Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 865 579 703
Rank change year-on-year -286 +124 -201
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 114 85 395
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.66% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 67 333
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £69,063 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £95,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SQL Server 2014 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 30,139 12,874 35,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.17% 29.02% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19,785 10,910 29,593
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,950
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the England region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
London -216 51 £60,000 -18.64% 6
North of England -121 22 £45,000 -6.25% 10
South East -169 17 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North West -87 15 £45,000 -7.09% 6
Midlands -126 9 £40,000 -21.57% 3
East Midlands - 8 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -97 6 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South West -106 6 - - 3
East of England - 5 £57,500 - 1
North East -31 1 £47,000 +4.44%
West Midlands -108 1 £42,500 -16.67% 2
SQL Server 2014
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 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 England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (69.30%) SQL
3 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 64 (56.14%) .NET
5 62 (54.39%) Azure
6 59 (51.75%) C#
7 44 (38.60%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 42 (36.84%) Windows
8 42 (36.84%) DevOps
8 42 (36.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 37 (32.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (29.82%) T-SQL
11 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2016
12 29 (25.44%) Windows Server
13 26 (22.81%) Social Skills
13 26 (22.81%) Active Directory
14 25 (21.93%) MVC
15 24 (21.05%) JavaScript
15 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (21.05%) .NET Core
16 23 (20.18%) .NET Framework
16 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (18.42%) VMware
17 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
18 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (17.54%) Microsoft 365
18 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (17.54%) IIS
18 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Office

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (17.54%) IIS
1 20 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.65%) CMS
2 11 (9.65%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.39%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 62 (54.39%) Azure
2 20 (17.54%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (11.40%) Power Platform
4 10 (8.77%) AWS
4 10 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (8.77%) SaaS
5 9 (7.89%) IaaS
6 8 (7.02%) Azure Functions
6 8 (7.02%) Serverless
7 4 (3.51%) Azure Event Grid
7 4 (3.51%) Azure Logic Apps
7 4 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (3.51%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.75%) Azure Service Bus
8 2 (1.75%) Azure Service Fabric
8 2 (1.75%) GitHub
9 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) Firewall
2 9 (7.89%) SAN
3 7 (6.14%) DNS
4 6 (5.26%) DHCP
5 5 (4.39%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (4.39%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (4.39%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (4.39%) iSCSI
5 5 (4.39%) MPLS
5 5 (4.39%) Skype
5 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.51%) Internet
7 2 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (36.84%) SQL Server 2016
3 37 (32.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2017
6 13 (11.40%) SQL Server 2019
7 11 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (7.89%) Power BI
10 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.88%) MS Access
12 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.88%) OLAP
12 1 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Moq
2 14 (12.28%) Visual Studio
3 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (22.81%) Social Skills
2 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.40%) Finance
4 12 (10.53%) French Language
5 7 (6.14%) Retail
6 6 (5.26%) Law
6 6 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (4.39%) Games
8 4 (3.51%) Marketing
9 2 (1.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.88%) Banking
10 1 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 62 (54.39%) Developer
2 39 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 35 (30.70%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (14.04%) Administrator
5 16 (14.04%) Azure Developer
6 14 (12.28%) Analyst
6 14 (12.28%) SQL Developer
7 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (9.65%) Lead .NET Developer
8 11 (9.65%) Lead Developer
9 10 (8.77%) React Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (7.02%) Lead C# Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Data Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Master Data Analyst
12 6 (5.26%) DBA
12 6 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (56.14%) .NET
2 42 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 24 (21.05%) .NET Core
4 23 (20.18%) .NET Framework
5 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET Core
7 13 (11.40%) CSS
7 13 (11.40%) HTML
7 13 (11.40%) React
8 11 (9.65%) jQuery
8 11 (9.65%) JSON
9 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (8.77%) HTML5
10 8 (7.02%) CSS3
10 8 (7.02%) Kafka
10 8 (7.02%) Sass
10 8 (7.02%) WinForms
11 7 (6.14%) Spring
12 5 (4.39%) Web Services
12 5 (4.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (9.65%) Cloud Native
3 10 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.39%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) FMCG
6 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.75%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.84%) Windows
2 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2016
3 29 (25.44%) Windows Server
4 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (9.65%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (4.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (36.84%) DevOps
3 25 (21.93%) MVC
4 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 19 (16.67%) Scrum
7 17 (14.91%) ETL
7 17 (14.91%) ITIL
8 16 (14.04%) Release Management
9 14 (12.28%) Microservices
9 14 (12.28%) Migration
9 14 (12.28%) Project Management
10 13 (11.40%) Computer Science
10 13 (11.40%) Multithreading
11 12 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 12 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.53%) OO
11 12 (10.53%) OOP
12 11 (9.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (69.30%) SQL
2 59 (51.75%) C#
3 34 (29.82%) T-SQL
4 24 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.53%) VB
7 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
8 9 (7.89%) Python
9 8 (7.02%) Java
10 5 (4.39%) VBScript
11 2 (1.75%) ES6
11 2 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Degree
2 12 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.39%) CCA
3 5 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.39%) MCSA
3 5 (4.39%) MCSE
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.79%) vSphere
3 14 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.39%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (4.39%) XenApp
4 5 (4.39%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (4.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (4.39%) vRealize
3 4 (3.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.42%) VMware
3 15 (13.16%) Cisco
4 11 (9.65%) Citrix
5 10 (8.77%) Sophos
6 8 (7.02%) Nintex
6 8 (7.02%) Telerik
7 7 (6.14%) Atlassian
8 6 (5.26%) NetApp
8 6 (5.26%) SAP
8 6 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.39%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.39%) CA
9 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.39%) Dell
9 5 (4.39%) EMC
9 5 (4.39%) IBM
9 5 (4.39%) LogRhythm
9 5 (4.39%) McAfee
9 5 (4.39%) Tripwire