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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 119 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 143 208 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 2.83% 3.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.23% 9.11% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 131 185 243
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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
1738 2284 2417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.61% 31.10% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1971 2051
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 54 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Essex +5 37 £41,250 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire -10 30 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire -3 13 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Suffolk -4 9 £34,000 -9.33% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 323 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 223 (69.04%) SQL
3 213 (65.94%) .NET
4 193 (59.75%) C#
5 170 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 137 (42.41%) T-SQL
7 130 (40.25%) Microsoft
8 128 (39.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 109 (33.75%) Visual Studio
10 105 (32.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 102 (31.58%) JavaScript
12 90 (27.86%) HTML
13 89 (27.55%) Business Intelligence
14 85 (26.32%) MVC
15 84 (26.01%) CSS
15 84 (26.01%) jQuery
16 82 (25.39%) Finance
17 80 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 74 (22.91%) Windows
19 71 (21.98%) .NET Framework
19 71 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
20 69 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
21 62 (19.20%) Data Warehouse
22 60 (18.58%) Web Services
23 53 (16.41%) Windows Server
23 53 (16.41%) Relational Database
24 51 (15.79%) VB.NET
25 50 (15.48%) SQL Server 2005
25 50 (15.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 48 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 46 (14.24%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.29%) IIS
3 17 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (4.02%) CMS
5 13 (4.02%) MS Exchange
6 11 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.48%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.02%) MS Office
3 8 (2.48%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (6.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.02%) SAP BPC
3 7 (2.17%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.05%) Firewall
2 20 (6.19%) SAN
3 16 (4.95%) DNS
4 11 (3.41%) DHCP
5 10 (3.10%) iSCSI
5 10 (3.10%) VoIP
6 9 (2.79%) NAS
7 3 (0.93%) VPN
8 2 (0.62%) Internet
8 2 (0.62%) LAN
8 2 (0.62%) MPLS
8 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.62%) WAN
8 2 (0.62%) Wireless
9 1 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 128 (39.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (32.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (19.20%) Data Warehouse
5 53 (16.41%) Relational Database
6 50 (15.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 50 (15.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 48 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (8.05%) Crystal Reports
8 26 (8.05%) DTS
8 26 (8.05%) Power BI
9 21 (6.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (5.88%) Big Data
12 17 (5.26%) ProClarity
13 16 (4.95%) Hadoop
14 15 (4.64%) BusinessObjects XI
15 14 (4.33%) SAP BW
16 13 (4.02%) QlikView
16 13 (4.02%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 109 (33.75%) Visual Studio
2 71 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (11.15%) Subversion
4 25 (7.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (2.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
6 2 (0.62%) NUnit
7 1 (0.31%) Moq
7 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (25.39%) Finance
2 14 (4.33%) Banking
3 6 (1.86%) Law
3 6 (1.86%) Legal
3 6 (1.86%) Retail
4 5 (1.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.24%) Back Office
5 4 (1.24%) Games
6 2 (0.62%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 213 (65.94%) Developer
2 106 (32.82%) .NET Developer
3 90 (27.86%) C# Developer
4 69 (21.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (17.65%) Analyst
5 57 (17.65%) SQL Developer
6 48 (14.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 46 (14.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 38 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 34 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
11 29 (8.98%) Web Developer
12 25 (7.74%) Analyst Developer
12 25 (7.74%) Programmer
12 25 (7.74%) Senior Developer
13 24 (7.43%) Microsoft Developer
14 23 (7.12%) Support Analyst
15 22 (6.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 22 (6.81%) SQL Server Developer
16 21 (6.50%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (65.94%) .NET
2 170 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 90 (27.86%) HTML
4 84 (26.01%) CSS
4 84 (26.01%) jQuery
5 80 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (21.98%) .NET Framework
7 60 (18.58%) Web Services
8 46 (14.24%) WCF
9 44 (13.62%) Ajax
10 38 (11.76%) CSS3
11 31 (9.60%) AngularJS
12 30 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 28 (8.67%) Entity Framework
13 28 (8.67%) HTML5
14 24 (7.43%) XML
15 23 (7.12%) SOAP
16 19 (5.88%) MDX
17 18 (5.57%) REST
18 13 (4.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.33%) User Experience
5 10 (3.10%) Replication
5 10 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.79%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.48%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.17%) Clustering
8 7 (2.17%) iPad
9 5 (1.55%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.62%) AS400
10 2 (0.62%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.62%) iSeries
10 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.31%) Statistics
11 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.91%) Windows
2 53 (16.41%) Windows Server
3 44 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (6.50%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.17%) Linux
8 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.55%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (26.32%) MVC
3 69 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (14.55%) ETL
4 47 (14.55%) Unit Testing
5 34 (10.53%) Web Development
6 31 (9.60%) SDLC
6 31 (9.60%) Workflow
7 30 (9.29%) Mentoring
7 30 (9.29%) Software Engineering
8 27 (8.36%) CRM
9 24 (7.43%) Change Management
10 23 (7.12%) TDD
11 22 (6.81%) Analytics
12 21 (6.50%) Project Management
12 21 (6.50%) Time Management
13 20 (6.19%) Scrum
13 20 (6.19%) Wealth Management
14 19 (5.88%) Data Modelling
14 19 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 223 (69.04%) SQL
2 193 (59.75%) C#
3 137 (42.41%) T-SQL
4 102 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 51 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 25 (7.74%) PowerShell
6 25 (7.74%) VB
7 13 (4.02%) VBA
8 11 (3.41%) Java
8 11 (3.41%) R
9 8 (2.48%) Python
9 8 (2.48%) Scala
9 8 (2.48%) VBScript
10 6 (1.86%) VB6
11 3 (0.93%) PHP
12 2 (0.62%) Perl
12 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.62%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.74%) Degree
2 17 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.72%) CCNA
3 12 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.17%) CCNP
5 6 (1.86%) MCP
5 6 (1.86%) MCTS
5 6 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.55%) CCAA
6 5 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.93%) MCSA
8 2 (0.62%) MCITP
8 2 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.43%) SLA
2 21 (6.50%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.02%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.48%) XenApp
5 7 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.31%) UAG
8 1 (0.31%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.62%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) Oozie
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) Simpana
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 130 (40.25%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.12%) Cognos
3 22 (6.81%) Oracle
4 19 (5.88%) VMware
5 17 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
5 17 (5.26%) SAP
6 16 (4.95%) Citrix
7 14 (4.33%) Cisco
8 12 (3.72%) HP
8 12 (3.72%) IBM
8 12 (3.72%) Tableau
9 10 (3.10%) Telerik
10 5 (1.55%) SonicWALL
11 3 (0.93%) Dell
11 3 (0.93%) NetApp
11 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.62%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.62%) Apple
12 2 (0.62%) iManage
12 2 (0.62%) Kaspersky
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £50 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £31,473.50 to £34,607 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge - North
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 17 days ago