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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.56% 4.64% 5.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.24% 16.41% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 36
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
184 195 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.71% 28.26% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 171 187 190
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (88.57%) SQL
3 28 (80.00%) .NET
4 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 25 (71.43%) Windows
5 24 (68.57%) VB.NET
6 23 (65.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
7 19 (54.29%) HTML
8 17 (48.57%) C#
9 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
10 10 (28.57%) CSS
11 9 (25.71%) IIS
11 9 (25.71%) VB
11 9 (25.71%) DHTML
11 9 (25.71%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (22.86%) LINQ
12 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
12 8 (22.86%) Ajax
12 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
12 8 (22.86%) jQuery
12 8 (22.86%) Java
12 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (20.00%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 9 (25.71%) IIS
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) VLAN
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) VB Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 9 (25.71%) DHTML
5 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (22.86%) LINQ
6 8 (22.86%) Ajax
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 6 (17.14%) LINQ to SQL
7 6 (17.14%) Flash
8 4 (11.43%) WinForms
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.71%) XSL
10 2 (5.71%) XSLT
11 1 (2.86%) Struts
11 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Physics
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Time Management
1 6 (17.14%) Scrum
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Network Design
2 2 (5.71%) Web Development
2 2 (5.71%) MVC
3 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
3 1 (2.86%) CRM
3 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) VB.NET
3 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) C#
5 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
6 9 (25.71%) VB
7 8 (22.86%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) VB6
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
1 6 (17.14%) vSphere
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
1 6 (17.14%) SCOM
1 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
1 6 (17.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Dell
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
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