The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 9 14 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 354 287 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.10% 11.16% 19.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.94% 42.27% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 302 242 370
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,800 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 611 679 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.79% 26.40% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 516 553 656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 66 £40,000 -23.80% 9
St Albans +2 59 £55,750 -14.23% 8
Hemel Hempstead +7 46 £50,000 +19.04% 4
Letchworth +11 39 £40,000 - 7
Welwyn Garden City +13 22 £45,000 - 3
Hitchin +6 14 £40,000 +23.07%
Bishop's Stortford +2 11 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Stevenage 0 8 £47,500 +15.85% 3
Hatfield -3 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Waltham Cross - 7 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth -2 6 £60,000 +41.17%
Borehamwood -12 5 £52,500 +69.35%
Radlett - 5 £47,500 -
Hertford - 4 £47,500 -
Kings Langley -5 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Broxbourne -9 1 £45,000 - 2
Hoddesdon - 1 £36,924 -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 403 (60.33%) .NET
2 370 (55.39%) C#
3 340 (50.90%) SQL
4 316 (47.31%) MVC
5 298 (44.61%) ASP.NET
6 250 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
7 240 (35.93%) Microsoft
8 236 (35.33%) JavaScript
9 225 (33.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 204 (30.54%) AngularJS
11 201 (30.09%) TDD
12 191 (28.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 143 (21.41%) HTML
14 124 (18.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 124 (18.56%) MS Excel
15 123 (18.41%) BDD
16 121 (18.11%) RESTful
17 118 (17.66%) .NET Framework
18 116 (17.37%) Java
19 115 (17.22%) Windows
20 113 (16.92%) Scrum
21 112 (16.77%) Web Application Development
22 110 (16.47%) T-SQL
23 105 (15.72%) Git (software)
24 100 (14.97%) Oracle
25 99 (14.82%) Entity Framework
26 97 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
26 97 (14.52%) WCF
27 93 (13.92%) jQuery
28 92 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 60 (8.98%) IIS
2 53 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 36 (5.39%) CMS
4 29 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (3.29%) MS Exchange
5 22 (3.29%) Tomcat
6 21 (3.14%) SAS
7 20 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (1.95%) Umbraco
9 12 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.50%) JBoss
10 10 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (1.05%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.75%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.75%) Captiva
14 5 (0.75%) Documentum
Applications
1 124 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.44%) MS Office
3 15 (2.25%) SPSS
4 5 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.60%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) InDesign
6 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.75%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.15%) Maximo
9 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.14%) SaaS
3 14 (2.10%) Office 365
4 3 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.59%) Firewall
2 22 (3.29%) SAN
3 18 (2.69%) DNS
4 16 (2.40%) DHCP
5 10 (1.50%) VoIP
6 8 (1.20%) iSCSI
7 5 (0.75%) Internet
7 5 (0.75%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.60%) WAN
9 3 (0.45%) FTP
9 3 (0.45%) LAN
10 2 (0.30%) AMQP
10 2 (0.30%) SSH
10 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.15%) Intranet
11 1 (0.15%) LDAP
11 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.15%) Skype
11 1 (0.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (18.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 92 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (11.83%) NoSQL
5 57 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (7.04%) Relational Database
8 44 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (5.39%) MySQL
10 35 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (4.49%) Oracle Database
12 27 (4.04%) RDBMS
12 27 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (2.99%) Big Data
15 19 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
16 18 (2.69%) QlikView
17 17 (2.54%) GIS
18 16 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
18 16 (2.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 105 (15.72%) Git (software)
2 97 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (7.63%) Visual Studio
4 43 (6.44%) NUnit
5 34 (5.09%) MSTest
6 32 (4.79%) SpecFlow
7 31 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 29 (4.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (4.04%) JIRA
10 21 (3.14%) Maven
11 17 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (2.40%) Subversion
12 16 (2.40%) TeamCity
13 14 (2.10%) Selenium
13 14 (2.10%) WebDriver
14 12 (1.80%) Moq
14 12 (1.80%) Protractor
15 10 (1.50%) gulp
15 10 (1.50%) JBehave
15 10 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 84 (12.57%) Finance
2 29 (4.34%) Retail
3 25 (3.74%) Marketing
4 23 (3.44%) Advertising
5 20 (2.99%) Legal
6 15 (2.25%) Music Industry
7 9 (1.35%) Games
8 8 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.05%) Banking
10 6 (0.90%) Billing
10 6 (0.90%) Publishing
11 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.45%) Back Office
12 3 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.30%) Military
13 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 460 (68.86%) Developer
2 258 (38.62%) .NET Developer
3 179 (26.80%) C# Developer
4 132 (19.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (15.27%) SQL Developer
6 95 (14.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 90 (13.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 83 (12.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 55 (8.23%) Analyst
10 46 (6.89%) Senior Developer
11 43 (6.44%) Java Developer
12 33 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 32 (4.79%) Lead Developer
14 31 (4.64%) Agile Developer
15 30 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
16 28 (4.19%) Administrator
16 28 (4.19%) Software Developer
17 27 (4.04%) Social Media Developer
18 24 (3.59%) DBA
19 23 (3.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (60.33%) .NET
2 298 (44.61%) ASP.NET
3 225 (33.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 204 (30.54%) AngularJS
5 191 (28.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 143 (21.41%) HTML
7 121 (18.11%) RESTful
8 118 (17.66%) .NET Framework
9 99 (14.82%) Entity Framework
10 97 (14.52%) WCF
11 93 (13.92%) jQuery
12 90 (13.47%) KnockoutJS
13 85 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 83 (12.43%) CSS
15 77 (11.53%) Node.js
16 69 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 52 (7.78%) Web Services
18 44 (6.59%) Spring
19 36 (5.39%) HTML5
20 35 (5.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.09%) Social Media
4 27 (4.04%) BBC
5 15 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.25%) Tandem
6 14 (2.10%) iPad
7 12 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.35%) Replication
9 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.90%) PKI
11 5 (0.75%) Clustering
11 5 (0.75%) NHS
12 4 (0.60%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.30%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.30%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.30%) EPoS
13 2 (0.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.22%) Windows
2 74 (11.08%) Linux
3 64 (9.58%) Windows Server
4 48 (7.19%) Unix
5 33 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.95%) CentOS
10 12 (1.80%) Solaris
10 12 (1.80%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.05%) Android
12 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.30%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (47.31%) MVC
2 250 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (30.09%) TDD
4 123 (18.41%) BDD
5 113 (16.92%) Scrum
6 112 (16.77%) Web Application Development
7 81 (12.13%) OO
8 79 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
9 69 (10.33%) Unit Testing
10 63 (9.43%) Web Development
11 57 (8.53%) ETL
12 52 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (7.78%) Software Engineering
13 44 (6.59%) Migration
14 40 (5.99%) CRM
15 39 (5.84%) Analytics
16 30 (4.49%) Change Management
16 30 (4.49%) ITIL
17 29 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (4.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 370 (55.39%) C#
2 340 (50.90%) SQL
3 236 (35.33%) JavaScript
4 116 (17.37%) Java
5 110 (16.47%) T-SQL
6 69 (10.33%) Ruby
7 64 (9.58%) VB.NET
8 58 (8.68%) PowerShell
9 45 (6.74%) VB
10 27 (4.04%) TypeScript
11 24 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 21 (3.14%) VBScript
13 19 (2.84%) Python
14 17 (2.54%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.10%) PHP
16 12 (1.80%) C++
16 12 (1.80%) Perl
16 12 (1.80%) VBA
17 10 (1.50%) ES6
18 9 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (9.28%) Degree
2 52 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (2.40%) MCP
5 11 (1.65%) MCSE
6 9 (1.35%) MCITP
7 8 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.20%) MCTS
8 7 (1.05%) CCAA
8 7 (1.05%) CCNA
8 7 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (0.90%) ISEB
10 5 (0.75%) CEH
10 5 (0.75%) SSCP
11 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.60%) MCSA
11 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.79%) SLA
2 24 (3.59%) QA
3 18 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 40 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.54%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.10%) vSphere
5 12 (1.80%) vCloud
6 10 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.45%) XenApp
10 2 (0.30%) Docker
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.80%) Puppet
3 10 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (1.50%) SCOM
4 9 (1.35%) SCCM
5 5 (0.75%) Kibana
5 5 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.30%) Ansible
8 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 240 (35.93%) Microsoft
2 100 (14.97%) Oracle
3 42 (6.29%) VMware
4 32 (4.79%) Google
5 29 (4.34%) Apple
6 27 (4.04%) Facebook
6 27 (4.04%) Sony
6 27 (4.04%) Yahoo!
7 22 (3.29%) SAP
7 22 (3.29%) Tableau
8 18 (2.69%) Citrix
9 15 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.10%) IBM
11 13 (1.95%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.80%) SonicWALL
13 11 (1.65%) Sybase
13 11 (1.65%) Xamarin
14 10 (1.50%) HP
15 9 (1.35%) Cisco
16 7 (1.05%) Veeam
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35K DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago