Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 589 1,073 1,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.28% 17.12% 17.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.73% 54.41% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 534 980 989
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,950 £65,000 £66,250
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 1,234 1,972 1,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 25.72% 31.46% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,674 1,628
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £67,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 98 £37,500 -16.67% 17
Reigate -11 66 £55,000 - 6
Leatherhead +5 65 £52,500 +75.00% 8
Redhill -3 37 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Farnham -6 36 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Woking -6 32 £45,000 - 4
Godalming +2 27 £59,500 +32.22% 4
Epsom +2 25 £42,500 -10.53%
Chertsey +4 21 £35,000 -30.00%
Weybridge -1 16 £40,000 +11.89% 4
Staines -7 13 £49,000 -40.61% 3
Egham -9 13 £52,250 -1.42% 2
Dorking +11 9 £71,500 +36.19%
Horley -2 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Camberley -15 7 £40,500 -10.00%
Esher - 7 £41,000 -
Addlestone -9 3 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Cobham +6 2 - -
Caterham - 1 £50,000 - 2
Whyteleafe - 1 £52,500 - 5
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 347 (58.91%) .NET
2 333 (56.54%) C#
3 300 (50.93%) SQL
4 258 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (40.41%) MVC
6 230 (39.05%) Microsoft
7 209 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 206 (34.97%) ASP.NET
9 183 (31.07%) HTML
10 166 (28.18%) Windows
11 162 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 160 (27.16%) CSS
13 140 (23.77%) Microsoft Azure
14 133 (22.58%) .NET Framework
15 119 (20.20%) Finance
16 115 (19.52%) TDD
17 114 (19.35%) Visual Studio
18 111 (18.85%) WCF
19 102 (17.32%) AngularJS
20 90 (15.28%) Scrum
21 87 (14.77%) T-SQL
22 85 (14.43%) Linux
22 85 (14.43%) Unit Testing
23 80 (13.58%) Degree
23 80 (13.58%) Oracle
24 78 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
25 77 (13.07%) Git (software)
26 76 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
27 75 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 74 (12.56%) WPF

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 (10.36%) IIS
2 25 (4.24%) Apache Spark
3 21 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.38%) Apache
6 12 (2.04%) Confluence
6 12 (2.04%) JBoss
7 11 (1.87%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.53%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.53%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.36%) CMS
10 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.85%) IBM Domino
13 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 140 (23.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.40%) Office 365
4 16 (2.72%) SaaS
5 13 (2.21%) GitHub
6 10 (1.70%) IaaS
7 6 (1.02%) Azure Functions
7 6 (1.02%) PaaS
7 6 (1.02%) Serverless
8 5 (0.85%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.34%) npm
12 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.60%) Firewall
2 32 (5.43%) DNS
3 29 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.57%) VPN
5 20 (3.40%) Internet
6 15 (2.55%) DHCP
7 14 (2.38%) SAN
8 13 (2.21%) Skype
9 10 (1.70%) Ethernet
9 10 (1.70%) VLAN
10 9 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.19%) HTTP
11 7 (1.19%) HTTPS
11 7 (1.19%) PBX
11 7 (1.19%) WAN
12 6 (1.02%) MPLS
13 5 (0.85%) IPsec
13 5 (0.85%) NAS
14 4 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 59 (10.02%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (9.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 54 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (8.15%) Power BI
6 45 (7.64%) Relational Database
7 37 (6.28%) NoSQL
8 33 (5.60%) MySQL
9 31 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (4.24%) Big Data
12 24 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (3.06%) MS Access
14 18 (3.06%) Oracle Database
15 16 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 16 (2.72%) RDBMS
16 15 (2.55%) QlikView
17 14 (2.38%) MongoDB
18 12 (2.04%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 114 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 77 (13.07%) Git (software)
3 76 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (5.26%) JIRA
5 24 (4.07%) NUnit
6 23 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
7 22 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (2.89%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.55%) Selenium
10 13 (2.21%) Bitbucket
10 13 (2.21%) MSTest
10 13 (2.21%) Ranorex
11 12 (2.04%) Subversion
12 11 (1.87%) JUnit
13 10 (1.70%) Arquillian
13 10 (1.70%) Maven
13 10 (1.70%) Mockito
13 10 (1.70%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.85%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 119 (20.20%) Finance
2 42 (7.13%) Marketing
3 15 (2.55%) Banking
3 15 (2.55%) Games
4 12 (2.04%) Back Office
5 9 (1.53%) Electronics
6 8 (1.36%) Advertising
6 8 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.02%) French Language
7 6 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 6 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.02%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.85%) German Language
9 4 (0.68%) Arabic Language
9 4 (0.68%) Polish Language
9 4 (0.68%) Russian Language
9 4 (0.68%) Swedish Language
10 3 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.51%) Retail
11 2 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 354 (60.10%) Developer
2 197 (33.45%) .NET Developer
3 101 (17.15%) C# Developer
4 94 (15.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (14.60%) Software Developer
6 71 (12.05%) Senior Developer
7 68 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
8 67 (11.38%) Analyst
9 61 (10.36%) SQL Developer
10 49 (8.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 48 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 47 (7.98%) Junior
13 45 (7.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 44 (7.47%) Senior .NET Developer
15 40 (6.79%) C# Software Developer
16 34 (5.77%) Junior Developer
17 33 (5.60%) Support Analyst
18 31 (5.26%) Lead Developer
19 27 (4.58%) Software Engineer
20 26 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (58.91%) .NET
2 206 (34.97%) ASP.NET
3 183 (31.07%) HTML
4 162 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 160 (27.16%) CSS
6 133 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 111 (18.85%) WCF
8 102 (17.32%) AngularJS
9 75 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 74 (12.56%) WPF
11 68 (11.54%) HTML5
12 65 (11.04%) Web Services
13 59 (10.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 59 (10.02%) jQuery
14 58 (9.85%) Entity Framework
15 57 (9.68%) REST
16 55 (9.34%) WinForms
17 47 (7.98%) XML
18 42 (7.13%) SOAP
19 41 (6.96%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 26 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.24%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.89%) Over-the-Top Content
7 17 (2.89%) Video on Demand
8 16 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.72%) W3C
9 15 (2.55%) Algorithms
10 14 (2.38%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.87%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.36%) Replication
12 8 (1.36%) User Experience
13 7 (1.19%) Reinsurance
13 7 (1.19%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.02%) NHS
15 5 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 166 (28.18%) Windows
2 85 (14.43%) Linux
3 71 (12.05%) Windows Server
4 51 (8.66%) Apple iOS
5 45 (7.64%) Android
6 33 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.55%) Unix
9 10 (1.70%) Windows 10
9 10 (1.70%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.85%) VMS
11 4 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.34%) CentOS
13 2 (0.34%) Solaris
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.17%) AIX
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (40.41%) MVC
3 115 (19.52%) TDD
4 90 (15.28%) Scrum
5 85 (14.43%) Unit Testing
6 78 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
7 72 (12.22%) OO
8 67 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (9.51%) Mentoring
10 53 (9.00%) Test Automation
11 52 (8.83%) SDLC
12 50 (8.49%) DevOps
13 48 (8.15%) Web Development
14 47 (7.98%) ITIL
15 44 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (6.96%) Software Engineering
17 40 (6.79%) Computer Science
18 39 (6.62%) Data Modelling
18 39 (6.62%) SOLID
18 39 (6.62%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 333 (56.54%) C#
2 300 (50.93%) SQL
3 209 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 87 (14.77%) T-SQL
5 67 (11.38%) Java
6 48 (8.15%) PHP
7 35 (5.94%) C++
8 32 (5.43%) PowerShell
8 32 (5.43%) Python
9 30 (5.09%) PL/SQL
9 30 (5.09%) Ruby
10 21 (3.57%) Perl
10 21 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.72%) TypeScript
12 11 (1.87%) C
12 11 (1.87%) VBScript
13 10 (1.70%) Java 8
14 9 (1.53%) ES6
15 7 (1.19%) VBA
16 6 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (13.58%) Degree
2 27 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.23%) MCSE
5 18 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (1.36%) MCITP
8 7 (1.19%) MCSA
9 6 (1.02%) CCNA
9 6 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.02%) ISEB
9 6 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.02%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.68%) CISSP
11 3 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.51%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.51%) PMP
12 2 (0.34%) CCNP
12 2 (0.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.23%) SLA
2 14 (2.38%) QA
3 5 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.68%) GDPR
4 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.51%) WCAG
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.34%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 70 (11.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.40%) Docker
5 18 (3.06%) vSphere
6 11 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.02%) KVM
8 5 (0.85%) Firmware
8 5 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.68%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.68%) Varnish
10 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.34%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.17%) LXC
12 1 (0.17%) pfSense
12 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.21%) SCOM
2 12 (2.04%) Ansible
3 9 (1.53%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.53%) SCCM
4 8 (1.36%) Oracle ZFS
4 8 (1.36%) SCSM
4 8 (1.36%) SCVMM
4 8 (1.36%) Terraform
5 7 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.02%) Nagios
7 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.85%) WSUS
8 4 (0.68%) Puppet
9 3 (0.51%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 230 (39.05%) Microsoft
2 80 (13.58%) Oracle
3 47 (7.98%) VMware
4 40 (6.79%) Cisco
5 15 (2.55%) Juniper
6 13 (2.21%) Sophos
7 12 (2.04%) Apple
7 12 (2.04%) Citrix
7 12 (2.04%) Dell
7 12 (2.04%) Tableau
8 11 (1.87%) SAP
9 10 (1.70%) TOWER Software
10 9 (1.53%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.36%) CommVault
11 8 (1.36%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (1.19%) Telerik
13 6 (1.02%) Google
13 6 (1.02%) McAfee
14 5 (0.85%) Lotus
14 5 (0.85%) NETGEAR