The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 26 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.87% 13.21% 20.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.61% 41.18% 71.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 19
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.22% 32.08% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 28
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Shropshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Telford +1 13 £31,000 -25.30% 3
Shrewsbury +1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (44.00%) C#
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 20 (40.00%) VMware
6 19 (38.00%) .NET
6 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (36.00%) VB
7 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (32.00%) Citrix
8 16 (32.00%) Linux
9 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (28.00%) Firewall
10 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (26.00%) NAS
11 13 (26.00%) SAN
11 13 (26.00%) DNS
12 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
12 12 (24.00%) XML
13 11 (22.00%) MCSE
13 11 (22.00%) MCSA
13 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
13 11 (22.00%) VPN
14 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (20.00%) CCA
14 10 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (20.00%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Firewall
2 13 (26.00%) DNS
2 13 (26.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) NAS
3 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.00%) VPN
4 9 (18.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) VoIP
6 3 (6.00%) DDNS
7 2 (4.00%) IPsec
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.00%) FTP
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.00%) Back Office
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) XML
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 9 (18.00%) SOAP
5 8 (16.00%) Web Services
6 6 (12.00%) CSS
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.00%) JSON
7 5 (10.00%) EDIFACT
7 5 (10.00%) WinForms
7 5 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) jQuery
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.00%) COM
9 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.00%) HTML5
10 1 (2.00%) EDI
10 1 (2.00%) CSS3
10 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (8.00%) MVC
2 4 (8.00%) OOP
2 4 (8.00%) OO
2 4 (8.00%) Web Development
3 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (4.00%) Line Management
4 2 (4.00%) Data Management
4 2 (4.00%) CRM
4 2 (4.00%) ERP
4 2 (4.00%) ETL
4 2 (4.00%) Data Security
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) BPEL
5 1 (2.00%) Document Management
5 1 (2.00%) Logistics
5 1 (2.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) VB
4 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 4 (8.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.00%) MCSE
2 11 (22.00%) MCSA
3 10 (20.00%) CCA
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) CCENT
5 2 (4.00%) MCDST
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Mitel
4 4 (8.00%) Progress
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.00%) Sage
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
6 2 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (2.00%) Cognos
7 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.00%) Lotus
Ludlow, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Market Drayton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Telford
Technical Prospects
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
The Will Associates Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dep. on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Shropshire
Explore Group
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Shropshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + plus benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago