The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.49% 7.21% 5.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.22% 18.64% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 21
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
196 118 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.88% 38.69% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 169 112 101
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) .NET
3 28 (70.00%) C#
3 28 (70.00%) SQL
4 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
5 24 (60.00%) XML
6 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (45.00%) jQuery
7 17 (42.50%) IIS
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (35.00%) CSS
8 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 14 (35.00%) Windows
8 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
8 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (35.00%) Ajax
8 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 13 (32.50%) HTML
9 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
9 13 (32.50%) SOAP
9 13 (32.50%) XSLT
9 13 (32.50%) Flash
9 13 (32.50%) XHTML
9 13 (32.50%) WSDL
9 13 (32.50%) Dreamweaver
9 13 (32.50%) Adobe
9 13 (32.50%) Fireworks
9 13 (32.50%) Web Design

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 17 (42.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.50%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
1 13 (32.50%) Fireworks
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) RFID
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) QlikView
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.50%) Back Office
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) SQL DBA
5 7 (17.50%) DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) VB Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) XML
4 18 (45.00%) jQuery
5 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 14 (35.00%) Web Services
5 14 (35.00%) Ajax
5 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (32.50%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) HTML5
6 13 (32.50%) CSS3
6 13 (32.50%) SOAP
6 13 (32.50%) XSLT
6 13 (32.50%) Flash
6 13 (32.50%) XHTML
6 13 (32.50%) WSDL
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.50%) SignalR
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Web Design
3 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (27.50%) CRM
4 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Online Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) OOD
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) SEO
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C#
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.50%) VB
4 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) WCAG
1 13 (32.50%) WAI
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Adobe
3 7 (17.50%) Sage
3 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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