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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 44 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.28% 3.85% 7.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 11.34% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 82
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
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
280 388 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.24% 33.92% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 253 319 377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 49 (55.68%) .NET
2 49 (55.68%) SQL
3 44 (50.00%) MVC
4 42 (47.73%) C#
4 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
5 39 (44.32%) MS Excel
6 32 (36.36%) HTML
6 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 32 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (35.23%) jQuery
7 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
7 31 (35.23%) Windows
8 28 (31.82%) CSS
8 28 (31.82%) T-SQL
9 25 (28.41%) Visual Studio
10 23 (26.14%) WCF
11 22 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 22 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
14 15 (17.05%) IIS
14 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (17.05%) SSDT
14 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (17.05%) IIS
2 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
3 11 (12.50%) CMS
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.82%) Lync
6 6 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.14%) Apache
9 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (44.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.55%) SSL
3 4 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
4 2 (2.27%) WAN
4 2 (2.27%) DHCP
4 2 (2.27%) Wireless
4 2 (2.27%) VLAN
4 2 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
4 15 (17.05%) SSDT
4 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.41%) MS Access
9 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.14%) MySQL
10 1 (1.14%) OLAP
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Visual Studio
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (14.77%) Marketing
2 10 (11.36%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (51.14%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Database Developer
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
4 15 (17.05%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Team Leader
7 9 (10.23%) .NET Team Leader
7 9 (10.23%) .NET Web Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Development Team Leader
8 8 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (7.95%) SQL DBA
9 7 (7.95%) DBA
9 7 (7.95%) Development DBA
9 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Development DBA
10 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.68%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.68%) .NET
2 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 32 (36.36%) HTML
3 32 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (35.23%) jQuery
5 28 (31.82%) CSS
6 23 (26.14%) WCF
7 22 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.77%) XML
8 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (13.64%) LINQ
9 12 (13.64%) Web Services
9 12 (13.64%) ADO.NET
10 11 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (11.36%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.14%) WPF
12 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.68%) Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) PKI
4 4 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.55%) Replication
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) UNIX
6 1 (1.14%) Linux
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) MVC
2 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.23%) Content Management
4 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.23%) Web Development
4 9 (10.23%) Load Testing
5 8 (9.09%) Product Management
5 8 (9.09%) ITIL
5 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.82%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) OO
7 6 (6.82%) Workflow
8 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.41%) Time Management
9 3 (3.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.68%) SQL
2 42 (47.73%) C#
3 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (31.82%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.95%) C
5 7 (7.95%) C++
6 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.68%) Java
8 4 (4.55%) VBA
9 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) VB
11 1 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.77%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.41%) XenApp
3 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) SonicWALL
3 3 (3.41%) Citrix
4 2 (2.27%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
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