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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.35% 6.09% 7.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 11.58% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 34
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% +1.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
107 190 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 37.02% 52.63% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 95 183 145
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
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 28 August 2014. 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
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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 -4 1 £39,500 +21.53% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (37.50%) NAS
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (37.50%) SAN
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
7 8 (33.33%) LAN
7 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) DHCP
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) DNS
7 8 (33.33%) MCSA
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) NAS
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) LAN
2 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) XSLT
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) WF
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Photography
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) MCSA
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) NCDA
3 4 (16.67%) NCIE
3 4 (16.67%) CCA
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCDPM
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Veeam
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) AppSense
3 4 (16.67%) NetApp
3 4 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle