The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.44% 3.28% 5.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 9.84% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £38,500 £33,700 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.24% -15.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
South Wales

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 Newport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 24.39% 33.33% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 34
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newport

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newport

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Database Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) COM
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago