The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 133 130 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -52
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 250 237 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.03% 1.97% 3.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 7.33% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 219 215 407
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3674 3232 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.88% 26.91% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3170 2862 3431
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,982
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
London

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 492 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 405 (82.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 337 (68.50%) SQL
4 226 (45.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 196 (39.84%) T-SQL
6 193 (39.23%) .NET
7 187 (38.01%) Finance
8 177 (35.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 169 (34.35%) C#
10 168 (34.15%) Microsoft
11 149 (30.28%) Windows
12 106 (21.54%) HTML
13 104 (21.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 100 (20.33%) MS Excel
15 98 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
16 95 (19.31%) ETL
16 95 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
17 93 (18.90%) Data Warehouse
18 90 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
19 86 (17.48%) XML
20 83 (16.87%) CSS
21 82 (16.67%) MVC
22 81 (16.46%) JavaScript
23 80 (16.26%) ASP.NET
24 78 (15.85%) OO
25 75 (15.24%) IIS
26 72 (14.63%) Web Services
27 71 (14.43%) SharePoint
28 70 (14.23%) WCF
29 66 (13.41%) Oracle

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 75 (15.24%) IIS
2 71 (14.43%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (5.08%) CMS
4 25 (5.08%) Umbraco
5 18 (3.66%) MS Exchange
5 18 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.42%) Apache
11 7 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.61%) WordPress
13 2 (0.41%) Documentum
13 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 100 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.52%) MS Office
3 18 (3.66%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (3.05%) SAP Business One
2 10 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.83%) Maximo
4 8 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.42%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (1.22%) nopCommerce
7 3 (0.61%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.41%) TrackWise
9 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.20%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.20%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.61%) Office 365
1 3 (0.61%) IaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Pure360
2 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.30%) DNS
2 24 (4.88%) SAN
3 21 (4.27%) DHCP
4 20 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.25%) Intranet
5 16 (3.25%) Internet
6 10 (2.03%) FTP
7 8 (1.63%) LAN
7 8 (1.63%) SSL
7 8 (1.63%) SSH
8 7 (1.42%) Extranet
8 7 (1.42%) WAN
9 6 (1.22%) HTTP
10 5 (1.02%) VoIP
10 5 (1.02%) VPN
11 4 (0.81%) LDAP
11 4 (0.81%) Wireless
12 2 (0.41%) IPsec
12 2 (0.41%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 405 (82.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 226 (45.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 177 (35.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (21.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 95 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 93 (18.90%) Data Warehouse
8 54 (10.98%) Relational Database
9 36 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 36 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 33 (6.71%) DTS
11 32 (6.50%) OLAP
12 24 (4.88%) Oracle Database
13 23 (4.67%) MS Access
14 18 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 18 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (3.25%) RDBMS
16 14 (2.85%) OLTP
16 14 (2.85%) MySQL
17 9 (1.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 62 (12.60%) Visual Studio
2 43 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (6.91%) NUnit
4 17 (3.46%) JIRA
5 12 (2.44%) Subversion
6 10 (2.03%) MSTest
7 8 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (0.81%) Trac
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.41%) Moq
11 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.20%) Selenium
11 1 (0.20%) Expression Web
11 1 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.20%) ERwin
11 1 (0.20%) FrontPage
General
1 187 (38.01%) Finance
2 48 (9.76%) Banking
3 22 (4.47%) Advertising
4 19 (3.86%) Retail
5 14 (2.85%) Law
6 13 (2.64%) Front Office
6 13 (2.64%) Back Office
6 13 (2.64%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.64%) Marketing
7 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.22%) Legal
8 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 235 (47.76%) Developer
2 97 (19.72%) Analyst
3 75 (15.24%) DBA
4 73 (14.84%) C# Developer
5 66 (13.41%) SQL DBA
6 47 (9.55%) Administrator
7 46 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 42 (8.54%) SQL Developer
9 39 (7.93%) .NET Developer
10 35 (7.11%) Support Analyst
11 34 (6.91%) Consultant
12 32 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 28 (5.69%) Applications Support
14 27 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
15 25 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
16 23 (4.67%) Web Developer
17 22 (4.47%) Technical Consultant
18 19 (3.86%) Technical Support
18 19 (3.86%) Support Consultant
18 19 (3.86%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (39.23%) .NET
2 106 (21.54%) HTML
3 86 (17.48%) XML
4 83 (16.87%) CSS
5 80 (16.26%) ASP.NET
6 72 (14.63%) Web Services
7 70 (14.23%) WCF
8 62 (12.60%) .NET Framework
9 42 (8.54%) Ajax
10 31 (6.30%) WPF
11 29 (5.89%) jQuery
11 29 (5.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 27 (5.49%) MDX
13 21 (4.27%) XSLT
13 21 (4.27%) HTML5
14 17 (3.46%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 15 (3.05%) WinForms
16 10 (2.03%) Middleware
16 10 (2.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.72%) Clustering
2 37 (7.52%) Replication
3 21 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.03%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.63%) Statistics
7 7 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.81%) Social Media
9 4 (0.81%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.81%) Equities
10 3 (0.61%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.61%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.61%) Wiki
11 2 (0.41%) Blog
11 2 (0.41%) Life Science
11 2 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 149 (30.28%) Windows
2 65 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (6.71%) Linux
6 20 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.25%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.63%) UNIX
9 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.81%) Android
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.41%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (19.31%) ETL
3 90 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (16.67%) MVC
5 78 (15.85%) OO
6 63 (12.80%) TDD
7 49 (9.96%) E-Commerce
8 48 (9.76%) SOA
9 40 (8.13%) Data Analysis
9 40 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (6.71%) Software Engineering
11 32 (6.50%) Unit Testing
12 31 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (5.49%) ITIL
13 27 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (4.67%) Data Modelling
14 23 (4.67%) Dimensional Modelling
15 22 (4.47%) Release Management
16 21 (4.27%) Scrum
16 21 (4.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 337 (68.50%) SQL
2 196 (39.84%) T-SQL
3 169 (34.35%) C#
4 81 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 34 (6.91%) VBA
6 32 (6.50%) Java
7 30 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 25 (5.08%) VB
9 18 (3.66%) VBScript
10 17 (3.46%) XPath
11 16 (3.25%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.85%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.64%) PHP
14 10 (2.03%) Perl
15 6 (1.22%) C++
15 6 (1.22%) VC++
15 6 (1.22%) F#
15 6 (1.22%) IronPython
16 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (11.79%) Degree
2 50 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (7.11%) MCITP
4 23 (4.67%) MCTS
5 16 (3.25%) MCSE
6 6 (1.22%) MCDBA
7 5 (1.02%) MCP
8 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) HP APS
9 2 (0.41%) MCSA
10 1 (0.20%) MCAD
10 1 (0.20%) CCNA
10 1 (0.20%) ISEB
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.49%) QA
2 9 (1.83%) SLA
3 5 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.81%) HL7
5 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) Basel III
System Software
1 38 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 31 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.03%) XenApp
5 9 (1.83%) Terminal Server
6 7 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.02%) vSphere
7 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (1.83%) SCCM
2 5 (1.02%) Dollar Universe
3 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.61%) WSUS
4 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.41%) Control-M
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) OVSD
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.20%) OpenView
6 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.20%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 168 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 66 (13.41%) Oracle
3 48 (9.76%) VMware
4 26 (5.28%) Citrix
5 22 (4.47%) SAP
5 22 (4.47%) Informatica
6 20 (4.07%) Business Objects
7 18 (3.66%) IBM
8 16 (3.25%) Trillium
8 16 (3.25%) DataFlux
9 15 (3.05%) Sun
9 15 (3.05%) Infor
10 13 (2.64%) Cognos
11 11 (2.24%) Cisco
11 11 (2.24%) FactSet
12 9 (1.83%) Sitecore
12 9 (1.83%) NetApp
13 8 (1.63%) Sybase
13 8 (1.63%) DevExpress
14 7 (1.42%) HP
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