Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 676 981 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.35% 16.60% 17.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.06% 54.47% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 618 888 1,072
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 1,378 1,801 2,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.22% 30.47% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,170 1,526 1,772
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,775 £67,500 £70,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -9 124 £40,000 - 15
Reigate -10 80 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Leatherhead +5 56 £52,500 +25.00% 10
Farnham -3 41 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Redhill +1 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Godalming 0 35 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Epsom -2 31 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Woking -15 27 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Chertsey +16 24 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Camberley -8 24 £51,250 +19.19% 1
Weybridge -4 17 £40,000 - 2
Horley +1 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Dorking +16 11 £71,500 +10.00%
Staines -7 10 £40,000 -51.52% 3
Egham -15 6 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £40,000 - 2
Cobham +11 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £47,500 -
Whyteleafe - 3 £47,500 - 2
Caterham -1 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Thames Ditton - 2 £37,500 - 1
Addlestone -1 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 424 (62.72%) .NET
2 413 (61.09%) C#
3 322 (47.63%) SQL
4 312 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 280 (41.42%) MVC
6 256 (37.87%) ASP.NET
7 246 (36.39%) Microsoft
8 239 (35.36%) JavaScript
9 214 (31.66%) HTML
10 202 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 185 (27.37%) Windows
12 184 (27.22%) CSS
13 177 (26.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 144 (21.30%) WCF
15 139 (20.56%) .NET Framework
16 133 (19.67%) AngularJS
17 131 (19.38%) Finance
18 129 (19.08%) TDD
19 106 (15.68%) Visual Studio
20 98 (14.50%) Scrum
21 96 (14.20%) Git (software)
22 93 (13.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 93 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
23 90 (13.31%) T-SQL
24 88 (13.02%) Oracle
25 86 (12.72%) SQL Server 2016
26 83 (12.28%) Degree
26 83 (12.28%) WPF
27 80 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 80 (11.83%) Problem-Solving

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 58 (8.58%) IIS
2 22 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 16 (2.37%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.07%) Apache
6 13 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.78%) Confluence
7 12 (1.78%) JBoss
7 12 (1.78%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.33%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.18%) MS Exchange
11 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.89%) CMS
13 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.44%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.44%) nginx
14 3 (0.44%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (5.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 177 (26.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.96%) Office 365
4 13 (1.92%) GitHub
4 13 (1.92%) SaaS
5 10 (1.48%) IaaS
6 6 (0.89%) Azure Functions
6 6 (0.89%) PaaS
6 6 (0.89%) Serverless
7 5 (0.74%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.59%) Google Play
8 4 (0.59%) NuGet
8 4 (0.59%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.18%) DNS
2 28 (4.14%) Firewall
3 24 (3.55%) Internet
3 24 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.51%) VPN
5 14 (2.07%) Skype
6 13 (1.92%) DHCP
7 12 (1.78%) SAN
8 11 (1.63%) VLAN
9 9 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (1.18%) HTTP
11 7 (1.04%) HTTPS
11 7 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
12 6 (0.89%) WAN
13 5 (0.74%) IPsec
13 5 (0.74%) NAS
13 5 (0.74%) PBX
13 5 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.59%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.59%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (12.72%) SQL Server 2016
2 80 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (9.32%) NoSQL
5 50 (7.40%) Relational Database
6 49 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (6.51%) Power BI
8 39 (5.77%) MySQL
8 39 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (4.44%) RDBMS
11 25 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (3.55%) Big Data
13 23 (3.40%) MongoDB
14 20 (2.96%) Data Lake
14 20 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (2.66%) Oracle Database
16 15 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 106 (15.68%) Visual Studio
2 96 (14.20%) Git (software)
3 58 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (4.73%) JIRA
5 23 (3.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (2.96%) MSTest
7 18 (2.66%) Ranorex
8 17 (2.51%) NUnit
9 15 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (2.07%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.07%) Subversion
11 11 (1.63%) JUnit
11 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (1.63%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.48%) Maven
12 10 (1.48%) Mockito
13 9 (1.33%) Arquillian
13 9 (1.33%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.18%) Selenium
15 4 (0.59%) MSBuild
General
1 131 (19.38%) Finance
2 53 (7.84%) Marketing
3 21 (3.11%) Advertising
4 19 (2.81%) Banking
5 17 (2.51%) Games
6 13 (1.92%) Back Office
7 7 (1.04%) Electronics
7 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.89%) German Language
9 5 (0.74%) French Language
9 5 (0.74%) Italian Language
9 5 (0.74%) Music Industry
9 5 (0.74%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.44%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.44%) Polish Language
10 3 (0.44%) Retail
10 3 (0.44%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.44%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 407 (60.21%) Developer
2 236 (34.91%) .NET Developer
3 115 (17.01%) C# Developer
4 108 (15.98%) Software Developer
5 105 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 99 (14.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 83 (12.28%) Analyst
8 70 (10.36%) SQL Developer
9 56 (8.28%) Senior Developer
10 51 (7.54%) C# Software Developer
11 43 (6.36%) Support Analyst
12 42 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 41 (6.07%) Junior
14 39 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 34 (5.03%) Lead Developer
16 34 (5.03%) Software Engineer
17 30 (4.44%) Junior Developer
18 29 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
19 26 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (62.72%) .NET
2 256 (37.87%) ASP.NET
3 214 (31.66%) HTML
4 202 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 184 (27.22%) CSS
6 144 (21.30%) WCF
7 139 (20.56%) .NET Framework
8 133 (19.67%) AngularJS
9 93 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 93 (13.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 83 (12.28%) WPF
11 74 (10.95%) HTML5
12 66 (9.76%) Web Services
13 65 (9.62%) jQuery
14 64 (9.47%) WinForms
15 60 (8.88%) Entity Framework
15 60 (8.88%) RESTful
16 59 (8.73%) REST
17 58 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 56 (8.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
2 48 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 43 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 24 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
7 21 (3.11%) Data Centre
8 19 (2.81%) Smartphone
9 18 (2.66%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.51%) Over-the-Top Content
10 17 (2.51%) Video on Demand
11 15 (2.22%) Management Information System
12 14 (2.07%) Virtual Team
12 14 (2.07%) W3C
13 11 (1.63%) Public Cloud
14 9 (1.33%) Replication
15 7 (1.04%) Fintech
15 7 (1.04%) Reinsurance
15 7 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 185 (27.37%) Windows
2 79 (11.69%) Windows Server
3 78 (11.54%) Linux
4 51 (7.54%) Apple iOS
5 48 (7.10%) Android
6 33 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.99%) Unix
8 22 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.74%) VMS
10 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.44%) Solaris
12 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.30%) CentOS
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (41.42%) MVC
3 129 (19.08%) TDD
4 98 (14.50%) Scrum
5 80 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
6 77 (11.39%) Web Application Development
7 75 (11.09%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (10.80%) Unit Testing
9 71 (10.50%) OO
10 68 (10.06%) SDLC
11 57 (8.43%) BDD
12 56 (8.28%) DevOps
12 56 (8.28%) Test Automation
13 55 (8.14%) Software Engineering
14 53 (7.84%) ITIL
15 48 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (7.10%) Mentoring
16 45 (6.66%) Web Development
17 42 (6.21%) Data Modelling
18 35 (5.18%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 413 (61.09%) C#
2 322 (47.63%) SQL
3 239 (35.36%) JavaScript
4 90 (13.31%) T-SQL
5 65 (9.62%) Java
6 49 (7.25%) Ruby
7 47 (6.95%) PowerShell
8 39 (5.77%) PHP
9 38 (5.62%) VB.NET
10 37 (5.47%) C++
11 32 (4.73%) PL/SQL
12 30 (4.44%) Python
13 18 (2.66%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.07%) Perl
15 13 (1.92%) VBA
16 11 (1.63%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.63%) VB
16 11 (1.63%) VBScript
17 10 (1.48%) Java 8
18 9 (1.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 83 (12.28%) Degree
2 29 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (2.66%) MCSE
6 12 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (1.18%) MCITP
8 6 (0.89%) MCSA
9 5 (0.74%) CCNA
9 5 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.74%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.59%) CISSP
10 4 (0.59%) MCDBA
10 4 (0.59%) PMP
11 3 (0.44%) ISEB
11 3 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.44%) RHCE
11 3 (0.44%) VCP6
11 3 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.70%) SLA
2 13 (1.92%) QA
3 10 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.59%) GDPR
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 76 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.59%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.11%) Docker
5 12 (1.78%) vSphere
6 10 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.18%) KVM
8 7 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.74%) LXC
10 4 (0.59%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.44%) Firmware
11 3 (0.44%) HDFS
11 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.30%) Varnish
13 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (2.81%) SCOM
2 17 (2.51%) SCCM
3 14 (2.07%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.33%) SCSM
4 9 (1.33%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.59%) Nagios
6 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.59%) WSUS
7 3 (0.44%) Ansible
7 3 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.44%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.30%) Puppet
9 1 (0.15%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 246 (36.39%) Microsoft
2 88 (13.02%) Oracle
3 51 (7.54%) VMware
4 35 (5.18%) Cisco
5 18 (2.66%) SolarWinds
6 15 (2.22%) Juniper
7 13 (1.92%) Sophos
8 12 (1.78%) Citrix
9 11 (1.63%) Google
10 9 (1.33%) Apple
11 8 (1.18%) CommVault
11 8 (1.18%) Dell
11 8 (1.18%) Dell Compellent
11 8 (1.18%) ServiceNow
11 8 (1.18%) TOWER Software
12 7 (1.04%) SAP
12 7 (1.04%) Telerik
13 5 (0.74%) NETGEAR
13 5 (0.74%) Sony
13 5 (0.74%) Vyatta