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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 63 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.28% 5.52% 8.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.42% 13.08% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 45
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,750 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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
337 260 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 44.23% 42.21% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 304 221 170
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -29 17 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Poole -19 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 23 January 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (78.00%) .NET
2 39 (78.00%) C#
3 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (64.00%) MVC
5 26 (52.00%) WCF
5 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (52.00%) T-SQL
5 26 (52.00%) jQuery
5 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (48.00%) SQL
7 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (42.00%) Visual Studio
8 21 (42.00%) HTML
9 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
11 17 (34.00%) CSS
11 17 (34.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (32.00%) SOA
12 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (30.00%) Windows
14 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
15 13 (26.00%) WinForms
16 12 (24.00%) XML
17 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (16.00%) IIS
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (10.00%) Node.js
3 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.00%) CMS
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
1 2 (4.00%) FTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.00%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) Log4Net
2 6 (12.00%) NUnit
2 6 (12.00%) Subversion
2 6 (12.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Server Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) WCF
3 26 (52.00%) jQuery
4 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
7 17 (34.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (26.00%) WinForms
9 12 (24.00%) XML
10 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (20.00%) XSLT
11 10 (20.00%) SOAP
11 10 (20.00%) WSDL
12 6 (12.00%) LINQ
12 6 (12.00%) NHibernate
12 6 (12.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Open Source
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) MVC
2 16 (32.00%) SOA
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) ETL
6 6 (12.00%) CRM
6 6 (12.00%) Active Record
6 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.00%) Time Management
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.00%) QMS
9 2 (4.00%) Data Transformation
9 2 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.00%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) T-SQL
3 24 (48.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.00%) Java
7 4 (8.00%) VBA
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MCP
2 6 (12.00%) MCSD
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.00%) UAG
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
1 3 (6.00%) SCOM
1 3 (6.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.00%) SCSM
3 1 (2.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) TARGIT
3 4 (8.00%) Telerik
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fizz Experience Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 24 days holiday, pension, health care ect
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago