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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 15 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 148 266 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.57% 12.31% 11.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.15% 41.24% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 131 227 233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
343 645 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 24.50% 29.85% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 284 566 403
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 17 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 153 (42.74%) SQL
2 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
3 137 (38.27%) Windows
4 125 (34.92%) .NET
5 118 (32.96%) C#
6 89 (24.86%) VMware
7 85 (23.74%) MS Excel
8 83 (23.18%) ASP.NET
9 79 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (21.79%) Active Directory
11 76 (21.23%) MVC
12 74 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 73 (20.39%) Linux
14 72 (20.11%) Windows Server
15 71 (19.83%) Oracle
15 71 (19.83%) TCP/IP
16 69 (19.27%) SQL Server 2008
17 68 (18.99%) SharePoint
18 66 (18.44%) JavaScript
18 66 (18.44%) Finance
19 61 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
20 57 (15.92%) IIS
21 55 (15.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 54 (15.08%) Hyper-V
23 52 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 52 (14.53%) T-SQL
23 52 (14.53%) Enterprise Software
24 51 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
24 51 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
25 49 (13.69%) CSS

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 68 (18.99%) SharePoint
2 57 (15.92%) IIS
3 39 (10.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (8.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (6.70%) JBoss
6 23 (6.42%) Apache
7 20 (5.59%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (5.59%) WebSphere
8 19 (5.31%) Tomcat
8 19 (5.31%) WebLogic
9 18 (5.03%) MS Exchange
10 14 (3.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (2.51%) CMS
11 9 (2.51%) Skype for Business
12 7 (1.96%) SAS
13 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.12%) IBM Domino
14 4 (1.12%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 85 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.51%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.40%) MS Office
5 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.54%) SaaS
2 25 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (4.75%) Office 365
5 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.56%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (19.83%) TCP/IP
2 45 (12.57%) DNS
3 42 (11.73%) SAN
4 34 (9.50%) LDAP
5 31 (8.66%) Firewall
6 25 (6.98%) SMTP
7 22 (6.15%) Intranet
8 20 (5.59%) HTTP
9 19 (5.31%) NAS
9 19 (5.31%) VPN
10 18 (5.03%) DHCP
11 17 (4.75%) FTP
11 17 (4.75%) LAN
11 17 (4.75%) WAN
12 7 (1.96%) iSCSI
12 7 (1.96%) VoIP
12 7 (1.96%) WebEx
13 6 (1.68%) Network Security
13 6 (1.68%) VLAN
13 6 (1.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 52 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (12.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 44 (12.29%) Relational Database
5 39 (10.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (10.61%) MySQL
6 38 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (10.34%) NoSQL
8 28 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (7.82%) Oracle Database
9 21 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (4.47%) RDBMS
12 14 (3.91%) Power BI
13 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.96%) OLAP
15 6 (1.68%) Base SAS
15 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.79%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.68%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.68%) WebLOAD
6 5 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.12%) AQtime
8 3 (0.84%) JIRA
8 3 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.56%) Subversion
10 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.28%) Selenium
10 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (18.44%) Finance
2 24 (6.70%) Advertising
3 23 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.07%) Banking
4 11 (3.07%) German Language
5 8 (2.23%) Retail
6 7 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.68%) Games
8 4 (1.12%) French Language
9 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 135 (37.71%) Developer
2 78 (21.79%) .NET Developer
3 48 (13.41%) C# Developer
4 44 (12.29%) Administrator
5 43 (12.01%) Support Engineer
6 34 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (9.22%) Analyst
8 31 (8.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 28 (7.82%) SharePoint Administrator
9 28 (7.82%) SQL Developer
10 26 (7.26%) Software Developer
11 22 (6.15%) Senior Developer
12 21 (5.87%) Architect
12 21 (5.87%) Technical Support
13 20 (5.59%) Applications Support
13 20 (5.59%) Consultant
14 19 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (5.03%) C# Software Developer
16 17 (4.75%) Junior
16 17 (4.75%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (34.92%) .NET
2 83 (23.18%) ASP.NET
3 51 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (13.69%) CSS
5 44 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 42 (11.73%) .NET Framework
6 42 (11.73%) HTML
7 41 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (10.89%) AngularJS
9 37 (10.34%) Web Services
10 35 (9.78%) jQuery
11 33 (9.22%) WCF
12 30 (8.38%) Entity Framework
13 29 (8.10%) RESTful
14 27 (7.54%) Code First Entity Framework
14 27 (7.54%) Node.js
15 25 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (6.15%) XML
17 19 (5.31%) HTML5
18 18 (5.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.53%) Enterprise Software
2 51 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.10%) Clustering
4 25 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 24 (6.70%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.07%) Replication
7 9 (2.51%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.96%) Life Science
8 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.96%) PKI
9 5 (1.40%) NHS
9 5 (1.40%) Statistics
10 4 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.84%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.56%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 137 (38.27%) Windows
2 73 (20.39%) Linux
3 72 (20.11%) Windows Server
4 55 (15.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (11.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (6.15%) Unix
8 20 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (4.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.96%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.68%) CentOS
12 5 (1.40%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.12%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.56%) Solaris
14 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.56%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (21.23%) MVC
3 61 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (12.29%) Presales
5 40 (11.17%) TDD
6 35 (9.78%) Web Application Development
7 32 (8.94%) Validation
8 31 (8.66%) BDD
9 30 (8.38%) Document Management
9 30 (8.38%) Web Development
10 28 (7.82%) SDLC
11 26 (7.26%) Migration
11 26 (7.26%) Project Management
12 22 (6.15%) ETL
12 22 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (5.59%) Load Balancing
13 20 (5.59%) Scrum
14 19 (5.31%) Workflow
15 17 (4.75%) Software Engineering
16 16 (4.47%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 153 (42.74%) SQL
2 118 (32.96%) C#
3 66 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 52 (14.53%) T-SQL
5 27 (7.54%) Ruby
6 21 (5.87%) PowerShell
7 19 (5.31%) Perl
8 18 (5.03%) Bash Shell
9 16 (4.47%) Java
10 13 (3.63%) C
10 13 (3.63%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.68%) Python
12 5 (1.40%) PHP
12 5 (1.40%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.12%) C++
13 4 (1.12%) VB
14 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.84%) Tcl
15 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (11.17%) Degree
3 28 (7.82%) MCSE
4 16 (4.47%) MCITP
4 16 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (4.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (3.35%) CCNA
6 12 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.68%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.40%) MCSA
10 4 (1.12%) CCNP
10 4 (1.12%) CEH
10 4 (1.12%) CISSP
11 3 (0.84%) MCP
12 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.28%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.70%) SLA
2 7 (1.96%) GAMP
2 7 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.56%) QA
6 1 (0.28%) CDISC
6 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
System Software
1 78 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 74 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (15.08%) Hyper-V
4 35 (9.78%) vSphere
5 31 (8.66%) vCloud
6 15 (4.19%) Terminal Services
6 15 (4.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 14 (3.91%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (3.07%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.51%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.12%) XenServer
13 2 (0.56%) XenApp
13 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (4.75%) Puppet
2 15 (4.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 14 (3.91%) OpenAM
4 9 (2.51%) Perfmon
5 8 (2.23%) SCCM
6 6 (1.68%) WSUS
7 5 (1.40%) vMotion
8 4 (1.12%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.12%) Nmap
9 3 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.56%) Nessus
10 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.28%) Ansible
11 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.28%) Legato
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 89 (24.86%) VMware
3 71 (19.83%) Oracle
4 36 (10.06%) Red Hat
5 29 (8.10%) HP
6 22 (6.15%) Cisco
7 21 (5.87%) Facebook
8 17 (4.75%) Veritas
9 16 (4.47%) Sun
10 13 (3.63%) Huawei
10 13 (3.63%) Sybase
11 10 (2.79%) EMC
12 8 (2.23%) NetApp
13 7 (1.96%) IBM
14 6 (1.68%) Avaya
14 6 (1.68%) Google
14 6 (1.68%) Mitel
14 6 (1.68%) NEC
15 5 (1.40%) Juniper
15 5 (1.40%) Veeam
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