Period
to 11 December 2018

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 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 199 182
Rank change year-on-year +48 -17 -43
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 107 59 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.77% 0.92% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 3.13% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 86 50 121
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,375 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,860 1,884 2,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.72% 29.24% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,628 1,806
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £31,850 £28,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +1 40 £45,000 +5.88%
Reading +23 24 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Bracknell -2 17 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Slough -10 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 -
Ascot - 1 £34,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (90.65%) SQL
3 55 (51.40%) Microsoft
4 46 (42.99%) .NET
4 46 (42.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (38.32%) Windows
6 37 (34.58%) T-SQL
7 35 (32.71%) C#
8 32 (29.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (28.04%) IIS
9 30 (28.04%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (28.04%) Windows Server
10 29 (27.10%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET
11 28 (26.17%) Active Directory
12 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (23.36%) HTML
13 25 (23.36%) Service Management
13 25 (23.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (22.43%) CSS
14 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
14 24 (22.43%) jQuery
15 23 (21.50%) MVC
16 22 (20.56%) ETL
17 21 (19.63%) Dimensional Modelling
18 20 (18.69%) Logistics
18 20 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (18.69%) BMC
18 20 (18.69%) ServiceNow
18 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 30 (28.04%) IIS
2 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Firewall
1 5 (4.67%) Network Security
2 3 (2.80%) GoToMeeting
2 3 (2.80%) NAS
2 3 (2.80%) SAN
2 3 (2.80%) SNMP
2 3 (2.80%) WAN
2 3 (2.80%) WebEx
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Intranet
3 2 (1.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (42.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (29.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (23.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (16.82%) Relational Database
7 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (4.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (4.67%) MySQL
10 3 (2.80%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.87%) Informix
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.48%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.93%) Liquibase
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Advertising
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Electronics
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (51.40%) Developer
2 33 (30.84%) DBA
2 33 (30.84%) SQL DBA
3 26 (24.30%) SQL Server DBA
4 16 (14.95%) Software Developer
5 15 (14.02%) Administrator
5 15 (14.02%) Analyst
5 15 (14.02%) Lead Developer
5 15 (14.02%) Lead Software Developer
5 15 (14.02%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (13.08%) SQL Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (11.21%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.41%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (7.48%) SSRS Analyst
11 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Migration Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Technical Support
12 5 (4.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.99%) .NET
2 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET
3 25 (23.36%) HTML
4 24 (22.43%) CSS
4 24 (22.43%) jQuery
5 15 (14.02%) AngularJS
5 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (14.02%) RESTful
6 10 (9.35%) WCF
7 9 (8.41%) MDX
8 8 (7.48%) .NET Core
8 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Core
8 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (7.48%) Entity Framework
8 8 (7.48%) LINQ
8 8 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software
1 20 (18.69%) Private Cloud
2 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Driving Licence
4 9 (8.41%) NHS
5 7 (6.54%) Replication
6 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.74%) Clustering
8 3 (2.80%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.80%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.32%) Windows
2 30 (28.04%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.80%) CentOS
4 3 (2.80%) Linux
4 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) Unix
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (27.10%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (23.36%) Service Management
5 23 (21.50%) MVC
6 22 (20.56%) ETL
7 21 (19.63%) Dimensional Modelling
8 20 (18.69%) Logistics
8 20 (18.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 19 (17.76%) SDLC
10 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (15.89%) CRM
11 17 (15.89%) Migration
11 17 (15.89%) Scrum
12 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
12 16 (14.95%) Problem Management
13 15 (14.02%) High Availability
13 15 (14.02%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (14.02%) Test Automation
14 12 (11.21%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 97 (90.65%) SQL
2 37 (34.58%) T-SQL
3 35 (32.71%) C#
4 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.67%) VBA
6 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) MCITP
2 3 (2.80%) MCSA
2 3 (2.80%) MCTS
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 28 (26.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.87%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) SCOM
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.80%) Grafana
4 3 (2.80%) Kibana
5 1 (0.93%) Packer
5 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (51.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.69%) BMC
2 20 (18.69%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.67%) Sybase
3 5 (4.67%) VMware
4 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco
4 3 (2.80%) Citrix
4 3 (2.80%) F5
4 3 (2.80%) LogRhythm
4 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.87%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds