Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Support Analyst was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 892 835 723
Rank change year-on-year -57 -112 -167
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Support Analyst 272 384 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 239 333 554
UK median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +6.06% +1.54%

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 158,054 167,354 183,138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,348 133,989 153,460
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -30 265 £40,500 +8.00% 19
London +32 167 £50,000 +14.94% 10
UK excluding London -78 105 £32,500 -7.14% 9
South East -31 36 £31,000 -17.33% 4
North of England -8 34 £30,000 -13.04% 4
North West +17 21 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire +3 13 £31,500 -8.70% 2
Midlands +10 10 £31,500 -16.00%
South West -11 10 £41,000 +9.33%
East of England +1 8 £36,000 +11.63% 1
West Midlands +24 7 £35,000 -6.67%
Scotland -5 5 £25,000 -9.09%
East Midlands -18 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Channel Islands - 2 £45,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 255 (93.75%) SQL
2 131 (48.16%) Finance
3 111 (40.81%) SQL Server
4 66 (24.26%) Unix
4 66 (24.26%) Windows
5 63 (23.16%) Microsoft
6 58 (21.32%) Oracle
7 43 (15.81%) Degree
8 42 (15.44%) Banking
8 42 (15.44%) ITIL
8 42 (15.44%) Linux
9 40 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (13.97%) .NET
11 35 (12.87%) Microsoft Excel
11 35 (12.87%) Derivative
11 35 (12.87%) FIX Protocol
12 34 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
13 31 (11.40%) T-SQL
13 31 (11.40%) C#
14 30 (11.03%) Perl
15 28 (10.29%) Equities
16 27 (9.93%) Front Office
16 27 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (9.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 24 (8.82%) Asset Management
18 24 (8.82%) Fintech
18 24 (8.82%) Bash Shell
19 23 (8.46%) Java
19 23 (8.46%) Sybase

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 16 (5.88%) IIS
2 8 (2.94%) JBoss
3 5 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.10%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (12.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) iTrent
1 4 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.37%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.37%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.37%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.37%) Salerio
3 1 (0.37%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.78%) SaaS
2 11 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.47%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.78%) FIX Connectivity
2 11 (4.04%) LAN
2 11 (4.04%) WAN
3 9 (3.31%) Internet
4 7 (2.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.84%) DNS
5 5 (1.84%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.47%) FTP
7 2 (0.74%) DHCP
7 2 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (40.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.51%) MySQL
6 14 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (4.04%) RDBMS
9 11 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.68%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.68%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.10%) Hudson
2 3 (1.10%) JIRA
2 3 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.37%) Firebug
3 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 131 (48.16%) Finance
2 42 (15.44%) Banking
3 27 (9.93%) Front Office
4 13 (4.78%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.04%) Back Office
7 9 (3.31%) Retail
8 8 (2.94%) Marketing
9 5 (1.84%) Electronics
9 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.47%) Law
10 4 (1.47%) Legal
11 3 (1.10%) Publishing
12 2 (0.74%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Billing
13 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.37%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.97%) .NET
2 35 (12.87%) FIX Protocol
3 21 (7.72%) Web Services
4 19 (6.99%) HTML
5 17 (6.25%) XML
6 14 (5.15%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.68%) CSS
8 6 (2.21%) HTML5
9 5 (1.84%) WPF
10 4 (1.47%) JMS
10 4 (1.47%) XSD
11 3 (1.10%) SOAP
11 3 (1.10%) XSLT
12 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.74%) JSON
12 2 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (0.37%) JSON Schema
13 1 (0.37%) MDX
13 1 (0.37%) WCF
13 1 (0.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.87%) Derivative
2 28 (10.29%) Equities
3 27 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (8.82%) Fintech
5 21 (7.72%) Fixed Income
6 18 (6.62%) Hedge funds
7 16 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (4.04%) Management Information System
10 10 (3.68%) Computer Science
11 9 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (1.84%) Exotic Derivative
14 5 (1.84%) Reinsurance
14 5 (1.84%) Replication
14 5 (1.84%) Virtual Team
15 4 (1.47%) SWIFT
16 3 (1.10%) Eurex
16 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.26%) Unix
1 66 (24.26%) Windows
2 42 (15.44%) Linux
3 15 (5.51%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.41%) CentOS
5 11 (4.04%) SUSE
6 10 (3.68%) Fedora
6 10 (3.68%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.10%) Debian
10 3 (1.10%) Solaris
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.44%) ITIL
2 40 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (8.82%) Asset Management
5 22 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (6.99%) Data Analysis
7 17 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (6.25%) CRM
8 12 (4.41%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (4.41%) Service Management
9 11 (4.04%) Investment Management
10 10 (3.68%) Analytics
10 10 (3.68%) DevOps
10 10 (3.68%) ERP
10 10 (3.68%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.31%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (3.31%) Release Management
11 9 (3.31%) TDD
12 8 (2.94%) Project Management
12 8 (2.94%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 255 (93.75%) SQL
2 31 (11.40%) C#
2 31 (11.40%) T-SQL
3 30 (11.03%) Perl
4 24 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 23 (8.46%) Java
6 22 (8.09%) PowerShell
7 17 (6.25%) Python
7 17 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 14 (5.15%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.41%) VB
10 10 (3.68%) Ruby
11 9 (3.31%) C++
12 8 (2.94%) Bourne shell
12 8 (2.94%) Korn
13 7 (2.57%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.47%) AWK
14 4 (1.47%) VBScript
14 4 (1.47%) XPath
15 3 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (15.81%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.78%) SLA
2 8 (2.94%) QA
3 3 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.74%) GDPR
4 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) EMIR
5 1 (0.37%) FATCA
5 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Xen
3 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) Control-M
1 4 (1.47%) Nagios
1 4 (1.47%) SCOM
2 3 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Automic
3 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) logstash
3 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 63 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 58 (21.32%) Oracle
3 23 (8.46%) Sybase
4 11 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.57%) BT
6 6 (2.21%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.21%) Citrix
6 6 (2.21%) SAP
6 6 (2.21%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.21%) Tableau
7 5 (1.84%) Fidessa
7 5 (1.84%) Google
7 5 (1.84%) Reuters
7 5 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.47%) Cognos
8 4 (1.47%) Informatica
8 4 (1.47%) ION Trading
8 4 (1.47%) Kronos
8 4 (1.47%) Solace
8 4 (1.47%) Splunk