The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 4 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 111 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 21.09% 28.39% 20.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.19% 72.08% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 69
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 154 154 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 38.21% 39.39% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 121 144
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Liverpool over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 110 (53.92%) SQL
2 100 (49.02%) .NET
3 99 (48.53%) C#
4 90 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 74 (36.27%) ASP.NET
6 54 (26.47%) MVC
7 48 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 47 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (21.08%) HTML
9 43 (21.08%) Windows
10 41 (20.10%) CSS
11 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
12 39 (19.12%) jQuery
13 37 (18.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 35 (17.16%) Finance
15 33 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (16.18%) T-SQL
15 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
16 32 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (15.20%) ITIL
18 29 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (13.73%) .NET Framework
19 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
21 26 (12.75%) Windows Server
22 25 (12.25%) Data Centre
22 25 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
23 23 (11.27%) Entity Framework
24 22 (10.78%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 14 (6.86%) IIS
2 10 (4.90%) Apache
2 10 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.41%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.92%) CMS
4 8 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.94%) EPiServer
6 6 (2.94%) JBoss
7 5 (2.45%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.98%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.49%) Kentico
Applications
1 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.98%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.41%) SaaS
3 8 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.94%) IaaS
4 6 (2.94%) PaaS
5 5 (2.45%) GitHub
6 3 (1.47%) Office 365
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.33%) SAN
2 7 (3.43%) DNS
2 7 (3.43%) Firewall
2 7 (3.43%) VPN
3 6 (2.94%) DHCP
4 5 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.45%) Skype
5 4 (1.96%) LAN
5 4 (1.96%) NAS
5 4 (1.96%) Network Security
5 4 (1.96%) VoIP
5 4 (1.96%) WAN
6 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 33 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 17 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (7.84%) MySQL
7 16 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (5.39%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (3.92%) DTS
11 6 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.45%) Informix
12 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.78%) Visual Studio
3 18 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (3.92%) ERwin
4 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.45%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.98%) MSTest
7 2 (0.98%) NUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.49%) NuGet
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
8 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (17.16%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Banking
3 9 (4.41%) Law
3 9 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.45%) Marketing
5 3 (1.47%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (50.98%) Developer
2 75 (36.76%) .NET Developer
3 47 (23.04%) C# Developer
4 39 (19.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.25%) Analyst
6 23 (11.27%) DBA
7 21 (10.29%) SQL DBA
8 17 (8.33%) Data Analyst
8 17 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 15 (7.35%) SQL Server Developer
10 14 (6.86%) Administrator
10 14 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (6.37%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.39%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.39%) SQL Data Analyst
13 10 (4.90%) Server Engineer
13 10 (4.90%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.90%) SQL Server DBA
14 9 (4.41%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (49.02%) .NET
2 74 (36.27%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (21.08%) HTML
5 41 (20.10%) CSS
6 39 (19.12%) jQuery
7 29 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (13.73%) .NET Framework
9 23 (11.27%) Entity Framework
10 21 (10.29%) WCF
11 20 (9.80%) Node.js
12 18 (8.82%) HTML5
13 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
13 17 (8.33%) RESTful
14 15 (7.35%) AngularJS
15 13 (6.37%) Ajax
15 13 (6.37%) Web Services
16 11 (5.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.25%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.92%) Private Cloud
5 7 (3.43%) Replication
6 6 (2.94%) Clustering
6 6 (2.94%) FlexPod
6 6 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.96%) iPad
8 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.47%) NHS
9 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.49%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.08%) Windows
2 26 (12.75%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.80%) Linux
4 12 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.94%) Unix
6 6 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.45%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (1.96%) HPUX
9 3 (1.47%) Android
9 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.47%) MVC
2 32 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.20%) ITIL
4 29 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (10.78%) TDD
6 19 (9.31%) ITIL V3
7 17 (8.33%) BDD
7 17 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 14 (6.86%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.37%) CRM
9 13 (6.37%) ETL
10 12 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.39%) Data Modelling
11 11 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (5.39%) Web Development
12 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.90%) DevOps
13 9 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (4.41%) Release Management
14 8 (3.92%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (53.92%) SQL
2 99 (48.53%) C#
3 48 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 33 (16.18%) T-SQL
5 21 (10.29%) PowerShell
6 17 (8.33%) Ruby
6 17 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.37%) VB
8 4 (1.96%) Java
9 2 (0.98%) J#
9 2 (0.98%) VBScript
10 1 (0.49%) ABAP
10 1 (0.49%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) Perl
10 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.86%) Degree
3 12 (5.88%) CCNA
3 12 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.92%) ISEB
5 6 (2.94%) EMC Certification
5 6 (2.94%) MCITP
5 6 (2.94%) MCSE
5 6 (2.94%) NCDA
5 6 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.47%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (9.31%) Hyper-V
2 18 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.90%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.90%) vSphere
4 4 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.98%) NDS
5 2 (0.98%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.98%) XenApp
5 2 (0.98%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.49%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (3.92%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 6 (2.94%) SCCM
3 4 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.96%) SCDPM
3 4 (1.96%) SCOM
3 4 (1.96%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.49%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 90 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.78%) Oracle
3 20 (9.80%) VMware
4 12 (5.88%) Cisco
5 11 (5.39%) Citrix
6 9 (4.41%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.94%) EMC
7 6 (2.94%) IBM
7 6 (2.94%) NetApp
7 6 (2.94%) Software AG
8 5 (2.45%) SAP
9 4 (1.96%) IDERA
9 4 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.96%) RedGate
10 2 (0.98%) Sage
10 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.49%) HP
11 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.49%) Veritas
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