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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 70 93 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.96% 22.52% 36.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.03% 60.00% 67.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 114
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
132 155 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.52% 37.53% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 123 142 179
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 7 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 108 (75.00%) .NET
2 107 (74.31%) C#
3 95 (65.97%) ASP.NET
4 93 (64.58%) SQL
5 87 (60.42%) MVC
6 80 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (39.58%) Microsoft
8 52 (36.11%) T-SQL
9 39 (27.08%) JavaScript
10 38 (26.39%) HTML
11 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (21.53%) CSS
13 28 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
15 25 (17.36%) Scrum
16 24 (16.67%) Web Services
17 23 (15.97%) jQuery
17 23 (15.97%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (15.28%) TDD
18 22 (15.28%) IIS
19 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (13.89%) VB.NET
21 19 (13.19%) Windows
22 18 (12.50%) WCF
23 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 16 (11.11%) CRM
24 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
24 15 (10.42%) OO
24 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration

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 22 (15.28%) IIS
2 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) Apache
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.69%) JBoss
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.69%) SAS
3 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 8 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.39%) Maximo
2 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Office 365
2 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) Boomi
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Internet
2 6 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (1.39%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.69%) LDAP
4 1 (0.69%) NAS
4 1 (0.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.17%) MySQL
8 5 (3.47%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.47%) Power BI
8 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.39%) Big Data
10 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.25%) NUnit
2 9 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (4.86%) Moq
5 6 (4.17%) MSTest
5 6 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 12 (8.33%) Law
2 8 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (2.78%) Marketing
3 4 (2.78%) Military
4 3 (2.08%) Advertising
5 2 (1.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (80.56%) Developer
2 84 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET Developer
3 61 (42.36%) C# Developer
4 56 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (38.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (25.00%) SQL Developer
7 27 (18.75%) Software Developer
8 21 (14.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (9.03%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 13 (9.03%) CRM Developer
10 13 (9.03%) Senior Developer
10 13 (9.03%) VB.NET Developer
10 13 (9.03%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.64%) DBA
11 11 (7.64%) SQL DBA
12 10 (6.94%) T-SQL Developer
13 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (75.00%) .NET
2 95 (65.97%) ASP.NET
3 38 (26.39%) HTML
4 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (21.53%) CSS
6 24 (16.67%) Web Services
7 23 (15.97%) jQuery
8 18 (12.50%) WCF
9 14 (9.72%) Ajax
9 14 (9.72%) SOAP
9 14 (9.72%) XHTML
10 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (7.64%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 11 (7.64%) CSS3
12 11 (7.64%) XML
13 10 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (4.17%) Social Media
2 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.47%) Statistics
3 4 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.39%) Clustering
4 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (60.42%) MVC
2 80 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.36%) Scrum
4 22 (15.28%) TDD
5 16 (11.11%) CRM
6 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.42%) OO
7 14 (9.72%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.03%) SOLID
9 12 (8.33%) ETL
9 12 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 11 (7.64%) OOD
10 11 (7.64%) Web Application Development
11 10 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (5.56%) SDLC
13 7 (4.86%) DevOps
13 7 (4.86%) Front End Development
13 7 (4.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (74.31%) C#
2 93 (64.58%) SQL
3 52 (36.11%) T-SQL
4 39 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.47%) Java
7 5 (3.47%) VB
8 2 (1.39%) VBA
8 2 (1.39%) XAML
9 1 (0.69%) ABAP
9 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) QA
1 6 (4.17%) WAI
1 6 (4.17%) WCAG
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.17%) Puppet
1 6 (4.17%) Salt
2 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.69%) MOM
2 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) Adobe
2 7 (4.86%) Cisco
3 5 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.47%) VMware
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Tableau
5 3 (2.08%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.39%) Citrix
6 2 (1.39%) Google
6 2 (1.39%) Intel
6 2 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (0.69%) Apple
7 1 (0.69%) EMC
7 1 (0.69%) Remedy
7 1 (0.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Veeam
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Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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