Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 821 836 1,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.93% 15.48% 17.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.33% 54.01% 55.98%
Number of salaries quoted 776 748 1,325
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +2.41%

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 Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,511 1,548 2,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.32% 28.66% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,256 2,180
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Surrey

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Surrey

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Surrey

SQL Server
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Guildford -3 157 £45,000 -3.23% 12
Reigate -1 102 £47,500 -4.79% 14
Woking -1 76 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Leatherhead -11 52 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Farnham +2 41 £43,000 +4.24% 4
Camberley +5 38 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Redhill -1 34 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Godalming -2 29 £29,500 -21.33% 5
Epsom +3 21 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 19 £40,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +21 18 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Staines -14 16 £40,000 -42.86% 2
Chertsey +13 15 £42,500 +20.57% 2
Egham -3 15 £49,000 -14.78%
Thames Ditton - 10 £37,500 -
Dorking +10 9 £40,000 -17.95%
Horley +1 7 £50,000 +37.93%
Whyteleafe - 6 £47,500 - 2
Weybridge - 4 £55,000 - 2
Cobham +7 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Caterham 0 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Addlestone - 1 - -
Virginia Water - 1 £60,000 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 529 (64.43%) .NET
2 514 (62.61%) C#
3 430 (52.38%) SQL
4 357 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 345 (42.02%) ASP.NET
6 336 (40.93%) MVC
7 320 (38.98%) Microsoft
8 273 (33.25%) JavaScript
9 260 (31.67%) HTML
10 256 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 236 (28.75%) CSS
12 198 (24.12%) WCF
13 194 (23.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 190 (23.14%) .NET Framework
15 186 (22.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 185 (22.53%) Windows
17 183 (22.29%) TDD
18 170 (20.71%) AngularJS
19 165 (20.10%) T-SQL
20 155 (18.88%) Finance
21 150 (18.27%) SQL Server 2016
22 131 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
23 130 (15.83%) Oracle
24 127 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 123 (14.98%) Web Application Development
26 120 (14.62%) SDLC
27 119 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
27 119 (14.49%) Degree
28 116 (14.13%) OO
29 112 (13.64%) jQuery

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 65 (7.92%) IIS
2 31 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (2.56%) CMS
5 16 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.22%) NServiceBus
6 10 (1.22%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.10%) Apache
8 8 (0.97%) nginx
8 8 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.85%) DataSynapse
10 6 (0.73%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.61%) JBoss
11 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.49%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 55 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 186 (22.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (4.51%) SaaS
4 17 (2.07%) Office 365
5 14 (1.71%) Serverless
6 10 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.73%) Google Play
9 4 (0.49%) NuGet
9 4 (0.49%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.37%) GitHub
11 2 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.24%) Boomi
11 2 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.38%) DNS
2 32 (3.90%) Firewall
3 25 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.44%) SAN
5 15 (1.83%) LAN
5 15 (1.83%) WAN
6 14 (1.71%) VLAN
7 13 (1.58%) Internet
8 12 (1.46%) NAS
8 12 (1.46%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (1.34%) DHCP
10 9 (1.10%) VPN
11 7 (0.85%) MPLS
11 7 (0.85%) WLAN
12 5 (0.61%) SMS
13 4 (0.49%) Broadband
13 4 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.37%) FTP
15 2 (0.24%) HTTP
16 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (18.27%) SQL Server 2016
2 127 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (12.30%) NoSQL
5 97 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 70 (8.53%) Power BI
8 57 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (6.58%) Relational Database
10 44 (5.36%) MySQL
11 40 (4.87%) RDBMS
12 31 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (3.29%) Oracle Database
14 26 (3.17%) MongoDB
15 25 (3.05%) Big Data
16 24 (2.92%) OLAP
16 24 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 20 (2.44%) OLTP
17 20 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 105 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 101 (12.30%) Git (software)
3 59 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (3.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 22 (2.68%) JIRA
6 20 (2.44%) Subversion
6 20 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 19 (2.31%) TeamCity
8 18 (2.19%) NUnit
9 17 (2.07%) MSTest
10 16 (1.95%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.71%) Selenium
12 12 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.46%) SpecFlow
13 10 (1.22%) GoCD
13 10 (1.22%) Protractor
14 9 (1.10%) Ranorex
15 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Blend
15 5 (0.61%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 155 (18.88%) Finance
2 71 (8.65%) Advertising
3 38 (4.63%) Marketing
4 14 (1.71%) Games
5 13 (1.58%) Back Office
6 12 (1.46%) Music Industry
7 10 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.73%) Banking
9 4 (0.49%) Automotive
9 4 (0.49%) Retail
9 4 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
11 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 497 (60.54%) Developer
2 302 (36.78%) .NET Developer
3 174 (21.19%) C# Developer
4 142 (17.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (14.98%) Software Developer
6 106 (12.91%) .NET Software Developer
7 96 (11.69%) Senior Developer
8 90 (10.96%) Analyst
8 90 (10.96%) SQL Developer
9 72 (8.77%) C# Software Developer
10 46 (5.60%) Support Analyst
11 45 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (5.12%) Support Engineer
13 40 (4.87%) ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 35 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 35 (4.26%) Junior
16 34 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
17 32 (3.90%) Junior Developer
18 31 (3.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (64.43%) .NET
2 345 (42.02%) ASP.NET
3 260 (31.67%) HTML
4 256 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 236 (28.75%) CSS
6 198 (24.12%) WCF
7 194 (23.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 190 (23.14%) .NET Framework
9 170 (20.71%) AngularJS
10 112 (13.64%) jQuery
11 105 (12.79%) RESTful
12 104 (12.67%) Entity Framework
12 104 (12.67%) WPF
13 97 (11.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 95 (11.57%) HTML5
15 93 (11.33%) Web Services
16 89 (10.84%) XML
17 87 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 79 (9.62%) Node.js
19 60 (7.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 51 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 25 (3.05%) Smartphone
7 23 (2.80%) Fintech
8 22 (2.68%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (2.56%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.95%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.83%) W3C
12 13 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
12 13 (1.58%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.58%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.46%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.34%) Replication
14 11 (1.34%) Social Network
14 11 (1.34%) User Experience
15 10 (1.22%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 185 (22.53%) Windows
2 88 (10.72%) Windows Server
3 46 (5.60%) Linux
4 34 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (4.02%) Unix
6 25 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.83%) Android
8 10 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.49%) Solaris
13 3 (0.37%) AIX
14 2 (0.24%) CentOS
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (40.93%) MVC
3 183 (22.29%) TDD
4 131 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
5 123 (14.98%) Web Application Development
6 120 (14.62%) SDLC
7 119 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
8 116 (14.13%) OO
9 97 (11.81%) BDD
10 91 (11.08%) Scrum
11 77 (9.38%) Software Engineering
12 66 (8.04%) ETL
12 66 (8.04%) ITIL
13 64 (7.80%) DevOps
14 58 (7.06%) SOA
15 53 (6.46%) Test Automation
16 48 (5.85%) Data Modelling
16 48 (5.85%) OOP
17 46 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (5.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 514 (62.61%) C#
2 430 (52.38%) SQL
3 273 (33.25%) JavaScript
4 165 (20.10%) T-SQL
5 71 (8.65%) Ruby
6 64 (7.80%) PowerShell
7 51 (6.21%) PL/SQL
8 43 (5.24%) Python
8 43 (5.24%) VB
9 42 (5.12%) VB.NET
10 35 (4.26%) Java
11 27 (3.29%) VBA
12 18 (2.19%) C++
13 17 (2.07%) R
14 15 (1.83%) C
15 14 (1.71%) PHP
15 14 (1.71%) XAML
16 12 (1.46%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.34%) VBScript
18 9 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (14.49%) Degree
2 40 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 15 (1.83%) MCSE
5 7 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.49%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.49%) MCSA
7 3 (0.37%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PMP
8 2 (0.24%) RHCE
8 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) VCP6
9 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.51%) SLA
2 35 (4.26%) QA
3 11 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.10%) GCP
5 4 (0.49%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.07%) Docker
5 12 (1.46%) ProxySG
6 9 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.61%) vSphere
9 4 (0.49%) LXC
9 4 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.37%) HDFS
10 3 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.24%) KVM
12 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (2.56%) SCCM
2 17 (2.07%) SCOM
3 16 (1.95%) Kubernetes
4 13 (1.58%) Failover Clustering
5 11 (1.34%) FortiGate
6 8 (0.97%) Puppet
7 5 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.61%) OpenView
8 4 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.37%) Ansible
9 3 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.24%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.12%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.12%) SCSM
11 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 320 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 130 (15.83%) Oracle
3 63 (7.67%) VMware
4 27 (3.29%) Cisco
5 26 (3.17%) ServiceNow
6 25 (3.05%) Google
7 21 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 18 (2.19%) TOWER Software
9 15 (1.83%) Citrix
10 11 (1.34%) SAP
10 11 (1.34%) Tableau
11 9 (1.10%) BMC
12 6 (0.73%) Capita
12 6 (0.73%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.73%) HP
12 6 (0.73%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.73%) Veeam
13 5 (0.61%) Cognizant
13 5 (0.61%) Remedy
13 5 (0.61%) Symantec