The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham 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 25 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.48% 3.81% 3.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 13.33% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £42,250 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.00% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
West Sussex

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 Horsham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 38.36% 28.57% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 48
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,750 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Horsham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (46.67%) MS Access
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (20.00%) C#
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (6.67%) High Availability
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 1 (6.67%) Degree
10 1 (6.67%) Joomla!

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 12 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (46.67%) MS Access
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) DBA
1 9 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (26.67%) Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Server Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) COM
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Web Design
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft