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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 338 378 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.61% 18.65% 17.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.54% 55.59% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 304 327 457
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
711 680 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.73% 33.55% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 602 520 737
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans 0 50 £42,500 -1.16% 5
Watford -18 48 £41,500 +10.66% 6
Stevenage 0 20 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Hemel Hempstead -27 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Hitchin 0 18 £60,000 +51.89% 3
Hertford +8 16 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Hoddesdon - 16 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City 0 10 £32,500 -27.77%
Bishop's Stortford +1 7 £47,500 +111.11% 3
Letchworth -4 7 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Rickmansworth - 7 £35,000 - 1
Borehamwood +10 5 £38,500 +14.07%
Berkhamsted - 5 £35,000 - 2
Harpenden - 3 £35,000 -
Ware 0 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Potters Bar -14 1 £37,500 +7.14%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 402 (57.02%) SQL
2 356 (50.50%) .NET
3 346 (49.08%) C#
4 279 (39.57%) ASP.NET
5 250 (35.46%) Microsoft
6 205 (29.08%) MVC
7 178 (25.25%) JavaScript
8 172 (24.40%) Windows
9 171 (24.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 147 (20.85%) T-SQL
10 147 (20.85%) MS Excel
11 136 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 128 (18.16%) Oracle
12 128 (18.16%) XML
13 121 (17.16%) HTML
14 120 (17.02%) Degree
15 115 (16.31%) TDD
16 114 (16.17%) Finance
17 113 (16.03%) Web Services
18 110 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 101 (14.33%) WCF
20 98 (13.90%) CSS
21 97 (13.76%) jQuery
22 96 (13.62%) OO
23 90 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 87 (12.34%) SQL Server 2012
25 84 (11.91%) Java
26 78 (11.06%) BDD
27 75 (10.64%) MySQL
28 74 (10.50%) VB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (10.21%) SharePoint
2 51 (7.23%) CMS
3 46 (6.52%) IIS
4 44 (6.24%) MS Exchange
5 29 (4.11%) WebSphere
6 28 (3.97%) Node.js
7 27 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (2.41%) Tomcat
10 16 (2.27%) Lync
11 15 (2.13%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
12 14 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.99%) OpenEdge
13 12 (1.70%) Apache
14 9 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 147 (20.85%) MS Excel
2 60 (8.51%) MS Office
3 8 (1.13%) MS Project
3 8 (1.13%) Mingle
4 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) FastStats
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.14%) InDesign
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.71%) SaaS
1 5 (0.71%) Office 365
2 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.95%) Internet
2 23 (3.26%) DNS
3 21 (2.98%) SAN
4 19 (2.70%) DHCP
5 15 (2.13%) Firewall
6 9 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.28%) LAN
7 8 (1.13%) WAN
8 7 (0.99%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.99%) Wireless
9 6 (0.85%) VoIP
9 6 (0.85%) NAS
10 4 (0.57%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.43%) Intranet
12 2 (0.28%) VLAN
12 2 (0.28%) HTTP
12 2 (0.28%) VPN
12 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.28%) Network Security
12 2 (0.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (24.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 110 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 90 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (12.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 75 (10.64%) MySQL
6 69 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (7.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 35 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (4.96%) Data Mining
9 32 (4.54%) Relational Database
10 31 (4.40%) NoSQL
11 30 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
12 23 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (3.26%) Oracle Database
13 19 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (1.70%) DB2
14 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (1.42%) OLAP
15 10 (1.42%) MS Access
15 10 (1.42%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 54 (7.66%) Visual Studio
2 47 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 46 (6.52%) Subversion
4 35 (4.96%) Maven
5 33 (4.68%) Ant
6 26 (3.69%) NUnit
7 20 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.99%) Eclipse
9 12 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (1.70%) Selenium
10 11 (1.56%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.42%) CruiseControl
12 9 (1.28%) MSTest
12 9 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
15 5 (0.71%) JUnit
General
1 114 (16.17%) Finance
2 65 (9.22%) Retail
3 34 (4.82%) Marketing
4 32 (4.54%) Games
5 25 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.42%) Billing
8 9 (1.28%) Law
9 8 (1.13%) Banking
9 8 (1.13%) Advertising
10 7 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 404 (57.30%) Developer
2 184 (26.10%) .NET Developer
3 124 (17.59%) Analyst
4 96 (13.62%) Senior Developer
5 94 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 62 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 52 (7.38%) Business Analyst
8 49 (6.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 48 (6.81%) Java Developer
10 45 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 37 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 36 (5.11%) DBA
13 32 (4.54%) Junior
13 32 (4.54%) Data Analyst
13 32 (4.54%) SQL DBA
14 29 (4.11%) SQL Developer
14 29 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (3.97%) Web Developer
16 27 (3.83%) Architect
16 27 (3.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (50.50%) .NET
2 279 (39.57%) ASP.NET
3 136 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 128 (18.16%) XML
5 121 (17.16%) HTML
6 113 (16.03%) Web Services
7 101 (14.33%) WCF
8 98 (13.90%) CSS
9 97 (13.76%) jQuery
10 60 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 56 (7.94%) .NET Framework
12 53 (7.52%) XSLT
13 48 (6.81%) RESTful
14 42 (5.96%) SOAP
14 42 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (5.67%) Spring
15 40 (5.67%) HTML5
16 39 (5.53%) JSP
17 36 (5.11%) Silverlight
18 34 (4.82%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.67%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.68%) Clustering
3 25 (3.55%) BBC
3 25 (3.55%) Social Media
4 23 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.13%) Replication
6 12 (1.70%) Kindle
6 12 (1.70%) Data Conversion
7 10 (1.42%) PKI
8 9 (1.28%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.13%) Tandem
10 7 (0.99%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.99%) Blackberry
10 7 (0.99%) CLARiiON
10 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.99%) Open Source
10 7 (0.99%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.71%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 172 (24.40%) Windows
2 46 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (5.82%) Linux
4 26 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.41%) Windows XP
7 16 (2.27%) UNIX
7 16 (2.27%) Android
8 12 (1.70%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.13%) CentOS
11 7 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.14%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (29.08%) MVC
2 115 (16.31%) TDD
3 96 (13.62%) OO
4 78 (11.06%) BDD
5 69 (9.79%) Web Application Development
6 64 (9.08%) Scrum
7 62 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (8.37%) CRM
9 45 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (5.39%) ITIL
11 37 (5.25%) E-Commerce
12 34 (4.82%) CQRS
12 34 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 32 (4.54%) ETL
13 32 (4.54%) Software Engineering
14 31 (4.40%) Web Development
14 31 (4.40%) Multithreading
15 29 (4.11%) Data Analysis
15 29 (4.11%) Workflow
16 28 (3.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 402 (57.02%) SQL
2 346 (49.08%) C#
3 178 (25.25%) JavaScript
4 147 (20.85%) T-SQL
5 84 (11.91%) Java
6 74 (10.50%) VB
7 57 (8.09%) VB.NET
8 49 (6.95%) VBA
9 30 (4.26%) Ruby
10 27 (3.83%) C
11 25 (3.55%) VBScript
12 23 (3.26%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.27%) VB6
14 15 (2.13%) C++
15 13 (1.84%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.70%) PHP
17 7 (0.99%) Perl
17 7 (0.99%) Delphi
18 5 (0.71%) F#
18 5 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (17.02%) Degree
2 36 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.13%) MCITP
5 13 (1.84%) MCTS
6 11 (1.56%) MCSE
7 9 (1.28%) MCP
8 7 (0.99%) MCSD
8 7 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.85%) ISEB
9 6 (0.85%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.71%) CCNA
10 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.71%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.43%) VCP5
11 3 (0.43%) VCP4
12 2 (0.28%) CCEE
12 2 (0.28%) CCAA
12 2 (0.28%) CCIA
12 2 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.84%) QA
2 18 (2.55%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.85%) COBIT
4 5 (0.71%) SLA
5 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.11%) Hyper-V
3 19 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 16 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.84%) vSphere
6 11 (1.56%) ISA Server
7 10 (1.42%) XenApp
8 9 (1.28%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.57%) vCloud
10 2 (0.28%) pfSense
10 2 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 7 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (0.99%) SCCM
2 7 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.43%) Control-M
4 3 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.28%) SCOM
5 2 (0.28%) Nagios
5 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.14%) Puppet
6 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 250 (35.46%) Microsoft
2 128 (18.16%) Oracle
3 59 (8.37%) VMware
4 32 (4.54%) Citrix
4 32 (4.54%) Google
5 29 (4.11%) EPiServer
6 28 (3.97%) Business Objects
7 25 (3.55%) Yahoo!
7 25 (3.55%) Sony
7 25 (3.55%) Apple
7 25 (3.55%) Facebook
8 21 (2.98%) Symantec
9 20 (2.84%) NetApp
10 16 (2.27%) JBoss
11 15 (2.13%) IBM
12 14 (1.99%) Cisco
13 12 (1.70%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.28%) HP
14 9 (1.28%) Dell
15 8 (1.13%) SAP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23-27K per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 27-30k
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago