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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 83 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 38 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.32% 1.51% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.33% 5.33% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 46
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £68,500
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
368 694 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.51% 28.38% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 323 612 389
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 10 December 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (68.18%) SQL
3 37 (56.06%) SharePoint
4 36 (54.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 35 (53.03%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (46.97%) Finance
6 31 (46.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
8 24 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (33.33%) Intranet
10 22 (33.33%) Document Management
11 19 (28.79%) Windows
11 19 (28.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
13 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (24.24%) VMware
14 16 (24.24%) Workflow
15 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
15 15 (22.73%) IIS
15 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (21.21%) .NET
17 13 (19.70%) Validation
18 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
18 12 (18.18%) C#
18 12 (18.18%) WebEx
19 11 (16.67%) PKI
19 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 37 (56.06%) SharePoint
2 36 (54.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 31 (46.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (22.73%) IIS
5 10 (15.15%) JBoss
6 6 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.03%) Apache
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.03%) SAS
8 1 (1.52%) CMS
8 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) InfoPath
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Intranet
2 12 (18.18%) WebEx
3 5 (7.58%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) BGP
4 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.06%) VLAN
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (6.06%) OLTP
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.03%) OLAP
11 2 (3.03%) Power BI
11 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
12 1 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.52%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Administrator
2 28 (42.42%) SharePoint Administrator
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) DBA
4 8 (12.12%) SQL DBA
5 6 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior DBA
7 4 (6.06%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Junior
9 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) CSS
2 10 (15.15%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) XML
4 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.61%) jQuery
5 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (7.58%) CSS3
5 5 (7.58%) Handlebars
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (7.58%) React
6 2 (3.03%) Ajax
7 1 (1.52%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.52%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (1.52%) WCF
7 1 (1.52%) Web Services
7 1 (1.52%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) PKI
3 8 (12.12%) Clustering
3 8 (12.12%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (33.33%) Document Management
3 19 (28.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Workflow
5 13 (19.70%) Validation
6 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) Change Management
9 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.61%) SDLC
10 6 (9.09%) MVC
10 6 (9.09%) Web Application Development
11 5 (7.58%) Web Development
12 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (6.06%) Line Management
13 3 (4.55%) High Availability
13 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
14 2 (3.03%) Analytics
14 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
14 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 12 (18.18%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MCITP
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) CDISC
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.15%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) vMotion
1 4 (6.06%) WSUS
2 2 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (6.06%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) Juniper
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Sitecore