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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 3.85% 13.43% 24.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 90.00% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 19
Median salary £30,750 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.66% +55.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £39,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cumbria
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2 10 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 3.85% 14.93% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 24
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +46.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Penrith - 1 £26,500 -
SQL Server
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle