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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 66 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 6.82% 4.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.31% 15.31% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 50
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
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
222 431 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.29% 44.52% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 206 373 391
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) .NET
3 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (42.86%) Linux
6 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) C#
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) CSS
11 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Replication
12 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
13 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
13 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.14%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) MSTest
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 6 (21.43%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) OOXML
6 4 (14.29%) WCF
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) XSLT
6 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (14.29%) Kendo UI
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Telerik
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (7.14%) Sage
4 2 (7.14%) Primavera
4 2 (7.14%) Open Text
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago