The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 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 2005 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 89 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 39 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 4.79% 4.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 11.08% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 96
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
SQL Server 2005
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
790 686 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.49% 43.23% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 642 602 630
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
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 2005 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Warrington -19 11 £40,000 +9.58%
Macclesfield -17 8 £26,500 -24.28% 2
Crewe +2 4 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Knutsford - 4 £50,000 -
Chester -19 3 £32,500 -5.79%
Runcorn +1 1 £37,500 +15.38%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (73.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (70.33%) SQL
4 35 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 33 (36.26%) .NET
6 28 (30.77%) C#
7 26 (28.57%) Windows
7 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (25.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (25.27%) HTML
10 22 (24.18%) CSS
11 20 (21.98%) Finance
11 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET
11 20 (21.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (19.78%) jQuery
12 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
13 15 (16.48%) XML
13 15 (16.48%) .NET Framework
14 14 (15.38%) Replication
15 13 (14.29%) Web Services
15 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (13.19%) IIS
16 12 (13.19%) VMware
17 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2000
17 11 (12.09%) WCF
18 10 (10.99%) Ajax
18 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (10.99%) MS Office

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (13.19%) IIS
2 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.49%) CMS
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.30%) Site Server
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Office
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) DNS
1 9 (9.89%) SAN
2 5 (5.49%) DHCP
3 3 (3.30%) VPN
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
3 3 (3.30%) WAN
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (73.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (25.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (21.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (7.69%) MS Access
8 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (7.69%) MySQL
9 6 (6.59%) OLTP
9 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
10 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.40%) Big Data
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (3.30%) DTS
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Advertising
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (49.45%) Developer
2 22 (24.18%) DBA
3 17 (18.68%) SQL DBA
4 16 (17.58%) Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) .NET Developer
6 11 (12.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (12.09%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.49%) Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.40%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) .NET
2 23 (25.27%) HTML
3 22 (24.18%) CSS
4 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET
5 18 (19.78%) jQuery
6 15 (16.48%) .NET Framework
6 15 (16.48%) XML
7 13 (14.29%) Web Services
8 11 (12.09%) WCF
9 10 (10.99%) Ajax
10 7 (7.69%) SOAP
11 5 (5.49%) XSLT
12 3 (3.30%) DAO
12 3 (3.30%) ADO
13 2 (2.20%) Silverlight
13 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.20%) HTML5
13 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 2 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Replication
2 9 (9.89%) Clustering
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.59%) Android
5 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.20%) UNIX
7 2 (2.20%) AIX
8 1 (1.10%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (10.99%) ETL
2 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (9.89%) Business Analysis
4 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.79%) Database Security
5 7 (7.69%) UML
5 7 (7.69%) OO
5 7 (7.69%) MVC
6 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.59%) ITIL
6 6 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.59%) Android Development
7 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.49%) OOD
8 4 (4.40%) Document Management
8 4 (4.40%) Web Development
8 4 (4.40%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (70.33%) SQL
2 35 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 28 (30.77%) C#
4 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.40%) C
6 4 (4.40%) VB
7 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.30%) VBA
8 2 (2.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) CCNA
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.20%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) MCITP
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (5.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.40%) Terminal Server
4 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.40%) XenApp
5 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.19%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) Citrix
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle
5 4 (4.40%) HP
6 3 (3.30%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.30%) Cognos
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco
6 3 (3.30%) Sage
6 3 (3.30%) Open Text
7 2 (2.20%) Vertica
7 2 (2.20%) Symantec
7 2 (2.20%) Primavera
7 2 (2.20%) Infor
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Dell
8 1 (1.10%) Sun
8 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.10%) Sencha
8 1 (1.10%) Tableau
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Phonetic Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago