Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1,334 1,073 1,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.33% 17.56% 18.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.96% 57.63% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 1,028 1,175
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,425 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 2,384 1,862 2,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.77% 30.48% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,090 1,669 2,089
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +3 440 £40,000 - 17
Basingstoke -3 185 £46,000 +8.24% 17
Portsmouth +6 175 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Farnborough +1 106 £48,750 +21.88% 8
Winchester +3 105 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Fleet -1 58 £37,500 -3.85% 6
Fareham -17 46 £37,500 +15.38% 9
Havant -2 35 £43,750 +13.64% 4
Andover -4 31 £35,000 - 3
Waterlooville 0 17 £37,500 - 2
Petersfield -7 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Ringwood +10 13 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Eastleigh -17 12 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Hook - 9 £43,000 -
Aldershot -2 5 £65,000 +100.00%
Wallington - 2 £45,000 -
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 893 (66.94%) C#
2 841 (63.04%) .NET
3 703 (52.70%) SQL
4 561 (42.05%) JavaScript
5 539 (40.40%) ASP.NET
6 535 (40.10%) MVC
7 514 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
8 449 (33.66%) HTML
9 411 (30.81%) CSS
10 410 (30.73%) Microsoft
11 351 (26.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 313 (23.46%) AngularJS
13 309 (23.16%) jQuery
14 255 (19.12%) T-SQL
15 238 (17.84%) Windows
16 223 (16.72%) TDD
17 219 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 216 (16.19%) .NET Framework
19 210 (15.74%) Microsoft Azure
20 185 (13.87%) Web Services
21 177 (13.27%) OO
22 174 (13.04%) Finance
23 172 (12.89%) SQL Server 2016
24 169 (12.67%) Team Foundation Server
25 168 (12.59%) Software Engineering
26 163 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 152 (11.39%) Git (software)
28 143 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
29 138 (10.34%) Oracle
30 137 (10.27%) 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 92 (6.90%) IIS
2 38 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (1.87%) Apache
4 25 (1.87%) MS Exchange
5 22 (1.65%) CMS
6 21 (1.57%) NServiceBus
7 20 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (0.97%) Confluence
9 13 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 12 (0.90%) EPiServer
10 12 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.75%) JBoss
11 10 (0.75%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 210 (15.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.12%) SaaS
3 54 (4.05%) GitHub
4 40 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (2.25%) Office 365
6 17 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.45%) Yammer
9 5 (0.37%) IaaS
10 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.15%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.15%) PaaS
12 1 (0.075%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.075%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.22%) Firewall
2 41 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.25%) Internet
4 29 (2.17%) DNS
5 17 (1.27%) HTTP
6 16 (1.20%) VPN
7 14 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 14 (1.05%) Network Security
8 12 (0.90%) DHCP
8 12 (0.90%) SAN
9 10 (0.75%) LAN
9 10 (0.75%) SMTP
9 10 (0.75%) WAN
10 9 (0.67%) PuTTY
11 8 (0.60%) SSH
12 6 (0.45%) Broadband
12 6 (0.45%) Skype
12 6 (0.45%) VoIP
13 5 (0.37%) VSAN
14 4 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (12.89%) SQL Server 2016
2 125 (9.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 121 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (8.02%) Relational Database
5 89 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 78 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 77 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 76 (5.70%) MySQL
9 69 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 54 (4.05%) Power BI
11 49 (3.67%) RDBMS
12 45 (3.37%) MongoDB
13 37 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 29 (2.17%) NoSQL
15 28 (2.10%) Oracle Database
15 28 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.65%) Big Data
18 15 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
19 14 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 169 (12.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 152 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 93 (6.97%) Visual Studio
4 52 (3.90%) Jenkins
5 36 (2.70%) Subversion
6 34 (2.55%) JIRA
7 24 (1.80%) NUnit
8 22 (1.65%) Moq
9 21 (1.57%) LINQPad
10 18 (1.35%) Selenium
11 16 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 15 (1.12%) ReSharper
12 15 (1.12%) SonarQube
13 14 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (0.97%) TeamCity
15 10 (0.75%) Bugzilla
15 10 (0.75%) Fiddler
15 10 (0.75%) IntelliJ
15 10 (0.75%) Trac
16 9 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 174 (13.04%) Finance
2 137 (10.27%) Retail
3 33 (2.47%) Banking
4 30 (2.25%) Advertising
5 20 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.35%) Games
8 14 (1.05%) Back Office
8 14 (1.05%) Marketing
9 7 (0.52%) French Language
10 6 (0.45%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.22%) Electronics
11 3 (0.22%) Law
11 3 (0.22%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.15%) Legal
12 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.075%) Automotive
13 1 (0.075%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 915 (68.59%) Developer
2 538 (40.33%) .NET Developer
3 361 (27.06%) Software Developer
4 351 (26.31%) C# Developer
5 276 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 232 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
7 231 (17.32%) C# Software Developer
8 206 (15.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 183 (13.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 182 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 157 (11.77%) SQL Developer
12 125 (9.37%) Senior Developer
13 94 (7.05%) Senior .NET Developer
14 88 (6.60%) Junior
15 79 (5.92%) DBA
16 77 (5.77%) Software Engineer
17 74 (5.55%) Senior C# Developer
18 63 (4.72%) Junior Developer
18 63 (4.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 61 (4.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 841 (63.04%) .NET
2 539 (40.40%) ASP.NET
3 449 (33.66%) HTML
4 411 (30.81%) CSS
5 351 (26.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 313 (23.46%) AngularJS
7 309 (23.16%) jQuery
8 219 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 216 (16.19%) .NET Framework
10 185 (13.87%) Web Services
11 163 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 131 (9.82%) WCF
13 121 (9.07%) RESTful
14 113 (8.47%) Ajax
14 113 (8.47%) Entity Framework
15 107 (8.02%) WPF
16 102 (7.65%) KnockoutJS
17 100 (7.50%) SOAP
18 96 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 94 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 133 (9.97%) Greenfield Project
2 107 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.17%) Fintech
4 55 (4.12%) Replication
5 51 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 29 (2.17%) Clustering
8 29 (2.17%) User Experience
9 27 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 23 (1.72%) EPoS
12 20 (1.50%) Tandem
13 19 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
14 17 (1.27%) Management Information System
15 13 (0.97%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.60%) Internet of Things
17 7 (0.52%) Public Cloud
18 6 (0.45%) Derivative
19 3 (0.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 238 (17.84%) Windows
2 123 (9.22%) Linux
3 82 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 31 (2.32%) Unix
5 25 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.75%) VMS
7 7 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.37%) Android
9 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.075%) AIX
11 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.075%) Solaris
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (40.10%) MVC
2 514 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (16.72%) TDD
4 177 (13.27%) OO
5 168 (12.59%) Software Engineering
6 143 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
7 136 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
7 136 (10.19%) Web Development
8 127 (9.52%) BDD
9 115 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 113 (8.47%) OOP
11 109 (8.17%) Web Application Development
12 102 (7.65%) Scrum
13 89 (6.67%) Unit Testing
14 82 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
15 74 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (4.42%) OOD
17 57 (4.27%) Analytics
18 56 (4.20%) ITIL
18 56 (4.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 893 (66.94%) C#
2 703 (52.70%) SQL
3 561 (42.05%) JavaScript
4 255 (19.12%) T-SQL
5 118 (8.85%) Java
6 95 (7.12%) VB.NET
7 69 (5.17%) PHP
8 65 (4.87%) PowerShell
9 57 (4.27%) TypeScript
10 45 (3.37%) C++
11 33 (2.47%) Ruby
12 27 (2.02%) VB
13 20 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.20%) VB6
15 15 (1.12%) Python
16 14 (1.05%) Delphi
17 10 (0.75%) F#
18 9 (0.67%) C
19 8 (0.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
20 6 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 130 (9.75%) Degree
2 46 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.90%) MCSA
7 11 (0.82%) ISEB
7 11 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.60%) MCP
10 7 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.30%) MBA
11 4 (0.30%) OCP
12 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.075%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.075%) CISSP
14 1 (0.075%) MCSE
14 1 (0.075%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.72%) QA
2 18 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.52%) SLA
5 5 (0.37%) GDPR
6 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.15%) GCP
7 2 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 63 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.22%) Docker
3 32 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (1.95%) vSphere
6 11 (0.82%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.52%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.52%) HDFS
7 7 (0.52%) vCloud
7 7 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.30%) XenServer
10 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.075%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (2.32%) Kibana
2 30 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
3 20 (1.50%) Puppet
4 17 (1.27%) SCCM
5 11 (0.82%) Perfmon
6 8 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.52%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.52%) Oozie
7 7 (0.52%) vRealize
8 6 (0.45%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.45%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.45%) SCOM
9 5 (0.37%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 4 (0.30%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.22%) WSUS
12 2 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 410 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 138 (10.34%) Oracle
3 59 (4.42%) Xamarin
4 47 (3.52%) VMware
5 24 (1.80%) Citrix
5 24 (1.80%) Google
5 24 (1.80%) SAP
6 23 (1.72%) Telerik
7 19 (1.42%) Cisco
8 17 (1.27%) Capita
9 14 (1.05%) Zend
10 13 (0.97%) Splunk
11 12 (0.90%) DevExpress
11 12 (0.90%) Dynatrace
12 11 (0.82%) Tableau
13 10 (0.75%) BMC
13 10 (0.75%) Freshdesk
14 9 (0.67%) Remedy
15 8 (0.60%) NetApp
16 7 (0.52%) Sun