The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 40 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.23% 4.44% 9.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.42% 14.41% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
240 222 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.05% 30.83% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 222 195 115
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 41 (77.36%) Microsoft
3 32 (60.38%) .NET
4 31 (58.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
6 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (47.17%) C#
8 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (32.08%) Windows
11 16 (30.19%) HTML
11 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
11 16 (30.19%) MVC
12 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (26.42%) Silverlight
13 14 (26.42%) CSS
14 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (22.64%) SQL
16 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
16 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
16 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (20.75%) WCF
16 11 (20.75%) Degree
17 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (18.87%) ETL
17 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
17 10 (18.87%) TDD
17 10 (18.87%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 6 (11.32%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.89%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) SAN
1 7 (13.21%) VPN
2 6 (11.32%) NAS
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) IPsec
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (58.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle9i Database
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
9 3 (5.66%) VLDB
10 2 (3.77%) OLAP
11 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.89%) OLTP
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) NUnit
1 4 (7.55%) MSTest
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
3 2 (3.77%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (24.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior
6 7 (13.21%) Junior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (26.42%) Silverlight
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) WCF
7 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (16.98%) WPF
8 9 (16.98%) WinForms
9 7 (13.21%) HTML5
9 7 (13.21%) XML
10 6 (11.32%) COM
10 6 (11.32%) Ajax
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.43%) CSS3
11 5 (9.43%) Classic ASP
12 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Xbox
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) CCTV
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) MVC
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.87%) ETL
4 10 (18.87%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) Change Control
8 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
8 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) DRM
8 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.43%) SOA
9 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (5.66%) CRM
11 2 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.43%) VBA
6 5 (9.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) MCITP
2 1 (1.89%) MCP
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) MCSA
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) XenApp
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (11.32%) Opsview
2 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
3 7 (13.21%) Symantec
3 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Kaspersky
4 6 (11.32%) NetApp
4 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) CA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Dell
5 1 (1.89%) Primavera
5 1 (1.89%) SolidWorks
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago