Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 40 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 -13 +22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.39% 1.02% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.13% 4.23% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Belfast median annual salary £30,000 £23,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.66% -41.25% +52.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £31,050 £42,500
County Antrim median annual salary £28,250 £23,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.21% -41.25% +52.38%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 121 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 33.61% 24.23% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 42
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £24,325
90th Percentile £48,500 £55,000 £53,750
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Belfast

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Belfast.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft