The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 48 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.00% 7.65% 5.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 19.48% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 21
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 152 154 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 38.10% 39.29% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 122 121 140
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Law
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (20.00%) High Availability
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) XenApp

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.67%) NuGet
General
1 6 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Junior SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) LINQ
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
1 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
Liverpool, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday