The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 300 278 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.18% 19.80% 21.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.45% 51.39% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 281 268 298
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL Server
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
572 541 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.57% 38.53% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 491 487 528
Average salary £48,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 133 £37,500 - 18
Abingdon +6 45 £43,250 +8.12% 2
Banbury +9 31 £32,500 +5.69% 4
Wallingford +1 27 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Witney +2 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Henley-on-Thames +2 8 £47,500 +46.15%
Bicester -6 4 £34,000 -38.18%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 335 (54.29%) .NET
2 327 (53.00%) Microsoft
3 319 (51.70%) C#
4 317 (51.38%) SQL
5 250 (40.52%) ASP.NET
6 238 (38.57%) JavaScript
7 180 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 177 (28.69%) HTML
9 175 (28.36%) CSS
10 168 (27.23%) Windows
11 153 (24.80%) MS Excel
11 153 (24.80%) MVC
12 126 (20.42%) jQuery
13 121 (19.61%) T-SQL
14 115 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 112 (18.15%) OO
16 102 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 97 (15.72%) Web Application Development
18 96 (15.56%) Windows Server
18 96 (15.56%) Scrum
19 86 (13.94%) Finance
19 86 (13.94%) Git (software)
20 85 (13.78%) IIS
21 76 (12.32%) Degree
22 75 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
23 72 (11.67%) Ajax
24 70 (11.35%) HTML5
25 69 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
26 67 (10.86%) MySQL
27 64 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 85 (13.78%) IIS
2 48 (7.78%) Node.js
3 39 (6.32%) CMS
4 29 (4.70%) SharePoint
5 26 (4.21%) Kentico
6 20 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (2.76%) Drupal
8 14 (2.27%) Apache
9 13 (2.11%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.81%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.65%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.32%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.32%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.32%) SAS
13 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 153 (24.80%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.51%) MS Office
3 7 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.49%) Adaptiv
5 2 (0.32%) FastStats
5 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.13%) SaaS
4 5 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.49%) GitHub
7 2 (0.32%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.00%) Internet
2 27 (4.38%) SAN
3 25 (4.05%) Firewall
4 18 (2.92%) iSCSI
5 17 (2.76%) VPN
6 12 (1.94%) DNS
7 8 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.97%) SSL
8 6 (0.97%) WAN
8 6 (0.97%) Wireless
9 5 (0.81%) LAN
9 5 (0.81%) Network Security
9 5 (0.81%) RS-232
9 5 (0.81%) RS-422
10 4 (0.65%) Skype
11 3 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (0.49%) WebEx
11 3 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.16%) BGP
12 1 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 69 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (10.86%) MySQL
4 64 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (9.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 39 (6.32%) NoSQL
7 34 (5.51%) Relational Database
8 27 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (4.21%) Oracle Database
10 24 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (2.43%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.46%) OLAP
16 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (0.81%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
18 4 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 86 (13.94%) Git (software)
2 63 (10.21%) Subversion
3 51 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (7.94%) Visual Studio
5 32 (5.19%) Bugzilla
6 19 (3.08%) MSTest
7 18 (2.92%) PHPUnit
8 16 (2.59%) PEAR
8 16 (2.59%) Trac
9 14 (2.27%) T4 Templates
10 11 (1.78%) Selenium
11 9 (1.46%) JIRA
12 8 (1.30%) Moq
12 8 (1.30%) TestComplete
13 6 (0.97%) NUnit
14 5 (0.81%) LabVIEW
14 5 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
15 4 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (0.65%) Rational Robot
16 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (13.94%) Finance
2 41 (6.65%) Marketing
3 39 (6.32%) Banking
4 25 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.78%) Advertising
5 11 (1.78%) Games
5 11 (1.78%) Retail
6 9 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.13%) Publishing
8 5 (0.81%) Legal
8 5 (0.81%) Military
9 4 (0.65%) Local Government
10 3 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 340 (55.11%) Developer
2 205 (33.23%) .NET Developer
3 177 (28.69%) C# Developer
4 150 (24.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 106 (17.18%) SQL Developer
6 84 (13.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 75 (12.16%) Software Developer
8 74 (11.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 66 (10.70%) Consultant
10 54 (8.75%) .NET Software Developer
11 53 (8.59%) Senior Developer
12 49 (7.94%) SQL Server Developer
13 45 (7.29%) Analyst
13 45 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 43 (6.97%) Senior .NET Developer
15 42 (6.81%) C# Software Developer
16 40 (6.48%) HTML Developer
17 38 (6.16%) Agile Developer
18 35 (5.67%) SQL Server Consultant
19 34 (5.51%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (54.29%) .NET
2 250 (40.52%) ASP.NET
3 177 (28.69%) HTML
4 175 (28.36%) CSS
5 126 (20.42%) jQuery
6 115 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 72 (11.67%) Ajax
8 70 (11.35%) HTML5
9 60 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 58 (9.40%) AngularJS
11 56 (9.08%) .NET Framework
12 53 (8.59%) CSS3
12 53 (8.59%) XML
13 46 (7.46%) JSON
14 43 (6.97%) Entity Framework
14 43 (6.97%) RESTful
15 37 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 35 (5.67%) Web Services
17 34 (5.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.48%) Mobile App
2 29 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.24%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.24%) Social Network
5 19 (3.08%) Clustering
6 17 (2.76%) EqualLogic
6 17 (2.76%) Life Science
7 16 (2.59%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.59%) Xbox
8 11 (1.78%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.78%) Replication
9 10 (1.62%) Tandem
10 8 (1.30%) Statistics
11 7 (1.13%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.13%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.97%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 168 (27.23%) Windows
2 96 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 44 (7.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (5.51%) Linux
5 28 (4.54%) Windows 7
6 25 (4.05%) Android
7 24 (3.89%) Apple iOS
8 20 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.13%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.65%) Unix
15 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (24.80%) MVC
3 112 (18.15%) OO
4 97 (15.72%) Web Application Development
5 96 (15.56%) Scrum
6 62 (10.05%) TDD
7 61 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (7.94%) Migration
9 47 (7.62%) OOP
9 47 (7.62%) Project Management
10 42 (6.81%) E-Commerce
11 41 (6.65%) Data Migration
11 41 (6.65%) Software Deployment
12 40 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 38 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
15 35 (5.67%) BDD
16 29 (4.70%) Front End Development
17 28 (4.54%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 319 (51.70%) C#
2 317 (51.38%) SQL
3 238 (38.57%) JavaScript
4 121 (19.61%) T-SQL
5 51 (8.27%) VB.NET
6 45 (7.29%) Java
7 37 (6.00%) C++
8 32 (5.19%) PHP
9 27 (4.38%) Ruby
10 15 (2.43%) VB
11 8 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.97%) Python
12 6 (0.97%) VBA
13 5 (0.81%) Delphi
13 5 (0.81%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.65%) C
14 4 (0.65%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.49%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 102 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (12.32%) Degree
3 12 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.13%) CCNA
4 7 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.97%) PhD
6 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.81%) MCITP
6 5 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.65%) ISEB
7 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.65%) MCSA
7 4 (0.65%) MCSE
8 2 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.32%) MCTS
8 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.16%) CCA
9 1 (0.16%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.08%) QA
2 13 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.13%) SLA
4 5 (0.81%) GxP
5 4 (0.65%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.54%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.81%) vSphere
5 3 (0.49%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.32%) Docker
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (3.08%) WSUS
2 4 (0.65%) Icinga
2 4 (0.65%) Nagios
3 2 (0.32%) Mesos
3 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.16%) SCCM
4 1 (0.16%) SCOM
4 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 327 (53.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.46%) Oracle
3 20 (3.24%) Sophos
4 19 (3.08%) Dell
5 18 (2.92%) Avaya
5 18 (2.92%) VMware
6 17 (2.76%) Fortinet
7 10 (1.62%) Siemens
8 9 (1.46%) Citrix
9 7 (1.13%) Facebook
9 7 (1.13%) Google
9 7 (1.13%) Twitter
10 6 (0.97%) IBM
11 5 (0.81%) SAP
11 5 (0.81%) Tableau
12 4 (0.65%) NetApp
12 4 (0.65%) SunGard
13 3 (0.49%) Informatica
13 3 (0.49%) Intel
13 3 (0.49%) SonicWALL
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Langley James
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum plus IT training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
OxFORD Asset Management
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago