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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.00% 9.38% 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.62% 35.29% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.19%
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
26 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 34.67% 26.56% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 28
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 1 October 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
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
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%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) NAS
2 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) Internet

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 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
1 10 (83.33%) Internet
1 10 (83.33%) NAS
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
1 12 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 12 (100.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 12 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 10 (83.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 10 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft