The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.96% 0.90% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.39% 10.00% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £29,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.77% 9.01% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 24
Average salary £31,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,081 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 £29,500 - 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VBScript
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) DDNS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DDNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
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