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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 107 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 89 99 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.32% 3.02% 3.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 10.20% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 97 160
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 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £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
1246 971 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.52% 29.66% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 871 1217
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -10 26 £42,500 +80.85% 3
Southampton -4 17 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Basingstoke -3 16 £43,125 -4.16% 2
Farnborough +6 4 £30,000 -38.46% 2
Fareham -12 2 £27,000 +42.10%
Winchester -21 2 £28,750 -23.33% 2
Petersfield - 2 £32,500 - 1
Gosport - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 186 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (52.69%) SQL
3 95 (51.08%) .NET
4 92 (49.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 88 (47.31%) C#
6 87 (46.77%) ASP.NET
7 73 (39.25%) Windows
8 58 (31.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (30.11%) Microsoft
10 54 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (28.49%) T-SQL
12 47 (25.27%) MVC
12 47 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (24.73%) Oracle
14 44 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (23.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 41 (22.04%) HTML
16 38 (20.43%) JavaScript
17 37 (19.89%) CSS
17 37 (19.89%) ETL
18 36 (19.35%) XML
18 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (18.82%) IBM
20 34 (18.28%) Star Schema
20 34 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
20 34 (18.28%) Cognos
20 34 (18.28%) Data Modelling
20 34 (18.28%) Data Mart
20 34 (18.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
20 34 (18.28%) Cognos Report Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (17.74%) IIS
2 26 (13.98%) MS Exchange
3 18 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 17 (9.14%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.91%) K2 blackpearl
6 9 (4.84%) Apache
7 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.15%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.61%) CMS
10 1 (0.54%) DNN
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.38%) MS Office
3 6 (3.23%) Fireworks
3 6 (3.23%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (18.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (10.75%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (4.84%) SalesLogix
5 4 (2.15%) GoldMine
6 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 16 (8.60%) Firewall
3 13 (6.99%) Internet
3 13 (6.99%) SSL
4 12 (6.45%) HTTP
5 9 (4.84%) LAN
5 9 (4.84%) WAN
6 8 (4.30%) DNS
7 4 (2.15%) IP Telephony
7 4 (2.15%) Network Security
8 3 (1.61%) NAS
8 3 (1.61%) SAN
9 1 (0.54%) Intranet
9 1 (0.54%) VPN
9 1 (0.54%) Extranet
9 1 (0.54%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (49.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 58 (31.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (23.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (18.28%) Cognos Report Studio
5 34 (18.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 34 (18.28%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 34 (18.28%) Data Mart
5 34 (18.28%) Star Schema
6 28 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (7.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (7.53%) Cognos Query Studio
8 14 (7.53%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 14 (7.53%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (4.84%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (15.05%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.45%) Subversion
5 10 (5.38%) NUnit
6 8 (4.30%) MSTest
7 7 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (3.76%) NSubstitute
8 6 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.08%) MSI
11 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (13.98%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Automotive
3 7 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.61%) Back Office
4 3 (1.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.08%) Military
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (63.98%) Developer
2 37 (19.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 34 (18.28%) Cognos Developer
3 34 (18.28%) .NET Developer
3 34 (18.28%) Cognos BI Developer
4 28 (15.05%) C# Developer
5 27 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (11.29%) DBA
6 21 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (8.60%) SQL DBA
9 14 (7.53%) Administrator
10 11 (5.91%) Systems Manager
11 10 (5.38%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.38%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.84%) Business Systems Manager
12 9 (4.84%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (51.08%) .NET
2 87 (46.77%) ASP.NET
3 47 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (22.04%) HTML
5 37 (19.89%) CSS
6 36 (19.35%) XML
7 32 (17.20%) Web Services
8 31 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 29 (15.59%) jQuery
10 22 (11.83%) WCF
11 21 (11.29%) SOAP
12 17 (9.14%) Ajax
13 15 (8.06%) HTML5
13 15 (8.06%) REST
13 15 (8.06%) CSS3
14 14 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (5.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Clustering
1 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.30%) User Experience
2 8 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.23%) Replication
4 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.15%) iPhone
5 4 (2.15%) Open Source
5 4 (2.15%) iPad
5 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.08%) Statistics
6 2 (1.08%) Kindle
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.25%) Windows
2 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (7.53%) Linux
6 11 (5.91%) CentOS
7 9 (4.84%) Android
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.27%) MVC
3 44 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (19.89%) ETL
5 34 (18.28%) Data Modelling
6 28 (15.05%) CRM
7 24 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 23 (12.37%) TDD
9 22 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (10.75%) Dimensional Modelling
10 20 (10.75%) Release Management
10 20 (10.75%) SOA
11 17 (9.14%) Software Engineering
12 16 (8.60%) E-Commerce
13 14 (7.53%) Scrum
14 13 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (6.99%) OOD
14 13 (6.99%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.45%) OO
16 11 (5.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 98 (52.69%) SQL
2 88 (47.31%) C#
3 53 (28.49%) T-SQL
4 38 (20.43%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.29%) Java
6 18 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.38%) VBA
8 9 (4.84%) VB
9 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) Korn
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Degree
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.54%) MCTS
4 1 (0.54%) MCITP
4 1 (0.54%) MCPD
4 1 (0.54%) MCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MCSD
4 1 (0.54%) MCSE
4 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.54%) CCNA
4 1 (0.54%) CCA
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 6 (3.23%) WCAG
1 6 (3.23%) WAI
2 3 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 19 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.61%) vSphere
4 3 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.08%) XenServer
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 46 (24.73%) Oracle
3 35 (18.82%) IBM
4 34 (18.28%) Cognos
5 12 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.38%) Adobe
6 10 (5.38%) SonicWALL
7 9 (4.84%) VMware
7 9 (4.84%) Telerik
7 9 (4.84%) Apple
8 8 (4.30%) Sage
8 8 (4.30%) Mitel
9 3 (1.61%) Sybase
9 3 (1.61%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.61%) Ektron
10 2 (1.08%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.08%) Citrix
10 2 (1.08%) Avaya
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.54%) SAP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
GOSPORT HAMPSHIRE
Vadis People
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago