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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.60% 3.21% 6.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 10.59% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 29
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £41,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
132 85 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.59% 30.36% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 118 75 125
Average salary £38,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
4 26 (53.06%) SQL
5 24 (48.98%) C#
5 24 (48.98%) .NET
5 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
6 23 (46.94%) HTML
7 21 (42.86%) Ajax
8 19 (38.78%) CSS
9 14 (28.57%) OO
9 14 (28.57%) CRM
9 14 (28.57%) N-Tier
9 14 (28.57%) Firewall
9 14 (28.57%) Cisco
9 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
10 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
10 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (26.53%) VMware
10 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
10 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
11 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (12.24%) IIS
3 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) Firewall
2 11 (22.45%) SAN
3 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (18.37%) LAN
3 9 (18.37%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) Intranet
4 4 (8.16%) Extranet
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
1 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Field Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (12.24%) DBA
5 6 (12.24%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.24%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior
7 4 (8.16%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) .NET
1 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
2 23 (46.94%) HTML
3 21 (42.86%) Ajax
4 19 (38.78%) CSS
5 10 (20.41%) XHTML
6 7 (14.29%) WCF
7 6 (12.24%) jQuery
7 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.08%) SOAP
9 2 (4.08%) Web Services
10 1 (2.04%) XML
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) OO
1 14 (28.57%) CRM
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Web Development
4 6 (12.24%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (12.24%) ERP
5 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.04%) Document Management
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) MCTS
4 6 (12.24%) MCP
4 6 (12.24%) MCAD
4 6 (12.24%) MCSD
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) WSUS
2 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) NetApp
5 5 (10.20%) HP
6 4 (8.16%) CA
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
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