Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.57% 12.45% 7.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.60% 59.62% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 36
Middlesex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,250 £36,875
90th Percentile £48,500 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server 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 Middlesex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 43 52 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 24.57% 20.88% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 74
Middlesex median annual salary £36,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,850 £74,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Middlesex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Veeva
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Applications Support
2 5 (62.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau