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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 208 138 87
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 531 1022 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.51% 2.34% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 7.45% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 483 900 1367
Median salary £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,500 £35,000
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
10358 13713 13587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.49% 31.33% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9015 11693 11740
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
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 £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -15 147 £60,000 +4.34% 9
Ealing +25 4 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Brentford +4 3 £43,000 +29.62%
Dagenham 0 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Chessington - 2 £37,500 -
Croydon +11 1 £65,000 +116.66%
Wembley +6 1 £28,000 -
Uxbridge +3 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £60,000 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £47,500 -
Southwark - 1 £57,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 1200 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 828 (69.00%) SQL
3 575 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 544 (45.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 455 (37.92%) .NET
6 454 (37.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 446 (37.17%) C#
8 424 (35.33%) T-SQL
9 387 (32.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 354 (29.50%) Finance
11 352 (29.33%) Windows
12 319 (26.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 318 (26.50%) ASP.NET
14 276 (23.00%) JavaScript
15 241 (20.08%) Business Intelligence
16 238 (19.83%) MVC
17 236 (19.67%) MS Excel
18 219 (18.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 216 (18.00%) HTML
20 211 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
21 205 (17.08%) SharePoint
22 200 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
23 198 (16.50%) CSS
24 196 (16.33%) Windows Server
25 194 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
26 178 (14.83%) jQuery
27 160 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
28 156 (13.00%) ETL
28 156 (13.00%) SQL Server 2014
29 155 (12.92%) .NET Framework

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
1 205 (17.08%) SharePoint
2 150 (12.50%) IIS
3 96 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 60 (5.00%) CMS
4 60 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 56 (4.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 50 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 42 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 40 (3.33%) Tomcat
9 39 (3.25%) WebSphere
10 38 (3.17%) Apache
11 34 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 32 (2.67%) JBoss
13 26 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 22 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (1.67%) WebLogic
16 19 (1.58%) Skype for Business
17 16 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
18 8 (0.67%) SAS
19 7 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 236 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 59 (4.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.17%) Windchill
6 1 (0.083%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.75%) FastStats
4 8 (0.67%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.50%) LatentZero
5 6 (0.50%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.17%) RMDS
8 1 (0.083%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.083%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (0.083%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 93 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (5.67%) Office 365
3 65 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.67%) SaaS
5 29 (2.42%) PaaS
6 11 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.58%) GitHub
8 6 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.25%) IaaS
12 1 (0.083%) G Suite
12 1 (0.083%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.67%) DNS
2 50 (4.17%) DHCP
3 48 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 42 (3.50%) Internet
5 38 (3.17%) Firewall
6 36 (3.00%) SAN
7 34 (2.83%) HTTP
8 28 (2.33%) LAN
8 28 (2.33%) VPN
9 27 (2.25%) Intranet
10 22 (1.83%) WAN
11 14 (1.17%) Skype
11 14 (1.17%) SMTP
11 14 (1.17%) VoIP
11 14 (1.17%) Wireless
12 11 (0.92%) SSL
13 10 (0.83%) VLAN
14 8 (0.67%) iSCSI
15 7 (0.58%) NAS
16 6 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1200 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 544 (45.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 454 (37.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 387 (32.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 319 (26.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 219 (18.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 200 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 156 (13.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 75 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 59 (4.92%) Power BI
11 57 (4.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 51 (4.25%) SQL Server 2000
13 45 (3.75%) DTS
14 44 (3.67%) MySQL
15 43 (3.58%) Oracle Database
16 39 (3.25%) RDBMS
17 31 (2.58%) Big Data
18 27 (2.25%) QlikView
19 26 (2.17%) NoSQL
20 25 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 142 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 108 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.50%) NUnit
4 45 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 42 (3.50%) Subversion
6 38 (3.17%) MSTest
7 36 (3.00%) JIRA
8 22 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 20 (1.67%) Selenium
9 20 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.33%) Moq
11 15 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 14 (1.17%) Mercurial
13 10 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.75%) MSBuild
15 7 (0.58%) JsTestDriver
15 7 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
17 4 (0.33%) Bitbucket
17 4 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 354 (29.50%) Finance
2 139 (11.58%) Banking
3 54 (4.50%) Legal
4 52 (4.33%) Marketing
5 31 (2.58%) Financial Institution
5 31 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 31 (2.58%) Retail
6 29 (2.42%) Back Office
6 29 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.17%) Advertising
8 21 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.17%) Law
10 11 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.58%) Publishing
12 6 (0.50%) Front Office
13 5 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.17%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.083%) Games
15 1 (0.083%) Military
15 1 (0.083%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 557 (46.42%) Developer
2 252 (21.00%) DBA
3 238 (19.83%) .NET Developer
4 210 (17.50%) SQL DBA
5 191 (15.92%) SQL Developer
6 179 (14.92%) C# Developer
7 164 (13.67%) Analyst
8 129 (10.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 120 (10.00%) Administrator
10 106 (8.83%) ASP.NET Developer
11 98 (8.17%) SQL Server DBA
12 92 (7.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 87 (7.25%) Applications Support
14 83 (6.92%) SSIS Developer
15 78 (6.50%) Senior Developer
16 69 (5.75%) Support Engineer
17 66 (5.50%) Support Analyst
18 63 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 57 (4.75%) SQL Server Developer
20 50 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (37.92%) .NET
2 318 (26.50%) ASP.NET
3 216 (18.00%) HTML
4 198 (16.50%) CSS
5 178 (14.83%) jQuery
6 160 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 155 (12.92%) .NET Framework
8 120 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 103 (8.58%) WCF
10 92 (7.67%) HTML5
11 91 (7.58%) AngularJS
12 89 (7.42%) Ajax
13 88 (7.33%) Entity Framework
14 87 (7.25%) Web Services
15 80 (6.67%) XML
16 58 (4.83%) WPF
17 57 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 50 (4.17%) LINQ
19 49 (4.08%) SOAP
20 46 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 117 (9.75%) Replication
2 90 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 84 (7.00%) Clustering
4 77 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.42%) Biotechnology
7 24 (2.00%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (1.17%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.00%) PACS
12 11 (0.92%) User Experience
13 10 (0.83%) Credit Risk
13 10 (0.83%) Equities
13 10 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.75%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.75%) Reinsurance
15 8 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 352 (29.33%) Windows
2 196 (16.33%) Windows Server
3 194 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 150 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (5.42%) Windows 7
7 58 (4.83%) Linux
8 45 (3.75%) Unix
9 27 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (2.17%) Solaris
11 20 (1.67%) Windows 10
11 20 (1.67%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.67%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.50%) Android
14 6 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.33%) CentOS
15 4 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.083%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (20.08%) Business Intelligence
2 238 (19.83%) MVC
3 211 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (13.00%) ETL
5 140 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
6 116 (9.67%) ITIL
7 114 (9.50%) TDD
8 88 (7.33%) Web Development
9 83 (6.92%) Migration
10 76 (6.33%) Scrum
11 72 (6.00%) Analytics
12 69 (5.75%) High Availability
13 60 (5.00%) Asset Management
14 58 (4.83%) OO
15 52 (4.33%) CRM
16 50 (4.17%) Data Analysis
17 49 (4.08%) Data Modelling
18 47 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
20 43 (3.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 828 (69.00%) SQL
2 446 (37.17%) C#
3 424 (35.33%) T-SQL
4 276 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 111 (9.25%) PowerShell
6 49 (4.08%) R
7 42 (3.50%) Java
8 35 (2.92%) VB.NET
9 23 (1.92%) Python
10 20 (1.67%) VBScript
11 14 (1.17%) C
12 12 (1.00%) VB
13 11 (0.92%) Shell Script
13 11 (0.92%) X++
14 10 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.75%) PHP
16 7 (0.58%) VBA
17 6 (0.50%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.50%) C++
17 6 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 127 (10.58%) Degree
2 81 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (2.00%) MCSE
4 19 (1.58%) MCSA
5 7 (0.58%) MCITP
5 7 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.50%) MCP
6 6 (0.50%) OCP
6 6 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.33%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.33%) MCT
8 4 (0.33%) MCTS
9 3 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.25%) CCNA
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.25%) ISEB
9 3 (0.25%) RHCE
10 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.33%) SLA
2 31 (2.58%) QA
3 12 (1.00%) DICOM
3 12 (1.00%) HL7
4 9 (0.75%) SDET
5 7 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.083%) Solvency II
System Software
1 115 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 45 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.08%) vSphere
4 35 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
5 34 (2.83%) XenApp
6 17 (1.42%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.33%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.17%) Xen
12 2 (0.17%) XenServer
13 1 (0.083%) Docker
13 1 (0.083%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.083%) UAG
13 1 (0.083%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (4.33%) SCCM
2 27 (2.25%) SCOM
3 15 (1.25%) Perfmon
4 12 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (0.75%) Control-M
5 9 (0.75%) Nagios
5 9 (0.75%) Puppet
6 8 (0.67%) WSUS
7 7 (0.58%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (0.50%) OpenAM
9 5 (0.42%) vMotion
10 4 (0.33%) Ansible
10 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.33%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 575 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 141 (11.75%) Oracle
3 103 (8.58%) VMware
4 68 (5.67%) Tableau
5 57 (4.75%) Citrix
6 35 (2.92%) Cisco
7 30 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 27 (2.25%) Cognos
8 27 (2.25%) Sybase
9 26 (2.17%) IBM
10 19 (1.58%) HP
11 17 (1.42%) Informatica
11 17 (1.42%) Xamarin
12 15 (1.25%) EMC
12 15 (1.25%) Veritas
13 13 (1.08%) Dell
14 12 (1.00%) QAD
14 12 (1.00%) Telerik
15 11 (0.92%) Google
15 11 (0.92%) PayPal
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
British Red Cross
Salary: Inner London Weighting if Applicable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, free gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £32500.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 2 days ago
Heathrow, London (TW6)
Reed Business Information
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
blu digital
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
blu digital
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +Benefits +31 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +Benefits +31 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago