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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 118 45 63
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 83 200 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.24% 5.24% 4.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.85% 16.13% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 78 182 151
Median salary £38,424 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.59% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,900
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
1212 1240 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.77% 32.49% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1070 1230
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 25 August 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 25 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
Bolton +2 10 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Rochdale -3 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Stockport -12 2 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Altrincham +3 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 190 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 143 (75.26%) SQL
3 96 (50.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (50.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 78 (41.05%) Microsoft
6 62 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (31.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 58 (30.53%) C#
9 57 (30.00%) .NET
10 52 (27.37%) Replication
11 51 (26.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (25.26%) MS Excel
14 47 (24.74%) SQL Server 2014
15 44 (23.16%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (23.16%) Finance
16 39 (20.53%) Windows
17 38 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 38 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 32 (16.84%) Clustering
18 32 (16.84%) High Availability
19 28 (14.74%) Performance Tuning
20 27 (14.21%) JavaScript
20 27 (14.21%) MVC
21 26 (13.68%) Degree
22 24 (12.63%) HTML
23 23 (12.11%) CSS
24 22 (11.58%) PowerShell
24 22 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008

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 13 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.68%) Drupal
3 7 (3.68%) GeoServer
3 7 (3.68%) IIS
4 3 (1.58%) CMS
5 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.11%) MS Office
5 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.68%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.05%) SAN
2 11 (5.79%) Internet
3 8 (4.21%) DNS
3 8 (4.21%) Firewall
4 6 (3.16%) NAS
5 3 (1.58%) HTTP
5 3 (1.58%) VoIP
6 2 (1.05%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) FTP
7 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.53%) LAN
7 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (50.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 96 (50.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (31.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 51 (26.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 47 (24.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 44 (23.16%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (11.58%) NoSQL
9 16 (8.42%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (7.37%) DTS
10 14 (7.37%) MySQL
10 14 (7.37%) QlikView
11 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (5.79%) MongoDB
13 9 (4.74%) Hadoop
13 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (3.68%) Data Mining
14 7 (3.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.05%) ERwin
4 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.53%) Moq
5 1 (0.53%) NUnit
5 1 (0.53%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.53%) tSQLt
General
1 44 (23.16%) Finance
2 16 (8.42%) Legal
3 10 (5.26%) Law
4 5 (2.63%) Games
5 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (43.16%) Developer
2 65 (34.21%) DBA
2 65 (34.21%) SQL DBA
3 34 (17.89%) SQL Server DBA
4 28 (14.74%) C# Developer
4 28 (14.74%) SQL Developer
5 23 (12.11%) .NET Developer
6 21 (11.05%) Administrator
7 18 (9.47%) Senior DBA
7 18 (9.47%) Senior SQL DBA
8 16 (8.42%) Analyst
9 15 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.74%) Applications Support
13 9 (4.74%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (4.74%) Support Analyst
14 8 (4.21%) ITIL Consultant
14 8 (4.21%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.00%) .NET
2 38 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (12.63%) HTML
4 23 (12.11%) CSS
5 22 (11.58%) jQuery
6 15 (7.89%) Ajax
7 14 (7.37%) WCF
8 13 (6.84%) .NET Framework
8 13 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (6.32%) AngularJS
10 11 (5.79%) Web Services
10 11 (5.79%) XML
11 9 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (4.21%) J2EE
13 7 (3.68%) MDX
14 5 (2.63%) Entity Framework
14 5 (2.63%) WinForms
14 5 (2.63%) WPF
15 4 (2.11%) XHTML
16 3 (1.58%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (27.37%) Replication
2 32 (16.84%) Clustering
3 14 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.84%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.26%) iPad
6 8 (4.21%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.21%) Visualisation
7 6 (3.16%) Symmetrix
8 5 (2.63%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.63%) User Experience
9 2 (1.05%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) CCTV
10 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.53%) Windows
2 22 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.32%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.79%) Linux
5 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Unix
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.84%) High Availability
4 28 (14.74%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (14.21%) MVC
6 21 (11.05%) Data Modelling
6 21 (11.05%) E-Commerce
6 21 (11.05%) ITIL
7 18 (9.47%) ETL
7 18 (9.47%) Web Development
8 15 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (7.37%) CRM
10 12 (6.32%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (6.32%) Data Architecture
10 12 (6.32%) DevOps
11 10 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (5.26%) Migration
11 10 (5.26%) Scrum
11 10 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 143 (75.26%) SQL
2 95 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 58 (30.53%) C#
4 27 (14.21%) JavaScript
5 22 (11.58%) PowerShell
6 12 (6.32%) ANSI SQL
7 8 (4.21%) ActionScript
7 8 (4.21%) Java
7 8 (4.21%) Perl
7 8 (4.21%) PHP
8 7 (3.68%) VBA
9 6 (3.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (2.11%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.05%) VBScript
12 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.53%) Tcl
12 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (13.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.58%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.53%) MCITP
4 1 (0.53%) MCPD
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.16%) VMware ESX
1 6 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.05%) SRDF
2 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) LiteSpeed
2 7 (3.68%) SCOM
3 4 (2.11%) Kibana
3 4 (2.11%) WMI
4 2 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 78 (41.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.89%) Oracle
3 13 (6.84%) RedGate
3 13 (6.84%) VMware
4 10 (5.26%) Tableau
5 9 (4.74%) iManage
5 9 (4.74%) Remedy
6 7 (3.68%) ESRI
7 6 (3.16%) EMC
8 4 (2.11%) Cisco
8 4 (2.11%) Cognos
8 4 (2.11%) Google
8 4 (2.11%) IBM
8 4 (2.11%) NetApp
9 2 (1.05%) HP
10 1 (0.53%) Citrix
10 1 (0.53%) Dell
10 1 (0.53%) Intel
10 1 (0.53%) Northgate
10 1 (0.53%) Pega
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
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