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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 62 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.86% 5.17% 5.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.03% 14.03% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 66
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £48,250 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
435 449 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.97% 36.83% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 412 405 426
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 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 3 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
East Grinstead - 18 £37,500 -
Crawley -2 10 £47,500 +1.06%
Gatwick +5 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Horsham -9 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Worthing -4 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (77.53%) C#
3 63 (70.79%) JavaScript
3 63 (70.79%) .NET
4 58 (65.17%) SQL
4 58 (65.17%) Microsoft
5 54 (60.67%) MVC
6 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (46.07%) MS Excel
8 36 (40.45%) .NET Framework
8 36 (40.45%) Entity Framework
9 35 (39.33%) OOP
9 35 (39.33%) OO
10 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
11 32 (35.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (34.83%) jQuery
12 31 (34.83%) HTML
13 28 (31.46%) Windows
13 28 (31.46%) NoSQL
13 28 (31.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (28.09%) Degree
15 25 (28.09%) XML
15 25 (28.09%) CSS
16 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
17 21 (23.60%) Computer Science
17 21 (23.60%) WCF
17 21 (23.60%) WPF
18 20 (22.47%) Silverlight

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 14 (15.73%) IIS
2 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (12.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.99%) CMS
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (46.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) SAN
2 8 (8.99%) Firewall
3 6 (6.74%) VoIP
4 5 (5.62%) BGP
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (5.62%) Skype
4 5 (5.62%) Wireless
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (31.46%) NoSQL
3 28 (31.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (22.47%) MySQL
4 20 (22.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (14.61%) MS Access
8 10 (11.24%) RDBMS
8 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
9 9 (10.11%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (8.99%) QualityStage
10 8 (8.99%) Redis
10 8 (8.99%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (6.74%) Pentaho
12 5 (5.62%) GIS
12 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.74%) Selenium
4 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.62%) NUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 5 (5.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (66.29%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) C# Developer
3 32 (35.96%) .NET Developer
4 22 (24.72%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (24.72%) Software Developer
5 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (16.85%) SQL Developer
7 14 (15.73%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (15.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (14.61%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (14.61%) Senior Developer
9 12 (13.48%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (11.24%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Software Engineer
10 10 (11.24%) SSIS Developer
11 9 (10.11%) SSAS Developer
12 8 (8.99%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (70.79%) .NET
2 36 (40.45%) .NET Framework
2 36 (40.45%) Entity Framework
3 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
4 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (34.83%) HTML
5 31 (34.83%) jQuery
6 25 (28.09%) CSS
6 25 (28.09%) XML
7 21 (23.60%) WCF
7 21 (23.60%) WPF
8 20 (22.47%) Silverlight
9 17 (19.10%) Ajax
10 11 (12.36%) HTML5
11 10 (11.24%) Web Services
12 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 9 (10.11%) Kendo UI
13 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
13 8 (8.99%) REST
13 8 (8.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (23.60%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.74%) Clustering
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.46%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Debian
2 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) MVC
2 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) OO
3 35 (39.33%) OOP
4 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
5 20 (22.47%) Multithreading
5 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.10%) Scrum
7 11 (12.36%) UML
8 10 (11.24%) V-Model
8 10 (11.24%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.99%) Asset Management
10 8 (8.99%) CRM
10 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.99%) OWASP
10 8 (8.99%) Web Development
11 6 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.74%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 69 (77.53%) C#
2 63 (70.79%) JavaScript
3 58 (65.17%) SQL
4 13 (14.61%) C
5 9 (10.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.62%) VB
6 5 (5.62%) VB6
7 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.74%) CCNA
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) MCITP
5 1 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) Data Quality
1 8 (8.99%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.49%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (4.49%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.25%) vSphere
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Nagios
1 5 (5.62%) Opsview
1 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.12%) vMotion
2 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (65.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Cisco
3 9 (10.11%) IBM
3 9 (10.11%) Telerik
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 8 (8.99%) Trillium
5 6 (6.74%) 3PAR
5 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.74%) F5
5 6 (6.74%) HP
5 6 (6.74%) Juniper
5 6 (6.74%) SAP
5 6 (6.74%) VMware
6 5 (5.62%) Informatica
6 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.62%) Veeam
7 2 (2.25%) Cognos
7 2 (2.25%) EPiServer