The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 27 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 47 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.44% 16.75% 16.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.52% 45.39% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 81
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 Bracknell region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
122 141 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.90% 36.91% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 111
Average salary £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.15% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 70 (55.56%) Windows
2 67 (53.17%) Oracle
3 60 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 53 (42.06%) SQL
5 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (26.98%) ISTQB
9 33 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 33 (26.19%) .NET
9 33 (26.19%) C#
10 32 (25.40%) Finance
10 32 (25.40%) Scrum
11 30 (23.81%) Windows XP
11 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
12 29 (23.02%) QA
13 26 (20.63%) Security Cleared
14 25 (19.84%) Test Automation
15 23 (18.25%) Java
15 23 (18.25%) Migration
15 23 (18.25%) VMware
15 23 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 22 (17.46%) LAN
17 21 (16.67%) WAN
18 20 (15.87%) Linux
18 20 (15.87%) IIS
18 20 (15.87%) Web Services
18 20 (15.87%) ISEB
19 19 (15.08%) LoadRunner

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 20 (15.87%) IIS
2 15 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (8.73%) Live Communications Server
4 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.59%) Apache
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) MS Office
2 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Nortel Periphonics
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) LAN
2 21 (16.67%) WAN
3 17 (13.49%) DNS
4 15 (11.90%) DHCP
5 11 (8.73%) SAN
6 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.38%) Firewall
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.59%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.59%) Internet
8 2 (1.59%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.79%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.79%) FTP
9 1 (0.79%) HTTP
9 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.08%) Relational Database
2 18 (14.29%) MySQL
3 14 (11.11%) MS Access
4 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.17%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.38%) OLAP
13 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (1.59%) Big Data
13 2 (1.59%) DB2
13 2 (1.59%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) LoadRunner
2 15 (11.90%) Selenium
3 7 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
4 6 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.76%) JUnit
4 6 (4.76%) NUnit
5 5 (3.97%) WinRunner
5 5 (3.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.59%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Retail
3 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Consultant
2 20 (15.87%) Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Test Consultant
4 15 (11.90%) QA Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Architect
5 13 (10.32%) Technical Support
5 13 (10.32%) Technical Leader
6 12 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Support Specialist
7 11 (8.73%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (8.73%) Technical Support Specialist
7 11 (8.73%) Technical Specialist
7 11 (8.73%) Implementation Specialist
8 10 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.35%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) .NET
2 20 (15.87%) Web Services
3 19 (15.08%) HTML
4 16 (12.70%) jQuery
5 15 (11.90%) CSS
6 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 13 (10.32%) JDBC
7 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
7 13 (10.32%) Spring
8 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (7.94%) Ajax
9 9 (7.14%) XML
10 8 (6.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (6.35%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (4.76%) Dapper ORM
11 6 (4.76%) WCF
12 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 2 (1.59%) REST
13 2 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 13 (10.32%) Statistics
3 11 (8.73%) Thin Client
3 11 (8.73%) Fat Client
4 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.17%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (3.17%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.59%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.59%) Open Source
8 2 (1.59%) User Experience
8 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.59%) NHS
8 2 (1.59%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (55.56%) Windows
2 38 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 20 (15.87%) Linux
6 17 (13.49%) UNIX
7 7 (5.56%) Solaris
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.40%) Scrum
3 25 (19.84%) Test Automation
4 23 (18.25%) Migration
5 19 (15.08%) Regression Testing
6 17 (13.49%) Test Scripting
7 15 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 13 (10.32%) OOP
8 13 (10.32%) OOD
8 13 (10.32%) ETL
8 13 (10.32%) Incident Management
8 13 (10.32%) Revenue Management
8 13 (10.32%) Waterfall
9 12 (9.52%) Automation Testing
9 12 (9.52%) Project Management
10 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.73%) MVC
10 11 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
11 10 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.06%) SQL
2 33 (26.19%) C#
3 23 (18.25%) Java
4 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.97%) PHP
6 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.17%) VB
7 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.38%) C
9 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.59%) C++
9 2 (1.59%) VC++
9 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.59%) Korn
10 1 (0.79%) X++
10 1 (0.79%) VBScript
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (26.98%) ISTQB
2 26 (20.63%) Security Cleared
3 22 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (15.87%) ISEB
5 16 (12.70%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.35%) Degree
7 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.59%) CCNP
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.79%) MCTS
9 1 (0.79%) MCPD
9 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.02%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.38%) SLA
4 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.59%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.08%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (10.32%) NetBackup
3 11 (8.73%) Unicenter
3 11 (8.73%) Netcool
3 11 (8.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (8.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (53.17%) Oracle
2 60 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.25%) VMware
4 16 (12.70%) HP
5 13 (10.32%) Citrix
5 13 (10.32%) Veritas
5 13 (10.32%) Meridio
6 11 (8.73%) EMC
7 10 (7.94%) Fujitsu
8 7 (5.56%) NetApp
9 5 (3.97%) SAP
10 4 (3.17%) Cisco
11 2 (1.59%) Veeam
11 2 (1.59%) IBM
11 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.59%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.59%) Tripwire
12 1 (0.79%) Altiris
12 1 (0.79%) Websense
12 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
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