Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 71 102
Rank change year-on-year -20 +31 -48
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.72% 3.39% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 8.29% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 41 11
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,000 £48,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 332 531 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.95% 40.94% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 248 457 457
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,786 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,350 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +6.41%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 5 £35,000 -
Taunton -5 1 £27,500 -25.17%
Bath -10 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (71.43%) Power BI
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (42.86%) Data Science
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (14.29%) Wrike
7 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) Power BI
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Data Science
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Wrike