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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / East of England
Rank 107 115 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 139 170 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.35% 2.42% 4.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.17% 8.74% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 116 117 260
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1701 1945 2227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.81% 27.67% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1609 1818
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Suffolk +49 43 £43,000 +48.27% 2
Essex -7 31 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Hertfordshire +5 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bedfordshire +3 18 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Norfolk -1 16 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Cambridgeshire -18 10 £37,500 +0.67% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 266 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 180 (67.67%) SQL
3 140 (52.63%) .NET
4 139 (52.26%) Microsoft
5 114 (42.86%) C#
6 105 (39.47%) T-SQL
6 105 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 98 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 93 (34.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 93 (34.96%) ASP.NET
9 81 (30.45%) Finance
10 79 (29.70%) Business Intelligence
11 71 (26.69%) Visual Studio
12 69 (25.94%) HTML
13 68 (25.56%) Windows
14 64 (24.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 60 (22.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 59 (22.18%) JavaScript
17 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
17 56 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 53 (19.92%) MVC
19 51 (19.17%) Unit Testing
20 50 (18.80%) SQL Server 2014
21 49 (18.42%) CSS
22 47 (17.67%) Data Warehouse
22 47 (17.67%) .NET Framework
23 46 (17.29%) VB.NET
23 46 (17.29%) QA
24 44 (16.54%) Ajax
25 43 (16.17%) Oracle

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 38 (14.29%) IIS
2 34 (12.78%) SharePoint
3 20 (7.52%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.26%) Confluence
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (2.63%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.64%) Office 365
3 11 (4.14%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (2.63%) SaaS
5 6 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.13%) iTunes
7 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.02%) Intranet
2 19 (7.14%) Firewall
3 16 (6.02%) DNS
4 12 (4.51%) SAN
5 10 (3.76%) VoIP
6 9 (3.38%) DHCP
7 6 (2.26%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.50%) WAN
9 3 (1.13%) Internet
10 2 (0.75%) LAN
10 2 (0.75%) Network Security
10 2 (0.75%) Wireless
11 1 (0.38%) MPLS
11 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 105 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 98 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 93 (34.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (24.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (18.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 47 (17.67%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (15.04%) Relational Database
10 29 (10.90%) OLAP
10 29 (10.90%) Power BI
11 26 (9.77%) DTS
12 25 (9.40%) SQL Server 2000
13 22 (8.27%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (8.27%) QlikView
14 20 (7.52%) RDBMS
15 17 (6.39%) Oracle OLAP
16 12 (4.51%) OLTP
17 11 (4.14%) MS Access
18 9 (3.38%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 71 (26.69%) Visual Studio
2 60 (22.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.02%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (2.26%) JIRA
5 5 (1.88%) MSTest
5 5 (1.88%) Subversion
6 3 (1.13%) Moq
6 3 (1.13%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 81 (30.45%) Finance
2 24 (9.02%) Legal
3 13 (4.89%) Marketing
4 12 (4.51%) Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (57.89%) Developer
2 62 (23.31%) .NET Developer
3 41 (15.41%) DBA
4 39 (14.66%) SQL Developer
5 38 (14.29%) Administrator
5 38 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 37 (13.91%) Analyst
6 37 (13.91%) SQL DBA
7 35 (13.16%) C# Developer
8 34 (12.78%) Senior Developer
9 25 (9.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 24 (9.02%) Systems Developer
11 20 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (6.77%) SQL Server Developer
12 18 (6.77%) SSIS Developer
13 17 (6.39%) Analyst Developer
14 16 (6.02%) Developer Analyst
15 15 (5.64%) .NET Software Developer
16 14 (5.26%) Senior Systems Developer
16 14 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (52.63%) .NET
2 93 (34.96%) ASP.NET
3 69 (25.94%) HTML
4 49 (18.42%) CSS
5 47 (17.67%) .NET Framework
6 44 (16.54%) Ajax
7 30 (11.28%) Web Services
8 25 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (8.65%) XML
10 18 (6.77%) WCF
11 17 (6.39%) jQuery
12 13 (4.89%) AngularJS
13 12 (4.51%) MDX
14 10 (3.76%) HTML5
14 10 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (3.38%) CSS3
15 9 (3.38%) SOAP
15 9 (3.38%) WPF
16 7 (2.63%) REST
17 6 (2.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.65%) Replication
3 11 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.76%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.63%) Clustering
5 7 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.63%) iPad
5 7 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.26%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.75%) Fintech
7 2 (0.75%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.56%) Windows
2 43 (16.17%) Windows Server
3 35 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.38%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.01%) Linux
7 7 (2.63%) Android
8 3 (1.13%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Debian
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.38%) Unix
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.70%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (19.92%) MVC
3 51 (19.17%) Unit Testing
4 41 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.41%) SDLC
5 40 (15.04%) Workflow
6 39 (14.66%) Wealth Management
7 32 (12.03%) Data Modelling
7 32 (12.03%) OOD
8 28 (10.53%) ETL
9 23 (8.65%) High Availability
9 23 (8.65%) Migration
10 22 (8.27%) Time Management
11 19 (7.14%) Analytics
11 19 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (6.02%) ITIL
13 15 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (5.26%) ERP
14 14 (5.26%) OO
14 14 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (67.67%) SQL
2 114 (42.86%) C#
3 105 (39.47%) T-SQL
4 59 (22.18%) JavaScript
5 46 (17.29%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.89%) Java
7 13 (4.89%) VBScript
8 9 (3.38%) VBA
9 5 (1.88%) PHP
10 3 (1.13%) VB
11 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) Python
11 2 (0.75%) XAML
12 1 (0.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 36 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (6.77%) Degree
3 12 (4.51%) MCP
4 8 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.63%) MCITP
5 7 (2.63%) MCTS
5 7 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.26%) MCSA
6 6 (2.26%) MCSE
7 5 (1.88%) CCAA
7 5 (1.88%) CCNA
8 2 (0.75%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.38%) CCA
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (17.29%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) SLA
3 4 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.13%) vSphere
5 3 (1.13%) XenApp
6 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) SCCM
2 3 (1.13%) Oozie
2 3 (1.13%) SCOM
3 2 (0.75%) Simpana
4 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.38%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 139 (52.26%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.17%) Oracle
3 22 (8.27%) Tableau
4 16 (6.02%) VMware
5 12 (4.51%) Citrix
5 12 (4.51%) SAP
6 11 (4.14%) Adobe
6 11 (4.14%) Cisco
6 11 (4.14%) HP
6 11 (4.14%) Teradata
7 9 (3.38%) IBM
8 7 (2.63%) Cognos
8 7 (2.63%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.88%) Computacenter
9 5 (1.88%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.13%) Apple
11 2 (0.75%) CA
11 2 (0.75%) CommVault
11 2 (0.75%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.75%) Pegasus
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