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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 94 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.82% 16.07% 17.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.50% 61.84% 58.58%
Number of salaries quoted 93 84 98
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
200 152 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.94% 25.98% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 174 129 159
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,600 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (51.81%) SQL
2 83 (50.00%) .NET
3 72 (43.37%) C#
4 71 (42.77%) Microsoft
5 69 (41.57%) Windows
6 61 (36.75%) JavaScript
7 55 (33.13%) HTML
8 54 (32.53%) XML
9 53 (31.93%) MS Excel
10 47 (28.31%) ASP.NET
11 45 (27.11%) IIS
11 45 (27.11%) OO
12 39 (23.49%) MVC
13 37 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (21.08%) Degree
15 33 (19.88%) CSS
15 33 (19.88%) Oracle
16 31 (18.67%) Ajax
17 30 (18.07%) jQuery
17 30 (18.07%) T-SQL
18 29 (17.47%) MySQL
18 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (16.27%) Linux
20 25 (15.06%) Java
20 25 (15.06%) Finance
21 22 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
21 22 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
22 21 (12.65%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 45 (27.11%) IIS
2 19 (11.45%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (9.04%) Apache
4 14 (8.43%) nginx
5 9 (5.42%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.41%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.81%) CMS
8 3 (1.81%) Lync
8 3 (1.81%) Drupal
8 3 (1.81%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.81%) WordPress
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 53 (31.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.63%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.20%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.60%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.02%) Internet
3 6 (3.61%) DNS
3 6 (3.61%) VoIP
3 6 (3.61%) HTTP
4 5 (3.01%) Wireless
4 5 (3.01%) Firewall
5 4 (2.41%) DHCP
5 4 (2.41%) SSL
5 4 (2.41%) Intranet
6 3 (1.81%) VPN
6 3 (1.81%) WAN
6 3 (1.81%) ISDN
6 3 (1.81%) RTP
6 3 (1.81%) Network Security
7 2 (1.20%) Wireless Security
7 2 (1.20%) LTE
7 2 (1.20%) WiMAX
7 2 (1.20%) VLAN
7 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.47%) MySQL
2 27 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (12.05%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (8.43%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (3.61%) SAP BW
11 5 (3.01%) SAP BI
11 5 (3.01%) Big Data
11 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.41%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
14 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (5.42%) Subversion
2 8 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.20%) Selenium
4 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Games
5 4 (2.41%) Legal
6 3 (1.81%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (48.80%) Developer
2 29 (17.47%) Analyst
3 20 (12.05%) Software Developer
4 16 (9.64%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.04%) Web Developer
6 14 (8.43%) Business Analyst
6 14 (8.43%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.83%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Junior
9 11 (6.63%) Graduate
9 11 (6.63%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.63%) Linux Support
9 11 (6.63%) Linux Support Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (6.02%) Consultant
10 10 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (50.00%) .NET
2 55 (33.13%) HTML
3 54 (32.53%) XML
4 47 (28.31%) ASP.NET
5 33 (19.88%) CSS
6 31 (18.67%) Ajax
7 30 (18.07%) jQuery
8 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (12.65%) .NET Framework
10 20 (12.05%) JSON
11 16 (9.64%) Web Services
12 15 (9.04%) SOAP
12 15 (9.04%) WCF
13 14 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (7.83%) XSL
15 10 (6.02%) WinForms
16 9 (5.42%) STL
16 9 (5.42%) J2EE
17 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 6 (3.61%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.01%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) Physics
6 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 69 (41.57%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) Linux
3 22 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.02%) UNIX
6 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.01%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.01%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.41%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.81%) CentOS
10 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.20%) Android
11 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.11%) OO
2 39 (23.49%) MVC
3 37 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
6 15 (9.04%) Migration
6 15 (9.04%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (8.43%) UML
8 13 (7.83%) Workflow
8 13 (7.83%) E-business
8 13 (7.83%) Document Management
9 12 (7.23%) OOD
10 11 (6.63%) B2B
10 11 (6.63%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.42%) ETL
12 7 (4.22%) OOP
13 6 (3.61%) ERP
14 5 (3.01%) Data Modelling
14 5 (3.01%) Scrum
14 5 (3.01%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 86 (51.81%) SQL
2 72 (43.37%) C#
3 61 (36.75%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.07%) T-SQL
5 25 (15.06%) Java
6 18 (10.84%) C++
6 18 (10.84%) VB.NET
7 15 (9.04%) PHP
8 11 (6.63%) Python
9 8 (4.82%) VC++
10 7 (4.22%) Delphi
10 7 (4.22%) VBScript
11 6 (3.61%) ABAP
12 3 (1.81%) Perl
12 3 (1.81%) VB
12 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.20%) VB6
14 1 (0.60%) VBA
14 1 (0.60%) C
14 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (21.08%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.41%) CNE
3 4 (2.41%) Novell Certification
3 4 (2.41%) MCSE
3 4 (2.41%) CCNA
3 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.81%) MCP
4 3 (1.81%) CCVP
4 3 (1.81%) MCTS
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) CISSP
5 1 (0.60%) RHCE
5 1 (0.60%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) SLA
2 4 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.81%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.63%) KVM
2 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.81%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.81%) vSphere
4 2 (1.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) Plesk
1 14 (8.43%) cPanel
1 14 (8.43%) Webmin
2 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (42.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.88%) Oracle
3 21 (12.65%) VMware
4 11 (6.63%) Business Objects
5 9 (5.42%) Infragistics
5 9 (5.42%) Telerik
5 9 (5.42%) DevExpress
6 8 (4.82%) SAP
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco
7 7 (4.22%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.61%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 4 (2.41%) Lotus
10 3 (1.81%) Citrix
11 2 (1.20%) Juniper
11 2 (1.20%) Mitel
11 2 (1.20%) HP
12 1 (0.60%) IBM
12 1 (0.60%) Cognos
12 1 (0.60%) Sybase
12 1 (0.60%) Kofax
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Data Intelligence
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ININ UK Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago