Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1046 1149 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.95% 17.20% 19.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.85% 57.48% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1030 1572
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,225 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1907 1999 2761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.90% 29.93% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1729 2394
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +3 162 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Reigate +6 142 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Woking +5 128 £45,000 +3.45% 7
Egham 0 78 £60,000 -
Redhill -3 53 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Leatherhead -8 50 £42,000 -1.18%
Epsom +10 40 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Camberley +9 35 £45,000 +8.43%
Staines +2 31 £82,500 +69.23% 2
Farnham +19 30 £40,000 +8.84% 2
Godalming -1 23 £45,000 +20.00%
Weybridge +4 17 £34,500 -40.52% 1
Chertsey -3 14 £52,500 +16.67%
Horley -1 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Addlestone - 6 £42,500 -
Dorking -5 4 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Cobham -10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Shepperton - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 623 (59.56%) .NET
2 603 (57.65%) SQL
3 584 (55.83%) C#
4 511 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
5 488 (46.65%) Microsoft
6 370 (35.37%) ASP.NET
7 329 (31.45%) MVC
8 311 (29.73%) JavaScript
9 304 (29.06%) Windows
10 280 (26.77%) Finance
11 271 (25.91%) T-SQL
12 268 (25.62%) TDD
13 253 (24.19%) HTML
14 229 (21.89%) .NET Framework
15 214 (20.46%) Scrum
16 209 (19.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 207 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 195 (18.64%) WCF
19 173 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
20 168 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
21 167 (15.97%) CSS
22 161 (15.39%) AngularJS
23 148 (14.15%) SQL Server 2008
24 142 (13.58%) SQL Server 2016
25 140 (13.38%) OO
26 139 (13.29%) Test Automation
27 133 (12.72%) Web Services
28 130 (12.43%) VMware
29 128 (12.24%) Active Directory
29 128 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server

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 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
2 65 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 50 (4.78%) MS Exchange
4 46 (4.40%) CMS
5 45 (4.30%) IIS
6 30 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (1.72%) JBoss
7 18 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.43%) Confluence
8 15 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.76%) Moodle
13 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.67%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.57%) Apache
14 6 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 40 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.38%) Raiser's Edge
4 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.096%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.096%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 173 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (5.16%) Office 365
4 33 (3.15%) SaaS
5 29 (2.77%) IaaS
5 29 (2.77%) PaaS
6 23 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
8 8 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.76%) Dropbox
9 4 (0.38%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) GitHub
10 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.096%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.83%) Firewall
2 54 (5.16%) Internet
3 52 (4.97%) TCP/IP
4 44 (4.21%) DNS
5 39 (3.73%) SAN
6 24 (2.29%) NAS
7 20 (1.91%) LAN
8 17 (1.63%) VPN
8 17 (1.63%) WAN
9 15 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (1.34%) Ethernet
11 13 (1.24%) DHCP
11 13 (1.24%) VLAN
12 12 (1.15%) Skype
13 10 (0.96%) HTTP
14 7 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.57%) FCoE
16 5 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 5 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (19.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 148 (14.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 142 (13.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 117 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 88 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (7.07%) Power BI
7 69 (6.60%) Relational Database
8 68 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 57 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (4.78%) MySQL
10 50 (4.78%) NoSQL
11 49 (4.68%) Big Data
12 41 (3.92%) Data Lake
13 36 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (3.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 32 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
16 31 (2.96%) Oracle Database
17 29 (2.77%) MongoDB
18 27 (2.58%) RDBMS
19 20 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 128 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 120 (11.47%) Visual Studio
3 111 (10.61%) NUnit
4 48 (4.59%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.21%) Selenium
6 35 (3.35%) JIRA
7 33 (3.15%) Subversion
8 25 (2.39%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.01%) Moq
10 20 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
11 17 (1.63%) MSTest
12 15 (1.43%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.34%) Arquillian
13 14 (1.34%) JMeter
13 14 (1.34%) JUnit
13 14 (1.34%) Maven
13 14 (1.34%) Mockito
14 10 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (0.86%) Ant
General
1 280 (26.77%) Finance
2 62 (5.93%) Marketing
3 35 (3.35%) Games
4 33 (3.15%) Banking
5 25 (2.39%) Retail
6 22 (2.10%) Electronics
7 15 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.96%) Advertising
9 10 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.86%) Back Office
11 8 (0.76%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) International Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.096%) Billing
16 1 (0.096%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 673 (64.34%) Developer
2 369 (35.28%) .NET Developer
3 218 (20.84%) C# Developer
4 158 (15.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 138 (13.19%) SQL Developer
6 108 (10.33%) Software Developer
7 102 (9.75%) Senior Developer
8 75 (7.17%) SSIS Developer
9 72 (6.88%) Junior
10 70 (6.69%) DBA
11 68 (6.50%) Junior Developer
12 65 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
13 64 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
14 61 (5.83%) SQL DBA
15 59 (5.64%) ASP.NET Developer
16 55 (5.26%) Administrator
17 51 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 51 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 44 (4.21%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 44 (4.21%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 623 (59.56%) .NET
2 370 (35.37%) ASP.NET
3 253 (24.19%) HTML
4 229 (21.89%) .NET Framework
5 207 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 195 (18.64%) WCF
7 168 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 167 (15.97%) CSS
9 161 (15.39%) AngularJS
10 133 (12.72%) Web Services
11 114 (10.90%) RESTful
12 101 (9.66%) Entity Framework
13 98 (9.37%) jQuery
14 90 (8.60%) WPF
15 82 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 82 (7.84%) XML
16 81 (7.74%) HTML5
16 81 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (4.40%) REST
18 42 (4.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.31%) Clustering
2 58 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 48 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (3.73%) Fintech
7 32 (3.06%) N-Tier
8 30 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.10%) Replication
10 14 (1.34%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.34%) Private Cloud
11 13 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.96%) Music Streaming
13 10 (0.96%) W3C
14 8 (0.76%) User Experience
15 5 (0.48%) Animation
15 5 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 304 (29.06%) Windows
2 126 (12.05%) Windows Server
3 76 (7.27%) Linux
4 36 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (2.96%) Windows 7
6 29 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (2.29%) Android
8 23 (2.20%) Windows 10
9 21 (2.01%) Unix
10 20 (1.91%) CentOS
11 18 (1.72%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.96%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.29%) Debian
16 3 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.19%) Fedora
17 2 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (31.45%) MVC
3 268 (25.62%) TDD
4 214 (20.46%) Scrum
5 140 (13.38%) OO
6 139 (13.29%) Test Automation
7 118 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
8 114 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
9 107 (10.23%) Unit Testing
10 105 (10.04%) ITIL
11 104 (9.94%) BDD
12 93 (8.89%) SDLC
13 91 (8.70%) Web Application Development
14 88 (8.41%) ETL
15 86 (8.22%) Software Engineering
16 77 (7.36%) Web Development
17 66 (6.31%) DevOps
18 65 (6.21%) Data Modelling
19 64 (6.12%) CRM
20 60 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 603 (57.65%) SQL
2 584 (55.83%) C#
3 311 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 271 (25.91%) T-SQL
5 89 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 83 (7.93%) Java
7 73 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 44 (4.21%) Ruby
9 21 (2.01%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.82%) Python
10 19 (1.82%) VB
11 15 (1.43%) ES6
12 14 (1.34%) VBA
13 12 (1.15%) PHP
14 11 (1.05%) R
15 10 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.96%) F#
16 9 (0.86%) C++
16 9 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 9 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 114 (10.90%) Degree
2 67 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (4.02%) MCSE
4 28 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (2.10%) MCSA
6 16 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (1.05%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.86%) MCDBA
10 9 (0.86%) MCP
10 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.76%) CCNA
11 8 (0.76%) CCNP
12 7 (0.67%) Master's Degree
13 6 (0.57%) MCITP
13 6 (0.57%) MCTS
13 6 (0.57%) NCIE
13 6 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.27%) QA
2 57 (5.45%) SLA
3 9 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.29%) PMO
7 2 (0.19%) RMADS
8 1 (0.096%) TickIT
System Software
1 128 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 99 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (5.74%) vSphere
4 37 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.76%) Docker
8 7 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.67%) XenApp
9 6 (0.57%) Firmware
9 6 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.38%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.19%) NFS
11 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (3.44%) SCCM
2 14 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (1.34%) SCOM
3 13 (1.24%) vCenter Server
4 11 (1.05%) Backup Exec
4 11 (1.05%) FortiGate
5 10 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
5 10 (0.96%) Kibana
6 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.76%) Nagios
7 8 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.67%) Opsview
8 7 (0.67%) Pingdom
8 7 (0.67%) WSUS
9 6 (0.57%) Puppet
10 5 (0.48%) Simpana
10 5 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 488 (46.65%) Microsoft
2 130 (12.43%) VMware
3 89 (8.51%) Oracle
4 76 (7.27%) Cisco
5 32 (3.06%) HP
6 30 (2.87%) Sitecore
7 29 (2.77%) SAP
8 23 (2.20%) Citrix
9 22 (2.10%) Dell
10 21 (2.01%) Google
11 17 (1.63%) Symantec
11 17 (1.63%) Tableau
12 16 (1.53%) 3PAR
13 14 (1.34%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.24%) Adobe
14 13 (1.24%) EqualLogic
14 13 (1.24%) Fortinet
14 13 (1.24%) Meraki
15 11 (1.05%) IBM
15 11 (1.05%) RedGate