The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.11% 9.91% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 30.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Wolverhampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 21.05% 32.43% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 27
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) MTS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) COM+
2 3 (50.00%) DCOM
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) MTS
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) COM+
1 3 (50.00%) DCOM
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) NCSA
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
1 3 (50.00%) VMware