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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 146 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 330 569 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.04% 2.66% 2.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.08% 8.06% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 259 480 571
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £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
4663 7057 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.80% 33.03% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4120 6015 5417
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Surrey -13 82 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Berkshire +14 67 £47,500 +5.55% 6
West Sussex +11 60 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Hampshire -47 53 £42,000 +11.99% 5
Kent +14 27 £42,500 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire -21 24 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Oxfordshire +23 13 £47,500 +26.66% 1
East Sussex +22 7 £40,000 -4.19% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 662 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 373 (56.34%) SQL
3 329 (49.70%) Microsoft
4 300 (45.32%) .NET
5 278 (41.99%) C#
6 220 (33.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 205 (30.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 203 (30.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 202 (30.51%) Windows
10 197 (29.76%) ASP.NET
11 191 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
12 180 (27.19%) JavaScript
13 169 (25.53%) CSS
14 165 (24.92%) MVC
15 164 (24.77%) HTML
16 160 (24.17%) T-SQL
17 156 (23.56%) XML
18 144 (21.75%) MS Excel
19 140 (21.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 131 (19.79%) Web Services
21 130 (19.64%) Windows Server
22 129 (19.49%) SQL Server 2005
23 123 (18.58%) Finance
24 120 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
25 119 (17.98%) jQuery
26 117 (17.67%) ASP.NET MVC
27 108 (16.31%) Team Foundation Server
28 107 (16.16%) Active Directory
29 101 (15.26%) Data Warehouse
30 100 (15.11%) 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
1 100 (15.11%) IIS
2 80 (12.08%) SharePoint
3 62 (9.37%) MS Exchange
4 53 (8.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 42 (6.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 36 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (3.32%) CMS
8 17 (2.57%) Umbraco
9 13 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (1.81%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.66%) Skype for Business
12 10 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (1.51%) JBoss
12 10 (1.51%) SAS
13 9 (1.36%) Confluence
14 6 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.60%) Kentico
16 3 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 144 (21.75%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.50%) MS Office
3 9 (1.36%) InfoPath
4 8 (1.21%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.21%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.45%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) HFM
4 2 (0.30%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (5.29%) Office 365
3 18 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.42%) SaaS
5 15 (2.27%) IaaS
6 9 (1.36%) PaaS
7 7 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.30%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.46%) Firewall
2 45 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 44 (6.65%) DNS
4 31 (4.68%) DHCP
5 25 (3.78%) Intranet
5 25 (3.78%) SAN
6 20 (3.02%) LAN
7 18 (2.72%) WAN
8 16 (2.42%) Network Security
9 13 (1.96%) VPN
10 12 (1.81%) WebEx
11 11 (1.66%) Internet
12 10 (1.51%) Skype
13 8 (1.21%) SSL
13 8 (1.21%) VLAN
13 8 (1.21%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.91%) VoIP
14 6 (0.91%) Wireless
15 5 (0.76%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 662 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 220 (33.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 205 (30.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 203 (30.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 140 (21.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 129 (19.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 101 (15.26%) Data Warehouse
8 90 (13.60%) Relational Database
9 66 (9.97%) SQL Server 2014
10 48 (7.25%) RDBMS
11 38 (5.74%) PowerCenter
12 35 (5.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 25 (3.78%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (3.02%) Oracle Database
15 19 (2.87%) MySQL
15 19 (2.87%) Power BI
16 18 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (2.57%) SQL Server 2000
18 16 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
19 15 (2.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 108 (16.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 74 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.50%) JIRA
4 35 (5.29%) NUnit
5 34 (5.14%) Subversion
6 28 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 24 (3.63%) MSTest
8 19 (2.87%) Git (software)
9 11 (1.66%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.51%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.36%) Moq
12 8 (1.21%) Dreamweaver
12 8 (1.21%) Selenium
13 7 (1.06%) CruiseControl
13 7 (1.06%) Hudson
13 7 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (1.06%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.15%) Grunt
14 1 (0.15%) Jasmine
General
1 123 (18.58%) Finance
2 24 (3.63%) Retail
3 19 (2.87%) Banking
4 15 (2.27%) Marketing
5 13 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.36%) Advertising
7 9 (1.36%) Games
8 6 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.76%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Front Office
