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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 160 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 346 628 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.99% 2.97% 3.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.78% 9.16% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 306 545 662
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,496
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
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
5104 6859 6615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.42% 32.42% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4411 5919 5450
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -12 88 £38,750 +1.97% 5
Berkshire -25 63 £50,000 +17.64% 7
West Sussex +17 54 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Surrey -46 52 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Buckinghamshire -25 44 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Oxfordshire -24 20 £35,000 - 1
Kent -9 16 £55,000 +18.91% 3
East Sussex -6 9 £40,000 -4.76%
Middlesex +14 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 676 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 368 (54.44%) .NET
3 367 (54.29%) SQL
4 346 (51.18%) C#
5 291 (43.05%) Microsoft
6 249 (36.83%) ASP.NET
7 235 (34.76%) JavaScript
8 231 (34.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 224 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
10 201 (29.73%) MVC
11 197 (29.14%) Windows
12 186 (27.51%) HTML
13 184 (27.22%) XML
14 183 (27.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 181 (26.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 174 (25.74%) CSS
17 158 (23.37%) ASP.NET MVC
18 156 (23.08%) jQuery
19 144 (21.30%) Web Services
20 137 (20.27%) SQL Server 2005
21 133 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 130 (19.23%) MS Excel
23 129 (19.08%) T-SQL
24 128 (18.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 118 (17.46%) ETL
26 116 (17.16%) WCF
27 114 (16.86%) Windows Server
27 114 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
28 112 (16.57%) Finance
29 109 (16.12%) IIS

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
1 109 (16.12%) IIS
2 52 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 46 (6.80%) MS Exchange
4 35 (5.18%) CMS
5 31 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (4.59%) WebSphere
6 26 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 26 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (3.40%) Umbraco
8 22 (3.25%) Skype for Business
9 20 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.92%) JBoss
11 9 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.89%) Apache
13 6 (0.89%) SAS
14 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 130 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.66%) MS Office
3 9 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.18%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.89%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.44%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (4.29%) Office 365
3 21 (3.11%) SaaS
4 20 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.36%) Firewall
2 35 (5.18%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.85%) DNS
3 26 (3.85%) SAN
4 23 (3.40%) DHCP
5 17 (2.51%) Network Security
6 16 (2.37%) LAN
7 13 (1.92%) Internet
8 12 (1.78%) WAN
8 12 (1.78%) WebEx
9 11 (1.63%) Intranet
10 9 (1.33%) Skype
10 9 (1.33%) VPN
11 6 (0.89%) HTTP
11 6 (0.89%) Wireless
11 6 (0.89%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.74%) SSL
12 5 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.44%) IPv6
13 3 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 676 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 231 (34.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 183 (27.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 181 (26.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 137 (20.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 128 (18.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 105 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
8 87 (12.87%) Relational Database
9 60 (8.88%) SQL Server 2014
10 52 (7.69%) RDBMS
11 41 (6.07%) PowerCenter
12 33 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 23 (3.40%) MySQL
14 19 (2.81%) SQL Server 2016
15 18 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (2.66%) SQL Server 2000
16 15 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (2.22%) QualityStage
16 15 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
17 14 (2.07%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 133 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (14.64%) Visual Studio
3 40 (5.92%) NUnit
4 34 (5.03%) MSTest
5 32 (4.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 29 (4.29%) Subversion
7 25 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 25 (3.70%) JIRA
8 12 (1.78%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.63%) Selenium
9 11 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.33%) Moq
11 7 (1.04%) CruiseControl
11 7 (1.04%) Hudson
11 7 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (1.04%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.30%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.30%) NCover
General
1 112 (16.57%) Finance
2 18 (2.66%) Banking
3 14 (2.07%) Marketing
4 13 (1.92%) Advertising
4 13 (1.92%) Retail
4 13 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.63%) Legal
5 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.18%) Games
7 5 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.44%) Law
9 2 (0.30%) Automotive
9 2 (0.30%) Back Office
9 2 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 398 (58.88%) Developer
2 177 (26.18%) C# Developer
3 170 (25.15%) .NET Developer
4 121 (17.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 104 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 102 (15.09%) SQL Developer
7 80 (11.83%) ASP.NET Developer
8 76 (11.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
10 59 (8.73%) Software Developer
11 57 (8.43%) Analyst
12 54 (7.99%) DBA
13 52 (7.69%) SQL DBA
14 47 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 44 (6.51%) Administrator
15 44 (6.51%) Applications Support
15 44 (6.51%) Senior C# Developer
16 43 (6.36%) SSIS Developer
17 41 (6.07%) ETL Developer
18 40 (5.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (54.44%) .NET
2 249 (36.83%) ASP.NET
3 186 (27.51%) HTML
4 184 (27.22%) XML
5 174 (25.74%) CSS
6 158 (23.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 156 (23.08%) jQuery
8 144 (21.30%) Web Services
9 116 (17.16%) WCF
10 94 (13.91%) .NET Framework
11 93 (13.76%) Ajax
12 55 (8.14%) Entity Framework
13 53 (7.84%) AngularJS
14 50 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 49 (7.25%) SOAP
16 46 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 42 (6.21%) HTML5
18 41 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 29 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (4.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.66%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.85%) Clustering
5 21 (3.11%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.51%) iPad
7 16 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.22%) PKI
9 14 (2.07%) Replication
9 14 (2.07%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.78%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
13 7 (1.04%) Health Informatics
13 7 (1.04%) Informatics
13 7 (1.04%) User Experience
14 6 (0.89%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
14 6 (0.89%) HACMP
14 6 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 197 (29.14%) Windows
2 114 (16.86%) Windows Server
2 114 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (13.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 37 (5.47%) Windows 8
6 32 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (3.70%) Unix
8 22 (3.25%) Linux
9 12 (1.78%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.44%) Android
14 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (29.73%) MVC
3 118 (17.46%) ETL
4 80 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (11.54%) TDD
6 66 (9.76%) Waterfall
7 64 (9.47%) Scrum
8 55 (8.14%) Mentoring
9 53 (7.84%) CRM
9 53 (7.84%) OO
10 52 (7.69%) UML
11 48 (7.10%) SOA
12 47 (6.95%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (6.95%) Web Development
13 46 (6.80%) ITIL
14 45 (6.66%) Unit Testing
15 44 (6.51%) Requirements Analysis
16 43 (6.36%) V-Model
17 40 (5.92%) SDLC
18 35 (5.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 367 (54.29%) SQL
2 346 (51.18%) C#
3 235 (34.76%) JavaScript
4 129 (19.08%) T-SQL
5 44 (6.51%) VB.NET
6 38 (5.62%) PowerShell
7 26 (3.85%) VB
8 15 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.07%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.92%) Java
11 12 (1.78%) C
12 11 (1.63%) VBA
13 7 (1.04%) ANSI SQL
13 7 (1.04%) VBScript
14 6 (0.89%) PHP
15 5 (0.74%) C++
15 5 (0.74%) X++
16 4 (0.59%) F#
16 4 (0.59%) Perl
16 4 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (10.95%) Degree
2 50 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.25%) MCITP
4 19 (2.81%) MCSE
5 16 (2.37%) MCSA
6 14 (2.07%) CISSP
6 14 (2.07%) MCP
7 13 (1.92%) CISA
8 10 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.33%) MCTS
10 6 (0.89%) CEH
10 6 (0.89%) GCIH
10 6 (0.89%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.74%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.59%) CCNA
12 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.62%) SLA
2 22 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 21 (3.11%) QA
4 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.59%) WAI
4 4 (0.59%) WCAG
5 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) GAMP
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 90 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 50 (7.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.03%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.92%) vSphere
6 11 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.89%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.74%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.74%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.30%) XenApp
12 2 (0.30%) XenServer
13 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.15%) UAG
13 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.78%) WSUS
2 9 (1.33%) NetBackup
2 9 (1.33%) SCCM
3 6 (0.89%) Nessus
4 5 (0.74%) Puppet
5 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.30%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Opsview
7 1 (0.15%) QRadar
7 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 291 (43.05%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.76%) VMware
3 64 (9.47%) Oracle
4 56 (8.28%) Informatica
5 40 (5.92%) IBM
6 22 (3.25%) NetApp
7 21 (3.11%) HP
8 18 (2.66%) Cisco
9 15 (2.22%) Cognos
9 15 (2.22%) Trillium
9 15 (2.22%) Veeam
10 14 (2.07%) Tableau
10 14 (2.07%) Teradata
11 13 (1.92%) LogRhythm
12 11 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.63%) Citrix
12 11 (1.63%) RedGate
12 11 (1.63%) SAP
13 10 (1.48%) Dell
13 10 (1.48%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 30-35k
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Thatcham
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