The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.92% 9.57% 8.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 32.14% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 5
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £42,850 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.77% 29.79% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 46 12
Median salary £66,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Midlands region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Database Theory
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCDBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Database Theory
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
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