The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 7 15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - 8.57% 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 23.08% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 West Bromwich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 44.00% 37.14% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £27,429 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft