The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 4.44% 2.22% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Dudley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 22.22% 13.33% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dudley

SQL Server 2008
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware