The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South Wales / Newport
Rank - 25 33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport - 4.45% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 23.40% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 5
Median salary - £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
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 Newport with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 65 47 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 36.31% 19.03% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 68
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,388 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,950 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Newport

SQL Server 2008
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newport region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Help Desk Manager
1 5 (100.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft