The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 9 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.76% 3.85% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

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 Oldham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 26.47% 19.23% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,310 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oldham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oldham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) ERP
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) WLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) OWASP
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
1 1 (10.00%) MFGPRO
1 1 (10.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WLAN
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Telnet
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) APACS
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) OWASP
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Epicor
2 1 (10.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos
2 1 (10.00%) QAD
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco