The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 14 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 406 704 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.09% 14.22% 12.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.15% 52.38% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 359 630 574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 861 1344 1274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 25.64% 27.15% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1153 1054
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Berkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Berkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Berkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Reading -7 124 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Slough +2 56 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Bracknell +10 46 £50,000 +20.48% 3
Wokingham 0 45 £36,500 -27.00% 7
Maidenhead -6 40 £42,925 +5.98% 8
Windsor -3 17 £57,500 +4.54%
Newbury -7 16 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hungerford - 4 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 420 (47.67%) SQL
2 397 (45.06%) .NET
3 345 (39.16%) Microsoft
4 343 (38.93%) C#
5 294 (33.37%) Windows
6 269 (30.53%) JavaScript
7 265 (30.08%) ASP.NET
8 248 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
9 228 (25.88%) MVC
10 186 (21.11%) HTML
11 176 (19.98%) Windows Server
12 172 (19.52%) CSS
13 166 (18.84%) Active Directory
14 156 (17.71%) Linux
15 150 (17.03%) Oracle
16 147 (16.69%) Degree
17 144 (16.35%) MS Excel
18 143 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 125 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
20 122 (13.85%) T-SQL
21 119 (13.51%) jQuery
22 113 (12.83%) AngularJS
23 112 (12.71%) Finance
24 110 (12.49%) Web Development
24 110 (12.49%) SQL Server 2008
25 109 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 107 (12.15%) Web Services
27 100 (11.35%) Team Foundation Server
28 99 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 96 (10.90%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 70 (7.95%) IIS
2 65 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
3 64 (7.26%) MS Exchange
4 56 (6.36%) SharePoint
5 39 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (3.86%) Apache
8 30 (3.41%) Tomcat
9 27 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 27 (3.06%) Skype for Business
10 23 (2.61%) WebLogic
11 22 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (2.50%) CMS
11 22 (2.50%) WebSphere
12 20 (2.27%) SAS
13 18 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
14 16 (1.82%) EPiServer
15 15 (1.70%) JBoss
16 14 (1.59%) Confluence
17 13 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 144 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.95%) MS Office
3 8 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.23%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) FastStats
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 84 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (5.33%) Office 365
4 39 (4.43%) SaaS
5 11 (1.25%) IaaS
6 10 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.79%) PaaS
8 6 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.57%) Yammer
10 3 (0.34%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.22%) Firewall
2 74 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 58 (6.58%) DNS
4 40 (4.54%) SAN
5 39 (4.43%) LAN
5 39 (4.43%) WAN
6 36 (4.09%) DHCP
7 31 (3.52%) HTTP
8 27 (3.06%) NAS
9 21 (2.38%) Intranet
9 21 (2.38%) Network Security
10 17 (1.93%) VPN
11 15 (1.70%) SMTP
11 15 (1.70%) VLAN
12 14 (1.59%) SSL
12 14 (1.59%) VoIP
13 11 (1.25%) Skype
14 10 (1.14%) SNMP
15 9 (1.02%) Internet
15 9 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (12.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 109 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (10.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 88 (9.99%) NoSQL
6 84 (9.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 80 (9.08%) Data Warehouse
8 77 (8.74%) MySQL
9 52 (5.90%) Relational Database
10 47 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (3.29%) Oracle Database
11 29 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (2.72%) MongoDB
13 19 (2.16%) Big Data
14 16 (1.82%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (1.70%) Power BI
16 14 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (11.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 86 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 85 (9.65%) Visual Studio
4 27 (3.06%) JIRA
5 24 (2.72%) Subversion
6 20 (2.27%) Toad
7 19 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 16 (1.82%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.70%) Selenium
10 11 (1.25%) MSTest
10 11 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (1.14%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.02%) Ant
12 9 (1.02%) Apache Ivy
12 9 (1.02%) Gradle
12 9 (1.02%) Maven
13 8 (0.91%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.91%) NuGet
13 8 (0.91%) WinDbg
14 7 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 112 (12.71%) Finance
2 37 (4.20%) Games
3 36 (4.09%) German Language
4 31 (3.52%) Banking
5 26 (2.95%) Marketing
6 22 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.27%) Advertising
8 19 (2.16%) French Language
9 17 (1.93%) Automotive
10 10 (1.14%) Retail
11 9 (1.02%) Back Office
11 9 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
11 9 (1.02%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.68%) Legal
14 5 (0.57%) Electronics
15 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.23%) Billing
16 2 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 438 (49.72%) Developer
2 190 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 141 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 94 (10.67%) Support Engineer
5 90 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 78 (8.85%) SQL Developer
8 74 (8.40%) Software Developer
9 63 (7.15%) Analyst
10 56 (6.36%) Web Developer
11 50 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
12 49 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 49 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 47 (5.33%) Administrator
14 46 (5.22%) C# Software Developer
15 43 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
16 40 (4.54%) Applications Support
17 38 (4.31%) Senior Web Developer
18 37 (4.20%) Consultant
19 36 (4.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (45.06%) .NET
2 265 (30.08%) ASP.NET
3 186 (21.11%) HTML
4 172 (19.52%) CSS
5 143 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 119 (13.51%) jQuery
7 113 (12.83%) AngularJS
8 107 (12.15%) Web Services
9 95 (10.78%) .NET Framework
9 95 (10.78%) XML
10 82 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 81 (9.19%) Ajax
11 81 (9.19%) WCF
12 63 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 61 (6.92%) HTML5
14 48 (5.45%) Node.js
15 47 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
16 44 (4.99%) RESTful
17 40 (4.54%) JSON
18 38 (4.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 70 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.29%) Clustering
6 27 (3.06%) Data Centre
7 23 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
9 18 (2.04%) Social Media
10 17 (1.93%) BBC
11 12 (1.36%) FMCG
11 12 (1.36%) Life Science
12 11 (1.25%) Replication
13 10 (1.14%) Public Cloud
14 9 (1.02%) Fintech
14 9 (1.02%) User Experience
15 8 (0.91%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.91%) NHS
15 8 (0.91%) Robotics
16 7 (0.79%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 294 (33.37%) Windows
2 176 (19.98%) Windows Server
3 156 (17.71%) Linux
4 92 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (6.92%) Unix
7 38 (4.31%) Android
8 36 (4.09%) CentOS
9 35 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (2.72%) Apple iOS
11 20 (2.27%) Windows 7
12 18 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (1.36%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.02%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.91%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.91%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.91%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.68%) Solaris
17 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (25.88%) MVC
3 125 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (12.49%) Web Development
5 96 (10.90%) OO
6 95 (10.78%) Scrum
7 92 (10.44%) ETL
8 84 (9.53%) TDD
9 81 (9.19%) SDLC
10 60 (6.81%) Project Management
11 59 (6.70%) Data Modelling
12 56 (6.36%) Mentoring
13 55 (6.24%) BDD
14 52 (5.90%) Web Application Development
15 50 (5.68%) Software Engineering
16 48 (5.45%) SOA
17 47 (5.33%) Analytics
18 44 (4.99%) Presales
19 43 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
19 43 (4.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 420 (47.67%) SQL
2 343 (38.93%) C#
3 269 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 122 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 80 (9.08%) Java
6 58 (6.58%) VB.NET
7 42 (4.77%) PHP
8 38 (4.31%) PowerShell
8 38 (4.31%) Python
9 37 (4.20%) Ruby
10 35 (3.97%) Bash Shell
11 32 (3.63%) Perl
12 29 (3.29%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.50%) C
13 22 (2.50%) VB
14 17 (1.93%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.36%) VBScript
16 11 (1.25%) C++
16 11 (1.25%) VBA
17 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 147 (16.69%) Degree
2 62 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (5.33%) MCSE
4 41 (4.65%) CISSP
5 28 (3.18%) CEH
6 27 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.16%) CCNA
7 19 (2.16%) Security Cleared
8 17 (1.93%) GCIA
8 17 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (1.48%) CCNP
9 13 (1.48%) MCSA
10 11 (1.25%) MCP
11 10 (1.14%) SC Cleared
12 9 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
12 9 (1.02%) Security+ Certification
13 8 (0.91%) CCVP
14 6 (0.68%) GCIH
14 6 (0.68%) MCITP
14 6 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.54%) QA
2 19 (2.16%) SLA
3 17 (1.93%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.14%) GAMP
7 5 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.34%) IFRS
8 3 (0.34%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) CDISC
10 1 (0.11%) GPG13
10 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
System Software
1 166 (18.84%) Active Directory
2 75 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 69 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.91%) ISA Server
6 8 (0.91%) Samba
6 8 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.91%) XenApp
7 7 (0.79%) Docker
7 7 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.68%) Varnish
8 6 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.68%) vSphere
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.45%) XenServer
11 3 (0.34%) vCloud
11 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.95%) Puppet
2 25 (2.84%) SCCM
3 16 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.59%) Grafana
5 12 (1.36%) Kibana
6 11 (1.25%) Ansible
6 11 (1.25%) WSUS
7 9 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (1.02%) Salt
8 8 (0.91%) Graphite
8 8 (0.91%) SCOM
9 7 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.79%) logstash
9 7 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.68%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.68%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.45%) OpenAM
11 4 (0.45%) Perfmon
11 4 (0.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 345 (39.16%) Microsoft
2 150 (17.03%) Oracle
3 95 (10.78%) VMware
4 45 (5.11%) HP
5 44 (4.99%) Cisco
6 40 (4.54%) Google
7 35 (3.97%) Apple
8 26 (2.95%) Facebook
9 24 (2.72%) Dell
9 24 (2.72%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.50%) Tableau
11 21 (2.38%) IBM
11 21 (2.38%) Xamarin
12 18 (2.04%) NetApp
12 18 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (2.04%) Sybase
13 16 (1.82%) Sony
13 16 (1.82%) Yahoo!
14 15 (1.70%) SAP
15 14 (1.59%) Splunk
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum GPB 45 - 50K +Many Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ascot
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: £45 - 50k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago