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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 108 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.18% 25.23% 36.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.55% 63.16% 66.35%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 71
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
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
137 171 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.29% 39.95% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134 158 136
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 29 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 79 (63.71%) C#
1 79 (63.71%) .NET
2 74 (59.68%) SQL
3 70 (56.45%) ASP.NET
4 68 (54.84%) MVC
5 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (40.32%) Microsoft
6 36 (29.03%) T-SQL
7 33 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (26.61%) JavaScript
8 32 (25.81%) HTML
9 31 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (23.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (21.77%) CSS
11 27 (21.77%) Windows
12 21 (16.94%) jQuery
13 20 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (15.32%) Active Directory
15 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
16 17 (13.71%) VB.NET
17 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (12.90%) WCF
17 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
19 14 (11.29%) IIS
19 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (10.48%) Hyper-V
20 13 (10.48%) CRM

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 14 (11.29%) IIS
2 11 (8.87%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) Fireworks
2 6 (4.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.61%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Office 365
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) Internet
2 6 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (1.61%) SAN
3 2 (1.61%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) Skype
4 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (23.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.84%) MySQL
7 6 (4.84%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (4.03%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.23%) Power BI
9 4 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.61%) Big Data
11 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.26%) NUnit
3 7 (5.65%) Moq
3 7 (5.65%) MSTest
3 7 (5.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (4.84%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.81%) JIRA
6 1 (0.81%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 13 (10.48%) Law
2 4 (3.23%) Finance
3 3 (2.42%) Advertising
3 3 (2.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (69.35%) Developer
2 62 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 48 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 40 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (31.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (29.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (20.97%) SQL Developer
8 18 (14.52%) Senior Developer
9 15 (12.10%) Administrator
9 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (10.48%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (9.68%) DBA
11 12 (9.68%) SQL DBA
12 11 (8.87%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 11 (8.87%) CRM Developer
12 11 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (8.87%) Senior SQL Developer
12 11 (8.87%) VB.NET Developer
12 11 (8.87%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (63.71%) .NET
2 70 (56.45%) ASP.NET
3 33 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (25.81%) HTML
5 27 (21.77%) CSS
6 21 (16.94%) jQuery
7 16 (12.90%) WCF
8 13 (10.48%) Web Services
9 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 10 (8.06%) AngularJS
11 9 (7.26%) .NET Framework
11 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.65%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (5.65%) CSS3
12 7 (5.65%) Ninject
12 7 (5.65%) Spring.NET
12 7 (5.65%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (5.65%) XML
12 7 (5.65%) XSLT
13 6 (4.84%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Statistics
3 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.61%) Clustering
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Windows
2 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.45%) Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.61%) Android
7 2 (1.61%) Unix
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.84%) MVC
2 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (10.48%) CRM
5 12 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 12 (9.68%) TDD
6 11 (8.87%) ETL
6 11 (8.87%) Scrum
7 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.06%) OO
8 9 (7.26%) OOD
9 8 (6.45%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.65%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (5.65%) DevOps
10 7 (5.65%) Kanban
11 6 (4.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (4.84%) Mobile Development
11 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 79 (63.71%) C#
2 74 (59.68%) SQL
3 36 (29.03%) T-SQL
4 33 (26.61%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.71%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.87%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) VB6
9 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.81%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
1 4 (3.23%) WAI
1 4 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.84%) Puppet
1 6 (4.84%) Salt
2 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) HP
2 10 (8.06%) NetApp
3 9 (7.26%) EMC
3 9 (7.26%) Veeam
4 8 (6.45%) Dot Hill
5 7 (5.65%) Cisco
6 5 (4.03%) Adobe
6 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.03%) VMware
7 4 (3.23%) Google
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle
7 4 (3.23%) Tableau
8 3 (2.42%) Apple
8 3 (2.42%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.61%) Citrix
9 2 (1.61%) Intel
10 1 (0.81%) Avaya
10 1 (0.81%) Mitel
10 1 (0.81%) Sony
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-47k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago