The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 43 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.75% 2.43% 6.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 6.47% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 28
Average salary £42,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £26,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 201 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.15% 37.50% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 126 184 191
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) .NET
5 12 (54.55%) IIS
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) C#
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (45.45%) MCP
7 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
8 9 (40.91%) WCF
8 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 9 (40.91%) MCTS
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) MCAD
8 9 (40.91%) MCSD
8 9 (40.91%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (40.91%) OO
8 9 (40.91%) HTML
8 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
8 9 (40.91%) CRM
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (40.91%) Office 365
8 9 (40.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (54.55%) IIS
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (40.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (22.73%) DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Database Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (40.91%) OO
1 9 (40.91%) CRM
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Document Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) MCP
2 9 (40.91%) MCAD
2 9 (40.91%) MCSD
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Avaya
2 1 (4.55%) Sage
2 1 (4.55%) Mitel
2 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
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