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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 90 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 111 91 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.97% 2.54% 3.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.14% 9.05% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 84 124
Average salary £40,000 £41,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.32% +10.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £23,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £56,250 £47,850
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
1215 1005 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.52% 28.06% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 877 1071
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Portsmouth 0 21 £45,000 +91.48% 4
Winchester -1 21 £37,500 - 1
Southampton -15 18 £40,000 - 6
Basingstoke -7 9 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Fareham +6 8 £40,000 +116.21% 1
Petersfield - 7 £32,500 -
Farnborough +7 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Gosport - 3 £41,250 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 211 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 108 (51.18%) .NET
3 104 (49.29%) C#
4 101 (47.87%) SQL
4 101 (47.87%) ASP.NET
5 90 (42.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 88 (41.71%) Windows
7 76 (36.02%) Microsoft
8 64 (30.33%) HTML
9 56 (26.54%) JavaScript
10 55 (26.07%) CSS
11 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
12 51 (24.17%) XML
13 49 (23.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (22.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 48 (22.75%) MVC
15 47 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 45 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (21.33%) MS Excel
17 43 (20.38%) Visual Studio
17 43 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 40 (18.96%) Finance
19 39 (18.48%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 39 (18.48%) jQuery
20 38 (18.01%) VB.NET
20 38 (18.01%) Oracle
21 34 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (14.69%) CRM
23 30 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (12.80%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.43%) IIS
3 18 (8.53%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.90%) LiveCycle
6 4 (1.90%) CMS
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.42%) Apache
7 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.42%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.47%) DNN
Applications
1 45 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 19 (9.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (7.11%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (4.27%) SalesLogix
5 4 (1.90%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.58%) Firewall
1 16 (7.58%) Internet
2 11 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.27%) LAN
3 9 (4.27%) WAN
4 8 (3.79%) DNS
5 5 (2.37%) SSL
5 5 (2.37%) SAN
5 5 (2.37%) NAS
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.42%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) Extranet
8 1 (0.47%) Intranet
8 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (42.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 48 (22.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (12.32%) Cognos Report Studio
6 26 (12.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 26 (12.32%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 26 (12.32%) Star Schema
6 26 (12.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 26 (12.32%) Data Mart
7 20 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (4.74%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (4.27%) Cognos Query Studio
10 9 (4.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 9 (4.27%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (4.27%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (20.38%) Visual Studio
1 43 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (2.84%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.84%) Subversion
3 6 (2.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (1.90%) MSTest
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.90%) NUnit
5 3 (1.42%) Ant
5 3 (1.42%) Maven
5 3 (1.42%) Selenium
5 3 (1.42%) NSubstitute
5 3 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.42%) NuGet
5 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.95%) MSI
7 1 (0.47%) ERwin
7 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 40 (18.96%) Finance
2 12 (5.69%) Automotive
3 3 (1.42%) Back Office
4 2 (0.95%) Military
4 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 124 (58.77%) Developer
2 39 (18.48%) .NET Developer
3 31 (14.69%) C# Developer
4 29 (13.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 28 (13.27%) DBA
6 27 (12.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (12.32%) Cognos BI Developer
7 26 (12.32%) Cognos Developer
8 24 (11.37%) SQL DBA
8 24 (11.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (10.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (9.95%) Senior Developer
11 19 (9.00%) Administrator
12 17 (8.06%) Team Leader
13 15 (7.11%) SQL Server DBA
14 14 (6.64%) Web Developer
15 13 (6.16%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (5.69%) Senior C# Developer
17 11 (5.21%) Support Engineer
18 10 (4.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (51.18%) .NET
2 101 (47.87%) ASP.NET
3 64 (30.33%) HTML
4 55 (26.07%) CSS
5 51 (24.17%) XML
6 49 (23.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (18.48%) jQuery
8 23 (10.90%) Web Services
9 22 (10.43%) .NET Framework
10 21 (9.95%) HTML5
11 19 (9.00%) Ajax
12 18 (8.53%) CSS3
13 14 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (6.16%) DHTML
15 12 (5.69%) WCF
15 12 (5.69%) XSLT
16 10 (4.74%) JSON
16 10 (4.74%) XSL
16 10 (4.74%) RSS
17 8 (3.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) Clustering
2 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.74%) User Experience
5 9 (4.27%) Replication
6 7 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.90%) Open Source
7 4 (1.90%) iPad
7 4 (1.90%) iPhone
7 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.95%) Kindle
8 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) CMDB
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 88 (41.71%) Windows
2 39 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.21%) Android
6 6 (2.84%) Linux
7 3 (1.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.47%) AIX
9 1 (0.47%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.75%) MVC
2 45 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (18.48%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (14.69%) CRM
5 29 (13.74%) ETL
6 27 (12.80%) Data Modelling
7 23 (10.90%) Unit Testing
8 21 (9.95%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (9.48%) OOD
10 19 (9.00%) TDD
11 18 (8.53%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.06%) OO
12 17 (8.06%) Dimensional Modelling
13 16 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (7.11%) Release Management
15 12 (5.69%) Web Development
15 12 (5.69%) Scrum
15 12 (5.69%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.21%) Domain-Driven Design
16 11 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (49.29%) C#
2 101 (47.87%) SQL
3 56 (26.54%) JavaScript
4 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
5 38 (18.01%) VB.NET
6 20 (9.48%) VB
7 11 (5.21%) Java
7 11 (5.21%) VBA
7 11 (5.21%) VB6
8 7 (3.32%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.95%) C++
11 1 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) Korn
11 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Degree
2 13 (6.16%) VCP4
3 6 (2.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (2.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) MCAD
5 1 (0.47%) MCSD
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.47%) CCNA
5 1 (0.47%) CCA
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.47%) MCITP
5 1 (0.47%) MCPD
5 1 (0.47%) MCTS
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) WCAG
4 1 (0.47%) WAI
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.37%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.37%) vSphere
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (36.02%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.01%) Oracle
3 27 (12.80%) IBM
4 26 (12.32%) Cognos
5 16 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (5.69%) Sage
7 11 (5.21%) Apple
7 11 (5.21%) VMware
8 10 (4.74%) SonicWALL
9 8 (3.79%) Mitel
10 5 (2.37%) Adobe
11 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.42%) Sybase
11 3 (1.42%) Telerik
11 3 (1.42%) Ektron
12 2 (0.95%) WatchGuard
12 2 (0.95%) Avaya
13 1 (0.47%) SAP
13 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.47%) Citrix
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + flexitime, healthcare, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago