The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 850 817 811
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 44 63 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.058% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.062% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 91
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
England -69 44 £30,500 -26.50% 3
South East -53 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire -4 12 £35,000 - 1
North West +3 11 £28,500 -22.97% 1
Manchester - 11 £28,500 - 1
East of England -5 6 £37,500 -
London -23 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
City of London +16 4 £40,000 +35.59%
West Yorkshire -22 3 £35,000 -
Leeds -26 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -33 3 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Bury - 2 £27,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire +2 1 £40,000 -6.97%
Newbury -1 1 £40,000 -6.97%
Surrey -5 1 £31,000 -26.62%
Northwood - 1 £38,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £27,000 -
Warwick - 1 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £35,000 -
Leicester - 1 £25,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £27,000 -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title 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 with SQL Server Analyst in their job title.

1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 87 (84.47%) SQL
3 59 (57.28%) T-SQL
4 55 (53.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (38.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (38.83%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
6 36 (34.95%) Finance
7 34 (33.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (32.04%) Windows
9 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (27.18%) Oracle
11 27 (26.21%) Computer Science
12 25 (24.27%) Degree
12 25 (24.27%) MS Excel
13 23 (22.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (18.45%) Replication
16 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
16 16 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (15.53%) .NET
17 15 (14.56%) VB
17 15 (14.56%) Data Management
17 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
18 13 (12.62%) VBA
18 13 (12.62%) XML
18 13 (12.62%) MS Access
18 13 (12.62%) Data Extraction
19 12 (11.65%) Data Migration
19 12 (11.65%) ERP

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title 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 with SQL Server Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.71%) WordPress
3 6 (5.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (24.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Trello
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) SMS
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
2 1 (0.97%) DHCP
2 1 (0.97%) VPN
2 1 (0.97%) DNS
2 1 (0.97%) SAN
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (53.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (38.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (33.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (22.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (12.62%) MS Access
9 10 (9.71%) OLAP
10 8 (7.77%) DTS
10 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
11 6 (5.83%) Data Mart
11 6 (5.83%) MySQL
12 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (2.91%) OLTP
13 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Billing
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) .NET
2 13 (12.62%) XML
3 6 (5.83%) MDX
4 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.97%) HTML
6 1 (0.97%) Web Services
6 1 (0.97%) XSD
6 1 (0.97%) XSLT
6 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.45%) Replication
3 13 (12.62%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.91%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.91%) Online Games
5 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.97%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.04%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) UNIX
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.83%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
2 15 (14.56%) Data Management
3 12 (11.65%) Data Migration
3 12 (11.65%) Migration
3 12 (11.65%) ERP
4 10 (9.71%) Database Tuning
5 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.77%) Database Security
6 8 (7.77%) ITIL
6 8 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.77%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.83%) ETL
7 6 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.83%) Data Entry
8 5 (4.85%) CRM
8 5 (4.85%) Scrum
9 4 (3.88%) Data Reconciliation
10 3 (2.91%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (1.94%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 87 (84.47%) SQL
2 59 (57.28%) T-SQL
3 15 (14.56%) VB
4 13 (12.62%) VBA
5 12 (11.65%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.71%) PHP
6 10 (9.71%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.85%) C#
8 1 (0.97%) Java
8 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.97%) VBScript
8 1 (0.97%) VB6
8 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) Degree
2 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (10.68%) MCDBA
4 3 (2.91%) MCTS
4 3 (2.91%) MCITP
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.74%) SLA
3 5 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 28 (27.18%) Oracle
3 12 (11.65%) SAP
4 11 (10.68%) Infor
5 5 (4.85%) Tableau
6 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
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