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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 245 307 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.79% 27.81% 24.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.81% 70.57% 65.90%
Number of salaries quoted 210 272 197
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
346 435 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.59% 39.40% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 378 286
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Dartford +9 45 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Maidstone 0 36 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Chatham +2 13 £45,000 -4.25% 2
West Malling +7 12 £50,000 +12.35% 2
Tunbridge Wells -8 10 £45,000 -4.76% 4
Stansted - 10 £50,000 -
Folkestone -2 9 £33,500 -0.74%
Canterbury -1 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Tonbridge +3 6 £42,500 +11.84%
Cranbrook - 6 £40,000 - 1
Rochester +2 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Margate - 3 £37,500 -
Gravesend - 2 £35,000 -
Dover - 2 £62,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 390 (63.93%) .NET
2 324 (53.11%) C#
3 293 (48.03%) SQL
4 272 (44.59%) ASP.NET
5 219 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 197 (32.30%) MVC
7 166 (27.21%) T-SQL
8 157 (25.74%) Windows
9 152 (24.92%) HTML
10 143 (23.44%) TDD
11 141 (23.11%) JavaScript
12 138 (22.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 131 (21.48%) CSS
14 125 (20.49%) WCF
15 119 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 119 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 114 (18.69%) Scrum
17 104 (17.05%) VB.NET
18 102 (16.72%) Degree
19 95 (15.57%) MS Excel
20 93 (15.25%) Oracle
20 93 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 82 (13.44%) SQL Server 2012
22 80 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
23 78 (12.79%) OO
23 78 (12.79%) XML
23 78 (12.79%) WPF
24 73 (11.97%) Web Application Development
25 70 (11.48%) Finance
26 68 (11.15%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 67 (10.98%) IIS
2 28 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.44%) Node.js
4 20 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 17 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (1.80%) CMS
7 10 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.31%) Documentum
10 7 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.66%) Apache
11 4 (0.66%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.49%) Lync
12 3 (0.49%) Kentico
13 2 (0.33%) Mule
14 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.16%) DNN
14 1 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 95 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.10%) MS Office
3 14 (2.30%) FastStats
4 10 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.31%) PowerPivot
5 8 (1.31%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.95%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.64%) WebTrends
3 9 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.33%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.33%) Magento
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.80%) SaaS
3 3 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.59%) Firewall
2 26 (4.26%) SAN
3 17 (2.79%) Internet
4 14 (2.30%) LAN
4 14 (2.30%) WAN
5 12 (1.97%) HTTP
5 12 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.97%) Wireless
5 12 (1.97%) VLAN
6 10 (1.64%) DNS
7 8 (1.31%) VPN
8 7 (1.15%) CTI
9 6 (0.98%) DHCP
10 5 (0.82%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.66%) MPLS
11 4 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (22.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 119 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 82 (13.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 54 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 50 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (6.72%) MySQL
7 41 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.95%) NoSQL
10 17 (2.79%) OLAP
10 17 (2.79%) DTS
10 17 (2.79%) SQL CLR
11 16 (2.62%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (2.30%) Big Data
13 12 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (1.64%) MS Access
14 10 (1.64%) OLTP
15 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (7.38%) NUnit
2 41 (6.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (5.90%) Visual Studio
4 33 (5.41%) Moq
5 29 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (4.59%) Maven
6 28 (4.59%) MSTest
7 18 (2.95%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.31%) Selenium
9 7 (1.15%) Fiddler
9 7 (1.15%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.15%) Ranorex
10 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.98%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.98%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.66%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.66%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.49%) NuGet
13 2 (0.33%) Gradle
General
1 70 (11.48%) Finance
2 51 (8.36%) Marketing
3 21 (3.44%) Retail
4 14 (2.30%) Advertising
5 12 (1.97%) Games
6 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.66%) Legal
8 3 (0.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.33%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Electronics
9 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.33%) Automotive
9 2 (0.33%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 375 (61.48%) Developer
2 198 (32.46%) .NET Developer
3 77 (12.62%) C# Developer
4 66 (10.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (10.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 55 (9.02%) Analyst
7 53 (8.69%) Web Developer
8 52 (8.52%) DBA
9 48 (7.87%) Senior Developer
10 47 (7.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (7.54%) Software Developer
12 45 (7.38%) SQL Developer
13 42 (6.89%) SQL DBA
14 31 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
15 29 (4.75%) Administrator
15 29 (4.75%) Consultant
16 28 (4.59%) SQL Server DBA
17 22 (3.61%) Senior Software Developer
18 21 (3.44%) Architect
19 20 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (63.93%) .NET
2 272 (44.59%) ASP.NET
3 152 (24.92%) HTML
4 131 (21.48%) CSS
5 125 (20.49%) WCF
6 119 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (12.79%) XML
7 78 (12.79%) WPF
8 68 (11.15%) jQuery
9 61 (10.00%) WinForms
10 58 (9.51%) .NET Framework
11 42 (6.89%) Web Services
12 41 (6.72%) REST
13 40 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 40 (6.56%) Silverlight
14 39 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 34 (5.57%) Castle Windsor
16 33 (5.41%) HTML5
17 32 (5.25%) MSMQ
17 32 (5.25%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 44 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (4.59%) Inversion of Control
4 27 (4.43%) Replication
5 20 (3.28%) Social Media
5 20 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.11%) Clustering
7 15 (2.46%) N-Tier
8 14 (2.30%) BBC
9 9 (1.48%) AS400
10 8 (1.31%) Open Source
11 7 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.15%) Physics
11 7 (1.15%) Chemistry
11 7 (1.15%) Social Network
11 7 (1.15%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.82%) Blog
13 5 (0.82%) iPhone
13 5 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 157 (25.74%) Windows
2 23 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.64%) Windows 8
4 9 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.98%) Android
7 5 (0.82%) UNIX
8 3 (0.49%) Linux
8 3 (0.49%) VMS
8 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.33%) Solaris
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (32.30%) MVC
2 143 (23.44%) TDD
3 114 (18.69%) Scrum
4 80 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (12.79%) OO
6 73 (11.97%) Web Application Development
7 65 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (9.18%) ETL
8 56 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
9 53 (8.69%) E-Commerce
10 48 (7.87%) Kanban
11 46 (7.54%) Dependency Injection
11 46 (7.54%) Web Development
12 45 (7.38%) Migration
13 44 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (7.05%) CRM
15 41 (6.72%) SOA
16 38 (6.23%) BDD
17 37 (6.07%) Software Engineering
18 35 (5.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (53.11%) C#
2 293 (48.03%) SQL
3 166 (27.21%) T-SQL
4 141 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 104 (17.05%) VB.NET
6 49 (8.03%) Java
7 38 (6.23%) VB
8 27 (4.43%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.10%) VB6
10 15 (2.46%) Ruby
11 10 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.48%) PHP
13 6 (0.98%) TypeScript
13 6 (0.98%) VBA
14 5 (0.82%) XPath
15 3 (0.49%) XAML
15 3 (0.49%) Python
16 2 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.33%) C
17 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 102 (16.72%) Degree
2 67 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.46%) MCTS
3 15 (2.46%) MCP
3 15 (2.46%) ISEB
4 14 (2.30%) MCITP
5 13 (2.13%) MCDBA
6 11 (1.80%) MCAD
6 11 (1.80%) MCSD
7 6 (0.98%) MCSE
8 5 (0.82%) CCNA
8 5 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.66%) MCPD
10 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.33%) MCSA
12 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.93%) QA
2 14 (2.30%) SLA
3 8 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.82%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.66%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.64%) XenApp
5 8 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.49%) vSphere
6 3 (0.49%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.49%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.48%) ZABBIX
1 9 (1.48%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.31%) SCCM
3 4 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 219 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 93 (15.25%) Oracle
3 37 (6.07%) Google
4 32 (5.25%) VMware
5 26 (4.26%) Facebook
6 23 (3.77%) Citrix
7 21 (3.44%) HP
8 20 (3.28%) Business Objects
9 17 (2.79%) Adobe
10 16 (2.62%) Cisco
11 14 (2.30%) Sony
11 14 (2.30%) Apple
11 14 (2.30%) Yahoo!
11 14 (2.30%) Neolane
12 10 (1.64%) Dell
13 9 (1.48%) ProCurve
13 9 (1.48%) Veeam
14 8 (1.31%) Thunderhead
14 8 (1.31%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 16 days ago