Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 79 82
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.37% 0.78% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 2.90% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 21
Sheffield median annual salary - £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.50% +14.29%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -17.33% +15.38%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 240 276 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 29.59% 27.03% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 212 249 389
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Dell

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware