The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 15 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.84% 7.27% 11.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 19.05% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +132.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Rochdale region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 24.59% 38.18% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 23
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +36.70%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Rochdale region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 12 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (66.67%) Neo4j
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (66.67%) Neo4j
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
1 12 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 10 (83.33%) Senior DBA
2 10 (83.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware