The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 16.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Highlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 45.83% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%