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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 225 207 243
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 30 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.59% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 3.70% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,100 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
1189 1161 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.07% 15.96% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1000 932
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +3 21 £47,500 +68.14% 7
Cheshire -8 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Lancashire -4 1 £37,500 +11.94%
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 5 August 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (93.75%) SQL
3 52 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (64.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (60.94%) Windows
7 36 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (45.31%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (45.31%) Replication
10 28 (43.75%) Database Mirroring
10 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (43.75%) Statistics
10 28 (43.75%) PowerShell
11 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
12 17 (26.56%) HTML
13 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.44%) C#
15 14 (21.88%) .NET
15 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
17 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
17 12 (18.75%) CSS
18 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
18 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (17.19%) jQuery
19 10 (15.63%) Ajax
19 10 (15.63%) HTML5
20 9 (14.06%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (64.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.13%) Toad
4 2 (3.13%) NUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) DBA
1 33 (51.56%) SQL DBA
2 28 (43.75%) SQL Server DBA
3 25 (39.06%) Developer
4 7 (10.94%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.94%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.38%) CRM Developer
6 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) HTML
2 14 (21.88%) .NET
3 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.75%) CSS
4 11 (17.19%) jQuery
5 10 (15.63%) HTML5
5 10 (15.63%) Ajax
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.38%) Web Services
6 6 (9.38%) XML
6 6 (9.38%) Entity Framework
7 4 (6.25%) LINQ
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.25%) WF
8 2 (3.13%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.13%) WCF
8 2 (3.13%) RESTful
8 2 (3.13%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (3.13%) CSS3
8 2 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Replication
2 28 (43.75%) Statistics
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (43.75%) Database Mirroring
4 8 (12.50%) Workflow
5 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.38%) CRM
6 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.81%) Document Management
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (6.25%) Data Management
8 4 (6.25%) MVC
8 4 (6.25%) SEO
8 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Market Research
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Development
9 3 (4.69%) OO
9 3 (4.69%) ETL
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
10 2 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) SQL
2 52 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 28 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 15 (23.44%) C#
5 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Citrix
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
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