The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 103 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 99 192 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.62% 4.93% 5.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.62% 15.29% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 97 172 195
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1300 1256 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.36% 32.23% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1065 1296
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Manchester region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Rochdale -7 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Bolton -5 5 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Stockport -3 2 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Sale -10 1 £39,500 +6.75%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 148 (75.51%) SQL
3 94 (47.96%) T-SQL
3 94 (47.96%) Microsoft
4 91 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (33.16%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (30.61%) C#
6 60 (30.61%) .NET
7 53 (27.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 49 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (23.47%) MS Excel
11 42 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 41 (20.92%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (20.92%) Replication
13 40 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
14 37 (18.88%) Finance
15 36 (18.37%) Windows
15 36 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (18.37%) SQL Server 2014
16 33 (16.84%) MVC
17 28 (14.29%) PowerShell
18 22 (11.22%) .NET Framework
18 22 (11.22%) SAN
18 22 (11.22%) HTML
18 22 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (11.22%) High Availability
19 21 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (10.71%) CSS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (8.16%) IIS
2 12 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.06%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.04%) CMS
6 4 (2.04%) Drupal
6 4 (2.04%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (23.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.53%) MS Office
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.10%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.22%) SAN
2 15 (7.65%) Internet
3 12 (6.12%) DNS
3 12 (6.12%) Firewall
4 10 (5.10%) NAS
5 5 (2.55%) WAN
6 4 (2.04%) LAN
6 4 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.53%) VoIP
8 2 (1.02%) HTTP
9 1 (0.51%) FTP
9 1 (0.51%) GPRS
9 1 (0.51%) GSM
9 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 91 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (27.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 41 (20.92%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 36 (18.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 20 (10.20%) NoSQL
8 15 (7.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (7.14%) QlikView
10 12 (6.12%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (5.61%) DTS
11 11 (5.61%) MySQL
12 10 (5.10%) Hadoop
13 9 (4.59%) Power BI
14 8 (4.08%) MongoDB
14 8 (4.08%) OLTP
14 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.59%) JIRA
3 9 (4.59%) Subversion
4 7 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.53%) NUnit
6 1 (0.51%) ERwin
6 1 (0.51%) tSQLt
General
1 37 (18.88%) Finance
2 16 (8.16%) Legal
3 9 (4.59%) Law
4 4 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (46.94%) Developer
2 59 (30.10%) DBA
2 59 (30.10%) SQL DBA
3 33 (16.84%) .NET Developer
3 33 (16.84%) SQL Developer
4 32 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 24 (12.24%) SQL Server DBA
6 21 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.20%) Administrator
8 19 (9.69%) Senior DBA
8 19 (9.69%) Senior SQL DBA
9 17 (8.67%) Analyst
10 16 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
12 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
14 11 (5.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.61%) .NET
2 42 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 22 (11.22%) .NET Framework
3 22 (11.22%) HTML
4 21 (10.71%) CSS
5 19 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (9.18%) Web Services
7 17 (8.67%) jQuery
8 12 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.61%) Entity Framework
9 11 (5.61%) WCF
10 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (5.10%) REST
10 10 (5.10%) XML
11 9 (4.59%) Ajax
11 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (4.59%) Ninject
12 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (3.06%) MDX
14 4 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.92%) Replication
2 19 (9.69%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.18%) Clustering
4 11 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.10%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.06%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.06%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.55%) iPad
8 5 (2.55%) Symmetrix
8 5 (2.55%) User Experience
9 4 (2.04%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.02%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.02%) Statistics
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.51%) CCTV
11 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.37%) Windows
2 22 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.57%) Linux
7 4 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.51%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Unix
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.16%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (16.84%) MVC
5 22 (11.22%) High Availability
6 20 (10.20%) ITIL
7 19 (9.69%) ETL
7 19 (9.69%) TDD
8 18 (9.18%) Data Modelling
8 18 (9.18%) Scrum
9 16 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 15 (7.65%) CRM
10 15 (7.65%) DevOps
11 14 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (6.12%) Data Architecture
13 10 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (5.10%) Web Development
14 9 (4.59%) Integration Testing
14 9 (4.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (75.51%) SQL
2 94 (47.96%) T-SQL
3 60 (30.61%) C#
4 28 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 20 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.59%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.06%) ANSI SQL
7 6 (3.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (2.55%) Java
8 5 (2.55%) PHP
8 5 (2.55%) VBA
9 4 (2.04%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.04%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) Degree
2 11 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.04%) MCSE
4 4 (2.04%) NCIE
5 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.51%) MCITP
6 1 (0.51%) MCPD
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.10%) VMware ESX
1 10 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) SCOM
2 7 (3.57%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (2.55%) WMI
4 4 (2.04%) Kibana
5 2 (1.02%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 94 (47.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.71%) VMware
3 11 (5.61%) Oracle
3 11 (5.61%) Tableau
4 10 (5.10%) Remedy
5 9 (4.59%) iManage
5 9 (4.59%) PayPal
6 8 (4.08%) NetApp
7 7 (3.57%) RedGate
8 5 (2.55%) EMC
8 5 (2.55%) Google
9 4 (2.04%) Cisco
9 4 (2.04%) ESRI
9 4 (2.04%) IBM
10 3 (1.53%) HP
11 2 (1.02%) Cognos
12 1 (0.51%) Citrix
12 1 (0.51%) Dell
12 1 (0.51%) Intel
12 1 (0.51%) SAP
Stockport, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
Posted: 6 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester City Centre
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Assurance
Salary: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago