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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.51% 4.02% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.77% 14.12% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 26
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% 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
386 340 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.33% 28.45% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 295 293 253
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 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 31 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
(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
Chelmsford +2 12 £47,500 +11.76%
Basildon 0 7 £43,750 +34.61%
Brentwood -16 2 £62,500 +13.63%
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 31 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (41.18%) Finance
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
7 16 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (29.41%) Windows
8 15 (29.41%) .NET
8 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (27.45%) C#
10 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) CSS
10 13 (25.49%) Replication
11 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.53%) DTS
11 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
12 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
13 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
13 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
13 10 (19.61%) Workflow
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (19.61%) Ajax
13 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (13.73%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (23.53%) DTS
7 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (7.84%) MySQL
9 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
1 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) DBA
1 18 (35.29%) SQL DBA
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server DBA
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) Support Team Leader
5 5 (9.80%) Business Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) Application Support Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
1 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 10 (19.61%) Ajax
5 8 (15.69%) MDX
6 5 (9.80%) WCF
7 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.92%) HTML5
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.92%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (3.92%) REST
8 2 (3.92%) CSS3
8 2 (3.92%) LINQ
8 2 (3.92%) SOAP
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Replication
2 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.76%) Clustering
4 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.92%) Derivative
5 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) Workflow
2 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) Wealth Management
3 9 (17.65%) SDLC
4 8 (15.69%) Database Mirroring
4 8 (15.69%) OOD
4 8 (15.69%) High Availability
4 8 (15.69%) Straight-Through Processing
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.84%) Server Patching
6 4 (7.84%) MVC
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.88%) OWASP
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
4 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCITP
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) CCEE
4 1 (1.96%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (7.84%) Symantec
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago