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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 35 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.44% 6.29% 11.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.31% 10.32% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 41
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +5.26%
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
168 310 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.25% 60.90% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 147 277 146
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
5 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 16 (59.26%) IIS
5 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
5 16 (59.26%) CSS
6 15 (55.56%) C#
7 14 (51.85%) HTML
7 14 (51.85%) T-SQL
7 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
8 13 (48.15%) WCF
8 13 (48.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
9 12 (44.44%) MCP
10 11 (40.74%) MCAD
10 11 (40.74%) MCSD
10 11 (40.74%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (40.74%) OO
10 11 (40.74%) CRM
10 11 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (40.74%) Office 365
10 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (40.74%) Ajax

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (59.26%) IIS
2 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 13 (48.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (40.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) DMZ
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (18.52%) Spotfire
3 4 (14.81%) QlikView
3 4 (14.81%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (14.81%) OLAP
3 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Firebug
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
4 13 (48.15%) WCF
5 11 (40.74%) Ajax
6 3 (11.11%) WPF
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (40.74%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) RUP
4 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) C#
4 14 (51.85%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) MCP
2 11 (40.74%) MCAD
2 11 (40.74%) MCSD
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) Sage
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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