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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 160 123 99
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 68 121 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 2.03% 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.94% 7.76% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 112 121
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,200 £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
1144 1560 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.68% 26.17% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1294 1391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -7 36 £51,250 +20.58% 1
Slough -18 12 £52,500 +12.90% 1
Maidenhead +4 8 £58,750 +67.85% 1
Newbury +11 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Wokingham -1 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Bracknell -33 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Hungerford - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 74 (62.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
4 52 (43.70%) Windows
5 49 (41.18%) SQL
5 49 (41.18%) .NET
6 46 (38.66%) C#
7 36 (30.25%) ASP.NET
7 36 (30.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 31 (26.05%) Active Directory
8 31 (26.05%) HTML
9 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
10 27 (22.69%) Oracle
10 27 (22.69%) CSS
11 25 (21.01%) IIS
12 24 (20.17%) XML
12 24 (20.17%) T-SQL
13 23 (19.33%) VMware
14 21 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (17.65%) jQuery
14 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (17.65%) MVC
14 21 (17.65%) HTML5
15 20 (16.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (16.81%) UNIX
15 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
17 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 25 (21.01%) IIS
2 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.88%) Apache
5 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.68%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.68%) CMS
7 2 (1.68%) Lync
8 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.84%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) Internet
2 15 (12.61%) DNS
3 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.08%) WAAS
4 12 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (7.56%) LAN
5 9 (7.56%) WAN
6 7 (5.88%) SAN
7 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (5.04%) VPN
8 4 (3.36%) Firewall
8 4 (3.36%) Intranet
9 3 (2.52%) HTTP
9 3 (2.52%) NAS
10 2 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.68%) LDAP
10 2 (1.68%) FTP
10 2 (1.68%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.68%) SSL
10 2 (1.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 74 (62.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (30.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (16.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (15.13%) Oracle Database
7 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (11.76%) MySQL
10 13 (10.92%) Adabas
11 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.36%) DTS
13 3 (2.52%) OLAP
13 3 (2.52%) IDOL
14 2 (1.68%) DB2
14 2 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.52%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (4.20%) Marketing
2 4 (3.36%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Automotive
2 4 (3.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (45.38%) Developer
2 21 (17.65%) Analyst
3 20 (16.81%) .NET Developer
4 19 (15.97%) C# Developer
5 18 (15.13%) Programmer
6 16 (13.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (10.92%) Architect
8 12 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (10.08%) Virtualisation Architect
8 12 (10.08%) Storage Architect
8 12 (10.08%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 11 (9.24%) Adabas Natural Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Software Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Administrator
9 11 (9.24%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (9.24%) Natural/Adabas Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
10 10 (8.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Consultant
10 10 (8.40%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.18%) .NET
2 36 (30.25%) ASP.NET
3 31 (26.05%) HTML
4 27 (22.69%) CSS
5 24 (20.17%) XML
6 21 (17.65%) jQuery
6 21 (17.65%) HTML5
7 16 (13.45%) .NET Framework
8 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.40%) Ajax
10 7 (5.88%) Web Services
10 7 (5.88%) LAMP
10 7 (5.88%) CSS3
11 6 (5.04%) WinForms
12 5 (4.20%) WCF
13 4 (3.36%) MDX
13 4 (3.36%) NHibernate
13 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.36%) DHTML
13 4 (3.36%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.08%) CLARiiON
2 12 (10.08%) RIA
2 12 (10.08%) Celerra
3 11 (9.24%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.04%) Clustering
6 5 (4.20%) Replication
6 5 (4.20%) Statistics
7 3 (2.52%) PKI
8 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (43.70%) Windows
2 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (16.81%) UNIX
3 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.92%) Linux
6 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.84%) AIX
9 1 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.65%) MVC
2 17 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (13.45%) SOA
4 15 (12.61%) V-Model
5 10 (8.40%) Migration
6 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.20%) Workflow
8 5 (4.20%) ETL
8 5 (4.20%) Web Development
9 4 (3.36%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (3.36%) Document Management
9 4 (3.36%) Process Management
9 4 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.52%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (2.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.52%) ITIL
10 3 (2.52%) UML
10 3 (2.52%) OOD
10 3 (2.52%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.18%) SQL
2 46 (38.66%) C#
3 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
4 24 (20.17%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.92%) NATURAL
6 11 (9.24%) Java
7 8 (6.72%) PHP
8 7 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.04%) C
9 6 (5.04%) VB
10 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.52%) VBScript
13 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.68%) VC++
14 1 (0.84%) Korn
14 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.92%) MCSE
2 13 (10.92%) MCTS
2 13 (10.92%) MCITP
3 12 (10.08%) CCA
3 12 (10.08%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (10.08%) CCEA
3 12 (10.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (10.08%) NCDA
3 12 (10.08%) NCIE
3 12 (10.08%) VCAP
3 12 (10.08%) VTSP
3 12 (10.08%) CCIA
4 5 (4.20%) Degree
5 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CISA
7 1 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) GAMP
2 7 (5.88%) QA
3 6 (5.04%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.84%) GPG13
System Software
1 31 (26.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.45%) vSphere
4 14 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 12 (10.08%) XenDesktop
5 12 (10.08%) vCloud
6 6 (5.04%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.68%) Xen
7 2 (1.68%) Firmware
7 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) WSUS
2 3 (2.52%) Netcool
2 3 (2.52%) 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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.84%) Plesk
4 1 (0.84%) Puppet
4 1 (0.84%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.69%) Oracle
3 23 (19.33%) VMware
4 15 (12.61%) Cisco
4 15 (12.61%) HP
4 15 (12.61%) EMC
5 14 (11.76%) Citrix
6 12 (10.08%) 3PAR
6 12 (10.08%) NetApp
7 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.52%) Meridio
8 3 (2.52%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.68%) Veeam
9 2 (1.68%) Kaseya
9 2 (1.68%) ESRI
9 2 (1.68%) Dell
9 2 (1.68%) Sybase
9 2 (1.68%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.68%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 13 days ago