Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 758 905 855
Rank change year-on-year +147 -50 +61
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 409 251 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 0.80% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 374 194 359
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,075 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% -

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 33,793 31,420 35,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.49% 18.97% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28,045 26,963 30,488
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +42 142 £55,000 +22.22% 14
North of England +48 95 £42,500 +16.44% 8
East of England +27 52 £45,250 +0.56% 6
North West +4 49 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South East +24 48 £45,000 +16.13% 4
South West +49 42 £41,000 +22.39% 6
Yorkshire +43 41 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Midlands -9 30 £34,500 +6.15% 11
West Midlands -2 25 £37,500 +15.38% 6
East Midlands -15 5 £29,500 -9.23% 5
North East - 5 £31,000 - 3
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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).

1 395 (96.58%) SQL Server
2 354 (86.55%) SQL
3 239 (58.44%) T-SQL
4 233 (56.97%) Microsoft
5 220 (53.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 211 (51.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 164 (40.10%) Business Intelligence
8 155 (37.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 136 (33.25%) C#
10 132 (32.27%) .NET
11 116 (28.36%) Visual Studio
12 113 (27.63%) ETL
13 103 (25.18%) Data Warehouse
14 90 (22.00%) JavaScript
15 84 (20.54%) Finance
16 82 (20.05%) ASP.NET
17 76 (18.58%) HTML
18 73 (17.85%) Power BI
19 71 (17.36%) MVC
19 71 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
20 70 (17.11%) Analytics
21 68 (16.63%) Windows
22 64 (15.65%) CSS
23 61 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
24 60 (14.67%) Data Modelling
25 58 (14.18%) Advertising
25 58 (14.18%) Degree
26 57 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
27 56 (13.69%) Microsoft Excel
28 55 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008

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 (2.69%) SAS
2 8 (1.96%) IIS
2 8 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.98%) CMS
5 3 (0.73%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (13.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.47%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.98%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.73%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 61 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.20%) OpenShift
3 9 (2.20%) SaaS
4 7 (1.71%) Office 365
5 3 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (0.73%) Data Lake Analytics
5 3 (0.73%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) DNS
2 4 (0.98%) HTTP
3 3 (0.73%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.49%) DHCP
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) PBX
4 2 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (96.58%) SQL Server
2 220 (53.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 211 (51.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 155 (37.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 103 (25.18%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (17.85%) Power BI
7 55 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (8.80%) OLAP
9 36 (8.80%) Relational Database
10 32 (7.82%) OLTP
11 30 (7.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 28 (6.85%) Oracle Database
13 27 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (4.40%) MS Access
16 17 (4.16%) Star Schema
17 16 (3.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 16 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 116 (28.36%) Visual Studio
2 52 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (9.29%) Subversion
4 37 (9.05%) RStudio
5 11 (2.69%) Toad
6 10 (2.44%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.98%) ERwin
7 4 (0.98%) Log4Net
7 4 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.98%) Selenium
8 3 (0.73%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.73%) NuGet
8 3 (0.73%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.24%) gulp
10 1 (0.24%) jspm
General
1 84 (20.54%) Finance
2 58 (14.18%) Advertising
3 26 (6.36%) Retail
4 17 (4.16%) Automotive
4 17 (4.16%) Marketing
5 15 (3.67%) Banking
6 13 (3.18%) Back Office
7 3 (0.73%) Publishing
8 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (47.68%) Developer
2 92 (22.49%) Analyst
3 58 (14.18%) DBA
3 58 (14.18%) SQL Developer
4 48 (11.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 45 (11.00%) SQL DBA
6 31 (7.58%) .NET Developer
7 29 (7.09%) Data Analyst
8 27 (6.60%) Administrator
8 27 (6.60%) Data Scientist
9 26 (6.36%) C# Developer
9 26 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
10 25 (6.11%) Applications Support
11 23 (5.62%) SSIS Developer
12 22 (5.38%) SQL Server Developer
13 21 (5.13%) Business Analyst
13 21 (5.13%) R Developer
14 16 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Developer
15 15 (3.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (32.27%) .NET
2 82 (20.05%) ASP.NET
3 76 (18.58%) HTML
4 64 (15.65%) CSS
5 43 (10.51%) jQuery
6 42 (10.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 36 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (8.56%) .NET Framework
9 30 (7.33%) WPF
10 27 (6.60%) Ajax
10 27 (6.60%) AngularJS
11 21 (5.13%) Entity Framework
12 18 (4.40%) WCF
13 16 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (3.91%) Web Services
14 13 (3.18%) LINQ
14 13 (3.18%) RESTful
15 12 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (2.44%) XML
17 9 (2.20%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (10.02%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.18%) Clustering
5 10 (2.44%) Replication
6 6 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.47%) FMCG
6 6 (1.47%) Graphic Design
6 6 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 1 (0.24%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.24%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.63%) Windows
2 19 (4.65%) Linux
2 19 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.91%) Unix
3 16 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (40.10%) Business Intelligence
2 113 (27.63%) ETL
3 71 (17.36%) MVC
4 70 (17.11%) Analytics
5 60 (14.67%) Data Modelling
6 57 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (12.47%) Mathematics
8 48 (11.74%) Performance Tuning
9 39 (9.54%) Data Analysis
10 32 (7.82%) Data Science
10 32 (7.82%) Visualisation
11 29 (7.09%) Migration
12 28 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
13 25 (6.11%) Business Analysis
14 23 (5.62%) Data Management
15 22 (5.38%) High Availability
16 21 (5.13%) Web Development
17 20 (4.89%) Statistics
18 19 (4.65%) Project Management
19 18 (4.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 354 (86.55%) SQL
2 239 (58.44%) T-SQL
3 136 (33.25%) C#
4 90 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 49 (11.98%) Python
6 41 (10.02%) PowerShell
7 39 (9.54%) R
8 21 (5.13%) VBA
9 19 (4.65%) PL/SQL
10 16 (3.91%) VB
11 15 (3.67%) Java
12 14 (3.42%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.96%) C++
13 8 (1.96%) VBScript
14 7 (1.71%) VB6
15 6 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (1.47%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.22%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.22%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (14.18%) Degree
2 30 (7.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.69%) MCSA
4 11 (2.69%) MCSE
5 6 (1.47%) ISEB
5 6 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.98%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.98%) PhD
7 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.91%) SLA
2 15 (3.67%) GDPR
3 13 (3.18%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.93%) QA
5 6 (1.47%) SEPA
6 1 (0.24%) COSHH
System Software
1 6 (1.47%) HDFS
2 3 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (3.91%) Perfmon
2 9 (2.20%) Ganglia
3 6 (1.47%) SCCM
4 4 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.49%) WSUS
7 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 233 (56.97%) Microsoft
2 54 (13.20%) Oracle
3 39 (9.54%) Tableau
4 8 (1.96%) Cognos
4 8 (1.96%) ServiceNow
4 8 (1.96%) Teradata
5 6 (1.47%) Informatica
5 6 (1.47%) Talend
6 4 (0.98%) Capita
6 4 (0.98%) IFS
6 4 (0.98%) Orchard
6 4 (0.98%) SAP
7 3 (0.73%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.73%) FactSet
7 3 (0.73%) Google
7 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.73%) StatPro
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe
8 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) VMware