Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 942 1,298 1,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.43% 18.10% 16.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.96% 53.48% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1,201 970
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,950 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £57,500 £55,000
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 2,095 2,427 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.10% 33.84% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,836 2,137 1,699
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +5 236 £43,500 -8.42% 23
Southampton -2 228 £38,500 -3.75% 22
Farnborough +1 141 £40,000 - 26
Portsmouth -2 125 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Fareham +11 44 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Winchester -10 41 £37,500 - 4
Fleet -10 26 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Eastleigh +10 20 £35,000 - 4
Havant -9 15 £25,000 -37.50%
Southsea - 11 £60,000 - 2
Andover -6 10 £48,750 +39.29% 3
Ringwood -8 10 £36,500 -1.35%
Yateley - 8 £24,000 -
Aldershot +1 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Alton - 3 £38,500 - 1
Tadley - 3 £47,500 -
Wallington +5 1 £45,000 -
Liss 0 1 £24,000 +9.09%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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.

1 594 (63.06%) C#
2 577 (61.25%) .NET
3 482 (51.17%) SQL
4 446 (47.35%) Agile Software Development
5 403 (42.78%) MVC
6 388 (41.19%) Microsoft
7 377 (40.02%) JavaScript
8 291 (30.89%) HTML
8 291 (30.89%) ASP.NET
9 248 (26.33%) CSS
10 225 (23.89%) Degree
11 197 (20.91%) jQuery
12 190 (20.17%) Microsoft Azure
13 183 (19.43%) T-SQL
14 181 (19.21%) AngularJS
15 169 (17.94%) Windows
16 157 (16.67%) XML
17 155 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 152 (16.14%) .NET Framework
19 150 (15.92%) OO
20 125 (13.27%) IIS
21 123 (13.06%) WCF
22 122 (12.95%) TDD
23 113 (12.00%) MySQL
23 113 (12.00%) Web Services
24 110 (11.68%) Web Development
25 109 (11.57%) SDLC
26 107 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
26 107 (11.36%) Oracle
27 104 (11.04%) HTML5

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
1 125 (13.27%) IIS
2 46 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 45 (4.78%) BizTalk Server
4 31 (3.29%) CMS
5 22 (2.34%) MS Exchange
6 21 (2.23%) Apache
7 20 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.80%) EPiServer
9 14 (1.49%) WordPress
10 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (0.96%) Drupal
12 8 (0.85%) Confluence
12 8 (0.85%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.74%) Kentico
13 7 (0.74%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.64%) JBoss
14 6 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.96%) Magento
3 5 (0.53%) Shopify
4 4 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 190 (20.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (6.79%) SaaS
3 39 (4.14%) GitHub
4 30 (3.18%) PaaS
5 26 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (2.44%) Serverless
7 22 (2.34%) Azure Functions
8 12 (1.27%) Office 365
9 11 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (1.06%) IaaS
11 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.53%) npm
12 5 (0.53%) Yarn
13 4 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.42%) Sage Pay
14 3 (0.32%) Slack
15 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.14%) Firewall
1 39 (4.14%) Internet
2 26 (2.76%) DNS
3 25 (2.65%) RIP
4 21 (2.23%) SMTP
5 16 (1.70%) VPN
6 15 (1.59%) SAN
7 13 (1.38%) DHCP
8 11 (1.17%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.06%) VLAN
10 6 (0.64%) IMAP
11 5 (0.53%) Intranet
11 5 (0.53%) LAN
11 5 (0.53%) WAN
12 4 (0.42%) VoIP
13 3 (0.32%) HTTP
13 3 (0.32%) SSH
14 2 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.21%) NAS
14 2 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.00%) MySQL
2 77 (8.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 58 (6.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 56 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (5.31%) Oracle Database
8 41 (4.35%) NoSQL
9 40 (4.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 33 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 31 (3.29%) MongoDB
12 24 (2.55%) Power BI
13 21 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (1.91%) DB2
15 17 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 14 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.27%) Big Data
17 12 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 11 (1.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 95 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (8.92%) TeamCity
3 68 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 54 (5.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 52 (5.52%) Jenkins
6 42 (4.46%) JIRA
7 30 (3.18%) Visual Studio
8 27 (2.87%) Visual Studio Team System
9 23 (2.44%) Selenium
10 21 (2.23%) Subversion
11 10 (1.06%) Bitbucket
11 10 (1.06%) SoapUI
12 9 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.96%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (0.96%) SonarQube
13 8 (0.85%) webpack
14 7 (0.74%) SpecFlow
15 6 (0.64%) Appium
15 6 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 99 (10.51%) Finance
2 54 (5.73%) Retail
3 18 (1.91%) Marketing
4 16 (1.70%) Back Office
5 11 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.06%) Billing
7 8 (0.85%) Games
7 8 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.74%) Electronics
9 6 (0.64%) Automotive
9 6 (0.64%) Banking
9 6 (0.64%) Legal
10 4 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.11%) Law
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Military
11 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 593 (62.95%) Developer
2 294 (31.21%) .NET Developer
3 259 (27.49%) Software Developer
4 184 (19.53%) C# Developer
5 125 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 117 (12.42%) .NET Software Developer
7 101 (10.72%) SQL Developer
8 89 (9.45%) C# Software Developer
9 82 (8.70%) Senior Developer
10 55 (5.84%) DBA
11 52 (5.52%) Consultant
12 49 (5.20%) Analyst
13 48 (5.10%) SQL DBA
14 45 (4.78%) PHP Developer
15 42 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 40 (4.25%) Angular Developer
17 39 (4.14%) Applications Support
17 39 (4.14%) Junior
18 36 (3.82%) Junior Developer
19 34 (3.61%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (61.25%) .NET
2 291 (30.89%) ASP.NET
2 291 (30.89%) HTML
3 248 (26.33%) CSS
4 197 (20.91%) jQuery
5 181 (19.21%) AngularJS
6 157 (16.67%) XML
7 155 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 152 (16.14%) .NET Framework
9 123 (13.06%) WCF
10 113 (12.00%) Web Services
11 107 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 104 (11.04%) HTML5
13 88 (9.34%) Entity Framework
14 87 (9.24%) REST
14 87 (9.24%) RESTful
15 84 (8.92%) CSS3
16 81 (8.60%) Ajax
17 67 (7.11%) SOAP
18 63 (6.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.28%) Mobile App
2 47 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (3.40%) Clustering
5 30 (3.18%) Fintech
6 26 (2.76%) User Experience
7 16 (1.70%) Internet of Things
8 15 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.17%) EPoS
11 10 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (0.96%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.74%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.53%) FMCG
14 5 (0.53%) NHS
14 5 (0.53%) Replication
15 4 (0.42%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.42%) W3C
16 3 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 169 (17.94%) Windows
2 93 (9.87%) Linux
3 74 (7.86%) Windows Server
4 51 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 33 (3.50%) Android
5 33 (3.50%) Unix
6 25 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.27%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.53%) AIX
11 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (47.35%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (42.78%) MVC
3 150 (15.92%) OO
4 122 (12.95%) TDD
5 110 (11.68%) Web Development
6 109 (11.57%) SDLC
7 104 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
8 90 (9.55%) Scrum
9 89 (9.45%) SOLID
10 82 (8.70%) SOA
11 75 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (7.86%) DevOps
13 68 (7.22%) Computer Science
14 66 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
15 54 (5.73%) CRM
15 54 (5.73%) Test Automation
16 52 (5.52%) Software Engineering
17 42 (4.46%) Unit Testing
18 40 (4.25%) OOD
19 39 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 594 (63.06%) C#
2 482 (51.17%) SQL
3 377 (40.02%) JavaScript
4 183 (19.43%) T-SQL
5 99 (10.51%) Java
6 66 (7.01%) PowerShell
7 57 (6.05%) PHP
8 50 (5.31%) C++
9 39 (4.14%) Python
10 33 (3.50%) TypeScript
11 26 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 16 (1.70%) ES6
13 14 (1.49%) VB
14 11 (1.17%) C
15 7 (0.74%) F#
15 7 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.64%) Ruby
16 6 (0.64%) VBA
16 6 (0.64%) VBScript
17 5 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 225 (23.89%) Degree
2 41 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.96%) ISEB
8 7 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.53%) MCITP
9 5 (0.53%) MCSE
10 4 (0.42%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.42%) MCSA
10 4 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.11%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.55%) QA
2 19 (2.02%) SLA
3 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.08%) Docker
4 17 (1.80%) vSphere
5 13 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.06%) vCloud
6 10 (1.06%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.53%) oVirt
8 5 (0.53%) pfSense
9 4 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.32%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.32%) XenApp
11 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.21%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (2.55%) Ansible
2 19 (2.02%) Kibana
2 19 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.02%) logstash
3 9 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
3 9 (0.96%) Terraform
4 6 (0.64%) SCCM
4 6 (0.64%) SCOM
5 5 (0.53%) Puppet
6 4 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.32%) Plesk
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.21%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.11%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 388 (41.19%) Microsoft
2 107 (11.36%) Oracle
3 66 (7.01%) VMware
4 43 (4.56%) Xamarin
5 25 (2.65%) Cisco
6 17 (1.80%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.70%) Telerik
8 12 (1.27%) Blue Coat
8 12 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 11 (1.17%) Google
9 11 (1.17%) Tableau
10 9 (0.96%) Intel
10 9 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.96%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.85%) Citrix
12 7 (0.74%) Zend
13 6 (0.64%) Adobe
13 6 (0.64%) IBM
13 6 (0.64%) NetApp
13 6 (0.64%) SAP