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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 107 124 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.69% 20.81% 15.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.73% 65.61% 62.76%
Number of salaries quoted 101 109 89
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,400 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £60,000
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
192 189 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.95% 31.71% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 173 164 130
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £85,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (52.33%) SQL
2 82 (47.67%) Microsoft
3 79 (45.93%) .NET
4 74 (43.02%) Windows
5 70 (40.70%) C#
6 58 (33.72%) JavaScript
7 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
8 52 (30.23%) XML
9 49 (28.49%) HTML
10 47 (27.33%) OO
11 41 (23.84%) ASP.NET
12 39 (22.67%) IIS
13 38 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (20.35%) T-SQL
14 35 (20.35%) Linux
14 35 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (19.77%) MVC
15 34 (19.77%) MySQL
16 32 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (18.60%) Degree
17 31 (18.02%) CSS
17 31 (18.02%) SQL Server 2005
18 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
19 28 (16.28%) Oracle
20 26 (15.12%) Java
21 25 (14.53%) Ajax
21 25 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 24 (13.95%) VMware
22 24 (13.95%) C++
22 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (22.67%) IIS
2 23 (13.37%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (12.79%) Apache
4 20 (11.63%) nginx
5 13 (7.56%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.91%) Lync
7 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.91%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.91%) WordPress
7 5 (2.91%) Drupal
7 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.91%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.91%) CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.14%) MS Office
3 4 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.23%) VoIP
3 8 (4.65%) Wireless
3 8 (4.65%) Internet
4 7 (4.07%) DNS
4 7 (4.07%) HTTP
5 6 (3.49%) Firewall
5 6 (3.49%) DHCP
6 5 (2.91%) Network Security
6 5 (2.91%) WAN
6 5 (2.91%) VPN
7 4 (2.33%) RTP
7 4 (2.33%) ISDN
8 3 (1.74%) SNMP
8 3 (1.74%) SSL
8 3 (1.74%) Intranet
8 3 (1.74%) VLAN
9 2 (1.16%) WiMAX
9 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 34 (19.77%) MySQL
3 31 (18.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (12.79%) MongoDB
6 21 (12.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (10.47%) NoSQL
10 16 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (3.49%) SAP BW
14 5 (2.91%) Big Data
14 5 (2.91%) SAP BI
15 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
16 3 (1.74%) Xcelsius
17 2 (1.16%) Couchbase
17 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
18 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.33%) Subversion
2 4 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (13.37%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.91%) Games
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (43.60%) Developer
2 31 (18.02%) Analyst
3 19 (11.05%) Support Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (10.47%) Web Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.30%) Linux Support
5 16 (9.30%) Linux Support Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) C# Developer
7 12 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (6.98%) Junior
7 12 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Graduate
9 9 (5.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Consultant
9 9 (5.23%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.65%) SAP Business Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (45.93%) .NET
2 52 (30.23%) XML
3 49 (28.49%) HTML
4 41 (23.84%) ASP.NET
5 31 (18.02%) CSS
6 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (14.53%) Ajax
8 24 (13.95%) jQuery
9 18 (10.47%) JSON
9 18 (10.47%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (9.30%) SOAP
11 15 (8.72%) WinForms
12 14 (8.14%) STL
12 14 (8.14%) MDX
13 12 (6.98%) .NET Framework
13 12 (6.98%) WCF
14 9 (5.23%) Web Services
15 8 (4.65%) XSL
15 8 (4.65%) J2EE
15 8 (4.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.33%) Clustering
3 4 (2.33%) Replication
4 3 (1.74%) Data Extraction
4 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 74 (43.02%) Windows
2 35 (20.35%) Linux
3 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.81%) UNIX
6 9 (5.23%) CentOS
6 9 (5.23%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.49%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.16%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.33%) OO
2 35 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.77%) MVC
4 32 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (12.21%) Software Engineering
6 20 (11.63%) Migration
7 18 (10.47%) E-business
8 17 (9.88%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (9.30%) UML
10 14 (8.14%) ETL
11 13 (7.56%) B2B
11 13 (7.56%) Service Delivery
12 11 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (5.23%) OOP
13 9 (5.23%) Data Analysis
14 8 (4.65%) Scrum
14 8 (4.65%) OOD
14 8 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (4.07%) Multithreading
15 7 (4.07%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 90 (52.33%) SQL
2 70 (40.70%) C#
3 58 (33.72%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.35%) T-SQL
5 26 (15.12%) Java
6 24 (13.95%) C++
7 20 (11.63%) PHP
8 18 (10.47%) Python
9 13 (7.56%) VC++
9 13 (7.56%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.65%) Perl
11 6 (3.49%) ABAP
12 4 (2.33%) VBScript
12 4 (2.33%) Delphi
12 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.58%) C
13 1 (0.58%) VB
13 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (18.60%) Degree
2 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.49%) CCNA
3 6 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.49%) MCSE
4 5 (2.91%) CNE
4 5 (2.91%) Novell Certification
5 4 (2.33%) MCTS
5 4 (2.33%) CCVP
5 4 (2.33%) MCP
6 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) MCSA
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) RHCE
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) SLA
2 7 (4.07%) QA
3 4 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (11.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.98%) KVM
4 9 (5.23%) vSphere
5 8 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.58%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) cPanel
1 22 (12.79%) Webmin
1 22 (12.79%) Plesk
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 82 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.28%) Oracle
3 24 (13.95%) VMware
4 12 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.98%) Business Objects
5 11 (6.40%) Cisco
6 9 (5.23%) SAP
7 6 (3.49%) Citrix
8 5 (2.91%) Lotus
9 4 (2.33%) Telerik
9 4 (2.33%) Infragistics
9 4 (2.33%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.74%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 3 (1.74%) Tableau
10 3 (1.74%) HP
11 2 (1.16%) Mitel
11 2 (1.16%) Juniper
12 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.58%) ProCurve
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