The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.80% 9.52% 7.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.73% 16.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £25,000 £33,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 43.14% 57.14% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 20
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £41,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 5 (55.56%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (55.56%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 4 (44.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) OpenNMS
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Veeam
2 4 (44.44%) Acronis
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco