The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 45 49
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 9.91% 2.41% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.38% 5.66% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 Woking with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 84 159 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 36.21% 42.51% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 147 103
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Woking over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Woking region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
3 31 (86.11%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (61.11%) T-SQL
7 21 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (58.33%) High Availability
8 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (36.11%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (30.56%) MCSA
11 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (27.78%) Replication
12 10 (27.78%) Clustering
12 10 (27.78%) Change Control
12 10 (27.78%) Database Tuning
12 10 (27.78%) Network Load Balancing
12 10 (27.78%) Statistics
12 10 (27.78%) QA
12 10 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (27.78%) Database Security
13 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (22.22%) Data Management

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) DBA
1 31 (86.11%) SQL DBA
2 12 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 12 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Database Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Ajax
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) ActiveX
3 1 (2.78%) WinForms
3 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Clustering
2 10 (27.78%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (58.33%) High Availability
3 10 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (27.78%) Change Control
3 10 (27.78%) Database Security
3 10 (27.78%) Database Tuning
3 10 (27.78%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (27.78%) Statistics
4 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Data Management
6 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
7 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.33%) OO
9 3 (8.33%) QMS
10 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) MCSA
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCITP
2 8 (22.22%) MCTS
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
2 7 (19.44%) SLA
3 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Logi Analytics