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 27 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
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 216 225 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.11% 17.99% 20.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.87% 52.82% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 198 210 236
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 £32,500 £32,500 £27,350
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 323 426 476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.07% 34.05% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 297 402 430
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +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 27 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 27 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 +1 71 £38,492 -9.43% 6
Gatwick +8 39 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Chichester - 32 £40,000 - 4
Worthing +16 25 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Haywards Heath +1 18 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Horsham +2 16 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Pulborough - 4 £45,000 - 1
Selsey 0 3 £40,000 -
East Grinstead -1 3 £39,000 -8.23% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 272 (62.67%) C#
2 266 (61.29%) .NET
3 226 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
4 200 (46.08%) SQL
5 189 (43.55%) ASP.NET
6 165 (38.02%) MVC
7 143 (32.95%) Microsoft
8 131 (30.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 130 (29.95%) JavaScript
10 104 (23.96%) AngularJS
11 102 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 100 (23.04%) CSS
13 95 (21.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 93 (21.43%) .NET Framework
15 90 (20.74%) HTML
16 89 (20.51%) TDD
17 86 (19.82%) jQuery
18 79 (18.20%) Entity Framework
19 76 (17.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 74 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 71 (16.36%) Degree
22 69 (15.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 69 (15.90%) OO
23 67 (15.44%) Relational Database
24 66 (15.21%) WPF
24 66 (15.21%) VB.NET
25 64 (14.75%) Scrum
25 64 (14.75%) Software Engineering
26 62 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
27 61 (14.06%) T-SQL

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 25 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.46%) Drupal
3 15 (3.46%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.76%) CMS
5 12 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.07%) IIS
8 6 (1.38%) Apache
8 6 (1.38%) Joomla!
8 6 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (1.38%) WordPress
9 5 (1.15%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
11 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.38%) Magento
4 3 (0.69%) FastStats
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (2.30%) Amazon S3
4 10 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (2.30%) IaaS
4 10 (2.30%) PaaS
5 6 (1.38%) GitHub
5 6 (1.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.76%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.38%) DNS
3 11 (2.53%) SAN
4 10 (2.30%) Network Security
5 8 (1.84%) Internet
6 6 (1.38%) SSL
7 3 (0.69%) Firewall
7 3 (0.69%) Multicast
8 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.46%) RIP
9 1 (0.23%) DHCP
9 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 76 (17.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (15.44%) Relational Database
5 59 (13.59%) MySQL
6 58 (13.36%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (13.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (12.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 42 (9.68%) MongoDB
9 29 (6.68%) NoSQL
9 29 (6.68%) RDBMS
10 27 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (5.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (4.38%) Power BI
14 18 (4.15%) PowerCenter
15 16 (3.69%) DataStage
16 13 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 47 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 37 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 36 (8.29%) NUnit
4 35 (8.06%) JIRA
5 33 (7.60%) Subversion
6 29 (6.68%) JSUnit
7 24 (5.53%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.53%) Vagrant
10 10 (2.30%) MSTest
11 4 (0.92%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.92%) Moq
11 4 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.69%) FxCop
12 3 (0.69%) git-flow
12 3 (0.69%) LINQPad
12 3 (0.69%) StyleCop
12 3 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 53 (12.21%) Finance
2 20 (4.61%) Retail
3 13 (3.00%) Advertising
4 10 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.23%) Billing
6 1 (0.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 270 (62.21%) Developer
2 176 (40.55%) .NET Developer
3 103 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 100 (23.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (16.59%) Software Developer
6 66 (15.21%) SQL Developer
7 63 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 55 (12.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 54 (12.44%) Analyst
10 45 (10.37%) .NET Software Developer
11 42 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 33 (7.60%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 23 (5.30%) Messaging Developer
14 22 (5.07%) Senior Developer
14 22 (5.07%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
16 20 (4.61%) Test Analyst
17 19 (4.38%) Architect
17 19 (4.38%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (61.29%) .NET
2 189 (43.55%) ASP.NET
3 131 (30.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 104 (23.96%) AngularJS
5 100 (23.04%) CSS
6 95 (21.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 93 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 90 (20.74%) HTML
9 86 (19.82%) jQuery
10 79 (18.20%) Entity Framework
11 69 (15.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 66 (15.21%) WPF
13 61 (14.06%) XML
14 52 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 52 (11.98%) Web Services
15 50 (11.52%) WCF
16 47 (10.83%) HTML5
16 47 (10.83%) RESTful
17 39 (8.99%) WinForms
18 37 (8.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.07%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.76%) Clustering
5 12 (2.76%) Social Network
6 10 (2.30%) FMCG
7 5 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.15%) Tandem
8 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.69%) User Experience
10 2 (0.46%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.46%) Replication
11 1 (0.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.44%) Windows
2 20 (4.61%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.69%) Unix
4 12 (2.76%) Linux
5 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (38.02%) MVC
3 89 (20.51%) TDD
4 69 (15.90%) OO
5 64 (14.75%) Scrum
5 64 (14.75%) Software Engineering
6 56 (12.90%) Web Application Development
7 55 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (10.37%) Unit Testing
9 44 (10.14%) BDD
10 41 (9.45%) OOP
11 38 (8.76%) Kanban
12 35 (8.06%) Web Development
13 31 (7.14%) CRM
13 31 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
13 31 (7.14%) ETL
14 29 (6.68%) Project Management
15 27 (6.22%) PRINCE2
16 26 (5.99%) Multithreading
17 25 (5.76%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 272 (62.67%) C#
2 200 (46.08%) SQL
3 130 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 66 (15.21%) VB.NET
5 61 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 34 (7.83%) C++
6 34 (7.83%) Ruby
7 23 (5.30%) F#
8 22 (5.07%) PHP
8 22 (5.07%) PL/SQL
9 21 (4.84%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.69%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.23%) VB
12 11 (2.53%) Python
13 10 (2.30%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.38%) Java
14 6 (1.38%) XAML
15 4 (0.92%) C
16 3 (0.69%) VC++
17 2 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (16.36%) Degree
2 24 (5.53%) ISEB
2 24 (5.53%) ISTQB
3 21 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.53%) CCNA
4 11 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (2.53%) MCSE
5 2 (0.46%) MCP
6 1 (0.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
1 4 (0.92%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.76%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.30%) Docker
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (5.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 23 (5.30%) Kibana
1 23 (5.30%) WSUS
2 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (2.30%) Puppet
3 10 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.46%) SCCM
4 2 (0.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 143 (32.95%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.45%) Oracle
3 33 (7.60%) Informatica
4 17 (3.92%) Teradata
5 12 (2.76%) Cognos
6 11 (2.53%) 3PAR
6 11 (2.53%) F5
6 11 (2.53%) HP
6 11 (2.53%) Tableau
7 8 (1.84%) Facebook
7 8 (1.84%) Twitter
8 7 (1.61%) SAP
9 4 (0.92%) IBM
10 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.69%) Talend
10 3 (0.69%) VMware
11 2 (0.46%) Citrix
11 2 (0.46%) Mercator
12 1 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.23%) Netezza
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000+Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Ballard Chalmers Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Pulborough, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + training, bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 days ago