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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Berkshire
Rank 121 129 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 62 102 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.77% 2.01% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.69% 6.97% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55 97 111
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
927 1464 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.50% 28.78% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1265 1062
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +37 27 £46,250 - 1
Slough +27 11 £47,500 -3.55%
Bracknell -1 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Newbury - 5 £37,000 -
Maidenhead -1 4 £62,500 -19.35%
Thatcham - 1 £37,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 125 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (61.60%) SQL
3 55 (44.00%) Windows
4 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (39.20%) Microsoft
6 48 (38.40%) Windows Server
7 43 (34.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 37 (29.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (28.00%) .NET
11 32 (25.60%) SharePoint
11 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (24.80%) T-SQL
13 29 (23.20%) Firewall
13 29 (23.20%) Finance
13 29 (23.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (21.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (19.20%) C#
18 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET
18 23 (18.40%) SharePoint 2010
19 22 (17.60%) Exchange Server 2010
19 22 (17.60%) MS Exchange
19 22 (17.60%) MS Excel
19 22 (17.60%) DNS
19 22 (17.60%) Intranet
19 22 (17.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification

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 32 (25.60%) SharePoint
2 29 (23.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 23 (18.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (17.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (17.60%) MS Exchange
5 15 (12.00%) IIS
6 11 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (8.80%) SAS
7 8 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (4.80%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (4.00%) CMS
9 5 (4.00%) JBoss
9 5 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (3.20%) Drupal
10 4 (3.20%) EPiServer
10 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (3.20%) Kentico
11 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.60%) Apache
12 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (17.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.60%) MS Office
3 6 (4.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Office 365
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.40%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.20%) Firewall
2 22 (17.60%) DNS
2 22 (17.60%) Intranet
3 18 (14.40%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.40%) DHCP
4 13 (10.40%) Network Security
5 8 (6.40%) VoIP
5 8 (6.40%) Wireshark
6 7 (5.60%) VLAN
7 6 (4.80%) SMTP
8 5 (4.00%) BGP
8 5 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.00%) NAS
8 5 (4.00%) SAN
8 5 (4.00%) SNMP
8 5 (4.00%) WebEx
9 4 (3.20%) Skype
10 3 (2.40%) PBX
10 3 (2.40%) Wireless
11 1 (0.80%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (34.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (29.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (21.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (17.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (16.80%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (8.00%) SAS EBI
10 8 (6.40%) InfluxDB
10 8 (6.40%) Power BI
10 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
11 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (4.80%) Base SAS
12 6 (4.80%) OLAP
13 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (4.00%) DTS
13 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
13 5 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.00%) WinDbg
5 4 (3.20%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Back Office
5 4 (3.20%) Games
5 4 (3.20%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) Administrator
3 21 (16.80%) SharePoint Administrator
4 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) SQL Developer
5 13 (10.40%) DBA
6 12 (9.60%) SQL DBA
7 11 (8.80%) Support Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Applications Support
8 10 (8.00%) SAS Developer
9 8 (6.40%) SAS BI Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Senior DBA
9 8 (6.40%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (6.40%) SQL BI Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior SQL DBA
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) .NET
2 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET
3 17 (13.60%) CSS
4 16 (12.80%) HTML
5 13 (10.40%) XML
6 12 (9.60%) jQuery
7 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (5.60%) HTML5
9 7 (5.60%) MDX
10 6 (4.80%) CSS3
10 6 (4.80%) Handlebars
10 6 (4.80%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (4.80%) React
10 6 (4.80%) Web Services
11 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (2.40%) MSMQ
12 3 (2.40%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.00%) Clustering
4 8 (6.40%) Replication
5 5 (4.00%) NHS
5 5 (4.00%) PKI
6 4 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.20%) Social Media
6 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.40%) Fintech
7 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.40%) iPad
7 3 (2.40%) iPhone
8 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.00%) Windows
2 48 (38.40%) Windows Server
3 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (12.80%) Linux
6 11 (8.80%) Unix
7 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.40%) CentOS
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Solaris
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.00%) Document Management
3 18 (14.40%) Business Analysis
4 16 (12.80%) ETL
5 15 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (11.20%) MVC
7 13 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (9.60%) High Availability
8 12 (9.60%) Workflow
9 11 (8.80%) Load Balancing
9 11 (8.80%) SDLC
10 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.20%) Security Management
12 8 (6.40%) Analytics
13 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.60%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.60%) Web Development
14 6 (4.80%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.60%) SQL
2 31 (24.80%) T-SQL
3 24 (19.20%) C#
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.20%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.60%) Java
8 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.00%) VBScript
9 3 (2.40%) C++
10 2 (1.60%) PHP
11 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) Perl
11 1 (0.80%) Python
11 1 (0.80%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.40%) Degree
3 12 (9.60%) CISA
3 12 (9.60%) CISSP
3 12 (9.60%) MCSE
4 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.40%) CEH
5 8 (6.40%) GCIH
5 8 (6.40%) MCP
5 8 (6.40%) MCSA
6 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.00%) CCNP
7 5 (4.00%) CCVP
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.60%) MCITP
9 2 (1.60%) MCTS
10 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (6.40%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.80%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.40%) IFRS
3 3 (2.40%) IFRS 9
3 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.80%) CDISC
4 1 (0.80%) ISO22301
System Software
1 40 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.40%) ProxySG
2 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.00%) ISA Server
4 5 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Nessus
2 5 (4.00%) SCCM
2 5 (4.00%) vMotion
2 5 (4.00%) WSUS
3 4 (3.20%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) Puppet
4 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Ansible
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 49 (39.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle
3 14 (11.20%) VMware
4 12 (9.60%) HP
5 10 (8.00%) IBM
5 10 (8.00%) LogRhythm
6 8 (6.40%) Blue Coat
6 8 (6.40%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.40%) Dell
7 5 (4.00%) Juniper
7 5 (4.00%) Sitecore
8 4 (3.20%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco
9 3 (2.40%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.40%) Sun
9 3 (2.40%) Xerox
10 2 (1.60%) Apple
11 1 (0.80%) Polycom
11 1 (0.80%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.80%) SAP
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