Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 885 737 925
Rank change year-on-year -148 +188 -86
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 236 455 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 1.34% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 212 425 236
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,600 £28,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 29,343 33,950 32,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.77% 20.17% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23,817 28,007 28,326
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 -8 102 £47,500 -9.52% 25
South East +10 42 £42,500 +9.68% 8
North of England -40 35 £42,000 -1.18% 6
Midlands +33 21 £36,566 -26.87% 5
Yorkshire +12 21 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -6 21 £35,000 -17.16% 5
West Midlands +13 15 £38,132 -23.74% 3
East of England 0 15 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North West -35 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +23 6 £31,451 +6.61% 2
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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).

1 197 (83.47%) SQL Server
2 190 (80.51%) SQL
3 133 (56.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (52.12%) Business Intelligence
4 123 (52.12%) Microsoft
5 122 (51.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 118 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 68 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 63 (26.69%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (26.27%) ETL
9 62 (26.27%) Analytics
10 61 (25.85%) Visual Studio
11 59 (25.00%) Finance
12 57 (24.15%) .NET
13 49 (20.76%) Microsoft Excel
14 48 (20.34%) Power BI
15 47 (19.92%) C#
15 47 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (19.07%) Oracle
17 40 (16.95%) Degree
18 39 (16.53%) ASP.NET
19 37 (15.68%) Data Modelling
19 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (15.25%) Tableau
21 34 (14.41%) Visualisation
22 30 (12.71%) XML
23 29 (12.29%) Data Management
23 29 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
24 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
24 28 (11.86%) Scrum

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 (4.66%) IIS
2 9 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.97%) Confluence
4 6 (2.54%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.69%) CMS
5 4 (1.69%) Mule
6 3 (1.27%) SAS
7 2 (0.85%) DNN
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (20.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (8.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.12%) Sage 200
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.85%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.85%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.42%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.42%) Magento
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (1.69%) Office 365
4 4 (1.69%) SaaS
5 3 (1.27%) npm
6 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.85%) GitHub
6 2 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) FTP
2 2 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) LAN
3 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.42%) SAN
3 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (83.47%) SQL Server
2 133 (56.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (51.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 63 (26.69%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (20.34%) Power BI
7 22 (9.32%) Data Mining
8 20 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
10 18 (7.63%) Relational Database
11 17 (7.20%) Big Data
11 17 (7.20%) NoSQL
12 15 (6.36%) MySQL
13 14 (5.93%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (5.08%) Hadoop
15 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (4.24%) PowerPivot
16 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (25.85%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.75%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.47%) JIRA
4 15 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.12%) NUnit
6 5 (2.12%) Selenium
6 5 (2.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 4 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.69%) MSTest
7 4 (1.69%) Subversion
8 3 (1.27%) gulp
8 3 (1.27%) jspm
8 3 (1.27%) Moq
8 3 (1.27%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.85%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (5.93%) Retail
3 10 (4.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.39%) Legal
5 5 (2.12%) Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Advertising
6 4 (1.69%) Automotive
6 4 (1.69%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 115 (48.73%) Developer
2 58 (24.58%) Analyst
3 51 (21.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 35 (14.83%) SQL Developer
5 17 (7.20%) DBA
5 17 (7.20%) Software Developer
6 16 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 15 (6.36%) Dashboard Developer
7 15 (6.36%) SQL BI Developer
7 15 (6.36%) SQL Server Developer
8 14 (5.93%) .NET Developer
9 13 (5.51%) Data Analyst
10 12 (5.08%) Business Developer
10 12 (5.08%) SQL Analyst
11 11 (4.66%) Database Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.66%) SSAS Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.24%) SQL Database Developer
12 10 (4.24%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.15%) .NET
2 39 (16.53%) ASP.NET
3 30 (12.71%) XML
4 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (11.44%) HTML
6 25 (10.59%) CSS
7 19 (8.05%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (7.20%) jQuery
8 17 (7.20%) Web Services
9 15 (6.36%) WCF
10 14 (5.93%) Ajax
10 14 (5.93%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.93%) JSON
11 13 (5.51%) Entity Framework
12 12 (5.08%) WinForms
13 9 (3.81%) LINQ
13 9 (3.81%) REST
14 8 (3.39%) .NET Core
15 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.24%) NHS
2 10 (4.24%) Replication
3 9 (3.81%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.81%) User Experience
4 8 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.97%) Fintech
5 7 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.97%) Life Science
6 5 (2.12%) e-Learning
6 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.59%) Windows
2 9 (3.81%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.97%) Linux
5 5 (2.12%) AIX
5 5 (2.12%) Android
5 5 (2.12%) Unix
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.12%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (26.27%) Analytics
2 62 (26.27%) ETL
3 47 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (15.68%) Data Modelling
5 34 (14.41%) Visualisation
6 29 (12.29%) Data Management
6 29 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (11.86%) Scrum
8 27 (11.44%) ERP
9 26 (11.02%) Data Analysis
10 25 (10.59%) Data Integration
11 22 (9.32%) MVC
12 21 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (7.63%) Computer Science
14 16 (6.78%) Dashboard Development
14 16 (6.78%) Migration
14 16 (6.78%) Software Engineering
14 16 (6.78%) Unit Testing
15 15 (6.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 190 (80.51%) SQL
2 118 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 47 (19.92%) C#
4 26 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 13 (5.51%) Python
6 13 (5.51%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.66%) VBScript
8 10 (4.24%) Java
8 10 (4.24%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.81%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.81%) VB
10 7 (2.97%) VBA
11 6 (2.54%) Scala
11 6 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.12%) C++
12 5 (2.12%) Korn
12 5 (2.12%) R
13 4 (1.69%) C
14 3 (1.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (16.95%) Degree
2 14 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.97%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.12%) ISEB
5 5 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.85%) PhD
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.42%) MBCS
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.17%) QA
2 17 (7.20%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.97%) GDPR
4 6 (2.54%) SLA
5 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.12%) Hyper-V
1 5 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (2.12%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) Control-M
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.85%) Consul
3 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.85%) Terraform
4 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.42%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.42%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 123 (52.12%) Microsoft
2 45 (19.07%) Oracle
3 36 (15.25%) Tableau
4 21 (8.90%) SAP
5 8 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (2.97%) IBM
6 7 (2.97%) Informatica
7 6 (2.54%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.12%) Google
8 5 (2.12%) IDERA
8 5 (2.12%) Sage
8 5 (2.12%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.69%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.69%) Ariba
9 4 (1.69%) Civica
9 4 (1.69%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (1.69%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.27%) Cognos
11 2 (0.85%) Telerik
11 2 (0.85%) VMware