The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.46% 1.85% 5.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.49% 4.35% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £35,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 92 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 37.70% 42.59% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 90 56
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
5 12 (60.00%) Web Services
5 12 (60.00%) XML
5 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
6 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (45.00%) HTML
8 9 (45.00%) Scrum
8 9 (45.00%) WCF
8 9 (45.00%) NHibernate
9 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (40.00%) jQuery
9 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (35.00%) LINQ
10 7 (35.00%) Ajax
10 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 7 (35.00%) CSS
10 7 (35.00%) OO
10 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
12 5 (25.00%) XHTML
12 5 (25.00%) OOD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) NHibernate
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) Ajax
6 7 (35.00%) LINQ
6 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) XHTML
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (25.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
3 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
3 2 (10.00%) VCP5
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.00%) Jedox
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle