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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 161 131 90
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -41
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 59 93 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 1.68% 2.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.75% 6.94% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 158
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,900 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
1242 1341 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.97% 24.20% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1139 1632
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -21 27 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Wokingham 0 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Bracknell -6 5 £48,500 +115.55%
Newbury +5 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Slough -5 4 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Maidenhead -23 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 119 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 87 (73.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (52.94%) Windows
4 62 (52.10%) Microsoft
5 60 (50.42%) .NET
6 57 (47.90%) SQL
7 54 (45.38%) C#
8 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
9 35 (29.41%) XML
9 35 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 28 (23.53%) CSS
10 28 (23.53%) HTML
10 28 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (22.69%) VMware
12 26 (21.85%) T-SQL
13 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2000
14 24 (20.17%) IIS
14 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
15 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
15 23 (19.33%) MVC
15 23 (19.33%) WCF
15 23 (19.33%) jQuery
15 23 (19.33%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (17.65%) SOA
17 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (16.81%) vSphere
18 20 (16.81%) HTML5
18 20 (16.81%) MCITP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 24 (20.17%) IIS
2 20 (16.81%) SharePoint
3 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
3 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (5.88%) Apache
4 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.52%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.68%) Lync
6 2 (1.68%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) DNS
2 14 (11.76%) SAN
3 13 (10.92%) Internet
4 12 (10.08%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.08%) VPN
5 10 (8.40%) LAN
5 10 (8.40%) WAN
5 10 (8.40%) WAAS
5 10 (8.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (7.56%) LDAP
7 6 (5.04%) FTP
8 5 (4.20%) Firewall
8 5 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.20%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.36%) NAS
10 3 (2.52%) Wireless
10 3 (2.52%) Intranet
10 3 (2.52%) DHCP
11 2 (1.68%) HTTP
11 2 (1.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 87 (73.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (12.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (8.40%) MySQL
12 7 (5.88%) DTS
12 7 (5.88%) Adabas
13 6 (5.04%) IDOL
13 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
15 3 (2.52%) OLAP
16 2 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
16 2 (1.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (4.20%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.68%) Selenium
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.84%) Hudson
5 1 (0.84%) Subversion
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (8.40%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (46.22%) Developer
2 21 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.13%) Software Developer
4 14 (11.76%) Architect
5 13 (10.92%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.08%) DBA
7 11 (9.24%) Programmer
7 11 (9.24%) Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.40%) Administrator
8 10 (8.40%) SQL DBA
8 10 (8.40%) Virtualisation Architect
8 10 (8.40%) Storage Architect
8 10 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.40%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.56%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (50.42%) .NET
2 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
3 35 (29.41%) XML
4 28 (23.53%) CSS
4 28 (23.53%) HTML
5 23 (19.33%) WCF
5 23 (19.33%) jQuery
6 20 (16.81%) HTML5
7 17 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 17 (14.29%) Web Services
8 15 (12.61%) Ajax
8 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.72%) LINQ
10 7 (5.88%) WinForms
10 7 (5.88%) WPF
10 7 (5.88%) AppFabric
10 7 (5.88%) CSS3
10 7 (5.88%) WSDL
11 6 (5.04%) XSL
12 5 (4.20%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Replication
3 11 (9.24%) Clustering
4 10 (8.40%) CLARiiON
4 10 (8.40%) RIA
4 10 (8.40%) Celerra
5 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.20%) PKI
7 5 (4.20%) Statistics
8 3 (2.52%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.52%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.52%) iPhone
9 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.68%) NHS
9 2 (1.68%) Firmware
10 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (15.13%) Linux
5 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.08%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.56%) UNIX
8 8 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.52%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.52%) Android
11 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.52%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.84%) CentOS
12 1 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) MVC
2 21 (17.65%) SOA
3 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.08%) V-Model
4 8 (6.72%) OO
4 8 (6.72%) Migration
5 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.88%) UML
5 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.20%) OOD
7 5 (4.20%) ITIL
7 5 (4.20%) Performance Testing
7 5 (4.20%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.36%) Software Deployment
8 4 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.36%) Web Development
8 4 (3.36%) Workflow
9 3 (2.52%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) SQL
2 54 (45.38%) C#
3 26 (21.85%) T-SQL
4 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.08%) PowerShell
6 11 (9.24%) VB
7 8 (6.72%) Java
8 7 (5.88%) NATURAL
9 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.52%) VBScript
11 3 (2.52%) PHP
12 2 (1.68%) C
12 2 (1.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (16.81%) MCITP
3 17 (14.29%) MCTS
4 14 (11.76%) MCSE
5 10 (8.40%) CCA
5 10 (8.40%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (8.40%) CCEA
5 10 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (8.40%) NCDA
5 10 (8.40%) NCIE
5 10 (8.40%) VCAP
5 10 (8.40%) VTSP
5 10 (8.40%) CCIA
5 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
6 9 (7.56%) Degree
6 9 (7.56%) MCP
7 6 (5.04%) MCSD
7 6 (5.04%) MCDBA
8 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.52%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) GAMP
2 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 8 (6.72%) QA
3 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.81%) vSphere
3 18 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.13%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.40%) XenDesktop
4 10 (8.40%) vCloud
5 6 (5.04%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.68%) Xen
8 1 (0.84%) qmail
8 1 (0.84%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) WSUS
2 5 (4.20%) Netcool
2 5 (4.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.68%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.68%) SCCM
3 2 (1.68%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.68%) Plesk
3 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.84%) YUM
Vendors
1 62 (52.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.69%) VMware
3 20 (16.81%) Oracle
4 16 (13.45%) Cisco
5 15 (12.61%) EMC
6 12 (10.08%) Citrix
7 11 (9.24%) NetApp
8 10 (8.40%) 3PAR
9 9 (7.56%) HP
10 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
11 6 (5.04%) Meridio
12 5 (4.20%) Fujitsu
13 3 (2.52%) Symantec
13 3 (2.52%) ESRI
13 3 (2.52%) Apple
13 3 (2.52%) Acronis
14 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.68%) Dell
14 2 (1.68%) Sybase
14 2 (1.68%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + £6,300 Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £36500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago