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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 54 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.08% 4.07% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.56% 11.69% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 30
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 326 402 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.67% 34.84% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 299 377 378
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
Gatwick 0 22 £57,500 +35.29%
Worthing +4 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Chichester - 11 £42,500 - 1
Haywards Heath - 5 £50,000 -
Crawley +4 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Horsham +4 1 £32,500 -38.09%
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (64.04%) SQL
3 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 44 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (32.46%) T-SQL
8 33 (28.95%) XML
9 31 (27.19%) .NET
9 31 (27.19%) C#
9 31 (27.19%) MS Excel
10 28 (24.56%) Informatica
11 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
12 26 (22.81%) Finance
13 25 (21.93%) Windows
13 25 (21.93%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (21.93%) Translating Business Requirements
13 25 (21.93%) Windows Server
14 22 (19.30%) PRINCE2
14 22 (19.30%) HTML
14 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET
14 22 (19.30%) CSS
15 21 (18.42%) .NET Framework
15 21 (18.42%) HTML5
15 21 (18.42%) Entity Framework
15 21 (18.42%) AngularJS
16 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API

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 19 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (10.53%) IIS
2 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 31 (27.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.53%) SAN
3 5 (4.39%) SSL
4 3 (2.63%) DHCP
4 3 (2.63%) DNS
4 3 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (21.93%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (16.67%) PowerCenter
6 19 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 19 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (11.40%) MongoDB
8 13 (11.40%) NoSQL
9 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (8.77%) DataStage
11 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) NUnit
2 6 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Developer
2 28 (24.56%) Analyst
3 20 (17.54%) Software Developer
3 20 (17.54%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (10.53%) Active Directory Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Architect
4 12 (10.53%) DBA
4 12 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 11 (9.65%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Business Systems Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Technical Business Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.77%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) SSIS Developer
7 9 (7.89%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.95%) XML
2 31 (27.19%) .NET
3 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET
3 22 (19.30%) CSS
3 22 (19.30%) HTML
4 21 (18.42%) .NET Framework
4 21 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 21 (18.42%) Entity Framework
4 21 (18.42%) HTML5
5 20 (17.54%) Ajax
5 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (17.54%) jQuery
5 20 (17.54%) LINQ
5 20 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (17.54%) WCF
5 20 (17.54%) Web Services
5 20 (17.54%) WinForms
5 20 (17.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Windows
1 25 (21.93%) Windows Server
2 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (8.77%) Unix
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.93%) Translating Business Requirements
3 22 (19.30%) PRINCE2
4 20 (17.54%) BDD
4 20 (17.54%) MVC
4 20 (17.54%) TDD
5 19 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 17 (14.91%) Data Analysis
7 15 (13.16%) Project Management
7 15 (13.16%) Scrum
8 13 (11.40%) CRM
9 12 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 12 (10.53%) High Availability
9 12 (10.53%) IT Strategy
9 12 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
9 12 (10.53%) TOGAF
10 11 (9.65%) ETL
11 10 (8.77%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.04%) SQL
2 37 (32.46%) T-SQL
3 31 (27.19%) C#
4 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.77%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.16%) CCNA
2 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.53%) MCSE
4 3 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (3.51%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.56%) Informatica
3 12 (10.53%) 3PAR
3 12 (10.53%) F5
3 12 (10.53%) HP
4 11 (9.65%) Oracle
5 10 (8.77%) Teradata
6 4 (3.51%) Citrix
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco
7 3 (2.63%) VMware
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago