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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 9.24% 8.70% 7.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.02% 23.38% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 16
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
97 77 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 27.17% 37.20% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 80 72 67
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
3 43 (71.67%) Windows
4 41 (68.33%) IIS
5 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 36 (60.00%) VMware
5 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (58.33%) DNS
7 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 33 (55.00%) Symantec
8 33 (55.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 33 (55.00%) Sophos
8 33 (55.00%) Blackberry
8 33 (55.00%) Cisco
8 33 (55.00%) DHCP
8 33 (55.00%) MS Exchange
8 33 (55.00%) Citrix
8 33 (55.00%) Veritas
8 33 (55.00%) Windows 2000
8 33 (55.00%) XenApp
8 33 (55.00%) XenDesktop
8 33 (55.00%) vSphere
8 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (55.00%) VMware ESX
8 33 (55.00%) Clustering
8 33 (55.00%) NetBackup
8 33 (55.00%) Backup Exec
8 33 (55.00%) Firewall
8 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 41 (68.33%) IIS
2 33 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) Node.js
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (8.33%) LiveLink
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) DNS
2 33 (55.00%) DHCP
2 33 (55.00%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 2 (3.33%) SMTP
3 2 (3.33%) IMAP
4 1 (1.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.67%) OLAP
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 33 (55.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (38.33%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
4 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 9 (15.00%) HTML
5 9 (15.00%) XML
5 9 (15.00%) jQuery
6 8 (13.33%) CSS
7 6 (10.00%) Web Services
8 5 (8.33%) CSS3
8 5 (8.33%) PhoneGap
8 5 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (8.33%) XSL
8 5 (8.33%) Flash
8 5 (8.33%) XHTML
8 5 (8.33%) JSON
8 5 (8.33%) WCF
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Blackberry
1 33 (55.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) W3C
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (55.00%) Windows 2000
4 30 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.33%) TDD
3 11 (18.33%) Scrum
3 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.33%) Workflow
5 5 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (3.33%) ERP
6 2 (3.33%) Wealth Management
6 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.67%) ETL
7 1 (1.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Project Management
7 1 (1.67%) Analytics
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C#
1 22 (36.67%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.00%) VBScript
4 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) SC Cleared
1 31 (51.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) MCITP
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (55.00%) XenApp
2 33 (55.00%) XenDesktop
2 33 (55.00%) vSphere
2 33 (55.00%) VMware ESX
2 33 (55.00%) vCloud
3 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (55.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 33 (55.00%) NetBackup
1 33 (55.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 3 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
2 36 (60.00%) VMware
3 33 (55.00%) Symantec
3 33 (55.00%) Sophos
3 33 (55.00%) Cisco
3 33 (55.00%) Citrix
3 33 (55.00%) Veritas
4 7 (11.67%) SAP
5 6 (10.00%) Acronis
6 5 (8.33%) Adobe
7 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards