The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 70 92 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.92% 5.07% 8.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.39% 16.00% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 144
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
427 575 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.89% 31.72% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 354 461 670
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 +2 37 £40,000 - 4
High Wycombe -3 17 £50,750 +16.00%
Gerrards Cross -1 7 £37,500 +10.29%
Aylesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Iver - 1 £42,500 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 179 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 117 (65.36%) .NET
3 116 (64.80%) SQL
4 104 (58.10%) ASP.NET
5 81 (45.25%) C#
5 81 (45.25%) MVC
6 78 (43.58%) HTML
6 78 (43.58%) CSS
6 78 (43.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 67 (37.43%) MS Excel
8 66 (36.87%) Microsoft
9 62 (34.64%) T-SQL
9 62 (34.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 62 (34.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (32.40%) jQuery
11 55 (30.73%) WCF
12 54 (30.17%) JavaScript
13 51 (28.49%) Visual Studio
14 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (26.82%) .NET Framework
15 45 (25.14%) Windows
16 41 (22.91%) XML
17 39 (21.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (17.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (17.32%) Razor View Engine
21 30 (16.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 30 (16.76%) Ajax
21 30 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.94%) CMS
2 16 (8.94%) IIS
3 12 (6.70%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.35%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (3.35%) Lync
7 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.12%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.56%) Drupal
10 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.56%) Apache
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 67 (37.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.47%) MS Office
2 8 (4.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) Firewall
2 7 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.23%) SAN
3 4 (2.23%) SSL
4 3 (1.68%) Intranet
5 2 (1.12%) Wireless
5 2 (1.12%) LAN
5 2 (1.12%) WAN
5 2 (1.12%) DHCP
5 2 (1.12%) VPN
5 2 (1.12%) DNS
5 2 (1.12%) VLAN
5 2 (1.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (43.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 62 (34.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (17.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (13.97%) Relational Database
6 22 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (9.50%) SSDT
9 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (5.03%) QlikView
11 6 (3.35%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.68%) MS Access
12 3 (1.68%) MySQL
13 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (28.49%) Visual Studio
2 39 (21.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (10.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (6.15%) Moq
4 11 (6.15%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.56%) MSTest
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) Subversion
5 1 (0.56%) NUnit
General
1 30 (16.76%) Finance
2 21 (11.73%) Marketing
3 7 (3.91%) Billing
4 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (69.83%) Developer
2 52 (29.05%) SQL Developer
3 42 (23.46%) .NET Developer
4 22 (12.29%) DBA
5 20 (11.17%) SQL Database Developer
5 20 (11.17%) Database Developer
5 20 (11.17%) Web Developer
6 19 (10.61%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.06%) SQL DBA
8 17 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (8.94%) Analyst
10 15 (8.38%) Junior
10 15 (8.38%) Junior Developer
11 14 (7.82%) SQL Server DBA
12 13 (7.26%) .NET Web Developer
13 12 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (6.15%) Senior Developer
15 10 (5.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 10 (5.59%) Development DBA
15 10 (5.59%) SQL Server Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (65.36%) .NET
2 104 (58.10%) ASP.NET
3 78 (43.58%) HTML
3 78 (43.58%) CSS
4 62 (34.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (32.40%) jQuery
6 55 (30.73%) WCF
7 48 (26.82%) .NET Framework
8 41 (22.91%) XML
9 31 (17.32%) Razor View Engine
10 30 (16.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 30 (16.76%) Ajax
11 29 (16.20%) Web Services
12 28 (15.64%) LINQ
13 26 (14.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 15 (8.38%) ADO.NET
16 12 (6.70%) HTML5
16 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 11 (6.15%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.70%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.03%) Replication
3 9 (5.03%) Clustering
4 8 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.23%) PKI
5 4 (2.23%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.23%) CMDB
6 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.14%) Windows
2 30 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.56%) Linux
7 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (45.25%) MVC
2 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.64%) Scrum
4 25 (13.97%) TDD
5 23 (12.85%) Web Development
6 21 (11.73%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (11.17%) Mentoring
7 20 (11.17%) ITIL
8 17 (9.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (8.94%) Software Engineering
9 16 (8.94%) Change Management
10 14 (7.82%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.82%) Test Scripting
10 14 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.70%) Load Testing
11 12 (6.70%) OOD
11 12 (6.70%) CRM
11 12 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (6.15%) Extreme Programming
12 11 (6.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 116 (64.80%) SQL
2 81 (45.25%) C#
3 62 (34.64%) T-SQL
4 54 (30.17%) JavaScript
5 26 (14.53%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.15%) Java
6 11 (6.15%) Ruby
7 7 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.79%) VBA
8 5 (2.79%) C
9 4 (2.23%) C++
10 3 (1.68%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) VB
12 1 (0.56%) PHP5
12 1 (0.56%) XQuery
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.73%) Degree
3 6 (3.35%) ISEB
3 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.79%) MCITP
5 4 (2.23%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
1 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Hyper-V
1 5 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.68%) XenApp
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Foglight
Vendors
1 66 (36.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.79%) Nintex
2 5 (2.79%) SonicWALL
3 4 (2.23%) VMware
4 3 (1.68%) Syncfusion
4 3 (1.68%) Citrix
4 3 (1.68%) Infragistics
4 3 (1.68%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.56%) Google
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Altura
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago