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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 5 34 7
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 111 32 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.91% 6.20% 22.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.01% 18.18% 66.03%
Number of salaries quoted 100 29 93
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
179 176 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 46.61% 34.11% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 160 153 137
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,900 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +27 52 £40,000 - 5
Bury St Edmunds +4 25 £43,000 +48.27% 1
Lowestoft - 4 £45,000 - 1
Haverhill - 1 £52,500 -
Newmarket - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 136 (75.98%) .NET
2 119 (66.48%) C#
3 114 (63.69%) Microsoft
4 112 (62.57%) SQL
5 81 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (43.02%) ASP.NET
7 72 (40.22%) T-SQL
8 69 (38.55%) MVC
9 67 (37.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 62 (34.64%) JavaScript
11 60 (33.52%) HTML
12 47 (26.26%) CSS
13 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (25.70%) SDLC
14 45 (25.14%) SharePoint
15 43 (24.02%) Visual Studio
16 42 (23.46%) .NET Framework
17 41 (22.91%) jQuery
18 39 (21.79%) SQL Server 2008
19 38 (21.23%) Windows
20 36 (20.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 34 (18.99%) WCF
21 34 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
22 33 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
23 32 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
24 31 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
25 29 (16.20%) OO
25 29 (16.20%) Entity Framework
26 27 (15.08%) CRM
27 26 (14.53%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (25.14%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.70%) IIS
3 10 (5.59%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.47%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.91%) Confluence
6 4 (2.23%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (13.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.56%) Line 50
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.23%) Datadog
2 4 (2.23%) SaaS
3 3 (1.68%) Office 365
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.73%) Intranet
2 5 (2.79%) HTTP
3 3 (1.68%) DNS
3 3 (1.68%) VPN
4 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) LAN
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (37.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (21.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (20.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (12.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 23 (12.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (12.29%) OLAP
6 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.26%) DTS
7 13 (7.26%) Oracle OLAP
7 13 (7.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.59%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (5.59%) NoSQL
9 9 (5.03%) OLTP
10 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (2.79%) MySQL
12 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.23%) Big Data
13 4 (2.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (24.02%) Visual Studio
2 21 (11.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (5.03%) JIRA
3 9 (5.03%) NUnit
4 5 (2.79%) Moq
4 5 (2.79%) MSTest
4 5 (2.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.23%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.23%) Log4Net
6 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.12%) Subversion
8 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 26 (14.53%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Games
3 4 (2.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.12%) Advertising
4 2 (1.12%) Legal
4 2 (1.12%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (78.77%) Developer
2 65 (36.31%) C# Developer
3 47 (26.26%) Systems Developer
4 46 (25.70%) Senior Developer
5 44 (24.58%) .NET Developer
6 31 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (15.64%) Senior Systems Developer
8 20 (11.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (6.15%) DBA
9 11 (6.15%) Graduate
9 11 (6.15%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Applications Support
11 9 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (5.03%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.47%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Administrator
12 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (75.98%) .NET
2 77 (43.02%) ASP.NET
3 60 (33.52%) HTML
4 47 (26.26%) CSS
5 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (23.46%) .NET Framework
7 41 (22.91%) jQuery
8 34 (18.99%) WCF
9 33 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 29 (16.20%) Entity Framework
11 25 (13.97%) XML
12 20 (11.17%) WinForms
13 18 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (7.26%) HTML5
16 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (5.59%) AngularJS
17 10 (5.59%) Web Services
18 9 (5.03%) CSS3
19 8 (4.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.03%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.91%) Clustering
3 7 (3.91%) Xbox
4 6 (3.35%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.79%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.79%) Social Network
6 4 (2.23%) Replication
6 4 (2.23%) User Experience
7 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Statistics
8 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.23%) Windows
2 12 (6.70%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.79%) Linux
4 2 (1.12%) Unix
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) AIX
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.55%) MVC
3 46 (25.70%) SDLC
4 31 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (16.20%) OO
6 27 (15.08%) CRM
7 26 (14.53%) Web Development
8 23 (12.85%) TDD
9 19 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.61%) SOA
10 16 (8.94%) Analytics
11 14 (7.82%) Time Management
12 13 (7.26%) Project Management
13 12 (6.70%) ETL
13 12 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (6.15%) SOLID
15 10 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (5.03%) Data Protection
16 9 (5.03%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (5.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (66.48%) C#
2 112 (62.57%) SQL
3 72 (40.22%) T-SQL
4 62 (34.64%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.79%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.23%) Java
7 4 (2.23%) Ruby
8 3 (1.68%) PHP
8 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.12%) Perl
9 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.12%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) R
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 34 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.15%) Degree
3 3 (1.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.12%) HL7
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) HP Fortify
1 4 (2.23%) Nagios
2 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (63.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.17%) Oracle
3 8 (4.47%) Tableau
4 7 (3.91%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.79%) Facebook
5 5 (2.79%) Twitter
6 4 (2.23%) New Relic
7 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) Dell
7 1 (0.56%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Sage
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Trillium
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
PSD Group - London
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 14 days ago