Period
to 23 July 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 88 91
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.60% 1.13% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.47% 4.05% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,175 £48,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 Suffolk with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 241 321 327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 34.78% 27.89% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 217 297 287
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £21,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,700 £60,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.33%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Suffolk over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Ipswich +32 15 £42,500 +25.00%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (55.56%) Replication
5 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
8 6 (33.33%) ETL
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) Clustering
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
9 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Riverbed
9 5 (27.78%) Publishing
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
9 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
9 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
9 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 5 (27.78%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (27.78%) Analytics
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (27.78%) SharePoint
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
3 3 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
7 4 (22.22%) Big Data
7 4 (22.22%) Impala
8 3 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (16.67%) MySQL
8 3 (16.67%) Power BI
8 3 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
9 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Replication
2 6 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCA
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Oozie
2 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Riverbed
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
4 2 (11.11%) Cloudera