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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 86 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 0.85% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.05% 2.17% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 16
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £29,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
393 553 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.47% 39.00% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 338 508 523
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 6 £39,000 -
Northwich +4 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Macclesfield -10 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Nantwich - 1 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 29 (93.55%) .NET
3 25 (80.65%) VB.NET
4 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
7 10 (32.26%) High Availability
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
9 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) Advertising
10 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) Marketing
11 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (12.90%) XML
11 4 (12.90%) Document Composition
12 3 (9.68%) Full Text Search
12 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.68%) ETL Development
12 3 (9.68%) PHP
12 3 (9.68%) MySQL
12 3 (9.68%) ETL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Advertising
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 13 (41.94%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Applications Developer
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) DBA
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Senior DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Senior SQL DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Report Writer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) High Availability
2 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) Document Composition
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) ETL Development
4 3 (9.68%) Full Text Search
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 25 (80.65%) VB.NET
3 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) NetApp
2 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
2 1 (3.23%) VMware