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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 217 218
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 23 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.82% 1.64% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 31
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,350 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  

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 1266 1216 1158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.67% 21.16% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1062 1019
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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)
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 March 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
Merseyside +10 13 £40,000 -
Manchester -24 10 £35,000 - 5
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (87.88%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) .NET
4 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (45.45%) C#
6 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
6 14 (42.42%) ETL
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
8 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (30.30%) CSS
10 10 (30.30%) HTML
10 10 (30.30%) MVC
10 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (30.30%) jQuery
11 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 9 (27.27%) DTS
11 9 (27.27%) ERwin
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
12 7 (21.21%) Law
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

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 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Content Management Server
1 2 (6.06%) EPiServer
1 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (27.27%) DTS
5 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (27.27%) ERwin
4 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium
6 3 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
7 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 7 (21.21%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Senior SQL Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Developer
8 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
8 2 (6.06%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) HTML
3 10 (30.30%) jQuery
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) XML
6 3 (9.09%) Ajax
6 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) Behat
7 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 2 (6.06%) WSDL
7 2 (6.06%) XSD
8 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ETL
2 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (30.30%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) ATDD
8 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
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