Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 20 5
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 10.39% 3.45% 19.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 75.00% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 15
Cumbria median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £24,200 £27,100 £27,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £69,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 10 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 12.99% 4.60% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 18
Cumbria median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% -17.14% +34.62%
10th Percentile £24,625 £27,775 £25,875
90th Percentile £37,500 £66,625 £58,125
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cumbria.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Cumbria

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Cumbria.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Cumbria

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carlisle - 3 - - 1
SQL Server
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cumbria region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) OS/400
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Veeam
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Aareon QL
1 1 (12.50%) Academy Housing
1 1 (12.50%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (12.50%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (12.50%) OPENHousing
1 1 (12.50%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) OS/400
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Veeam
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Aareon
2 1 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Castleton
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Civica
2 1 (12.50%) Northgate
2 1 (12.50%) Orchard