The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 205 238 246
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 37 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.22% 1.12% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1150 1164 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.99% 16.28% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1016 925
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North West region.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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 SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
Cheshire +19 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Manchester +10 18 £45,000 +69.81% 3
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS).

1 68 (95.77%) SQL
2 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
3 48 (67.61%) T-SQL
4 36 (50.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (49.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
8 24 (33.80%) HTML
8 24 (33.80%) Windows
8 24 (33.80%) Replication
9 23 (32.39%) C#
10 22 (30.99%) .NET
10 22 (30.99%) Visual Studio
10 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
10 22 (30.99%) CSS
10 22 (30.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (29.58%) Statistics
11 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
11 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (29.58%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (29.58%) Database Mirroring
12 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
13 19 (26.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (23.94%) .NET Framework
15 15 (21.13%) MVC
15 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.72%) WCF
16 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
2 36 (50.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (49.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (30.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (26.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (16.90%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Visual Studio
2 12 (16.90%) Firebug
3 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (4.23%) Subversion
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
1 10 (14.08%) Law
1 10 (14.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Developer
1 26 (36.62%) DBA
2 25 (35.21%) SQL DBA
3 20 (28.17%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Report Specialist
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) HTML
2 22 (30.99%) .NET
2 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
2 22 (30.99%) CSS
3 17 (23.94%) .NET Framework
4 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (19.72%) WCF
6 10 (14.08%) Ajax
6 10 (14.08%) jQuery
6 10 (14.08%) HTML5
7 7 (9.86%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.45%) Web Services
8 6 (8.45%) XML
9 3 (4.23%) WF
9 3 (4.23%) Silverlight
9 3 (4.23%) LINQ
9 3 (4.23%) CSS3
9 3 (4.23%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Replication
2 21 (29.58%) Statistics
3 10 (14.08%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.86%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (29.58%) Database Mirroring
3 15 (21.13%) MVC
4 10 (14.08%) B2B
4 10 (14.08%) CRUD
4 10 (14.08%) Line Management
5 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
6 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.04%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.63%) Mobile Development
8 4 (5.63%) Market Research
8 4 (5.63%) SEO
8 4 (5.63%) ETL
9 3 (4.23%) Scrum
9 3 (4.23%) TDD
9 3 (4.23%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.23%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) SQL
2 48 (67.61%) T-SQL
3 23 (32.39%) C#
4 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
5 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Cognos
3 2 (2.82%) Teradata
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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