The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 60 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.79% 2.08% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.82% 5.42% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 12
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
249 166 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.05% 38.43% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 128 170
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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
Liverpool -19 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Southport +11 2 £28,750 -26.28% 1
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) CRM
7 9 (34.62%) ETL
8 8 (30.77%) C#
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (26.92%) ITIL
9 7 (26.92%) Change Management
9 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
10 6 (23.08%) Reuters
10 6 (23.08%) Bloomberg
10 6 (23.08%) SLA
10 6 (23.08%) Banking
10 6 (23.08%) Wealth Management
10 6 (23.08%) Credit Risk
10 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Time Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (19.23%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (7.69%) Data Mart
8 2 (7.69%) QlikView
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.85%) Big Data
9 1 (3.85%) GIS
9 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Applications Support
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Applications Support
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) Network Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Network Support
6 3 (11.54%) Network Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) Network Technician
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (3.85%) CSS
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) MDX
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Credit Risk
3 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) CRM
2 9 (34.62%) ETL
3 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Change Management
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Time Management
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Wealth Management
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
8 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) VBA
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Bloomberg
2 6 (23.08%) Reuters
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Informatica
3 5 (19.23%) Remedy
3 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
5 3 (11.54%) Sophos
6 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
7 1 (3.85%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.85%) Telerik
7 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.85%) TOWER Software
Southport, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
AdviserPlus Business Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago