The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 80 66 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.18% 2.36% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 7.48% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 51
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 240 321 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.20% 31.53% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 207 271 324
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (33.33%) WCF
5 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (23.81%) ETL
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) SLA
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (19.05%) High Availability
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (9.52%) Power BI
7 2 (9.52%) QlikView
8 1 (4.76%) DTS
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) WCF
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) LINQ
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Development
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) HND
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
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