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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 19 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.50% 3.53% 5.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 9.09% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £37,001
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
44 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 35.77% 38.82% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 19
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,001
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (50.00%) IIS
5 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) MTS
7 7 (38.89%) COM+
7 7 (38.89%) DCOM
7 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) VB
8 6 (33.33%) Advertising
8 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
8 6 (33.33%) VB6
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 5 (27.78%) Replication
9 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (22.22%) VMware
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) MTS
2 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) Informix
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) SQL DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) COM+
1 7 (38.89%) DCOM
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VB
3 6 (33.33%) VB6
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec
3 2 (11.11%) McAfee
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago