The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.90% 12.11% 8.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.34% 44.33% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 97 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 19.16% 27.32% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55 80 68
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (35.00%) Replication
10 6 (30.00%) VMware
10 6 (30.00%) Change Management
10 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
10 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (30.00%) Firewall
10 6 (30.00%) HP
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) SAN
10 6 (30.00%) Project Management
10 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (30.00%) ETL
10 6 (30.00%) VoIP
10 6 (30.00%) DHCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
1 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
1 6 (30.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) Big Data
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (15.00%) QlikView
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (5.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DBA
2 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (10.00%) Junior DBA
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Cognos Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Junior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Replication
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
2 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (30.00%) VBScript
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix
1 6 (30.00%) HP
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) RedGate
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Cognos
4 1 (5.00%) IBM