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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 64 98 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.23% 18.39% 11.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.39% 58.68% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 80
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,425
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,250 £55,000
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
127 167 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 22.28% 31.33% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 154 170
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (54.12%) SQL
2 90 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 63 (37.06%) .NET
4 60 (35.29%) C#
5 58 (34.12%) Windows
6 50 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (27.65%) T-SQL
8 45 (26.47%) MS Excel
9 42 (24.71%) JavaScript
10 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
11 40 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 40 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 37 (21.76%) MySQL
14 36 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (21.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (20.59%) XML
16 33 (19.41%) Linux
16 33 (19.41%) OO
17 32 (18.82%) MDX
18 31 (18.24%) SQL Server 2005
18 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (15.29%) HTML
20 25 (14.71%) MVC
20 25 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
21 24 (14.12%) CSS
22 23 (13.53%) IIS
22 23 (13.53%) C++
22 23 (13.53%) SaaS
23 22 (12.94%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (13.53%) IIS
2 20 (11.76%) Apache
2 20 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (9.41%) MS Exchange
4 15 (8.82%) nginx
5 10 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.71%) Lync
6 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.94%) CMS
7 5 (2.94%) Drupal
7 5 (2.94%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.94%) WordPress
7 5 (2.94%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.24%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.88%) VoIP
2 10 (5.88%) Wireless
3 9 (5.29%) DHCP
3 9 (5.29%) DNS
4 8 (4.71%) Firewall
4 8 (4.71%) WAN
5 7 (4.12%) HTTP
5 7 (4.12%) VPN
5 7 (4.12%) VLAN
6 6 (3.53%) SNMP
7 4 (2.35%) ISDN
7 4 (2.35%) LAN
7 4 (2.35%) RTP
7 4 (2.35%) SAN
7 4 (2.35%) Network Security
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.35%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (1.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 40 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (21.76%) MySQL
4 36 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (21.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (18.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (11.18%) MongoDB
7 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (9.41%) NoSQL
9 10 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.94%) SAP BW
12 5 (2.94%) SAP BI
13 4 (2.35%) MariaDB
14 2 (1.18%) Big Data
14 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (10.59%) Finance
2 15 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.35%) Games
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 80 (47.06%) Developer
2 30 (17.65%) Analyst
3 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 15 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 14 (8.24%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.24%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 13 (7.65%) Report Analyst
7 12 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.47%) Linux Support
8 11 (6.47%) Linux Support Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Report Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Consultant
10 9 (5.29%) Junior
10 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Junior Developer
11 8 (4.71%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (37.06%) .NET
2 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
3 35 (20.59%) XML
4 32 (18.82%) MDX
5 26 (15.29%) HTML
6 25 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (14.12%) CSS
8 16 (9.41%) Ajax
8 16 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (8.24%) jQuery
9 14 (8.24%) WCF
10 12 (7.06%) .NET Framework
11 11 (6.47%) SOAP
11 11 (6.47%) STL
12 10 (5.88%) JSON
12 10 (5.88%) WinForms
13 7 (4.12%) MSMQ
14 6 (3.53%) REST
14 6 (3.53%) WPF
14 6 (3.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.94%) Social Network
4 4 (2.35%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.35%) Replication
4 4 (2.35%) Clustering
4 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.12%) Windows
2 33 (19.41%) Linux
3 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.29%) CentOS
4 9 (5.29%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.76%) UNIX
8 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (19.41%) OO
3 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.71%) MVC
5 20 (11.76%) Migration
6 18 (10.59%) ETL
7 14 (8.24%) E-business
8 13 (7.65%) ITIL
8 13 (7.65%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.06%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.47%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (5.88%) UML
11 10 (5.88%) B2B
11 10 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (5.29%) OOP
12 9 (5.29%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.29%) Scrum
13 8 (4.71%) Data Analysis
14 7 (4.12%) Multithreading
15 6 (3.53%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 92 (54.12%) SQL
2 60 (35.29%) C#
3 47 (27.65%) T-SQL
4 42 (24.71%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.53%) C++
6 18 (10.59%) Python
7 16 (9.41%) PHP
7 16 (9.41%) Java
8 11 (6.47%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.88%) VC++
10 8 (4.71%) Perl
11 5 (2.94%) ABAP
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.18%) Delphi
13 1 (0.59%) C
13 1 (0.59%) VB
13 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (10.59%) Degree
2 12 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.71%) MCSE
4 7 (4.12%) CCNA
4 7 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.94%) CNE
5 5 (2.94%) Novell Certification
6 4 (2.35%) MCP
6 4 (2.35%) CCVP
6 4 (2.35%) MCTS
7 3 (1.76%) MCSA
8 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.59%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.59%) ISEB
9 1 (0.59%) CISSP
9 1 (0.59%) RHCE
9 1 (0.59%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.82%) QA
2 12 (7.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.06%) vSphere
4 8 (4.71%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.12%) KVM
6 4 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.35%) Samba
7 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (11.76%) Plesk
1 20 (11.76%) cPanel
1 20 (11.76%) Webmin
2 4 (2.35%) SCCM
3 2 (1.18%) Iperf
4 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.94%) VMware
3 19 (11.18%) Oracle
4 13 (7.65%) Cisco
5 10 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.12%) Business Objects
6 7 (4.12%) SAP
7 6 (3.53%) HP
7 6 (3.53%) Citrix
8 5 (2.94%) Lotus
8 5 (2.94%) Tableau
8 5 (2.94%) Facebook
8 5 (2.94%) Twitter
9 4 (2.35%) Brocade
9 4 (2.35%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.35%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.35%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.76%) Mitel
11 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.59%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago