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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 92 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 80 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.90% 3.52% 4.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.97% 11.92% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 74 112
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,775
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
689 671 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.30% 29.53% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 568 611 770
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Peterborough +9 16 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Cambridge -43 16 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Huntingdon -3 7 £43,500 -3.33%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (68.15%) .NET
3 90 (66.67%) SQL
4 82 (60.74%) C#
5 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET
6 57 (42.22%) Microsoft
7 36 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 33 (24.44%) .NET Framework
9 31 (22.96%) WCF
9 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
10 29 (21.48%) Visual Studio
11 28 (20.74%) XML
11 28 (20.74%) MVC
12 27 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 26 (19.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (19.26%) Windows
14 25 (18.52%) Java
15 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (15.56%) LINQ
18 20 (14.81%) MSTest
18 20 (14.81%) TDD
18 20 (14.81%) NUnit
19 19 (14.07%) Banking
19 19 (14.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (14.07%) WPF
19 19 (14.07%) Multithreading
20 18 (13.33%) PowerShell
20 18 (13.33%) Android

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.93%) IIS
2 8 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Office
2 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.70%) Force.com
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.85%) SMS
2 11 (8.15%) NFC
2 11 (8.15%) SMPP
3 8 (5.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.19%) VoIP
4 7 (5.19%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 26 (19.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (7.41%) DTS
9 7 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.22%) RavenDB
12 3 (2.22%) Big Data
12 3 (2.22%) OLAP
12 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Visual Studio
2 20 (14.81%) MSTest
2 20 (14.81%) NUnit
3 16 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.15%) MSBuild
4 11 (8.15%) WiX
5 5 (3.70%) Moq
6 4 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (14.07%) Banking
2 17 (12.59%) Finance
3 3 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (72.59%) Developer
2 62 (45.93%) .NET Developer
3 35 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 29 (21.48%) Software Developer
4 29 (21.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (15.56%) SQL DBA
5 21 (15.56%) DBA
6 18 (13.33%) Administrator
7 11 (8.15%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Server Administrator
10 7 (5.19%) Junior
10 7 (5.19%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.15%) .NET
2 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET
3 33 (24.44%) .NET Framework
4 31 (22.96%) WCF
5 28 (20.74%) XML
6 21 (15.56%) LINQ
7 19 (14.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (14.07%) WPF
8 12 (8.89%) HTML
8 12 (8.89%) XSLT
8 12 (8.89%) Web Services
8 12 (8.89%) Java ME
9 10 (7.41%) CSS
10 7 (5.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (5.19%) jQuery
10 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 6 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (4.44%) Spring
11 6 (4.44%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.89%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.15%) Clustering
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.74%) Statistics
5 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.26%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) Android
3 14 (10.37%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.89%) Windows Phone
5 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.74%) MVC
2 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.81%) TDD
4 19 (14.07%) Multithreading
5 17 (12.59%) Scrum
6 14 (10.37%) ETL
6 14 (10.37%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (9.63%) Migration
8 12 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.89%) OO
9 11 (8.15%) Regression Testing
10 9 (6.67%) Database Security
10 9 (6.67%) MVVM
10 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.67%) ITIL
11 7 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.19%) OOD
12 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.44%) Database Tuning
12 6 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (66.67%) SQL
2 82 (60.74%) C#
3 36 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.52%) Java
6 18 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 18 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (8.15%) VB
7 11 (8.15%) XAML
8 6 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.70%) VB6
10 2 (1.48%) Perl
10 2 (1.48%) PHP
10 2 (1.48%) Python
10 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.93%) MCSE
3 7 (5.19%) Degree
4 3 (2.22%) CCNA
4 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.48%) PhD
5 2 (1.48%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.74%) NCDA
6 1 (0.74%) NCIE
6 1 (0.74%) MCSA
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.11%) Oracle
3 13 (9.63%) Twitter
4 11 (8.15%) Telerik
5 9 (6.67%) VMware
6 7 (5.19%) Red Gate
6 7 (5.19%) Cisco
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) NetApp
7 1 (0.74%) HP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago