The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / West Midlands
Rank 213 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.019% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £85,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +29.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1327 1560 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.16% 29.75% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 1280 1529
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the West Midlands region.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 - -
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Private Cloud
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) MCSA
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Private Cloud
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) MCSA
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft