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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 39 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.88% 3.51% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.27% 9.15% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
346 317 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 34.43% 38.38% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 305 262 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (65.15%) SQL
3 37 (56.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (54.55%) C#
4 36 (54.55%) .NET
5 34 (51.52%) Performance Tuning
6 31 (46.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (31.82%) T-SQL
7 21 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (30.30%) ETL
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (30.30%) SQL CLR
8 20 (30.30%) Big Data
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (30.30%) Data Transformation
8 20 (30.30%) Database Theory
9 16 (24.24%) SaaS
10 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 15 (22.73%) Migration
10 15 (22.73%) QA
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (19.70%) Finance
12 13 (19.70%) VMware
12 13 (19.70%) Data Integration
12 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
12 13 (19.70%) Relational Database Theory
13 12 (18.18%) Data Migration
14 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 11 (16.67%) IIS
14 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 11 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) CMS
3 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.55%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) SaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (6.06%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (56.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (46.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (30.30%) SQL CLR
5 20 (30.30%) Big Data
5 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
8 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (10.61%) OLAP
9 4 (6.06%) MySQL
9 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) DBA
3 20 (30.30%) SQL DBA
4 13 (19.70%) SQL Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Administrator
6 10 (15.15%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
8 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Business Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
12 3 (4.55%) Consultant
12 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (4.55%) Programmer
12 3 (4.55%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 9 (13.64%) Web Services
4 8 (12.12%) WCF
5 7 (10.61%) jQuery
5 7 (10.61%) MDX
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.58%) XML
7 5 (7.58%) HTML
8 4 (6.06%) XSLT
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.55%) CSS
9 3 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.55%) RESTful
9 3 (4.55%) MSMQ
10 1 (1.52%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.52%) DHTML
10 1 (1.52%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.52%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (30.30%) Database Theory
2 20 (30.30%) Data Transformation
2 20 (30.30%) ETL
3 15 (22.73%) Migration
4 13 (19.70%) Relational Database Theory
5 12 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (15.15%) MVC
8 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) OOD
9 8 (12.12%) OO
10 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.09%) High Availability
11 6 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 36 (54.55%) C#
3 21 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) F#
7 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.52%) VB6
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCSA
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) MCITP
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MCSE
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.52%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) VMware
2 2 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) EMC
3 1 (1.52%) Endeca
3 1 (1.52%) Splunk