Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 367 133 488
Rank change year-on-year -234 +355 +144
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 155 765 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 2.47% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 7.80% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 144 718 88
South East median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -9.57% -38.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £60,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -9.57% -10.48%

SQL Server 2016 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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,767 9,808 9,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.02% 31.66% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,438 8,435 7,997
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in the South East

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the South East.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in the South East

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in the South East

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Surrey -45 60 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Hampshire -85 34 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Thames Valley -152 27 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Kent -36 22 £41,250 -2.94% 15
Buckinghamshire -65 15 £42,000 -1.18% 9
West Sussex -48 11 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Berkshire -70 8 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Oxfordshire -29 4 £47,500 +18.75% 3
East Sussex -46 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 155 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 103 (66.45%) .NET
3 99 (63.87%) C#
4 92 (59.35%) ASP.NET
4 92 (59.35%) MVC
5 89 (57.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 87 (56.13%) SQL
7 74 (47.74%) .NET Framework
8 68 (43.87%) TDD
9 63 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (40.65%) Web Application Development
10 59 (38.06%) Microsoft
11 57 (36.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 56 (36.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 56 (36.13%) T-SQL
12 56 (36.13%) WCF
12 56 (36.13%) BDD
12 56 (36.13%) RESTful
13 51 (32.90%) JavaScript
14 48 (30.97%) Entity Framework
15 45 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
15 45 (29.03%) NoSQL
16 44 (28.39%) Windows
17 42 (27.10%) Ruby
18 36 (23.23%) Git (software)
18 36 (23.23%) Scrum
18 36 (23.23%) Node.js
19 35 (22.58%) AngularJS
20 34 (21.94%) CSS
21 33 (21.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (7.10%) IIS
1 11 (7.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) DNN
5 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Kentico
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.87%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.94%) Office 365
4 3 (1.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.61%) Internet
2 8 (5.16%) SAN
3 7 (4.52%) VPN
4 6 (3.87%) Firewall
5 4 (2.58%) Hyperconnected
5 4 (2.58%) VLAN
6 3 (1.94%) DHCP
6 3 (1.94%) DNS
6 3 (1.94%) NAS
6 3 (1.94%) VoIP
7 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.65%) BGP
8 1 (0.65%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.65%) OSPF
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (29.03%) NoSQL
2 45 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (21.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (21.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (16.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (8.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (7.74%) MongoDB
10 11 (7.10%) Oracle Database
10 11 (7.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (4.52%) MS Access
11 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.87%) DTS
12 6 (3.87%) MySQL
12 6 (3.87%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 36 (23.23%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.55%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.10%) NUnit
4 10 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.87%) JIRA
5 6 (3.87%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.23%) Subversion
6 5 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
7 4 (2.58%) Selenium
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (17.42%) Marketing
2 24 (15.48%) Finance
3 15 (9.68%) Games
4 7 (4.52%) Advertising
5 6 (3.87%) Back Office
6 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.58%) Music Industry
8 3 (1.94%) Military
9 2 (1.29%) Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (66.45%) Developer
2 79 (50.97%) .NET Developer
3 36 (23.23%) DBA
4 34 (21.94%) SQL DBA
5 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 22 (14.19%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (14.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (12.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 15 (9.68%) Administrator
8 15 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (7.74%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.45%) Junior
10 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Junior .NET Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Junior Developer
12 8 (5.16%) Analyst
13 7 (4.52%) Internet Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (66.45%) .NET
2 92 (59.35%) ASP.NET
3 89 (57.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 74 (47.74%) .NET Framework
5 57 (36.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 56 (36.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 56 (36.13%) RESTful
6 56 (36.13%) WCF
7 48 (30.97%) Entity Framework
8 36 (23.23%) Node.js
9 35 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 34 (21.94%) CSS
11 32 (20.65%) Code First Entity Framework
11 32 (20.65%) WPF
12 31 (20.00%) WinForms
13 30 (19.35%) HTML
14 23 (14.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (14.84%) Web Services
15 18 (11.61%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.68%) Clustering
3 12 (7.74%) W3C
4 11 (7.10%) N-Tier
5 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (5.81%) Replication
7 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.87%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.87%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.94%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.29%) Fintech
9 2 (1.29%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.65%) BBC
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Social Media
10 1 (0.65%) Tandem
10 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.39%) Windows
2 13 (8.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (59.35%) MVC
2 68 (43.87%) TDD
3 63 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (40.65%) Web Application Development
4 56 (36.13%) BDD
5 36 (23.23%) Scrum
6 32 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (18.06%) OO
8 25 (16.13%) High Availability
9 22 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (11.61%) Data Modelling
12 17 (10.97%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (10.97%) Kanban
13 16 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (10.32%) Unit Testing
14 14 (9.03%) Test Automation
15 13 (8.39%) E-business
16 12 (7.74%) Analytics
16 12 (7.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (63.87%) C#
2 87 (56.13%) SQL
3 56 (36.13%) T-SQL
4 51 (32.90%) JavaScript
5 42 (27.10%) Ruby
6 15 (9.68%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.87%) F#
8 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.94%) Python
10 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) R
11 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.23%) MCITP
5 3 (1.94%) MCP
5 3 (1.94%) MCSA
6 2 (1.29%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
1 8 (5.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.94%) Docker
3 3 (1.94%) XenApp
3 3 (1.94%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Kibana
2 3 (1.94%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (38.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.26%) Oracle
3 15 (9.68%) Google
4 7 (4.52%) Facebook
4 7 (4.52%) VMware
5 6 (3.87%) Cisco
5 6 (3.87%) IBM
6 4 (2.58%) Capita
6 4 (2.58%) Tableau
7 3 (1.94%) Citrix
8 2 (1.29%) Infor
8 2 (1.29%) SAP
8 2 (1.29%) Veritas
9 1 (0.65%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.65%) Alterian
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.65%) Yahoo!