The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 65 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.34% 6.91% 6.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.17% 19.29% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
357 337 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.99% 35.85% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 294 301 247
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 81 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (72.84%) SQL
3 43 (53.09%) .NET
4 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
5 37 (45.68%) T-SQL
5 37 (45.68%) MVC
6 34 (41.98%) C#
6 34 (41.98%) ASP.NET
7 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
7 32 (39.51%) jQuery
8 31 (38.27%) HTML
8 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
8 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (37.04%) CSS
10 27 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (30.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
14 21 (25.93%) Windows
15 20 (24.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (24.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
17 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (18.52%) Finance
18 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
20 13 (16.05%) Performance Tuning
20 13 (16.05%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.58%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.70%) Apache
4 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) SAN
1 2 (2.47%) LAN
1 2 (2.47%) WAN
1 2 (2.47%) NAS
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) VLAN
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (30.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
8 11 (13.58%) SSDT
9 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.70%) MySQL
10 3 (3.70%) DB2
10 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
2 20 (24.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (24.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (75.31%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) SQL Developer
4 16 (19.75%) SQL DBA
4 16 (19.75%) DBA
5 15 (18.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (14.81%) Web Developer
6 12 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Development DBA
7 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 11 (13.58%) Database Developer
7 11 (13.58%) SQL Database Developer
8 9 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Developer
9 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (53.09%) .NET
2 34 (41.98%) ASP.NET
3 32 (39.51%) jQuery
4 31 (38.27%) HTML
5 30 (37.04%) CSS
6 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
7 13 (16.05%) Web Services
7 13 (16.05%) XML
8 12 (14.81%) WCF
9 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (11.11%) LINQ
10 9 (11.11%) ADO.NET
11 8 (9.88%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (9.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (3.70%) CSS3
12 3 (3.70%) XSLT
12 3 (3.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.41%) Clustering
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) MVC
2 13 (16.05%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (13.58%) Load Testing
3 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.11%) Web Development
4 9 (11.11%) Content Management
5 8 (9.88%) CRM
6 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.41%) Scrum
8 5 (6.17%) Time Management
8 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) TDD
9 4 (4.94%) Workflow
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.70%) Data Governance
10 3 (3.70%) WFM
10 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 59 (72.84%) SQL
2 37 (45.68%) T-SQL
3 34 (41.98%) C#
4 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) Java
5 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.17%) PHP
7 3 (3.70%) C
8 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
3 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Avaya
2 6 (7.41%) Cisco
3 4 (4.94%) Citrix
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Meridio
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