Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 168 127
Rank change year-on-year +31 -41 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 20 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.86% 0.26% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 0.84% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 24
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £21,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -44.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,000 £22,375
90th Percentile £37,625 £37,450 £61,750
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 711 958 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.63% 31.54% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 573 761 692
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -2.25% +4.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 15 January 2019. 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
Wallingford - 14 £35,000 - 1
Burford - 2 £29,500 -
Oxford - 2 £45,000 -
Witney - 1 £29,500 - 3
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (70.00%) vCenter Server
4 14 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 14 (70.00%) MCSA
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) DHCP
4 14 (70.00%) DNS
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) VB
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DHCP
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Administrator
1 11 (55.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Senior DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) MCSA
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft