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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 277 416 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.25% 17.00% 14.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.46% 52.93% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 247 374 323
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
528 786 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.16% 32.12% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 466 685 634
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +10 57 £52,500 +40.00% 2
St Albans +1 47 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Letchworth +3 25 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Hemel Hempstead -13 25 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Stevenage -4 20 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Welwyn Garden City +9 15 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Waltham Cross 0 9 £62,500 +78.57%
Cheshunt - 9 £65,000 -
Bishop's Stortford 0 6 £35,000 +12.00%
Potters Bar +1 4 £30,000 -
Broxbourne -2 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hertford -6 3 £55,000 -21.42%
Borehamwood -13 3 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Harpenden -12 2 £50,000 +122.22%
Rickmansworth +22 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Hoddesdon +3 1 £55,800 +15.05%
Ware - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 273 (52.80%) .NET
2 260 (50.29%) SQL
3 250 (48.36%) C#
4 235 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 208 (40.23%) ASP.NET
6 165 (31.91%) MVC
7 159 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
8 150 (29.01%) Windows
9 149 (28.82%) JavaScript
10 122 (23.60%) HTML
11 120 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 113 (21.86%) MS Excel
13 106 (20.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 104 (20.12%) T-SQL
15 96 (18.57%) Windows Server
16 91 (17.60%) TDD
17 88 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
18 84 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 80 (15.47%) jQuery
19 80 (15.47%) Finance
20 76 (14.70%) WCF
21 75 (14.51%) Oracle
22 74 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
22 74 (14.31%) Degree
23 72 (13.93%) SQL Server 2014
24 68 (13.15%) Scrum
25 67 (12.96%) .NET Framework
25 67 (12.96%) Git (software)
26 66 (12.77%) Web Development
26 66 (12.77%) CSS

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 59 (11.41%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.64%) IIS
3 39 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 31 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (3.68%) CMS
9 18 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (3.09%) SAS
11 11 (2.13%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.74%) Apache
13 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.58%) Drupal
15 3 (0.58%) JBoss
15 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.58%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 113 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.38%) MS Office
3 6 (1.16%) SPSS
4 4 (0.77%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.39%) MS Project
6 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (2.51%) SAP BPC
4 7 (1.35%) Scribe Insight
5 4 (0.77%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.39%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.51%) Office 365
3 7 (1.35%) SaaS
4 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.77%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.58%) PaaS
6 2 (0.39%) Firebase
7 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (12.38%) Firewall
2 52 (10.06%) DNS
3 47 (9.09%) DHCP
4 43 (8.32%) SAN
5 40 (7.74%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.84%) VPN
7 24 (4.64%) NAS
8 20 (3.87%) LAN
8 20 (3.87%) VLAN
8 20 (3.87%) WAN
9 16 (3.09%) Wireless
10 15 (2.90%) DMZ
10 15 (2.90%) IMAP
10 15 (2.90%) SMTP
11 10 (1.93%) iSCSI
11 10 (1.93%) VoIP
12 6 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.97%) Network Security
13 5 (0.97%) Spanning Tree
14 4 (0.77%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 72 (13.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 61 (11.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (9.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 31 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (4.84%) Power BI
10 22 (4.26%) MySQL
11 20 (3.87%) Hadoop
12 18 (3.48%) MS Access
13 15 (2.90%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.71%) OLAP
14 14 (2.71%) Relational Database
15 13 (2.51%) Big Data
15 13 (2.51%) QlikView
15 13 (2.51%) SAP BW
16 12 (2.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 67 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 31 (6.00%) Subversion
5 23 (4.45%) NUnit
6 17 (3.29%) JIRA
7 12 (2.32%) MSTest
8 11 (2.13%) Maven
9 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (1.16%) Selenium
11 6 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.16%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.97%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.97%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.97%) JUnit
13 4 (0.77%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (15.47%) Finance
2 33 (6.38%) Retail
3 18 (3.48%) Advertising
4 13 (2.51%) Marketing
5 12 (2.32%) Legal
6 10 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.35%) Banking
8 5 (0.97%) Electronics
8 5 (0.97%) German Language
8 5 (0.97%) Military
8 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.77%) Back Office
9 4 (0.77%) Publishing
10 3 (0.58%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) French Language
11 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 272 (52.61%) Developer
2 145 (28.05%) .NET Developer
3 120 (23.21%) C# Developer
4 80 (15.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (11.22%) SQL Developer
6 51 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 50 (9.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (9.28%) Analyst
9 44 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (5.22%) Web Developer
11 26 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (5.03%) Social Media Developer
12 25 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 25 (4.84%) Consultant
12 25 (4.84%) DBA
13 24 (4.64%) IT Engineer
14 22 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (4.06%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (4.06%) Support Engineer
16 20 (3.87%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (52.80%) .NET
2 208 (40.23%) ASP.NET
3 122 (23.60%) HTML
4 120 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 80 (15.47%) jQuery
7 76 (14.70%) WCF
8 67 (12.96%) .NET Framework
9 66 (12.77%) CSS
10 63 (12.19%) RESTful
11 62 (11.99%) Web Services
12 60 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 55 (10.64%) AngularJS
14 52 (10.06%) Entity Framework
14 52 (10.06%) Node.js
15 39 (7.54%) XML
16 38 (7.35%) Ajax
17 31 (6.00%) HTML5
18 30 (5.80%) CSS3
18 30 (5.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.03%) BBC
3 26 (5.03%) Social Media
4 24 (4.64%) Replication
5 20 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.68%) Blackberry
7 17 (3.29%) Driving Licence
8 16 (3.09%) iPhone
9 15 (2.90%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.90%) PDA
10 13 (2.51%) Clustering
10 13 (2.51%) User Experience
11 12 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.93%) Data Conversion
12 10 (1.93%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.55%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.55%) Smartphone
14 7 (1.35%) Data Extraction
14 7 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 150 (29.01%) Windows
2 96 (18.57%) Windows Server
3 64 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (11.99%) Linux
5 52 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (4.64%) Windows 7
8 20 (3.87%) Android
9 16 (3.09%) Windows 10
9 16 (3.09%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.09%) Windows XP
10 15 (2.90%) Unix
10 15 (2.90%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.77%) Solaris
14 2 (0.39%) AIX
14 2 (0.39%) CentOS
14 2 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (31.91%) MVC
2 159 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (17.60%) TDD
4 74 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
5 68 (13.15%) Scrum
6 66 (12.77%) Web Development
7 57 (11.03%) BDD
8 55 (10.64%) Web Application Development
9 52 (10.06%) Unit Testing
10 45 (8.70%) ETL
11 44 (8.51%) OO
12 42 (8.12%) CRM
13 40 (7.74%) Analytics
14 33 (6.38%) Project Management
15 32 (6.19%) Software Engineering
16 30 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (5.42%) ITIL
18 24 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
19 21 (4.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 260 (50.29%) SQL
2 250 (48.36%) C#
3 149 (28.82%) JavaScript
4 104 (20.12%) T-SQL
5 45 (8.70%) Ruby
6 40 (7.74%) Java
7 34 (6.58%) PowerShell
8 33 (6.38%) VBA
9 32 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 29 (5.61%) VB
11 15 (2.90%) VBScript
12 13 (2.51%) C++
13 7 (1.35%) Python
13 7 (1.35%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.77%) C
14 4 (0.77%) ES6
14 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.58%) Clojure
15 3 (0.58%) Perl
15 3 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (14.31%) Degree
2 35 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.45%) SC Cleared
5 20 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (3.29%) CCNA
6 17 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.32%) MCSE
8 10 (1.93%) CCNP
9 7 (1.35%) ISEB
10 6 (1.16%) MCP
10 6 (1.16%) MCTS
11 5 (0.97%) CCAA
11 5 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.97%) MCITP
11 5 (0.97%) MCSA
11 5 (0.97%) MCSD
12 4 (0.77%) CEH
12 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.48%) SLA
2 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 64 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 60 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.16%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (3.87%) XenApp
6 13 (2.51%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.32%) NFS
8 11 (2.13%) vSphere
9 7 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.39%) Xen
13 1 (0.19%) UAG
13 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (2.90%) Backup Exec
2 10 (1.93%) SCCM
3 9 (1.74%) SCOM
4 7 (1.35%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.39%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.19%) Simpana
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 235 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 75 (14.51%) Oracle
3 65 (12.57%) VMware
4 54 (10.44%) Cisco
5 44 (8.51%) Apple
6 41 (7.93%) Citrix
7 34 (6.58%) HP
8 33 (6.38%) Facebook
9 27 (5.22%) Google
10 26 (5.03%) Sony
10 26 (5.03%) Yahoo!
11 25 (4.84%) SAP
12 18 (3.48%) 3PAR
13 17 (3.29%) IBM
14 16 (3.09%) Remedy
15 15 (2.90%) Draytek
16 14 (2.71%) Cognos
16 14 (2.71%) Tableau
16 14 (2.71%) Veeam
17 10 (1.93%) Netezza
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, healthcare, flexitime and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Family Lives
Salary: £20,492 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus Package
Posted: 5 days ago