The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 214 366 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.20% 30.00% 15.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.94% 73.20% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 195 328 173
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 500 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.27% 40.98% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 308 425 303
Average salary £37,500 £46,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.78% +14.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kent region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 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
Tunbridge Wells -2 52 £41,500 -7.77% 6
Maidstone +4 20 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Dartford -3 18 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Canterbury +4 15 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Rochester 0 14 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Stansted +1 9 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Sevenoaks -2 8 £23,500 -49.46% 1
Tonbridge -5 8 £35,000 -26.31%
West Malling -2 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Chatham -6 4 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Folkestone +5 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Sittingbourne -5 1 £41,500 +48.21% 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 392 (75.97%) .NET
2 338 (65.50%) C#
3 273 (52.91%) MVC
4 269 (52.13%) ASP.NET
5 252 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (40.50%) SQL
7 190 (36.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 187 (36.24%) TDD
9 173 (33.53%) Microsoft
10 159 (30.81%) WCF
11 158 (30.62%) Windows
12 156 (30.23%) Scrum
13 150 (29.07%) HTML
14 144 (27.91%) JavaScript
15 121 (23.45%) Web Application Development
16 119 (23.06%) T-SQL
17 118 (22.87%) Dependency Injection
18 116 (22.48%) CSS
19 107 (20.74%) MVVM
20 104 (20.16%) NUnit
21 100 (19.38%) Rhino Mocks
21 100 (19.38%) Castle Windsor
22 99 (19.19%) Kanban
23 98 (18.99%) WPF
24 96 (18.60%) Finance
25 87 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
26 85 (16.47%) Inversion of Control
27 82 (15.89%) Ninject
28 81 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
29 79 (15.31%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 33 (6.40%) MS Exchange
2 28 (5.43%) CMS
3 27 (5.23%) IIS
4 25 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.26%) Node.js
6 21 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.74%) Apache
12 6 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.16%) Lync
13 3 (0.58%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.58%) ArcIMS
13 3 (0.58%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.58%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 79 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.04%) MS Office
3 20 (3.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (3.29%) Photoshop
4 17 (3.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.78%) SaaS
2 14 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.94%) Office 365
4 2 (0.39%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.66%) Internet
2 33 (6.40%) DNS
2 33 (6.40%) Firewall
3 29 (5.62%) DHCP
4 27 (5.23%) SAN
5 22 (4.26%) SMTP
6 19 (3.68%) VPN
7 18 (3.49%) IMAP
8 17 (3.29%) DMZ
8 17 (3.29%) TCP/IP
8 17 (3.29%) Wireless
8 17 (3.29%) VLAN
9 10 (1.94%) VoIP
10 9 (1.74%) HTTP
10 9 (1.74%) NAS
11 8 (1.55%) ADSL
12 7 (1.36%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.97%) SSL
14 3 (0.58%) WAN
14 3 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 62 (12.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (7.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 37 (7.17%) MySQL
5 25 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 22 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 19 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.29%) NoSQL
8 17 (3.29%) Redis
9 14 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.74%) Big Data
11 8 (1.55%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.36%) DTS
13 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.16%) SQL CLR
14 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 104 (20.16%) NUnit
2 100 (19.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 76 (14.73%) Moq
4 75 (14.53%) MSTest
5 39 (7.56%) Visual Studio
6 23 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.88%) Git (software)
8 16 (3.10%) Subversion
9 15 (2.91%) Maven
10 11 (2.13%) Selenium
11 10 (1.94%) ReSharper
11 10 (1.94%) Hudson
12 9 (1.74%) Fiddler
13 8 (1.55%) NCrunch
14 7 (1.36%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
16 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
16 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
16 1 (0.19%) TestComplete
General
1 96 (18.60%) Finance
2 26 (5.04%) Games
3 21 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.33%) Marketing
5 10 (1.94%) Banking
6 4 (0.78%) Retail
7 3 (0.58%) Advertising
7 3 (0.58%) Billing
8 2 (0.39%) Publishing
8 2 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 372 (72.09%) Developer
2 245 (47.48%) .NET Developer
3 59 (11.43%) C# Developer
4 53 (10.27%) DBA
5 49 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (7.95%) SQL DBA
7 37 (7.17%) Web Developer
8 35 (6.78%) Administrator
9 33 (6.40%) Analyst
10 29 (5.62%) SQL Server DBA
11 28 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (5.04%) Junior
12 26 (5.04%) Support Engineer
12 26 (5.04%) SQL Developer
13 25 (4.84%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.46%) Software Developer
14 23 (4.46%) Junior Developer
14 23 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.88%) Systems Support
15 20 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (75.97%) .NET
2 269 (52.13%) ASP.NET
3 190 (36.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 159 (30.81%) WCF
5 150 (29.07%) HTML
6 116 (22.48%) CSS
7 100 (19.38%) Castle Windsor
8 98 (18.99%) WPF
9 82 (15.89%) Ninject
10 78 (15.12%) jQuery
10 78 (15.12%) .NET Framework
11 77 (14.92%) Unity DI Container
12 75 (14.53%) Spring.NET
13 73 (14.15%) Web Services
13 73 (14.15%) XML
14 68 (13.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 51 (9.88%) WinForms
16 50 (9.69%) HTML5
17 45 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (8.53%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (16.47%) Inversion of Control
2 67 (12.98%) Enterprise Software
3 61 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (8.14%) Social Network
5 30 (5.81%) Replication
6 27 (5.23%) Computer Science
7 25 (4.84%) iPhone
8 22 (4.26%) Clustering
9 19 (3.68%) W3C
9 19 (3.68%) Data Integration
10 18 (3.49%) Blackberry
11 17 (3.29%) PDA
12 9 (1.74%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.74%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.55%) Blog
14 7 (1.36%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.16%) N-Tier
15 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.78%) Smartphone
16 4 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 158 (30.62%) Windows
2 38 (7.36%) Android
3 34 (6.59%) Linux
4 28 (5.43%) Windows 8
5 23 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.88%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (3.29%) Windows XP
8 17 (3.29%) Windows Vista
9 16 (3.10%) Windows Phone
10 9 (1.74%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.36%) UNIX
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (52.91%) MVC
2 252 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (36.24%) TDD
4 156 (30.23%) Scrum
5 121 (23.45%) Web Application Development
6 118 (22.87%) Dependency Injection
7 107 (20.74%) MVVM
8 99 (19.19%) Kanban
9 87 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (13.57%) OO
11 61 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (11.43%) OOD
13 48 (9.30%) Domain-Driven Design
14 37 (7.17%) BDD
15 35 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
16 29 (5.62%) Data Analysis
17 28 (5.43%) Unit Testing
17 28 (5.43%) SOA
18 26 (5.04%) Software Engineering
19 24 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 338 (65.50%) C#
2 209 (40.50%) SQL
3 144 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 119 (23.06%) T-SQL
5 55 (10.66%) VB.NET
6 48 (9.30%) VB
7 33 (6.40%) Java
8 19 (3.68%) VB6
9 18 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.91%) Ruby
11 10 (1.94%) C++
12 9 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.78%) Delphi
14 4 (0.78%) PHP
15 3 (0.58%) Python
15 3 (0.58%) XPath
16 2 (0.39%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.39%) VBScript
16 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (8.53%) Degree
2 9 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.16%) MCSE
3 6 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.16%) CCNA
4 1 (0.19%) ISEB
4 1 (0.19%) MCSA
4 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.94%) QA
2 9 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.17%) Hyper-V
3 31 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (1.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.78%) XenApp
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.19%) MDaemon
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.55%) HAProxy
3 6 (1.16%) SCCM
4 5 (0.97%) SCOM
5 4 (0.78%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 173 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.33%) Twitter
2 43 (8.33%) Oracle
3 33 (6.40%) VMware
4 29 (5.62%) Facebook
5 24 (4.65%) Cisco
6 20 (3.88%) Adobe
6 20 (3.88%) Apple
7 18 (3.49%) Symantec
8 17 (3.29%) Draytek
9 16 (3.10%) Citrix
10 9 (1.74%) Veeam
11 8 (1.55%) Google
12 5 (0.97%) Sybase
12 5 (0.97%) Ektron
13 4 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.78%) SonicWALL
13 4 (0.78%) Dell
13 4 (0.78%) Avaya
14 3 (0.58%) ESRI
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £55,000 + beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago