The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 558 700 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.53% 13.67% 12.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.98% 49.65% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 515 589 641
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1163 1410 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.11% 27.54% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1121 1103
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -5 200 £44,000 -2.22% 22
Slough +7 74 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Maidenhead -4 70 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wokingham -7 54 £55,000 +9.45% 7
Newbury +2 46 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Bracknell -22 30 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Windsor -13 4 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 - 2
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 658 (54.47%) SQL
2 575 (47.60%) .NET
3 504 (41.72%) C#
4 402 (33.28%) Windows
5 394 (32.62%) Microsoft
6 351 (29.06%) JavaScript
7 349 (28.89%) ASP.NET
8 318 (26.32%) MVC
9 307 (25.41%) Oracle
10 299 (24.75%) HTML
11 281 (23.26%) Finance
12 258 (21.36%) CSS
13 254 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
14 229 (18.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 220 (18.21%) Windows Server
16 196 (16.23%) Linux
17 192 (15.89%) MS Excel
18 191 (15.81%) Active Directory
19 184 (15.23%) jQuery
20 183 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
21 170 (14.07%) Degree
22 161 (13.33%) TCP/IP
23 158 (13.08%) Web Services
23 158 (13.08%) T-SQL
24 156 (12.91%) VMware
25 155 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 144 (11.92%) IIS
27 140 (11.59%) Firewall
28 138 (11.42%) XML
29 136 (11.26%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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
1 144 (11.92%) IIS
2 114 (9.44%) WebSphere
3 103 (8.53%) Tomcat
4 90 (7.45%) Apache
5 88 (7.28%) JBoss
6 77 (6.37%) WebLogic
7 74 (6.13%) SharePoint
8 49 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (3.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 42 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
11 38 (3.15%) Skype for Business
12 29 (2.40%) MS Exchange
13 26 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 26 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (1.57%) CMS
15 17 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (1.41%) nginx
16 14 (1.16%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 192 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 69 (5.71%) MS Office
3 12 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.50%) MS Project
6 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.41%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.25%) KANA IQ
7 2 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.17%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.17%) SAP CCM
8 1 (0.083%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.083%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.083%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.79%) SaaS
2 66 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.40%) Office 365
5 17 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.83%) Google Play
7 6 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.50%) PaaS
8 5 (0.41%) Yammer
9 4 (0.33%) IaaS
10 3 (0.25%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.083%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 161 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 140 (11.59%) Firewall
3 86 (7.12%) SAN
4 68 (5.63%) LDAP
5 63 (5.22%) LAN
5 63 (5.22%) WAN
6 61 (5.05%) DNS
7 51 (4.22%) HTTP
8 50 (4.14%) NAS
9 40 (3.31%) Internet
10 30 (2.48%) VPN
11 28 (2.32%) SMTP
12 27 (2.24%) VoIP
13 26 (2.15%) DHCP
14 23 (1.90%) PBX
15 19 (1.57%) FTP
16 15 (1.24%) Intranet
17 13 (1.08%) Network Security
17 13 (1.08%) Wireshark
18 10 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 136 (11.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 126 (10.43%) Relational Database
4 122 (10.10%) MySQL
5 118 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 97 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
7 96 (7.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 87 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 72 (5.96%) RDBMS
10 66 (5.46%) NoSQL
10 66 (5.46%) Oracle Database
11 59 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
12 58 (4.80%) Big Data
13 54 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 46 (3.81%) QlikView
15 38 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
16 37 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
17 33 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
18 27 (2.24%) Hadoop
19 23 (1.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 89 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (4.47%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.48%) Subversion
4 33 (2.73%) Git (software)
5 26 (2.15%) Eclipse
5 26 (2.15%) Toad
6 23 (1.90%) JIRA
7 17 (1.41%) Maven
8 10 (0.83%) AQtime
8 10 (0.83%) TeamCity
8 10 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (0.83%) WebLOAD
9 9 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.66%) Artifactory
10 8 (0.66%) NetBeans
10 8 (0.66%) Selenium
11 7 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.41%) NUnit
13 4 (0.33%) MSTest
General
1 281 (23.26%) Finance
2 74 (6.13%) Banking
3 56 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 42 (3.48%) Retail
5 40 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.40%) Legal
7 27 (2.24%) Games
8 18 (1.49%) Automotive
9 17 (1.41%) Advertising
10 16 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.99%) Marketing
13 10 (0.83%) German Language
14 7 (0.58%) Music Industry
15 6 (0.50%) Electronics
15 6 (0.50%) Publishing
16 5 (0.41%) French Language
16 5 (0.41%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
18 2 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 562 (46.52%) Developer
2 293 (24.25%) .NET Developer
3 259 (21.44%) C# Developer
4 187 (15.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 169 (13.99%) SQL Developer
