The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 96 79 52
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 43 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.41% 2.73% 4.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.10% 7.71% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 64
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £43,300 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
412 558 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.71% 35.45% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 350 451 424
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Oxford +1 8 £35,000 -
Abingdon -20 5 - -
Banbury -1 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Witney - 1 £39,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 12 (34.29%) CSS
7 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 12 (34.29%) HTML5
7 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
8 11 (31.43%) CSS3
8 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (31.43%) MVC
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.71%) vSphere
10 9 (25.71%) VMware
10 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.00%) CMS
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (20.00%) SLA
12 7 (20.00%) Web Services
12 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 5 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (8.57%) Kentico
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.86%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (17.14%) OLAP
5 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
5 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (14.29%) MySQL
6 5 (14.29%) OLTP
6 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) Essbase
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Power BI
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Hudson
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Moq
4 1 (2.86%) MSTest
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) DBA
3 8 (22.86%) SQL DBA
4 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Administrator
7 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Server Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Server Support
7 4 (11.43%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
4 12 (34.29%) HTML5
5 11 (31.43%) CSS3
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (8.57%) Middleware
10 3 (8.57%) Underscore.js
11 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.71%) SOAP
12 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (2.86%) JSON
12 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (11.43%) iPad
2 4 (11.43%) iPhone
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Social Network
4 2 (5.71%) Xbox
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
1 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Change Control
6 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 5 (14.29%) Web Development
7 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (25.71%) vSphere
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Tableau
4 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 5 (14.29%) Cognos
4 5 (14.29%) CommVault
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) NetApp
4 5 (14.29%) RedGate
4 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 5 (14.29%) Sophos
5 4 (11.43%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle