The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 107 118 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -56
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 19 12 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.61% 3.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 2.06% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 63
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,800 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server 2005
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
632 582 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.92% 29.79% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 569 530 564
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (76.47%) SQL
4 19 (55.88%) T-SQL
4 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (32.35%) .NET
8 11 (32.35%) Finance
8 11 (32.35%) Clustering
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
12 7 (20.59%) Patch Management
12 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
12 7 (20.59%) ETL
12 7 (20.59%) C#
12 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (17.65%) OLAP
13 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (17.65%) MDX
14 5 (14.71%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (8.82%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) NAS
2 3 (8.82%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (17.65%) OLAP
8 5 (14.71%) OLTP
9 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (5.88%) Biml
11 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) DBA
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
1 12 (35.29%) SQL DBA
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Development Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Database Developer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) MDX
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.59%) ETL
3 7 (20.59%) Patch Management
4 6 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.82%) Case Management
6 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.82%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.82%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) iManage
4 3 (8.82%) Infoblox
4 3 (8.82%) Intel Security
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper
4 3 (8.82%) LANDesk
4 3 (8.82%) LexisNexis
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Avaya
5 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint