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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 175 97 65
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 327 666 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.79% 3.12% 4.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.66% 9.71% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 300 594 861
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,175 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
5778 6857 7236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.64% 32.15% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5167 5832 6257
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,854 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -36 105 £38,500 -3.75% 9
Berkshire -29 57 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Surrey -64 49 £50,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +9 34 £32,500 -16.66% 3
West Sussex -43 33 £50,000 +31.88% 1
Kent +1 24 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Oxfordshire -11 14 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Sussex -30 7 £37,250 -11.30% 2
Sussex +10 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex +8 1 £50,000 -9.09%
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 29 June 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.

1 754 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 452 (59.95%) .NET
3 426 (56.50%) C#
4 417 (55.31%) SQL
5 343 (45.49%) Microsoft
6 299 (39.66%) ASP.NET
7 296 (39.26%) JavaScript
8 271 (35.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 255 (33.82%) Windows
10 239 (31.70%) MVC
11 225 (29.84%) HTML
12 215 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
13 190 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 187 (24.80%) T-SQL
15 186 (24.67%) XML
16 185 (24.54%) SQL Server 2005
17 174 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 170 (22.55%) jQuery
19 168 (22.28%) CSS
20 166 (22.02%) MS Excel
21 162 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 145 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
23 132 (17.51%) WCF
24 125 (16.58%) Active Directory
25 122 (16.18%) Visual Studio
26 118 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
27 117 (15.52%) Web Services
28 109 (14.46%) .NET Framework
29 108 (14.32%) IIS
30 107 (14.19%) Business Intelligence

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
1 108 (14.32%) IIS
2 80 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 66 (8.75%) MS Exchange
4 58 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (6.23%) CMS
6 37 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (4.91%) Skype for Business
7 34 (4.51%) WebSphere
8 31 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 20 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
11 17 (2.25%) MS Project Server
12 14 (1.86%) Umbraco
13 13 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (1.06%) Confluence
16 8 (1.06%) JBoss
17 6 (0.80%) Kentico
17 6 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 166 (22.02%) MS Excel
2 103 (13.66%) MS Office
3 22 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.39%) MS Project
5 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.40%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (7.69%) Office 365
2 56 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.71%) SaaS
4 13 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.36%) SAN
2 55 (7.29%) Firewall
3 37 (4.91%) DNS
4 30 (3.98%) DHCP
5 21 (2.79%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.12%) LAN
7 14 (1.86%) iSCSI
7 14 (1.86%) VPN
8 12 (1.59%) Intranet
8 12 (1.59%) Skype
8 12 (1.59%) WAN
9 9 (1.19%) SSL
9 9 (1.19%) Wireless
10 8 (1.06%) HTTP
11 7 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.80%) 3G
12 6 (0.80%) GPRS
12 6 (0.80%) GSM
12 6 (0.80%) NAS
12 6 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 271 (35.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 185 (24.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 174 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 162 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 99 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 89 (11.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 72 (9.55%) Relational Database
9 66 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (4.24%) OLAP
11 30 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
11 30 (3.98%) MySQL
12 24 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 22 (2.92%) OLAP Cube
14 21 (2.79%) MS Access
14 21 (2.79%) NoSQL
15 20 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
16 19 (2.52%) RDBMS
17 17 (2.25%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 145 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 122 (16.18%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.32%) NUnit
4 22 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.12%) MSTest
6 11 (1.46%) JIRA
6 11 (1.46%) Subversion
7 10 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (1.19%) Selenium
9 7 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.66%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.66%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.53%) Moq
12 3 (0.40%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.27%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.27%) NCover
13 2 (0.27%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.27%) StyleCop
13 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 99 (13.13%) Finance
2 27 (3.58%) Banking
3 22 (2.92%) Legal
4 21 (2.79%) Marketing
5 15 (1.99%) Advertising
5 15 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.46%) Electronics
6 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.19%) Retail
8 7 (0.93%) Aerospace
8 7 (0.93%) Publishing
9 6 (0.80%) Games
10 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (57.16%) Developer
2 219 (29.05%) .NET Developer
3 195 (25.86%) C# Developer
4 129 (17.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 107 (14.19%) Senior Developer
5 107 (14.19%) SQL Developer
6 82 (10.88%) Analyst
7 80 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 79 (10.48%) Software Developer
9 68 (9.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 56 (7.43%) DBA
11 52 (6.90%) SQL DBA
12 47 (6.23%) Senior .NET Developer
13 46 (6.10%) .NET Software Developer
13 46 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
13 46 (6.10%) Senior C# Developer
13 46 (6.10%) Web Developer
14 44 (5.84%) Applications Support
15 43 (5.70%) SSIS Developer
16 40 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (59.95%) .NET
2 299 (39.66%) ASP.NET
3 225 (29.84%) HTML
4 190 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 186 (24.67%) XML
6 170 (22.55%) jQuery
7 168 (22.28%) CSS
8 132 (17.51%) WCF
9 117 (15.52%) Web Services
10 109 (14.46%) .NET Framework
11 101 (13.40%) Ajax
12 81 (10.74%) AngularJS
13 71 (9.42%) Entity Framework
14 63 (8.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 55 (7.29%) SOAP
16 50 (6.63%) HTML5
17 46 (6.10%) WPF
18 45 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 45 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 36 (4.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.71%) Replication
5 26 (3.45%) Clustering
6 23 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.12%) Data Centre
8 15 (1.99%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.72%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.46%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.19%) iPad
12 9 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.19%) PKI
13 8 (1.06%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.93%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.66%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 255 (33.82%) Windows
2 118 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (14.06%) Windows Server
4 63 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 47 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (4.51%) Linux
8 33 (4.38%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.99%) Unix
10 13 (1.72%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.06%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.93%) Android
14 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.80%) Debian
15 6 (0.80%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (31.70%) MVC
2 215 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
4 101 (13.40%) ETL
5 83 (11.01%) ITIL
6 79 (10.48%) CRM
7 77 (10.21%) UML
8 71 (9.42%) OO
9 67 (8.89%) TDD
10 65 (8.62%) Mentoring
10 65 (8.62%) Scrum
11 64 (8.49%) SDLC
11 64 (8.49%) Web Development
12 57 (7.56%) SOA
13 39 (5.17%) Project Management
14 38 (5.04%) OOP
14 38 (5.04%) Software Engineering
15 37 (4.91%) Waterfall
16 35 (4.64%) Migration
16 35 (4.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 426 (56.50%) C#
2 417 (55.31%) SQL
3 296 (39.26%) JavaScript
4 187 (24.80%) T-SQL
5 78 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 46 (6.10%) VB
7 33 (4.38%) Java
7 33 (4.38%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.79%) PHP
8 21 (2.79%) VBA
9 18 (2.39%) C
10 17 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.33%) VB6
11 10 (1.33%) VBScript
12 7 (0.93%) C++
13 6 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (0.80%) Perl
14 5 (0.66%) VC++
14 5 (0.66%) X++
15 4 (0.53%) F#
Qualifications
1 79 (10.48%) Degree
2 43 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (2.79%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.86%) MCITP
4 14 (1.86%) MCSE
5 13 (1.72%) MCTS
6 9 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.06%) A+ Certification
7 8 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.06%) MCP
7 8 (1.06%) MCSA
8 7 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.93%) MCDST
8 7 (0.93%) MOS
8 7 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.80%) ISEB
10 3 (0.40%) CCNP
11 2 (0.27%) CCNA
11 2 (0.27%) CISSP
11 2 (0.27%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.16%) SLA
2 31 (4.11%) QA
3 12 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.66%) GAMP
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) FISMA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (16.58%) Active Directory
2 56 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (6.10%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.52%) XenApp
5 16 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.46%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.93%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.80%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.80%) vSphere
10 4 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.40%) vCloud
11 3 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.40%) XenServer
12 1 (0.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (2.39%) WSUS
2 17 (2.25%) SCCM
3 9 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.19%) Opsview
4 7 (0.93%) SCOM
5 5 (0.66%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.53%) Nagios
6 4 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.27%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.27%) Puppet
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.13%) QRadar
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 343 (45.49%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.68%) VMware
3 69 (9.15%) Oracle
4 37 (4.91%) Cisco
5 31 (4.11%) HP
6 25 (3.32%) Citrix
6 25 (3.32%) IBM
7 24 (3.18%) Dell
8 22 (2.92%) NetApp
9 20 (2.65%) Veeam
10 17 (2.25%) EMC
10 17 (2.25%) Informatica
11 13 (1.72%) Sitecore
11 13 (1.72%) Telerik
12 12 (1.59%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.59%) SAP
12 12 (1.59%) Trillium
13 9 (1.19%) Tableau
13 9 (1.19%) WatchGuard
14 8 (1.06%) Dot Hill
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + per annu
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Consult Hyperion
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Intech 7
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent salary, benefits and worki
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + employee ownership scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £7.2K Car,10% Bonus,Stock,Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £53000 - £63000 per annum + car allowance, 10% bonus and more.
Posted: 8 days ago
Thatcham
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefitts
Posted: 23 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Comptitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago