The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 43 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.02% 2.69% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.05% 6.55% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 10
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SQL Server 2008
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
149 168 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.44% 41.08% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 116 132 184
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,300 £50,000
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 Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 26 (63.41%) Finance
4 23 (56.10%) ITIL
4 23 (56.10%) Time Management
5 21 (51.22%) SQL
6 20 (48.78%) SLA
6 20 (48.78%) Reuters
6 20 (48.78%) Bloomberg
6 20 (48.78%) Change Management
6 20 (48.78%) SWIFT
6 20 (48.78%) Wealth Management
6 20 (48.78%) Credit Risk
6 20 (48.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (48.78%) Banking
6 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (41.46%) MS Office
8 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
9 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
9 11 (26.83%) C
9 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 11 (26.83%) ISTQB
9 11 (26.83%) Degree
9 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
9 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (24.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (24.39%) CRM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (21.95%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (41.46%) MS Office
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.32%) GIS
5 3 (7.32%) MS Access
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 20 (48.78%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Law
4 3 (7.32%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Applications Support
2 20 (48.78%) Applications Support Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Support Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Banking Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Applications Support
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.63%) ICT Support
5 6 (14.63%) IT Support
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Network Technician
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Assistant
7 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) MDX
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (48.78%) Credit Risk
1 20 (48.78%) SWIFT
2 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
3 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.32%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
1 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
1 23 (56.10%) Time Management
2 20 (48.78%) Change Management
2 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
2 20 (48.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (48.78%) Wealth Management
3 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
4 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (24.39%) CRM
5 7 (17.07%) ETL
6 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.63%) Information Security
7 4 (9.76%) Android Development
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) MVC
7 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.32%) Refactoring
8 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) C
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) VB
6 3 (7.32%) VB6
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
1 11 (26.83%) ISTQB
1 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCITP
2 6 (14.63%) MCSE
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Bloomberg
2 20 (48.78%) Reuters
3 10 (24.39%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (21.95%) Remedy
5 7 (17.07%) VMware
6 6 (14.63%) Avaya
6 6 (14.63%) Dell
6 6 (14.63%) HP
6 6 (14.63%) SonicWALL
6 6 (14.63%) Sophos
7 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 4 (9.76%) Informatica
7 4 (9.76%) SAP
7 4 (9.76%) Telerik
8 1 (2.44%) Greenplum
8 1 (2.44%) TIBCO