Period
to 22 July 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 165 128
Rank change year-on-year +24 -37 -67
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 35 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 0.94% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 3.36% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 94
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,825 £30,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 601 1041 1278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 24.16% 27.99% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 461 920 1038
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,713
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year - -3.06% +11.36%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Reading over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (31.82%) C#
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
10 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (31.82%) IIS
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) SAS
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) BGP
2 3 (13.64%) SMS
2 3 (13.64%) SNMP
2 3 (13.64%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) PBX
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (9.09%) Power BI
7 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (9.09%) SAS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) Java SE
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) CentOS
8 1 (4.55%) Fedora
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Solaris
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
1 3 (13.64%) ETL
1 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
1 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
1 3 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (9.09%) High Availability
2 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) ERD
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Scrum
3 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) HND
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 22301
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) IFRS
2 2 (9.09%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Opsview
2 3 (13.64%) vMotion
2 3 (13.64%) WMI
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
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