The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 3.45% 4.17% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Home Counties