Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 469 481 508
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27 +37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 33 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.99% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 55
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +9.76%

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 5,025 6,083 6,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.88% 21.13% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,248 5,312 5,381
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,175 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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
Thames Valley +26 11 £27,000 -46.00% 4
Berkshire +28 10 £27,000 -46.00% 4
East Sussex - 9 £80,000 - 2
Hampshire +14 8 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Surrey +18 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Kent -21 1 £20,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
5 15 (45.45%) .NET
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (42.42%) C#
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
9 10 (30.30%) Azure
10 9 (27.27%) Entity Framework
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
12 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (21.21%) ETL
13 6 (18.18%) DTS
13 6 (18.18%) CSS
13 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
14 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
15 4 (12.12%) MVC
15 4 (12.12%) OOP

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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (18.18%) DTS
6 4 (12.12%) Power BI
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Junior
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Manager
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Technical Manager
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Manager
8 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Junior Microsoft Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Junior SQL Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Junior SQL Server Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Power BI Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (27.27%) Entity Framework
6 6 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) LESS
9 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) ETL
3 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) OOP
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (6.06%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) People Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (6.06%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) F#
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle