The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 161 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 68 120 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 2.03% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.72% 7.65% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 108 129
Average salary £50,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1189 1569 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.46% 26.60% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1262 1388
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,975 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 32 £52,500 +31.25%
Slough -24 16 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Maidenhead +10 9 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Newbury +10 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Wokingham +1 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Windsor -23 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Bracknell -30 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Hungerford - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 127 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (62.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (57.48%) Microsoft
4 53 (41.73%) Windows
5 50 (39.37%) .NET
6 45 (35.43%) C#
6 45 (35.43%) SQL
7 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET
8 36 (28.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 32 (25.20%) HTML
9 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
10 31 (24.41%) Oracle
11 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
12 28 (22.05%) VMware
12 28 (22.05%) CSS
12 28 (22.05%) IIS
13 23 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (18.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (18.11%) T-SQL
14 22 (17.32%) UNIX
14 22 (17.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (17.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (17.32%) MVC
15 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
15 21 (16.54%) vSphere
15 21 (16.54%) HTML5
15 21 (16.54%) jQuery
15 21 (16.54%) XML
16 20 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 28 (22.05%) IIS
2 13 (10.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (8.66%) Apache
5 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.94%) CMS
7 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.15%) Lync
8 3 (2.36%) nginx
8 3 (2.36%) JBoss
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.36%) Drupal
8 3 (2.36%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.36%) WordPress
9 2 (1.57%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.79%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.39%) Internet
2 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
3 14 (11.02%) DNS
4 12 (9.45%) WAAS
4 12 (9.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (8.66%) SAN
6 8 (6.30%) Firewall
6 8 (6.30%) LAN
6 8 (6.30%) WAN
7 7 (5.51%) NAS
8 6 (4.72%) VPN
9 5 (3.94%) HTTP
9 5 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.15%) Intranet
10 4 (3.15%) LDAP
10 4 (3.15%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.36%) Wireless
12 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (62.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (28.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 23 (18.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (17.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (17.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (14.96%) MySQL
8 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database
9 17 (13.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (12.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (10.24%) Adabas
12 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
13 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.15%) OLAP
15 3 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (2.36%) IDOL
16 2 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
16 2 (1.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.57%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (3.94%) Marketing
2 4 (3.15%) Automotive
2 4 (3.15%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (40.94%) Developer
2 23 (18.11%) Analyst
3 22 (17.32%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.17%) Programmer
5 17 (13.39%) C# Developer
5 17 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (10.24%) Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Consultant
7 12 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Storage Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Virtualisation Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 11 (8.66%) Adabas Natural Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Natural/Adabas Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
8 11 (8.66%) Analyst Programmer
8 11 (8.66%) Administrator
9 10 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
10 9 (7.09%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) .NET
2 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET
3 32 (25.20%) HTML
4 28 (22.05%) CSS
5 21 (16.54%) XML
5 21 (16.54%) jQuery
5 21 (16.54%) HTML5
6 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (12.60%) .NET Framework
8 10 (7.87%) Ajax
9 7 (5.51%) Web Services
9 7 (5.51%) LAMP
9 7 (5.51%) CSS3
10 6 (4.72%) WinForms
11 5 (3.94%) WCF
12 4 (3.15%) MDX
12 4 (3.15%) NHibernate
12 4 (3.15%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.15%) DHTML
12 4 (3.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.45%) CLARiiON
2 12 (9.45%) RIA
2 12 (9.45%) Celerra
3 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.72%) Clustering
6 5 (3.94%) Replication
7 4 (3.15%) Statistics
7 4 (3.15%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.73%) Windows
2 22 (17.32%) UNIX
3 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (13.39%) Linux
5 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.66%) Windows XP
7 10 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.36%) CentOS
9 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.79%) AIX
10 1 (0.79%) HPUX
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.32%) MVC
2 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.81%) V-Model
4 13 (10.24%) SOA
5 12 (9.45%) Migration
6 10 (7.87%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.51%) Web Development
8 6 (4.72%) ETL
9 5 (3.94%) ITIL
9 5 (3.94%) Workflow
9 5 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.15%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.15%) Document Management
10 4 (3.15%) Process Management
11 3 (2.36%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.36%) Performance Engineering
11 3 (2.36%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.36%) Release Management
12 2 (1.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) C#
1 45 (35.43%) SQL
2 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.11%) T-SQL
4 13 (10.24%) NATURAL
5 11 (8.66%) PHP
5 11 (8.66%) Java
6 7 (5.51%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.51%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.72%) C
7 6 (4.72%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) Python
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.36%) VBScript
9 3 (2.36%) VB
10 2 (1.57%) VC++
10 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.24%) MCSE
2 13 (10.24%) MCTS
2 13 (10.24%) MCITP
3 12 (9.45%) CCA
3 12 (9.45%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (9.45%) CCEA
3 12 (9.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (9.45%) NCDA
3 12 (9.45%) NCIE
3 12 (9.45%) VCAP
3 12 (9.45%) VTSP
3 12 (9.45%) CCIA
4 5 (3.94%) Degree
5 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CISA
7 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) GAMP
2 6 (4.72%) QA
3 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (16.54%) vSphere
4 16 (12.60%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.45%) XenDesktop
5 12 (9.45%) vCloud
6 11 (8.66%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.57%) Xen
9 2 (1.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) WSUS
2 4 (3.15%) SCCM
2 4 (3.15%) Plesk
2 4 (3.15%) ARCserve
2 4 (3.15%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.36%) Netcool
3 3 (2.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.36%) Puppet
3 3 (2.36%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.36%) cPanel
3 3 (2.36%) Webmin
4 2 (1.57%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 73 (57.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.41%) Oracle
3 28 (22.05%) VMware
4 18 (14.17%) Cisco
5 17 (13.39%) HP
5 17 (13.39%) Citrix
6 15 (11.81%) EMC
7 12 (9.45%) NetApp
7 12 (9.45%) Red Hat
7 12 (9.45%) 3PAR
8 5 (3.94%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.15%) Dell
9 4 (3.15%) Veeam
10 3 (2.36%) Kaseya
10 3 (2.36%) Meridio
10 3 (2.36%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.57%) Red Gate
11 2 (1.57%) Sybase
11 2 (1.57%) ESRI
11 2 (1.57%) CommVault
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago