The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.56% 2.74% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.63% 8.91% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 15
Median salary £38,750 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
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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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
216 202 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.80% 30.75% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 210 184 203
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
1 9 (56.25%) Senior DBA
1 9 (56.25%) Senior SQL DBA
1 9 (56.25%) SQL DBA
2 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Trainer
2 2 (12.50%) Trainer
3 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Trainer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Logistics
2 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Business Development
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware