The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.36% 0.67% 5.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 2.17% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
76 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 35.85% 30.67% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 14
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,250 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (76.92%) ETL
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (61.54%) CRM
4 8 (61.54%) Informatica
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (15.38%) Nagios
7 2 (15.38%) BGP
7 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Debian
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Cognos
7 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) IBM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) BGP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Developer
3 8 (61.54%) ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Debian
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ETL
2 8 (61.54%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Opsview
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (15.38%) Veeam
2 2 (15.38%) VMware