Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1,234 1,028 1,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.89% 16.39% 19.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.33% 53.40% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,140 965 1,305
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,700 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £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 2,358 1,925 2,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.19% 30.70% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,084 1,727 2,205
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +6.86%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,825 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year - +1.95% +6.36%

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 January 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 18 January 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
Southampton +6 435 £40,000 +6.67% 34
Portsmouth -2 141 £42,500 +10.39% 9
Basingstoke -2 135 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Winchester -4 111 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Farnborough +1 107 £40,000 - 11
Fareham -21 50 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Havant -2 40 £40,000 +3.90% 5
Andover -1 35 £35,000 - 1
Petersfield 0 33 £40,000 -
Fleet +26 18 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Hook -4 10 £43,000 -9.47%
Eastleigh +5 6 £36,500 -2.67% 6
Ringwood +2 5 £24,500 -10.91% 4
Aldershot +4 4 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Waterlooville -3 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wallington - 3 £45,000 -
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Liss - 1 £22,000 - 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 848 (68.72%) C#
2 791 (64.10%) .NET
3 640 (51.86%) SQL
4 542 (43.92%) MVC
5 534 (43.27%) JavaScript
6 509 (41.25%) ASP.NET
7 449 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
8 415 (33.63%) HTML
9 393 (31.85%) Microsoft
10 384 (31.12%) CSS
11 346 (28.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 307 (24.88%) jQuery
13 241 (19.53%) Windows
14 225 (18.23%) AngularJS
15 221 (17.91%) T-SQL
16 193 (15.64%) Web Services
17 191 (15.48%) .NET Framework
18 190 (15.40%) TDD
19 185 (14.99%) ASP.NET Web API
20 183 (14.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 174 (14.10%) OO
22 165 (13.37%) Web Development
23 156 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 152 (12.32%) Ajax
25 149 (12.07%) Software Engineering
26 143 (11.59%) OOP
27 141 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
28 132 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
29 131 (10.62%) SQL Server 2016
30 127 (10.29%) 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
1 115 (9.32%) IIS
2 35 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.86%) Apache
3 23 (1.86%) CMS
4 22 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 12 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.81%) Confluence
9 10 (0.81%) EPiServer
9 10 (0.81%) JBoss
10 9 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.65%) JCAPS
11 8 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.081%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.49%) Infor M3
3 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.32%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.16%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.081%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.081%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.081%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 183 (14.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (5.02%) SaaS
3 42 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.92%) GitHub
5 24 (1.94%) Office 365
6 7 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.32%) PaaS
8 4 (0.32%) Yammer
9 3 (0.24%) IaaS
10 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) Serverless
11 1 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.081%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.16%) Firewall
2 35 (2.84%) Internet
3 31 (2.51%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.78%) DNS
5 19 (1.54%) LDAP
6 15 (1.22%) SMTP
7 14 (1.13%) Network Security
8 12 (0.97%) HTTP
9 11 (0.89%) HTTPS
9 11 (0.89%) LAN
9 11 (0.89%) SAN
10 10 (0.81%) DHCP
10 10 (0.81%) WAN
11 9 (0.73%) Broadband
12 8 (0.65%) PuTTY
12 8 (0.65%) SSH
12 8 (0.65%) VPN
13 6 (0.49%) Skype
14 4 (0.32%) CTI
15 3 (0.24%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (10.62%) SQL Server 2016
2 111 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 96 (7.78%) Relational Database
6 93 (7.54%) MySQL
7 78 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
8 71 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 59 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 47 (3.81%) Power BI
11 43 (3.48%) NoSQL
12 32 (2.59%) Oracle Database
12 32 (2.59%) RDBMS
13 28 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
14 22 (1.78%) MongoDB
14 22 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.22%) Big Data
16 15 (1.22%) QlikView
17 14 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 141 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 109 (8.83%) Git (software)
3 108 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 50 (4.05%) JIRA
5 37 (3.00%) Jenkins
6 30 (2.43%) Subversion
7 29 (2.35%) Selenium
8 24 (1.94%) LINQPad
9 23 (1.86%) NUnit
10 17 (1.38%) Bugzilla
10 17 (1.38%) Moq
10 17 (1.38%) Trac
11 10 (0.81%) Fiddler
11 10 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (0.73%) IntelliJ
12 9 (0.73%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.65%) MSTest
13 8 (0.65%) ReSharper
13 8 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (0.65%) SonarQube
General
1 127 (10.29%) Finance
2 118 (9.56%) Retail
3 25 (2.03%) Advertising
4 20 (1.62%) Banking
5 19 (1.54%) Back Office
6 15 (1.22%) Marketing
7 14 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.89%) Games
9 9 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.65%) Music Industry
11 7 (0.57%) French Language
12 6 (0.49%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.32%) Law
14 3 (0.24%) Electronics
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) International Banking
16 1 (0.081%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.081%) Legal
16 1 (0.081%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 851 (68.96%) Developer
2 468 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 361 (29.25%) Software Developer
4 342 (27.71%) C# Developer
5 252 (20.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 227 (18.40%) C# Software Developer
7 206 (16.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 201 (16.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 176 (14.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 163 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 163 (13.21%) SQL Developer
11 143 (11.59%) Senior Developer
12 95 (7.70%) Junior
13 92 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 81 (6.56%) Software Engineer
15 77 (6.24%) Senior C# Developer
16 65 (5.27%) Junior Developer
17 64 (5.19%) Analyst
18 63 (5.11%) Senior Software Developer
19 61 (4.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 791 (64.10%) .NET
2 509 (41.25%) ASP.NET
3 415 (33.63%) HTML
4 384 (31.12%) CSS
5 346 (28.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 307 (24.88%) jQuery
7 225 (18.23%) AngularJS
8 193 (15.64%) Web Services
9 191 (15.48%) .NET Framework
10 185 (14.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 156 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 152 (12.32%) Ajax
13 119 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 118 (9.56%) RESTful
15 109 (8.83%) WCF
16 105 (8.51%) XML
17 101 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 99 (8.02%) KnockoutJS
19 91 (7.37%) Entity Framework
20 88 (7.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.40%) Greenfield Project
2 84 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 55 (4.46%) Fintech
4 43 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 34 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (2.51%) Clustering
8 27 (2.19%) Replication
9 20 (1.62%) Tandem
10 19 (1.54%) User Experience
11 18 (1.46%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.30%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.05%) EPoS
13 13 (1.05%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.49%) Derivative
15 5 (0.41%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.32%) Algorithms
17 3 (0.24%) Data Structures
18 2 (0.16%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 241 (19.53%) Windows
2 123 (9.97%) Linux
3 99 (8.02%) Windows Server
4 25 (2.03%) Unix
5 21 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.81%) VMS
7 9 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.16%) Android
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.081%) Solaris
13 1 (0.081%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (43.92%) MVC
2 449 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (15.40%) TDD
4 174 (14.10%) OO
5 165 (13.37%) Web Development
6 149 (12.07%) Software Engineering
7 143 (11.59%) OOP
8 132 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
9 121 (9.81%) Web Application Development
10 118 (9.56%) BDD
11 113 (9.16%) Test Automation
12 109 (8.83%) Scrum
13 68 (5.51%) Unit Testing
14 62 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
15 59 (4.78%) SDLC
16 54 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
17 53 (4.29%) OOD
18 48 (3.89%) Analytics
19 47 (3.81%) Mentoring
20 43 (3.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 848 (68.72%) C#
2 640 (51.86%) SQL
3 534 (43.27%) JavaScript
4 221 (17.91%) T-SQL
5 126 (10.21%) VB.NET
6 110 (8.91%) Java
7 92 (7.46%) PHP
8 51 (4.13%) PowerShell
9 45 (3.65%) Ruby
10 26 (2.11%) C++
11 24 (1.94%) VB
12 22 (1.78%) TypeScript
13 19 (1.54%) Python
14 15 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.89%) Delphi
16 10 (0.81%) C
17 8 (0.65%) VB6
17 8 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 6 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 5 (0.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 103 (8.35%) Degree
2 33 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.89%) MCSA
6 9 (0.73%) ISEB
6 9 (0.73%) MCSE
7 8 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.41%) MCP
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.16%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.16%) CCNA
11 2 (0.16%) HNC
11 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.92%) QA
2 19 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.41%) GDPR
4 5 (0.41%) SLA
5 4 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 1 (0.081%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 33 (2.67%) Docker
3 32 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.38%) vSphere
6 8 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.57%) VMware NSX
8 6 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.41%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.41%) HDFS
9 5 (0.41%) vCloud
10 4 (0.32%) XenServer
11 1 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (2.35%) Kibana
2 26 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
3 10 (0.81%) Puppet
4 9 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (0.65%) SCCM
6 6 (0.49%) vCenter Server
7 5 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.41%) Oozie
7 5 (0.41%) SCOM
7 5 (0.41%) vRealize
8 4 (0.32%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.32%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.16%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 393 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 115 (9.32%) Oracle
3 51 (4.13%) VMware
4 45 (3.65%) Xamarin
5 35 (2.84%) Telerik
6 22 (1.78%) Citrix
6 22 (1.78%) Tableau
7 18 (1.46%) SAP
8 17 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 16 (1.30%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.30%) SolarWinds
9 16 (1.30%) Zend
10 15 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.97%) Cisco
12 11 (0.89%) Blue Coat
13 10 (0.81%) BMC
13 10 (0.81%) Freshdesk
14 9 (0.73%) Splunk
15 8 (0.65%) Capita
15 8 (0.65%) Dynatrace