The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 16 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.72% - 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 31.03% 22.22% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 21
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £60,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CTI
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) CTI
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware