The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.46% 5.10% 4.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 14.04% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 15.07% 36.31% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 44
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -12.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (41.67%) OLAP
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
7 4 (33.33%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) WCF
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) Moq
9 2 (16.67%) Release Management
9 2 (16.67%) MSTest
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) VLAN
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (41.67%) OLAP
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) MSTest
1 2 (16.67%) Moq
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) WF
4 1 (8.33%) AppFabric
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco