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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 83 106 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -50
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 56 29 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.26% 1.35% 3.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.18% 5.15% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 101
Average salary £43,500 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.82% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
610 563 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.58% 26.11% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 522 472 865
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +13 30 £46,000 +17.19% 2
Peterborough +7 13 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Huntingdon +6 7 £41,000 +49.09% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (52.58%) C#
3 49 (50.52%) .NET
4 37 (38.14%) SQL
5 32 (32.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (30.93%) Java
7 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
7 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
8 27 (27.84%) Windows
9 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (24.74%) Finance
10 24 (24.74%) WCF
11 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (21.65%) Visual Studio
12 21 (21.65%) MVC
13 19 (19.59%) Multithreading
13 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
14 18 (18.56%) XML
14 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
15 17 (17.53%) MS Excel
15 17 (17.53%) TDD
15 17 (17.53%) Banking
15 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.53%) WPF
16 16 (16.49%) LINQ
16 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (16.49%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (15.46%) MSBuild

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.12%) IIS
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) SMS
1 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
1 8 (8.25%) SMPP
1 8 (8.25%) NFC
2 5 (5.15%) SAN
3 4 (4.12%) Firewall
4 3 (3.09%) VoIP
5 2 (2.06%) Intranet
5 2 (2.06%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.03%) Internet
6 1 (1.03%) 3G
6 1 (1.03%) LTE
6 1 (1.03%) TETRA
6 1 (1.03%) VLAN
6 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.03%) GSM
6 1 (1.03%) DMZ
6 1 (1.03%) DNS
6 1 (1.03%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (32.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.12%) OLAP
10 3 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.06%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.06%) RavenDB
11 2 (2.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (21.65%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (15.46%) MSBuild
4 11 (11.34%) MSTest
4 11 (11.34%) NUnit
5 10 (10.31%) WiX
6 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (24.74%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (64.95%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) C# Developer
3 18 (18.56%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Software Developer
4 15 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Programmer
6 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.25%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (7.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Administrator
7 7 (7.22%) DBA
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.52%) .NET
2 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
3 24 (24.74%) WCF
4 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (18.56%) XML
5 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
6 17 (17.53%) WPF
7 16 (16.49%) LINQ
8 10 (10.31%) Java ME
9 9 (9.28%) XSLT
9 9 (9.28%) JMS
9 9 (9.28%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.28%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (9.28%) Spring
10 8 (8.25%) CSS
10 8 (8.25%) HTML
11 6 (6.19%) jQuery
12 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.12%) Replication
3 3 (3.09%) Statistics
4 2 (2.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.40%) Android
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Phone
4 11 (11.34%) Apple iOS
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.22%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.09%) Linux
8 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.06%) UNIX
10 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) MVC
3 19 (19.59%) Multithreading
4 17 (17.53%) TDD
4 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.40%) OO
6 12 (12.37%) Scrum
7 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.25%) Regression Testing
8 8 (8.25%) OOD
8 8 (8.25%) ETL
9 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.15%) Project Management
10 5 (5.15%) MVVM
11 4 (4.12%) Web Design
11 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) C#
2 37 (38.14%) SQL
3 30 (30.93%) Java
4 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.40%) XAML
6 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.12%) VB
9 4 (4.12%) VB6
10 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.12%) MCSE
2 4 (4.12%) MCSA
3 3 (3.09%) CCNA
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.06%) MCP
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) NCDA
5 1 (1.03%) NCIE
5 1 (1.03%) MCITP
5 1 (1.03%) CCA
5 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.06%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.06%) HDFS
4 2 (2.06%) XenApp
4 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.12%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) SCOM
3 3 (3.09%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.06%) SCSM
4 2 (2.06%) Nagios
4 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.06%) Puppet
4 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.03%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle
2 12 (12.37%) VMware
3 8 (8.25%) Telerik
4 5 (5.15%) Citrix
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco
5 4 (4.12%) Websense
5 4 (4.12%) Facebook
6 3 (3.09%) HP
7 2 (2.06%) Sybase
7 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Symantec
7 2 (2.06%) NetApp
7 2 (2.06%) Veeam
7 2 (2.06%) AppSense
8 1 (1.03%) FalconStor
8 1 (1.03%) Veritas
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago