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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 44 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +26 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.47% 1.08% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.94% 4.67% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 14
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,950 £58,500
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 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 123 150 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 38.80% 23.18% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 120 87 177
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £87,500 £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 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

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Guildford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Replication
2 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (81.25%) Network Load Balancing
4 12 (75.00%) ETL
5 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (68.75%) IIS
5 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (68.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (68.75%) High Availability
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) Database Security
6 10 (62.50%) Database Mirroring
6 10 (62.50%) SDLC
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (62.50%) Clustering
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (62.50%) ITIL
6 10 (62.50%) Windows
6 10 (62.50%) OLAP
6 10 (62.50%) OLTP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related 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 11 (68.75%) IIS
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) OLAP
3 10 (62.50%) OLTP
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) DBA
1 15 (93.75%) SQL DBA
2 12 (75.00%) Administrator
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Database Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) LINQ
1 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Replication
2 10 (62.50%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (81.25%) Network Load Balancing
3 12 (75.00%) ETL
4 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (68.75%) High Availability
4 11 (68.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (62.50%) Database Mirroring
5 10 (62.50%) Database Security
5 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Statistics
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Change Control
7 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
8 1 (6.25%) 3D Animation
8 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) People Management
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) VMware