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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 75 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 38 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.12% 5.98% 5.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.22% 16.25% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 68
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,350 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
412 437 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.80% 36.82% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 394 392 438
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -4 12 £50,000 +5.26%
East Grinstead - 11 £37,500 -
Gatwick +5 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Horsham -14 2 £52,500 +40.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (77.11%) C#
3 57 (68.67%) SQL
3 57 (68.67%) .NET
4 54 (65.06%) JavaScript
5 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
6 45 (54.22%) MVC
7 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
9 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
10 29 (34.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (34.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (33.73%) jQuery
11 28 (33.73%) OOP
11 28 (33.73%) OO
12 27 (32.53%) HTML
13 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
13 26 (31.33%) Entity Framework
14 25 (30.12%) XML
15 24 (28.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (26.51%) Windows
16 22 (26.51%) CSS
16 22 (26.51%) Degree
16 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2005
16 22 (26.51%) NoSQL
17 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (24.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (20.48%) Computer Science

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.66%) IIS
2 8 (9.64%) CMS
3 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.43%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Firewall
1 8 (9.64%) SAN
2 5 (6.02%) BGP
2 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (6.02%) Skype
2 5 (6.02%) Wireless
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (28.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (26.51%) NoSQL
4 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (24.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (19.28%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (16.87%) MySQL
9 13 (15.66%) MS Access
10 12 (14.46%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (13.25%) QualityStage
11 11 (13.25%) RDBMS
11 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
11 11 (13.25%) SAP Data Services
12 8 (9.64%) Redis
13 6 (7.23%) PowerCenter
14 5 (6.02%) Pentaho
15 3 (3.61%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.43%) Selenium
3 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.61%) NUnit
5 3 (3.61%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (69.88%) Developer
2 26 (31.33%) C# Developer
3 23 (27.71%) .NET Developer
4 18 (21.69%) SQL Developer
5 16 (19.28%) Software Developer
6 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.07%) SSIS Developer
7 14 (16.87%) SSAS Developer
8 13 (15.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (15.66%) SSRS Developer
9 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (14.46%) ETL Developer
10 11 (13.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (12.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
11 10 (12.05%) Software Engineer
12 9 (10.84%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (9.64%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (9.64%) Team Leader
14 7 (8.43%) Senior Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (68.67%) .NET
2 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
3 29 (34.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (33.73%) jQuery
5 27 (32.53%) HTML
6 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
6 26 (31.33%) Entity Framework
7 25 (30.12%) XML
8 22 (26.51%) CSS
9 15 (18.07%) WCF
10 14 (16.87%) Ajax
10 14 (16.87%) Silverlight
10 14 (16.87%) Web Services
10 14 (16.87%) WPF
11 9 (10.84%) HTML5
12 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
12 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (9.64%) Kendo UI
12 8 (9.64%) REST
12 8 (9.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Debian
2 6 (7.23%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) MVC
2 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.73%) OO
3 28 (33.73%) OOP
4 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.28%) Scrum
6 15 (18.07%) ETL
7 14 (16.87%) Multithreading
7 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.25%) V-Model
8 11 (13.25%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.05%) CRM
9 10 (12.05%) UML
10 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
10 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
10 8 (9.64%) OWASP
11 7 (8.43%) Black-Box Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Regression Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (77.11%) C#
2 57 (68.67%) SQL
3 54 (65.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.66%) C
5 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.82%) VB
6 4 (4.82%) VB6
7 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.61%) MCITP
4 2 (2.41%) CCNA
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (4.82%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Nagios
1 5 (6.02%) Opsview
1 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.20%) vMotion
2 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) IBM
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 11 (13.25%) Trillium
4 10 (12.05%) Informatica
5 8 (9.64%) Telerik
6 7 (8.43%) Cisco
7 6 (7.23%) SAP
7 6 (7.23%) VMware
8 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.02%) Veeam
9 3 (3.61%) Cognos
10 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.41%) EPiServer
10 2 (2.41%) F5
10 2 (2.41%) HP
10 2 (2.41%) Juniper