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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 99 83 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 22 44 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.32% 2.40% 4.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 6.56% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 63
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -19.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
523 671 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.28% 36.61% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 432 532 534
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +18 14 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Macclesfield +2 1 £30,000 -1.63%
Crewe -8 1 £37,500 -16.66%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (80.00%) SQL
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (34.29%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (31.43%) .NET
10 10 (28.57%) C#
10 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (28.57%) MCITP
11 9 (25.71%) HTML
11 9 (25.71%) MCDBA
12 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
12 8 (22.86%) Oracle
12 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
13 7 (20.00%) HTML5
13 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (20.00%) VB
14 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
15 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
15 5 (14.29%) Android
15 5 (14.29%) Replication
15 5 (14.29%) MySQL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 4 (11.43%) Oracle 9iAS
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (14.29%) MySQL
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.57%) DTS
9 1 (2.86%) Big Data
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.86%) OLTP
9 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) DBA
2 15 (42.86%) Administrator
3 13 (37.14%) Developer
3 13 (37.14%) SQL DBA
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) WCF
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) XHTML
7 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) LINQ
7 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.86%) CSS3
8 1 (2.86%) WebCenter
8 1 (2.86%) Ajax
8 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (14.29%) Replication
3 4 (11.43%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.86%) Life Science
6 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 5 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) SUSE
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) OOP
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (28.57%) MCITP
3 9 (25.71%) MCDBA
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) OCP
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Ektron
4 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.86%) CommVault
Northwich
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago