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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 70 72 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.92% 11.39% 20.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.47% 46.45% 60.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 101
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
136 155 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.04% 24.53% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 147 168
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 81 (54.36%) SQL
2 71 (47.65%) .NET
2 71 (47.65%) Microsoft
3 67 (44.97%) C#
4 55 (36.91%) HTML
5 51 (34.23%) XML
5 51 (34.23%) MS Excel
6 50 (33.56%) ASP.NET
7 49 (32.89%) JavaScript
7 49 (32.89%) Windows
8 44 (29.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (26.85%) Web Services
10 39 (26.17%) IIS
11 37 (24.83%) T-SQL
12 33 (22.15%) CSS
13 31 (20.81%) jQuery
14 30 (20.13%) Ajax
14 30 (20.13%) MVC
15 27 (18.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (17.45%) OO
17 25 (16.78%) Oracle
18 24 (16.11%) Degree
19 22 (14.77%) VMware
20 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
20 20 (13.42%) SQL Server 2012
21 19 (12.75%) .NET Framework
21 19 (12.75%) WCF
21 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 18 (12.08%) Linux
22 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 39 (26.17%) IIS
2 13 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.70%) Apache
3 7 (4.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (4.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.68%) nginx
4 4 (2.68%) CMS
5 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.01%) Lync
5 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.67%) Drupal
7 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (34.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.34%) Pivotal CRM
2 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.03%) SaaS
2 6 (4.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) TCP/IP
1 8 (5.37%) FTP
2 7 (4.70%) VPN
3 6 (4.03%) LDAP
4 5 (3.36%) Internet
4 5 (3.36%) Wireless
5 4 (2.68%) Wireless Security
5 4 (2.68%) SAN
5 4 (2.68%) Intranet
5 4 (2.68%) VoIP
6 3 (2.01%) GPRS
6 3 (2.01%) Firewall
6 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.34%) DNS
8 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.67%) SSL
8 1 (0.67%) Broadband
8 1 (0.67%) 4G
8 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (18.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (13.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (11.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (8.72%) MySQL
8 11 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.70%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.34%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.34%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
2 16 (10.74%) Subversion
3 15 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (4.70%) JIRA
6 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.36%) Selenium
8 4 (2.68%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.01%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (2.01%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.34%) NUnit
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (6.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.34%) Advertising
4 2 (1.34%) Publishing
4 2 (1.34%) Electronics
4 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.34%) Legal
4 2 (1.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) French Language
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (55.70%) Developer
2 29 (19.46%) .NET Developer
3 18 (12.08%) C# Developer
3 18 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (11.41%) Analyst
5 16 (10.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (8.72%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.71%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) DBA
8 9 (6.04%) Delphi Developer
8 9 (6.04%) SQL DBA
9 8 (5.37%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 6 (4.03%) SQL Developer
10 6 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (47.65%) .NET
2 55 (36.91%) HTML
3 51 (34.23%) XML
4 50 (33.56%) ASP.NET
5 40 (26.85%) Web Services
6 33 (22.15%) CSS
7 31 (20.81%) jQuery
8 30 (20.13%) Ajax
9 19 (12.75%) .NET Framework
9 19 (12.75%) WCF
10 18 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (8.05%) XSL
12 10 (6.71%) HTML5
13 9 (6.04%) JSON
13 9 (6.04%) SOAP
14 8 (5.37%) XSLT
15 7 (4.70%) LINQ
15 7 (4.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (4.03%) CSS3
16 6 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.72%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.37%) Replication
2 8 (5.37%) Clustering
3 6 (4.03%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.36%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.68%) W3C
5 4 (2.68%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.01%) PDA
7 2 (1.34%) DTV
7 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.89%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) Linux
2 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (9.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.72%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.01%) UNIX
6 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.34%) CentOS
7 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) MVC
2 26 (17.45%) OO
3 17 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.07%) Workflow
6 13 (8.72%) TDD
6 13 (8.72%) Scrum
7 12 (8.05%) Migration
8 11 (7.38%) Document Management
9 9 (6.04%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.04%) OOD
10 8 (5.37%) CRM
11 7 (4.70%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.70%) Content Management
11 7 (4.70%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.03%) ETL
12 6 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (3.36%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (3.36%) Web Development
13 5 (3.36%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 81 (54.36%) SQL
2 67 (44.97%) C#
3 49 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 37 (24.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.38%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.38%) Java
6 9 (6.04%) Delphi
7 8 (5.37%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.03%) PHP
9 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.36%) C++
9 5 (3.36%) VBScript
10 3 (2.01%) VB
10 3 (2.01%) C
10 3 (2.01%) VB6
11 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.34%) VC++
12 1 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) Degree
2 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.04%) MCTS
4 6 (4.03%) MCITP
4 6 (4.03%) MCP
4 6 (4.03%) MCSD
4 6 (4.03%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.68%) KVM
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.03%) Plesk
2 3 (2.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.34%) SCOM
3 2 (1.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) WSUS
4 1 (0.67%) Munin
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (47.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.78%) Oracle
3 22 (14.77%) VMware
4 9 (6.04%) Telerik
4 9 (6.04%) DevExpress
4 9 (6.04%) Infragistics
5 5 (3.36%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.36%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 3 (2.01%) JBoss
7 2 (1.34%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) Cognos
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix
8 1 (0.67%) Informatica
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