The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 204 227
Rank change year-on-year -28 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 40 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 3.10% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 29
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,950 £30,725
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,250 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) is in the development application skills category. The next 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 development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1481 1064 1222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.63% 18.97% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2669 1921 1963
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the North West.

Salary trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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 Management Studio (SSMS) within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -21 19 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Manchester -43 13 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Merseyside - 8 £36,000 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (93.65%) SQL
3 41 (65.08%) T-SQL
4 39 (61.90%) Visual Studio
4 39 (61.90%) .NET
5 33 (52.38%) C#
6 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (39.68%) ETL
8 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
9 24 (38.10%) HTML
10 23 (36.51%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (31.75%) Windows
13 19 (30.16%) Web Services
13 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (25.40%) Mobile App
16 15 (23.81%) SDLC
16 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (23.81%) Project Management
17 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
18 13 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (20.63%) DTS
18 13 (20.63%) ERwin
18 13 (20.63%) MVC
19 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
20 10 (15.87%) CSS
20 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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 2 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) Content Management Server
1 2 (3.17%) EPiServer
1 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (20.63%) DTS
6 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (9.52%) Power BI
8 6 (9.52%) QlikView
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.17%) MS Access
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.59%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (20.63%) ERwin
4 7 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.59%) gulp
7 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 10 (15.87%) Marketing
2 6 (9.52%) Law
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) SQL Developer
3 18 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 16 (25.40%) .NET Developer
5 15 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (20.63%) Designer
6 13 (20.63%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
8 8 (12.70%) .NET Designer
8 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
9 7 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Software Designer
10 5 (7.94%) SQL BI Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
11 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 24 (38.10%) HTML
4 19 (30.16%) Web Services
5 10 (15.87%) CSS
6 9 (14.29%) jQuery
7 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.76%) Ajax
10 3 (4.76%) HTML5
10 3 (4.76%) XML
11 2 (3.17%) Middleware
12 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.59%) LESS
12 1 (1.59%) Sass
12 1 (1.59%) SignalR
12 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (25.40%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) ETL
2 23 (36.51%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) Project Management
4 15 (23.81%) SDLC
5 13 (20.63%) MVC
6 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.76%) ITIL
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Software Architecture
11 2 (3.17%) Balanced Scorecard
11 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.17%) CRM
11 2 (3.17%) Migration
11 2 (3.17%) OO
11 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (93.65%) SQL
2 41 (65.08%) T-SQL
3 33 (52.38%) C#
4 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) VBA
7 2 (3.17%) C
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Tableau
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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