The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 93 150 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.63% 27.22% 20.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.49% 62.76% 61.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 143 129
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 239 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.69% 43.38% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 139 230 207
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SQL Server
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 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
Ipswich -3 51 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Bury St Edmunds -2 19 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Lowestoft +2 1 £35,000 +12.00%
Woodbridge -3 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Southwold - 1 £22,500 - 1
Felixstowe - 1 £36,996 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 157 (68.56%) C#
2 151 (65.94%) .NET
3 117 (51.09%) ASP.NET
4 116 (50.66%) Microsoft
5 105 (45.85%) SQL
6 89 (38.86%) MVC
7 76 (33.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 74 (32.31%) Windows
9 62 (27.07%) JavaScript
10 61 (26.64%) WCF
11 60 (26.20%) Visual Studio
12 59 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 58 (25.33%) Web Services
13 58 (25.33%) SharePoint
14 54 (23.58%) CSS
15 53 (23.14%) HTML
16 50 (21.83%) MS Excel
17 48 (20.96%) XML
18 47 (20.52%) TDD
19 46 (20.09%) T-SQL
19 46 (20.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 45 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 45 (19.65%) .NET Framework
21 39 (17.03%) Degree
22 37 (16.16%) CRM
23 36 (15.72%) jQuery
24 35 (15.28%) N-Tier
24 35 (15.28%) WPF
25 34 (14.85%) Oracle
26 33 (14.41%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 58 (25.33%) SharePoint
2 23 (10.04%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (10.04%) IIS
3 11 (4.80%) Apache
4 10 (4.37%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle 10gAS
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.62%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.62%) Node.js
9 4 (1.75%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.31%) Kentico
10 3 (1.31%) CMS
11 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.62%) MS Project
3 3 (1.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (11.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.37%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (3.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.18%) Force.com
2 5 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.68%) SAN
2 11 (4.80%) Firewall
3 10 (4.37%) LAN
3 10 (4.37%) WAN
4 9 (3.93%) Intranet
5 7 (3.06%) NAS
6 4 (1.75%) SSL
7 2 (0.87%) SSH
7 2 (0.87%) Telnet
7 2 (0.87%) Internet
7 2 (0.87%) DNS
7 2 (0.87%) DHCP
7 2 (0.87%) HTTP
7 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (33.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 59 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (14.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (9.17%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.86%) Oracle Database
7 17 (7.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (6.99%) OLAP
9 15 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (5.24%) RDBMS
11 12 (5.24%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (4.37%) DTS
13 9 (3.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (3.93%) Oracle OLAP
13 9 (3.93%) DB2
13 9 (3.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (3.06%) MySQL
14 7 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (2.62%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 60 (26.20%) Visual Studio
2 46 (20.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.48%) NUnit
4 11 (4.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (3.93%) PVCS
5 9 (3.93%) MorphX
6 7 (3.06%) NuGet
6 7 (3.06%) ReSharper
7 6 (2.62%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.62%) MSTest
8 4 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.75%) Moq
9 3 (1.31%) NCover
9 3 (1.31%) FxCop
9 3 (1.31%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.87%) Subversion
10 2 (0.87%) Maven
10 2 (0.87%) Ant
General
1 33 (14.41%) Finance
2 11 (4.80%) Marketing
3 9 (3.93%) Advertising
4 6 (2.62%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 154 (67.25%) Developer
2 66 (28.82%) .NET Developer
3 48 (20.96%) C# Developer
4 36 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (14.41%) Senior Developer
6 31 (13.54%) DBA
7 26 (11.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (10.04%) Analyst
9 22 (9.61%) SQL DBA
10 20 (8.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (8.30%) Administrator
12 18 (7.86%) SQL Server DBA
13 17 (7.42%) Web Developer
14 16 (6.99%) Software Developer
15 14 (6.11%) Senior .NET Developer
15 14 (6.11%) Architect
16 12 (5.24%) .NET Web Developer
17 11 (4.80%) SQL Developer
17 11 (4.80%) SQL Server Developer
17 11 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (65.94%) .NET
2 117 (51.09%) ASP.NET
3 61 (26.64%) WCF
4 58 (25.33%) Web Services
5 54 (23.58%) CSS
6 53 (23.14%) HTML
7 48 (20.96%) XML
8 45 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (19.65%) .NET Framework
9 36 (15.72%) jQuery
10 35 (15.28%) WPF
11 23 (10.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 21 (9.17%) JSON
12 21 (9.17%) SOAP
12 21 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (7.86%) WinForms
14 17 (7.42%) NHibernate
14 17 (7.42%) Middleware
15 14 (6.11%) WF
16 13 (5.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.28%) N-Tier
2 18 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.42%) Replication
4 15 (6.55%) Clustering
5 13 (5.68%) GIS
6 6 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.18%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.75%) Open Source
9 3 (1.31%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (32.31%) Windows
2 13 (5.68%) UNIX
3 12 (5.24%) Linux
4 6 (2.62%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.75%) Android
7 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.87%) CentOS
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.44%) Debian
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.86%) MVC
2 47 (20.52%) TDD
3 37 (16.16%) CRM
4 32 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (13.97%) SOA
5 29 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (9.61%) MVVM
8 20 (8.73%) Analytics
9 17 (7.42%) Waterfall
9 17 (7.42%) Web Development
9 17 (7.42%) OOP
10 15 (6.55%) Risk Management
11 13 (5.68%) OO
11 13 (5.68%) UML
11 13 (5.68%) Workflow
12 12 (5.24%) ERP
13 11 (4.80%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (4.80%) Software Engineering
14 10 (4.37%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 157 (68.56%) C#
2 105 (45.85%) SQL
3 62 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 46 (20.09%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.11%) PHP
6 12 (5.24%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.93%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.93%) X++
8 8 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.06%) XAML
10 4 (1.75%) Python
10 4 (1.75%) R
11 3 (1.31%) C
11 3 (1.31%) VBA
11 3 (1.31%) VB
11 3 (1.31%) Java
12 2 (0.87%) Ruby
12 2 (0.87%) Perl
12 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (17.03%) Degree
2 24 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.80%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.37%) MCITP
4 10 (4.37%) MCP
4 10 (4.37%) MCSD
5 9 (3.93%) MCTS
6 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 116 (50.66%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.85%) Oracle
3 12 (5.24%) VMware
3 12 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.93%) Cognos
4 9 (3.93%) Serena
5 7 (3.06%) Citrix
6 4 (1.75%) ESRI
6 4 (1.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.31%) Dell
8 2 (0.87%) Google
8 2 (0.87%) Symantec
8 2 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) Apple
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
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