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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 71 50 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 21 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.17% 3.15% 10.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.93% 9.77% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 62
Average salary £36,875 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.46% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £37,500 £45,000
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
304 215 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 44.06% 32.28% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 255 184 208
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -4 13 £37,500 +15.38% 4
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (72.97%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) .NET
3 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET
4 19 (51.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (48.65%) MVC
6 17 (45.95%) WCF
7 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (40.54%) XML
9 14 (37.84%) HTML
9 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
10 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (35.14%) SQL
10 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
10 13 (35.14%) jQuery
11 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
12 10 (27.03%) SOAP
12 10 (27.03%) WSDL
12 10 (27.03%) WinForms
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (24.32%) Windows
14 8 (21.62%) XSLT
14 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
14 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
15 7 (18.92%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (18.92%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) FTP
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (51.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.41%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Server Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET
3 17 (45.95%) WCF
4 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework
5 15 (40.54%) XML
6 14 (37.84%) HTML
7 13 (35.14%) jQuery
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (27.03%) SOAP
8 10 (27.03%) WSDL
8 10 (27.03%) WinForms
9 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (21.62%) XSLT
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (16.22%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (16.22%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (13.51%) Silverlight
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) ETL
5 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
6 5 (13.51%) CRM
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Analytics
9 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
1 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
1 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
1 2 (5.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) TARGIT
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
4 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, health insurance, flexi time
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago