The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 69 62
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 0.18% 2.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.62% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Median salary - £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 132 161 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 38.37% 28.35% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 126 122 177
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) ETL
3 9 (81.82%) Replication
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (81.82%) IIS
3 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
3 9 (81.82%) High Availability
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (81.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) Database Mirroring
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) OLAP
4 8 (72.73%) OLTP
4 8 (72.73%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (54.55%) Clustering
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (72.73%) OLAP
3 8 (72.73%) OLTP
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) DBA
1 10 (90.91%) SQL DBA
2 8 (72.73%) Administrator
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (27.27%) Database Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Flash
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) LINQ
1 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Replication
2 6 (54.55%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ETL
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (72.73%) Database Mirroring
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Network Load Balancing
3 8 (72.73%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) Database Security
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) 3D Animation
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) VMware