The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 8.26% - 12.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.26% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 6
Average salary £46,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Wimbledon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 25.62% 22.58% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 15
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wimbledon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (90.00%) DFS Replication
3 8 (80.00%) XenApp
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) CommVault
3 8 (80.00%) AppSense
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) NCrunch
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) DFS Replication
2 8 (80.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) AppSense
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) CommVault
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Dell