Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 246 161 253
Rank change year-on-year -85 +92 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 4 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.15% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 0.54% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 45
10th Percentile £36,125 £43,425 £29,300
25th Percentile £37,625 £44,438 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £51,250 " £43,750
90th Percentile £52,000 " £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% -4.00%

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 1,719 743 1,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.70% 28.45% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 672 1,605
10th Percentile £31,150 £31,250 £29,200
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,782 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,900
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
North Yorkshire -1 2 £42,500 -2.30%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Social Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (46.15%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (46.15%) X++
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (46.15%) Product Management
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) Law
6 6 (46.15%) FileMaker
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
6 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (46.15%) Demand Management
6 6 (46.15%) Azure
7 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (38.46%) Information Management

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (46.15%) Azure
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (30.77%) AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (46.15%) FileMaker
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Power BI
7 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (53.85%) Social Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Business Systems Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Demand Management
2 6 (46.15%) Product Management
3 5 (38.46%) Information Management
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Data Munging
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) X++
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) NCSC
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware