Multiple Counts in one query

I am relatively new to SQL and would like some help on how to do multiple counts in one query.

An example would be:

table: Sales History

EmployeeID ItemSold
0 1
2 2
2 1
0 2
1 1
2 3
2 2
0 2
2 1
1 1
0 3
1 2
1 3
2 3

How do I write a query to return how many of each item each employee sold summary?

EmployeeID Item1 Item2 Item2
0 1 2 1
1 2 1 1
2 2 2 2

I can get it to count one Item, with the following select statement,

SELECT SalesHistoy.EmpID, Count(SalesHistory.ItemSold) as Item1 From SalesHistoy WHERE SalesHistoy.ItemSold=1 GROUP BY Sales.Histoy.EmpID

but have struggled to get it to work for more items without using multiple queries.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
Col-ZAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

momi_sabagCommented:
which database are you using?
if you are using sql server, you can use the pivot clause
0
Col-ZAuthor Commented:
I am using MS Access 2007
0
momi_sabagCommented:
do you have a limited number of items?
0
The Ultimate Tool Kit for Technolgy Solution Provi

Broken down into practical pointers and step-by-step instructions, the IT Service Excellence Tool Kit delivers expert advice for technology solution providers. Get your free copy for valuable how-to assets including sample agreements, checklists, flowcharts, and more!

Col-ZAuthor Commented:
Yes, there is a limited number of items.
0
karunamoorthyCommented:
You can try this and give your remakrs pl.

TRANSFORM ItemSold
SELECT EmployeeID
FROM SalesHistoy
GROUP BY EmployeeID
PIVOT ItemSold
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Col-ZAuthor Commented:
Thanks!

That was exactly what I was after!
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Query Syntax

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.