The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 67 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.06% 2.07% 3.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 6.07% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 24
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £44,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00%  

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 the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 196 280 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 34.75% 34.10% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 188 251 260
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in the North East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Tyne and Wear +10 6 £36,250 +3.57% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) DNS
6 9 (52.94%) Linux
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco
7 8 (47.06%) Citrix
7 8 (47.06%) Presales
7 8 (47.06%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (41.18%) Replication
8 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (41.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 7 (41.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (41.18%) SMTP
8 7 (41.18%) DHCP
8 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 7 (41.18%) Clustering
8 7 (41.18%) Firewall
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
9 5 (29.41%) VLAN

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (11.76%) Route 53
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) SMTP
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) DMZ
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) WAP
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
1 7 (41.18%) Replication
2 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Presales
2 7 (41.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 7 (41.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
5 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) arcserve
4 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
Newcastle, Staffordshire
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