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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 23 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 4.00% 11.76% 29.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 42.86% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +60.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
13 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 52.00% 27.45% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +37.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
1 4 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) People Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace