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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 1.09% 4.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 2.99% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 20
Average salary £41,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.10% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £32,200 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £37,500 £41,600
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
124 167 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.35% 36.46% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 144 202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (40.00%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) NAS
7 1 (10.00%) vSphere
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (10.00%) Clustering
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £10000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £10000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 28 days ago