The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 93 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.99% 2.65% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.66% 9.52% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 40
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £58,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
381 620 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.01% 27.83% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 321 529 370
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
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 Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (79.17%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) Finance
4 24 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (47.92%) SharePoint
5 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
6 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (41.67%) Windows
6 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 18 (37.50%) VMware
8 17 (35.42%) IIS
8 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.25%) Workflow
11 13 (27.08%) Validation
11 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
11 13 (27.08%) WebEx
12 12 (25.00%) JBoss
12 12 (25.00%) PKI
13 11 (22.92%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (22.92%) .NET
13 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.83%) C#
14 10 (20.83%) Change Management
15 8 (16.67%) Intranet
15 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 23 (47.92%) SharePoint
2 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (35.42%) IIS
4 12 (25.00%) JBoss
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) CMS
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.08%) SAS
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) WebEx
2 8 (16.67%) Intranet
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) BGP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.25%) OLTP
7 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.17%) MySQL
8 2 (4.17%) OLAP
8 2 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (4.17%) Power BI
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.08%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Administrator
1 15 (31.25%) SharePoint Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.50%) Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) jQuery
3 3 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) MDX
4 2 (4.17%) WCF
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) WebCenter
4 2 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) PKI
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (31.25%) Workflow
3 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
3 13 (27.08%) Validation
4 10 (20.83%) Change Management
5 8 (16.67%) Document Management
6 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (4.17%) High Availability
9 2 (4.17%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.42%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (4.17%) EMC
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.17%) Sophos
5 2 (4.17%) Veeam
6 1 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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