The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - - 17.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
SQL Server 2008
South Wales

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 Caerphilly region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.00% 38.46% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server 2008
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware