Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 990 1186 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.62% 17.36% 19.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.46% 57.46% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1072 1579
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
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 1818 2064 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.53% 30.22% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1772 2414
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +4 163 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Reigate -1 124 £50,000 +21.95% 7
Woking +6 105 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Egham -7 67 £60,000 - 4
Redhill -2 51 £40,000 -31.33% 2
Leatherhead -13 45 £42,000 -1.18% 3
Camberley +13 32 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Epsom +9 30 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Staines +1 30 £82,500 +65.00% 2
Godalming 0 25 £45,000 +28.57%
Farnham +17 24 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Weybridge -1 11 £40,000 -24.88% 1
Chertsey -9 9 £45,000 -
Horley 0 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Addlestone - 6 £42,500 -
Dorking -8 4 £65,000 +92.59%
Cobham -9 4 £50,000 +12.36%
Caterham -1 2 £57,500 +4.55%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 606 (61.21%) .NET
2 573 (57.88%) C#
3 561 (56.67%) SQL
4 489 (49.39%) Microsoft
5 476 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
6 373 (37.68%) ASP.NET
7 313 (31.62%) MVC
8 289 (29.19%) Finance
9 280 (28.28%) JavaScript
10 274 (27.68%) Windows
11 264 (26.67%) T-SQL
12 230 (23.23%) HTML
13 226 (22.83%) TDD
14 207 (20.91%) .NET Framework
15 204 (20.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 204 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 201 (20.30%) Scrum
17 170 (17.17%) WCF
18 159 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
19 157 (15.86%) SQL Server 2008
19 157 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
20 149 (15.05%) CSS
21 144 (14.55%) Test Automation
22 140 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
23 137 (13.84%) SQL Server 2016
24 134 (13.54%) OO
25 131 (13.23%) Web Services
26 129 (13.03%) AngularJS
27 126 (12.73%) NUnit
28 125 (12.63%) Active Directory

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 70 (7.07%) BizTalk Server
2 63 (6.36%) SharePoint
3 60 (6.06%) CMS
4 47 (4.75%) MS Exchange
5 46 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 41 (4.14%) IIS
7 16 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (1.52%) JBoss
9 14 (1.41%) Confluence
9 14 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.01%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.71%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.51%) Apache
15 5 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 34 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.40%) Raiser's Edge
4 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 159 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (4.34%) Office 365
4 28 (2.83%) IaaS
4 28 (2.83%) PaaS
5 19 (1.92%) SaaS
6 17 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.11%) Azure Machine Learning
8 6 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.51%) GitHub
10 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.06%) Firewall
2 51 (5.15%) Internet
3 50 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 43 (4.34%) DNS
5 41 (4.14%) SAN
6 26 (2.63%) NAS
7 18 (1.82%) LAN
8 16 (1.62%) WAN
9 15 (1.52%) HTTP
10 14 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (1.41%) VPN
11 13 (1.31%) SMTP
12 12 (1.21%) Ethernet
13 11 (1.11%) DHCP
13 11 (1.11%) Skype
13 11 (1.11%) VLAN
14 9 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.61%) FCoE
16 5 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (20.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 157 (15.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 137 (13.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 121 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (7.98%) Power BI
7 70 (7.07%) Relational Database
8 59 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 54 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (5.35%) Big Data
11 51 (5.15%) NoSQL
12 45 (4.55%) Data Lake
13 37 (3.74%) MySQL
13 37 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 36 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
15 29 (2.93%) MongoDB
15 29 (2.93%) RDBMS
16 27 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
17 26 (2.63%) Oracle Database
18 20 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 140 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (12.73%) NUnit
3 93 (9.39%) Visual Studio
4 56 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 34 (3.43%) Subversion
6 32 (3.23%) JIRA
7 31 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 27 (2.73%) Selenium
9 20 (2.02%) Moq
10 19 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 19 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
11 17 (1.72%) Maven
12 16 (1.62%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.41%) Arquillian
13 14 (1.41%) JMeter
13 14 (1.41%) JUnit
13 14 (1.41%) Mockito
14 10 (1.01%) MSTest
15 9 (0.91%) Ant
16 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 289 (29.19%) Finance
2 57 (5.76%) Marketing
3 48 (4.85%) Banking
4 38 (3.84%) Retail
5 29 (2.93%) Games
6 22 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.52%) Electronics
8 14 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.31%) Advertising
10 10 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.91%) Back Office
11 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.51%) Legal
14 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.30%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.20%) International Banking
16 1 (0.10%) Billing
16 1 (0.10%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 671 (67.78%) Developer
2 380 (38.38%) .NET Developer
3 220 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 161 (16.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 146 (14.75%) SQL Developer
6 105 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 88 (8.89%) Software Developer
8 80 (8.08%) SSIS Developer
9 77 (7.78%) Junior
10 73 (7.37%) Junior Developer
11 68 (6.87%) DBA
12 66 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
13 63 (6.36%) Senior .NET Developer
14 62 (6.26%) SQL DBA
15 59 (5.96%) .NET Software Developer
16 57 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 55 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 51 (5.15%) Administrator
19 50 (5.05%) SQL Server Developer
20 48 (4.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (61.21%) .NET
2 373 (37.68%) ASP.NET
3 230 (23.23%) HTML
4 207 (20.91%) .NET Framework
5 204 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 170 (17.17%) WCF
7 157 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 149 (15.05%) CSS
9 131 (13.23%) Web Services
10 129 (13.03%) AngularJS
11 108 (10.91%) RESTful
12 96 (9.70%) jQuery
13 88 (8.89%) Entity Framework
14 86 (8.69%) HTML5
15 84 (8.48%) WPF
16 83 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 73 (7.37%) XML
18 68 (6.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 43 (4.34%) Node.js
20 38 (3.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.47%) Clustering
2 65 (6.57%) Computer Science
3 56 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 51 (5.15%) Fintech
5 38 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
6 34 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (3.03%) N-Tier
8 22 (2.22%) Replication
9 19 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.41%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.11%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.11%) Streaming Music
13 10 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.01%) W3C
14 8 (0.81%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.71%) User Experience
16 4 (0.40%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 274 (27.68%) Windows
2 118 (11.92%) Windows Server
3 68 (6.87%) Linux
4 38 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (2.83%) Android
7 25 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.92%) CentOS
9 19 (1.92%) Windows 7
10 18 (1.82%) Windows 10
11 10 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.81%) Unix
13 5 (0.51%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.30%) Debian
15 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (31.62%) MVC
3 226 (22.83%) TDD
4 201 (20.30%) Scrum
5 144 (14.55%) Test Automation
6 134 (13.54%) OO
7 118 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
8 116 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 95 (9.60%) BDD
11 90 (9.09%) ETL
12 89 (8.99%) Web Application Development
13 88 (8.89%) ITIL
14 77 (7.78%) Software Engineering
15 73 (7.37%) SDLC
16 70 (7.07%) Data Modelling
17 66 (6.67%) Web Development
18 61 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
19 57 (5.76%) E-business
20 56 (5.66%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 573 (57.88%) C#
2 561 (56.67%) SQL
3 280 (28.28%) JavaScript
4 264 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 78 (7.88%) VB.NET
6 70 (7.07%) Java
7 66 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 51 (5.15%) Ruby
9 24 (2.42%) Python
10 18 (1.82%) ES6
11 14 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 14 (1.41%) VB
12 13 (1.31%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.11%) ActionScript
13 11 (1.11%) ActionScript 2.0
13 11 (1.11%) R
14 10 (1.01%) F#
14 10 (1.01%) PHP
14 10 (1.01%) VBA
15 9 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 114 (11.52%) Degree
2 78 (7.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (4.55%) MCSE
4 25 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (2.32%) MCSA
6 19 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.91%) MCDBA
8 9 (0.91%) MCITP
8 9 (0.91%) MCTS
8 9 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (0.81%) MCP
10 7 (0.71%) CCNA
10 7 (0.71%) CCNP
11 6 (0.61%) CCA
11 6 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (0.61%) NCIE
12 4 (0.40%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.97%) QA
2 55 (5.56%) SLA
3 11 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) PMO
6 1 (0.10%) RMADS
6 1 (0.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 125 (12.63%) Active Directory
2 91 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (5.56%) vSphere
4 35 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.91%) XenApp
7 7 (0.71%) Docker
7 7 (0.71%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.61%) Firmware
8 6 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.40%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.10%) etcd
12 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (3.54%) SCCM
2 15 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.41%) SCOM
4 13 (1.31%) vCenter Server
5 12 (1.21%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.01%) Kibana
7 9 (0.91%) Nagios
7 9 (0.91%) Puppet
8 8 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (0.81%) Opsview
8 8 (0.81%) WSUS
9 7 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.71%) Pingdom
10 6 (0.61%) Ansible
11 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.51%) Simpana
11 5 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 489 (49.39%) Microsoft
2 121 (12.22%) VMware
3 64 (6.46%) Cisco
4 59 (5.96%) Oracle
5 46 (4.65%) Sitecore
6 33 (3.33%) SAP
7 29 (2.93%) HP
8 24 (2.42%) Citrix
9 22 (2.22%) Tableau
10 21 (2.12%) Dell
11 19 (1.92%) Google
12 15 (1.52%) Symantec
13 14 (1.41%) 3PAR
14 13 (1.31%) RedGate
15 12 (1.21%) EqualLogic
15 12 (1.21%) Fortinet
15 12 (1.21%) Meraki
16 11 (1.11%) CommVault
16 11 (1.11%) Hortonworks
16 11 (1.11%) IBM