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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.76% 5.33% 6.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.38% 12.87% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 16
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £25,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
93 171 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.75% 41.40% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 81 146 89
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (76.00%) .NET
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (48.00%) MVC
6 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (44.00%) TDD
7 11 (44.00%) Internet
8 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (36.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (36.00%) Android
9 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
9 9 (36.00%) Apple
9 9 (36.00%) OO
9 9 (36.00%) OOD
9 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
9 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (32.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) XML
11 7 (28.00%) Sage

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (8.00%) LiveCycle
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) NAS
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) DTS
5 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (8.00%) MS Access
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) DBA
4 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (28.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 11 (44.00%) TDD
4 9 (36.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
4 9 (36.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) OOD
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.00%) Database Security
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (8.00%) V-Model
9 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
1 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Apple
2 7 (28.00%) Sage
2 7 (28.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
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