The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 202 276 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.14% 12.47% 12.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.50% 42.86% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 174 245 254
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
444 644 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 24.49% 29.09% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 375 505 469
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 230 (51.00%) SQL
2 208 (46.12%) .NET
3 185 (41.02%) Windows
4 179 (39.69%) C#
5 149 (33.04%) Oracle
6 143 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 123 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 117 (25.94%) TCP/IP
9 114 (25.28%) Linux
10 106 (23.50%) JavaScript
11 97 (21.51%) Degree
12 86 (19.07%) Relational Database
13 85 (18.85%) HTML
14 84 (18.63%) Web Services
15 83 (18.40%) VMware
16 80 (17.74%) IIS
17 78 (17.29%) CSS
17 78 (17.29%) Windows Server
18 77 (17.07%) MySQL
18 77 (17.07%) MS Excel
18 77 (17.07%) MVC
19 75 (16.63%) Finance
19 75 (16.63%) Apache
20 74 (16.41%) ASP.NET
20 74 (16.41%) Computer Science
20 74 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 69 (15.30%) SAN
22 67 (14.86%) Tomcat
23 66 (14.63%) LDAP
23 66 (14.63%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 80 (17.74%) IIS
2 75 (16.63%) Apache
3 67 (14.86%) Tomcat
4 61 (13.53%) JBoss
5 52 (11.53%) WebSphere
6 45 (9.98%) WebLogic
7 42 (9.31%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 40 (8.87%) SharePoint
10 30 (6.65%) Skype for Business
11 21 (4.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (3.10%) Apache Spark
14 8 (1.77%) MS Exchange
15 7 (1.55%) CMS
15 7 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (1.33%) MQSeries
17 5 (1.11%) Apache Pig
18 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
18 4 (0.89%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 77 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.10%) MS Office
3 8 (1.77%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.89%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (1.11%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.75%) SaaS
2 55 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.22%) Google Play
5 8 (1.77%) Office 365
6 6 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (25.94%) TCP/IP
2 69 (15.30%) SAN
3 66 (14.63%) LDAP
4 59 (13.08%) Firewall
5 48 (10.64%) NAS
6 46 (10.20%) HTTP
7 39 (8.65%) DNS
8 33 (7.32%) LAN
8 33 (7.32%) WAN
9 27 (5.99%) SMTP
9 27 (5.99%) VoIP
10 23 (5.10%) PBX
11 19 (4.21%) VPN
12 18 (3.99%) FTP
13 14 (3.10%) DHCP
14 12 (2.66%) Wireshark
15 9 (2.00%) IMAP
16 8 (1.77%) WebEx
17 7 (1.55%) CTI
17 7 (1.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (19.07%) Relational Database
2 77 (17.07%) MySQL
3 51 (11.31%) RDBMS
4 37 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (5.99%) Oracle Database
6 26 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (4.66%) Big Data
11 17 (3.77%) NoSQL
12 16 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (3.55%) QlikView
13 14 (3.10%) Apache Hive
13 14 (3.10%) Hadoop
13 14 (3.10%) HBase
13 14 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (4.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.99%) Subversion
4 17 (3.77%) JIRA
5 14 (3.10%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.66%) Artifactory
6 12 (2.66%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.22%) AQtime
7 10 (2.22%) WebLOAD
8 8 (1.77%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.77%) NetBeans
9 7 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.89%) NUnit
10 4 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.67%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.67%) Selenium
12 2 (0.44%) MSTest
12 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (16.63%) Finance
2 23 (5.10%) Banking
3 20 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.66%) Advertising
5 11 (2.44%) Retail
6 10 (2.22%) Games
7 8 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.33%) German Language
9 5 (1.11%) French Language
9 5 (1.11%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.44%) Legal
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.44%) Military
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Marketing
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 168 (37.25%) Developer
2 89 (19.73%) C# Developer
3 85 (18.85%) .NET Developer
4 69 (15.30%) Applications Support
5 65 (14.41%) Support Engineer
6 59 (13.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 47 (10.42%) Software Developer
8 43 (9.53%) Technical Support
9 42 (9.31%) Linux Support
10 40 (8.87%) SQL Developer
11 37 (8.20%) C# Software Developer
12 35 (7.76%) Applications Engineer
12 35 (7.76%) Applications Support Engineer
13 32 (7.10%) Analyst
13 32 (7.10%) Web Applications Support
14 31 (6.87%) ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (6.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (6.21%) Senior Developer
16 26 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 25 (5.54%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (46.12%) .NET
2 85 (18.85%) HTML
3 84 (18.63%) Web Services
4 78 (17.29%) CSS
5 74 (16.41%) ASP.NET
6 62 (13.75%) jQuery
7 58 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (9.76%) LAMP
9 40 (8.87%) .NET Framework
10 30 (6.65%) XML
11 27 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (5.99%) WCF
12 26 (5.76%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (5.76%) Middleware
13 20 (4.43%) JSON
14 18 (3.99%) Entity Framework
14 18 (3.99%) Node.js
15 17 (3.77%) HTML5
16 15 (3.33%) AngularJS
17 14 (3.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.41%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (5.10%) Algorithms
5 17 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.33%) Clustering
7 12 (2.66%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.44%) PKI
8 11 (2.44%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.22%) iPhone
9 10 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.00%) Driving Licence
10 9 (2.00%) Mathematics
10 9 (2.00%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.00%) Replication
11 7 (1.55%) IVR
12 4 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.67%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 185 (41.02%) Windows
2 114 (25.28%) Linux
3 78 (17.29%) Windows Server
4 74 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (13.30%) Unix
6 37 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (3.99%) Android
9 12 (2.66%) CentOS
9 12 (2.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.11%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.67%) Debian
13 3 (0.67%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.07%) MVC
3 51 (11.31%) Scrum
4 45 (9.98%) Software Engineering
5 43 (9.53%) TDD
6 41 (9.09%) SOA
7 38 (8.43%) Web Operations
8 37 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (6.43%) Project Management
10 28 (6.21%) Analytics
10 28 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (5.99%) Unit Testing
12 25 (5.54%) Software Delivery
13 24 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (4.88%) ITIL
14 22 (4.88%) Presales
14 22 (4.88%) SDLC
15 21 (4.66%) Information Security
16 20 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (4.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 230 (51.00%) SQL
2 179 (39.69%) C#
3 106 (23.50%) JavaScript
4 66 (14.63%) Java
5 45 (9.98%) PowerShell
6 44 (9.76%) Perl
7 32 (7.10%) T-SQL
8 31 (6.87%) C++
9 29 (6.43%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.99%) VB.NET
11 17 (3.77%) C
11 17 (3.77%) PHP
12 11 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.00%) Python
14 8 (1.77%) VB
15 7 (1.55%) Ruby
16 6 (1.33%) Tcl
17 4 (0.89%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.89%) VBA
18 2 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 97 (21.51%) Degree
2 30 (6.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.10%) CCNA
5 21 (4.66%) MCSE
6 10 (2.22%) PhD
7 8 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.55%) MCITP
8 7 (1.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.11%) MCP
10 4 (0.89%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.67%) CEH
11 3 (0.67%) CISSP
11 3 (0.67%) MCSA
12 1 (0.22%) CCIE
12 1 (0.22%) CCNP
12 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.77%) SLA
2 16 (3.55%) QA
3 5 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.89%) HL7
5 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) GAMP
System Software
1 60 (13.30%) Active Directory
2 57 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.87%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (6.43%) Hyper-V
5 23 (5.10%) vSphere
6 19 (4.21%) vCloud
7 14 (3.10%) HDFS
8 11 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.89%) XenServer
13 3 (0.67%) XenApp
13 3 (0.67%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (7.98%) OpenAM
2 35 (7.76%) Puppet
3 15 (3.33%) Perfmon
4 7 (1.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (1.33%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.89%) SCOM
8 3 (0.67%) Nmap
8 3 (0.67%) WSUS
9 2 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.44%) Legato
9 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.44%) SCCM
10 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 149 (33.04%) Oracle
2 143 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 83 (18.40%) VMware
4 59 (13.08%) Red Hat
5 40 (8.87%) Sun
6 24 (5.32%) Cisco
7 23 (5.10%) Avaya
7 23 (5.10%) HP
7 23 (5.10%) Mitel
7 23 (5.10%) NEC
8 17 (3.77%) Informatica
9 12 (2.66%) Citrix
10 10 (2.22%) Google
11 9 (2.00%) Veritas
12 8 (1.77%) Huawei
12 8 (1.77%) Veeam
13 7 (1.55%) Zend
14 6 (1.33%) EMC
14 6 (1.33%) Facebook
14 6 (1.33%) IBM
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The One Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + gym pen
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Strike IT Services
Salary: £28k + £2k bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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