The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.45% 6.77% 7.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.21% 16.07% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 74
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 East Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
458 336 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.95% 42.11% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 396 301 390
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Brighton -49 21 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Eastbourne - 3 £40,000 -
Lewes - 3 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (70.31%) C#
3 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (65.63%) .NET
5 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
5 37 (57.81%) TDD
6 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 25 (39.06%) XML
8 23 (35.94%) Scrum
9 22 (34.38%) HTML
10 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
11 19 (29.69%) BDD
12 18 (28.13%) Web Services
13 15 (23.44%) MVC
14 13 (20.31%) Windows
14 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
15 12 (18.75%) SQL
16 10 (15.63%) Finance
16 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
18 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
19 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
19 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
19 7 (10.94%) VMware
19 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
20 6 (9.38%) Big Data

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (9.38%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
1 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (9.38%) Big Data
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (3.13%) Data Mart
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.13%) DTS
7 2 (3.13%) OLAP
8 1 (1.56%) MS Access
8 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (75.00%) Developer
2 33 (51.56%) C# Developer
3 27 (42.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (29.69%) Senior Developer
5 17 (26.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (26.56%) Agile C# Developer
6 16 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (23.44%) .NET Developer
8 13 (20.31%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Administrator
10 5 (7.81%) DBA
10 5 (7.81%) Support Technician
11 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
11 4 (6.25%) Senior Technician
11 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
11 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
12 3 (4.69%) Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) .NET
2 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 25 (39.06%) XML
4 22 (34.38%) HTML
5 18 (28.13%) Web Services
6 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (9.38%) WCF
8 5 (7.81%) COM+
9 4 (6.25%) CSS
10 3 (4.69%) SOAP
10 3 (4.69%) JSON
10 3 (4.69%) Ajax
10 3 (4.69%) REST
11 2 (3.13%) WPF
12 1 (1.56%) WSDL
12 1 (1.56%) Middleware
12 1 (1.56%) jQuery
12 1 (1.56%) HTML5
12 1 (1.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) TDD
3 23 (35.94%) Scrum
4 19 (29.69%) BDD
5 15 (23.44%) MVC
6 6 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 5 (7.81%) User Stories
7 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
9 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.69%) Change Control
10 2 (3.13%) MVVM
10 2 (3.13%) Build Automation
10 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.13%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) C#
2 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.75%) SQL
4 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.38%) VB
6 2 (3.13%) VB6
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) MCSA
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) NetCrunch
1 4 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 4 (6.25%) Splunk
4 4 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) Dell
6 1 (1.56%) NetApp
6 1 (1.56%) Veritas
6 1 (1.56%) McAfee
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