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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North West / Manchester
Rank 102 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 103 134 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.70% 4.04% 4.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 13.14% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 87 119 181
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1298 1020 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.08% 30.75% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 888 1140
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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
Altrincham -6 6 £38,750 -13.88%
Stockport +4 5 £32,250 -21.81% 3
Bolton -12 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Rochdale -15 3 £35,000 -18.60%
Sale - 2 £27,500 -
Oldham -32 1 £35,000 +7.69%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 243 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 182 (74.90%) SQL
3 132 (54.32%) Microsoft
4 129 (53.09%) .NET
5 116 (47.74%) C#
6 93 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (35.80%) T-SQL
8 86 (35.39%) ASP.NET
9 76 (31.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 73 (30.04%) MVC
11 67 (27.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 62 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
13 55 (22.63%) .NET Framework
14 54 (22.22%) Web Services
15 50 (20.58%) SQL Server 2005
16 49 (20.16%) MS Excel
17 47 (19.34%) HTML
18 45 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
18 45 (18.52%) WCF
18 45 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
19 44 (18.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 44 (18.11%) XML
20 42 (17.28%) Windows
21 41 (16.87%) jQuery
21 41 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
22 40 (16.46%) Visual Studio
23 39 (16.05%) SQL Server 2012
24 37 (15.23%) CSS
25 36 (14.81%) Ajax
26 35 (14.40%) Finance

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 19 (7.82%) IIS
2 13 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.65%) CMS
6 4 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.82%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.12%) Amazon S3
4 8 (3.29%) SaaS
5 7 (2.88%) IaaS
5 7 (2.88%) PaaS
6 6 (2.47%) Office 365
7 3 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.00%) SAN
2 14 (5.76%) Firewall
3 13 (5.35%) DNS
4 11 (4.53%) Internet
4 11 (4.53%) LAN
4 11 (4.53%) NAS
4 11 (4.53%) WAN
4 11 (4.53%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.47%) VPN
6 3 (1.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) GPRS
7 1 (0.41%) GSM
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (31.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (27.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (20.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 45 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (18.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (16.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (8.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (7.41%) MySQL
10 17 (7.00%) Hadoop
10 17 (7.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (7.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 16 (6.58%) Big Data
12 15 (6.17%) MS Access
13 13 (5.35%) NoSQL
14 12 (4.94%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (4.12%) OLTP
16 9 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (2.06%) OLAP
17 5 (2.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (7.41%) Subversion
4 17 (7.00%) JIRA
5 14 (5.76%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.53%) NUnit
7 5 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.06%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.82%) Selenium
10 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.41%) Maven
11 1 (0.41%) Moq
General
1 35 (14.40%) Finance
2 23 (9.47%) Legal
3 12 (4.94%) Games
4 7 (2.88%) Multimedia
5 6 (2.47%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 163 (67.08%) Developer
2 84 (34.57%) .NET Developer
3 54 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 44 (18.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (17.70%) Senior Developer
6 40 (16.46%) DBA
6 40 (16.46%) SQL DBA
7 39 (16.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (15.23%) SQL Developer
9 27 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (9.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 23 (9.47%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 19 (7.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 17 (7.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (7.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (6.17%) Web Developer
16 14 (5.76%) Administrator
16 14 (5.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (53.09%) .NET
2 86 (35.39%) ASP.NET
3 55 (22.63%) .NET Framework
4 54 (22.22%) Web Services
5 47 (19.34%) HTML
6 45 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (18.52%) WCF
7 44 (18.11%) XML
8 41 (16.87%) jQuery
9 37 (15.23%) CSS
10 36 (14.81%) Ajax
11 23 (9.47%) Entity Framework
12 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (8.23%) JSON
14 18 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (7.00%) AngularJS
15 17 (7.00%) Ninject
15 17 (7.00%) REST
16 16 (6.58%) XSLT
17 13 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) iPad
2 19 (7.82%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.53%) Replication
5 8 (3.29%) Clustering
6 7 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.47%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.28%) Windows
2 16 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.82%) Linux
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Android
6 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Unix
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.04%) MVC
3 62 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (12.76%) DevOps
5 31 (12.76%) Web Development
6 30 (12.35%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.11%) TDD
8 25 (10.29%) ETL
9 21 (8.64%) ITIL
10 20 (8.23%) Scrum
11 19 (7.82%) Data Modelling
12 18 (7.41%) Web Application Development
13 17 (7.00%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (7.00%) Integration Testing
13 17 (7.00%) Problem Management
14 16 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (6.58%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.76%) Data Analysis
16 13 (5.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 182 (74.90%) SQL
2 116 (47.74%) C#
3 87 (35.80%) T-SQL
4 27 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 18 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.88%) VBA
7 2 (0.82%) Java
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) C++
8 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) Ruby
8 1 (0.41%) VB
8 1 (0.41%) VB6
8 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.64%) Degree
3 15 (6.17%) MCSE
4 10 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.70%) NCIE
5 9 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.29%) QA
4 7 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.82%) Active Directory
1 19 (7.82%) Hyper-V
2 15 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.12%) VMware ESX
3 10 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (4.12%) vSphere
4 5 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.41%) Docker
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (4.12%) SCOM
2 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (2.06%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.23%) SCCM
4 2 (0.82%) LiteSpeed
4 2 (0.82%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.82%) Puppet
5 1 (0.41%) Ansible
5 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.41%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.41%) WMI
5 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 132 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.29%) VMware
3 17 (7.00%) PayPal
4 11 (4.53%) NetApp
5 5 (2.06%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.06%) Oracle
5 5 (2.06%) Tableau
6 4 (1.65%) HP
6 4 (1.65%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco
7 2 (0.82%) Cognos
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) IDERA
7 2 (0.82%) RedGate
7 2 (0.82%) Symantec
8 1 (0.41%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.41%) iManage
8 1 (0.41%) Pega
8 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
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