The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Helens 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Merseyside / St Helens
Rank 14 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 4.35% - 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £27,500
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 St Helens with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
St Helens
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Helens 52.17% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Helens 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 St Helens

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in St Helens

SQL Server 2008
Top 14 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Helens region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL