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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 92 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.21% 13.88% 10.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.80% 54.84% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 63
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
171 124 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.26% 25.31% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 146 108 134
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 82 (52.56%) T-SQL
2 82 (52.56%) Microsoft
3 79 (50.64%) Business Intelligence
4 61 (39.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (37.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (35.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (33.33%) MDX
9 46 (29.49%) .NET
10 45 (28.85%) C#
11 41 (26.28%) JavaScript
12 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET
14 36 (23.08%) XML
15 35 (22.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 32 (20.51%) MySQL
17 31 (19.87%) Windows
18 27 (17.31%) SaaS
18 27 (17.31%) Ajax
19 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (16.03%) SQL Server 2012
21 24 (15.38%) PHP
22 23 (14.74%) HTML
23 22 (14.10%) WCF
23 22 (14.10%) Finance
24 20 (12.82%) Active Directory
24 20 (12.82%) LINQ
24 20 (12.82%) REST
25 19 (12.18%) Linux

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (9.62%) IIS
2 8 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.21%) Lync
5 4 (2.56%) Apache
6 3 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.31%) SaaS
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) WAN
1 5 (3.21%) LAN
1 5 (3.21%) Firewall
1 5 (3.21%) VLAN
2 4 (2.56%) DHCP
2 4 (2.56%) FTP
2 4 (2.56%) VPN
2 4 (2.56%) DNS
2 4 (2.56%) SAN
3 3 (1.92%) Intranet
3 3 (1.92%) Internet
3 3 (1.92%) SNMP
3 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (1.28%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) VoIP
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (39.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 59 (37.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (35.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 54 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (20.51%) MySQL
7 25 (16.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (10.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (8.97%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (3.21%) QlikView
12 4 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.56%) OLTP
12 4 (2.56%) OLAP
12 4 (2.56%) Big Data
12 4 (2.56%) MariaDB
12 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
General
1 35 (22.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (14.10%) Finance
3 7 (4.49%) Advertising
4 6 (3.85%) Back Office
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.21%) Law
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (60.90%) Developer
2 40 (25.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (20.51%) Analyst
4 25 (16.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 23 (14.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 19 (12.18%) .NET Developer
7 16 (10.26%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.97%) Analyst Developer
9 13 (8.33%) Report Analyst
10 12 (7.69%) Lead Developer
10 12 (7.69%) Report Developer
11 10 (6.41%) Business Analyst
11 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
12 9 (5.77%) DBA
12 9 (5.77%) Support Engineer
12 9 (5.77%) Lead Analyst Developer
13 8 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 7 (4.49%) Administrator
14 7 (4.49%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.33%) MDX
2 46 (29.49%) .NET
3 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET
4 36 (23.08%) XML
5 27 (17.31%) Ajax
6 23 (14.74%) HTML
7 22 (14.10%) WCF
8 20 (12.82%) LINQ
8 20 (12.82%) REST
9 15 (9.62%) CSS
10 12 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (5.77%) jQuery
12 9 (5.77%) WPF
13 8 (5.13%) AngularJS
13 8 (5.13%) XSL
13 8 (5.13%) DHTML
14 6 (3.85%) Entity Framework
15 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Social Network
2 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.28%) Statistics
5 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.64%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.87%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.92%) Debian
7 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.64%) AIX
8 1 (0.64%) Solaris
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.64%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.90%) ITIL
4 16 (10.26%) ETL
5 15 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
7 13 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.05%) Logistics
8 11 (7.05%) MVC
9 10 (6.41%) System Testing
10 9 (5.77%) Dashboard Development
11 8 (5.13%) Scrum
12 7 (4.49%) ETL Development
13 6 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.85%) Migration
14 5 (3.21%) OO
14 5 (3.21%) Coaching
15 4 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (2.56%) Multithreading
15 4 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 82 (52.56%) T-SQL
3 45 (28.85%) C#
4 41 (26.28%) JavaScript
5 24 (15.38%) PHP
6 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.21%) C++
8 3 (1.92%) Java
8 3 (1.92%) VC++
8 3 (1.92%) Python
8 3 (1.92%) Ruby
9 2 (1.28%) XPath
10 1 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.64%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.28%) MCSE
3 2 (1.28%) MCSA
3 2 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.26%) QA
2 11 (7.05%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.13%) vSphere
3 8 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.56%) XenApp
4 4 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.92%) Samba
6 1 (0.64%) Xen
6 1 (0.64%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.64%) pfSense
6 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) SCCM
2 5 (3.21%) SCOM
3 4 (2.56%) Plesk
3 4 (2.56%) cPanel
3 4 (2.56%) Webmin
4 2 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.28%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 82 (52.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.90%) VMware
3 15 (9.62%) Facebook
3 15 (9.62%) Twitter
4 7 (4.49%) HP
5 5 (3.21%) 3PAR
6 4 (2.56%) Citrix
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco
7 3 (1.92%) IBM
7 3 (1.92%) Tableau
7 3 (1.92%) Brocade
7 3 (1.92%) ProCurve
7 3 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.28%) NetApp
8 2 (1.28%) Veritas
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.28%) Symantec
9 1 (0.64%) SAP
9 1 (0.64%) Mitel
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