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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 102 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 92 192 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.56% 5.36% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 15.32% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 178 170
Median salary £38,212 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
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
1158 1253 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.18% 35.00% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1084 1153
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 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 23 July 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 +3 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Rochdale -1 5 £55,000 -5.17%
Oldham -6 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Stockport -6 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Altrincham -1 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 225 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 164 (72.89%) SQL
3 108 (48.00%) T-SQL
4 106 (47.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 100 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 84 (37.33%) Microsoft
7 74 (32.89%) C#
7 74 (32.89%) .NET
8 73 (32.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 64 (28.44%) Replication
10 59 (26.22%) Business Intelligence
11 58 (25.78%) Finance
12 55 (24.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 52 (23.11%) Data Warehouse
13 52 (23.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (21.33%) SQL Server 2005
15 48 (21.33%) Windows
16 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
17 46 (20.44%) ASP.NET
18 44 (19.56%) High Availability
19 40 (17.78%) Clustering
20 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
20 37 (16.44%) MVC
21 34 (15.11%) HTML
22 33 (14.67%) CSS
23 31 (13.78%) jQuery
23 31 (13.78%) Degree
24 28 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
24 28 (12.44%) 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 14 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.56%) Drupal
3 8 (3.56%) GeoServer
4 7 (3.11%) IIS
5 5 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.33%) CMS
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.22%) MS Office
3 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.67%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.33%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.78%) SAN
2 9 (4.00%) Internet
3 7 (3.11%) Firewall
4 5 (2.22%) DNS
5 4 (1.78%) WAN
6 3 (1.33%) HTTP
6 3 (1.33%) LAN
6 3 (1.33%) NAS
6 3 (1.33%) VoIP
7 2 (0.89%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.89%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.44%) FTP
8 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.44%) SNMP
8 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (47.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 100 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (32.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (24.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 52 (23.11%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (23.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 48 (21.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (9.78%) NoSQL
9 20 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
10 19 (8.44%) QlikView
11 18 (8.00%) DTS
12 17 (7.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (6.67%) MySQL
14 13 (5.78%) MongoDB
15 9 (4.00%) Neo4j
16 8 (3.56%) GIS
17 7 (3.11%) Hadoop
17 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
18 6 (2.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (8.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.89%) ERwin
4 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.44%) Moq
5 1 (0.44%) NUnit
5 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.44%) tSQLt
General
1 58 (25.78%) Finance
2 18 (8.00%) Legal
3 7 (3.11%) Games
3 7 (3.11%) Law
4 4 (1.78%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (46.67%) Developer
2 77 (34.22%) DBA
2 77 (34.22%) SQL DBA
3 47 (20.89%) SQL Server DBA
4 34 (15.11%) .NET Developer
5 31 (13.78%) C# Developer
5 31 (13.78%) SQL Developer
6 23 (10.22%) Administrator
7 18 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (6.67%) Senior DBA
8 15 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
8 15 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.78%) Analyst
11 12 (5.33%) QlikView Developer
12 11 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.00%) Consultant
13 9 (4.00%) ITIL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (32.89%) .NET
2 46 (20.44%) ASP.NET
3 34 (15.11%) HTML
4 33 (14.67%) CSS
5 31 (13.78%) jQuery
6 23 (10.22%) Ajax
7 18 (8.00%) WCF
8 16 (7.11%) AngularJS
8 16 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (6.22%) .NET Framework
10 14 (6.22%) Web Services
11 13 (5.78%) XML
12 9 (4.00%) J2EE
13 8 (3.56%) XHTML
14 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 7 (3.11%) DOM
14 7 (3.11%) WPF
15 6 (2.67%) Entity Framework
15 6 (2.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (28.44%) Replication
2 40 (17.78%) Clustering
3 17 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.33%) Data Structures
6 11 (4.89%) iPad
7 8 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.11%) Symmetrix
9 6 (2.67%) User Experience
9 6 (2.67%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.22%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.22%) W3C
11 2 (0.89%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.89%) FMCG
11 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.89%) NHS
12 1 (0.44%) CCTV
12 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.44%) IBM XIV
12 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.33%) Windows
2 28 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.33%) Linux
6 11 (4.89%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.22%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.56%) High Availability
4 37 (16.44%) MVC
5 28 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (10.22%) Data Modelling
7 21 (9.33%) ITIL
7 21 (9.33%) Web Development
8 20 (8.89%) E-Commerce
8 20 (8.89%) ETL
9 19 (8.44%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (7.56%) CRM
11 14 (6.22%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (5.78%) Data Analysis
12 13 (5.78%) Performance Analysis
13 12 (5.33%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (5.33%) Dashboard Development
13 12 (5.33%) Data Architecture
13 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 164 (72.89%) SQL
2 108 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 74 (32.89%) C#
4 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.78%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
7 9 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 9 (4.00%) Java
7 9 (4.00%) Perl
7 9 (4.00%) PHP
8 7 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.11%) VBA
9 5 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.89%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) Tcl
11 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (13.78%) Degree
2 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.33%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.44%) MCITP
4 1 (0.44%) MCPD
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.11%) QA
4 6 (2.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) SRDF
2 3 (1.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.33%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (1.78%) Kibana
2 4 (1.78%) SCOM
3 3 (1.33%) WMI
4 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.89%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.44%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.11%) Oracle
2 16 (7.11%) RedGate
3 12 (5.33%) VMware
4 10 (4.44%) Remedy
5 9 (4.00%) Tableau
6 8 (3.56%) ESRI
7 7 (3.11%) Cisco
7 7 (3.11%) Cognos
7 7 (3.11%) EMC
8 6 (2.67%) iManage
9 5 (2.22%) IBM
10 4 (1.78%) NetApp
10 4 (1.78%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.33%) Citrix
11 3 (1.33%) Google
11 3 (1.33%) HP
12 2 (0.89%) Dell
13 1 (0.44%) Intel
13 1 (0.44%) Sophos
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