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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 95 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 25 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 3.30% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 11.34% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 42
Average salary £33,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
525 441 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.02% 29.11% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 484 387 422
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (35.71%) .NET
5 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (25.00%) VMware
6 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (25.00%) NetApp
6 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 14 (25.00%) Cisco
6 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (23.21%) C#
8 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
9 11 (19.64%) VB
9 11 (19.64%) VB.NET
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (17.86%) MCTS
10 10 (17.86%) MCITP
10 10 (17.86%) HTML
10 10 (17.86%) Windows
10 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) JBoss
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.57%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (14.29%) WAAS
2 6 (10.71%) LAN
2 6 (10.71%) WAN
2 6 (10.71%) SAN
2 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.57%) Extranet
4 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (7.14%) MS Access
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (7.14%) DTS
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.57%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Selenium
1 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
1 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.57%) MorphX
1 2 (3.57%) Subversion
1 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) NUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (10.71%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) DBA
4 8 (14.29%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Storage Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) MI Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Field Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (8.93%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) jQuery
5 6 (10.71%) Ajax
6 4 (7.14%) WCF
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.36%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) LINQ
7 3 (5.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.57%) SOAP
8 2 (3.57%) JMX
8 2 (3.57%) JMS
8 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.57%) WinForms
8 2 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Celerra
1 8 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 5 (8.93%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) Statistics
3 4 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ETL
2 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 5 (8.93%) Workflow
5 5 (8.93%) Web Application Development
6 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL
8 2 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) C#
3 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
3 11 (19.64%) VB
3 11 (19.64%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.93%) PHP
4 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) X++
5 2 (3.57%) VB6
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) MCTS
1 10 (17.86%) MCITP
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.29%) CCIA
2 8 (14.29%) NCDA
2 8 (14.29%) NCIE
2 8 (14.29%) VCAP
2 8 (14.29%) VTSP
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.29%) CCA
2 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (14.29%) CCEA
2 8 (14.29%) MCSE
3 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) OCP
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (1.79%) HND
7 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) vCloud
2 8 (14.29%) vSphere
2 8 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 14 (25.00%) NetApp
2 14 (25.00%) Cisco
3 8 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) EMC
3 8 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.79%) Telerik
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