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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 197 256 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.77% 11.55% 10.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.44% 42.04% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 169 234 206
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
383 609 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.88% 27.48% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 324 519 393
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £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 24 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 221 (50.80%) SQL
2 191 (43.91%) Windows
3 182 (41.84%) .NET
4 161 (37.01%) C#
5 151 (34.71%) Microsoft
6 121 (27.82%) Oracle
7 117 (26.90%) TCP/IP
8 114 (26.21%) Linux
9 104 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (21.61%) VMware
11 89 (20.46%) JavaScript
12 88 (20.23%) Windows Server
13 85 (19.54%) Degree
14 84 (19.31%) MS Excel
15 82 (18.85%) Finance
16 81 (18.62%) IIS
17 80 (18.39%) Web Services
18 78 (17.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 78 (17.93%) Relational Database
19 70 (16.09%) SAN
20 69 (15.86%) Active Directory
20 69 (15.86%) HTML
20 69 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
21 68 (15.63%) MVC
21 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET
21 68 (15.63%) Apache
22 66 (15.17%) Computer Science
23 64 (14.71%) CSS
23 64 (14.71%) MySQL
24 63 (14.48%) LDAP

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 81 (18.62%) IIS
2 68 (15.63%) Apache
3 60 (13.79%) JBoss
3 60 (13.79%) Tomcat
4 53 (12.18%) SharePoint
5 47 (10.80%) WebSphere
6 46 (10.57%) WebLogic
7 37 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
8 36 (8.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 28 (6.44%) Skype for Business
10 27 (6.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 26 (5.98%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.76%) CMS
13 11 (2.53%) Apache Spark
14 10 (2.30%) MS Exchange
15 7 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (1.38%) MQSeries
17 5 (1.15%) Apache Pig
18 4 (0.92%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 84 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.99%) MS Office
3 12 (2.76%) InfoPath
4 9 (2.07%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.69%) MS Project
6 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (1.15%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.41%) SaaS
2 47 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.07%) Office 365
5 6 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.38%) Google Play
5 6 (1.38%) PaaS
6 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 117 (26.90%) TCP/IP
2 70 (16.09%) SAN
3 63 (14.48%) LDAP
4 53 (12.18%) Firewall
5 49 (11.26%) DNS
6 41 (9.43%) HTTP
6 41 (9.43%) NAS
7 32 (7.36%) LAN
7 32 (7.36%) WAN
8 28 (6.44%) SMTP
9 26 (5.98%) VoIP
10 22 (5.06%) PBX
10 22 (5.06%) VPN
11 21 (4.83%) FTP
12 18 (4.14%) DHCP
13 12 (2.76%) WebEx
14 9 (2.07%) Wireshark
15 8 (1.84%) Intranet
16 7 (1.61%) CTI
16 7 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.93%) Relational Database
2 64 (14.71%) MySQL
3 46 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (10.11%) RDBMS
5 30 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 30 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (4.60%) NoSQL
9 18 (4.14%) Big Data
10 12 (2.76%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.53%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.53%) HBase
12 9 (2.07%) Power BI
12 9 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.15%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 22 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.53%) JIRA
4 10 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (1.61%) AQtime
6 7 (1.61%) Subversion
6 7 (1.61%) WebLOAD
7 6 (1.38%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.38%) NetBeans
7 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (0.92%) NUnit
8 4 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.69%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.46%) Selenium
11 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.23%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 82 (18.85%) Finance
2 27 (6.21%) Banking
3 23 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.68%) Advertising
5 11 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.53%) Retail
6 6 (1.38%) French Language
6 6 (1.38%) Games
6 6 (1.38%) German Language
7 5 (1.15%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.46%) Legal
9 2 (0.46%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (35.40%) Developer
2 87 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 82 (18.85%) C# Developer
4 69 (15.86%) Support Engineer
5 67 (15.40%) Applications Support
6 56 (12.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (10.11%) Technical Support
8 39 (8.97%) SQL Developer
9 38 (8.74%) Linux Support
10 37 (8.51%) Software Developer
11 35 (8.05%) Applications Engineer
11 35 (8.05%) Applications Support Engineer
12 33 (7.59%) C# Software Developer
13 32 (7.36%) Analyst
13 32 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
14 28 (6.44%) Web Applications Support
15 26 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
16 25 (5.75%) Consultant
17 24 (5.52%) ASP.NET Developer
17 24 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (41.84%) .NET
2 80 (18.39%) Web Services
3 69 (15.86%) HTML
4 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET
5 64 (14.71%) CSS
6 56 (12.87%) jQuery
7 50 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (9.43%) .NET Framework
9 40 (9.20%) LAMP
10 30 (6.90%) Middleware
11 27 (6.21%) WCF
12 25 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 24 (5.52%) XML
14 23 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (4.83%) Entity Framework
16 16 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (3.68%) Node.js
17 15 (3.45%) AngularJS
18 13 (2.99%) JSON
18 13 (2.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 40 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.29%) Clustering
5 18 (4.14%) Algorithms
6 16 (3.68%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.99%) PKI
8 10 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.30%) N-Tier
9 9 (2.07%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.07%) Replication
9 9 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.61%) IVR
11 6 (1.38%) iPhone
12 5 (1.15%) Statistics
13 4 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 191 (43.91%) Windows
2 114 (26.21%) Linux
3 88 (20.23%) Windows Server
4 78 (17.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (10.11%) Unix
7 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 11 (2.53%) Android
10 11 (2.53%) CentOS
11 5 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.15%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.46%) Debian
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.63%) MVC
3 42 (9.66%) Scrum
4 41 (9.43%) Software Engineering
4 41 (9.43%) TDD
5 34 (7.82%) Presales
5 34 (7.82%) Web Operations
6 32 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (6.67%) SOA
8 27 (6.21%) Validation
9 25 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (5.52%) Load Balancing
11 23 (5.29%) ITIL
11 23 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (5.06%) Project Management
13 21 (4.83%) BDD
14 20 (4.60%) Migration
14 20 (4.60%) Service Delivery
14 20 (4.60%) Software Delivery
15 19 (4.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 221 (50.80%) SQL
2 161 (37.01%) C#
3 89 (20.46%) JavaScript
4 41 (9.43%) Java
4 41 (9.43%) PowerShell
5 40 (9.20%) Perl
6 33 (7.59%) Bash Shell
7 30 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.91%) C
9 16 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.99%) PHP
11 12 (2.76%) C++
12 11 (2.53%) Ruby
12 11 (2.53%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.07%) Python
14 6 (1.38%) Tcl
14 6 (1.38%) VB
15 4 (0.92%) VBA
16 3 (0.69%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.46%) X++
Qualifications
1 85 (19.54%) Degree
2 35 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.21%) MCSE
4 25 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.29%) CCNA
6 13 (2.99%) MCITP
6 13 (2.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (1.84%) PhD
8 5 (1.15%) MCP
9 4 (0.92%) CEH
9 4 (0.92%) CISSP
9 4 (0.92%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.92%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) MCSA
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.83%) SLA
2 12 (2.76%) QA
3 7 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.92%) HL7
4 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) GAMP
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (15.86%) Active Directory
1 69 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 35 (8.05%) Oracle RAC
4 33 (7.59%) vSphere
5 29 (6.67%) vCloud
6 15 (3.45%) Terminal Services
7 13 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (2.53%) HDFS
9 10 (2.30%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.69%) XenApp
11 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (7.36%) OpenAM
2 31 (7.13%) Puppet
3 15 (3.45%) Perfmon
4 13 (2.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (1.15%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.92%) Nmap
6 4 (0.92%) SCCM
6 4 (0.92%) SCOM
7 3 (0.69%) WSUS
8 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.46%) Legato
8 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) Nessus
9 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (34.71%) Microsoft
2 121 (27.82%) Oracle
3 94 (21.61%) VMware
4 59 (13.56%) Red Hat
5 34 (7.82%) Sun
6 28 (6.44%) Cisco
7 27 (6.21%) HP
8 22 (5.06%) Avaya
8 22 (5.06%) Mitel
8 22 (5.06%) NEC
9 15 (3.45%) Veritas
10 14 (3.22%) Citrix
11 13 (2.99%) Huawei
12 10 (2.30%) Facebook
13 8 (1.84%) EMC
14 7 (1.61%) Veeam
15 6 (1.38%) Google
15 6 (1.38%) IBM
16 5 (1.15%) Forcepoint
16 5 (1.15%) Informatica
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