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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 71 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -46
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 27 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.89% 2.74% 9.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.92% 6.98% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 88
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,950
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%
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
325 387 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.40% 39.29% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 296 354 423
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 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 27 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 +15 9 £55,000 -8.33%
Sittingbourne - 4 £24,000 -
West Malling - 4 £55,000 -
Maidstone +2 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Chatham - 2 - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (50.82%) .NET
3 29 (47.54%) SQL
4 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
5 27 (44.26%) Windows
5 27 (44.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (34.43%) C#
8 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
8 20 (32.79%) MVC
9 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
9 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
9 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (26.23%) Windows Server
11 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
11 15 (24.59%) SAN
12 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
12 14 (22.95%) CSS
12 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
12 14 (22.95%) IIS
12 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (21.31%) VMware
14 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
14 12 (19.67%) HTML
14 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
14 12 (19.67%) XML
14 12 (19.67%) DNS

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 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.95%) IIS
2 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (18.03%) Skype for Business
4 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (11.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) SAN
2 12 (19.67%) DNS
3 11 (18.03%) DHCP
4 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.56%) Skype
7 3 (4.92%) HTTP
7 3 (4.92%) SMTP
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security
8 2 (3.28%) VLAN
8 2 (3.28%) VoIP
8 2 (3.28%) VPN
9 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (44.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.92%) SSDT
10 2 (3.28%) OLAP
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.64%) BODI
11 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.64%) DB2
11 1 (1.64%) MySQL
11 1 (1.64%) OLTP
11 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) ReSharper
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Xcode
4 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) NCover
4 2 (3.28%) NUnit
4 2 (3.28%) StyleCop
4 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) DBA
3 11 (18.03%) SQL DBA
4 10 (16.39%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) IT Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) IT Support
6 7 (11.48%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Senior IT Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Senior IT Support
6 7 (11.48%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) WCF Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.56%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (22.95%) CSS
4 12 (19.67%) Ajax
4 12 (19.67%) HTML
4 12 (19.67%) XML
5 11 (18.03%) WCF
6 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
6 9 (14.75%) jQuery
7 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 8 (13.11%) Web Services
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.56%) Classic ASP
9 4 (6.56%) WPF
10 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET
11 2 (3.28%) CSS3
11 2 (3.28%) SOAP
12 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Replication
2 7 (11.48%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.92%) iPad
5 3 (4.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.84%) Android
6 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) MVC
3 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.39%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) CRM
5 8 (13.11%) ETL
5 8 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 7 (11.48%) Data Protection
6 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Optimisation
7 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.20%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.20%) Line Management
9 4 (6.56%) Security Management
9 4 (6.56%) SOA
9 4 (6.56%) TDD
9 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) SQL
2 21 (34.43%) C#
3 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
6 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.20%) Java
8 2 (3.28%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (11.48%) ISA Server
4 3 (4.92%) vCloud
5 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (8.20%) SCCM
3 4 (6.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.28%) WSUS
5 1 (1.64%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) Cisco
3 7 (11.48%) WatchGuard
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix
7 3 (4.92%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.28%) Draytek
8 2 (3.28%) Sophos
9 1 (1.64%) Cognos
9 1 (1.64%) Facebook
9 1 (1.64%) Informatica
9 1 (1.64%) RedGate
9 1 (1.64%) Sun
9 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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