Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 304 284 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.80% 12.01% 24.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.87% 51.26% 66.35%
Number of salaries quoted 270 263 446
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 554 554 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.33% 23.43% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 469 479 637
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
Horsham +18 77 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Crawley -5 73 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Worthing +3 37 £60,000 +41.18% 12
Gatwick -15 23 £47,500 - 4
East Grinstead +4 20 £70,000 +55.56% 2
Chichester -6 19 £45,000 - 2
Burgess Hill +20 18 £47,500 - 2
Bognor Regis +5 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Haywards Heath -8 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Pulborough - 1 £62,500 - 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 193 (63.49%) SQL
2 145 (47.70%) Microsoft
3 141 (46.38%) .NET
4 137 (45.07%) C#
5 100 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (31.25%) Azure
7 86 (28.29%) Finance
8 85 (27.96%) Windows
9 78 (25.66%) ASP.NET
10 70 (23.03%) MVC
11 68 (22.37%) T-SQL
12 67 (22.04%) JavaScript
12 67 (22.04%) Active Directory
13 62 (20.39%) Degree
14 59 (19.41%) SharePoint
15 56 (18.42%) HTML
16 51 (16.78%) CSS
16 51 (16.78%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (16.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 50 (16.45%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.79%) PRINCE2
18 48 (15.79%) Data Centre
19 47 (15.46%) Visual Studio
20 46 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 46 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (13.82%) Configuration Management
22 40 (13.16%) PowerShell
23 39 (12.83%) Test Automation
24 38 (12.50%) jQuery

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 59 (19.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.92%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (5.92%) GeoServer
3 11 (3.62%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (3.29%) Apache
4 10 (3.29%) Confluence
4 10 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.64%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.66%) CMS
6 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.66%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.99%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 95 (31.25%) Azure
2 32 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (6.58%) AWS
4 16 (5.26%) Power Platform
5 15 (4.93%) Serverless
6 12 (3.95%) Azure Functions
6 12 (3.95%) SaaS
7 10 (3.29%) IaaS
7 10 (3.29%) PaaS
8 8 (2.63%) Office 365
9 6 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (1.97%) GCP
10 3 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Flow
12 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.33%) npm
12 1 (0.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.62%) Firewall
2 5 (1.64%) DNS
3 4 (1.32%) HTTP
3 4 (1.32%) Network Security
3 4 (1.32%) SAN
3 4 (1.32%) VoIP
4 3 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) Extranet
5 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) Skype
5 2 (0.66%) SSL
5 2 (0.66%) VLAN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 46 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (11.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (9.54%) SQL Server 2017
5 28 (9.21%) SQL Server 2016
6 25 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (6.58%) GIS
8 18 (5.92%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (4.61%) NoSQL
11 14 (4.61%) Power BI
11 14 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (3.95%) Cosmos DB
13 9 (2.96%) DTS
13 9 (2.96%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (15.46%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.89%) Selenium
3 24 (7.89%) WebDriver
4 21 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.62%) JIRA
6 10 (3.29%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.29%) JMeter
6 10 (3.29%) JUnit
6 10 (3.29%) Maven
6 10 (3.29%) Mockito
7 4 (1.32%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.99%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) NUnit
9 1 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 86 (28.29%) Finance
2 9 (2.96%) Back Office
3 4 (1.32%) Aerospace
3 4 (1.32%) Banking
4 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.66%) Legal
5 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Automotive
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.33%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.33%) Publishing
6 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (32.57%) Developer
2 50 (16.45%) Architect
3 37 (12.17%) Analyst
4 31 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 30 (9.87%) DBA
6 28 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 28 (9.21%) SQL DBA
7 26 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 26 (8.55%) Software Engineer
8 22 (7.24%) Infrastructure Architect
8 22 (7.24%) SQL Developer
9 21 (6.91%) Support Engineer
9 21 (6.91%) Technical Architect
10 20 (6.58%) Software Developer
10 20 (6.58%) SQL Server DBA
11 19 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Applications Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (46.38%) .NET
2 78 (25.66%) ASP.NET
3 56 (18.42%) HTML
4 51 (16.78%) CSS
5 46 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (12.50%) jQuery
7 35 (11.51%) XML
8 34 (11.18%) Web Services
9 30 (9.87%) AngularJS
10 26 (8.55%) .NET Framework
11 24 (7.89%) React
12 21 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (4.93%) JSON
14 15 (4.93%) RESTful
15 14 (4.61%) Classic ASP
15 14 (4.61%) Spring
16 12 (3.95%) Java EE
16 12 (3.95%) JDBC
16 12 (3.95%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.22%) Clustering
3 22 (7.24%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.28%) Reinsurance
7 11 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.99%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
11 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.33%) NHS
11 1 (0.33%) PMI
11 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (27.96%) Windows
2 16 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.61%) Solaris
3 14 (4.61%) Unix
4 11 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.29%) Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.03%) MVC
3 51 (16.78%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (16.45%) Software Engineering
5 48 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 42 (13.82%) Configuration Management
7 39 (12.83%) Test Automation
8 38 (12.50%) IT Strategy
9 35 (11.51%) Mentoring
10 33 (10.86%) TOGAF
10 33 (10.86%) Translating Business Requirements
11 32 (10.53%) ETL
11 32 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
12 30 (9.87%) ITIL
13 25 (8.22%) Coaching
13 25 (8.22%) Computer Science
14 24 (7.89%) Manual Testing
14 24 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (6.25%) High Availability
16 18 (5.92%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 193 (63.49%) SQL
2 137 (45.07%) C#
3 68 (22.37%) T-SQL
4 67 (22.04%) JavaScript
5 40 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 15 (4.93%) Java
7 13 (4.28%) Python
8 11 (3.62%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.64%) C
9 5 (1.64%) VBA
10 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.99%) Scala
11 2 (0.66%) PHP
12 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (20.39%) Degree
2 51 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (10.86%) CCNA
3 33 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (10.86%) MCSE
4 16 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (4.61%) MCP
6 7 (2.30%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.97%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.64%) PMP
8 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.66%) MCSA
10 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.59%) SLA
2 7 (2.30%) QA
3 5 (1.64%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (22.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.61%) Docker
2 14 (4.61%) Firmware
3 11 (3.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Clustering
1 9 (2.96%) SCCM
2 6 (1.97%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (1.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 145 (47.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.89%) Tableau
3 20 (6.58%) ServiceNow
4 14 (4.61%) Oracle
5 10 (3.29%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.30%) VMware
7 6 (1.97%) BMC
8 5 (1.64%) Cisco
9 4 (1.32%) Cognos
9 4 (1.32%) Google
9 4 (1.32%) Netezza
9 4 (1.32%) Teradata
10 3 (0.99%) Informatica
10 3 (0.99%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.66%) Aruba
11 2 (0.66%) Avaya
11 2 (0.66%) HP
11 2 (0.66%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.33%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.33%) Xamarin