Period
to 22 August 2018

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 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 170 107
Rank change year-on-year -9 -63 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 42 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.02% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.05% 3.77% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 102
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,800 £31,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -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 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 1,146 1,113 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.91% 27.05% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 946 991 982
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,050
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

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 6 months to 22 August 2018. 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
Radlett - 8 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 7 - -
Watford +7 3 £38,750 -13.89%
Hatfield -18 3 £50,000 +17.65%
Tring - 3 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (80.00%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) C#
5 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 9 (25.71%) ITIL
8 9 (25.71%) CRM
8 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (25.71%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (20.00%) Unix
10 7 (20.00%) MySQL
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle
10 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (20.00%) MariaDB
10 7 (20.00%) Amazon RDS

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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (20.00%) MariaDB
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Power BI
5 4 (11.43%) QlikView
6 3 (8.57%) Big Data
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.57%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) CRM Developer
2 8 (22.86%) DBA
2 8 (22.86%) SQL DBA
3 7 (20.00%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.57%) Report Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Core
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.71%) Android
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) CRM
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Data Development
5 3 (8.57%) Data Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.57%) Statistics
5 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) vSphere
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Simpana
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Veeam
5 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Aruba
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
5 2 (5.71%) Siemens
5 2 (5.71%) Sybase
5 2 (5.71%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) CommVault
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) RedGate
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec