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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 68 92 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.38% 3.76% 4.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.81% 11.23% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 94
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
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
531 819 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.42% 33.43% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 463 678 674
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +21 34 £55,000 +83.33% 2
St Albans +31 12 £45,000 -23.40%
Hemel Hempstead -9 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (72.90%) SQL
3 59 (55.14%) .NET
3 59 (55.14%) Microsoft
4 56 (52.34%) T-SQL
5 51 (47.66%) C#
5 51 (47.66%) ASP.NET
6 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (34.58%) Windows
8 34 (31.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (25.23%) CSS
10 27 (25.23%) Visual Studio
10 27 (25.23%) HTML
11 26 (24.30%) JavaScript
11 26 (24.30%) jQuery
12 24 (22.43%) MVC
13 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
14 22 (20.56%) CRM
14 22 (20.56%) Finance
14 22 (20.56%) Windows Server
15 21 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (19.63%) Dynamics CRM
16 20 (18.69%) Web Development
16 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (18.69%) ETL
17 19 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (17.76%) Project Management

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 14 (13.08%) IIS
2 13 (12.15%) CMS
3 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (8.41%) SAP BPC
3 7 (6.54%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) PaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Firewall
2 14 (13.08%) SAN
3 8 (7.48%) NAS
4 7 (6.54%) DNS
5 6 (5.61%) DHCP
5 6 (5.61%) iSCSI
5 6 (5.61%) VoIP
6 1 (0.93%) Broadband
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (31.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (17.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (13.08%) Power BI
8 12 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (8.41%) SAP BW
11 8 (7.48%) MS Access
11 8 (7.48%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (6.54%) Big Data
12 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
12 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (6.54%) QlikView
13 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (5.61%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
14 5 (4.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) Visual Studio
2 20 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.35%) Subversion
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (20.56%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Back Office
3 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (55.14%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Web Developer
3 19 (17.76%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.02%) SQL Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (13.08%) DBA
6 13 (12.15%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Developer
7 12 (11.21%) C# Web Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Head of Development
9 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.48%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Citrix Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Server Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) SQL DBA
11 8 (7.48%) VMware Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (55.14%) .NET
2 51 (47.66%) ASP.NET
3 27 (25.23%) CSS
3 27 (25.23%) HTML
4 26 (24.30%) jQuery
5 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (16.82%) .NET Framework
6 18 (16.82%) Entity Framework
7 16 (14.95%) MDX
8 14 (13.08%) LINQ
8 14 (13.08%) Web Services
9 13 (12.15%) CSS3
10 12 (11.21%) WCF
11 11 (10.28%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.28%) SOAP
12 10 (9.35%) Ajax
12 10 (9.35%) DHTML
12 10 (9.35%) REST
13 8 (7.48%) ADO.NET
13 8 (7.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.28%) User Experience
4 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.48%) Replication
5 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.80%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows Server
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.67%) Linux
7 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) MVC
3 22 (20.56%) CRM
4 20 (18.69%) ETL
4 20 (18.69%) Web Development
5 19 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (17.76%) Project Management
6 18 (16.82%) Unit Testing
7 15 (14.02%) B2B
7 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (13.08%) Time Management
9 13 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (12.15%) High Availability
9 13 (12.15%) ITIL
10 11 (10.28%) Analytics
10 11 (10.28%) Database Tuning
10 11 (10.28%) Workflow
11 10 (9.35%) ETL Development
11 10 (9.35%) Load Testing
11 10 (9.35%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (72.90%) SQL
2 56 (52.34%) T-SQL
3 51 (47.66%) C#
4 26 (24.30%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.89%) PowerShell
6 12 (11.21%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.41%) VBA
8 6 (5.61%) VBScript
9 5 (4.67%) Perl
10 4 (3.74%) Java
11 3 (2.80%) Ruby
11 3 (2.80%) VB
12 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 13 (12.15%) CCNA
2 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (7.48%) CCNP
4 5 (4.67%) CCAA
4 5 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.67%) MCP
4 5 (4.67%) MCTS
4 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) MCSA
5 2 (1.87%) MCSE
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.48%) VMware ESX
2 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (7.48%) XenApp
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.93%) Ceph
4 1 (0.93%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.61%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (55.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) VMware
3 17 (15.89%) Oracle
4 14 (13.08%) Citrix
5 13 (12.15%) Cisco
6 11 (10.28%) Cognos
7 10 (9.35%) IBM
8 9 (8.41%) SAP
9 7 (6.54%) HP
10 5 (4.67%) 3PAR
10 5 (4.67%) NetApp
10 5 (4.67%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.67%) Telerik
11 4 (3.74%) Tableau
12 3 (2.80%) RedGate
13 1 (0.93%) Axway
13 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.93%) Google
13 1 (0.93%) Kaspersky
13 1 (0.93%) Lotus
Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago