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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 363 656 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.96% 14.48% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.83% 54.94% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 323 600 571
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 889 1194 1364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 26.83% 26.36% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1072 1097
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 £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 June 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 June 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 -21 97 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Slough +1 66 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Bracknell +16 44 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Maidenhead -4 44 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Newbury -8 22 £43,750 +20.68% 2
Wokingham -2 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Windsor +6 15 £50,000 +38.88%
Hungerford - 8 £32,250 - 2
Ascot - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 364 (47.33%) SQL
2 350 (45.51%) .NET
3 318 (41.35%) Microsoft
4 317 (41.22%) C#
5 264 (34.33%) Windows
6 248 (32.25%) JavaScript
7 245 (31.86%) ASP.NET
8 227 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
9 213 (27.70%) MVC
10 210 (27.31%) HTML
11 195 (25.36%) CSS
12 144 (18.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 143 (18.60%) Windows Server
14 141 (18.34%) jQuery
14 141 (18.34%) Linux
15 125 (16.25%) T-SQL
15 125 (16.25%) Active Directory
16 124 (16.12%) Finance
17 115 (14.95%) Oracle
17 115 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 114 (14.82%) Web Services
19 112 (14.56%) Scrum
19 112 (14.56%) Degree
20 110 (14.30%) Business Intelligence
21 101 (13.13%) AngularJS
22 99 (12.87%) Web Development
23 98 (12.74%) XML
24 96 (12.48%) OO
24 96 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
25 90 (11.70%) .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 68 (8.84%) IIS
2 52 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 51 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (6.37%) Apache
5 48 (6.24%) SharePoint
6 33 (4.29%) Tomcat
7 30 (3.90%) CMS
7 30 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (3.25%) Skype for Business
10 22 (2.86%) EPiServer
11 17 (2.21%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.08%) Confluence
13 14 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (1.82%) SAS
13 14 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
13 14 (1.82%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.43%) Kentico
15 9 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 26 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 20 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.04%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.04%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (1.04%) SAP FSCM
2 8 (1.04%) SAP MM
2 8 (1.04%) SAP PS
2 8 (1.04%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.39%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Summit
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (6.11%) Office 365
3 47 (6.11%) SaaS
4 10 (1.30%) IaaS
5 9 (1.17%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (1.17%) SoftLayer
6 8 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.04%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (0.91%) Google App Engine
7 7 (0.91%) PaaS
8 6 (0.78%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.39%) Yammer
11 2 (0.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 82 (10.66%) Firewall
2 74 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 69 (8.97%) DNS
4 47 (6.11%) DHCP
5 42 (5.46%) LAN
5 42 (5.46%) WAN
6 38 (4.94%) HTTP
6 38 (4.94%) SAN
7 27 (3.51%) VPN
8 24 (3.12%) Internet
9 23 (2.99%) VLAN
10 21 (2.73%) NAS
11 20 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
13 18 (2.34%) VoIP
14 15 (1.95%) Network Security
14 15 (1.95%) SMTP
15 14 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (1.82%) SSL
16 13 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 81 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 81 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (10.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (10.14%) MySQL
5 64 (8.32%) NoSQL
6 56 (7.28%) Relational Database
7 55 (7.15%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (5.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 39 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (3.77%) MongoDB
12 26 (3.38%) Oracle Database
13 21 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (2.60%) Power BI
14 20 (2.60%) QlikView
15 15 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 115 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 86 (11.18%) Git (software)
3 65 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 42 (5.46%) Subversion
5 33 (4.29%) JIRA
6 23 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 20 (2.60%) Selenium
8 19 (2.47%) Jenkins
9 16 (2.08%) NuGet
10 13 (1.69%) Ant
10 13 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
10 13 (1.69%) Gradle
10 13 (1.69%) gulp
10 13 (1.69%) Maven
11 12 (1.56%) Bugzilla
12 11 (1.43%) Trac
12 11 (1.43%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.43%) WinDbg
13 9 (1.17%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 124 (16.12%) Finance
2 44 (5.72%) Marketing
3 38 (4.94%) Games
4 31 (4.03%) Banking
4 31 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.38%) Back Office
6 22 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.73%) Electronics
8 14 (1.82%) Advertising
8 14 (1.82%) Automotive
9 11 (1.43%) German Language
10 9 (1.17%) Retail
11 8 (1.04%) French Language
12 5 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.52%) Billing
13 4 (0.52%) Legal
13 4 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 389 (50.59%) Developer
2 180 (23.41%) .NET Developer
3 123 (15.99%) C# Developer
4 86 (11.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 86 (11.18%) Senior Developer
5 76 (9.88%) SQL Developer
6 71 (9.23%) Analyst
7 68 (8.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 68 (8.84%) Software Developer
7 68 (8.84%) Support Engineer
8 62 (8.06%) Web Developer
9 56 (7.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 41 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (4.94%) Consultant
12 38 (4.94%) Senior Web Developer
13 37 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
14 35 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
15 34 (4.42%) Administrator
16 33 (4.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (45.51%) .NET
2 245 (31.86%) ASP.NET
3 210 (27.31%) HTML
4 195 (25.36%) CSS
5 144 (18.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 141 (18.34%) jQuery
7 114 (14.82%) Web Services
8 101 (13.13%) AngularJS
9 98 (12.74%) XML
10 90 (11.70%) .NET Framework
11 83 (10.79%) Ajax
12 70 (9.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 67 (8.71%) WCF
14 66 (8.58%) JSON
15 46 (5.98%) HTML5
16 39 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 38 (4.94%) REST
18 37 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 37 (4.81%) SOAP
19 31 (4.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.38%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.73%) Clustering
6 21 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (1.95%) Fintech
9 14 (1.82%) Social Media
9 14 (1.82%) User Experience
10 13 (1.69%) BBC
10 13 (1.69%) Driving Licence
11 12 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.43%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.17%) iPad
14 8 (1.04%) FlexPod
14 8 (1.04%) FMCG
15 7 (0.91%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 264 (34.33%) Windows
2 143 (18.60%) Windows Server
3 141 (18.34%) Linux
4 88 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (6.24%) Unix
7 45 (5.85%) Android
8 30 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (3.51%) CentOS
10 20 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (2.08%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.56%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.17%) Windows 10
14 8 (1.04%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.78%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.65%) Solaris
18 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (27.70%) MVC
3 112 (14.56%) Scrum
4 110 (14.30%) Business Intelligence
5 99 (12.87%) Web Development
6 96 (12.48%) OO
7 89 (11.57%) TDD
8 71 (9.23%) ETL
8 71 (9.23%) SDLC
9 68 (8.84%) Software Engineering
10 61 (7.93%) Data Modelling
11 54 (7.02%) SOA
12 52 (6.76%) DevOps
13 51 (6.63%) BDD
14 50 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 49 (6.37%) Analytics
16 47 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (5.72%) Project Management
18 39 (5.07%) SOLID
19 35 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 364 (47.33%) SQL
2 317 (41.22%) C#
3 248 (32.25%) JavaScript
4 125 (16.25%) T-SQL
5 78 (10.14%) Java
6 61 (7.93%) VB.NET
7 42 (5.46%) Python
8 40 (5.20%) PowerShell
9 35 (4.55%) TypeScript
10 30 (3.90%) Perl
11 27 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.51%) PHP
12 19 (2.47%) C
13 17 (2.21%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.69%) C++
14 13 (1.69%) Ruby
14 13 (1.69%) VBScript
15 12 (1.56%) VBA
16 11 (1.43%) VB
17 9 (1.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 112 (14.56%) Degree
2 37 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (4.03%) MCSE
5 26 (3.38%) CCNA
5 26 (3.38%) CISSP
6 18 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.56%) CCNP
7 12 (1.56%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.43%) CCVP
8 11 (1.43%) CEH
8 11 (1.43%) MCP
9 10 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (1.30%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (0.91%) GCIA
10 7 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.91%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (0.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.16%) QA
2 25 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.99%) SLA
4 14 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.69%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.78%) GPG13
7 4 (0.52%) HL7
7 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.39%) IFRS
8 3 (0.39%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.26%) GAMP
9 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 125 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 62 (8.06%) Hyper-V
3 52 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.60%) XenApp
5 15 (1.95%) Docker
6 14 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.82%) XenServer
7 13 (1.69%) KVM
7 13 (1.69%) Terminal Services
8 12 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (1.43%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.91%) Varnish
10 7 (0.91%) vSphere
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.52%) Samba
13 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (3.64%) Puppet
2 21 (2.73%) WSUS
2 21 (2.73%) ZABBIX
3 19 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.95%) Ansible
5 15 (1.95%) SCCM
6 13 (1.69%) Salt
7 10 (1.30%) Kibana
8 8 (1.04%) cPanel
8 8 (1.04%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.04%) logstash
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.04%) Plesk
8 8 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (0.91%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.78%) SCOM
11 5 (0.65%) Nagios
11 5 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 318 (41.35%) Microsoft
2 115 (14.95%) Oracle
3 75 (9.75%) VMware
4 52 (6.76%) Cisco
5 37 (4.81%) SAP
6 33 (4.29%) Google
7 31 (4.03%) HP
8 26 (3.38%) Dell
9 25 (3.25%) IBM
10 22 (2.86%) Citrix
11 21 (2.73%) Apple
11 21 (2.73%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.34%) F5
12 18 (2.34%) Xamarin
13 16 (2.08%) McAfee
14 15 (1.95%) NetApp
14 15 (1.95%) Tableau
15 14 (1.82%) LogRhythm
15 14 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.82%) Sitecore
Berkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £26,000 to £27,999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £37k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago