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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 57 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 55 61 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.94% 4.66% 8.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.60% 15.84% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
474 385 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.95% 29.43% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 423 332 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,075 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (65.91%) SQL
3 47 (53.41%) MS Excel
4 44 (50.00%) .NET
5 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
6 33 (37.50%) C#
7 28 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 28 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (30.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (30.68%) T-SQL
9 26 (29.55%) MVC
10 25 (28.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (27.27%) Windows
12 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 21 (23.86%) Marketing
15 19 (21.59%) WCF
16 18 (20.45%) HTML
16 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (18.18%) jQuery
18 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
18 16 (18.18%) IIS
18 16 (18.18%) CSS
19 15 (17.05%) Workflow
19 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 16 (18.18%) IIS
2 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (6.82%) CMS
5 5 (5.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.68%) Lync
5 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.41%) Apache
7 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.27%) SAS
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (53.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) SAN
2 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) Extranet
3 1 (1.14%) VLAN
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (30.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (28.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (17.05%) SSDT
8 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
10 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (2.27%) MS Access
14 1 (1.14%) OLAP
14 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
14 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 21 (23.86%) Marketing
2 11 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) SQL Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Database Developer
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Software Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.68%) Development Team Leader
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Team Leader
11 4 (4.55%) SharePoint Specialist
11 4 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.00%) .NET
2 28 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (21.59%) WCF
5 18 (20.45%) HTML
6 16 (18.18%) jQuery
6 16 (18.18%) CSS
7 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.36%) XML
9 9 (10.23%) Web Services
10 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (9.09%) ADO.NET
11 7 (7.95%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.82%) LINQ
13 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (5.68%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (3.41%) COM
15 2 (2.27%) HTML5
15 2 (2.27%) WPF
16 1 (1.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.55%) PKI
3 4 (4.55%) Replication
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) MVC
2 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.05%) Workflow
4 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) Product Management
7 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL
9 5 (5.68%) Change Management
10 4 (4.55%) Web Development
10 4 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (4.55%) ETL
10 4 (4.55%) OO
10 4 (4.55%) Content Management
11 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.41%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) Load Testing
11 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) SQL
2 33 (37.50%) C#
3 27 (30.68%) T-SQL
4 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.09%) C
5 8 (9.09%) C++
6 7 (7.95%) Java
7 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.41%) VBA
9 1 (1.14%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.91%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) SonicWALL
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.14%) Telerik
4 1 (1.14%) Red Gate