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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
Rank 715 741 743
Rank change year-on-year +26 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 134 205 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 1.11% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 174 192
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,250 £50,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  

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 16365 18517 17052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.54% 18.05% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13751 15813 14307
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 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
England +19 124 £40,000 - 20
London +52 50 £45,000 -5.26% 6
City of London +51 25 £35,000 -36.36% 2
North West -17 21 £40,000 +14.28% 8
South East +58 13 £40,000 -
East of England +8 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Merseyside +10 12 £40,000 - 2
Liverpool - 12 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +1 10 £36,500 -14.11%
Yorkshire +22 9 £35,000 - 2
Manchester -28 9 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Nottinghamshire +15 8 - -
Nottingham +14 8 - -
Essex +10 8 - - 1
Chelmsford - 6 - - 1
Warwick +37 5 - -
Warwickshire +33 5 - -
West Midlands +31 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire +18 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £36,000 -12.19%
Milton Keynes -5 5 £36,000 -16.27%
Isle of Man - 5 - -
Kent +22 4 £40,000 +23.07%
North Yorkshire +11 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Leeds +7 4 £45,000 +28.57% 2
York - 4 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
South West +15 3 £42,000 +29.23% 2
South Wales - 3 £29,000 -
Wales - 3 £29,000 -

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 240 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 222 (86.05%) SQL
3 116 (44.96%) T-SQL
4 115 (44.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 115 (44.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (41.09%) Microsoft
6 78 (30.23%) Visual Studio
7 77 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
8 76 (29.46%) .NET
9 64 (24.81%) C#
10 58 (22.48%) Finance
11 55 (21.32%) MS Excel
12 54 (20.93%) ETL
13 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 45 (17.44%) MVC
16 44 (17.05%) HTML
17 42 (16.28%) ASP.NET
18 40 (15.50%) JavaScript
19 39 (15.12%) Windows
19 39 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
20 37 (14.34%) Relational Database
20 37 (14.34%) VBA
20 37 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
21 35 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
22 31 (12.02%) Ajax
22 31 (12.02%) Degree
23 30 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
24 29 (11.24%) Mentoring
25 28 (10.85%) Analytics

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related 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 11 (4.26%) IIS
2 10 (3.88%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.55%) Apache
4 4 (1.55%) CMS
4 4 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.78%) Content Management Server
6 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) JBoss
7 1 (0.39%) SAS
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (21.32%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) InDesign
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.20%) Cognos Planning
2 8 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.98%) Intranet
2 6 (2.33%) Internet
3 5 (1.94%) Firewall
3 5 (1.94%) WAN
4 4 (1.55%) HTTP
5 3 (1.16%) Extranet
5 3 (1.16%) SMTP
6 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) SSL
7 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 115 (44.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 115 (44.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 39 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (14.34%) Relational Database
6 24 (9.30%) DTS
6 24 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (6.98%) MS Access
8 17 (6.59%) Cognos Report Studio
8 17 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (6.20%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 16 (6.20%) Cognos Event Studio
9 16 (6.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 14 (5.43%) MySQL
11 13 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (30.23%) Visual Studio
2 35 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.26%) Selenium
5 10 (3.88%) ERwin
6 8 (3.10%) JIRA
6 8 (3.10%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.71%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.71%) FitNesse
7 7 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.55%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.55%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.16%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.16%) NCrunch
10 3 (1.16%) NUnit
10 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.16%) Toad
10 3 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (22.48%) Finance
2 15 (5.81%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Legal
4 8 (3.10%) Banking
5 7 (2.71%) Marketing
6 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.94%) Retail
8 4 (1.55%) Advertising
9 3 (1.16%) Billing
9 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.78%) French Language
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) German Language
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (42.25%) Developer
2 51 (19.77%) Analyst
3 46 (17.83%) SQL Developer
4 34 (13.18%) DBA
5 22 (8.53%) SQL DBA
6 21 (8.14%) Administrator
7 18 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 18 (6.98%) Consultant
8 17 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 16 (6.20%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Cognos Specialist
9 16 (6.20%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (5.81%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.43%) SQL Server Developer
12 13 (5.04%) Senior SQL Developer
12 13 (5.04%) SQL Analyst
13 12 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 12 (4.65%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (29.46%) .NET
2 44 (17.05%) HTML
3 42 (16.28%) ASP.NET
4 31 (12.02%) Ajax
5 30 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (10.85%) XML
7 27 (10.47%) CSS
8 24 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 23 (8.91%) .NET Framework
10 19 (7.36%) WCF
11 18 (6.98%) Web Services
12 17 (6.59%) jQuery
13 16 (6.20%) Entity Framework
14 15 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (4.65%) AngularJS
15 12 (4.65%) JSON
15 12 (4.65%) MDX
15 12 (4.65%) RESTful
15 12 (4.65%) SOAP
16 10 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.81%) Replication
3 14 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.88%) Clustering
5 9 (3.49%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.94%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.94%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.16%) iPad
8 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.39%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.39%) New Media
10 1 (0.39%) NHS
10 1 (0.39%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.12%) Windows
2 11 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.94%) Linux
5 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.16%) Android
6 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.16%) Unix
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (20.93%) ETL
3 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (17.44%) MVC
5 29 (11.24%) Mentoring
6 28 (10.85%) Analytics
7 24 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 24 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (7.36%) CRM
8 19 (7.36%) Dimensional Modelling
8 19 (7.36%) Visualisation
9 18 (6.98%) ETL Development
9 18 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (6.59%) Data Management
11 16 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (5.81%) Data Modelling
13 12 (4.65%) Automated Testing
13 12 (4.65%) Change Management
14 11 (4.26%) Mathematics
14 11 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 222 (86.05%) SQL
2 116 (44.96%) T-SQL
3 64 (24.81%) C#
4 40 (15.50%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.34%) VBA
6 17 (6.59%) VB
7 14 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.71%) R
9 5 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.16%) Python
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (12.02%) Degree
2 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.94%) MCSE
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.39%) AAT
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) QA
2 12 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) Perfmon
2 5 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.16%) SCOM
4 1 (0.39%) DameWare
4 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (41.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.69%) Oracle
3 18 (6.98%) Cognos
4 12 (4.65%) Tableau
5 11 (4.26%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.88%) Informatica
7 7 (2.71%) VMware
8 5 (1.94%) RedGate
9 4 (1.55%) Progress
10 3 (1.16%) SAP
10 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.16%) Sybase
11 2 (0.78%) Adobe
11 2 (0.78%) Citrix
12 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.39%) Capita
12 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.39%) Google
12 1 (0.39%) Infor
12 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £29000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Baseline Recruit
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Close Brothers Group plc
Salary: Competitive + Discretionary Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum upto 35K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + On Call/Call Out Allwnc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £26000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 22 days ago