The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 2.08% 2.44% 6.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 6.25% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 20.83% 39.02% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Sun