The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Berkshire
Rank 132 131 128
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 84 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.59% 1.70% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 6.16% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 95
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 855 1364 1246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 25.70% 27.63% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1166 1032
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,569 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Reading +40 22 £47,500 +13.09%
Slough +25 12 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Bracknell +2 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Maidenhead +2 2 £62,500 -16.66%
Wokingham -9 1 £41,500 -17.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (62.50%) SQL
3 49 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 47 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (41.07%) Windows
6 44 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
9 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 35 (31.25%) .NET
10 31 (27.68%) T-SQL
11 30 (26.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (23.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (23.21%) MS Excel
12 26 (23.21%) SharePoint
13 25 (22.32%) DNS
13 25 (22.32%) Finance
13 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (21.43%) Firewall
14 24 (21.43%) MS Exchange
15 23 (20.54%) C#
15 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (20.54%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
17 21 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
17 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (16.96%) Intranet
18 19 (16.96%) Business Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 26 (23.21%) SharePoint
2 24 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 23 (20.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (13.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (9.82%) IIS
8 10 (8.93%) SAS
9 7 (6.25%) CMS
9 7 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (5.36%) Drupal
10 6 (5.36%) EPiServer
10 6 (5.36%) Kentico
10 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (3.57%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.79%) Apache
12 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.89%) JBoss
13 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) Office 365
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.68%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.68%) SaaS
3 3 (2.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) DNS
2 24 (21.43%) Firewall
3 19 (16.96%) Intranet
4 16 (14.29%) DHCP
5 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.93%) VoIP
6 9 (8.04%) Network Security
7 8 (7.14%) SMTP
8 7 (6.25%) NAS
8 7 (6.25%) SAN
8 7 (6.25%) SNMP
8 7 (6.25%) VLAN
9 4 (3.57%) BGP
9 4 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.57%) Skype
10 3 (2.68%) PBX
10 3 (2.68%) SMS
10 3 (2.68%) Wireless
11 2 (1.79%) Internet
11 2 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (26.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (23.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
10 9 (8.04%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (8.04%) SAS EBI
11 8 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (7.14%) Power BI
12 7 (6.25%) Base SAS
13 6 (5.36%) OLAP
14 5 (4.46%) DTS
14 5 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (4.46%) Snowflake Schema
14 5 (4.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.25%) WinDbg
4 6 (5.36%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 25 (22.32%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 8 (7.14%) Back Office
4 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.46%) Retail
6 4 (3.57%) Legal
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
7 3 (2.68%) Electronics
7 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Developer
2 19 (16.96%) Administrator
3 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
5 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (11.61%) SQL Developer
6 12 (10.71%) DBA
7 11 (9.82%) SQL DBA
8 9 (8.04%) SAS Developer
8 9 (8.04%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Senior DBA
10 7 (6.25%) SAS BI Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
10 7 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
11 5 (4.46%) IT Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Sitecore Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.25%) .NET
2 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 16 (14.29%) CSS
3 16 (14.29%) HTML
4 13 (11.61%) jQuery
5 11 (9.82%) XML
6 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (6.25%) Web Services
7 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (5.36%) CSS3
7 6 (5.36%) Handlebars
7 6 (5.36%) HTML5
7 6 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (5.36%) MDX
7 6 (5.36%) React
8 5 (4.46%) WCF
9 3 (2.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Clustering
3 6 (5.36%) Replication
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.46%) NHS
5 4 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.68%) Fintech
6 3 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.68%) iPad
6 3 (2.68%) iPhone
6 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.07%) Windows
2 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
3 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (15.18%) Linux
4 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.93%) Unix
6 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.57%) Windows Phone
7 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.68%) CentOS
8 3 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.68%) Solaris
8 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (16.96%) Business Analysis
3 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (13.39%) Document Management
5 14 (12.50%) High Availability
6 13 (11.61%) ETL
6 13 (11.61%) MVC
7 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.82%) SDLC
8 10 (8.93%) Load Balancing
9 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.25%) Security Management
9 7 (6.25%) Web Development
10 6 (5.36%) Content Management
10 6 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.36%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.36%) ITIL
10 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.36%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (62.50%) SQL
2 31 (27.68%) T-SQL
3 23 (20.54%) C#
4 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
5 13 (11.61%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.25%) VBScript
7 5 (4.46%) Java
8 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.68%) C++
10 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) Python
10 1 (0.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.50%) MCSE
3 13 (11.61%) Degree
4 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.25%) CCNP
6 7 (6.25%) CCVP
6 7 (6.25%) MCSA
7 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.57%) CISA
8 4 (3.57%) CISSP
9 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.79%) CEH
10 2 (1.79%) GCIH
10 2 (1.79%) MCP
11 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.89%) CCNA
11 1 (0.89%) HND
11 1 (0.89%) MCITP
11 1 (0.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (8.04%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.57%) SLA
4 3 (2.68%) IFRS
4 3 (2.68%) IFRS 9
4 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.89%) CDISC
6 1 (0.89%) ISO22301
System Software
1 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 4 (3.57%) XenServer
5 2 (1.79%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.89%) KVM
6 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) SCCM
2 5 (4.46%) WSUS
3 4 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 4 (3.57%) vMotion
4 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.79%) Nessus
6 1 (0.89%) Ansible
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.89%) SCOM
6 1 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) HP
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
2 13 (11.61%) VMware
3 10 (8.93%) Dell
4 8 (7.14%) IBM
5 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.46%) Cisco
6 5 (4.46%) SAP
7 4 (3.57%) Juniper
8 3 (2.68%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (2.68%) Kaspersky
8 3 (2.68%) Sun
8 3 (2.68%) Xerox
9 2 (1.79%) Apple
9 2 (1.79%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.79%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.89%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.89%) Mitel
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