The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 436 401
Rank change year-on-year +54 -35  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 12 21 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.080% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.62% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 66
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,000
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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2874 3414 3595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.15% 17.44% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2518 3101 3048
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Kent +18 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £36,000 -12.19%
Berkshire +40 2 £34,000 -
Hampshire +24 1 - -
West Sussex +8 1 £42,500 +6.25%
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (30.43%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (17.39%) HTML
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) IIS
10 3 (13.04%) CSS
10 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) SLA
10 3 (13.04%) Windows

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.70%) MS Access
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (4.35%) DTS
9 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
9 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 6 (26.09%) DBA
3 5 (21.74%) Database Manager
3 5 (21.74%) DBA Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Business Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Database Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) Flash
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) MVC
1 7 (30.43%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) SEO
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau