The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West / Bristol
Rank 123 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.56% 2.60% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 7.50% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 38
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £57,000 £58,250
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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
490 627 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.57% 34.72% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 421 548 504
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) C#
4 13 (38.24%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 12 (35.29%) VPN
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 12 (35.29%) Web Development
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (32.35%) MVC
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) Patch Management
7 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 10 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (29.41%) Change Control
7 10 (29.41%) NAS
7 10 (29.41%) Clustering
7 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 10 (29.41%) Firmware

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (11.76%) CMS
1 4 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) VPN
2 10 (29.41%) NAS
2 10 (29.41%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) Skype
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) MPLS
5 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.94%) CorVu
7 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.94%) DataStage
7 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.94%) Ingres
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Server Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Active Directory Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Exchange Support
9 3 (8.82%) Network Support
9 3 (8.82%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (26.47%) jQuery
6 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 8 (23.53%) Ajax
6 8 (23.53%) Entity Framework
7 7 (20.59%) WCF
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.76%) HTML5
8 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
8 4 (11.76%) Sass
9 3 (8.82%) Apache Flex
9 3 (8.82%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) Driving Licence
2 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Web Development
2 11 (32.35%) MVC
3 10 (29.41%) Change Control
3 10 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (29.41%) Patch Management
4 9 (26.47%) Information Security
4 9 (26.47%) Information Security Management
4 9 (26.47%) ISMS
4 9 (26.47%) Security Management
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 10 (29.41%) Firmware
1 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
1 10 (29.41%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
2 10 (29.41%) HP
3 9 (26.47%) CommVault
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) Informatica
7 1 (2.94%) Capita
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Talend
7 1 (2.94%) Teradata
Bristol, Avon
Aviva
Salary: £ Flexible depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago