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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 221 305 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.27% 13.46% 13.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.32% 45.52% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 184 266 270
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
467 670 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.93% 29.57% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 401 530 464
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 274 (53.62%) SQL
2 245 (47.95%) .NET
3 208 (40.70%) C#
4 186 (36.40%) Windows
5 171 (33.46%) Oracle
6 153 (29.94%) Microsoft
7 147 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
8 131 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 114 (22.31%) Linux
9 114 (22.31%) Degree
10 111 (21.72%) HTML
11 107 (20.94%) TCP/IP
12 95 (18.59%) CSS
12 95 (18.59%) MVC
13 94 (18.40%) ASP.NET
13 94 (18.40%) Relational Database
14 93 (18.20%) Web Services
15 87 (17.03%) Java
16 84 (16.44%) Finance
17 82 (16.05%) MySQL
18 81 (15.85%) MS Excel
19 80 (15.66%) Unix
20 79 (15.46%) IIS
21 75 (14.68%) Computer Science
22 74 (14.48%) Windows Server
22 74 (14.48%) ASP.NET MVC
23 73 (14.29%) VMware
24 72 (14.09%) Apache
25 68 (13.31%) Tomcat
26 67 (13.11%) jQuery

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 79 (15.46%) IIS
2 72 (14.09%) Apache
3 68 (13.31%) Tomcat
4 60 (11.74%) JBoss
5 52 (10.18%) WebSphere
6 47 (9.20%) BizTalk Server
7 42 (8.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 40 (7.83%) WebLogic
9 34 (6.65%) SharePoint
10 29 (5.68%) Skype for Business
11 18 (3.52%) Apache Spark
11 18 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (1.96%) MS Exchange
14 7 (1.37%) CMS
14 7 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (1.17%) MQSeries
15 6 (1.17%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 81 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.54%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.78%) MS Project
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.98%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.52%) SaaS
2 60 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.74%) Google Play
4 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.37%) PaaS
6 6 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.17%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (20.94%) TCP/IP
2 65 (12.72%) Firewall
3 62 (12.13%) SAN
4 59 (11.55%) LDAP
5 53 (10.37%) NAS
6 47 (9.20%) HTTP
7 31 (6.07%) DNS
8 30 (5.87%) LAN
8 30 (5.87%) WAN
9 25 (4.89%) VoIP
10 22 (4.31%) SMTP
11 21 (4.11%) PBX
12 15 (2.94%) VPN
13 13 (2.54%) DHCP
13 13 (2.54%) Wireshark
14 11 (2.15%) IMAP
15 10 (1.96%) FTP
15 10 (1.96%) SSL
16 9 (1.76%) iSCSI
17 7 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (18.40%) Relational Database
2 82 (16.05%) MySQL
3 59 (11.55%) RDBMS
4 37 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (6.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (5.48%) QlikView
8 24 (4.70%) Big Data
8 24 (4.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (3.91%) NoSQL
10 20 (3.91%) Oracle Database
11 18 (3.52%) Apache Hive
11 18 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 18 (3.52%) HBase
12 14 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (2.15%) Data Mining
14 10 (1.96%) MS Access
14 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.68%) Subversion
3 24 (4.70%) Artifactory
3 24 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.50%) JIRA
5 20 (3.91%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.52%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.35%) AQtime
7 12 (2.35%) Eclipse
7 12 (2.35%) NetBeans
7 12 (2.35%) WebLOAD
8 9 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.98%) NUnit
10 4 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.78%) MSTest
10 4 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.59%) Selenium
11 3 (0.59%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 84 (16.44%) Finance
2 24 (4.70%) Banking
3 19 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.94%) Retail
5 14 (2.74%) Games
6 9 (1.76%) Advertising
7 8 (1.57%) German Language
8 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.78%) French Language
9 4 (0.78%) Legal
9 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Automotive
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Military
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 206 (40.31%) Developer
2 110 (21.53%) C# Developer
3 104 (20.35%) .NET Developer
4 79 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (14.09%) Applications Support
6 61 (11.94%) Software Developer
7 60 (11.74%) Support Engineer
8 52 (10.18%) SQL Developer
9 47 (9.20%) C# Software Developer
10 45 (8.81%) Analyst
10 45 (8.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (8.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (8.41%) Linux Support
11 43 (8.41%) Technical Support
12 38 (7.44%) Senior Developer
13 37 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 33 (6.46%) .NET Software Developer
14 33 (6.46%) Applications Engineer
14 33 (6.46%) Applications Support Engineer
15 30 (5.87%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (47.95%) .NET
2 111 (21.72%) HTML
3 95 (18.59%) CSS
4 94 (18.40%) ASP.NET
5 93 (18.20%) Web Services
6 74 (14.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (13.11%) jQuery
8 44 (8.61%) .NET Framework
9 43 (8.41%) XML
10 42 (8.22%) LAMP
11 33 (6.46%) WCF
12 31 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 31 (6.07%) KnockoutJS
13 28 (5.48%) JSON
14 25 (4.89%) HTML5
15 23 (4.50%) Middleware
16 22 (4.31%) REST
17 21 (4.11%) Node.js
18 20 (3.91%) AngularJS
19 18 (3.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.68%) Computer Science
2 29 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.28%) Algorithms
4 24 (4.70%) Client/Server
5 21 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.91%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.52%) Clustering
8 14 (2.74%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.74%) iPhone
9 13 (2.54%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.35%) Replication
10 12 (2.35%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.96%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.76%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.76%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.76%) PKI
13 6 (1.17%) IVR
14 4 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
15 3 (0.59%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 186 (36.40%) Windows
2 114 (22.31%) Linux
3 80 (15.66%) Unix
4 74 (14.48%) Windows Server
5 65 (12.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.31%) Android
8 12 (2.35%) CentOS
9 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.78%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.59%) Debian
12 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (18.59%) MVC
3 60 (11.74%) SOA
4 54 (10.57%) Scrum
5 51 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (9.98%) TDD
6 46 (9.00%) Analytics
6 46 (9.00%) Project Management
7 44 (8.61%) Software Engineering
8 43 (8.41%) SDLC
9 39 (7.63%) Web Operations
10 33 (6.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (5.48%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.28%) Software Delivery
14 26 (5.09%) Information Security
15 24 (4.70%) ITIL
15 24 (4.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 23 (4.50%) ETL
16 23 (4.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 274 (53.62%) SQL
2 208 (40.70%) C#
3 131 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 87 (17.03%) Java
5 50 (9.78%) C++
6 46 (9.00%) Perl
7 45 (8.81%) T-SQL
8 43 (8.41%) PowerShell
9 24 (4.70%) Bash Shell
9 24 (4.70%) VB.NET
10 23 (4.50%) PHP
11 17 (3.33%) C
11 17 (3.33%) VB
12 11 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.76%) Python
14 6 (1.17%) Tcl
14 6 (1.17%) XPath
15 4 (0.78%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.78%) VBA
16 3 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (22.31%) Degree
2 29 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.31%) CCNA
5 17 (3.33%) MCSE
6 10 (1.96%) PhD
7 5 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.78%) CCIE
8 4 (0.78%) CCNP
8 4 (0.78%) CISSP
8 4 (0.78%) MCP
8 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.59%) MCITP
9 3 (0.59%) MCSA
9 3 (0.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.39%) CEH
10 2 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.31%) QA
2 9 (1.76%) SLA
3 7 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.78%) HL7
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) GAMP
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) SAS 70
System Software
1 58 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 42 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.02%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (4.11%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.52%) HDFS
6 12 (2.35%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.96%) vSphere
8 7 (1.37%) vCloud
9 6 (1.17%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.98%) XenServer
11 4 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.39%) NDS
13 2 (0.39%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 2 (0.39%) Squid
13 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.20%) Firmware
14 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (7.24%) OpenAM
2 36 (7.05%) Puppet
3 15 (2.94%) Perfmon
4 7 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.78%) Legato
6 4 (0.78%) SCOM
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.59%) SCCM
7 3 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.59%) WSUS
8 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.39%) Nmap
8 2 (0.39%) Simpana
9 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 171 (33.46%) Oracle
2 153 (29.94%) Microsoft
3 73 (14.29%) VMware
4 60 (11.74%) Red Hat
5 41 (8.02%) Sun
6 29 (5.68%) Informatica
7 27 (5.28%) Cisco
8 21 (4.11%) Avaya
8 21 (4.11%) Mitel
8 21 (4.11%) NEC
9 20 (3.91%) HP
10 14 (2.74%) Google
11 10 (1.96%) Citrix
12 7 (1.37%) Forcepoint
12 7 (1.37%) Veritas
12 7 (1.37%) Zend
13 6 (1.17%) CommVault
13 6 (1.17%) EMC
13 6 (1.17%) Veeam
14 5 (0.98%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: £40-50K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago