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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.49% 8.84% 11.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 15.91% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 47
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,528
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
153 264 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.37% 55.58% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 127 238 183
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 £32,500 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) IIS
4 11 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
6 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) WCF
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (31.82%) MCP
9 6 (27.27%) MCAD
9 6 (27.27%) MCSD
9 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (27.27%) OO
9 6 (27.27%) CRM
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (27.27%) Ajax
9 6 (27.27%) MCTS
9 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (27.27%) Office 365

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Spotfire
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) OLAP
3 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (18.18%) QlikView
3 4 (18.18%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Firebug
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Project Leader
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 8 (36.36%) WCF
6 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.64%) WPF
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) XML
9 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.55%) jQuery
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.55%) WinForms
10 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (27.27%) OO
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) RUP
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) MCP
2 6 (27.27%) MCAD
2 6 (27.27%) MCSD
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Business Objects
3 3 (13.64%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos
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