The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 653 692 781
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +89
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 258 199 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 1.21% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 226 179 115
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19049 16386 18053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.01% 14.83% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15735 13947 15897
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the UK.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +27 255 £35,000 -17.64% 7
London -37 94 £35,000 -28.20% 5
South East +23 52 £33,500 -18.78%
Yorkshire -25 42 £45,000 +25.00% 1
City of London -26 37 £40,000 -15.78% 3
East of England -8 31 £37,500 -34.78%
West Yorkshire -24 23 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Suffolk - 18 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 16 £47,500 -
North West +6 15 £28,750 +4.54%
Buckinghamshire -1 13 £35,000 -17.64%
Milton Keynes +12 12 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire - 12 £22,000 -
Kent -9 9 £40,500 +80.00%
Leeds -37 9 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester - 9 £26,500 -
South West 0 8 £33,000 +48.31% 1
East Midlands -10 8 £35,500 -11.25%
Maidenhead - 8 £22,000 -
Harrogate - 8 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 7 £30,000 -31.42%
Beckenham - 7 £35,000 -
Bradford +4 6 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 6 £45,000 -
Somerset - 6 £33,000 -
Skipton - 6 £37,000 -
Bedfordshire -9 5 £37,500 -
Hampshire -10 5 - -
Essex -26 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Fareham - 5 - -

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS).

1 383 (93.87%) SQL Server
2 305 (74.75%) SQL
3 231 (56.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 206 (50.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 177 (43.38%) T-SQL
6 160 (39.22%) Microsoft
7 148 (36.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 144 (35.29%) .NET
9 140 (34.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 129 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
11 127 (31.13%) C#
12 113 (27.70%) Visual Studio
13 108 (26.47%) MS Excel
14 97 (23.77%) Finance
14 97 (23.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 93 (22.79%) ASP.NET
16 79 (19.36%) JavaScript
17 76 (18.63%) HTML
18 71 (17.40%) Relational Database
19 70 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
20 69 (16.91%) SQL Server 2012
20 69 (16.91%) Team Foundation Server
21 67 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
22 63 (15.44%) jQuery
23 58 (14.22%) Degree
23 58 (14.22%) CSS
24 56 (13.73%) Windows
25 49 (12.01%) XML
26 48 (11.76%) MVC
27 47 (11.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (11.03%) IIS
2 20 (4.90%) CMS
2 20 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.98%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.74%) DNN
5 3 (0.74%) WorkSite
5 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.49%) Drupal
6 2 (0.49%) SAS
7 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 108 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 41 (10.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.74%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.25%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.94%) HTTP
2 10 (2.45%) DNS
3 9 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.21%) LAN
4 8 (1.96%) DHCP
5 7 (1.72%) VPN
6 6 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (1.47%) VLAN
6 6 (1.47%) iSCSI
6 6 (1.47%) Firewall
6 6 (1.47%) WAN
7 5 (1.23%) Intranet
7 5 (1.23%) Internet
8 3 (0.74%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.49%) DMZ
10 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (93.87%) SQL Server
2 231 (56.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 206 (50.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 148 (36.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 140 (34.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 97 (23.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 71 (17.40%) Relational Database
8 70 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
9 69 (16.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 47 (11.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 43 (10.54%) OLAP
12 37 (9.07%) MS Access
13 34 (8.33%) DTS
14 25 (6.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 19 (4.66%) RDBMS
15 19 (4.66%) Big Data
16 18 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
17 13 (3.19%) MySQL
18 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
19 10 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 113 (27.70%) Visual Studio
2 69 (16.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.70%) NUnit
5 8 (1.96%) ReSharper
5 8 (1.96%) Toad
6 6 (1.47%) ERwin
6 6 (1.47%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.98%) JUnit
8 3 (0.74%) Firebug
8 3 (0.74%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.74%) Moq
9 2 (0.49%) JIRA
9 2 (0.49%) Selenium
9 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.25%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 97 (23.77%) Finance
2 23 (5.64%) Marketing
3 18 (4.41%) Banking
4 9 (2.21%) Legal
5 6 (1.47%) Local Government
6 5 (1.23%) Law
7 4 (0.98%) Publishing
7 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.98%) Games
8 3 (0.74%) Back Office
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Retail
10 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 210 (51.47%) Developer
2 83 (20.34%) Analyst
3 79 (19.36%) SQL Developer
4 70 (17.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 48 (11.76%) DBA
6 40 (9.80%) SQL DBA
6 40 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.60%) C# Developer
8 30 (7.35%) Administrator
9 27 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (6.37%) Support Analyst
11 21 (5.15%) Junior
11 21 (5.15%) Junior Developer
12 19 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (4.41%) SQL Server DBA
13 18 (4.41%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 15 (3.68%) Business Developer
16 14 (3.43%) Applications Support
17 13 (3.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (35.29%) .NET
2 93 (22.79%) ASP.NET
3 76 (18.63%) HTML
4 63 (15.44%) jQuery
5 58 (14.22%) CSS
6 49 (12.01%) XML
7 34 (8.33%) Web Services
8 32 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (6.62%) .NET Framework
10 26 (6.37%) LINQ
10 26 (6.37%) WCF
11 25 (6.13%) JSON
11 25 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (4.90%) SOAP
13 18 (4.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (3.43%) Razor View Engine
14 14 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 13 (3.19%) XSLT
15 13 (3.19%) XHTML
15 13 (3.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.86%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.15%) Clustering
3 20 (4.90%) Replication
4 17 (4.17%) Data Extraction
5 16 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.21%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.47%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.98%) Derivative
9 4 (0.98%) Online Games
9 4 (0.98%) Equities
9 4 (0.98%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.98%) GIS
10 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.74%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.74%) Informatics
11 2 (0.49%) Telematics
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.73%) Windows
2 19 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (3.43%) UNIX
4 8 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.72%) Linux
6 6 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.98%) Android
8 4 (0.98%) Debian
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
3 48 (11.76%) MVC
4 40 (9.80%) ETL
5 30 (7.35%) Validation
6 27 (6.62%) Analytics
7 24 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 23 (5.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (5.39%) Data Validation
9 22 (5.39%) ITIL
9 22 (5.39%) CRM
10 21 (5.15%) Project Management
10 21 (5.15%) Dimensional Modelling
11 20 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (4.66%) Migration
12 19 (4.66%) Web Development
12 19 (4.66%) Data Transformation
13 17 (4.17%) V-Model
14 16 (3.92%) High Availability
15 15 (3.68%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 305 (74.75%) SQL
2 177 (43.38%) T-SQL
3 127 (31.13%) C#
4 79 (19.36%) JavaScript
5 42 (10.29%) VBA
6 38 (9.31%) VB
7 21 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 19 (4.66%) VBScript
9 11 (2.70%) Java
10 10 (2.45%) VB6
11 9 (2.21%) C++
11 9 (2.21%) PHP
12 7 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.23%) Perl
13 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.49%) F#
15 2 (0.49%) Python
16 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (14.22%) Degree
2 19 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.70%) ISEB
4 10 (2.45%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.96%) MCITP
6 5 (1.23%) MCSA
7 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.74%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.74%) MBCS
9 1 (0.25%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.66%) QA
2 15 (3.68%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.23%) SLA
4 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.21%) vSphere
4 4 (0.98%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) SCOM
1 6 (1.47%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.47%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.47%) Control-M
2 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 160 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.62%) Oracle
3 22 (5.39%) Business Objects
4 16 (3.92%) Citrix
5 13 (3.19%) VMware
6 12 (2.94%) SAP
7 8 (1.96%) Wall Street Systems
8 7 (1.72%) HP
8 7 (1.72%) Sybase
9 6 (1.47%) Google
9 6 (1.47%) CA
9 6 (1.47%) NetApp
9 6 (1.47%) Dell
10 5 (1.23%) Charles River
10 5 (1.23%) SimCorp
11 4 (0.98%) Tableau
11 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.74%) Cisco
12 3 (0.74%) IBM
12 3 (0.74%) Sage
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