Period
to 19 September 2019

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 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 176 171
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5 -58
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 2.89% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 45
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £35,925 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 616 1,073 1,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.92% 25.86% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 462 890 1,015
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,525 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £66,125 £75,000 £69,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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
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 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Tring +7 3 - -
Watford +21 2 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 2 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Preventative Maintenance
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
5 2 (28.57%) Active Listening
5 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) React
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Active Listening
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Preventative Maintenance
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCAA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL