The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 10.51% 6.92% 15.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.54% 28.13% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 33
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
61 32 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 22.10% 24.62% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 105
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hemel Hempstead region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (85.11%) Windows
4 36 (76.60%) Active Directory
5 34 (72.34%) IIS
6 33 (70.21%) VMware
6 33 (70.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (68.09%) DNS
8 31 (65.96%) SQL Server 2000
9 30 (63.83%) Symantec
9 30 (63.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 30 (63.83%) Sophos
9 30 (63.83%) Blackberry
9 30 (63.83%) DHCP
9 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
9 30 (63.83%) Citrix
9 30 (63.83%) Cisco
9 30 (63.83%) Veritas
9 30 (63.83%) Windows 2000
9 30 (63.83%) VMware ESX
9 30 (63.83%) Clustering
9 30 (63.83%) NetBackup
9 30 (63.83%) Backup Exec
9 30 (63.83%) Firewall
9 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (63.83%) vSphere
9 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (63.83%) vCloud
10 28 (59.57%) SC Cleared

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 34 (72.34%) IIS
2 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 30 (63.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) DNS
2 30 (63.83%) DHCP
2 30 (63.83%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) IMAP
3 2 (4.26%) SMTP
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.13%) OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Front Office
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 30 (63.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Development Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Development Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
2 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
3 9 (19.15%) Web Services
3 9 (19.15%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (12.77%) jQuery
5 6 (12.77%) HTML
5 6 (12.77%) WCF
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET
7 4 (8.51%) LINQ
7 4 (8.51%) Ajax
7 4 (8.51%) XSLT
8 3 (6.38%) XSD
9 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
9 2 (4.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) Blackberry
1 30 (63.83%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) W3C
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 33 (70.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (63.83%) Windows 2000
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (21.28%) MVC
2 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.38%) TDD
3 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Scrum
4 2 (4.26%) ERP
4 2 (4.26%) SOA
4 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.26%) Web Development
4 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
4 2 (4.26%) Wealth Management
4 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Analytics
5 1 (2.13%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) SC Cleared
1 28 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 2 (4.26%) VCP4
System Software
1 36 (76.60%) Active Directory
2 30 (63.83%) VMware ESX
2 30 (63.83%) vSphere
2 30 (63.83%) vCloud
3 26 (55.32%) XenApp
3 26 (55.32%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (63.83%) Norton AntiVirus
1 30 (63.83%) NetBackup
1 30 (63.83%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
2 33 (70.21%) VMware
3 30 (63.83%) Symantec
3 30 (63.83%) Sophos
3 30 (63.83%) Citrix
3 30 (63.83%) Veritas
3 30 (63.83%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Acronis
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase