Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 761 1318 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.58% 14.05% 12.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.99% 53.30% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1247 1229
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1770 2473 2722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 26.93% 26.37% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 2176 2203
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.06% +11.36%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 197 £45,000 - 16
Slough 0 127 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Bracknell +21 106 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Maidenhead -1 79 £42,925 +1.00% 3
Wokingham -1 53 £36,500 -27.00% 4
Newbury -14 40 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Windsor +8 32 £57,500 +59.72%
Hungerford - 19 £37,000 - 1
Ascot - 2 £41,250 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 362 (47.57%) SQL
2 360 (47.31%) .NET
3 324 (42.58%) C#
4 316 (41.52%) Microsoft
5 252 (33.11%) Windows
6 250 (32.85%) JavaScript
7 248 (32.59%) ASP.NET
8 224 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
9 217 (28.52%) HTML
10 216 (28.38%) MVC
11 205 (26.94%) CSS
12 144 (18.92%) jQuery
12 144 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 142 (18.66%) Windows Server
14 129 (16.95%) Finance
14 129 (16.95%) Linux
15 127 (16.69%) T-SQL
16 118 (15.51%) Active Directory
17 113 (14.85%) Web Development
17 113 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
18 111 (14.59%) Scrum
18 111 (14.59%) Oracle
19 110 (14.45%) Web Services
20 109 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
21 103 (13.53%) XML
22 102 (13.40%) OO
22 102 (13.40%) Degree
23 99 (13.01%) TDD
24 98 (12.88%) AngularJS
25 97 (12.75%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Co-occurring 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 78 (10.25%) IIS
2 59 (7.75%) MS Exchange
3 54 (7.10%) Apache
4 44 (5.78%) SharePoint
5 38 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (4.60%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (3.42%) CMS
9 25 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (3.02%) Skype for Business
11 20 (2.63%) EPiServer
12 15 (1.97%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.71%) Confluence
13 13 (1.71%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (1.45%) Apache Solr
15 11 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
16 9 (1.18%) Kentico
16 9 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 24 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (1.05%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.05%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.05%) SAP FSCM
1 8 (1.05%) SAP MM
1 8 (1.05%) SAP PS
1 8 (1.05%) SAP SD
2 7 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.26%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Summit
7 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 68 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (6.31%) SaaS
4 46 (6.04%) Office 365
5 10 (1.31%) IaaS
6 9 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
6 9 (1.18%) SoftLayer
7 8 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.92%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.92%) PaaS
9 6 (0.79%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 81 (10.64%) Firewall
2 71 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 70 (9.20%) DNS
4 43 (5.65%) DHCP
4 43 (5.65%) LAN
4 43 (5.65%) WAN
5 36 (4.73%) VPN
6 35 (4.60%) HTTP
7 34 (4.47%) SAN
8 33 (4.34%) Internet
9 32 (4.20%) VLAN
10 27 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (2.76%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (2.10%) NAS
12 16 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (1.97%) MPLS
14 14 (1.84%) VoIP
15 12 (1.58%) SSL
16 11 (1.45%) Skype
16 11 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 86 (11.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (10.25%) MySQL
4 72 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (7.36%) NoSQL
6 54 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (6.31%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.99%) SQL Server 2014
9 31 (4.07%) MongoDB
10 29 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (3.02%) Oracle Database
14 20 (2.63%) QlikView
15 19 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
17 17 (2.23%) Power BI
18 16 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
19 13 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 113 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 77 (10.12%) Git (software)
3 72 (9.46%) Visual Studio
4 40 (5.26%) Subversion
5 33 (4.34%) JIRA
6 22 (2.89%) TeamCity
7 18 (2.37%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.10%) NuGet
8 16 (2.10%) Selenium
9 13 (1.71%) gulp
10 12 (1.58%) Bugzilla
11 11 (1.45%) Ant
11 11 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
11 11 (1.45%) Gradle
11 11 (1.45%) Maven
11 11 (1.45%) Trac
12 9 (1.18%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (0.92%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.79%) WinDbg
General
1 129 (16.95%) Finance
2 46 (6.04%) Games
3 43 (5.65%) Marketing
3 43 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.47%) Banking
5 27 (3.55%) Back Office
6 26 (3.42%) Electronics
7 25 (3.29%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.84%) Advertising
9 13 (1.71%) Automotive
10 9 (1.18%) Retail
11 8 (1.05%) Billing
12 7 (0.92%) French Language
12 7 (0.92%) German Language
13 4 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (0.53%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.39%) Publishing
15 2 (0.26%) Front Office
15 2 (0.26%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 387 (50.85%) Developer
2 189 (24.84%) .NET Developer
3 123 (16.16%) C# Developer
4 91 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 87 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 73 (9.59%) Analyst
7 72 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 70 (9.20%) SQL Developer
9 68 (8.94%) Web Developer
10 62 (8.15%) Software Developer
11 59 (7.75%) Support Engineer
12 57 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 53 (6.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 41 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 38 (4.99%) Administrator
15 38 (4.99%) Senior .NET Developer
16 37 (4.86%) Senior Web Developer
17 36 (4.73%) C# Software Developer
17 36 (4.73%) Support Analyst
18 34 (4.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (47.31%) .NET
2 248 (32.59%) ASP.NET
3 217 (28.52%) HTML
4 205 (26.94%) CSS
5 144 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 144 (18.92%) jQuery
6 110 (14.45%) Web Services
7 103 (13.53%) XML
8 98 (12.88%) AngularJS
9 97 (12.75%) .NET Framework
10 83 (10.91%) Ajax
11 67 (8.80%) WCF
12 61 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 59 (7.75%) JSON
14 46 (6.04%) HTML5
15 40 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 39 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (4.99%) REST
18 34 (4.47%) SOAP
19 32 (4.20%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.94%) Data Centre
6 29 (3.81%) Clustering
7 22 (2.89%) Fintech
8 21 (2.76%) Driving Licence
9 19 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
11 14 (1.84%) User Experience
12 11 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.45%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.31%) BBC
13 10 (1.31%) Social Media
14 9 (1.18%) iPad
14 9 (1.18%) Replication
15 8 (1.05%) FlexPod
16 7 (0.92%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 252 (33.11%) Windows
2 142 (18.66%) Windows Server
3 129 (16.95%) Linux
4 87 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (9.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (6.18%) Android
7 42 (5.52%) Unix
8 25 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (3.02%) CentOS
10 18 (2.37%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.45%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.05%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.79%) Windows NT
14 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (28.38%) MVC
3 113 (14.85%) Web Development
4 111 (14.59%) Scrum
5 109 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
6 102 (13.40%) OO
7 99 (13.01%) TDD
8 67 (8.80%) ETL
9 62 (8.15%) Software Engineering
10 61 (8.02%) SDLC
11 60 (7.88%) Data Modelling
12 53 (6.96%) DevOps
13 52 (6.83%) Mentoring
14 51 (6.70%) BDD
15 50 (6.57%) SOA
16 45 (5.91%) Analytics
16 45 (5.91%) Project Management
17 42 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (5.12%) SOLID
19 36 (4.73%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 362 (47.57%) SQL
2 324 (42.58%) C#
3 250 (32.85%) JavaScript
4 127 (16.69%) T-SQL
5 79 (10.38%) Java
6 57 (7.49%) VB.NET
7 42 (5.52%) Python
8 39 (5.12%) PowerShell
9 35 (4.60%) TypeScript
10 31 (4.07%) PHP
11 29 (3.81%) Perl
12 25 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.76%) C
14 15 (1.97%) C++
14 15 (1.97%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.45%) VBA
16 10 (1.31%) Ruby
17 8 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.05%) XAML
18 7 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (13.40%) Degree
2 35 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.68%) CCNA
3 28 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (3.15%) MCSE
5 19 (2.50%) CISSP
6 15 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (1.97%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.31%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (1.31%) MCP
8 10 (1.31%) Security+ Certification
8 10 (1.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.05%) CCNP
10 6 (0.79%) CCVP
10 6 (0.79%) CEH
10 6 (0.79%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.60%) QA
2 34 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (3.15%) SLA
4 14 (1.84%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.58%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.79%) GPG13
7 4 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.53%) HL7
7 4 (0.53%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.26%) IFRS
8 2 (0.26%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.13%) GAMP
System Software
1 118 (15.51%) Active Directory
2 65 (8.54%) Hyper-V
3 57 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (2.89%) XenApp
6 15 (1.97%) Docker
6 15 (1.97%) KVM
6 15 (1.97%) Terminal Services
6 15 (1.97%) XenServer
7 14 (1.84%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.92%) Varnish
9 7 (0.92%) vSphere
10 6 (0.79%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.53%) Samba
13 2 (0.26%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (3.42%) WSUS
2 24 (3.15%) Puppet
3 23 (3.02%) ZABBIX
4 21 (2.76%) Backup Exec
5 16 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (2.10%) SCCM
6 13 (1.71%) Ansible
6 13 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (1.45%) Salt
8 10 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (1.31%) vCenter Server
9 8 (1.05%) Kubernetes
9 8 (1.05%) logstash
10 7 (0.92%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.92%) Kibana
10 7 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.79%) cPanel
11 6 (0.79%) Nagios
11 6 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 316 (41.52%) Microsoft
2 111 (14.59%) Oracle
3 85 (11.17%) VMware
4 62 (8.15%) Cisco
5 42 (5.52%) SAP
6 26 (3.42%) Google
6 26 (3.42%) HP
7 25 (3.29%) F5
8 24 (3.15%) IBM
9 23 (3.02%) Citrix
10 21 (2.76%) Xamarin
11 20 (2.63%) Dell
11 20 (2.63%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.37%) McAfee
13 17 (2.23%) Symantec
14 15 (1.97%) NetApp
14 15 (1.97%) Veritas
15 14 (1.84%) Juniper
15 14 (1.84%) LogRhythm
15 14 (1.84%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: Market Rate (25-45k) + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits £5k car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SidTech Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: car allowance, pensions, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SidTech Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veolia ES UK
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: 4 days ago