The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.88% 5.92% 2.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.43% 18.87% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £30,750 £48,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.59% +73.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.68% 31.36% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 34
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) CAML
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle