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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 102 96 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.59% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 3.47% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 16
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% +5.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,100 £27,473
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £36,800 £40,000
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
371 346 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.77% 23.38% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 313 308 634
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) C#
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 3 (21.43%) MCSA
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
10 2 (14.29%) MS Office
10 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 2 (14.29%) PHP
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) SAN
10 2 (14.29%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DMZ
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
3 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Websense
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) FalconStor
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago