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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 815 767 757
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 103 197 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 95 190 210
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
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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 -57 96 £41,500 +10.66% 7
London -18 47 £50,000 - 4
City of London +39 21 £50,000 +18.34% 2
East of England +20 19 £40,000 +21.21%
Essex +8 12 £40,000 +17.64%
South East +24 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkshire +14 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough - 8 £42,500 -
Scotland +30 7 £27,500 -14.06%
Yorkshire +14 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Edinburgh - 7 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 6 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Hertfordshire +11 6 £30,000 -7.69%
South West - 6 £41,250 - 1
Bristol - 6 £41,250 - 1
West Midlands -17 5 £21,500 -33.84%
Chelmsford 0 4 £37,000 +5.71%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 - -
North West +15 3 £31,500 -18.18% 1
Potters Bar - 3 £30,000 -
Bradford - 3 £32,500 -
Leeds +14 2 £31,250 +13.63%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire +31 1 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Bedfordshire +11 1 £44,000 +79.59%
North Yorkshire +3 1 £32,500 -12.16%
Colchester 0 1 £33,000 -
Luton 0 1 £44,000 +79.59%
Birmingham -30 1 £21,500 +19.44%

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 237 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 148 (62.45%) SQL
3 95 (40.08%) Finance
4 86 (36.29%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (31.65%) .NET
6 71 (29.96%) Microsoft
6 71 (29.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (25.74%) MS Excel
7 61 (25.74%) T-SQL
8 60 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (21.52%) C#
10 36 (15.19%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 34 (14.35%) VBA
13 33 (13.92%) ASP.NET
13 33 (13.92%) ITIL
14 32 (13.50%) Degree
15 29 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 28 (11.81%) Change Management
17 26 (10.97%) Data Analysis
18 24 (10.13%) Oracle
18 24 (10.13%) Windows
18 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (10.13%) SDLC
19 22 (9.28%) Relational Database
19 22 (9.28%) Test Scripting
20 20 (8.44%) MVC
20 20 (8.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 19 (8.02%) Tableau

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 19 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.33%) IIS
3 6 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.27%) SAS
6 1 (0.42%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 61 (25.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) FastStats
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) Firewall
1 1 (0.42%) GPRS
1 1 (0.42%) LAN
1 1 (0.42%) SAN
1 1 (0.42%) WAN
1 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (29.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (15.19%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (9.28%) Relational Database
8 19 (8.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (6.75%) DTS
10 10 (4.22%) MS Access
10 10 (4.22%) ProClarity
10 10 (4.22%) QlikView
11 9 (3.80%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.80%) MySQL
11 9 (3.80%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (3.38%) Power BI
12 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (7.17%) Toad
2 8 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.69%) Selenium
4 4 (1.69%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
General
1 95 (40.08%) Finance
2 18 (7.59%) Legal
3 14 (5.91%) Law
4 12 (5.06%) Marketing
5 10 (4.22%) Banking
6 7 (2.95%) Front Office
7 5 (2.11%) Retail
8 4 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.69%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.27%) Advertising
9 3 (1.27%) Back Office
9 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.84%) Billing
10 2 (0.84%) Games
10 2 (0.84%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
11 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (31.65%) .NET
2 33 (13.92%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (5.91%) XML
5 6 (2.53%) Web Services
5 6 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.11%) HTML
7 4 (1.69%) Classic ASP
7 4 (1.69%) WPF
8 3 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.84%) CSS
9 2 (0.84%) MDX
10 1 (0.42%) FusionCharts
10 1 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.38%) Mainframe
4 8 (3.38%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.95%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.69%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.69%) NHS
8 3 (1.27%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.27%) Equities
8 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.84%) LIMS
9 2 (0.84%) User Experience
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.42%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.42%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.13%) Windows
2 11 (4.64%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) Linux
5 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.29%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (13.92%) ITIL
3 28 (11.81%) Change Management
4 26 (10.97%) Data Analysis
5 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.13%) SDLC
6 22 (9.28%) Test Scripting
7 20 (8.44%) MVC
8 18 (7.59%) CRM
8 18 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (7.17%) SOA
10 14 (5.91%) Data Management
10 14 (5.91%) System Integration Testing
11 13 (5.49%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.64%) Analytics
12 11 (4.64%) ETL
12 11 (4.64%) Migration
12 11 (4.64%) Release Management
12 11 (4.64%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (62.45%) SQL
2 61 (25.74%) T-SQL
3 51 (21.52%) C#
4 34 (14.35%) VBA
5 18 (7.59%) VB
6 13 (5.49%) Java
7 11 (4.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.53%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.69%) PHP
9 4 (1.69%) XAML
10 3 (1.27%) R
10 3 (1.27%) VBScript
11 2 (0.84%) Python
12 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (13.50%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.84%) ISEB
3 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.42%) MCITP
4 1 (0.42%) MCSA
4 1 (0.42%) MCSE
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.17%) SLA
2 9 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.11%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.42%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (0.42%) SCOM
1 1 (0.42%) SnapMirror
1 1 (0.42%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 71 (29.96%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 19 (8.02%) Tableau
4 10 (4.22%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (3.80%) Cognos
6 4 (1.69%) Remedy
7 2 (0.84%) Citrix
8 1 (0.42%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (0.42%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.42%) Avaya
8 1 (0.42%) HP
8 1 (0.42%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) iManage
8 1 (0.42%) NetApp
8 1 (0.42%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.42%) Telerik
8 1 (0.42%) Varonis
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
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