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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 38 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.83% 5.59% 7.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 14.17% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 23
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
117 127 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.79% 39.44% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 107 111 133
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,050 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 9 £38,000 +25.10%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (46.15%) .NET
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
8 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (30.77%) Clustering
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
9 3 (23.08%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (23.08%) Security Management
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DBA
1 6 (46.15%) SQL DBA
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Server Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) WF
5 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
7 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
3 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle