The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.69% 3.97% 4.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 13.89% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 61 72 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 34.46% 28.57% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 36
Median salary £40,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPLS
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Croydon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago