Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 216 125
Rank change year-on-year +21 -91 +217
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 67 114 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.01% 1.15% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 4.45% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46 89 285
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -24.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £76,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -10.53%

SQL Server 2016 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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,727 2,560 3,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.10% 25.81% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,329 2,033 2,840
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
Bedfordshire +19 26 £49,000 -30.00% 4
Essex +19 16 £41,500 -24.55% 6
Hertfordshire 0 14 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Cambridgeshire +30 10 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Norfolk - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
3 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 37 (55.22%) Azure
4 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (35.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (31.34%) MVC
6 21 (31.34%) .NET
7 19 (28.36%) SLA
8 18 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (26.87%) ETL
8 18 (26.87%) AWS
8 18 (26.87%) SDLC
9 17 (25.37%) Linux
9 17 (25.37%) C#
10 16 (23.88%) ITIL
10 16 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
11 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
11 15 (22.39%) TDD
12 14 (20.90%) OLTP
13 13 (19.40%) Foglight
13 13 (19.40%) Web Services
13 13 (19.40%) T-SQL
13 13 (19.40%) OLAP
13 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (19.40%) Replication
13 13 (19.40%) LiteSpeed

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (55.22%) Azure
2 18 (26.87%) AWS
3 10 (14.93%) Power Platform
4 8 (11.94%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) LAN
3 5 (7.46%) DHCP
3 5 (7.46%) DNS
3 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) VLAN
3 5 (7.46%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (20.90%) OLTP
4 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 13 (19.40%) OLAP
4 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
7 10 (14.93%) Power BI
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
8 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
8 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (8.96%) MySQL
11 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (5.97%) QlikView
13 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
14 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.91%) Marketing
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Developer
2 22 (32.84%) DBA
3 20 (29.85%) .NET Developer
4 19 (28.36%) Administrator
5 13 (19.40%) SQL DBA
6 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) AWS Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) Azure Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) Business Developer
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support
9 4 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Web Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) .NET
2 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (19.40%) Web Services
5 12 (17.91%) RESTful
6 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
6 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
6 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (11.94%) Code First Entity Framework
7 8 (11.94%) Entity Framework
8 7 (10.45%) Node.js
9 6 (8.96%) CSS
9 6 (8.96%) HTML
10 5 (7.46%) .NET Core
10 5 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (7.46%) WPF
10 5 (7.46%) WSH
11 4 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Replication
2 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.45%) Clustering
4 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.49%) BBC
8 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.46%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.99%) SUSE
6 2 (2.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (31.34%) MVC
4 18 (26.87%) ETL
4 18 (26.87%) SDLC
5 16 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (23.88%) ITIL
6 15 (22.39%) TDD
6 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
7 13 (19.40%) Data Integration
7 13 (19.40%) Data Protection
7 13 (19.40%) Performance Optimisation
7 13 (19.40%) Problem Management
7 13 (19.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (19.40%) Statistics
7 13 (19.40%) Task Automation
8 12 (17.91%) BDD
8 12 (17.91%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (17.91%) Scrum
8 12 (17.91%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) C#
3 13 (19.40%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.43%) Python
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.45%) Ruby
6 5 (7.46%) R
6 5 (7.46%) VBScript
7 2 (2.99%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Java 8
7 2 (2.99%) Java 9
8 1 (1.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.48%) MCSA
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
1 8 (11.94%) vSphere
2 5 (7.46%) XenApp
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) Foglight
1 13 (19.40%) LiteSpeed
2 8 (11.94%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (1.49%) Kibana
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) HP
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Mitel
5 4 (5.97%) Asigra
5 4 (5.97%) Tableau
6 3 (4.48%) Veeam
7 2 (2.99%) Facebook
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.49%) Apple
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) Sony
8 1 (1.49%) Yahoo!