Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 149 129
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 -70
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 1.02% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.83% 3.34% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 58
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,000 £26,425
90th Percentile £46,250 £60,000 £46,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 930 897 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.67% 30.60% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 763 801 934
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,845
% change year-on-year - +5.03% +3.24%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 £35,000 -
Banbury +11 5 £21,000 -11.58% 1
Witney 0 1 - -
Oxford -18 1 £33,000 -19.02%
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (29.41%) MCSA
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) vCenter Server
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Kentico
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
2 5 (29.41%) IT Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) IT Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Technical Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Technical Support
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) DevOps
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (17.65%) Statistics
1 3 (17.65%) Time Management
1 3 (17.65%) Workflow
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) SOLID
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore