The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 37 35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk - 1.64% 5.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.59% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 24
Average salary - £35,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Norfolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
99 109 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 47.83% 35.86% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 200
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £48,250 £47,900
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 Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Security Management
6 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) VBScript
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
2 6 (66.67%) SQL DBA
3 5 (55.56%) Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (33.33%) Server Administrator
5 2 (22.22%) Developer
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Security Management
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft