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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 427 354 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.71% 14.00% 18.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.25% 48.16% 62.79%
Number of salaries quoted 359 331 422
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
733 735 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.12% 29.07% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 589 650 607
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Watford +20 97 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Hemel Hempstead 0 63 £43,750 +9.37% 4
St Albans -6 63 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Borehamwood +8 32 £37,500 -8.53% 3
Welwyn Garden City -8 26 £50,000 +21.21%
Letchworth +1 10 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Royston -4 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Bishop's Stortford +8 4 £40,250 -15.26%
Harpenden +2 4 £22,250 -40.66% 1
Hitchin - 4 - -
Kings Langley - 3 £45,000 -
Berkhamsted +1 2 - -
Hoddesdon -1 2 £44,250 -11.50%
Stevenage -7 2 £53,750 +43.33% 3
Hertford +2 1 £70,000 +47.36%
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 534 (62.75%) .NET
2 431 (50.65%) SQL
3 404 (47.47%) C#
4 370 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 332 (39.01%) JavaScript
6 326 (38.31%) Microsoft
7 284 (33.37%) Windows
8 282 (33.14%) MVC
9 269 (31.61%) HTML
10 251 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 250 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
12 204 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 196 (23.03%) CSS
14 171 (20.09%) TDD
15 165 (19.39%) MS Excel
16 153 (17.98%) XML
17 147 (17.27%) OO
17 147 (17.27%) T-SQL
18 143 (16.80%) Java
19 129 (15.16%) Oracle
20 128 (15.04%) Degree
21 124 (14.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 123 (14.45%) SQL Server 2012
23 122 (14.34%) VMware
24 121 (14.22%) jQuery
25 120 (14.10%) Scrum
26 117 (13.75%) .NET Framework
27 115 (13.51%) Web Services
28 113 (13.28%) WCF
29 107 (12.57%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 107 (12.57%) IIS
2 102 (11.99%) SharePoint
3 61 (7.17%) MS Exchange
4 58 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (5.41%) JBoss
7 43 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
8 38 (4.47%) WebSphere
8 38 (4.47%) Node.js
9 35 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (3.17%) Tomcat
11 24 (2.82%) CMS
12 21 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.41%) Tuxedo
13 12 (1.41%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
13 12 (1.41%) AquaLogic
14 11 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 165 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.82%) MS Office
3 5 (0.59%) MS Project
4 4 (0.47%) Mingle
5 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.94%) Maximo
3 7 (0.82%) CA PPM
3 7 (0.82%) Magento
4 4 (0.47%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.24%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.24%) Agresso
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.12%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.70%) Office 365
2 19 (2.23%) SaaS
3 17 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.35%) GitHub
6 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.58%) Firewall
2 50 (5.88%) Internet
3 47 (5.52%) DNS
4 44 (5.17%) DHCP
5 28 (3.29%) SAN
6 23 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.53%) HTTP
8 12 (1.41%) VoIP
9 11 (1.29%) SSL
9 11 (1.29%) VPN
10 7 (0.82%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.82%) Network Security
11 6 (0.71%) VLAN
11 6 (0.71%) LAN
11 6 (0.71%) FTP
12 5 (0.59%) WAN
12 5 (0.59%) DMZ
12 5 (0.59%) Wireless
13 4 (0.47%) 3G
13 4 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 124 (14.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 123 (14.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 104 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 95 (11.16%) Relational Database
6 80 (9.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 63 (7.40%) NoSQL
8 47 (5.52%) MySQL
9 44 (5.17%) Oracle Database
10 36 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 31 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (2.35%) DB2
14 20 (2.35%) MongoDB
15 17 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
15 17 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
17 15 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (1.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 81 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 63 (7.40%) Visual Studio
3 51 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (5.64%) Subversion
5 32 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 30 (3.53%) NUnit
7 20 (2.35%) MSTest
8 19 (2.23%) JUnit
8 19 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.65%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.53%) SpecFlow
11 12 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
11 12 (1.41%) Maven
12 11 (1.29%) CruiseControl
12 11 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (1.29%) Selenium
12 11 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 10 (1.18%) Moq
13 10 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 102 (11.99%) Finance
2 50 (5.88%) Retail
3 27 (3.17%) Games
4 25 (2.94%) Back Office
5 18 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.41%) Advertising
7 9 (1.06%) Legal
8 8 (0.94%) Banking
8 8 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.82%) Marketing
10 6 (0.71%) Billing
10 6 (0.71%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.59%) Front Office
12 3 (0.35%) Electronics
12 3 (0.35%) Law
12 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 539 (63.34%) Developer
2 241 (28.32%) .NET Developer
3 122 (14.34%) C# Developer
4 93 (10.93%) Analyst
5 87 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 86 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 78 (9.17%) Software Developer
8 71 (8.34%) Senior Developer
9 63 (7.40%) Java Developer
10 60 (7.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (5.41%) Web Developer
12 44 (5.17%) Administrator
13 39 (4.58%) Software Engineer
14 38 (4.47%) Junior
14 38 (4.47%) DBA
15 37 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 37 (4.35%) SQL Developer
15 37 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
16 35 (4.11%) Support Analyst
17 31 (3.64%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (62.75%) .NET
2 370 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 269 (31.61%) HTML
4 204 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 196 (23.03%) CSS
6 153 (17.98%) XML
7 121 (14.22%) jQuery
8 117 (13.75%) .NET Framework
9 115 (13.51%) Web Services
10 113 (13.28%) WCF
11 99 (11.63%) Ajax
12 88 (10.34%) HTML5
13 75 (8.81%) J2EE
14 63 (7.40%) Entity Framework
15 62 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 58 (6.82%) AngularJS
17 53 (6.23%) CSS3
18 49 (5.76%) XSLT
19 48 (5.64%) RESTful
19 48 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.35%) Clustering
4 34 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 33 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (3.64%) N-Tier
6 31 (3.64%) BBC
6 31 (3.64%) Social Media
7 30 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.23%) Replication
9 16 (1.88%) User Experience
10 13 (1.53%) EFT
11 11 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.06%) FMCG
14 8 (0.94%) iSeries
14 8 (0.94%) Data Extraction
15 6 (0.71%) iPad
16 5 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 284 (33.37%) Windows
2 98 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (5.88%) Linux
5 29 (3.41%) Windows 2000
6 24 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 19 (2.23%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.65%) Android
10 11 (1.29%) UNIX
11 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.59%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.24%) Solaris
14 1 (0.12%) AIX
14 1 (0.12%) HPUX
14 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (33.14%) MVC
2 250 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (20.09%) TDD
4 147 (17.27%) OO
5 120 (14.10%) Scrum
6 81 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 72 (8.46%) Web Application Development
8 71 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
9 63 (7.40%) BDD
10 58 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 57 (6.70%) E-Commerce
12 50 (5.88%) OOP
12 50 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (5.41%) SOA
14 43 (5.05%) CRM
14 43 (5.05%) Web Development
15 39 (4.58%) ITIL
15 39 (4.58%) Domain-Driven Design
16 38 (4.47%) Workflow
17 37 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (50.65%) SQL
2 404 (47.47%) C#
3 332 (39.01%) JavaScript
4 147 (17.27%) T-SQL
5 143 (16.80%) Java
6 62 (7.29%) VB
7 53 (6.23%) VB.NET
8 47 (5.52%) PowerShell
9 33 (3.88%) Ruby
10 23 (2.70%) C++
11 22 (2.59%) PHP
12 21 (2.47%) VBA
13 15 (1.76%) VBScript
14 13 (1.53%) Python
14 13 (1.53%) VB6
15 12 (1.41%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.41%) COBOL
15 12 (1.41%) Delphi
16 10 (1.18%) C
17 9 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 128 (15.04%) Degree
2 48 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 45 (5.29%) SC Cleared
3 45 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (3.88%) MCSE
5 31 (3.64%) MCSA
6 23 (2.70%) MCITP
7 11 (1.29%) ISEB
8 7 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.47%) CCNA
10 3 (0.35%) MCP
10 3 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.24%) MCSD
12 1 (0.12%) HND
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.12%) MCTS
12 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.88%) QA
2 19 (2.23%) SLA
3 13 (1.53%) ISO 8583
4 9 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.47%) RosettaNet
7 2 (0.24%) HL7
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 89 (10.46%) Active Directory
2 48 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (4.23%) vSphere
4 33 (3.88%) XenDesktop
5 32 (3.76%) XenApp
5 32 (3.76%) VMware ESX
6 29 (3.41%) Hyper-V
6 29 (3.41%) vCloud
7 16 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.59%) NFS
10 3 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.24%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (4.70%) SCCM
2 30 (3.53%) Backup Exec
3 29 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 29 (3.41%) NetBackup
4 26 (3.06%) SCOM
5 11 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.94%) Puppet
7 7 (0.82%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.24%) WSUS
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.12%) Legato
10 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 326 (38.31%) Microsoft
2 129 (15.16%) Oracle
3 122 (14.34%) VMware
4 51 (5.99%) Citrix
5 36 (4.23%) Cisco
6 34 (4.00%) Facebook
7 32 (3.76%) Google
7 32 (3.76%) Sophos
7 32 (3.76%) Apple
8 31 (3.64%) Sony
8 31 (3.64%) Yahoo!
9 30 (3.53%) Symantec
10 29 (3.41%) Veritas
11 28 (3.29%) Sybase
12 27 (3.17%) IBM
12 27 (3.17%) SAP
13 22 (2.59%) Jaspersoft
14 16 (1.88%) Ogone
14 16 (1.88%) Demandware
14 16 (1.88%) hybris
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £25k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Globaltech Solutions Limited
Salary: £Neg on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
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