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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 110 105 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.19% 5.27% 7.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.87% 16.75% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 93 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,300 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
583 627 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.51% 31.44% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 482 508 614
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -12 50 £40,000 - 4
High Wycombe +6 20 £50,000 -
Gerrards Cross -1 11 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Iver - 7 £47,500 - 1
Marlow -10 3 £42,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 191 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 135 (70.68%) SQL
3 115 (60.21%) .NET
4 103 (53.93%) ASP.NET
5 95 (49.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 86 (45.03%) C#
7 84 (43.98%) HTML
8 80 (41.88%) MVC
9 72 (37.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 71 (37.17%) CSS
10 71 (37.17%) MS Excel
10 71 (37.17%) Microsoft
11 68 (35.60%) T-SQL
12 60 (31.41%) JavaScript
13 59 (30.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (28.27%) jQuery
15 43 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (20.94%) Windows
18 38 (19.90%) XML
18 38 (19.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 35 (18.32%) Visual Studio
19 35 (18.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 34 (17.80%) Web Development
20 34 (17.80%) Razor View Engine
21 33 (17.28%) WCF
21 33 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
22 32 (16.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 31 (16.23%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 17 (8.90%) CMS
2 10 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.71%) IIS
4 6 (3.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.57%) Apache
7 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) Lync
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) Drupal
9 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 71 (37.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.19%) MS Office
3 6 (3.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.52%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) Firewall
2 9 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.19%) Intranet
3 8 (4.19%) Extranet
4 5 (2.62%) SAN
5 4 (2.09%) SSL
5 4 (2.09%) VPN
6 3 (1.57%) DNS
6 3 (1.57%) DHCP
7 2 (1.05%) LAN
7 2 (1.05%) WAN
7 2 (1.05%) Wireless
7 2 (1.05%) VLAN
7 2 (1.05%) Network Security
8 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (49.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 72 (37.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (18.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (16.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (13.61%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (13.09%) Relational Database
9 17 (8.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (6.81%) SSDT
12 9 (4.71%) QlikView
13 8 (4.19%) RDBMS
14 7 (3.66%) MySQL
15 3 (1.57%) MS Access
15 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
16 2 (1.05%) OLTP
16 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (18.32%) Visual Studio
2 28 (14.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (12.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.52%) Moq
4 1 (0.52%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (15.18%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Marketing
3 8 (4.19%) Automotive
4 7 (3.66%) Billing
5 5 (2.62%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 142 (74.35%) Developer
2 59 (30.89%) SQL Developer
3 42 (21.99%) .NET Developer
4 31 (16.23%) C# Developer
5 29 (15.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (14.14%) DBA
7 22 (11.52%) SQL DBA
8 18 (9.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Senior Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Web Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Analyst
9 17 (8.90%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (8.38%) Database Developer
10 16 (8.38%) Junior
10 16 (8.38%) SQL Database Developer
10 16 (8.38%) Junior Developer
11 12 (6.28%) Development DBA
11 12 (6.28%) SQL Server Development DBA
12 11 (5.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (60.21%) .NET
2 103 (53.93%) ASP.NET
3 84 (43.98%) HTML
4 71 (37.17%) CSS
5 59 (30.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (28.27%) jQuery
7 38 (19.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 38 (19.90%) XML
8 34 (17.80%) Razor View Engine
9 33 (17.28%) WCF
10 31 (16.23%) .NET Framework
11 25 (13.09%) Ajax
12 21 (10.99%) Web Services
13 17 (8.90%) CSS3
13 17 (8.90%) LINQ
14 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (7.85%) ADO.NET
15 14 (7.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (6.28%) HTML5
17 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.81%) Client/Server
3 12 (6.28%) Clustering
4 11 (5.76%) Replication
5 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.09%) CMDB
6 4 (2.09%) PKI
6 4 (2.09%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.94%) Windows
2 30 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.71%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.19%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.57%) UNIX
7 3 (1.57%) Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (41.88%) MVC
2 43 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (17.80%) Web Development
4 28 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (11.52%) Scrum
6 20 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (9.42%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.85%) ITIL
9 15 (7.85%) CRM
10 14 (7.33%) Test Scripting
11 13 (6.81%) Load Testing
12 12 (6.28%) Change Management
13 11 (5.76%) TDD
13 11 (5.76%) Content Management
13 11 (5.76%) ETL
13 11 (5.76%) Data Modelling
13 11 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (5.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 135 (70.68%) SQL
2 86 (45.03%) C#
3 68 (35.60%) T-SQL
4 60 (31.41%) JavaScript
5 24 (12.57%) VB.NET
6 16 (8.38%) Java
7 6 (3.14%) VBA
8 4 (2.09%) PHP
9 3 (1.57%) VB
10 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.05%) C
11 1 (0.52%) C++
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) XQuery
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.47%) Degree
3 6 (3.14%) MCITP
3 6 (3.14%) ISEB
4 4 (2.09%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.09%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.57%) XenApp
3 3 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Foglight
Vendors
1 71 (37.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.66%) VMware
3 5 (2.62%) SonicWALL
3 5 (2.62%) Cisco
3 5 (2.62%) Avaya
4 3 (1.57%) Citrix
4 3 (1.57%) Interwoven
4 3 (1.57%) Syncfusion
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle
4 3 (1.57%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) HP
6 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.52%) Meridio
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) Tableau
6 1 (0.52%) Nintex
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
DP Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + Much more benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago