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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / South East
Rank 152 144 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 298 450 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.04% 2.32% 3.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 7.24% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 237 394 648
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
4280 6217 6289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.31% 32.05% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3667 5459 5474
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +14 74 £52,500 +10.52% 4
West Sussex +22 65 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Berkshire +10 60 £45,000 -7.21% 5
Hampshire +14 56 £42,000 +11.99% 6
Buckinghamshire -15 18 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Kent -9 9 £33,000 -40.00% 1
Oxfordshire -10 9 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Middlesex - 6 £42,500 -
East Sussex +8 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 627 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 388 (61.88%) SQL
3 339 (54.07%) Microsoft
4 273 (43.54%) .NET
5 241 (38.44%) C#
6 229 (36.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 213 (33.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 205 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
9 202 (32.22%) Windows
10 191 (30.46%) T-SQL
11 187 (29.82%) ASP.NET
12 174 (27.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 161 (25.68%) JavaScript
14 155 (24.72%) CSS
15 153 (24.40%) HTML
16 149 (23.76%) MS Excel
17 144 (22.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 143 (22.81%) MVC
19 135 (21.53%) XML
20 131 (20.89%) Windows Server
21 125 (19.94%) SQL Server 2005
22 123 (19.62%) Finance
23 115 (18.34%) Web Services
24 109 (17.38%) Business Intelligence
24 109 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
24 109 (17.38%) jQuery
25 107 (17.07%) Active Directory
26 104 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
27 98 (15.63%) .NET Framework
27 98 (15.63%) Team Foundation 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 82 (13.08%) IIS
2 70 (11.16%) SharePoint
3 65 (10.37%) MS Exchange
4 46 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (7.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 35 (5.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.23%) CMS
6 14 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.23%) SAS
7 13 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (1.44%) Confluence
10 8 (1.28%) Kentico
11 6 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.80%) JBoss
12 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.80%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 149 (23.76%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.42%) MS Office
3 6 (0.96%) Fireworks
3 6 (0.96%) InfoPath
3 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.64%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.32%) HFM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.31%) Office 365
3 16 (2.55%) IaaS
4 15 (2.39%) SaaS
5 11 (1.75%) PaaS
6 10 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.48%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.50%) Firewall
1 47 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 46 (7.34%) DNS
3 32 (5.10%) DHCP
4 29 (4.63%) Intranet
5 26 (4.15%) SAN
6 14 (2.23%) LAN
6 14 (2.23%) Network Security
6 14 (2.23%) WAN
7 11 (1.75%) SMTP
8 10 (1.59%) VoIP
8 10 (1.59%) VPN
9 8 (1.28%) VLAN
9 8 (1.28%) Wireshark
10 7 (1.12%) HTTP
11 6 (0.96%) Skype
11 6 (0.96%) SSL
12 5 (0.80%) Internet
12 5 (0.80%) SNMP
12 5 (0.80%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 627 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 229 (36.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 213 (33.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 174 (27.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 144 (22.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 125 (19.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 89 (14.19%) Data Warehouse
8 80 (12.76%) Relational Database
9 75 (11.96%) SQL Server 2014
10 35 (5.58%) RDBMS
11 32 (5.10%) PowerCenter
12 31 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 31 (4.94%) Power BI
13 23 (3.67%) OLAP
14 21 (3.35%) Oracle Database
15 17 (2.71%) Big Data
15 17 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (2.39%) Hadoop
17 15 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 98 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 76 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 35 (5.58%) JIRA
4 29 (4.63%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.35%) NUnit
6 20 (3.19%) Subversion
7 17 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.80%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.64%) MSTest
12 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.32%) ReSharper
14 1 (0.16%) Moq
14 1 (0.16%) Selenium
14 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 123 (19.62%) Finance
2 29 (4.63%) Retail
3 23 (3.67%) Banking
4 17 (2.71%) Marketing
5 9 (1.44%) Legal
6 7 (1.12%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.96%) Games
7 6 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.80%) Advertising
8 5 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 313 (49.92%) Developer
2 142 (22.65%) .NET Developer
3 122 (19.46%) C# Developer
4 109 (17.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (14.35%) DBA
6 84 (13.40%) SQL Developer
7 79 (12.60%) SQL DBA
8 76 (12.12%) Senior Developer
9 64 (10.21%) Administrator
