The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.49% 7.73% 8.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.39% 37.84% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 20
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
67 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.00% 20.44% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 72
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) .NET
4 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
8 16 (44.44%) C#
9 15 (41.67%) Windows
9 15 (41.67%) Replication
9 15 (41.67%) Clustering
10 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
10 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (33.33%) HTML5
12 12 (33.33%) CSS3
12 12 (33.33%) jQuery
12 12 (33.33%) HTML
12 12 (33.33%) CSS
13 11 (30.56%) ITIL
14 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
14 10 (27.78%) XML
14 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
15 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (25.00%) Web Services
15 9 (25.00%) Management Information System

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) VPN
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.33%) OLTP
9 1 (2.78%) DTS
9 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.78%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.78%) QlikView
9 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Developer
3 11 (30.56%) DBA
3 11 (30.56%) SQL DBA
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 12 (33.33%) HTML5
3 12 (33.33%) CSS3
3 12 (33.33%) jQuery
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (27.78%) XML
5 9 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) RESTful
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Replication
1 15 (41.67%) Clustering
2 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (22.22%) CMDB
4 2 (5.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (16.67%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) DSDM
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Server
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) 3PAR