The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 46 51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 3.92% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 13.61% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 4
Average salary - £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
SQL Server 2005
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
190 191 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.66% 28.81% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 160 172 97
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £36,391
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +1.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Production DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Production DBA
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft