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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 126 161 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.34% 8.13% 9.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 21.16% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 156 183
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 £30,600 £33,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
693 761 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.39% 38.41% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 576 722 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 65 £36,250 -14.70% 5
Beaconsfield +5 17 £40,000 +8.10% 1
High Wycombe -5 16 £42,500 -15.00%
Marlow -6 12 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Gerrards Cross +9 4 £34,000 -24.44%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 217 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 180 (82.95%) SQL
3 153 (70.51%) .NET
4 128 (58.99%) C#
5 126 (58.06%) ASP.NET
6 114 (52.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 96 (44.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 86 (39.63%) HTML
9 83 (38.25%) XML
9 83 (38.25%) MVC
10 80 (36.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
12 74 (34.10%) MS Excel
13 73 (33.64%) T-SQL
14 66 (30.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 62 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (27.65%) JavaScript
16 60 (27.65%) CSS
16 60 (27.65%) Windows
17 52 (23.96%) jQuery
18 50 (23.04%) Web Development
19 48 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 42 (19.35%) Ajax
21 40 (18.43%) Web Services
22 39 (17.97%) VB.NET
23 37 (17.05%) Visual Studio
24 36 (16.59%) ITIL
25 33 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
25 33 (15.21%) WCF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (6.45%) CMS
2 13 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.69%) IIS
4 4 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) DNN
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 74 (34.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.76%) MS Office
4 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.92%) MS Project
5 2 (0.92%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.46%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) TCP/IP
1 12 (5.53%) Intranet
1 12 (5.53%) Firewall
2 11 (5.07%) Extranet
3 8 (3.69%) DNS
3 8 (3.69%) DHCP
4 6 (2.76%) VPN
5 3 (1.38%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) FTP
7 1 (0.46%) LAN
7 1 (0.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.46%) SAN
7 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 114 (52.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 96 (44.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (36.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (30.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (14.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.15%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.76%) QlikView
9 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.38%) OLTP
11 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.92%) SSDT
13 1 (0.46%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.46%) DTS
13 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 37 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 22 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (5.07%) JIRA
5 10 (4.61%) Subversion
6 9 (4.15%) NUnit
7 3 (1.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.92%) Moq
8 2 (0.92%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.46%) MSTest
General
1 19 (8.76%) Automotive
2 18 (8.29%) Marketing
3 9 (4.15%) Finance
4 3 (1.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 145 (66.82%) Developer
2 52 (23.96%) .NET Developer
2 52 (23.96%) SQL Developer
3 48 (22.12%) DBA
4 43 (19.82%) SQL DBA
5 34 (15.67%) C# Developer
6 33 (15.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (14.75%) Analyst
8 27 (12.44%) Support Analyst
9 20 (9.22%) Applications Support
10 19 (8.76%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (7.83%) Senior Developer
11 17 (7.83%) Web Developer
11 17 (7.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Developer
12 16 (7.37%) SQL Server DBA
13 12 (5.53%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.07%) Software Developer
14 11 (5.07%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (70.51%) .NET
2 126 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 86 (39.63%) HTML
4 83 (38.25%) XML
5 62 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (27.65%) CSS
7 52 (23.96%) jQuery
8 48 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 42 (19.35%) Ajax
10 40 (18.43%) Web Services
11 33 (15.21%) WCF
12 29 (13.36%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (11.06%) .NET Framework
14 15 (6.91%) ADO.NET
14 15 (6.91%) CSS3
14 15 (6.91%) HTML5
15 10 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (4.15%) RESTful
17 8 (3.69%) Silverlight
17 8 (3.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.06%) Clustering
2 19 (8.76%) Replication
3 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.07%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.61%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.15%) CMDB
6 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.92%) EPoS
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.46%) PACS
8 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.46%) Animation
8 1 (0.46%) Social Media
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.65%) Windows
2 32 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.53%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Linux
7 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.25%) MVC
2 50 (23.04%) Web Development
3 48 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.59%) ITIL
5 28 (12.90%) TDD
6 22 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (8.29%) Scrum
9 15 (6.91%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.53%) OO
10 12 (5.53%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.53%) Content Management
11 11 (5.07%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.15%) Data Management
12 9 (4.15%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.15%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (3.69%) Kanban
13 8 (3.69%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 180 (82.95%) SQL
2 128 (58.99%) C#
3 73 (33.64%) T-SQL
4 60 (27.65%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.97%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.84%) Java
7 2 (0.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (13.82%) Degree
2 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.69%) MCP
4 7 (3.23%) MCDBA
5 5 (2.30%) ISEB
6 2 (0.92%) MCSD
7 1 (0.46%) MCSE
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.46%) MCAD
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) SLA
1 2 (0.92%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) VMware Server
2 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) WSUS
1 1 (0.46%) SCCM
1 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.76%) VMware
3 5 (2.30%) Tableau
4 2 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.46%) McAfee
5 1 (0.46%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) Citrix
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco
5 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.46%) 3PAR
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £28,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago