The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 136 62
Rank change year-on-year +24 -74  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 56 54 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.86% 1.57% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.93% 4.75% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 166
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 945 1137 1287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.47% 33.16% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1042 1146
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +12 10 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Havant +9 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Southampton +19 8 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Farnborough -14 6 - -
Eastleigh - 4 £40,000 - 1
Winchester +9 2 £22,500 -57.14% 1
Fareham +8 2 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Petersfield +10 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Portsmouth -10 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (70.19%) Microsoft
3 65 (62.50%) .NET
4 55 (52.88%) C#
5 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
6 47 (45.19%) SQL
7 44 (42.31%) Degree
8 41 (39.42%) JavaScript
8 41 (39.42%) MS Excel
9 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (33.65%) CSS
10 35 (33.65%) MVC
11 34 (32.69%) T-SQL
11 34 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (31.73%) Ajax
13 31 (29.81%) HTML
13 31 (29.81%) Visual Studio
13 31 (29.81%) XML
14 30 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (25.96%) Windows
17 27 (25.96%) Web Services
18 26 (25.00%) jQuery
18 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 25 (24.04%) Team Foundation Server
20 21 (20.19%) Scrum
20 21 (20.19%) Finance
21 20 (19.23%) SOLID

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (9.62%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.92%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.96%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.96%) Kentico
3 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (39.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.62%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.92%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.92%) MS Project
4 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.85%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.69%) Office 365
3 6 (5.77%) PaaS
4 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) LAN
1 6 (5.77%) WAN
2 4 (3.85%) DNS
2 4 (3.85%) Firewall
2 4 (3.85%) PPP
2 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.85%) VPN
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) Skype
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (18.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 14 (13.46%) Power BI
9 10 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (8.65%) MySQL
10 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (6.73%) SAP BW
12 6 (5.77%) QlikView
13 5 (4.81%) Big Data
13 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (29.81%) Visual Studio
2 25 (24.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (18.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
4 4 (3.85%) Trac
5 2 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.96%) JIRA
6 1 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Legal
4 5 (4.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Front Office
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (66.35%) Developer
2 34 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 25 (24.04%) Senior Developer
4 22 (21.15%) C# Developer
5 16 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (14.42%) SQL Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 12 (11.54%) Graduate
9 11 (10.58%) Analyst
9 11 (10.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (10.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Support Analyst
10 10 (9.62%) DBA
11 9 (8.65%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (8.65%) Senior Web Developer
11 9 (8.65%) Software Developer
11 9 (8.65%) SQL DBA
11 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (62.50%) .NET
2 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
3 35 (33.65%) CSS
4 33 (31.73%) Ajax
5 31 (29.81%) HTML
5 31 (29.81%) XML
6 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (25.96%) Web Services
8 26 (25.00%) jQuery
9 19 (18.27%) JSON
10 17 (16.35%) WCF
11 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
12 11 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (10.58%) XSL
13 10 (9.62%) RESTful
14 9 (8.65%) SOAP
15 7 (6.73%) HTML5
15 7 (6.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.96%) iPad
6 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.96%) Windows
2 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
2 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.65%) MVC
3 28 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (20.19%) Scrum
5 20 (19.23%) SOLID
6 16 (15.38%) TDD
6 16 (15.38%) Web Development
7 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.54%) Front End Development
9 11 (10.58%) Data Analysis
10 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (6.73%) ETL
13 6 (5.77%) Analytics
13 6 (5.77%) B2B
13 6 (5.77%) EAI
13 6 (5.77%) ITIL
13 6 (5.77%) OO
13 6 (5.77%) SOA
14 5 (4.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.88%) C#
2 47 (45.19%) SQL
3 41 (39.42%) JavaScript
4 34 (32.69%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.58%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.73%) Java
7 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.81%) C++
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) VB
9 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (42.31%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.92%) MCITP
4 2 (1.92%) MCP
4 2 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
1 2 (1.92%) WAI
1 2 (1.92%) WCAG
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 73 (70.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Infor
4 4 (3.85%) Mitel
4 4 (3.85%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.85%) SonicWALL
4 4 (3.85%) VMware
5 3 (2.88%) RedPrairie
5 3 (2.88%) Telerik
6 2 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) NetApp
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago