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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 30 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.78% 11.30% 12.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 38.24% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 12
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,300 £54,500
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
54 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.60% 29.57% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 24
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 13 £26,500 -30.26% 1
Shrewsbury +7 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (49.06%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) Windows
3 24 (45.28%) .NET
3 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
4 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 21 (39.62%) VB
6 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
7 16 (30.19%) Linux
7 16 (30.19%) VMware
8 15 (28.30%) Web Services
8 15 (28.30%) XML
8 15 (28.30%) Citrix
9 14 (26.42%) Firewall
9 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
11 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (20.75%) NAS
12 11 (20.75%) SOAP
12 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (20.75%) SAN
12 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 11 (20.75%) VPN
12 11 (20.75%) DNS
12 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
12 11 (20.75%) Degree
12 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (18.87%) JSON
13 10 (18.87%) Back Office

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 11 (20.75%) NAS
2 11 (20.75%) SAN
2 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.75%) VPN
2 11 (20.75%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) DHCP
4 4 (7.55%) VoIP
5 2 (3.77%) DDNS
5 2 (3.77%) VLAN
5 2 (3.77%) IPsec
5 2 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.89%) FTP
6 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.89%) QlikView
8 1 (1.89%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.87%) Back Office
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) Web Services
2 15 (28.30%) XML
3 11 (20.75%) SOAP
4 10 (18.87%) JSON
4 10 (18.87%) WinForms
4 10 (18.87%) REST
5 5 (9.43%) jQuery
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.55%) HTML
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.66%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) COM
8 2 (3.77%) Classic ASP
8 2 (3.77%) EDIFACT
9 1 (1.89%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) N-Tier
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
2 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.43%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.55%) MVC
4 4 (7.55%) Document Management
5 3 (5.66%) Analytics
5 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.77%) ERP
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL
6 2 (3.77%) OOP
6 2 (3.77%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.77%) Line Management
7 1 (1.89%) BPMN
7 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 21 (39.62%) VB
4 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) VBScript
7 4 (7.55%) VB6
8 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) Degree
3 10 (18.87%) MCSA
4 8 (15.09%) MCSE
5 7 (13.21%) CCA
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (7.55%) MCITP
7 2 (3.77%) MCDST
7 2 (3.77%) CCENT
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) VMware
3 15 (28.30%) Citrix
4 6 (11.32%) SAP
5 5 (9.43%) Business Objects
6 4 (7.55%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (7.55%) Cognos
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco
8 2 (3.77%) Brocade
9 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.89%) Teradata
9 1 (1.89%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (1.89%) Mitel
9 1 (1.89%) Lotus
9 1 (1.89%) Progress
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