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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 113 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.61% 21.66% 23.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.97% 58.82% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 98 58 74
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
157 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.75% 36.82% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 142 100 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 192 (79.01%) C#
1 192 (79.01%) .NET
2 181 (74.49%) ASP.NET
3 147 (60.49%) MVC
4 146 (60.08%) JavaScript
5 145 (59.67%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 135 (55.56%) CSS
8 129 (53.09%) HTML
9 122 (50.21%) SQL
10 117 (48.15%) TDD
11 114 (46.91%) jQuery
12 104 (42.80%) E-Commerce
13 100 (41.15%) Microsoft
14 89 (36.63%) Endeca
15 85 (34.98%) OOD
15 85 (34.98%) OO
16 83 (34.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 79 (32.51%) BDD
17 79 (32.51%) .NET Framework
18 78 (32.10%) TeamCity
18 78 (32.10%) NUnit
19 77 (31.69%) JIRA
19 77 (31.69%) Confluence
19 77 (31.69%) Dapper ORM
20 76 (31.28%) VB.NET
21 75 (30.86%) Software Engineering
22 73 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
23 72 (29.63%) Spring.NET
23 72 (29.63%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 77 (31.69%) Confluence
2 67 (27.57%) IIS
3 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.29%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.82%) SAS
6 2 (0.82%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 72 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) MS Office
3 5 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.06%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.47%) Office 365
2 3 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.65%) NAS
2 4 (1.65%) Firewall
2 4 (1.65%) SAN
2 4 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.65%) VPN
3 3 (1.23%) DNS
4 2 (0.82%) Intranet
4 2 (0.82%) SSL
4 2 (0.82%) VoIP
4 2 (0.82%) WAN
4 2 (0.82%) Wireless
4 2 (0.82%) VLAN
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.87%) RavenDB
2 38 (15.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (10.29%) Big Data
5 23 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (8.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.82%) Pentaho
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.82%) MS Access
13 2 (0.82%) QlikView
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 78 (32.10%) TeamCity
1 78 (32.10%) NUnit
2 77 (31.69%) JIRA
3 58 (23.87%) Git (software)
4 57 (23.46%) Cucumber
4 57 (23.46%) Rhino Mocks
4 57 (23.46%) Moq
4 57 (23.46%) NCrunch
4 57 (23.46%) WATIR
4 57 (23.46%) ReSharper
5 40 (16.46%) Visual Studio
6 20 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (1.65%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.65%) Selenium
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 67 (27.57%) Retail
2 60 (24.69%) Back Office
3 22 (9.05%) Finance
4 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.82%) Military
5 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 177 (72.84%) Developer
2 75 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 62 (25.51%) Software Developer
4 52 (21.40%) C# Developer
5 36 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (13.99%) Web Developer
7 31 (12.76%) Senior Developer
8 21 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (8.23%) SQL DBA
9 20 (8.23%) DBA
10 19 (7.82%) Senior Software Developer
11 17 (7.00%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (7.00%) SQL Developer
12 16 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (5.76%) Junior
13 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (5.35%) SQL Server DBA
14 13 (5.35%) Junior Developer
15 12 (4.94%) SQL Server Developer
16 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (79.01%) .NET
2 181 (74.49%) ASP.NET
3 144 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 135 (55.56%) CSS
5 129 (53.09%) HTML
6 114 (46.91%) jQuery
7 83 (34.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 79 (32.51%) .NET Framework
9 77 (31.69%) Dapper ORM
10 72 (29.63%) Spring.NET
10 72 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 58 (23.87%) NHibernate
11 58 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 57 (23.46%) StructureMap
12 57 (23.46%) MSMQ
13 35 (14.40%) Ajax
14 33 (13.58%) CSS3
15 22 (9.05%) WCF
16 20 (8.23%) XML
17 19 (7.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.11%) Open Source
2 31 (12.76%) Social Network
3 18 (7.41%) Clustering
4 14 (5.76%) Smartphone
5 11 (4.53%) Replication
6 6 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.23%) iPhone
8 3 (1.23%) User Experience
8 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
10 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.75%) Windows
2 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (7.82%) Linux
4 15 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.12%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.70%) Android
8 8 (3.29%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.88%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (60.49%) MVC
2 145 (59.67%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (48.15%) TDD
4 104 (42.80%) E-Commerce
5 85 (34.98%) OOD
5 85 (34.98%) OO
6 79 (32.51%) BDD
7 75 (30.86%) Software Engineering
8 73 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (28.81%) Pair Programming
10 69 (28.40%) Refactoring
11 60 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (19.34%) ERP
13 41 (16.87%) Migration
14 40 (16.46%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (15.23%) Kalman Filter
16 33 (13.58%) Scrum
17 31 (12.76%) Performance Tuning
18 28 (11.52%) Dependency Injection
19 22 (9.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (79.01%) C#
2 146 (60.08%) JavaScript
3 122 (50.21%) SQL
4 76 (31.28%) VB.NET
5 57 (23.46%) Ruby
6 34 (13.99%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.29%) VB
8 5 (2.06%) Java
9 4 (1.65%) PHP
10 3 (1.23%) C
11 2 (0.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.82%) VBA
11 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (7.00%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.41%) MCITP
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.41%) MCSE
3 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.41%) CCNA
3 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.41%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) WCAG
2 5 (2.06%) WAI
2 5 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.53%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 7 (2.88%) XenApp
3 7 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.65%) vSphere
6 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.88%) Tivoli
1 7 (2.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (2.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (2.47%) SCCM
3 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 100 (41.15%) Microsoft
2 89 (36.63%) Endeca
3 57 (23.46%) RedPrairie
4 14 (5.76%) Google
4 14 (5.76%) VMware
5 12 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.70%) Sage
7 8 (3.29%) Citrix
7 8 (3.29%) Oracle
8 7 (2.88%) IBM
8 7 (2.88%) Intel
8 7 (2.88%) Adobe
8 7 (2.88%) Symantec
9 6 (2.47%) Facebook
9 6 (2.47%) Twitter
9 6 (2.47%) Apple
10 4 (1.65%) Cisco
11 3 (1.23%) SAP
12 2 (0.82%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.82%) Tableau
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