Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 921 938 1,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.01% 16.34% 19.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.49% 50.70% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 798 881 1,188
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.89% -2.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 1,824 1,850 2,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.75% 32.22% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 1,643 2,147
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,701 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,900 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
Basingstoke -2 198 £43,500 +2.35% 15
Southampton -8 180 £40,000 - 23
Portsmouth +9 165 £42,500 -5.56% 19
Farnborough +5 84 £50,000 +25.00% 14
Fareham -6 45 £38,750 +24.00% 5
Havant +1 44 £40,000 - 4
Winchester -7 37 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Fleet -5 36 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Eastleigh -6 33 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Andover +2 20 £35,000 -6.67% 5
Petersfield -3 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Waterlooville - 8 £27,500 -
Aldershot -1 6 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Wallington - 5 £45,000 -
Alton - 4 £42,500 -
Liss -1 3 £38,750 +49.04%
Ringwood -8 3 £42,500 +68.32% 1
Romsey -22 2 £31,500 +43.18%
Southsea - 2 £60,000 - 1
Rowland's Castle - 1 - -
Fordingbridge - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bordon - 1 £40,000 -
Yateley - 1 £41,500 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 587 (63.74%) C#
2 576 (62.54%) .NET
3 437 (47.45%) SQL
4 431 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
5 376 (40.83%) Microsoft
6 349 (37.89%) JavaScript
7 338 (36.70%) MVC
8 322 (34.96%) ASP.NET
9 275 (29.86%) HTML
10 263 (28.56%) CSS
11 203 (22.04%) jQuery
12 188 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 176 (19.11%) Degree
14 174 (18.89%) Web Services
14 174 (18.89%) AngularJS
15 171 (18.57%) TDD
16 166 (18.02%) T-SQL
17 163 (17.70%) Oracle
18 151 (16.40%) Windows
19 149 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 146 (15.85%) .NET Framework
21 138 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
22 128 (13.90%) ASP.NET Web API
23 125 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
24 123 (13.36%) Git (software)
25 109 (11.83%) Java
26 108 (11.73%) WCF
27 104 (11.29%) OO
27 104 (11.29%) Scrum
28 100 (10.86%) Finance

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 96 (10.42%) IIS
2 44 (4.78%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (3.04%) JBoss
3 28 (3.04%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.28%) MS Exchange
5 20 (2.17%) Confluence
6 18 (1.95%) Apache
7 16 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.41%) CMS
8 13 (1.41%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 8 (0.87%) MQSeries
9 8 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.43%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.33%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) Mingle
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.52%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.33%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 149 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (5.21%) SaaS
3 46 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (4.45%) PaaS
5 25 (2.71%) GitHub
6 23 (2.50%) Google Analytics
7 18 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.95%) IaaS
8 15 (1.63%) Office 365
9 14 (1.52%) Boomi
10 10 (1.09%) Azure Functions
10 10 (1.09%) Serverless
11 7 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.26%) Firewall
2 29 (3.15%) DNS
3 26 (2.82%) Internet
4 20 (2.17%) SAN
5 12 (1.30%) SMTP
6 11 (1.19%) DHCP
6 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.87%) VPN
8 6 (0.65%) IMAP
8 6 (0.65%) LAN
8 6 (0.65%) WAN
9 5 (0.54%) RIP
9 5 (0.54%) VoIP
10 4 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.43%) DAB
10 4 (0.43%) Skype
10 4 (0.43%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.43%) VLAN
11 3 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 70 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (6.95%) Oracle Database
5 57 (6.19%) SQL Server 2016
6 51 (5.54%) MySQL
7 50 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (4.02%) RDBMS
9 34 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (3.15%) NoSQL
11 28 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
13 22 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (2.39%) Power BI
14 18 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (1.95%) QlikView
15 16 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (1.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 123 (13.36%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 74 (8.03%) JIRA
4 39 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 30 (3.26%) Selenium
6 28 (3.04%) Jenkins
6 28 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (3.04%) Visual Studio
7 26 (2.82%) NUnit
8 20 (2.17%) Subversion
9 17 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 14 (1.52%) Gerrit
11 10 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.98%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.76%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.76%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.65%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.65%) MSTest
15 5 (0.54%) InstallShield
16 4 (0.43%) Bugzilla
General
1 100 (10.86%) Finance
2 85 (9.23%) Retail
3 18 (1.95%) Back Office
4 16 (1.74%) Marketing
4 16 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.30%) Advertising
6 10 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.98%) Electronics
8 7 (0.76%) Banking
9 6 (0.65%) Games
9 6 (0.65%) Legal
10 5 (0.54%) Law
11 4 (0.43%) Automotive
12 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.22%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Military
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 554 (60.15%) Developer
2 279 (30.29%) .NET Developer
3 206 (22.37%) Software Developer
4 179 (19.44%) C# Developer
5 121 (13.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 107 (11.62%) C# Software Developer
7 95 (10.31%) .NET Software Developer
8 88 (9.55%) Senior Developer
9 71 (7.71%) SQL Developer
10 60 (6.51%) DBA
11 58 (6.30%) Consultant
12 55 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
13 52 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 49 (5.32%) Analyst
15 45 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 45 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
16 43 (4.67%) Junior
17 41 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
18 40 (4.34%) Junior Developer
19 35 (3.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (62.54%) .NET
2 322 (34.96%) ASP.NET
3 275 (29.86%) HTML
4 263 (28.56%) CSS
5 203 (22.04%) jQuery
6 188 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 174 (18.89%) AngularJS
7 174 (18.89%) Web Services
8 146 (15.85%) .NET Framework
9 128 (13.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 108 (11.73%) WCF
11 99 (10.75%) WPF
12 86 (9.34%) HTML5
13 77 (8.36%) XML
14 70 (7.60%) SOAP
15 68 (7.38%) REST
16 66 (7.17%) Entity Framework
17 58 (6.30%) CSS3
18 52 (5.65%) Ajax
19 48 (5.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 49 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 36 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (2.93%) Clustering
7 22 (2.39%) User Experience
8 19 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.95%) Fintech
10 14 (1.52%) Oracle Exalytics
10 14 (1.52%) PMI
10 14 (1.52%) Replication
11 13 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.30%) EPoS
13 10 (1.09%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.87%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.87%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.65%) Blog
15 6 (0.65%) Industry 4.0
16 4 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 151 (16.40%) Windows
2 65 (7.06%) Linux
3 55 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 42 (4.56%) Unix
5 33 (3.58%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.09%) Android
9 8 (0.87%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (36.70%) MVC
3 171 (18.57%) TDD
4 138 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
5 125 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
6 104 (11.29%) OO
6 104 (11.29%) Scrum
7 95 (10.31%) SDLC
8 82 (8.90%) CRM
9 79 (8.58%) Web Development
10 77 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
11 75 (8.14%) Software Engineering
12 69 (7.49%) Test Automation
13 64 (6.95%) OOD
14 63 (6.84%) Unit Testing
15 60 (6.51%) Waterfall
16 57 (6.19%) Analytics
17 56 (6.08%) E-Commerce
18 55 (5.97%) Project Management
19 53 (5.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 587 (63.74%) C#
2 437 (47.45%) SQL
3 349 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 166 (18.02%) T-SQL
5 109 (11.83%) Java
6 83 (9.01%) VB.NET
7 32 (3.47%) TypeScript
8 26 (2.82%) C++
9 24 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.06%) VB
11 15 (1.63%) ABAP
11 15 (1.63%) PHP
11 15 (1.63%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.19%) Ruby
13 9 (0.98%) C
13 9 (0.98%) Python
13 9 (0.98%) RPG
13 9 (0.98%) VB6
14 7 (0.76%) VBScript
15 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 176 (19.11%) Degree
2 36 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.71%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.63%) MCSE
7 14 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.30%) ISEB
9 10 (1.09%) MCSA
10 9 (0.98%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.43%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
13 3 (0.33%) CITP
13 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.33%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.71%) QA
2 15 (1.63%) SLA
3 9 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.33%) PMO
6 2 (0.22%) HL7
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.26%) Docker
4 23 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.30%) vSphere
7 7 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.22%) UAG
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (1.95%) Ansible
2 17 (1.85%) Data Guard
3 14 (1.52%) Puppet
4 11 (1.19%) SCCM
5 9 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.54%) SCOM
6 5 (0.54%) Terraform
7 4 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.22%) Check_MK
9 2 (0.22%) Grafana
9 2 (0.22%) Kibana
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.22%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Sentry
10 1 (0.11%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 376 (40.83%) Microsoft
2 163 (17.70%) Oracle
3 40 (4.34%) VMware
4 31 (3.37%) Xamarin
5 29 (3.15%) SAP
6 28 (3.04%) Google
7 20 (2.17%) Cisco
8 18 (1.95%) Tableau
9 16 (1.74%) Sitecore
10 14 (1.52%) Pega
10 14 (1.52%) ServiceNow
11 12 (1.30%) HP
12 10 (1.09%) DevExpress
12 10 (1.09%) Telerik
13 8 (0.87%) Dell
14 7 (0.76%) Intel
15 6 (0.65%) Syncfusion
16 5 (0.54%) Citrix
16 5 (0.54%) NetApp
16 5 (0.54%) Sybase