The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 286 472 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.17% 19.16% 15.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.46% 57.21% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 257 402 369
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
535 825 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.51% 33.50% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 464 684 674
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Watford +7 62 £52,500 +31.25% 5
St Albans -1 39 £53,000 +11.57% 6
Stevenage +3 23 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Letchworth +2 20 £33,500 +8.06% 3
Hemel Hempstead -16 19 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Welwyn Garden City +4 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Waltham Cross -1 8 £62,500 +78.57%
Borehamwood -12 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Kings Langley - 6 £34,500 -
Rickmansworth +16 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Cheshunt - 5 £65,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -2 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Broxbourne -4 4 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Potters Bar +1 2 £30,000 - 2
Hoddesdon -2 2 £55,800 +15.05%
Hertford -9 1 £57,500 -17.85% 2
Harpenden -13 1 £50,000 +122.22%
Ware - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 272 (50.75%) SQL
2 263 (49.07%) .NET
2 263 (49.07%) Microsoft
3 246 (45.90%) C#
4 202 (37.69%) ASP.NET
5 177 (33.02%) Windows
6 162 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (29.85%) JavaScript
8 158 (29.48%) MVC
9 136 (25.37%) HTML
10 129 (24.07%) MS Excel
11 116 (21.64%) Windows Server
12 112 (20.90%) T-SQL
13 108 (20.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 104 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 93 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
16 87 (16.23%) TDD
16 87 (16.23%) jQuery
17 84 (15.67%) Finance
18 82 (15.30%) VMware
19 80 (14.93%) Linux
20 79 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
21 78 (14.55%) WCF
22 77 (14.37%) Oracle
23 76 (14.18%) Firewall
24 75 (13.99%) Degree
24 75 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
25 74 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
25 74 (13.81%) MS Exchange
26 73 (13.62%) Cisco

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 74 (13.81%) MS Exchange
2 58 (10.82%) IIS
3 53 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (6.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 33 (6.16%) SharePoint
8 29 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (2.80%) CMS
10 14 (2.61%) SAS
11 11 (2.05%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.49%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.31%) Apache
14 3 (0.56%) JBoss
15 2 (0.37%) Drupal
15 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 129 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 47 (8.77%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) MS Project
4 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (1.68%) SAP BPC
4 7 (1.31%) Scribe Insight
5 4 (0.75%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.37%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.37%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.73%) Office 365
2 18 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.31%) PaaS
5 7 (1.31%) SaaS
6 6 (1.12%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.56%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.37%) Firebase
10 1 (0.19%) GitHub
10 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.18%) Firewall
2 63 (11.75%) DNS
3 62 (11.57%) DHCP
4 58 (10.82%) SAN
5 53 (9.89%) TCP/IP
6 45 (8.40%) VPN
7 36 (6.72%) NAS
8 34 (6.34%) VLAN
9 31 (5.78%) LAN
9 31 (5.78%) WAN
10 26 (4.85%) Wireless
11 25 (4.66%) DMZ
11 25 (4.66%) IMAP
11 25 (4.66%) SMTP
12 9 (1.68%) iSCSI
12 9 (1.68%) Network Security
12 9 (1.68%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (1.68%) SSL
13 8 (1.49%) VoIP
14 6 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 63 (11.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 60 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (9.14%) NoSQL
7 31 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (4.10%) MySQL
10 20 (3.73%) Oracle Database
10 20 (3.73%) Power BI
11 16 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.99%) QlikView
12 15 (2.80%) Relational Database
13 14 (2.61%) MS Access
14 13 (2.43%) OLAP
14 13 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 47 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 43 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (5.78%) Subversion
5 22 (4.10%) NUnit
6 12 (2.24%) JIRA
7 11 (2.05%) Maven
8 10 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (1.68%) MSTest
10 7 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.12%) CruiseControl
11 6 (1.12%) JUnit
12 5 (0.93%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.93%) NeoLoad
12 5 (0.93%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.75%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.56%) gulp
14 3 (0.56%) JBehave
General
1 84 (15.67%) Finance
2 42 (7.84%) Retail
3 15 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.61%) Advertising
5 11 (2.05%) Marketing
6 10 (1.87%) Legal
7 8 (1.49%) German Language
8 7 (1.31%) Banking
8 7 (1.31%) Games
9 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.93%) Electronics
10 5 (0.93%) Military
11 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 4 (0.75%) Publishing
12 3 (0.56%) Billing
12 3 (0.56%) French Language
12 3 (0.56%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 271 (50.56%) Developer
2 150 (27.99%) .NET Developer
3 119 (22.20%) C# Developer
4 85 (15.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (12.87%) SQL Developer
6 57 (10.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (9.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (8.77%) Analyst
9 46 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 33 (6.16%) DBA
11 32 (5.97%) IT Engineer
12 30 (5.60%) Consultant
12 30 (5.60%) IT Support
13 28 (5.22%) Support Engineer
14 26 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 26 (4.85%) IT Support Engineer
14 26 (4.85%) Social Media Developer
15 25 (4.66%) Web Developer
16 23 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
17 21 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (49.07%) .NET
2 202 (37.69%) ASP.NET
3 136 (25.37%) HTML
4 104 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 87 (16.23%) jQuery
6 78 (14.55%) WCF
7 75 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 68 (12.69%) Web Services
9 67 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 65 (12.13%) CSS
11 58 (10.82%) RESTful
12 52 (9.70%) AngularJS
13 50 (9.33%) Entity Framework
14 49 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 49 (9.14%) Node.js
15 44 (8.21%) XML
16 42 (7.84%) Ajax
17 31 (5.78%) HTML5
18 27 (5.04%) CSS3
19 25 (4.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.53%) Blackberry
3 35 (6.53%) Replication
4 26 (4.85%) BBC
4 26 (4.85%) iPhone
4 26 (4.85%) Social Media
5 25 (4.66%) PDA
6 18 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.36%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.80%) Clustering
7 15 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.80%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.24%) User Experience
9 11 (2.05%) Data Conversion
9 11 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.87%) EqualLogic
10 10 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.68%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 177 (33.02%) Windows
2 116 (21.64%) Windows Server
3 80 (14.93%) Linux
4 74 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 30 (5.60%) Android
9 26 (4.85%) Windows 10
9 26 (4.85%) Windows 8
9 26 (4.85%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.66%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.80%) Unix
12 10 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.93%) AIX
13 5 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.75%) Solaris
15 2 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (29.48%) MVC
3 87 (16.23%) TDD
4 72 (13.43%) Scrum
5 71 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (12.69%) Web Development
7 51 (9.51%) BDD
8 48 (8.96%) Unit Testing
9 47 (8.77%) CRM
10 45 (8.40%) Web Application Development
11 43 (8.02%) OO
12 40 (7.46%) ETL
12 40 (7.46%) Project Management
13 39 (7.28%) Analytics
14 35 (6.53%) Software Engineering
15 32 (5.97%) ITIL
16 30 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (4.29%) Workflow
18 22 (4.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 272 (50.75%) SQL
2 246 (45.90%) C#
3 160 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 112 (20.90%) T-SQL
5 45 (8.40%) Ruby
6 33 (6.16%) Java
6 33 (6.16%) VBA
7 32 (5.97%) VB
7 32 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 27 (5.04%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.99%) VBScript
10 9 (1.68%) C++
11 7 (1.31%) Perl
11 7 (1.31%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.93%) C
12 5 (0.93%) Python
13 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.75%) Scala
14 3 (0.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 75 (13.99%) Degree
2 36 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.78%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.17%) CCNA
6 17 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.61%) MCSE
8 10 (1.87%) CCNP
9 8 (1.49%) MCSA
10 6 (1.12%) ISEB
10 6 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.12%) MCP
11 5 (0.93%) CCAA
11 5 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.93%) MCTS
12 3 (0.56%) MCITP
13 2 (0.37%) CEH
13 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.37%) QA
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 79 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (13.43%) Active Directory
3 45 (8.40%) Hyper-V
4 29 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (4.10%) XenApp
6 17 (3.17%) NFS
6 17 (3.17%) vSphere
7 14 (2.61%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (1.87%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.93%) Xen
11 4 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.75%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.19%) Ceph
12 1 (0.19%) UAG
12 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (4.66%) Backup Exec
2 15 (2.80%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.49%) SCCM
4 7 (1.31%) SCOM
5 6 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.19%) Puppet
9 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 263 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 82 (15.30%) VMware
3 77 (14.37%) Oracle
4 73 (13.62%) Cisco
5 60 (11.19%) Apple
6 43 (8.02%) Citrix
7 42 (7.84%) HP
8 30 (5.60%) Facebook
9 29 (5.41%) Google
10 26 (4.85%) Sony
10 26 (4.85%) Yahoo!
11 25 (4.66%) 3PAR
11 25 (4.66%) Draytek
12 20 (3.73%) SAP
13 19 (3.54%) Veeam
14 16 (2.99%) IBM
15 15 (2.80%) Dell
15 15 (2.80%) Remedy
16 14 (2.61%) SonicWALL
17 12 (2.24%) Tableau
Hertfordshire
Hamlin Knight
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum 22 days + bank holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hamlin Knight
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stevenage
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Company van/Mobile phone/Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + FULL BENS
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago