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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 37 10 38
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.11% 16.00% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.78% 46.67% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 8
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
92 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 31.83% 34.29% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 76
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £46,700
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 20 October 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) C#
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) Clustering
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (26.09%) MCITP
10 6 (26.09%) Replication
10 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Migration
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
11 5 (21.74%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.35%) Big Data
9 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) SQL DBA
2 6 (26.09%) DBA
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Development Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) NHibernate
7 3 (13.04%) XSD
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (13.04%) CSS3
8 2 (8.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (4.35%) WCF
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
4 5 (21.74%) C++
4 5 (21.74%) F#
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
2 3 (13.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Acronis
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Veritas
4 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 3 (13.04%) Sophos
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase