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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 199 178 168
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 2.65% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 42
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £29,100 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
1204 1395 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.17% 27.95% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1114 1103
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham -17 4 £62,500 +38.88%
Maidenhead -4 3 £60,000 +137.62%
Reading -3 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Bracknell - 1 £47,000 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (65.00%) Windows
5 23 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
8 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (42.50%) .NET
9 17 (42.50%) VMware
10 16 (40.00%) IIS
10 16 (40.00%) MS Office
10 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (32.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (32.50%) Finance
14 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
15 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Clustering
15 11 (27.50%) Clustering
16 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (25.00%) Web Services
17 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
17 9 (22.50%) Intranet
17 9 (22.50%) Internet
17 9 (22.50%) Citrix
17 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
17 9 (22.50%) WCF

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (40.00%) IIS
2 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
1 9 (22.50%) Intranet
2 5 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 2 (5.00%) LDAP
5 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) SMS
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (5.00%) Big Data
11 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (5.00%) Data Mart
11 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
11 2 (5.00%) MySQL
11 2 (5.00%) Power BI
12 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.50%) Electronics
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 9 (22.50%) WCF
4 6 (15.00%) MDX
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.50%) Solaris
10 1 (2.50%) Unix
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) Content Management
2 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.00%) V-Model
5 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.50%) Data Management
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (7.50%) Presales
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) VC++
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCITP
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) MCTS
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (20.00%) Terminal Server
5 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
6 3 (7.50%) XenApp
7 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (5.00%) XenServer
8 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 3 (7.50%) Dell
7 3 (7.50%) EMC
7 3 (7.50%) Intel Security
7 3 (7.50%) Sophos
7 3 (7.50%) Veeam
8 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.00%) Tableau
8 2 (5.00%) WatchGuard