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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 857 812 811
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 45 64 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.064% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 89
Average salary £29,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-28.75% +14.28%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Top 27 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 19 September 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 -37 45 £29,250 -26.87% 4
South East -35 16 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Hampshire +7 15 £35,000 - 2
North West -9 13 £28,500 +23.91% 1
Manchester - 13 £28,500 - 1
East of England -21 5 £30,000 -
London -42 4 £40,000 -3.03%
Bedfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +7 2 £40,000 +35.59%
East Midlands - 2 £26,000 -
South West - 2 £36,250 - 1
Dorset - 2 £36,250 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Warwick - 2 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £36,250 - 1
Bury - 2 £27,000 -
Surrey -7 1 £31,000 -25.30%
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £27,000 -
Fareham - 1 £35,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 £25,000 -
Watford - 1 £47,500 -
Northwood - 1 £38,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £27,000 -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (86.87%) SQL
3 61 (61.62%) T-SQL
4 52 (52.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 39 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (37.37%) Finance
7 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (31.31%) Windows
9 29 (29.29%) Oracle
10 28 (28.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (27.27%) Degree
11 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
12 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
13 22 (22.22%) Replication
14 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (19.19%) .NET
16 18 (18.18%) VB
16 18 (18.18%) Active Directory
16 18 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (17.17%) Business Analysis
18 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (16.16%) VBA
18 16 (16.16%) XML
18 16 (16.16%) MS Access
19 15 (15.15%) VB.NET
19 15 (15.15%) Migration
19 15 (15.15%) Data Migration

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (14.14%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.13%) WordPress
3 6 (6.06%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Trello
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) SMS
2 1 (1.01%) DHCP
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (52.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (28.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (16.16%) MS Access
9 9 (9.09%) OLAP
10 8 (8.08%) DTS
10 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
11 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 7 (7.07%) Data Mart
12 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (6.06%) MySQL
13 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (2.02%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.02%) Hudson
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Billing
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) .NET
2 16 (16.16%) XML
3 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.03%) MDX
5 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.01%) HTML
6 1 (1.01%) Web Services
6 1 (1.01%) XSD
6 1 (1.01%) XSLT
6 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
2 22 (22.22%) Replication
3 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (15.15%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.01%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) UNIX
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (17.17%) Business Analysis
3 15 (15.15%) Data Migration
3 15 (15.15%) Migration
4 14 (14.14%) Data Management
5 12 (12.12%) ERP
6 11 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 8 (8.08%) Database Security
7 8 (8.08%) Data Reconciliation
7 8 (8.08%) ITIL
7 8 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.08%) Business Continuity
8 7 (7.07%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.06%) Data Entry
9 6 (6.06%) CRM
10 4 (4.04%) ETL
11 2 (2.02%) Validation
11 2 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 86 (86.87%) SQL
2 61 (61.62%) T-SQL
3 18 (18.18%) VB
4 16 (16.16%) VBA
5 15 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 13 (13.13%) PHP
6 13 (13.13%) Python
7 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.05%) C#
8 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.01%) VB6
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) Java
9 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Degree
2 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.11%) MCDBA
4 2 (2.02%) MCTS
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) ISO 9001
2 9 (9.09%) SLA
3 5 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.29%) Oracle
3 12 (12.12%) SAP
4 11 (11.11%) Infor
5 6 (6.06%) Tableau
6 2 (2.02%) TARGIT
6 2 (2.02%) Business Objects
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