The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 68 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 127 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.38% 11.96% 8.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.30% 29.00% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 120 71
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
315 438 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.54% 41.24% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 254 383 270
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +4 8 £40,500 +1.25%
Dartford - 3 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -4 2 £48,750 -
Folkestone - 2 £34,000 -
Stansted - 2 £55,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £35,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (55.96%) SQL
3 55 (50.46%) .NET
4 54 (49.54%) C#
5 53 (48.62%) Microsoft
6 47 (43.12%) ASP.NET
7 43 (39.45%) T-SQL
8 39 (35.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (30.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (29.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (27.52%) MVC
12 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
12 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (22.94%) HTML
14 20 (18.35%) Degree
15 19 (17.43%) Windows
15 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (16.51%) Scrum
16 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (15.60%) .NET Framework
17 17 (15.60%) WCF
17 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (15.60%) TDD
18 16 (14.68%) Web Development
19 14 (12.84%) Replication
19 14 (12.84%) IIS
20 13 (11.93%) CSS
20 13 (11.93%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (12.84%) IIS
2 5 (4.59%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (4.59%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) Kentico
4 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.92%) DNN
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.92%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.92%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) DHCP
2 1 (0.92%) VPN
2 1 (0.92%) DNS
2 1 (0.92%) SAN
2 1 (0.92%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (35.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (30.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (29.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (7.34%) OLAP
9 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
10 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.59%) OLTP
11 4 (3.67%) MySQL
12 3 (2.75%) SQL CLR
12 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Selenium
2 3 (2.75%) TestComplete
2 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.92%) JSUnit
3 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.92%) Grunt
3 1 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 9 (8.26%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Advertising
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (59.63%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) C# Developer
3 29 (26.61%) DBA
3 29 (26.61%) .NET Developer
4 26 (23.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (21.10%) SQL DBA
7 22 (20.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (18.35%) SQL Server DBA
9 17 (15.60%) Software Developer
10 15 (13.76%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
12 11 (10.09%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (10.09%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (9.17%) SQL Developer
14 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Developer
15 7 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (6.42%) Senior DBA
15 7 (6.42%) Analyst
16 6 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 47 (43.12%) ASP.NET
3 25 (22.94%) HTML
4 17 (15.60%) .NET Framework
4 17 (15.60%) WCF
4 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (11.93%) CSS
5 13 (11.93%) Silverlight
6 12 (11.01%) MSMQ
7 11 (10.09%) WPF
7 11 (10.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (7.34%) XML
8 8 (7.34%) jQuery
9 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 6 (5.50%) Ajax
11 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.67%) Web Services
13 3 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (2.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Replication
2 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.50%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.50%) Physics
3 6 (5.50%) Chemistry
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.92%) Blog
6 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.52%) MVC
3 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.51%) Scrum
5 17 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (15.60%) TDD
6 16 (14.68%) Web Development
7 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.42%) Migration
8 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.59%) Software Architecture
9 5 (4.59%) Database Security
9 5 (4.59%) ETL
9 5 (4.59%) CRM
9 5 (4.59%) Project Management
10 4 (3.67%) MVVM
10 4 (3.67%) High Availability
10 4 (3.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (55.96%) SQL
2 54 (49.54%) C#
3 43 (39.45%) T-SQL
4 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.50%) VB
7 5 (4.59%) Java
8 2 (1.83%) VB6
8 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.92%) VBA
9 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.67%) MCSE
3 4 (3.67%) CCNA
4 3 (2.75%) MCITP
4 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.75%) ISEB
4 3 (2.75%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (48.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.67%) Citrix
4 4 (3.67%) SunGard
4 4 (3.67%) Cisco
5 3 (2.75%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.83%) Alterian
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) Software AG
6 2 (1.83%) webMethods
6 2 (1.83%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.92%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.92%) Dell
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe
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Gravesham Borough Council
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