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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 103 90 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 162 279 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.62% 2.92% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.85% 10.32% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 153 248 475
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
London

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
1830 2704 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.59% 28.32% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 2308 3009
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, 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.

1 361 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 265 (73.41%) SQL
3 198 (54.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 176 (48.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 166 (45.98%) T-SQL
6 155 (42.94%) Finance
7 151 (41.83%) Microsoft
8 146 (40.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 122 (33.80%) .NET
10 103 (28.53%) C#
11 102 (28.25%) Business Intelligence
11 102 (28.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 82 (22.71%) Windows
13 79 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
13 79 (21.88%) Banking
13 79 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
14 71 (19.67%) ASP.NET
15 69 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
16 68 (18.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 63 (17.45%) JavaScript
18 51 (14.13%) MS Excel
19 49 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
19 49 (13.57%) Windows Server
20 48 (13.30%) SharePoint
20 48 (13.30%) MVC
21 47 (13.02%) Migration
22 43 (11.91%) ETL
23 40 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
24 39 (10.80%) Oracle
24 39 (10.80%) Replication

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 48 (13.30%) SharePoint
2 31 (8.59%) BizTalk Server
2 31 (8.59%) IIS
3 30 (8.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (6.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.94%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.66%) CMS
6 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.66%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.83%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.55%) Apache
8 2 (0.55%) Kentico
8 2 (0.55%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.28%) Mule
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.48%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (7.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.28%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.65%) Office 365
2 16 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.94%) SaaS
5 3 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.99%) Intranet
2 14 (3.88%) LAN
3 13 (3.60%) WAN
4 12 (3.32%) Firewall
5 11 (3.05%) DNS
5 11 (3.05%) SAN
6 10 (2.77%) SMTP
7 8 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.66%) VPN
9 5 (1.39%) DHCP
9 5 (1.39%) SSL
10 3 (0.83%) Internet
10 3 (0.83%) Wireless
11 2 (0.55%) FTP
11 2 (0.55%) VoIP
12 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.28%) HTTP
12 1 (0.28%) IPsec
12 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 198 (54.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 176 (48.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 146 (40.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 102 (28.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 79 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 68 (18.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (6.09%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (4.71%) Oracle Database
10 16 (4.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (4.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (3.60%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (3.05%) Relational Database
14 10 (2.77%) QlikView
15 8 (2.22%) MS Access
15 8 (2.22%) OLTP
15 8 (2.22%) Power BI
16 7 (1.94%) OLAP
16 7 (1.94%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 38 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.43%) NUnit
4 15 (4.16%) JIRA
5 14 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (3.60%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.05%) MSBuild
8 9 (2.49%) Fiddler
8 9 (2.49%) NCrunch
8 9 (2.49%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.22%) Subversion
10 7 (1.94%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.11%) MSTest
12 3 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 155 (42.94%) Finance
2 79 (21.88%) Banking
3 26 (7.20%) Law
3 26 (7.20%) Marketing
4 13 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.05%) Legal
6 10 (2.77%) Front Office
7 8 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
8 7 (1.94%) Advertising
8 7 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.83%) Back Office
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
10 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (50.69%) Developer
2 97 (26.87%) DBA
3 89 (24.65%) SQL DBA
4 62 (17.17%) Analyst
5 54 (14.96%) Administrator
5 54 (14.96%) SQL Developer
6 53 (14.68%) SQL Server DBA
7 51 (14.13%) .NET Developer
8 44 (12.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 33 (9.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (9.14%) SSIS Developer
10 32 (8.86%) Support Analyst
11 31 (8.59%) C# Developer
12 26 (7.20%) Applications Support
12 26 (7.20%) Senior Developer
13 25 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 25 (6.93%) SSRS Developer
14 23 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
15 22 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 20 (5.54%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (33.80%) .NET
2 71 (19.67%) ASP.NET
3 37 (10.25%) Web Services
4 36 (9.97%) .NET Framework
4 36 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (8.86%) HTML
6 30 (8.31%) Entity Framework
7 27 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (6.65%) CSS
8 24 (6.65%) jQuery
9 20 (5.54%) AngularJS
9 20 (5.54%) WCF
10 19 (5.26%) HTML5
11 17 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (4.43%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (4.43%) LINQ
12 16 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (4.43%) XML
13 15 (4.16%) Ajax
14 12 (3.32%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.80%) Replication
2 26 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.09%) Clustering
4 15 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.88%) Equities
6 13 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
6 13 (3.60%) SWIFT
7 12 (3.32%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (3.05%) Credit Risk
9 9 (2.49%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.11%) Fintech
12 4 (1.11%) iPhone
12 4 (1.11%) Statistics
13 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.71%) Windows
2 49 (13.57%) Windows Server
3 40 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (5.82%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.99%) Linux
7 14 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.05%) Solaris
9 7 (1.94%) Unix
10 4 (1.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.28%) Debian
12 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.25%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (13.30%) MVC
5 47 (13.02%) Migration
6 43 (11.91%) ETL
7 37 (10.25%) Data Analysis
7 37 (10.25%) ITIL
8 36 (9.97%) Asset Management
9 33 (9.14%) CRM
9 33 (9.14%) Scrum
10 29 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (8.03%) TDD
11 27 (7.48%) Kimball Methodology
12 26 (7.20%) High Availability
13 22 (6.09%) SDLC
14 19 (5.26%) OO
15 18 (4.99%) Data Protection
15 18 (4.99%) Wealth Management
16 17 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (73.41%) SQL
2 166 (45.98%) T-SQL
3 103 (28.53%) C#
4 63 (17.45%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.97%) PowerShell
6 20 (5.54%) VB
7 10 (2.77%) VBScript
8 9 (2.49%) VBA
9 8 (2.22%) Ruby
9 8 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 6 (1.66%) C
12 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.11%) Java
13 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.11%) Python
14 1 (0.28%) F#
Qualifications
1 24 (6.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (5.82%) Degree
3 16 (4.43%) MCTS
4 13 (3.60%) MCSE
5 11 (3.05%) MCITP
6 9 (2.49%) MCDBA
7 8 (2.22%) MCSA
8 7 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.94%) MCP
9 4 (1.11%) OCP
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.55%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.16%) SLA
2 13 (3.60%) QA
3 12 (3.32%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.49%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.83%) EMIR
5 3 (0.83%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.55%) Puppet
4 2 (0.55%) SCCM
4 2 (0.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) DameWare
5 1 (0.28%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.80%) Oracle
3 22 (6.09%) VMware
4 12 (3.32%) Bloomberg
4 12 (3.32%) EPiServer
4 12 (3.32%) Reuters
4 12 (3.32%) Tableau
5 11 (3.05%) SAP
6 10 (2.77%) Cisco
7 8 (2.22%) Remedy
7 8 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.94%) IBM
9 6 (1.66%) NetApp
9 6 (1.66%) Sybase
10 5 (1.39%) Citrix
10 5 (1.39%) HP
10 5 (1.39%) Informatica
10 5 (1.39%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.11%) Cognos
11 4 (1.11%) EMC
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + private medical + more
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 24 days ago