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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 8 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.59% 9.20% 25.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.00% 80.00% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 31
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,250 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
20 10 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.42% 11.49% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 42
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 0 8 £32,500 +52.94% 6
Shrewsbury -5 1 £30,000 - 2
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) C#
6 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Firewall
9 5 (17.86%) VMware
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
9 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) Web Services
10 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Subversion

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (10.71%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) IPv4
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 3 (10.71%) DDNS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.57%) DTS
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (10.71%) MI Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) WCF
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
5 1 (3.57%) LINQ
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) MCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MCSD
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Cognos
3 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (7.14%) Lotus
4 2 (7.14%) Kofax
5 1 (3.57%) Telerik
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Typemock
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Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + good benefits
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