The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 89 47 71
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 49 125 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.38% 5.56% 3.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.76% 16.64% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 47 98 83
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
502 751 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.36% 33.39% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 438 610 663
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Watford -9 19 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -14 9 £35,000 -21.34% 2
St Albans +35 7 £53,000 +0.95%
Welwyn Garden City +12 4 £42,500 -18.26%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (53.95%) SQL
3 36 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (46.05%) Windows
5 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 34 (44.74%) C#
5 34 (44.74%) .NET
6 31 (40.79%) T-SQL
7 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
8 25 (32.89%) MVC
8 25 (32.89%) Finance
8 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (31.58%) jQuery
10 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (27.63%) Entity Framework
11 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
11 21 (27.63%) Windows Server
12 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (26.32%) VMware
13 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (19.74%) Analytics
16 15 (19.74%) SAN
16 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
17 14 (18.42%) ETL
17 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (18.42%) LINQ
17 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
17 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (9.21%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) PaaS
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.63%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.32%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) SAN
2 13 (17.11%) Firewall
3 10 (13.16%) NAS
4 5 (6.58%) DHCP
4 5 (6.58%) DNS
4 5 (6.58%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.58%) VoIP
5 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (9.21%) Big Data
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (7.89%) Power BI
9 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.58%) OLAP
9 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (6.58%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Back Office
3 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) C# Developer
3 14 (18.42%) DBA
4 11 (14.47%) Administrator
5 10 (13.16%) VMware Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Architect
6 9 (11.84%) SQL Developer
7 8 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Server Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) SQL DBA
7 8 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) .NET
1 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET
2 24 (31.58%) jQuery
3 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
4 21 (27.63%) Entity Framework
5 14 (18.42%) LINQ
6 13 (17.11%) CSS
6 13 (17.11%) HTML
6 13 (17.11%) WCF
7 8 (10.53%) ADO.NET
7 8 (10.53%) MDX
7 8 (10.53%) XML
8 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (7.89%) WPF
10 5 (6.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (5.26%) CSS3
11 4 (5.26%) Web Services
12 3 (3.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Replication
3 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.58%) Clustering
4 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.58%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.05%) Windows
2 21 (27.63%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.58%) Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (32.89%) MVC
2 15 (19.74%) Analytics
3 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (18.42%) ETL
4 13 (17.11%) Project Management
4 13 (17.11%) Risk Analytics
5 10 (13.16%) CRM
5 10 (13.16%) ITIL
5 10 (13.16%) Web Development
6 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.53%) High Availability
7 7 (9.21%) B2B
7 7 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.21%) SDLC
8 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.89%) Use Case
8 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.95%) SQL
2 34 (44.74%) C#
3 31 (40.79%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.58%) Perl
6 5 (6.58%) VBScript
7 4 (5.26%) Java
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) VB
9 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) CCNA
1 8 (10.53%) CCNP
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) MCSA
3 2 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 8 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (10.53%) XenApp
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.63%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.63%) vSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Data Guard
2 6 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.63%) SCCM
3 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 2 (2.63%) Simpana
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 13 (17.11%) Citrix
4 9 (11.84%) Oracle
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco
6 7 (9.21%) HP
6 7 (9.21%) NetApp
7 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.26%) Tableau
9 3 (3.95%) Cognos
9 3 (3.95%) RedGate
10 2 (2.63%) CommVault
10 2 (2.63%) IBM
10 2 (2.63%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.63%) SAP
10 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.63%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.32%) Axway
11 1 (1.32%) Google
11 1 (1.32%) Kofax
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 28000 - 30000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 19 days ago