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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 46 47 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.20% 4.62% 9.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.25% 12.57% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 96
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
283 374 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.82% 36.77% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 232 310 409
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (66.67%) SQL
3 43 (51.19%) .NET
3 43 (51.19%) MVC
4 42 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET
6 36 (42.86%) C#
6 36 (42.86%) HTML
7 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 35 (41.67%) jQuery
8 32 (38.10%) CSS
8 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
9 31 (36.90%) T-SQL
10 26 (30.95%) Visual Studio
10 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (29.76%) Windows
12 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
13 21 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (22.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 17 (20.24%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
17 16 (19.05%) SSDT
18 15 (17.86%) WCF
19 14 (16.67%) Client/Server
19 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
19 14 (16.67%) Load Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (14.29%) IIS
2 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.90%) CMS
3 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.76%) Lync
6 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.19%) Apache
8 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Firewall
2 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.95%) SAN
3 4 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) WAN
4 2 (2.38%) DHCP
4 2 (2.38%) Wireless
4 2 (2.38%) VLAN
4 2 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (1.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
4 16 (19.05%) SSDT
5 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.57%) MS Access
11 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.19%) MySQL
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Visual Studio
2 18 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (65.48%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) SQL Developer
3 21 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Database Developer
4 17 (20.24%) SQL Database Developer
5 13 (15.48%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (15.48%) SQL DBA
5 13 (15.48%) DBA
6 12 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 12 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Development DBA
6 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 8 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
7 8 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.52%) Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Systems Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.19%) .NET
2 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET
3 36 (42.86%) HTML
4 35 (41.67%) jQuery
5 32 (38.10%) CSS
6 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 15 (17.86%) WCF
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) XML
9 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (14.29%) ADO.NET
11 11 (13.10%) LINQ
11 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (11.90%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (11.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.57%) CSS3
14 2 (2.38%) Ajax
15 1 (1.19%) Middleware
15 1 (1.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.14%) Clustering
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Replication
5 4 (4.76%) PKI
5 4 (4.76%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.19%) UNIX
6 1 (1.19%) Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) MVC
2 17 (20.24%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 12 (14.29%) Web Development
4 12 (14.29%) Content Management
5 7 (8.33%) ITIL
5 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.14%) OO
6 6 (7.14%) Time Management
7 5 (5.95%) Change Management
7 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.76%) Workflow
8 4 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 2 (2.38%) Document Management
10 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) SQL
2 36 (42.86%) C#
3 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 31 (36.90%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.95%) Java
7 4 (4.76%) VBA
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (1.19%) XQuery
9 1 (1.19%) C
9 1 (1.19%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) VBScript
9 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) MCTS
6 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.57%) XenApp
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) SonicWALL
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco
3 3 (3.57%) Citrix
3 3 (3.57%) Interwoven
3 3 (3.57%) Avaya
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) Meridio
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) HP
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