The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.49% 1.33% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 6.25% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 22.47% 21.33% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 17
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of job ads across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard