The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 24 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.04% 1.57% 9.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 4.76% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £43,750 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2005
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 38.66% 33.07% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 41
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Basildon region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Basildon

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCEE
3 1 (16.67%) CCIA
3 1 (16.67%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle