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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.84% 5.78% 8.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.20% 15.69% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 26
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -37.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,500 £47,500
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
157 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.75% 36.82% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 142 100 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (73.68%) .NET
3 27 (71.05%) C#
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 23 (60.53%) SQL
6 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (50.00%) Windows
8 17 (44.74%) XML
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (31.58%) CRM
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 11 (28.95%) Internet
11 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
11 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
11 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 10 (26.32%) IIS
11 10 (26.32%) jQuery
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
12 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
13 8 (21.05%) CSS
13 8 (21.05%) Sage
13 8 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (18.42%) Adobe
14 7 (18.42%) OOD
14 7 (18.42%) OO
14 7 (18.42%) HTML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) LiveCycle
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) Fireworks
2 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
3 4 (10.53%) MS Office
4 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) NAS
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) RFID
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.26%) MS Access
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.16%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Military
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Team Leader
5 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) SQL DBA
6 6 (15.79%) DBA
7 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (5.26%) Programmer
9 2 (5.26%) VB Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) XML
4 10 (26.32%) jQuery
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) Ajax
8 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) WSDL
9 5 (13.16%) SOAP
9 5 (13.16%) XSLT
9 5 (13.16%) Flash
9 5 (13.16%) XHTML
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
10 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.63%) LINQ
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
1 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Android
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) CRM
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 7 (18.42%) OOD
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) Web Design
7 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.53%) Change Control
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
10 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 6 (15.79%) VB
6 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) WCAG
1 5 (13.16%) WAI
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Sage
2 8 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (18.42%) Adobe
4 6 (15.79%) Apple
5 5 (13.16%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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