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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 122 124 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -84  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 37 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.44% 6.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 5.48% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 109
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £70,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 608 675 860
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.55% 26.24% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 512 554 683
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 11 £50,000 +19.04%
Borehamwood - 3 £52,500 -
Watford -9 2 £25,000 -48.71% 1
Hatfield +26 1 £50,000 +17.64%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (81.82%) SQL
3 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 24 (43.64%) T-SQL
7 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (38.18%) Windows
10 20 (36.36%) Windows Server
11 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (29.09%) Migration
12 16 (29.09%) VMware
13 15 (27.27%) .NET
14 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
14 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (23.64%) DNS
16 12 (21.82%) Citrix
16 12 (21.82%) C#
16 12 (21.82%) Firewall
16 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
17 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (20.00%) Change Management
17 11 (20.00%) Legal
17 11 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (20.00%) MCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (14.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 12 (21.82%) Firewall
3 11 (20.00%) DHCP
4 10 (18.18%) VoIP
5 8 (14.55%) iSCSI
5 8 (14.55%) SAN
6 3 (5.45%) Internet
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (50.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (20.00%) DTS
8 10 (18.18%) Power BI
8 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.64%) MS Access
10 2 (3.64%) OLAP
10 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
10 2 (3.64%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.82%) OLTP
11 1 (1.82%) QlikView
11 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.45%) Moq
3 3 (5.45%) MSTest
3 3 (5.45%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (20.00%) Legal
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) Analyst
3 16 (29.09%) Analyst Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Developer Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 11 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Administrator
6 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Business Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Data Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
7 8 (14.55%) SSIS Analyst
8 7 (12.73%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) DBA
9 6 (10.91%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) jQuery
3 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.45%) Ajax
3 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.45%) CSS3
3 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
3 3 (5.45%) HTML5
3 3 (5.45%) RESTful
3 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (5.45%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (5.45%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) MDX
4 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Replication
3 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) iPad
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (29.09%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) Change Management
4 10 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 9 (16.36%) ERP
6 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Problem Management
7 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.45%) BCP
9 3 (5.45%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.45%) ETL
9 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.45%) MVC
9 3 (5.45%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.45%) TDD
10 2 (3.64%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) SQL
2 24 (43.64%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.82%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 8 (14.55%) VBScript
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) MCP
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (12.73%) CCAA
4 7 (12.73%) CCNA
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (12.73%) MCTS
5 5 (9.09%) MCITP
6 4 (7.27%) MCSA
6 4 (7.27%) MCSE
6 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
1 4 (7.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) Citrix
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) HP
5 7 (12.73%) SonicWALL
6 6 (10.91%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Cognos
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
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