The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 96 125 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.50% 6.27% 6.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 18.80% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 91 116 127
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
656 665 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.78% 33.37% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 585 601 510
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -36 33 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Marlow +5 12 £41,250 -32.92%
Beaconsfield -6 12 £45,000 +15.38%
High Wycombe -18 8 £31,250 -19.87% 3
Amersham - 3 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 151 (69.91%) SQL
3 127 (58.80%) .NET
4 111 (51.39%) C#
5 110 (50.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 106 (49.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 104 (48.15%) ASP.NET
8 86 (39.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 85 (39.35%) Microsoft
10 83 (38.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 75 (34.72%) HTML
12 74 (34.26%) T-SQL
13 68 (31.48%) MVC
14 64 (29.63%) XML
15 62 (28.70%) MS Excel
16 58 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
17 57 (26.39%) CSS
18 54 (25.00%) JavaScript
19 52 (24.07%) Windows
20 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
21 41 (18.98%) Web Development
21 41 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
21 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
22 38 (17.59%) jQuery
23 36 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 36 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 35 (16.20%) Visual Studio
25 33 (15.28%) Ajax
26 31 (14.35%) VB.NET
26 31 (14.35%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.33%) CMS
2 9 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.78%) IIS
4 4 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.93%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 62 (28.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.78%) MS Office
4 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) MS Project
6 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.87%) Intranet
1 17 (7.87%) Extranet
2 9 (4.17%) Firewall
2 9 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.31%) VPN
3 5 (2.31%) DNS
3 5 (2.31%) DHCP
4 3 (1.39%) SAN
4 3 (1.39%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) NAS
6 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 110 (50.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 106 (49.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 86 (39.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (38.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (6.02%) Relational Database
9 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.31%) QlikView
12 5 (2.31%) MySQL
13 3 (1.39%) DB2
13 3 (1.39%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.93%) OLTP
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.93%) SSDT
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (16.20%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 20 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.09%) Subversion
6 6 (2.78%) JIRA
7 4 (1.85%) NUnit
8 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.93%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.93%) Moq
10 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (9.72%) Finance
2 19 (8.80%) Automotive
3 18 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (1.39%) Retail
4 3 (1.39%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 150 (69.44%) Developer
2 57 (26.39%) SQL Developer
3 48 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 44 (20.37%) C# Developer
4 44 (20.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (14.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (13.43%) Analyst
7 28 (12.96%) DBA
8 25 (11.57%) Senior Developer
8 25 (11.57%) SQL DBA
9 24 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
10 23 (10.65%) Support Analyst
11 18 (8.33%) Applications Support
12 17 (7.87%) SQL Server DBA
13 15 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
15 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (58.80%) .NET
2 104 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 75 (34.72%) HTML
4 64 (29.63%) XML
5 58 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (26.39%) CSS
7 38 (17.59%) jQuery
8 36 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 33 (15.28%) Ajax
10 28 (12.96%) Razor View Engine
11 21 (9.72%) WCF
12 17 (7.87%) CSS3
13 16 (7.41%) Web Services
14 14 (6.48%) HTML5
15 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 10 (4.63%) .NET Framework
17 9 (4.17%) Silverlight
17 9 (4.17%) LINQ
18 8 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Clustering
2 8 (3.70%) Replication
2 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.85%) CMDB
5 3 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) PACS
6 1 (0.46%) Animation
6 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.07%) Windows
2 23 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.93%) UNIX
7 2 (0.93%) Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.48%) MVC
2 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (18.98%) Web Development
4 31 (14.35%) Scrum
5 26 (12.04%) ITIL
6 22 (10.19%) E-Commerce
7 20 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 17 (7.87%) TDD
9 12 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.09%) ETL
11 9 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (3.70%) Market Research
12 8 (3.70%) Migration
13 7 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (3.24%) CRM
13 7 (3.24%) High Availability
13 7 (3.24%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.24%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 151 (69.91%) SQL
2 111 (51.39%) C#
3 74 (34.26%) T-SQL
4 54 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (14.35%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.63%) Java
7 5 (2.31%) PHP
8 3 (1.39%) C
9 2 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.46%) PHP5
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) Python
10 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.19%) Degree
3 5 (2.31%) ISEB
4 4 (1.85%) MCP
5 3 (1.39%) MCITP
6 2 (0.93%) MCSE
6 2 (0.93%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.46%) MCAD
7 1 (0.46%) MCSD
7 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) DICOM
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.31%) VMware Server
2 3 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.93%) XenApp
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) WSUS
1 1 (0.46%) SCCM
1 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 85 (39.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) VMware
3 7 (3.24%) Cisco
4 6 (2.78%) Avaya
5 5 (2.31%) Tableau
6 3 (1.39%) IBM
6 3 (1.39%) HP
7 2 (0.93%) Citrix
7 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle
8 1 (0.46%) Nintex
8 1 (0.46%) McAfee
8 1 (0.46%) Meridio
8 1 (0.46%) 3PAR
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