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 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 156 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 77 177 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 2.93% 3.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.56% 8.89% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 158 167
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1688 1991 2060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.42% 32.93% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1688 1751
Median salary £40,000 £38,533 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 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 29 June 2016.

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 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
Bristol +7 29 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Somerset -2 22 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Wiltshire -12 12 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Devon -15 6 £28,000 -15.15%
Dorset +2 4 £38,250 +2.00% 1
Gloucestershire -38 3 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 211 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 121 (57.35%) SQL
3 87 (41.23%) Microsoft
4 80 (37.91%) .NET
5 79 (37.44%) C#
6 76 (36.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 69 (32.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (27.01%) T-SQL
8 57 (27.01%) ASP.NET
9 56 (26.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (25.12%) MVC
11 52 (24.64%) HTML
11 52 (24.64%) Windows
12 49 (23.22%) Finance
13 46 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (21.80%) JavaScript
14 44 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (17.54%) ITIL
16 36 (17.06%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (15.17%) jQuery
19 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (14.22%) Degree
20 30 (14.22%) ETL
20 30 (14.22%) Web Services
21 29 (13.74%) Visual Studio
21 29 (13.74%) SharePoint
22 28 (13.27%) CSS
22 28 (13.27%) .NET Framework
22 28 (13.27%) WCF

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 29 (13.74%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.16%) IIS
3 11 (5.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.79%) Apache
5 8 (3.79%) Drupal
6 7 (3.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.84%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.84%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.37%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.42%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.95%) SAS
11 2 (0.95%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (10.43%) MS Office
2 19 (9.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.37%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (1.90%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.90%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.90%) SAP SCM
4 3 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.95%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.47%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.21%) Office 365
4 4 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.74%) SAN
2 9 (4.27%) Internet
3 6 (2.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) DHCP
4 2 (0.95%) DNS
4 2 (0.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.95%) NAS
4 2 (0.95%) SSL
5 1 (0.47%) DASS2
5 1 (0.47%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.47%) PBX
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) TETRA
5 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (36.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (32.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (26.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (17.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (9.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (9.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (6.64%) Relational Database
10 13 (6.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (3.79%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (1.90%) MySQL
15 4 (1.90%) SAP BI
15 4 (1.90%) SAP BW
15 4 (1.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 29 (13.74%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (2.84%) NUnit
6 5 (2.37%) Subversion
6 5 (2.37%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.90%) Moq
8 3 (1.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.42%) MSTest
8 3 (1.42%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.42%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.47%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.47%) MSI
9 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (23.22%) Finance
2 26 (12.32%) Banking
3 13 (6.16%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.84%) Legal
4 6 (2.84%) Marketing
5 5 (2.37%) Back Office
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
7 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.95%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (52.61%) Developer
2 52 (24.64%) DBA
3 44 (20.85%) Analyst
4 43 (20.38%) SQL DBA
5 42 (19.91%) .NET Developer
6 40 (18.96%) SQL Developer
7 33 (15.64%) Support Analyst
8 28 (13.27%) Administrator
9 24 (11.37%) Applications Support
9 24 (11.37%) Applications Support Analyst
10 23 (10.90%) SQL Server Developer
11 21 (9.95%) C# Developer
12 20 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (9.00%) SQL Server DBA
14 18 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (8.53%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (7.58%) Senior Developer
16 13 (6.16%) Senior DBA
16 13 (6.16%) Senior SQL DBA
17 12 (5.69%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (37.91%) .NET
2 57 (27.01%) ASP.NET
3 52 (24.64%) HTML
4 44 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (15.17%) jQuery
6 30 (14.22%) Web Services
7 28 (13.27%) .NET Framework
7 28 (13.27%) CSS
7 28 (13.27%) WCF
8 20 (9.48%) XML
9 15 (7.11%) Entity Framework
10 14 (6.64%) HTML5
11 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (5.21%) SOAP
14 10 (4.74%) Ajax
14 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 10 (4.74%) WSDL
15 9 (4.27%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.95%) Credit Risk
2 21 (9.95%) SWIFT
3 13 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.21%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.79%) Replication
7 7 (3.32%) Clustering
7 7 (3.32%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.84%) iPad
8 6 (2.84%) User Experience
9 5 (2.37%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.90%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.95%) CMDB
12 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.64%) Windows
2 22 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.48%) Linux
4 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.69%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.79%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.79%) Unix
7 8 (3.79%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.84%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.37%) Android
9 5 (2.37%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.37%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.42%) AIX
11 3 (1.42%) Solaris
11 3 (1.42%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.12%) MVC
2 46 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.54%) ITIL
4 34 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (14.22%) ETL
6 27 (12.80%) CRM
7 25 (11.85%) Scrum
8 24 (11.37%) Time Management
9 23 (10.90%) Change Management
10 22 (10.43%) Data Analysis
10 22 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (9.95%) Wealth Management
12 16 (7.58%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.64%) E-Commerce
14 13 (6.16%) High Availability
15 12 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (5.21%) Migration
16 11 (5.21%) OO
16 11 (5.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (57.35%) SQL
2 79 (37.44%) C#
3 57 (27.01%) T-SQL
4 46 (21.80%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.06%) VB
6 15 (7.11%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.64%) C
8 12 (5.69%) PHP
9 7 (3.32%) C++
9 7 (3.32%) Java
9 7 (3.32%) VB6
10 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.42%) Ruby
11 2 (0.95%) R
11 2 (0.95%) VBA
11 2 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Degree
2 21 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.69%) MCSE
3 12 (5.69%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.27%) MCP
6 8 (3.79%) MCSD
6 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.37%) MCITP
8 4 (1.90%) MCSA
9 3 (1.42%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.42%) OCA
9 3 (1.42%) OCP
9 3 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.95%) CCNA
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.47%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.90%) SLA
2 5 (2.37%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.37%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.37%) Perfmon
3 4 (1.90%) SCCM
4 3 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (41.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.95%) Bloomberg
2 21 (9.95%) Reuters
3 15 (7.11%) SAP
4 14 (6.64%) Oracle
4 14 (6.64%) Remedy
4 14 (6.64%) VMware
5 10 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.84%) Informatica
7 5 (2.37%) Citrix
7 5 (2.37%) IBM
7 5 (2.37%) RedGate
8 4 (1.90%) EMC
8 4 (1.90%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.90%) Symantec
9 3 (1.42%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.95%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.95%) Infoblox
10 2 (0.95%) Xamarin
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago