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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 84 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 20 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.52% 5.13% 5.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.03% 17.18% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 48
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
398 425 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.17% 29.87% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 322 343 305
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -3 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Basildon +7 1 £50,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (81.25%) SQL
3 31 (48.44%) .NET
4 27 (42.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (40.63%) C#
6 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
7 24 (37.50%) CSS
7 24 (37.50%) HTML
8 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
9 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (32.81%) .NET Framework
10 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
12 18 (28.13%) Windows
12 18 (28.13%) Ajax
12 18 (28.13%) HTML5
12 18 (28.13%) CSS3
13 17 (26.56%) jQuery
13 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (26.56%) Finance
13 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
13 17 (26.56%) Web Services
14 16 (25.00%) LINQ
15 15 (23.44%) MVC
15 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (23.44%) Entity Framework
15 15 (23.44%) LINQ to SQL
15 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
15 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (10.94%) PerformancePoint
7 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.56%) MySQL
10 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
1 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) MSTest
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Developer
2 25 (39.06%) .NET Developer
3 18 (28.13%) C# Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Analyst
4 17 (26.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 13 (20.31%) Business Analyst
7 11 (17.19%) DBA
7 11 (17.19%) SQL DBA
8 6 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Production Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
3 24 (37.50%) CSS
3 24 (37.50%) HTML
4 21 (32.81%) .NET Framework
5 18 (28.13%) Ajax
5 18 (28.13%) HTML5
5 18 (28.13%) CSS3
6 17 (26.56%) jQuery
6 17 (26.56%) Web Services
7 16 (25.00%) LINQ
8 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (23.44%) Entity Framework
8 15 (23.44%) LINQ to SQL
8 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (7.81%) WCF
11 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Derivative
4 2 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Wiki
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.25%) Debian
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) MVC
3 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
4 13 (20.31%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (20.31%) SEO
4 13 (20.31%) Mobile Development
5 12 (18.75%) ETL
6 11 (17.19%) Data Analysis
7 8 (12.50%) Time Management
7 8 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.94%) High Availability
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.38%) Straight-Through Processing
9 6 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (81.25%) SQL
2 26 (40.63%) C#
3 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.56%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 7 (10.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) VMware
3 4 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago