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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 125 120 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 15 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.63% 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 2.15% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 65
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £68,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
611 699 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.85% 29.33% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 550 596 774
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Peterborough -3 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 4 (30.77%) Clustering
6 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (30.77%) HP Storage
6 4 (30.77%) Network Management
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) CA
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) ARCserve
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
1 4 (30.77%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Database Security
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) CA