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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.85% 4.19% 5.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.62% 10.18% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 55
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
272 452 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.93% 41.20% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 237 420 360
Median salary £44,375 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 31 July 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 31 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
Tunbridge Wells +33 9 £55,000 +144.44%
Chatham - 2 - -
Dartford +1 1 - - 2
Sittingbourne -2 1 £34,000 - 1
Maidstone -8 1 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Malling - 1 £58,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (56.86%) .NET
3 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (45.10%) MVC
5 21 (41.18%) C#
6 18 (35.29%) CSS
6 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (31.37%) Ajax
7 16 (31.37%) Windows
7 16 (31.37%) HTML
7 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
7 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 14 (27.45%) Web Services
9 14 (27.45%) XML
9 14 (27.45%) WCF
10 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (25.49%) CRM
11 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.53%) Finance
11 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (23.53%) jQuery
11 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio

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 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (19.61%) IIS
1 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
1 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) DNS
1 8 (15.69%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) HTTP
4 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) Skype
4 2 (3.92%) SMTP
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.88%) SSDT
9 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.96%) BODI
10 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.96%) OLAP
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) NCover
4 2 (3.92%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.92%) StyleCop
4 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.92%) Xcode
5 1 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) WCF Developer
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# WCF Developer
5 6 (11.76%) DBA
5 6 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) .NET
2 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 16 (31.37%) Ajax
4 16 (31.37%) HTML
5 14 (27.45%) WCF
5 14 (27.45%) Web Services
5 14 (27.45%) XML
6 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 12 (23.53%) jQuery
7 10 (19.61%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.80%) Classic ASP
9 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET
10 3 (5.88%) SOAP
11 2 (3.92%) CSS3
11 2 (3.92%) LINQ
11 2 (3.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) CRM
3 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.69%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.76%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) Line Management
7 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Optimisation
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C#
2 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (7.84%) ISA Server
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) vCloud
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
1 3 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.96%) Cognos
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
Sittingbourne, Kent
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Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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