Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 252 226
Rank change year-on-year +103 -26 -47
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 29 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 0.40% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.36% 1.59% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 99
Median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £46,056
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -7.72% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,453 £29,800
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 719 1,820 3,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.69% 24.97% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 585 1,470 2,669
Median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,813 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +63 8 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Hertfordshire +72 6 £37,500 -26.83%
Essex +13 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) ERP
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) Azure
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (47.06%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (47.06%) NetSuite
7 8 (47.06%) JD Edwards
7 8 (47.06%) .NET
7 8 (47.06%) C#
8 7 (41.18%) HTML
8 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) CSS
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (41.18%) XML
8 7 (41.18%) XSLT
8 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
9 6 (35.29%) Apple
9 6 (35.29%) Retail
9 6 (35.29%) EPoS
9 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (35.29%) Degree
9 6 (35.29%) JSON
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 6 (35.29%) Office 365

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) NetSuite
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (17.65%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Azure
2 8 (47.06%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (35.29%) Office 365
3 6 (35.29%) Power Platform
4 5 (29.41%) AWS
5 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2017
4 5 (29.41%) Power BI
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Support
2 6 (35.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior
2 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) EPoS Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) XSLT
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) JSON
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Core
4 5 (29.41%) LINQ
4 5 (29.41%) Node.js
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) EDI
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) EPoS
1 6 (35.29%) iPad
2 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ERP
2 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) API Development
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Microservices
2 5 (29.41%) OOP
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) JD Edwards
3 6 (35.29%) Apple
3 6 (35.29%) Meraki
4 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Northgate
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Ingenico
6 2 (11.76%) Nintex
6 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.76%) VeriFone
6 2 (11.76%) WorldPay