Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Support Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 903 766 685
Rank change year-on-year -137 -81 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Support Analyst 281 445 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 249 400 612
UK median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,000 £53,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -7.58% -2.94% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 163,095 170,091 191,719
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.09% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131,470 137,314 161,223
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SQL Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Support Analyst in the UK

SQL Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Support Analyst.

Salary trend for SQL Support Analyst in the UK

SQL Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Support Analyst over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Support Analyst in the UK

SQL Support Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -121 272 £36,500 -2.67% 21
London -22 146 £46,750 +10.00% 7
UK excluding London -62 135 £30,500 -7.58% 15
North of England +12 52 £27,500 -20.86% 8
South East -45 38 £34,000 +3.03% 3
Yorkshire +16 33 £27,500 -21.43% 5
Midlands +16 22 £27,000 -22.86% 1
North West +25 19 £28,500 +5.56% 3
West Midlands +36 11 £30,000 -35.14% 1
East Midlands +5 11 £25,000 -
South West -17 9 £41,000 +17.14%
Scotland -7 6 £25,000 -6.54% 1
East of England -13 5 £31,000 -1.59% 2
Channel Islands - 3 £45,000 -

SQL Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, SQL Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SQL Support Analyst in the job title.

1 272 (96.80%) SQL
2 122 (43.42%) SQL Server
3 111 (39.50%) Finance
4 73 (25.98%) Oracle
5 69 (24.56%) Windows
6 68 (24.20%) Unix
6 68 (24.20%) Microsoft
7 57 (20.28%) ITIL
8 43 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (14.23%) Degree
9 40 (14.23%) .NET
10 37 (13.17%) Banking
11 35 (12.46%) T-SQL
11 35 (12.46%) Microsoft Office
12 33 (11.74%) FIX Protocol
13 31 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (10.32%) PL/SQL
15 28 (9.96%) C#
16 27 (9.61%) Linux
16 27 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (9.61%) Derivative
17 25 (8.90%) Windows Server
18 24 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (8.54%) Front Office
18 24 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
19 23 (8.19%) Sybase
20 22 (7.83%) Equities
20 22 (7.83%) Retail
20 22 (7.83%) MongoDB

SQL Support Analyst Skill Set
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 13 (4.63%) IIS
2 6 (2.14%) JBoss
3 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.42%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.07%) CMS
4 3 (1.07%) Confluence
4 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
Applications
1 35 (12.46%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) iTrent
1 4 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.07%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.71%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.36%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.36%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.20%) SaaS
3 4 (1.42%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.69%) FIX Connectivity
1 16 (5.69%) WAN
2 15 (5.34%) LAN
3 10 (3.56%) Internet
4 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.07%) FTP
6 2 (0.71%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) SMS
7 1 (0.36%) ADSL
7 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (7.83%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.12%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (6.41%) MySQL
7 18 (6.41%) Relational Database
8 14 (4.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (4.98%) Hadoop
8 14 (4.98%) NoSQL
9 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.85%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.27%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.36%) Firebug
General
1 111 (39.50%) Finance
2 37 (13.17%) Banking
3 24 (8.54%) Front Office
4 22 (7.83%) Retail
5 14 (4.98%) Back Office
6 10 (3.56%) Marketing
7 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.49%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.78%) Legal
9 5 (1.78%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.42%) Electronics
11 3 (1.07%) Law
11 3 (1.07%) Publishing
12 2 (0.71%) Automotive
13 1 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.36%) French Language
13 1 (0.36%) German Language
13 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.23%) .NET
2 33 (11.74%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (6.41%) Web Services
3 18 (6.41%) XML
4 17 (6.05%) HTML
5 12 (4.27%) CSS
6 11 (3.91%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.78%) SOAP
8 4 (1.42%) JMS
8 4 (1.42%) XSD
8 4 (1.42%) XSLT
9 3 (1.07%) EDI
10 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.71%) cXML
11 1 (0.36%) HTML5
11 1 (0.36%) jQuery
11 1 (0.36%) JSON
11 1 (0.36%) MDX
11 1 (0.36%) WCF
11 1 (0.36%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.61%) Derivative
2 24 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.83%) Equities
4 17 (6.05%) Fixed Income
5 14 (4.98%) Hedge funds
5 14 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.91%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.56%) Replication
9 6 (2.14%) Fintech
10 5 (1.78%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.42%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.42%) Eurex
11 4 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.07%) Exotic Derivative
12 3 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.07%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (1.07%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 69 (24.56%) Windows
2 68 (24.20%) Unix
3 27 (9.61%) Linux
4 25 (8.90%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.69%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.27%) Windows 10
8 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.56%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.42%) CentOS
10 4 (1.42%) Debian
10 4 (1.42%) Fedora
10 4 (1.42%) Solaris
10 4 (1.42%) SUSE
10 4 (1.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.28%) ITIL
2 43 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (6.41%) Customer Requirements
5 15 (5.34%) Service Management
6 12 (4.27%) Data Analysis
6 12 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (3.91%) B2B
7 11 (3.91%) ERP
8 10 (3.56%) Analytics
8 10 (3.56%) Asset Management
8 10 (3.56%) CRM
8 10 (3.56%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.56%) Electronic Trading
8 10 (3.56%) Problem Management
8 10 (3.56%) Project Management
9 9 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.20%) Incident Management
9 9 (3.20%) Process Improvement
10 8 (2.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 272 (96.80%) SQL
2 35 (12.46%) T-SQL
3 29 (10.32%) PL/SQL
4 28 (9.96%) C#
5 21 (7.47%) Perl
5 21 (7.47%) PowerShell
6 15 (5.34%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.98%) Java
7 14 (4.98%) VB
8 13 (4.63%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.56%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.20%) Python
11 5 (1.78%) VBA
12 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.42%) XPath
13 3 (1.07%) AWK
14 2 (0.71%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.71%) PHP
14 2 (0.71%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (14.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.71%) MCDBA
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.85%) QA
2 7 (2.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) GDPR
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) EMIR
4 1 (0.36%) FATCA
4 1 (0.36%) MiFID
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) XenApp
3 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.78%) Control-M
1 5 (1.78%) SCOM
2 3 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) SCSM
4 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 73 (25.98%) Oracle
2 68 (24.20%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.19%) Sybase
4 7 (2.49%) Bloomberg
5 6 (2.14%) Fidessa
5 6 (2.14%) Informatica
5 6 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.14%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.78%) BT
6 5 (1.78%) Google
6 5 (1.78%) ION Trading
6 5 (1.78%) Reuters
6 5 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.78%) SAP
7 4 (1.42%) CQG
7 4 (1.42%) Kronos
7 4 (1.42%) Patsystems
7 4 (1.42%) Solace
7 4 (1.42%) Sun
8 3 (1.07%) Northgate