The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.97% 1.69% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 5.71% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Median salary £37,500 £44,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.20% +19.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
76 70 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 29.92% 29.54% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 95
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull 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 Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Presales
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) QlikView
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) FMCG
6 1 (11.11%) Power BI
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft