The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.77% 0.93% 10.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.15% 6.67% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 20
Average salary £49,500 £50,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Uxbridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 30 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 30.13% 14.02% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 74
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,900 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,500 £66,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (50.00%) .NET
6 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (38.46%) HTML
9 9 (34.62%) VB
9 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (34.62%) VBA
9 9 (34.62%) HTML5
9 9 (34.62%) REST
10 8 (30.77%) iPad
10 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (30.77%) MCTS
10 8 (30.77%) Data Management
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (30.77%) VMware
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (30.77%) SAN
10 8 (30.77%) MS Office
10 8 (30.77%) MCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) MPLS
2 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server DBA
2 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Server Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) HTML5
4 9 (34.62%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) XSL
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) DHTML
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iPad
2 6 (23.08%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (19.23%) Database Security
5 5 (19.23%) High Availability
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) VB
2 9 (34.62%) VBA
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCSA
1 8 (30.77%) MCP
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (30.77%) MCTS
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) CCNP
2 5 (19.23%) CCNA
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) EPiServer