The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.59% 3.03% 7.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 12.37% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
66 97 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 19.58% 24.49% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newbury

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat