The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 30 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.84% 6.29% 2.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.65% 18.81% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 17
Average salary £33,500 £33,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% -28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
253 218 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.37% 33.44% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 187 190 208
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 25 £33,500 +3.07% 8
Durham -6 6 £25,750 -42.77% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
3 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
4 27 (50.94%) C#
4 27 (50.94%) SQL
5 24 (45.28%) Windows
6 21 (39.62%) .NET
7 20 (37.74%) T-SQL
7 20 (37.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (35.85%) HTML
8 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
9 16 (30.19%) CSS
10 13 (24.53%) N-Tier
10 13 (24.53%) Ajax
10 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (24.53%) WCF
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle
12 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
12 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (18.87%) MySQL
13 10 (18.87%) Web Services
13 10 (18.87%) MCP
14 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (16.98%) XML
14 9 (16.98%) XHTML
14 9 (16.98%) VB
14 9 (16.98%) jQuery
15 8 (15.09%) HTML5
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
15 8 (15.09%) C++

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (15.09%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.89%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) DHCP
1 3 (5.66%) Intranet
1 3 (5.66%) Extranet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (18.87%) MySQL
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Local Government
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Software Developer
3 13 (24.53%) DBA
3 13 (24.53%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (18.87%) SQL DBA
5 8 (15.09%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C++ Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C++/C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (11.32%) Administrator
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) .NET
2 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.19%) CSS
4 13 (24.53%) Ajax
4 13 (24.53%) WCF
5 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 9 (16.98%) XML
6 9 (16.98%) XHTML
6 9 (16.98%) jQuery
7 8 (15.09%) HTML5
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.43%) CSS3
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (3.77%) SOAP
11 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Blog
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) CRM
2 8 (15.09%) OO
2 8 (15.09%) Web Development
2 8 (15.09%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Scrum
3 6 (11.32%) MVC
4 5 (9.43%) Web Application Development
4 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.43%) E-business
5 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Data Management
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (7.55%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) C#
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.98%) VB
4 8 (15.09%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) MCP
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) MCITP
4 4 (7.55%) MCPD
4 4 (7.55%) MCSD
4 4 (7.55%) MCSE
4 4 (7.55%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) WSUS
1 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Dell
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.89%) Sage
5 1 (1.89%) Sony
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £ up-to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago