The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 11 11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 6.06% 3.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 43.75% 9.09% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £72,500 £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Thames Valley