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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 101 133 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.71% 24.58% 20.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.06% 61.29% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 141
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
171 217 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.59% 40.11% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 159 143 257
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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
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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 -14 60 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bury St Edmunds -1 21 £62,500 +47.05%
Haverhill - 7 £47,500 - 1
Stowmarket +4 1 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 165 (73.99%) C#
2 155 (69.51%) .NET
3 114 (51.12%) ASP.NET
4 110 (49.33%) SQL
4 110 (49.33%) Microsoft
5 99 (44.39%) HTML
6 98 (43.95%) JavaScript
7 80 (35.87%) MVC
8 78 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (34.08%) CSS
10 58 (26.01%) jQuery
11 54 (24.22%) MS Excel
12 47 (21.08%) Windows
13 45 (20.18%) T-SQL
14 44 (19.73%) SharePoint
15 43 (19.28%) CRM
16 38 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (16.14%) Dynamics CRM
17 36 (16.14%) TDD
18 32 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (13.45%) .NET Framework
20 28 (12.56%) Visual Studio
21 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
22 25 (11.21%) IIS
22 25 (11.21%) OO
22 25 (11.21%) N-Tier
23 24 (10.76%) SDLC
24 23 (10.31%) Degree
24 23 (10.31%) MS Exchange
24 23 (10.31%) Migration

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 44 (19.73%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.21%) IIS
3 23 (10.31%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.87%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (8.07%) Kentico
5 18 (8.07%) CMS
6 6 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.35%) Lync
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.45%) Apache
10 1 (0.45%) JBoss
10 1 (0.45%) Site Server
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 54 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (16.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.24%) IaaS
3 5 (2.24%) SaaS
3 5 (2.24%) PaaS
4 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.48%) DNS
2 8 (3.59%) DHCP
3 5 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.79%) LAN
5 3 (1.35%) VPN
5 3 (1.35%) SSL
5 3 (1.35%) Wireless
6 2 (0.90%) MPLS
6 2 (0.90%) WLAN
6 2 (0.90%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) VoIP
7 1 (0.45%) FTP
7 1 (0.45%) HTTP
7 1 (0.45%) Internet
7 1 (0.45%) SAN
7 1 (0.45%) Firewall
7 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (5.83%) Data Mining
4 12 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.14%) MySQL
8 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.79%) OLTP
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.45%) Big Data
12 1 (0.45%) MS Access
12 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (3.14%) Moq
3 7 (3.14%) NUnit
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.79%) ProC
6 3 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) WatiN
7 1 (0.45%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (8.97%) Marketing
2 14 (6.28%) Games
3 7 (3.14%) Finance
4 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
5 4 (1.79%) iGaming
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 141 (63.23%) Developer
2 67 (30.04%) .NET Developer
3 36 (16.14%) Software Developer
4 33 (14.80%) Architect
5 30 (13.45%) Web Developer
6 29 (13.00%) Analyst
7 25 (11.21%) .NET Web Developer
8 23 (10.31%) C# Developer
9 22 (9.87%) Programmer
9 22 (9.87%) Junior
10 21 (9.42%) Senior Developer
11 20 (8.97%) Junior Developer
11 20 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (8.07%) Graduate
13 17 (7.62%) Support Analyst
13 17 (7.62%) Software Engineer
13 17 (7.62%) Software Programmer
14 15 (6.73%) Software Applications Engineer
14 15 (6.73%) Technical Architect
14 15 (6.73%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (69.51%) .NET
2 114 (51.12%) ASP.NET
3 99 (44.39%) HTML
4 76 (34.08%) CSS
5 58 (26.01%) jQuery
6 30 (13.45%) .NET Framework
7 22 (9.87%) WCF
8 19 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (8.07%) Sass
9 18 (8.07%) Entity Framework
9 18 (8.07%) Web Services
10 16 (7.17%) XML
11 13 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.83%) Kendo UI
11 13 (5.83%) WinForms
12 12 (5.38%) WPF
13 7 (3.14%) J2EE
13 7 (3.14%) NHibernate
14 6 (2.69%) Middleware
15 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.21%) N-Tier
3 22 (9.87%) Computer Science
4 18 (8.07%) Replication
5 14 (6.28%) Clustering
6 13 (5.83%) Online Games
7 12 (5.38%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.59%) W3C
9 7 (3.14%) Streaming Music
10 4 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.90%) Tandem
12 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.45%) Social Gaming
13 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) Windows
2 10 (4.48%) Linux
3 9 (4.04%) Windows 8
4 7 (3.14%) UNIX
5 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.87%) MVC
2 78 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (19.28%) CRM
4 36 (16.14%) TDD
5 25 (11.21%) OO
6 24 (10.76%) SDLC
7 23 (10.31%) Migration
8 21 (9.42%) SOA
9 20 (8.97%) Web Development
9 20 (8.97%) Unit Testing
10 17 (7.62%) Scrum
11 16 (7.17%) MVVM
12 15 (6.73%) UML
13 14 (6.28%) Load Balancing
13 14 (6.28%) ITIL
14 13 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (5.83%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (4.93%) Mentoring
15 11 (4.93%) Project Planning
15 11 (4.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 165 (73.99%) C#
2 110 (49.33%) SQL
3 98 (43.95%) JavaScript
4 45 (20.18%) T-SQL
5 18 (8.07%) VB
6 16 (7.17%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.73%) Bourne shell
8 13 (5.83%) VB6
9 12 (5.38%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.38%) Java
10 10 (4.48%) PHP
11 6 (2.69%) Delphi
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.90%) Python
13 2 (0.90%) Perl
14 1 (0.45%) C++
14 1 (0.45%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
14 1 (0.45%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (10.31%) Degree
3 7 (3.14%) MCITP
3 7 (3.14%) MCPD
4 3 (1.35%) MCP
4 3 (1.35%) MCSE
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.90%) MCSA
6 1 (0.45%) VCP5
6 1 (0.45%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 17 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) SCOM
1 4 (1.79%) WSUS
1 4 (1.79%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (49.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.87%) Oracle
3 15 (6.73%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.14%) VMware
5 4 (1.79%) Symantec
6 3 (1.35%) Citrix
7 2 (0.90%) Sage
8 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.45%) HP
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Proteus Europe
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Fruition IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Stowmarket
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago