Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 942 1276 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.39% 18.98% 20.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.92% 54.58% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1175 1406
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1850 2338 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.19% 34.78% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 2127 2242
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,450 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Southampton -2 225 £40,000 +3.90% 25
Basingstoke +1 143 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Portsmouth -6 129 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Farnborough -16 70 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Winchester -8 65 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Fareham +5 63 £31,000 -19.48% 3
Petersfield +5 37 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Eastleigh +7 25 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Havant +7 21 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Fleet +8 16 £37,500 -13.29%
Andover +11 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Aldershot +8 9 £50,000 +25.79% 1
Liss 0 6 £26,000 -48.00%
Hook -6 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Ringwood -5 2 £25,250 -9.82% 1
Romsey - 2 £22,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 629 (66.77%) C#
2 617 (65.50%) .NET
3 439 (46.60%) SQL
3 439 (46.60%) Microsoft
4 417 (44.27%) MVC
5 412 (43.74%) ASP.NET
6 366 (38.85%) JavaScript
7 347 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 309 (32.80%) HTML
9 290 (30.79%) CSS
10 262 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 211 (22.40%) Windows
12 184 (19.53%) jQuery
13 179 (19.00%) .NET Framework
14 165 (17.52%) Web Services
15 160 (16.99%) TDD
16 138 (14.65%) OO
16 138 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
17 132 (14.01%) WCF
18 130 (13.80%) Degree
19 126 (13.38%) AngularJS
19 126 (13.38%) ASP.NET Web API
20 121 (12.85%) T-SQL
20 121 (12.85%) Scrum
21 113 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
22 109 (11.57%) Web Development
23 104 (11.04%) Finance
24 102 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
25 99 (10.51%) WPF
25 99 (10.51%) Software Engineering

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 87 (9.24%) IIS
2 30 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 19 (2.02%) Apache
5 17 (1.80%) NServiceBus
6 11 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.17%) CMS
6 11 (1.17%) Confluence
7 10 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.74%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.64%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.42%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.42%) Commerce Server 2007
12 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (0.74%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.42%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.42%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.32%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.21%) iTrent
6 2 (0.21%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) Pega PRPC
7 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 138 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (2.76%) Office 365
2 26 (2.76%) SaaS
3 17 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.06%) Trello
6 7 (0.74%) PaaS
7 5 (0.53%) IaaS
8 2 (0.21%) G Suite
8 2 (0.21%) GitHub
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.35%) Internet
2 26 (2.76%) Firewall
3 16 (1.70%) DNS
4 15 (1.59%) SAN
4 15 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.96%) LAN
5 9 (0.96%) SSL
6 6 (0.64%) SMTP
7 5 (0.53%) Broadband
7 5 (0.53%) DHCP
7 5 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (0.53%) Skype
8 4 (0.42%) NAS
8 4 (0.42%) WAN
9 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.32%) IMAP
9 3 (0.32%) LDAP
9 3 (0.32%) Wireless
9 3 (0.32%) WLAN
10 2 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 90 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (8.60%) MySQL
5 67 (7.11%) NoSQL
5 67 (7.11%) Relational Database
6 61 (6.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 54 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.70%) MS Access
12 16 (1.70%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.59%) MongoDB
13 15 (1.59%) Redis
14 14 (1.49%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (1.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 102 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 97 (10.30%) Git (software)
3 65 (6.90%) NUnit
4 63 (6.69%) JIRA
5 60 (6.37%) Visual Studio
6 33 (3.50%) Moq
7 30 (3.18%) Selenium
8 25 (2.65%) Bugzilla
8 25 (2.65%) Trac
9 21 (2.23%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.91%) Subversion
11 12 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (1.06%) Redmine
12 10 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (0.53%) MSTest
15 4 (0.42%) Appium
15 4 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (0.42%) TestNG
16 2 (0.21%) NSubstitute
General
1 104 (11.04%) Finance
2 81 (8.60%) Retail
3 35 (3.72%) Back Office
4 31 (3.29%) Marketing
5 22 (2.34%) Advertising
6 14 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.38%) Games
8 11 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.96%) Electronics
10 6 (0.64%) Legal
10 6 (0.64%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.53%) Automotive
11 5 (0.53%) Banking
12 3 (0.32%) International Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 604 (64.12%) Developer
2 301 (31.95%) .NET Developer
3 223 (23.67%) C# Developer
4 189 (20.06%) Software Developer
5 121 (12.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 109 (11.57%) Senior Developer
7 100 (10.62%) C# Software Developer
8 96 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 77 (8.17%) .NET Software Developer
10 76 (8.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 73 (7.75%) Analyst
12 67 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 64 (6.79%) Senior .NET Developer
14 56 (5.94%) SQL Developer
15 48 (5.10%) DBA
16 42 (4.46%) Senior C# Developer
17 40 (4.25%) Junior
18 39 (4.14%) Software Engineer
19 35 (3.72%) PHP Developer
19 35 (3.72%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 617 (65.50%) .NET
2 412 (43.74%) ASP.NET
3 309 (32.80%) HTML
4 290 (30.79%) CSS
5 262 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 184 (19.53%) jQuery
7 179 (19.00%) .NET Framework
8 165 (17.52%) Web Services
9 132 (14.01%) WCF
10 126 (13.38%) AngularJS
10 126 (13.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 99 (10.51%) WPF
12 94 (9.98%) XML
13 88 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 87 (9.24%) Entity Framework
15 84 (8.92%) RESTful
16 80 (8.49%) Ajax
17 79 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 72 (7.64%) KnockoutJS
19 68 (7.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.16%) Computer Science
2 54 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.18%) Clustering
5 27 (2.87%) User Experience
6 20 (2.12%) Fintech
7 19 (2.02%) Replication
8 16 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.59%) Wiki
10 13 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.85%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.74%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.53%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.53%) Streaming Music
15 4 (0.42%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.42%) e-Learning
15 4 (0.42%) EPoS
15 4 (0.42%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 211 (22.40%) Windows
2 94 (9.98%) Windows Server
3 77 (8.17%) Linux
4 22 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.70%) Unix
6 12 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.85%) Android
9 5 (0.53%) CentOS
9 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.21%) AIX
11 2 (0.21%) Debian
11 2 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (44.27%) MVC
2 347 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (16.99%) TDD
4 138 (14.65%) OO
5 121 (12.85%) Scrum
6 109 (11.57%) Web Development
7 99 (10.51%) Software Engineering
8 98 (10.40%) OOP
8 98 (10.40%) Web Application Development
9 83 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (7.32%) BDD
11 66 (7.01%) E-Commerce
11 66 (7.01%) SDLC
12 65 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
13 64 (6.79%) Test Automation
14 57 (6.05%) SOLID
15 51 (5.41%) OOD
16 50 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
17 45 (4.78%) Dependency Injection
18 40 (4.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 629 (66.77%) C#
2 439 (46.60%) SQL
3 366 (38.85%) JavaScript
4 121 (12.85%) T-SQL
5 87 (9.24%) Java
6 79 (8.39%) Ruby
7 73 (7.75%) PHP
8 70 (7.43%) VB.NET
9 27 (2.87%) PowerShell
10 26 (2.76%) Python
11 23 (2.44%) C++
12 16 (1.70%) C
12 16 (1.70%) VB
13 10 (1.06%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.06%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.96%) Delphi
15 6 (0.64%) F#
16 5 (0.53%) VBScript
17 3 (0.32%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.32%) RPG
Qualifications
1 130 (13.80%) Degree
2 44 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.70%) MCSA
6 13 (1.38%) MCSE
7 10 (1.06%) MCP
7 10 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.53%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.53%) ISEB
9 5 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.42%) CCNA
10 4 (0.42%) HNC
10 4 (0.42%) HND
11 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.32%) MCITP
11 3 (0.32%) MCTS
11 3 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.67%) QA
2 19 (2.02%) SLA
3 13 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.53%) GDPR
8 4 (0.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 55 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.18%) Hyper-V
3 22 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) Docker
5 5 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.21%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (0.85%) Kibana
1 8 (0.85%) WSUS
2 6 (0.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.32%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.21%) cPanel
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 439 (46.60%) Microsoft
2 97 (10.30%) Oracle
3 30 (3.18%) VMware
4 27 (2.87%) Xamarin
5 17 (1.80%) Cisco
5 17 (1.80%) Citrix
6 16 (1.70%) MuleSoft
7 15 (1.59%) SAP
7 15 (1.59%) Tableau
8 13 (1.38%) Zend
9 12 (1.27%) Telerik
10 10 (1.06%) Adobe
11 9 (0.96%) Actian
11 9 (0.96%) SolarWinds
12 8 (0.85%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.85%) WatchGuard
13 7 (0.74%) Cognizant
13 7 (0.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 6 (0.64%) DevExpress