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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 501 677 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.80% 12.84% 12.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.17% 47.05% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 454 574 564
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
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
1040 1439 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.49% 27.30% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1192 979
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 £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +3 200 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Slough +10 68 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Maidenhead -2 53 £40,000 +1.91% 2
Newbury +1 42 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wokingham -5 41 £52,500 +3.44% 7
Bracknell -31 22 £42,500 -8.60% 6
Windsor -7 4 £41,250 -13.15% 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 614 (53.11%) SQL
2 541 (46.80%) .NET
3 478 (41.35%) C#
4 394 (34.08%) Microsoft
5 389 (33.65%) Windows
6 341 (29.50%) ASP.NET
7 338 (29.24%) JavaScript
8 305 (26.38%) MVC
9 279 (24.13%) HTML
10 278 (24.05%) Finance
11 257 (22.23%) Oracle
12 244 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
13 239 (20.67%) CSS
14 225 (19.46%) Windows Server
15 209 (18.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 194 (16.78%) Linux
17 193 (16.70%) Active Directory
18 188 (16.26%) MS Excel
19 167 (14.45%) TCP/IP
20 165 (14.27%) jQuery
21 161 (13.93%) VMware
22 160 (13.84%) Degree
23 158 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
24 156 (13.49%) Web Services
25 148 (12.80%) T-SQL
26 141 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 138 (11.94%) Firewall
28 130 (11.25%) IIS
29 124 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 123 (10.64%) XML

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
1 130 (11.25%) IIS
2 107 (9.26%) WebSphere
3 95 (8.22%) Tomcat
4 89 (7.70%) JBoss
5 83 (7.18%) Apache
6 80 (6.92%) SharePoint
6 80 (6.92%) WebLogic
7 53 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (3.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 36 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (2.85%) Skype for Business
11 32 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
12 31 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 28 (2.42%) MS Exchange
14 24 (2.08%) CMS
15 17 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (1.47%) nginx
16 13 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.95%) Apache Spark
18 10 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 188 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.36%) MS Office
3 14 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.04%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.43%) MS Project
6 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.43%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.17%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.17%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.087%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.28%) SaaS
2 60 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.42%) Office 365
5 24 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.69%) PaaS
7 6 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.52%) IaaS
8 5 (0.43%) Google Play
9 4 (0.35%) Yammer
10 3 (0.26%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.087%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 167 (14.45%) TCP/IP
2 138 (11.94%) Firewall
3 85 (7.35%) SAN
4 72 (6.23%) DNS
5 64 (5.54%) LDAP
6 50 (4.33%) LAN
6 50 (4.33%) WAN
7 46 (3.98%) HTTP
8 41 (3.55%) NAS
9 34 (2.94%) VPN
10 31 (2.68%) Internet
11 30 (2.60%) DHCP
12 28 (2.42%) SMTP
13 26 (2.25%) VoIP
14 23 (1.99%) PBX
15 22 (1.90%) FTP
16 17 (1.47%) Network Security
17 15 (1.30%) Wireshark
18 14 (1.21%) WebEx
19 13 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 124 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (10.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (9.34%) Relational Database
5 105 (9.08%) MySQL
6 92 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 91 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
8 89 (7.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 70 (6.06%) NoSQL
10 60 (5.19%) RDBMS
11 55 (4.76%) Oracle Database
12 54 (4.67%) Big Data
13 51 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 44 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
15 39 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
16 31 (2.68%) QlikView
17 25 (2.16%) Hadoop
17 25 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
19 20 (1.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 68 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (3.63%) Visual Studio
3 38 (3.29%) Git (software)
4 32 (2.77%) Subversion
5 24 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 20 (1.73%) JIRA
6 20 (1.73%) Toad
7 17 (1.47%) Maven
8 14 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (1.12%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.87%) Selenium
10 10 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.61%) AQtime
11 7 (0.61%) NUnit
11 7 (0.61%) WebLOAD
12 6 (0.52%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.35%) Ant
13 4 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 278 (24.05%) Finance
2 80 (6.92%) Banking
3 54 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.37%) Retail
5 32 (2.77%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.25%) Advertising
7 24 (2.08%) Games
7 24 (2.08%) Legal
8 17 (1.47%) Automotive
8 17 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.04%) German Language
11 9 (0.78%) French Language
11 9 (0.78%) Marketing
12 7 (0.61%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.52%) Publishing
13 6 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.43%) Electronics
15 4 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
16 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 530 (45.85%) Developer
2 290 (25.09%) .NET Developer
3 250 (21.63%) C# Developer
4 178 (15.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 161 (13.93%) SQL Developer
6 155 (13.41%) Software Developer
7 146 (12.63%) Applications Support
8 134 (11.59%) Support Engineer
9 122 (10.55%) Analyst
10 102 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 100 (8.65%) C# Software Developer
12 86 (7.44%) Senior Developer
13 85 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 84 (7.27%) .NET Software Developer
15 80 (6.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 60 (5.19%) Consultant
16 60 (5.19%) Technical Support
17 59 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
18 57 (4.93%) Applications Support Engineer
18 57 (4.93%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (46.80%) .NET
2 341 (29.50%) ASP.NET
3 279 (24.13%) HTML
4 239 (20.67%) CSS
5 209 (18.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 165 (14.27%) jQuery
7 156 (13.49%) Web Services
8 123 (10.64%) XML
9 88 (7.61%) WCF
10 78 (6.75%) HTML5
11 75 (6.49%) WPF
12 71 (6.14%) .NET Framework
13 70 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 66 (5.71%) AngularJS
14 66 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 53 (4.58%) Middleware
16 49 (4.24%) Entity Framework
17 44 (3.81%) KnockoutJS
18 40 (3.46%) LAMP
19 39 (3.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 81 (7.01%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (4.15%) Clustering
5 44 (3.81%) PMI
6 35 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 28 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
8 24 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 23 (1.99%) Replication
10 22 (1.90%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.90%) Life Science
10 22 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.82%) Statistics
12 20 (1.73%) User Experience
13 19 (1.64%) Visualisation
14 17 (1.47%) Driving Licence
15 15 (1.30%) PKI
16 12 (1.04%) Mathematics
17 10 (0.87%) N-Tier
18 9 (0.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 389 (33.65%) Windows
2 225 (19.46%) Windows Server
3 194 (16.78%) Linux
4 111 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 69 (5.97%) Unix
8 41 (3.55%) CentOS
9 37 (3.20%) Android
9 37 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (2.94%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.56%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 13 (1.12%) Windows 8
14 12 (1.04%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.69%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.69%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.52%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (26.38%) MVC
2 244 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (8.13%) ETL
5 91 (7.87%) ITIL
6 90 (7.79%) Analytics
7 89 (7.70%) Presales
8 82 (7.09%) Scrum
9 78 (6.75%) SOA
9 78 (6.75%) TDD
10 70 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 61 (5.28%) Waterfall
11 61 (5.28%) Web Development
12 59 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
13 57 (4.93%) Unit Testing
14 53 (4.58%) SDLC
15 51 (4.41%) UML
16 47 (4.07%) CRM
17 46 (3.98%) BDD
17 46 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 614 (53.11%) SQL
2 478 (41.35%) C#
3 338 (29.24%) JavaScript
4 148 (12.80%) T-SQL
5 109 (9.43%) Java
6 73 (6.31%) PowerShell
7 54 (4.67%) PHP
8 52 (4.50%) Perl
8 52 (4.50%) VB.NET
9 40 (3.46%) Bash Shell
10 29 (2.51%) Python
11 28 (2.42%) VB
12 25 (2.16%) C
13 24 (2.08%) PL/SQL
14 23 (1.99%) Ruby
15 22 (1.90%) C++
16 17 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 14 (1.21%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.21%) TypeScript
18 11 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 160 (13.84%) Degree
2 78 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (5.02%) MCSE
4 44 (3.81%) PMI Certification
5 40 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (3.29%) CCNA
7 33 (2.85%) MCITP
8 31 (2.68%) CISSP
8 31 (2.68%) Security Cleared
9 29 (2.51%) SC Cleared
10 25 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (1.82%) MCP
12 18 (1.56%) CISA
13 17 (1.47%) CEH
14 13 (1.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.95%) MCSA
16 10 (0.87%) MCTS
17 7 (0.61%) PhD
18 6 (0.52%) GCIH
19 3 (0.26%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.68%) SLA
2 22 (1.90%) GAMP
3 20 (1.73%) QA
4 16 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.21%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.35%) HL7
8 3 (0.26%) GPG13
9 1 (0.087%) COBIT
9 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 193 (16.70%) Active Directory
2 109 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 39 (3.37%) vSphere
5 34 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (2.51%) vCloud
7 20 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 13 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 12 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (0.95%) HDFS
11 11 (0.95%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.61%) Samba
12 7 (0.61%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.52%) ProxySG
13 6 (0.52%) XenApp
14 5 (0.43%) XenServer
15 4 (0.35%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (2.77%) Puppet
2 31 (2.68%) OpenAM
3 16 (1.38%) Perfmon
4 13 (1.12%) Nessus
4 13 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 10 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (0.87%) Nmap
5 10 (0.87%) SCCM
6 6 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.52%) SCOM
7 5 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.26%) WSUS
9 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.17%) Legato
9 2 (0.17%) Nagios
9 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.087%) cPanel
10 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.087%) vMotion
Vendors
1 394 (34.08%) Microsoft
2 257 (22.23%) Oracle
3 161 (13.93%) VMware
4 60 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 56 (4.84%) Cisco
6 33 (2.85%) Sun
7 32 (2.77%) HP
8 31 (2.68%) Cognos
9 30 (2.60%) Citrix
9 30 (2.60%) SAP
10 24 (2.08%) Google
11 23 (1.99%) Sybase
12 22 (1.90%) Avaya
12 22 (1.90%) Mitel
12 22 (1.90%) NEC
13 21 (1.82%) IBM
13 21 (1.82%) LogRhythm
14 20 (1.73%) Xamarin
15 16 (1.38%) Apple
15 16 (1.38%) Veeam
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus etc...
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Shift allowance, Pension, Healthcare....
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago