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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 89 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.36% 2.79% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.97% 8.99% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 51
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
535 734 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.28% 31.04% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 456 646 586
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 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 30 September 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 30 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
Watford -3 21 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 10 £44,750 -0.55% 1
St Albans - 2 £45,000 -
Harpenden - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 105 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (81.90%) SQL
3 63 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 60 (57.14%) .NET
5 54 (51.43%) T-SQL
6 43 (40.95%) ASP.NET
7 42 (40.00%) C#
7 42 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (39.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (30.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (27.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
11 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (25.71%) Visual Studio
12 27 (25.71%) Unit Testing
12 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (23.81%) Computer Science
13 25 (23.81%) Windows
14 24 (22.86%) CSS
14 24 (22.86%) HTML
14 24 (22.86%) ETL
14 24 (22.86%) MDX
14 24 (22.86%) Power BI
15 23 (21.90%) Time Management
15 23 (21.90%) Firewall
16 22 (20.95%) Degree
17 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (20.00%) Windows Server
18 20 (19.05%) 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 16 (15.24%) IIS
2 13 (12.38%) CMS
2 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
3 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (17.14%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.81%) Scribe Insight
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) Firewall
2 20 (19.05%) DNS
3 13 (12.38%) SAN
4 10 (9.52%) DHCP
5 9 (8.57%) iSCSI
5 9 (8.57%) VoIP
6 3 (2.86%) NAS
7 2 (1.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (39.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (30.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (22.86%) Power BI
6 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (17.14%) SAP BW
9 17 (16.19%) MS Access
9 17 (16.19%) SAP Data Services
10 13 (12.38%) Relational Database
10 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (9.52%) OLAP
12 8 (7.62%) RDBMS
13 6 (5.71%) OLTP
14 5 (4.76%) Big Data
14 5 (4.76%) PerformancePoint
14 5 (4.76%) QlikView
15 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (27.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (25.71%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (16.19%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Back Office
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (54.29%) Developer
2 23 (21.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 19 (18.10%) Web Developer
5 17 (16.19%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 14 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 14 (13.33%) DBA
6 14 (13.33%) SQL DBA
7 11 (10.48%) Administrator
7 11 (10.48%) C# Web Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Head of Development
8 10 (9.52%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.62%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (57.14%) .NET
2 43 (40.95%) ASP.NET
3 24 (22.86%) CSS
3 24 (22.86%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) MDX
4 19 (18.10%) REST
4 19 (18.10%) Web Services
5 18 (17.14%) jQuery
6 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (16.19%) SOAP
7 15 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 15 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 11 (10.48%) LINQ
9 10 (9.52%) Ajax
9 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.52%) CSS3
9 10 (9.52%) DHTML
9 10 (9.52%) WCF
10 7 (6.67%) ADO.NET
10 7 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
4 14 (13.33%) User Experience
5 9 (8.57%) Replication
6 5 (4.76%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.90%) NHS
9 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.95%) Fintech
9 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (25.71%) Unit Testing
3 24 (22.86%) ETL
4 23 (21.90%) Time Management
5 19 (18.10%) CRM
5 19 (18.10%) Data Modelling
5 19 (18.10%) Database Tuning
5 19 (18.10%) ETL Development
5 19 (18.10%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (18.10%) Web Development
6 18 (17.14%) MVC
7 16 (15.24%) Project Management
8 14 (13.33%) B2B
9 10 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (9.52%) Load Testing
9 10 (9.52%) TDD
9 10 (9.52%) Workflow
10 9 (8.57%) Content Management
10 9 (8.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) SQL
2 54 (51.43%) T-SQL
3 42 (40.00%) C#
4 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.19%) VBA
7 9 (8.57%) VBScript
8 8 (7.62%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (12.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.62%) CCNA
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.71%) MCITP
6 5 (4.76%) CCAA
6 5 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.76%) MCP
6 5 (4.76%) MCTS
7 3 (2.86%) CCNP
8 1 (0.95%) MCSA
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.81%) XenApp
6 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.95%) UAG
7 1 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) Simpana
2 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 63 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.10%) Cognos
3 18 (17.14%) Oracle
3 18 (17.14%) SAP
4 17 (16.19%) IBM
5 15 (14.29%) VMware
6 14 (13.33%) Citrix
7 10 (9.52%) HP
8 9 (8.57%) Cisco
9 6 (5.71%) Computacenter
10 5 (4.76%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.76%) Telerik
11 4 (3.81%) Tableau
12 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.95%) CommVault
12 1 (0.95%) Kaspersky
12 1 (0.95%) NetApp
12 1 (0.95%) Symantec
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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