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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 150 116 79
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 58 109 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.28% 2.16% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.84% 7.92% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 100 142
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
South East

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
1198 1376 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.45% 27.22% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1100 1118
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wokingham -15 10 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Slough -14 3 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Maidenhead -4 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Thatcham - 2 £38,250 - 1
Newbury +10 1 £45,000 -
Bracknell -8 1 £47,000 +28.76%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (59.56%) .NET
3 71 (52.21%) SQL
4 69 (50.74%) C#
5 60 (44.12%) XML
6 58 (42.65%) Windows
7 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
9 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
10 38 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (27.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (27.21%) MVC
12 35 (25.74%) ETL
12 35 (25.74%) HTML
13 34 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 33 (24.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (23.53%) Finance
15 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (22.06%) WebSphere MQ
16 30 (22.06%) ITIL
16 30 (22.06%) UML
17 28 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
17 28 (20.59%) Web Services
17 28 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
18 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
18 27 (19.85%) VB.NET
19 26 (19.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 34 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.29%) IIS
3 13 (9.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.62%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.41%) JBoss
7 5 (3.68%) CMS
7 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.94%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.47%) Apache
10 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.09%) Office 365
3 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.94%) SaaS
5 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.56%) SAN
2 9 (6.62%) DNS
2 9 (6.62%) Firewall
3 7 (5.15%) DHCP
4 6 (4.41%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.68%) WebEx
6 3 (2.21%) Skype
6 3 (2.21%) VPN
6 3 (2.21%) Wireless
7 2 (1.47%) HTTP
7 2 (1.47%) LAN
7 2 (1.47%) LDAP
7 2 (1.47%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.47%) S/MIME
7 2 (1.47%) SSL
7 2 (1.47%) WAN
8 1 (0.74%) NAS
8 1 (0.74%) Network Security
8 1 (0.74%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (19.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (13.97%) Relational Database
7 18 (13.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (8.82%) DTS
10 7 (5.15%) MySQL
11 6 (4.41%) OLAP
11 6 (4.41%) Power BI
11 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.47%) Moq
4 2 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.74%) MSTest
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 20 (14.71%) Legal
3 18 (13.24%) Banking
4 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.94%) Electronics
5 4 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (36.03%) Developer
2 31 (22.79%) Applications Support
2 31 (22.79%) C# Developer
3 29 (21.32%) .NET Developer
3 29 (21.32%) SQL Developer
4 26 (19.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (16.18%) Software Developer
6 18 (13.24%) .NET Software Developer
6 18 (13.24%) Analyst
6 18 (13.24%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (11.76%) C# WCF Developer
7 16 (11.76%) WCF Developer
8 15 (11.03%) Consultant
9 11 (8.09%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (5.15%) Implementation Consultant
11 7 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (5.15%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.15%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (59.56%) .NET
2 60 (44.12%) XML
3 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
4 35 (25.74%) HTML
5 33 (24.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (22.06%) WebSphere MQ
7 28 (20.59%) Web Services
8 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 24 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (17.65%) Middleware
9 24 (17.65%) WCF
10 19 (13.97%) CSS
10 19 (13.97%) WPF
11 11 (8.09%) jQuery
11 11 (8.09%) MDX
12 7 (5.15%) HTML5
13 5 (3.68%) Hibernate
13 5 (3.68%) NHibernate
14 4 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.94%) Clustering
3 4 (2.94%) PKI
4 3 (2.21%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.47%) AS400
5 2 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.47%) iSeries
5 2 (1.47%) Replication
5 2 (1.47%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.65%) Windows
2 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (16.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (13.97%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.62%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.94%) Linux
8 3 (2.21%) Unix
8 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (27.21%) MVC
3 35 (25.74%) ETL
4 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (22.06%) ITIL
5 30 (22.06%) UML
6 24 (17.65%) SOA
7 22 (16.18%) Waterfall
8 18 (13.24%) SDLC
9 11 (8.09%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (6.62%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.15%) Presales
12 6 (4.41%) CRM
12 6 (4.41%) Manual Testing
12 6 (4.41%) Test Scripting
13 5 (3.68%) Automated Testing
13 5 (3.68%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.68%) Data Management
13 5 (3.68%) Software Testing
13 5 (3.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 71 (52.21%) SQL
2 69 (50.74%) C#
3 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
4 27 (19.85%) VB.NET
5 18 (13.24%) PHP
6 16 (11.76%) Java
7 15 (11.03%) VB
8 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.68%) VC++
10 4 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.47%) VBScript
12 1 (0.74%) Python
12 1 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.47%) CISSP
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.74%) CISA
2 1 (0.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.74%) MCP
2 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 5 (3.68%) GAMP
3 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) FISMA
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (4.41%) XenApp
4 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.21%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.21%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.47%) XenServer
8 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.74%) UAG
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) WSUS
2 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.44%) VMware
3 19 (13.97%) Oracle
4 11 (8.09%) HP
5 10 (7.35%) Citrix
6 7 (5.15%) IBM
7 6 (4.41%) Cisco
7 6 (4.41%) Veeam
8 5 (3.68%) Dell
9 4 (2.94%) EMC
9 4 (2.94%) Sitecore
10 3 (2.21%) Apple
10 3 (2.21%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.21%) Sophos
11 2 (1.47%) SAP
11 2 (1.47%) Tableau
11 2 (1.47%) Talend
11 2 (1.47%) Trillium
11 2 (1.47%) WatchGuard
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago