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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 225 225 234
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 38 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 1.67% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 16
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
1266 1016 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.82% 14.97% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 892 1064
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Cheshire +1 24 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Merseyside +17 7 £38,000 +10.94%
Manchester +2 7 £39,750 - 1
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 24 October 2014, 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 77 (96.25%) SQL
2 72 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 62 (77.50%) T-SQL
4 58 (72.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (67.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
8 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 23 (28.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (25.00%) Windows
11 18 (22.50%) Visual Studio
11 18 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.50%) ETL
14 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (16.25%) .NET
16 12 (15.00%) Migration
16 12 (15.00%) Data Transformation
17 11 (13.75%) Data Migration
17 11 (13.75%) Replication
17 11 (13.75%) C#
18 10 (12.50%) HTML
18 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
18 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
18 10 (12.50%) CSS
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (12.50%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (8.75%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (72.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (67.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (28.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (8.75%) DTS
8 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.25%) DB2
10 4 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (5.00%) MS Access
11 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.50%) QlikView
11 2 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Firebug
3 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Law
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Developer
2 33 (41.25%) SQL Developer
3 17 (21.25%) DBA
4 16 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Database Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Administrator
11 3 (3.75%) IT Support Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) IT Support
12 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
12 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 2 (2.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (12.50%) CSS
2 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (10.00%) WCF
4 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.75%) Web Services
6 3 (3.75%) XML
6 3 (3.75%) LINQ
6 3 (3.75%) jQuery
7 2 (2.50%) WPF
7 2 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.50%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (2.50%) REST
7 2 (2.50%) XSLT
7 2 (2.50%) Ajax
8 1 (1.25%) MDX
8 1 (1.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Replication
2 10 (12.50%) Statistics
3 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Android
2 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.50%) ETL
2 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.00%) Migration
3 12 (15.00%) Data Transformation
4 11 (13.75%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.25%) MVC
6 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) Change Management
7 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.25%) B2B
7 5 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (6.25%) CRUD
7 5 (6.25%) Line Management
8 4 (5.00%) CRM
9 3 (3.75%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.50%) Web Development
10 2 (2.50%) Data Management
11 1 (1.25%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 77 (96.25%) SQL
2 62 (77.50%) T-SQL
3 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.75%) C#
5 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.75%) VBA
7 2 (2.50%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) MCTS
3 1 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Sybase
3 4 (5.00%) Cognos
4 2 (2.50%) Teradata
4 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Telerik
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