The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1 10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 35.71% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 83.33% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Renfrewshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 16.67% 42.86% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £45,000 £36,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.44% -11.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Demand Management
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 5 (83.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) Production DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Demand Management
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) IT Strategy
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware