The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.80% 5.23% 10.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.49% 20.14% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 49
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
212 144 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.97% 25.95% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 182 129 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) .NET
3 29 (65.91%) C#
4 28 (63.64%) Windows
4 28 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
5 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 18 (40.91%) WCF
8 17 (38.64%) Web Services
9 16 (36.36%) XML
10 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
11 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
12 13 (29.55%) Citrix
12 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
12 13 (29.55%) SAN
12 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
12 13 (29.55%) IIS
12 13 (29.55%) SQL
12 13 (29.55%) VMware
12 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (27.27%) XenApp
13 12 (27.27%) HP
13 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (25.00%) Internet
14 11 (25.00%) CRM
15 10 (22.73%) ITIL
15 10 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 13 (29.55%) IIS
2 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.27%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) SAN
2 11 (25.00%) Internet
3 9 (20.45%) Intranet
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Applications Support
2 16 (36.36%) Analyst
3 14 (31.82%) Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Support Analyst
5 9 (20.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Consultant
9 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (4.55%) Windows Support Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Server Support
11 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
11 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 18 (40.91%) WCF
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
5 16 (36.36%) XML
6 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
7 9 (20.45%) CSS
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (6.82%) X-Windows
11 2 (4.55%) jQuery
12 1 (2.27%) HTML5
12 1 (2.27%) CSS3
12 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) Replication
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) CRM
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) MVC
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) OOD
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) C#
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Korn
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) CCA
2 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) XenApp
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (11.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Citrix
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) NetApp
5 6 (13.64%) EMC
6 5 (11.36%) CommVault
6 5 (11.36%) Finjan
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Sophos
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago