The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.93% 5.19% 5.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.36% 12.96% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 57
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
220 324 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.34% 40.05% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 201 283 374
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (68.18%) Web Application Development
4 15 (68.18%) Customer Engagement
4 15 (68.18%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (13.64%) Content Management
7 3 (13.64%) Document Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.09%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.09%) VBA
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
8 2 (9.09%) MS Office
8 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (9.09%) RAD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.09%) MS Access
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Xcelsius
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
1 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Customer Engagement
1 15 (68.18%) Web Application Development
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) Document Management
3 2 (9.09%) RAD
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (9.09%) Sage
3 2 (9.09%) Primavera
3 2 (9.09%) Open Text
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago