The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 172 161 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -96
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 146 167 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.42% 1.61% 3.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.42% 5.90% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 137 154 393
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2693 2830 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.16% 27.30% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2477 2902
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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.

1 285 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 246 (86.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 200 (70.18%) SQL
4 146 (51.23%) Microsoft
5 134 (47.02%) .NET
6 117 (41.05%) C#
7 111 (38.95%) Windows
8 98 (34.39%) T-SQL
9 89 (31.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 87 (30.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 86 (30.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 79 (27.72%) Finance
13 66 (23.16%) JavaScript
13 66 (23.16%) Active Directory
14 65 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 65 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 64 (22.46%) Web Services
16 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET
17 58 (20.35%) Data Warehouse
17 58 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (20.00%) ETL
19 53 (18.60%) IIS
19 53 (18.60%) WCF
20 48 (16.84%) MS Excel
20 48 (16.84%) SharePoint
20 48 (16.84%) CSS
21 43 (15.09%) ITIL
22 40 (14.04%) HTML
23 39 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
24 38 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 53 (18.60%) IIS
2 48 (16.84%) SharePoint
3 28 (9.82%) MS Exchange
4 25 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (8.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.61%) SharePoint Server
8 14 (4.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.40%) Apache
11 4 (1.40%) WorkSite
12 3 (1.05%) Node.js
12 3 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.70%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Foundation
14 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.16%) MS Office
3 7 (2.46%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 3 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.47%) DNS
1 27 (9.47%) SAN
2 24 (8.42%) DHCP
3 18 (6.32%) VPN
4 17 (5.96%) TCP/IP
5 16 (5.61%) LAN
5 16 (5.61%) WAN
6 14 (4.91%) Firewall
7 7 (2.46%) Internet
8 6 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.40%) SSL
10 3 (1.05%) LDAP
10 3 (1.05%) ADSL
10 3 (1.05%) Wireless
11 2 (0.70%) HTTP
12 1 (0.35%) NAS
12 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 246 (86.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (31.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (30.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 65 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (20.35%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (9.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 16 (5.61%) DTS
10 12 (4.21%) Oracle Database
11 10 (3.51%) SSDT
11 10 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (2.81%) OLAP
14 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
15 6 (2.11%) RDBMS
16 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
16 5 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
17 4 (1.40%) MS Access
17 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.72%) Subversion
3 21 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (6.67%) NUnit
5 14 (4.91%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 11 (3.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (2.81%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (2.46%) MSTest
9 3 (1.05%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.35%) GitLab
10 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 79 (27.72%) Finance
2 18 (6.32%) Banking
3 17 (5.96%) Marketing
4 14 (4.91%) Advertising
5 13 (4.56%) Retail
6 11 (3.86%) Law
6 11 (3.86%) Front Office
7 10 (3.51%) Back Office
8 7 (2.46%) Legal
8 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 121 (42.46%) Developer
2 62 (21.75%) Analyst
3 38 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 36 (12.63%) Senior Developer
5 29 (10.18%) Technical Support
5 29 (10.18%) Applications Support
6 28 (9.82%) SQL Developer
7 26 (9.12%) Architect
8 24 (8.42%) C# Developer
9 22 (7.72%) Technical Analyst
9 22 (7.72%) Technical Architect
10 21 (7.37%) DBA
10 21 (7.37%) Applications Support Analyst
10 21 (7.37%) Technical Support Analyst
11 18 (6.32%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (6.32%) SQL DBA
12 15 (5.26%) Programmer
13 13 (4.56%) .NET Programmer
14 12 (4.21%) Consultant
14 12 (4.21%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (47.02%) .NET
2 64 (22.46%) Web Services
3 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET
4 53 (18.60%) WCF
5 48 (16.84%) CSS
6 40 (14.04%) HTML
7 35 (12.28%) XML
7 35 (12.28%) jQuery
8 31 (10.88%) Ajax
9 28 (9.82%) WPF
10 21 (7.37%) HTML5
11 16 (5.61%) .NET Framework
12 14 (4.91%) AngularJS
13 13 (4.56%) Silverlight
13 13 (4.56%) Ember.js
13 13 (4.56%) Backbone.js
14 9 (3.16%) MDX
14 9 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.81%) CSS3
16 7 (2.46%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.63%) Clustering
2 35 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 13 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.75%) Replication
8 4 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.05%) PMI
10 2 (0.70%) GIS
10 2 (0.70%) Derivative
10 2 (0.70%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.70%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.35%) Open Source
11 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.35%) Online Games
11 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 111 (38.95%) Windows
2 86 (30.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (9.47%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.56%) Android
7 11 (3.86%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.81%) Linux
9 7 (2.46%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.46%) UNIX
10 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.05%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.35%) CentOS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (20.00%) ETL
3 43 (15.09%) ITIL
4 39 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (13.33%) OO
6 36 (12.63%) Change Management
7 31 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (9.12%) MVC
9 24 (8.42%) System Testing
9 24 (8.42%) TDD
10 23 (8.07%) Dimensional Modelling
10 23 (8.07%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (7.37%) Scrum
12 20 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (6.32%) Release Management
14 16 (5.61%) Business Analysis
14 16 (5.61%) Software Engineering
15 15 (5.26%) E-Commerce
16 14 (4.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 13 (4.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 200 (70.18%) SQL
2 117 (41.05%) C#
3 98 (34.39%) T-SQL
4 66 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.72%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.37%) XPath
7 16 (5.61%) VBA
8 14 (4.91%) VB
9 11 (3.86%) PHP
10 7 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.46%) VBScript
11 6 (2.11%) Java
12 5 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.40%) Perl
14 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.05%) C++
14 3 (1.05%) VC++
14 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (4.91%) Degree
2 9 (3.16%) MCITP
2 9 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.16%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.46%) MCTS
4 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.70%) MCSE
5 2 (0.70%) MCP
5 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.35%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.35%) CISSP
6 1 (0.35%) CISA
6 1 (0.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) SLA
2 5 (1.75%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (23.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.56%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.81%) vSphere
5 5 (1.75%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.40%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.05%) XenApp
8 2 (0.70%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.35%) Xen
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.81%) SCCM
2 5 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.40%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (1.40%) WMI
3 4 (1.40%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.05%) OpenView
4 3 (1.05%) OVSD
5 2 (0.70%) WSUS
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.35%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.35%) Plesk
6 1 (0.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.35%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.35%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 146 (51.23%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.58%) VMware
3 23 (8.07%) NetApp
4 19 (6.67%) Oracle
5 14 (4.91%) HP
6 12 (4.21%) Cisco
7 8 (2.81%) Citrix
8 6 (2.11%) Dell
8 6 (2.11%) SAP
9 4 (1.40%) Remedy
9 4 (1.40%) Veritas
9 4 (1.40%) BMC
10 3 (1.05%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.05%) Sybase
10 3 (1.05%) Cognos
10 3 (1.05%) Sun
10 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.05%) Apple
10 3 (1.05%) Informatica
10 3 (1.05%) Open Text
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARM Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago