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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 185 105 75
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 741 1267 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.85% 2.87% 3.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 8.92% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 658 1077 1674
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
11785 14212 15667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.45% 32.17% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10269 12055 13675
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 £39,000 £37,309
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 191 £54,500 +9.00% 11
Mayfair - 8 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 7 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -8 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Brentford - 3 £33,173 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Twickenham +11 2 £45,000 -
Westminster -11 2 £35,000 -
Romford -12 2 £68,750 +37.50%
Croydon -22 2 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Dagenham +1 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Chiswick -3 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Harrow - 1 - -
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 28 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1784 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1222 (68.50%) SQL
3 909 (50.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 852 (47.76%) Microsoft
5 838 (46.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 670 (37.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 617 (34.59%) Finance
8 594 (33.30%) T-SQL
9 588 (32.96%) .NET
10 528 (29.60%) Windows
11 512 (28.70%) C#
12 460 (25.78%) MS Excel
13 457 (25.62%) Business Intelligence
14 456 (25.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 441 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
16 384 (21.52%) Data Warehouse
17 374 (20.96%) SQL Server 2014
18 370 (20.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 341 (19.11%) ETL
20 331 (18.55%) ASP.NET
21 315 (17.66%) Windows Server
22 278 (15.58%) JavaScript
23 271 (15.19%) Banking
23 271 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
24 252 (14.13%) MVC
25 243 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
26 225 (12.61%) SharePoint
27 212 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
28 206 (11.55%) HTML
29 204 (11.43%) 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
1 225 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 204 (11.43%) IIS
3 122 (6.84%) MS Exchange
4 101 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 87 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 70 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 51 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
8 42 (2.35%) Skype for Business
9 41 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 38 (2.13%) Tomcat
11 36 (2.02%) CMS
12 30 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (1.63%) WebSphere
14 23 (1.29%) JBoss
15 22 (1.23%) Apache
16 18 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.84%) NServiceBus
18 13 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
19 11 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 9 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 460 (25.78%) MS Excel
2 111 (6.22%) MS Office
3 15 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.11%) Windchill
9 1 (0.056%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 70 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.78%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
3 12 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.45%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.39%) Northgate Housing
6 7 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.34%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.34%) Unica
8 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.11%) FastStats
9 2 (0.11%) Maximo
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (3.98%) Office 365
3 70 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.51%) SaaS
5 10 (0.56%) Force.com
6 9 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.39%) PaaS
8 6 (0.34%) BlueKai
8 6 (0.34%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.34%) Yammer
9 4 (0.22%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.11%) IaaS
11 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.99%) SAN
2 88 (4.93%) DNS
3 61 (3.42%) DHCP
4 55 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 48 (2.69%) Firewall
6 45 (2.52%) Internet
7 41 (2.30%) Intranet
8 35 (1.96%) LAN
9 32 (1.79%) WAN
10 24 (1.35%) VPN
11 22 (1.23%) SMTP
12 21 (1.18%) HTTP
13 20 (1.12%) Skype
14 19 (1.07%) FTP
15 18 (1.01%) SSL
16 17 (0.95%) VLAN
16 17 (0.95%) Wireless
17 14 (0.78%) NAS
18 13 (0.73%) NetScaler
19 12 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1784 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 909 (50.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 838 (46.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 670 (37.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 456 (25.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 384 (21.52%) Data Warehouse
7 374 (20.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 370 (20.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 144 (8.07%) Relational Database
10 97 (5.44%) Oracle Database
11 77 (4.32%) BusinessObjects
12 72 (4.04%) SQL Server 2000
13 63 (3.53%) OLAP
14 56 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 55 (3.08%) MySQL
16 54 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
17 52 (2.91%) RDBMS
18 49 (2.75%) Data Mining
19 47 (2.63%) QlikView
20 43 (2.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 189 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 148 (8.30%) Visual Studio
3 66 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 48 (2.69%) NUnit
5 44 (2.47%) Subversion
6 39 (2.19%) Git (software)
6 39 (2.19%) JIRA
7 37 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 36 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 30 (1.68%) Mercurial
10 20 (1.12%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.12%) MSBuild
11 16 (0.90%) CruiseControl
11 16 (0.90%) MSTest
12 15 (0.84%) Moq
12 15 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (0.73%) Selenium
14 10 (0.56%) Fiddler
14 10 (0.56%) NCrunch
14 10 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 617 (34.59%) Finance
2 271 (15.19%) Banking
3 112 (6.28%) Marketing
4 99 (5.55%) Investment Banking
5 81 (4.54%) Law
6 64 (3.59%) Retail
7 61 (3.42%) Legal
8 45 (2.52%) Front Office
9 42 (2.35%) Financial Institution
10 36 (2.02%) Publishing
10 36 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 16 (0.90%) Advertising
12 15 (0.84%) Private Banking
13 12 (0.67%) French Language
14 7 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.28%) Back Office
16 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.22%) Games
17 4 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 902 (50.56%) Developer
2 441 (24.72%) SQL Developer
3 381 (21.36%) DBA
4 354 (19.84%) SQL DBA
5 265 (14.85%) .NET Developer
6 237 (13.28%) Analyst
7 231 (12.95%) SSIS Developer
8 224 (12.56%) Administrator
9 217 (12.16%) SQL Server DBA
10 209 (11.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 200 (11.21%) C# Developer
12 164 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 163 (9.14%) SQL Server Developer
14 131 (7.34%) SSRS Developer
15 113 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
15 113 (6.33%) SQL BI Developer
16 108 (6.05%) Senior Developer
16 108 (6.05%) SSAS Developer
17 103 (5.77%) Applications Support
18 95 (5.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (32.96%) .NET
2 331 (18.55%) ASP.NET
3 206 (11.55%) HTML
4 204 (11.43%) .NET Framework
5 190 (10.65%) CSS
6 180 (10.09%) Web Services
7 177 (9.92%) XML
8 171 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 161 (9.02%) jQuery
10 127 (7.12%) WCF
11 124 (6.95%) MDX
12 122 (6.84%) Entity Framework
13 102 (5.72%) Ajax
14 78 (4.37%) AngularJS
15 55 (3.08%) HTML5
16 54 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
17 50 (2.80%) SOAP
18 42 (2.35%) LINQ
19 40 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 39 (2.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 212 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (8.80%) Clustering
3 149 (8.35%) Replication
4 83 (4.65%) Data Integration
5 81 (4.54%) Computer Science
6 53 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 50 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 45 (2.52%) Credit Risk
9 40 (2.24%) Equities
10 36 (2.02%) Statistics
11 25 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
12 23 (1.29%) SWIFT
13 22 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 21 (1.18%) Data Structures
15 19 (1.07%) Fixed Income
16 18 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 17 (0.95%) Blackberry
17 17 (0.95%) Derivative
18 16 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 528 (29.60%) Windows
2 315 (17.66%) Windows Server
3 271 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 178 (9.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (5.66%) Linux
7 98 (5.49%) Windows 7
8 65 (3.64%) Unix
9 30 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.40%) Windows 10
10 25 (1.40%) Windows 8
11 21 (1.18%) Solaris
12 20 (1.12%) Android
13 13 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 12 (0.67%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.50%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.34%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.22%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (25.62%) Business Intelligence
2 441 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (19.11%) ETL
4 252 (14.13%) MVC
5 243 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
6 145 (8.13%) ITIL
7 128 (7.17%) High Availability
8 126 (7.06%) Data Analysis
9 120 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
10 118 (6.61%) Data Modelling
11 117 (6.56%) SDLC
12 113 (6.33%) CRM
13 108 (6.05%) Migration
14 106 (5.94%) Analytics
15 96 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
16 95 (5.33%) Asset Management
16 95 (5.33%) TDD
17 92 (5.16%) Kimball Methodology
18 91 (5.10%) Scrum
19 77 (4.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1222 (68.50%) SQL
2 594 (33.30%) T-SQL
3 512 (28.70%) C#
4 278 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 180 (10.09%) PowerShell
6 78 (4.37%) VB
7 61 (3.42%) VB.NET
8 58 (3.25%) Java
9 53 (2.97%) VBA
10 43 (2.41%) C
11 41 (2.30%) VBScript
12 28 (1.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 25 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.18%) R
15 18 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.73%) C++
17 12 (0.67%) Perl
18 11 (0.62%) Apex Code
19 9 (0.50%) Ruby
20 8 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 194 (10.87%) Degree
2 118 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (3.64%) MCSE
4 44 (2.47%) MCITP
5 33 (1.85%) MCDBA
6 30 (1.68%) MCTS
7 26 (1.46%) MCSA
8 24 (1.35%) MCP
9 16 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.56%) Security Cleared
12 8 (0.45%) ISEB
13 7 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.22%) CCNA
15 4 (0.22%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.22%) MCSD
15 4 (0.22%) SC Cleared
16 3 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.15%) Data Quality
2 73 (4.09%) SLA
3 53 (2.97%) QA
4 18 (1.01%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.39%) HL7
6 6 (0.34%) DICOM
7 3 (0.17%) EMIR
7 3 (0.17%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.056%) COSHH
9 1 (0.056%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.056%) SEPA
System Software
1 198 (11.10%) Active Directory
2 82 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (3.25%) XenApp
4 48 (2.69%) Hyper-V
5 37 (2.07%) vSphere
6 29 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
7 28 (1.57%) VMware ESX
8 21 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (0.95%) XenDesktop
10 14 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.34%) BitLocker
12 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.34%) UAG
13 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.17%) Firmware
14 3 (0.17%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 30 (1.68%) SCCM
3 22 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 18 (1.01%) SCOM
5 12 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.56%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.56%) SCOrch
7 9 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (0.50%) WSUS
8 8 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.39%) Perfmon
10 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.28%) Control-M
11 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.28%) OpenAM
11 5 (0.28%) SnapMirror
11 5 (0.28%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 852 (47.76%) Microsoft
2 183 (10.26%) Oracle
3 170 (9.53%) VMware
4 63 (3.53%) Citrix
5 61 (3.42%) HP
6 55 (3.08%) Tableau
7 52 (2.91%) Cisco
8 45 (2.52%) NetApp
9 42 (2.35%) EPiServer
10 38 (2.13%) Informatica
11 37 (2.07%) SAP
12 35 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (1.74%) RedGate
14 30 (1.68%) Red Hat
15 29 (1.63%) Dell
16 26 (1.46%) Reuters
16 26 (1.46%) Symantec
17 22 (1.23%) Bloomberg
17 22 (1.23%) IBM
18 20 (1.12%) Remedy
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + bonus + share scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45K
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago