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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 102 78 44
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 94 102 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.43% 3.06% 5.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.32% 10.52% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 214
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £23,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1285 970 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.26% 29.13% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 877 1242
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
Portsmouth -22 22 £42,500 +63.46% 7
Southampton +2 18 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Basingstoke +2 15 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Fareham -1 6 £28,750 +27.77%
Winchester -2 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Farnborough -6 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Andover - 2 - -
Havant -7 1 £32,500 -20.73%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 113 (58.25%) .NET
3 111 (57.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 110 (56.70%) SQL
5 101 (52.06%) ASP.NET
6 96 (49.48%) C#
7 86 (44.33%) Windows
8 70 (36.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 64 (32.99%) T-SQL
10 63 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (28.87%) Microsoft
12 53 (27.32%) IIS
13 50 (25.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 50 (25.77%) MVC
14 49 (25.26%) Web Services
15 48 (24.74%) .NET Framework
15 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (24.74%) Oracle
15 48 (24.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 47 (24.23%) Windows Server 2008
16 47 (24.23%) HTML
17 46 (23.71%) JavaScript
18 43 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (22.16%) CSS
19 41 (21.13%) SOAP
19 41 (21.13%) ETL
20 38 (19.59%) XML
21 37 (19.07%) jQuery
22 36 (18.56%) IBM
23 35 (18.04%) Cognos

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 53 (27.32%) IIS
2 30 (15.46%) Tomcat
3 26 (13.40%) MS Exchange
4 23 (11.86%) SharePoint
4 23 (11.86%) K2 blackpearl
5 21 (10.82%) Apache
6 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.55%) CMS
9 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.03%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) DNN
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) Fireworks
2 14 (7.22%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.61%) MS Office
4 2 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (18.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 18 (9.28%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (7.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (5.67%) SalesLogix
5 4 (2.06%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.49%) TCP/IP
2 25 (12.89%) SSL
3 24 (12.37%) HTTP
4 14 (7.22%) Firewall
5 9 (4.64%) Internet
6 8 (4.12%) DNS
6 8 (4.12%) LAN
6 8 (4.12%) WAN
7 4 (2.06%) SAN
7 4 (2.06%) IP Telephony
7 4 (2.06%) Network Security
8 3 (1.55%) NAS
9 1 (0.52%) Extranet
9 1 (0.52%) RFID
9 1 (0.52%) Intranet
9 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (57.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 70 (36.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (25.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (18.04%) Data Mart
5 35 (18.04%) Star Schema
5 35 (18.04%) Cognos Report Studio
5 35 (18.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 35 (18.04%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 31 (15.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (8.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 17 (8.76%) Oracle ODI
7 17 (8.76%) Cognos Query Studio
7 17 (8.76%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.37%) Subversion
3 21 (10.82%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.22%) Dreamweaver
4 14 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.15%) NUnit
6 8 (4.12%) MSTest
7 7 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (3.61%) NSubstitute
8 2 (1.03%) MSI
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 10 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.12%) Back Office
4 5 (2.58%) Automotive
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 4 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 130 (67.01%) Developer
2 36 (18.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 35 (18.04%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.04%) Cognos Developer
3 35 (18.04%) Cognos BI Developer
4 23 (11.86%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.25%) Systems Manager
7 16 (8.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.22%) DBA
9 13 (6.70%) Business Manager
9 13 (6.70%) Business Systems Manager
10 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.19%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.67%) Web Developer
11 11 (5.67%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.67%) SQL DBA
12 9 (4.64%) SQL Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (58.25%) .NET
2 101 (52.06%) ASP.NET
3 49 (25.26%) Web Services
4 48 (24.74%) .NET Framework
4 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (24.23%) HTML
6 43 (22.16%) CSS
7 41 (21.13%) SOAP
8 38 (19.59%) XML
9 37 (19.07%) jQuery
10 34 (17.53%) WCF
11 27 (13.92%) REST
11 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (12.37%) Ajax
14 21 (10.82%) MSMQ
15 19 (9.79%) CSS3
15 19 (9.79%) HTML5
16 14 (7.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Clustering
1 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.09%) Replication
3 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.06%) User Experience
4 4 (2.06%) iPhone
4 4 (2.06%) iPad
5 2 (1.03%) Kindle
5 2 (1.03%) Open Source
5 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.03%) Statistics
6 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 86 (44.33%) Windows
2 48 (24.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (24.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (13.40%) Linux
5 23 (11.86%) CentOS
6 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.58%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) UNIX
8 1 (0.52%) AIX
8 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.77%) MVC
3 43 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (21.13%) ETL
5 35 (18.04%) Data Modelling
6 33 (17.01%) SOA
7 28 (14.43%) CRM
8 27 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
10 18 (9.28%) TDD
10 18 (9.28%) Release Management
10 18 (9.28%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.28%) Dimensional Modelling
11 15 (7.73%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.22%) Web Design
12 14 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.70%) BPR
13 13 (6.70%) ERP
13 13 (6.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 110 (56.70%) SQL
2 96 (49.48%) C#
3 64 (32.99%) T-SQL
4 46 (23.71%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.98%) Java
6 15 (7.73%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.15%) VB
8 6 (3.09%) VBA
9 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.52%) Korn
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) Perl
11 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (7.22%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) MCSA
5 1 (0.52%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.52%) CCNA
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) CCA
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.52%) MCTS
5 1 (0.52%) MCITP
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) MCPD
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) MCAD
5 1 (0.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.22%) WCAG
1 14 (7.22%) WAI
2 6 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.06%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (1.55%) vSphere
4 2 (1.03%) XenServer
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.74%) Oracle
3 36 (18.56%) IBM
4 35 (18.04%) Cognos
5 21 (10.82%) Telerik
6 16 (8.25%) Adobe
7 11 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (4.64%) SonicWALL
9 8 (4.12%) VMware
9 8 (4.12%) Mitel
10 7 (3.61%) Sage
11 5 (2.58%) Apple
12 3 (1.55%) Citrix
12 3 (1.55%) Sybase
12 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.55%) Ektron
13 2 (1.03%) Avaya
13 2 (1.03%) WatchGuard
14 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.52%) SAP
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, Medical Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago