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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 63 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.61% 4.09% 8.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.71% 14.72% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 64
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 299 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.90% 27.79% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 267 246 316
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £52,500 -
Colchester +3 5 £35,000 +15.70%
Brentwood - 5 £47,500 - 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £56,250 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (83.33%) SQL
3 37 (47.44%) .NET
4 36 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (34.62%) C#
7 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 24 (30.77%) LINQ
9 23 (29.49%) Windows
9 23 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (28.21%) Waterfall
11 20 (25.64%) CSS3
11 20 (25.64%) HTML5
11 20 (25.64%) CSS
11 20 (25.64%) HTML
11 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
12 19 (24.36%) Web Services
12 19 (24.36%) jQuery
13 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 18 (23.08%) MVC
14 17 (21.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (21.79%) LINQ to SQL
14 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) LAN
1 3 (3.85%) WAN
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
1 3 (3.85%) iSCSI
1 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) NFC
2 2 (2.56%) SMPP
2 2 (2.56%) SMS
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (17.95%) Relational Database
7 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
9 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database
10 7 (8.97%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (2.56%) MySQL
12 1 (1.28%) OLAP
12 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.28%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) NUnit
1 6 (7.69%) MSTest
2 4 (5.13%) MSBuild
2 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) Analyst
3 25 (32.05%) C# Developer
4 22 (28.21%) .NET Developer
5 21 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 19 (24.36%) Business Analyst
8 11 (14.10%) DBA
8 11 (14.10%) SQL DBA
9 9 (11.54%) Support Analyst
10 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
10 8 (10.26%) Production Support Analyst
11 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
12 6 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (6.41%) SQL Server DBA
13 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 4 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
14 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (47.44%) .NET
2 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 24 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 24 (30.77%) LINQ
3 20 (25.64%) HTML5
3 20 (25.64%) CSS3
3 20 (25.64%) HTML
3 20 (25.64%) CSS
4 19 (24.36%) Web Services
4 19 (24.36%) jQuery
5 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (21.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 17 (21.79%) LINQ to SQL
6 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 13 (16.67%) Ajax
8 11 (14.10%) WCF
9 4 (5.13%) WPF
9 4 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Data Extraction
3 5 (6.41%) Replication
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Derivative
5 2 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (1.28%) HPUX
7 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (28.21%) Waterfall
4 18 (23.08%) MVC
5 16 (20.51%) ETL
6 15 (19.23%) SEO
6 15 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
8 12 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (12.82%) Dimensional Modelling
9 10 (12.82%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (11.54%) Change Control
10 9 (11.54%) Incident Management
10 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.26%) Time Management
11 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (8.97%) High Availability
13 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (83.33%) SQL
2 27 (34.62%) C#
3 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.38%) Java
5 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.13%) XAML
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.56%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) HP
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
5 3 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Lotus
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec
6 1 (1.28%) Polycom
6 1 (1.28%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.28%) IPFX
Essex
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