The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 102 137 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.35% 19.11% 23.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.44% 52.29% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 102 128 208
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
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
215 262 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.14% 36.54% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 147 234 336
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

1 135 (60.54%) .NET
2 129 (57.85%) SQL
3 128 (57.40%) C#
4 115 (51.57%) ASP.NET
5 85 (38.12%) Microsoft
6 69 (30.94%) T-SQL
7 65 (29.15%) MVC
7 65 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (27.35%) JavaScript
9 57 (25.56%) Relational Database
10 54 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (21.52%) HTML
12 43 (19.28%) CSS
13 39 (17.49%) TDD
14 36 (16.14%) Windows
15 30 (13.45%) Project Management
15 30 (13.45%) Java
15 30 (13.45%) BDD
16 29 (13.00%) OO
16 29 (13.00%) VMware
17 28 (12.56%) Life Science
18 27 (12.11%) Degree
19 26 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (11.21%) AngularJS
20 25 (11.21%) Mobile App
20 25 (11.21%) Scrum
21 24 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
21 24 (10.76%) Oracle
21 24 (10.76%) IIS
22 23 (10.31%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 24 (10.76%) IIS
2 14 (6.28%) Apache
3 8 (3.59%) CMS
4 7 (3.14%) Drupal
5 5 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.35%) Kentico
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.45%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) JBoss
8 1 (0.45%) DNN
8 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
8 1 (0.45%) Lync
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.45%) FastStats
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.14%) SaaS
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) Firewall
2 11 (4.93%) LAN
2 11 (4.93%) WAN
3 8 (3.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.14%) DNS
5 5 (2.24%) MPLS
5 5 (2.24%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.24%) VLAN
6 3 (1.35%) SAN
6 3 (1.35%) Internet
7 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.45%) SSL
8 1 (0.45%) HTTP
8 1 (0.45%) VoIP
8 1 (0.45%) Wireless
8 1 (0.45%) OSPF
8 1 (0.45%) BGP
8 1 (0.45%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.45%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.56%) Relational Database
2 24 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.28%) MySQL
4 14 (6.28%) OLAP
4 14 (6.28%) OLAP Cube
5 11 (4.93%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.59%) DB2
8 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.79%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (1.35%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.35%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.35%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (7.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.24%) Subversion
4 4 (1.79%) Selenium
4 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.79%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.35%) Moq
5 3 (1.35%) NUnit
6 2 (0.90%) JIRA
6 2 (0.90%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.90%) MSTest
6 2 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) Grunt
General
1 17 (7.62%) Finance
1 17 (7.62%) Marketing
2 13 (5.83%) Advertising
3 9 (4.04%) Banking
3 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.14%) Games
5 6 (2.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) German Language
6 1 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 132 (59.19%) Developer
2 53 (23.77%) .NET Developer
3 45 (20.18%) C# Developer
4 44 (19.73%) Consultant
5 33 (14.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (14.35%) Senior Developer
7 21 (9.42%) Analyst
8 18 (8.07%) Software Developer
8 18 (8.07%) Support Consultant
9 15 (6.73%) Junior
9 15 (6.73%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (6.28%) Technical Support
10 14 (6.28%) Technical Support Consultant
11 13 (5.83%) Implementation Consultant
11 13 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.83%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 13 (5.83%) Software Consultant
12 11 (4.93%) Applications Support
13 10 (4.48%) Graduate
13 10 (4.48%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (60.54%) .NET
2 115 (51.57%) ASP.NET
3 54 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (21.52%) HTML
5 43 (19.28%) CSS
6 25 (11.21%) AngularJS
7 22 (9.87%) jQuery
8 19 (8.52%) Ajax
9 17 (7.62%) XML
10 16 (7.17%) .NET Framework
10 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (6.28%) WCF
11 14 (6.28%) XSL
12 13 (5.83%) Web Services
12 13 (5.83%) WPF
12 13 (5.83%) RESTful
13 11 (4.93%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (4.48%) Middleware
15 8 (3.59%) WinForms
16 7 (3.14%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.56%) Life Science
2 25 (11.21%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.28%) N-Tier
4 12 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.93%) Statistics
6 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.14%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.35%) Physics
9 3 (1.35%) NHS
9 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.90%) Clustering
10 2 (0.90%) Xbox
10 2 (0.90%) User Experience
11 1 (0.45%) Social Network
11 1 (0.45%) Online Games
11 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.14%) Windows
2 15 (6.73%) Linux
3 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.14%) Android
5 6 (2.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.24%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.24%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.15%) MVC
1 65 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (17.49%) TDD
3 30 (13.45%) Project Management
3 30 (13.45%) BDD
4 29 (13.00%) OO
5 25 (11.21%) Scrum
6 23 (10.31%) Unit Testing
7 17 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (7.62%) Web Application Development
7 17 (7.62%) PRINCE2
8 16 (7.17%) Performance Analysis
9 15 (6.73%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.28%) Test Automation
10 14 (6.28%) Refactoring
10 14 (6.28%) DevOps
10 14 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.38%) Migration
12 12 (5.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 129 (57.85%) SQL
2 128 (57.40%) C#
3 69 (30.94%) T-SQL
4 61 (27.35%) JavaScript
5 30 (13.45%) Java
6 13 (5.83%) PHP
7 12 (5.38%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.93%) C++
9 7 (3.14%) VB
10 3 (1.35%) VBA
10 3 (1.35%) Python
10 3 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (12.11%) Degree
2 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.59%) MCSE
4 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.90%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) MCSA
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.45%) MCITP
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) XenServer
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.45%) KVM
4 1 (0.45%) LXC
4 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
1 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 85 (38.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.00%) VMware
3 24 (10.76%) Oracle
4 16 (7.17%) IBM
5 10 (4.48%) Facebook
6 7 (3.14%) SAP
7 5 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.24%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.24%) F5
8 4 (1.79%) Sage
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco
9 2 (0.90%) Adobe
9 2 (0.90%) HP
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.45%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (0.45%) QNAP
10 1 (0.45%) hybris
10 1 (0.45%) Veeam
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + quarterly bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Oxford
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Corriculo
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