Period
to 18 January 2022

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 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 415 327 451
Rank change year-on-year -88 +124 +51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 28 2 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.020% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.098% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 22
10th Percentile £26,500 - £40,000
25th Percentile £33,125 £43,750 £45,006
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -29.63% +50.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £51,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £82,500 - £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -3.41%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,595 2,035 4,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.28% 20.71% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,426 1,767 3,897
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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

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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 6 months to 18 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 15 £60,000 - 1
Thames Valley -77 10 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Berkshire - 8 £51,250 - 2
Buckinghamshire -47 2 £33,750 - 1
Kent - 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -33 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 - 4
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
4 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) ETL
6 13 (46.43%) Azure
7 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (35.71%) .NET
9 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
9 10 (35.71%) Power Platform
9 10 (35.71%) Power BI
10 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (32.14%) C#
10 9 (32.14%) Python
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
11 8 (28.57%) VBA
12 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (25.00%) tSQLt
13 6 (21.43%) AWS
13 6 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
13 6 (21.43%) Marketing

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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Azure
2 10 (35.71%) Power Platform
3 6 (21.43%) AWS
4 5 (17.86%) Snowflake
5 4 (14.29%) GCP
5 4 (14.29%) IaaS
5 4 (14.29%) PaaS
5 4 (14.29%) Serverless
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Functions
6 2 (7.14%) GitHub
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.57%) Azure App Service
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Event Grid
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (3.57%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (35.71%) Power BI
5 6 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (17.86%) Biml
6 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (14.29%) BigQuery
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (7.14%) Big Data
9 2 (7.14%) Tableau
10 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
10 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.00%) tSQLt
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) ERwin
4 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (7.14%) NUnit
6 2 (7.14%) ReSharper
7 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA
7 1 (3.57%) JUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Advertising
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Data Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Data Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Core
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) Velocity
3 2 (7.14%) WinForms
3 2 (7.14%) WPF
4 1 (3.57%) Blazor
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) NLog
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
1 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) ETL
4 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) Direct Marketing
8 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (17.86%) Time Management
8 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics
9 4 (14.29%) DataOps
9 4 (14.29%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) VBA
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
6 4 (14.29%) R
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) IFS
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow