The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 8 32 7
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.57% 0.68% 14.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 2.50% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £48,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Walsall region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 62.86% 27.21% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 35
Median salary £37,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £82,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall 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 Walsall

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Walsall

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
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