Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 131 120
Rank change year-on-year -43 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 2.66% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 42
Cambridge median annual salary £27,750 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.29% -1.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £29,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £30,750 £47,500 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -16.67% +3.45%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 726 563 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.03% 25.66% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 549 491 602
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £29,038
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (40.00%) WorldPay
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Automotive

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (20.00%) ESRI