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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / London
Rank 242 140 87
Rank change year-on-year
-102 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 436 945 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.30% 2.36% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 7.49% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 374 844 1214
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 £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
10026 12622 12451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.88% 31.46% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8836 10928 10716
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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 £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -52 100 £55,000 - 19
Uxbridge -6 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Hounslow - 3 - -
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £65,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 - 2
Ealing - 1 £26,500 -
Southwark - 1 £57,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1057 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 707 (66.89%) SQL
3 533 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 487 (46.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 440 (41.63%) .NET
6 431 (40.78%) C#
7 390 (36.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 368 (34.82%) T-SQL
9 330 (31.22%) Finance
10 314 (29.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 311 (29.42%) ASP.NET
11 311 (29.42%) Windows
12 265 (25.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 258 (24.41%) JavaScript
14 231 (21.85%) MVC
15 223 (21.10%) Business Intelligence
16 217 (20.53%) HTML
17 207 (19.58%) MS Excel
18 199 (18.83%) SharePoint
19 198 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
20 197 (18.64%) CSS
21 192 (18.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 175 (16.56%) Data Warehouse
23 166 (15.70%) jQuery
24 162 (15.33%) .NET Framework
25 158 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
26 153 (14.47%) Windows Server
27 150 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
28 141 (13.34%) Banking
29 133 (12.58%) 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
1 199 (18.83%) SharePoint
2 117 (11.07%) IIS
3 92 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 62 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 53 (5.01%) CMS
5 53 (5.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 45 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 31 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (2.37%) Apache
8 25 (2.37%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.80%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.61%) Skype for Business
11 14 (1.32%) JBoss
12 13 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 13 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.95%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 207 (19.58%) MS Excel
2 56 (5.30%) MS Office
3 9 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.38%) GIMP
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) FastStats
5 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.095%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 107 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (5.96%) Office 365
3 52 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.27%) PaaS
5 18 (1.70%) SaaS
6 10 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.57%) GitHub
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.38%) G Suite
8 4 (0.38%) IaaS
8 4 (0.38%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.38%) Yammer
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.68%) DNS
2 53 (5.01%) TCP/IP
3 52 (4.92%) DHCP
4 38 (3.60%) Firewall
4 38 (3.60%) SAN
5 27 (2.55%) LAN
6 26 (2.46%) Internet
7 25 (2.37%) Intranet
7 25 (2.37%) VPN
8 21 (1.99%) WAN
9 18 (1.70%) VoIP
10 16 (1.51%) HTTP
10 16 (1.51%) Wireless
11 14 (1.32%) Skype
12 13 (1.23%) iSCSI
13 12 (1.14%) VLAN
14 7 (0.66%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.57%) NAS
15 6 (0.57%) Network Security
15 6 (0.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1057 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 487 (46.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 390 (36.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 314 (29.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 265 (25.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 192 (18.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 175 (16.56%) Data Warehouse
8 121 (11.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 66 (6.24%) Relational Database
10 59 (5.58%) Power BI
11 56 (5.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 47 (4.45%) DTS
13 37 (3.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 34 (3.22%) RDBMS
15 33 (3.12%) QlikView
16 31 (2.93%) MySQL
17 30 (2.84%) Big Data
17 30 (2.84%) NoSQL
18 29 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
19 22 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 130 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 91 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (5.49%) NUnit
4 54 (5.11%) Git (software)
5 43 (4.07%) Subversion
6 39 (3.69%) MSTest
7 24 (2.27%) JIRA
7 24 (2.27%) TeamCity
8 18 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (1.42%) Moq
10 14 (1.32%) Selenium
11 10 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (0.85%) MSBuild
13 8 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (0.66%) JsTestDriver
15 6 (0.57%) TortoiseSVN
16 4 (0.38%) Bitbucket
17 3 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
17 3 (0.28%) SpecFlow
17 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 330 (31.22%) Finance
2 141 (13.34%) Banking
3 48 (4.54%) Legal
4 45 (4.26%) Marketing
5 43 (4.07%) Retail
6 33 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.84%) Advertising
8 27 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (2.37%) Back Office
10 22 (2.08%) Investment Banking
11 21 (1.99%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.99%) Law
12 10 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.66%) Publishing
14 6 (0.57%) Front Office
14 6 (0.57%) Games
15 5 (0.47%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.095%) Military
17 1 (0.095%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 516 (48.82%) Developer
2 231 (21.85%) .NET Developer
3 210 (19.87%) DBA
4 182 (17.22%) C# Developer
5 180 (17.03%) SQL DBA
6 169 (15.99%) SQL Developer
7 131 (12.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 126 (11.92%) Analyst
9 100 (9.46%) Administrator
10 96 (9.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 89 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 89 (8.42%) SQL Server DBA
12 80 (7.57%) Senior Developer
13 70 (6.62%) SSIS Developer
14 67 (6.34%) SQL Server Developer
15 66 (6.24%) Applications Support
16 58 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 54 (5.11%) Senior .NET Developer
18 50 (4.73%) Support Analyst
19 48 (4.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (41.63%) .NET
2 311 (29.42%) ASP.NET
3 217 (20.53%) HTML
4 197 (18.64%) CSS
5 166 (15.70%) jQuery
6 162 (15.33%) .NET Framework
7 150 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 127 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 99 (9.37%) AngularJS
10 97 (9.18%) HTML5
11 86 (8.14%) WCF
12 80 (7.57%) Entity Framework
13 77 (7.28%) Ajax
14 66 (6.24%) Web Services
15 56 (5.30%) WPF
16 53 (5.01%) XML
17 48 (4.54%) CSS3
17 48 (4.54%) LINQ
18 45 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 45 (4.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.89%) Replication
2 80 (7.57%) Clustering
3 78 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 70 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.55%) Biotechnology
6 27 (2.55%) Visualisation
7 18 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.42%) Data Integration
8 15 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.04%) Derivative
10 11 (1.04%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.04%) Thin Client
11 10 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 10 (0.95%) User Experience
12 9 (0.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 311 (29.42%) Windows
2 158 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (14.47%) Windows Server
4 132 (12.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (5.39%) Windows 7
7 43 (4.07%) Linux
8 35 (3.31%) Unix
9 20 (1.89%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.51%) Solaris
12 15 (1.42%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.04%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.76%) Android
15 6 (0.57%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.28%) CentOS
17 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.095%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (21.85%) MVC
2 223 (21.10%) Business Intelligence
3 198 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (12.58%) ETL
5 116 (10.97%) Performance Tuning
6 110 (10.41%) ITIL
7 101 (9.56%) TDD
8 89 (8.42%) Web Development
9 68 (6.43%) Scrum
10 67 (6.34%) High Availability
11 64 (6.05%) Migration
12 61 (5.77%) Analytics
13 52 (4.92%) OO
14 50 (4.73%) Data Modelling
15 48 (4.54%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (4.35%) E-Commerce
17 44 (4.16%) Unit Testing
18 43 (4.07%) Data Management
18 43 (4.07%) SOA
19 42 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 707 (66.89%) SQL
2 431 (40.78%) C#
3 368 (34.82%) T-SQL
4 258 (24.41%) JavaScript
5 94 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 44 (4.16%) VB.NET
7 41 (3.88%) Java
7 41 (3.88%) R
8 23 (2.18%) Python
9 16 (1.51%) C
9 16 (1.51%) VBA
10 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.04%) VB
10 11 (1.04%) VBScript
11 10 (0.95%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 9 (0.85%) C++
12 9 (0.85%) PHP
13 8 (0.76%) TypeScript
14 7 (0.66%) X++
15 6 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (10.22%) Degree
2 86 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.80%) MCSE
4 15 (1.42%) MCSA
5 7 (0.66%) MCITP
6 6 (0.57%) MCP
6 6 (0.57%) OCP
6 6 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.38%) MCTS
9 3 (0.28%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.28%) CCNA
9 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.28%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.28%) MCT
9 3 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.26%) SLA
2 31 (2.93%) QA
3 8 (0.76%) DICOM
3 8 (0.76%) HL7
4 6 (0.57%) SDET
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.095%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
System Software
1 113 (10.69%) Active Directory
2 45 (4.26%) XenApp
3 40 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (3.60%) vSphere
5 21 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (1.99%) XenDesktop
6 14 (1.32%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.57%) XenServer
10 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.095%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (4.92%) SCCM
2 20 (1.89%) SCOM
3 16 (1.51%) Puppet
4 14 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
5 13 (1.23%) Control-M
5 13 (1.23%) Perfmon
6 12 (1.14%) WSUS
7 10 (0.95%) Nagios
8 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.47%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.38%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.38%) vMotion
11 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 3 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.28%) SCSM
11 3 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 533 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 96 (9.08%) Oracle
3 85 (8.04%) VMware
4 68 (6.43%) Tableau
5 62 (5.87%) Citrix
6 39 (3.69%) Cisco
7 30 (2.84%) Cognos
8 22 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.08%) Sybase
9 21 (1.99%) IBM
10 20 (1.89%) HP
11 19 (1.80%) Telerik
12 18 (1.70%) EMC
12 18 (1.70%) Xamarin
13 14 (1.32%) Bloomberg
14 13 (1.23%) Reuters
15 12 (1.14%) QAD
16 11 (1.04%) Google
16 11 (1.04%) PayPal
17 10 (0.95%) Talend
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + EXTENSIVE BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + p
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago