The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 109 111 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 1.08% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 4.08% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £31,100 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
458 564 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.40% 26.48% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 400 478 536
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (72.41%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (37.93%) .NET
6 11 (37.93%) IIS
6 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) jQuery
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
7 10 (34.48%) C#
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (27.59%) Automotive
8 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
8 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
8 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) MVC
9 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (20.69%) MCTS
10 6 (20.69%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (37.93%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) OpenEdge
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) LAN
1 5 (17.24%) WAN
1 5 (17.24%) Kerberos
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) CTI
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (10.34%) MS Access
10 2 (6.90%) MySQL
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (3.45%) OLAP
11 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
11 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (27.59%) Automotive
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) MI Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.90%) IFS Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IFS Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) jQuery
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
5 5 (17.24%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) Classic ASP
5 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) MSMQ
8 2 (6.90%) XHTML
8 2 (6.90%) JSF
8 2 (6.90%) JSON
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
9 1 (3.45%) MDX
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 5 (17.24%) Web Development
2 5 (17.24%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) WFM
3 3 (10.34%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) MCTS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCP
3 5 (17.24%) MCAD
3 5 (17.24%) MCSD
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenServer
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
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