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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 116 79 49
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 2.45% 4.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 6.22% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 69
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
628 756 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.18% 39.44% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 537 604 570
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 £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +1 7 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford 0 4 £46,000 -8.00%
Macclesfield +12 2 £45,000 +63.63%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) C#
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (35.48%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) Internet
8 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) jQuery
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
9 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
9 8 (25.81%) Finance
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle 9iAS
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle
9 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
10 7 (22.58%) Web Services
10 7 (22.58%) HTML5
10 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (25.81%) Oracle 9iAS
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (9.68%) Lync
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) Intranet
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (67.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
6 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (9.68%) MySQL
8 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) DBA
3 10 (32.26%) Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) SQL DBA
6 5 (16.13%) Applications Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior DBA
8 3 (9.68%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Database Manager
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
5 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) Ajax
8 4 (12.90%) CAML
8 4 (12.90%) XSLT
8 4 (12.90%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) WebCenter
10 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.45%) LINQ
10 2 (6.45%) XHTML
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Life Science
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
1 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) ETL
3 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.90%) SDLC
4 4 (12.90%) Content Management
4 4 (12.90%) Release Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Prolog
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) OCP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) CommVault
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Ektron
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago