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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 246 294 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.38% 26.56% 26.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.79% 74.24% 67.88%
Number of salaries quoted 236 261 248
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
449 396 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.86% 35.77% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 419 344 360
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 63 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Maidstone +3 51 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Dartford -3 24 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Sevenoaks +4 21 £36,500 -27.00% 6
Canterbury 0 15 £37,500 - 2
West Malling -2 11 £36,500 -28.02% 4
Folkestone -6 7 £42,000 +68.00% 1
Tonbridge -8 5 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Rochester - 4 £37,000 - 1
Chatham -4 2 £38,500 -14.44%
Stansted -3 1 £30,000 -33.33% 2
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 337 (73.26%) .NET
2 294 (63.91%) C#
3 232 (50.43%) ASP.NET
4 226 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (47.61%) MVC
6 169 (36.74%) SQL
7 164 (35.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 148 (32.17%) HTML
9 146 (31.74%) Microsoft
10 142 (30.87%) JavaScript
11 141 (30.65%) TDD
12 120 (26.09%) WCF
13 117 (25.43%) CSS
14 115 (25.00%) Windows
15 114 (24.78%) Scrum
16 107 (23.26%) T-SQL
17 99 (21.52%) jQuery
18 90 (19.57%) .NET Framework
18 90 (19.57%) Finance
19 85 (18.48%) Dependency Injection
20 83 (18.04%) Web Application Development
21 78 (16.96%) MVVM
22 75 (16.30%) HTML5
23 69 (15.00%) WPF
23 69 (15.00%) MS Excel
24 68 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 68 (14.78%) SQL Server 2008
25 67 (14.57%) NUnit
26 66 (14.35%) Ninject
26 66 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (9.78%) IIS
2 38 (8.26%) Node.js
3 23 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (4.78%) MS Exchange
5 21 (4.57%) CMS
6 16 (3.48%) Lync
7 11 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.96%) Apache
9 9 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.74%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.87%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.43%) ArcIMS
14 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.22%) Kentico
14 1 (0.22%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 69 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.57%) MS Office
3 14 (3.04%) Photoshop
3 14 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.65%) SaaS
2 19 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.83%) Office 365
4 3 (0.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.48%) SAN
2 36 (7.83%) DNS
3 32 (6.96%) Firewall
4 19 (4.13%) DHCP
5 18 (3.91%) Internet
6 17 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 13 (2.83%) SMTP
8 12 (2.61%) VoIP
9 10 (2.17%) VPN
9 10 (2.17%) IMAP
10 9 (1.96%) VLAN
10 9 (1.96%) NAS
10 9 (1.96%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.96%) Wireless
10 9 (1.96%) DMZ
11 6 (1.30%) HTTP
12 4 (0.87%) SSL
13 3 (0.65%) PPP
13 3 (0.65%) WAN
14 2 (0.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 68 (14.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 66 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (11.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 30 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 26 (5.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 24 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (4.78%) Redis
8 18 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.48%) MySQL
11 15 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (3.04%) Oracle Database
12 14 (3.04%) SQL CLR
13 12 (2.61%) MongoDB
13 12 (2.61%) Big Data
14 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.52%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.87%) DTS
15 4 (0.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 67 (14.57%) NUnit
2 65 (14.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 58 (12.61%) Moq
4 57 (12.39%) MSTest
5 32 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (6.52%) Git (software)
7 28 (6.09%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.17%) Jasmine
9 8 (1.74%) ReSharper
9 8 (1.74%) Selenium
10 7 (1.52%) Subversion
11 6 (1.30%) Fiddler
11 6 (1.30%) Hudson
12 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.22%) Maven
13 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
13 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (19.57%) Finance
2 22 (4.78%) Marketing
3 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.74%) Games
5 6 (1.30%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Legal
7 3 (0.65%) Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Retail
8 2 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 325 (70.65%) Developer
2 227 (49.35%) .NET Developer
3 66 (14.35%) C# Developer
4 56 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (11.74%) Senior Developer
6 48 (10.43%) DBA
7 47 (10.22%) Web Developer
8 46 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (9.13%) Junior
10 40 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 38 (8.26%) Junior Developer
12 36 (7.83%) SQL DBA
13 34 (7.39%) Analyst
14 29 (6.30%) SQL Server DBA
15 26 (5.65%) Support Engineer
16 25 (5.43%) SQL Developer
17 24 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
18 23 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
19 22 (4.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (73.26%) .NET
2 232 (50.43%) ASP.NET
3 164 (35.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 148 (32.17%) HTML
5 120 (26.09%) WCF
6 117 (25.43%) CSS
7 99 (21.52%) jQuery
8 90 (19.57%) .NET Framework
9 75 (16.30%) HTML5
10 69 (15.00%) WPF
11 66 (14.35%) Ninject
12 65 (14.13%) Castle Windsor
13 59 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 58 (12.61%) Entity Framework
15 56 (12.17%) Spring.NET
15 56 (12.17%) Unity DI Container
16 50 (10.87%) CSS3
16 50 (10.87%) Web Services
17 48 (10.43%) XML
18 46 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.91%) Inversion of Control
2 57 (12.39%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.87%) Social Network
5 23 (5.00%) Replication
6 21 (4.57%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.48%) Clustering
8 14 (3.04%) W3C
9 13 (2.83%) EqualLogic
10 11 (2.39%) Data Integration
10 11 (2.39%) Fat Client
10 11 (2.39%) Thin Client
11 10 (2.17%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.17%) Streaming Music
12 9 (1.96%) PDA
12 9 (1.96%) iPhone
13 6 (1.30%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 115 (25.00%) Windows
2 37 (8.04%) Linux
3 16 (3.48%) Windows 8
4 15 (3.26%) Android
5 14 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.61%) UNIX
7 10 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.96%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.96%) Windows Vista
9 8 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.30%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.22%) SUSE
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (47.61%) MVC
3 141 (30.65%) TDD
4 114 (24.78%) Scrum
5 85 (18.48%) Dependency Injection
6 83 (18.04%) Web Application Development
7 78 (16.96%) MVVM
8 65 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
8 65 (14.13%) Kanban
9 58 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (8.91%) OO
11 36 (7.83%) SDLC
12 35 (7.61%) OOD
12 35 (7.61%) Data Analysis
13 34 (7.39%) BDD
14 32 (6.96%) Domain-Driven Design
14 32 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
14 32 (6.96%) Web Development
15 20 (4.35%) Unit Testing
16 19 (4.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 294 (63.91%) C#
2 169 (36.74%) SQL
3 142 (30.87%) JavaScript
4 107 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 38 (8.26%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.74%) PowerShell
7 28 (6.09%) Ruby
8 16 (3.48%) VB
9 10 (2.17%) Java
10 7 (1.52%) VB6
11 6 (1.30%) C++
11 6 (1.30%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.65%) VBA
13 3 (0.65%) PHP
14 2 (0.43%) Delphi
14 2 (0.43%) Python
14 2 (0.43%) XPath
15 1 (0.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 31 (6.74%) Degree
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.65%) MCSE
4 2 (0.43%) MCSA
5 1 (0.22%) CCNA
5 1 (0.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.22%) MCTS
5 1 (0.22%) MCITP
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.52%) QA
3 5 (1.09%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (7.61%) Hyper-V
2 30 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 20 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.96%) vSphere
4 9 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.22%) MDaemon
6 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (4.13%) HAProxy
2 18 (3.91%) SCCM
3 15 (3.26%) SCOM
3 15 (3.26%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 146 (31.74%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.39%) Twitter
3 26 (5.65%) Facebook
4 25 (5.43%) Oracle
5 24 (5.22%) VMware
6 17 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
7 14 (3.04%) Cisco
7 14 (3.04%) Adobe
8 11 (2.39%) Citrix
9 10 (2.17%) Symantec
10 9 (1.96%) Draytek
10 9 (1.96%) Veeam
10 9 (1.96%) Apple
11 6 (1.30%) Avaya
12 5 (1.09%) Sybase
13 4 (0.87%) Red Gate
14 3 (0.65%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.65%) Teradata
14 3 (0.65%) SAP
14 3 (0.65%) Informatica
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstairs, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago