The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.29% 6.46% 3.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.10% 14.81% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 39 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 270 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.61% 43.62% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 129 266 175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Ipswich -19 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (70.73%) SQL
3 23 (56.10%) C#
3 23 (56.10%) .NET
4 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (41.46%) MVC
8 16 (39.02%) Replication
9 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
11 13 (31.71%) Oracle
11 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
11 13 (31.71%) CSS
11 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
11 13 (31.71%) Clustering
12 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (29.27%) HTML
12 12 (29.27%) MySQL
12 12 (29.27%) RDBMS
12 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
12 12 (29.27%) Web Development
13 11 (26.83%) Marketing
13 11 (26.83%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 10 (24.39%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) Kentico
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
4 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (29.27%) MySQL
4 12 (29.27%) RDBMS
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.44%) OLAP
8 1 (2.44%) OLTP
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
2 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (14.63%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.44%) NCover
4 1 (2.44%) FxCop
General
1 11 (26.83%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) DBA
2 18 (43.90%) SQL DBA
3 17 (41.46%) SQL Server DBA
4 16 (39.02%) .NET Developer
5 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
7 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
7 10 (24.39%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (19.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (17.07%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (17.07%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
10 6 (14.63%) Administrator
10 6 (14.63%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (12.20%) Server Administrator
11 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 13 (31.71%) CSS
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
5 9 (21.95%) WCF
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.32%) WPF
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.88%) LINQ
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.88%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms
9 1 (2.44%) Ajax
9 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.44%) XSLT
9 1 (2.44%) Web Services
9 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.44%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Replication
2 13 (31.71%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (29.27%) Web Development
4 11 (26.83%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (24.39%) High Availability
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.44%) Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.44%) SOA
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.44%) UML
9 1 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.44%) OO
9 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) VMware