The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 2.09% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 7.34% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 38
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
332 354 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.66% 28.43% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 210 271 279
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Local Government
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) Sophos
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Meraki
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) EMC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Local Government
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (18.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Meraki
2 3 (27.27%) Sophos
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
3 2 (18.18%) Samsung
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Zerto
4 1 (9.09%) 3Com
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