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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 93 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 3.53% 3.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.64% 11.73% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 81 90
Average salary £40,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.27% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
557 733 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.77% 30.07% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 490 638 780
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 22 £40,000 -11.11%
Peterborough -24 6 £41,250 +19.56% 4
Huntingdon +6 1 £41,000 -5.74%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (66.67%) .NET
2 58 (66.67%) C#
3 48 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 38 (43.68%) SQL
5 36 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (39.08%) HTML
6 34 (39.08%) MVC
7 33 (37.93%) CSS
7 33 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (36.78%) Windows
9 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
10 27 (31.03%) .NET Framework
11 23 (26.44%) jQuery
12 22 (25.29%) SDLC
13 21 (24.14%) WCF
14 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
16 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
17 16 (18.39%) Project Management
17 16 (18.39%) Entity Framework
18 15 (17.24%) CSS3
18 15 (17.24%) OO
19 14 (16.09%) Banking
19 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
19 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2005
19 14 (16.09%) Degree
20 13 (14.94%) Management Information System
21 12 (13.79%) XAML
21 12 (13.79%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (10.34%) IIS
2 8 (9.20%) Lync
3 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.45%) JBoss
6 3 (3.45%) Apache
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.05%) Internet
2 7 (8.05%) DNS
2 7 (8.05%) SMTP
2 7 (8.05%) SNMP
3 5 (5.75%) SAN
3 5 (5.75%) LAN
3 5 (5.75%) Firewall
3 5 (5.75%) Wireless
4 4 (4.60%) WAN
5 2 (2.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) LTE
6 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.15%) GSM
6 1 (1.15%) Intranet
6 1 (1.15%) 3G
6 1 (1.15%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.60%) MySQL
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.15%) OLAP
9 1 (1.15%) OLTP
9 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Subversion
3 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.90%) NUnit
4 6 (6.90%) MSTest
5 3 (3.45%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (16.09%) Banking
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (60.92%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) .NET Developer
2 16 (18.39%) C# Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Programmer
3 15 (17.24%) AWS Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.20%) DBA
7 8 (9.20%) SQL DBA
8 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (5.75%) Database Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (66.67%) .NET
2 48 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 34 (39.08%) HTML
4 33 (37.93%) CSS
4 33 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (31.03%) .NET Framework
6 23 (26.44%) jQuery
7 21 (24.14%) WCF
8 16 (18.39%) Entity Framework
9 15 (17.24%) CSS3
10 12 (13.79%) XML
10 12 (13.79%) WPF
11 9 (10.34%) LINQ
12 8 (9.20%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 7 (8.05%) HTML5
13 7 (8.05%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
13 7 (8.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.49%) Replication
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.05%) SecurID
5 6 (6.90%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (5.75%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (5.75%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.75%) Clustering
7 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.30%) DTV
9 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.15%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.15%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.15%) PKI
9 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.60%) Linux
5 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.60%) Android
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.45%) CentOS
6 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.30%) UNIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) MVC
2 22 (25.29%) SDLC
3 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.39%) Project Management
5 15 (17.24%) OO
6 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
7 12 (13.79%) ITIL
8 10 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (11.49%) Web Design
8 10 (11.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (8.05%) DevOps
10 7 (8.05%) Product Management
10 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 7 (8.05%) Information Security
10 7 (8.05%) Change Management
10 7 (8.05%) CRM
11 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (66.67%) C#
2 38 (43.68%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 12 (13.79%) XAML
5 11 (12.64%) Java
6 10 (11.49%) Perl
7 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
9 7 (8.05%) VBScript
10 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.30%) VBA
11 2 (2.30%) VB
11 2 (2.30%) C++
11 2 (2.30%) Ruby
12 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) LPIC
3 3 (3.45%) RHCE
4 2 (2.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) MCITP
5 1 (1.15%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) Postfix
3 3 (3.45%) KVM
3 3 (3.45%) Xen
3 3 (3.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.15%) SCSM
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Cisco
3 4 (4.60%) CA
3 4 (4.60%) HP
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.15%) Northgate
6 1 (1.15%) Sun
6 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix
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