The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 10.53% 17.81% 33.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 54.17% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 20
Median salary £25,000 £27,875 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.31% -14.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
Wales

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 North Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 28.95% 32.88% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 27
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the North Wales 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 North Wales

SQL Server
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in North Wales

SQL Server
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +2 4 £25,000 -28.57%
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) BCP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam