Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.98% 0.80% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.79% 2.26% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% +12.67% -6.25%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 244 221 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 38.30% 35.19% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 191 202 198
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% -7.78%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (84.21%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (84.21%) Replication
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (57.89%) Statistics
5 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
5 11 (57.89%) Perfmon
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (57.89%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) OLAP
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Administrator
1 16 (84.21%) DBA
2 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) LINQ
1 2 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
1 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) Database Mirroring
2 11 (57.89%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) API Development
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft