The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 69 52 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 12 40 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.58% 4.04% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.45% 9.15% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server 2012
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
220 437 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.02% 44.10% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 203 385 371
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
3 23 (63.89%) .NET
4 22 (61.11%) C#
4 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 19 (52.78%) SQL
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (52.78%) jQuery
6 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
7 14 (38.89%) Web Services
7 14 (38.89%) XML
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
8 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (27.78%) MVC
9 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
12 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (16.67%) HTML5
12 6 (16.67%) CSS3
13 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
13 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (13.89%) Computer Science

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.11%) Lync
1 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 18 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
6 11 (30.56%) .NET Software Engineer
7 10 (27.78%) .NET Programmer
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 10 (27.78%) C# Programmer
7 10 (27.78%) Programmer
8 7 (19.44%) SQL DBA
8 7 (19.44%) DBA
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (5.56%) Administrator
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Junior
10 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 19 (52.78%) jQuery
4 14 (38.89%) Web Services
4 14 (38.89%) XML
5 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 11 (30.56%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (16.67%) HTML5
7 6 (16.67%) CSS3
8 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) Kendo UI
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (11.11%) REST
9 4 (11.11%) XSLT
9 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.11%) OOXML
9 4 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.89%) Physics
3 4 (11.11%) Chemistry
3 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Content Management
7 1 (2.78%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) PhD
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Telerik
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Avaya