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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 368 196 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.35% 15.87% 29.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.02% 56.32% 70.79%
Number of salaries quoted 329 171 216
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
511 348 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.75% 28.18% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 431 302 300
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -1 62 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +4 51 £45,000 - 3
Dartford +3 30 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Sittingbourne - 24 £28,000 -
West Malling +9 21 £52,500 +31.25%
Stansted - 19 £45,000 - 2
Chatham 0 17 £50,000 +25.00%
Sevenoaks - 16 £43,000 - 1
Tonbridge -1 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Folkestone -6 3 £37,500 - 1
Rochester +1 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 - 1
Canterbury -5 1 £22,500 -27.41%
Snodland - 1 £30,000 -
Whitstable - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 489 (64.85%) .NET
2 447 (59.28%) SQL
3 376 (49.87%) C#
4 331 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 311 (41.25%) MVC
6 272 (36.07%) T-SQL
7 255 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 214 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 208 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 194 (25.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 184 (24.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 184 (24.40%) Windows
12 179 (23.74%) Business Intelligence
13 177 (23.47%) HTML
14 175 (23.21%) Scrum
15 162 (21.49%) JavaScript
15 162 (21.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 154 (20.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 151 (20.03%) TDD
18 139 (18.44%) CSS
19 136 (18.04%) Performance Tuning
20 123 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
21 111 (14.72%) jQuery
22 109 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
23 105 (13.93%) .NET Framework
24 103 (13.66%) OO
25 102 (13.53%) SQL Server 2005
26 99 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
27 97 (12.86%) VB.NET
28 96 (12.73%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 61 (8.09%) IIS
2 16 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.86%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (1.72%) Node.js
5 12 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.46%) Apache
7 10 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.33%) CMS
8 8 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.66%) Drupal
9 5 (0.66%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.53%) Mule
10 4 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.13%) Kentico
12 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 94 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.46%) MS Office
3 10 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.06%) FastStats
5 6 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.12%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.80%) WebTrends
2 6 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
3 2 (0.27%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.57%) SaaS
2 20 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.51%) Firewall
2 33 (4.38%) SAN
3 25 (3.32%) DNS
4 24 (3.18%) VPN
5 22 (2.92%) iSCSI
6 18 (2.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (1.86%) Internet
8 11 (1.46%) DHCP
9 10 (1.33%) HTTP
10 8 (1.06%) LAN
10 8 (1.06%) WAN
10 8 (1.06%) Wireless
11 7 (0.93%) DMZ
12 4 (0.53%) VLAN
13 3 (0.40%) VoIP
13 3 (0.40%) FTP
14 2 (0.27%) SMS
15 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
15 1 (0.13%) CTI
15 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 214 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 184 (24.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 162 (21.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 154 (20.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 102 (13.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 81 (10.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 59 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (5.84%) Relational Database
10 40 (5.31%) SQL CLR
11 36 (4.77%) OLAP
12 30 (3.98%) MySQL
13 24 (3.18%) RDBMS
13 24 (3.18%) Oracle Database
14 23 (3.05%) Big Data
15 20 (2.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 20 (2.65%) Redis
16 18 (2.39%) DTS
17 14 (1.86%) SQL Server 2000
18 12 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (9.02%) NUnit
2 66 (8.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 47 (6.23%) Moq
4 36 (4.77%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.64%) Jasmine
6 27 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.18%) MSTest
8 23 (3.05%) Subversion
9 19 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (1.72%) Selenium
11 12 (1.59%) Maven
12 11 (1.46%) Fiddler
12 11 (1.46%) JSUnit
13 10 (1.33%) ReSharper
14 9 (1.19%) Git (software)
15 5 (0.66%) Grunt
15 5 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (0.53%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.53%) Gradle
16 4 (0.53%) Mockito
General
1 82 (10.88%) Finance
2 38 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.58%) Retail
4 19 (2.52%) Marketing
5 16 (2.12%) Advertising
6 14 (1.86%) Music Industry
7 7 (0.93%) Banking
8 6 (0.80%) Games
9 5 (0.66%) Back Office
10 4 (0.53%) Legal
11 3 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 478 (63.40%) Developer
2 241 (31.96%) .NET Developer
3 129 (17.11%) DBA
4 111 (14.72%) SQL DBA
5 109 (14.46%) C# Developer
6 99 (13.13%) SQL Developer
7 87 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 82 (10.88%) SQL Server DBA
9 81 (10.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 76 (10.08%) SQL Server Developer
11 70 (9.28%) Web Developer
11 70 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 57 (7.56%) Administrator
13 55 (7.29%) Analyst
14 36 (4.77%) Software Developer
14 36 (4.77%) Senior Developer
15 27 (3.58%) Applications Developer
15 27 (3.58%) Architect
16 23 (3.05%) Junior
17 22 (2.92%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (64.85%) .NET
2 331 (43.90%) ASP.NET
3 194 (25.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 177 (23.47%) HTML
5 139 (18.44%) CSS
6 111 (14.72%) jQuery
7 105 (13.93%) .NET Framework
8 96 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 88 (11.67%) WCF
10 75 (9.95%) WPF
11 67 (8.89%) Ajax
12 66 (8.75%) WinForms
13 55 (7.29%) XML
14 53 (7.03%) LINQ
15 51 (6.76%) NHibernate
16 46 (6.10%) HTML5
17 45 (5.97%) Castle Windsor
18 43 (5.70%) KnockoutJS
19 40 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 40 (5.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
2 70 (9.28%) Replication
2 70 (9.28%) Computer Science
3 67 (8.89%) Clustering
4 46 (6.10%) Inversion of Control
5 23 (3.05%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.52%) Blog
7 16 (2.12%) Tandem
8 15 (1.99%) Social Network
8 15 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.99%) Physics
9 13 (1.72%) Social Media
10 11 (1.46%) NHS
11 8 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.06%) Chemistry
12 7 (0.93%) W3C
13 6 (0.80%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.66%) BBC
14 5 (0.66%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 184 (24.40%) Windows
2 36 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (2.39%) UNIX
5 14 (1.86%) Windows 8
6 11 (1.46%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.93%) Solaris
7 7 (0.93%) Linux
8 4 (0.53%) Android
8 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.13%) SUSE
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (41.25%) MVC
2 179 (23.74%) Business Intelligence
3 175 (23.21%) Scrum
4 151 (20.03%) TDD
5 136 (18.04%) Performance Tuning
6 109 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (13.66%) OO
8 69 (9.15%) SOA
9 68 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 68 (9.02%) Web Application Development
10 57 (7.56%) Kanban
10 57 (7.56%) Web Development
11 56 (7.43%) MVVM
12 55 (7.29%) BDD
13 53 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
14 45 (5.97%) OOP
15 44 (5.84%) OOD
16 40 (5.31%) Software Engineering
17 33 (4.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 447 (59.28%) SQL
2 376 (49.87%) C#
3 272 (36.07%) T-SQL
4 162 (21.49%) JavaScript
5 97 (12.86%) VB.NET
6 35 (4.64%) Java
7 27 (3.58%) PowerShell
8 15 (1.99%) VB
9 10 (1.33%) PHP
9 10 (1.33%) TypeScript
10 9 (1.19%) VB6
11 8 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.80%) C
13 5 (0.66%) Ruby
14 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.53%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.40%) VBScript
15 3 (0.40%) Python
16 2 (0.27%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 123 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (12.73%) Degree
3 92 (12.20%) MCTS
3 92 (12.20%) MCP
4 75 (9.95%) MCAD
4 75 (9.95%) MCSD
5 17 (2.25%) MCPD
6 7 (0.93%) PhD
7 4 (0.53%) ISEB
8 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.27%) MCITP
9 2 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.27%) CCNA
9 2 (0.27%) MCSE
9 2 (0.27%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.13%) OCP
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.04%) QA
2 20 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.53%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.66%) XenApp
5 3 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.53%) SCCM
2 4 (0.53%) SCOM
2 4 (0.53%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.53%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.27%) Foglight
4 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 208 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 71 (9.42%) Oracle
3 22 (2.92%) Google
4 15 (1.99%) VMware
5 14 (1.86%) Facebook
6 13 (1.72%) Adobe
7 11 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.46%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.19%) Citrix
9 8 (1.06%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.06%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (1.06%) Neolane
10 7 (0.93%) HP
10 7 (0.93%) Sun
10 7 (0.93%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.66%) Sybase
11 5 (0.66%) Dell
11 5 (0.66%) Sony
11 5 (0.66%) Apple
11 5 (0.66%) Yahoo!
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £15000 to £16000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 (Neg)
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45K + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 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
Stansted, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago