The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 35 50 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.51% 1.62% 7.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.30% 5.47% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 7 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,300 £27,872
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 128 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.96% 29.63% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 201 114 163
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 29 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Sunderland -2 5 £37,500 +25.00%
North Tyneside - 3 £34,500 -
Wallsend - 1 £34,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
North East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (65.08%) SQL
3 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
4 38 (60.32%) Windows
5 33 (52.38%) C#
6 30 (47.62%) .NET
6 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
7 28 (44.44%) HTML
8 27 (42.86%) CSS
9 25 (39.68%) Ajax
10 22 (34.92%) OO
11 20 (31.75%) CRM
12 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
12 19 (30.16%) VMware
12 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
14 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
14 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
14 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (25.40%) WCF
16 15 (23.81%) Firewall
16 15 (23.81%) Cisco
16 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
16 15 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (23.81%) Hyper-V
17 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
17 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 15 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (20.63%) IIS
4 12 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (17.46%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) Firewall
2 14 (22.22%) WAN
3 13 (20.63%) LAN
4 12 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (19.05%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 4 (6.35%) SSL
6 1 (1.59%) Intranet
6 1 (1.59%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (1.59%) Back Office
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Advertising
1 1 (1.59%) Retail
1 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Field Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
4 11 (17.46%) DBA
4 11 (17.46%) .NET Developer
4 11 (17.46%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (15.87%) SQL DBA
6 7 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Junior
8 5 (7.94%) Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior SQL Server DBA
10 3 (4.76%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
1 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 28 (44.44%) HTML
3 27 (42.86%) CSS
4 25 (39.68%) Ajax
5 16 (25.40%) WCF
6 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 11 (17.46%) XHTML
8 6 (9.52%) Web Services
9 5 (7.94%) XML
9 5 (7.94%) jQuery
10 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.17%) HTML5
12 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.59%) CSS3
12 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 1 (1.59%) XSLT
12 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) OO
2 20 (31.75%) CRM
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (14.29%) Web Development
6 7 (11.11%) ERP
7 4 (6.35%) MVC
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.59%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.59%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.59%) Document Management
10 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Time Management
10 1 (1.59%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (65.08%) SQL
2 33 (52.38%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
5 11 (17.46%) VB
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
3 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) MCTS
4 11 (17.46%) MCP
4 11 (17.46%) MCAD
4 11 (17.46%) MCSD
5 2 (3.17%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
1 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) VMware
3 15 (23.81%) Cisco
4 13 (20.63%) NetApp
5 4 (6.35%) CA
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.59%) Dell
7 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Code Red Associates
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 17 days ago