The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.30% 1.39% 6.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.06% 4.63% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 32
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,229
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +17.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,300 £29,360
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £46,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
170 108 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.96% 30.08% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 146 94 130
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,729 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 33 (64.71%) Windows
3 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) C#
4 27 (52.94%) .NET
4 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 25 (49.02%) HTML
6 24 (47.06%) CSS
7 22 (43.14%) Ajax
8 19 (37.25%) OO
9 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (33.33%) CRM
11 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (29.41%) Firewall
12 15 (29.41%) Cisco
12 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
12 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
13 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
13 14 (27.45%) VMware
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
13 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
13 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 12 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) Firewall
2 12 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (23.53%) LAN
2 12 (23.53%) WAN
3 11 (21.57%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (1.96%) Back Office
1 1 (1.96%) Advertising
1 1 (1.96%) Retail
1 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Field Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.73%) DBA
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (13.73%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.80%) Junior
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Junior DBA
8 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 25 (49.02%) HTML
3 24 (47.06%) CSS
4 22 (43.14%) Ajax
5 13 (25.49%) WCF
6 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 8 (15.69%) XHTML
8 5 (9.80%) jQuery
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.92%) HTML5
10 2 (3.92%) Web Services
10 2 (3.92%) XML
11 1 (1.96%) XSLT
11 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.96%) CSS3
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) OO
2 17 (33.33%) CRM
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (13.73%) ERP
6 6 (11.76%) Web Development
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.96%) Document Management
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) OOP
9 1 (1.96%) Service Management
9 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.96%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) MCTS
3 11 (21.57%) MCP
3 11 (21.57%) MCAD
3 11 (21.57%) MCSD
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco
3 14 (27.45%) VMware
4 13 (25.49%) NetApp
5 4 (7.84%) CA
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 17 days ago