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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 81 98 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 128 94 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.41% 2.40% 3.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 8.43% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 126 84 127
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £47,500
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 1115 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.33% 28.52% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 979 1096
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 31 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 31 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
Winchester +7 29 £37,500 - 1
Southampton -10 21 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Portsmouth +7 20 £46,250 +96.80%
Fareham +18 12 £39,250 +112.16%
Basingstoke 0 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Petersfield - 8 £32,500 -
Farnborough -2 6 £70,000 +33.33%
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 31 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.

1 217 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (53.46%) C#
3 115 (53.00%) .NET
4 108 (49.77%) ASP.NET
5 95 (43.78%) SQL
6 90 (41.47%) Windows
7 82 (37.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 81 (37.33%) Microsoft
9 71 (32.72%) HTML
10 66 (30.41%) JavaScript
11 65 (29.95%) CSS
12 58 (26.73%) XML
13 56 (25.81%) MVC
14 55 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (23.96%) Finance
16 51 (23.50%) MS Excel
16 51 (23.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 49 (22.58%) T-SQL
18 48 (22.12%) Visual Studio
18 48 (22.12%) jQuery
19 43 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
20 42 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 41 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
23 39 (17.97%) Degree
24 38 (17.51%) VB.NET
24 38 (17.51%) Business Intelligence
25 33 (15.21%) Windows Server 2003
25 33 (15.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 30 (13.82%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 23 (10.60%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.29%) IIS
3 14 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.84%) CMS
5 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.84%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.92%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) DNN
Applications
1 51 (23.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (9.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (5.07%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (3.23%) SalesLogix
5 4 (1.84%) GoldMine
6 3 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.83%) Internet
2 15 (6.91%) Firewall
3 9 (4.15%) LAN
3 9 (4.15%) WAN
3 9 (4.15%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.69%) DNS
5 5 (2.30%) SAN
6 4 (1.84%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.84%) Network Security
6 4 (1.84%) NAS
7 2 (0.92%) SSL
8 1 (0.46%) VPN
8 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 82 (37.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 51 (23.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (15.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (13.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 25 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (10.14%) Star Schema
8 22 (10.14%) Data Mart
8 22 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (10.14%) Cognos Report Studio
8 22 (10.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 22 (10.14%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 12 (5.53%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.15%) DTS
10 9 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (2.76%) Cognos Transformer
12 5 (2.30%) Cognos Query Studio
12 5 (2.30%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 48 (22.12%) Visual Studio
2 43 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (5.07%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.30%) Ant
5 5 (2.30%) NuGet
5 5 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.30%) Maven
5 5 (2.30%) Selenium
6 4 (1.84%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.84%) MSTest
6 4 (1.84%) NUnit
6 4 (1.84%) Subversion
7 3 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.38%) NSubstitute
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.92%) MSI
9 1 (0.46%) ERwin
General
1 52 (23.96%) Finance
2 16 (7.37%) Automotive
3 3 (1.38%) Retail
4 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.92%) Military
5 1 (0.46%) Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (59.45%) Developer
2 44 (20.28%) .NET Developer
3 33 (15.21%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 28 (12.90%) DBA
6 27 (12.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (12.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (11.52%) SQL DBA
7 25 (11.52%) Senior Developer
8 22 (10.14%) Cognos Developer
8 22 (10.14%) Cognos BI Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Team Leader
10 20 (9.22%) Administrator
11 19 (8.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (7.83%) Web Developer
13 16 (7.37%) SQL Server DBA
14 14 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (5.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (53.00%) .NET
2 108 (49.77%) ASP.NET
3 71 (32.72%) HTML
4 65 (29.95%) CSS
5 58 (26.73%) XML
6 55 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (22.12%) jQuery
8 30 (13.82%) HTML5
9 25 (11.52%) CSS3
9 25 (11.52%) .NET Framework
10 24 (11.06%) Ajax
10 24 (11.06%) Web Services
11 19 (8.76%) DHTML
12 16 (7.37%) XSLT
12 16 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 14 (6.45%) JSON
13 14 (6.45%) RSS
13 14 (6.45%) XSL
14 12 (5.53%) LINQ
15 10 (4.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.68%) Clustering
2 16 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.91%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.45%) User Experience
5 9 (4.15%) Replication
6 8 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.84%) iPad
7 4 (1.84%) iPhone
7 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.92%) Open Source
10 1 (0.46%) CMDB
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 90 (41.47%) Windows
2 40 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (15.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.53%) Android
6 4 (1.84%) Linux
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.46%) CentOS
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) AIX
8 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.81%) MVC
2 41 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.51%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (13.82%) CRM
5 25 (11.52%) ETL
6 24 (11.06%) Unit Testing
7 23 (10.60%) Data Modelling
8 21 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (9.22%) OOD
9 20 (9.22%) Software Engineering
10 18 (8.29%) TDD
10 18 (8.29%) OO
11 17 (7.83%) Dimensional Modelling
12 16 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (6.91%) Web Development
13 15 (6.91%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.91%) Time Management
14 12 (5.53%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (53.46%) C#
2 95 (43.78%) SQL
3 66 (30.41%) JavaScript
4 49 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 38 (17.51%) VB.NET
6 24 (11.06%) VB
7 15 (6.91%) VB6
8 9 (4.15%) VBA
9 7 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.23%) Java
10 3 (1.38%) C++
10 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.92%) C
12 1 (0.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.46%) PHP
12 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 39 (17.97%) Degree
2 11 (5.07%) ISTQB
2 11 (5.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.46%) MCTS
4 1 (0.46%) MCITP
4 1 (0.46%) MCAD
4 1 (0.46%) MCSD
4 1 (0.46%) MCSE
4 1 (0.46%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.46%) CCNA
4 1 (0.46%) CCA
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.46%) MCPD
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.30%) vSphere
3 5 (2.30%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) SCCM
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.82%) Oracle
3 23 (10.60%) IBM
4 22 (10.14%) Cognos
5 17 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (5.99%) Sage
7 12 (5.53%) Apple
8 10 (4.61%) SonicWALL
8 10 (4.61%) VMware
9 8 (3.69%) Mitel
10 3 (1.38%) Sybase
10 3 (1.38%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.38%) Ektron
11 2 (0.92%) Adobe
11 2 (0.92%) Avaya
12 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.46%) Cisco
12 1 (0.46%) Telerik
12 1 (0.46%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.46%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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