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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.67% 1.67% 5.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.55% 6.19% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 35
Average salary £35,000 £48,750 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,250 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,500
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
220 97 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.01% 27.02% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 199 84 172
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 24 £35,000 -28.20% 4
Sunderland - 5 £37,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 2 £34,500 -
Wallsend - 1 £34,500 -
SQL Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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%) Microsoft
3 39 (61.90%) SQL
4 35 (55.56%) Windows
5 33 (52.38%) C#
6 28 (44.44%) HTML
6 28 (44.44%) .NET
6 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 26 (41.27%) Ajax
8 25 (39.68%) CSS
9 20 (31.75%) OO
9 20 (31.75%) CRM
10 18 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
12 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
12 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (25.40%) WCF
12 16 (25.40%) VMware
13 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.81%) N-Tier
13 15 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
14 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (19.05%) Firewall
15 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (17.46%) IIS
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (15.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (15.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (15.87%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Firewall
2 11 (17.46%) WAN
3 10 (15.87%) SAN
3 10 (15.87%) LAN
4 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 4 (6.35%) SSL
6 3 (4.76%) Intranet
6 3 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Advertising
1 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Field Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) DBA
5 10 (15.87%) SQL DBA
5 10 (15.87%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (9.52%) Junior
8 6 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.94%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
11 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) HTML
1 28 (44.44%) .NET
1 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 26 (41.27%) Ajax
3 25 (39.68%) CSS
4 16 (25.40%) WCF
5 12 (19.05%) XHTML
6 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.11%) Web Services
8 6 (9.52%) XML
9 5 (7.94%) jQuery
10 3 (4.76%) HTML5
11 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) OO
1 20 (31.75%) CRM
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (12.70%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) ERP
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) MVC
9 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.59%) Document Management
10 1 (1.59%) Time Management
10 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.59%) Service Management
10 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) SQL
2 33 (52.38%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.05%) VB
6 5 (7.94%) C++
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.87%) MCTS
3 10 (15.87%) MCP
3 10 (15.87%) MCAD
3 10 (15.87%) MCSD
3 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
1 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.40%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco
4 10 (15.87%) NetApp
5 4 (6.35%) CA
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Dell
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago