The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.50% 7.07% 11.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 23.21% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 23
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -38.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 56 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.21% 30.43% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 73
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ETL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SSAS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware