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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 34 48
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.35% 5.69% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 15.56% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 3
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +4.37%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 114 90 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 31.84% 36.59% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 78
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Ajax
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
5 5 (38.46%) LINQ to SQL
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) API Development
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (30.77%) React

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) IMAP
1 3 (23.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
4 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (38.46%) LINQ
4 5 (38.46%) LINQ to SQL
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) React
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) RequireJS
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) API Development
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Statistics
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per day + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago