Period
to 22 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 102 141
Rank change year-on-year -42 +39 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.51% 2.37% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 10.26% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 69 71
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,050 £28,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £58,750 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 627 692 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.56% 23.08% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 553 580 1,104
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Office 365
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Business Development
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Skype
7 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
7 3 (23.08%) Presales
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
7 3 (23.08%) Clustering

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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSBuild
1 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Development
2 3 (23.08%) Presales
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Proofpoint
2 2 (15.38%) RedGate
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) SAP