The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 95 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 64 83 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.39% 2.52% 3.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.85% 7.82% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 118
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 815 1062 1260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 30.43% 32.27% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 714 846 1072
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Nottinghamshire +29 37 £43,750 +4.16% 2
Derbyshire +2 8 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +7 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Lincolnshire -1 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Northamptonshire -6 5 £45,000 +38.46%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (74.62%) SQL
3 94 (72.31%) Microsoft
4 74 (56.92%) C#
5 65 (50.00%) .NET
6 62 (47.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 61 (46.92%) Windows
8 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
9 42 (32.31%) ASP.NET
10 41 (31.54%) HTML
11 40 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (30.77%) VMware
12 39 (30.00%) Active Directory
12 39 (30.00%) Windows Server
13 38 (29.23%) vSphere
13 38 (29.23%) SAN
14 36 (27.69%) NetApp
14 36 (27.69%) MS Exchange
14 36 (27.69%) MVC
14 36 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 35 (26.92%) .NET Framework
15 35 (26.92%) jQuery
15 35 (26.92%) CSS
16 30 (23.08%) MCSE
16 30 (23.08%) MCITP
17 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (18.46%) Web Services
19 24 (18.46%) Visual Studio
19 24 (18.46%) SCCM

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 36 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 36 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.31%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.23%) CMS
3 12 (9.23%) EPiServer
3 12 (9.23%) Umbraco
4 11 (8.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.23%) SAN
2 22 (16.92%) Firewall
3 14 (10.77%) Internet
4 2 (1.54%) NAS
4 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (47.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (6.92%) NoSQL
7 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.31%) Power BI
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.54%) OLAP
11 2 (1.54%) OLTP
11 2 (1.54%) QlikView
11 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 17 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (10.77%) Law
1 14 (10.77%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.23%) Legal
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (49.23%) Developer
2 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.62%) Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) Architect
5 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (10.77%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) VMware Architect
5 14 (10.77%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (8.46%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.92%) DBA
9 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (50.00%) .NET
2 42 (32.31%) ASP.NET
3 41 (31.54%) HTML
4 35 (26.92%) .NET Framework
4 35 (26.92%) CSS
4 35 (26.92%) jQuery
5 24 (18.46%) Web Services
6 21 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (13.85%) HTML5
8 16 (12.31%) XML
9 12 (9.23%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (6.15%) Ajax
10 8 (6.15%) CSS3
10 8 (6.15%) WPF
11 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.38%) WCF
12 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (4.62%) REST
13 5 (3.85%) React
14 4 (3.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.62%) Clustering
4 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) SCADA
6 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (46.92%) Windows
2 39 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.46%) Linux
4 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.69%) MVC
2 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.69%) ITIL
4 14 (10.77%) Document Management
5 13 (10.00%) Workflow
6 12 (9.23%) Content Management
6 12 (9.23%) OOP
6 12 (9.23%) Scrum
6 12 (9.23%) Supply Chain Management
7 11 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.46%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.92%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.15%) Performance Optimisation
9 8 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.62%) High Availability
11 5 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (74.62%) SQL
2 74 (56.92%) C#
3 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 18 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.69%) VBScript
7 2 (1.54%) VB
7 2 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (23.08%) MCITP
2 30 (23.08%) MCSE
3 18 (13.85%) Degree
4 15 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 14 (10.77%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) MCSA
7 2 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.77%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.23%) vSphere
3 11 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) SCCM
2 22 (16.92%) SCOM
2 22 (16.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 40 (30.77%) VMware
3 36 (27.69%) NetApp
4 22 (16.92%) SonicWALL
5 16 (12.31%) Citrix
6 9 (6.92%) iManage
7 8 (6.15%) HP
7 8 (6.15%) ProCurve
8 3 (2.31%) SAP
9 2 (1.54%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.54%) Tableau
10 1 (0.77%) Apple
10 1 (0.77%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.77%) IBM
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle
10 1 (0.77%) Xamarin
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