Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 154 148
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.85% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 2.83% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 27
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29% +6.25%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 892 848 1,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.37% 29.89% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 787 757 909
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,663 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,650 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 6 £40,000 -
Bicester -6 3 £40,000 -3.61%
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Server Management
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) React
2 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (50.00%) API Design
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) WAN

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) PBX
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) API Design
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware