The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 74 66 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.83% 2.03% 5.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.41% 6.70% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 47
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
176 224 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 24.21% 30.27% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 111 208 261
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) WPF
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Cybercrime
8 4 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
8 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
8 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 4 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (28.57%) LTE
8 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) 3G
1 4 (28.57%) GPRS
1 4 (28.57%) GSM
1 4 (28.57%) LTE
1 4 (28.57%) PSTN
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) SS7
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) WPF
3 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.14%) SVG
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Cybercrime
1 4 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Dell
1 4 (28.57%) EMC
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) RedGate