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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 220 227 233
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 37 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 1.80% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 17
Average salary £38,500 £34,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.40% +24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £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
1259 999 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.84% 14.93% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 877 1052
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 30 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 30 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 +8 23 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Merseyside +21 7 £38,000 +10.94%
Manchester -11 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 30 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 78 (96.30%) SQL
2 73 (90.12%) SQL Server
3 63 (77.78%) T-SQL
4 59 (72.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (56.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
8 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
9 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (25.93%) Windows
11 19 (23.46%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
15 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (17.28%) ETL
16 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (16.05%) .NET
18 12 (14.81%) Migration
18 12 (14.81%) Replication
18 12 (14.81%) Data Transformation
19 11 (13.58%) Data Migration
19 11 (13.58%) C#
19 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (13.58%) Statistics
20 10 (12.35%) HTML
20 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
20 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
20 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
20 10 (12.35%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (8.64%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (90.12%) SQL Server
2 59 (72.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (56.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (8.64%) DTS
8 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.17%) DB2
10 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (4.94%) MS Access
11 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.47%) QlikView
11 2 (2.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.64%) Firebug
3 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Law
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (64.20%) Developer
2 33 (40.74%) SQL Developer
3 18 (22.22%) DBA
4 17 (20.99%) SQL DBA
5 10 (12.35%) Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Database Developer
8 7 (8.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Administrator
10 3 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) IT Support
11 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (2.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) .NET
2 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
2 10 (12.35%) CSS
2 10 (12.35%) HTML
3 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (9.88%) WCF
4 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
5 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.70%) Web Services
6 3 (3.70%) XML
6 3 (3.70%) LINQ
6 3 (3.70%) jQuery
7 2 (2.47%) WPF
7 2 (2.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.47%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (2.47%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) XSLT
7 2 (2.47%) Ajax
8 1 (1.23%) MDX
8 1 (1.23%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Replication
2 11 (13.58%) Statistics
3 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.28%) ETL
3 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (14.81%) Migration
4 12 (14.81%) Data Transformation
5 11 (13.58%) Data Migration
6 9 (11.11%) MVC
7 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Change Management
8 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.17%) B2B
8 5 (6.17%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (6.17%) CRUD
8 5 (6.17%) Line Management
9 4 (4.94%) CRM
10 3 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (2.47%) Web Development
11 2 (2.47%) Data Management
12 1 (1.23%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 78 (96.30%) SQL
2 63 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) VBA
7 2 (2.47%) XPath
8 1 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
3 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) Sybase
3 4 (4.94%) Cognos
4 2 (2.47%) Teradata
4 2 (2.47%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Telerik
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