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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 272 371 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.52% 15.50% 14.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.13% 49.60% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 242 340 276
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
532 748 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.44% 31.26% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 454 661 583
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 £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 28 September 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 28 September 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 66 £50,000 +11.11% 6
St Albans +5 55 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Hemel Hempstead -9 34 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Letchworth +4 17 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Cheshunt +3 13 £65,000 +57.57%
Welwyn Garden City +1 10 £51,250 -10.86%
Stevenage -9 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hertford +1 8 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Waltham Cross 0 8 £62,500 +47.05%
Borehamwood -9 6 £38,750 +29.16% 2
Bishop's Stortford -2 5 £35,000 +12.00%
Rickmansworth +20 4 £45,000 +2.85%
Potters Bar -3 3 £30,000 -
Harpenden - 3 £50,000 -
Broxbourne -3 2 £47,500 -
Hoddesdon +5 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 28 September 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.

1 292 (55.20%) .NET
2 267 (50.47%) C#
3 265 (50.09%) SQL
4 220 (41.59%) ASP.NET
5 218 (41.21%) Microsoft
6 188 (35.54%) MVC
7 172 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (27.60%) JavaScript
9 133 (25.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (22.87%) Windows
11 116 (21.93%) HTML
12 108 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 107 (20.23%) T-SQL
14 102 (19.28%) TDD
15 96 (18.15%) MS Excel
16 92 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 90 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
18 86 (16.26%) SQL Server 2014
19 85 (16.07%) Degree
20 82 (15.50%) jQuery
21 79 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
22 77 (14.56%) Oracle
22 77 (14.56%) WCF
22 77 (14.56%) Windows Server
23 76 (14.37%) Git (software)
24 75 (14.18%) RESTful
24 75 (14.18%) Scrum
25 72 (13.61%) Web Services
26 71 (13.42%) .NET Framework
26 71 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 55 (10.40%) IIS
2 46 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 41 (7.75%) SharePoint
4 31 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (3.97%) SAS
7 19 (3.59%) CMS
8 15 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (2.65%) Tomcat
10 12 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.70%) Apache
12 8 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.32%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.57%) Drupal
15 3 (0.57%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.38%) Confluence
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 96 (18.15%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.16%) MS Office
3 9 (1.70%) SPSS
4 4 (0.76%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.40%) SAP BPC
3 14 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.76%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.76%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.38%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.89%) Office 365
3 7 (1.32%) SaaS
4 5 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.38%) Firebase
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.64%) Firewall
2 43 (8.13%) DNS
3 33 (6.24%) DHCP
4 30 (5.67%) SAN
5 28 (5.29%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.65%) NAS
7 12 (2.27%) LAN
7 12 (2.27%) WAN
8 11 (2.08%) iSCSI
8 11 (2.08%) VoIP
8 11 (2.08%) VPN
9 10 (1.89%) VLAN
10 8 (1.51%) Wireless
11 7 (1.32%) DMZ
11 7 (1.32%) IMAP
11 7 (1.32%) SMTP
12 6 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.76%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.76%) FTP
13 4 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 86 (16.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 71 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (10.02%) NoSQL
6 50 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (9.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (5.48%) Power BI
10 24 (4.54%) MySQL
10 24 (4.54%) Relational Database
11 22 (4.16%) Hadoop
12 21 (3.97%) Big Data
12 21 (3.97%) MS Access
13 20 (3.78%) OLAP
14 18 (3.40%) SAP BW
15 17 (3.21%) SAP Data Services
16 16 (3.02%) RDBMS
17 13 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 76 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 55 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 31 (5.86%) Subversion
5 30 (5.67%) NUnit
6 16 (3.02%) JIRA
7 13 (2.46%) Maven
8 12 (2.27%) MSTest
9 9 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.70%) WebDriver
10 8 (1.51%) Selenium
11 7 (1.32%) gulp
11 7 (1.32%) JBehave
12 6 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.13%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.95%) NeoLoad
13 5 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 70 (13.23%) Finance
2 24 (4.54%) Advertising
2 24 (4.54%) Retail
3 21 (3.97%) Marketing
4 11 (2.08%) Legal
5 8 (1.51%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.32%) Banking
6 7 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.13%) Electronics
8 5 (0.95%) Back Office
9 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.57%) Military
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) German Language
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 294 (55.58%) Developer
2 145 (27.41%) .NET Developer
3 133 (25.14%) C# Developer
4 83 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 53 (10.02%) SQL Developer
7 51 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (9.07%) Analyst
9 45 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
11 29 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 29 (5.48%) DBA
12 28 (5.29%) Web Developer
13 26 (4.91%) Social Media Developer
14 24 (4.54%) Microsoft Developer
15 22 (4.16%) Junior
15 22 (4.16%) SQL DBA
16 21 (3.97%) SQL Server Developer
17 20 (3.78%) Lead Developer
18 19 (3.59%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (55.20%) .NET
2 220 (41.59%) ASP.NET
3 133 (25.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 116 (21.93%) HTML
5 92 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 82 (15.50%) jQuery
7 77 (14.56%) WCF
8 75 (14.18%) RESTful
9 72 (13.61%) Web Services
10 71 (13.42%) .NET Framework
11 70 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 65 (12.29%) CSS
13 63 (11.91%) AngularJS
14 61 (11.53%) Node.js
15 59 (11.15%) Entity Framework
16 40 (7.56%) REST
17 37 (6.99%) Ajax
18 33 (6.24%) XML
19 31 (5.86%) SOAP
20 28 (5.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.91%) BBC
3 26 (4.91%) Social Media
4 25 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.21%) Replication
6 16 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.65%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.65%) User Experience
8 9 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.70%) Clustering
8 9 (1.70%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.51%) iPhone
9 8 (1.51%) NHS
10 7 (1.32%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.32%) Data Conversion
10 7 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.32%) PDA
10 7 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 121 (22.87%) Windows
2 77 (14.56%) Windows Server
3 51 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (8.32%) Linux
5 43 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.40%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.65%) Unix
9 11 (2.08%) Android
10 9 (1.70%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.70%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.70%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.32%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.95%) Solaris
13 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.38%) AIX
14 2 (0.38%) CentOS
14 2 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (35.54%) MVC
2 172 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (19.28%) TDD
4 79 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (14.18%) Scrum
6 69 (13.04%) Web Application Development
7 68 (12.85%) BDD
8 65 (12.29%) Web Development
9 64 (12.10%) Unit Testing
10 50 (9.45%) ETL
11 47 (8.88%) OO
12 42 (7.94%) Analytics
13 39 (7.37%) CRM
14 34 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (6.24%) Software Engineering
16 32 (6.05%) Project Management
17 28 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (4.54%) Time Management
19 23 (4.35%) Data Modelling
19 23 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 267 (50.47%) C#
2 265 (50.09%) SQL
3 146 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 107 (20.23%) T-SQL
5 47 (8.88%) Ruby
6 46 (8.70%) Java
7 38 (7.18%) PowerShell
8 32 (6.05%) VBA
9 28 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 21 (3.97%) VB
11 20 (3.78%) C++
12 14 (2.65%) VBScript
13 10 (1.89%) Python
14 9 (1.70%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.32%) ES6
16 4 (0.76%) C
16 4 (0.76%) XAML
17 3 (0.57%) ABAP
17 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (16.07%) Degree
2 40 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (6.99%) Security Cleared
4 30 (5.67%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (2.65%) CCNA
6 14 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.89%) MCSE
8 9 (1.70%) MCITP
9 8 (1.51%) ISEB
10 7 (1.32%) CCNP
10 7 (1.32%) CEH
10 7 (1.32%) SSCP
11 6 (1.13%) MCP
11 6 (1.13%) MCTS
12 5 (0.95%) CCAA
12 5 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.95%) MCSA
12 5 (0.95%) MCSD
13 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.46%) SLA
2 8 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.13%) QA
System Software
1 56 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 45 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.02%) XenApp
5 14 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.32%) NFS
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.95%) vSphere
9 4 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.57%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.19%) UAG
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
12 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) SCCM
2 9 (1.70%) SCOM
3 7 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.95%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.38%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.19%) Simpana
8 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 218 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.56%) Oracle
3 52 (9.83%) VMware
4 38 (7.18%) Citrix
5 37 (6.99%) Cisco
5 37 (6.99%) Facebook
6 34 (6.43%) Apple
6 34 (6.43%) SAP
7 28 (5.29%) HP
8 27 (5.10%) Google
9 26 (4.91%) Sony
9 26 (4.91%) Yahoo!
10 23 (4.35%) IBM
11 19 (3.59%) Cognos
12 17 (3.21%) Tableau
13 16 (3.02%) Remedy
14 12 (2.27%) Computacenter
15 10 (1.89%) Telerik
15 10 (1.89%) Teradata
15 10 (1.89%) TIBCO
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Ex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+ bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago