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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 97 83 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 59 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.68% 2.61% 4.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.46% 9.69% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 110
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £59,000 £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
635 609 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.05% 26.98% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 524 547 830
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,063 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +11 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Cambridge -28 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Huntingdon - 8 £43,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (62.10%) .NET
3 75 (60.48%) SQL
4 69 (55.65%) C#
5 50 (40.32%) ASP.NET
6 49 (39.52%) Microsoft
7 33 (26.61%) T-SQL
8 32 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 28 (22.58%) Windows
10 27 (21.77%) .NET Framework
11 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.16%) Visual Studio
12 25 (20.16%) Java
13 23 (18.55%) MVC
14 22 (17.74%) XML
14 22 (17.74%) Relational Database
15 21 (16.94%) WCF
16 20 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (14.52%) Finance
19 17 (13.71%) VB.NET
20 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 15 (12.10%) TDD
21 15 (12.10%) Banking
21 15 (12.10%) LINQ
21 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 15 (12.10%) Multithreading
21 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2012
21 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
4 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Force.com
1 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) SMS
2 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.65%) VoIP
3 7 (5.65%) Firewall
4 6 (4.84%) SMPP
4 6 (4.84%) NFC
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) IPv4
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (17.74%) Relational Database
4 20 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (6.45%) DTS
9 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.42%) Big Data
12 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.42%) RavenDB
12 3 (2.42%) Data Mining
12 3 (2.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.48%) NUnit
2 13 (10.48%) MSTest
3 12 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.65%) MSBuild
5 6 (4.84%) WiX
6 5 (4.03%) Moq
7 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (72.58%) Developer
2 50 (40.32%) .NET Developer
3 30 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 26 (20.97%) Software Developer
5 24 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.71%) DBA
6 17 (13.71%) SQL DBA
7 16 (12.90%) Administrator
8 13 (10.48%) Java Developer
9 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.06%) SQL Server DBA
10 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
12 8 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (6.45%) Server Administrator
13 7 (5.65%) Junior
14 6 (4.84%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (62.10%) .NET
2 50 (40.32%) ASP.NET
3 27 (21.77%) .NET Framework
4 22 (17.74%) XML
5 21 (16.94%) WCF
6 15 (12.10%) LINQ
7 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (11.29%) WPF
8 12 (9.68%) HTML
9 11 (8.87%) Web Services
10 10 (8.06%) Hibernate
10 10 (8.06%) JMS
10 10 (8.06%) CSS
10 10 (8.06%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (8.06%) Spring
11 7 (5.65%) Java ME
11 7 (5.65%) jQuery
11 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (5.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (5.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.26%) Clustering
3 8 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) Windows
2 14 (11.29%) Android
3 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.45%) Windows Phone
5 8 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.55%) MVC
3 15 (12.10%) TDD
3 15 (12.10%) Multithreading
4 12 (9.68%) Scrum
4 12 (9.68%) OO
4 12 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (8.87%) ETL
5 11 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.06%) Migration
7 9 (7.26%) MVVM
7 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.45%) ITIL
9 7 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.65%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.65%) OOD
10 6 (4.84%) Regression Testing
10 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.84%) BDD
11 5 (4.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) SQL
2 69 (55.65%) C#
3 33 (26.61%) T-SQL
4 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 25 (20.16%) Java
6 17 (13.71%) VB.NET
7 13 (10.48%) PowerShell
8 10 (8.06%) VB
9 7 (5.65%) XAML
10 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.03%) VB6
12 2 (1.61%) Perl
12 2 (1.61%) PHP
12 2 (1.61%) Python
12 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.45%) Degree
3 4 (3.23%) MCSE
3 4 (3.23%) MCSA
4 3 (2.42%) CCNA
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.61%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) NCDA
6 1 (0.81%) NCIE
6 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.42%) HDFS
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Puppet
1 2 (1.61%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (39.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.29%) Oracle
3 10 (8.06%) Twitter
4 9 (7.26%) VMware
5 7 (5.65%) Red Gate
5 7 (5.65%) Cisco
6 6 (4.84%) Telerik
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Facebook
9 1 (0.81%) Dell
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) Veritas
9 1 (0.81%) SAP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Building Society
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago