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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 165 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 352 600 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.93% 2.92% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.41% 9.23% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 315 535 732
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,025
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5494 6500 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.15% 31.69% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4802 5560 5793
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Hampshire -10 107 £38,500 -3.75% 11
Berkshire -45 58 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -7 49 £37,500 - 4
West Sussex -6 47 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Surrey -53 45 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 20 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Kent -17 15 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Sussex -17 8 £40,000 -4.76%
Middlesex +11 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Sussex +6 1 £45,000 +7.14%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 687 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 382 (55.60%) .NET
3 366 (53.28%) SQL
4 356 (51.82%) C#
5 288 (41.92%) Microsoft
6 261 (37.99%) ASP.NET
7 259 (37.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 254 (36.97%) JavaScript
9 216 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
10 206 (29.99%) MVC
11 201 (29.26%) Windows
12 193 (28.09%) HTML
13 182 (26.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 177 (25.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 175 (25.47%) CSS
16 169 (24.60%) XML
17 166 (24.16%) jQuery
18 164 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 145 (21.11%) MS Excel
20 143 (20.82%) SQL Server 2005
21 139 (20.23%) T-SQL
22 134 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
23 132 (19.21%) Web Services
24 121 (17.61%) ETL
25 119 (17.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 117 (17.03%) WCF
27 113 (16.45%) Visual Studio
28 110 (16.01%) Finance
28 110 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
29 107 (15.57%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 101 (14.70%) IIS
2 55 (8.01%) SharePoint
3 50 (7.28%) MS Exchange
4 43 (6.26%) CMS
5 39 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (4.37%) WebSphere
7 27 (3.93%) Umbraco
8 26 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (3.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (3.78%) Skype for Business
9 25 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.60%) JBoss
12 9 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.16%) Tomcat
14 7 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.87%) Apache
15 6 (0.87%) Confluence
15 6 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 145 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 56 (8.15%) MS Office
3 9 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.58%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.44%) MS Project
7 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.44%) OPENHousing
5 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.29%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.95%) Office 365
3 24 (3.49%) SaaS
4 18 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.97%) Firewall
2 36 (5.24%) SAN
3 27 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.49%) DNS
5 23 (3.35%) DHCP
6 14 (2.04%) LAN
7 12 (1.75%) Network Security
8 10 (1.46%) Internet
8 10 (1.46%) WAN
9 9 (1.31%) Skype
9 9 (1.31%) VPN
9 9 (1.31%) WebEx
10 8 (1.16%) Wireless
11 7 (1.02%) Intranet
12 6 (0.87%) HTTP
12 6 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.73%) SSL
14 4 (0.58%) GPRS
14 4 (0.58%) GSM
14 4 (0.58%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 687 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 259 (37.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 182 (26.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 177 (25.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 143 (20.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 119 (17.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 100 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
8 80 (11.64%) Relational Database
9 70 (10.19%) SQL Server 2014
10 45 (6.55%) RDBMS
11 32 (4.66%) PowerCenter
12 31 (4.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 27 (3.93%) MySQL
14 19 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (2.77%) SQL Server 2000
15 18 (2.62%) OLAP
16 17 (2.47%) MS Access
17 15 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (2.18%) QualityStage
17 15 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 134 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 113 (16.45%) Visual Studio
3 39 (5.68%) NUnit
4 33 (4.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 31 (4.51%) MSTest
6 23 (3.35%) Subversion
7 22 (3.20%) Git (software)
8 18 (2.62%) JIRA
9 13 (1.89%) Selenium
10 12 (1.75%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.31%) Moq
11 9 (1.31%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.02%) CruiseControl
12 7 (1.02%) Hudson
12 7 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (1.02%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.58%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.44%) ClearCase
15 2 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 110 (16.01%) Finance
2 18 (2.62%) Banking
3 17 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.33%) Advertising
5 15 (2.18%) Marketing
6 12 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.60%) Legal
8 9 (1.31%) Games
8 9 (1.31%) Retail
9 8 (1.16%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) Back Office
10 2 (0.29%) Front Office
10 2 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 412 (59.97%) Developer
2 177 (25.76%) .NET Developer
2 177 (25.76%) C# Developer
3 114 (16.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 106 (15.43%) Senior Developer
4 106 (15.43%) SQL Developer
5 77 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 69 (10.04%) Analyst
6 69 (10.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 63 (9.17%) Software Developer
8 60 (8.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 53 (7.71%) DBA
10 51 (7.42%) SQL DBA
11 47 (6.84%) Web Developer
12 44 (6.40%) Support Analyst
13 43 (6.26%) Senior C# Developer
14 42 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 41 (5.97%) ETL Developer
15 41 (5.97%) SSIS Developer
16 39 (5.68%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (55.60%) .NET
2 261 (37.99%) ASP.NET
3 193 (28.09%) HTML
4 175 (25.47%) CSS
5 169 (24.60%) XML
6 166 (24.16%) jQuery
7 164 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 132 (19.21%) Web Services
9 117 (17.03%) WCF
10 92 (13.39%) .NET Framework
10 92 (13.39%) Ajax
11 67 (9.75%) AngularJS
12 59 (8.59%) Entity Framework
13 50 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 50 (7.28%) SOAP
14 46 (6.70%) HTML5
15 45 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 40 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 31 (4.51%) KnockoutJS
18 30 (4.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.35%) Clustering
5 21 (3.06%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.47%) iPad
7 15 (2.18%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.89%) Replication
9 12 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.60%) PKI
11 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.16%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.02%) User Experience
14 6 (0.87%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.87%) HACMP
15 5 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
15 5 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 201 (29.26%) Windows
2 110 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (15.57%) Windows Server
4 73 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (9.02%) Windows 7
6 41 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (5.82%) Windows 8
8 24 (3.49%) Linux
8 24 (3.49%) Unix
9 14 (2.04%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.02%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.73%) Android
14 4 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.29%) AIX
15 2 (0.29%) Debian
15 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (29.99%) MVC
3 121 (17.61%) ETL
4 81 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
5 73 (10.63%) TDD
6 64 (9.32%) Scrum
7 59 (8.59%) CRM
8 58 (8.44%) Waterfall
9 57 (8.30%) OO
10 56 (8.15%) Web Development
11 52 (7.57%) SOA
12 51 (7.42%) ITIL
12 51 (7.42%) UML
13 46 (6.70%) Mentoring
13 46 (6.70%) SDLC
14 44 (6.40%) Unit Testing
15 36 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
16 35 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
16 35 (5.09%) V-Model
17 33 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 366 (53.28%) SQL
2 356 (51.82%) C#
3 254 (36.97%) JavaScript
4 139 (20.23%) T-SQL
5 51 (7.42%) VB.NET
6 36 (5.24%) VB
7 34 (4.95%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.47%) Java
9 14 (2.04%) C
10 12 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.60%) VBA
12 10 (1.46%) PHP
12 10 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.46%) VBScript
13 6 (0.87%) Perl
13 6 (0.87%) VB6
14 5 (0.73%) C++
14 5 (0.73%) X++
15 4 (0.58%) F#
15 4 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 71 (10.33%) Degree
2 41 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.91%) MCITP
3 20 (2.91%) MCSE
4 9 (1.31%) CISSP
4 9 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (1.31%) MCP
4 9 (1.31%) MCSA
5 8 (1.16%) CISA
5 8 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.87%) MCTS
7 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) CEH
9 1 (0.15%) GCIH
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.11%) SLA
2 26 (3.78%) QA
3 17 (2.47%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.44%) GAMP
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 93 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 55 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.09%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.60%) vSphere
6 10 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.87%) XenApp
9 5 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.73%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.73%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.44%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.44%) XenServer
12 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.15%) UAG
13 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (1.75%) WSUS
2 9 (1.31%) NetBackup
2 9 (1.31%) SCCM
3 4 (0.58%) Opsview
3 4 (0.58%) Puppet
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.44%) SCOM
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.29%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) Nessus
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) QRadar
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 288 (41.92%) Microsoft
2 68 (9.90%) VMware
3 63 (9.17%) Oracle
4 44 (6.40%) Informatica
5 39 (5.68%) IBM
6 25 (3.64%) HP
7 22 (3.20%) NetApp
8 19 (2.77%) Veeam
9 17 (2.47%) Cognos
10 16 (2.33%) Cisco
11 15 (2.18%) Citrix
11 15 (2.18%) Tableau
11 15 (2.18%) Trillium
12 14 (2.04%) EMC
13 13 (1.89%) Dell
13 13 (1.89%) SAP
14 12 (1.75%) Sitecore
14 12 (1.75%) Teradata
15 11 (1.60%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.60%) Telerik
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-40k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The One Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-45k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampton, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 22,000-27,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago