The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 90 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% 4.68% 7.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 14.73% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 43 47
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
289 292 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 35.07% 31.81% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 260 274 239
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL CLR
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) Online Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) Data Transformation
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) Database Theory
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) MDX
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
6 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) SQL CLR
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Lead Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) MDX
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) COM+
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Transformation
1 5 (62.50%) Database Theory
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Online Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) VMware