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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / London
Rank 243 128 89
Rank change year-on-year
-115 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 438 995 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.29% 2.45% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.30% 7.81% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 382 874 1236
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
10185 12743 12691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.10% 31.40% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8923 11046 10924
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -34 104 £55,000 - 13
Uxbridge - 5 £47,500 -
Hounslow - 3 - -
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Brentford +1 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Croydon -1 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Harrow - 1 £23,500 -
Hackney - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1001 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 656 (65.53%) SQL
3 518 (51.75%) Microsoft
4 445 (44.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 434 (43.36%) .NET
6 418 (41.76%) C#
7 364 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 362 (36.16%) T-SQL
9 325 (32.47%) Finance
10 301 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 293 (29.27%) Windows
12 285 (28.47%) ASP.NET
13 250 (24.98%) JavaScript
14 234 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
15 225 (22.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 217 (21.68%) MVC
17 203 (20.28%) HTML
18 199 (19.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 192 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
20 188 (18.78%) MS Excel
21 180 (17.98%) CSS
22 177 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
23 175 (17.48%) SharePoint
24 151 (15.08%) .NET Framework
25 149 (14.89%) jQuery
26 140 (13.99%) Windows Server 2008
26 140 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
26 140 (13.99%) Banking
27 138 (13.79%) Windows Server
28 122 (12.19%) ETL

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
1 175 (17.48%) SharePoint
2 109 (10.89%) IIS
3 76 (7.59%) MS Exchange
4 55 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 46 (4.60%) CMS
6 43 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 39 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 29 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (2.30%) WebSphere
11 20 (2.00%) Apache
12 14 (1.40%) Skype for Business
13 13 (1.30%) MQSeries
13 13 (1.30%) Tomcat
14 12 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.90%) JBoss
15 9 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.90%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 188 (18.78%) MS Excel
2 54 (5.39%) MS Office
3 9 (0.90%) InfoPath
3 9 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.40%) GIMP
5 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.100%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.100%) RMDS
7 1 (0.100%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.100%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 118 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (5.00%) Office 365
3 21 (2.10%) PaaS
4 14 (1.40%) SaaS
5 9 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.70%) IaaS
8 6 (0.60%) GitHub
9 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.40%) G Suite
9 4 (0.40%) Yammer
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.30%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.100%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.100%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.49%) DNS
2 51 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 44 (4.40%) DHCP
3 44 (4.40%) SAN
4 39 (3.90%) Firewall
5 26 (2.60%) Intranet
6 25 (2.50%) LAN
7 24 (2.40%) VPN
8 22 (2.20%) WAN
9 18 (1.80%) Wireless
10 17 (1.70%) Internet
11 12 (1.20%) VoIP
12 11 (1.10%) iSCSI
12 11 (1.10%) Skype
13 10 (1.00%) HTTP
14 9 (0.90%) Ethernet
15 8 (0.80%) VLAN
16 6 (0.60%) IP Telephony
16 6 (0.60%) MPLS
16 6 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1001 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 445 (44.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 364 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 301 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 225 (22.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 199 (19.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 177 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
8 113 (11.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 66 (6.59%) Power BI
10 62 (6.19%) Relational Database
11 55 (5.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 37 (3.70%) QlikView
13 35 (3.50%) DTS
14 32 (3.20%) NoSQL
15 31 (3.10%) RDBMS
16 30 (3.00%) Big Data
16 30 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
16 30 (3.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 29 (2.90%) MySQL
18 23 (2.30%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 102 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 79 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 59 (5.89%) Git (software)
4 51 (5.09%) NUnit
5 42 (4.20%) Subversion
6 30 (3.00%) MSTest
7 26 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.90%) JIRA
9 14 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (1.10%) Moq
10 11 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
11 10 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (1.00%) Selenium
12 9 (0.90%) MSBuild
13 7 (0.70%) JsTestDriver
14 6 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
15 4 (0.40%) Bitbucket
16 2 (0.20%) Expression Web
16 2 (0.20%) Rhino Mocks
16 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 325 (32.47%) Finance
2 140 (13.99%) Banking
3 49 (4.90%) Retail
4 45 (4.50%) Marketing
5 42 (4.20%) Legal
6 32 (3.20%) Advertising
7 31 (3.10%) Telecoms
8 28 (2.80%) Back Office
9 24 (2.40%) Law
10 20 (2.00%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.80%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (1.00%) Publishing
14 9 (0.90%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.60%) Games
16 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.20%) Electronics
17 2 (0.20%) Front Office
17 2 (0.20%) German Language
18 1 (0.100%) French Language
Job Titles
1 526 (52.55%) Developer
2 212 (21.18%) .NET Developer
3 174 (17.38%) SQL Developer
4 172 (17.18%) DBA
5 168 (16.78%) C# Developer
6 151 (15.08%) SQL DBA
7 116 (11.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 115 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 101 (10.09%) Analyst
10 86 (8.59%) Administrator
11 84 (8.39%) Senior Developer
12 82 (8.19%) SQL Server DBA
13 79 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
14 77 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
15 72 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
16 61 (6.09%) SQL BI Developer
17 55 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
18 50 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 50 (5.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
19 48 (4.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (43.36%) .NET
2 285 (28.47%) ASP.NET
3 203 (20.28%) HTML
4 180 (17.98%) CSS
5 151 (15.08%) .NET Framework
6 149 (14.89%) jQuery
7 140 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 121 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 96 (9.59%) WCF
10 94 (9.39%) AngularJS
11 87 (8.69%) HTML5
12 72 (7.19%) Ajax
13 69 (6.89%) Entity Framework
14 68 (6.79%) Web Services
15 64 (6.39%) XML
16 60 (5.99%) LINQ
16 60 (5.99%) SOAP
17 49 (4.90%) REST
18 46 (4.60%) CSS3
19 44 (4.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.39%) Clustering
2 73 (7.29%) Replication
3 70 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (6.89%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 18 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.50%) Biotechnology
7 15 (1.50%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.30%) Derivative
9 11 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 11 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.10%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.00%) Fintech
10 10 (1.00%) User Experience
11 9 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
11 9 (0.90%) Reinsurance
12 8 (0.80%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.70%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 293 (29.27%) Windows
2 140 (13.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 138 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 120 (11.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (4.30%) Windows 7
7 41 (4.10%) Linux
8 24 (2.40%) Unix
9 18 (1.80%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.60%) Windows 10
11 10 (1.00%) Android
11 10 (1.00%) Solaris
11 10 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.50%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.40%) CentOS
14 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
2 217 (21.68%) MVC
3 192 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (12.19%) ETL
5 99 (9.89%) TDD
6 98 (9.79%) Performance Tuning
7 96 (9.59%) ITIL
8 79 (7.89%) Web Development
9 64 (6.39%) Migration
10 63 (6.29%) Scrum
11 61 (6.09%) Analytics
12 55 (5.49%) High Availability
13 52 (5.19%) Unit Testing
14 51 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (5.09%) OO
15 50 (5.00%) CRM
16 49 (4.90%) Mentoring
17 48 (4.80%) SOA
18 45 (4.50%) Data Modelling
19 44 (4.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 656 (65.53%) SQL
2 418 (41.76%) C#
3 362 (36.16%) T-SQL
4 250 (24.98%) JavaScript
5 87 (8.69%) PowerShell
6 52 (5.19%) VB.NET
7 44 (4.40%) Java
8 26 (2.60%) R
9 21 (2.10%) Python
10 17 (1.70%) C
11 16 (1.60%) VBA
12 15 (1.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 12 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 12 (1.20%) VB
14 11 (1.10%) PHP
14 11 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.90%) C++
16 5 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (9.89%) Degree
2 80 (7.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.30%) MCSE
4 10 (1.00%) MCP
4 10 (1.00%) MCSA
5 7 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (0.70%) MCTS
6 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.30%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.30%) CCNA
7 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.30%) MCPD
7 3 (0.30%) MCT
7 3 (0.30%) OCP
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.30%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.20%) MCITP
8 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.100%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.00%) QA
2 38 (3.80%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) SDET
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) DICOM
4 2 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.100%) Solvency II
System Software
1 106 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 45 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.70%) XenApp
4 31 (3.10%) vSphere
5 19 (1.90%) XenDesktop
6 15 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (1.30%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.60%) XenServer
11 5 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.100%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 48 (4.80%) SCCM
2 16 (1.60%) Puppet
3 15 (1.50%) Control-M
3 15 (1.50%) SCOM
4 13 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
5 12 (1.20%) Nagios
6 10 (1.00%) Perfmon
6 10 (1.00%) WSUS
7 8 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.40%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.40%) SCSM
10 3 (0.30%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.30%) vMotion
11 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.20%) DameWare
11 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 518 (51.75%) Microsoft
2 84 (8.39%) VMware
3 77 (7.69%) Oracle
4 76 (7.59%) Tableau
5 50 (5.00%) Citrix
6 37 (3.70%) Cisco
7 31 (3.10%) Cognos
8 23 (2.30%) IBM
9 22 (2.20%) HP
9 22 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 19 (1.90%) Xamarin
11 17 (1.70%) Telerik
12 16 (1.60%) Sybase
13 13 (1.30%) EMC
14 12 (1.20%) Bloomberg
14 12 (1.20%) QAD
15 11 (1.10%) Google
15 11 (1.10%) Reuters
15 11 (1.10%) Talend
16 10 (1.00%) Veeam
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competative
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+ excelletn bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LoadSpring Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reco Group
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago