The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 50 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 2.17% 6.78% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.19% 16.78% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 6
Median salary - £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -39.28%  
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 Farnborough with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 135 143 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 41.80% 40.40% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 115 122 67
Median salary £43,250 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) EAI
4 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 6 (50.00%) B2B
4 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) XSL
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (16.67%) MS Project
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) SAP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Junior DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) XSL
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) COM
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) B2B
1 6 (50.00%) EAI
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy