The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 56 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.08% 2.41% 3.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 8.84% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £31,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
129 147 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 27.86% 27.27% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 121 129 221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £61,800
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Sass
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) iManage
4 1 (10.00%) LexisNexis
4 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (10.00%) NICE Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Pega
4 1 (10.00%) Red Box