Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1047 1216 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.69% 17.71% 19.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.38% 54.12% 56.54%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1117 1331
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £58,750
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 2078 2247 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.13% 32.73% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1835 2029 2227
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £61,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +1 330 £37,500 -3.23% 18
Portsmouth -6 129 £45,000 +16.88% 6
Basingstoke -3 112 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Farnborough -4 99 £40,000 - 4
Winchester -6 81 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Fareham -14 44 £35,500 +1.43% 2
Petersfield +2 41 £40,000 -
Havant 0 26 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Andover +6 22 £35,000 - 2
Fleet +39 12 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Eastleigh +8 12 £37,500 -
Ringwood -2 5 £24,500 -12.50%
Aldershot -1 4 £50,000 +55.04% 1
Liss -2 4 £26,000 -48.00%
Hook -3 3 £40,000 -15.79%
Waterlooville -6 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Romsey - 2 £22,000 -
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Wallington - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 724 (69.15%) C#
2 683 (65.23%) .NET
3 523 (49.95%) SQL
4 484 (46.23%) MVC
5 462 (44.13%) JavaScript
6 440 (42.02%) ASP.NET
7 413 (39.45%) Microsoft
8 383 (36.58%) HTML
9 360 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
10 339 (32.38%) CSS
11 306 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 252 (24.07%) jQuery
13 234 (22.35%) Windows
14 192 (18.34%) .NET Framework
15 169 (16.14%) Web Services
16 162 (15.47%) T-SQL
17 160 (15.28%) OO
18 159 (15.19%) AngularJS
19 150 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
20 145 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
21 144 (13.75%) Web Development
22 142 (13.56%) TDD
23 129 (12.32%) OOP
23 129 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
24 127 (12.13%) Ajax
25 118 (11.27%) Retail
26 114 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 112 (10.70%) Team Foundation Server
28 111 (10.60%) Degree
28 111 (10.60%) VB.NET

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
1 111 (10.60%) IIS
2 38 (3.63%) MS Exchange
3 20 (1.91%) Apache
4 19 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.72%) CMS
5 18 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.43%) NServiceBus
8 8 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.48%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.38%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.38%) Commerce Server 2007
12 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.29%) Confluence
12 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.57%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.38%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
4 3 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.19%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.096%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.096%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 145 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (3.63%) SaaS
3 32 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.81%) GitHub
5 18 (1.72%) Office 365
6 12 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.48%) IaaS
7 5 (0.48%) PaaS
7 5 (0.48%) Trello
8 2 (0.19%) Serverless
8 2 (0.19%) Yammer
9 1 (0.096%) Force.com
9 1 (0.096%) G Suite
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.72%) Internet
2 36 (3.44%) Firewall
3 20 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.34%) DNS
4 14 (1.34%) SMTP
5 11 (1.05%) LDAP
5 11 (1.05%) SAN
6 10 (0.96%) LAN
7 9 (0.86%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.67%) Broadband
8 7 (0.67%) DHCP
9 6 (0.57%) SSL
9 6 (0.57%) WAN
10 5 (0.48%) Skype
11 4 (0.38%) VPN
12 3 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.29%) CTI
12 3 (0.29%) IMAP
12 3 (0.29%) Network Security
12 3 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 94 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 82 (7.83%) MySQL
5 79 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 68 (6.49%) Relational Database
7 65 (6.21%) NoSQL
8 57 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 56 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (2.48%) Oracle Database
13 21 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (1.81%) Power BI
15 15 (1.43%) Redis
16 14 (1.34%) MS Access
16 14 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (1.15%) QlikView
18 10 (0.96%) MongoDB
18 10 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 112 (10.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (9.07%) Visual Studio
3 93 (8.88%) Git (software)
4 51 (4.87%) JIRA
5 46 (4.39%) NUnit
6 35 (3.34%) Selenium
7 31 (2.96%) Moq
8 21 (2.01%) Bugzilla
8 21 (2.01%) Trac
9 19 (1.81%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.62%) Subversion
11 13 (1.24%) LINQPad
12 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.76%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.67%) MSTest
14 7 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (0.48%) Redmine
16 4 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.38%) TestNG
General
1 118 (11.27%) Retail
2 88 (8.40%) Finance
3 39 (3.72%) Back Office
4 21 (2.01%) Advertising
5 15 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.43%) Marketing
6 9 (0.86%) Games
6 9 (0.86%) Music Industry
7 8 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.57%) Banking
9 4 (0.38%) Electronics
10 3 (0.29%) Automotive
10 3 (0.29%) French Language
10 3 (0.29%) International Banking
11 2 (0.19%) Law
11 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.096%) Front Office
12 1 (0.096%) Legal
Job Titles
1 687 (65.62%) Developer
2 361 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 275 (26.27%) C# Developer
4 258 (24.64%) Software Developer
5 181 (17.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 158 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 156 (14.90%) C# Software Developer
8 146 (13.94%) Senior Developer
9 136 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 130 (12.42%) SQL Developer
11 129 (12.32%) .NET Software Developer
12 122 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 85 (8.12%) Senior .NET Developer
14 71 (6.78%) Senior C# Developer
15 68 (6.49%) Junior
16 63 (6.02%) Software Engineer
17 53 (5.06%) Analyst
18 49 (4.68%) DBA
18 49 (4.68%) Senior Software Developer
19 48 (4.58%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 683 (65.23%) .NET
2 440 (42.02%) ASP.NET
3 383 (36.58%) HTML
4 339 (32.38%) CSS
5 306 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 252 (24.07%) jQuery
7 192 (18.34%) .NET Framework
8 169 (16.14%) Web Services
9 159 (15.19%) AngularJS
10 150 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 127 (12.13%) Ajax
12 114 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 104 (9.93%) WCF
14 101 (9.65%) XML
15 98 (9.36%) WPF
16 97 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 87 (8.31%) Entity Framework
18 81 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 75 (7.16%) RESTful
20 71 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 39 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.34%) Clustering
5 31 (2.96%) Fintech
6 26 (2.48%) Replication
7 25 (2.39%) N-Tier
8 21 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.43%) Wiki
10 14 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.15%) User Experience
12 11 (1.05%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.05%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.86%) Tandem
14 7 (0.67%) EPoS
15 5 (0.48%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
16 4 (0.38%) Algorithms
17 3 (0.29%) Derivative
18 2 (0.19%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 234 (22.35%) Windows
2 107 (10.22%) Windows Server
3 95 (9.07%) Linux
4 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.24%) Unix
6 10 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.67%) Android
8 5 (0.48%) CentOS
8 5 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.096%) AIX
11 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (46.23%) MVC
2 360 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (15.28%) OO
4 144 (13.75%) Web Development
5 142 (13.56%) TDD
6 129 (12.32%) OOP
7 111 (10.60%) Scrum
8 108 (10.32%) Software Engineering
9 107 (10.22%) Web Application Development
10 102 (9.74%) Test Automation
11 78 (7.45%) SDLC
12 77 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
13 75 (7.16%) BDD
14 67 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (6.02%) E-Commerce
16 59 (5.64%) OOD
16 59 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
17 58 (5.54%) Mentoring
18 54 (5.16%) Unit Testing
19 45 (4.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 724 (69.15%) C#
2 523 (49.95%) SQL
3 462 (44.13%) JavaScript
4 162 (15.47%) T-SQL
5 111 (10.60%) VB.NET
6 95 (9.07%) Java
7 82 (7.83%) PHP
8 68 (6.49%) Ruby
9 32 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 28 (2.67%) Python
11 19 (1.81%) C++
12 18 (1.72%) VB
13 13 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.15%) C
15 9 (0.86%) Delphi
16 4 (0.38%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (0.38%) VBScript
17 3 (0.29%) R
17 3 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 111 (10.60%) Degree
2 30 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.77%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.34%) MCSA
5 14 (1.34%) MCSE
6 7 (0.67%) MCP
7 6 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.57%) ISEB
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.38%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.38%) CCNA
9 4 (0.38%) HNC
9 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.29%) HND
10 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.92%) QA
2 18 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.24%) SLA
4 12 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.19%) GDPR
9 1 (0.096%) HL7
9 1 (0.096%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 60 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 35 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.29%) Docker
5 6 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.48%) vSphere
7 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.096%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.096%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.096%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (1.62%) Docker Swarm
2 15 (1.43%) Kibana
3 5 (0.48%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (0.29%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.29%) vRealize
6 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.19%) SCCM
6 2 (0.19%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.096%) Puppet
7 1 (0.096%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 413 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 96 (9.17%) Oracle
3 50 (4.78%) VMware
4 33 (3.15%) Telerik
5 31 (2.96%) Xamarin
6 20 (1.91%) MuleSoft
7 19 (1.81%) Cisco
8 17 (1.62%) SolarWinds
9 16 (1.53%) Citrix
9 16 (1.53%) DevExpress
10 14 (1.34%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.24%) Tableau
11 13 (1.24%) Zend
12 12 (1.15%) Blue Coat
12 12 (1.15%) SAP
13 7 (0.67%) Actian
13 7 (0.67%) Juniper
13 7 (0.67%) Symantec
14 6 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.57%) WatchGuard