The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 24 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 48.98% 45.83% 27.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 84.62% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 48.98% 54.17% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 20
Average salary £48,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.21% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Rochdale region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing SQL Server 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.

1 36 (85.71%) Internet
2 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) C#
3 25 (59.52%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 21 (50.00%) HTML
5 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (50.00%) CSS
5 21 (50.00%) Marketing
6 19 (45.24%) UML
7 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (38.10%) Web Services
9 15 (35.71%) SOAP
10 14 (33.33%) SQL
10 14 (33.33%) WCF
11 13 (30.95%) MVC
12 12 (28.57%) VMware
12 12 (28.57%) Finance
12 12 (28.57%) OO
12 12 (28.57%) Windows
12 12 (28.57%) OOD
12 12 (28.57%) Time Management
12 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (28.57%) vSphere
12 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (28.57%) MSTest
12 12 (28.57%) TDD
12 12 (28.57%) Billing
12 12 (28.57%) Software Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.90%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 36 (85.71%) Internet
2 11 (26.19%) SAN
2 11 (26.19%) NAS
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 6 (14.29%) SNMP
5 6 (14.29%) IPsec
6 5 (11.90%) Firewall
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) OLTP
3 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MSTest
2 10 (23.81%) SpecFlow
2 10 (23.81%) NUnit
2 10 (23.81%) Selenium
3 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (50.00%) Marketing
2 12 (28.57%) Billing
2 12 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
3 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Team Leader
3 5 (11.90%) IT Support
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Web Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
2 21 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) Web Services
4 15 (35.71%) SOAP
5 14 (33.33%) WCF
6 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
7 10 (23.81%) REST
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 10 (23.81%) LINQ
8 5 (11.90%) Java EE
8 5 (11.90%) JSON
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) WSDL
8 5 (11.90%) Servlets
9 4 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.90%) Physics
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Online Games
4 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
1 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) UML
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) MVC
4 12 (28.57%) OO
4 12 (28.57%) OOD
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 12 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 12 (28.57%) Time Management
4 12 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 10 (23.81%) OWASP
5 10 (23.81%) BDD
5 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
6 9 (21.43%) Content Management
6 9 (21.43%) Software Architecture
6 9 (21.43%) Business Development
6 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Change Management
8 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCP
3 2 (4.76%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) vSphere
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (14.29%) vCloud
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) OpenNMS
2 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Veeam
3 7 (16.67%) Dell
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) Acronis
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Meraki
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago