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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 221 231 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.33% 18.29% 20.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.58% 52.86% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 204 216 230
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 327 437 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.08% 34.60% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 302 413 423
Median salary £44,869 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.29% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Crawley +4 72 £38,492 -9.43% 5
Gatwick +5 40 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Chichester +18 30 £40,000 - 4
Worthing +17 28 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Haywards Heath +1 18 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Horsham +3 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Grinstead 0 4 £38,250 -10.00%
Pulborough - 4 £45,000 - 1
Selsey 0 3 £40,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 266 (61.86%) C#
2 260 (60.47%) .NET
3 222 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (45.58%) SQL
5 183 (42.56%) ASP.NET
6 160 (37.21%) MVC
7 143 (33.26%) Microsoft
8 128 (29.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 127 (29.53%) JavaScript
10 103 (23.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 101 (23.49%) AngularJS
12 98 (22.79%) CSS
13 92 (21.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 92 (21.40%) .NET Framework
14 88 (20.47%) HTML
15 87 (20.23%) TDD
16 84 (19.53%) jQuery
17 78 (18.14%) Entity Framework
18 77 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 75 (17.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 69 (16.05%) Degree
20 69 (16.05%) OO
21 67 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 66 (15.35%) Relational Database
22 66 (15.35%) VB.NET
23 65 (15.12%) WPF
24 64 (14.88%) Scrum
24 64 (14.88%) Software Engineering
25 60 (13.95%) T-SQL
25 60 (13.95%) XML

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 24 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 15 (3.49%) Drupal
5 14 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.79%) CMS
6 12 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.86%) IIS
9 6 (1.40%) Apache
9 6 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.40%) WordPress
10 5 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.16%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.23%) nginx
12 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.40%) Magento
4 3 (0.70%) FastStats
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (2.09%) Amazon S3
4 9 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (2.09%) IaaS
4 9 (2.09%) PaaS
5 6 (1.40%) GitHub
5 6 (1.40%) SaaS
6 3 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.58%) TCP/IP
2 18 (4.19%) DNS
3 12 (2.79%) SAN
4 9 (2.09%) Network Security
5 8 (1.86%) Internet
6 6 (1.40%) SSL
7 4 (0.93%) Firewall
8 3 (0.70%) Multicast
9 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.47%) RIP
10 1 (0.23%) DHCP
10 1 (0.23%) HTTP
10 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.23%) LAN
10 1 (0.23%) VPN
10 1 (0.23%) WAN
10 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 77 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (17.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (15.35%) Relational Database
5 59 (13.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (13.49%) MySQL
7 53 (12.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 42 (9.77%) MongoDB
9 29 (6.74%) NoSQL
10 28 (6.51%) RDBMS
10 28 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (5.12%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (4.42%) Power BI
15 18 (4.19%) PowerCenter
16 16 (3.72%) DataStage
17 13 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 47 (10.93%) Visual Studio
2 36 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 35 (8.14%) NUnit
4 34 (7.91%) JIRA
5 33 (7.67%) Subversion
6 29 (6.74%) JSUnit
7 24 (5.58%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (2.33%) MSTest
9 10 (2.33%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.93%) Moq
10 4 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.70%) FxCop
11 3 (0.70%) git-flow
11 3 (0.70%) LINQPad
11 3 (0.70%) StyleCop
11 3 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
General
1 52 (12.09%) Finance
2 19 (4.42%) Retail
3 13 (3.02%) Advertising
4 10 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 266 (61.86%) Developer
2 172 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 100 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 97 (22.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (15.81%) Software Developer
6 65 (15.12%) SQL Developer
7 60 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 54 (12.56%) Analyst
9 52 (12.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (9.77%) .NET Software Developer
11 40 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 31 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 23 (5.35%) Messaging Developer
14 22 (5.12%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (4.88%) Senior Developer
15 21 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
16 20 (4.65%) Test Analyst
17 19 (4.42%) Software Analyst
17 19 (4.42%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (60.47%) .NET
2 183 (42.56%) ASP.NET
3 128 (29.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 101 (23.49%) AngularJS
5 98 (22.79%) CSS
6 92 (21.40%) .NET Framework
6 92 (21.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 88 (20.47%) HTML
8 84 (19.53%) jQuery
9 78 (18.14%) Entity Framework
10 67 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 65 (15.12%) WPF
12 60 (13.95%) XML
13 52 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 51 (11.86%) Web Services
15 49 (11.40%) WCF
16 47 (10.93%) RESTful
17 45 (10.47%) HTML5
18 38 (8.84%) WinForms
19 37 (8.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.79%) Clustering
5 12 (2.79%) Social Network
6 10 (2.33%) FMCG
7 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.16%) Tandem
8 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.70%) User Experience
10 2 (0.47%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.79%) Windows
2 21 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.72%) Unix
4 12 (2.79%) Linux
5 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.40%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (37.21%) MVC
3 87 (20.23%) TDD
4 69 (16.05%) OO
5 64 (14.88%) Scrum
5 64 (14.88%) Software Engineering
6 55 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
7 54 (12.56%) Web Application Development
8 44 (10.23%) Unit Testing
9 43 (10.00%) BDD
10 41 (9.53%) OOP
11 38 (8.84%) Kanban
12 35 (8.14%) Web Development
13 32 (7.44%) CRM
14 31 (7.21%) Dependency Injection
14 31 (7.21%) ETL
15 29 (6.74%) Project Management
16 27 (6.28%) PRINCE2
17 26 (6.05%) Multithreading
18 25 (5.81%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 266 (61.86%) C#
2 196 (45.58%) SQL
3 127 (29.53%) JavaScript
4 66 (15.35%) VB.NET
5 60 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 34 (7.91%) C++
6 34 (7.91%) Ruby
7 23 (5.35%) F#
8 22 (5.12%) PHP
8 22 (5.12%) PL/SQL
9 20 (4.65%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.72%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.26%) VB
12 10 (2.33%) Python
13 9 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.40%) Java
14 6 (1.40%) XAML
15 4 (0.93%) C
16 3 (0.70%) VC++
17 2 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (16.05%) Degree
2 24 (5.58%) ISEB
2 24 (5.58%) ISTQB
3 22 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.79%) MCSE
5 11 (2.56%) CCNA
5 11 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.47%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.23%) MCDST
7 1 (0.23%) MCITP
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.93%) Data Quality
1 4 (0.93%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.79%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.09%) Docker
4 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (5.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 23 (5.35%) Kibana
1 23 (5.35%) WSUS
2 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (2.09%) Puppet
3 9 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.93%) SCCM
5 3 (0.70%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 143 (33.26%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.53%) Oracle
3 34 (7.91%) Informatica
4 17 (3.95%) Teradata
5 12 (2.79%) Cognos
6 11 (2.56%) 3PAR
6 11 (2.56%) F5
6 11 (2.56%) HP
6 11 (2.56%) Tableau
7 8 (1.86%) Facebook
7 8 (1.86%) Twitter
8 7 (1.63%) SAP
9 4 (0.93%) IBM
9 4 (0.93%) VMware
10 3 (0.70%) Citrix
10 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.70%) Talend
11 2 (0.47%) Mercator
12 1 (0.23%) Juniper
12 1 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Pulborough, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, on-call allowance etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Gatwick
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + training, bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago