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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 60 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.08% 2.31% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.73% 5.81% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
223 396 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.93% 39.80% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 197 365 345
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (57.78%) C#
4 25 (55.56%) SQL
4 25 (55.56%) .NET
4 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 22 (48.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (44.44%) jQuery
8 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.11%) Web Services
9 14 (31.11%) XML
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (28.89%) HTML
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
11 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
12 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
12 11 (24.44%) MVC
13 10 (22.22%) Finance
14 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
16 5 (11.11%) HTML5
16 5 (11.11%) CSS3
16 5 (11.11%) Windows
17 4 (8.89%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (8.89%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.89%) Lync
1 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DHCP
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (48.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) OLAP
5 2 (4.44%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 18 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (31.11%) Software Engineer
4 14 (31.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (28.89%) DBA
5 13 (28.89%) SQL DBA
6 12 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (24.44%) .NET Software Engineer
8 10 (22.22%) Programmer
8 10 (22.22%) .NET Programmer
8 10 (22.22%) C# Programmer
8 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (11.11%) Server Administrator
10 5 (11.11%) Administrator
11 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Junior
11 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (44.44%) jQuery
4 14 (31.11%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) XML
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.11%) HTML5
6 5 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (8.89%) XSLT
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (8.89%) Kendo UI
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (8.89%) REST
7 4 (8.89%) WCF
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.89%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
2 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) Physics
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) MVC
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.89%) Load Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) TDD
5 2 (4.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) PhD
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Telerik
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) Avaya
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle