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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 35 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.35% 7.56% 12.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 32.14% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
49 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.49% 23.53% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 21 £32,500 - 2
Shrewsbury - 3 £25,000 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (49.30%) C#
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) Windows
3 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
4 27 (38.03%) .NET
5 23 (32.39%) VB
6 21 (29.58%) Web Services
7 20 (28.17%) Oracle
8 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
9 16 (22.54%) XML
10 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
11 14 (19.72%) Linux
12 13 (18.31%) Firewall
13 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
13 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (16.90%) Degree
14 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
14 11 (15.49%) Citrix
14 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (15.49%) VMware
14 11 (15.49%) WinForms
15 10 (14.08%) Back Office
15 10 (14.08%) Finance
15 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
15 10 (14.08%) VPN
15 10 (14.08%) N-Tier
15 10 (14.08%) SOAP
15 10 (14.08%) REST
15 10 (14.08%) JSON

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.63%) CMS
2 4 (5.63%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Exstream
2 2 (2.82%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Firewall
2 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) VPN
3 8 (11.27%) DNS
3 8 (11.27%) DHCP
4 7 (9.86%) SAN
4 7 (9.86%) NAS
5 4 (5.63%) VoIP
6 2 (2.82%) IPsec
6 2 (2.82%) VLAN
6 2 (2.82%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.08%) Back Office
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C++ Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Microstrategy Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Services Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) Web Services
3 16 (22.54%) XML
4 11 (15.49%) WinForms
5 10 (14.08%) JSON
5 10 (14.08%) REST
5 10 (14.08%) SOAP
6 7 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (8.45%) HTML
7 6 (8.45%) CSS
8 5 (7.04%) jQuery
9 4 (5.63%) HTML5
10 3 (4.23%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.82%) COM
11 2 (2.82%) Classic ASP
12 1 (1.41%) Application Packaging
12 1 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) N-Tier
1 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Windows
2 14 (19.72%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.45%) UNIX
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
2 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.86%) Procure-to-pay
3 7 (9.86%) Document Management
3 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
4 6 (8.45%) Analytics
4 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.45%) OO
5 5 (7.04%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) ERP
6 4 (5.63%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) Web Design
6 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.63%) Mobile First
6 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.63%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) C#
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 23 (32.39%) VB
3 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
4 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.86%) VBScript
6 6 (8.45%) C++
6 6 (8.45%) VC++
6 6 (8.45%) VB6
7 5 (7.04%) PHP
8 4 (5.63%) PHP5
9 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.27%) MCSA
4 6 (8.45%) MCSE
4 6 (8.45%) MCITP
5 5 (7.04%) CCA
5 5 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCDST
6 2 (2.82%) CCENT
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.17%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) Citrix
3 11 (15.49%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) Cognos
5 6 (8.45%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.63%) Adobe
6 4 (5.63%) HP
6 4 (5.63%) Teradata
6 4 (5.63%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
8 1 (1.41%) Lotus
8 1 (1.41%) Brocade
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