The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 179 207 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.54% 22.02% 20.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.14% 61.42% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 147 198 177
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
SQL Server
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
357 337 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.99% 35.85% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 294 301 247
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 247 (62.69%) .NET
2 245 (62.18%) SQL
3 208 (52.79%) C#
4 170 (43.15%) ASP.NET
5 165 (41.88%) Microsoft
6 151 (38.32%) JavaScript
7 134 (34.01%) HTML
8 123 (31.22%) Windows
9 119 (30.20%) T-SQL
10 113 (28.68%) MVC
11 99 (25.13%) MS Excel
12 96 (24.37%) jQuery
13 92 (23.35%) CSS
14 87 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
15 83 (21.07%) Finance
16 81 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 76 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 74 (18.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 68 (17.26%) Visual Studio
20 61 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 60 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
22 58 (14.72%) Web Services
23 56 (14.21%) WPF
24 53 (13.45%) XML
25 51 (12.94%) Degree
26 50 (12.69%) .NET Framework
26 50 (12.69%) VB.NET
27 49 (12.44%) HTML5
28 48 (12.18%) WCF
29 43 (10.91%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.60%) IIS
3 13 (3.30%) CMS
4 12 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (1.78%) Apache
7 6 (1.52%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.25%) Node.js
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.25%) JBoss
11 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 99 (25.13%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.84%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) TIBCO iProcess
1 9 (2.28%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.02%) Summit
2 4 (1.02%) GoldMine
3 3 (0.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.08%) Internet
2 19 (4.82%) HTTP
3 7 (1.78%) LAN
4 6 (1.52%) WAN
5 5 (1.27%) SAN
6 4 (1.02%) Firewall
7 3 (0.76%) Intranet
8 2 (0.51%) NAS
9 1 (0.25%) VLAN
9 1 (0.25%) Network Security
9 1 (0.25%) Wireless
9 1 (0.25%) Extranet
9 1 (0.25%) DHCP
9 1 (0.25%) SMS
9 1 (0.25%) DNS
9 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.25%) VPN
9 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 74 (18.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (10.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (6.60%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.81%) SSDT
9 14 (3.55%) MySQL
10 12 (3.05%) DB2
10 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (2.03%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.27%) MS Access
15 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (17.26%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.33%) NUnit
4 20 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.03%) MSTest
6 6 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.52%) Moq
7 4 (1.02%) Selenium
8 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.76%) Subversion
9 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.25%) XMLUnit
10 1 (0.25%) JIRA
10 1 (0.25%) JMeter
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.25%) ProC
10 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 83 (21.07%) Finance
2 22 (5.58%) Retail
3 10 (2.54%) Automotive
4 8 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.27%) Legal
6 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.02%) Banking
7 3 (0.76%) Back Office
7 3 (0.76%) Electronics
8 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 236 (59.90%) Developer
2 113 (28.68%) .NET Developer
3 65 (16.50%) C# Developer
4 56 (14.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (12.94%) Analyst
6 41 (10.41%) Software Developer
7 38 (9.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (9.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 35 (8.88%) SQL Developer
10 32 (8.12%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (8.12%) DBA
11 26 (6.60%) SQL DBA
12 24 (6.09%) Team Leader
12 24 (6.09%) Support Analyst
13 22 (5.58%) .NET Team Leader
14 20 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
15 18 (4.57%) Consultant
16 17 (4.31%) Junior
17 16 (4.06%) Database Developer
18 15 (3.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (62.69%) .NET
2 170 (43.15%) ASP.NET
3 134 (34.01%) HTML
4 96 (24.37%) jQuery
5 92 (23.35%) CSS
6 76 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (14.72%) Web Services
8 56 (14.21%) WPF
9 53 (13.45%) XML
10 50 (12.69%) .NET Framework
11 49 (12.44%) HTML5
12 48 (12.18%) WCF
13 41 (10.41%) WinForms
13 41 (10.41%) LINQ
13 41 (10.41%) Ajax
14 31 (7.87%) JSON
15 28 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (4.82%) CSS3
17 19 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.06%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.05%) Clustering
5 10 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.03%) EPoS
6 8 (2.03%) Blog
7 7 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (1.52%) Tandem
8 6 (1.52%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.52%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.27%) NHS
10 4 (1.02%) User Experience
10 4 (1.02%) iPad
11 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.76%) iPhone
11 3 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 123 (31.22%) Windows
2 39 (9.90%) Linux
3 27 (6.85%) Android
4 25 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (6.35%) Apple iOS
5 23 (5.84%) UNIX
6 22 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (5.08%) Solaris
8 15 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.52%) AIX
9 6 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.27%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (28.68%) MVC
2 87 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (10.15%) TDD
4 37 (9.39%) Scrum
5 35 (8.88%) OO
6 28 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (6.85%) Web Development
8 24 (6.09%) ITIL
9 21 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (5.08%) Waterfall
11 19 (4.82%) Refactoring
11 19 (4.82%) OOD
12 18 (4.57%) Project Management
13 16 (4.06%) Software Engineering
14 15 (3.81%) Multithreading
14 15 (3.81%) PRINCE2
15 13 (3.30%) iOS Development
15 13 (3.30%) Load Testing
15 13 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 245 (62.18%) SQL
2 208 (52.79%) C#
3 151 (38.32%) JavaScript
4 119 (30.20%) T-SQL
5 50 (12.69%) VB.NET
6 27 (6.85%) C++
7 21 (5.33%) Java
8 14 (3.55%) VB
9 11 (2.79%) C
10 10 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.03%) VBA
12 7 (1.78%) PHP
13 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.76%) XAML
15 3 (0.76%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.51%) VBScript
17 1 (0.25%) VB6
17 1 (0.25%) Python
17 1 (0.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 60 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (12.94%) Degree
3 11 (2.79%) ISEB
4 9 (2.28%) MCSE
5 6 (1.52%) MCP
5 6 (1.52%) MCAD
5 6 (1.52%) MCSD
5 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.51%) CCNA
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.51%) OCP
7 2 (0.51%) OCA
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.51%) MCITP
8 1 (0.25%) VCP5
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.03%) SLA
2 3 (0.76%) QA
3 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.03%) VMware ESX
3 8 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.27%) XenApp
6 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.76%) vSphere
7 3 (0.76%) Firmware
8 2 (0.51%) XenServer
9 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.03%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 165 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.91%) Oracle
3 20 (5.08%) Sybase
4 15 (3.81%) VMware
5 14 (3.55%) Cisco
6 12 (3.05%) Sencha
7 9 (2.28%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.52%) HP
8 6 (1.52%) Citrix
8 6 (1.52%) Avaya
8 6 (1.52%) Computacenter
9 5 (1.27%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.27%) NetApp
10 4 (1.02%) Sage
10 4 (1.02%) EMC
10 4 (1.02%) SAP
10 4 (1.02%) McAfee
11 3 (0.76%) Atmel
11 3 (0.76%) jBASE
11 3 (0.76%) Interwoven
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