The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 68 70 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.88% 10.67% 17.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.84% 48.61% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 94
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
124 144 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.31% 21.95% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 108 133 153
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 89 (55.97%) SQL
2 74 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 74 (46.54%) C#
3 72 (45.28%) .NET
4 55 (34.59%) HTML
5 53 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET
7 50 (31.45%) Windows
7 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
8 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
9 43 (27.04%) XML
10 38 (23.90%) Web Services
11 37 (23.27%) T-SQL
12 36 (22.64%) CSS
13 34 (21.38%) IIS
14 30 (18.87%) jQuery
15 28 (17.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (16.98%) MVC
17 26 (16.35%) Ajax
18 24 (15.09%) Degree
19 23 (14.47%) Visual Studio
19 23 (14.47%) Oracle
19 23 (14.47%) OO
20 22 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (13.84%) VMware
21 21 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (13.21%) WCF
21 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (12.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 20 (12.58%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 34 (21.38%) IIS
2 11 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.40%) CMS
3 7 (4.40%) Apache
3 7 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.89%) nginx
5 3 (1.89%) Lync
6 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.26%) WordPress
6 2 (1.26%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.26%) Drupal
6 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) Pivotal CRM
2 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.03%) SaaS
3 6 (3.77%) Office 365
4 2 (1.26%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.03%) FTP
3 7 (4.40%) Wireless
3 7 (4.40%) VPN
4 6 (3.77%) Wireless Security
4 6 (3.77%) LDAP
4 6 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (3.77%) GPRS
4 6 (3.77%) VoIP
5 4 (2.52%) SAN
6 3 (1.89%) Intranet
6 3 (1.89%) Internet
6 3 (1.89%) Firewall
7 2 (1.26%) HTTP
7 2 (1.26%) DNS
8 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.63%) SSL
8 1 (0.63%) Broadband
8 1 (0.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (17.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (12.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (12.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (8.18%) MySQL
7 12 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.26%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.26%) DB2
12 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.63%) DB2 UDB
13 1 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.55%) Subversion
4 7 (4.40%) JIRA
5 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.14%) Selenium
7 4 (2.52%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.89%) WebLogic Workshop
8 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.89%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.26%) NUnit
10 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (7.55%) Finance
2 6 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.89%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.26%) Advertising
5 2 (1.26%) Publishing
5 2 (1.26%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (55.35%) Developer
2 30 (18.87%) .NET Developer
3 19 (11.95%) Analyst
4 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (10.69%) Web Developer
6 16 (10.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (6.92%) SQL DBA
7 11 (6.92%) DBA
8 10 (6.29%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.29%) SharePoint Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Delphi Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Windows Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Administrator
11 6 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.77%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (45.28%) .NET
2 55 (34.59%) HTML
3 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET
4 43 (27.04%) XML
5 38 (23.90%) Web Services
6 36 (22.64%) CSS
7 30 (18.87%) jQuery
8 26 (16.35%) Ajax
9 21 (13.21%) WCF
10 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (10.06%) .NET Framework
12 10 (6.29%) HTML5
12 10 (6.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (5.66%) SOAP
14 8 (5.03%) XSL
14 8 (5.03%) XSLT
15 7 (4.40%) LINQ
16 6 (3.77%) CSS3
16 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 6 (3.77%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.29%) Replication
2 10 (6.29%) Clustering
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.77%) Data Extraction
3 6 (3.77%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.77%) Smartphone
3 6 (3.77%) PDA
4 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.52%) W3C
6 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.63%) EPoS
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.45%) Windows
2 18 (11.32%) Linux
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (10.06%) Windows Mobile
4 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.89%) CentOS
8 2 (1.26%) UNIX
9 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.98%) MVC
2 23 (14.47%) OO
3 21 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.69%) TDD
5 14 (8.81%) Scrum
5 14 (8.81%) Migration
6 11 (6.92%) Workflow
7 10 (6.29%) Content Management
8 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.03%) CRM
8 8 (5.03%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.40%) ETL
9 7 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.77%) MVVM
10 6 (3.77%) OOP
10 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.77%) Document Management
10 6 (3.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (55.97%) SQL
2 74 (46.54%) C#
3 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 37 (23.27%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.66%) Java
5 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.40%) Delphi
6 7 (4.40%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.77%) C
7 6 (3.77%) C++
7 6 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.14%) PHP
9 3 (1.89%) VB6
9 3 (1.89%) VBScript
9 3 (1.89%) VB
9 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.26%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.55%) MCTS
4 6 (3.77%) MCP
4 6 (3.77%) MCSD
4 6 (3.77%) MCDBA
4 6 (3.77%) MCITP
5 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) BS25999
System Software
1 14 (8.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.89%) KVM
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.63%) Xen
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) vSphere
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Plesk
2 3 (1.89%) Nagios
2 3 (1.89%) SCCM
3 2 (1.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
4 1 (0.63%) Munin
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.47%) Oracle
3 22 (13.84%) VMware
4 5 (3.14%) Telerik
4 5 (3.14%) Infragistics
4 5 (3.14%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.89%) JBoss
6 3 (1.89%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 2 (1.26%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.26%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Citrix
8 1 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.63%) Cognos
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ClickSoftware Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £50-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
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Slough, Berkshire
TTL Automotive
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35,000 + c£10k Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 26 days ago