The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 102 111 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 10 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.55% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.90% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 52
Average salary £30,000 £44,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.58% +48.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
396 526 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.70% 29.19% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 351 464 543
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) OLTP
7 1 (12.50%) Intranet
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) OLAP
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) MDX
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
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