The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 121 111 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.23% 1.01% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 3.62% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 43
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £19,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
625 691 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.23% 27.96% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 589 571 598
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 2 £43,000 -7.52%
Huntingdon -6 2 £35,250 -18.96%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) CA
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
1 6 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Server Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) HP Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Database Security
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) CA
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix