Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 937 1320 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.44% 17.69% 18.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.51% 57.57% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1238 1540
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 1719 2293 2745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.15% 30.73% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 2001 2358
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,887 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 2017. 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 +10 164 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Woking 0 125 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Reigate -2 103 £50,000 - 4
Egham +7 52 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Redhill -3 52 £42,500 -5.56%
Leatherhead -1 48 £42,250 +5.63%
Staines +1 34 £80,000 +60.00% 2
Epsom +1 23 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Camberley +2 20 £40,000 - 2
Godalming +1 17 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Farnham +14 15 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Weybridge +3 10 £40,000 -30.74% 1
Horley -1 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Caterham -2 6 £35,000 -33.33%
Esher +5 5 £27,500 -48.84%
Dorking -8 5 £47,500 +48.44%
Chertsey -19 4 £42,500 -17.07%
Cobham -9 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Addlestone - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 551 (58.80%) .NET
2 524 (55.92%) SQL
3 516 (55.07%) C#
4 442 (47.17%) Microsoft
5 429 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
6 352 (37.57%) ASP.NET
7 279 (29.78%) Finance
8 268 (28.60%) MVC
9 258 (27.53%) JavaScript
10 244 (26.04%) Windows
11 218 (23.27%) T-SQL
12 211 (22.52%) HTML
13 196 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 185 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 169 (18.04%) Scrum
16 168 (17.93%) CSS
17 167 (17.82%) .NET Framework
18 166 (17.72%) TDD
19 151 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
20 146 (15.58%) Test Automation
20 146 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 137 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
22 134 (14.30%) WCF
23 130 (13.87%) Team Foundation Server
23 130 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
24 128 (13.66%) Degree
25 119 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
26 117 (12.49%) VMware
26 117 (12.49%) AngularJS
27 116 (12.38%) Active Directory

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 73 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 67 (7.15%) BizTalk Server
3 63 (6.72%) CMS
4 53 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 51 (5.44%) IIS
6 38 (4.06%) MS Exchange
7 15 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (1.39%) Confluence
8 13 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.07%) JBoss
12 8 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.75%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.64%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.53%) Apache
16 3 (0.32%) nginx
16 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 43 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 151 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.63%) Office 365
4 28 (2.99%) IaaS
4 28 (2.99%) PaaS
5 23 (2.45%) SaaS
6 18 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.17%) Azure Machine Learning
8 7 (0.75%) GitHub
9 5 (0.53%) Asana
10 4 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (6.72%) Firewall
2 45 (4.80%) Internet
3 43 (4.59%) TCP/IP
4 39 (4.16%) SAN
5 33 (3.52%) LAN
6 32 (3.42%) DNS
6 32 (3.42%) WAN
7 24 (2.56%) NAS
8 20 (2.13%) SMTP
9 17 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (1.39%) HTTP
10 13 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
11 12 (1.28%) VPN
12 10 (1.07%) Skype
12 10 (1.07%) VLAN
13 9 (0.96%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.75%) DHCP
15 6 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.64%) FCoE
16 4 (0.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 146 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 130 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 92 (9.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 87 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (8.22%) Power BI
7 68 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 65 (6.94%) Big Data
9 64 (6.83%) Relational Database
10 50 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 48 (5.12%) Data Lake
11 48 (5.12%) NoSQL
12 43 (4.59%) MySQL
13 39 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
14 38 (4.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 32 (3.42%) RDBMS
16 31 (3.31%) MongoDB
17 22 (2.35%) Oracle Database
18 18 (1.92%) OLAP
19 17 (1.81%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 130 (13.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 111 (11.85%) NUnit
3 76 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 51 (5.44%) Git (software)
5 39 (4.16%) JIRA
6 32 (3.42%) Subversion
6 32 (3.42%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.92%) Selenium
8 17 (1.81%) Moq
9 14 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (1.39%) Maven
11 12 (1.28%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (0.96%) Ant
13 9 (0.96%) Arquillian
13 9 (0.96%) JMeter
13 9 (0.96%) JUnit
13 9 (0.96%) Mockito
14 6 (0.64%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 279 (29.78%) Finance
2 49 (5.23%) Banking
3 37 (3.95%) Retail
4 34 (3.63%) Marketing
5 21 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (1.81%) Advertising
7 16 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.39%) Games
9 12 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.17%) Electronics
11 10 (1.07%) Legal
12 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.64%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.32%) French Language
14 3 (0.32%) German Language
14 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.21%) Back Office
15 2 (0.21%) International Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 575 (61.37%) Developer
2 318 (33.94%) .NET Developer
3 186 (19.85%) C# Developer
4 131 (13.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 117 (12.49%) SQL Developer
6 104 (11.10%) Senior Developer
7 78 (8.32%) Software Developer
8 75 (8.00%) Junior
9 74 (7.90%) SSIS Developer
10 71 (7.58%) Junior Developer
11 65 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 63 (6.72%) DBA
13 58 (6.19%) SQL DBA
14 57 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
15 56 (5.98%) Analyst
16 53 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 48 (5.12%) Administrator
17 48 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 46 (4.91%) Junior .NET Developer
19 45 (4.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (58.80%) .NET
2 352 (37.57%) ASP.NET
3 211 (22.52%) HTML
4 185 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 168 (17.93%) CSS
6 167 (17.82%) .NET Framework
7 137 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 134 (14.30%) WCF
9 117 (12.49%) AngularJS
10 116 (12.38%) Web Services
11 103 (10.99%) jQuery
12 85 (9.07%) Entity Framework
13 81 (8.64%) XML
14 73 (7.79%) RESTful
15 72 (7.68%) HTML5
16 68 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 62 (6.62%) WPF
18 60 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 51 (5.44%) XSLT
20 36 (3.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.47%) Computer Science
2 65 (6.94%) Clustering
3 55 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (5.23%) Fintech
6 32 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (2.45%) N-Tier
8 22 (2.35%) Replication
9 20 (2.13%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.39%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.28%) W3C
12 11 (1.17%) Streaming Music
13 10 (1.07%) Data Centre
14 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (0.96%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.85%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.75%) User Experience
17 5 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 244 (26.04%) Windows
2 108 (11.53%) Windows Server
3 72 (7.68%) Linux
4 45 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (3.42%) Android
6 32 (3.42%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.60%) CentOS
10 13 (1.39%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.96%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.75%) Unix
12 7 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.32%) Debian
16 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (28.60%) MVC
3 169 (18.04%) Scrum
4 166 (17.72%) TDD
5 146 (15.58%) Test Automation
6 119 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
7 105 (11.21%) OO
8 101 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (9.93%) ITIL
10 84 (8.96%) Web Application Development
11 74 (7.90%) BDD
12 71 (7.58%) Unit Testing
13 66 (7.04%) ETL
14 65 (6.94%) Software Engineering
15 64 (6.83%) E-business
16 62 (6.62%) Data Modelling
16 62 (6.62%) SDLC
17 61 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
18 57 (6.08%) High Availability
19 52 (5.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 524 (55.92%) SQL
2 516 (55.07%) C#
3 258 (27.53%) JavaScript
4 218 (23.27%) T-SQL
5 75 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 65 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 62 (6.62%) Java
8 44 (4.70%) Ruby
9 34 (3.63%) Python
10 17 (1.81%) VB
11 15 (1.60%) R
12 13 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.39%) PHP
13 12 (1.28%) ES6
13 12 (1.28%) Perl
13 12 (1.28%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.07%) ActionScript
14 10 (1.07%) ActionScript 2.0
15 9 (0.96%) C++
15 9 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 128 (13.66%) Degree
2 89 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (5.87%) MCSE
4 26 (2.77%) MCSA
5 22 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.03%) MCITP
8 18 (1.92%) CCA
8 18 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.71%) MCTS
11 14 (1.49%) CCNA
12 9 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.85%) CCAA
13 8 (0.85%) Security Cleared
14 7 (0.75%) ISEB
14 7 (0.75%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.75%) MCDBA
14 7 (0.75%) MCP
14 7 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.30%) QA
2 43 (4.59%) SLA
3 10 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 90 (9.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (4.16%) vSphere
4 38 (4.06%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.03%) XenApp
6 10 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.85%) Docker
7 8 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.75%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.43%) Firmware
10 4 (0.43%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.32%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.32%) UAG
12 2 (0.21%) HDFS
12 2 (0.21%) NFS
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (2.67%) SCCM
2 17 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.28%) FortiGate
4 11 (1.17%) Puppet
4 11 (1.17%) SCOM
5 10 (1.07%) WSUS
6 9 (0.96%) Nagios
7 8 (0.85%) Ansible
7 8 (0.85%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (0.85%) Opsview
7 8 (0.85%) SCDPM
8 7 (0.75%) Kibana
8 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.75%) Pingdom
8 7 (0.75%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.43%) Oozie
10 3 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.32%) Simpana
Vendors
1 442 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 117 (12.49%) VMware
3 63 (6.72%) Cisco
4 56 (5.98%) Oracle
5 53 (5.66%) Sitecore
6 44 (4.70%) Citrix
7 40 (4.27%) HP
8 26 (2.77%) SAP
9 25 (2.67%) 3PAR
10 19 (2.03%) Dell
11 17 (1.81%) NetApp
11 17 (1.81%) Tableau
12 14 (1.49%) Google
13 13 (1.39%) Hortonworks
14 11 (1.17%) CommVault
14 11 (1.17%) TOWER Software
15 10 (1.07%) Aruba
15 10 (1.07%) IBM
16 9 (0.96%) Xamarin
17 8 (0.85%) Meraki