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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 87 97 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.37% 5.28% 7.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.74% 17.51% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 91 128
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £60,000 £50,000
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
633 554 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.81% 30.14% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 553 501 461
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -27 39 £40,000 -5.88% 5
High Wycombe -5 14 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Beaconsfield -2 6 £45,000 +2.27%
Marlow -5 5 £42,500 -30.89% 1
Gerrards Cross - 4 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 199 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (69.85%) SQL
3 114 (57.29%) .NET
4 107 (53.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 104 (52.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 96 (48.24%) C#
6 96 (48.24%) ASP.NET
7 83 (41.71%) HTML
8 76 (38.19%) Microsoft
9 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
10 70 (35.18%) T-SQL
10 70 (35.18%) MVC
11 67 (33.67%) CSS
12 63 (31.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (28.14%) JavaScript
15 55 (27.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 53 (26.63%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (25.13%) XML
18 45 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (20.60%) Web Development
20 40 (20.10%) Scrum
21 39 (19.60%) Windows
21 39 (19.60%) jQuery
22 38 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
23 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
26 30 (15.08%) Visual Studio
27 29 (14.57%) Razor View Engine

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (7.54%) CMS
2 10 (5.03%) IIS
3 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.51%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.01%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.51%) Apache
6 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.50%) Drupal
8 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.03%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.02%) MS Office
4 3 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.54%) Intranet
1 15 (7.54%) Extranet
2 8 (4.02%) Firewall
3 7 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.02%) VPN
5 2 (1.01%) SAN
5 2 (1.01%) Internet
5 2 (1.01%) DNS
5 2 (1.01%) DHCP
5 2 (1.01%) NAS
6 1 (0.50%) LAN
6 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (53.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 104 (52.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 63 (31.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (27.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (9.05%) Relational Database
9 17 (8.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (7.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (4.02%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (4.02%) MySQL
12 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.52%) SSDT
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.51%) DB2
13 3 (1.51%) OLTP
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 30 (15.08%) Visual Studio
2 26 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (11.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (5.53%) Subversion
4 11 (5.53%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.51%) JIRA
6 3 (1.51%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 21 (10.55%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Marketing
2 15 (7.54%) Automotive
3 6 (3.02%) Retail
4 3 (1.51%) Back Office
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (73.87%) Developer
2 60 (30.15%) SQL Developer
3 49 (24.62%) .NET Developer
4 40 (20.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 40 (20.10%) C# Developer
5 24 (12.06%) Analyst
6 23 (11.56%) Senior Developer
6 23 (11.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (11.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 22 (11.06%) DBA
8 19 (9.55%) SQL DBA
9 15 (7.54%) SQL Server DBA
10 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.03%) Support Analyst
12 11 (5.53%) Business Analyst
12 11 (5.53%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.02%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.02%) Junior
13 8 (4.02%) Business Systems Analyst
13 8 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.29%) .NET
2 96 (48.24%) ASP.NET
3 83 (41.71%) HTML
4 67 (33.67%) CSS
5 53 (26.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (25.13%) XML
7 39 (19.60%) jQuery
8 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 29 (14.57%) Razor View Engine
10 28 (14.07%) Ajax
11 19 (9.55%) WCF
12 18 (9.05%) Web Services
13 16 (8.04%) CSS3
14 12 (6.03%) .NET Framework
15 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (5.03%) HTML5
16 10 (5.03%) LINQ
17 7 (3.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (3.52%) ADO.NET
18 5 (2.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.53%) Clustering
3 10 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.51%) Replication
7 3 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.51%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
8 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.50%) Open Source
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.60%) Windows
2 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (9.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.53%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.51%) UNIX
7 3 (1.51%) Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.18%) MVC
2 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (20.60%) Web Development
5 40 (20.10%) Scrum
6 23 (11.56%) Data Modelling
7 21 (10.55%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.55%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.04%) TDD
9 14 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (5.03%) UML
12 10 (5.03%) ITIL
12 10 (5.03%) ETL
12 10 (5.03%) Use Case
12 10 (5.03%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.52%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (4.52%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 139 (69.85%) SQL
2 96 (48.24%) C#
3 70 (35.18%) T-SQL
4 56 (28.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (13.57%) VB.NET
6 17 (8.54%) Java
7 6 (3.02%) PHP
8 3 (1.51%) C
9 2 (1.01%) VBA
9 2 (1.01%) VB
9 2 (1.01%) PHP5
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (14.07%) Degree
3 10 (5.03%) ISEB
4 2 (1.01%) MCITP
5 1 (0.50%) MCTS
5 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) MCSE
5 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.02%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.51%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 76 (38.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.52%) VMware
3 6 (3.02%) Avaya
3 6 (3.02%) Cisco
4 3 (1.51%) IBM
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle
4 3 (1.51%) Citrix
4 3 (1.51%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.01%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.01%) HP
5 2 (1.01%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.50%) Meridio
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) Tableau
6 1 (0.50%) Nintex
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + Much more benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago