The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 84 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 57 102 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.40% 4.26% 4.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.20% 12.39% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 109
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
695 823 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.21% 34.41% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 593 769 722
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -39 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Peterborough +9 19 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Huntingdon -6 6 £43,500 +8.75%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 134 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (66.42%) SQL
3 88 (65.67%) .NET
4 76 (56.72%) C#
5 61 (45.52%) Microsoft
6 54 (40.30%) ASP.NET
7 36 (26.87%) T-SQL
8 35 (26.12%) .NET Framework
9 32 (23.88%) WCF
9 32 (23.88%) Windows
10 30 (22.39%) XML
10 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (21.64%) Visual Studio
12 28 (20.90%) JavaScript
13 25 (18.66%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (18.66%) MVC
13 25 (18.66%) Relational Database
14 22 (16.42%) Java
14 22 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (16.42%) LINQ
15 21 (15.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (15.67%) NUnit
15 21 (15.67%) MSTest
16 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (14.18%) Banking
17 18 (13.43%) TDD
17 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
17 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
17 18 (13.43%) Android

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 12 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.21%) IIS
3 9 (6.72%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Force.com
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.94%) SMS
2 11 (8.21%) SMPP
2 11 (8.21%) NFC
3 6 (4.48%) Firewall
3 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.99%) VoIP
4 4 (2.99%) Wireless
5 3 (2.24%) LAN
5 3 (2.24%) Internet
6 2 (1.49%) WAN
6 2 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (0.75%) DNS
7 1 (0.75%) SAN
7 1 (0.75%) DHCP
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (18.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (18.66%) Relational Database
4 22 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (15.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (10.45%) DTS
7 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.22%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.99%) OLAP
10 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.49%) OLTP
11 2 (1.49%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 29 (21.64%) Visual Studio
2 21 (15.67%) NUnit
2 21 (15.67%) MSTest
3 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.21%) WiX
4 11 (8.21%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.73%) Moq
6 3 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (14.18%) Banking
2 16 (11.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.49%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Marketing
3 2 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (67.16%) Developer
2 57 (42.54%) .NET Developer
3 30 (22.39%) C# Developer
4 28 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (18.66%) SQL DBA
5 25 (18.66%) Software Developer
5 25 (18.66%) DBA
6 20 (14.93%) Administrator
7 12 (8.96%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.46%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.46%) Senior Developer
9 10 (7.46%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (7.46%) Server Administrator
10 9 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.72%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.72%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (5.97%) Java Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Systems Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (65.67%) .NET
2 54 (40.30%) ASP.NET
3 35 (26.12%) .NET Framework
4 32 (23.88%) WCF
5 30 (22.39%) XML
6 22 (16.42%) LINQ
7 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (12.69%) WPF
8 14 (10.45%) XSLT
9 13 (9.70%) Web Services
10 12 (8.96%) HTML
10 12 (8.96%) Java ME
11 10 (7.46%) CSS
12 8 (5.97%) jQuery
13 7 (5.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (5.22%) ADO.NET
14 5 (3.73%) COM
14 5 (3.73%) JMS
14 5 (3.73%) Hibernate
14 5 (3.73%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Clustering
2 13 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.96%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.88%) Windows
2 18 (13.43%) Android
3 14 (10.45%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.96%) Windows Phone
5 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.97%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.66%) MVC
2 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.43%) TDD
3 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
4 16 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (11.94%) ETL
5 15 (11.19%) Migration
5 15 (11.19%) Scrum
6 14 (10.45%) ITIL
6 14 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (9.70%) Database Security
8 11 (8.21%) OO
9 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.22%) MVVM
9 7 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.48%) BDD
10 6 (4.48%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.48%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (4.48%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 89 (66.42%) SQL
2 76 (56.72%) C#
3 36 (26.87%) T-SQL
4 28 (20.90%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.42%) Java
6 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
7 16 (11.94%) VB.NET
8 12 (8.96%) VB
9 11 (8.21%) XAML
10 4 (2.99%) VB6
10 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.49%) Python
11 2 (1.49%) Perl
11 2 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.46%) MCSE
2 10 (7.46%) Degree
3 3 (2.24%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.49%) PhD
5 1 (0.75%) CCNA
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.75%) MCTS
5 1 (0.75%) MCITP
5 1 (0.75%) NCDA
5 1 (0.75%) NCIE
5 1 (0.75%) MCSA
5 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) ISO 8583
2 6 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.49%) HDFS
5 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
1 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.19%) Oracle
3 13 (9.70%) Twitter
4 11 (8.21%) Telerik
5 7 (5.22%) Red Gate
5 7 (5.22%) VMware
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco
7 3 (2.24%) SAP
8 2 (1.49%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.49%) HP
8 2 (1.49%) Motorola
9 1 (0.75%) NetApp
9 1 (0.75%) Citrix
9 1 (0.75%) Brady
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