The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 706 788
Rank change year-on-year -17 +82  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 164 222 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 1.25% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 187 155
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18396 17778 17758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.99% 18.09% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15303 15341 14835
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Trend

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
England +12 157 £45,000 +5.88% 18
London +3 58 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Yorkshire +45 36 £45,000 +83.67%
North West -15 36 £36,000 -0.68% 5
West Yorkshire +40 29 £45,000 +83.67%
Leeds +32 22 £45,000 +83.67%
City of London +14 17 £52,500 +16.66%
Liverpool - 14 £38,750 -
Merseyside - 14 £38,750 -
Manchester -27 12 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Cheshire -18 10 £32,500 -13.33% 2
East of England -33 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South East +47 9 £29,000 -23.68% 2
Runcorn +2 9 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Bradford - 7 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +24 5 £41,500 -24.54% 2
Dunstable - 5 £47,500 - 1
Hull - 4 £22,500 -
Isle of Man - 4 - -
East Yorkshire - 4 £22,500 -
Birmingham +9 3 £40,000 -27.27%
South West -10 3 £42,000 +58.49% 2
Essex -15 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £25,000 - 1
Stockport - 3 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £25,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £36,750 -2.00%
Milton Keynes -12 2 £36,750 -2.00%
Chelmsford - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 280 (98.59%) SQL Server
2 253 (89.08%) SQL
3 167 (58.80%) T-SQL
4 141 (49.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 136 (47.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 118 (41.55%) Microsoft
7 94 (33.10%) Visual Studio
8 93 (32.75%) .NET
9 85 (29.93%) C#
10 82 (28.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 77 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
12 73 (25.70%) Windows
13 65 (22.89%) Finance
14 63 (22.18%) HTML
14 63 (22.18%) ETL
15 62 (21.83%) ASP.NET
16 60 (21.13%) MVC
17 58 (20.42%) Data Warehouse
18 55 (19.37%) JavaScript
19 53 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (16.20%) Microsoft Excel
21 45 (15.85%) Relational Database
22 44 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
23 40 (14.08%) CSS
24 39 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
25 37 (13.03%) Oracle
26 35 (12.32%) Degree
26 35 (12.32%) Ajax
26 35 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
27 33 (11.62%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.52%) IIS
2 9 (3.17%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.11%) CMS
3 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.41%) Apache
4 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.70%) Content Management Server
5 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.70%) SAS
5 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (16.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (2.11%) Cognos Planning
2 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.58%) Intranet
2 7 (2.46%) Internet
2 7 (2.46%) WAN
3 5 (1.76%) WebEx
4 4 (1.41%) HTTP
5 3 (1.06%) Extranet
5 3 (1.06%) Firewall
5 3 (1.06%) SMTP
6 2 (0.70%) DHCP
6 2 (0.70%) LAN
6 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.70%) VPN
6 2 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (98.59%) SQL Server
2 141 (49.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 136 (47.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (28.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 58 (20.42%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (15.85%) Relational Database
7 44 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (8.45%) Oracle Database
10 23 (8.10%) DTS
11 18 (6.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (5.99%) MS Access
13 16 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (4.58%) Big Data
14 13 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (4.58%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (4.58%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (3.52%) Apache Hive
16 10 (3.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (33.10%) Visual Studio
2 32 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.63%) ERwin
4 15 (5.28%) RStudio
5 14 (4.93%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.87%) Subversion
7 9 (3.17%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.46%) Fiddler
9 5 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.76%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.41%) JIRA
10 4 (1.41%) NUnit
10 4 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.06%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.06%) NCrunch
11 3 (1.06%) Selenium
11 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.70%) Toad
13 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 65 (22.89%) Finance
2 29 (10.21%) Marketing
3 13 (4.58%) Law
4 10 (3.52%) Legal
5 8 (2.82%) Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.41%) Advertising
7 4 (1.41%) Retail
8 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.70%) French Language
9 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
10 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (52.11%) Developer
2 63 (22.18%) SQL Developer
3 43 (15.14%) DBA
4 39 (13.73%) Analyst
5 36 (12.68%) Administrator
6 34 (11.97%) SQL DBA
7 29 (10.21%) Software Developer
8 28 (9.86%) .NET Developer
9 24 (8.45%) C# Developer
10 22 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (6.34%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (6.34%) Senior Developer
11 18 (6.34%) SQL Server Developer
12 14 (4.93%) Report Analyst
12 14 (4.93%) Senior SQL Developer
13 13 (4.58%) Consultant
14 12 (4.23%) SQL Analyst
14 12 (4.23%) T-SQL Developer
15 11 (3.87%) Junior
15 11 (3.87%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (32.75%) .NET
2 63 (22.18%) HTML
3 62 (21.83%) ASP.NET
4 40 (14.08%) CSS
5 39 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (12.32%) Ajax
7 28 (9.86%) .NET Framework
8 27 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 25 (8.80%) WCF
10 23 (8.10%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.39%) Web Services
12 20 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (7.04%) Entity Framework
13 19 (6.69%) RESTful
14 17 (5.99%) jQuery
15 16 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (4.93%) XML
17 9 (3.17%) GeoJSON
17 9 (3.17%) HTML5
17 9 (3.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.28%) Replication
3 14 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.17%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.11%) iPad
7 5 (1.76%) Clustering
7 5 (1.76%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.76%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.70%) Windows
2 19 (6.69%) Linux
3 17 (5.99%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.41%) Android
7 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (22.18%) ETL
3 60 (21.13%) MVC
4 53 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (10.21%) Analytics
6 26 (9.15%) Data Modelling
7 21 (7.39%) High Availability
8 20 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 19 (6.69%) Digital Marketing
10 17 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (5.63%) Front End Development
12 15 (5.28%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.28%) Visualisation
13 14 (4.93%) Statistics
14 13 (4.58%) CRM
14 13 (4.58%) Data Management
14 13 (4.58%) Project Management
14 13 (4.58%) SDLC
15 12 (4.23%) Incident Management
15 12 (4.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 253 (89.08%) SQL
2 167 (58.80%) T-SQL
3 85 (29.93%) C#
4 55 (19.37%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.56%) VBA
6 21 (7.39%) PowerShell
7 19 (6.69%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.99%) R
9 14 (4.93%) VB
10 11 (3.87%) Python
11 5 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.06%) C
13 1 (0.35%) C++
13 1 (0.35%) Java
13 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (12.32%) Degree
2 20 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.93%) MCSE
4 9 (3.17%) Master's Degree
4 9 (3.17%) MCSA
5 6 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.41%) MCP
7 1 (0.35%) AAT
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.52%) QA
3 8 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.76%) HDFS
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (7.04%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (1.76%) DameWare
2 5 (1.76%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 118 (41.55%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.03%) Oracle
3 11 (3.87%) Tableau
4 10 (3.52%) Cloudera
5 9 (3.17%) Cognos
5 9 (3.17%) Informatica
6 8 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.41%) Progress
7 4 (1.41%) SAP
8 3 (1.06%) Sybase
9 2 (0.70%) Telerik
9 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.35%) Adobe
10 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.35%) Facebook
10 1 (0.35%) Google
10 1 (0.35%) Infor
10 1 (0.35%) Nintex
10 1 (0.35%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) VMware
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pluralsight Membership+GreatBenefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Symplectic
Salary: competitive based on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Oncall Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: Training, Pension, Overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Royal Agricultural College
Salary: From £21,220 to £29,301 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mediaforce
Salary: Attractive salary package
Posted: 23 days ago