The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 75 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -45
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 10 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.88% 1.23% 7.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.35% 3.25% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 67
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £38,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
245 308 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.52% 37.84% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 233 289 301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (74.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 28 (71.79%) SQL
4 19 (48.72%) Windows
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (28.21%) NetBackup
7 11 (28.21%) .NET
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (23.08%) Oracle
9 9 (23.08%) XML
9 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (20.51%) AIX
10 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
10 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.51%) CSS
10 8 (20.51%) C#
10 8 (20.51%) HTML
10 8 (20.51%) Perl
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (20.51%) ATG
10 8 (20.51%) Clustering
10 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (20.51%) OCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (20.51%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (74.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (12.82%) MySQL
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.13%) DTS
10 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
10 2 (5.13%) OLAP
10 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) French Language
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) DBA
2 14 (35.90%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (12.82%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Server Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior SQL DBA
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) XML
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) XSL
6 5 (12.82%) XHTML
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) COM
7 2 (5.13%) Ajax
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.56%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.69%) NHS
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) HPUX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Tru64
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
3 5 (12.82%) Database Security
3 5 (12.82%) CRM
3 5 (12.82%) Content Management
3 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) MVC
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
2 8 (20.51%) Korn
2 8 (20.51%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) Perl
2 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.82%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) OCP
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) NetBackup
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.51%) ATG
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
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