The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 118 103 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 135 188 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.20% 2.57% 3.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.96% 8.72% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 119 159 225
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1696 2155 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.62% 29.45% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1874 1948
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
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 East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 46 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Essex +11 41 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Cambridgeshire -16 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bedfordshire 0 13 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Suffolk +3 8 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Norfolk -17 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 299 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 218 (72.91%) SQL
3 189 (63.21%) .NET
4 167 (55.85%) C#
5 141 (47.16%) ASP.NET
6 122 (40.80%) Microsoft
7 119 (39.80%) T-SQL
8 116 (38.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 107 (35.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 93 (31.10%) Visual Studio
11 88 (29.43%) JavaScript
11 88 (29.43%) Business Intelligence
12 81 (27.09%) HTML
13 73 (24.41%) CSS
14 70 (23.41%) jQuery
15 69 (23.08%) MVC
16 68 (22.74%) Finance
17 67 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 66 (22.07%) .NET Framework
19 65 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 64 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
21 60 (20.07%) Windows
22 59 (19.73%) SQL Server 2005
23 58 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
23 58 (19.40%) Relational Database
24 54 (18.06%) Web Services
25 52 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 51 (17.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 50 (16.72%) ETL
28 45 (15.05%) SharePoint

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 45 (15.05%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.03%) IIS
3 18 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 17 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (5.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (4.35%) CMS
8 10 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.34%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.33%) Apache
12 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.01%) MS Office
2 6 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (5.69%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.34%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.34%) Office 365
3 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.03%) Firewall
2 20 (6.69%) DNS
3 19 (6.35%) SAN
4 11 (3.68%) DHCP
4 11 (3.68%) VoIP
5 9 (3.01%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.67%) NAS
7 4 (1.34%) WAN
8 3 (1.00%) VPN
9 2 (0.67%) LAN
9 2 (0.67%) Network Security
9 2 (0.67%) Wireless
10 1 (0.33%) Broadband
10 1 (0.33%) Internet
10 1 (0.33%) MPLS
10 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (38.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 107 (35.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (19.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 58 (19.40%) Relational Database
7 52 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (17.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (9.70%) Power BI
10 27 (9.03%) Crystal Reports
11 26 (8.70%) DTS
12 24 (8.03%) SQL Server 2014
13 19 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (6.02%) SAP BW
15 17 (5.69%) MS Access
15 17 (5.69%) ProClarity
15 17 (5.69%) SAP Data Services
16 14 (4.68%) Big Data
16 14 (4.68%) BusinessObjects XI
16 14 (4.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 93 (31.10%) Visual Studio
2 67 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (11.37%) Subversion
4 15 (5.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.67%) NUnit
7 1 (0.33%) Moq
7 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (22.74%) Finance
2 6 (2.01%) Legal
3 5 (1.67%) Banking
3 5 (1.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.34%) Back Office
4 4 (1.34%) Games
5 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 193 (64.55%) Developer
2 89 (29.77%) .NET Developer
3 81 (27.09%) C# Developer
4 60 (20.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (17.06%) Analyst
6 47 (15.72%) SQL Developer
7 45 (15.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 42 (14.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (11.71%) SQL Analyst
11 32 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 25 (8.36%) Analyst Developer
12 25 (8.36%) Web Developer
13 23 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
14 22 (7.36%) Support Analyst
15 21 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 21 (7.02%) VB.NET Developer
16 20 (6.69%) DBA
17 19 (6.35%) Programmer
17 19 (6.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (63.21%) .NET
2 141 (47.16%) ASP.NET
3 81 (27.09%) HTML
4 73 (24.41%) CSS
5 70 (23.41%) jQuery
6 66 (22.07%) .NET Framework
7 65 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (18.06%) Web Services
9 35 (11.71%) WCF
10 34 (11.37%) Ajax
11 28 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 26 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 26 (8.70%) CSS3
12 26 (8.70%) Entity Framework
13 24 (8.03%) SOAP
14 23 (7.69%) MDX
15 22 (7.36%) XML
16 20 (6.69%) REST
17 16 (5.35%) HTML5
18 11 (3.68%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.68%) User Experience
5 10 (3.34%) Replication
6 8 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.68%) iPad
7 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.67%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.34%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.34%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.00%) Clustering
9 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.67%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.33%) Fintech
11 1 (0.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.07%) Windows
2 45 (15.05%) Windows Server
3 36 (12.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (5.69%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.67%) Linux
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Debian
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (29.43%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (23.08%) MVC
3 58 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (16.72%) ETL
5 44 (14.72%) Unit Testing
6 32 (10.70%) SDLC
7 29 (9.70%) Web Development
8 26 (8.70%) Workflow
9 25 (8.36%) Change Management
9 25 (8.36%) Software Engineering
9 25 (8.36%) Time Management
10 24 (8.03%) CRM
11 23 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 21 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (6.35%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.35%) Scrum
14 18 (6.02%) Database Tuning
14 18 (6.02%) ETL Development
14 18 (6.02%) OOD
14 18 (6.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (72.91%) SQL
2 167 (55.85%) C#
3 119 (39.80%) T-SQL
4 88 (29.43%) JavaScript
5 42 (14.05%) VB.NET
6 30 (10.03%) PowerShell
7 23 (7.69%) VB
8 17 (5.69%) VBA
9 10 (3.34%) R
9 10 (3.34%) VBScript
10 5 (1.67%) Java
10 5 (1.67%) PHP
10 5 (1.67%) VB6
11 4 (1.34%) Python
11 4 (1.34%) Scala
12 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.69%) Degree
2 19 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.68%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.01%) CCNA
4 9 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.01%) MCITP
5 6 (2.01%) MCP
5 6 (2.01%) MCTS
6 5 (1.67%) CCAA
6 5 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.34%) CCNP
8 2 (0.67%) MCSA
8 2 (0.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.02%) SLA
2 18 (6.02%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.34%) XenApp
5 6 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.34%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.00%) vSphere
9 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) UAG
10 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.00%) SCCM
2 3 (1.00%) Simpana
3 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.33%) Oozie
3 1 (0.33%) SCOM
3 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 122 (40.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.03%) Cognos
3 26 (8.70%) Oracle
4 21 (7.02%) SAP
5 17 (5.69%) MicroStrategy
5 17 (5.69%) VMware
6 16 (5.35%) IBM
7 15 (5.02%) Citrix
8 14 (4.68%) Cisco
8 14 (4.68%) HP
9 11 (3.68%) Tableau
10 10 (3.34%) Telerik
11 6 (2.01%) Computacenter
12 5 (1.67%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.34%) Xamarin
14 3 (1.00%) CommVault
15 2 (0.67%) CA
15 2 (0.67%) Dell
15 2 (0.67%) Intel Security
15 2 (0.67%) Symantec
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago