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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 72 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 51 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.86% 4.09% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.75% 10.77% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 75
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
658 659 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.84% 37.96% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 529 557 695
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Chester +9 15 £35,676 +3.40% 1
Macclesfield +1 8 £29,250 -16.42%
Warrington -30 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Knutsford - 7 £50,000 -
Crewe +10 5 £41,250 -13.15%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (69.57%) SQL
4 37 (40.22%) .NET
5 35 (38.04%) T-SQL
6 30 (32.61%) Windows
6 30 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (30.43%) C#
8 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
8 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (27.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
10 20 (21.74%) HTML
10 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 20 (21.74%) Finance
10 20 (21.74%) jQuery
11 19 (20.65%) CSS
12 16 (17.39%) Web Services
12 16 (17.39%) XML
13 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
14 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (15.22%) Replication
15 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (14.13%) ETL
16 12 (13.04%) Visual Studio
17 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
17 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (11.96%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (9.78%) IIS
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.26%) Site Server
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) SAN
2 8 (8.70%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) LAN
3 4 (4.35%) WAN
3 4 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.26%) Firewall
4 3 (3.26%) VPN
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (27.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (9.78%) MySQL
9 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (6.52%) OLTP
10 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
11 4 (4.35%) DTS
11 4 (4.35%) Big Data
12 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
12 3 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.17%) MS Access
13 2 (2.17%) OLAP
13 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Marketing
2 3 (3.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (54.35%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Analyst
3 17 (18.48%) DBA
4 15 (16.30%) SQL DBA
5 13 (14.13%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.96%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (10.87%) Business Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Web Developer
9 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# Developer
11 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
12 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
13 4 (4.35%) MI Analyst
14 3 (3.26%) IT Support
14 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) .NET
2 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 20 (21.74%) HTML
3 20 (21.74%) jQuery
4 19 (20.65%) CSS
5 16 (17.39%) Web Services
5 16 (17.39%) XML
6 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
7 11 (11.96%) WCF
8 8 (8.70%) SOAP
9 6 (6.52%) Ajax
10 5 (5.43%) XSLT
11 3 (3.26%) HTML5
11 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.26%) WinForms
11 3 (3.26%) Classic ASP
12 2 (2.17%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.17%) LINQ
12 2 (2.17%) .NET Remoting
12 2 (2.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Replication
2 9 (9.78%) Clustering
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) CMDB
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
6 1 (1.09%) FMCG
6 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.52%) Android
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.17%) AIX
7 2 (2.17%) UNIX
8 1 (1.09%) Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (14.13%) ETL
3 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 8 (8.70%) Database Security
4 6 (6.52%) MVC
4 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
4 6 (6.52%) ITIL
4 6 (6.52%) UML
4 6 (6.52%) Android Development
5 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.35%) Change Management
6 4 (4.35%) Workflow
6 4 (4.35%) Scrum
6 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (4.35%) iOS Development
7 3 (3.26%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) SQL
2 35 (38.04%) T-SQL
3 28 (30.43%) C#
4 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.52%) VB
7 4 (4.35%) C
8 2 (2.17%) VBA
8 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.17%) VB6
9 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.26%) CCNA
2 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) MCITP
3 1 (1.09%) MCSE
3 1 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.61%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (5.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.35%) Terminal Server
4 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.35%) XenApp
5 3 (3.26%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Legato
1 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) VMware
3 9 (9.78%) Citrix
4 4 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (3.26%) Sencha
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 2 (2.17%) Dell
6 2 (2.17%) Symantec
6 2 (2.17%) Teradata
6 2 (2.17%) Infor
6 2 (2.17%) Vertica
7 1 (1.09%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle
7 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.09%) Sun
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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