The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 109 161 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.96% 24.62% 17.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.24% 57.09% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 80 158 92
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
178 282 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.12% 43.12% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 137 277 163
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server
East of England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 0 58 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bury St Edmunds +1 29 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Stowmarket +4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Felixstowe +2 1 £36,996 -7.51% 1
Lowestoft -1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Newmarket - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 190 (70.37%) C#
2 184 (68.15%) .NET
3 137 (50.74%) ASP.NET
4 136 (50.37%) SQL
5 133 (49.26%) Microsoft
6 98 (36.30%) MVC
7 83 (30.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 77 (28.52%) MS Excel
9 75 (27.78%) SharePoint
10 73 (27.04%) Windows
10 73 (27.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 70 (25.93%) JavaScript
12 62 (22.96%) WCF
13 61 (22.59%) Visual Studio
13 61 (22.59%) Web Services
13 61 (22.59%) XML
14 60 (22.22%) CSS
15 59 (21.85%) Degree
16 55 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 54 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 53 (19.63%) HTML
18 53 (19.63%) TDD
19 51 (18.89%) .NET Framework
20 49 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
21 48 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
22 47 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
23 45 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 43 (15.93%) Finance
25 42 (15.56%) N-Tier
25 42 (15.56%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 75 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (5.19%) IIS
5 10 (3.70%) Apache
6 9 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (3.33%) Oracle 10gAS
7 7 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.22%) Node.js
8 6 (2.22%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.22%) ArcGIS
9 5 (1.85%) CMS
9 5 (1.85%) Kentico
10 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.74%) Drupal
13 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 77 (28.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.33%) MS Project
3 3 (1.11%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.74%) ArcInfo
5 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.85%) Force.com
3 2 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.33%) Intranet
2 7 (2.59%) SAN
3 2 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) SSH
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (30.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 73 (27.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 32 (11.85%) Relational Database
6 25 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (8.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (7.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 19 (7.04%) RDBMS
9 16 (5.93%) OLAP
10 15 (5.56%) MySQL
11 13 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (3.70%) DTS
12 10 (3.70%) Oracle Database
12 10 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
13 9 (3.33%) Cognos Query Studio
13 9 (3.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 9 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
13 9 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 61 (22.59%) Visual Studio
2 48 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (10.37%) NUnit
4 18 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.33%) PVCS
5 9 (3.33%) MorphX
5 9 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (2.59%) ReSharper
6 7 (2.59%) MSTest
6 7 (2.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (2.59%) Moq
7 6 (2.22%) NuGet
8 5 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.11%) NCover
9 3 (1.11%) FxCop
9 3 (1.11%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.74%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) WatiN
11 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 43 (15.93%) Finance
2 13 (4.81%) Marketing
3 11 (4.07%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.22%) Advertising
5 3 (1.11%) Billing
6 2 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 193 (71.48%) Developer
2 73 (27.04%) .NET Developer
3 56 (20.74%) C# Developer
4 43 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (13.70%) Senior Developer
6 33 (12.22%) DBA
7 31 (11.48%) SQL DBA
8 27 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (10.00%) Analyst
8 27 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 27 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (9.63%) SharePoint Developer
10 20 (7.41%) Software Developer
10 20 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 17 (6.30%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.93%) SQL Server Developer
12 16 (5.93%) SQL Developer
13 14 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (4.07%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (4.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (68.15%) .NET
2 137 (50.74%) ASP.NET
3 62 (22.96%) WCF
4 61 (22.59%) Web Services
4 61 (22.59%) XML
5 60 (22.22%) CSS
6 55 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (19.63%) HTML
8 51 (18.89%) .NET Framework
9 42 (15.56%) jQuery
10 36 (13.33%) WPF
11 27 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 23 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (8.15%) SOAP
14 21 (7.78%) JSON
14 21 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 20 (7.41%) WinForms
16 19 (7.04%) XSLT
17 17 (6.30%) NHibernate
18 14 (5.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.56%) N-Tier
2 26 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.89%) Replication
4 15 (5.56%) Clustering
4 15 (5.56%) GIS
5 9 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.22%) Open Source
7 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.74%) Social Media
10 2 (0.74%) Tandem
10 2 (0.74%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.04%) Windows
2 7 (2.59%) UNIX
3 6 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (2.22%) Linux
3 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.11%) Android
5 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.30%) MVC
2 53 (19.63%) TDD
3 49 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (14.44%) CRM
6 38 (14.07%) SOA
7 37 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (10.37%) Analytics
9 24 (8.89%) MVVM
10 21 (7.78%) Web Development
11 19 (7.04%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.04%) Migration
12 18 (6.67%) UML
12 18 (6.67%) Data Migration
13 17 (6.30%) Waterfall
14 16 (5.93%) OOP
15 15 (5.56%) Project Planning
16 13 (4.81%) Scrum
16 13 (4.81%) Workflow
17 12 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 190 (70.37%) C#
2 136 (50.37%) SQL
3 70 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 54 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.56%) PHP
6 11 (4.07%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.33%) X++
9 6 (2.22%) R
9 6 (2.22%) VBA
9 6 (2.22%) Python
9 6 (2.22%) XAML
10 3 (1.11%) C
10 3 (1.11%) Java
11 2 (0.74%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.37%) XQuery
12 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.37%) Delphi
12 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (21.85%) Degree
2 30 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.81%) MCP
3 13 (4.81%) MCSD
4 11 (4.07%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.70%) MCITP
6 9 (3.33%) MCTS
7 5 (1.85%) MCSA
8 4 (1.48%) MCPD
9 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) XenApp
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 133 (49.26%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.59%) Oracle
3 14 (5.19%) CheckPoint
4 13 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (4.44%) Cognos
6 9 (3.33%) Serena
7 7 (2.59%) VMware
8 6 (2.22%) ESRI
9 5 (1.85%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.11%) Dell
10 3 (1.11%) Google
11 2 (0.74%) JBoss
11 2 (0.74%) Symantec
11 2 (0.74%) IBM
12 1 (0.37%) SAP
12 1 (0.37%) Citrix
12 1 (0.37%) NetApp
12 1 (0.37%) Apple
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: £34,894 - 40,254 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Felixstowe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38992.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + X-Train into Microsocft Dynamics!
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago