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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 3.92% 9.57% 12.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 22.92% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
East Yorkshire

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 Hull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 47.06% 41.74% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 18
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £34,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hull

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hull

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) WSH
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) C#

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WSH
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam