The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 244 231 218
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing DTS 9 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.40% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,459
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £62,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
DTS
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2259 2484 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.65% 34.73% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 2075 2347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DTS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DTS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DTS Salary Trend in the North West

DTS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DTS across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DTS Salary Histogram in the North West

DTS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 8 £40,000 -36.00%
Merseyside - 1 £39,000 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing DTS 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 DTS.

1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) T-SQL
5 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (40.00%) Data Transformation
8 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (36.67%) Finance
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (30.00%) Project Management
11 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Degree
12 7 (23.33%) XML
13 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (20.00%) UNIX
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (20.00%) Data Management
13 6 (20.00%) Data Mart
13 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
13 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (16.67%) Replication
14 5 (16.67%) Teradata
14 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
14 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
14 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing DTS 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 DTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (20.00%) Data Mart
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.33%) OLAP
10 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) DBA
1 14 (46.67%) SQL DBA
2 12 (40.00%) Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Database Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Administrator
5 5 (16.67%) Database Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Server Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
1 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Data Transformation
2 9 (30.00%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.67%) ETL
5 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 5 (16.67%) Data Privacy
6 4 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (76.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) SAP