The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 187 112 75
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 698 1184 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 2.67% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.06% 8.62% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 628 984 1596
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11512 13739 15158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.26% 30.95% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9988 11599 13192
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London -22 165 £55,000 +4.76% 16
Brentford - 7 £33,173 -
Uxbridge +3 6 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 5 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 5 £60,000 -
Mayfair - 5 £50,000 -
Dagenham +1 4 £42,500 -29.16%
Wimbledon -16 4 £42,500 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Twickenham +14 2 £45,000 -
Westminster -13 2 £35,000 -
Croydon -13 2 £52,000 -0.95% 1
Romford -14 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Stanmore - 1 £48,514 -
Wembley - 1 £27,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £33,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1667 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1136 (68.15%) SQL
3 832 (49.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 769 (46.13%) Microsoft
5 754 (45.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 587 (35.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 584 (35.03%) Finance
8 558 (33.47%) T-SQL
9 536 (32.15%) .NET
10 487 (29.21%) Windows
11 480 (28.79%) C#
12 444 (26.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 409 (24.54%) Business Intelligence
14 386 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
15 376 (22.56%) MS Excel
16 359 (21.54%) Data Warehouse
17 349 (20.94%) SQL Server 2014
18 324 (19.44%) ETL
19 323 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 302 (18.12%) ASP.NET
21 297 (17.82%) Windows Server
22 277 (16.62%) JavaScript
23 263 (15.78%) Windows Server 2008
24 254 (15.24%) Banking
25 225 (13.50%) MVC
25 225 (13.50%) Performance Tuning
26 207 (12.42%) SharePoint
27 202 (12.12%) Oracle
28 196 (11.76%) HTML
28 196 (11.76%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 207 (12.42%) SharePoint
2 196 (11.76%) IIS
3 111 (6.66%) MS Exchange
4 93 (5.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 91 (5.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 52 (3.12%) BizTalk Server
6 52 (3.12%) Tomcat
7 51 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 44 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 38 (2.28%) WebSphere
10 35 (2.10%) Apache
11 34 (2.04%) JBoss
12 32 (1.92%) Skype for Business
13 29 (1.74%) CMS
13 29 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
15 16 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 10 (0.60%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.48%) SAS
17 8 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 376 (22.56%) MS Excel
2 99 (5.94%) MS Office
3 14 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.18%) MS Project
9 2 (0.12%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 63 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.96%) Markit EDM
3 15 (0.90%) Adobe Campaign
3 15 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (0.54%) FastStats
6 8 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.48%) Infor M3
6 8 (0.48%) Northgate Housing
6 8 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.36%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 6 (0.36%) LatentZero
7 6 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.36%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.36%) Unica
8 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
9 3 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (4.08%) Office 365
4 31 (1.86%) SaaS
5 10 (0.60%) Force.com
5 10 (0.60%) PaaS
6 8 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.36%) BlueKai
7 6 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.12%) Yammer
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.060%) GitHub
9 1 (0.060%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.92%) SAN
2 72 (4.32%) DNS
3 51 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 49 (2.94%) DHCP
5 48 (2.88%) Internet
6 46 (2.76%) Firewall
7 45 (2.70%) Intranet
8 32 (1.92%) LAN
9 30 (1.80%) HTTP
10 26 (1.56%) SMTP
10 26 (1.56%) WAN
11 24 (1.44%) VPN
12 19 (1.14%) FTP
13 17 (1.02%) Skype
14 15 (0.90%) SSL
15 14 (0.84%) VLAN
15 14 (0.84%) Wireless
16 13 (0.78%) NAS
17 11 (0.66%) VoIP
18 10 (0.60%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1667 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 832 (49.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 754 (45.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 587 (35.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 444 (26.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 359 (21.54%) Data Warehouse
7 349 (20.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 323 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 133 (7.98%) Relational Database
10 103 (6.18%) Oracle Database
11 73 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
12 70 (4.20%) SQL Server 2000
13 61 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 58 (3.48%) OLAP
15 55 (3.30%) MySQL
16 53 (3.18%) RDBMS
17 52 (3.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 46 (2.76%) QlikView
19 42 (2.52%) Data Mining
20 37 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 171 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 156 (9.36%) Visual Studio
3 61 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 51 (3.06%) Git (software)
5 46 (2.76%) NUnit
6 45 (2.70%) JIRA
7 42 (2.52%) Subversion
8 34 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 34 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 31 (1.86%) Mercurial
10 21 (1.26%) Selenium
11 19 (1.14%) Jenkins
12 18 (1.08%) MSTest
13 16 (0.96%) MSBuild
14 14 (0.84%) Moq
15 13 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.72%) CruiseControl
17 10 (0.60%) Fiddler
17 10 (0.60%) NCrunch
17 10 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 584 (35.03%) Finance
2 254 (15.24%) Banking
3 111 (6.66%) Marketing
4 81 (4.86%) Investment Banking
5 66 (3.96%) Law
6 63 (3.78%) Legal
7 51 (3.06%) Retail
8 45 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 41 (2.46%) Front Office
10 36 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 27 (1.62%) Publishing
12 15 (0.90%) Advertising
13 12 (0.72%) Back Office
13 12 (0.72%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.66%) French Language
14 11 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.24%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.18%) German Language
16 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 813 (48.77%) Developer
2 371 (22.26%) SQL Developer
3 353 (21.18%) DBA
4 319 (19.14%) SQL DBA
5 236 (14.16%) .NET Developer
6 233 (13.98%) Analyst
7 203 (12.18%) SSIS Developer
8 199 (11.94%) Administrator
9 183 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 179 (10.74%) SQL Server DBA
11 178 (10.68%) C# Developer
12 135 (8.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 125 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
14 110 (6.60%) SSRS Developer
15 108 (6.48%) Applications Support
16 105 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
17 103 (6.18%) Senior Developer
18 94 (5.64%) Support Analyst
19 93 (5.58%) SQL BI Developer
20 86 (5.16%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (32.15%) .NET
2 302 (18.12%) ASP.NET
3 196 (11.76%) HTML
4 183 (10.98%) CSS
5 175 (10.50%) .NET Framework
6 166 (9.96%) XML
7 165 (9.90%) jQuery
8 158 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 158 (9.48%) Web Services
9 122 (7.32%) Entity Framework
10 110 (6.60%) WCF
11 103 (6.18%) MDX
12 97 (5.82%) Ajax
13 72 (4.32%) AngularJS
14 57 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 56 (3.36%) HTML5
16 54 (3.24%) SOAP
17 43 (2.58%) LINQ
18 41 (2.46%) CSS3
18 41 (2.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 174 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (8.22%) Replication
3 122 (7.32%) Clustering
4 79 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 63 (3.78%) Data Integration
6 55 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 36 (2.16%) Credit Risk
7 36 (2.16%) Equities
8 35 (2.10%) Mathematics
9 28 (1.68%) Statistics
10 22 (1.32%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.26%) Data Centre
11 21 (1.26%) SWIFT
12 20 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 18 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
14 17 (1.02%) Fixed Income
15 16 (0.96%) Fintech
16 15 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
17 14 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 487 (29.21%) Windows
2 297 (17.82%) Windows Server
3 263 (15.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 188 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (6.06%) Linux
7 99 (5.94%) Windows 7
8 73 (4.38%) Unix
9 30 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (1.80%) Solaris
10 29 (1.74%) Windows 10
10 29 (1.74%) Windows 8
11 20 (1.20%) Android
12 13 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.72%) Windows XP
14 10 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.54%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.24%) CentOS
17 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (24.54%) Business Intelligence
2 386 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (19.44%) ETL
4 225 (13.50%) MVC
4 225 (13.50%) Performance Tuning
5 130 (7.80%) ITIL
6 129 (7.74%) Migration
7 128 (7.68%) Data Analysis
8 115 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (6.60%) Analytics
10 107 (6.42%) High Availability
11 101 (6.06%) CRM
12 97 (5.82%) TDD
13 96 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 95 (5.70%) Asset Management
14 95 (5.70%) Data Modelling
15 92 (5.52%) SDLC
16 87 (5.22%) Scrum
17 76 (4.56%) Kimball Methodology
18 73 (4.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1136 (68.15%) SQL
2 558 (33.47%) T-SQL
3 480 (28.79%) C#
4 277 (16.62%) JavaScript
5 176 (10.56%) PowerShell
6 65 (3.90%) VB
7 63 (3.78%) Java
8 51 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 44 (2.64%) VBA
10 40 (2.40%) VBScript
11 32 (1.92%) C
12 28 (1.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 27 (1.62%) R
14 26 (1.56%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.20%) Shell Script
16 14 (0.84%) C++
17 11 (0.66%) Apex Code
17 11 (0.66%) Perl
18 10 (0.60%) Python
19 8 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 179 (10.74%) Degree
2 90 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (3.06%) MCSE
4 28 (1.68%) MCITP
5 26 (1.56%) MCTS
6 22 (1.32%) MCDBA
7 21 (1.26%) MCSA
8 16 (0.96%) MCP
9 12 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (0.60%) ISEB
11 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.42%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.18%) RHCE
15 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.12%) MCT
15 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
15 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.50%) SLA
2 55 (3.30%) Data Quality
3 48 (2.88%) QA
4 14 (0.84%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.54%) DICOM
5 9 (0.54%) HL7
6 4 (0.24%) SDET
7 3 (0.18%) EMIR
7 3 (0.18%) MiFID
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.060%) COSHH
9 1 (0.060%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.060%) SEPA
System Software
1 178 (10.68%) Active Directory
2 77 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (2.82%) XenApp
4 44 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 38 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (1.44%) vSphere
7 23 (1.38%) VMware ESX
8 22 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.96%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.36%) BitLocker
15 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
17 2 (0.12%) Firmware
17 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.12%) Xen
17 2 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (1.50%) SCCM
2 22 (1.32%) SCOM
3 20 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 16 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 11 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.60%) SCOrch
7 9 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.48%) OpenAM
8 8 (0.48%) Perfmon
8 8 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (0.48%) WSUS
9 6 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.30%) Control-M
10 5 (0.30%) SnapMirror
10 5 (0.30%) SnapVault
11 4 (0.24%) Ansible
11 4 (0.24%) DameWare
Vendors
1 769 (46.13%) Microsoft
2 202 (12.12%) Oracle
3 164 (9.84%) VMware
4 54 (3.24%) Citrix
5 52 (3.12%) Tableau
6 51 (3.06%) HP
7 48 (2.88%) Cisco
8 41 (2.46%) NetApp
9 35 (2.10%) EPiServer
10 33 (1.98%) Dell
10 33 (1.98%) Informatica
11 30 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 30 (1.80%) SAP
12 27 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.56%) Symantec
14 24 (1.44%) IBM
15 23 (1.38%) RedGate
16 22 (1.32%) Reuters
17 21 (1.26%) Sybase
18 20 (1.20%) Bloomberg
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus/Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
RMI International
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55K + BENS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £73000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension & More
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benfits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago