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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 90 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 94 175 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.73% 5.21% 5.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.44% 14.63% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 88 164 209
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
1114 1196 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.31% 35.64% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1045 1208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Bolton +5 7 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Stockport +4 3 £47,500 +43.93%
Oldham -3 3 £47,500 +111.11%
Rochdale +2 2 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Altrincham -3 1 - -
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 174 (73.73%) SQL
3 116 (49.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 111 (47.03%) T-SQL
5 108 (45.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 90 (38.14%) Microsoft
7 83 (35.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 79 (33.47%) Replication
9 77 (32.63%) .NET
10 68 (28.81%) C#
11 64 (27.12%) SQL Server 2014
12 63 (26.69%) Finance
13 60 (25.42%) Windows
14 58 (24.58%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 55 (23.31%) SQL Server 2005
16 55 (23.31%) High Availability
17 52 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
18 50 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (19.49%) Clustering
20 44 (18.64%) ASP.NET
21 42 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 36 (15.25%) JavaScript
22 36 (15.25%) MS Excel
23 32 (13.56%) HTML
24 31 (13.14%) CSS
25 30 (12.71%) jQuery
25 30 (12.71%) Degree
26 29 (12.29%) MVC
26 29 (12.29%) Performance Tuning

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 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.24%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.39%) Drupal
5 8 (3.39%) GeoServer
5 8 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.97%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.69%) CMS
8 3 (1.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) Kentico
Applications
1 36 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.97%) MS Office
2 7 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.12%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.59%) SAN
2 8 (3.39%) LAN
3 5 (2.12%) Network Security
4 4 (1.69%) Firewall
4 4 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (1.69%) WAN
5 3 (1.27%) HTTP
5 3 (1.27%) VoIP
6 2 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.85%) SNMP
6 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.42%) DNS
7 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (49.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (45.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (35.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 64 (27.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 56 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (23.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 52 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (11.02%) SQL Server 2000
10 25 (10.59%) DTS
11 22 (9.32%) QlikView
12 21 (8.90%) NoSQL
13 18 (7.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 16 (6.78%) MongoDB
15 14 (5.93%) MySQL
16 12 (5.08%) Neo4j
17 8 (3.39%) GIS
18 7 (2.97%) Hadoop
18 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
19 6 (2.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (8.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (4.66%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.27%) ERwin
5 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.85%) tSQLt
6 1 (0.42%) Moq
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
6 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 63 (26.69%) Finance
2 18 (7.63%) Legal
3 8 (3.39%) Games
4 7 (2.97%) Back Office
5 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.69%) Law
5 4 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (43.64%) Developer
2 89 (37.71%) DBA
2 89 (37.71%) SQL DBA
3 53 (22.46%) SQL Server DBA
4 35 (14.83%) .NET Developer
5 29 (12.29%) Administrator
6 27 (11.44%) SQL Developer
7 25 (10.59%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (5.93%) QlikView Developer
10 13 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.08%) Senior DBA
11 12 (5.08%) Senior SQL DBA
11 12 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
12 11 (4.66%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Analyst
13 9 (3.81%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Consultant
13 9 (3.81%) ITIL Consultant
13 9 (3.81%) ITIL Service Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (32.63%) .NET
2 44 (18.64%) ASP.NET
3 32 (13.56%) HTML
4 31 (13.14%) CSS
5 30 (12.71%) jQuery
6 21 (8.90%) Ajax
7 19 (8.05%) WCF
8 14 (5.93%) AngularJS
8 14 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (5.51%) .NET Framework
9 13 (5.51%) Web Services
9 13 (5.51%) XML
10 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.81%) J2EE
12 8 (3.39%) WPF
13 7 (2.97%) CSS3
13 7 (2.97%) HTML5
14 6 (2.54%) MDX
14 6 (2.54%) WinForms
14 6 (2.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (33.47%) Replication
2 46 (19.49%) Clustering
3 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.93%) Data Structures
5 13 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.51%) iPad
6 10 (4.24%) Symmetrix
7 6 (2.54%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.54%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.12%) User Experience
8 5 (2.12%) W3C
9 3 (1.27%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.27%) FMCG
9 3 (1.27%) IBM XIV
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 1 (0.42%) CCTV
11 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.42%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.42%) Windows
2 42 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (9.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (7.20%) Linux
6 9 (3.81%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.12%) AIX
7 5 (2.12%) CentOS
7 5 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (24.58%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (23.31%) High Availability
3 50 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.29%) MVC
4 29 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (11.02%) Performance Monitoring
6 24 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 22 (9.32%) ETL
8 21 (8.90%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (8.90%) ITIL
8 21 (8.90%) Web Development
9 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.47%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (5.93%) CRM
10 14 (5.93%) Dashboard Development
10 14 (5.93%) Data Analysis
10 14 (5.93%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.93%) Migration
11 13 (5.51%) Change Control
12 12 (5.08%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 174 (73.73%) SQL
2 111 (47.03%) T-SQL
3 68 (28.81%) C#
4 36 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.32%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.78%) ANSI SQL
7 9 (3.81%) ActionScript
7 9 (3.81%) Java
7 9 (3.81%) Perl
7 9 (3.81%) PHP
7 9 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.39%) VBA
9 5 (2.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.69%) VBScript
11 2 (0.85%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (12.71%) Degree
2 12 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.97%) MCDBA
4 6 (2.54%) MCITP
4 6 (2.54%) MCSE
5 5 (2.12%) A+ Certification
5 5 (2.12%) CCNA
5 5 (2.12%) CCNP
5 5 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.12%) CISSP
5 5 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (2.12%) HP ASE
5 5 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (2.12%) RHCE
5 5 (2.12%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.42%) HND
6 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.54%) SRDF
4 5 (2.12%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) LiteSpeed
2 7 (2.97%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.97%) HP SIM
2 7 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.97%) WSUS
3 4 (1.69%) Kibana
4 3 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.85%) SCCM
5 2 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (0.85%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 90 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.78%) Oracle
2 16 (6.78%) RedGate
3 14 (5.93%) VMware
4 12 (5.08%) Cisco
4 12 (5.08%) IBM
5 11 (4.66%) Remedy
6 10 (4.24%) EMC
7 9 (3.81%) Tableau
8 8 (3.39%) ESRI
8 8 (3.39%) HP
9 7 (2.97%) Cognos
9 7 (2.97%) Dell
9 7 (2.97%) Sophos
9 7 (2.97%) Symantec
10 5 (2.12%) GFI Software
10 5 (2.12%) ProCurve
10 5 (2.12%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.12%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.69%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + onsite secure parking, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bolton
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago