The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 10 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 8.82% - 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £36,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Cobham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 14.71% 42.11% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 17
Average salary £36,000 £49,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +50.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cobham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cobham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) MCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (50.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Gate