The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 25 10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - 2.08% 15.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 6.90% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 21
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Essex

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 Basildon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 18.67% 30.21% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 61
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Basildon

SQL Server 2008
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Polycom
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) IPFX
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Business One

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Polycom
1 6 (100.00%) IPFX
2 4 (66.67%) SAP