There are a number of community focused companies who are kind enough to sponsor the Southampton SQL Server user group, without them we would not be in a position to hold the meetings on a regular basis. Additionally they are kind enough to provide discounts and prizes that we can give away to user group attendees on a regular basis. Our current sponsors are;


We began as a small, passionate group of individuals who wanted to provide a distinctive and exceptional IT recruitment service. We’d seen agencies offering a division devoted to IT recruitment, but there was still a niche that we could fill. Combining our collective knowledge about the IT industry, the team has continued to grow and develop an extensive understanding of the local IT and IS sectors and their needs.

SpectrumIT are long-time sponsors of the user group and are kind enough to help with venue and refreshment costs, additionally they provide a £20 Amazon voucher that we raffle off at each meeting.



We believe everyone should have the opportunity to build a career they’re passionate about. We’ve gone beyond the traditional education model to put the power back in your hands, because we believe learning shouldn’t be confined to a classroom, rigorous schedule or select minority.

Pluralsight are kind enough to provide a number of one-month free passes to their excellent training content which can be won by taking part in the raffle at the end of each event.

Red Gate


We make the world’s most trusted tools for shipping changes to your database.

Our tools are technically challenging to make, but really intuitive to use – a philosophy we call ingeniously simple.

Redgate are kind enough to provide us with a selection of swag to give away at the user group meetings, licenses to raffle off and help us in sourcing speakers for our events.