The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / South West
Rank 181 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 51 220 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 3.94% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 10.69% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 195 236
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1499 2058 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.26% 36.89% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1795 1836
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South West region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Devon +5 18 £40,000 +36.75% 1
Bristol -47 11 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Dorset +2 10 £45,000 +19.20% 1
Wiltshire +7 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Somerset -34 4 £34,789 -15.66% 2
Gloucestershire -40 2 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 138 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (60.87%) SQL
3 64 (46.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 51 (36.96%) Windows
6 48 (34.78%) HTML
6 48 (34.78%) .NET
7 46 (33.33%) C#
8 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
10 35 (25.36%) CSS
11 34 (24.64%) T-SQL
11 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 34 (24.64%) Windows Server
12 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (23.91%) jQuery
12 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
12 33 (23.91%) ASP.NET
12 33 (23.91%) MVC
13 32 (23.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 30 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 30 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
17 24 (17.39%) Clustering
17 24 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (15.94%) Finance
18 22 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (15.94%) MS Office
19 21 (15.22%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (5.07%) IIS
5 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.17%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.72%) SAS
7 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.72%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) SaaS
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.45%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.77%) VPN
2 17 (12.32%) SAN
3 14 (10.14%) NAS
4 7 (5.07%) Firewall
5 5 (3.62%) LAN
5 5 (3.62%) WAN
6 4 (2.90%) MPLS
6 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.17%) Skype
7 3 (2.17%) SSL
8 2 (1.45%) IPX
8 2 (1.45%) IPX/SPX
8 2 (1.45%) Network Security
8 2 (1.45%) PPP
8 2 (1.45%) PPTP
8 2 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (46.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (23.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 30 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (9.42%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.62%) Power BI
8 5 (3.62%) QlikView
8 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (2.17%) DataStage
10 3 (2.17%) DTS
10 3 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (13.77%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.25%) TeamCity
3 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.45%) Moq
6 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.72%) Hudson
6 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA
6 1 (0.72%) MSTest
6 1 (0.72%) NUnit
6 1 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.72%) Selenium
6 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.72%) Subversion
6 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (15.94%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.25%) Marketing
4 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.17%) Advertising
6 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (43.48%) Developer
2 29 (21.01%) .NET Developer
3 27 (19.57%) Analyst
4 23 (16.67%) DBA
5 21 (15.22%) C# Developer
6 20 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (13.77%) SQL DBA
8 16 (11.59%) Support Analyst
9 14 (10.14%) IT Analyst
9 14 (10.14%) Server Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) Active Directory Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) IT Support
10 13 (9.42%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) Windows Server Engineer
11 11 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 10 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
12 10 (7.25%) SQL Server DBA
13 9 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (6.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (34.78%) .NET
1 48 (34.78%) HTML
2 35 (25.36%) CSS
3 33 (23.91%) ASP.NET
3 33 (23.91%) jQuery
4 26 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (14.49%) WCF
6 19 (13.77%) Ajax
7 18 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 16 (11.59%) Entity Framework
9 14 (10.14%) Web Services
9 14 (10.14%) XML
10 11 (7.97%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.97%) HTML5
11 8 (5.80%) NHibernate
12 7 (5.07%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.07%) JSON
12 7 (5.07%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (5.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (17.39%) Clustering
2 18 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 15 (10.87%) Driving Licence
4 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.52%) User Experience
6 7 (5.07%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.90%) Replication
9 3 (2.17%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.72%) Robotics
10 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.96%) Windows
2 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (24.64%) Windows Server
4 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 18 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.90%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.17%) Unix
10 2 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.91%) MVC
2 22 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.22%) OO
4 18 (13.04%) Patch Management
5 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (11.59%) Scrum
6 15 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.87%) Information Security
7 14 (10.14%) Change Control
7 14 (10.14%) Migration
8 13 (9.42%) Information Security Management
8 13 (9.42%) ISMS
8 13 (9.42%) SDLC
8 13 (9.42%) Security Management
9 12 (8.70%) ETL
9 12 (8.70%) TDD
10 11 (7.97%) ITIL
10 11 (7.97%) Web Development
11 10 (7.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (60.87%) SQL
2 46 (33.33%) C#
3 34 (24.64%) T-SQL
4 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.32%) VB
6 14 (10.14%) VBScript
7 12 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.07%) PHP
10 5 (3.62%) C++
10 5 (3.62%) Java
11 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.17%) VB6
11 3 (2.17%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) Degree
2 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.17%) MCP
3 3 (2.17%) MCSA
3 3 (2.17%) MCSD
3 3 (2.17%) MCSE
3 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) ISO 14001
1 5 (3.62%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.77%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.59%) Terminal Services
4 14 (10.14%) Firmware
4 14 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.90%) vSphere
6 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.90%) SCCM
3 3 (2.17%) WSUS
4 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 63 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.04%) HP
2 18 (13.04%) VMware
3 15 (10.87%) CommVault
4 14 (10.14%) Citrix
5 8 (5.80%) Veeam
6 6 (4.35%) Cisco
7 5 (3.62%) Tableau
8 4 (2.90%) Apple
8 4 (2.90%) Informatica
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle
9 3 (2.17%) Avaya
9 3 (2.17%) RedGate
9 3 (2.17%) SAP
9 3 (2.17%) Sophos
9 3 (2.17%) Teradata
10 2 (1.45%) Dell
10 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.45%) Veritas
11 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Attractive salary and excellent potential
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 26 days ago