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 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 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 252 462 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.41% 19.07% 15.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.70% 58.70% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 230 388 376
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
497 787 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.47% 32.48% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 438 648 695
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 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 30 June 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 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
Watford -4 49 £52,500 +22.80% 3
St Albans -4 30 £56,500 +25.55% 5
Stevenage +7 20 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Hemel Hempstead -18 20 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Letchworth -1 14 £33,500 +8.06% 4
Welwyn Garden City 0 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 9 £35,000 -13.04%
Rickmansworth +16 6 £42,500 -22.72%
Kings Langley -2 6 £34,500 -
Broxbourne -4 6 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Waltham Cross - 6 £62,500 -
Borehamwood -10 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Hoddesdon -3 3 £55,800 +15.05%
Hertford -11 1 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Potters Bar - 1 £30,000 - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 267 (51.45%) SQL
2 249 (47.98%) Microsoft
3 246 (47.40%) .NET
4 230 (44.32%) C#
5 189 (36.42%) ASP.NET
6 166 (31.98%) Windows
7 161 (31.02%) JavaScript
8 155 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
9 151 (29.09%) MVC
10 141 (27.17%) HTML
11 126 (24.28%) MS Excel
12 110 (21.19%) Windows Server
13 102 (19.65%) T-SQL
14 93 (17.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 93 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 87 (16.76%) jQuery
16 83 (15.99%) Finance
17 81 (15.61%) Oracle
17 81 (15.61%) Linux
18 80 (15.41%) TDD
18 80 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
19 78 (15.03%) WCF
19 78 (15.03%) VMware
20 76 (14.64%) Firewall
20 76 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
21 75 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
21 75 (14.45%) Web Development
21 75 (14.45%) Degree
22 71 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
23 70 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008

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 69 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.60%) IIS
3 50 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (7.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 34 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (5.39%) SharePoint
8 27 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (2.89%) SAS
10 12 (2.31%) CMS
10 12 (2.31%) WebSphere
11 11 (2.12%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.73%) Apache
13 3 (0.58%) JBoss
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.39%) WordPress
15 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 126 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.67%) MS Office
3 7 (1.35%) MS Project
4 3 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (5.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.93%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.35%) SAP BPC
3 7 (1.35%) Scribe Insight
4 4 (0.77%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.39%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.39%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.05%) Office 365
3 11 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.35%) PaaS
5 7 (1.35%) SaaS
6 6 (1.16%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.58%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.39%) Firebase
10 1 (0.19%) GitHub
10 1 (0.19%) Heroku
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.64%) Firewall
2 60 (11.56%) SAN
3 58 (11.18%) DHCP
3 58 (11.18%) DNS
4 51 (9.83%) VPN
5 50 (9.63%) TCP/IP
6 41 (7.90%) NAS
7 35 (6.74%) VLAN
8 34 (6.55%) LAN
8 34 (6.55%) WAN
9 27 (5.20%) Wireless
10 25 (4.82%) DMZ
10 25 (4.82%) IMAP
10 25 (4.82%) SMTP
11 12 (2.31%) SSL
12 9 (1.73%) Network Security
12 9 (1.73%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (1.35%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 65 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
4 55 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (10.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 49 (9.44%) NoSQL
7 46 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (5.20%) MySQL
11 19 (3.66%) Oracle Database
12 17 (3.28%) QlikView
13 16 (3.08%) Hadoop
13 16 (3.08%) Power BI
14 14 (2.70%) OLAP
15 13 (2.50%) Big Data
16 12 (2.31%) MS Access
16 12 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 63 (12.14%) Git (software)
2 37 (7.13%) Visual Studio
3 33 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (3.85%) Subversion
5 15 (2.89%) NUnit
6 13 (2.50%) Maven
7 12 (2.31%) JUnit
8 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.54%) JIRA
10 6 (1.16%) MSTest
11 5 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.96%) NeoLoad
12 3 (0.58%) Ant
12 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.58%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.58%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.39%) StyleCop
General
1 83 (15.99%) Finance
2 40 (7.71%) Retail
3 14 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.50%) Advertising
5 11 (2.12%) Games
5 11 (2.12%) Legal
6 8 (1.54%) German Language
6 8 (1.54%) Marketing
7 7 (1.35%) Banking
8 6 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.96%) Military
10 4 (0.77%) Back Office
10 4 (0.77%) Electronics
11 3 (0.58%) Billing
11 3 (0.58%) French Language
11 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.58%) Publishing
11 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 281 (54.14%) Developer
2 151 (29.09%) .NET Developer
3 115 (22.16%) C# Developer
4 83 (15.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (14.45%) SQL Developer
6 70 (13.49%) ASP.NET Developer
7 57 (10.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 45 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 44 (8.48%) Analyst
10 33 (6.36%) DBA
11 30 (5.78%) Consultant
12 29 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 29 (5.59%) IT Engineer
13 28 (5.39%) IT Support
14 27 (5.20%) Support Engineer
15 26 (5.01%) Software Developer
16 25 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
16 25 (4.82%) Social Media Developer
16 25 (4.82%) Web Developer
17 22 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (47.40%) .NET
2 189 (36.42%) ASP.NET
3 141 (27.17%) HTML
4 93 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 87 (16.76%) jQuery
6 78 (15.03%) WCF
7 71 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 69 (13.29%) .NET Framework
9 64 (12.33%) Web Services
10 59 (11.37%) CSS
11 55 (10.60%) RESTful
12 48 (9.25%) AngularJS
12 48 (9.25%) Entity Framework
13 47 (9.06%) Node.js
14 45 (8.67%) XML
15 44 (8.48%) Ajax
16 43 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 41 (7.90%) HTML5
18 27 (5.20%) WPF
19 25 (4.82%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (11.37%) Computer Science
3 39 (7.51%) Replication
4 38 (7.32%) Blackberry
5 26 (5.01%) iPhone
6 25 (4.82%) BBC
6 25 (4.82%) PDA
6 25 (4.82%) Social Media
7 18 (3.47%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.89%) Data Integration
8 15 (2.89%) Driving Licence
9 14 (2.70%) Clustering
9 14 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.12%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.12%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.93%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.73%) EqualLogic
14 8 (1.54%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 166 (31.98%) Windows
2 110 (21.19%) Windows Server
3 81 (15.61%) Linux
4 70 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (9.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (8.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (6.36%) Windows 7
8 32 (6.17%) Android
9 27 (5.20%) Windows XP
10 26 (5.01%) Windows 8
11 25 (4.82%) Windows 10
11 25 (4.82%) Windows Vista
12 19 (3.66%) Unix
13 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.16%) AIX
15 2 (0.39%) HPUX
15 2 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (29.09%) MVC
3 80 (15.41%) TDD
4 75 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (14.45%) Web Development
5 66 (12.72%) Scrum
6 48 (9.25%) BDD
6 48 (9.25%) OO
7 41 (7.90%) Analytics
7 41 (7.90%) CRM
7 41 (7.90%) Web Application Development
8 37 (7.13%) ETL
8 37 (7.13%) Project Management
9 36 (6.94%) Software Engineering
10 34 (6.55%) Unit Testing
11 32 (6.17%) ITIL
12 31 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (5.01%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 267 (51.45%) SQL
2 230 (44.32%) C#
3 161 (31.02%) JavaScript
4 102 (19.65%) T-SQL
5 46 (8.86%) Ruby
6 40 (7.71%) Java
7 38 (7.32%) VB
8 29 (5.59%) VB.NET
9 28 (5.39%) VBA
10 23 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.50%) VBScript
12 7 (1.35%) Perl
12 7 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.96%) C
14 5 (0.96%) C++
14 5 (0.96%) Python
14 5 (0.96%) VB6
15 4 (0.77%) Scala
16 3 (0.58%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 75 (14.45%) Degree
2 28 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.70%) CCNA
7 11 (2.12%) MCSE
8 8 (1.54%) CCNP
8 8 (1.54%) MCSA
9 6 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.96%) ISEB
10 5 (0.96%) MCP
11 4 (0.77%) CCAA
11 4 (0.77%) CCEE
11 4 (0.77%) CCIA
11 4 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.77%) MCTS
12 3 (0.58%) MCITP
13 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (0.58%) QA
3 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (12.72%) Active Directory
3 42 (8.09%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.20%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (4.05%) XenApp
6 18 (3.47%) vSphere
7 17 (3.28%) NFS
8 13 (2.50%) Terminal Services
9 11 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (2.12%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.16%) Xen
11 4 (0.77%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.19%) Ceph
13 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.19%) UAG
13 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (4.82%) Backup Exec
2 14 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 7 (1.35%) SCCM
4 6 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.16%) SCOM
5 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.19%) Puppet
8 1 (0.19%) Simpana
Vendors
1 249 (47.98%) Microsoft
2 81 (15.61%) Oracle
3 78 (15.03%) VMware
4 69 (13.29%) Cisco
5 62 (11.95%) Apple
6 40 (7.71%) HP
7 39 (7.51%) Citrix
8 28 (5.39%) Google
9 26 (5.01%) Facebook
10 25 (4.82%) Draytek
10 25 (4.82%) Sony
10 25 (4.82%) Yahoo!
11 22 (4.24%) 3PAR
12 19 (3.66%) IBM
13 17 (3.28%) Veeam
14 16 (3.08%) Dell
14 16 (3.08%) SonicWALL
15 15 (2.89%) Tableau
16 14 (2.70%) SAP
17 12 (2.31%) Avaya
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 55k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshunt
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Pnmsoft UK Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Training + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus car allowance, Bonus, PHI, Pension
Posted: 27 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive (Based on experience)
Posted: 20 days ago