The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 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 287 279 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.97% 26.32% 26.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.78% 68.38% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 254 247 208
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
389 408 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.20% 38.49% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 336 357 302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
South East

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 1 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 1 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 +6 44 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Maidstone -1 37 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Stansted - 19 £45,000 -
West Malling +4 17 £50,000 +12.35%
Tunbridge Wells -6 15 £42,500 - 1
Chatham +3 14 £45,000 -4.25%
Tonbridge +3 11 £47,500 +2.70%
Folkestone 0 9 £25,000 -41.17%
Cranbrook - 7 £40,000 - 1
Canterbury 0 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Gravesend - 4 £35,346 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks -2 2 £50,000 +14.94%
Dover - 1 - -
Swanley - 1 £30,500 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 414 (63.69%) .NET
2 331 (50.92%) SQL
3 330 (50.77%) C#
4 286 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 231 (35.54%) Microsoft
6 222 (34.15%) MVC
7 199 (30.62%) T-SQL
8 166 (25.54%) Windows
9 161 (24.77%) HTML
10 156 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 148 (22.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 148 (22.77%) JavaScript
12 143 (22.00%) TDD
13 139 (21.38%) CSS
14 131 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 126 (19.38%) WCF
15 126 (19.38%) Scrum
16 105 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
16 105 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 103 (15.85%) VB.NET
18 101 (15.54%) MS Excel
18 101 (15.54%) Degree
19 98 (15.08%) Oracle
19 98 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
20 84 (12.92%) OO
21 80 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
22 76 (11.69%) Finance
22 76 (11.69%) WPF
23 75 (11.54%) jQuery
24 74 (11.38%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 73 (11.23%) IIS
2 27 (4.15%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.00%) Node.js
4 19 (2.92%) MS Exchange
5 16 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (1.69%) CMS
7 10 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.23%) Documentum
9 7 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.62%) Apache
10 4 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.46%) Lync
11 3 (0.46%) Kentico
12 2 (0.31%) Mule
12 2 (0.31%) Drupal
13 1 (0.15%) DNN
13 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 101 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.38%) MS Office
3 12 (1.85%) FastStats
4 10 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.23%) PowerPivot
5 8 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.23%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.77%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.54%) WebTrends
3 9 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.46%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.69%) SaaS
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.46%) Firewall
1 29 (4.46%) SAN
2 17 (2.62%) Internet
3 14 (2.15%) DNS
4 13 (2.00%) LAN
4 13 (2.00%) WAN
5 12 (1.85%) Wireless
5 12 (1.85%) VPN
6 11 (1.69%) VLAN
6 11 (1.69%) HTTP
6 11 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.23%) iSCSI
8 7 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (1.08%) CTI
9 6 (0.92%) DHCP
10 4 (0.62%) MPLS
10 4 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.46%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.15%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 148 (22.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 67 (10.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 61 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 55 (8.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (7.08%) MySQL
10 24 (3.69%) OLAP
10 24 (3.69%) RDBMS
11 23 (3.54%) NoSQL
12 22 (3.38%) DTS
13 21 (3.23%) SQL CLR
14 19 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (2.92%) Big Data
15 17 (2.62%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
18 10 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (6.77%) NUnit
2 42 (6.46%) Visual Studio
3 41 (6.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 33 (5.08%) Moq
5 28 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (4.00%) Maven
7 25 (3.85%) MSTest
8 16 (2.46%) Git (software)
9 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.92%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.92%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.92%) ReSharper
10 6 (0.92%) Selenium
10 6 (0.92%) Fiddler
11 5 (0.77%) Ranorex
11 5 (0.77%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.62%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.62%) FitNesse
13 3 (0.46%) NuGet
14 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
General
1 76 (11.69%) Finance
2 52 (8.00%) Marketing
3 19 (2.92%) Retail
4 15 (2.31%) Advertising
5 12 (1.85%) Games
