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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 85 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 111 96 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.10% 2.42% 3.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.44% 8.21% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 107 91 130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
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
1176 1169 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.80% 29.49% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 959 1237
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 £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Farnborough -2 28 £50,000 +7.52%
Southampton +4 17 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Fareham +23 5 £45,000 +16.88%
Winchester -7 4 £37,500 -
Basingstoke +1 3 £44,000 +10.00%
Eastleigh - 3 £40,000 -
Aldershot +2 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Portsmouth +2 2 £39,750 +11.97% 2
Havant +1 1 £34,073 -2.64%
Andover - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 250 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 134 (53.60%) .NET
3 130 (52.00%) C#
4 122 (48.80%) HTML
4 122 (48.80%) ASP.NET
5 117 (46.80%) JavaScript
6 103 (41.20%) CSS
7 102 (40.80%) Windows
8 98 (39.20%) SQL
9 95 (38.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 94 (37.60%) Microsoft
11 91 (36.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 77 (30.80%) MVC
13 65 (26.00%) jQuery
14 63 (25.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 60 (24.00%) Finance
16 56 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
17 55 (22.00%) SQL Server 2000
17 55 (22.00%) T-SQL
18 53 (21.20%) VB.NET
18 53 (21.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 53 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 52 (20.80%) HTML5
20 49 (19.60%) MS Excel
21 47 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 44 (17.60%) XML
23 43 (17.20%) Ajax
24 42 (16.80%) CSS3
25 40 (16.00%) .NET Framework
26 39 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.00%) IIS
4 12 (4.80%) CMS
5 11 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (3.60%) SAS
7 8 (3.20%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.40%) Apache
11 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 49 (19.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.00%) SPSS
2 5 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.00%) SAN
2 20 (8.00%) Internet
3 19 (7.60%) WAN
3 19 (7.60%) LAN
3 19 (7.60%) Fibre Channel
4 18 (7.20%) TCP/IP
5 17 (6.80%) IP Telephony
6 16 (6.40%) PBX
6 16 (6.40%) VoIP
7 12 (4.80%) DHCP
7 12 (4.80%) DNS
8 9 (3.60%) VLAN
8 9 (3.60%) VPN
9 4 (1.60%) Firewall
9 4 (1.60%) DMZ
10 2 (0.80%) NAS
11 1 (0.40%) SSL
11 1 (0.40%) FTP
11 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (38.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 91 (36.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 55 (22.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 53 (21.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (12.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (6.80%) RDBMS
9 17 (6.80%) Relational Database
9 17 (6.80%) Cognos Report Studio
10 13 (5.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 12 (4.80%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 12 (4.80%) Cognos Transformer
11 12 (4.80%) Star Schema
11 12 (4.80%) Data Mart
12 10 (4.00%) DTS
13 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
14 7 (2.80%) Big Data
15 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (25.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (13.20%) Visual Studio
3 32 (12.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (6.00%) HP UFT
5 10 (4.00%) NuGet
6 9 (3.60%) Selenium
7 7 (2.80%) Ant
7 7 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.80%) ERwin
7 7 (2.80%) Maven
8 3 (1.20%) NUnit
8 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.80%) MSTest
9 2 (0.80%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.80%) JIRA
10 1 (0.40%) Subversion
10 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 60 (24.00%) Finance
2 19 (7.60%) Retail
3 16 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.00%) Automotive
5 8 (3.20%) Legal
6 5 (2.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 134 (53.60%) Developer
2 46 (18.40%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 39 (15.60%) Web Developer
5 29 (11.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (10.80%) Senior Developer
7 26 (10.40%) DBA
8 24 (9.60%) Junior
9 21 (8.40%) Junior Developer
10 20 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (8.00%) SQL DBA
11 19 (7.60%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (7.60%) Administrator
11 19 (7.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (7.20%) Software Developer
13 17 (6.80%) SQL Server DBA
14 16 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (5.60%) Junior Applications Developer
15 14 (5.60%) Junior Web Applications Developer
15 14 (5.60%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (53.60%) .NET
2 122 (48.80%) ASP.NET
2 122 (48.80%) HTML
3 103 (41.20%) CSS
4 65 (26.00%) jQuery
5 53 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (20.80%) HTML5
7 44 (17.60%) XML
8 43 (17.20%) Ajax
9 42 (16.80%) CSS3
10 40 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 33 (13.20%) LINQ
12 28 (11.20%) Apache Flex
12 28 (11.20%) XSLT
13 24 (9.60%) Web Services
14 19 (7.60%) WCF
15 18 (7.20%) DHTML
16 15 (6.00%) WinForms
17 13 (5.20%) Entity Framework
18 11 (4.40%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.60%) Clustering
2 16 (6.40%) EMC VNX
3 14 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.60%) Replication
4 11 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.60%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.60%) iPhone
6 9 (3.60%) iPad
7 8 (3.20%) User Experience
8 7 (2.80%) IVR
9 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.40%) CMDB
12 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 102 (40.80%) Windows
2 47 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.20%) Android
5 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.40%) UNIX
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.80%) MVC
2 56 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (14.40%) ITIL
4 32 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.20%) E-Commerce
6 19 (7.60%) Data Modelling
7 18 (7.20%) Software Testing
8 17 (6.80%) Project Management
8 17 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.00%) ETL
9 15 (6.00%) OO
10 14 (5.60%) SOA
10 14 (5.60%) Scrum
11 12 (4.80%) Dimensional Modelling
11 12 (4.80%) Database Mirroring
12 11 (4.40%) Business Continuity
12 11 (4.40%) TDD
13 10 (4.00%) Content Management
13 10 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 130 (52.00%) C#
2 117 (46.80%) JavaScript
3 98 (39.20%) SQL
4 55 (22.00%) T-SQL
5 53 (21.20%) VB.NET
6 23 (9.20%) VB
7 20 (8.00%) VB6
8 10 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.60%) C
10 7 (2.80%) C++
11 3 (1.20%) Java
11 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) COBOL
12 1 (0.40%) Korn
12 1 (0.40%) X++
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (13.20%) Degree
2 29 (11.60%) CCNA
2 29 (11.60%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 15 (6.00%) ISTQB
5 11 (4.40%) MCAD
5 11 (4.40%) HND
6 9 (3.60%) MCSE
6 9 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.80%) MCITP
7 2 (0.80%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.80%) QA
2 15 (6.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.80%) SLA
3 2 (0.80%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (10.00%) vSphere
2 23 (9.20%) Active Directory
3 20 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 18 (7.20%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (1.60%) Firmware
5 4 (1.60%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) FortiGate
1 4 (1.60%) Check_MK
1 4 (1.60%) Icinga
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (37.60%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.00%) VMware
3 23 (9.20%) EMC
4 20 (8.00%) Oracle
5 17 (6.80%) Cognos
6 12 (4.80%) IBM
7 11 (4.40%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.80%) Cisco
9 5 (2.00%) CommVault
9 5 (2.00%) Sage
9 5 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.60%) Citrix
11 3 (1.20%) Apple
12 1 (0.40%) HP
12 1 (0.40%) Telerik
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Health & Dental Care
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £26,182 to £38,781 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £32,927 to £43,486 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago