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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 171 98 71
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 331 627 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 3.01% 3.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.72% 9.62% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 300 565 810
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,620 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
5783 6521 7152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.39% 31.26% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5141 5572 6134
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 -20 111 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Berkshire -58 49 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Surrey -56 45 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Sussex -24 44 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 37 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Kent -9 19 £55,000 +33.33% 4
Oxfordshire -27 14 £42,500 +3.03% 2
East Sussex -21 7 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Sussex +11 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex +9 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 736 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 428 (58.15%) .NET
3 406 (55.16%) SQL
4 405 (55.03%) C#
5 321 (43.61%) Microsoft
6 293 (39.81%) ASP.NET
7 283 (38.45%) JavaScript
8 259 (35.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 235 (31.93%) MVC
10 225 (30.57%) Windows
11 216 (29.35%) HTML
12 214 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
13 193 (26.22%) XML
14 190 (25.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 184 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 176 (23.91%) CSS
17 173 (23.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 172 (23.37%) SQL Server 2005
18 172 (23.37%) jQuery
19 170 (23.10%) T-SQL
20 163 (22.15%) MS Excel
21 143 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
22 130 (17.66%) Web Services
23 129 (17.53%) WCF
24 120 (16.30%) Visual Studio
25 115 (15.63%) ETL
26 113 (15.35%) Windows Server 2008
27 109 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 107 (14.54%) Active Directory
29 104 (14.13%) Finance

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
1 100 (13.59%) IIS
2 71 (9.65%) SharePoint
3 60 (8.15%) MS Exchange
4 54 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (5.98%) CMS
6 34 (4.62%) Skype for Business
6 34 (4.62%) WebSphere
7 33 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (2.58%) Umbraco
11 13 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (1.49%) MS Project Server
13 10 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (1.09%) JBoss
16 7 (0.95%) Confluence
16 7 (0.95%) Tomcat
17 6 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 163 (22.15%) MS Excel
2 82 (11.14%) MS Office
3 15 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.63%) MS Project
5 7 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.41%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.93%) Office 365
2 50 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.94%) SaaS
4 15 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.74%) SAN
2 50 (6.79%) Firewall
3 29 (3.94%) DNS
4 26 (3.53%) DHCP
5 21 (2.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.90%) Skype
7 13 (1.77%) Intranet
8 12 (1.63%) LAN
9 11 (1.49%) VPN
10 10 (1.36%) Wireless
11 9 (1.22%) iSCSI
12 8 (1.09%) HTTP
12 8 (1.09%) SSL
12 8 (1.09%) WAN
13 7 (0.95%) Network Security
14 6 (0.82%) WebEx
15 5 (0.68%) GPRS
15 5 (0.68%) GSM
15 5 (0.68%) Internet
15 5 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 736 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 259 (35.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 184 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 173 (23.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 172 (23.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 109 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 85 (11.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 80 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
9 72 (9.78%) Relational Database
10 32 (4.35%) RDBMS
11 31 (4.21%) MySQL
12 28 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 23 (3.13%) OLAP
15 21 (2.85%) MS Access
15 21 (2.85%) SQL Server 2000
16 20 (2.72%) PowerCenter
17 18 (2.45%) NoSQL
18 15 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
19 14 (1.90%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 143 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 120 (16.30%) Visual Studio
3 35 (4.76%) NUnit
4 26 (3.53%) MSTest
5 21 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 18 (2.45%) Git (software)
6 18 (2.45%) Subversion
7 14 (1.90%) JIRA
8 12 (1.63%) Selenium
9 11 (1.49%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.09%) Moq
12 6 (0.82%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.68%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.68%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.54%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.54%) Hudson
14 4 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
14 4 (0.54%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.27%) StyleCop
General
1 104 (14.13%) Finance
2 24 (3.26%) Banking
3 18 (2.45%) Legal
3 18 (2.45%) Marketing
4 17 (2.31%) Advertising
5 16 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.49%) Electronics
6 11 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.22%) Retail
8 6 (0.82%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.68%) Games
10 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.54%) Publishing
11 3 (0.41%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Back Office
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 433 (58.83%) Developer
2 207 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 189 (25.68%) C# Developer
4 123 (16.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 107 (14.54%) Senior Developer
7 81 (11.01%) ASP.NET Developer
8 78 (10.60%) Analyst
9 72 (9.78%) Software Developer
10 69 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 60 (8.15%) DBA
12 56 (7.61%) SQL DBA
13 53 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
14 48 (6.52%) Web Developer
15 47 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
16 44 (5.98%) Applications Support
16 44 (5.98%) SSIS Developer
17 43 (5.84%) C# Software Developer
18 41 (5.57%) Support Analyst
19 39 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (58.15%) .NET
2 293 (39.81%) ASP.NET
3 216 (29.35%) HTML
4 193 (26.22%) XML
5 190 (25.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 176 (23.91%) CSS
7 172 (23.37%) jQuery
8 130 (17.66%) Web Services
9 129 (17.53%) WCF
10 101 (13.72%) .NET Framework
11 100 (13.59%) Ajax
12 79 (10.73%) AngularJS
13 69 (9.38%) Entity Framework
14 63 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 60 (8.15%) SOAP
16 54 (7.34%) HTML5
17 48 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 48 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 37 (5.03%) WPF
19 34 (4.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 29 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.67%) Clustering
5 24 (3.26%) Replication
6 22 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 17 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.77%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.49%) iPad
11 10 (1.36%) PKI
12 9 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.22%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.22%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.09%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.95%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (0.82%) HACMP
15 6 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 225 (30.57%) Windows
2 113 (15.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (13.86%) Windows Server
4 62 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (8.15%) Windows 7
6 38 (5.16%) Windows 8
7 37 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (4.08%) Linux
9 21 (2.85%) Unix
10 10 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.36%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (1.22%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.82%) Android
12 6 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.68%) Debian
14 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.41%) AIX
15 3 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (31.93%) MVC
2 214 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (15.63%) ETL
4 96 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (10.60%) CRM
6 73 (9.92%) TDD
7 72 (9.78%) ITIL
8 69 (9.38%) OO
8 69 (9.38%) Scrum
9 66 (8.97%) UML
10 63 (8.56%) SOA
11 61 (8.29%) Web Development
12 60 (8.15%) Mentoring
13 55 (7.47%) SDLC
14 48 (6.52%) Waterfall
15 38 (5.16%) OOP
16 35 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
17 34 (4.62%) Unit Testing
18 33 (4.48%) Data Modelling
19 32 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 406 (55.16%) SQL
2 405 (55.03%) C#
3 283 (38.45%) JavaScript
4 170 (23.10%) T-SQL
5 72 (9.78%) VB.NET
6 44 (5.98%) VB
7 32 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 29 (3.94%) Java
9 17 (2.31%) C
9 17 (2.31%) VBA
10 16 (2.17%) PHP
11 13 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.09%) VB6
12 8 (1.09%) VBScript
13 7 (0.95%) Perl
13 7 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.82%) C++
15 5 (0.68%) X++
16 4 (0.54%) F#
16 4 (0.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 73 (9.92%) Degree
2 37 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.90%) MCITP
5 13 (1.77%) MCSE
6 11 (1.49%) MCTS
7 9 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.82%) MCSA
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.68%) MCP
11 4 (0.54%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.54%) MCDST
11 4 (0.54%) MOS
11 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.41%) ISEB
13 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.93%) SLA
2 30 (4.08%) QA
3 15 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) GAMP
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 107 (14.54%) Active Directory
2 59 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.16%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.31%) XenApp
5 16 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.09%) vSphere
10 6 (0.82%) ISA Server
10 6 (0.82%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.41%) vCloud
12 3 (0.41%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.41%) XenServer
13 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (2.04%) WSUS
2 13 (1.77%) SCCM
3 9 (1.22%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.22%) Opsview
4 5 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (0.54%) Nagios
5 4 (0.54%) SCOM
5 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.41%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.27%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.14%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.14%) QRadar
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 321 (43.61%) Microsoft
2 79 (10.73%) VMware
3 74 (10.05%) Oracle
4 35 (4.76%) IBM
5 30 (4.08%) Informatica
6 29 (3.94%) HP
7 27 (3.67%) Cisco
8 25 (3.40%) Citrix
8 25 (3.40%) NetApp
9 21 (2.85%) Veeam
10 16 (2.17%) Dell
10 16 (2.17%) EMC
11 15 (2.04%) SAP
11 15 (2.04%) Tableau
11 15 (2.04%) Trillium
12 13 (1.77%) Sitecore
12 13 (1.77%) Telerik
13 12 (1.63%) Cognos
13 12 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.09%) WatchGuard
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus 20%
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + medical + pension + life assurance + others
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + medical + pension + life assurance + others
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefitts
Posted: 18 days ago
Middlesex
Exsurgo
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Weybridge
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £53000 - £63000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago