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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.23% 0.90% 3.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.42% 2.35% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,000 £34,325
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
67 85 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.77% 38.29% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 85 51
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £32,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) OLAP
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Release Management
8 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) MSTest
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
8 2 (16.67%) Moq
8 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Finance

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MediaWiki
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) VLAN
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) OLAP
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) MSTest
2 2 (16.67%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Consultant
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%) .NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) COM
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) AppFabric
5 1 (8.33%) CAML
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) WF
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) SEO
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco