The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 734 1048 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.28% 18.38% 20.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.40% 52.04% 62.37%
Number of salaries quoted 651 950 1221
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1582 2014 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.78% 35.31% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1748 1882
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,648 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 224 £42,500 - 38
Somerset -3 136 £40,000 +5.26% 21
Devon -1 98 £35,000 - 4
Gloucestershire -18 94 £39,000 +1.29% 17
Dorset -2 84 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Wiltshire -5 78 £41,000 +9.33% 9
Cornwall -5 13 £24,500 -30.00% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 877 (55.54%) .NET
2 838 (53.07%) C#
3 661 (41.86%) SQL
4 616 (39.01%) ASP.NET
5 530 (33.57%) JavaScript
6 529 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
7 521 (33.00%) Microsoft
8 503 (31.86%) HTML
9 478 (30.27%) MVC
10 412 (26.09%) CSS
11 384 (24.32%) Windows
12 328 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 278 (17.61%) MS Excel
14 259 (16.40%) TDD
15 251 (15.90%) Oracle
16 250 (15.83%) AngularJS
16 250 (15.83%) .NET Framework
17 246 (15.58%) Finance
18 239 (15.14%) jQuery
19 231 (14.63%) Scrum
20 201 (12.73%) Web Development
21 189 (11.97%) HTML5
21 189 (11.97%) T-SQL
21 189 (11.97%) Windows Server
22 183 (11.59%) Degree
23 182 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 176 (11.15%) ASP.NET Web API
25 170 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 169 (10.70%) Active Directory
27 168 (10.64%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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
1 159 (10.07%) IIS
2 95 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 83 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 74 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 60 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
6 52 (3.29%) JBoss
7 51 (3.23%) Apache
8 47 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
9 44 (2.79%) CMS
10 39 (2.47%) WebSphere
11 37 (2.34%) WebLogic
12 33 (2.09%) Jetty
13 31 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
13 31 (1.96%) Umbraco
14 29 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (1.71%) Apache Spark
15 27 (1.71%) OpenStack
16 26 (1.65%) Apache Solr
17 20 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
18 17 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 278 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 45 (2.85%) MS Office
3 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) HipChat
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (0.57%) Sage 1000
5 7 (0.44%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.32%) Maximo
6 5 (0.32%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.25%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.25%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.19%) Infor CRM
8 3 (0.19%) Line 500
9 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.13%) Magento
9 2 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
10 1 (0.063%) Endur
10 1 (0.063%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.063%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 141 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (3.67%) SaaS
4 23 (1.46%) IaaS
5 21 (1.33%) PaaS
6 19 (1.20%) Office 365
7 11 (0.70%) GitHub
8 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (0.25%) Silverpop
10 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.13%) G Suite
11 2 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.063%) AtomSphere
12 1 (0.063%) BlueKai
12 1 (0.063%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 98 (6.21%) DNS
2 89 (5.64%) Firewall
3 69 (4.37%) LAN
3 69 (4.37%) WAN
4 63 (3.99%) SAN
5 60 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 58 (3.67%) VPN
7 39 (2.47%) DHCP
8 34 (2.15%) HTTP
8 34 (2.15%) Internet
9 20 (1.27%) NAS
10 19 (1.20%) Network Security
11 18 (1.14%) Intranet
12 16 (1.01%) SMTP
12 16 (1.01%) SSL
12 16 (1.01%) VLAN
13 15 (0.95%) ICMP
13 15 (0.95%) Telnet
14 10 (0.63%) Wireless
15 9 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 170 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 155 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 154 (9.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 140 (8.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 138 (8.74%) MongoDB
7 127 (8.04%) MySQL
8 108 (6.84%) NoSQL
9 85 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 84 (5.32%) Relational Database
11 72 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (3.48%) Big Data
13 47 (2.98%) Hadoop
14 46 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
15 45 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 36 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
17 31 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 31 (1.96%) Redis
18 29 (1.84%) Riak
19 27 (1.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 137 (8.68%) Visual Studio
2 128 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (6.33%) Git (software)
4 48 (3.04%) Selenium
5 44 (2.79%) Subversion
6 33 (2.09%) JIRA
6 33 (2.09%) TeamCity
7 30 (1.90%) SpecFlow
8 25 (1.58%) NUnit
9 15 (0.95%) Maven
10 14 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.82%) JUnit
12 11 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.70%) Moq
13 10 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.63%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.57%) MSTest
14 9 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (0.51%) git-flow
15 8 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 246 (15.58%) Finance
2 80 (5.07%) Retail
3 61 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 59 (3.74%) Banking
5 49 (3.10%) Games
6 44 (2.79%) Marketing
7 40 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 35 (2.22%) Online Betting
9 27 (1.71%) Advertising
10 18 (1.14%) Electronics
11 7 (0.44%) Back Office
12 6 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.38%) Automotive
13 5 (0.32%) Publishing
14 4 (0.25%) Law
14 4 (0.25%) Legal
15 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Front Office
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
17 1 (0.063%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 830 (52.56%) Developer
2 496 (31.41%) .NET Developer
3 325 (20.58%) C# Developer
4 257 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 166 (10.51%) Analyst
6 134 (8.49%) DBA
7 131 (8.30%) Senior Developer
8 118 (7.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 118 (7.47%) Software Developer
9 111 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 102 (6.46%) SQL Developer
11 96 (6.08%) SQL DBA
12 87 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 86 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
14 82 (5.19%) Software Engineer
15 72 (4.56%) Support Analyst
16 64 (4.05%) Applications Support
17 63 (3.99%) Administrator
18 62 (3.93%) Support Engineer
19 59 (3.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (55.54%) .NET
2 616 (39.01%) ASP.NET
3 503 (31.86%) HTML
4 412 (26.09%) CSS
5 328 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 250 (15.83%) .NET Framework
6 250 (15.83%) AngularJS
7 239 (15.14%) jQuery
8 189 (11.97%) HTML5
9 176 (11.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 154 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 147 (9.31%) Entity Framework
12 128 (8.11%) WCF
13 123 (7.79%) Web Services
14 107 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
15 100 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 99 (6.27%) XML
17 89 (5.64%) RESTful
18 85 (5.38%) CSS3
19 71 (4.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 48 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 44 (2.79%) User Experience
6 40 (2.53%) Driving Licence
7 35 (2.22%) Online Games
8 32 (2.03%) Clustering
9 23 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.20%) Statistics
11 16 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 16 (1.01%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.01%) NHS
12 15 (0.95%) Public Cloud
13 14 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.82%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.76%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.70%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 384 (24.32%) Windows
2 189 (11.97%) Windows Server
3 123 (7.79%) Linux
4 78 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (2.98%) Android
6 47 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 44 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 36 (2.28%) Unix
10 28 (1.77%) Windows 7
11 21 (1.33%) Windows 10
11 21 (1.33%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.76%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.57%) AIX
15 8 (0.51%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.44%) Solaris
17 6 (0.38%) CentOS
18 3 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
2 478 (30.27%) MVC
3 259 (16.40%) TDD
4 231 (14.63%) Scrum
5 201 (12.73%) Web Development
6 159 (10.07%) ITIL
7 150 (9.50%) OO
8 146 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
9 126 (7.98%) Software Engineering
10 121 (7.66%) SDLC
11 109 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 107 (6.78%) Unit Testing
13 91 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (5.19%) Migration
15 80 (5.07%) ETL
16 75 (4.75%) BDD
17 69 (4.37%) Web Application Development
18 68 (4.31%) CRM
19 65 (4.12%) E-Commerce
20 62 (3.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 838 (53.07%) C#
2 661 (41.86%) SQL
3 530 (33.57%) JavaScript
4 189 (11.97%) T-SQL
5 168 (10.64%) Java
6 79 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 78 (4.94%) C++
8 67 (4.24%) PowerShell
8 67 (4.24%) VB
9 66 (4.18%) PHP
10 64 (4.05%) Python
11 48 (3.04%) Perl
12 38 (2.41%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.84%) C
13 29 (1.84%) Go
13 29 (1.84%) VBA
14 28 (1.77%) VBScript
15 17 (1.08%) Ruby
16 15 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.89%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 183 (11.59%) Degree
2 103 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 79 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 46 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 39 (2.47%) MCSE
6 38 (2.41%) MCSA
7 29 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 28 (1.77%) CCNA
8 28 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.39%) MCP
10 17 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
11 14 (0.89%) EMC Certification
12 11 (0.70%) MCITP
13 10 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.57%) A+ Certification
14 9 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
14 9 (0.57%) ISEB
14 9 (0.57%) Security+ Certification
15 8 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.51%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.29%) SLA
2 22 (1.39%) QA
3 10 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.38%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) WCAG
7 1 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 169 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 104 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 19 (1.20%) vSphere
6 18 (1.14%) Firmware
7 15 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.63%) Docker
9 10 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.63%) XenApp
10 7 (0.44%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.19%) NFS
11 3 (0.19%) XenServer
12 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.063%) KVM
13 1 (0.063%) LXC
13 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.063%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (2.34%) Puppet
2 34 (2.15%) Salt
3 30 (1.90%) NetBackup
4 29 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (1.77%) Ansible
6 26 (1.65%) Kibana
6 26 (1.65%) logstash
7 14 (0.89%) AirWatch
8 12 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.76%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.57%) SCCM
9 9 (0.57%) WSUS
10 6 (0.38%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.32%) Perfmon
11 5 (0.32%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
13 3 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.19%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 521 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 251 (15.90%) Oracle
3 141 (8.93%) VMware
4 77 (4.88%) HP
5 65 (4.12%) Cisco
6 55 (3.48%) Veeam
7 49 (3.10%) IBM
8 48 (3.04%) Citrix
9 45 (2.85%) SAP
10 36 (2.28%) EMC
11 34 (2.15%) 3PAR
12 32 (2.03%) Xamarin
13 29 (1.84%) Veritas
14 26 (1.65%) Sitecore
15 23 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (1.08%) CommVault
17 16 (1.01%) Tableau
18 15 (0.95%) Brocade
19 14 (0.89%) Software AG
19 14 (0.89%) Symantec
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Resource Group
Salary: £25-30K + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £30-45K + 20% Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Paid for Certs, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, up 38 days a/l
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 25 Days Holiday, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday