The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 5.73% 3.77% 9.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.05% 9.43% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +82.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Staines region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
81 106 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 35.68% 40.00% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 72
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staines

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Staines

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Staines region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Staines

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) IIS
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (58.82%) MCITP
6 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
6 10 (58.82%) Clustering
6 10 (58.82%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (58.82%) SAN
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 10 (58.82%) MCSE
6 10 (58.82%) MCSA
6 10 (58.82%) vSphere
6 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (47.06%) Windows 2000
8 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) XML
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 15 (88.24%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Server Support
2 10 (58.82%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (58.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 9 (52.94%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Server Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Development DBA
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) WCF
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) RESTful
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) DHTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Stress Testing
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) MCSE
1 10 (58.82%) MCSA
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (58.82%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
1 10 (58.82%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco