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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - - 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
15 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 16.30% 25.42% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 28
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Red Gate
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft