The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 100 157 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.73% 25.45% 19.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.98% 58.15% 60.20%
Number of salaries quoted 76 155 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 270 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.27% 43.76% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 129 266 178
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 49 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Bury St Edmunds 0 30 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Stowmarket +3 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Felixstowe 0 1 £36,996 -7.51% 1
Lowestoft -1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Woodbridge -4 1 £20,000 -42.85% 1
Newmarket - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 184 (69.96%) C#
2 176 (66.92%) .NET
3 134 (50.95%) Microsoft
4 131 (49.81%) SQL
5 130 (49.43%) ASP.NET
6 96 (36.50%) MVC
7 84 (31.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (29.66%) Windows
9 75 (28.52%) MS Excel
10 74 (28.14%) SharePoint
11 70 (26.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
13 62 (23.57%) Visual Studio
14 61 (23.19%) WCF
15 60 (22.81%) Web Services
15 60 (22.81%) XML
16 59 (22.43%) CSS
17 58 (22.05%) Degree
18 53 (20.15%) HTML
19 52 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (19.39%) .NET Framework
21 50 (19.01%) TDD
21 50 (19.01%) T-SQL
22 47 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
23 44 (16.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 44 (16.73%) N-Tier
23 44 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
24 40 (15.21%) Finance
25 39 (14.83%) Oracle
25 39 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 74 (28.14%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.51%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (7.60%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.60%) IIS
3 20 (7.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (4.18%) Apache
5 9 (3.42%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (3.42%) Oracle 10gAS
6 7 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.28%) Node.js
7 6 (2.28%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.28%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.52%) Kentico
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.14%) CMS
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 75 (28.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.42%) MS Project
3 3 (1.14%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.76%) ArcInfo
5 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (10.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (3.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.90%) Force.com
3 3 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.42%) Intranet
2 8 (3.04%) SAN
3 6 (2.28%) Firewall
4 5 (1.90%) LAN
4 5 (1.90%) WAN
5 3 (1.14%) SSL
6 2 (0.76%) Internet
6 2 (0.76%) DHCP
6 2 (0.76%) HTTP
6 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.76%) DNS
6 2 (0.76%) SSH
6 2 (0.76%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 70 (26.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (16.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 39 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (11.79%) Relational Database
6 24 (9.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (7.22%) RDBMS
9 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (6.08%) MySQL
10 16 (6.08%) OLAP
11 14 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (4.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (4.94%) Oracle Database
13 11 (4.18%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (3.80%) DTS
15 9 (3.42%) DB2
15 9 (3.42%) Oracle OLAP
16 6 (2.28%) Cognos Query Studio
16 6 (2.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 62 (23.57%) Visual Studio
2 47 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.51%) NUnit
4 18 (6.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (3.42%) PVCS
5 9 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (3.42%) MorphX
6 7 (2.66%) ReSharper
6 7 (2.66%) NuGet
7 6 (2.28%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.28%) MSTest
8 5 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.90%) Moq
9 3 (1.14%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.14%) NCover
9 3 (1.14%) FxCop
10 2 (0.76%) Subversion
10 2 (0.76%) Maven
10 2 (0.76%) Ant
General
1 40 (15.21%) Finance
2 11 (4.18%) Financial Institution
2 11 (4.18%) Marketing
3 7 (2.66%) Advertising
4 3 (1.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 179 (68.06%) Developer
2 69 (26.24%) .NET Developer
3 54 (20.53%) C# Developer
4 41 (15.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (13.69%) DBA
6 34 (12.93%) Senior Developer
7 31 (11.79%) SQL DBA
8 27 (10.27%) SQL Server DBA
9 25 (9.51%) Analyst
9 25 (9.51%) SharePoint Developer
10 24 (9.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (6.84%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.08%) Web Developer
12 16 (6.08%) Administrator
12 16 (6.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 15 (5.70%) SQL Developer
13 15 (5.70%) SQL Server Developer
14 13 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (4.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (66.92%) .NET
2 130 (49.43%) ASP.NET
3 61 (23.19%) WCF
4 60 (22.81%) Web Services
4 60 (22.81%) XML
5 59 (22.43%) CSS
6 53 (20.15%) HTML
7 52 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (19.39%) .NET Framework
9 39 (14.83%) jQuery
10 35 (13.31%) WPF
11 27 (10.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 23 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (7.60%) JSON
13 20 (7.60%) SOAP
14 19 (7.22%) XSLT
15 18 (6.84%) WinForms
15 18 (6.84%) NHibernate
16 17 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 14 (5.32%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.73%) N-Tier
2 26 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 24 (9.13%) Replication
4 17 (6.46%) Clustering
5 15 (5.70%) GIS
6 9 (3.42%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.28%) Open Source
8 5 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (29.66%) Windows
2 13 (4.94%) UNIX
3 11 (4.18%) Linux
4 6 (2.28%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.14%) Android
7 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.76%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.50%) MVC
2 50 (19.01%) TDD
3 44 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (14.45%) SOA
4 38 (14.45%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (14.07%) CRM
6 36 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (10.65%) Analytics
8 22 (8.37%) MVVM
9 20 (7.60%) Web Development
10 19 (7.22%) Risk Management
11 18 (6.84%) Migration
11 18 (6.84%) Data Migration
12 17 (6.46%) Waterfall
12 17 (6.46%) OOP
13 16 (6.08%) UML
14 15 (5.70%) Project Planning
15 13 (4.94%) Workflow
16 12 (4.56%) Project Management
16 12 (4.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 184 (69.96%) C#
2 131 (49.81%) SQL
3 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 50 (19.01%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.32%) PHP
6 11 (4.18%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.80%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.42%) X++
9 6 (2.28%) R
9 6 (2.28%) Python
9 6 (2.28%) XAML
10 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.52%) VBA
11 3 (1.14%) C
12 2 (0.76%) Ruby
12 2 (0.76%) VB
12 2 (0.76%) Perl
12 2 (0.76%) Java
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (22.05%) Degree
2 30 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.94%) MCP
3 13 (4.94%) MCSD
4 11 (4.18%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.80%) MCITP
6 9 (3.42%) MCTS
7 5 (1.90%) MCSA
8 4 (1.52%) MCPD
9 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.28%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 134 (50.95%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.83%) Oracle
3 14 (5.32%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.56%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.42%) Serena
5 9 (3.42%) Cognos
6 8 (3.04%) VMware
7 6 (2.28%) ESRI
8 4 (1.52%) Google
9 3 (1.14%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.14%) Dell
10 2 (0.76%) Citrix
10 2 (0.76%) IBM
10 2 (0.76%) Symantec
11 1 (0.38%) SAP
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.38%) Apple
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Suffolk
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St Edmunds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £34,894 - 40,254 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Felixstowe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38992.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + X-Train into Microsocft Dynamics!
Posted: 26 days ago