The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.55% 2.48% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 9.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 41.51% 25.74% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 36
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (50.00%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (50.00%) Database Security
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Replication
3 5 (50.00%) Clustering
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Database Security
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft