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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 56 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.44% 1.82% 7.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 3.72% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 26
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -11.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
161 269 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.61% 48.91% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 260 133
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 14 (58.33%) IIS
6 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
6 13 (54.17%) C#
6 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
6 13 (54.17%) CSS
6 13 (54.17%) SharePoint
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (54.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (50.00%) MCP
8 11 (45.83%) MCAD
8 11 (45.83%) MCSD
8 11 (45.83%) HTML
8 11 (45.83%) CRM
8 11 (45.83%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (45.83%) OO
8 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (45.83%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (45.83%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (45.83%) WCF
8 11 (45.83%) Ajax
8 11 (45.83%) MCTS
8 11 (45.83%) Office 365
8 11 (45.83%) SharePoint 2013

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (58.33%) IIS
2 13 (54.17%) SharePoint
2 13 (54.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (45.83%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (45.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (45.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
1 3 (12.50%) DHCP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 2 (8.33%) DMZ
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.67%) Spotfire
4 3 (12.50%) QlikView
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (12.50%) OLAP
4 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (45.83%) WCF
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (45.83%) OO
2 11 (45.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) RUP
4 2 (8.33%) Document Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
2 13 (54.17%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) MCP
2 11 (45.83%) MCAD
2 11 (45.83%) MCSD
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (45.83%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Avaya
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos
5 1 (4.17%) Sage
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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