The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 50 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 64 71 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.50% 5.37% 6.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.37% 15.11% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 86
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
391 470 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.62% 35.55% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 347 428 363
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Horsham +7 21 £40,000 -5.88%
Haywards Heath 0 13 £27,500 -11.29%
Crawley -8 10 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Chichester +8 5 £34,500 -18.82%
Gatwick -8 2 £45,000 -
Worthing -3 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Bognor Regis - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (50.96%) SQL
2 53 (50.96%) Windows
3 48 (46.15%) .NET
4 47 (45.19%) C#
5 44 (42.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
7 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (33.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (28.85%) T-SQL
11 29 (27.88%) Active Directory
12 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (20.19%) MVC
15 21 (20.19%) CSS
15 21 (20.19%) HTML
15 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
15 21 (20.19%) SharePoint
16 19 (18.27%) Migration
16 19 (18.27%) Data Migration
16 19 (18.27%) Performance Monitoring
17 18 (17.31%) Windows 7
18 17 (16.35%) Visual Studio
18 17 (16.35%) IIS
18 17 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 26 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.19%) SharePoint
3 17 (16.35%) IIS
3 17 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.62%) Lync
7 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.88%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.92%) CMS
9 2 (1.92%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.96%) Node.js
10 1 (0.96%) DNN
10 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) DNS
2 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.73%) Wireless
4 6 (5.77%) SSL
4 6 (5.77%) Firewall
5 5 (4.81%) PPTP
5 5 (4.81%) LAN
5 5 (4.81%) DHCP
5 5 (4.81%) IPsec
5 5 (4.81%) VPN
6 4 (3.85%) Internet
6 4 (3.85%) SAN
7 3 (2.88%) IPX
7 3 (2.88%) IPX/SPX
7 3 (2.88%) VoIP
7 3 (2.88%) WAN
8 2 (1.92%) Intranet
9 1 (0.96%) MPLS
9 1 (0.96%) VLAN
9 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (42.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (33.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.81%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.92%) OLAP
10 1 (0.96%) OLTP
10 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.96%) MySQL
10 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Visual Studio
1 17 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) NUnit
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (2.88%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.88%) LINQPad
6 2 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Law
2 3 (2.88%) Legal
2 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.88%) Games
2 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (44.23%) Developer
2 21 (20.19%) DBA
2 21 (20.19%) Administrator
2 21 (20.19%) SQL DBA
3 18 (17.31%) SQL Server DBA
4 17 (16.35%) Server Administrator
5 14 (13.46%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Tester
9 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Software Tester
9 7 (6.73%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.77%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.15%) .NET
2 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.19%) HTML
3 21 (20.19%) CSS
4 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (13.46%) HTML5
5 14 (13.46%) .NET Framework
5 14 (13.46%) jQuery
6 8 (7.69%) Web Services
6 8 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 8 (7.69%) CSS3
7 6 (5.77%) WPF
7 6 (5.77%) Ajax
8 5 (4.81%) WCF
8 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (3.85%) MDX
9 4 (3.85%) RESTful
9 4 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.85%) GIS
3 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) iPhone
3 4 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.96%) Windows
2 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (17.31%) Windows 7
4 16 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.85%) Android
7 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.96%) Linux
8 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.19%) MVC
3 19 (18.27%) Migration
3 19 (18.27%) Data Migration
3 19 (18.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (15.38%) TDD
5 15 (14.42%) Scrum
5 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.62%) OOD
8 9 (8.65%) Kanban
8 9 (8.65%) BDD
9 8 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.69%) Project Management
9 8 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.73%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Manual Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.96%) SQL
2 47 (45.19%) C#
3 30 (28.85%) T-SQL
4 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.81%) X++
7 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (1.92%) Java
8 2 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 2 (1.92%) MCP
3 2 (1.92%) HND
4 1 (0.96%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) MCTS
4 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (27.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.85%) vSphere
3 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) VMware
3 7 (6.73%) HP
4 5 (4.81%) Sage
4 5 (4.81%) Cisco
5 4 (3.85%) Sophos
5 4 (3.85%) Draytek
5 4 (3.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.85%) Tableau
6 3 (2.88%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.88%) Red Gate
6 3 (2.88%) Google
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.92%) Cognos
8 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.96%) Symantec
8 1 (0.96%) Juniper
8 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.96%) NETGEAR
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Crawley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago