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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 77 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 -37  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 43 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.94% 2.89% 6.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.64% 8.96% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 58
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,912
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +31.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 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 404 413 422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 37.03% 32.27% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 345 402 375
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Horsham - 12 £32,500 -
Chichester -6 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Worthing - 9 £60,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £35,000 - 1
Crawley -4 2 £54,000 +8.00%
Haywards Heath - 2 £50,000 -
East Grinstead +4 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (65.63%) SQL
4 46 (47.92%) XML
5 40 (41.67%) .NET
5 40 (41.67%) C#
6 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 39 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (37.50%) HTML
8 35 (36.46%) ASP.NET
8 35 (36.46%) CSS
9 34 (35.42%) .NET Framework
9 34 (35.42%) Entity Framework
9 34 (35.42%) AngularJS
10 26 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (23.96%) Oracle
12 22 (22.92%) Web Services
12 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
12 22 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (22.92%) HTML5
13 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (21.88%) BDD
13 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (21.88%) Translating Business Requirements
13 21 (21.88%) WinForms
13 21 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (21.88%) MVC

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 13 (13.54%) Drupal
2 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.29%) DHCP
3 5 (5.21%) DNS
4 3 (3.13%) SAN
5 2 (2.08%) Internet
5 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 18 (18.75%) NoSQL
7 15 (15.63%) PowerCenter
7 15 (15.63%) RDBMS
7 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
7 15 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (10.42%) DataStage
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) NUnit
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Manufacturing
2 13 (13.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Analyst
3 22 (22.92%) .NET Developer
3 22 (22.92%) Systems Analyst
4 21 (21.88%) Software Developer
5 17 (17.71%) Business Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Technical Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Technical Business Analyst
6 16 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.38%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) XML
2 40 (41.67%) .NET
3 36 (37.50%) HTML
4 35 (36.46%) ASP.NET
4 35 (36.46%) CSS
5 34 (35.42%) .NET Framework
5 34 (35.42%) AngularJS
5 34 (35.42%) Entity Framework
6 22 (22.92%) HTML5
6 22 (22.92%) Web Services
7 21 (21.88%) Ajax
7 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (21.88%) jQuery
7 21 (21.88%) LINQ
7 21 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (21.88%) WCF
7 21 (21.88%) WinForms
7 21 (21.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) FMCG
2 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.25%) Clustering
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) PKI
6 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) SCORM
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Windows
1 13 (13.54%) Windows Server
2 10 (10.42%) Unix
3 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.88%) BDD
2 21 (21.88%) MVC
2 21 (21.88%) TDD
2 21 (21.88%) Translating Business Requirements
3 17 (17.71%) Project Management
4 15 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
4 15 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 13 (13.54%) Logistics
5 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.42%) Data Analysis
6 10 (10.42%) ETL
6 10 (10.42%) Scrum
6 10 (10.42%) V-Model
7 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.29%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (7.29%) Visualisation
8 5 (5.21%) CRM
9 3 (3.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 63 (65.63%) SQL
2 40 (41.67%) C#
3 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.79%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.54%) PHP
5 13 (13.54%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.42%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.29%) MCSA
3 5 (5.21%) MCSE
4 3 (3.13%) CCNA
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.08%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.08%) UAG
4 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.96%) Oracle
3 19 (19.79%) Informatica
4 10 (10.42%) Teradata
5 7 (7.29%) VMware
6 3 (3.13%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.13%) F5
6 3 (3.13%) HP
Chichester, West Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago