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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 403 725 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.30% 17.01% 17.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.76% 56.25% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 349 670 700
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 794 1289 1339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.18% 30.25% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 615 1132 1132
Median salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +21 70 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Woking -3 60 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Reigate -4 39 £50,000 -
Leatherhead +15 35 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Redhill -4 35 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Staines -7 25 £70,000 +64.70% 2
Egham -13 12 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Epsom -5 10 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Camberley +4 8 £40,000 - 2
Farnham +7 6 £38,250 -7.27%
Esher +3 5 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Dorking 0 5 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Godalming +2 4 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Caterham -1 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Cobham -4 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Walton-on-Thames +12 1 £50,000 +48.14%
Chertsey -9 1 £25,500 -53.63%
Lightwater - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 525 (59.39%) .NET
2 507 (57.35%) SQL
3 479 (54.19%) C#
4 393 (44.46%) Microsoft
5 375 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
6 328 (37.10%) ASP.NET
7 249 (28.17%) MVC
8 236 (26.70%) Windows
9 230 (26.02%) HTML
10 228 (25.79%) JavaScript
11 216 (24.43%) MS Excel
12 203 (22.96%) CSS
13 197 (22.29%) T-SQL
14 187 (21.15%) Finance
15 184 (20.81%) .NET Framework
16 181 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 174 (19.68%) TDD
17 174 (19.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 172 (19.46%) ASP.NET Web API
19 165 (18.67%) WCF
20 163 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 161 (18.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 137 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
23 128 (14.48%) Performance Tuning
24 126 (14.25%) Web Services
25 121 (13.69%) AngularJS
26 120 (13.57%) Entity Framework
27 117 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
28 116 (13.12%) Degree
29 114 (12.90%) Windows 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 86 (9.73%) IIS
2 70 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.05%) MS Exchange
4 26 (2.94%) CMS
5 24 (2.71%) NServiceBus
5 24 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (2.04%) Confluence
7 17 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.57%) Documentum
10 5 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.45%) DataSynapse
11 4 (0.45%) JBoss
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.34%) LiveCycle
12 3 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 216 (24.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.36%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.23%) SPSS
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) BASE24
3 2 (0.23%) Postilion
4 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 181 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (11.09%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.85%) SaaS
4 28 (3.17%) IaaS
5 21 (2.38%) PaaS
6 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.02%) Office 365
8 8 (0.90%) Google Play
9 7 (0.79%) Asana
9 7 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.68%) GitHub
11 2 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.73%) Firewall
1 33 (3.73%) LAN
2 30 (3.39%) SAN
2 30 (3.39%) WAN
3 22 (2.49%) DNS
4 18 (2.04%) SMTP
5 14 (1.58%) Internet
6 11 (1.24%) Network Security
7 10 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.13%) DHCP
8 9 (1.02%) Extranet
9 8 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.79%) HTTP
10 7 (0.79%) Intranet
10 7 (0.79%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.57%) NAS
12 4 (0.45%) VPN
13 3 (0.34%) LDAP
13 3 (0.34%) SNMP
13 3 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (19.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 161 (18.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 137 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 117 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 88 (9.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 82 (9.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 70 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (7.35%) Relational Database
8 65 (7.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 61 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 52 (5.88%) Big Data
11 51 (5.77%) NoSQL
12 43 (4.86%) MySQL
13 40 (4.52%) Power BI
13 40 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 30 (3.39%) RDBMS
15 29 (3.28%) RavenDB
16 28 (3.17%) CouchDB
16 28 (3.17%) OLAP
17 26 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 89 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (8.26%) Visual Studio
3 56 (6.33%) JIRA
4 45 (5.09%) NUnit
5 36 (4.07%) TeamCity
6 33 (3.73%) Subversion
7 29 (3.28%) Git (software)
8 21 (2.38%) JSUnit
9 15 (1.70%) ReSharper
10 12 (1.36%) Moq
10 12 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (1.24%) MSTest
12 9 (1.02%) Maven
12 9 (1.02%) Mockito
12 9 (1.02%) Selenium
13 8 (0.90%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.90%) TestNG
14 7 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 187 (21.15%) Finance
2 44 (4.98%) Retail
3 27 (3.05%) Banking
4 22 (2.49%) Legal
5 16 (1.81%) Marketing
6 13 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.24%) Advertising
8 9 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.90%) Games
10 7 (0.79%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.57%) Back Office
11 5 (0.57%) Billing
12 3 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) German Language
12 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
12 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 495 (56.00%) Developer
2 303 (34.28%) .NET Developer
3 237 (26.81%) C# Developer
4 183 (20.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 95 (10.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 91 (10.29%) Senior Developer
8 90 (10.18%) SQL Developer
9 82 (9.28%) Analyst
10 71 (8.03%) Senior .NET Developer
11 60 (6.79%) DBA
12 56 (6.33%) SQL DBA
13 50 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
14 48 (5.43%) Architect
15 46 (5.20%) Software Developer
16 41 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 40 (4.52%) Junior
18 39 (4.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 38 (4.30%) Administrator
20 36 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (59.39%) .NET
2 328 (37.10%) ASP.NET
3 230 (26.02%) HTML
4 203 (22.96%) CSS
5 184 (20.81%) .NET Framework
6 172 (19.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 165 (18.67%) WCF
8 163 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 126 (14.25%) Web Services
10 121 (13.69%) AngularJS
11 120 (13.57%) Entity Framework
12 106 (11.99%) jQuery
13 95 (10.75%) XML
14 90 (10.18%) REST
15 74 (8.37%) HTML5
16 68 (7.69%) WPF
17 57 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 51 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 47 (5.32%) XSLT
20 36 (4.07%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.64%) Blog
4 35 (3.96%) User Experience
5 34 (3.85%) Clustering
6 32 (3.62%) Fintech
7 29 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (3.05%) Mobile App
9 26 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
9 26 (2.94%) Replication
10 17 (1.92%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.70%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.47%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.24%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.24%) Reinsurance
14 10 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
14 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (1.13%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.02%) iPhone
15 9 (1.02%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 236 (26.70%) Windows
2 114 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 81 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (5.20%) Linux
6 18 (2.04%) Android
7 14 (1.58%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.45%) Unix
9 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (28.17%) MVC
3 174 (19.68%) TDD
4 128 (14.48%) Performance Tuning
5 112 (12.67%) Scrum
6 109 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
7 91 (10.29%) ITIL
8 81 (9.16%) Unit Testing
9 74 (8.37%) SDLC
10 70 (7.92%) SOLID
11 69 (7.81%) ETL
11 69 (7.81%) Software Engineering
12 66 (7.47%) OO
13 65 (7.35%) DevOps
14 52 (5.88%) High Availability
15 49 (5.54%) Web Application Development
16 47 (5.32%) Automated Testing
16 47 (5.32%) SOA
17 46 (5.20%) Web Development
18 40 (4.52%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 507 (57.35%) SQL
2 479 (54.19%) C#
3 228 (25.79%) JavaScript
4 197 (22.29%) T-SQL
5 77 (8.71%) PowerShell
6 62 (7.01%) VB.NET
7 41 (4.64%) Java
8 26 (2.94%) C++
8 26 (2.94%) VB
9 25 (2.83%) Python
10 22 (2.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 18 (2.04%) PHP
12 16 (1.81%) VBA
13 14 (1.58%) PL/SQL
13 14 (1.58%) Ruby
14 12 (1.36%) C
15 10 (1.13%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.90%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.90%) VBScript
17 7 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 116 (13.12%) Degree
2 80 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (5.66%) MCSE
4 24 (2.71%) MCSA
5 19 (2.15%) CCNA
5 19 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.58%) MCITP
7 12 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.36%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.24%) CISSP
8 11 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.02%) CCA
9 9 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.02%) ISEB
9 9 (1.02%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.68%) MCP
10 6 (0.68%) MCTS
11 3 (0.34%) PhD
11 3 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.30%) SLA
2 27 (3.05%) QA
3 10 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (11.31%) Active Directory
2 42 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.60%) XenApp
5 22 (2.49%) Docker
6 15 (1.70%) vSphere
7 13 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (1.13%) ISA Server
9 10 (1.13%) UAG
9 10 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.57%) HDFS
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.11%) KVM
14 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (2.94%) Puppet
2 25 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.57%) Oozie
6 4 (0.45%) Ansible
6 4 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.23%) Ambari
7 2 (0.23%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.23%) SCCM
7 2 (0.23%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.23%) WSUS
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 393 (44.46%) Microsoft
2 88 (9.95%) VMware
3 61 (6.90%) Oracle
4 54 (6.11%) Citrix
5 49 (5.54%) Cisco
6 43 (4.86%) HP
7 30 (3.39%) SAP
8 25 (2.83%) Tableau
9 22 (2.49%) NetApp
10 21 (2.38%) TOWER Software
11 18 (2.04%) Google
12 16 (1.81%) 3PAR
13 13 (1.47%) Dell
13 13 (1.47%) Symantec
14 10 (1.13%) EMC
15 9 (1.02%) Intel Security
16 8 (0.90%) Aruba
17 7 (0.79%) PayPal
17 7 (0.79%) Red Hat
17 7 (0.79%) SolarWinds
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Cititec
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 1 hour ago
Esher, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Mint
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Godalming
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Camberley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
East Surrey College
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum subject to experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £56,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pen
Posted: 13 days ago