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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 57 107 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.07% 25.85% 31.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.29% 65.24% 74.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 88 62
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £26,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
93 164 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.75% 39.61% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 139 83
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 92 (66.19%) .NET
2 81 (58.27%) C#
3 79 (56.83%) ASP.NET
4 73 (52.52%) SQL
5 67 (48.20%) MVC
6 65 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (41.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (28.78%) Windows
9 38 (27.34%) TDD
10 35 (25.18%) T-SQL
10 35 (25.18%) HTML
11 34 (24.46%) JavaScript
12 33 (23.74%) OO
12 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
13 32 (23.02%) CSS
14 28 (20.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (20.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (20.14%) jQuery
15 26 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (18.71%) Visual Studio
16 25 (17.99%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (17.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 24 (17.27%) Clustering
17 24 (17.27%) Endeca
17 24 (17.27%) Apple
18 23 (16.55%) Finance
18 23 (16.55%) TeamCity
18 23 (16.55%) Facebook
18 23 (16.55%) Performance Tuning
19 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 22 (15.83%) Confluence
2 11 (7.91%) Node.js
3 7 (5.04%) IIS
4 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.88%) Apache
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.44%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.72%) Drupal
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Project
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.32%) Maximo
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) Lawson
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) SaaS
2 2 (1.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) Telnet
2 2 (1.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.44%) VLAN
2 2 (1.44%) NAS
2 2 (1.44%) VoIP
2 2 (1.44%) WAN
2 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.44%) VPN
2 2 (1.44%) DNS
2 2 (1.44%) SSL
2 2 (1.44%) SAN
2 2 (1.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 28 (20.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (17.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (15.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (11.51%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
7 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.60%) RavenDB
9 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.16%) DTS
10 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.44%) Big Data
11 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.44%) MS Access
12 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (18.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (16.55%) TeamCity
3 22 (15.83%) NUnit
3 22 (15.83%) JIRA
4 17 (12.23%) Git (software)
5 12 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.60%) ReSharper
6 5 (3.60%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.60%) Moq
6 5 (3.60%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.60%) NCrunch
6 5 (3.60%) WATIR
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (16.55%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Back Office
2 11 (7.91%) Retail
3 2 (1.44%) Marketing
3 2 (1.44%) Military
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (60.43%) Developer
2 45 (32.37%) .NET Developer
3 31 (22.30%) DBA
4 26 (18.71%) SQL DBA
5 20 (14.39%) Software Developer
5 20 (14.39%) SQL Developer
6 19 (13.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 16 (11.51%) C# Developer
8 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.91%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (7.19%) Senior Developer
13 9 (6.47%) Team Leader
13 9 (6.47%) Administrator
14 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 6 (4.32%) Senior DBA
14 6 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (3.60%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (66.19%) .NET
2 79 (56.83%) ASP.NET
3 58 (41.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (25.18%) HTML
5 32 (23.02%) CSS
6 28 (20.14%) jQuery
7 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 22 (15.83%) Dapper ORM
8 19 (13.67%) Spring.NET
9 18 (12.95%) WCF
10 16 (11.51%) Ajax
11 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (8.63%) XML
13 11 (7.91%) RESTful
14 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.04%) Entity Framework
15 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (4.32%) WPF
17 5 (3.60%) StructureMap
17 5 (3.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Clustering
2 22 (15.83%) Social Network
3 16 (11.51%) Replication
4 15 (10.79%) Social Media
4 15 (10.79%) BBC
5 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) FMCG
7 1 (0.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.78%) Windows
2 17 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (7.19%) Android
4 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.32%) Windows 2000
6 6 (4.32%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.88%) Solaris
7 4 (2.88%) Linux
7 4 (2.88%) UNIX
8 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.20%) MVC
2 65 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.34%) TDD
4 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
4 33 (23.74%) OO
5 25 (17.99%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (16.55%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (15.83%) E-Commerce
8 21 (15.11%) OOD
9 18 (12.95%) Open Source
9 18 (12.95%) BDD
10 16 (11.51%) SDLC
11 12 (8.63%) Migration
12 11 (7.91%) Mobile Development
12 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.91%) Web Application Development
13 10 (7.19%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.47%) Scrum
14 9 (6.47%) Data Analysis
14 9 (6.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 81 (58.27%) C#
2 73 (52.52%) SQL
3 35 (25.18%) T-SQL
4 34 (24.46%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.67%) VB.NET
6 16 (11.51%) Ruby
7 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.60%) PHP
8 5 (3.60%) Java
9 4 (2.88%) C
10 2 (1.44%) VBScript
10 2 (1.44%) VBA
10 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) VB
11 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.76%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.32%) XenApp
3 6 (4.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.44%) vSphere
4 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (4.32%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (17.27%) Apple
1 24 (17.27%) Endeca
2 23 (16.55%) Facebook
3 17 (12.23%) Oracle
3 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.79%) Yahoo!
4 15 (10.79%) Google
4 15 (10.79%) Sony
5 9 (6.47%) Sage
6 8 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.76%) VMware
6 8 (5.76%) Twitter
7 6 (4.32%) Symantec
7 6 (4.32%) Intel
7 6 (4.32%) Citrix
7 6 (4.32%) IBM
8 5 (3.60%) RedPrairie
9 4 (2.88%) Veritas
10 2 (1.44%) Adobe
10 2 (1.44%) SAP
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