The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
London / City of London
Rank 116 87 62
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 107 215 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.17% 3.14% 4.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 10.49% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 101 195 403
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1605 2049 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.49% 29.97% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1803 2536
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the City of London region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 270 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 198 (73.33%) SQL
3 152 (56.30%) Microsoft
4 131 (48.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 128 (47.41%) T-SQL
6 109 (40.37%) Business Intelligence
7 104 (38.52%) Finance
8 95 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 94 (34.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 94 (34.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 84 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
11 77 (28.52%) .NET
12 76 (28.15%) Windows
13 65 (24.07%) C#
14 52 (19.26%) ASP.NET
15 49 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
16 48 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
17 44 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
18 43 (15.93%) MVC
18 43 (15.93%) Windows Server 2012
19 41 (15.19%) Windows Server
20 40 (14.81%) JavaScript
20 40 (14.81%) MS Excel
21 39 (14.44%) SharePoint
22 38 (14.07%) Banking
23 35 (12.96%) .NET Framework
24 34 (12.59%) Power BI
24 34 (12.59%) ASP.NET Web API
25 33 (12.22%) HTML
26 32 (11.85%) ETL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (14.44%) SharePoint
2 23 (8.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (4.81%) IIS
4 13 (4.81%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.59%) CMS
7 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.11%) Apache
8 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) RMDS
3 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.19%) Office 365
3 9 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.22%) PaaS
5 3 (1.11%) G Suite
5 3 (1.11%) Yammer
6 2 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.30%) DNS
2 13 (4.81%) DHCP
3 12 (4.44%) SAN
4 8 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.22%) Firewall
5 6 (2.22%) Internet
6 5 (1.85%) VPN
7 3 (1.11%) Intranet
7 3 (1.11%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.11%) LAN
7 3 (1.11%) SSL
7 3 (1.11%) WAN
8 2 (0.74%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.74%) VLAN
8 2 (0.74%) Wireless
9 1 (0.37%) FTP
9 1 (0.37%) HTTP
9 1 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 131 (48.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 94 (34.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 94 (34.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (12.59%) Power BI
8 25 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (7.78%) Pentaho
10 16 (5.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (4.81%) Relational Database
12 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
13 10 (3.70%) OLAP
14 9 (3.33%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.59%) Big Data
15 7 (2.59%) QlikView
16 6 (2.22%) MongoDB
16 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.93%) NUnit
4 11 (4.07%) MSTest
5 9 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.48%) Subversion
7 2 (0.74%) JIRA
7 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (38.52%) Finance
2 38 (14.07%) Banking
3 16 (5.93%) Marketing
4 15 (5.56%) Legal
5 13 (4.81%) Retail
6 7 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.22%) Advertising
7 6 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.48%) Law
10 3 (1.11%) Back Office
10 3 (1.11%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (54.81%) Developer
2 70 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 64 (23.70%) SQL Developer
4 47 (17.41%) .NET Developer
5 45 (16.67%) DBA
6 41 (15.19%) SSIS Developer
7 39 (14.44%) SSAS Developer
8 36 (13.33%) SQL DBA
8 36 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 34 (12.59%) SQL BI Developer
10 32 (11.85%) C# Developer
11 31 (11.48%) Junior
12 29 (10.74%) Business Developer
13 28 (10.37%) Senior Developer
13 28 (10.37%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 27 (10.00%) Junior Developer
15 25 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 24 (8.89%) Junior SQL Developer
16 24 (8.89%) Junior SQL Server Developer
17 23 (8.52%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (28.52%) .NET
2 52 (19.26%) ASP.NET
3 35 (12.96%) .NET Framework
4 34 (12.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 33 (12.22%) HTML
6 30 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (8.89%) CSS
8 23 (8.52%) HTML5
9 22 (8.15%) WCF
10 21 (7.78%) jQuery
11 16 (5.93%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.93%) Entity Framework
12 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (4.07%) Ajax
15 10 (3.70%) ADO.NET
15 10 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (3.70%) WPF
15 10 (3.70%) XML
16 9 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.04%) Replication
2 13 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.81%) Clustering
3 10 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 10 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 8 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.11%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.11%) Fintech
7 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.74%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.37%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.15%) Windows
2 49 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (15.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (15.19%) Windows Server
5 15 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.44%) Linux
6 12 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.22%) Solaris
7 6 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.74%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.74%) Unix
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.37%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.93%) MVC
4 32 (11.85%) ETL
5 25 (9.26%) TDD
6 24 (8.89%) Migration
7 21 (7.78%) ITIL
8 19 (7.04%) High Availability
8 19 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (6.30%) Data Management
11 15 (5.56%) SOLID
12 13 (4.81%) DevOps
12 13 (4.81%) Kimball Methodology
13 12 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
13 12 (4.44%) Front End Development
13 12 (4.44%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.07%) Analytics
14 11 (4.07%) Asset Management
14 11 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 198 (73.33%) SQL
2 128 (47.41%) T-SQL
3 65 (24.07%) C#
4 40 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 25 (9.26%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.44%) VBA
7 7 (2.59%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.22%) Java
9 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.11%) PHP
10 3 (1.11%) VB
11 2 (0.74%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.37%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.37%) Python
12 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (8.89%) Degree
2 13 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.11%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.11%) MCP
3 3 (1.11%) MCPD
3 3 (1.11%) MCSA
3 3 (1.11%) MCT
3 3 (1.11%) MCTS
4 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.74%) OCP
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.37%) MCSE
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) QA
2 9 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (11.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.56%) XenApp
3 10 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.85%) XenServer
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) SCCM
2 4 (1.48%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.11%) SCOM
4 2 (0.74%) Control-M
4 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.37%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.37%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 152 (56.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.48%) Tableau
3 26 (9.63%) Oracle
4 23 (8.52%) Cognos
5 18 (6.67%) Citrix
6 12 (4.44%) Bloomberg
6 12 (4.44%) Reuters
7 10 (3.70%) Cisco
7 10 (3.70%) VMware
8 9 (3.33%) Google
9 8 (2.96%) HP
9 8 (2.96%) Xamarin
10 7 (2.59%) QAD
11 6 (2.22%) EMC
11 6 (2.22%) Facebook
11 6 (2.22%) Sybase
12 5 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.85%) Telerik
13 4 (1.48%) SAP
14 3 (1.11%) Remedy
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