Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 146 116
Rank change year-on-year -23 -30 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 20 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.35% 0.74% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.10% 2.41% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 53
Oxfordshire median annual salary £21,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.00% +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £19,000 £30,225 £26,500
90th Percentile £41,000 £62,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +8.43%

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 1,004 831 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 32.25% 30.93% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 821 757 1,052
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Banbury +12 7 £21,000 -65.00%
Oxford -21 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) Workflow
6 4 (36.36%) Statistics
6 4 (36.36%) Time Management
7 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) Office 365
9 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (9.09%) Kentico

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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Kentico
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) OLTP
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Junior
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Technical Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Technical Support
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) VMware