The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 122 95 54
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -41
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 105 144 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.78% 2.71% 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 9.49% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 84 129 227
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1458 1517 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.78% 28.50% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1296 1582
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 25 £42,500 +6.25%
Reading -23 20 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Bracknell +21 14 £38,500 -26.66%
Thatcham - 6 £25,000 -
Wokingham - 4 £42,500 - 3
Newbury -4 2 £25,000 -
Maidenhead -26 2 £44,500 -8.71% 1
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 177 (81.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 135 (62.50%) Windows
4 120 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 99 (45.83%) SQL
5 99 (45.83%) .NET
6 92 (42.59%) C#
7 91 (42.13%) ASP.NET
8 71 (32.87%) IIS
8 71 (32.87%) VMware
9 62 (28.70%) MS Excel
10 61 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (25.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (24.54%) T-SQL
13 49 (22.69%) MySQL
13 49 (22.69%) Active Directory
14 47 (21.76%) Linux
15 45 (20.83%) XML
16 44 (20.37%) PHP
17 43 (19.91%) WCF
18 42 (19.44%) Degree
19 41 (18.98%) CMS
20 39 (18.06%) HTML
20 39 (18.06%) Apache
20 39 (18.06%) Plesk
21 38 (17.59%) WordPress
21 38 (17.59%) Drupal
21 38 (17.59%) Alfresco
21 38 (17.59%) Migration
22 37 (17.13%) MVC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 71 (32.87%) IIS
2 41 (18.98%) CMS
3 39 (18.06%) Apache
4 38 (17.59%) WordPress
4 38 (17.59%) Drupal
4 38 (17.59%) Alfresco
5 32 (14.81%) MS Exchange
6 27 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (12.50%) nginx
7 26 (12.04%) SharePoint
8 14 (6.48%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (5.09%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (28.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.24%) Office 365
3 6 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.04%) SAN
2 25 (11.57%) LAN
2 25 (11.57%) WAN
3 23 (10.65%) FTP
4 19 (8.80%) Firewall
5 16 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.94%) DNS
7 13 (6.02%) VPN
8 7 (3.24%) iSCSI
8 7 (3.24%) LDAP
8 7 (3.24%) DHCP
9 6 (2.78%) Internet
10 4 (1.85%) Intranet
11 2 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.93%) HTTP
11 2 (0.93%) Extranet
11 2 (0.93%) NAS
12 1 (0.46%) 4G
12 1 (0.46%) Broadband
12 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 177 (81.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (22.69%) MySQL
4 36 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 31 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.70%) IDOL
10 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.93%) OLAP
13 2 (0.93%) EDRMS
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.46%) Big Data
14 1 (0.46%) DTS
14 1 (0.46%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 28 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.80%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (3.24%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.31%) Subversion
6 2 (0.93%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 18 (8.33%) Finance
2 11 (5.09%) Marketing
3 10 (4.63%) Retail
3 10 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.46%) Legal
4 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (47.22%) Developer
2 39 (18.06%) .NET Developer
3 33 (15.28%) Administrator
4 31 (14.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (11.57%) C# Developer
5 25 (11.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (7.41%) Web Developer
9 15 (6.94%) DBA
9 15 (6.94%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Support Engineer
10 13 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
11 12 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.56%) SQL DBA
11 12 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Linux Support
12 10 (4.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (45.83%) .NET
2 91 (42.13%) ASP.NET
3 45 (20.83%) XML
4 43 (19.91%) WCF
5 39 (18.06%) HTML
6 34 (15.74%) CSS
7 29 (13.43%) Ajax
8 28 (12.96%) jQuery
9 27 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (11.57%) Web Services
11 22 (10.19%) .NET Framework
12 19 (8.80%) COM
13 18 (8.33%) HTML5
14 15 (6.94%) XSL
15 14 (6.48%) LINQ
15 14 (6.48%) AppFabric
16 13 (6.02%) CSS3
17 11 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 11 (5.09%) Silverlight
18 10 (4.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Replication
2 14 (6.48%) Clustering
3 13 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.24%) iPhone
6 7 (3.24%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.24%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.24%) PKI
7 5 (2.31%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.39%) RIA
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.46%) IVR
10 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.46%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 135 (62.50%) Windows
2 55 (25.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (21.76%) Linux
4 36 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (15.28%) Ubuntu
5 33 (15.28%) CentOS
6 22 (10.19%) Windows XP
7 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.17%) UNIX
9 8 (3.70%) Android
10 7 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.24%) Windows Phone
10 7 (3.24%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.24%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.24%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.31%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.31%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.93%) Solaris
13 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.59%) Migration
2 37 (17.13%) MVC
3 30 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (10.19%) SOA
5 19 (8.80%) OO
6 16 (7.41%) TDD
6 16 (7.41%) ITIL
7 14 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (6.02%) ETL
9 12 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 12 (5.56%) OOP
10 10 (4.63%) Web Development
10 10 (4.63%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (4.17%) UML
12 8 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.70%) Software Engineering
12 8 (3.70%) Product Management
13 7 (3.24%) Time Management
13 7 (3.24%) Performance Testing
13 7 (3.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.83%) SQL
2 92 (42.59%) C#
3 53 (24.54%) T-SQL
4 44 (20.37%) PHP
5 36 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 28 (12.96%) Python
6 28 (12.96%) Perl
7 19 (8.80%) VB.NET
8 15 (6.94%) VBScript
8 15 (6.94%) VB
9 8 (3.70%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.78%) Java
11 5 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.39%) Lua
13 1 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (19.44%) Degree
2 14 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.02%) MCP
3 13 (6.02%) MCITP
4 11 (5.09%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.24%) GNVQ
5 7 (3.24%) ACSP
5 7 (3.24%) CCNA
5 7 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.24%) MCSE
5 7 (3.24%) CEH
6 6 (2.78%) MCTS
6 6 (2.78%) MCDBA
6 6 (2.78%) MCSD
7 5 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.31%) CISSP
7 5 (2.31%) HND
8 3 (1.39%) CISA
8 3 (1.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.81%) SLA
2 6 (2.78%) GAMP
3 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.93%) GPG13
5 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 61 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (22.69%) Active Directory
3 35 (16.20%) vSphere
4 23 (10.65%) VMware ESX
5 17 (7.87%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.39%) IAG
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (18.06%) Plesk
2 9 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (3.24%) Netcool
4 5 (2.31%) SCCM
4 5 (2.31%) Nagios
5 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 120 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 71 (32.87%) VMware
3 33 (15.28%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (10.65%) Cisco
6 16 (7.41%) SonicWALL
6 16 (7.41%) Oracle
7 10 (4.63%) Fujitsu
7 10 (4.63%) Meridio
8 9 (4.17%) HP
9 8 (3.70%) IBM
10 7 (3.24%) Dell KACE
10 7 (3.24%) Acronis
10 7 (3.24%) Symantec
10 7 (3.24%) EMC
10 7 (3.24%) Apple
11 2 (0.93%) Sybase
11 2 (0.93%) Dell
11 2 (0.93%) Borland
12 1 (0.46%) Hyperion
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