6 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.08%) Legal
8 5 (0.77%) Banking
8 5 (0.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.31%) Electronics
9 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.31%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 398 (61.23%) Developer
2 208 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 92 (14.15%) C# Developer
4 81 (12.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 73 (11.23%) DBA
7 59 (9.08%) SQL Developer
8 57 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 55 (8.46%) SQL DBA
10 53 (8.15%) Analyst
11 48 (7.38%) Web Developer
11 48 (7.38%) Software Developer
12 45 (6.92%) Senior Developer
13 40 (6.15%) Administrator
14 39 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
15 37 (5.69%) SQL Server Developer
16 25 (3.85%) Consultant
17 22 (3.38%) Architect
17 22 (3.38%) Senior Software Developer
18 21 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (63.69%) .NET
2 286 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 161 (24.77%) HTML
4 139 (21.38%) CSS
5 131 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 126 (19.38%) WCF
7 76 (11.69%) WPF
8 75 (11.54%) jQuery
9 72 (11.08%) XML
10 66 (10.15%) .NET Framework
11 64 (9.85%) WinForms
12 52 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 43 (6.62%) REST
14 41 (6.31%) Silverlight
15 40 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (5.85%) HTML5
17 36 (5.54%) Web Services
18 33 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 31 (4.77%) Castle Windsor
19 31 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (5.08%) Replication
4 27 (4.15%) Clustering
5 26 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (3.69%) Social Media
7 20 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.15%) BBC
8 14 (2.15%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.38%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.38%) Physics
10 8 (1.23%) Open Source
10 8 (1.23%) Blog
11 7 (1.08%) Chemistry
11 7 (1.08%) W3C
11 7 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.08%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.77%) iPhone
12 5 (0.77%) NHS
12 5 (0.77%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 166 (25.54%) Windows
2 25 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (1.85%) UNIX
5 11 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.92%) Android
8 4 (0.62%) Linux
9 3 (0.46%) Solaris
9 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.31%) VMS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (34.15%) MVC
2 143 (22.00%) TDD
3 126 (19.38%) Scrum
4 105 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
5 84 (12.92%) OO
6 74 (11.38%) Performance Tuning
7 72 (11.08%) Web Application Development
8 70 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (8.62%) ETL
10 54 (8.31%) E-Commerce
11 48 (7.38%) Kanban
12 47 (7.23%) Migration
12 47 (7.23%) SOA
13 45 (6.92%) Web Development
14 43 (6.62%) Data Modelling
15 42 (6.46%) Dependency Injection
16 41 (6.31%) Software Engineering
17 40 (6.15%) BDD
17 40 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (6.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 331 (50.92%) SQL
2 330 (50.77%) C#
3 199 (30.62%) T-SQL
4 148 (22.77%) JavaScript
5 103 (15.85%) VB.NET
6 46 (7.08%) Java
7 35 (5.38%) VB
8 23 (3.54%) VB6
9 21 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.15%) Ruby
10 14 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.54%) PHP
12 6 (0.92%) TypeScript
12 6 (0.92%) VBA
13 5 (0.77%) XPath
14 3 (0.46%) Python
15 2 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.31%) C
16 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (15.54%) Degree
2 80 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.00%) MCP
3 26 (4.00%) MCTS
4 18 (2.77%) MCAD
4 18 (2.77%) MCSD
5 14 (2.15%) MCITP
6 13 (2.00%) MCDBA
7 12 (1.85%) ISEB
8 8 (1.23%) MCPD
9 6 (0.92%) MCSE
10 5 (0.77%) CCNA
10 5 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.31%) PhD
12 2 (0.31%) MCSA
12 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.38%) QA
2 14 (2.15%) SLA
3 11 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.77%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.46%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.54%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.38%) XenApp
4 8 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.46%) vSphere
5 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.23%) Backup Exec
1 8 (1.23%) ZABBIX
1 8 (1.23%) SCCM
2 6 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.62%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 231 (35.54%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.08%) Oracle
3 37 (5.69%) Google
4 30 (4.62%) VMware
5 24 (3.69%) Facebook
6 22 (3.38%) Business Objects
6 22 (3.38%) Citrix
7 18 (2.77%) HP
8 16 (2.46%) Adobe
9 15 (2.31%) Cisco
10 14 (2.15%) Sony
10 14 (2.15%) Apple
10 14 (2.15%) Yahoo!
11 13 (2.00%) Neolane
12 9 (1.38%) Dell
13 8 (1.23%) Jaspersoft
13 8 (1.23%) Thunderhead
13 8 (1.23%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.23%) Cognos
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 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
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 38000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago