The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 98 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 34 51 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.59% 2.07% 3.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.51% 7.37% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 81
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
617 692 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.91% 28.03% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 569 583 690
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 11 £40,000 -21.95% 4
Peterborough -10 9 £33,173 -5.22% 3
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (55.70%) .NET
3 40 (50.63%) SQL
4 39 (49.37%) C#
4 39 (49.37%) ASP.NET
5 28 (35.44%) Windows
5 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
6 26 (32.91%) Degree
7 25 (31.65%) .NET Framework
8 24 (30.38%) ITIL
9 23 (29.11%) MVC
9 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (26.58%) HTML
11 20 (25.32%) CSS
12 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
13 17 (21.52%) T-SQL
13 17 (21.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (21.52%) Management Information System
14 16 (20.25%) Change Management
14 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (20.25%) SDLC
15 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
15 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (17.72%) Perl
15 14 (17.72%) Replication
15 14 (17.72%) WCF
16 13 (16.46%) jQuery
16 13 (16.46%) Project Management
17 12 (15.19%) Banking

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (15.19%) IIS
1 12 (15.19%) Lync
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.06%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.80%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) SMTP
1 11 (13.92%) SNMP
1 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
1 11 (13.92%) DNS
1 11 (13.92%) Internet
2 5 (6.33%) Firewall
2 5 (6.33%) Wireless
2 5 (6.33%) LAN
2 5 (6.33%) SAN
3 4 (5.06%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
6 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.33%) Siebel EIM
8 4 (5.06%) MySQL
8 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.80%) Big Data
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.53%) RavenDB
11 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Subversion
2 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.80%) MSTest
5 3 (3.80%) NUnit
6 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (15.19%) Banking
1 12 (15.19%) Marketing
2 9 (11.39%) Finance
3 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) DBA
2 14 (17.72%) SQL DBA
3 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Programmer
5 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) AWS Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Database Manager
7 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.70%) .NET
2 39 (49.37%) ASP.NET
3 25 (31.65%) .NET Framework
4 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (26.58%) HTML
6 20 (25.32%) CSS
7 14 (17.72%) WCF
8 13 (16.46%) jQuery
9 11 (13.92%) SAML
9 11 (13.92%) Classic ASP
10 10 (12.66%) Entity Framework
11 9 (11.39%) CSS3
12 6 (7.59%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 5 (6.33%) Web Services
13 5 (6.33%) XML
13 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (5.06%) WPF
15 3 (3.80%) LINQ
15 3 (3.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Management Information System
2 14 (17.72%) Replication
3 11 (13.92%) SecurID
3 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Clustering
5 5 (6.33%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.06%) HP Storage
6 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.80%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.53%) DTV
8 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) CentOS
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) ITIL
2 23 (29.11%) MVC
3 17 (21.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (20.25%) Change Management
4 16 (20.25%) SDLC
5 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (16.46%) Project Management
7 12 (15.19%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (13.92%) DevOps
8 11 (13.92%) Information Security
8 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (13.92%) Product Management
9 10 (12.66%) CRM
10 9 (11.39%) TDD
11 8 (10.13%) OO
11 8 (10.13%) Change Control
12 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.59%) Data Management
13 6 (7.59%) High Availability
13 6 (7.59%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) SQL
2 39 (49.37%) C#
3 17 (21.52%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
4 14 (17.72%) Perl
5 11 (13.92%) VBScript
6 7 (8.86%) Java
7 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.06%) XAML
8 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) VBA
10 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.06%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) MCDBA
4 3 (3.80%) RHCE
4 3 (3.80%) LPIC
5 2 (2.53%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCTS
6 1 (1.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) Postfix
3 3 (3.80%) KVM
3 3 (3.80%) iptables
3 3 (3.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.27%) SCSM
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Cognos
2 5 (6.33%) Siebel
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) Eloqua
3 4 (5.06%) CA
3 4 (5.06%) HP
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) Citrix
6 1 (1.27%) Sun
6 1 (1.27%) Northgate
6 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
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