The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank - 6 15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale - 22.22% 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 58.82% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Median salary - £54,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.39%  
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 Rochdale with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4 17 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 10.00% 37.78% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Median salary £27,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.04% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale 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 Rochdale

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Rochdale

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

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 Rochdale region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) NAS
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon S3
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (54.55%) Internet
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (54.55%) SCOM
3 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon S3
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) NAS
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) Senior DBA
1 6 (54.55%) Senior SQL DBA
1 6 (54.55%) SQL DBA
2 5 (45.45%) CRM Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Manager
3 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
2 5 (45.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCOM
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (45.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EqualLogic
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft