Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 32 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 12.75% 21.20% 23.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.57% 65.22% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 58
Wakefield median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £29,850 £27,500 £30,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 46 92 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 18.33% 32.51% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 88 67
Wakefield median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,275 £29,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,471 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% - +2.56%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Wakefield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Wakefield

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Wakefield over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 13 (40.63%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (28.13%) MVC
7 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
8 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 8 (25.00%) Firewall
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.75%) vSphere
10 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.75%) VoIP
10 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.63%) SAN
11 5 (15.63%) ERP
11 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
11 5 (15.63%) C

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) VoIP
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) SSL
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) IT Support
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) Node.js
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) WCF
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) React
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
4 2 (6.25%) WPF
4 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Fluent NHibernate
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) High Availability
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) C
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) VB
5 3 (9.38%) VB6
6 2 (6.25%) RPG
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 4 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (6.25%) Brocade
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Progress
6 2 (6.25%) QAD
6 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix