The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 23.53% 7.41% 30.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 40.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 23.53% 18.52% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) Intranet
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Google
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (16.67%) GIS
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (8.33%) Draytek
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
1 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Intranet
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Draytek
4 1 (8.33%) Rackspace