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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 135 63 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.67% 20.66% 24.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.88% 53.39% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 57 86
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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
196 118 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.88% 38.69% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 169 112 101
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 226 (83.09%) .NET
2 224 (82.35%) C#
3 213 (78.31%) ASP.NET
4 187 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 173 (63.60%) CSS
6 171 (62.87%) MVC
7 168 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 163 (59.93%) HTML
9 162 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
10 148 (54.41%) jQuery
11 138 (50.74%) TDD
12 136 (50.00%) E-Commerce
13 122 (44.85%) Microsoft
14 119 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 118 (43.38%) SQL
16 117 (43.01%) .NET Framework
17 113 (41.54%) Endeca
18 107 (39.34%) BDD
19 105 (38.60%) VB.NET
19 105 (38.60%) IIS
20 104 (38.24%) NUnit
20 104 (38.24%) TeamCity
21 103 (37.87%) JIRA
21 103 (37.87%) Confluence
21 103 (37.87%) Dapper ORM
22 102 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 101 (37.13%) Continuous Integration
24 98 (36.03%) Pair Programming
24 98 (36.03%) Spring.NET
25 97 (35.66%) Refactoring

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 105 (38.60%) IIS
2 103 (37.87%) Confluence
3 12 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.74%) SAS
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 83 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.78%) Fireworks
2 13 (4.78%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.21%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (4.04%) Maximo
2 7 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.31%) GitHub
2 6 (2.21%) Office 365
3 3 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.34%) Internet
2 6 (2.21%) Firewall
3 4 (1.47%) SAN
3 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.47%) VPN
4 3 (1.10%) DNS
4 3 (1.10%) Intranet
4 3 (1.10%) NAS
5 2 (0.74%) Wireless
5 2 (0.74%) VLAN
5 2 (0.74%) SSL
5 2 (0.74%) VoIP
5 2 (0.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.37%) DHCP
6 1 (0.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) Extranet
6 1 (0.37%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (32.35%) RavenDB
2 40 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (8.46%) Big Data
5 19 (6.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.99%) RDBMS
5 19 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.10%) QlikView
10 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.74%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 104 (38.24%) NUnit
1 104 (38.24%) TeamCity
2 103 (37.87%) JIRA
3 88 (32.35%) Git (software)
4 87 (31.99%) ReSharper
4 87 (31.99%) WATIR
4 87 (31.99%) Rhino Mocks
4 87 (31.99%) Moq
4 87 (31.99%) Cucumber
4 87 (31.99%) NCrunch
5 34 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 19 (6.99%) Selenium
6 19 (6.99%) WebDriver
7 16 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (5.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 88 (32.35%) Retail
2 82 (30.15%) Back Office
3 13 (4.78%) Finance
4 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.10%) Marketing
5 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (69.12%) Developer
2 86 (31.62%) .NET Developer
3 62 (22.79%) Software Developer
4 50 (18.38%) C# Developer
5 38 (13.97%) Web Developer
6 34 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.40%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.72%) Junior
9 20 (7.35%) Junior Developer
9 20 (7.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (6.99%) Senior Software Developer
10 19 (6.99%) QA Engineer
11 17 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (5.15%) Junior .NET Developer
13 12 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (4.04%) SQL DBA
14 11 (4.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 11 (4.04%) Team Leader
14 11 (4.04%) DBA
15 10 (3.68%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (83.09%) .NET
2 213 (78.31%) ASP.NET
3 173 (63.60%) CSS
4 168 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 163 (59.93%) HTML
6 148 (54.41%) jQuery
7 119 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 117 (43.01%) .NET Framework
9 103 (37.87%) Dapper ORM
10 102 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 98 (36.03%) Spring.NET
12 88 (32.35%) NHibernate
13 87 (31.99%) StructureMap
13 87 (31.99%) MSMQ
14 51 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 46 (16.91%) CSS3
16 40 (14.71%) Ajax
17 32 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
18 26 (9.56%) HTML5
18 26 (9.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.49%) Open Source
2 22 (8.09%) Social Network
3 17 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 16 (5.88%) Clustering
5 9 (3.31%) Blog
6 6 (2.21%) Replication
7 5 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.10%) User Experience
10 2 (0.74%) iPhone
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.01%) Windows
2 27 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (6.99%) Linux
5 14 (5.15%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.41%) Windows XP
6 12 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.04%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.47%) Android
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (62.87%) MVC
2 162 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (50.74%) TDD
4 136 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 107 (39.34%) BDD
6 101 (37.13%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (36.03%) Pair Programming
8 97 (35.66%) Refactoring
9 95 (34.93%) OO
10 94 (34.56%) OOD
11 87 (31.99%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (28.68%) ERP
13 69 (25.37%) Software Engineering
14 55 (20.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 47 (17.28%) Migration
16 46 (16.91%) Scrum
17 35 (12.87%) Kalman Filter
18 28 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
19 26 (9.56%) Mentoring
19 26 (9.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 224 (82.35%) C#
2 187 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 118 (43.38%) SQL
4 105 (38.60%) VB.NET
5 87 (31.99%) Ruby
6 24 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.68%) VB
8 3 (1.10%) PHP
8 3 (1.10%) C
8 3 (1.10%) Java
9 2 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (0.74%) XPath
10 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (7.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.74%) MCSE
4 1 (0.37%) MCSA
4 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.37%) CCNA
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.13%) QA
2 13 (4.78%) WCAG
2 13 (4.78%) WAI
3 5 (1.84%) SLA
4 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (5.15%) VMware ESX
2 11 (4.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 11 (4.04%) XenApp
2 11 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (3.31%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.04%) Tivoli
1 11 (4.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 11 (4.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (1.84%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 122 (44.85%) Microsoft
2 113 (41.54%) Endeca
3 87 (31.99%) RedPrairie
4 18 (6.62%) VMware
5 17 (6.25%) Google
6 13 (4.78%) Adobe
6 13 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (4.78%) Citrix
7 11 (4.04%) IBM
7 11 (4.04%) Intel
7 11 (4.04%) Symantec
8 8 (2.94%) Sage
9 6 (2.21%) Oracle
10 4 (1.47%) Cisco
11 3 (1.10%) SAP
12 2 (0.74%) Cognos
12 2 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.74%) Apple
12 2 (0.74%) Logi Analytics
12 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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