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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.88% 3.79% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.21% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £43,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.16% -
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
53 50 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 44.54% 37.88% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Basildon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (54.55%) Replication
5 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) MySQL
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (27.27%) MCITP
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 2 (18.18%) Citrix
9 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
1 7 (63.64%) SQL DBA
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCEE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Gate