The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 3 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 94 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.29% 24.80% 9.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.98% 55.62% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 46 78 40
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +15.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.83% 44.59% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 112 132 105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Watford region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 73 (66.36%) Microsoft
2 68 (61.82%) SQL
3 60 (54.55%) C#
4 37 (33.64%) .NET
5 35 (31.82%) MS Office
6 34 (30.91%) Change Management
7 33 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 31 (28.18%) HTML
9 30 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 27 (24.55%) Windows
10 27 (24.55%) CSS
10 27 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (23.64%) SharePoint
12 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
13 19 (17.27%) IIS
14 18 (16.36%) Practice Management
15 17 (15.45%) Java
15 17 (15.45%) CMS
15 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
15 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (14.55%) Oracle
17 14 (12.73%) Law
17 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
18 13 (11.82%) MySQL
19 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
19 12 (10.91%) MS Exchange
19 12 (10.91%) LAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (23.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (17.27%) IIS
3 17 (15.45%) CMS
4 12 (10.91%) MS Exchange
5 7 (6.36%) Apache
5 7 (6.36%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.73%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.82%) Content Management Server
8 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.82%) SugarCRM
8 2 (1.82%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.91%) JBoss
9 1 (0.91%) Lync
9 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (31.82%) MS Office
2 30 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.73%) Agresso
3 2 (1.82%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) LAN
2 11 (10.00%) WAN
3 9 (8.18%) VPN
4 6 (5.45%) DNS
4 6 (5.45%) FTP
5 5 (4.55%) Firewall
6 4 (3.64%) DHCP
6 4 (3.64%) SAN
7 2 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.91%) Wireless
8 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.91%) NAS
8 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (11.82%) MySQL
3 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.18%) DB2
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.82%) MS Access
9 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.82%) Big Data
9 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.91%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.91%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (12.73%) Law
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Advertising
4 3 (2.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 31 (28.18%) Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Analyst
4 19 (17.27%) Applications Support
5 14 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (11.82%) Support Analyst
6 13 (11.82%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Junior
9 9 (8.18%) Applications Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Architect
9 9 (8.18%) Junior Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Junior C# Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Business Analyst
10 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Lead Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Business Analyst Team Leader
11 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (5.45%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.64%) .NET
2 31 (28.18%) HTML
3 27 (24.55%) CSS
4 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.00%) jQuery
6 9 (8.18%) JSP
6 9 (8.18%) J2EE
7 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.64%) COM
8 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (2.73%) ADO.NET
9 3 (2.73%) Web Services
9 3 (2.73%) XML
10 2 (1.82%) XSL
10 2 (1.82%) Ajax
10 2 (1.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.91%) WCF
11 1 (0.91%) SAP PI
11 1 (0.91%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Clustering
2 4 (3.64%) Open Source
3 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.82%) User Experience
3 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (0.91%) PKI
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.55%) Windows
2 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.36%) UNIX
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.73%) Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.91%) Change Management
2 18 (16.36%) Practice Management
3 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
3 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.91%) Workflow
5 12 (10.91%) Process Management
5 12 (10.91%) Project Management
6 11 (10.00%) CRM
6 11 (10.00%) Content Management
7 10 (9.09%) UML
8 9 (8.18%) OOP
8 9 (8.18%) OO
8 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.36%) MVC
10 6 (5.45%) ITIL
10 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.82%) SQL
2 60 (54.55%) C#
3 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.45%) Java
5 10 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.64%) VB
7 2 (1.82%) VBScript
7 2 (1.82%) C++
8 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.91%) X++
8 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.73%) MCTS
5 3 (2.73%) MCITP
6 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.27%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.45%) Terminal Server
4 6 (5.45%) Samba
5 5 (4.55%) vSphere
6 4 (3.64%) XenServer
7 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.73%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.82%) XenApp
9 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (66.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.55%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) VMware
4 11 (10.00%) Citrix
4 11 (10.00%) Cisco
5 9 (8.18%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.18%) Demandware
5 9 (8.18%) DataCash
5 9 (8.18%) Ogone
6 8 (7.27%) ATG
6 8 (7.27%) hybris
7 5 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (1.82%) Sage
8 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.82%) Siebel
8 2 (1.82%) Altiris
9 1 (0.91%) IronPort
9 1 (0.91%) Veeam
9 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
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