The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 55 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.19% 4.90% 11.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 19.13% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 45
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 115 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.93% 25.61% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 109 167
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Woking region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Clustering
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Replication
3 9 (64.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 9 (64.29%) Database Tuning
3 9 (64.29%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (64.29%) Change Control
3 9 (64.29%) Database Security
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (28.57%) Lync
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 4 (28.57%) SCOM
6 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 4 (28.57%) Lync
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) DBA
1 9 (64.29%) Administrator
1 9 (64.29%) SQL DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
1 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Clustering
2 9 (64.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Load Balancing
1 9 (64.29%) Database Tuning
1 9 (64.29%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (64.29%) Change Control
1 9 (64.29%) Database Security
1 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
3 1 (7.14%) Android Development
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
1 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
1 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco