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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 613 727 747
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 299 149 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 0.91% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 255 140 136
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18986 16315 16866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.33% 14.99% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15995 13920 14630
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,618 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +98 285 £40,000 -11.11% 33
London +44 142 £45,000 -5.26% 14
City of London +12 60 £42,500 -10.52% 9
North West +45 42 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Yorkshire -17 35 £33,250 -11.33% 3
South East -17 27 £43,500 +9.43% 5
West Yorkshire -25 23 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Cheshire - 22 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +17 21 £28,250 -17.51% 2
Leeds -22 17 £26,000 -30.66% 2
East of England -9 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £43,500 +4.81% 1
East Midlands +2 12 £35,000 -13.04% 1
Milton Keynes +1 12 £44,250 +2.90%
Crewe - 10 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £45,000 -
South West -5 8 £26,000 -13.33% 3
Essex -2 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Northamptonshire -3 7 £35,000 -15.66%
Wales -8 7 £35,000 +12.90%
Northampton -13 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Harrogate - 7 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 7 £26,000 - 1
Swindon - 7 £26,000 - 1
West Midlands +6 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hertfordshire -16 5 £47,500 -
Wrexham - 5 £35,000 -
North Wales - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Surrey +5 4 £55,000 +115.68% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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).

1 524 (93.74%) SQL Server
2 409 (73.17%) SQL
3 307 (54.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 276 (49.37%) T-SQL
5 274 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 254 (45.44%) Microsoft
7 193 (34.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 191 (34.17%) .NET
9 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
10 179 (32.02%) Finance
11 176 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 175 (31.31%) C#
12 175 (31.31%) Business Intelligence
13 164 (29.34%) Visual Studio
14 127 (22.72%) ASP.NET
15 108 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
16 107 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
17 100 (17.89%) Performance Tuning
18 98 (17.53%) Relational Database
19 96 (17.17%) HTML
20 88 (15.74%) SQL Server 2005
21 81 (14.49%) JavaScript
22 76 (13.60%) Windows
22 76 (13.60%) SQL Server 2012
23 75 (13.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 74 (13.24%) VB
25 72 (12.88%) ETL
26 62 (11.09%) jQuery
27 60 (10.73%) MS Access
28 59 (10.55%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 35 (6.26%) CMS
2 28 (5.01%) IIS
3 16 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.79%) SAS
5 8 (1.43%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.89%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.18%) WordPress
8 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.18%) Apache
8 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.18%) FileNet
Applications
1 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 56 (10.02%) MS Office
3 9 (1.61%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.54%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.18%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.18%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.07%) DMZ
1 6 (1.07%) Internet
2 5 (0.89%) Firewall
3 3 (0.54%) IP Telephony
3 3 (0.54%) LAN
3 3 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.36%) DHCP
4 2 (0.36%) HTTP
4 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (93.74%) SQL Server
2 307 (54.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 274 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 193 (34.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 176 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 107 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
7 98 (17.53%) Relational Database
8 88 (15.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 76 (13.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 75 (13.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 60 (10.73%) MS Access
12 34 (6.08%) DTS
13 26 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 23 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
15 21 (3.76%) OLAP
16 20 (3.58%) Big Data
16 20 (3.58%) QlikView
17 15 (2.68%) NoSQL
18 14 (2.50%) RDBMS
19 13 (2.33%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 164 (29.34%) Visual Studio
2 108 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.29%) ERwin
4 12 (2.15%) PowerDesigner
5 11 (1.97%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.43%) ReSharper
8 7 (1.25%) NUnit
9 6 (1.07%) Subversion
10 5 (0.89%) JUnit
11 2 (0.36%) JIRA
11 2 (0.36%) Toad
11 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.18%) Selenium
12 1 (0.18%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.18%) xUnit.net
General
1 179 (32.02%) Finance
2 43 (7.69%) Banking
3 38 (6.80%) Marketing
4 9 (1.61%) Retail
5 8 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.89%) Law
7 4 (0.72%) Legal
7 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Publishing
7 4 (0.72%) Back Office
7 4 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.36%) Games
8 2 (0.36%) Military
8 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 318 (56.89%) Developer
2 125 (22.36%) Analyst
3 106 (18.96%) SQL Developer
4 64 (11.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 59 (10.55%) DBA
6 55 (9.84%) SQL DBA
7 46 (8.23%) Junior
8 45 (8.05%) .NET Developer
9 44 (7.87%) Junior Developer
10 42 (7.51%) Administrator
11 38 (6.80%) C# Developer
12 35 (6.26%) Business Analyst
13 34 (6.08%) Systems Developer
14 33 (5.90%) Designer
14 33 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
15 32 (5.72%) Support Analyst
16 29 (5.19%) Senior Developer
16 29 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
16 29 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
17 27 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (34.17%) .NET
2 127 (22.72%) ASP.NET
3 96 (17.17%) HTML
4 62 (11.09%) jQuery
5 56 (10.02%) CSS
6 51 (9.12%) XML
7 49 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 39 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (6.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 29 (5.19%) LINQ
11 28 (5.01%) Web Services
12 25 (4.47%) WCF
12 25 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 24 (4.29%) Razor View Engine
14 21 (3.76%) JSON
15 16 (2.86%) MDX
16 13 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (1.97%) SOAP
18 10 (1.79%) HTML5
18 10 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.37%) Management Information System
2 21 (3.76%) Visualisation
3 16 (2.86%) Replication
4 14 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.33%) Data Extraction
6 11 (1.97%) Clustering
7 8 (1.43%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.07%) GIS
9 6 (1.07%) Blog
9 6 (1.07%) Telematics
10 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.72%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.54%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.54%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 76 (13.60%) Windows
2 15 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (1.97%) UNIX
4 5 (0.89%) Debian
4 5 (0.89%) Linux
5 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000
5 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (31.31%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (17.89%) Performance Tuning
3 72 (12.88%) ETL
4 59 (10.55%) MVC
5 51 (9.12%) Data Analysis
6 39 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
7 37 (6.62%) V-Model
7 37 (6.62%) Data Modelling
8 30 (5.37%) CRM
9 28 (5.01%) B2B
9 28 (5.01%) Migration
10 27 (4.83%) Unit Testing
11 26 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (4.11%) Data Migration
12 23 (4.11%) Analytics
13 21 (3.76%) Validation
14 20 (3.58%) System Testing
14 20 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (3.58%) Business Analysis
14 20 (3.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 409 (73.17%) SQL
2 276 (49.37%) T-SQL
3 175 (31.31%) C#
4 81 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 74 (13.24%) VB
6 58 (10.38%) VBA
7 51 (9.12%) VB.NET
8 38 (6.80%) Java
9 34 (6.08%) C++
10 12 (2.15%) VB6
10 12 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.61%) VBScript
12 6 (1.07%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.72%) C
13 4 (0.72%) PHP
14 3 (0.54%) Perl
15 2 (0.36%) XPath
15 2 (0.36%) Python
15 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.36%) F#
Qualifications
1 59 (10.55%) Degree
2 27 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.15%) MCITP
5 8 (1.43%) ISEB
6 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.89%) MCSA
8 3 (0.54%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.54%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MCTS
9 1 (0.18%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.68%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 254 (45.44%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.16%) Oracle
3 28 (5.01%) Business Objects
4 21 (3.76%) Sybase
5 20 (3.58%) Cognos
6 16 (2.86%) SAP
7 15 (2.68%) Tableau
8 12 (2.15%) Citrix
8 12 (2.15%) CA
9 9 (1.61%) Cisco
9 9 (1.61%) IBM
10 8 (1.43%) VMware
10 8 (1.43%) Wall Street Systems
11 6 (1.07%) Avaya
12 4 (0.72%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.54%) Cognizant
13 3 (0.54%) Interwoven
13 3 (0.54%) Charles River
13 3 (0.54%) Open Text
13 3 (0.54%) Mitel
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Drake Fleming
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dow Jones International Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Concept Personnel
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Dow Jones International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 8 days ago