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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 92 133 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.15% 32.13% 26.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.53% 62.15% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 96
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
152 214 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.90% 51.69% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 137 140 148
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 87 (58.39%) .NET
2 77 (51.68%) MVC
3 71 (47.65%) C#
4 70 (46.98%) ASP.NET
5 66 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (42.95%) SQL
7 59 (39.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (31.54%) TDD
9 38 (25.50%) T-SQL
10 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
11 36 (24.16%) HTML
11 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
11 36 (24.16%) jQuery
12 35 (23.49%) OO
13 32 (21.48%) BDD
14 31 (20.81%) Git (software)
15 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (20.13%) NUnit
15 30 (20.13%) Google
15 30 (20.13%) Apple
16 29 (19.46%) MS Excel
16 29 (19.46%) CSS
16 29 (19.46%) Sony
16 29 (19.46%) BBC
16 29 (19.46%) Yahoo!
16 29 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 29 (19.46%) Facebook
16 29 (19.46%) Social Media
17 28 (18.79%) TeamCity
17 28 (18.79%) Windows

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (16.78%) Node.js
2 24 (16.11%) Confluence
3 13 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.72%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.38%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (3.36%) Apache
7 2 (1.34%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (19.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.68%) Maximo
3 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.34%) SaaS
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
1 2 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.72%) WAN
2 13 (8.72%) Firewall
3 11 (7.38%) LAN
4 7 (4.70%) Internet
5 4 (2.68%) VPN
5 4 (2.68%) DNS
6 2 (1.34%) SSL
6 2 (1.34%) Intranet
6 2 (1.34%) VoIP
6 2 (1.34%) DHCP
6 2 (1.34%) Telnet
6 2 (1.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) NoSQL
2 24 (16.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (14.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.70%) Big Data
9 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.01%) OLAP
12 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.34%) QlikView
13 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.67%) DTS
13 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (20.81%) Git (software)
2 30 (20.13%) NUnit
3 28 (18.79%) TeamCity
4 24 (16.11%) JIRA
5 13 (8.72%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.36%) Moq
7 4 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.68%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (9.40%) Retail
2 4 (2.68%) Back Office
2 4 (2.68%) Finance
3 3 (2.01%) Marketing
4 2 (1.34%) Law
4 2 (1.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (52.35%) Developer
2 58 (38.93%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.15%) DBA
4 26 (17.45%) SQL DBA
5 16 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (9.40%) Lead .NET Developer
6 14 (9.40%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.72%) Administrator
7 13 (8.72%) SQL Developer
8 12 (8.05%) Software Developer
9 11 (7.38%) Senior DBA
9 11 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.37%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Analyst
13 6 (4.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.03%) Senior SQL DBA
14 5 (3.36%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (58.39%) .NET
2 70 (46.98%) ASP.NET
3 59 (39.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (24.16%) jQuery
4 36 (24.16%) HTML
5 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 29 (19.46%) CSS
7 27 (18.12%) WCF
8 26 (17.45%) RESTful
9 25 (16.78%) Dapper ORM
10 16 (10.74%) Ajax
11 10 (6.71%) Spring.NET
12 6 (4.03%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.36%) Web Services
13 5 (3.36%) XML
13 5 (3.36%) Entity Framework
14 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (2.01%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (2.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) BBC
1 29 (19.46%) Social Media
2 13 (8.72%) Social Network
3 9 (6.04%) Clustering
4 5 (3.36%) Replication
5 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.34%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.79%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.70%) UNIX
5 6 (4.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.36%) Solaris
7 4 (2.68%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.68%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.34%) Linux
8 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (51.68%) MVC
2 66 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (31.54%) TDD
4 35 (23.49%) OO
5 32 (21.48%) BDD
6 25 (16.78%) Web Application Development
6 25 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (14.09%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.09%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (11.41%) E-Commerce
10 15 (10.07%) Scrum
10 15 (10.07%) Open Source
11 11 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (7.38%) High Availability
11 11 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (7.38%) SDLC
11 11 (7.38%) Migration
12 9 (6.04%) OOD
12 9 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.65%) C#
2 64 (42.95%) SQL
3 38 (25.50%) T-SQL
4 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
5 25 (16.78%) Ruby
6 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.34%) Python
9 2 (1.34%) R
9 2 (1.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.04%) MCTS
2 9 (6.04%) MCITP
2 9 (6.04%) MCP
2 9 (6.04%) MCSE
3 4 (2.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.38%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.68%) XenApp
4 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (2.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.13%) Apple
2 30 (20.13%) Google
3 29 (19.46%) Yahoo!
3 29 (19.46%) Facebook
3 29 (19.46%) Sony
4 27 (18.12%) Endeca
5 17 (11.41%) VMware
6 14 (9.40%) Oracle
7 9 (6.04%) SonicWALL
8 6 (4.03%) Intel
9 5 (3.36%) Veritas
10 4 (2.68%) Citrix
10 4 (2.68%) IBM
10 4 (2.68%) Symantec
11 2 (1.34%) Remedy
11 2 (1.34%) Sage
11 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.67%) Tableau
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