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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 129 104 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.85% 16.59% 22.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.11% 55.32% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 105 98 118
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
222 188 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.15% 29.98% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 180 168 171
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 143 (74.87%) SQL
2 85 (44.50%) JavaScript
3 77 (40.31%) .NET
4 73 (38.22%) T-SQL
5 70 (36.65%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (36.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 66 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 64 (33.51%) Microsoft
9 59 (30.89%) Data Warehouse
9 59 (30.89%) C#
10 58 (30.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (28.80%) HTML
11 55 (28.80%) XML
12 53 (27.75%) ASP.NET
13 51 (26.70%) CSS
14 50 (26.18%) ETL
15 48 (25.13%) MVC
16 43 (22.51%) Finance
16 43 (22.51%) MDX
17 40 (20.94%) Oracle
18 38 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (17.80%) MS Excel
20 33 (17.28%) IIS
21 32 (16.75%) Windows
22 31 (16.23%) jQuery
23 30 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
24 29 (15.18%) OO
25 28 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
26 27 (14.14%) Root Cause Analysis
26 27 (14.14%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (17.28%) IIS
2 24 (12.57%) WebSphere
3 22 (11.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.09%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.57%) CMS
5 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.57%) SaaS
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.85%) SSL
2 11 (5.76%) S/MIME
3 4 (2.09%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.09%) LDAP
4 3 (1.57%) HTTP
4 3 (1.57%) LAN
4 3 (1.57%) SAN
4 3 (1.57%) VLAN
4 3 (1.57%) VPN
4 3 (1.57%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (36.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 66 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (30.89%) Data Warehouse
4 58 (30.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (12.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (12.04%) MySQL
8 18 (9.42%) NoSQL
9 13 (6.81%) QlikView
10 12 (6.28%) MongoDB
11 10 (5.24%) Big Data
11 10 (5.24%) Hadoop
11 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (3.66%) CouchDB
14 7 (3.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Toad
2 14 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.14%) Subversion
5 4 (2.09%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.05%) Selenium
6 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (22.51%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (8.90%) Retail
4 10 (5.24%) Back Office
5 8 (4.19%) Advertising
5 8 (4.19%) Banking
5 8 (4.19%) Legal
6 4 (2.09%) Law
6 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.57%) Electronics
7 3 (1.57%) Marketing
7 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (58.64%) Developer
2 73 (38.22%) Analyst
3 39 (20.42%) SQL Developer
4 37 (19.37%) .NET Developer
5 33 (17.28%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 28 (14.66%) Data Analyst
7 27 (14.14%) Analyst Developer
7 27 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (14.14%) C# Developer
7 27 (14.14%) Support Analyst
8 25 (13.09%) Senior Developer
9 24 (12.57%) Applications Support
9 24 (12.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 20 (10.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 20 (10.47%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 16 (8.38%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
13 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 12 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (40.31%) .NET
2 55 (28.80%) HTML
2 55 (28.80%) XML
3 53 (27.75%) ASP.NET
4 51 (26.70%) CSS
5 43 (22.51%) MDX
6 38 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (16.23%) jQuery
8 26 (13.61%) Ajax
9 24 (12.57%) Middleware
9 24 (12.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (8.38%) .NET Framework
13 16 (8.38%) LINQ
14 15 (7.85%) Entity Framework
15 14 (7.33%) JSON
15 14 (7.33%) SOAP
16 12 (6.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.42%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.24%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.19%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.19%) Data Conversion
5 8 (4.19%) Data Integration
5 8 (4.19%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.66%) Statistics
7 5 (2.62%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.62%) User Experience
8 4 (2.09%) AS400
8 4 (2.09%) Clustering
8 4 (2.09%) iSeries
8 4 (2.09%) Replication
9 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.05%) Social Network
11 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.75%) Windows
2 15 (7.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (6.81%) Linux
4 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.19%) Android
6 8 (4.19%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.09%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Unix
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.65%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (26.18%) ETL
3 48 (25.13%) MVC
4 30 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (15.18%) OO
6 27 (14.14%) Data Modelling
6 27 (14.14%) ITIL
6 27 (14.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (12.57%) UML
8 20 (10.47%) Release Management
9 19 (9.95%) Waterfall
10 18 (9.42%) OOD
11 17 (8.90%) OOP
12 16 (8.38%) DevOps
12 16 (8.38%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.33%) SOLID
14 12 (6.28%) Software Engineering
15 11 (5.76%) Data Security
15 11 (5.76%) Migration
15 11 (5.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 143 (74.87%) SQL
2 85 (44.50%) JavaScript
3 73 (38.22%) T-SQL
4 59 (30.89%) C#
5 12 (6.28%) VB
6 9 (4.71%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.19%) PHP
8 6 (3.14%) Java
9 5 (2.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.05%) Python
12 2 (1.05%) R
12 2 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.38%) Degree
2 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.14%) MCSE
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.62%) QA
3 3 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.09%) Samba
4 2 (1.05%) HDFS
4 2 (1.05%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.52%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
1 1 (0.52%) SCOM
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (33.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.94%) Oracle
3 25 (13.09%) IBM
4 19 (9.95%) VMware
5 8 (4.19%) Splunk
6 5 (2.62%) Cisco
7 3 (1.57%) SAP
7 3 (1.57%) Tableau
8 2 (1.05%) Dell
8 2 (1.05%) Facebook
8 2 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Twitter
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix
9 1 (0.52%) Cognos
9 1 (0.52%) NetApp
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) Supermicro
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) Veritas
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