The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 80 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 40 108 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.17% 5.60% 4.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 15.08% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 79 69
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
645 716 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.96% 37.12% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 528 569 644
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -24 10 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Chester -10 6 £28,250 -31.51%
Northwich - 4 £27,500 -
Knutsford +21 2 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield -2 2 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Crewe -14 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Runcorn - 2 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (82.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (73.13%) SQL
4 37 (55.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (52.24%) Windows
6 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
7 31 (46.27%) .NET
8 30 (44.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (38.81%) C#
10 23 (34.33%) T-SQL
10 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
12 18 (26.87%) Replication
13 17 (25.37%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
16 14 (20.90%) Web Services
16 14 (20.90%) XML
16 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
16 14 (20.90%) Finance
16 14 (20.90%) WCF
17 13 (19.40%) jQuery
17 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
18 12 (17.91%) ITIL
18 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
19 11 (16.42%) HTML
20 10 (14.93%) VMware
20 10 (14.93%) Teradata
20 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
20 10 (14.93%) Change Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) IIS
3 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) Site Server
4 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) VPN
1 5 (7.46%) DNS
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) LAN
2 4 (5.97%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) DHCP
3 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.99%) IPsec
4 2 (2.99%) NAS
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (82.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (55.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (44.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (25.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (14.93%) MySQL
8 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.48%) DTS
10 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.99%) MS Access
11 2 (2.99%) OLAP
11 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
3 11 (16.42%) DBA
3 11 (16.42%) SQL DBA
4 9 (13.43%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) MI Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) IT Support
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Database Developer
9 3 (4.48%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) .NET
2 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
3 14 (20.90%) Web Services
3 14 (20.90%) XML
3 14 (20.90%) WCF
4 13 (19.40%) jQuery
5 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
7 10 (14.93%) CSS
8 9 (13.43%) WPF
9 5 (7.46%) HTML5
9 5 (7.46%) SOAP
10 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
11 3 (4.48%) LINQ
11 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.48%) WinForms
12 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.99%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Replication
2 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.99%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.49%) Linux
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
2 10 (14.93%) Change Management
3 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL V3
5 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.96%) Web Development
7 5 (7.46%) Change Control
7 5 (7.46%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Workflow
8 4 (5.97%) MVC
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.97%) ETL
8 4 (5.97%) System Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (73.13%) SQL
2 26 (38.81%) C#
3 23 (34.33%) T-SQL
4 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
6 7 (10.45%) VB
6 7 (10.45%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.45%) VBA
7 3 (4.48%) PowerHouse
8 2 (2.99%) VB6
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) MCP
4 2 (2.99%) MCPD
4 2 (2.99%) MCTS
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.96%) XenApp
2 5 (7.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (5.97%) Terminal Server
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Legato
2 3 (4.48%) SCCM
3 2 (2.99%) MOM
3 2 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.99%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.99%) SCOM
3 2 (2.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) VMware
2 10 (14.93%) Teradata
3 8 (11.94%) Citrix
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Sencha
7 3 (4.48%) TOWER Software
8 2 (2.99%) Symantec
8 2 (2.99%) Altiris
8 2 (2.99%) Sun
8 2 (2.99%) Infor
9 1 (1.49%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) AppSense
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago