Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 273 159 95
Rank change year-on-year -114 -64 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 67 254 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 2.01% 3.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 6.20% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60 232 375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £68,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

SQL Server 2014 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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,130 4,100 4,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.89% 32.41% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,688 3,437 3,779
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in the North West.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Manchester -72 33 £47,500 +26.67% 7
Cheshire -40 14 £45,000 - 4
Merseyside +1 11 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Lancashire -5 9 £36,000 +2.86% 3
SQL Server 2014
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (91.04%) SQL
3 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
4 37 (55.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (55.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (50.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (47.76%) T-SQL
6 32 (47.76%) ITIL
7 31 (46.27%) Degree
7 31 (46.27%) Relational Database
8 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (37.31%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
10 24 (35.82%) Finance
11 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (34.33%) Web Services
12 22 (32.84%) OLTP
12 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
12 22 (32.84%) Server Building
12 22 (32.84%) IT Strategy
13 20 (29.85%) Windows
14 19 (28.36%) SDLC
15 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
16 16 (23.88%) CSS
16 16 (23.88%) .NET
16 16 (23.88%) C#
17 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
17 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
18 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2016
19 12 (17.91%) XML

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (10.45%) Liferay
1 7 (10.45%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
2 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.94%) DHCP
2 8 (11.94%) DNS
2 8 (11.94%) SAN
3 6 (8.96%) FTP
3 6 (8.96%) HTTP
3 6 (8.96%) SMTP
3 6 (8.96%) SSH
4 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) PBX
4 3 (4.48%) VoIP
4 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (55.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (55.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (50.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (46.27%) Relational Database
5 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
6 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
6 22 (32.84%) OLTP
7 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
9 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (4.48%) Power BI
13 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.99%) OLAP
13 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.99%) QlikView
13 2 (2.99%) RavenDB
14 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
1 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
1 7 (10.45%) JMeter
1 7 (10.45%) Selenium
2 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.99%) MSTest
5 2 (2.99%) NUnit
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.43%) Advertising
3 9 (13.43%) Retail
4 7 (10.45%) Banking
4 7 (10.45%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) Electronics
6 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) DBA
2 21 (31.34%) Administrator
2 21 (31.34%) SQL DBA
3 16 (23.88%) Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Analyst Programmer
5 9 (13.43%) Programmer
6 7 (10.45%) Development DBA
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Test Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Test Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Database Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Database Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) Web Services
2 16 (23.88%) .NET
2 16 (23.88%) CSS
3 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
3 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
4 12 (17.91%) jQuery
4 12 (17.91%) XML
5 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (14.93%) HTML
7 9 (13.43%) Ajax
7 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (13.43%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (13.43%) RESTful
7 9 (13.43%) SOAP
7 9 (13.43%) WinForms
8 7 (10.45%) Gherkin
8 7 (10.45%) J2EE
9 5 (7.46%) .NET Core
9 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) APACS
3 4 (5.97%) Replication
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) IVR
5 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.99%) Fintech
5 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.45%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.84%) IT Strategy
4 22 (32.84%) Server Building
5 19 (28.36%) SDLC
6 9 (13.43%) ITIL V3
7 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.45%) Defect Management
8 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.45%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.45%) MVC
8 7 (10.45%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (10.45%) System Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.45%) V-Model
9 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 6 (8.96%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (91.04%) SQL
2 32 (47.76%) T-SQL
3 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.88%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) Java
6 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Degree
2 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.43%) CCNA
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.45%) ISEB
4 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
5 6 (8.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) vSphere
3 6 (8.96%) XenApp
3 6 (8.96%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.99%) Docker
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Terraform
2 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Genesys
6 2 (2.99%) EMC
6 2 (2.99%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Google