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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.27% 4.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
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
20 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 45.45% 15.56% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 17
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware