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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 102 111 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.64% 23.72% 24.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.95% 62.01% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 156
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 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
176 179 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.99% 38.25% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 149 131 277
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £47,500
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 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 3 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 -10 69 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Bury St Edmunds +1 15 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Haverhill - 7 £47,500 -
Stowmarket +1 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 3 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.

1 163 (73.09%) C#
2 158 (70.85%) .NET
3 111 (49.78%) Microsoft
4 104 (46.64%) ASP.NET
5 103 (46.19%) SQL
6 94 (42.15%) HTML
6 94 (42.15%) JavaScript
7 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (32.29%) MVC
9 70 (31.39%) CSS
10 55 (24.66%) jQuery
10 55 (24.66%) MS Excel
11 50 (22.42%) Windows
12 47 (21.08%) SharePoint
13 39 (17.49%) CRM
13 39 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (17.04%) TDD
15 37 (16.59%) T-SQL
16 36 (16.14%) .NET Framework
16 36 (16.14%) Dynamics CRM
17 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (14.35%) N-Tier
18 32 (14.35%) SDLC
19 30 (13.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 30 (13.45%) Computer Science
20 29 (13.00%) Degree
21 28 (12.56%) Visual Studio
22 27 (12.11%) VB
22 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 26 (11.66%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 47 (21.08%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.21%) IIS
3 21 (9.42%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (8.97%) MS Exchange
5 18 (8.07%) CMS
5 18 (8.07%) Kentico
6 6 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.35%) Lync
8 3 (1.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) Site Server
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 55 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
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 13 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.79%) SaaS
3 4 (1.79%) PaaS
3 4 (1.79%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) DNS
2 6 (2.69%) DHCP
3 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.79%) LAN
4 3 (1.35%) VPN
4 3 (1.35%) SSL
5 2 (0.90%) MPLS
5 2 (0.90%) WLAN
5 2 (0.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) VoIP
6 1 (0.45%) FTP
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.45%) Firewall
6 1 (0.45%) NAS
6 1 (0.45%) SAN
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.83%) Data Mining
5 11 (4.93%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.69%) MySQL
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.45%) MS Access
12 1 (0.45%) Big Data
12 1 (0.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.24%) NUnit
3 5 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (2.24%) Moq
4 3 (1.35%) ProC
4 3 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.45%) WatiN
5 1 (0.45%) Subversion
5 1 (0.45%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) YouTrack
General
1 14 (6.28%) Games
2 11 (4.93%) Marketing
3 8 (3.59%) Finance
4 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.35%) Retail
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (60.54%) Developer
2 57 (25.56%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.49%) Architect
4 38 (17.04%) Software Developer
5 28 (12.56%) Web Developer
6 25 (11.21%) Analyst
7 23 (10.31%) Programmer
8 22 (9.87%) Graduate
8 22 (9.87%) .NET Web Developer
9 21 (9.42%) C# Developer
9 21 (9.42%) Junior
10 19 (8.52%) Technical Architect
10 19 (8.52%) Junior Developer
11 18 (8.07%) Software Engineer
11 18 (8.07%) Senior Developer
11 18 (8.07%) Software Programmer
11 18 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (7.17%) Software Applications Engineer
12 16 (7.17%) .NET Programmer
13 14 (6.28%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (70.85%) .NET
2 104 (46.64%) ASP.NET
3 94 (42.15%) HTML
4 70 (31.39%) CSS
5 55 (24.66%) jQuery
6 36 (16.14%) .NET Framework
7 25 (11.21%) XML
8 20 (8.97%) WCF
8 20 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (8.52%) Web Services
10 18 (8.07%) Entity Framework
10 18 (8.07%) Sass
11 13 (5.83%) Kendo UI
12 11 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (4.93%) WinForms
13 10 (4.48%) WPF
14 8 (3.59%) MDX
15 7 (3.14%) ADO
16 5 (2.24%) NHibernate
16 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (14.35%) N-Tier
3 30 (13.45%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.83%) Online Games
4 13 (5.83%) Replication
5 12 (5.38%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.93%) Clustering
7 8 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.69%) W3C
9 5 (2.24%) Streaming Music
10 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.90%) Tandem
12 1 (0.45%) NHS
12 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.45%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.45%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Windows
2 8 (3.59%) Windows 8
3 7 (3.14%) Linux
4 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.79%) UNIX
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.29%) MVC
3 39 (17.49%) CRM
4 38 (17.04%) TDD
5 32 (14.35%) SDLC
6 23 (10.31%) Migration
7 22 (9.87%) OO
8 20 (8.97%) Unit Testing
9 19 (8.52%) SOA
10 18 (8.07%) Web Development
11 17 (7.62%) Scrum
12 14 (6.28%) MVVM
13 12 (5.38%) Project Planning
13 12 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (5.38%) UML
14 11 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.93%) Load Balancing
15 10 (4.48%) Data Analysis
15 10 (4.48%) ITIL
15 10 (4.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (73.09%) C#
2 103 (46.19%) SQL
3 94 (42.15%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.59%) T-SQL
5 27 (12.11%) VB
6 22 (9.87%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.73%) Bourne shell
8 13 (5.83%) VB6
9 11 (4.93%) Java
10 10 (4.48%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.04%) PHP
12 5 (2.24%) Delphi
13 3 (1.35%) C
14 2 (0.90%) C++
14 2 (0.90%) Perl
14 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.90%) Python
15 1 (0.45%) Pascal
15 1 (0.45%) VBA
15 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (13.00%) Degree
3 7 (3.14%) MCITP
4 6 (2.69%) HND
5 5 (2.24%) MCPD
6 4 (1.79%) MCP
7 3 (1.35%) MCSE
8 2 (0.90%) MCSA
8 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.35%) WSUS
1 3 (1.35%) SCOM
1 3 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 111 (49.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.66%) Oracle
3 16 (7.17%) CheckPoint
4 6 (2.69%) VMware
5 5 (2.24%) OpenText
6 4 (1.79%) Kofax
7 3 (1.35%) Symantec
7 3 (1.35%) EMC
8 2 (0.90%) Citrix
8 2 (0.90%) Sage
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.45%) HP
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Fruition IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago