Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SQL Server 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1201 1240 1294
Rank change year-on-year +39 +54 +27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.009% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% -2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £38,900
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% +30.37%

SQL Server 7 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 54745 56049 68490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.26% 29.67% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45083 47949 57675
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SQL Server 7
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQL Server 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 7 in the UK

SQL Server 7
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 7.

Salary trend for SQL Server 7 in the UK

SQL Server 7
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +26 5 £40,000 -5.88%
UK excluding London +25 5 £40,000 -5.88%
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SQL Server 7.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MCDBA
2 3 (60.00%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 7
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Junior SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (60.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle