The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 28.57% - 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £90,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 42.86% 40.00% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £73,750 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Thames Valley region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (100.00%) Mentoring

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Consultant
1 15 (100.00%) Integration Consultant
1 15 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft