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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.55% 2.94% 6.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.90% 9.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 31
Average salary £28,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £34,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
217 132 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.23% 29.86% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 193 106 163
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,700 £45,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -3 23 £27,500 -35.29% 4
Gateshead - 4 £36,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (64.00%) C#
3 27 (54.00%) MS Excel
4 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (46.00%) SQL
5 23 (46.00%) .NET
6 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
7 21 (42.00%) HTML
8 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (38.00%) Ajax
10 17 (34.00%) CSS
10 17 (34.00%) N-Tier
11 15 (30.00%) Windows
12 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
12 13 (26.00%) VB
12 13 (26.00%) XHTML
13 12 (24.00%) Web Services
13 12 (24.00%) CRM
13 12 (24.00%) OO
13 12 (24.00%) WCF
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
14 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (22.00%) Firewall
14 11 (22.00%) VMware
14 11 (22.00%) XML
14 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
14 11 (22.00%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (22.00%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (54.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) SAN
3 7 (14.00%) LAN
3 7 (14.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.00%) Intranet
5 4 (8.00%) Extranet
6 2 (4.00%) DHCP
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.00%) Advertising
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
1 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Software Developer
3 16 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.00%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Field Engineer
5 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C++ Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (14.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
10 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Junior
10 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
10 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) Ajax
5 17 (34.00%) CSS
6 13 (26.00%) XHTML
7 12 (24.00%) Web Services
7 12 (24.00%) WCF
8 11 (22.00%) XML
9 6 (12.00%) jQuery
10 4 (8.00%) HTML5
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.00%) SOAP
12 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) OO
1 12 (24.00%) CRM
2 10 (20.00%) Migration
2 10 (20.00%) Web Development
3 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) MVC
6 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Document Management
7 1 (2.00%) Scrum
7 1 (2.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
3 13 (26.00%) VB
4 10 (20.00%) C++
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCAD
3 1 (2.00%) MCSD
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCTS
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) NetApp
4 5 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Dell
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) CA
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