The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 114 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 2.47% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 7.19% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 41 36
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £31,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
513 570 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.77% 34.38% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 436 525 457
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (60.00%) .NET
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) DTS
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (40.00%) Database Security
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle
7 6 (40.00%) Clustering
8 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (33.33%) VB
8 5 (33.33%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (26.67%) Project Management
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (20.00%) Workflow
10 3 (20.00%) MCSE
10 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) DTS
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) WPF
3 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) WSDL
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Database Security
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VB
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Motorola
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