Period
to 14 September 2019

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 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
UK > England
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 670 479 251
Rank change year-on-year -191 -228 -58
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 395 932 2,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.60% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 2.00% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 330 808 2,249
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,875 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,950 £74,125 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%

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 35,207 46,526 50,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.02% 29.74% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29,095 38,101 42,183
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England over the 6 months to 14 September 2019.

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 14 September 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
London -112 200 £60,000 +3.00% 30
South East +4 60 £47,500 +5.56% 14
North of England -77 56 £45,000 - 16
Midlands -17 52 £38,750 -8.82% 7
North West -33 40 £45,000 - 14
West Midlands -7 34 £43,750 +2.94% 4
South West -42 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +3 18 £36,250 -9.38% 3
Yorkshire -27 12 £45,000 - 1
East of England +13 8 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North East +16 4 £55,000 +26.44% 1
SQL Server 2014
UK

For the 6 months to 14 September 2019, 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.

1 395 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 284 (71.90%) SQL
3 187 (47.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 153 (38.73%) Microsoft
4 153 (38.73%) .NET
5 149 (37.72%) T-SQL
6 143 (36.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 142 (35.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 142 (35.95%) C#
7 142 (35.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 135 (34.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 129 (32.66%) Azure
10 115 (29.11%) Windows
11 109 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
12 104 (26.33%) Finance
12 104 (26.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 93 (23.54%) Data Warehouse
14 89 (22.53%) Windows Server
15 72 (18.23%) MVC
16 69 (17.47%) PowerShell
17 63 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
18 62 (15.70%) ETL
19 60 (15.19%) Migration
20 58 (14.68%) Windows Server 2012
21 57 (14.43%) .NET Framework
21 57 (14.43%) JavaScript
21 57 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
22 54 (13.67%) Disaster Recovery
22 54 (13.67%) Analytics
23 46 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server

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 45 (11.39%) IIS
2 32 (8.10%) MS Exchange
3 22 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (5.32%) CMS
4 21 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (2.78%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.77%) Apache
7 7 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.01%) Confluence
10 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.01%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.01%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.77%) Q-Pulse
1 7 (1.77%) Sage CRM
2 6 (1.52%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 129 (32.66%) Azure
2 45 (11.39%) Power Platform
3 38 (9.62%) AWS
4 33 (8.35%) Office 365
5 18 (4.56%) SaaS
6 16 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (4.05%) GCP
7 8 (2.03%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (1.52%) PaaS
8 6 (1.52%) Twilio
9 5 (1.27%) IaaS
10 4 (1.01%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.25%) GitHub
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.59%) Firewall
2 23 (5.82%) SAN
3 22 (5.57%) DHCP
3 22 (5.57%) DNS
4 17 (4.30%) VPN
5 16 (4.05%) VoIP
6 15 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.80%) WAN
7 12 (3.04%) Network Security
8 11 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 10 (2.53%) NAS
10 9 (2.28%) iSCSI
10 9 (2.28%) VLAN
11 8 (2.03%) CTI
11 8 (2.03%) LAN
12 7 (1.77%) MPLS
12 7 (1.77%) PBX
12 7 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.52%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 187 (47.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 143 (36.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 142 (35.95%) SQL Server 2016
4 142 (35.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (34.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (26.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (23.54%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (10.38%) Power BI
9 39 (9.87%) SQL Server 2017
10 32 (8.10%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (7.59%) MySQL
12 24 (6.08%) QlikView
13 21 (5.32%) Big Data
14 18 (4.56%) Relational Database
15 17 (4.30%) NoSQL
16 16 (4.05%) BigQuery
17 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 12 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (2.78%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 46 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (10.38%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.35%) Visual Studio
4 17 (4.30%) JIRA
5 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (2.78%) Selenium
8 10 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (2.53%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.03%) git-flow
9 8 (2.03%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.03%) NUnit
9 8 (2.03%) Subversion
9 8 (2.03%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.52%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.27%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.51%) ER Studio
13 2 (0.51%) ERwin
13 2 (0.51%) Jasmine
General
1 104 (26.33%) Finance
2 23 (5.82%) Banking
3 12 (3.04%) Public Sector
4 10 (2.53%) Back Office
5 9 (2.28%) Retail
6 6 (1.52%) Automotive
7 5 (1.27%) Local Government
7 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.01%) Advertising
8 4 (1.01%) Electronics
8 4 (1.01%) Marketing
8 4 (1.01%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 179 (45.32%) Developer
2 92 (23.29%) DBA
3 76 (19.24%) SQL DBA
4 54 (13.67%) .NET Developer
5 51 (12.91%) C# Developer
6 49 (12.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 45 (11.39%) SQL Developer
8 41 (10.38%) Analyst
9 40 (10.13%) Administrator
10 32 (8.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (7.59%) SQL Server DBA
12 23 (5.82%) Senior Developer
13 21 (5.32%) Software Developer
14 19 (4.81%) IT Manager
15 16 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
16 14 (3.54%) Consultant
16 14 (3.54%) SQL Server Developer
17 13 (3.29%) Business Developer
17 13 (3.29%) Programmer
18 12 (3.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (38.73%) .NET
2 57 (14.43%) .NET Framework
3 44 (11.14%) ASP.NET
4 42 (10.63%) CSS
5 39 (9.87%) .NET Core
6 38 (9.62%) WPF
7 36 (9.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (9.11%) HTML
8 35 (8.86%) jQuery
8 35 (8.86%) XML
9 31 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (7.59%) Web Services
11 28 (7.09%) AngularJS
12 25 (6.33%) REST
13 21 (5.32%) Entity Framework
14 20 (5.06%) WCF
15 19 (4.81%) JSON
16 16 (4.05%) Ajax
16 16 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (3.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.38%) Clustering
2 22 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.32%) Fixed Income
4 20 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.06%) Hedge funds
4 20 (5.06%) Replication
5 19 (4.81%) Derivative
5 19 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (4.81%) OTC Derivatives
6 13 (3.29%) Reinsurance
7 12 (3.04%) User Experience
8 10 (2.53%) N-Tier
9 9 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.77%) iPad
10 7 (1.77%) iPhone
10 7 (1.77%) LIMS
10 7 (1.77%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.52%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 115 (29.11%) Windows
2 89 (22.53%) Windows Server
3 58 (14.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (4.81%) Windows 10
6 17 (4.30%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.78%) Android
7 11 (2.78%) Linux
8 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) Unix
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (18.23%) MVC
3 63 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (15.70%) ETL
5 60 (15.19%) Migration
6 57 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
7 54 (13.67%) Analytics
7 54 (13.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 43 (10.89%) SDLC
9 39 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (8.86%) Software Engineering
11 34 (8.61%) Unit Testing
12 33 (8.35%) ITIL
13 27 (6.84%) Data Migration
13 27 (6.84%) DevOps
13 27 (6.84%) Mentoring
14 26 (6.58%) Scrum
15 25 (6.33%) Business Continuity
16 24 (6.08%) Mathematics
16 24 (6.08%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 284 (71.90%) SQL
2 149 (37.72%) T-SQL
3 142 (35.95%) C#
4 69 (17.47%) PowerShell
5 57 (14.43%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 15 (3.80%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 14 (3.54%) Python
8 14 (3.54%) VBA
9 13 (3.29%) VB
10 11 (2.78%) R
11 7 (1.77%) Java
12 4 (1.01%) C
13 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.25%) ES6
13 1 (0.25%) PHP
13 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.81%) Degree
2 17 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.28%) MCSA
4 7 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.52%) MCSE
6 4 (1.01%) CCNA
6 4 (1.01%) MCITP
6 4 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.76%) MCP
8 2 (0.51%) CCAA
8 2 (0.51%) CCNP
8 2 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.51%) MCTS
9 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.25%) VCP5
9 1 (0.25%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.57%) QA
2 10 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.01%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.57%) Hyper-V
3 22 (5.57%) XenApp
4 16 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (3.80%) vSphere
6 7 (1.77%) BitLocker
7 6 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.76%) Docker
9 3 (0.76%) UAG
10 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.25%) Firmware
11 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.25%) LXC
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (4.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (4.56%) SCCM
3 13 (3.29%) SCOM
4 8 (2.03%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.03%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (1.77%) WSUS
6 5 (1.27%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.76%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.51%) Ansible
8 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.51%) Puppet
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Sentry
9 1 (0.25%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 153 (38.73%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.89%) VMware
3 38 (9.62%) Citrix
4 34 (8.61%) Oracle
5 26 (6.58%) Cisco
5 26 (6.58%) Tableau
6 19 (4.81%) DevExpress
7 17 (4.30%) HP
8 16 (4.05%) Avaya
8 16 (4.05%) Google
9 15 (3.80%) iManage
10 12 (3.04%) Dell
11 9 (2.28%) NetApp
11 9 (2.28%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.28%) Talend
11 9 (2.28%) Teradata
12 8 (2.03%) BMC
12 8 (2.03%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.03%) IBM
12 8 (2.03%) Symantec