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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 83 98 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.54% 22.12% 25.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.61% 59.04% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 74 156
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
152 166 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.62% 37.47% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 121 131 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 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 28 July 2015.

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 28 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
Ipswich -4 60 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Bury St Edmunds -5 12 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Haverhill - 3 £50,000 - 1
Stowmarket +2 1 £25,500 -27.14%
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 145 (73.23%) C#
2 140 (70.71%) .NET
3 101 (51.01%) Microsoft
4 89 (44.95%) SQL
5 86 (43.43%) ASP.NET
6 83 (41.92%) HTML
6 83 (41.92%) JavaScript
7 74 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (29.80%) CSS
9 54 (27.27%) MVC
10 50 (25.25%) jQuery
11 46 (23.23%) MS Excel
12 44 (22.22%) Windows
13 43 (21.72%) SharePoint
14 37 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (17.68%) CRM
15 35 (17.68%) TDD
16 34 (17.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (17.17%) Dynamics CRM
16 34 (17.17%) .NET Framework
16 34 (17.17%) SDLC
17 32 (16.16%) N-Tier
17 32 (16.16%) T-SQL
18 31 (15.66%) Computer Science
19 30 (15.15%) Degree
20 29 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 29 (14.65%) VB
21 28 (14.14%) XML
22 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
23 25 (12.63%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 43 (21.72%) SharePoint
2 22 (11.11%) IIS
3 17 (8.59%) MS Exchange
4 16 (8.08%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (7.58%) CMS
5 15 (7.58%) Kentico
6 6 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.53%) Documentum
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.01%) Lync
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 46 (23.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (17.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) DNS
1 4 (2.02%) LAN
2 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.52%) VPN
2 3 (1.52%) SSL
3 2 (1.01%) MPLS
3 2 (1.01%) WLAN
3 2 (1.01%) WAN
3 2 (1.01%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) NAS
4 1 (0.51%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (8.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 10 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.53%) MySQL
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.51%) MS Access
10 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.51%) OLTP
10 1 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.51%) Big Data
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.52%) ProC
5 2 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.01%) Moq
5 2 (1.01%) NUnit
5 2 (1.01%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) JIRA
6 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (6.57%) Games
2 8 (4.04%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 113 (57.07%) Developer
2 44 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 41 (20.71%) Architect
4 34 (17.17%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.62%) Web Developer
6 22 (11.11%) Graduate
7 19 (9.60%) Analyst
7 19 (9.60%) Programmer
7 19 (9.60%) C# Developer
8 18 (9.09%) Technical Architect
8 18 (9.09%) Junior
9 17 (8.59%) .NET Web Developer
9 17 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (8.08%) Software Applications Engineer
10 16 (8.08%) Junior Developer
10 16 (8.08%) Software Programmer
10 16 (8.08%) .NET Programmer
10 16 (8.08%) Software Engineer
11 14 (7.07%) Graduate Developer
11 14 (7.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (70.71%) .NET
2 86 (43.43%) ASP.NET
3 83 (41.92%) HTML
4 59 (29.80%) CSS
5 50 (25.25%) jQuery
6 34 (17.17%) .NET Framework
7 28 (14.14%) XML
8 20 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (8.59%) Web Services
10 16 (8.08%) Entity Framework
10 16 (8.08%) Sass
10 16 (8.08%) WCF
11 13 (6.57%) Kendo UI
12 11 (5.56%) ADO
13 10 (5.05%) MDX
14 7 (3.54%) WPF
15 6 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (3.03%) WinForms
16 5 (2.53%) SOAP
17 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (16.16%) N-Tier
3 31 (15.66%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.06%) Online Games
4 12 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.06%) Replication
4 12 (6.06%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.05%) Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) W3C
7 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Tandem
7 2 (1.01%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.51%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
2 6 (3.03%) Linux
3 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.01%) UNIX
4 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.27%) MVC
3 35 (17.68%) CRM
3 35 (17.68%) TDD
4 34 (17.17%) SDLC
5 22 (11.11%) Migration
6 20 (10.10%) OO
7 18 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 15 (7.58%) Scrum
9 14 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.07%) SOA
10 13 (6.57%) Web Development
11 12 (6.06%) Project Planning
11 12 (6.06%) Data Analysis
12 11 (5.56%) Project Management
12 11 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.05%) MVVM
13 10 (5.05%) ETL
13 10 (5.05%) Load Balancing
14 9 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 145 (73.23%) C#
2 89 (44.95%) SQL
3 83 (41.92%) JavaScript
4 32 (16.16%) T-SQL
5 29 (14.65%) VB
6 25 (12.63%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.57%) VB6
8 12 (6.06%) Bourne shell
9 9 (4.55%) Java
10 7 (3.54%) PHP
10 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.52%) Delphi
11 3 (1.52%) C
12 2 (1.01%) C++
12 2 (1.01%) Perl
12 2 (1.01%) VBA
12 2 (1.01%) Python
12 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) VBScript
13 1 (0.51%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 30 (15.15%) Degree
2 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.55%) HND
4 6 (3.03%) MCITP
5 3 (1.52%) MCP
6 2 (1.01%) MCSE
6 2 (1.01%) MCSA
6 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.51%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 101 (51.01%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.61%) Oracle
3 16 (8.08%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.54%) OpenText
5 6 (3.03%) Kofax
6 5 (2.53%) EMC
7 4 (2.02%) VMware
8 2 (1.01%) Sage
9 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.51%) HP
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