10 63 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 57 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 56 (8.93%) Analyst
13 47 (7.50%) Software Developer
14 40 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
14 40 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
15 36 (5.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 35 (5.58%) SSIS Developer
17 33 (5.26%) Support Analyst
18 31 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 30 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (43.54%) .NET
2 187 (29.82%) ASP.NET
3 155 (24.72%) CSS
4 153 (24.40%) HTML
5 135 (21.53%) XML
6 115 (18.34%) Web Services
7 109 (17.38%) jQuery
8 104 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 98 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 93 (14.83%) Ajax
11 91 (14.51%) WCF
12 56 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 53 (8.45%) AngularJS
14 52 (8.29%) Entity Framework
15 50 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 48 (7.66%) LINQ
17 45 (7.18%) HTML5
18 31 (4.94%) JSON
19 26 (4.15%) WPF
20 25 (3.99%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 43 (6.86%) Clustering
4 25 (3.99%) Replication
5 21 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.91%) Health Informatics
7 12 (1.91%) Informatics
8 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.75%) Statistics
9 10 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.44%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.44%) iPad
11 8 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (1.28%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.28%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.12%) NHS
12 7 (1.12%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 202 (32.22%) Windows
2 131 (20.89%) Windows Server
3 109 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (4.78%) Windows 7
6 28 (4.47%) Unix
7 22 (3.51%) Linux
8 21 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.12%) Android
12 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.48%) CentOS
14 3 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.48%) Solaris
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (22.81%) MVC
3 109 (17.38%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (14.99%) Performance Tuning
5 88 (14.04%) TDD
6 76 (12.12%) ETL
7 65 (10.37%) Scrum
8 62 (9.89%) High Availability
8 62 (9.89%) Mentoring
9 57 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 55 (8.77%) ITIL
11 42 (6.70%) Data Analysis
12 39 (6.22%) CRM
12 39 (6.22%) Web Development
13 37 (5.90%) SDLC
14 36 (5.74%) Waterfall
15 34 (5.42%) Data Modelling
15 34 (5.42%) Requirements Analysis
16 28 (4.47%) PRINCE2
17 27 (4.31%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 388 (61.88%) SQL
2 241 (38.44%) C#
3 191 (30.46%) T-SQL
4 161 (25.68%) JavaScript
5 37 (5.90%) VB.NET
6 32 (5.10%) PL/SQL
7 31 (4.94%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.23%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.91%) ANSI SQL
10 8 (1.28%) Java
11 6 (0.96%) C++
12 5 (0.80%) VBScript
13 4 (0.64%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.64%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (0.64%) C
13 4 (0.64%) Python
14 3 (0.48%) XPath
15 2 (0.32%) PHP
15 2 (0.32%) VB
16 1 (0.16%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 93 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (12.28%) Degree
3 45 (7.18%) MCSA
4 31 (4.94%) MCSE
5 25 (3.99%) Security Cleared
6 23 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.87%) CCNA
9 17 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (2.39%) MCITP
11 12 (1.91%) CISA
11 12 (1.91%) CISSP
11 12 (1.91%) MCP
11 12 (1.91%) MCTS
12 8 (1.28%) CEH
12 8 (1.28%) GCIH
13 5 (0.80%) CCNP
13 5 (0.80%) CCVP
14 4 (0.64%) PhD
15 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.06%) SLA
2 19 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.07%) QA
4 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.80%) WAI
5 5 (0.80%) WCAG
6 3 (0.48%) IFRS
6 3 (0.48%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) CDISC
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 107 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.22%) Hyper-V
3 23 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.59%) vSphere
5 8 (1.28%) ProxySG
6 6 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.80%) ISA Server
7 5 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.48%) XenServer
9 2 (0.32%) XenApp
10 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (1.44%) SCCM
3 8 (1.28%) Nessus
4 7 (1.12%) Puppet
5 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (0.80%) vMotion
6 5 (0.80%) WSUS
7 4 (0.64%) SCOM
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.16%) Ansible
9 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.16%) Oozie
9 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 339 (54.07%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.29%) Oracle
3 45 (7.18%) Informatica
4 36 (5.74%) VMware
5 30 (4.78%) HP
6 17 (2.71%) PayPal
7 16 (2.55%) Cisco
8 14 (2.23%) Dell
8 14 (2.23%) Teradata
9 12 (1.91%) 3PAR
9 12 (1.91%) F5
9 12 (1.91%) Mitel
10 11 (1.75%) RedGate
11 10 (1.59%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.59%) SAP
12 9 (1.44%) Barracuda Networks
12 9 (1.44%) Google
12 9 (1.44%) IBM
13 8 (1.28%) Blue Coat
13 8 (1.28%) CheckPoint
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25000 to £30000 per annum, + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36k+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits inc. 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester
Spectrum IT
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago