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 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 14 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.50% 12.20% 24.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.17% 76.92% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 34
Average salary £35,325 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.92% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £21,700 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
24 13 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.08% 15.85% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 50
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,734 £31,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -5 8 £32,500 +38.29% 4
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (12.00%) WCF
9 3 (12.00%) IPv4
9 3 (12.00%) Cognos
9 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) IPv4
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) DDNS
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.00%) Spotfire
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) MI Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) WCF
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) LINQ
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) WinForms
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCAD
4 1 (4.00%) MCSD
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) XenServer
3 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.00%) Cognos
4 2 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) Kofax
5 1 (4.00%) Telerik
5 1 (4.00%) Typemock
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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