10 2 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 344 (51.96%) Developer
2 161 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 158 (23.87%) C# Developer
4 128 (19.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (13.60%) Senior Developer
6 86 (12.99%) DBA
7 82 (12.39%) SQL Developer
8 80 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 79 (11.93%) SQL DBA
10 76 (11.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 64 (9.67%) Administrator
11 64 (9.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 52 (7.85%) Senior C# Developer
13 50 (7.55%) Analyst
14 49 (7.40%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 45 (6.80%) Software Developer
16 41 (6.19%) Support Analyst
17 40 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 40 (6.04%) SSIS Developer
18 35 (5.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (45.32%) .NET
2 197 (29.76%) ASP.NET
3 169 (25.53%) CSS
4 164 (24.77%) HTML
5 156 (23.56%) XML
6 131 (19.79%) Web Services
7 119 (17.98%) jQuery
8 117 (17.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (14.20%) .NET Framework
10 85 (12.84%) WCF
11 83 (12.54%) Ajax
12 54 (8.16%) Entity Framework
13 48 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 48 (7.25%) HTML5
14 43 (6.50%) AngularJS
15 40 (6.04%) LINQ
15 40 (6.04%) SOAP
16 33 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 39 (5.89%) Clustering
4 21 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.72%) iPad
6 17 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.57%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.27%) Replication
8 14 (2.11%) Health Informatics
8 14 (2.11%) Informatics
9 13 (1.96%) PKI
10 11 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.21%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.06%) iPhone
13 7 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.91%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 202 (30.51%) Windows
2 130 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 120 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 87 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (7.10%) Windows 7
6 28 (4.23%) Windows 8
7 27 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (3.32%) Unix
9 13 (1.96%) Linux
10 9 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.21%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.91%) Android
13 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (24.92%) MVC
3 99 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (13.90%) ETL
5 85 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
6 77 (11.63%) TDD
7 56 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 55 (8.31%) Waterfall
9 54 (8.16%) Scrum
10 49 (7.40%) ITIL
11 48 (7.25%) Mentoring
12 41 (6.19%) Web Development
13 40 (6.04%) CRM
14 38 (5.74%) Requirements Analysis
15 36 (5.44%) High Availability
16 34 (5.14%) Data Modelling
16 34 (5.14%) V-Model
17 33 (4.98%) Data Analysis
18 32 (4.83%) SDLC
18 32 (4.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 373 (56.34%) SQL
2 278 (41.99%) C#
3 180 (27.19%) JavaScript
4 160 (24.17%) T-SQL
5 35 (5.29%) PowerShell
6 34 (5.14%) VB.NET
7 22 (3.32%) PL/SQL
8 14 (2.11%) ANSI SQL
8 14 (2.11%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.36%) Java
10 7 (1.06%) VBA
11 6 (0.91%) C
11 6 (0.91%) VB
12 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.60%) Python
12 4 (0.60%) VBScript
13 3 (0.45%) Perl
14 2 (0.30%) C++
14 2 (0.30%) PHP
14 2 (0.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 87 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (10.42%) Degree
3 44 (6.65%) MCSA
4 31 (4.68%) MCSE
5 25 (3.78%) MCITP
6 22 (3.32%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.32%) Security Cleared
7 16 (2.42%) CISA
7 16 (2.42%) CISSP
7 16 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.27%) MCTS
9 14 (2.11%) CCNA
9 14 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (1.96%) MCP
11 8 (1.21%) CEH
11 8 (1.21%) GCIH
12 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.30%) PhD
14 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.55%) SLA
2 20 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.72%) QA
4 12 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.91%) WAI
5 6 (0.91%) WCAG
6 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) CDISC
System Software
1 107 (16.16%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.34%) Hyper-V
2 42 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.72%) vSphere
4 10 (1.51%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (1.21%) ProxySG
5 8 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.60%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.30%) XenApp
9 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (1.21%) Nessus
2 8 (1.21%) SCCM
3 4 (0.60%) Puppet
3 4 (0.60%) SCOM
3 4 (0.60%) vMotion
3 4 (0.60%) WSUS
4 3 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.30%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 329 (49.70%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.06%) VMware
3 55 (8.31%) Oracle
4 52 (7.85%) Informatica
5 30 (4.53%) IBM
6 26 (3.93%) HP
7 23 (3.47%) Cisco
8 17 (2.57%) PayPal
8 17 (2.57%) RedGate
9 15 (2.27%) Cognos
10 14 (2.11%) Tableau
10 14 (2.11%) Teradata
11 13 (1.96%) CheckPoint
11 13 (1.96%) LogRhythm
12 12 (1.81%) Mitel
13 10 (1.51%) Citrix
14 9 (1.36%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (1.36%) Dell
14 9 (1.36%) Google
14 9 (1.36%) SAP
Hampshire
James Chase Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £48k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 11 days ago
East Sussex
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Middlesex
Energon Global
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Prospectus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago