Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 148 148
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.44% 0.65% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 2.15% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 22
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.28% +0.67%
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,500 £21,625
90th Percentile £59,125 £48,750 £60,000
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 883 837 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 32.61% 30.28% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 748 700 868
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,725 £28,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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
Wallingford -6 7 £35,000 - 1
Oxford -8 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Burford - 2 £29,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) MCSA
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
3 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL

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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) IT Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSA
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft