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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 351 283 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.23% 11.18% 19.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.31% 41.86% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 302 237 361
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 £30,000 £27,500
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 602 676 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.84% 26.70% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 508 547 650
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £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 22 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 22 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 +6 66 £42,000 -16.00% 7
St Albans +4 60 £57,000 -12.30% 6
Hemel Hempstead +9 46 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Letchworth +11 38 £40,000 - 7
Welwyn Garden City +12 22 £45,000 - 3
Hitchin +6 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 11 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Rickmansworth -1 8 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Stevenage -1 8 £47,500 +15.85% 4
Hatfield +1 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Waltham Cross - 7 £70,000 -
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 -8 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 22 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.

1 401 (60.21%) .NET
2 368 (55.26%) C#
3 333 (50.00%) SQL
4 315 (47.30%) MVC
5 297 (44.59%) ASP.NET
6 250 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
7 238 (35.74%) Microsoft
8 234 (35.14%) JavaScript
9 223 (33.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 201 (30.18%) AngularJS
11 199 (29.88%) TDD
12 188 (28.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 140 (21.02%) HTML
14 125 (18.77%) SQL Server 2014
14 125 (18.77%) MS Excel
15 123 (18.47%) BDD
16 121 (18.17%) RESTful
17 116 (17.42%) Windows
17 116 (17.42%) .NET Framework
18 114 (17.12%) Java
19 113 (16.97%) Web Application Development
20 111 (16.67%) Scrum
21 108 (16.22%) T-SQL
22 105 (15.77%) Git (software)
23 100 (15.02%) Oracle
24 97 (14.56%) Entity Framework
25 96 (14.41%) WCF
26 95 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
27 93 (13.96%) jQuery
28 92 (13.81%) 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 (9.01%) IIS
2 56 (8.41%) SharePoint
3 36 (5.41%) CMS
4 29 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 22 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 22 (3.30%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.00%) SAS
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 2010
11 9 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.75%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.75%) Captiva
13 5 (0.75%) Documentum
Applications
1 125 (18.77%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.60%) MS Office
3 14 (2.10%) 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 (2.55%) 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 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.15%) SaaS
4 15 (2.25%) Office 365
5 4 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.60%) Firewall
2 23 (3.45%) SAN
3 18 (2.70%) 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%) LDAP
10 2 (0.30%) SSH
10 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.15%) Skype
11 1 (0.15%) VLAN
11 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (18.77%) SQL Server 2014
2 92 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (11.86%) NoSQL
5 58 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (6.91%) Relational Database
8 44 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (5.41%) MySQL
10 30 (4.50%) Oracle Database
11 28 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (4.05%) RDBMS
13 21 (3.15%) SQL Server 2016
14 19 (2.85%) Big Data
14 19 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
15 17 (2.55%) QlikView
16 16 (2.40%) DTS
16 16 (2.40%) GIS
16 16 (2.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 105 (15.77%) Git (software)
2 95 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (7.36%) Visual Studio
4 43 (6.46%) NUnit
5 34 (5.11%) MSTest
6 32 (4.80%) SpecFlow
7 31 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 29 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (4.05%) JIRA
10 21 (3.15%) Maven
11 17 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (2.40%) Subversion
12 16 (2.40%) TeamCity
13 15 (2.25%) Selenium
14 14 (2.10%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.80%) Moq
16 10 (1.50%) gulp
16 10 (1.50%) JBehave
16 10 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
16 10 (1.50%) Protractor
General
1 81 (12.16%) Finance
2 29 (4.35%) Retail
3 25 (3.75%) Marketing
4 24 (3.60%) Advertising
5 19 (2.85%) 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
1 458 (68.77%) Developer
2 257 (38.59%) .NET Developer
3 178 (26.73%) C# Developer
4 131 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 101 (15.17%) SQL Developer
6 94 (14.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 89 (13.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 82 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 55 (8.26%) Analyst
10 46 (6.91%) Senior Developer
11 43 (6.46%) Java Developer
12 33 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
13 32 (4.80%) Lead Developer
14 31 (4.65%) Agile Developer
15 30 (4.50%) SQL Server Developer
16 28 (4.20%) Administrator
16 28 (4.20%) Software Developer
17 27 (4.05%) Social Media Developer
18 24 (3.60%) DBA
19 23 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (60.21%) .NET
2 297 (44.59%) ASP.NET
3 223 (33.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 201 (30.18%) AngularJS
5 188 (28.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 140 (21.02%) HTML
7 121 (18.17%) RESTful
8 116 (17.42%) .NET Framework
9 97 (14.56%) Entity Framework
10 96 (14.41%) WCF
11 93 (13.96%) jQuery
12 89 (13.36%) KnockoutJS
13 85 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 82 (12.31%) CSS
15 77 (11.56%) Node.js
16 69 (10.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 53 (7.96%) Web Services
18 44 (6.61%) Spring
19 36 (5.41%) HTML5
20 35 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.11%) Social Media
4 27 (4.05%) 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
1 116 (17.42%) Windows
2 74 (11.11%) Linux
3 65 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 47 (7.06%) Unix
5 33 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.00%) 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
13 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (47.30%) MVC
2 250 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (29.88%) TDD
4 123 (18.47%) BDD
5 113 (16.97%) Web Application Development
6 111 (16.67%) Scrum
7 80 (12.01%) OO
8 78 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
9 68 (10.21%) Unit Testing
10 61 (9.16%) Web Development
11 57 (8.56%) ETL
12 53 (7.96%) Software Engineering
13 52 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (6.61%) Migration
15 40 (6.01%) CRM
16 38 (5.71%) Analytics
17 31 (4.65%) ITIL
18 30 (4.50%) Change Management
19 29 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
19 29 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 368 (55.26%) C#
2 333 (50.00%) SQL
3 234 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 114 (17.12%) Java
5 108 (16.22%) T-SQL
6 69 (10.36%) Ruby
7 63 (9.46%) VB.NET
8 58 (8.71%) PowerShell
9 45 (6.76%) VB
10 26 (3.90%) TypeScript
11 23 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 21 (3.15%) VBScript
13 18 (2.70%) Python
14 17 (2.55%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.10%) PHP
16 13 (1.95%) C++
17 12 (1.80%) Perl
17 12 (1.80%) VBA
18 10 (1.50%) ES6
19 9 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (9.31%) Degree
2 52 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (4.35%) 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%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.80%) SLA
2 24 (3.60%) QA
3 18 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 41 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.55%) 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 4 (0.60%) XenApp
10 2 (0.30%) Docker
10 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.80%) Puppet
3 11 (1.65%) SCOM
4 10 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (1.50%) 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
1 238 (35.74%) Microsoft
2 100 (15.02%) Oracle
3 44 (6.61%) VMware
4 32 (4.80%) Google
5 29 (4.35%) Apple
6 27 (4.05%) Facebook
6 27 (4.05%) Sony
6 27 (4.05%) Yahoo!
7 21 (3.15%) SAP
7 21 (3.15%) Tableau
8 19 (2.85%) Citrix
9 15 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.95%) IBM
10 13 (1.95%) Sitecore
11 12 (1.80%) SonicWALL
12 11 (1.65%) Cisco
12 11 (1.65%) Sybase
12 11 (1.65%) Xamarin
13 10 (1.50%) HP
14 7 (1.05%) EMC
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35K DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago