The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 29.03% 20.27% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 60.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 18
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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 Salford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 48.39% 33.78% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 25
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Salford

SQL Server
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) FTP
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) SYSPRO
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
1 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) .NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) FTP
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) IT Support
1 7 (77.78%) IT Support Technician
1 7 (77.78%) IT Technician
1 7 (77.78%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
1 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SYSPRO
1 7 (77.78%) VMware