Period
to 20 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 20 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1,233 1,020 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.85% 16.28% 19.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.29% 53.29% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,140 952 1,308
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £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 1,914 2,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.13% 30.55% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,085 1,714 2,206
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +6.41%
10th Percentile £27,200 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,950 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +7.23%

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 20 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 20 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 +6 431 £40,000 +6.67% 34
Portsmouth -2 141 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Basingstoke -3 136 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Winchester -4 110 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Farnborough +1 106 £40,000 - 13
Fareham -23 50 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Havant -1 42 £40,000 +3.90% 5
Andover -1 35 £35,000 - 3
Petersfield +1 33 £40,000 -
Fleet +27 18 £35,000 - 3
Hook -4 10 £43,000 -9.47%
Eastleigh +9 8 £35,750 +10.00% 5
Ringwood +3 6 £24,500 -10.91% 5
Aldershot +1 4 £50,000 +37.93%
Waterlooville -2 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wallington - 3 £45,000 -
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Liss - 1 £22,000 - 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 846 (68.61%) C#
2 790 (64.07%) .NET
3 640 (51.91%) SQL
4 543 (44.04%) MVC
5 532 (43.15%) JavaScript
6 510 (41.36%) ASP.NET
7 447 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
8 414 (33.58%) HTML
9 389 (31.55%) Microsoft
10 382 (30.98%) CSS
11 350 (28.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 306 (24.82%) jQuery
13 240 (19.46%) Windows
14 225 (18.25%) AngularJS
15 223 (18.09%) T-SQL
16 193 (15.65%) TDD
17 191 (15.49%) Web Services
18 190 (15.41%) .NET Framework
19 185 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
20 182 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
21 173 (14.03%) OO
22 162 (13.14%) Web Development
23 157 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 152 (12.33%) Ajax
25 149 (12.08%) Software Engineering
26 143 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
27 139 (11.27%) OOP
28 133 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
28 133 (10.79%) SQL Server 2016
29 126 (10.22%) 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
1 116 (9.41%) IIS
2 35 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.87%) CMS
4 22 (1.78%) Apache
4 22 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 12 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.89%) Confluence
10 10 (0.81%) EPiServer
10 10 (0.81%) JBoss
11 9 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.65%) JCAPS
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.62%) 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 NAV
4 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
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
1 182 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (5.03%) SaaS
3 42 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (3.08%) GitHub
5 25 (2.03%) Office 365
6 7 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.32%) PaaS
7 4 (0.32%) Yammer
8 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.24%) IaaS
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.16%) Serverless
10 1 (0.081%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.081%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.24%) Firewall
2 34 (2.76%) Internet
3 32 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.78%) DNS
5 15 (1.22%) SMTP
6 14 (1.14%) Network Security
7 12 (0.97%) HTTP
8 11 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.89%) LAN
8 11 (0.89%) SAN
9 10 (0.81%) DHCP
9 10 (0.81%) WAN
10 9 (0.73%) Broadband
11 8 (0.65%) PuTTY
11 8 (0.65%) SSH
11 8 (0.65%) VPN
12 6 (0.49%) Skype
13 4 (0.32%) CTI
14 3 (0.24%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.24%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (10.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 112 (9.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 109 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 107 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 97 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 91 (7.38%) MySQL
7 78 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
8 71 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 59 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 48 (3.89%) Power BI
11 43 (3.49%) NoSQL
12 32 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 32 (2.60%) RDBMS
13 29 (2.35%) 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 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 143 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 109 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 108 (8.76%) Visual Studio
4 49 (3.97%) JIRA
5 38 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 29 (2.35%) Selenium
6 29 (2.35%) Subversion
7 24 (1.95%) LINQPad
8 23 (1.87%) NUnit
9 17 (1.38%) Bugzilla
9 17 (1.38%) Moq
9 17 (1.38%) Trac
10 12 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (0.81%) Fiddler
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
1 126 (10.22%) Finance
2 115 (9.33%) Retail
3 25 (2.03%) Advertising
4 21 (1.70%) Banking
5 18 (1.46%) Back Office
6 15 (1.22%) Marketing
7 14 (1.14%) 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
15 2 (0.16%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) International Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.081%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.081%) Front Office
16 1 (0.081%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 849 (68.86%) Developer
2 470 (38.12%) .NET Developer
3 360 (29.20%) Software Developer
4 342 (27.74%) C# Developer
5 255 (20.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 227 (18.41%) C# Software Developer
7 207 (16.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 203 (16.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 179 (14.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 165 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 163 (13.22%) SQL Developer
12 144 (11.68%) Senior Developer
13 95 (7.70%) Junior
14 94 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
15 80 (6.49%) Software Engineer
16 77 (6.24%) Senior C# Developer
17 65 (5.27%) Junior Developer
18 64 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
19 62 (5.03%) Analyst
19 62 (5.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 790 (64.07%) .NET
2 510 (41.36%) ASP.NET
3 414 (33.58%) HTML
4 382 (30.98%) CSS
5 350 (28.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 306 (24.82%) jQuery
7 225 (18.25%) AngularJS
8 191 (15.49%) Web Services
9 190 (15.41%) .NET Framework
10 185 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 157 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 152 (12.33%) Ajax
13 118 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 118 (9.57%) RESTful
14 109 (8.84%) WCF
15 106 (8.60%) XML
16 101 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 99 (8.03%) KnockoutJS
18 91 (7.38%) Entity Framework
19 84 (6.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.57%) Greenfield Project
2 82 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 55 (4.46%) Fintech
4 43 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 32 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.60%) Clustering
7 27 (2.19%) Replication
8 20 (1.62%) Tandem
9 19 (1.54%) User Experience
10 18 (1.46%) Driving Licence
11 16 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.05%) EPoS
12 13 (1.05%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.49%) Derivative
14 5 (0.41%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.32%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.24%) Data Structures
17 2 (0.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 240 (19.46%) Windows
2 123 (9.98%) Linux
3 100 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 26 (2.11%) 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
1 543 (44.04%) MVC
2 447 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (15.65%) TDD
4 173 (14.03%) OO
5 162 (13.14%) Web Development
6 149 (12.08%) Software Engineering
7 139 (11.27%) OOP
8 133 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
9 120 (9.73%) Web Application Development
10 119 (9.65%) BDD
11 112 (9.08%) Test Automation
12 107 (8.68%) Scrum
13 65 (5.27%) Unit Testing
14 63 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (4.70%) SDLC
16 55 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
17 53 (4.30%) OOD
18 50 (4.06%) Analytics
19 48 (3.89%) Mentoring
20 43 (3.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 846 (68.61%) C#
2 640 (51.91%) SQL
3 532 (43.15%) JavaScript
4 223 (18.09%) T-SQL
5 126 (10.22%) VB.NET
6 109 (8.84%) Java
7 91 (7.38%) PHP
8 50 (4.06%) PowerShell
9 45 (3.65%) Ruby
10 27 (2.19%) C++
11 23 (1.87%) TypeScript
11 23 (1.87%) VB
12 19 (1.54%) Python
13 14 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.89%) Delphi
15 10 (0.81%) C
16 8 (0.65%) VB6
16 8 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 6 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 5 (0.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 100 (8.11%) Degree
2 32 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.89%) MCSA
7 9 (0.73%) MCSE
8 8 (0.65%) ISEB
8 8 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.41%) MCP
12 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.16%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.16%) CCNA
13 2 (0.16%) HNC
13 2 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.92%) QA
2 20 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.05%) 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 71 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.76%) Docker
3 33 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.51%) 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 27 (2.19%) Docker Swarm
3 10 (0.81%) Puppet
4 9 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (0.65%) SCCM
6 6 (0.49%) SCOM
6 6 (0.49%) vCenter Server
7 5 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.41%) Oozie
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
10 2 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.081%) Rancher
Vendors
1 389 (31.55%) Microsoft
2 114 (9.25%) Oracle
3 52 (4.22%) VMware
4 45 (3.65%) Xamarin
5 36 (2.92%) Telerik
6 23 (1.87%) Citrix
6 23 (1.87%) Tableau
7 18 (1.46%) SAP
8 17 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 16 (1.30%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.30%) SolarWinds
10 15 (1.22%) Atlassian
10 15 (1.22%) Zend
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%) Capita
14 9 (0.73%) Splunk
15 8 (0.65%) Dynatrace