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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 12 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 6.97% 13.95% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.37% 40.68% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
67 59 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 27.46% 34.30% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 57 93
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (56.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) Clustering
5 14 (56.00%) IIS
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (48.00%) Symantec
7 12 (48.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (48.00%) Sophos
7 12 (48.00%) Blackberry
7 12 (48.00%) Citrix
7 12 (48.00%) Cisco
7 12 (48.00%) Veritas
7 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
7 12 (48.00%) NetBackup
7 12 (48.00%) Backup Exec
7 12 (48.00%) Firewall
7 12 (48.00%) Windows 2000
7 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (48.00%) DHCP
7 12 (48.00%) DNS
7 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (48.00%) vSphere
7 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) IIS
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DHCP
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Development Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (12.00%) XSD
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Clustering
2 12 (48.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows 2000
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (12.00%) SOA
2 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Web Development
2 3 (12.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) F#
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
2 12 (48.00%) vSphere
2 12 (48.00%) vCloud
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
3 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (48.00%) NetBackup
1 12 (48.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 12 (48.00%) Veritas
3 12 (48.00%) Symantec
3 12 (48.00%) Sophos
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Acronis
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase