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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 157 125 75
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -50
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 64 99 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 1.81% 3.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 6.56% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 58 87 152
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £33,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
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
1228 1509 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.29% 27.56% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1214 1263
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Slough +1 23 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Reading -12 17 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Maidenhead +5 12 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Newbury 0 5 £32,000 +28.00%
Ascot - 3 £35,000 -
Windsor -15 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Thatcham -6 1 £23,500 -6.00%
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (62.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 65 (49.24%) Windows
5 48 (36.36%) .NET
6 47 (35.61%) SQL
7 36 (27.27%) MySQL
8 35 (26.52%) Active Directory
9 34 (25.76%) IIS
10 33 (25.00%) C#
11 32 (24.24%) Linux
12 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
13 28 (21.21%) Oracle
13 28 (21.21%) UNIX
13 28 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (19.70%) VMware
15 24 (18.18%) Apache
15 24 (18.18%) TCP/IP
16 23 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (17.42%) HTML
16 23 (17.42%) Firewall
17 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 22 (16.67%) MS Excel
18 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
19 20 (15.15%) SAN
19 20 (15.15%) Red Hat
19 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 34 (25.76%) IIS
2 24 (18.18%) Apache
3 12 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.33%) JBoss
4 11 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 11 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (6.06%) nginx
6 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.30%) MS Exchange
7 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.55%) CMS
7 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.55%) Lync
8 5 (3.79%) Alfresco
8 5 (3.79%) WordPress
8 5 (3.79%) Drupal
9 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.76%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 22 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 23 (17.42%) Firewall
3 20 (15.15%) SAN
4 17 (12.88%) NAS
5 12 (9.09%) LDAP
6 11 (8.33%) HTTP
7 10 (7.58%) DNS
8 6 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (4.55%) iSCSI
9 5 (3.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (3.79%) WAAS
9 5 (3.79%) SNMP
9 5 (3.79%) VPN
10 4 (3.03%) LAN
10 4 (3.03%) WAN
10 4 (3.03%) Internet
11 3 (2.27%) Wireless
11 3 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.27%) Network Security
11 3 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (62.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (27.27%) MySQL
4 28 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 18 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (11.36%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.82%) Adabas
9 7 (5.30%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.27%) OLAP
11 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.27%) IDOL
11 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.52%) DB2
12 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (3.03%) Automotive
1 4 (3.03%) Games
1 4 (3.03%) Marketing
2 3 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (37.12%) Developer
2 19 (14.39%) Analyst
3 15 (11.36%) Consultant
4 12 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 11 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.58%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Programmer
6 10 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Consultant
6 10 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Natural/Adabas Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
7 9 (6.82%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
7 9 (6.82%) Adabas Natural Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Administrator
7 9 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (5.30%) DBA
8 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.36%) .NET
2 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
3 23 (17.42%) HTML
4 18 (13.64%) CSS
4 18 (13.64%) XML
5 12 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 12 (9.09%) Ajax
6 10 (7.58%) jQuery
7 9 (6.82%) HTML5
7 9 (6.82%) MDX
8 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (5.30%) CSS3
9 6 (4.55%) Web Services
10 5 (3.79%) LAMP
11 4 (3.03%) XSL
11 4 (3.03%) DHTML
11 4 (3.03%) WinForms
12 3 (2.27%) Regular Expression
12 3 (2.27%) Classic ASP
12 3 (2.27%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.06%) Replication
2 8 (6.06%) Clustering
3 6 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.79%) Celerra
4 5 (3.79%) Machine to Machine
4 5 (3.79%) CLARiiON
4 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.27%) Wiki
6 3 (2.27%) Blog
6 3 (2.27%) PKI
7 2 (1.52%) RIA
7 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 65 (49.24%) Windows
2 32 (24.24%) Linux
3 28 (21.21%) UNIX
4 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.61%) CentOS
7 11 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.58%) Windows XP
9 9 (6.82%) Ubuntu
10 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (3.03%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.76%) Android
13 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (12.88%) Migration
3 13 (9.85%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.33%) MVC
4 11 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (6.82%) ITIL
5 9 (6.82%) SOA
5 9 (6.82%) Web Development
6 8 (6.06%) ETL
7 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.30%) Release Management
7 7 (5.30%) SIEM
8 5 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.79%) Machine Learning
9 4 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (2.27%) Performance Testing
10 3 (2.27%) Change Control
10 3 (2.27%) V-Model
10 3 (2.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (35.61%) SQL
2 33 (25.00%) C#
3 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) Perl
4 19 (14.39%) PHP
5 16 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.58%) Python
8 9 (6.82%) NATURAL
9 8 (6.06%) Java
10 7 (5.30%) VB.NET
11 6 (4.55%) C
12 3 (2.27%) VBScript
12 3 (2.27%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.76%) Korn
13 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.82%) MCSE
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (6.82%) MCITP
2 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) NCDA
3 5 (3.79%) NCIE
3 5 (3.79%) VCAP
3 5 (3.79%) VTSP
3 5 (3.79%) CCIA
3 5 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.79%) MCTS
3 5 (3.79%) CCA
3 5 (3.79%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (3.79%) CCEA
4 3 (2.27%) CISSP
4 3 (2.27%) CISA
5 2 (1.52%) VCP4
6 1 (0.76%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.27%) GPG13
2 2 (1.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 35 (26.52%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.15%) vSphere
4 18 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 13 (9.85%) Hyper-V
6 11 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.79%) vCloud
8 5 (3.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) Plesk
1 13 (9.85%) cPanel
1 13 (9.85%) Webmin
2 11 (8.33%) Puppet
2 11 (8.33%) OpenAM
3 6 (4.55%) ARCserve
3 6 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.55%) SCCM
4 3 (2.27%) Netcool
4 3 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.21%) Oracle
3 26 (19.70%) VMware
4 20 (15.15%) Red Hat
5 17 (12.88%) Cisco
6 16 (12.12%) HP
7 14 (10.61%) Citrix
8 9 (6.82%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.06%) EMC
10 6 (4.55%) Dell
10 6 (4.55%) Veeam
11 5 (3.79%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.79%) NetApp
12 4 (3.03%) Tableau
13 3 (2.27%) Kaseya
13 3 (2.27%) Meridio
13 3 (2.27%) Fujitsu
13 3 (2.27%) Juniper
14 2 (1.52%) Red Gate
15 1 (0.76%) Acronis
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