The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 129 119 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -45
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 48 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 1.57% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 5.05% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 84
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,800 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
751 950 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.57% 31.15% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 486 624 736
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Glasgow +7 3 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Edinburgh -1 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Renfrewshire - 3 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2008
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SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
7 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) C#
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (23.08%) MCITP
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (19.23%) MCSE
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
11 4 (15.38%) IIS
11 4 (15.38%) MCSA
11 4 (15.38%) WAN
12 3 (11.54%) Firewall
12 3 (11.54%) Meraki
12 3 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.54%) SAS
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Production DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
1 3 (11.54%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Demand Management
2 3 (11.54%) ETL
2 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) MCITP
3 5 (19.23%) MCSE
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.69%) CCNP
7 1 (3.85%) HND
7 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (7.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) EMC
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Meraki
2 3 (11.54%) Sophos
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 2 (7.69%) Samsung
3 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.69%) Zerto
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