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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 9.09% - 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £57,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 9.09% 37.50% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Thames Valley region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Product Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat