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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 186 130 83
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -47
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 669 1098 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.75% 2.52% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.93% 8.46% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 625 939 1366
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
11290 12977 13962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.57% 29.74% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9831 10991 12115
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -13 180 £57,500 +9.52% 16
Brentford +6 9 £42,500 +28.11%
Dagenham +2 8 £42,500 -29.16%
Uxbridge +4 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Ealing +31 4 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £51,250 -6.81%
Harrow +9 2 £50,750 -
Wembley +3 1 £28,000 -49.09%
Romford -8 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Croydon -12 1 £44,000 +46.66%
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1410 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 995 (70.57%) SQL
3 673 (47.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 626 (44.40%) Microsoft
5 609 (43.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 526 (37.30%) T-SQL
7 498 (35.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 480 (34.04%) .NET
9 473 (33.55%) C#
10 453 (32.13%) Finance
11 404 (28.65%) Windows
12 402 (28.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 324 (22.98%) Business Intelligence
14 297 (21.06%) MS Excel
15 290 (20.57%) ASP.NET
16 280 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
17 277 (19.65%) Data Warehouse
18 273 (19.36%) JavaScript
19 272 (19.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 261 (18.51%) SQL Server 2014
21 249 (17.66%) Windows Server
22 234 (16.60%) MVC
23 232 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
24 220 (15.60%) ETL
25 207 (14.68%) HTML
26 194 (13.76%) Banking
27 192 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
28 190 (13.48%) CSS
29 187 (13.26%) SharePoint
30 185 (13.12%) Oracle

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
1 187 (13.26%) SharePoint
2 156 (11.06%) IIS
3 103 (7.30%) MS Exchange
4 59 (4.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 53 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 53 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 46 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 45 (3.19%) CMS
8 44 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 43 (3.05%) WebSphere
10 42 (2.98%) Apache
10 42 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
11 40 (2.84%) JBoss
12 24 (1.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (1.70%) Skype for Business
13 19 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.13%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (0.57%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 297 (21.06%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.26%) MS Office
3 8 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.28%) MS Project
5 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 47 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.99%) Adobe Campaign
4 9 (0.64%) FastStats
4 9 (0.64%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.43%) LatentZero
6 6 (0.43%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.35%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 5 (0.35%) Unica
8 4 (0.28%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
9 3 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 87 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (5.11%) Office 365
4 32 (2.27%) SaaS
5 24 (1.70%) PaaS
6 11 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.43%) Force.com
9 5 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.35%) BlueKai
10 4 (0.28%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.071%) GitHub
12 1 (0.071%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.68%) SAN
2 61 (4.33%) DNS
3 52 (3.69%) DHCP
3 52 (3.69%) TCP/IP
4 49 (3.48%) Internet
5 36 (2.55%) LAN
6 35 (2.48%) Firewall
6 35 (2.48%) HTTP
7 30 (2.13%) WAN
8 29 (2.06%) Intranet
9 24 (1.70%) Skype
10 23 (1.63%) VPN
11 21 (1.49%) SMTP
12 15 (1.06%) SSL
13 13 (0.92%) VoIP
14 11 (0.78%) VLAN
14 11 (0.78%) Wireless
15 10 (0.71%) Kerberos
16 8 (0.57%) NAS
17 6 (0.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1410 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 673 (47.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 609 (43.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 498 (35.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 402 (28.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 277 (19.65%) Data Warehouse
7 272 (19.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 261 (18.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 101 (7.16%) Relational Database
10 68 (4.82%) Oracle Database
11 64 (4.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 60 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 54 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
14 53 (3.76%) MySQL
15 42 (2.98%) RDBMS
16 39 (2.77%) DTS
17 38 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
18 35 (2.48%) OLAP
18 35 (2.48%) Power BI
19 33 (2.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 156 (11.06%) Visual Studio
2 149 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 53 (3.76%) NUnit
5 51 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 41 (2.91%) Subversion
7 39 (2.77%) JIRA
8 29 (2.06%) MSTest
9 27 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 26 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 25 (1.77%) Mercurial
12 20 (1.42%) Selenium
13 18 (1.28%) Moq
14 13 (0.92%) MSBuild
15 11 (0.78%) CruiseControl
15 11 (0.78%) Jenkins
15 11 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
17 7 (0.50%) JsTestDriver
17 7 (0.50%) NCrunch
General
1 453 (32.13%) Finance
2 194 (13.76%) Banking
3 79 (5.60%) Marketing
4 61 (4.33%) Legal
5 44 (3.12%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.77%) Retail
7 33 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 32 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 26 (1.84%) Front Office
11 22 (1.56%) Law
12 21 (1.49%) Back Office
13 12 (0.85%) Publishing
14 11 (0.78%) Advertising
15 10 (0.71%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.57%) French Language
17 5 (0.35%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.28%) Private Banking
19 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
20 1 (0.071%) German Language
Job Titles
1 642 (45.53%) Developer
2 317 (22.48%) DBA
3 271 (19.22%) SQL DBA
4 248 (17.59%) SQL Developer
5 232 (16.45%) .NET Developer
6 197 (13.97%) Analyst
7 170 (12.06%) C# Developer
8 168 (11.91%) Administrator
9 143 (10.14%) SQL Server DBA
10 131 (9.29%) SSIS Developer
11 127 (9.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 120 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 108 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 94 (6.67%) Applications Support
15 85 (6.03%) Senior Developer
16 76 (5.39%) Support Analyst
17 75 (5.32%) SQL Server Developer
18 68 (4.82%) SSRS Developer
19 64 (4.54%) Support Engineer
20 63 (4.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (34.04%) .NET
2 290 (20.57%) ASP.NET
3 207 (14.68%) HTML
4 190 (13.48%) CSS
5 178 (12.62%) jQuery
6 165 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 155 (10.99%) .NET Framework
8 125 (8.87%) Web Services
9 117 (8.30%) XML
10 108 (7.66%) WCF
11 105 (7.45%) Entity Framework
12 91 (6.45%) AngularJS
13 88 (6.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (6.17%) Ajax
15 75 (5.32%) HTML5
16 57 (4.04%) MDX
17 53 (3.76%) SOAP
18 50 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 46 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 42 (2.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 134 (9.50%) Replication
2 103 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (6.67%) Clustering
4 90 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 41 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 37 (2.62%) Data Integration
7 30 (2.13%) Equities
8 23 (1.63%) Biotechnology
9 22 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
10 21 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 20 (1.42%) Credit Risk
12 18 (1.28%) Statistics
13 17 (1.21%) Client/Server
13 17 (1.21%) Data Centre
14 15 (1.06%) Mobile App
14 15 (1.06%) PACS
15 14 (0.99%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
16 13 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 404 (28.65%) Windows
2 249 (17.66%) Windows Server
3 232 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 177 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 91 (6.45%) Linux
7 86 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (4.18%) Unix
9 34 (2.41%) Solaris
10 32 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (2.06%) Windows 8
12 28 (1.99%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.57%) Android
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.28%) CentOS
16 4 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.28%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.071%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (22.98%) Business Intelligence
2 280 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (16.60%) MVC
4 220 (15.60%) ETL
5 192 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
6 129 (9.15%) ITIL
7 113 (8.01%) TDD
8 111 (7.87%) Migration
9 95 (6.74%) Scrum
10 89 (6.31%) Data Analysis
11 87 (6.17%) Analytics
12 86 (6.10%) Asset Management
13 85 (6.03%) High Availability
14 82 (5.82%) CRM
15 71 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (4.89%) Web Development
17 64 (4.54%) OO
18 63 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
19 62 (4.40%) Data Modelling
19 62 (4.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 995 (70.57%) SQL
2 526 (37.30%) T-SQL
3 473 (33.55%) C#
4 273 (19.36%) JavaScript
5 135 (9.57%) PowerShell
6 47 (3.33%) Java
7 45 (3.19%) VB.NET
8 43 (3.05%) R
8 43 (3.05%) VB
9 35 (2.48%) VBScript
10 20 (1.42%) VBA
11 17 (1.21%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.13%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.06%) C
14 12 (0.85%) Python
15 10 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 10 (0.71%) X++
16 9 (0.64%) C++
17 8 (0.57%) Ruby
18 6 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 156 (11.06%) Degree
2 76 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (2.77%) MCSE
4 19 (1.35%) MCITP
5 18 (1.28%) MCSA
6 15 (1.06%) MCTS
7 14 (0.99%) MCDBA
8 10 (0.71%) MCP
9 7 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.43%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.43%) OCP
10 6 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.35%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.21%) ISEB
13 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.90%) SLA
2 33 (2.34%) QA
3 27 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.06%) DICOM
4 15 (1.06%) HL7
5 8 (0.57%) SDET
6 5 (0.35%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.071%) COSHH
9 1 (0.071%) SEPA
System Software
1 145 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 58 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
4 37 (2.62%) XenApp
5 33 (2.34%) vSphere
6 24 (1.70%) Hyper-V
7 21 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.14%) Xen
12 2 (0.14%) XenServer
13 1 (0.071%) Docker
13 1 (0.071%) UAG
13 1 (0.071%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (2.84%) SCCM
2 27 (1.91%) SCOM
3 15 (1.06%) Perfmon
4 12 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
7 9 (0.64%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.57%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.57%) OpenAM
8 8 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (0.50%) WSUS
10 5 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.35%) SnapMirror
10 5 (0.35%) SnapVault
10 5 (0.35%) vMotion
11 4 (0.28%) Ansible
11 4 (0.28%) Control-M
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 626 (44.40%) Microsoft
2 185 (13.12%) Oracle
3 132 (9.36%) VMware
4 58 (4.11%) Citrix
5 51 (3.62%) Tableau
6 41 (2.91%) Cisco
7 36 (2.55%) HP
8 32 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 27 (1.91%) NetApp
10 24 (1.70%) Sybase
11 23 (1.63%) Cognos
11 23 (1.63%) Informatica
12 21 (1.49%) Dell
13 20 (1.42%) EMC
14 16 (1.13%) IBM
14 16 (1.13%) Symantec
14 16 (1.13%) Veritas
15 15 (1.06%) Adobe
15 15 (1.06%) Remedy
15 15 (1.06%) SAP
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Huntsworth Health Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Auravita.com
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KV Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on call, allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare, dental +
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Flexi-Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + pension scheme + private healthcar
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 12 days ago