Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 993 1,052 1,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 15.09% 17.54% 18.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.27% 55.14% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,003 1,200
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £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 1,864 1,908 2,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.33% 31.81% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 1,732 2,218
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £58,000
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 0 218 £40,000 - 15
Basingstoke -7 179 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Portsmouth +10 170 £42,500 -5.56% 30
Farnborough +4 91 £52,500 +26.51% 14
Fleet -6 50 £40,000 +4.58% 1
Fareham -4 46 £37,500 +16.60% 8
Winchester -1 45 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Havant +4 39 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Eastleigh -12 28 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Andover +7 27 £35,000 - 3
Waterlooville +4 18 £37,500 -
Ringwood +8 12 £40,000 -
Petersfield -8 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Aldershot +1 6 £63,750 +88.89% 3
Liss -1 3 £38,750 +58.16%
Alton +1 2 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Romsey -16 2 £31,500 +43.18%
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 19 July 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.

1 640 (64.45%) C#
2 617 (62.13%) .NET
3 482 (48.54%) SQL
4 449 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
5 394 (39.68%) JavaScript
6 373 (37.56%) Microsoft
7 367 (36.96%) MVC
8 363 (36.56%) ASP.NET
9 330 (33.23%) HTML
10 294 (29.61%) CSS
11 230 (23.16%) AngularJS
12 214 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 206 (20.75%) jQuery
14 193 (19.44%) TDD
15 183 (18.43%) T-SQL
16 167 (16.82%) Windows
17 164 (16.52%) .NET Framework
18 160 (16.11%) Oracle
19 158 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
20 154 (15.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 154 (15.51%) Git (software)
21 150 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
22 147 (14.80%) Web Services
23 137 (13.80%) Degree
24 117 (11.78%) OO
25 115 (11.58%) Finance
26 111 (11.18%) WPF
27 109 (10.98%) WCF
28 108 (10.88%) SQL Server 2016
29 105 (10.57%) Retail

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 72 (7.25%) IIS
2 43 (4.33%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.91%) NServiceBus
5 18 (1.81%) Apache
6 17 (1.71%) CMS
6 17 (1.71%) JBoss
6 17 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 14 (1.41%) MS Exchange
8 13 (1.31%) Confluence
9 11 (1.11%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (0.70%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.40%) nginx
14 4 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Mingle
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.21%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
6 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 154 (15.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (3.83%) SaaS
4 33 (3.32%) GitHub
5 23 (2.32%) Office 365
6 22 (2.22%) PaaS
7 17 (1.71%) Google Analytics
8 15 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.41%) IaaS
10 12 (1.21%) Boomi
11 7 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.30%) Yammer
14 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.20%) Serverless
15 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.42%) Firewall
2 21 (2.11%) SAN
3 20 (2.01%) Internet
4 19 (1.91%) DNS
5 15 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.01%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.01%) VPN
7 7 (0.70%) DHCP
8 6 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (0.60%) VLAN
8 6 (0.60%) VoIP
9 5 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.50%) HTTP
9 5 (0.50%) Skype
9 5 (0.50%) SMS
10 4 (0.40%) LAN
10 4 (0.40%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.40%) WAN
11 3 (0.30%) Broadband
11 3 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (10.88%) SQL Server 2016
2 97 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 84 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 84 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 52 (5.24%) Oracle Database
6 52 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 45 (4.53%) RDBMS
8 38 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (3.83%) MySQL
9 34 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (3.12%) MongoDB
11 29 (2.92%) Power BI
12 28 (2.82%) NoSQL
13 20 (2.01%) QlikView
14 15 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
16 13 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 154 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 103 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (5.14%) JIRA
4 36 (3.63%) NUnit
5 35 (3.52%) Visual Studio
6 29 (2.92%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.42%) Subversion
8 20 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (2.01%) Selenium
9 18 (1.81%) Moq
9 18 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 18 (1.81%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.01%) MSTest
10 10 (1.01%) ReSharper
10 10 (1.01%) SonarQube
10 10 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (0.70%) Gerrit
12 5 (0.50%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.50%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.50%) Trac
General
1 115 (11.58%) Finance
2 105 (10.57%) Retail
3 24 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.22%) Advertising
5 17 (1.71%) Banking
6 16 (1.61%) Marketing
7 15 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.01%) Games
9 9 (0.91%) Electronics
10 7 (0.70%) Back Office
11 4 (0.40%) Law
12 2 (0.20%) Legal
12 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.10%) Automotive
13 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 637 (64.15%) Developer
2 343 (34.54%) .NET Developer
3 219 (22.05%) Software Developer
4 215 (21.65%) C# Developer
5 142 (14.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 132 (13.29%) C# Software Developer
7 128 (12.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 88 (8.86%) DBA
9 83 (8.36%) SQL Developer
10 80 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 80 (8.06%) Senior Developer
11 72 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 67 (6.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 54 (5.44%) Administrator
14 51 (5.14%) SQL DBA
15 45 (4.53%) Junior
16 44 (4.43%) Junior Developer
16 44 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
17 42 (4.23%) Analyst
18 38 (3.83%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 617 (62.13%) .NET
2 363 (36.56%) ASP.NET
3 330 (33.23%) HTML
4 294 (29.61%) CSS
5 230 (23.16%) AngularJS
6 214 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 206 (20.75%) jQuery
8 164 (16.52%) .NET Framework
9 150 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 147 (14.80%) Web Services
11 111 (11.18%) WPF
12 109 (10.98%) WCF
13 95 (9.57%) HTML5
14 73 (7.35%) Entity Framework
14 73 (7.35%) REST
15 67 (6.75%) SOAP
16 65 (6.55%) RESTful
17 63 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 53 (5.34%) XML
19 51 (5.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
2 75 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 57 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.13%) Replication
5 32 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (2.92%) Data Centre
7 28 (2.82%) Clustering
8 27 (2.72%) Fintech
9 22 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (2.11%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.61%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.41%) EPoS
13 13 (1.31%) User Experience
14 11 (1.11%) Internet of Things
15 9 (0.91%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.91%) Oracle Exalytics
15 9 (0.91%) PMI
16 7 (0.70%) Tandem
17 5 (0.50%) Blog
17 5 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (16.82%) Windows
2 65 (6.55%) Linux
3 63 (6.34%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.42%) Unix
5 16 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.60%) Android
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (36.96%) MVC
3 193 (19.44%) TDD
4 158 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
5 117 (11.78%) OO
6 103 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (10.27%) Software Engineering
8 101 (10.17%) Scrum
9 90 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
10 85 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (7.96%) BDD
12 77 (7.75%) Unit Testing
13 75 (7.55%) SDLC
14 73 (7.35%) Test Automation
15 70 (7.05%) CRM
16 65 (6.55%) Web Development
17 60 (6.04%) ITIL
18 56 (5.64%) E-Commerce
18 56 (5.64%) OOD
19 49 (4.93%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 640 (64.45%) C#
2 482 (48.54%) SQL
3 394 (39.68%) JavaScript
4 183 (18.43%) T-SQL
5 96 (9.67%) Java
6 72 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 52 (5.24%) TypeScript
8 33 (3.32%) PowerShell
9 29 (2.92%) C++
10 28 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 21 (2.11%) VB
12 20 (2.01%) Ruby
13 17 (1.71%) PHP
14 14 (1.41%) Python
14 14 (1.41%) VB6
15 13 (1.31%) ABAP
16 10 (1.01%) Delphi
17 9 (0.91%) C
18 7 (0.70%) F#
19 4 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 137 (13.80%) Degree
2 29 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 29 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.32%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.31%) ISEB
5 13 (1.31%) MCSA
6 9 (0.91%) MCP
6 9 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.81%) MCSE
8 5 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.40%) MBA
9 4 (0.40%) OCP
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.20%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.32%) QA
2 15 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.91%) SLA
4 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) GCP
6 2 (0.20%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.92%) Docker
3 24 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (2.32%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.22%) vSphere
6 16 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.40%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.20%) HDFS
8 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.20%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.20%) UAG
8 2 (0.20%) vCloud
8 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.10%) Firmware
9 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (1.71%) Data Guard
1 17 (1.71%) Puppet
2 15 (1.51%) SCCM
3 12 (1.21%) Perfmon
4 10 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.81%) Ansible
6 7 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (0.70%) Kibana
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.30%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.30%) Terraform
8 3 (0.30%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.30%) vRealize
8 3 (0.30%) WSUS
9 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.20%) Grafana
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.20%) Oozie
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 373 (37.56%) Microsoft
2 160 (16.11%) Oracle
3 37 (3.73%) Google
4 35 (3.52%) VMware
5 34 (3.42%) Xamarin
6 31 (3.12%) SAP
7 20 (2.01%) Cisco
8 15 (1.51%) Citrix
9 11 (1.11%) Capita
9 11 (1.11%) DevExpress
9 11 (1.11%) Tableau
9 11 (1.11%) Telerik
10 10 (1.01%) Dell
11 8 (0.81%) HP
12 7 (0.70%) Pega
12 7 (0.70%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.70%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.60%) BT
13 6 (0.60%) NetApp
13 6 (0.60%) Veeam