Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 266 182 204
Rank change year-on-year -84 +22 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 9 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.83% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 29
10th Percentile - - £34,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,000 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £48,750 £46,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,750 - £52,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,556 1,083 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.08% 28.62% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,263 934 1,313
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire - 8 £37,750 - 2
South Yorkshire -43 1 £45,000 +2.27%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 5 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Azure
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (50.00%) NCSC
4 5 (50.00%) Social Skills
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
5 4 (40.00%) WSUS

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (60.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (30.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) MVVM
6 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) NCSC
2 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft