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

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 735 771
Rank change year-on-year +24 +36  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 151 228 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 1.21% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 120 193 173
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.62% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  

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 17637 18817 18043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.42% 18.11% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14793 16180 15147
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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 £42,500

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 April 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 April 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 +19 141 £42,500 - 13
London +24 57 £47,500 - 1
North West -15 28 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Yorkshire +42 25 £45,000 +28.57% 3
City of London +31 23 £47,500 -1.55%
West Yorkshire +27 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Merseyside - 17 £38,750 -
Liverpool - 17 £38,750 -
Leeds +33 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England -26 13 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Manchester -27 11 £35,000 - 3
South East +62 8 £36,000 -5.26% 1
Essex -7 8 - -
Bradford - 6 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 6 - -
West Midlands +17 5 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Isle of Man - 5 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Stockport - 4 £32,500 -
York - 4 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Kent - 4 £40,000 -
Warwick +33 3 - -
Warwickshire +31 3 - -
South West +8 3 £42,000 +52.72% 1
South Wales - 3 £29,000 -
Wales - 3 £29,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £29,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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).

1 260 (94.55%) SQL Server
2 243 (88.36%) SQL
3 143 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 139 (50.55%) T-SQL
5 136 (49.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (39.64%) Microsoft
7 87 (31.64%) .NET
8 86 (31.27%) Visual Studio
9 82 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (27.64%) C#
11 68 (24.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (24.00%) Finance
13 62 (22.55%) ETL
14 56 (20.36%) Data Warehouse
15 55 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (19.64%) Windows
17 53 (19.27%) MVC
18 52 (18.91%) ASP.NET
18 52 (18.91%) HTML
19 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
20 46 (16.73%) Microsoft Excel
21 38 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
22 37 (13.45%) Relational Database
22 37 (13.45%) Ajax
23 36 (13.09%) Oracle
23 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
23 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2012
24 35 (12.73%) CSS
25 33 (12.00%) VBA
25 33 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.27%) IIS
2 9 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.18%) CMS
4 5 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.45%) Apache
5 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.73%) Content Management Server
7 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.73%) SAS
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (16.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 14 (5.09%) Cognos Planning
3 9 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.45%) Intranet
2 5 (1.82%) Firewall
2 5 (1.82%) Internet
2 5 (1.82%) WAN
3 4 (1.45%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) Extranet
4 3 (1.09%) SMTP
5 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
6 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (94.55%) SQL Server
2 143 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 136 (49.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (24.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 56 (20.36%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (13.45%) Relational Database
7 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (8.73%) DTS
9 19 (6.91%) Oracle Database
9 19 (6.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (6.55%) MS Access
11 15 (5.45%) Cognos Report Studio
12 14 (5.09%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 14 (5.09%) Cognos Event Studio
12 14 (5.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 14 (5.09%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (5.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (5.09%) SQL Server 2016
13 13 (4.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 86 (31.27%) Visual Studio
2 33 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.82%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.45%) ERwin
5 9 (3.27%) Selenium
6 8 (2.91%) JIRA
7 6 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.18%) Fiddler
7 6 (2.18%) FitNesse
7 6 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.18%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.18%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.82%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.45%) NUnit
9 4 (1.45%) RStudio
9 4 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.09%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.09%) NCrunch
10 3 (1.09%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 66 (24.00%) Finance
2 18 (6.55%) Marketing
3 14 (5.09%) Law
4 10 (3.64%) Legal
5 7 (2.55%) Banking
6 5 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.45%) Advertising
7 4 (1.45%) Retail
7 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.73%) Billing
8 2 (0.73%) French Language
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (46.55%) Developer
2 55 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 46 (16.73%) Analyst
4 43 (15.64%) DBA
5 35 (12.73%) Administrator
6 30 (10.91%) SQL DBA
7 22 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 20 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
9 18 (6.55%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.55%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (5.45%) Consultant
12 14 (5.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 14 (5.09%) Cognos Specialist
12 14 (5.09%) Senior SQL Developer
13 13 (4.73%) Report Analyst
13 13 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (4.36%) SQL Analyst
14 12 (4.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.64%) .NET
2 52 (18.91%) ASP.NET
2 52 (18.91%) HTML
3 38 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (13.45%) Ajax
5 35 (12.73%) CSS
6 28 (10.18%) .NET Framework
6 28 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 25 (9.09%) XML
8 24 (8.73%) WCF
9 21 (7.64%) Entity Framework
10 20 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (6.91%) Web Services
12 18 (6.55%) AngularJS
12 18 (6.55%) RESTful
13 17 (6.18%) jQuery
14 15 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (4.73%) SOAP
16 11 (4.00%) JSON
17 10 (3.64%) GeoJSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.36%) Replication
4 9 (3.27%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.18%) Clustering
5 6 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.82%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.09%) iPad
7 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.64%) Windows
2 15 (5.45%) Linux
3 12 (4.36%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.09%) Android
7 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Unix
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (22.55%) ETL
3 55 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (19.27%) MVC
5 29 (10.55%) Analytics
6 26 (9.45%) Mentoring
7 23 (8.36%) Data Modelling
7 23 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 20 (7.27%) Visualisation
9 18 (6.55%) CRM
9 18 (6.55%) High Availability
9 18 (6.55%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (6.18%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (5.82%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (5.82%) ETL Development
12 15 (5.45%) Data Management
12 15 (5.45%) Front End Development
12 15 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
13 14 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 243 (88.36%) SQL
2 139 (50.55%) T-SQL
3 76 (27.64%) C#
4 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
5 33 (12.00%) VBA
6 20 (7.27%) PowerShell
7 19 (6.91%) VB.NET
8 16 (5.82%) VB
9 10 (3.64%) R
10 6 (2.18%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.18%) Python
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) Java
11 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (11.64%) Degree
2 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.64%) MCSE
4 5 (1.82%) MCSA
5 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) AAT
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.09%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.36%) QA
3 4 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.45%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.09%) Perfmon
2 3 (1.09%) SCOM
3 2 (0.73%) DameWare
Vendors
1 109 (39.64%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.09%) Oracle
3 18 (6.55%) Cognos
4 11 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 11 (4.00%) Tableau
5 10 (3.64%) Informatica
6 5 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.45%) Progress
7 4 (1.45%) SAP
8 3 (1.09%) RedGate
8 3 (1.09%) Sybase
9 2 (0.73%) Citrix
9 2 (0.73%) VMware
10 1 (0.36%) Adobe
10 1 (0.36%) Capita
10 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.36%) Facebook
10 1 (0.36%) Google
10 1 (0.36%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) Infor
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive Salary & Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
London, UK
Dulwich Picture Gallery
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago