The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Reporting Services over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 84 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 2739 3303 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.14% 3.19% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.08% 10.44% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2442 2852 3242
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server Reporting Services 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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27185 31653 35386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.13% 30.59% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23052 27065 29895
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SQL Server Reporting Services 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 Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services.

Salary trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England -12 2569 £45,000 - 319
London -15 1091 £55,000 +4.76% 99
South East +44 400 £42,500 -2.29% 52
North West -3 288 £37,500 -6.25% 58
City of London +3 273 £57,500 +4.54% 18
Yorkshire -2 216 £40,000 +2.56% 28
West Midlands +21 198 £40,000 - 22
Manchester -3 184 £38,500 -9.41% 32
West Yorkshire -12 161 £42,500 +11.11% 21
East of England +19 152 £41,000 +5.12% 19
South West -28 116 £40,000 +6.66% 23
East Midlands -5 106 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Leeds -21 95 £40,750 +1.87% 13
Scotland +28 94 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Surrey +31 92 £52,500 +15.38% 9
Hampshire +21 82 £42,500 +10.38% 10
Glasgow +32 62 £31,500 -25.88% 4
Birmingham +2 62 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Cheshire +1 58 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Berkshire -9 58 £46,250 +8.82% 7
Kent +42 54 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Hertfordshire +27 46 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Leicestershire +22 41 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Sussex +44 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol -35 38 £40,000 - 10
Staffordshire 0 35 £37,500 - 4
Wales +1 34 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South Wales +2 32 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Bradford +27 31 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Northamptonshire +7 31 £45,000 +28.57% 4

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 4098 (79.43%) SQL
2 4085 (79.18%) SQL Server
3 3727 (72.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2773 (53.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2454 (47.57%) Microsoft
6 2411 (46.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2298 (44.54%) T-SQL
8 1772 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1499 (29.06%) .NET
10 1413 (27.39%) C#
11 1408 (27.29%) Finance
12 1300 (25.20%) ETL
13 1085 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
14 825 (15.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 809 (15.68%) Power BI
16 758 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
17 685 (13.28%) ASP.NET
18 636 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
19 580 (11.24%) SQL Server 2014
20 561 (10.87%) MVC
21 552 (10.70%) Windows
22 544 (10.54%) Performance Tuning
23 533 (10.33%) JavaScript
24 531 (10.29%) Tableau
25 526 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
26 517 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
27 515 (9.98%) Oracle
28 512 (9.92%) Degree
29 498 (9.65%) Analytics
30 482 (9.34%) Data Modelling

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 437 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 197 (3.82%) IIS
3 95 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 87 (1.69%) SAS
5 65 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 54 (1.05%) Confluence
7 51 (0.99%) CMS
8 35 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 34 (0.66%) MS Exchange
10 31 (0.60%) Apache
11 30 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 28 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (0.41%) Umbraco
14 19 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (0.29%) Apache Spark
17 14 (0.27%) EPiServer
18 12 (0.23%) OpenStack
19 11 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 636 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 167 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 43 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (0.48%) SPSS
6 11 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (0.14%) EngageOne
9 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.039%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 202 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 141 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
3 46 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 26 (0.50%) Markit EDM
5 20 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 15 (0.29%) Sage 200
7 14 (0.27%) Infor CloudSuite
7 14 (0.27%) thinkFolio
8 13 (0.25%) Maximo
9 12 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
9 12 (0.23%) Infor M3
10 11 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 11 (0.21%) Visualfiles
11 8 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
11 8 (0.16%) FastStats
11 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
12 7 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
12 7 (0.14%) Raiser's Edge
13 6 (0.12%) Investran
Cloud Services
1 517 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (1.55%) Office 365
4 56 (1.09%) SaaS
5 37 (0.72%) IaaS
5 37 (0.72%) PaaS
6 35 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
7 23 (0.45%) GitHub
8 20 (0.39%) Google Play
9 19 (0.37%) Google Analytics
10 17 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
12 9 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
13 5 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.097%) Yammer
14 3 (0.058%) Trello
15 2 (0.039%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.039%) Dropbox
15 2 (0.039%) G Suite
15 2 (0.039%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 72 (1.40%) Intranet
2 61 (1.18%) Internet
3 58 (1.12%) SAN
4 25 (0.48%) DNS
5 23 (0.45%) NAS
6 22 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 21 (0.41%) Firewall
8 19 (0.37%) DHCP
9 18 (0.35%) WAN
10 16 (0.31%) SMTP
11 14 (0.27%) HTTP
12 13 (0.25%) LAN
12 13 (0.25%) Network Security
12 13 (0.25%) VoIP
13 12 (0.23%) FTP
13 12 (0.23%) SSL
14 11 (0.21%) SNMP
15 10 (0.19%) DMZ
16 9 (0.17%) Broadband
17 6 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4085 (79.18%) SQL Server
2 3727 (72.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2411 (46.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1772 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 825 (15.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 809 (15.68%) Power BI
7 758 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 580 (11.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 436 (8.45%) QlikView
10 371 (7.19%) Relational Database
11 346 (6.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 330 (6.40%) SQL Server 2016
13 305 (5.91%) OLAP
14 298 (5.78%) Big Data
15 274 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
16 237 (4.59%) MySQL
17 231 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
18 215 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
19 182 (3.53%) Hadoop
20 142 (2.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 437 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 300 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 155 (3.00%) JIRA
4 142 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 126 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 58 (1.12%) Subversion
7 51 (0.99%) Bitbucket
8 46 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 44 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 40 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
11 39 (0.76%) Jenkins
12 29 (0.56%) Selenium
13 28 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
14 20 (0.39%) MSBuild
15 18 (0.35%) ERwin
15 18 (0.35%) MorphX
16 17 (0.33%) WiX
17 16 (0.31%) MSTest
18 15 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
18 15 (0.29%) T4 Templates
General
1 1408 (27.29%) Finance
2 282 (5.47%) Retail
3 276 (5.35%) Banking
4 214 (4.15%) Legal
5 182 (3.53%) Advertising
6 162 (3.14%) Marketing
7 110 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 97 (1.88%) Law
9 68 (1.32%) Back Office
10 65 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 55 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 46 (0.89%) Games
13 34 (0.66%) Automotive
13 34 (0.66%) Front Office
14 24 (0.47%) Music Industry
15 18 (0.35%) Billing
15 18 (0.35%) Telecoms
16 17 (0.33%) Electronics
16 17 (0.33%) Publishing
17 13 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2686 (52.06%) Developer
2 1194 (23.14%) SQL Developer
3 977 (18.94%) Analyst
4 969 (18.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 733 (14.21%) DBA
6 626 (12.13%) SQL DBA
7 477 (9.25%) .NET Developer
8 433 (8.39%) SSRS Developer
9 431 (8.35%) SQL Server Developer
10 417 (8.08%) C# Developer
11 415 (8.04%) SQL BI Developer
12 404 (7.83%) SSIS Developer
13 352 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
14 351 (6.80%) Senior Developer
15 342 (6.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 309 (5.99%) SQL Server DBA
17 284 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
18 283 (5.49%) Administrator
19 226 (4.38%) Business Developer
20 225 (4.36%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1499 (29.06%) .NET
2 685 (13.28%) ASP.NET
3 457 (8.86%) HTML
4 378 (7.33%) CSS
5 354 (6.86%) XML
6 352 (6.82%) Web Services
7 348 (6.75%) .NET Framework
8 318 (6.16%) MDX
9 309 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 269 (5.21%) WCF
11 246 (4.77%) jQuery
12 214 (4.15%) HTML5
13 205 (3.97%) Entity Framework
14 186 (3.61%) AngularJS
15 144 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 129 (2.50%) WPF
17 99 (1.92%) CSS3
18 97 (1.88%) Ajax
19 86 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 82 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 526 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 266 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 249 (4.83%) Replication
4 236 (4.57%) Clustering
5 214 (4.15%) Computer Science
6 164 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
7 93 (1.80%) iPad
8 76 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 65 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 55 (1.07%) Fintech
11 53 (1.03%) FMCG
12 48 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 48 (0.93%) User Experience
13 45 (0.87%) Credit Risk
14 41 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 32 (0.62%) Client/Server
16 30 (0.58%) Equities
16 30 (0.58%) Fixed Income
17 28 (0.54%) Data Centre
18 27 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 552 (10.70%) Windows
2 223 (4.32%) Windows Server
3 135 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 107 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (1.92%) Linux
6 50 (0.97%) Unix
7 43 (0.83%) Android
7 43 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 24 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 23 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.19%) Solaris
13 7 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.097%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.078%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.058%) AIX
17 3 (0.058%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.019%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2773 (53.75%) Business Intelligence
2 1300 (25.20%) ETL
3 1085 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
4 561 (10.87%) MVC
5 544 (10.54%) Performance Tuning
6 498 (9.65%) Analytics
7 482 (9.34%) Data Modelling
8 388 (7.52%) CRM
9 330 (6.40%) Visualisation
10 304 (5.89%) Kimball Methodology
11 282 (5.47%) Data Analysis
12 275 (5.33%) Migration
13 261 (5.06%) Project Management
14 255 (4.94%) SDLC
15 254 (4.92%) High Availability
16 248 (4.81%) Mentoring
16 248 (4.81%) Scrum
17 242 (4.69%) ERP
18 233 (4.52%) Data Visualisation
19 213 (4.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4098 (79.43%) SQL
2 2298 (44.54%) T-SQL
3 1413 (27.39%) C#
4 533 (10.33%) JavaScript
5 285 (5.52%) VB.NET
6 281 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 229 (4.44%) VBA
8 174 (3.37%) Java
9 127 (2.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 119 (2.31%) VB
11 92 (1.78%) PL/SQL
12 90 (1.74%) R
13 78 (1.51%) Python
14 45 (0.87%) PHP
15 44 (0.85%) X++
16 43 (0.83%) VBScript
17 41 (0.79%) VB6
18 39 (0.76%) C
19 33 (0.64%) C++
20 26 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 512 (9.92%) Degree
2 255 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 38 (0.74%) MCSA
5 36 (0.70%) MCSE
6 29 (0.56%) MCTS
7 28 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 26 (0.50%) MCP
9 23 (0.45%) MCITP
10 21 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.27%) ISEB
12 13 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (0.23%) CCNP
14 11 (0.21%) CCVP
15 10 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (0.16%) DV Cleared
17 6 (0.12%) AAT
17 6 (0.12%) CIMA
17 6 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (0.097%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (3.43%) QA
2 169 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 84 (1.63%) SLA
4 42 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.50%) Basel III
6 21 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.23%) PMO
8 9 (0.17%) GDPR
9 8 (0.16%) MiFID
10 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.058%) IFRS
12 3 (0.058%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.058%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.039%) HL7
13 2 (0.039%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.019%) COBIT
14 1 (0.019%) DICOM
14 1 (0.019%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.019%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.097%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.058%) Cronacle
8 3 (0.058%) Docker
8 3 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.039%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.039%) XenServer
10 1 (0.019%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.019%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.019%) vSphere
10 1 (0.019%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
2 17 (0.33%) SCCM
3 16 (0.31%) Control-M
4 13 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 13 (0.25%) Puppet
5 10 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.17%) SCOM
7 6 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
8 4 (0.078%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.078%) Oozie
9 3 (0.058%) Netcool
9 3 (0.058%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.039%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.039%) Malwarebytes
10 2 (0.039%) Nagios
10 2 (0.039%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.039%) WSUS
11 1 (0.019%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.019%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2454 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 531 (10.29%) Tableau
3 515 (9.98%) Oracle
4 169 (3.28%) Cognos
5 141 (2.73%) SAP
6 110 (2.13%) Sybase
7 80 (1.55%) Informatica
8 67 (1.30%) IBM
9 65 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 61 (1.18%) Google
11 46 (0.89%) VMware
12 42 (0.81%) Facebook
12 42 (0.81%) JD Edwards
13 40 (0.78%) Talend
14 38 (0.74%) RedGate
15 36 (0.70%) Sage
16 34 (0.66%) Infor
17 33 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
18 27 (0.52%) Epicor
19 26 (0.50%) Teradata
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, bonus, gym
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Greater Manchester
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
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Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £55K
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City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 25
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