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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 55 57 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 55 61 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.44% 4.39% 8.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.17% 13.56% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 117
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £48,750 £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
452 450 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.48% 32.42% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 406 398 415
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +16 25 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Crawley -11 9 £46,500 +20.00%
Chichester - 8 £43,750 -
Worthing -2 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Haywards Heath -9 1 £40,000 +18.51%
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 -
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
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 24 April 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 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (50.00%) .NET
3 40 (47.62%) C#
3 40 (47.62%) SQL
3 40 (47.62%) Windows
4 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
5 30 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (29.76%) MVC
9 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 24 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 24 (28.57%) HTML
9 24 (28.57%) CSS
10 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 21 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 20 (23.81%) TDD
11 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (21.43%) HTML5
12 18 (21.43%) Scrum
13 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
13 17 (20.24%) .NET Framework
13 17 (20.24%) jQuery
14 14 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (16.67%) Data Management
15 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2010

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (10.71%) Lync
4 9 (10.71%) IIS
5 8 (9.52%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.38%) CMS
8 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.38%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (1.19%) DNN
9 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) DNS
2 8 (9.52%) SAN
3 7 (8.33%) Wireless
4 6 (7.14%) VoIP
5 4 (4.76%) LAN
6 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.57%) WAN
6 3 (3.57%) Internet
6 3 (3.57%) SSL
6 3 (3.57%) Firewall
7 2 (2.38%) PPTP
7 2 (2.38%) IPsec
7 2 (2.38%) DHCP
7 2 (2.38%) IPX
7 2 (2.38%) IPX/SPX
7 2 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (1.19%) ADSL
8 1 (1.19%) VLAN
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 10 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (11.90%) MySQL
6 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (7.14%) MariaDB
9 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.19%) OLAP
10 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) NUnit
4 6 (7.14%) Subversion
5 3 (3.57%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.57%) LINQPad
6 2 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) Moq
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (3.57%) Finance
1 3 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) DBA
3 16 (19.05%) Administrator
3 16 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 13 (15.48%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Server Administrator
7 7 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
3 24 (28.57%) CSS
3 24 (28.57%) HTML
4 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (21.43%) HTML5
6 17 (20.24%) jQuery
6 17 (20.24%) .NET Framework
7 10 (11.90%) CSS3
8 9 (10.71%) Entity Framework
9 8 (9.52%) Ajax
10 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.14%) WPF
11 6 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (7.14%) Web Services
12 5 (5.95%) NHibernate
12 5 (5.95%) WCF
13 4 (4.76%) RESTful
13 4 (4.76%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) GIS
1 6 (7.14%) Clustering
1 6 (7.14%) User Experience
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) iPhone
3 4 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.62%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (15.48%) Windows 8
4 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.52%) Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) MVC
2 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.81%) TDD
4 18 (21.43%) Scrum
5 14 (16.67%) Data Management
6 13 (15.48%) BDD
7 12 (14.29%) OOD
8 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.90%) Kanban
9 9 (10.71%) Refactoring
9 9 (10.71%) User Stories
9 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.33%) Migration
11 7 (8.33%) OO
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (8.33%) Data Migration
12 6 (7.14%) Software Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) SQL
1 40 (47.62%) C#
2 24 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.57%) Java
3 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) X++
5 1 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.14%) MCSE
2 6 (7.14%) CCNA
2 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) HP
2 8 (9.52%) Endeca
3 7 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco
4 6 (7.14%) Juniper
4 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.57%) Citrix
5 3 (3.57%) Red Gate
5 3 (3.57%) F5
5 3 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (2.38%) Tableau
6 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.38%) Sage
7 1 (1.19%) Symantec
7 1 (1.19%) Sophos
7 1 (1.19%) Cognos
7 1 (1.19%) TARGIT
7 1 (1.19%) WatchGuard
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago