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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 58 65 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.89% 4.80% 8.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.39% 14.44% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 119
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 £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
433 450 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.48% 33.21% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 387 403 424
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +11 26 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Crawley -8 9 £47,500 +26.66%
Haywards Heath -7 8 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Chichester - 7 £35,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
2 48 (50.00%) Windows
3 43 (44.79%) .NET
4 42 (43.75%) C#
5 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
7 34 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 31 (32.29%) T-SQL
11 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 23 (23.96%) MVC
14 22 (22.92%) HTML
14 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
14 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
14 22 (22.92%) CSS
15 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (18.75%) TDD
16 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
17 16 (16.67%) Scrum
17 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (16.67%) Data Management
17 16 (16.67%) .NET Framework
18 15 (15.63%) jQuery
18 15 (15.63%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
3 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (13.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (13.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (12.50%) IIS
6 9 (9.38%) Lync
7 8 (8.33%) Apache Solr
8 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.13%) Umbraco
11 2 (2.08%) CMS
11 2 (2.08%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.04%) DNN
12 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) DNS
2 8 (8.33%) SAN
3 7 (7.29%) Wireless
3 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.25%) VoIP
5 5 (5.21%) Firewall
5 5 (5.21%) LAN
5 5 (5.21%) SSL
6 4 (4.17%) VPN
6 4 (4.17%) DHCP
6 4 (4.17%) IPsec
6 4 (4.17%) PPTP
6 4 (4.17%) Internet
7 3 (3.13%) IPX
7 3 (3.13%) IPX/SPX
7 3 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (1.04%) MPLS
8 1 (1.04%) Intranet
8 1 (1.04%) ADSL
8 1 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (10.42%) MySQL
6 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.25%) MariaDB
8 4 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.04%) Big Data
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.04%) OLAP
10 1 (1.04%) OLTP
10 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.17%) NUnit
4 4 (4.17%) Subversion
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.13%) LINQPad
6 2 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (1.04%) Moq
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (44.79%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) DBA
3 21 (21.88%) SQL DBA
4 20 (20.83%) Administrator
5 14 (14.58%) .NET Developer
6 12 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 11 (11.46%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.46%) Server Administrator
8 9 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.79%) .NET
2 32 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (22.92%) HTML
3 22 (22.92%) CSS
4 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 15 (15.63%) jQuery
6 15 (15.63%) HTML5
7 9 (9.38%) CSS3
8 8 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 7 (7.29%) Web Services
10 6 (6.25%) Ajax
10 6 (6.25%) WPF
11 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (5.21%) WCF
11 5 (5.21%) NHibernate
12 4 (4.17%) StructureMap
12 4 (4.17%) RESTful
12 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Clustering
3 5 (5.21%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.17%) iPhone
4 4 (4.17%) GIS
4 4 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 48 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.63%) Windows 8
5 14 (14.58%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.33%) Linux
8 4 (4.17%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) MVC
3 18 (18.75%) TDD
4 16 (16.67%) Scrum
4 16 (16.67%) Data Management
5 12 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 12 (12.50%) OOD
5 12 (12.50%) Migration
6 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.46%) BDD
7 10 (10.42%) Kanban
7 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (9.38%) User Stories
8 9 (9.38%) Refactoring
9 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.25%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.25%) Pair Programming
10 6 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) SQL
2 42 (43.75%) C#
3 31 (32.29%) T-SQL
4 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.08%) X++
6 2 (2.08%) VB
6 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.25%) CCNA
2 6 (6.25%) MCSE
3 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) MCITP
4 1 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.13%) vSphere
4 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.08%) XenApp
5 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) HP
2 10 (10.42%) VMware
3 9 (9.38%) Cisco
4 8 (8.33%) Endeca
5 7 (7.29%) 3PAR
6 6 (6.25%) Juniper
6 6 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.17%) Sage
8 3 (3.13%) Sophos
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix
8 3 (3.13%) Draytek
8 3 (3.13%) Google
8 3 (3.13%) Red Gate
8 3 (3.13%) F5
9 2 (2.08%) Tableau
10 1 (1.04%) Symantec
10 1 (1.04%) Cognos
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle
10 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
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