 (11.11%) ODBC
7 4 (11.11%) WPF
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
9 2 (5.56%) JSON
9 2 (5.56%) XSL
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
9 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) UNIX
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) OO
2 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 6 (16.67%) Data Management
3 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) ETL
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Content Management
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Business Development
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Logistics
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
3 11 (30.56%) VB
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) UniBasic
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) HND
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.89%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) Nintex
5 2 (5.56%) Mitel
5 2 (5.56%) Redback
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) ESRI
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
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Ashdown IT
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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