The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - - 16.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 33.85% 28.57% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 19
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,750 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dundee

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky