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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 321 414 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.77% 20.52% 16.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.16% 55.42% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 280 299 315
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
653 747 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.04% 37.02% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 560 548 482
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -1 56 £47,500 - 5
Watford -8 50 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Hemel Hempstead -2 36 £42,000 -6.66% 6
Borehamwood +1 33 £31,000 -17.33% 2
Welwyn Garden City -7 13 £60,000 +84.61%
Rickmansworth +11 11 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Stevenage +1 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Kings Langley - 7 £37,500 - 1
Hertford -10 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkhamsted - 2 £41,250 - 1
Hitchin -2 1 £32,500 -
Tring -7 1 £42,500 +3.65%
Letchworth -9 1 - - 2
Broxbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 327 (51.33%) SQL
2 322 (50.55%) .NET
3 284 (44.58%) C#
4 240 (37.68%) Microsoft
5 235 (36.89%) ASP.NET
6 218 (34.22%) MVC
7 208 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 191 (29.98%) HTML
9 186 (29.20%) JavaScript
10 163 (25.59%) Windows
11 130 (20.41%) T-SQL
12 125 (19.62%) MS Excel
13 118 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 115 (18.05%) jQuery
15 110 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
16 109 (17.11%) Finance
17 108 (16.95%) TDD
18 106 (16.64%) WCF
19 105 (16.48%) .NET Framework
19 105 (16.48%) Windows Server
20 103 (16.17%) CSS
21 100 (15.70%) OO
22 96 (15.07%) Oracle
23 93 (14.60%) VMware
23 93 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 92 (14.44%) Degree
25 91 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
26 90 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 89 (13.97%) Git (software)
28 86 (13.50%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 67 (10.52%) IIS
2 59 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 59 (9.26%) Node.js
3 38 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 27 (4.24%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (3.30%) WebSphere
9 18 (2.83%) Apache
9 18 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (2.20%) JBoss
11 8 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.26%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.94%) CMS
14 5 (0.78%) SAS
14 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.78%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 125 (19.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.67%) MS Office
3 6 (0.94%) MS Project
4 5 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.94%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.63%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.31%) Magento
4 2 (0.31%) Maximo
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.31%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (5.18%) Office 365
2 10 (1.57%) SaaS
3 5 (0.78%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.31%) IaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 73 (11.46%) Firewall
2 53 (8.32%) SAN
3 49 (7.69%) VPN
4 46 (7.22%) LAN
4 46 (7.22%) WAN
5 43 (6.75%) DNS
6 41 (6.44%) DHCP
7 25 (3.92%) NAS
8 24 (3.77%) TCP/IP
9 18 (2.83%) SSL
10 12 (1.88%) VLAN
11 10 (1.57%) iSCSI
11 10 (1.57%) Network Security
11 10 (1.57%) OSPF
11 10 (1.57%) VoIP
12 9 (1.41%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (1.10%) MPLS
13 7 (1.10%) Wireless
14 6 (0.94%) DMZ
14 6 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 91 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (11.77%) Data Warehouse
5 66 (10.36%) NoSQL
6 65 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 45 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 45 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (6.44%) MySQL
8 41 (6.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (5.18%) Relational Database
10 26 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 20 (3.14%) DB2
12 15 (2.35%) Big Data
12 15 (2.35%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.88%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.73%) RavenDB
15 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 89 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 68 (10.68%) Visual Studio
3 27 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (3.45%) JUnit
5 20 (3.14%) Maven
6 19 (2.98%) NUnit
6 19 (2.98%) Subversion
7 17 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.88%) JIRA
9 11 (1.73%) Selenium
10 10 (1.57%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.10%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.94%) Ant
12 6 (0.94%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.94%) MSTest
13 5 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.78%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 109 (17.11%) Finance
2 36 (5.65%) Retail
3 22 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.51%) Legal
5 14 (2.20%) Banking
6 13 (2.04%) Games
7 11 (1.73%) Marketing
8 10 (1.57%) French Language
8 10 (1.57%) German Language
9 8 (1.26%) Advertising
10 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.63%) Law
11 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
12 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 381 (59.81%) Developer
2 208 (32.65%) .NET Developer
3 142 (22.29%) C# Developer
4 112 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (16.01%) SQL Developer
6 100 (15.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 69 (10.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 68 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 61 (9.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 50 (7.85%) SQL BI Developer
11 49 (7.69%) Administrator
12 48 (7.54%) Analyst
13 46 (7.22%) Software Developer
14 45 (7.06%) DBA
15 44 (6.91%) Junior
16 40 (6.28%) .NET Software Developer
17 39 (6.12%) Junior Developer
18 36 (5.65%) Java Developer
19 35 (5.49%) Programmer
20 34 (5.34%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (50.55%) .NET
2 235 (36.89%) ASP.NET
3 191 (29.98%) HTML
4 118 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 115 (18.05%) jQuery
6 106 (16.64%) WCF
7 105 (16.48%) .NET Framework
8 103 (16.17%) CSS
9 85 (13.34%) XML
10 77 (12.09%) Entity Framework
11 76 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 71 (11.15%) HTML5
13 63 (9.89%) RESTful
14 62 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 59 (9.26%) Web Services
16 56 (8.79%) Ajax
17 47 (7.38%) AngularJS
18 37 (5.81%) CSS3
19 35 (5.49%) XSLT
20 32 (5.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.81%) Replication
4 33 (5.18%) Data Integration
5 25 (3.92%) BBC
5 25 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 25 (3.92%) Social Media
6 22 (3.45%) Blackberry
7 18 (2.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 16 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.20%) EqualLogic
9 14 (2.20%) Fat Client
9 14 (2.20%) Thin Client
10 13 (2.04%) User Experience
11 12 (1.88%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.73%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.57%) NHS
14 9 (1.41%) Clustering
14 9 (1.41%) FMCG
15 8 (1.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 163 (25.59%) Windows
2 105 (16.48%) Windows Server
3 58 (9.11%) Linux
4 52 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.98%) Unix
6 19 (2.98%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.35%) Android
8 13 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.41%) AIX
10 8 (1.26%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.94%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.94%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.78%) Solaris
13 1 (0.16%) HPUX
13 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (34.22%) MVC
2 208 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
4 108 (16.95%) TDD
5 100 (15.70%) OO
6 86 (13.50%) Scrum
7 58 (9.11%) BDD
8 53 (8.32%) Web Application Development
9 41 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 39 (6.12%) Project Management
11 36 (5.65%) Web Development
12 35 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (5.34%) Analytics
13 34 (5.34%) ITIL
13 34 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (4.87%) ETL
14 31 (4.87%) Software Engineering
15 29 (4.55%) OOP
16 26 (4.08%) CRM
16 26 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 327 (51.33%) SQL
2 284 (44.58%) C#
3 186 (29.20%) JavaScript
4 130 (20.41%) T-SQL
5 75 (11.77%) Java
6 53 (8.32%) Ruby
7 42 (6.59%) VB
8 27 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.08%) VB.NET
10 21 (3.30%) VB6
11 16 (2.51%) VBScript
12 14 (2.20%) VBA
13 10 (1.57%) PHP
14 9 (1.41%) Python
15 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.94%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.94%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.63%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.63%) XPath
17 4 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 92 (14.44%) Degree
2 22 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.04%) ISEB
7 9 (1.41%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.26%) MCSA
8 8 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.94%) MCSE
10 5 (0.78%) CCNA
10 5 (0.78%) MCITP
11 4 (0.63%) OCP
11 4 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.63%) SANS
12 3 (0.47%) CCNP
13 1 (0.16%) CCA
13 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.28%) SLA
2 10 (1.57%) QA
3 8 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) GxP
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 79 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (10.83%) Active Directory
3 33 (5.18%) vSphere
4 29 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 21 (3.30%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (1.73%) XenApp
7 10 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.26%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.10%) NFS
10 6 (0.94%) Xen
11 4 (0.63%) XenServer
12 3 (0.47%) vCloud
13 2 (0.31%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.57%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.41%) SCCM
3 8 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.10%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.10%) Puppet
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.63%) SCOM
6 4 (0.63%) WSUS
7 2 (0.31%) Ansible
7 2 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.31%) Simpana
8 1 (0.16%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 240 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 96 (15.07%) Oracle
3 93 (14.60%) VMware
4 55 (8.63%) Cisco
5 50 (7.85%) HP
6 48 (7.54%) Apple
7 37 (5.81%) Citrix
8 29 (4.55%) Facebook
9 28 (4.40%) Google
10 27 (4.24%) IBM
11 25 (3.92%) Sony
11 25 (3.92%) Yahoo!
12 24 (3.77%) Avaya
13 19 (2.98%) Dell
14 18 (2.83%) SAP
15 16 (2.51%) Fujitsu
15 16 (2.51%) SonicWALL
16 13 (2.04%) Nortel
17 12 (1.88%) 3PAR
17 12 (1.88%) Telerik
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £600000.00 - £670000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 40000 with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £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
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago