Period
to 21 April 2018

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 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > North East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 91 63
Rank change year-on-year -38 -28 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.32% 1.49% 3.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.10% 5.18% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 51
North East median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £25,625 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £44,375 £42,625 £49,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 544 386 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.71% 28.76% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 485 349 440
North East median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +4.11% +2.91%
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

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 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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 6 months to 21 April 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
Tyne and Wear -37 5 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Durham -4 1 £25,000 -37.50%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016

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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Bug Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Telematics
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle