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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 46 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.64% 4.49% 4.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.27% 11.93% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 46
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £60,000 £50,000
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 West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
408 461 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.30% 37.60% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 351 431 288
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +10 17 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Haywards Heath +11 9 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Crawley -24 5 £40,000 -9.09%
Chichester +8 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Worthing +1 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Arundel - 1 £35,000 - 2
East Grinstead - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (54.72%) SQL
3 50 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (46.23%) Microsoft
5 48 (45.28%) Windows
6 44 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (40.57%) .NET
8 42 (39.62%) C#
9 39 (36.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET
11 35 (33.02%) T-SQL
12 28 (26.42%) Migration
12 28 (26.42%) MS Excel
12 28 (26.42%) Data Migration
13 27 (25.47%) Performance Monitoring
14 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (21.70%) Active Directory
16 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (19.81%) SharePoint
17 21 (19.81%) IIS
18 20 (18.87%) MS Exchange
19 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (16.04%) Visual Studio
21 16 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
21 16 (15.09%) MVC
22 15 (14.15%) Finance
22 15 (14.15%) Project Management
22 15 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2010
23 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (19.81%) IIS
1 21 (19.81%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.87%) MS Exchange
3 15 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (10.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (8.49%) Lync
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.89%) Commerce Server 2007
8 2 (1.89%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 28 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.55%) DNS
3 5 (4.72%) SSL
3 5 (4.72%) LAN
4 4 (3.77%) DHCP
4 4 (3.77%) PPTP
4 4 (3.77%) Firewall
4 4 (3.77%) Wireless
4 4 (3.77%) IPsec
4 4 (3.77%) VPN
4 4 (3.77%) Internet
5 3 (2.83%) WAN
5 3 (2.83%) IPX
5 3 (2.83%) IPX/SPX
6 2 (1.89%) VoIP
6 2 (1.89%) SAN
6 2 (1.89%) Intranet
7 1 (0.94%) VLAN
7 1 (0.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (36.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.83%) OLAP
8 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.89%) OLTP
10 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.83%) LINQPad
4 3 (2.83%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.89%) NUnit
5 2 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) Moq
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Law
2 3 (2.83%) Legal
2 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.83%) Games
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (35.85%) Developer
2 30 (28.30%) DBA
3 29 (27.36%) Administrator
3 29 (27.36%) SQL DBA
4 26 (24.53%) SQL Server DBA
5 25 (23.58%) Server Administrator
6 12 (11.32%) Software Tester
6 12 (11.32%) Tester
7 11 (10.38%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.55%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Business Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (5.66%) SQL Developer
12 5 (4.72%) Analyst
12 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) .NET
2 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET
3 14 (13.21%) CSS
3 14 (13.21%) HTML
4 12 (11.32%) jQuery
5 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (9.43%) HTML5
7 8 (7.55%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.66%) Entity Framework
8 6 (5.66%) Web Services
8 6 (5.66%) Ajax
8 6 (5.66%) WPF
9 5 (4.72%) CSS3
10 4 (3.77%) MDX
11 3 (2.83%) XML
11 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.89%) Backbone.js
12 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) iPhone
4 3 (2.83%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.89%) GIS
5 2 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.89%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.28%) Windows
2 24 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.32%) Windows 8
5 11 (10.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) Android
7 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.42%) Migration
1 28 (26.42%) Data Migration
2 27 (25.47%) Performance Monitoring
3 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.09%) MVC
4 16 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (14.15%) Project Management
6 13 (12.26%) Regression Testing
6 13 (12.26%) Project Planning
6 13 (12.26%) Test Scripting
7 12 (11.32%) Automated Testing
7 12 (11.32%) Manual Testing
8 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.60%) TDD
9 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.60%) ETL
9 7 (6.60%) ITIL
10 6 (5.66%) OO
10 6 (5.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (54.72%) SQL
2 42 (39.62%) C#
3 35 (33.02%) T-SQL
4 14 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.72%) X++
6 5 (4.72%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.83%) Python
7 3 (2.83%) R
8 2 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.72%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) ISEB
3 2 (1.89%) MCTS
3 2 (1.89%) MCP
3 2 (1.89%) HND
4 1 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (21.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.77%) vSphere
4 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.83%) XenApp
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) SCOM
2 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.32%) VMware
3 6 (5.66%) HP
4 4 (3.77%) Sage
4 4 (3.77%) Tableau
5 3 (2.83%) Red Gate
5 3 (2.83%) Google
5 3 (2.83%) Draytek
5 3 (2.83%) Sophos
5 3 (2.83%) Cognos
5 3 (2.83%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 2 (1.89%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (0.94%) Telerik
7 1 (0.94%) BMC
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits Package+Performance Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago