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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.06% 2.80% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.18% 10.16% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 12
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
197 128 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.33% 27.53% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 142 108 132
Average salary £33,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
5 16 (53.33%) C#
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
6 14 (46.67%) N-Tier
6 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
9 10 (33.33%) XHTML
9 10 (33.33%) VB
9 10 (33.33%) Windows
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (23.33%) OO
11 7 (23.33%) CRM
11 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
11 7 (23.33%) Web Development
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.67%) Oracle
13 5 (16.67%) Cisco
13 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 5 (16.67%) HP
13 5 (16.67%) Firewall
13 5 (16.67%) jQuery
13 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) Intranet
2 4 (13.33%) Extranet
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
1 2 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior
6 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) Ajax
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) XHTML
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.67%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) Web Services
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) N-Tier
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) OO
1 7 (23.33%) CRM
1 7 (23.33%) Web Development
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) VB
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
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