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 18 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
18 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 366 196 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.84% 16.28% 30.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.62% 57.14% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 327 171 230
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £54,250 £49,200
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
511 343 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.27% 28.49% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 430 296 319
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,500 £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 18 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 18 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 -3 62 £40,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +2 52 £45,000 - 4
Dartford +2 29 £45,000 +16.12% 4
Sittingbourne - 24 £28,000 - 2
West Malling +9 20 £53,000 +32.50%
Stansted - 18 £45,000 - 1
Chatham 0 17 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Sevenoaks - 15 £39,500 - 2
Tonbridge 0 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Folkestone -7 4 £37,500 -
Rochester +1 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 - 1
Canterbury -6 1 £22,500 -27.41%
Snodland - 1 £30,000 -
Whitstable - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 499 (64.97%) .NET
2 456 (59.38%) SQL
3 390 (50.78%) C#
4 338 (44.01%) ASP.NET
5 318 (41.41%) MVC
6 278 (36.20%) T-SQL
7 260 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 218 (28.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 209 (27.21%) Microsoft
10 198 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 189 (24.61%) Windows
12 186 (24.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 183 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
14 182 (23.70%) HTML
15 180 (23.44%) Scrum
16 166 (21.61%) JavaScript
17 164 (21.35%) SQL Server 2012
18 159 (20.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 155 (20.18%) TDD
20 144 (18.75%) CSS
21 137 (17.84%) Performance Tuning
22 124 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
23 115 (14.97%) jQuery
24 110 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
24 110 (14.32%) .NET Framework
25 103 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
26 102 (13.28%) OO
27 101 (13.15%) Enterprise Software
28 97 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
29 95 (12.37%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (7.94%) IIS
2 17 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.82%) Node.js
4 13 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.56%) Apache
6 11 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.30%) CMS
8 9 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.78%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.65%) Drupal
11 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.52%) Mule
12 3 (0.39%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.13%) Kentico
13 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 94 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.43%) MS Office
3 10 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.04%) FastStats
5 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.78%) WebTrends
2 6 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.26%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) SAP xMII
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.34%) SaaS
2 20 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.43%) SAN
2 33 (4.30%) Firewall
3 25 (3.26%) DNS
4 24 (3.13%) VPN
5 22 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 18 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (1.82%) Internet
8 11 (1.43%) DHCP
9 10 (1.30%) HTTP
10 8 (1.04%) Wireless
10 8 (1.04%) LAN
10 8 (1.04%) WAN
11 7 (0.91%) DMZ
12 4 (0.52%) VLAN
13 3 (0.39%) FTP
13 3 (0.39%) VoIP
14 2 (0.26%) SMS
15 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
15 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
15 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 218 (28.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 186 (24.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 164 (21.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 159 (20.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 103 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 82 (10.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 59 (7.68%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (5.86%) Relational Database
10 40 (5.21%) SQL CLR
11 36 (4.69%) OLAP
12 29 (3.78%) MySQL
13 25 (3.26%) RDBMS
14 24 (3.13%) Oracle Database
15 23 (2.99%) Big Data
16 20 (2.60%) Redis
16 20 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 18 (2.34%) DTS
18 15 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
19 12 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 67 (8.72%) NUnit
2 66 (8.59%) Rhino Mocks
3 47 (6.12%) Moq
4 38 (4.95%) Jasmine
5 35 (4.56%) Visual Studio
6 26 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.13%) MSTest
8 23 (2.99%) Subversion
9 19 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (1.56%) Selenium
11 11 (1.43%) Maven
11 11 (1.43%) Fiddler
11 11 (1.43%) JSUnit
12 10 (1.30%) ReSharper
13 9 (1.17%) Git (software)
14 5 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (0.65%) Grunt
15 4 (0.52%) Gradle
15 4 (0.52%) MSBuild
15 4 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 84 (10.94%) Finance
2 38 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.52%) Retail
4 19 (2.47%) Marketing
5 15 (1.95%) Music Industry
5 15 (1.95%) Advertising
6 7 (0.91%) Banking
6 7 (0.91%) Games
7 5 (0.65%) Back Office
8 4 (0.52%) Automotive
8 4 (0.52%) Legal
9 2 (0.26%) Law
9 2 (0.26%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 490 (63.80%) Developer
2 248 (32.29%) .NET Developer
3 130 (16.93%) DBA
4 120 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 113 (14.71%) SQL DBA
6 101 (13.15%) SQL Developer
7 93 (12.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 84 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
10 78 (10.16%) SQL Server Developer
11 74 (9.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 72 (9.38%) Web Developer
13 59 (7.68%) Administrator
14 55 (7.16%) Analyst
15 37 (4.82%) Software Developer
15 37 (4.82%) Senior Developer
16 29 (3.78%) Architect
17 27 (3.52%) Applications Developer
18 22 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
19 21 (2.73%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (64.97%) .NET
2 338 (44.01%) ASP.NET
3 198 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 182 (23.70%) HTML
5 144 (18.75%) CSS
6 115 (14.97%) jQuery
7 110 (14.32%) .NET Framework
8 97 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 90 (11.72%) WCF
10 74 (9.64%) WPF
11 69 (8.98%) Ajax
12 68 (8.85%) WinForms
13 58 (7.55%) XML
14 55 (7.16%) LINQ
15 51 (6.64%) NHibernate
16 48 (6.25%) HTML5
17 47 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
18 45 (5.86%) Castle Windsor
19 42 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 41 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.15%) Enterprise Software
2 70 (9.11%) Replication
3 68 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 68 (8.85%) Clustering
4 47 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
5 23 (2.99%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.47%) Blog
7 16 (2.08%) Tandem
8 15 (1.95%) Social Network
8 15 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.95%) Physics
9 13 (1.69%) Social Media
10 11 (1.43%) NHS
11 8 (1.04%) W3C
11 8 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.04%) Chemistry
12 6 (0.78%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.65%) BBC
13 5 (0.65%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 189 (24.61%) Windows
2 38 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (2.47%) UNIX
5 14 (1.82%) Windows 8
6 11 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.91%) Solaris
7 7 (0.91%) Linux
8 5 (0.65%) Android
8 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.13%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (41.41%) MVC
2 183 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
3 180 (23.44%) Scrum
4 155 (20.18%) TDD
5 137 (17.84%) Performance Tuning
6 110 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (13.28%) OO
8 69 (8.98%) Data Modelling
8 69 (8.98%) SOA
8 69 (8.98%) Web Application Development
9 59 (7.68%) Web Development
10 57 (7.42%) MVVM
10 57 (7.42%) Kanban
11 56 (7.29%) BDD
12 54 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (5.99%) Dependency Injection
14 44 (5.73%) OOP
14 44 (5.73%) OOD
15 39 (5.08%) Software Engineering
16 33 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 456 (59.38%) SQL
2 390 (50.78%) C#
3 278 (36.20%) T-SQL
4 166 (21.61%) JavaScript
5 95 (12.37%) VB.NET
6 34 (4.43%) Java
7 27 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.82%) VB
9 10 (1.30%) PHP
9 10 (1.30%) TypeScript
10 9 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.04%) VB6
12 6 (0.78%) C
13 5 (0.65%) Ruby
14 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.52%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.39%) Python
15 3 (0.39%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.39%) VBScript
16 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 124 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (12.11%) MCP
2 93 (12.11%) MCTS
2 93 (12.11%) Degree
3 76 (9.90%) MCAD
3 76 (9.90%) MCSD
4 17 (2.21%) MCPD
5 7 (0.91%) PhD
6 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.39%) MCITP
6 3 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.39%) ISEB
7 2 (0.26%) MCSE
7 2 (0.26%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CCNA
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) OCP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.95%) QA
2 20 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.52%) SLA
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.26%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.78%) XenApp
5 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.04%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.52%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.52%) SCCM
2 4 (0.52%) SCOM
3 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.26%) Foglight
4 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 209 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 70 (9.11%) Oracle
3 23 (2.99%) Google
4 15 (1.95%) VMware
5 14 (1.82%) Facebook
6 12 (1.56%) Adobe
6 12 (1.56%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.17%) Citrix
9 8 (1.04%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.04%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (1.04%) Neolane
10 7 (0.91%) HP
10 7 (0.91%) Sun
10 7 (0.91%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.65%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.65%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.65%) Dell
11 5 (0.65%) Apple
11 5 (0.65%) Sybase
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28-32k + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum to £33k + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 30,000 (Neg)
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45K + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago