The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 108 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 4.60% 3.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 11.60% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 32
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
493 431 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.25% 39.65% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 272 279 279
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) C#
7 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 10 (29.41%) Citrix
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 10 (29.41%) Clustering
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (23.53%) VBScript
10 8 (23.53%) MCSE
11 7 (20.59%) .NET
11 7 (20.59%) Degree
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
13 5 (14.71%) HTML
13 5 (14.71%) SAP
13 5 (14.71%) MVC
13 5 (14.71%) Electronics
13 5 (14.71%) Telecoms

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (5.88%) IBM Domino
1 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DHCP
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (11.76%) SQLite
8 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 2 (5.88%) QlikView
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Electronics
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Back Office
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) DBA
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) SQL DBA
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
6 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (5.88%) WSH
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.71%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) ETL
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Development
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 11 (32.35%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) VBScript
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
7 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) MCP
4 3 (8.82%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.82%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) Compaq
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Iron Speed
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.88%) Cognos
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
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