The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 12.24% 10.00% 24.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 39.13% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 7
Average salary £31,000 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.73% +79.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £20,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £47,500 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Shropshire

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 Telford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 18.37% 25.56% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 10
Average salary £31,000 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.73% +75.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Telford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Telford region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Telford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Telford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Telford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) NAS
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) CCA
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) MCSE
5 5 (27.78%) MCSA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
1 9 (50.00%) NAS
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DDNS
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Business Development
2 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) MCSA
1 5 (27.78%) CCA
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) Citrix
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos