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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 64 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 7 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.55% 1.12% 10.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.99% 4.35% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 56
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
278 161 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 39.43% 25.84% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 213 145 164
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 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 23 October 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 +6 22 £32,500 +16.07% 5
Poole - 2 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) .NET
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
5 22 (50.00%) SQL
6 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
8 14 (31.82%) XML
9 13 (29.55%) HTML
9 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
9 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 11 (25.00%) WCF
12 10 (22.73%) Finance
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
12 10 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (20.45%) SOAP
13 9 (20.45%) Windows
13 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.45%) WSDL
13 9 (20.45%) Degree
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (20.45%) WinForms
14 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (15.91%) XSLT

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (15.91%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) FTP
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.55%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Server Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Junior
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Software Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.82%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
4 13 (29.55%) HTML
5 12 (27.27%) jQuery
6 11 (25.00%) WCF
7 9 (20.45%) SOAP
7 9 (20.45%) WSDL
7 9 (20.45%) WinForms
8 7 (15.91%) XSLT
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (11.36%) Silverlight
10 5 (11.36%) Ajax
10 5 (11.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) MVC
1 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (13.64%) ETL
3 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.64%) Scrum
3 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
4 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) CRM
6 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) MVVM
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) C#
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) VB
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) C++
5 5 (11.36%) VC++
5 5 (11.36%) VB6
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.36%) MCTS
2 5 (11.36%) MCPD
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.55%) UAG
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
1 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
1 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
1 2 (4.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
2 5 (11.36%) TARGIT
3 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Telerik
5 1 (2.27%) Sage
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