Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 786 668 793
Rank change year-on-year -118 +125 +111
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 227 76 225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.64% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 144 59 171
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,800 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,438 £35,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% -

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,813 11,864 22,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.71% 20.80% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13,455 10,036 18,150
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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 Management Studio (SSMS) within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -153 82 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Midlands -65 53 £46,000 +2.22% 13
West Midlands -52 48 £46,000 -0.54% 7
North of England -99 32 £42,500 +21.43% 14
South East -86 31 £58,750 - 9
North West -83 22 £42,500 +13.33% 8
South West -30 20 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire -67 10 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East Midlands -60 5 £40,853 +5.43% 6
East of England -90 4 £37,750 -24.50% 3
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS).

1 202 (88.99%) SQL
2 157 (69.16%) SQL Server
3 122 (53.74%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (48.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 103 (45.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (41.85%) Power BI
6 95 (41.85%) Power Platform
7 91 (40.09%) Microsoft
8 84 (37.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 78 (34.36%) T-SQL
10 66 (29.07%) ETL
10 66 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
11 63 (27.75%) Microsoft Excel
12 61 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
12 61 (26.87%) Marketing
13 56 (24.67%) Finance
14 55 (24.23%) Azure
15 51 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
16 49 (21.59%) Visual Studio
17 45 (19.82%) .NET
17 45 (19.82%) Time Management
18 43 (18.94%) Project Management
19 42 (18.50%) Migration
19 42 (18.50%) VBA
19 42 (18.50%) Analytics
20 41 (18.06%) C#
20 41 (18.06%) ERP
21 39 (17.18%) Visualisation
22 38 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
23 37 (16.30%) Python

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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 11 (4.85%) IIS
2 7 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.44%) Confluence
3 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (27.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (12.78%) Alphatax
1 29 (12.78%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.88%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.88%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (0.44%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 95 (41.85%) Power Platform
2 55 (24.23%) Azure
3 19 (8.37%) Microsoft 365
4 16 (7.05%) GitHub
5 14 (6.17%) PaaS
5 14 (6.17%) SaaS
6 11 (4.85%) AWS
7 10 (4.41%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (4.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 8 (3.52%) Power Automate
9 7 (3.08%) PowerApps
10 6 (2.64%) GCP
11 5 (2.20%) Google Analytics
11 5 (2.20%) Snowflake
12 4 (1.76%) GitHub Actions
12 4 (1.76%) IaaS
12 4 (1.76%) Serverless
13 2 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) SAN
2 1 (0.44%) DNS
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Network Security
2 1 (0.44%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (69.16%) SQL Server
2 110 (48.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 103 (45.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (41.85%) Power BI
5 84 (37.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 61 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (15.42%) Crystal Reports
8 31 (13.66%) MS Access
9 27 (11.89%) Tableau
10 23 (10.13%) Azure SQL Database
11 22 (9.69%) Big Data
12 20 (8.81%) SQL Server 2016
13 19 (8.37%) SQL Server 2019
14 16 (7.05%) Data Lake
15 15 (6.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (6.17%) Oracle Database
17 13 (5.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
18 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2014
19 5 (2.20%) Biml
Development Applications
1 49 (21.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.61%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.52%) tSQLt
5 6 (2.64%) JIRA
5 6 (2.64%) NUnit
6 5 (2.20%) ERwin
6 5 (2.20%) Subversion
6 5 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.88%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.44%) gulp
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Moq
9 1 (0.44%) MSTest
9 1 (0.44%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) Toad
9 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (26.87%) Marketing
3 56 (24.67%) Finance
4 32 (14.10%) Social Skills
5 28 (12.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 27 (11.89%) Advertising
7 16 (7.05%) Banking
8 11 (4.85%) Organisational Skills
9 7 (3.08%) Law
10 6 (2.64%) Legal
10 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
11 5 (2.20%) Back Office
12 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
13 3 (1.32%) Retail
14 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.44%) French Language
15 1 (0.44%) Front Office
15 1 (0.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 77 (33.92%) Analyst
2 71 (31.28%) Developer
3 37 (16.30%) SQL Developer
4 28 (12.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 27 (11.89%) Applications Support
6 26 (11.45%) Support Analyst
7 24 (10.57%) Data Analyst
8 21 (9.25%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (7.49%) Data Engineer
9 17 (7.49%) SQL BI Developer
10 13 (5.73%) Insight Analyst
11 8 (3.52%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.08%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 7 (3.08%) DBA
12 7 (3.08%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 6 (2.64%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.64%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.82%) .NET
2 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET
3 16 (7.05%) jQuery
4 15 (6.61%) .NET Framework
4 15 (6.61%) HTML
5 13 (5.73%) CSS
6 10 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.41%) PySpark
7 9 (3.96%) XML
8 8 (3.52%) Entity Framework
8 8 (3.52%) JSON
8 8 (3.52%) REST
9 7 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.08%) SOAP
9 7 (3.08%) WinForms
10 6 (2.64%) Web Services
11 4 (1.76%) .NET Core
11 4 (1.76%) React
11 4 (1.76%) XML-RPC
12 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.32%) Replication
4 2 (0.88%) Housing Association
4 2 (0.88%) Market Risk
4 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.44%) Clustering
5 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.44%) Mashup
5 1 (0.44%) PMI
5 1 (0.44%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.25%) Windows
2 11 (4.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.88%) Linux
5 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (53.74%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (29.07%) ETL
3 51 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (19.82%) Time Management
5 43 (18.94%) Project Management
6 42 (18.50%) Analytics
6 42 (18.50%) Migration
7 41 (18.06%) ERP
8 39 (17.18%) Visualisation
9 38 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (13.66%) Service Delivery
11 29 (12.78%) Break/Fix
11 29 (12.78%) Tech Ops
12 28 (12.33%) Creative Thinking
12 28 (12.33%) Risk Management
12 28 (12.33%) Strategic Thinking
13 26 (11.45%) Direct Marketing
14 24 (10.57%) Data Modelling
15 20 (8.81%) Data Management
15 20 (8.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 202 (88.99%) SQL
2 78 (34.36%) T-SQL
3 42 (18.50%) VBA
4 41 (18.06%) C#
5 37 (16.30%) Python
6 17 (7.49%) PowerShell
7 16 (7.05%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 11 (4.85%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.52%) R
10 7 (3.08%) Java
11 4 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.88%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.61%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) AAT
2 2 (0.88%) ACCA
2 2 (0.88%) CIMA
2 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.96%) GDPR
3 5 (2.20%) QA
4 4 (1.76%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.88%) Rancher
3 1 (0.44%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.44%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (40.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.01%) Oracle
3 11 (4.85%) Google
4 10 (4.41%) Civica
4 10 (4.41%) Databricks
5 8 (3.52%) RedGate
6 6 (2.64%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.76%) Cognos
8 3 (1.32%) IBM
8 3 (1.32%) Toshiba
9 2 (0.88%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.88%) Dell
9 2 (0.88%) Genesys
9 2 (0.88%) IFS
9 2 (0.88%) Verint
9 2 (0.88%) VMware
9 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
10 1 (0.44%) IDERA
10 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com