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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 94 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 103 100 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.84% 2.51% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.72% 8.24% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 130
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £38,750
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
1181 1214 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.56% 30.44% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 952 1183
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Southampton +13 18 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Fareham +25 11 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Farnborough -9 10 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Eastleigh - 6 £37,500 - 1
Portsmouth +6 5 £50,000 +112.76% 4
Havant 0 4 £34,073 -2.64% 1
Basingstoke -6 4 £28,750 -29.87%
Winchester -2 2 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Ringwood - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 245 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 117 (47.76%) .NET
2 117 (47.76%) SQL
3 116 (47.35%) C#
4 110 (44.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 105 (42.86%) HTML
5 105 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 101 (41.22%) ASP.NET
7 93 (37.96%) Windows
8 92 (37.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 88 (35.92%) CSS
10 83 (33.88%) Microsoft
11 73 (29.80%) T-SQL
11 73 (29.80%) MVC
12 68 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 65 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (21.63%) Finance
15 51 (20.82%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (19.59%) jQuery
17 46 (18.78%) Team Foundation Server
18 45 (18.37%) HTML5
19 44 (17.96%) ITIL
20 43 (17.55%) SQL Server 2000
21 42 (17.14%) MS Excel
22 41 (16.73%) VB.NET
23 40 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
24 37 (15.10%) .NET Framework
24 37 (15.10%) Ajax
25 36 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
26 35 (14.29%) CSS3

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.16%) MS Exchange
1 20 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (5.31%) CMS
3 12 (4.90%) IIS
4 10 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.67%) SAS
6 7 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.41%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.67%) SPSS
3 3 (1.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.82%) Exstream
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.39%) SAN
2 20 (8.16%) LAN
2 20 (8.16%) WAN
3 19 (7.76%) Fibre Channel
4 18 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 17 (6.94%) Internet
5 17 (6.94%) IP Telephony
6 16 (6.53%) PBX
6 16 (6.53%) VoIP
7 13 (5.31%) DHCP
7 13 (5.31%) DNS
8 10 (4.08%) VPN
9 9 (3.67%) VLAN
10 5 (2.04%) Firewall
11 4 (1.63%) DMZ
12 2 (0.82%) FTP
13 1 (0.41%) HTTP
13 1 (0.41%) GPRS
13 1 (0.41%) GSM
13 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 110 (44.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 92 (37.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 68 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (17.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 35 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (13.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (9.80%) Oracle Database
10 19 (7.76%) Oracle ODI
10 19 (7.76%) Cognos Report Studio
11 17 (6.94%) Relational Database
11 17 (6.94%) RDBMS
12 14 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (4.90%) Data Mining
14 11 (4.49%) Oracle9i Database
14 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (4.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (4.08%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 46 (18.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (9.39%) Visual Studio
3 22 (8.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (8.16%) ERwin
5 11 (4.49%) HP UFT
6 8 (3.27%) NuGet
7 7 (2.86%) Selenium
8 6 (2.45%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.04%) Ant
9 5 (2.04%) Maven
10 4 (1.63%) NUnit
11 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.82%) MSTest
12 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.82%) JIRA
12 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.41%) Subversion
13 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (21.63%) Finance
2 28 (11.43%) Retail
3 17 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.27%) Legal
5 6 (2.45%) Automotive
6 5 (2.04%) Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (47.35%) Developer
2 40 (16.33%) .NET Developer
3 37 (15.10%) Web Developer
4 33 (13.47%) C# Developer
5 30 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.20%) Junior
7 23 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (8.98%) DBA
9 20 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (7.76%) Administrator
10 19 (7.76%) Junior Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Applications Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Web Applications Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Junior Web Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Junior Applications Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Junior Web Applications Developer
12 16 (6.53%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.53%) SQL DBA
13 15 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (47.76%) .NET
2 105 (42.86%) HTML
3 101 (41.22%) ASP.NET
4 88 (35.92%) CSS
5 48 (19.59%) jQuery
6 45 (18.37%) HTML5
7 40 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (15.10%) .NET Framework
8 37 (15.10%) Ajax
9 35 (14.29%) CSS3
10 32 (13.06%) XML
11 29 (11.84%) LINQ
12 28 (11.43%) Apache Flex
13 20 (8.16%) Web Services
14 17 (6.94%) WCF
14 17 (6.94%) XSLT
15 14 (5.71%) DHTML
16 13 (5.31%) WinForms
17 11 (4.49%) NHibernate
17 11 (4.49%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.53%) Management Information System
1 16 (6.53%) EMC VNX
2 15 (6.12%) Replication
3 12 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.49%) Clustering
4 11 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.08%) iPad
6 9 (3.67%) iPhone
7 7 (2.86%) IVR
8 6 (2.45%) User Experience
9 5 (2.04%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.22%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.41%) Blog
12 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 93 (37.96%) Windows
2 36 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.41%) UNIX
7 1 (0.41%) AIX
7 1 (0.41%) Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Android
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.80%) MVC
2 65 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.82%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (17.96%) ITIL
5 23 (9.39%) E-Commerce
6 20 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 20 (8.16%) ETL
7 15 (6.12%) Project Management
8 14 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 14 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (5.31%) Scrum
10 12 (4.90%) SOA
10 12 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.49%) Business Continuity
11 11 (4.49%) Database Mirroring
12 10 (4.08%) TDD
12 10 (4.08%) OO
12 10 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
12 10 (4.08%) Data Governance
12 10 (4.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 117 (47.76%) SQL
2 116 (47.35%) C#
3 105 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 73 (29.80%) T-SQL
5 41 (16.73%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.31%) VB
7 12 (4.90%) C
8 9 (3.67%) VB6
8 9 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.27%) C++
9 8 (3.27%) COBOL
10 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.22%) Java
12 1 (0.41%) PHP
12 1 (0.41%) Korn
12 1 (0.41%) X++
12 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (12.24%) CCNA
1 30 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (11.02%) Degree
3 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.49%) MCAD
4 11 (4.49%) HND
4 11 (4.49%) MCSE
4 11 (4.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 11 (4.49%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.63%) MCITP
7 3 (1.22%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.41%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.53%) QA
2 14 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) HL7
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.39%) vSphere
3 18 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (7.35%) VMware ESX
4 11 (4.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (1.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (1.63%) Firmware
5 4 (1.63%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (4.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.63%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.63%) Check_MK
2 4 (1.63%) Icinga
3 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
4 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 83 (33.88%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.88%) Oracle
3 30 (12.24%) Cognos
4 24 (9.80%) VMware
5 23 (9.39%) EMC
6 11 (4.49%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.08%) IBM
7 10 (4.08%) Sitecore
8 9 (3.67%) Cisco
9 5 (2.04%) CommVault
10 4 (1.63%) Citrix
11 3 (1.22%) HP
12 2 (0.82%) Sage
12 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.41%) Symantec
13 1 (0.41%) Remedy
13 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.41%) Telerik
13 1 (0.41%) Dell
13 1 (0.41%) Apple
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
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Salary: 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 60000
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £41,404 to £54,685 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago