The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 58 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.20% 6.40% 9.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.57% 18.27% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 59
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
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 South Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
265 312 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.25% 35.02% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 239 280 262
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -18 24 £33,000 -17.50% 8
Barnsley -4 1 £30,500 +35.55%
Doncaster - 1 - - 2
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (87.32%) Microsoft
3 42 (59.15%) .NET
4 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
6 31 (43.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (38.03%) C#
7 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (35.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (33.80%) HTML
10 22 (30.99%) Windows
11 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
12 20 (28.17%) MVC
13 18 (25.35%) VB.NET
13 18 (25.35%) Silverlight
14 17 (23.94%) jQuery
14 17 (23.94%) SQL
15 16 (22.54%) VMware
15 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
15 16 (22.54%) WCF
15 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
16 15 (21.13%) CSS
17 14 (19.72%) SharePoint
17 14 (19.72%) COM
17 14 (19.72%) Citrix

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (19.72%) SharePoint
4 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
3 6 (8.45%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) WAAS
1 8 (11.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (9.86%) VPN
2 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 7 (9.86%) SAN
3 6 (8.45%) NAS
4 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) Firewall
5 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
6 1 (1.41%) IPv4
6 1 (1.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.41%) FTP
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) PBX
6 1 (1.41%) Wireless
6 1 (1.41%) IPsec
6 1 (1.41%) SSH
6 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (43.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (35.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (18.31%) Oracle Database
7 12 (16.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.63%) OLAP
10 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.41%) OLTP
10 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.41%) MSDE
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.68%) CruiseControl
2 9 (12.68%) Subversion
2 9 (12.68%) Grunt
3 1 (1.41%) NUnit
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
General
1 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
4 12 (16.90%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Virtualisation Architect
7 8 (11.27%) Storage Architect
7 8 (11.27%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Architect
7 8 (11.27%) Junior
7 8 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
3 24 (33.80%) HTML
4 18 (25.35%) Silverlight
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 16 (22.54%) WCF
7 15 (21.13%) CSS
8 14 (19.72%) COM
8 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (18.31%) WinForms
10 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (16.90%) HTML5
10 12 (16.90%) WPF
11 10 (14.08%) XML
12 9 (12.68%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (12.68%) Sass
13 8 (11.27%) Ajax
14 5 (7.04%) Classic ASP
15 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
15 4 (5.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Celerra
1 8 (11.27%) CLARiiON
1 8 (11.27%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Xbox
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Open Source
5 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.41%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.86%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) MVC
3 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.90%) Scrum
5 9 (12.68%) ETL
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
7 6 (8.45%) Change Control
7 6 (8.45%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.04%) CRM
8 5 (7.04%) DRM
8 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (4.23%) Migration
10 3 (4.23%) TDD
10 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
11 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) C#
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.35%) VB.NET
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.45%) VB
7 5 (7.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.31%) Degree
3 10 (14.08%) MCITP
4 9 (12.68%) MCSE
4 9 (12.68%) MCTS
5 8 (11.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (11.27%) CCIA
5 8 (11.27%) VCAP
5 8 (11.27%) VTSP
5 8 (11.27%) NCDA
5 8 (11.27%) NCIE
5 8 (11.27%) CCA
5 8 (11.27%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (11.27%) CCEA
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) vSphere
3 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.27%) XenDesktop
3 8 (11.27%) vCloud
4 6 (8.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Opsview
1 6 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.41%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (87.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 14 (19.72%) Citrix
3 14 (19.72%) NetApp
4 13 (18.31%) Oracle
5 10 (14.08%) Cisco
6 8 (11.27%) 3PAR
6 8 (11.27%) EMC
7 7 (9.86%) Symantec
7 7 (9.86%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.45%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.41%) Adobe
10 1 (1.41%) Primavera
10 1 (1.41%) CA
10 1 (1.41%) SolidWorks
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