The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 172 64 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.27% 14.04% 18.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.15% 52.46% 57.29%
Number of salaries quoted 133 60 94
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
260 122 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.18% 26.75% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 217 112 168
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,064
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

1 170 (59.23%) .NET
2 132 (45.99%) C#
3 115 (40.07%) SQL
3 115 (40.07%) ASP.NET
4 113 (39.37%) Microsoft
5 108 (37.63%) HTML
6 95 (33.10%) JavaScript
7 79 (27.53%) CSS
8 72 (25.09%) MVC
9 64 (22.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 63 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (20.56%) Windows
12 55 (19.16%) XML
12 55 (19.16%) MS Excel
13 53 (18.47%) jQuery
14 49 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
15 47 (16.38%) Active Directory
16 42 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (13.59%) T-SQL
18 38 (13.24%) SOAP
18 38 (13.24%) Citrix
18 38 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (12.89%) Linux
20 36 (12.54%) Subversion
21 35 (12.20%) Web Services
21 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
22 34 (11.85%) WCF
22 34 (11.85%) Visual Studio
23 33 (11.50%) XenDesktop
24 32 (11.15%) Hyper-V

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (9.06%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.27%) Apache
2 18 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (5.57%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.23%) IIS
6 12 (4.18%) Tomcat
7 11 (3.83%) CMS
8 6 (2.09%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.74%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.05%) Lync
11 3 (1.05%) WordPress
12 2 (0.70%) Drupal
12 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (19.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.88%) MS Office
3 7 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.09%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.71%) DNS
2 20 (6.97%) WAAS
2 20 (6.97%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (3.48%) DHCP
4 8 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.79%) Internet
5 7 (2.44%) Firewall
5 7 (2.44%) SAN
6 6 (2.09%) HTTP
7 5 (1.74%) LDAP
7 5 (1.74%) VPN
7 5 (1.74%) VLAN
7 5 (1.74%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.05%) LAN
8 3 (1.05%) WAN
8 3 (1.05%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.70%) Wireless
9 2 (0.70%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 49 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 42 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (9.76%) MySQL
6 22 (7.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (5.57%) Oracle Database
8 15 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (3.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 9 (3.14%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.79%) DTS
12 8 (2.79%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (1.05%) OLAP
15 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (12.54%) Subversion
2 34 (11.85%) Visual Studio
3 22 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (3.48%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.14%) NUnit
7 8 (2.79%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (2.09%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.09%) Grunt
9 5 (1.74%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.74%) Hudson
10 4 (1.39%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.39%) Selenium
11 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.70%) Maven
12 2 (0.70%) JIRA
12 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.35%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.35%) MSI
General
1 9 (3.14%) Manufacturing
2 8 (2.79%) Finance
3 6 (2.09%) Advertising
4 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Automotive
5 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 164 (57.14%) Developer
2 69 (24.04%) .NET Developer
3 38 (13.24%) C# Developer
3 38 (13.24%) Web Developer
4 30 (10.45%) DBA
5 27 (9.41%) Consultant
5 27 (9.41%) SQL DBA
6 23 (8.01%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 19 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.57%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Software Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Architect
11 12 (4.18%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.18%) Microsoft Consultant
12 11 (3.83%) Virtualisation Architect
12 11 (3.83%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (59.23%) .NET
2 115 (40.07%) ASP.NET
3 108 (37.63%) HTML
4 79 (27.53%) CSS
5 55 (19.16%) XML
6 53 (18.47%) jQuery
7 38 (13.24%) SOAP
8 35 (12.20%) Web Services
8 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (11.85%) WCF
10 31 (10.80%) Ajax
11 21 (7.32%) .NET Framework
12 19 (6.62%) Silverlight
12 19 (6.62%) HTML5
13 15 (5.23%) XHTML
14 13 (4.53%) Application Packaging
14 13 (4.53%) REST
15 12 (4.18%) XSLT
16 11 (3.83%) NHibernate
16 11 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.18%) CLARiiON
3 11 (3.83%) Replication
3 11 (3.83%) Celerra
4 9 (3.14%) FlexPod
5 8 (2.79%) Tandem
6 5 (1.74%) Clustering
7 4 (1.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.70%) NHS
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.56%) Windows
2 37 (12.89%) Linux
3 16 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (5.57%) UNIX
3 16 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.23%) Android
4 15 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.14%) HPUX
5 9 (3.14%) Solaris
6 6 (2.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (25.09%) MVC
2 63 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (10.80%) Web Development
4 30 (10.45%) TDD
5 27 (9.41%) Scrum
6 23 (8.01%) Unit Testing
7 19 (6.62%) Software Engineering
8 18 (6.27%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.57%) OO
9 16 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.88%) ERP
10 14 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (4.88%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.53%) Android Development
11 13 (4.53%) iOS Development
12 12 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.18%) ETL
12 12 (4.18%) Web Design
13 11 (3.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 132 (45.99%) C#
2 115 (40.07%) SQL
3 95 (33.10%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.59%) T-SQL
5 32 (11.15%) VB.NET
6 28 (9.76%) PHP
7 27 (9.41%) Java
8 26 (9.06%) VB
9 15 (5.23%) VB6
10 10 (3.48%) C++
11 9 (3.14%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.79%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.09%) Perl
14 5 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.74%) Python
15 3 (1.05%) PHP5
16 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.80%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (9.76%) CCA
3 22 (7.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (6.97%) NCDA
4 20 (6.97%) NCIE
4 20 (6.97%) VTSP
5 19 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.62%) CCEA
6 15 (5.23%) MCSE
7 14 (4.88%) Degree
8 12 (4.18%) CCEE
9 11 (3.83%) CCIA
9 11 (3.83%) VCAP
9 11 (3.83%) MCTS
9 11 (3.83%) MCITP
10 9 (3.14%) CCAA
11 6 (2.09%) MCP
12 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.79%) WAI
1 8 (2.79%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (16.38%) Active Directory
2 33 (11.50%) XenDesktop
3 32 (11.15%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (6.97%) vCloud
6 15 (5.23%) XenApp
7 14 (4.88%) vSphere
8 12 (4.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (3.83%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (2.09%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.74%) Xen
12 5 (1.74%) qmail
13 2 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (5.57%) SCCM
2 11 (3.83%) Data Guard
3 10 (3.48%) SCVMM
4 9 (3.14%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.39%) Pingdom
5 4 (1.39%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) Foglight
Vendors
1 113 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.24%) Citrix
3 30 (10.45%) Oracle
3 30 (10.45%) VMware
4 28 (9.76%) Cisco
5 23 (8.01%) NetApp
6 22 (7.67%) EMC
7 11 (3.83%) 3PAR
8 9 (3.14%) CommVault
9 8 (2.79%) Zend
10 7 (2.44%) JBoss
11 6 (2.09%) Adobe
12 4 (1.39%) Dell
12 4 (1.39%) New Relic
13 2 (0.70%) Dialogic
13 2 (0.70%) Pega
13 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.70%) AppSense
13 2 (0.70%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.70%) HP
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