The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 2.19% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.59% 7.76% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 33
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £67,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 501 425 741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.48% 28.15% 30.52%
Number of salaries quoted 421 358 656
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +9.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,150 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Milton Keynes -27 10 £32,500 - 3
High Wycombe - 3 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) C#
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
6 13 (41.94%) MVC
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 13 (41.94%) CSS
6 13 (41.94%) Web Services
6 13 (41.94%) XML
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) Ajax
7 10 (32.26%) WCF
7 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (29.03%) jQuery
8 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
8 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 9 (29.03%) SLA
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco
9 8 (25.81%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C# Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Support Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (29.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (29.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (25.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) DBA
7 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) Web Services
2 13 (41.94%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) Ajax
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (32.26%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
4 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 8 (25.81%) LINQ
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 3 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.23%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Cross-Browser Development
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.68%) Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) BDD
6 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) HND
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) Genesys
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago