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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 76 140 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.36% 25.09% 22.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.78% 59.32% 67.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 132 146
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 £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
144 236 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.78% 42.29% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 133 226 211
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -5 44 £36,250 -0.68% 7
Bury St Edmunds -10 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Southwold - 2 £27,500 - 2
Woodbridge - 1 £20,000 -
Felixstowe - 1 £36,996 -
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 143 (70.10%) C#
2 136 (66.67%) .NET
3 103 (50.49%) ASP.NET
4 102 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 88 (43.14%) SQL
6 78 (38.24%) MVC
7 72 (35.29%) Windows
8 67 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 57 (27.94%) JavaScript
10 55 (26.96%) WCF
11 54 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (25.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 53 (25.98%) SharePoint
13 51 (25.00%) Web Services
14 49 (24.02%) HTML
15 48 (23.53%) Visual Studio
16 47 (23.04%) CSS
17 44 (21.57%) XML
18 43 (21.08%) MS Excel
19 42 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
20 41 (20.10%) Team Foundation Server
20 41 (20.10%) TDD
20 41 (20.10%) .NET Framework
21 39 (19.12%) jQuery
22 36 (17.65%) CRM
22 36 (17.65%) T-SQL
23 35 (17.16%) Degree
24 34 (16.67%) WPF
25 32 (15.69%) N-Tier
26 31 (15.20%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 53 (25.98%) SharePoint
2 24 (11.76%) IIS
3 21 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (5.39%) Apache
4 11 (5.39%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (4.41%) Oracle 10gAS
6 7 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.94%) Node.js
7 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.94%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.96%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.96%) CMS
10 3 (1.47%) Kentico
11 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (21.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.94%) MS Project
3 5 (2.45%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (12.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.90%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (3.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Magento
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.45%) Force.com
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.88%) SAN
1 12 (5.88%) Firewall
2 11 (5.39%) LAN
2 11 (5.39%) WAN
3 9 (4.41%) Intranet
4 8 (3.92%) NAS
5 4 (1.96%) SSL
6 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
7 2 (0.98%) SSH
7 2 (0.98%) Internet
7 2 (0.98%) Telnet
7 2 (0.98%) DHCP
7 2 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 53 (25.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (13.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (10.29%) Oracle Database
5 20 (9.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (9.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (8.33%) OLAP
8 13 (6.37%) Relational Database
9 12 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (4.90%) DTS
11 9 (4.41%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (3.43%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (2.94%) DB2
14 5 (2.45%) Cognos Powerplay
14 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
14 5 (2.45%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 48 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 41 (20.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (9.31%) NUnit
4 9 (4.41%) PVCS
4 9 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (4.41%) MorphX
4 9 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (3.43%) NuGet
6 6 (2.94%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.94%) MSTest
7 5 (2.45%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.47%) NCover
8 3 (1.47%) FxCop
8 3 (1.47%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.98%) Subversion
9 2 (0.98%) Maven
9 2 (0.98%) Ant
9 2 (0.98%) JUnit
9 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (13.73%) Finance
2 10 (4.90%) Advertising
3 6 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.45%) Billing
5 4 (1.96%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (65.20%) Developer
2 55 (26.96%) .NET Developer
3 46 (22.55%) C# Developer
4 34 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (14.22%) Senior Developer
6 25 (12.25%) DBA
7 21 (10.29%) Analyst
8 19 (9.31%) Administrator
9 17 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.86%) Architect
13 13 (6.37%) SQL DBA
14 11 (5.39%) Oracle DBA
14 11 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.39%) Web Developer
15 10 (4.90%) Support Analyst
16 9 (4.41%) SQL Server DBA
16 9 (4.41%) Junior
16 9 (4.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (66.67%) .NET
2 103 (50.49%) ASP.NET
3 55 (26.96%) WCF
4 51 (25.00%) Web Services
5 49 (24.02%) HTML
6 47 (23.04%) CSS
7 44 (21.57%) XML
8 42 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (20.10%) .NET Framework
10 39 (19.12%) jQuery
11 34 (16.67%) WPF
12 23 (11.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (9.80%) JSON
13 20 (9.80%) Middleware
14 19 (9.31%) SOAP
15 18 (8.82%) WinForms
15 18 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (6.86%) WF
16 14 (6.86%) NHibernate
16 14 (6.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.69%) N-Tier
2 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.31%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.37%) GIS
5 12 (5.88%) Clustering
6 10 (4.90%) Replication
7 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.45%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.96%) Open Source
10 3 (1.47%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.47%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 72 (35.29%) Windows
2 15 (7.35%) UNIX
3 12 (5.88%) Linux
4 10 (4.90%) Android
5 7 (3.43%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) CentOS
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.49%) Debian
9 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.24%) MVC
2 54 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.10%) TDD
4 36 (17.65%) CRM
5 29 (14.22%) SOA
6 28 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (9.80%) MVVM
7 20 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (8.33%) Analytics
9 16 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.84%) OOP
10 15 (7.35%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.86%) ERP
12 12 (5.88%) UML
12 12 (5.88%) OO
12 12 (5.88%) Risk Management
13 11 (5.39%) Workflow
13 11 (5.39%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.90%) Configuration Management
15 9 (4.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (70.10%) C#
2 88 (43.14%) SQL
3 57 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 36 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.84%) PHP
6 13 (6.37%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.39%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.41%) X++
9 7 (3.43%) Java
9 7 (3.43%) XAML
10 5 (2.45%) VB
10 5 (2.45%) C
10 5 (2.45%) C++
11 4 (1.96%) Python
11 4 (1.96%) R
12 3 (1.47%) VB6
13 2 (0.98%) Ruby
13 2 (0.98%) VBA
13 2 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (17.16%) Degree
2 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.41%) MCP
3 9 (4.41%) MCSD
3 9 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.92%) MCTS
4 8 (3.92%) MCITP
5 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) MCPD
6 1 (0.49%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.43%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 102 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.20%) Oracle
3 11 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (5.39%) VMware
4 9 (4.41%) Serena
5 8 (3.92%) Citrix
6 7 (3.43%) Cognos
7 4 (1.96%) ESRI
8 2 (0.98%) Google
8 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.49%) Apple
9 1 (0.49%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Dell
9 1 (0.49%) Sony
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
JM Digital
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Southwold
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southwold
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago