Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 482 823 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.20% 16.00% 15.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.28% 54.47% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 435 777 735
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 1,140 1,511 1,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.49% 29.37% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1,318 1,241
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,350 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 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
Guildford -8 114 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Reigate -4 67 £65,000 +36.84% 12
Leatherhead +8 59 £55,000 - 2
Farnham +1 32 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Woking -11 28 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Redhill +1 26 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Egham +5 17 £45,000 -8.16%
Godalming +2 13 £57,500 +98.28% 2
Addlestone +3 12 £42,500 -
Whyteleafe 0 12 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Esher - 11 £37,500 -
Camberley -31 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Epsom -4 7 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Weybridge +8 5 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Staines +3 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Caterham -1 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Walton-on-Thames -5 3 £70,000 +47.37% 2
Horley -11 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Chertsey -11 3 £52,500 +23.53%
Dorking -2 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Cobham 0 1 £52,500 -19.23%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 273 (56.64%) SQL
2 272 (56.43%) C#
3 263 (54.56%) .NET
4 226 (46.89%) Microsoft
5 197 (40.87%) MVC
6 194 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
7 186 (38.59%) JavaScript
8 171 (35.48%) HTML
9 156 (32.37%) CSS
10 148 (30.71%) ASP.NET
11 142 (29.46%) Windows
12 140 (29.05%) Finance
13 135 (28.01%) Microsoft Azure
14 107 (22.20%) HTML5
15 103 (21.37%) .NET Framework
16 98 (20.33%) T-SQL
17 93 (19.29%) Scrum
18 90 (18.67%) Web Services
19 89 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
20 85 (17.63%) Windows Server
21 79 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 78 (16.18%) jQuery
22 78 (16.18%) TDD
23 74 (15.35%) AngularJS
24 70 (14.52%) Active Directory
25 69 (14.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 68 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
27 66 (13.69%) Degree
28 65 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
28 65 (13.49%) IIS

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 (13.49%) IIS
2 25 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.32%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.87%) CMS
5 9 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.66%) JBoss
6 8 (1.66%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.45%) Confluence
8 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.83%) Apache
9 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.83%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.41%) Drupal
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 135 (28.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (7.68%) Power Platform
3 34 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (6.64%) Office 365
5 25 (5.19%) SaaS
6 17 (3.53%) PaaS
7 11 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.87%) IaaS
9 6 (1.24%) Twilio
10 5 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.62%) GitHub
12 2 (0.41%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.41%) Serverless
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon Alexa
13 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.21%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.68%) DNS
1 37 (7.68%) Firewall
2 31 (6.43%) TCP/IP
3 27 (5.60%) DHCP
4 25 (5.19%) VLAN
5 21 (4.36%) VPN
6 20 (4.15%) WAN
7 17 (3.53%) LAN
8 16 (3.32%) SAN
9 14 (2.90%) Wireless
10 12 (2.49%) HTTPS
10 12 (2.49%) Reverse Proxy
11 11 (2.28%) MPLS
12 10 (2.07%) Network Security
12 10 (2.07%) SNMP
13 9 (1.87%) CTI
14 8 (1.66%) Skype
14 8 (1.66%) VoIP
15 6 (1.24%) GPRS
16 5 (1.04%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 63 (13.07%) SQL Server 2016
3 61 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (11.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 47 (9.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 45 (9.34%) Big Data
8 37 (7.68%) Power BI
9 35 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (6.64%) Relational Database
11 28 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (4.98%) Data Lake
13 17 (3.53%) NoSQL
13 17 (3.53%) RDBMS
14 14 (2.90%) SQL Server 2017
15 13 (2.70%) Hadoop
16 9 (1.87%) DTS
16 9 (1.87%) MySQL
16 9 (1.87%) Redis
17 6 (1.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 65 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (11.20%) Visual Studio
3 49 (10.17%) Git (software)
4 27 (5.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (4.77%) Subversion
6 22 (4.56%) Selenium
7 18 (3.73%) NUnit
7 18 (3.73%) SpecFlow
8 17 (3.53%) Jenkins
8 17 (3.53%) JIRA
9 12 (2.49%) JUnit
10 10 (2.07%) Fiddler
10 10 (2.07%) git-flow
10 10 (2.07%) Maven
11 9 (1.87%) Arquillian
11 9 (1.87%) Mockito
12 8 (1.66%) MSBuild
13 7 (1.45%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.45%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 140 (29.05%) Finance
2 17 (3.53%) Back Office
3 11 (2.28%) Retail
4 7 (1.45%) Marketing
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
5 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.41%) Games
7 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) French Language
8 1 (0.21%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.21%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 273 (56.64%) Developer
2 143 (29.67%) .NET Developer
3 69 (14.32%) C# Developer
4 60 (12.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 56 (11.62%) Senior Developer
6 53 (11.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (10.17%) DBA
8 47 (9.75%) Analyst
9 45 (9.34%) SQL DBA
10 44 (9.13%) Software Developer
11 35 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 35 (7.26%) SQL Developer
12 32 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (6.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 28 (5.81%) Junior
14 28 (5.81%) Junior Developer
15 25 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
15 25 (5.19%) Web Developer
16 24 (4.98%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (54.56%) .NET
2 171 (35.48%) HTML
3 156 (32.37%) CSS
4 148 (30.71%) ASP.NET
5 107 (22.20%) HTML5
6 103 (21.37%) .NET Framework
7 90 (18.67%) Web Services
8 89 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 78 (16.18%) jQuery
11 74 (15.35%) AngularJS
12 63 (13.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 57 (11.83%) .NET Core
13 57 (11.83%) WCF
14 55 (11.41%) Entity Framework
15 45 (9.34%) CSS3
16 41 (8.51%) REST
17 34 (7.05%) JSON
18 27 (5.60%) WPF
19 25 (5.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (4.36%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.36%) Reinsurance
4 20 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.94%) N-Tier
6 17 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.07%) CMDB
7 10 (2.07%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.87%) Replication
8 9 (1.87%) User Experience
9 8 (1.66%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.45%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.24%) Clustering
12 4 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.62%) Digital Signage
13 3 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 142 (29.46%) Windows
2 85 (17.63%) Windows Server
3 48 (9.96%) Linux
3 48 (9.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (7.05%) Android
6 33 (6.85%) Apple iOS
7 17 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.49%) CentOS
8 12 (2.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.66%) Unix
10 7 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (40.87%) MVC
2 194 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (19.29%) Scrum
4 78 (16.18%) TDD
5 68 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
6 61 (12.66%) Unit Testing
7 54 (11.20%) Test Automation
8 50 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (9.54%) Web Development
10 41 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (8.51%) ITIL
11 38 (7.88%) OO
12 36 (7.47%) SOLID
13 35 (7.26%) SDLC
14 31 (6.43%) ETL
15 30 (6.22%) OOP
16 29 (6.02%) Software Engineering
17 28 (5.81%) Computer Science
18 25 (5.19%) Migration
19 24 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 273 (56.64%) SQL
2 272 (56.43%) C#
3 186 (38.59%) JavaScript
4 98 (20.33%) T-SQL
5 57 (11.83%) PowerShell
6 47 (9.75%) PHP
7 41 (8.51%) Java
8 22 (4.56%) Python
9 18 (3.73%) VBScript
10 14 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.90%) TypeScript
11 9 (1.87%) R
12 8 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.45%) C++
14 6 (1.24%) VB
15 5 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (1.04%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.83%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.83%) C
16 4 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (13.69%) Degree
2 21 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.87%) CCNA
6 9 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.45%) MCSA
8 6 (1.24%) CCNP
8 6 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.04%) MCSE
10 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.83%) MCP
11 3 (0.62%) CCDP
11 3 (0.62%) HNC
11 3 (0.62%) HND
12 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.26%) SLA
2 19 (3.94%) QA
3 12 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.83%) WAI
6 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.41%) GDPR
8 1 (0.21%) GAMP
System Software
1 70 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 54 (11.20%) Hyper-V
3 35 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.11%) Firmware
5 6 (1.24%) Docker
6 3 (0.62%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.41%) vSphere
7 2 (0.41%) XenApp
7 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.70%) SCCM
2 12 (2.49%) Perfmon
2 12 (2.49%) WSUS
3 10 (2.07%) SCVMM
4 9 (1.87%) Puppet
5 8 (1.66%) Kubernetes
5 8 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.45%) SCOM
7 6 (1.24%) Ansible
8 4 (0.83%) SCSM
8 4 (0.83%) Terraform
9 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 226 (46.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.88%) VMware
3 34 (7.05%) Cisco
4 29 (6.02%) Oracle
5 18 (3.73%) SolarWinds
5 18 (3.73%) Tableau
6 17 (3.53%) Dynatrace
6 17 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.11%) Citrix
8 13 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 13 (2.70%) Sybase
9 12 (2.49%) CA
10 11 (2.28%) Avaya
11 9 (1.87%) Dell
11 9 (1.87%) SAP
12 6 (1.24%) Hortonworks
12 6 (1.24%) RedGate
12 6 (1.24%) Splunk
13 5 (1.04%) HP
14 4 (0.83%) Atlassian