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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 55 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.28% 2.24% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.91% 6.08% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
220 181 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.53% 36.94% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 166 139 193
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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
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 30 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
Liverpool -11 10 £41,250 -1.78%
Southport +6 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Bootle - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) Finance
3 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
4 20 (55.56%) ITIL
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (50.00%) Time Management
7 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (47.22%) Wealth Management
7 17 (47.22%) Credit Risk
7 17 (47.22%) Banking
7 17 (47.22%) Data Analysis
7 17 (47.22%) Reuters
7 17 (47.22%) Bloomberg
7 17 (47.22%) Change Management
7 17 (47.22%) SQL
7 17 (47.22%) SLA
7 17 (47.22%) SWIFT
8 13 (36.11%) MS Office
8 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
9 12 (33.33%) Windows
9 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 11 (30.56%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (27.78%) Remedy
11 10 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (27.78%) CRM
11 10 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (22.22%) Degree
12 8 (22.22%) C#
12 8 (22.22%) .NET

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 10 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.33%) MS Access
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) GIS
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Applications Support
2 17 (47.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Support Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Banking Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Applications Support
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) ICT Support
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Network Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (47.22%) Credit Risk
2 17 (47.22%) SWIFT
3 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
4 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.33%) Replication
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
1 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Time Management
3 17 (47.22%) Change Management
3 17 (47.22%) Data Analysis
3 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (47.22%) Wealth Management
4 10 (27.78%) CRM
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.33%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Feature Driven Development
9 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) C
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB
5 3 (8.33%) VB6
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
2 7 (19.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (16.67%) MCITP
3 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Bloomberg
2 17 (47.22%) Reuters
3 11 (30.56%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (27.78%) Remedy
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
6 6 (16.67%) Avaya
6 6 (16.67%) Dell
6 6 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) SonicWALL
6 6 (16.67%) Sophos
7 5 (13.89%) IBM
7 5 (13.89%) Informatica
7 5 (13.89%) SAP
8 2 (5.56%) Telerik
9 1 (2.78%) Greenplum
9 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
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