The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 880 827 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.94% 15.61% 18.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.66% 54.52% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 803 739 1060
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1475 1517 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.05% 28.63% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1295 1583
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 344 £42,500 +6.25% 57
Slough +5 111 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Bracknell +5 83 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Maidenhead -5 60 £37,500 -16.66% 12
Newbury -6 53 £37,500 - 5
Wokingham +1 52 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Ascot -2 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Windsor -13 6 £41,500 -5.14% 1
Thatcham - 6 £25,000 -
Hungerford +4 2 £48,750 +50.00%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 1007 (56.23%) .NET
2 956 (53.38%) C#
3 781 (43.61%) SQL
4 743 (41.49%) Microsoft
5 735 (41.04%) ASP.NET
6 538 (30.04%) Windows
7 500 (27.92%) HTML
8 490 (27.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 449 (25.07%) JavaScript
10 415 (23.17%) MS Excel
11 394 (22.00%) CSS
11 394 (22.00%) MVC
12 318 (17.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 299 (16.69%) Oracle
14 294 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 294 (16.42%) Degree
15 283 (15.80%) WCF
16 272 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
17 261 (14.57%) jQuery
18 228 (12.73%) Finance
18 228 (12.73%) T-SQL
19 227 (12.67%) Linux
20 224 (12.51%) XML
21 217 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
22 212 (11.84%) TDD
23 208 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 207 (11.56%) Ajax
25 204 (11.39%) Visual Studio
26 194 (10.83%) IIS
27 189 (10.55%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 194 (10.83%) IIS
2 158 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 92 (5.14%) MS Exchange
4 75 (4.19%) Apache
5 67 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 66 (3.69%) CMS
7 50 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
8 46 (2.57%) WordPress
9 45 (2.51%) Alfresco
10 44 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 43 (2.40%) Drupal
12 36 (2.01%) nginx
13 34 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
14 33 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
15 29 (1.62%) Node.js
16 28 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (1.56%) Tomcat
17 20 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (1.06%) WebLogic
19 18 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 415 (23.17%) MS Excel
2 92 (5.14%) MS Office
3 7 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.34%) MS Project
5 5 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.056%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.056%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 50 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.34%) Sage 200
3 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) Magento
4 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.17%) Exchequer
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.17%) HFM
6 2 (0.11%) Summit
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.056%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.056%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.056%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.056%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (2.85%) SaaS
3 12 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.50%) Office 365
5 5 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.17%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.056%) Force.com
8 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 146 (8.15%) Internet
2 97 (5.42%) Firewall
3 88 (4.91%) TCP/IP
4 56 (3.13%) SAN
5 50 (2.79%) DNS
6 45 (2.51%) VoIP
7 41 (2.29%) WAN
7 41 (2.29%) LAN
8 31 (1.73%) VPN
8 31 (1.73%) FTP
9 30 (1.68%) HTTP
10 28 (1.56%) Network Security
11 26 (1.45%) LDAP
12 22 (1.23%) DHCP
13 20 (1.12%) Wireless
14 16 (0.89%) GPRS
15 15 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.78%) Intranet
17 11 (0.61%) iSCSI
17 11 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (27.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 318 (17.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 217 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 208 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 177 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
6 165 (9.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 143 (7.98%) Relational Database
8 140 (7.82%) MySQL
9 85 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 57 (3.18%) RDBMS
11 55 (3.07%) OLAP
12 40 (2.23%) SQL Server 2000
13 38 (2.12%) Oracle Database
14 28 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.56%) InterSystems Cache
14 28 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (1.45%) QlikView
15 26 (1.45%) DB2
16 25 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
17 24 (1.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 204 (11.39%) Visual Studio
2 86 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (4.30%) Subversion
4 67 (3.74%) NUnit
5 66 (3.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 40 (2.23%) Git (software)
7 39 (2.18%) Moq
8 27 (1.51%) MSTest
9 16 (0.89%) TeamCity
10 15 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (0.78%) Selenium
11 14 (0.78%) JIRA
12 12 (0.67%) JUnit
12 12 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.61%) Ant
14 9 (0.50%) WebObjects
15 7 (0.39%) LoadRunner
15 7 (0.39%) Eclipse
16 6 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
16 6 (0.34%) TestComplete
General
1 228 (12.73%) Finance
2 97 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 78 (4.36%) Marketing
4 71 (3.96%) Games
5 50 (2.79%) Retail
6 24 (1.34%) Banking
7 23 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.01%) German Language
9 14 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.67%) Legal
10 12 (0.67%) Publishing
11 11 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 11 (0.61%) French Language
12 8 (0.45%) Billing
12 8 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.34%) Electronics
13 6 (0.34%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.28%) Local Government
14 5 (0.28%) Advertising
15 4 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 992 (55.39%) Developer
2 439 (24.51%) .NET Developer
3 250 (13.96%) C# Developer
4 218 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 198 (11.06%) Software Developer
6 185 (10.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 182 (10.16%) Consultant
8 180 (10.05%) Senior Developer
9 155 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 94 (5.25%) Analyst
11 89 (4.97%) SQL Developer
12 83 (4.63%) Web Developer
13 77 (4.30%) Support Engineer
14 75 (4.19%) Junior
15 71 (3.96%) Administrator
16 67 (3.74%) DBA
17 63 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
18 61 (3.41%) SQL DBA
18 61 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
19 58 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1007 (56.23%) .NET
2 735 (41.04%) ASP.NET
3 500 (27.92%) HTML
4 394 (22.00%) CSS
5 294 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 283 (15.80%) WCF
7 261 (14.57%) jQuery
8 224 (12.51%) XML
9 207 (11.56%) Ajax
10 180 (10.05%) Web Services
11 151 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 144 (8.04%) .NET Framework
13 142 (7.93%) HTML5
14 105 (5.86%) WPF
15 81 (4.52%) WinForms
16 71 (3.96%) Razor View Engine
17 65 (3.63%) Castle Windsor
18 61 (3.41%) LINQ
19 60 (3.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 57 (3.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 163 (9.10%) Computer Science
2 77 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (4.13%) Mathematics
4 57 (3.18%) Clustering
5 51 (2.85%) iPhone
6 46 (2.57%) Mobile App
7 42 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
8 41 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 31 (1.73%) Replication
10 23 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 21 (1.17%) Social Network
11 21 (1.17%) Physics
12 19 (1.06%) Smartphone
12 19 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.01%) PKI
13 18 (1.01%) Data Extraction
13 18 (1.01%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.84%) iPad
15 14 (0.78%) FMCG
15 14 (0.78%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 538 (30.04%) Windows
2 227 (12.67%) Linux
3 144 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 129 (7.20%) UNIX
6 57 (3.18%) Android
7 54 (3.02%) Windows XP
8 43 (2.40%) CentOS
9 40 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (1.84%) Ubuntu
11 29 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
12 20 (1.12%) Windows 7
13 18 (1.01%) Windows Vista
14 17 (0.95%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.89%) Apple iOS
16 15 (0.84%) Windows 8
17 14 (0.78%) Solaris
18 13 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (0.73%) Windows Phone
19 8 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (22.00%) MVC
2 272 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
3 212 (11.84%) TDD
4 187 (10.44%) OO
5 186 (10.39%) Software Engineering
6 176 (9.83%) ETL
7 167 (9.32%) Scrum
8 162 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (5.81%) Migration
10 100 (5.58%) Web Application Development
11 85 (4.75%) Web Development
12 84 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
13 80 (4.47%) BDD
14 79 (4.41%) Data Modelling
15 77 (4.30%) CRM
16 75 (4.19%) Project Management
17 69 (3.85%) OOP
18 64 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
19 60 (3.35%) OOD
20 59 (3.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 956 (53.38%) C#
2 781 (43.61%) SQL
3 449 (25.07%) JavaScript
4 228 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 184 (10.27%) VB.NET
6 168 (9.38%) Java
7 135 (7.54%) C++
8 97 (5.42%) PHP
9 78 (4.36%) VB
10 65 (3.63%) Perl
11 44 (2.46%) Python
12 41 (2.29%) C
13 31 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.45%) MUMPS
15 25 (1.40%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.34%) VBScript
17 23 (1.28%) PowerShell
18 22 (1.23%) Shell Script
19 18 (1.01%) Ruby
20 16 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 294 (16.42%) Degree
2 189 (10.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (5.25%) MCTS
4 87 (4.86%) Security Cleared
5 84 (4.69%) MCP
6 73 (4.08%) MCSD
7 66 (3.69%) MCSE
8 60 (3.35%) MCAD
9 51 (2.85%) MCITP
10 45 (2.51%) SC Cleared
11 33 (1.84%) CISSP
12 27 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (1.23%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.06%) CISA
15 18 (1.01%) CCNA
16 17 (0.95%) ISEB
17 16 (0.89%) MCSA
17 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
18 12 (0.67%) RHCE
19 10 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.69%) SLA
2 48 (2.68%) QA
3 31 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.45%) HL7
5 20 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.95%) GPG13
7 12 (0.67%) GAMP
8 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.056%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.056%) BS25999
System Software
1 163 (9.10%) Active Directory
2 117 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.57%) vSphere
5 33 (1.84%) VMware ESX
6 23 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.56%) KVM
8 9 (0.50%) Terminal Server
8 9 (0.50%) XenApp
9 6 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.28%) UAG
10 5 (0.28%) vCloud
10 5 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.22%) Xen
12 3 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 48 (2.68%) Plesk
2 28 (1.56%) SCCM
3 22 (1.23%) Puppet
4 18 (1.01%) SCOM
5 14 (0.78%) Nagios
5 14 (0.78%) WSUS
6 11 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.39%) Netcool
9 6 (0.34%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.28%) MOM
11 4 (0.22%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.17%) ZENworks
12 3 (0.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.11%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 743 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 299 (16.69%) Oracle
3 143 (7.98%) VMware
4 71 (3.96%) Red Hat
5 68 (3.80%) Cisco
6 45 (2.51%) Cognos
7 38 (2.12%) Business Objects
8 35 (1.95%) Citrix
9 34 (1.90%) JBoss
10 33 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (1.45%) Google
12 25 (1.40%) Fujitsu
13 19 (1.06%) IBM
13 19 (1.06%) SAP
14 17 (0.95%) Teradata
15 16 (0.89%) SonicWALL
16 14 (0.78%) Symantec
17 13 (0.73%) Facebook
17 13 (0.73%) Twitter
18 12 (0.67%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5k car + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum company pension, share holders schem
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £40000 per annum - Good Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brook Street - working in partnership with Microsoft
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + comm + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brook Street - working in partnership with Microsoft
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30% Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago