The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 73 78 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.59% 15.38% 8.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.66% 59.09% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 54
Average salary £50,750 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
147 132 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.37% 26.04% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 124 118 157
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 98 (56.65%) SQL
1 98 (56.65%) Microsoft
2 60 (34.68%) T-SQL
2 60 (34.68%) .NET
2 60 (34.68%) C#
3 59 (34.10%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (30.64%) Windows
5 52 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (27.75%) JavaScript
7 46 (26.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (24.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (24.86%) MySQL
8 43 (24.86%) MS Excel
8 43 (24.86%) Data Warehouse
8 43 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
10 40 (23.12%) XML
10 40 (23.12%) MDX
11 34 (19.65%) Linux
12 30 (17.34%) HTML
12 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (16.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (15.03%) IIS
14 26 (15.03%) SaaS
15 25 (14.45%) PHP
16 23 (13.29%) OO
16 23 (13.29%) Ajax
16 23 (13.29%) VMware
17 22 (12.72%) CSS
18 21 (12.14%) Apache

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 26 (15.03%) IIS
2 21 (12.14%) Apache
3 16 (9.25%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.25%) nginx
4 14 (8.09%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.78%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.62%) Lync
6 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.89%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.89%) Drupal
7 5 (2.89%) CMS
7 5 (2.89%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.89%) WordPress
8 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (24.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.78%) DNS
2 10 (5.78%) VoIP
2 10 (5.78%) DHCP
3 9 (5.20%) Firewall
3 9 (5.20%) Wireless
4 8 (4.62%) VLAN
4 8 (4.62%) VPN
4 8 (4.62%) WAN
5 5 (2.89%) HTTP
5 5 (2.89%) SNMP
5 5 (2.89%) SAN
6 4 (2.31%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.31%) Network Security
6 4 (2.31%) RTP
6 4 (2.31%) ISDN
6 4 (2.31%) LAN
7 3 (1.73%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 46 (26.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (24.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 43 (24.86%) MySQL
3 43 (24.86%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (16.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (9.25%) MongoDB
7 15 (8.67%) NoSQL
8 13 (7.51%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.31%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.73%) QlikView
11 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.16%) Xcelsius
12 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.58%) OLAP
13 1 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (5.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (10.40%) Finance
3 12 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.31%) Games
4 4 (2.31%) Advertising
5 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (51.45%) Developer
2 31 (17.92%) Analyst
3 27 (15.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (10.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 16 (9.25%) Support Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Report Analyst
7 15 (8.67%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.67%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.94%) Report Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Linux Support
8 12 (6.94%) Linux Support Engineer
9 11 (6.36%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.36%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.78%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.78%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.78%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.20%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.68%) .NET
2 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
3 40 (23.12%) XML
3 40 (23.12%) MDX
4 30 (17.34%) HTML
5 23 (13.29%) Ajax
6 22 (12.72%) CSS
7 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (10.98%) WCF
9 13 (7.51%) REST
9 13 (7.51%) .NET Framework
9 13 (7.51%) LINQ
10 12 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (6.36%) jQuery
12 10 (5.78%) WPF
12 10 (5.78%) STL
13 9 (5.20%) WinForms
14 8 (4.62%) JSON
14 8 (4.62%) SOAP
15 6 (3.47%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.20%) Social Network
3 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.31%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.31%) Replication
5 4 (2.31%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.64%) Windows
2 34 (19.65%) Linux
3 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.20%) CentOS
5 9 (5.20%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.31%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.16%) UNIX
11 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.10%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.29%) OO
4 21 (12.14%) MVC
5 16 (9.25%) Migration
5 16 (9.25%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (8.67%) ETL
7 14 (8.09%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.51%) ITIL
9 12 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.36%) Scrum
11 10 (5.78%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.20%) E-business
13 8 (4.62%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.62%) Data Analysis
13 8 (4.62%) Logistics
14 7 (4.05%) OOP
14 7 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (4.05%) System Testing
15 6 (3.47%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 98 (56.65%) SQL
2 60 (34.68%) T-SQL
2 60 (34.68%) C#
3 48 (27.75%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.45%) PHP
5 18 (10.40%) C++
6 16 (9.25%) Python
7 12 (6.94%) Java
8 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.20%) VC++
10 8 (4.62%) Perl
11 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.58%) ABAP
12 1 (0.58%) VBA
12 1 (0.58%) VB
12 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.09%) Degree
2 12 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.62%) MCSE
4 7 (4.05%) CCNA
4 7 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.89%) CNE
5 5 (2.89%) Novell Certification
6 4 (2.31%) CCVP
6 4 (2.31%) MCTS
6 4 (2.31%) MCP
7 3 (1.73%) MCSA
8 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) CISSP
9 1 (0.58%) RHCE
9 1 (0.58%) CISA
9 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.67%) QA
2 12 (6.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.94%) vSphere
4 8 (4.62%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.62%) KVM
5 4 (2.31%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.31%) Samba
6 3 (1.73%) XenApp
7 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.58%) Xen
8 1 (0.58%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 21 (12.14%) Plesk
1 21 (12.14%) cPanel
1 21 (12.14%) Webmin
2 4 (2.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) Iperf
Vendors
1 98 (56.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.29%) VMware
3 13 (7.51%) Cisco
4 11 (6.36%) Oracle
5 10 (5.78%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.20%) Facebook
6 9 (5.20%) Twitter
7 6 (3.47%) Citrix
8 5 (2.89%) HP
8 5 (2.89%) Lotus
8 5 (2.89%) Tableau
9 4 (2.31%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.31%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.31%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.31%) Brocade
10 3 (1.73%) SAP
10 3 (1.73%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.73%) Mitel
11 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.58%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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ediTRACK
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Data Intelligence
Posted: 15 days ago
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Data Intelligence
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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