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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 12.50% 11.11% 48.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 40.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £39,246
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Oldham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 31.25% 27.78% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,127 £35,000
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 Oldham

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) ERP
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) WLAN
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) WLAN
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 5 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) WCF
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) EDI
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) NCDA
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
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