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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 11 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 5.13% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
13 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 44.83% 10.26% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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