The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SQL Server Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 803 764 733
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 83 181 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 168 218
Median salary £40,750 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,600 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

SQL Server Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -32 80 £42,500 +6.25% 15
London +25 49 £53,750 -6.52% 9
City of London +42 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire +22 9 £32,500 -1.51%
North West -17 8 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Lancashire -7 7 £33,000 +1.53% 2
West Yorkshire +28 6 £32,500 -21.68%
Chorley +4 6 £33,000 +1.53% 2
South West +5 4 £38,000 +49.01% 2
West Midlands -28 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Wetherby - 4 £32,500 -
South East +41 3 £50,000 +38.88%
Scotland +26 3 £27,500 -
Edinburgh +17 3 £27,500 -
High Wycombe - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leeds +15 2 £30,000 -40.00%
East of England +3 2 £38,750 +24.00%
Birmingham -22 2 £40,000 +14.28%
South Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 -
Devon - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £38,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 1 £32,500 +4.00%
Manchester -15 1 £38,500 +8.45% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,500 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £40,000 -
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, SQL Server Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

1 204 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 147 (72.06%) SQL
3 85 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (41.67%) Finance
4 78 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (37.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 73 (35.78%) T-SQL
7 60 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 55 (26.96%) Microsoft
9 50 (24.51%) .NET
10 41 (20.10%) VBA
10 41 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (16.67%) C#
12 32 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (14.22%) Windows
15 27 (13.24%) Data Analysis
16 26 (12.75%) Relational Database
17 23 (11.27%) Change Management
18 22 (10.78%) Legal
19 20 (9.80%) Tableau
20 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET
20 19 (9.31%) VB
21 18 (8.82%) IIS
21 18 (8.82%) ITIL
21 18 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
21 18 (8.82%) Degree
21 18 (8.82%) SDLC
22 17 (8.33%) Oracle

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (8.82%) IIS
2 17 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.98%) SAS
4 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 60 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.86%) MS Office
3 4 (1.96%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.47%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.45%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) Firewall
1 1 (0.49%) GPRS
1 1 (0.49%) Internet
1 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (37.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (12.75%) Relational Database
8 18 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (8.33%) DTS
10 15 (7.35%) MS Access
11 14 (6.86%) RDBMS
12 12 (5.88%) Data Mining
12 12 (5.88%) MySQL
13 11 (5.39%) Power BI
14 9 (4.41%) ProClarity
15 8 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (2.94%) OLAP
16 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (2.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Toad
2 6 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.49%) Selenium
5 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
General
1 85 (41.67%) Finance
2 22 (10.78%) Legal
3 14 (6.86%) Law
4 7 (3.43%) Banking
4 7 (3.43%) Front Office
5 5 (2.45%) Marketing
5 5 (2.45%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.51%) .NET
2 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (4.90%) XML
5 7 (3.43%) MDX
6 6 (2.94%) Web Services
7 4 (1.96%) Classic ASP
8 3 (1.47%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.49%) CSS
10 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.39%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.96%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.47%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.47%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.98%) Equities
9 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.49%) Derivative
9 1 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.49%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.22%) Windows
2 14 (6.86%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.47%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (13.24%) Data Analysis
3 23 (11.27%) Change Management
4 18 (8.82%) ITIL
4 18 (8.82%) SDLC
5 16 (7.84%) Data Modelling
6 14 (6.86%) Migration
6 14 (6.86%) Test Scripting
7 13 (6.37%) Analytics
7 13 (6.37%) Data Management
7 13 (6.37%) Practice Management
8 12 (5.88%) ETL
8 12 (5.88%) MVC
9 11 (5.39%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (4.41%) CRM
10 9 (4.41%) ERP
11 8 (3.92%) Information Management
11 8 (3.92%) Risk Management
11 8 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 147 (72.06%) SQL
2 73 (35.78%) T-SQL
3 41 (20.10%) VBA
4 34 (16.67%) C#
5 19 (9.31%) VB
6 8 (3.92%) Java
7 6 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.45%) VBScript
9 4 (1.96%) PHP
10 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.98%) Scala
12 1 (0.49%) R
12 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) MCSE
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.37%) SLA
2 5 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 55 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.80%) Tableau
3 17 (8.33%) Oracle
4 15 (7.35%) Cognos
5 12 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.96%) Remedy
7 2 (0.98%) Citrix
7 2 (0.98%) Sybase
8 1 (0.49%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.49%) Murex
8 1 (0.49%) Northgate
8 1 (0.49%) SAP
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