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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 87 64 45
Rank change year-on-year -23 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 59 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.36% 3.44% 5.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 10.97% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 80
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -19.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,600
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 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 399 538 567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.46% 31.37% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 348 448 481
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 24 March 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 24 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
Milton Keynes -9 11 £34,500 +6.15% 2
Gerrards Cross - 4 £31,000 -
High Wycombe +1 3 £42,500 +41.66%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (92.11%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (50.00%) .NET
5 18 (47.37%) HTML
5 18 (47.37%) CSS
6 17 (44.74%) Web Services
6 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
8 14 (36.84%) C#
9 13 (34.21%) XML
9 13 (34.21%) MVC
9 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
10 12 (31.58%) WCF
11 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
12 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (23.68%) Ajax
13 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
14 8 (21.05%) TDD
14 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (21.05%) HTML5
15 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
15 7 (18.42%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related 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 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.26%) Power BI
8 2 (5.26%) QlikView
9 1 (2.63%) DTS
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
2 12 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) DBA
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
9 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) CSS
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 13 (34.21%) XML
5 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 12 (31.58%) WCF
6 9 (23.68%) Ajax
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (21.05%) HTML5
8 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
8 7 (18.42%) jQuery
9 6 (15.79%) LINQ
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.89%) SOAP
11 3 (7.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.79%) Web Development
5 5 (13.16%) ETL
5 5 (13.16%) Workflow
5 5 (13.16%) Workflow Development
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Development
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) Product Management
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) HND
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCITP
2 2 (5.26%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Nintex
4 2 (5.26%) Telerik
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