The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.46% 21.99% 20.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.78% 68.13% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 71
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
82 91 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.74% 32.27% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 80 84 125
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 57 (63.33%) SQL
2 51 (56.67%) C#
3 50 (55.56%) .NET
4 42 (46.67%) MVC
5 37 (41.11%) ASP.NET
6 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (34.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (26.67%) NoSQL
9 24 (26.67%) jQuery
9 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 24 (26.67%) Windows
10 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (21.11%) MySQL
13 18 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (18.89%) OO
14 17 (18.89%) Web Application Development
14 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (18.89%) Unit Testing
15 16 (17.78%) WCF
15 16 (17.78%) Windows Server
15 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (17.78%) Google
16 15 (16.67%) TDD
16 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
16 15 (16.67%) Apple
17 14 (15.56%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.56%) Node.js
3 11 (12.22%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 5 (5.56%) IIS
6 3 (3.33%) JBoss
6 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) WebEx
2 3 (3.33%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.11%) HTTP
4 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.11%) LAN
4 1 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
4 1 (1.11%) SMTP
4 1 (1.11%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) VLAN
4 1 (1.11%) VoIP
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (21.11%) MySQL
5 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
9 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
10 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (2.22%) Big Data
12 2 (2.22%) OLAP
13 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.89%) PHPUnit
2 8 (8.89%) Subversion
3 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Advertising
2 2 (2.22%) Law
2 2 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) .NET Developer
3 15 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Administrator
4 14 (15.56%) Social Media Developer
5 12 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 11 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) DBA
7 9 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) SQL DBA
8 8 (8.89%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
12 3 (3.33%) IT Administrator
12 3 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (55.56%) .NET
2 37 (41.11%) ASP.NET
3 31 (34.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (26.67%) jQuery
5 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (17.78%) WCF
8 14 (15.56%) CSS
8 14 (15.56%) RESTful
9 11 (12.22%) REST
10 10 (11.11%) HTML
11 8 (8.89%) CakePHP
11 8 (8.89%) JSON
11 8 (8.89%) LAMP
11 8 (8.89%) SOAP
11 8 (8.89%) XML
12 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
12 7 (7.78%) Entity Framework
13 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) BBC
1 14 (15.56%) Social Media
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.67%) Windows
2 16 (17.78%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.11%) Unix
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.89%) CentOS
4 8 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Android
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) MVC
2 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (18.89%) OO
4 17 (18.89%) Unit Testing
4 17 (18.89%) Web Application Development
5 15 (16.67%) TDD
6 14 (15.56%) BDD
7 9 (10.00%) Scrum
7 9 (10.00%) SDLC
8 8 (8.89%) OO PHP
8 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.78%) Analytics
9 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.78%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.67%) High Availability
11 5 (5.56%) Web Development
12 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (63.33%) SQL
2 51 (56.67%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.56%) Ruby
4 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.89%) PHP
6 2 (2.22%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Java
7 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) HND
2 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.11%) MCITP
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) Google
3 15 (16.67%) Apple
4 14 (15.56%) Facebook
4 14 (15.56%) Sony
4 14 (15.56%) Yahoo!
5 9 (10.00%) NetApp
6 6 (6.67%) Dot Hill
6 6 (6.67%) EMC
6 6 (6.67%) HP
6 6 (6.67%) Veeam
7 4 (4.44%) Alterian
7 4 (4.44%) VMware
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco
9 1 (1.11%) Dell
9 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.11%) Telerik
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