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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 104 98 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -56
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 22 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 1.36% 6.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.46% 3.83% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 97
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £46,500
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
609 575 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.17% 35.63% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 503 468 571
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +9 9 £38,500 -9.41% 2
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
5 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
8 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) C#
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) MCDBA
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (23.53%) MCITP
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
13 6 (17.65%) Oracle
13 6 (17.65%) WCF
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (14.71%) Replication
14 5 (14.71%) CSS
14 5 (14.71%) HTML
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (14.71%) Migration
15 4 (11.76%) MVC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle 9iAS
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (11.76%) MySQL
8 4 (11.76%) DTS
8 4 (11.76%) MS Access
8 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.94%) OLTP
10 1 (2.94%) Big Data
10 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) DBA
2 13 (38.24%) Developer
3 11 (32.35%) SQL DBA
4 9 (26.47%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Access Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Server Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Technical Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) WCF
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) DAO
6 3 (8.82%) ADO
6 3 (8.82%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) Ajax
7 2 (5.88%) WPF
7 2 (5.88%) LINQ
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) SUSE
2 3 (8.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) OO
3 4 (11.76%) MVC
3 4 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) OOP
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) Document Management
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
3 9 (26.47%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) VBA
5 3 (8.82%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) MCDBA
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (23.53%) MCITP
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (8.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Primavera
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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