The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 42 57
Rank change year-on-year -37 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.32% 4.71% 2.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 13.27% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 13
Median salary £51,250 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.74% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £28,900 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £43,000 £40,500
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 Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 214 226 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 33.75% 35.48% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 189 199 167
Median salary £39,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.26% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £48,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 2 £51,250 +57.69% 2
SQL Server 2008
South West

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

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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) UX Design
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (16.67%) CHAID
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Factor Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Linear Regression
3 1 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago