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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 642 683 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.33% 13.47% 13.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.36% 48.96% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 587 580 716
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 £57,500 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1181 1395 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 27.52% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1108 1130
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 £65,750 £63,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -2 234 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Wokingham +3 89 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Slough -3 74 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Maidenhead +4 66 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bracknell +7 49 £42,500 -5.55%
Newbury +6 30 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Thatcham - 7 £51,250 - 2
Windsor -5 3 £36,000 -31.42% 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 739 (54.38%) SQL
2 663 (48.79%) .NET
3 587 (43.19%) C#
4 436 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 417 (30.68%) JavaScript
6 400 (29.43%) ASP.NET
7 391 (28.77%) Windows
8 364 (26.78%) Oracle
9 360 (26.49%) HTML
10 352 (25.90%) MVC
11 307 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
12 305 (22.44%) CSS
13 284 (20.90%) Finance
14 259 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 250 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
16 207 (15.23%) jQuery
17 200 (14.72%) Degree
17 200 (14.72%) MS Excel
18 199 (14.64%) Windows Server
19 187 (13.76%) XML
20 176 (12.95%) Linux
20 176 (12.95%) T-SQL
21 174 (12.80%) Java
22 172 (12.66%) Web Services
22 172 (12.66%) Active Directory
23 164 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 161 (11.85%) IIS
25 155 (11.41%) VMware
26 154 (11.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 136 (10.01%) SQL Server 2008

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
1 161 (11.85%) IIS
2 101 (7.43%) WebSphere
3 98 (7.21%) Tomcat
4 82 (6.03%) Apache
5 75 (5.52%) SharePoint
6 65 (4.78%) JBoss
7 53 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
8 51 (3.75%) WebLogic
9 46 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
10 41 (3.02%) MS Exchange
11 39 (2.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 31 (2.28%) Skype for Business
13 22 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 20 (1.47%) Apache Spark
15 18 (1.32%) CMS
16 17 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (1.10%) nginx
18 14 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 200 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 64 (4.71%) MS Office
3 8 (0.59%) MS Project
4 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.74%) HFM
4 10 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.37%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.22%) KANA IQ
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.15%) SAP CCM
11 1 (0.074%) Changepoint
11 1 (0.074%) CODA-Financials
11 1 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.074%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.074%) Primavera
11 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.96%) SaaS
2 75 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.28%) Office 365
5 18 (1.32%) Google Play
6 5 (0.37%) PaaS
6 5 (0.37%) Yammer
7 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.22%) IaaS
9 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.074%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 130 (9.57%) Firewall
2 117 (8.61%) TCP/IP
3 81 (5.96%) SAN
4 63 (4.64%) LAN
5 62 (4.56%) WAN
6 55 (4.05%) NAS
7 52 (3.83%) LDAP
8 49 (3.61%) DNS
8 49 (3.61%) HTTP
9 45 (3.31%) Internet
10 23 (1.69%) DHCP
10 23 (1.69%) VPN
11 22 (1.62%) SMTP
12 21 (1.55%) Intranet
13 20 (1.47%) SSL
14 19 (1.40%) Wireshark
15 16 (1.18%) Network Security
16 14 (1.03%) iSCSI
17 13 (0.96%) VoIP
18 12 (0.88%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 154 (11.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 136 (10.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 135 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
5 134 (9.86%) Relational Database
6 126 (9.27%) MySQL
7 107 (7.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 83 (6.11%) NoSQL
9 82 (6.03%) RDBMS
10 81 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 72 (5.30%) Oracle Database
12 70 (5.15%) Big Data
13 67 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 61 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
15 52 (3.83%) QlikView
16 45 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
17 43 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
18 36 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
19 32 (2.35%) Hadoop
20 29 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 133 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (6.11%) Visual Studio
3 49 (3.61%) Subversion
4 32 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 31 (2.28%) Toad
6 25 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.84%) JIRA
7 24 (1.77%) Artifactory
8 21 (1.55%) Eclipse
9 14 (1.03%) WebLOAD
10 13 (0.96%) AQtime
11 12 (0.88%) NetBeans
11 12 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 10 (0.74%) MSTest
13 8 (0.59%) Maven
13 8 (0.59%) NUnit
13 8 (0.59%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.44%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 284 (20.90%) Finance
2 63 (4.64%) Banking
3 59 (4.34%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.46%) Retail
5 43 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.50%) Legal
7 29 (2.13%) Games
8 21 (1.55%) Automotive
8 21 (1.55%) Marketing
9 20 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.03%) German Language
11 12 (0.88%) Publishing
12 11 (0.81%) Advertising
13 10 (0.74%) Electronics
14 7 (0.52%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.37%) French Language
15 5 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.29%) Law
17 3 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 630 (46.36%) Developer
2 324 (23.84%) .NET Developer
3 286 (21.04%) C# Developer
4 212 (15.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 165 (12.14%) SQL Developer
6 162 (11.92%) Analyst
6 162 (11.92%) Software Developer
7 134 (9.86%) Applications Support
8 123 (9.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 113 (8.31%) C# Software Developer
10 106 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 102 (7.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 97 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
12 97 (7.14%) Support Engineer
13 89 (6.55%) Senior Developer
14 77 (5.67%) Consultant
14 77 (5.67%) Support Analyst
15 73 (5.37%) Architect
16 63 (4.64%) Junior
17 56 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (48.79%) .NET
2 400 (29.43%) ASP.NET
3 360 (26.49%) HTML
4 305 (22.44%) CSS
5 259 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 207 (15.23%) jQuery
7 187 (13.76%) XML
8 172 (12.66%) Web Services
9 107 (7.87%) WCF
10 99 (7.28%) HTML5
11 94 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 77 (5.67%) .NET Framework
13 74 (5.45%) WPF
14 71 (5.22%) AngularJS
14 71 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (5.00%) Ajax
16 66 (4.86%) Middleware
17 59 (4.34%) KnockoutJS
18 53 (3.90%) SOAP
19 49 (3.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 96 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 40 (2.94%) Clustering
5 40 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 31 (2.28%) Algorithms
7 28 (2.06%) Visualisation
8 27 (1.99%) PMI
9 26 (1.91%) Client/Server
10 23 (1.69%) Replication
10 23 (1.69%) User Experience
11 22 (1.62%) Driving Licence
12 21 (1.55%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.32%) iPhone
13 18 (1.32%) Life Science
14 16 (1.18%) Mathematics
15 15 (1.10%) RIA
15 15 (1.10%) Statistics
16 12 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 391 (28.77%) Windows
2 199 (14.64%) Windows Server
3 176 (12.95%) Linux
4 111 (8.17%) Unix
5 94 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (3.75%) Android
9 41 (3.02%) CentOS
10 33 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (1.91%) Apple iOS
12 24 (1.77%) Windows 7
13 14 (1.03%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.96%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.66%) Windows NT
16 8 (0.59%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.52%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.44%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (25.90%) MVC
2 307 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
4 130 (9.57%) ETL
5 124 (9.12%) ITIL
6 120 (8.83%) SOA
7 115 (8.46%) SDLC
8 102 (7.51%) Analytics
8 102 (7.51%) Scrum
9 92 (6.77%) TDD
10 88 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
11 87 (6.40%) Presales
12 83 (6.11%) Waterfall
13 72 (5.30%) Project Management
13 72 (5.30%) UML
14 71 (5.22%) CRM
15 70 (5.15%) Web Development
16 68 (5.00%) Software Engineering
17 63 (4.64%) Unit Testing
18 61 (4.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 739 (54.38%) SQL
2 587 (43.19%) C#
3 417 (30.68%) JavaScript
4 176 (12.95%) T-SQL
5 174 (12.80%) Java
6 85 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 78 (5.74%) PowerShell
8 67 (4.93%) PHP
9 65 (4.78%) Perl
10 62 (4.56%) C++
11 40 (2.94%) VB
12 32 (2.35%) C
12 32 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 32 (2.35%) Python
13 23 (1.69%) Bash Shell
14 16 (1.18%) TypeScript
15 11 (0.81%) Ruby
15 11 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.66%) VBA
16 9 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 200 (14.72%) Degree
2 69 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.94%) MCSE
4 35 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 33 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 32 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (2.06%) PMI Certification
8 22 (1.62%) CISSP
9 21 (1.55%) CCNA
10 15 (1.10%) MCITP
11 10 (0.74%) PhD
12 8 (0.59%) CEH
12 8 (0.59%) MCP
13 7 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.44%) CISA
14 6 (0.44%) MCSA
14 6 (0.44%) MCSD
15 4 (0.29%) CCIE
15 4 (0.29%) CCNP
15 4 (0.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.02%) Data Quality
1 41 (3.02%) QA
2 27 (1.99%) GAMP
3 10 (0.74%) SLA
4 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.29%) HL7
5 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.22%) GPG13
7 1 (0.074%) FISMA
7 1 (0.074%) SAS 70
System Software
1 172 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 83 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
4 42 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (1.47%) HDFS
7 19 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (1.40%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.03%) vSphere
9 11 (0.81%) XenApp
10 9 (0.66%) Terminal Server
10 9 (0.66%) XenServer
11 6 (0.44%) Samba
11 6 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.29%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.29%) NDS
12 4 (0.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 4 (0.29%) Squid
12 4 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (2.72%) Puppet
2 34 (2.50%) OpenAM
3 16 (1.18%) Perfmon
4 14 (1.03%) SCCM
5 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (0.88%) Nmap
6 11 (0.81%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.66%) Nessus
7 9 (0.66%) SCOM
8 6 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.29%) Legato
10 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.29%) Simpana
11 3 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 436 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 364 (26.78%) Oracle
3 155 (11.41%) VMware
4 62 (4.56%) Cisco
5 61 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 45 (3.31%) SAP
7 39 (2.87%) Citrix
7 39 (2.87%) Sun
8 38 (2.80%) Cognos
8 38 (2.80%) HP
9 30 (2.21%) Informatica
10 29 (2.13%) Google
11 24 (1.77%) IBM
12 20 (1.47%) Tableau
12 20 (1.47%) Xamarin
13 19 (1.40%) Sybase
14 14 (1.03%) Symantec
15 13 (0.96%) EMC
16 12 (0.88%) Apple
16 12 (0.88%) Telerik
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 -55,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Car/Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago