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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 127 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.44% 21.86% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.25% 61.95% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 70 113 90
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
128 205 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 22.11% 35.28% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 113 186 161
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (53.49%) SQL
2 91 (52.91%) Microsoft
3 74 (43.02%) .NET
4 71 (41.28%) C#
5 68 (39.53%) Windows
6 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
7 48 (27.91%) XML
8 44 (25.58%) MS Excel
8 44 (25.58%) ASP.NET
9 42 (24.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 41 (23.84%) MySQL
10 41 (23.84%) T-SQL
10 41 (23.84%) OO
10 41 (23.84%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (21.51%) HTML
13 36 (20.93%) Linux
14 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 30 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (16.86%) MVC
16 29 (16.86%) CSS
16 29 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (15.70%) IIS
18 27 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (15.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 24 (13.95%) C++
21 23 (13.37%) Ajax
21 23 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008
21 23 (13.37%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (15.70%) IIS
2 22 (12.79%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (11.63%) Apache
4 17 (9.88%) MS Exchange
5 15 (8.72%) nginx
6 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.65%) Lync
7 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.91%) CMS
8 5 (2.91%) Drupal
8 5 (2.91%) Alfresco
8 5 (2.91%) WordPress
8 5 (2.91%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Project
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.58%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.81%) VoIP
2 10 (5.81%) DNS
2 10 (5.81%) Firewall
2 10 (5.81%) Wireless
3 9 (5.23%) DHCP
4 8 (4.65%) VPN
4 8 (4.65%) WAN
5 7 (4.07%) HTTP
5 7 (4.07%) VLAN
6 6 (3.49%) SNMP
7 5 (2.91%) Network Security
8 4 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (2.33%) ISDN
8 4 (2.33%) LAN
8 4 (2.33%) RTP
8 4 (2.33%) SAN
9 3 (1.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 41 (23.84%) MySQL
3 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (15.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (12.21%) MongoDB
9 17 (9.88%) NoSQL
10 16 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (5.23%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (3.49%) SAP BW
13 6 (3.49%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.91%) Big Data
14 5 (2.91%) SAP BI
15 4 (2.33%) MariaDB
16 3 (1.74%) Xcelsius
17 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
17 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (11.63%) Finance
2 11 (6.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) Games
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (48.26%) Developer
2 29 (16.86%) Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) Web Developer
4 16 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 15 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (8.14%) Business Analyst
6 14 (8.14%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.40%) .NET Developer
8 11 (6.40%) Linux Support
8 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (6.40%) Linux Support Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) Report Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) Junior
10 9 (5.23%) Consultant
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Administrator
10 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.02%) .NET
2 48 (27.91%) XML
3 44 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 37 (21.51%) HTML
5 29 (16.86%) CSS
5 29 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (13.37%) Ajax
6 23 (13.37%) MDX
7 19 (11.05%) jQuery
8 17 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (8.72%) WinForms
9 15 (8.72%) SOAP
10 14 (8.14%) STL
10 14 (8.14%) WCF
11 13 (7.56%) JSON
12 11 (6.40%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.23%) WPF
14 7 (4.07%) MSMQ
15 6 (3.49%) LINQ
15 6 (3.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.33%) Replication
3 4 (2.33%) Clustering
3 4 (2.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.53%) Windows
2 36 (20.93%) Linux
3 23 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.23%) Ubuntu
5 9 (5.23%) CentOS
6 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.49%) UNIX
8 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.58%) Android
11 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.84%) OO
1 41 (23.84%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.86%) MVC
4 22 (12.79%) Migration
5 20 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.88%) E-business
7 16 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (8.72%) UML
8 15 (8.72%) ETL
9 14 (8.14%) ITIL
10 12 (6.98%) Service Delivery
10 12 (6.98%) B2B
11 11 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.81%) Data Analysis
12 10 (5.81%) Scrum
13 9 (5.23%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.23%) OOP
14 7 (4.07%) Multithreading
15 6 (3.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.49%) SQL
2 71 (41.28%) C#
3 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 41 (23.84%) T-SQL
5 24 (13.95%) C++
6 22 (12.79%) PHP
7 20 (11.63%) Java
8 18 (10.47%) Python
9 13 (7.56%) VC++
10 11 (6.40%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.65%) Perl
12 6 (3.49%) ABAP
13 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.16%) Delphi
15 1 (0.58%) C
15 1 (0.58%) VBScript
15 1 (0.58%) VB
15 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.65%) MCSE
3 8 (4.65%) CCNA
3 8 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.91%) MCP
4 5 (2.91%) CNE
4 5 (2.91%) Novell Certification
5 4 (2.33%) CCVP
5 4 (2.33%) MCTS
6 3 (1.74%) MCSA
7 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) ISEB
8 1 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.58%) RHCE
8 1 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) SLA
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.98%) vSphere
4 8 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.07%) KVM
6 4 (2.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.33%) Samba
6 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.74%) XenApp
8 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (11.63%) Plesk
1 20 (11.63%) cPanel
1 20 (11.63%) Webmin
2 4 (2.33%) SCCM
3 2 (1.16%) Iperf
4 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 91 (52.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.21%) VMware
3 20 (11.63%) Oracle
4 14 (8.14%) Cisco
5 10 (5.81%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.23%) SAP
7 8 (4.65%) Business Objects
7 8 (4.65%) Citrix
8 6 (3.49%) HP
9 5 (2.91%) Lotus
9 5 (2.91%) Tableau
10 4 (2.33%) Brocade
10 4 (2.33%) ProCurve
10 4 (2.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.33%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.74%) Mitel
12 2 (1.16%) Juniper
13 1 (0.58%) Cognos
13 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
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