Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 723 918 1,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.84% 16.23% 17.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.95% 54.22% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 675 815 1,262
Surrey median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 1,419 1,693 2,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.17% 29.93% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,217 1,411 2,039
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,887
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -5 129 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Reigate -3 98 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Leatherhead -1 50 £50,000 +19.05% 4
Farnham -1 40 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Woking -7 40 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Godalming -3 39 £37,500 -7.41% 4
Redhill +1 36 £42,500 - 2
Camberley +4 32 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Epsom -4 21 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Chertsey +21 17 £42,500 - 4
Sunbury-on-Thames - 13 £40,000 -
Horley 0 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Staines -11 12 £40,000 -48.39% 1
Thames Ditton - 10 £37,500 -
Dorking +11 9 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £47,500 - 1
Whyteleafe - 6 £47,500 - 1
Egham -11 5 £48,500 -19.17% 1
Weybridge -21 5 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Cobham +6 4 £65,000 +52.94%
Caterham 0 2 £50,000 +42.86%
Addlestone +2 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 481 (66.53%) .NET
2 444 (61.41%) C#
3 350 (48.41%) SQL
4 323 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
5 297 (41.08%) ASP.NET
5 297 (41.08%) MVC
6 284 (39.28%) Microsoft
7 238 (32.92%) JavaScript
8 229 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 219 (30.29%) HTML
10 196 (27.11%) CSS
11 195 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
12 185 (25.59%) Windows
13 176 (24.34%) WCF
14 157 (21.72%) .NET Framework
15 146 (20.19%) Finance
16 136 (18.81%) AngularJS
17 134 (18.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 134 (18.53%) TDD
18 127 (17.57%) T-SQL
19 119 (16.46%) Oracle
20 115 (15.91%) SQL Server 2016
21 113 (15.63%) Visual Studio
22 106 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 104 (14.38%) Degree
23 104 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
24 102 (14.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 101 (13.97%) SDLC
26 99 (13.69%) WPF
27 97 (13.42%) Business Intelligence

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 61 (8.44%) IIS
2 28 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.66%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.52%) Apache
6 11 (1.52%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.11%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.97%) CMS
8 7 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.83%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.69%) DataSynapse
10 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.55%) Confluence
11 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.55%) nginx
12 3 (0.41%) lighttpd
12 3 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 195 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.77%) SaaS
4 19 (2.63%) Office 365
5 11 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.11%) Serverless
7 6 (0.83%) Google Play
8 4 (0.55%) GitHub
8 4 (0.55%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.55%) NuGet
8 4 (0.55%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.41%) PaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.28%) Boomi
10 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.28%) IaaS
10 2 (0.28%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.53%) DNS
2 34 (4.70%) Firewall
3 23 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.04%) Internet
5 19 (2.63%) SAN
6 18 (2.49%) VPN
7 17 (2.35%) VLAN
8 15 (2.07%) LAN
8 15 (2.07%) WAN
9 12 (1.66%) NAS
9 12 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (1.66%) Skype
10 9 (1.24%) MPLS
11 8 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.11%) DHCP
12 7 (0.97%) WLAN
13 4 (0.55%) IPsec
13 4 (0.55%) PBX
13 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (15.91%) SQL Server 2016
2 106 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 102 (14.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (11.48%) NoSQL
5 72 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (8.02%) Relational Database
7 57 (7.88%) Power BI
8 52 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 49 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (6.09%) RDBMS
11 35 (4.84%) MySQL
12 29 (4.01%) Big Data
12 29 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (3.46%) Oracle Database
14 22 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (2.77%) OLAP
17 18 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
18 16 (2.21%) Data Lake
18 16 (2.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 113 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 84 (11.62%) Git (software)
3 59 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.32%) JIRA
4 24 (3.32%) Visual Studio Team System
5 19 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 18 (2.49%) MSTest
7 17 (2.35%) NUnit
8 14 (1.94%) Ranorex
9 13 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.66%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.38%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.24%) Subversion
13 8 (1.11%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.83%) GoCD
14 6 (0.83%) Protractor
15 5 (0.69%) ReSharper
15 5 (0.69%) Selenium
16 4 (0.55%) MSBuild
17 3 (0.41%) Bitbucket
General
1 146 (20.19%) Finance
2 47 (6.50%) Advertising
3 45 (6.22%) Marketing
4 13 (1.80%) Games
5 12 (1.66%) Banking
6 10 (1.38%) Back Office
7 8 (1.11%) Music Industry
8 5 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.41%) Electronics
9 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.41%) Retail
10 2 (0.28%) Billing
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 434 (60.03%) Developer
2 254 (35.13%) .NET Developer
3 132 (18.26%) C# Developer
4 112 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 105 (14.52%) Analyst
5 105 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 99 (13.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 74 (10.24%) SQL Developer
8 66 (9.13%) Senior Developer
9 55 (7.61%) Support Analyst
10 50 (6.92%) C# Software Developer
11 45 (6.22%) Junior
12 37 (5.12%) Junior Developer
13 33 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
14 29 (4.01%) Lead Developer
14 29 (4.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (4.01%) Support Engineer
15 26 (3.60%) Architect
15 26 (3.60%) Junior .NET Developer
16 24 (3.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (66.53%) .NET
2 297 (41.08%) ASP.NET
3 229 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 219 (30.29%) HTML
5 196 (27.11%) CSS
6 176 (24.34%) WCF
7 157 (21.72%) .NET Framework
8 136 (18.81%) AngularJS
9 134 (18.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 99 (13.69%) WPF
11 86 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 83 (11.48%) jQuery
13 80 (11.07%) HTML5
14 78 (10.79%) RESTful
15 74 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 74 (10.24%) Entity Framework
16 72 (9.96%) XML
17 65 (8.99%) Node.js
18 64 (8.85%) Web Services
19 61 (8.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.99%) Greenfield Project
2 53 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.56%) Data Centre
5 32 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (3.87%) N-Tier
7 23 (3.18%) Smartphone
8 21 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 21 (2.90%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.77%) W3C
10 17 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
11 16 (2.21%) Virtual Team
12 15 (2.07%) Replication
13 12 (1.66%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.66%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.38%) Fintech
14 10 (1.38%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (1.24%) User Experience
16 6 (0.83%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 185 (25.59%) Windows
2 82 (11.34%) Windows Server
3 62 (8.58%) Linux
4 36 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (4.43%) Unix
6 30 (4.15%) Android
6 30 (4.15%) Apple iOS
7 27 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.83%) Solaris
10 4 (0.55%) AIX
10 4 (0.55%) VMS
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (41.08%) MVC
3 134 (18.53%) TDD
4 104 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
5 101 (13.97%) SDLC
6 97 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
6 97 (13.42%) Web Application Development
7 91 (12.59%) OO
8 79 (10.93%) Scrum
9 76 (10.51%) ITIL
10 71 (9.82%) BDD
10 71 (9.82%) Software Engineering
11 57 (7.88%) DevOps
12 53 (7.33%) Test Automation
12 53 (7.33%) Unit Testing
13 52 (7.19%) Data Modelling
14 49 (6.78%) ETL
15 44 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (5.95%) Web Development
17 42 (5.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 444 (61.41%) C#
2 350 (48.41%) SQL
3 238 (32.92%) JavaScript
4 127 (17.57%) T-SQL
5 59 (8.16%) Ruby
6 55 (7.61%) PowerShell
7 47 (6.50%) PL/SQL
8 38 (5.26%) Java
9 36 (4.98%) Python
10 34 (4.70%) VB.NET
11 23 (3.18%) C++
12 22 (3.04%) VBA
13 19 (2.63%) PHP
14 18 (2.49%) VB
15 16 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.94%) R
17 13 (1.80%) C
18 11 (1.52%) VBScript
19 10 (1.38%) TypeScript
20 9 (1.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 104 (14.38%) Degree
2 37 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.18%) MCSE
5 20 (2.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 17 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.69%) MCDBA
7 5 (0.69%) MCSA
8 4 (0.55%) MCITP
8 4 (0.55%) PMP
9 3 (0.41%) CCNA
9 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.41%) ISEB
9 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.41%) RHCE
9 3 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.41%) VCP6
9 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.15%) SLA
2 23 (3.18%) QA
3 15 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.52%) GCP
5 5 (0.69%) GDPR
6 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.41%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.28%) WCAG
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 38 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.77%) Docker
5 12 (1.66%) ProxySG
6 11 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.97%) KVM
7 7 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.83%) vSphere
9 4 (0.55%) LXC
10 3 (0.41%) HDFS
10 3 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.60%) SCOM
2 24 (3.32%) SCCM
3 15 (2.07%) Kubernetes
4 13 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (1.24%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.11%) SCSM
7 6 (0.83%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.41%) OpenView
9 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.28%) Nagios
11 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 284 (39.28%) Microsoft
2 119 (16.46%) Oracle
3 62 (8.58%) VMware
4 27 (3.73%) Cisco
5 26 (3.60%) Google
6 24 (3.32%) ServiceNow
6 24 (3.32%) SolarWinds
7 20 (2.77%) TOWER Software
8 15 (2.07%) Citrix
9 13 (1.80%) Juniper
9 13 (1.80%) Sophos
10 11 (1.52%) Dell
11 8 (1.11%) Apple
12 7 (0.97%) CommVault
12 7 (0.97%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (0.97%) Veeam
13 5 (0.69%) SAP
14 4 (0.55%) EMC
14 4 (0.55%) Sony
14 4 (0.55%) Sybase