The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 29 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.68% 7.43% 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 57.89% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.52% 12.84% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £30,000 £34,572
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Chelmsford region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate