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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 111 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 25 74 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 4.51% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 10.59% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 69 133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
730 699 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.11% 42.62% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 615 602 632
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 £29,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Macclesfield -12 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Warrington -13 6 £42,500 +18.88% 1
Crewe +2 5 £33,750 -15.62%
Chester -12 1 £30,000 -13.04%
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (77.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (72.37%) SQL
4 33 (43.42%) T-SQL
5 28 (36.84%) .NET
6 23 (30.26%) C#
7 21 (27.63%) HTML
7 21 (27.63%) CSS
8 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
9 18 (23.68%) Windows
10 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (21.05%) jQuery
11 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
12 15 (19.74%) Replication
12 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
13 13 (17.11%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (17.11%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) XML
14 11 (14.47%) Web Services
14 11 (14.47%) Ajax
14 11 (14.47%) WCF
15 10 (13.16%) Clustering
15 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (13.16%) ETL
16 9 (11.84%) SAN
16 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.58%) IIS
2 4 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle 9iAS
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) SAN
2 5 (6.58%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (77.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.21%) MySQL
5 7 (9.21%) MS Access
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.89%) OLTP
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.26%) Big Data
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.95%) DTS
9 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Subversion
1 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Advertising
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) DBA
3 19 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 11 (14.47%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Administrator
9 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) .NET
2 21 (27.63%) HTML
2 21 (27.63%) CSS
3 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 16 (21.05%) jQuery
5 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
6 13 (17.11%) XML
7 11 (14.47%) Web Services
7 11 (14.47%) Ajax
7 11 (14.47%) WCF
8 8 (10.53%) SOAP
9 4 (5.26%) XSLT
10 3 (3.95%) ADO
10 3 (3.95%) DAO
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.95%) HTML5
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Replication
2 10 (13.16%) Clustering
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Android
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) UNIX
5 2 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (13.16%) ETL
3 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.53%) Database Security
4 8 (10.53%) MVC
4 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.21%) UML
5 7 (9.21%) OO
6 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.58%) Android Development
8 4 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.26%) Web Development
8 4 (5.26%) Document Management
8 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) OOD
9 3 (3.95%) ERP
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL
9 3 (3.95%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) SQL
2 33 (43.42%) T-SQL
3 23 (30.26%) C#
4 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) VBA
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.95%) C
7 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) Sage
4 3 (3.95%) Cognos
4 3 (3.95%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (3.95%) Open Text
5 2 (2.63%) Vertica
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Symantec
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) Primavera
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Dell
6 1 (1.32%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (1.32%) Tableau
6 1 (1.32%) Sencha
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago