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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 82 107 48
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -59
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 27 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 1.27% 4.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.56% 4.80% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 113
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
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
561 562 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.58% 26.53% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 467 480 792
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +12 30 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Peterborough +9 9 £37,500 -31.81%
Huntingdon +6 4 £31,250 +13.63% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (55.56%) C#
3 53 (53.54%) .NET
4 36 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 35 (35.35%) SQL
6 30 (30.30%) Windows
6 30 (30.30%) WCF
7 29 (29.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (29.29%) MVC
8 28 (28.28%) Java
8 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
9 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (24.24%) .NET Framework
11 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 22 (22.22%) XML
12 21 (21.21%) LINQ
12 21 (21.21%) TDD
12 21 (21.21%) Banking
13 20 (20.20%) WPF
13 20 (20.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (20.20%) Finance
14 19 (19.19%) Visual Studio
15 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
15 18 (18.18%) XAML
15 18 (18.18%) Multithreading
16 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (17.17%) MSBuild
16 17 (17.17%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (13.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.05%) IIS
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.08%) SMS
2 8 (8.08%) SMPP
2 8 (8.08%) NFC
3 4 (4.04%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) SAN
4 3 (3.03%) VoIP
5 2 (2.02%) Intranet
5 2 (2.02%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.01%) LTE
6 1 (1.01%) VLAN
6 1 (1.01%) Internet
6 1 (1.01%) 3G
6 1 (1.01%) DMZ
6 1 (1.01%) TETRA
6 1 (1.01%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.01%) GSM
6 1 (1.01%) IPv4
6 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.03%) OLAP
10 2 (2.02%) OLTP
10 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (19.19%) Visual Studio
3 17 (17.17%) MSBuild
4 14 (14.14%) MSTest
4 14 (14.14%) NUnit
5 10 (10.10%) WiX
6 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 21 (21.21%) Banking
2 20 (20.20%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (64.65%) Developer
2 21 (21.21%) C# Developer
3 17 (17.17%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.16%) Software Developer
5 15 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.10%) Programmer
8 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (7.07%) DBA
8 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Administrator
10 5 (5.05%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.05%) SQL DBA
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (53.54%) .NET
2 36 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 30 (30.30%) WCF
4 29 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (24.24%) .NET Framework
6 22 (22.22%) XML
7 21 (21.21%) LINQ
8 20 (20.20%) WPF
9 15 (15.15%) HTML
9 15 (15.15%) CSS
10 11 (11.11%) jQuery
11 10 (10.10%) Java ME
12 9 (9.09%) XSLT
13 7 (7.07%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (7.07%) Spring
13 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
13 7 (7.07%) JMS
14 6 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (6.06%) CSS3
14 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (3.03%) Replication
3 2 (2.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.02%) Statistics
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.16%) Android
4 14 (14.14%) Apple iOS
5 13 (13.13%) Windows Phone
6 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.03%) Linux
10 2 (2.02%) UNIX
11 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (29.29%) MVC
2 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 21 (21.21%) TDD
4 18 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 13 (13.13%) OO
6 11 (11.11%) Scrum
7 9 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.07%) ETL
9 6 (6.06%) Web Design
9 6 (6.06%) Project Management
9 6 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.05%) MVVM
10 5 (5.05%) OOD
11 4 (4.04%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 55 (55.56%) C#
2 35 (35.35%) SQL
3 28 (28.28%) Java
4 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 18 (18.18%) XAML
5 12 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.02%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) VB6
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.04%) MCSE
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) CCNA
3 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (2.02%) MCP
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.01%) CCA
5 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.02%) XenApp
4 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.02%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.04%) SCCM
2 4 (4.04%) SCOM
3 3 (3.03%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.02%) Nagios
4 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.02%) Puppet
4 2 (2.02%) SCSM
4 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.01%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) VMware
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Telerik
4 5 (5.05%) Citrix
4 5 (5.05%) Cisco
5 4 (4.04%) Websense
5 4 (4.04%) Facebook
6 2 (2.02%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 2 (2.02%) Sybase
6 2 (2.02%) AppSense
6 2 (2.02%) Symantec
6 2 (2.02%) Veeam
7 1 (1.01%) FalconStor
7 1 (1.01%) NetApp
7 1 (1.01%) Veritas
7 1 (1.01%) Dell
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