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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
Rank 729 741 736
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 135 209 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 1.12% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 180 191
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 £52,950 £65,000 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  

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 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
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 27 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 27 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 +13 125 £40,000 - 18
London +51 50 £45,000 -5.26% 4
City of London +50 24 £35,000 -36.36% 1
North West -11 21 £40,000 +14.28% 5
South East +61 13 £40,000 -
East of England -1 13 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Merseyside +9 12 £40,000 -
Liverpool - 12 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +16 10 £36,250 +3.57% 3
East Midlands +2 10 £36,500 -14.11%
Manchester -25 9 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Nottingham +17 8 - -
Essex +14 8 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +13 8 - -
West Yorkshire +26 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Chelmsford - 6 - - 1
Warwick +41 5 - -
Warwickshire +32 5 - -
West Midlands +30 5 - - 1
Leeds +14 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £36,000 -12.19%
Milton Keynes +1 5 £36,000 -16.27%
Isle of Man - 5 - -
Kent +28 4 £40,000 +23.07%
North Yorkshire +9 4 £35,000 -6.66%
York - 4 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
South West +17 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 27 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
3 117 (45.35%) T-SQL
4 116 (44.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 116 (44.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
6 78 (30.23%) Visual Studio
7 76 (29.46%) .NET
7 76 (29.46%) Business Intelligence
8 64 (24.81%) C#
9 59 (22.87%) Finance
10 54 (20.93%) ETL
10 54 (20.93%) MS Excel
11 49 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (18.60%) HTML
13 45 (17.44%) MVC
14 43 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 43 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 38 (14.73%) Windows
15 38 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 37 (14.34%) VBA
16 37 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (13.95%) Relational Database
18 35 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (12.40%) Degree
20 31 (12.02%) Ajax
20 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (11.63%) Analytics
22 29 (11.24%) Mentoring

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 10 (3.88%) Apache Spark
1 10 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.49%) IIS
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%) SAS
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.59%) 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 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.98%) Intranet
2 5 (1.94%) Firewall
2 5 (1.94%) Internet
2 5 (1.94%) WAN
3 4 (1.55%) HTTP
4 3 (1.16%) Extranet
4 3 (1.16%) SMTP
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) DNS
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 116 (44.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 116 (44.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 38 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (13.95%) Relational Database
7 24 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (8.91%) DTS
9 18 (6.98%) MS Access
10 17 (6.59%) Cognos Report Studio
10 17 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (6.20%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 16 (6.20%) Cognos Event Studio
11 16 (6.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (5.43%) MySQL
13 13 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 78 (30.23%) Visual Studio
2 35 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.88%) ERwin
4 10 (3.88%) Selenium
5 8 (3.10%) JIRA
5 8 (3.10%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.71%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.71%) FitNesse
6 7 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.55%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.16%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.16%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.16%) NUnit
9 3 (1.16%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.16%) Subversion
9 3 (1.16%) Toad
9 3 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (22.87%) Finance
2 16 (6.20%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Legal
4 9 (3.49%) Marketing
5 8 (3.10%) Banking
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%) German Language
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (43.02%) Developer
2 51 (19.77%) Analyst
3 46 (17.83%) SQL Developer
4 34 (13.18%) DBA
5 22 (8.53%) Administrator
5 22 (8.53%) SQL DBA
6 19 (7.36%) .NET Developer
7 18 (6.98%) Consultant
8 17 (6.59%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Specialist
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%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (29.46%) .NET
2 48 (18.60%) HTML
3 43 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 31 (12.02%) Ajax
4 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (11.24%) CSS
6 28 (10.85%) XML
7 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (8.91%) .NET Framework
9 19 (7.36%) WCF
10 18 (6.98%) jQuery
10 18 (6.98%) Web Services
11 16 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (6.20%) Entity Framework
12 12 (4.65%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.65%) JSON
12 12 (4.65%) MDX
12 12 (4.65%) RESTful
12 12 (4.65%) SOAP
13 10 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.43%) Replication
3 9 (3.49%) Clustering
3 9 (3.49%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.16%) iPad
5 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.39%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.39%) New Media
7 1 (0.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.39%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.73%) Windows
2 10 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.33%) 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.46%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (20.93%) ETL
3 49 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (17.44%) MVC
5 30 (11.63%) Analytics
6 29 (11.24%) Mentoring
7 24 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 22 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (8.14%) Visualisation
10 20 (7.75%) CRM
11 19 (7.36%) Dimensional Modelling
12 18 (6.98%) Data Management
12 18 (6.98%) ETL Development
12 18 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
13 16 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (5.81%) Data Modelling
15 12 (4.65%) Automated Testing
15 12 (4.65%) Mathematics
16 11 (4.26%) Web Development
17 10 (3.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (86.05%) SQL
2 117 (45.35%) T-SQL
3 64 (24.81%) C#
4 43 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.34%) VBA
6 17 (6.59%) VB
7 14 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.49%) R
9 5 (1.94%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.94%) Python
10 1 (0.39%) C
10 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.94%) MCSE
4 2 (0.78%) ISEB
4 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) AAT
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.04%) QA
2 12 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (1.94%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.16%) SCOM
4 1 (0.39%) DameWare
4 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.08%) Oracle
3 18 (6.98%) Cognos
4 12 (4.65%) Tableau
5 11 (4.26%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.88%) Informatica
7 5 (1.94%) VMware
8 4 (1.55%) Progress
8 4 (1.55%) RedGate
9 3 (1.16%) SAP
9 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.16%) Sybase
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe
10 2 (0.78%) Citrix
11 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.39%) Facebook
11 1 (0.39%) IBM
11 1 (0.39%) Nintex
11 1 (0.39%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £29000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
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City of London
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