6 167 (13.82%) Software Developer
7 145 (12.00%) Applications Support
8 135 (11.18%) Analyst
9 131 (10.84%) Support Engineer
10 113 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 108 (8.94%) C# Software Developer
12 97 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 92 (7.62%) .NET Software Developer
14 87 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 87 (7.20%) Senior Developer
15 69 (5.71%) Support Analyst
16 64 (5.30%) Consultant
17 62 (5.13%) Technical Support
18 57 (4.72%) Linux Support
19 56 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (47.60%) .NET
2 349 (28.89%) ASP.NET
3 299 (24.75%) HTML
4 258 (21.36%) CSS
5 229 (18.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 184 (15.23%) jQuery
7 158 (13.08%) Web Services
8 138 (11.42%) XML
9 90 (7.45%) WCF
10 77 (6.37%) HTML5
11 72 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 72 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 71 (5.88%) WPF
13 65 (5.38%) .NET Framework
14 63 (5.22%) AngularJS
15 56 (4.64%) Middleware
16 49 (4.06%) KnockoutJS
17 44 (3.64%) Ajax
17 44 (3.64%) LAMP
18 39 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (8.36%) Computer Science
3 79 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 40 (3.31%) Clustering
5 40 (3.31%) PMI
6 31 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 27 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
9 26 (2.15%) Replication
9 26 (2.15%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.66%) Life Science
10 20 (1.66%) Statistics
11 19 (1.57%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.41%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.41%) User Experience
13 13 (1.08%) PKI
14 12 (0.99%) RIA
15 10 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.83%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 402 (33.28%) Windows
2 220 (18.21%) Windows Server
3 196 (16.23%) Linux
4 105 (8.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (7.45%) Unix
6 87 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (3.64%) Android
9 42 (3.48%) CentOS
10 37 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (2.57%) Apple iOS
12 23 (1.90%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.32%) Windows 8
14 15 (1.24%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.58%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (26.32%) MVC
2 254 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (9.11%) ITIL
5 98 (8.11%) Analytics
6 97 (8.03%) ETL
7 93 (7.70%) Scrum
8 92 (7.62%) SOA
9 84 (6.95%) TDD
10 80 (6.62%) Presales
11 78 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
12 76 (6.29%) SDLC
13 73 (6.04%) Software Engineering
14 69 (5.71%) Waterfall
15 63 (5.22%) Unit Testing
16 62 (5.13%) Web Development
17 59 (4.88%) UML
18 52 (4.30%) CRM
19 47 (3.89%) BDD
20 43 (3.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 658 (54.47%) SQL
2 504 (41.72%) C#
3 351 (29.06%) JavaScript
4 158 (13.08%) T-SQL
5 133 (11.01%) Java
6 78 (6.46%) PowerShell
7 57 (4.72%) Perl
7 57 (4.72%) PHP
7 57 (4.72%) VB.NET
8 36 (2.98%) C++
9 34 (2.81%) Bash Shell
9 34 (2.81%) PL/SQL
10 31 (2.57%) VB
11 29 (2.40%) Python
12 28 (2.32%) C
13 18 (1.49%) Ruby
14 17 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 16 (1.32%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.16%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 170 (14.07%) Degree
2 79 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (4.64%) MCSE
4 44 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (3.31%) PMI Certification
6 38 (3.15%) CCNA
7 32 (2.65%) Security Cleared
8 30 (2.48%) MCITP
8 30 (2.48%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.07%) CISSP
10 19 (1.57%) MCP
10 19 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.24%) MCSA
12 12 (0.99%) CISA
12 12 (0.99%) MCTS
13 11 (0.91%) CEH
14 10 (0.83%) PhD
15 8 (0.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.25%) GNVQ
16 3 (0.25%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.32%) Data Quality
1 28 (2.32%) SLA
2 26 (2.15%) QA
3 24 (1.99%) GAMP
4 16 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.33%) HL7
7 3 (0.25%) GPG13
8 1 (0.083%) COBIT
8 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 191 (15.81%) Active Directory
2 94 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 45 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
5 35 (2.90%) vSphere
6 23 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (1.66%) vCloud
8 14 (1.16%) HDFS
9 13 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (0.99%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.91%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.75%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.66%) XenServer
14 7 (0.58%) Samba
14 7 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.58%) XenApp
15 5 (0.41%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
17 1 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (2.98%) OpenAM
1 36 (2.98%) Puppet
2 17 (1.41%) Perfmon
3 13 (1.08%) SCCM
4 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (0.83%) Nmap
5 9 (0.75%) SCOM
6 8 (0.66%) Nessus
6 8 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (0.58%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.25%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.25%) WSUS
11 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.17%) Legato
11 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 394 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 307 (25.41%) Oracle
3 156 (12.91%) VMware
4 64 (5.30%) Red Hat
5 61 (5.05%) Cisco
6 40 (3.31%) SAP
6 40 (3.31%) Sun
7 35 (2.90%) Cognos
8 33 (2.73%) HP
9 31 (2.57%) Citrix
10 29 (2.40%) Google
11 25 (2.07%) Sybase
12 23 (1.90%) Avaya
12 23 (1.90%) IBM
12 23 (1.90%) Mitel
12 23 (1.90%) NEC
13 19 (1.57%) Xamarin
14 17 (1.41%) Apple
14 17 (1.41%) Veeam
15 16 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £350000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The One Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + On call allowance up to £8k
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + gym pen
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago