The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 129 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2000 2 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 1.89% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 4.47% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 39
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% -31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £35,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.95% -10.66%
SQL Server 2000
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
737 693 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.24% 42.33% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 618 600 637
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Cheshire region.

SQL Server 2000 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Macclesfield +3 1 £41,500 +38.33%
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2000
North West

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2000 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 2000.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (50.00%) OLTP
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (33.33%) Big Data
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (33.33%) .NET
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (33.33%) Replication
8 3 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) ETL

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2000 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 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (50.00%) OLTP
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) Big Data
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (16.67%) DTS
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
9 1 (8.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
2 7 (58.33%) Developer
3 6 (50.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Server Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) ADO
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Vertica