Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Westminster 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
City of Westminster > Westminster
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 8 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Westminster 31.25% 19.44% 6.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 31.82% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Westminster median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £20,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £44,500 £52,500
City of Westminster median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% -5.00%

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 Westminster with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Westminster
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Westminster 56.25% 61.11% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 13
Westminster median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £34,875 £30,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £46,250 £52,000
City of Westminster median annual salary £55,000 £42,536 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.30% -14.93% +8.70%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Westminster

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Westminster

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Westminster

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Westminster

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Westminster over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Westminster

SQL Server
Job Locations in Westminster

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Westminster region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Covent Garden +3 3 £40,000 -
SQL Server
City of Westminster

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Westminster region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Westminster 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec