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

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 705 708 784
Rank change year-on-year +3 +76  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 178 216 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 1.21% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 180 157
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -5.06%  

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 18419 17810 18603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.94% 18.09% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15182 15441 15595
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +24 175 £45,000 +5.88% 22
London +6 68 £67,500 +42.10% 6
North West -29 41 £35,500 -2.06% 6
Yorkshire +39 39 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Yorkshire +43 33 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Leeds +26 22 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cheshire -13 19 £32,500 -13.33%
City of London +22 17 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Runcorn +1 16 £32,000 -14.66%
Manchester -33 14 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Bradford - 11 £45,000 -
South East +35 9 £25,000 -39.75% 5
West Midlands +16 9 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Liverpool - 8 £36,000 -
Merseyside - 8 £36,000 - 1
Birmingham +12 7 £40,000 +33.33%
East of England -25 6 £46,250 +8.82%
Hampshire - 6 £25,000 - 2
Fareham - 5 £25,000 - 1
Hull - 5 £22,500 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £22,500 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Dunstable - 4 £46,250 -
South Wales +13 2 £33,750 +8.87%
Cardiff +6 2 £33,750 +8.87%
South West +4 2 £38,000 +42.05%
Wales +4 2 £33,750 +8.87%
Knutsford - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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).

1 312 (98.73%) SQL Server
2 286 (90.51%) SQL
3 196 (62.03%) T-SQL
4 152 (48.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 149 (47.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 135 (42.72%) Microsoft
7 111 (35.13%) Visual Studio
8 103 (32.59%) .NET
9 93 (29.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 92 (29.11%) C#
11 82 (25.95%) Windows
12 81 (25.63%) HTML
13 80 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (24.05%) ETL
15 73 (23.10%) ASP.NET
15 73 (23.10%) Finance
16 66 (20.89%) Data Warehouse
16 66 (20.89%) MVC
17 65 (20.57%) JavaScript
18 53 (16.77%) CSS
18 53 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
19 52 (16.46%) Microsoft Excel
19 52 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
20 50 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
21 47 (14.87%) Relational Database
22 42 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
23 40 (12.66%) Analytics
23 40 (12.66%) Degree
24 37 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
25 36 (11.39%) 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 (3.16%) IIS
2 7 (2.22%) CMS
2 7 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.58%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.63%) Content Management Server
4 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.63%) SAS
4 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (16.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.85%) WAN
2 8 (2.53%) Intranet
3 7 (2.22%) WebEx
4 6 (1.90%) Internet
5 5 (1.58%) DHCP
5 5 (1.58%) LAN
5 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.58%) VPN
5 5 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.95%) Extranet
7 2 (0.63%) Firewall
7 2 (0.63%) SMTP
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (98.73%) SQL Server
2 152 (48.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 149 (47.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (29.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 66 (20.89%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (14.87%) Relational Database
8 37 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (7.59%) Oracle Database
10 21 (6.65%) DTS
11 19 (6.01%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (4.75%) MS Access
13 15 (4.75%) NoSQL
14 14 (4.43%) Hadoop
14 14 (4.43%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (3.80%) Power BI
15 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (3.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 111 (35.13%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (10.44%) RStudio
4 25 (7.91%) Subversion
5 16 (5.06%) ERwin
6 12 (3.80%) Git (software)
6 12 (3.80%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.90%) Fiddler
7 6 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.27%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.95%) JIRA
9 3 (0.95%) NUnit
9 3 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.63%) NCrunch
10 2 (0.63%) Selenium
10 2 (0.63%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 73 (23.10%) Finance
2 34 (10.76%) Marketing
3 13 (4.11%) Law
4 10 (3.16%) Legal
5 7 (2.22%) Banking
6 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.90%) Retail
7 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (57.28%) Developer
2 71 (22.47%) SQL Developer
3 46 (14.56%) DBA
4 44 (13.92%) Analyst
5 39 (12.34%) Administrator
5 39 (12.34%) SQL DBA
6 35 (11.08%) .NET Developer
7 33 (10.44%) Software Developer
8 29 (9.18%) C# Developer
9 26 (8.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 24 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (6.33%) Data Scientist
11 20 (6.33%) Senior Developer
12 18 (5.70%) SQL Server Developer
13 16 (5.06%) SQL BI Developer
14 15 (4.75%) Senior SQL Developer
14 15 (4.75%) T-SQL Developer
15 14 (4.43%) Database Developer
15 14 (4.43%) Senior DBA
15 14 (4.43%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (32.59%) .NET
2 81 (25.63%) HTML
3 73 (23.10%) ASP.NET
4 53 (16.77%) CSS
5 42 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (10.13%) Ajax
7 31 (9.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 29 (9.18%) .NET Framework
9 27 (8.54%) AngularJS
9 27 (8.54%) Web Services
10 26 (8.23%) WCF
11 23 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (6.96%) Entity Framework
13 20 (6.33%) RESTful
13 20 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (6.01%) jQuery
15 11 (3.48%) XML
16 9 (2.85%) HTML5
17 6 (1.90%) JSON
17 6 (1.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.75%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.11%) Replication
6 8 (2.53%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.53%) iPad
7 7 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.90%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.90%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.63%) Clustering
10 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) EPoS
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
11 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.95%) Windows
2 21 (6.65%) Linux
3 15 (4.75%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.58%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.27%) Android
8 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.63%) Unix
10 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (24.05%) ETL
3 66 (20.89%) MVC
4 53 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (12.66%) Analytics
6 31 (9.81%) Data Modelling
7 23 (7.28%) High Availability
8 21 (6.65%) Performance Monitoring
9 20 (6.33%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.33%) Project Management
10 19 (6.01%) SDLC
11 18 (5.70%) Front End Development
12 17 (5.38%) Visualisation
13 16 (5.06%) Migration
14 15 (4.75%) Mathematics
15 14 (4.43%) Statistics
16 13 (4.11%) Actionable Insight
16 13 (4.11%) Mentoring
17 12 (3.80%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 286 (90.51%) SQL
2 196 (62.03%) T-SQL
3 92 (29.11%) C#
4 65 (20.57%) JavaScript
5 33 (10.44%) R
6 29 (9.18%) VBA
7 21 (6.65%) PowerShell
7 21 (6.65%) Python
8 19 (6.01%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.80%) VB
10 6 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.95%) C
12 1 (0.32%) C++
12 1 (0.32%) Java
12 1 (0.32%) PHP
12 1 (0.32%) Tcl
12 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.66%) Degree
2 26 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.01%) MCSE
4 16 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (4.43%) MCSA
6 7 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.58%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) AAT
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.43%) SLA
2 10 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 12 (3.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (6.96%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (2.53%) Perfmon
3 5 (1.58%) DameWare
4 2 (0.63%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (42.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.39%) Oracle
3 17 (5.38%) Tableau
4 11 (3.48%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.58%) Cloudera
5 5 (1.58%) Informatica
6 4 (1.27%) Cognos
6 4 (1.27%) Progress
6 4 (1.27%) SAP
7 3 (0.95%) Sybase
8 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.63%) Telerik
8 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) Facebook
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) Infor
9 1 (0.32%) Nintex
9 1 (0.32%) Sage
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + on site gym + free parking
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 22 days ago