The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 65 66 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -48
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 33 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.09% 3.44% 11.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.85% 9.48% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 104
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
335 348 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.37% 36.29% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 303 314 424
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 4 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
Tunbridge Wells +10 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Malling - 5 £55,000 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £24,000 -
Tonbridge - 3 £65,000 -
Maidstone -6 1 £42,500 -15.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (55.22%) .NET
3 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
4 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (43.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (41.79%) Windows
7 24 (35.82%) C#
8 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
10 21 (31.34%) MVC
11 19 (28.36%) CSS
12 18 (26.87%) MS Exchange
12 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
13 17 (25.37%) XML
13 17 (25.37%) HTML
13 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
14 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
14 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
14 16 (23.88%) SAN
15 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
15 15 (22.39%) IIS
15 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
16 14 (20.90%) VMware
17 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (26.87%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.39%) IIS
3 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
4 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (16.42%) Skype for Business
5 9 (13.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (10.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Apache
7 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (16.42%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) SAN
2 12 (17.91%) DHCP
2 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 7 (10.45%) Firewall
4 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.97%) Skype
6 3 (4.48%) HTTP
6 3 (4.48%) SMTP
6 3 (4.48%) VoIP
6 3 (4.48%) VPN
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
7 2 (2.99%) VLAN
8 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (43.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
9 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.48%) Pentaho
11 3 (4.48%) PowerCenter
11 3 (4.48%) QualityStage
11 3 (4.48%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) ReSharper
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.97%) Xcode
3 2 (2.99%) NUnit
3 2 (2.99%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) NCover
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) DBA
3 12 (17.91%) SQL DBA
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Developer
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (11.94%) SSIS Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) IT Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) IT Support
7 7 (10.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior IT Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Administrator
8 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.36%) CSS
4 17 (25.37%) HTML
4 17 (25.37%) XML
5 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (16.42%) Ajax
7 10 (14.93%) jQuery
8 9 (13.43%) WCF
9 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) Web Services
11 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
11 4 (5.97%) WPF
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (4.48%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.99%) CSS3
13 2 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Replication
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.48%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) iPad
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
4 10 (14.93%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.96%) Android
6 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) MVC
3 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (14.93%) Migration
5 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
6 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.45%) ETL
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Optimisation
7 6 (8.96%) CRM
7 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.96%) V-Model
7 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.46%) Change Management
8 5 (7.46%) Line Management
8 5 (7.46%) Web Development
9 4 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) C#
3 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
6 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.46%) Java
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CCNP
4 2 (2.99%) MCSA
4 2 (2.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.45%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (10.45%) ISA Server
4 3 (4.48%) vCloud
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
3 4 (5.97%) SCOM
4 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.99%) WSUS
6 1 (1.49%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) VMware
3 10 (14.93%) Oracle
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco
5 7 (10.45%) WatchGuard
6 6 (8.96%) Dell
6 6 (8.96%) HP
7 5 (7.46%) Citrix
8 4 (5.97%) Informatica
9 3 (4.48%) Draytek
9 3 (4.48%) IBM
9 3 (4.48%) MobileIron
9 3 (4.48%) Sophos
9 3 (4.48%) Trillium
10 2 (2.99%) RedGate
11 1 (1.49%) Cognos
11 1 (1.49%) Facebook
11 1 (1.49%) Sun
11 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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