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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 174 131 75
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -56
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 50 86 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 1.52% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.84% 6.39% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 71 187
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 £33,950 £34,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £53,750 £57,500
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
1303 1345 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.56% 23.78% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1161 1651
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
Reading -10 22 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Bracknell -5 7 £48,500 +14.11% 1
Wokingham - 6 £47,500 -
Slough -5 4 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Maidenhead -16 4 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Newbury -3 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 136 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (78.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (57.35%) Windows
4 74 (54.41%) .NET
4 74 (54.41%) SQL
5 70 (51.47%) Microsoft
6 65 (47.79%) C#
7 58 (42.65%) ASP.NET
8 36 (26.47%) XML
8 36 (26.47%) T-SQL
8 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
9 35 (25.74%) Active Directory
10 33 (24.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (23.53%) HTML
11 32 (23.53%) CSS
11 32 (23.53%) MVC
11 32 (23.53%) WCF
12 31 (22.79%) IIS
13 29 (21.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (21.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
14 28 (20.59%) VMware
15 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (18.38%) jQuery
16 24 (17.65%) Oracle
16 24 (17.65%) Linux
17 23 (16.91%) SharePoint
17 23 (16.91%) SQL Server 2000
18 22 (16.18%) Web Services
18 22 (16.18%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (22.79%) IIS
2 23 (16.91%) SharePoint
3 15 (11.03%) MS Exchange
4 13 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (7.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.62%) Apache
8 8 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (5.15%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.94%) CMS
11 3 (2.21%) ArcGIS
12 2 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.47%) Drupal
12 2 (1.47%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.15%) Office 365
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) DNS
2 14 (10.29%) VPN
3 13 (9.56%) TCP/IP
3 13 (9.56%) SAN
4 12 (8.82%) Internet
4 12 (8.82%) LAN
4 12 (8.82%) WAN
5 8 (5.88%) LDAP
6 7 (5.15%) FTP
6 7 (5.15%) WAAS
6 7 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.94%) Intranet
8 4 (2.94%) DHCP
8 4 (2.94%) Firewall
8 4 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.21%) Wireless
10 2 (1.47%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.47%) SSL
10 2 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (78.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (24.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (16.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 15 (11.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (10.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (8.82%) MySQL
11 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (5.15%) IDOL
14 6 (4.41%) DTS
15 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
16 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 3 (2.21%) OLAP
18 2 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
18 2 (1.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.41%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.47%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.47%) Selenium
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Retail
3 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.21%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (48.53%) Developer
2 26 (19.12%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.44%) Software Developer
4 15 (11.03%) DBA
5 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (9.56%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.56%) SQL DBA
7 12 (8.82%) Administrator
8 11 (8.09%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.09%) Architect
9 10 (7.35%) BizTalk Developer
9 10 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Web Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (5.15%) SQL Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Programmer
12 7 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (5.15%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (54.41%) .NET
2 58 (42.65%) ASP.NET
3 36 (26.47%) XML
4 32 (23.53%) CSS
4 32 (23.53%) HTML
4 32 (23.53%) WCF
5 25 (18.38%) jQuery
6 22 (16.18%) .NET Framework
6 22 (16.18%) Web Services
7 20 (14.71%) Ajax
7 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (14.71%) HTML5
8 12 (8.82%) LINQ
9 11 (8.09%) WPF
10 10 (7.35%) AppFabric
10 10 (7.35%) XSL
11 9 (6.62%) WinForms
12 7 (5.15%) WSDL
12 7 (5.15%) CSS3
13 6 (4.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Replication
2 14 (10.29%) Clustering
3 13 (9.56%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.35%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.62%) RIA
6 7 (5.15%) Celerra
6 7 (5.15%) CLARiiON
7 6 (4.41%) PKI
7 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.68%) Statistics
9 4 (2.94%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.94%) iPhone
10 3 (2.21%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.47%) NHS
11 2 (1.47%) Firmware
12 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 78 (57.35%) Windows
2 29 (21.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (17.65%) Linux
5 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (11.03%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.68%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (2.94%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.94%) Android
10 4 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.94%) Windows Phone
11 3 (2.21%) CentOS
12 2 (1.47%) UNIX
12 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) MVC
2 21 (15.44%) SOA
3 16 (11.76%) OO
4 15 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.82%) V-Model
6 11 (8.09%) UML
7 10 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.88%) Migration
9 7 (5.15%) OOP
9 7 (5.15%) Web Development
9 7 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.41%) Product Management
10 6 (4.41%) Performance Engineering
10 6 (4.41%) ETL
10 6 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.41%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.41%) Performance Testing
11 5 (3.68%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.68%) OOD
11 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 74 (54.41%) SQL
2 65 (47.79%) C#
3 36 (26.47%) T-SQL
4 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.03%) VB
6 12 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.15%) VBScript
8 7 (5.15%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.41%) Java
10 5 (3.68%) PHP
11 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.47%) VC++
14 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.24%) MCITP
3 14 (10.29%) Degree
3 14 (10.29%) MCTS
4 13 (9.56%) Security Cleared
5 12 (8.82%) MCSE
6 10 (7.35%) MCP
7 7 (5.15%) CCA
7 7 (5.15%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (5.15%) CCEA
7 7 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.15%) NCDA
7 7 (5.15%) NCIE
7 7 (5.15%) VCAP
7 7 (5.15%) VTSP
7 7 (5.15%) CCIA
8 6 (4.41%) SC Cleared
8 6 (4.41%) MCSD
8 6 (4.41%) MCDBA
9 4 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.82%) GAMP
2 9 (6.62%) SLA
3 8 (5.88%) QA
4 5 (3.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (25.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.76%) vSphere
4 7 (5.15%) vCloud
4 7 (5.15%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.47%) Xen
7 1 (0.74%) qmail
7 1 (0.74%) Squid
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (5.15%) WSUS
3 6 (4.41%) Netcool
4 4 (2.94%) Plesk
5 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.47%) Nagios
5 2 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.47%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.74%) YUM
6 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.59%) VMware
3 24 (17.65%) Oracle
4 13 (9.56%) EMC
4 13 (9.56%) Cisco
5 10 (7.35%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.62%) Meridio
7 8 (5.88%) Fujitsu
7 8 (5.88%) NetApp
8 7 (5.15%) Citrix
8 7 (5.15%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.94%) Acronis
9 4 (2.94%) Apple
9 4 (2.94%) Symantec
10 3 (2.21%) ESRI
11 2 (1.47%) CommVault
11 2 (1.47%) Borland
11 2 (1.47%) Sybase
12 1 (0.74%) HP
12 1 (0.74%) SonicWALL
Reading, Berkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £36500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago