Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 58 53
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 75 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.59% 4.34% 5.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.07% 13.62% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 112
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 745 778 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.63% 31.87% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 648 726 812
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chichester +1 26 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Worthing -8 22 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Crawley -18 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Horsham -27 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Burgess Hill -8 5 £35,000 +18.64%
Haywards Heath - 2 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (66.67%) SQL
3 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (45.33%) .NET
4 34 (45.33%) C#
5 33 (44.00%) HTML
5 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 33 (44.00%) CSS
5 33 (44.00%) .NET Framework
5 33 (44.00%) Entity Framework
6 31 (41.33%) AngularJS
7 29 (38.67%) MVC
8 26 (34.67%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
8 26 (34.67%) jQuery
8 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (34.67%) HTML5
8 26 (34.67%) BDD
8 26 (34.67%) TDD
8 26 (34.67%) NUnit
8 26 (34.67%) Ajax
8 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 26 (34.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (32.00%) WCF
9 24 (32.00%) WPF
9 24 (32.00%) LINQ
9 24 (32.00%) Web Services
9 24 (32.00%) TCP/IP
10 22 (29.33%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (9.33%) Drupal
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.67%) GeoServer
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.67%) SAN
3 7 (9.33%) DHCP
4 5 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (34.67%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
4 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
4 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (12.00%) OLAP
7 9 (12.00%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (5.33%) GIS
9 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) NUnit
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Developer
2 34 (45.33%) .NET Developer
3 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 26 (34.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (34.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 26 (34.67%) C# Developer
3 26 (34.67%) SQL Developer
4 23 (30.67%) Senior Developer
5 22 (29.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 22 (29.33%) C# Software Developer
5 22 (29.33%) Software Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 19 (25.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.33%) .NET
2 33 (44.00%) .NET Framework
2 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (44.00%) CSS
2 33 (44.00%) Entity Framework
2 33 (44.00%) HTML
3 31 (41.33%) AngularJS
4 26 (34.67%) Ajax
4 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 26 (34.67%) HTML5
4 26 (34.67%) jQuery
4 26 (34.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (32.00%) LINQ
5 24 (32.00%) WCF
5 24 (32.00%) Web Services
5 24 (32.00%) WPF
6 22 (29.33%) WinForms
7 21 (28.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) FMCG
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) PKI
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
1 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
1 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) MVC
3 26 (34.67%) BDD
3 26 (34.67%) TDD
4 22 (29.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.00%) Information Architecture
7 8 (10.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 8 (10.67%) High Availability
7 8 (10.67%) IT Strategy
7 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.67%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.67%) TOGAF
8 7 (9.33%) Logistics
9 5 (6.67%) ETL
9 5 (6.67%) ETL Development
10 2 (2.67%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team Management
10 2 (2.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) SQL
2 34 (45.33%) C#
3 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.33%) MCSE
3 8 (10.67%) CCNA
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.33%) MCSA
5 2 (2.67%) MCITP
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.67%) UAG
4 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (6.67%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) 3PAR
2 8 (10.67%) F5
2 8 (10.67%) HP
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) TARGIT