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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.26% 6.33% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.15% 18.46% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 25
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £26,230 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
251 195 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.43% 34.27% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 234 168 233
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 41 (56.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 41 (56.94%) .NET
4 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
5 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (36.11%) C#
7 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
7 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (31.94%) HTML
9 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (29.17%) MVC
11 19 (26.39%) Windows
12 18 (25.00%) SQL
12 18 (25.00%) VMware
13 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
13 17 (23.61%) WCF
13 17 (23.61%) jQuery
14 16 (22.22%) Silverlight
14 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
15 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
16 14 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (19.44%) COM
16 14 (19.44%) CSS
16 14 (19.44%) Cisco

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
2 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) WAAS
1 12 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) LAN
4 4 (5.56%) WAN
4 4 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (2.78%) Firewall
6 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.39%) IPsec
7 1 (1.39%) SSH
7 1 (1.39%) VLAN
7 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.39%) NAS
7 1 (1.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (56.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database
8 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 9 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.17%) OLAP
10 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.39%) MSDE
11 1 (1.39%) DTS
11 1 (1.39%) OLTP
11 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 9 (12.50%) Subversion
2 9 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Storage Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Junior
6 7 (9.72%) Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.33%) DBA
7 6 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.94%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.94%) .NET
2 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
3 23 (31.94%) HTML
4 17 (23.61%) jQuery
4 17 (23.61%) WCF
5 16 (22.22%) Silverlight
6 14 (19.44%) COM
6 14 (19.44%) CSS
7 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (15.28%) XML
9 9 (12.50%) WinForms
9 9 (12.50%) Ajax
9 9 (12.50%) WPF
9 9 (12.50%) HTML5
9 9 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (12.50%) Sass
9 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.94%) Classic ASP
11 5 (6.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 12 (16.67%) Celerra
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.94%) Replication
2 5 (6.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Xbox
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) CCTV
4 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) UNIX
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) MVC
3 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.50%) Scrum
5 8 (11.11%) ETL
5 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) DRM
7 5 (6.94%) ITIL
7 5 (6.94%) CRM
8 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.17%) Web Development
9 3 (4.17%) Migration
10 2 (2.78%) ERP
10 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) C#
2 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 11 (15.28%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.11%) VB
7 5 (6.94%) VBA
8 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.06%) MCSE
2 13 (18.06%) MCITP
3 12 (16.67%) NCDA
3 12 (16.67%) NCIE
3 12 (16.67%) VCAP
3 12 (16.67%) VTSP
3 12 (16.67%) CCIA
3 12 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (16.67%) MCTS
3 12 (16.67%) CCA
3 12 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (16.67%) CCEA
4 9 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.06%) Hyper-V
3 13 (18.06%) vSphere
4 12 (16.67%) vCloud
4 12 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.78%) XenApp
7 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.39%) Opsview
2 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (19.44%) Cisco
3 14 (19.44%) Citrix
4 13 (18.06%) NetApp
5 12 (16.67%) EMC
5 12 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 10 (13.89%) Oracle
7 4 (5.56%) Dell
7 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.78%) Symantec
8 2 (2.78%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) CA
9 1 (1.39%) Adobe
9 1 (1.39%) Primavera
9 1 (1.39%) SolidWorks
9 1 (1.39%) AppSense
9 1 (1.39%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.39%) Pega
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 12 days ago