The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 699 709 705
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 198 170 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.04% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 167 144 161
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17807 16305 16282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.65% 15.15% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14816 13872 14150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +20 191 £40,000 -6.97% 17
London -1 59 £42,250 -6.11% 5
North West +7 37 £38,500 +12.40% 4
South East -23 26 £40,000 -1.23%
Cheshire +8 23 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Yorkshire -24 23 £30,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +1 22 £36,000 +2.85% 2
South West +2 18 £32,500 +1.56% 5
West Yorkshire -22 15 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Leeds -27 14 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Macclesfield +19 11 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Berkshire +14 9 £50,000 +42.85%
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £44,750 -0.55%
Devon - 9 £31,250 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £44,750 -
Essex +6 8 £33,000 -56.00% 1
Reading +3 8 £47,500 +35.71%
North Yorkshire -16 8 £38,500 +2.66%
Merseyside +21 7 £38,000 +10.94%
Wales +10 7 £35,000 +6.06% 3
City of London -3 7 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Manchester -11 7 £39,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £52,500 -
South Wales +10 6 £34,750 +5.30% 1
Hampshire -15 6 £36,000 -20.00%
Cambridge - 6 £52,500 -
Skipton -1 5 £38,500 +12.40%
Bath -7 5 £37,500 +44.23%
Somerset -8 5 £37,500 +44.23%
Northamptonshire - 5 £42,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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).

1 462 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 364 (72.95%) SQL
3 286 (57.31%) T-SQL
4 264 (52.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 234 (46.89%) Microsoft
5 234 (46.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 174 (34.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 171 (34.27%) Business Intelligence
7 171 (34.27%) .NET
8 169 (33.87%) Visual Studio
9 168 (33.67%) MS Excel
10 161 (32.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 152 (30.46%) C#
12 143 (28.66%) Finance
13 128 (25.65%) ASP.NET
14 103 (20.64%) Data Warehouse
14 103 (20.64%) HTML
15 97 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 95 (19.04%) Relational Database
17 88 (17.64%) JavaScript
18 80 (16.03%) Performance Tuning
19 74 (14.83%) SQL Server 2012
20 72 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
21 69 (13.83%) CSS
22 67 (13.43%) jQuery
23 66 (13.23%) ETL
24 65 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
25 62 (12.42%) Windows
25 62 (12.42%) MVC
26 56 (11.22%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 41 (8.22%) IIS
2 37 (7.41%) CMS
3 11 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.40%) SAS
5 6 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.40%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Confluence
8 1 (0.20%) FileNet
8 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 168 (33.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.81%) MS Office
3 13 (2.61%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) MS Project
6 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Academy Housing
1 3 (0.60%) arcHouse
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.20%) Line 500
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.20%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.40%) GitHub
3 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.60%) DMZ
2 2 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) NAS
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 264 (52.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 234 (46.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 174 (34.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 161 (32.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 103 (20.64%) Data Warehouse
7 95 (19.04%) Relational Database
8 74 (14.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 53 (10.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 50 (10.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (9.22%) MS Access
12 38 (7.62%) Crystal Reports
13 28 (5.61%) DTS
14 27 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 22 (4.41%) QlikView
16 18 (3.61%) Big Data
17 14 (2.81%) Data Mart
18 13 (2.61%) DB2
19 12 (2.40%) OLAP
19 12 (2.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 169 (33.87%) Visual Studio
2 97 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.81%) ERwin
5 15 (3.01%) JIRA
6 13 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (2.20%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.80%) Subversion
9 8 (1.60%) Toad
10 7 (1.40%) Firebug
11 6 (1.20%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.20%) NUnit
11 6 (1.20%) PowerDesigner
12 5 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.00%) Moq
13 4 (0.80%) JUnit
14 3 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.60%) XMLSpy
14 3 (0.60%) NetBeans
15 2 (0.40%) ReSharper
General
1 143 (28.66%) Finance
2 40 (8.02%) Marketing
3 35 (7.01%) Banking
4 17 (3.41%) Retail
5 7 (1.40%) Law
6 6 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.20%) Billing
7 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.40%) Back Office
9 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 280 (56.11%) Developer
2 114 (22.85%) Analyst
3 94 (18.84%) SQL Developer
4 62 (12.42%) DBA
5 53 (10.62%) .NET Developer
6 50 (10.02%) SQL DBA
7 49 (9.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 46 (9.22%) Business Analyst
9 37 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (7.21%) Senior Developer
11 33 (6.61%) SQL Server DBA
11 33 (6.61%) Designer
12 32 (6.41%) C# Developer
12 32 (6.41%) SQL Server Developer
12 32 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (6.21%) Junior
14 29 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (5.41%) Systems Developer
15 27 (5.41%) Administrator
16 26 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (34.27%) .NET
2 128 (25.65%) ASP.NET
3 103 (20.64%) HTML
4 69 (13.83%) CSS
5 67 (13.43%) jQuery
6 56 (11.22%) .NET Framework
7 49 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (8.62%) XML
9 41 (8.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 36 (7.21%) LINQ
11 35 (7.01%) Web Services
12 32 (6.41%) Razor View Engine
13 28 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 23 (4.61%) MDX
15 18 (3.61%) HTML5
16 15 (3.01%) WCF
16 15 (3.01%) Ajax
17 12 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 11 (2.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.21%) Replication
3 23 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.41%) Visualisation
6 16 (3.21%) Statistics
7 15 (3.01%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.81%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.20%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.60%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.40%) Social Media
12 6 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.20%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.20%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.00%) Physics
13 5 (1.00%) User Experience
14 4 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.80%) iPhone
15 3 (0.60%) Telematics
15 3 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.42%) Windows
2 9 (1.80%) UNIX
2 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.60%) Linux
4 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.00%) Android
7 4 (0.80%) Debian
8 2 (0.40%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (34.27%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (16.03%) Performance Tuning
3 72 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (13.23%) ETL
5 62 (12.42%) MVC
6 47 (9.42%) Migration
6 47 (9.42%) Data Analysis
7 38 (7.62%) Data Modelling
8 35 (7.01%) Kimball Methodology
9 34 (6.81%) Data Migration
10 33 (6.61%) V-Model
11 25 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (4.81%) Unit Testing
13 22 (4.41%) Software Testing
13 22 (4.41%) CRM
14 21 (4.21%) B2B
15 20 (4.01%) Analytics
15 20 (4.01%) Data Transformation
16 18 (3.61%) Integration Testing
16 18 (3.61%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 364 (72.95%) SQL
2 286 (57.31%) T-SQL
3 152 (30.46%) C#
4 88 (17.64%) JavaScript
5 52 (10.42%) VB
6 45 (9.02%) VBA
7 40 (8.02%) Java
8 39 (7.82%) VB.NET
9 26 (5.21%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.21%) C++
11 14 (2.81%) VB6
12 12 (2.40%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.20%) XPath
14 5 (1.00%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.80%) Python
15 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.80%) C
15 4 (0.80%) R
16 3 (0.60%) Delphi
16 3 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (11.22%) Degree
2 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.20%) ISEB
5 5 (1.00%) MCITP
6 3 (0.60%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.20%) MCTS
7 1 (0.20%) MBCS
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.60%) QA
2 7 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Control-M
2 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 234 (46.89%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.02%) Oracle
3 25 (5.01%) Cognos
4 16 (3.21%) Business Objects
5 14 (2.81%) Sybase
5 14 (2.81%) Tableau
6 12 (2.40%) IBM
7 8 (1.60%) SAP
7 8 (1.60%) Red Gate
8 7 (1.40%) Facebook
8 7 (1.40%) Twitter
9 6 (1.20%) Cisco
9 6 (1.20%) CA
9 6 (1.20%) Avaya
9 6 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.20%) VMware
9 6 (1.20%) Telerik
10 5 (1.00%) Epiphany
10 5 (1.00%) Cadence
10 5 (1.00%) Interwoven
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Shares
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wales
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Health & Other
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70800.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + 10% Pension + 25 Hols + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £32000 to £40000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
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Wrexham
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Salary: 000
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