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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
London / City of London
Rank 128 86 59
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 101 211 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.01% 3.26% 4.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 10.85% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 190 408
Median salary £55,750 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
1582 1945 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 31.51% 30.09% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1738 2520
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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.

1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 219 (76.04%) SQL
3 139 (48.26%) Microsoft
4 131 (45.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 128 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 123 (42.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (39.93%) Finance
8 103 (35.76%) Business Intelligence
9 91 (31.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 87 (30.21%) .NET
11 83 (28.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 82 (28.47%) C#
13 76 (26.39%) Data Warehouse
14 68 (23.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 66 (22.92%) Windows
16 64 (22.22%) ASP.NET
17 55 (19.10%) MVC
18 49 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
18 49 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (16.67%) JavaScript
20 44 (15.28%) Banking
21 43 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
22 42 (14.58%) HTML
23 41 (14.24%) ETL
24 40 (13.89%) .NET Framework
25 38 (13.19%) SharePoint
26 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
27 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
27 36 (12.50%) Oracle
28 34 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012

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 38 (13.19%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (5.56%) IIS
4 15 (5.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (3.82%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.39%) CMS
9 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.04%) Apache
10 3 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.21%) Office 365
3 9 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.13%) PaaS
4 6 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.04%) G Suite
5 3 (1.04%) Yammer
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.86%) DNS
2 12 (4.17%) DHCP
3 7 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.08%) Internet
5 5 (1.74%) Firewall
6 4 (1.39%) Intranet
6 4 (1.39%) SAN
6 4 (1.39%) VPN
7 3 (1.04%) SSL
8 2 (0.69%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.69%) VLAN
9 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.35%) NAS
9 1 (0.35%) WAN
9 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 131 (45.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 123 (42.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 91 (31.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (28.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 76 (26.39%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (23.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (8.68%) Power BI
10 17 (5.90%) Pentaho
11 14 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (3.82%) NoSQL
12 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.08%) RavenDB
13 6 (2.08%) Redis
14 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (9.03%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.90%) NUnit
4 12 (4.17%) MSTest
5 11 (3.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.74%) JIRA
6 5 (1.74%) Subversion
7 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 115 (39.93%) Finance
2 44 (15.28%) Banking
3 21 (7.29%) Legal
4 19 (6.60%) Marketing
5 12 (4.17%) Retail
6 8 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.43%) Advertising
8 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.04%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 156 (54.17%) Developer
2 64 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 63 (21.88%) DBA
4 60 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 56 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 50 (17.36%) SQL DBA
7 38 (13.19%) C# Developer
8 34 (11.81%) SSIS Developer
9 32 (11.11%) Analyst
10 31 (10.76%) Junior
10 31 (10.76%) SSAS Developer
11 30 (10.42%) Senior Developer
12 29 (10.07%) SQL Server Developer
13 28 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 27 (9.38%) Junior Developer
15 26 (9.03%) Administrator
15 26 (9.03%) Business Developer
16 25 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
16 25 (8.68%) Junior SQL Developer
16 25 (8.68%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (30.21%) .NET
2 64 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 49 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
4 42 (14.58%) HTML
5 40 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (11.11%) HTML5
8 30 (10.42%) jQuery
9 29 (10.07%) CSS
10 24 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 24 (8.33%) WCF
11 21 (7.29%) AngularJS
12 20 (6.94%) Entity Framework
13 18 (6.25%) WPF
14 16 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (5.21%) ADO.NET
16 12 (4.17%) LINQ
17 11 (3.82%) Ajax
17 11 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 10 (3.47%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.72%) Replication
2 12 (4.17%) Clustering
3 10 (3.47%) Fat Client
3 10 (3.47%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (3.47%) Thin Client
4 8 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.43%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.08%) Statistics
7 5 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.74%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.04%) LIMS
8 3 (1.04%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.92%) Windows
2 43 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 34 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.86%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.82%) Solaris
7 8 (2.78%) Unix
8 6 (2.08%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.74%) Linux
10 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.76%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (19.10%) MVC
3 49 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (14.24%) ETL
5 28 (9.72%) TDD
6 27 (9.38%) High Availability
7 26 (9.03%) Migration
8 24 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.94%) Asset Management
10 19 (6.60%) SDLC
11 18 (6.25%) Scrum
11 18 (6.25%) SOLID
12 16 (5.56%) Data Management
13 15 (5.21%) ITIL
13 15 (5.21%) Kimball Methodology
14 14 (4.86%) Analytics
14 14 (4.86%) DevOps
15 13 (4.51%) Data Analysis
15 13 (4.51%) Dimensional Modelling
15 13 (4.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 219 (76.04%) SQL
2 128 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 82 (28.47%) C#
4 48 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.90%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.17%) VBA
7 7 (2.43%) Java
8 4 (1.39%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.04%) VB
10 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.60%) Degree
2 10 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.08%) OCP
3 6 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (1.74%) MCSA
5 3 (1.04%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.04%) MCT
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.43%) QA
System Software
1 31 (10.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.21%) XenApp
3 10 (3.47%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.74%) XenServer
6 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.04%) vSphere
7 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (4.17%) SCCM
2 8 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.39%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.39%) SCOM
4 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.35%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 139 (48.26%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.50%) Oracle
3 25 (8.68%) Tableau
4 20 (6.94%) Citrix
4 20 (6.94%) Cognos
5 13 (4.51%) Bloomberg
5 13 (4.51%) Reuters
6 12 (4.17%) Xamarin
7 10 (3.47%) Sybase
8 9 (3.13%) Cisco
8 9 (3.13%) Google
9 8 (2.78%) HP
10 7 (2.43%) QAD
11 6 (2.08%) EMC
11 6 (2.08%) Facebook
11 6 (2.08%) VMware
12 5 (1.74%) LANDesk
12 5 (1.74%) PayPal
12 5 (1.74%) Telerik
13 3 (1.04%) Remedy
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + p
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago