The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 24 5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - 5.47% 24.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 15.22% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
61 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.70% 35.94% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 33
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (50.00%) Icinga
2 4 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO22301
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Icinga
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware