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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 74 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.16% 5.38% 6.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.44% 17.94% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 61 54
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £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
363 379 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.02% 30.01% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 312
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood -4 6 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Colchester -2 5 £35,000 +15.70%
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 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 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (84.51%) SQL
3 34 (47.89%) .NET
4 32 (45.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (36.62%) C#
6 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
6 24 (33.80%) E-Commerce
6 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (32.39%) Windows
7 23 (32.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (30.99%) CSS
8 22 (30.99%) HTML
9 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
9 21 (29.58%) .NET Framework
10 20 (28.17%) LINQ
10 20 (28.17%) HTML5
10 20 (28.17%) Waterfall
10 20 (28.17%) CSS3
11 19 (26.76%) jQuery
11 19 (26.76%) Web Services
11 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
12 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (23.94%) MVC
13 17 (23.94%) Entity Framework
13 17 (23.94%) LINQ to SQL
13 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
2 3 (4.23%) LAN
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
2 3 (4.23%) DHCP
2 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) SMS
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) SMPP
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (45.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (32.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
7 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
8 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
9 7 (9.86%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.41%) SQL CLR
10 1 (1.41%) OLAP
10 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.23%) MSTest
2 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) NUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 24 (33.80%) .NET Developer
3 23 (32.39%) Analyst
4 22 (30.99%) C# Developer
5 20 (28.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 15 (21.13%) Business Analyst
8 10 (14.08%) DBA
8 10 (14.08%) SQL DBA
9 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
9 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
9 7 (9.86%) Production Support Analyst
10 6 (8.45%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) .NET
2 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
3 22 (30.99%) CSS
3 22 (30.99%) HTML
4 21 (29.58%) .NET Framework
5 20 (28.17%) LINQ
5 20 (28.17%) HTML5
5 20 (28.17%) CSS3
6 19 (26.76%) jQuery
6 19 (26.76%) Web Services
7 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (23.94%) Entity Framework
7 17 (23.94%) LINQ to SQL
7 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (22.54%) Ajax
9 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (9.86%) WCF
11 2 (2.82%) XML
12 1 (1.41%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Data Extraction
2 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Derivative
4 2 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) HPUX
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) E-Commerce
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.17%) Waterfall
4 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (23.94%) MVC
6 15 (21.13%) SEO
6 15 (21.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (21.13%) Mobile Development
7 14 (19.72%) ETL
8 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
9 9 (12.68%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (11.27%) Time Management
10 8 (11.27%) Change Control
10 8 (11.27%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (9.86%) High Availability
11 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
11 7 (9.86%) Change Management
11 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (84.51%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) C#
3 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) Java
5 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.82%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) XAML
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.41%) MCITP
3 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) VMware
4 4 (5.63%) HP
4 4 (5.63%) Symantec
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.41%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.41%) Lotus
Brentwood, Essex
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