Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.20% 0.45% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 1.44% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Coventry median annual salary £39,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.09% +46.67% -
10th Percentile £37,550 £40,900 £33,025
90th Percentile £42,050 £63,500 £49,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 275 417 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.81% 31.07% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 227 318 270
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £29,500 £26,200
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £57,625
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware