The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 26 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.84% 3.07% 3.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.31% 8.25% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Average salary £35,676 £34,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +16.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £35,650 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
98 97 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.13% 37.16% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 66 65
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 £30,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Chester region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) OLTP
7 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) XSLT
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Site Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (28.57%) MySQL
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) OLTP
6 4 (19.05%) Big Data
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
7 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.76%) VLDB
8 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) DBA
3 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
4 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
6 2 (9.52%) Server Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) XSLT
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Android
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) AIX
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
1 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Android Development
2 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
3 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Vertica
6 1 (4.76%) Teradata
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Dell