The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 11 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 27.14% 6.45% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.36% 18.18% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -17.36%  
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 Salford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 22 11 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 31.43% 35.48% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 7
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Salford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Salford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Salford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
5 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (33.33%) .NET
8 11 (33.33%) C#
9 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 10 (30.30%) Internet
9 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.18%) LAN
11 6 (18.18%) WAN
12 5 (15.15%) VoIP
12 5 (15.15%) MVC
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (15.15%) Replication
12 5 (15.15%) VMware
12 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
13 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
13 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (12.12%) Database Theory
13 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
13 4 (12.12%) Finance

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP
4 4 (12.12%) Broadband
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) DNS
7 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (9.09%) Power BI
7 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
7 2 (6.06%) QlikView
7 2 (6.06%) RavenDB
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL
8 1 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Billing
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Internet Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Junior
6 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Database Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Junior Database Developer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) SSRS Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
4 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) iPad
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Signage
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) Database Theory
3 4 (12.12%) Document Management
3 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
4 3 (9.09%) ETL
4 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.09%) Task Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) NCDA
3 3 (9.09%) NCIE
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) VCAP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cacti
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) CommVault
6 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
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