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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 192 123 79
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 683 1130 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.75% 2.56% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.89% 8.56% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 624 957 1450
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 £35,000 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £67,500
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
11588 13205 14476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.64% 29.90% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10091 11191 12591
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 £39,750 £36,500
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -12 166 £55,000 +4.76% 15
Brentford - 8 £36,587 -
Dagenham +2 6 £42,500 -29.16%
Uxbridge -3 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Twickenham +10 2 £45,000 -
Harrow +4 2 £50,750 -
Wembley +3 2 £27,500 -50.00%
Croydon -14 2 £52,000 -0.95% 2
Ealing - 2 £34,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £50,250 -
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
Romford - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1486 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1032 (69.45%) SQL
3 731 (49.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 669 (45.02%) Microsoft
5 659 (44.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 536 (36.07%) T-SQL
7 516 (34.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 503 (33.85%) Finance
9 478 (32.17%) .NET
10 463 (31.16%) C#
11 432 (29.07%) Windows
12 406 (27.32%) SQL Server 2005
13 358 (24.09%) Business Intelligence
14 328 (22.07%) MS Excel
15 318 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
16 309 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
17 305 (20.52%) SQL Server 2014
18 287 (19.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 279 (18.78%) ASP.NET
20 269 (18.10%) ETL
20 269 (18.10%) Windows Server
21 258 (17.36%) JavaScript
22 244 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
23 221 (14.87%) MVC
24 216 (14.54%) Banking
25 200 (13.46%) HTML
26 196 (13.19%) Performance Tuning
27 186 (12.52%) Oracle
27 186 (12.52%) CSS
27 186 (12.52%) SharePoint

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
1 186 (12.52%) SharePoint
2 174 (11.71%) IIS
3 111 (7.47%) MS Exchange
4 66 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 57 (3.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 55 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 50 (3.36%) Tomcat
8 49 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
9 45 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 42 (2.83%) WebSphere
11 38 (2.56%) CMS
11 38 (2.56%) JBoss
12 37 (2.49%) Apache
13 25 (1.68%) Skype for Business
14 23 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 12 (0.81%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.54%) SAS
17 8 (0.54%) Umbraco
17 8 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 328 (22.07%) MS Excel
2 73 (4.91%) MS Office
3 11 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 55 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
4 11 (0.74%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.61%) FastStats
6 8 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.40%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 6 (0.40%) Infor M3
7 6 (0.40%) LatentZero
7 6 (0.40%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.40%) Unica
8 5 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
10 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (5.38%) Office 365
3 76 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.02%) SaaS
5 17 (1.14%) PaaS
6 9 (0.61%) Force.com
7 8 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.40%) BlueKai
9 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.20%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.13%) IaaS
13 1 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.067%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.067%) GitHub
13 1 (0.067%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.91%) SAN
2 65 (4.37%) DNS
3 55 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 53 (3.57%) DHCP
5 49 (3.30%) Internet
6 36 (2.42%) Firewall
6 36 (2.42%) LAN
7 34 (2.29%) Intranet
8 33 (2.22%) HTTP
9 30 (2.02%) WAN
10 25 (1.68%) SMTP
10 25 (1.68%) VPN
11 23 (1.55%) Skype
12 16 (1.08%) VLAN
13 15 (1.01%) SSL
14 13 (0.87%) FTP
14 13 (0.87%) VoIP
14 13 (0.87%) Wireless
15 12 (0.81%) NAS
16 10 (0.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1486 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 731 (49.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 659 (44.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 516 (34.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 406 (27.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 318 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
7 305 (20.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 287 (19.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 108 (7.27%) Relational Database
10 79 (5.32%) Oracle Database
11 66 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
12 60 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 57 (3.84%) SQL Server 2000
14 51 (3.43%) MySQL
15 45 (3.03%) RDBMS
16 44 (2.96%) OLAP
16 44 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 41 (2.76%) QlikView
18 35 (2.36%) Big Data
19 30 (2.02%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 160 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 155 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 59 (3.97%) Git (software)
4 58 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 47 (3.16%) NUnit
6 43 (2.89%) JIRA
6 43 (2.89%) Subversion
7 31 (2.09%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 28 (1.88%) Mercurial
9 21 (1.41%) MSTest
10 17 (1.14%) Selenium
11 16 (1.08%) MSBuild
12 15 (1.01%) Jenkins
13 13 (0.87%) Moq
14 12 (0.81%) CruiseControl
14 12 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
16 9 (0.61%) Fiddler
16 9 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 503 (33.85%) Finance
2 216 (14.54%) Banking
3 93 (6.26%) Marketing
4 63 (4.24%) Legal
5 54 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.56%) Retail
8 37 (2.49%) Financial Institution
9 36 (2.42%) Law
10 34 (2.29%) Front Office
11 21 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (1.35%) Publishing
13 15 (1.01%) Back Office
14 14 (0.94%) Advertising
15 10 (0.67%) French Language
16 7 (0.47%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.40%) Private Banking
18 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
19 2 (0.13%) German Language
19 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 685 (46.10%) Developer
2 326 (21.94%) DBA
3 287 (19.31%) SQL Developer
4 285 (19.18%) SQL DBA
5 223 (15.01%) .NET Developer
6 213 (14.33%) Analyst
7 174 (11.71%) Administrator
8 160 (10.77%) C# Developer
9 155 (10.43%) SSIS Developer
10 152 (10.23%) SQL Server DBA
11 147 (9.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 117 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
13 108 (7.27%) Applications Support
14 105 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
15 93 (6.26%) Senior Developer
16 91 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
17 88 (5.92%) Support Analyst
18 77 (5.18%) SSRS Developer
19 69 (4.64%) SQL BI Developer
20 65 (4.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (32.17%) .NET
2 279 (18.78%) ASP.NET
3 200 (13.46%) HTML
4 186 (12.52%) CSS
5 165 (11.10%) jQuery
6 156 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 155 (10.43%) .NET Framework
8 132 (8.88%) Web Services
9 131 (8.82%) XML
10 107 (7.20%) Entity Framework
11 101 (6.80%) WCF
12 85 (5.72%) Ajax
13 77 (5.18%) AngularJS
14 72 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 72 (4.85%) MDX
15 67 (4.51%) HTML5
16 51 (3.43%) SOAP
17 46 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 41 (2.76%) CSS3
19 40 (2.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 135 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (8.41%) Replication
3 101 (6.80%) Clustering
4 83 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 50 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 49 (3.30%) Data Integration
7 31 (2.09%) Equities
8 26 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 23 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
10 21 (1.41%) Statistics
11 19 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.28%) Data Centre
11 19 (1.28%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.08%) Biotechnology
13 15 (1.01%) SWIFT
14 14 (0.94%) PACS
14 14 (0.94%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 432 (29.07%) Windows
2 269 (18.10%) Windows Server
3 244 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 182 (12.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 104 (7.00%) Windows 7
6 98 (6.59%) Linux
7 93 (6.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 64 (4.31%) Unix
9 33 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 30 (2.02%) Solaris
11 28 (1.88%) Windows 10
12 27 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (1.01%) Android
14 10 (0.67%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.61%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.47%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.34%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.27%) CentOS
19 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (24.09%) Business Intelligence
2 309 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (18.10%) ETL
4 221 (14.87%) MVC
5 196 (13.19%) Performance Tuning
6 125 (8.41%) ITIL
7 119 (8.01%) Migration
8 105 (7.07%) Data Analysis
9 97 (6.53%) TDD
10 94 (6.33%) Analytics
11 92 (6.19%) High Availability
12 90 (6.06%) Asset Management
12 90 (6.06%) CRM
13 88 (5.92%) Scrum
14 80 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (5.25%) Data Modelling
15 78 (5.25%) SDLC
16 72 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
17 68 (4.58%) OO
18 63 (4.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1032 (69.45%) SQL
2 536 (36.07%) T-SQL
3 463 (31.16%) C#
4 258 (17.36%) JavaScript
5 157 (10.57%) PowerShell
6 53 (3.57%) Java
7 52 (3.50%) VB
8 46 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 38 (2.56%) VBScript
10 36 (2.42%) R
11 33 (2.22%) VBA
12 21 (1.41%) C
13 20 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 11 (0.74%) C++
15 11 (0.74%) Python
16 10 (0.67%) X++
17 9 (0.61%) Apex Code
17 9 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 162 (10.90%) Degree
2 74 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (2.83%) MCSE
4 24 (1.62%) MCITP
5 19 (1.28%) MCSA
5 19 (1.28%) MCTS
6 17 (1.14%) MCDBA
7 13 (0.87%) MCP
8 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.34%) ISEB
10 5 (0.34%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.27%) OCP
12 3 (0.20%) RHCE
13 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.24%) SLA
2 39 (2.62%) Data Quality
2 39 (2.62%) QA
3 14 (0.94%) DICOM
3 14 (0.94%) HL7
4 9 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.40%) SDET
6 3 (0.20%) EMIR
6 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.20%) MiFID
7 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.067%) COBIT
8 1 (0.067%) COSHH
8 1 (0.067%) SEPA
System Software
1 157 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 65 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (2.89%) XenApp
4 35 (2.36%) vSphere
5 32 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 20 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.67%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.34%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.13%) Xen
12 2 (0.13%) XenServer
13 1 (0.067%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (2.36%) SCCM
2 27 (1.82%) SCOM
3 13 (0.87%) Backup Exec
3 13 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (0.74%) Data Guard
4 11 (0.74%) Perfmon
5 10 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 10 (0.67%) WSUS
6 8 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.54%) OpenAM
6 8 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.34%) SnapMirror
7 5 (0.34%) SnapVault
8 4 (0.27%) Ansible
8 4 (0.27%) Control-M
8 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 669 (45.02%) Microsoft
2 186 (12.52%) Oracle
3 140 (9.42%) VMware
4 60 (4.04%) Citrix
5 50 (3.36%) Tableau
6 45 (3.03%) Cisco
7 41 (2.76%) HP
8 32 (2.15%) NetApp
9 30 (2.02%) Dell
10 28 (1.88%) Red Hat
11 25 (1.68%) SAP
12 24 (1.62%) Informatica
13 22 (1.48%) Symantec
14 21 (1.41%) IBM
14 21 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.35%) Sybase
16 18 (1.21%) Cognos
16 18 (1.21%) EMC
17 17 (1.14%) RedGate
18 16 (1.08%) Adobe
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55K + BENS
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package!
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 13 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benfits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £32,700 - 44,996 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 22 days ago