The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Berkshire
Rank 130 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 59 102 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.62% 1.95% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.90% 6.41% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 99 106
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1000 1591 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.39% 30.48% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 865 1382 1044
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Reading +40 28 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Slough +26 9 £35,750 -24.73% 4
Maidenhead +3 8 £62,500 -19.35%
Newbury +14 5 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Bracknell +4 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Thatcham - 1 £37,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 131 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (58.02%) SQL
3 58 (44.27%) Windows
4 53 (40.46%) Windows Server
5 50 (38.17%) Microsoft
6 49 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (34.35%) Active Directory
7 45 (34.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (29.01%) SharePoint
8 38 (29.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 36 (27.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 35 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (25.95%) Finance
12 31 (23.66%) .NET
12 31 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (22.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 30 (22.90%) Firewall
14 28 (21.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (20.61%) T-SQL
16 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (19.08%) Intranet
17 23 (17.56%) Document Management
18 22 (16.79%) C#
18 22 (16.79%) ASP.NET
18 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
18 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
19 21 (16.03%) MS Exchange
19 21 (16.03%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 38 (29.01%) SharePoint
2 36 (27.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 30 (22.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 21 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (16.03%) MS Exchange
5 15 (11.45%) IIS
6 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.87%) SAS
8 8 (6.11%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (5.34%) JBoss
9 7 (5.34%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.82%) WebSphere
11 4 (3.05%) CMS
11 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (1.53%) Apache
12 2 (1.53%) Drupal
12 2 (1.53%) Kentico
12 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.87%) InfoPath
3 7 (5.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Office 365
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.53%) SaaS
3 2 (1.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.90%) Firewall
2 25 (19.08%) Intranet
3 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
4 20 (15.27%) DNS
5 16 (12.21%) Network Security
6 12 (9.16%) DHCP
7 8 (6.11%) VoIP
7 8 (6.11%) Wireshark
8 7 (5.34%) VLAN
8 7 (5.34%) WebEx
9 6 (4.58%) SMTP
10 5 (3.82%) BGP
10 5 (3.82%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.82%) NAS
10 5 (3.82%) SAN
10 5 (3.82%) SNMP
11 3 (2.29%) PBX
11 3 (2.29%) Skype
11 3 (2.29%) Wireless
12 1 (0.76%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (34.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (29.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (21.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (6.11%) InfluxDB
9 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (6.11%) SAS EBI
10 7 (5.34%) Power BI
10 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.58%) OLAP
12 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.82%) DTS
12 5 (3.82%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (3.82%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (3.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (3.82%) WinDbg
4 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Subversion
6 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (25.95%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Games
3 6 (4.58%) Retail
4 5 (3.82%) Back Office
5 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (25.19%) Developer
2 29 (22.14%) Administrator
3 26 (19.85%) SharePoint Administrator
4 14 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (9.92%) SQL Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Applications Support
7 11 (8.40%) DBA
8 10 (7.63%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.11%) SAS Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SQL BI Developer
10 7 (5.34%) SAS BI Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Presales Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Sales Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.66%) .NET
2 22 (16.79%) ASP.NET
3 17 (12.98%) CSS
3 17 (12.98%) XML
4 16 (12.21%) HTML
5 12 (9.16%) jQuery
6 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (5.34%) HTML5
8 7 (5.34%) MDX
9 6 (4.58%) CSS3
9 6 (4.58%) Handlebars
9 6 (4.58%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (4.58%) React
9 6 (4.58%) Web Services
10 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (3.05%) Middleware
10 4 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.40%) Clustering
4 10 (7.63%) Replication
5 9 (6.87%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (5.34%) PKI
7 6 (4.58%) Social Media
8 5 (3.82%) NHS
9 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.29%) iPad
10 3 (2.29%) iPhone
10 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.27%) Windows
2 53 (40.46%) Windows Server
3 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (10.69%) Linux
6 9 (6.87%) Unix
7 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.05%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.53%) CentOS
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (17.56%) Document Management
3 18 (13.74%) Business Analysis
4 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.98%) Workflow
5 15 (11.45%) MVC
5 15 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (9.92%) Analytics
7 13 (9.92%) ETL
8 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.16%) SDLC
9 11 (8.40%) Security Management
10 10 (7.63%) High Availability
11 9 (6.87%) Change Management
11 9 (6.87%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.87%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.87%) SIEM
12 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.02%) SQL
2 27 (20.61%) T-SQL
3 22 (16.79%) C#
4 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.40%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.87%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.82%) VBScript
8 3 (2.29%) Java
9 2 (1.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Python
10 1 (0.76%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (16.03%) Degree
3 17 (12.98%) CISA
3 17 (12.98%) CISSP
4 15 (11.45%) MCSE
5 11 (8.40%) MCP
6 9 (6.87%) MCSA
7 8 (6.11%) CEH
7 8 (6.11%) GCIH
7 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.82%) CCNP
9 5 (3.82%) CCVP
9 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.29%) MCITP
10 3 (2.29%) MCTS
10 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (6.11%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) CDISC
4 1 (0.76%) ISO22301
System Software
1 45 (34.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.11%) ProxySG
4 7 (5.34%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.82%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Nessus
2 5 (3.82%) SCCM
2 5 (3.82%) vMotion
2 5 (3.82%) WSUS
3 3 (2.29%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (2.29%) Puppet
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (38.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) VMware
3 14 (10.69%) LogRhythm
4 12 (9.16%) HP
5 11 (8.40%) CheckPoint
5 11 (8.40%) Oracle
6 8 (6.11%) Blue Coat
6 8 (6.11%) Dell
6 8 (6.11%) IBM
6 8 (6.11%) Juniper
7 7 (5.34%) Cisco
8 4 (3.05%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.29%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.29%) Xerox
10 2 (1.53%) Apple
10 2 (1.53%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.53%) Sun
11 1 (0.76%) Polycom
11 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
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