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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.88% 4.27% 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 12.50% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 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 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.98% 34.15% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 30 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 Reporting Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (41.67%) OLAP
6 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) 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%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) Moq
9 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) WCF
9 2 (16.67%) MSTest
9 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (16.67%) Clustering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) OLAP
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Moq
1 2 (16.67%) MSTest
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) WF
4 1 (8.33%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco