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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 87 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 219 389 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.15% 3.73% 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.35% 12.70% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 190 339 479
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
1930 3063 3756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.76% 29.38% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 2665 3271
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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.

1 431 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 299 (69.37%) SQL
3 234 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 231 (53.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 190 (44.08%) Finance
6 182 (42.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 176 (40.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 157 (36.43%) .NET
9 156 (36.19%) T-SQL
10 128 (29.70%) C#
11 111 (25.75%) MS Excel
12 90 (20.88%) SharePoint
12 90 (20.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 89 (20.65%) ASP.NET
13 89 (20.65%) Banking
14 86 (19.95%) Windows
15 81 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
16 79 (18.33%) ITIL
17 76 (17.63%) SQL Server 2014
18 75 (17.40%) Microsoft Certification
19 69 (16.01%) JavaScript
20 61 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
21 60 (13.92%) SharePoint 2010
22 59 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
23 58 (13.46%) Replication
23 58 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 57 (13.23%) SharePoint 2013
25 56 (12.99%) Degree
25 56 (12.99%) MS Office
26 55 (12.76%) 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 90 (20.88%) SharePoint
2 60 (13.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 57 (13.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 41 (9.51%) IIS
5 21 (4.87%) CMS
6 16 (3.71%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (2.32%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.86%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.39%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.23%) Apache
14 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.23%) Kentico
Applications
1 111 (25.75%) MS Excel
2 56 (12.99%) MS Office
3 9 (2.09%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (4.18%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.93%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.87%) Office 365
2 16 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.80%) Intranet
2 21 (4.87%) SAN
3 15 (3.48%) DNS
4 13 (3.02%) LAN
4 13 (3.02%) WAN
5 10 (2.32%) Firewall
6 9 (2.09%) Extranet
6 9 (2.09%) Internet
7 7 (1.62%) SSL
8 6 (1.39%) SMTP
9 4 (0.93%) DHCP
10 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.70%) VPN
11 2 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.46%) VoIP
12 1 (0.23%) FTP
12 1 (0.23%) IPsec
12 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.23%) NAS
12 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 231 (53.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 182 (42.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 176 (40.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (20.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 76 (17.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 59 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (5.57%) Oracle Database
10 23 (5.34%) QlikView
11 22 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (5.10%) Relational Database
12 17 (3.94%) Siebel EIM
13 15 (3.48%) Power BI
14 12 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (2.55%) OLAP
16 8 (1.86%) Data Mining
16 8 (1.86%) PowerPivot
16 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 47 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (9.05%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.10%) NUnit
4 13 (3.02%) JIRA
5 12 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.86%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.39%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.39%) Fiddler
8 6 (1.39%) NCrunch
8 6 (1.39%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.93%) MSTest
9 4 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.93%) Subversion
10 3 (0.70%) Moq
10 3 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.23%) WinDbg
General
1 190 (44.08%) Finance
2 89 (20.65%) Banking
3 36 (8.35%) Law
4 27 (6.26%) Marketing
5 20 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 18 (4.18%) Retail
8 9 (2.09%) Front Office
9 7 (1.62%) Advertising
10 6 (1.39%) Automotive
10 6 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.16%) Legal
12 3 (0.70%) Publishing
13 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (46.87%) Developer
2 106 (24.59%) DBA
3 97 (22.51%) SQL DBA
4 76 (17.63%) SQL Developer
5 75 (17.40%) SQL Server DBA
6 66 (15.31%) Administrator
6 66 (15.31%) Analyst
7 44 (10.21%) .NET Developer
8 43 (9.98%) C# Developer
8 43 (9.98%) Support Analyst
9 41 (9.51%) SSIS Developer
10 40 (9.28%) Applications Support
11 36 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 36 (8.35%) Senior Developer
11 36 (8.35%) SSRS Developer
12 34 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (7.66%) Applications Support Analyst
14 31 (7.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (6.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 29 (6.73%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (36.43%) .NET
2 89 (20.65%) ASP.NET
3 43 (9.98%) .NET Framework
4 41 (9.51%) CSS
5 38 (8.82%) HTML
6 35 (8.12%) jQuery
7 34 (7.89%) WCF
8 31 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (7.19%) XML
9 29 (6.73%) Web Services
10 25 (5.80%) Ajax
10 25 (5.80%) Entity Framework
11 23 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (3.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (3.71%) HTML5
13 15 (3.48%) MDX
14 14 (3.25%) LINQ
15 12 (2.78%) AngularJS
15 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.46%) Replication
2 52 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (10.21%) Clustering
4 32 (7.42%) Data Protection Act
5 24 (5.57%) SWIFT
6 23 (5.34%) Computer Science
7 22 (5.10%) Credit Risk
7 22 (5.10%) Mathematics
8 18 (4.18%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.78%) Blackberry
10 11 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.09%) User Experience
12 8 (1.86%) Equities
13 7 (1.62%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.62%) Fintech
14 6 (1.39%) Biology
14 6 (1.39%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (1.39%) Physics
15 5 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (19.95%) Windows
2 45 (10.44%) Windows Server
3 38 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (6.26%) Linux
5 24 (5.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.10%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.70%) Solaris
8 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.46%) Unix
9 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (18.33%) ITIL
3 61 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (12.76%) ETL
5 54 (12.53%) Migration
6 50 (11.60%) Data Protection
7 47 (10.90%) Performance Tuning
8 46 (10.67%) CRM
9 45 (10.44%) MVC
9 45 (10.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (8.35%) Change Management
12 35 (8.12%) Data Modelling
13 34 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
13 34 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
14 32 (7.42%) Data Management
15 30 (6.96%) Data Analysis
16 29 (6.73%) Functional Testing
17 27 (6.26%) Wealth Management
18 26 (6.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 299 (69.37%) SQL
2 156 (36.19%) T-SQL
3 128 (29.70%) C#
4 69 (16.01%) JavaScript
5 42 (9.74%) PowerShell
6 32 (7.42%) VB
7 30 (6.96%) VBA
8 20 (4.64%) C
9 11 (2.55%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.09%) Java
10 9 (2.09%) Ruby
11 8 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (1.62%) XPath
13 6 (1.39%) VBScript
14 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.23%) F#
15 1 (0.23%) Perl
15 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 75 (17.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (12.99%) Degree
3 41 (9.51%) MCITP
4 30 (6.96%) MCTS
5 23 (5.34%) MCSE
6 22 (5.10%) MCDBA
7 20 (4.64%) ISTQB
8 19 (4.41%) MCSA
9 18 (4.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 16 (3.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (2.78%) MCP
12 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.46%) ISEB
13 2 (0.46%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.12%) Data Quality
2 22 (5.10%) SLA
3 21 (4.87%) Solvency II
4 10 (2.32%) QA
5 3 (0.70%) COBIT
5 3 (0.70%) EMIR
5 3 (0.70%) MiFID
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 26 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.86%) XenApp
5 5 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.16%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.93%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.46%) SCCM
4 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 234 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.82%) VMware
3 29 (6.73%) Oracle
4 23 (5.34%) Bloomberg
4 23 (5.34%) Reuters
5 19 (4.41%) EPiServer
6 17 (3.94%) Siebel
7 16 (3.71%) HP
8 13 (3.02%) Telerik
9 11 (2.55%) Remedy
10 10 (2.32%) NetApp
10 10 (2.32%) SAP
11 9 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (2.09%) Sitecore
11 9 (2.09%) Tableau
12 7 (1.62%) Cisco
13 5 (1.16%) Citrix
14 4 (0.93%) CommVault
14 4 (0.93%) Informatica
14 4 (0.93%) RedGate
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Langley James Limited
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago