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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.27% 4.25% 3.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 14.10% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 24
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
401 383 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.55% 30.16% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 310 323 244
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Chelmsford -1 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Basildon +1 6 £43,750 -
Brentwood -8 6 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Southend-on-Sea -7 1 £47,500 +11.76%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (41.07%) .NET
4 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 21 (37.50%) C#
6 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (35.71%) HTML
7 20 (35.71%) CSS
8 19 (33.93%) Finance
9 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
10 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 15 (26.79%) Windows
12 13 (23.21%) Ajax
13 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
13 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
14 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (19.64%) Replication
14 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (17.86%) SDLC
15 10 (17.86%) jQuery
15 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
15 10 (17.86%) QA
15 10 (17.86%) Wealth Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 4 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (44.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (14.29%) DTS
9 4 (7.14%) MySQL
10 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
1 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.57%) DBA
3 16 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Business Support Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.71%) CSS
3 20 (35.71%) HTML
4 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 13 (23.21%) Ajax
6 10 (17.86%) jQuery
7 9 (16.07%) HTML5
7 9 (16.07%) CSS3
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 8 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (10.71%) LINQ to SQL
9 6 (10.71%) MDX
9 6 (10.71%) WCF
9 6 (10.71%) LINQ
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Replication
2 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.93%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) Derivative
5 2 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Wiki
6 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Debian
5 4 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.86%) Workflow
2 10 (17.86%) Wealth Management
2 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
2 10 (17.86%) SDLC
3 8 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
3 8 (14.29%) Straight-Through Processing
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) MVC
3 8 (14.29%) OOD
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) High Availability
5 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.71%) SEO
5 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
5 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCITP
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) CCEE
4 1 (1.79%) CCIA
4 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Symantec
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
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