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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 650 634 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.39% 12.61% 14.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.79% 49.42% 60.15%
Number of salaries quoted 583 534 729
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1165 1283 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.79% 25.51% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1048 1131
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 May 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 May 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 +3 250 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Slough +5 82 £42,500 -18.26% 5
Wokingham +6 78 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Maidenhead +2 61 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Bracknell +1 46 £42,750 -25.65% 9
Newbury -5 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Thatcham - 8 £37,500 -
Windsor +3 4 £35,500 -35.45%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 778 (54.87%) SQL
2 669 (47.18%) .NET
3 589 (41.54%) C#
4 483 (34.06%) Microsoft
5 420 (29.62%) JavaScript
6 404 (28.49%) Windows
7 400 (28.21%) Oracle
8 390 (27.50%) ASP.NET
9 364 (25.67%) HTML
10 343 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
11 326 (22.99%) MVC
12 316 (22.28%) CSS
13 305 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
14 277 (19.53%) Finance
15 234 (16.50%) MS Excel
15 234 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 218 (15.37%) XML
17 207 (14.60%) T-SQL
18 205 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 205 (14.46%) Windows Server
19 203 (14.32%) Degree
20 192 (13.54%) jQuery
21 191 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 190 (13.40%) Web Services
23 182 (12.83%) Java
24 175 (12.34%) Active Directory
25 171 (12.06%) VMware
26 169 (11.92%) IIS
27 166 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
28 161 (11.35%) Linux

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
1 169 (11.92%) IIS
2 95 (6.70%) SharePoint
3 94 (6.63%) WebSphere
4 92 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 73 (5.15%) Apache
6 48 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
7 46 (3.24%) JBoss
8 43 (3.03%) MS Exchange
9 38 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
10 37 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 37 (2.61%) WebLogic
11 33 (2.33%) Node.js
12 25 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 24 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (1.55%) Skype for Business
15 19 (1.34%) Apache Spark
15 19 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (0.85%) CMS
16 12 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 234 (16.50%) MS Excel
2 69 (4.87%) MS Office
3 5 (0.35%) MS Project
4 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.071%) GIMP
7 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.69%) HFM
1 24 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 22 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.21%) KANA IQ
7 3 (0.21%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.14%) MoSes
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.14%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.14%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.071%) Changepoint
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.071%) Primavera
9 1 (0.071%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (6.21%) SaaS
3 69 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.05%) Office 365
5 21 (1.48%) Google Play
6 5 (0.35%) Yammer
7 4 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.071%) IaaS
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.071%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (8.32%) Firewall
2 86 (6.06%) SAN
3 85 (5.99%) TCP/IP
4 62 (4.37%) LAN
5 61 (4.30%) WAN
6 58 (4.09%) NAS
7 50 (3.53%) DNS
8 48 (3.39%) HTTP
9 46 (3.24%) LDAP
10 41 (2.89%) Internet
11 28 (1.97%) Intranet
12 27 (1.90%) SSL
13 24 (1.69%) VPN
14 23 (1.62%) SMTP
15 21 (1.48%) DHCP
16 20 (1.41%) Wireshark
17 18 (1.27%) Network Security
18 16 (1.13%) iSCSI
19 15 (1.06%) FTP
20 12 (0.85%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 191 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 166 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
4 160 (11.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 142 (10.01%) Relational Database
6 130 (9.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 126 (8.89%) MySQL
8 99 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 99 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (5.64%) Oracle Database
10 77 (5.43%) NoSQL
11 76 (5.36%) RDBMS
12 62 (4.37%) QlikView
13 60 (4.23%) Big Data
14 55 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
15 53 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
16 35 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (2.40%) Hadoop
17 34 (2.40%) MongoDB
18 28 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 152 (10.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 100 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 56 (3.95%) Subversion
4 40 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 39 (2.75%) Toad
6 26 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 24 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 24 (1.69%) JIRA
8 14 (0.99%) WebLOAD
9 13 (0.92%) AQtime
9 13 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.92%) NUnit
10 12 (0.85%) MSTest
10 12 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (0.78%) NetBeans
12 9 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 6 (0.42%) Moq
14 6 (0.42%) MSBuild
14 6 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 277 (19.53%) Finance
2 69 (4.87%) Telecoms
3 58 (4.09%) Retail
4 45 (3.17%) Banking
5 41 (2.89%) Legal
6 34 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.97%) Marketing
8 23 (1.62%) Games
9 19 (1.34%) Automotive
10 17 (1.20%) Publishing
11 13 (0.92%) Advertising
12 12 (0.85%) German Language
12 12 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.71%) Electronics
14 6 (0.42%) Law
15 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
16 3 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.21%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 641 (45.20%) Developer
2 317 (22.36%) .NET Developer
3 267 (18.83%) C# Developer
4 200 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 183 (12.91%) Analyst
6 173 (12.20%) SQL Developer
7 132 (9.31%) Software Developer
8 112 (7.90%) Applications Support
9 103 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 102 (7.19%) Architect
10 102 (7.19%) C# Software Developer
11 94 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 90 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 87 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 87 (6.14%) Support Engineer
14 84 (5.92%) Senior Developer
15 83 (5.85%) Support Analyst
16 77 (5.43%) Consultant
17 69 (4.87%) Junior
18 60 (4.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 669 (47.18%) .NET
2 390 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 364 (25.67%) HTML
4 316 (22.28%) CSS
5 234 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 218 (15.37%) XML
7 192 (13.54%) jQuery
8 190 (13.40%) Web Services
9 111 (7.83%) WCF
10 101 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 96 (6.77%) HTML5
12 80 (5.64%) Ajax
13 79 (5.57%) .NET Framework
14 74 (5.22%) Middleware
15 72 (5.08%) AngularJS
16 71 (5.01%) WPF
17 68 (4.80%) SOAP
18 67 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 62 (4.37%) KnockoutJS
20 55 (3.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
1 107 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 74 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 42 (2.96%) Clustering
6 32 (2.26%) User Experience
6 32 (2.26%) Visualisation
7 31 (2.19%) Algorithms
7 31 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 24 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 24 (1.69%) Replication
9 21 (1.48%) Driving Licence
9 21 (1.48%) iPhone
10 20 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.13%) Data Integration
12 15 (1.06%) NHS
12 15 (1.06%) PMI
12 15 (1.06%) Social Media
12 15 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 404 (28.49%) Windows
2 205 (14.46%) Windows Server
3 161 (11.35%) Linux
4 106 (7.48%) Unix
5 91 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (4.16%) Android
8 57 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (2.12%) CentOS
11 26 (1.83%) Windows 7
12 22 (1.55%) Apple iOS
13 14 (0.99%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.92%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.63%) Windows NT
16 8 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.49%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.42%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
19 5 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (22.99%) MVC
3 305 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
4 158 (11.14%) ETL
5 138 (9.73%) ITIL
6 120 (8.46%) Scrum
6 120 (8.46%) SOA
7 115 (8.11%) SDLC
8 104 (7.33%) Performance Tuning
8 104 (7.33%) TDD
9 100 (7.05%) Analytics
10 85 (5.99%) Presales
11 79 (5.57%) Project Management
12 78 (5.50%) UML
13 77 (5.43%) OO
13 77 (5.43%) Web Development
14 75 (5.29%) Waterfall
15 74 (5.22%) Migration
16 71 (5.01%) Software Engineering
16 71 (5.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 778 (54.87%) SQL
2 589 (41.54%) C#
3 420 (29.62%) JavaScript
4 207 (14.60%) T-SQL
5 182 (12.83%) Java
6 97 (6.84%) VB.NET
7 81 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 68 (4.80%) PHP
9 67 (4.72%) C++
10 63 (4.44%) Perl
11 56 (3.95%) VB
12 37 (2.61%) C
13 34 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.05%) Python
15 14 (0.99%) VBScript
16 13 (0.92%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 10 (0.71%) VBA
17 10 (0.71%) XPath
18 9 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 203 (14.32%) Degree
2 83 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (3.46%) MCSE
4 28 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.62%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.41%) CISSP
8 16 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 15 (1.06%) CCNA
10 14 (0.99%) MCITP
11 9 (0.63%) MCSD
11 9 (0.63%) PhD
12 8 (0.56%) CEH
12 8 (0.56%) MCP
13 7 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.35%) MCSA
15 4 (0.28%) CCIE
15 4 (0.28%) CCNP
15 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.10%) Data Quality
2 43 (3.03%) QA
3 19 (1.34%) GAMP
4 11 (0.78%) SLA
5 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.28%) HL7
6 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.071%) FISMA
7 1 (0.071%) GPG13
7 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.071%) SAS 70
System Software
1 175 (12.34%) Active Directory
2 91 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (1.90%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.34%) HDFS
6 19 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.92%) vSphere
8 10 (0.71%) XenApp
9 9 (0.63%) Samba
9 9 (0.63%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.56%) XenServer
11 4 (0.28%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.28%) NDS
11 4 (0.28%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 4 (0.28%) Squid
11 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (2.75%) Puppet
2 33 (2.33%) OpenAM
3 16 (1.13%) SCCM
4 14 (0.99%) Perfmon
5 12 (0.85%) Nmap
6 11 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.63%) Nessus
7 9 (0.63%) SCOM
8 6 (0.42%) Nagios
8 6 (0.42%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.35%) Legato
9 5 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.35%) Simpana
10 4 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.21%) Plesk
11 3 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 483 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 400 (28.21%) Oracle
3 171 (12.06%) VMware
4 67 (4.72%) Red Hat
5 65 (4.58%) Cisco
6 49 (3.46%) SAP
7 47 (3.31%) HP
8 38 (2.68%) Citrix
9 36 (2.54%) IBM
9 36 (2.54%) Sun
10 32 (2.26%) Informatica
11 30 (2.12%) Cognos
12 25 (1.76%) Google
13 24 (1.69%) Hyperion
14 19 (1.34%) Tableau
15 18 (1.27%) Dell
16 16 (1.13%) EMC
16 16 (1.13%) Xamarin
17 15 (1.06%) Nintex
17 15 (1.06%) Symantec
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus a huge uncapped bonus and benef
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic plus bonus & benefits but there could be flexibility
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £5000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago