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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 78 109 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.77% 5.97% 7.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.98% 18.73% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 71 100 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
651 582 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.45% 31.89% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 576 522 463
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -43 31 £42,500 - 1
High Wycombe -11 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Beaconsfield -5 8 £45,000 +15.38%
Marlow -2 7 £35,000 -43.08%
Gerrards Cross - 2 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 200 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (69.50%) SQL
3 113 (56.50%) .NET
4 110 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 105 (52.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 98 (49.00%) C#
7 91 (45.50%) ASP.NET
8 82 (41.00%) Microsoft
9 75 (37.50%) HTML
10 73 (36.50%) MS Excel
10 73 (36.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 69 (34.50%) T-SQL
12 65 (32.50%) MVC
12 65 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 58 (29.00%) CSS
14 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
15 52 (26.00%) XML
16 50 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (22.00%) Windows
18 43 (21.50%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (19.50%) Data Warehouse
20 38 (19.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 38 (19.00%) Web Development
21 36 (18.00%) Scrum
22 35 (17.50%) jQuery
23 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
25 30 (15.00%) Visual Studio
26 28 (14.00%) VB.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (7.50%) CMS
2 7 (3.50%) IIS
2 7 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 73 (36.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) Intranet
1 16 (8.00%) Extranet
2 9 (4.50%) Firewall
3 8 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.50%) VPN
5 4 (2.00%) DNS
5 4 (2.00%) DHCP
6 3 (1.50%) Internet
7 2 (1.00%) SAN
7 2 (1.00%) NAS
8 1 (0.50%) LAN
8 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 110 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (52.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 73 (36.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (19.50%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (19.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (3.50%) MySQL
13 5 (2.50%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.50%) SSDT
14 3 (1.50%) OLTP
14 3 (1.50%) DB2
15 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
15 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 21 (10.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 20 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.50%) Subversion
6 5 (2.50%) JIRA
7 4 (2.00%) NUnit
8 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (10.50%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Automotive
3 13 (6.50%) Marketing
4 3 (1.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Back Office
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (70.50%) Developer
2 56 (28.00%) SQL Developer
3 48 (24.00%) .NET Developer
4 39 (19.50%) C# Developer
4 39 (19.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.00%) DBA
6 25 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 24 (12.00%) Analyst
7 24 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 24 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (11.00%) SQL DBA
9 18 (9.00%) SQL Server DBA
10 13 (6.50%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.50%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.50%) Applications Support
11 11 (5.50%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Business Analyst
13 8 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (4.00%) Administrator
13 8 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (56.50%) .NET
2 91 (45.50%) ASP.NET
3 75 (37.50%) HTML
4 58 (29.00%) CSS
5 52 (26.00%) XML
6 50 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (17.50%) jQuery
8 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 27 (13.50%) Ajax
10 25 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (8.50%) CSS3
12 16 (8.00%) WCF
13 14 (7.00%) Web Services
14 11 (5.50%) HTML5
15 9 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (4.50%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.00%) LINQ
17 6 (3.00%) Silverlight
17 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 5 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Clustering
2 11 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.00%) Replication
5 5 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.50%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.00%) CMDB
8 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.50%) Open Source
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.00%) Windows
2 21 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.00%) UNIX
7 2 (1.00%) Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.50%) MVC
2 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.50%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (19.00%) Web Development
4 36 (18.00%) Scrum
5 21 (10.50%) Data Modelling
6 20 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.50%) ITIL
7 13 (6.50%) TDD
7 13 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.00%) ETL
10 9 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.50%) Market Research
11 8 (4.00%) Use Case
11 8 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.00%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.00%) UML
11 8 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 139 (69.50%) SQL
2 98 (49.00%) C#
3 69 (34.50%) T-SQL
4 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 14 (7.00%) Java
7 6 (3.00%) PHP
8 3 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.00%) VB
9 2 (1.00%) VBA
9 2 (1.00%) PHP5
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (13.50%) Degree
3 9 (4.50%) ISEB
4 3 (1.50%) MCP
5 2 (1.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.00%) MCITP
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) MCTS
6 1 (0.50%) MCAD
6 1 (0.50%) MCSD
6 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.50%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
3 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 82 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.50%) VMware
3 6 (3.00%) Cisco
3 6 (3.00%) Avaya
4 3 (1.50%) IBM
5 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.00%) HP
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) Meridio
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.50%) Tableau
6 1 (0.50%) Nintex
6 1 (0.50%) Citrix
6 1 (0.50%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.50%) Infragistics
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
R21 Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago