The median annual salary for a SQL Server Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Analyst
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 234 219
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 4660 4561
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analyst in the West Midlands

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Analyst in the West Midlands

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analyst in the West Midlands

SQL Server Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham +7 2 £40,000 +14.28%
SQL Server Analyst
England

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SQL Server Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) DTS
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) DTS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle