The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 78 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 131 92 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.48% 2.23% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.51% 7.81% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 128 82 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1247 1178 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.16% 28.50% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1041 1049
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Winchester +11 35 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Southampton -2 21 £40,000 - 3
Portsmouth +10 14 £47,500 +26.66%
Fareham +15 12 £39,250 +112.16% 1
Basingstoke +11 9 £42,500 +1.79%
Farnborough -5 7 £70,000 +40.00%
Petersfield - 7 £32,500 -
Gosport - 4 £40,625 - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 222 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 123 (55.41%) C#
3 119 (53.60%) .NET
4 112 (50.45%) ASP.NET
5 99 (44.59%) SQL
6 89 (40.09%) Windows
7 86 (38.74%) Microsoft
8 80 (36.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 77 (34.68%) HTML
10 74 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 72 (32.43%) CSS
12 62 (27.93%) XML
13 61 (27.48%) MVC
14 58 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 56 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 56 (25.23%) MS Excel
16 54 (24.32%) Finance
16 54 (24.32%) jQuery
17 49 (22.07%) T-SQL
18 48 (21.62%) Visual Studio
19 45 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
20 43 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
20 43 (19.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 41 (18.47%) Degree
22 38 (17.12%) VB.NET
22 38 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
23 37 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
24 36 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 35 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (14.86%) HTML5

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (7.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.21%) IIS
3 12 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.25%) CMS
4 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.90%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) DNN
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 56 (25.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (8.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.35%) SalesLogix
3 3 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.35%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) Internet
2 10 (4.50%) Firewall
3 9 (4.05%) LAN
3 9 (4.05%) WAN
3 9 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.15%) SAN
5 6 (2.70%) DNS
5 6 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.80%) NAS
7 3 (1.35%) Network Security
7 3 (1.35%) PBX
7 3 (1.35%) VoIP
8 1 (0.45%) DHCP
8 1 (0.45%) HTTP
8 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (36.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 56 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (19.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 36 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (8.11%) Data Mart
9 18 (8.11%) Star Schema
9 18 (8.11%) Cognos Report Studio
9 18 (8.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 18 (8.11%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 15 (6.76%) Relational Database
11 12 (5.41%) RDBMS
12 10 (4.50%) DTS
13 8 (3.60%) Cognos Transformer
14 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
14 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 45 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.25%) Maven
5 5 (2.25%) Selenium
5 5 (2.25%) NuGet
5 5 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.25%) Ant
6 4 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.80%) MSTest
6 4 (1.80%) NUnit
6 4 (1.80%) Subversion
7 3 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.35%) NSubstitute
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.90%) ERwin
8 2 (0.90%) MSI
General
1 54 (24.32%) Finance
2 17 (7.66%) Automotive
3 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.25%) Retail
4 2 (0.90%) Military
4 2 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (60.36%) Developer
2 44 (19.82%) .NET Developer
3 36 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 32 (14.41%) DBA
4 32 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (12.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (12.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (11.71%) SQL DBA
6 26 (11.71%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 22 (9.91%) Administrator
9 21 (9.46%) Web Developer
10 20 (9.01%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (8.56%) Team Leader
12 18 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
12 18 (8.11%) Cognos Developer
12 18 (8.11%) Cognos BI Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (53.60%) .NET
2 112 (50.45%) ASP.NET
3 77 (34.68%) HTML
4 72 (32.43%) CSS
5 62 (27.93%) XML
6 58 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (24.32%) jQuery
8 33 (14.86%) HTML5
9 28 (12.61%) CSS3
10 27 (12.16%) .NET Framework
10 27 (12.16%) Ajax
11 25 (11.26%) Web Services
12 20 (9.01%) XSLT
12 20 (9.01%) DHTML
13 17 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 15 (6.76%) JSON
14 15 (6.76%) RSS
14 15 (6.76%) XSL
15 14 (6.31%) LINQ
16 10 (4.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.36%) Clustering
2 17 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.76%) User Experience
4 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.60%) Replication
6 3 (1.35%) iPhone
6 3 (1.35%) iPad
6 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.90%) IVR
7 2 (0.90%) Open Source
7 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.45%) CMDB
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (40.09%) Windows
2 38 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.41%) Android
5 11 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.90%) Linux
8 1 (0.45%) UNIX
8 1 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.48%) MVC
2 43 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (11.26%) CRM
5 24 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 23 (10.36%) ETL
7 20 (9.01%) Data Modelling
7 20 (9.01%) OOD
7 20 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (8.56%) TDD
8 19 (8.56%) Software Engineering
9 18 (8.11%) OO
10 16 (7.21%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.21%) Time Management
10 16 (7.21%) Dimensional Modelling
11 15 (6.76%) Web Development
12 14 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.86%) Project Management
14 12 (5.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (55.41%) C#
2 99 (44.59%) SQL
3 74 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 49 (22.07%) T-SQL
5 38 (17.12%) VB.NET
6 26 (11.71%) VB
7 18 (8.11%) VB6
8 9 (4.05%) VBA
9 8 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.15%) Java
11 5 (2.25%) C
11 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.80%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 41 (18.47%) Degree
2 12 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 12 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.35%) MCAD
4 3 (1.35%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) MCTS
6 1 (0.45%) CCA
6 1 (0.45%) MCSD
6 1 (0.45%) MCPD
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) SLA
3 3 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.15%) VMware ESX
2 7 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.15%) vSphere
3 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) SCCM
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 86 (38.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.16%) Oracle
3 18 (8.11%) Cognos
3 18 (8.11%) IBM
4 15 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (5.41%) Apple
5 12 (5.41%) Sage
6 10 (4.50%) VMware
7 7 (3.15%) SonicWALL
8 5 (2.25%) Mitel
9 3 (1.35%) Sybase
9 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.35%) EMC
9 3 (1.35%) Ektron
10 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.90%) Adobe
10 2 (0.90%) Cisco
10 2 (0.90%) Avaya
11 1 (0.45%) Telerik
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix
Hampshire
Highams Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago