The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.25% 8.04% 4.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.58% 17.48% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 23
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £25,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £39,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
326 246 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.74% 45.98% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 290 211 131
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -33 30 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Poole -15 5 £49,000 +34.24% 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (70.97%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) C#
3 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 38 (61.29%) MVC
5 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
6 34 (54.84%) jQuery
7 33 (53.23%) SQL
8 32 (51.61%) T-SQL
9 31 (50.00%) WCF
10 27 (43.55%) Windows
11 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio
11 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (40.32%) CSS
13 23 (37.10%) SOA
14 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
14 22 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (33.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
16 19 (30.65%) HTML
17 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (20.97%) IIS
19 13 (20.97%) MCP
19 13 (20.97%) MCSD
19 13 (20.97%) NHibernate
19 13 (20.97%) JSON
19 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2005
19 13 (20.97%) NUnit

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (20.97%) IIS
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.06%) Node.js
3 5 (8.06%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.45%) CMS
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (9.68%) IDMS
6 6 (9.68%) DB2
6 6 (9.68%) Informix
7 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.23%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.97%) Log4Net
2 13 (20.97%) NUnit
2 13 (20.97%) Subversion
2 13 (20.97%) TeamCity
2 13 (20.97%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 25 (40.32%) C# Developer
3 17 (27.42%) .NET Developer
4 16 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (17.74%) Analyst
7 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
9 8 (12.90%) SQL Developer
10 7 (11.29%) DBA
11 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Systems Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (8.06%) Lead Software Engineer
13 4 (6.45%) Server Analyst
13 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analyst
13 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (70.97%) .NET
2 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
3 34 (54.84%) jQuery
4 31 (50.00%) WCF
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (40.32%) CSS
7 21 (33.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
8 19 (30.65%) HTML
9 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (20.97%) NHibernate
10 13 (20.97%) JSON
10 13 (20.97%) ELMAH
10 13 (20.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (20.97%) LINQ
11 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (17.74%) WinForms
13 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (11.29%) XML
14 7 (11.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Replication
2 6 (9.68%) Clustering
3 5 (8.06%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) Physics
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) MVC
2 23 (37.10%) SOA
3 13 (20.97%) Time Management
3 13 (20.97%) Active Record
4 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.74%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.68%) ETL
8 6 (9.68%) CRM
8 6 (9.68%) Wealth Management
8 6 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (9.68%) Database Tuning
8 6 (9.68%) QMS
9 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.84%) Scrum
11 2 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 32 (51.61%) T-SQL
4 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.29%) Java
6 6 (9.68%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.68%) Perl
6 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.06%) VBA
8 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.97%) MCP
2 13 (20.97%) MCSD
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) VCP4
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.23%) UAG
4 1 (1.61%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
1 3 (4.84%) SCOM
1 3 (4.84%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.23%) SCSM
3 1 (1.61%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Sybase
2 6 (9.68%) Telerik
3 5 (8.06%) TARGIT
4 3 (4.84%) Citrix
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.61%) HP
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago